Andrew Symonds net worth and salary details
Andrew Symonds was the second most expensive player in the inaugural IPL 2008 auction.
Updated - May 15, 2022 1:21 pm
Former Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds died in a car accident at the age of 46 about 50 kilometers outside Townsville on Saturday (May 14) night. The year had already seen the demise of two Australian greats, Shane Warne and Rod Marsh, and Symonds now has been added to the unfortunate list. However, Symonds was one of the flamboyant cricketers the world had ever seen.
The right-hander since his international debut in 1998, went on to become one of the vital cogs in the Australian batting line-up and he played a big role in the middle order with some breathtaking innings at times. He also chipped in with a few overs whenever needed and was a terrific fielder anywhere on the ground.
He was strongly built and quite aggressive and went on to make two Test centuries as well. He was part of two World Cup-winning campaigns for Australia and was one of the most feared cricketers as well. With nearly 7000 runs across formats, Symonds was one of the best of his generation.
Andrew Symonds’ net worth based on his earnings and assets
Andrew Symonds’ annual salary
According to acknowledge.com, Symonds’s monthly salary is expected to be more than $40000 as he was a part of the commentary panel since his retirement. His annual salary and income, as a result, are expected to be more than $480,000 and he was such a big name in the country despite a lot of controversial stories around him towards the end of his international career.
Andrew Symonds’ IPL salary
Andrew Symonds was one of the hot picks in the inaugural Indian Premier League edition and Deccan Chargers picked him up for USD 1.35 million. He turned out to be the second-most expensive player in the auction and he went to score a scintillating century for the franchise as well in the first edition. He went on to play for Mumbai Indians in the 2011 season and finished with 974 runs in 39 IPL games at an average of 36.07 and a strike rate of 129.87.
Andrew Symonds’ Net Worth
The net worth of Andrew Symonds was around $5 million which is approximately INR 38 crore. Symonds would have earned a lot more if the T20 format was introduced a little bit early. The all-rounder was one of the fearsome hitters of the cricket ball and he had the ability to clear the ropes at ease.