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The former American boxer and an undisputed champion in both heavyweight and cruiserweight Evander Holyfield have the net worth of around $500 thousand as of 2019. Holyfield who declared bankruptcy by 2008 had estimated net worth of over $200 million.

Here we have all the details of the retired boxer Holyfield's net worth, earnings, income sources, expenses, properties, and his financial difficulties.

Evander Holyfield Net Worth Details, Salary, Earnings, And Income Sources

As of 2019, Evander Holyfield is estimated to have the net worth of around $500 thousand. He earned his net worth from his professional career as an American professional boxer and as an actor.

As per a source, a pro boxer is estimated to have an average salary of around $35,584 per match. Moreover, the actual salary ranges from $22,000 to $37,000.

The retired boxer earned his net worth from his performance in Heavyweight, Cruiserweight and Light-Heavyweight Divisions and at the 1984 Olympic Games. Here is the list of his earnings throughout the years are listed below.

Net worth 1990:

  1. Notable Events: Ticket Sales of the title fight between Holyfield and Douglas
  2. Earnings: $34,950,000

Net Worth 1996:

  1. Notable Events: November Ticket Sales of the fight between Holyfield And Mike Tyson ($79,000,000 buys and $14,150,000 sold)
  2. Earnings: $93,150,000

Net Worth 1997:

  1. Notable Events: June Ticket Sales of the fight between Holyfield and Tyson
  2. Earnings: $49,690,000

Net Worth 1999:

  1. Notable Events: January Ticket Sales of the fight between Holyfield Tyson
  2. Earnings: $56,430,000

Net Worth 2000:

  1. Notable Events: October Ticket Sales of the fight between Holyfield and Larry Holmes
  2. Earnings: $1,020,000

Net Worth 2002:

  1. Notable Events: June Ticket Sales of the fight between Holyfield and Riddick Bowe
  2. Earnings: $1,260,000

Net Worth 2003:

  1. Notable Events: February Ticket Sales of the fight between Holyfield and Riddick Bowe
  2. Earnings: $1,330,000

Net Worth 2004:

  1. Notable Events: February Ticket Sales of the fight between Holyfield and Riddick Bowe
  2. Earnings: $910,000

Net Worth 2005:

  1. Notable Events: June Ticket Sales of fight between Evander Holyfield and Michael Moorer ($770,000), Mike Tyson ($2,790,000 and $2,230,000), Lennox Lewis ($1,680,000 and $1,190,000), John Ruiz ($259,000) & James Toney ($210,000)

Net Worth 2008:

  1. Notable Events: Purchase value of Holyfield's house ($10,000,000)
  2. Earnings: $10,000,000

Net Worth 2014:

  1. Notable Events: Income from his 26 years career ($230,000,000) and Sales of the mansion of Evander Holyfield's mansion to Rick Ross ($8,000,000)
  2. Earnings: $238,000,000

Evander Holyfield started his boxing career at the young age of 12. As of 2019, he has the net worth of around only $500 thousand. He retired on June 2014 with the professional record of 44 wins, 10 losses, and 2 draws in 57 fights.

While maintaining his boxing career, he also excelled in the entertainment industry. He is popular for appearing in movies like Summer of Sam (1999), Arthur (2011) and Grudge Match (2013).

Apart from the boxing and acting career, he also boosts his net worth from the lucrative endorsement deals and promotional ads. On the other hand, he also earns net worth from his social media Instagram account. From Instagram, his estimated earnings per post are in between $204.75 to $341.25.

Former boxer is currently working as a boxing advisor whose average salary is estimated to be around $39,928. Actually, the typical pay ranges in between $25 thousand to $62 thousand.

Evander Holyfield Lifestyle, Expenses, Bankruptcy, Money Problems, Assets: House, Cars, Charity, And Property

Evander Holyfield’s net worth one time peaked above $200 million. Before 2008, he lived in a 54,000 sq. ft. on 234 acres house worth more than $1 million.

The 109 room Atlanta Mansion was foreclosed the year and was sold at $7.5 million in a public auction. He also had few expensive cars.

Unfortunately, Evander’s bank loan was twice the house mortgage. As of January 2013, he owed various hundred thousand dollars to the IRS in the back taxes.

His prize possessions were all sold at an auction over the years to cover the loan, obligations, and debts including his Olympic bronze medal, 20 pairs of fight gloves, championship rings, belts, and 25 match robes and shorts.

Adding on his financial problem, Toi Irvin, mother of one of his children filed a lawsuit and Holyfield has to pay $3,000 per month for his child. Furthermore, a Utah landscaping organization has also sued the actor seeking $550,000 in unpaid debt for services.

In 2012, Holyfield disclosed that he is "flat broke and bankrupt" despite having earned £350 million (US$513 million) from his boxing career.

The retired American boxer had his whole body insurance while he was an active boxer. He is also involve in charities.

Evander Holyfield Personal Details, Age, Wives And Children

Evander Holyfield was born on 16 October 1962 in Atmore, Alabama, U.S. to parents; mother Annie Laura Holyfield and father Isom Coley. He is currently 56 years old.

Looking at his personal life, Holyfield has a controversial life. He was married not only once but three times. He was first married to Paulette Bowen (17 May 1985 – 1991). Secondly, he was married to Dr. Janice Itson (4 October 1996 - 2000). The third time, he was in the marital relationship with Candi Calvana Smith (1 July 2003 - 2012).

All together he is blessed with 11 children namely Ein Ezekiel Holyfield (son), Elijah Esaias Holyfield (son), Eleazar Evan Holyfield (son), Eli Ethan Holyfield (son), Elijah Jedidiah Holyfield (son), Evander Holyfield Jr. (son), Eden Eloise Holyfield (daughter), Eve Elizabeth Holyfield (daughter), Evette Ashley Holyfield (daughter), Ebonne Eshel Holyfield (daughter), Emani Winter Holyfield (daughter).

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Updated On Tue Aug 20 2019 Published On Mon Mar 18 2019 By