Kenneth Faried 2021 – Net Worth, Salary, Records, and Endorsements


Kenneth Faried is an American basketball player and here is more about his net worth, salary, records, and endorsements

Kenneth Faried is a professional basketball player who is best known for his playing stint with the Denver Nuggets. Let’s know more about Faried’s life, career, net worth, etc.

Kenneth Faried Facts

Birth PlaceNewark, New Jersey
Father’s NameKenneth Lewis
Mother’s NameWaudda Faried
Star SignScorpio
CollegeMorehead State University (2007-2011)
Net Worth (2021)$1 million – $5 million
Date of BirthNovember 19, 1989
Height (ft)6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Weight (kg)100 kgs (220 lbs)
NBA Draft Year2011
NBA Draft PickRound 1/ Pick: 22nd overall
Playing Career2011-present
PositionPower forward / Center
TeamsDenver Nuggets (2011–2018)
Brooklyn Nets (2018–2019)
Houston Rockets (2019)
Zhejiang Lions (2019)
Wife/GirlfriendRebekah McCarty
ChildrenKyra Faried
Kenneth Faried has a net worth somewhere between $1m-$5m
Feb 11, 2019; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Rockets forward Kenneth Faried (35) reacts after a play during the second quarter against the Dallas Mavericks at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

Kenneth Faried Career

Kenneth Bernard Faried Lewis a.k.a Kenneth Faried was the 2011, Round 1, 22nd overall draft pick by the Denver Nuggets. Faried plays in the position of Power forward / Center and he enjoys the nickname of “The Manimal.”

In his rookie NBA year, that is 2011-12 season, Faried played in 46 games, averaging 10.2 points per game and 7.7 rebounds per game in 22.5 minutes. Consequently, for his rookie year performance, Faried finished third in NBA Rookie of the Year voting and was also named to the 2012 NBA All-Rookie First Team.

Then, on October 8, 2014, Faried signed a multi-year contract extension with the Nuggets. However, Faried gradually became a bench player for the Nuggets and on July 13, 2018, Faried was traded to the Brooklyn Nets. Notably, on January 19, 2019, he was waived by the Nets.

Subsequently, on January 21, 2019, Faried signed with the Houston Rockets. Next, on November 6, 2019, Faried was reported to have signed with the Zhejiang Lions, a Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) team.

Recently, on August 3, 2021, Faried was included in the active roster of the Portland Trail Blazers for playing the 2021 NBA Summer League.

Kenneth Faried has a net worth somewhere between $1m-$5m
10 February 2013: Denver Nuggets small forward Kenneth Faried (35) rests during the Boston Celtics 118-114 3OT victory over the Denver Nuggets at the TD Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

Kenneth Faried Achievements

  • NBA All-Rookie First Team (2012)
  • NBA Community Assist Award (2013)
  • J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award (2013)
  • Consensus second-team All-American (2011)
  • NABC Defensive Player of the Year (2011)
  • 2× OVC Player of the Year (2010, 2011)
  • NCAA rebounding leader (2011)
  • Gold at 2014 Spain World Cup
Kenneth Faried has a net worth somewhere between $1m-$5m
Mar 21, 2014: Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried 35 during an NBA Basketball Herren USA game between the Denver Nuggets and the Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, TX.

Kenneth Faried Net Worth and Salary

According to sources, Faried is reported to have an estimated net worth between $1 million to $5 million as of 2021. Most of his net worth is acquired from his salary and various endorsements.

Furthermore, according to hoopshype, till now, Faried has earned around $57 million ($61 million after inflation adjustment) in salary.

While playing for the Houston Rockets, in the 2018-19 season, Faried earned an annual salary of $928,737 ($950,143 after inflation adjustment).

Kenneth Faried Personal Life

Born in Newark, New Jersey, 31-year-old Faried is the son of Kenneth Lewis and Waudda Faried. On the other hand, there is no information available about Faried’s siblings.

Furthermore, there is no information available about Faried’s current relationship status. However, Faried has a daughter named Kyra Faried with his former partner, Rebekah McCarty. Some even speculate that Rebekah McCarty is still Faried’s girlfriend.

Kenneth Faried has a net worth somewhere between $1m-$5m
Barcelona, 11.09.2014 – WM 2014 – USA vs Litauen – Kenneth Faried

Kenneth Faried Endorsements

Currently, there is no information available about Faried’s endorsement deals.

It can be assumed that Faried’s net worth is mostly acquired from his salary as an NBA player.

FAQs about Kenneth Faried

What is the age of Kenneth Faried?
Kenneth Faried is 31 years old and he was born on November 19, 1989.
What is the net worth of Kenneth Faried?
Kenneth Faried has a net worth somewhere between $1 million to $5 million.
Where was Kenneth Faried born?
Kenneth Faried was born in Newark, New Jersey.
In which year was Kenneth Faried drafted?
Kenneth Faried was drafted in the year 2011/ Round 1/ Pick: 22nd overall.
In what position does Kenneth Faried play?
Kenneth Faried plays in the position of Power forward / Center.

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