Sachin Tendulkar Net Worth : $118 million
A Professional Indian Cricketer
Sachin Tendulkar Annual Income
$18.6 million (As of Jan 2016)
Source of Wealth
Years of Experience
Date of Birth
April 24, 1973
Attended Kirti M. Doongursee College
Sachin Tendulkar’s Total Net Worth
Sachin Tendulkar is an Indian cricketer with a net worth of $118 million. He gained this enormous net worth through his career in cricket. The right-handed batsman is one of the finest players in the history of Indian cricket. Sachin is well-known by a number of nicknames, like ‘Master Blaster’, ‘The God of Cricket’, ‘The Master’, ‘The Little Champion’, ‘Tendlya’, and ‘Little Master’. His $1.2 million-per-annum deal with Coca-Cola adds more to his net worth. He earns $4 million per year through award money and $18 million through endorsements. In international cricket, he played 662 matches, as of June 2013 and has been declared as the 51st highest paid athlete by Forbes. He retired from IPL in May 2013.
He played a significant role in making the Indian team win the 2011 Cricket World Cup. Tendulkar is the first Indian to cross 11,000 runs in Test Cricket, first to score fifty centuries in Test Cricket history, the first batsman to make a score of 12,000, 13,000, and 14,000, and a first player to make 10,000 runs in one-day international.
Apart from his flourishing cricket career, Tendulkar is also a member of Rajya Sabha. He has invested in various business ventures. In 2001, he signed a sports management deal with ‘WorldTel’, which was valued at $12 million. In 2006, he signed another contract worth $28 million with ‘Saatchi and Saatchi’s ICONIX. He has also planned a joint venture with the Future Group and Manipal Group, in order to launch healthcare and sports fitness products line.
Besides, Sachin also co-owns two restaurants, namely ‘Tendulkar’s’ in Colaba, Mumbai and ‘Sachin’s’ in Mumbai and Bangalore. He owns these restaurants along with Sanjay Narang of Mars Restaurants.
Tendulkar has also endorsed several big brands, like Pepsi, Boost, Adidas, Britannia, ESPN Star Sports, Coca-Cola, Philips, Canon, TVS, Airtel, and many more.
Properties: Private Fortune
Sachin Tendulkar owns a five-story luxurious mansion at West parry crossroad, Bandra, Mumbai. The house costs around $7.9 million and features a kitchen, master surveillance room, and a large drawing room along with a separate dining space. The house is specially designed keeping in mind Sachin’s passion for cars and it provides a parking space for 45-50 cars.
He has an ardent craze for cars, and his collection comprises of several cars, like Nissan GT-R, Mercedes Benz C36, and Porsche Boxster.
Awards & Achievements
Tendulkar was honored with national awards for his immense contribution in the history of Indian cricket. He received the ‘Padma Vibhushan’ in 2008, ‘Padma Shri’ in 1999, ‘Maharashtra Bhushan Award’ in 2001, ‘Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award’ in 1997-98, and ‘Arjuna Award’ in 1994.
In 2010, Indian Air Force appointed Sachin as the Honorary Group captain. In the same year, he also received the ‘Outstanding Achievement in Sport and the Peoples Choice Award’ at the Asian Awards ceremony in London.
Every year, Sachin sponsors two-hundred deprived children through a Mumbai-based NGO, called Apnalaya. Through his continuous requests on Twitter, he collected an amount of $160,000 for ‘Crusade against Cancer Foundation’. He has also been the Brand Ambassador for “Support My School” campaign, which works towards the improvement of sanitation, water, and infrastructure in Indian schools.