Ricky Rubio 2021 – Net Worth, Salary, Records, and Endorsements


Ricky Rubio is a Spanish basketball player and here is more about his net worth, salary, records, and endorsements

Ricky Rubio is a professional basketball player who currently plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Let’s know more about Rubio’s life, career, net worth, etc.

Ricky Rubio Facts

Birth PlaceEl Masnou, Spain
Father’s NameEsteve Rubio
Mother’s NameTona Vives
Star SignLibra
CollegeNot available
Net Worth (2021)$8 million
Salary (2021)$17.8 million
Date of BirthOctober 21, 1990
Height (ft)6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight (kg)86 kgs (190 lbs)
NBA Draft Year2009
NBA Draft PickRound: 1 / Pick: 5th overall
Playing Career2005–present
PositionPoint guard
TeamsJoventut Badalona (2005–2009)
FC Barcelona (2009–2011)
Minnesota Timberwolves (2011–2017)
Utah Jazz (2017–2019)
Phoenix Suns (2019–2020)
Minnesota Timberwolves (2020–2021)
Cleveland Cavaliers (2021–present)
Wife/GirlfriendSarah Colome
ricky rubio net worth
DENVER, COLORADO – OCTOBER 25: Ricky Rubio #3 of the Cleveland Cavaliers plays the Denver Nuggets at Ball Arena on October 25, 2021 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Ricky Rubio Career

Ricard Rubio Vives a.k.a Ricky Rubio was the 2009, Round 1, 5th overall draft pick by the Minnesota Timberwolves. Rubio plays in the position of Point guard and he is also the EuroLeague champion (2010).

Rubio debuted in the Spanish ACB League in the 2005–06 season with DKV Joventut. He played for DKV Joventut from 2005 to 2009. Then Rubio played for FC Barcelona from 2009 to 2011. Notably, while playing in Spain, Rubio achieved many accolades.

Further, Rubio was selected fifth overall in the 2009 NBA Draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves. However, Rubio joined the Timberwolves in the 2011–12 NBA season.

Rubio played for the Minnesota Timberwolves from 2011 to 2017. Rubio made his regular-season NBA debut on December 26, 2011, against the Oklahoma City Thunder.

In his rookie year, that is the 2011–12 season, Rubio played 41 games, averaging 10.6 points, 8.2 assists, 2.2 steals, and 4.2 rebounds per game. Subsequently, Rubio was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team (2012).

On June 30, 2017, Rubio was traded to the Utah Jazz. He played for the Utah Jazz from 2017 to 2019.

Further, on July 8, 2019, Rubio signed with the Phoenix Suns on a three-year, $51 million contract. Rubio played for the Phoenix Suns from 2019 to 2020.

In 2020, Rubio was again traded back to the Minnesota Timberwolves. Rubio completed the 2020-21 NBA season with the Timberwolves.

Finally, on August 3, 2021, Rubio was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Also, Rubio represents the Spanish national basketball team and he has won a silver medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and a bronze medal at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

ricky rubio net worth
SAITAMA, JAPAN – AUGUST 01: Ricky Rubio #9 of Team Spain looks on against Team Slovenia during the second half of a Men’s Basketball Preliminary Round Group C game at Saitama Super Arena on August 01, 2021 in Saitama, Japan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Ricky Rubio Achievements

  • NBA All-Rookie First Team (2012)
  • EuroLeague champion (2010)
  • EuroCup champion (2008)
  • Liga ACB champion (2011)
  • 2× Copa del Rey champion (2010, 2011)
  • FIBA EuroChallenge champion (2006)
  • Mister Europa Player of the Year (2008)
  • EuroLeague Rising Star (2010)
  • ACB Defensive Player of the Year (2009)
  • ACB Most Spectacular Player (2010)
  • 2× All-Liga ACB Team (2008, 2010)
  • ACB Rising Star Award (2007)
  • 3× FIBA Young Player of the Year (2007–2009)
  • FIBA World Cup MVP (2019)
  • FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship MVP (2006)
  • Summer Olympics All-Star Team (2021)
  • Silver medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics
  • Bronze medal at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics

Ricky Rubio Net Worth and Salary

According to sources, Rubio has a net worth of $8 million as of 2021. Most of his net worth is acquired from his salary and various endorsements.

According to Spotrac, Rubio signed a 3 year / $51,000,000 contract with the Phoenix Suns, including $51,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $17,000,000. However, Rubio’s contract is now being paid by the Cleveland Cavaliers.

In 2021-22, Rubio will earn a base salary of $17,800,000, while carrying a cap hit of $17,800,000 and a dead cap value of $17,800,000.

Ricky Rubio Personal Life

Born in El Masnou, Spain, 31-year-old Rubio is the son of Esteve Rubio and Tona Vives. Sadly, in May 2016, Rubio’s mother Tona Vives died at the age of 56.

Further, Rubio has two siblings named Marc Rubio and Laia Rubio.

According to reports, Rubio is married to Sarah Colome. Rubio and Sarah also have a son named Liam.

ricky rubio net worth
PHOENIX, ARIZONA – MARCH 19: Ricky Rubio #9 of the Minnesota Timberwolves handles the ball against the Phoenix Suns during the first half of the NBA game at Phoenix Suns Arena on March 19, 2021 in Phoenix, Arizona.(Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Ricky Rubio Endorsements

Rubio has endorsement deals with Head & Shoulders and Adidas. According to reports, the Adidas deal is a multi-million-dollar deal.

FAQs about Ricky Rubio

What is the age of Ricky Rubio?
Ricky Rubio is 31 years old and he was born on October 21, 1990.
What is the net worth of Ricky Rubio?
Ricky Rubio has a net worth of $8 million as of 2021.
Where was Ricky Rubio born?
Ricky Rubio was born in El Masnou, Spain.
In which year was Ricky Rubio drafted?
Ricky Rubio was drafted in the year 2009 / Round: 1 / Pick: 5th overall.
In what position does Ricky Rubio play?
Ricky Rubio plays in the position of Point guard.
In which team does Ricky Rubio currently play?
Ricky Rubio currently plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers.

More NBA news

Follow our dedicated NBA page for instant NBA news and updates