Ronda Rousey Net Worth $13 million
|Popular Name:||Ronda Rousey|
|Real Name:||Ronda Jean Rousey|
|Birth Date:||February 1, !987|
|Birth Place:||California, United States|
Travis Browne (m. 2017)
|Profession:||Wrestler, Mixed Martial Artist, Judoka|
|Years active:||1998 Till Date|
|Net Worth:||$13 Million|
Ronda Rousey is an American professional wrestler who has been signed to WWE since 2018. Also an actress and author, she was formerly a professional mixed martial artist and Judoka.
She inherited her longstanding nickname, “Rowdy”, from late professional wrestler Roddy Piper. Ronda Rousey has been an entertainer for the last decade at least, and throughout that time, she has been able to amass fans from all continents as a wrestler and also as an actress.
She has also acquired wealth from her chosen career path and this article highlights everything there is concerning Ronda Rousey net worth, salary per year, personal life, and many other interesting facts.
Ronda Rousey’s Early Life
Ronda Jean Rousey was born in California, United States on February 1, 1987. Her parents, Ron Rousey and AnnMaria De Mars, have revealed that she nearly died at the time of her birth.
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She had a brain injury, and her vocal cords were severely damaged due to the umbilical cord that wrapped around her neck.
Rousey was the youngest of the three children of her parents and was raised by her mom because her father suffered a back injury.
When their father realized he would be paraplegic and eventually quadriplegic, he opted to commit suicide. Ronda Rousey wasn’t so good at school. She had to leave high school along the way and found a hobby in judo.
Ronda Rousey’s Career
Ronda started her professional career when she was eleven years old, and her trainer was the mother. When she was 17, she competed in the 2004 Olympic Games as the youngest Judo ever.
That same year, she impressed the world by winning gold in the World Junior Judo Championships. In 2006, she set her own record by becoming the first female of USA origin to win the A-Level tournament.
She also became the first female ever to win two junior world medals. In 2008, she set a record once more when she became the first USA citizen to win an Olympic medal in Judo, after which she retired at the age of 21.
After she kissed goodbye to Judo, Ronda became interested in Mixed Martial Arts and switched her career towards it. She made her debut in 2010 and won three competitions in amateur level.
Since her debut, she never lost a single fight and has gone on to become the Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight champion. S
he also fought at Ultimate Fight Championship (UFC) were during her debut she became the first-ever UFC women’s Bantamweight champion.
Currently, she is also into professional wrestling and has been signed to WWE where she sometimes appears in a group called The Four HorseWomen.
Apart from fighting, Ronda has been seen in a number of films as an actress. Some of her works have been listed below.
Ronda Rousey’s Movies
- 2014: The Expendables 3
- 2015: Furious 7
- 2015: Entourage
- 2018: Mile 22
- 2019: Charlie’s Angels
- 2019: Through My Father’s Eyes; The Ronda Rousey Story
Awards & Achievements
Some of the Awards and achievements Rousey has accomplished include First Olympic medalist to hold a UFC title, first female UFC Champion, MMA Awards in 2012, 2013 and 2014, First UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship, 2008 World Cup Senior Gold Medalist, Female Fighter of the Year, Most finishes in the UFC Women’s Bantamweight division (6), 2008 Summer Olympics Senior Bronze Medalist, 2007 World Judo Championships Senior Silver Medalist, among numerous others.
Rousey once dated UFC fighter Brendan Schaub. After they part ways, she dated Travis Browne for some time before they tied the knot in August 2017.
Currently, the Ronda and her husband reside in their house in Hawaii. The professional athlete who is currently 33 years of age has a height of 170cm and a weight of 61kg.
Ronda Rousey Net Worth
Rousey has also acquired wealth from her chosen career path and most of her wealth has been earned through fighting prize money. Currently, she is said to earn a salary of around $1 million for every fight she engages in.
Her income is also boosted by her acting roles and also by endorsement deals. She has endorsed brands like Monster, Reebok, Metro PCS, and several others.
She has won the followership of many from all parts of the world, and has become popular for her trash-talking and brutality when engaging her opponents.
Ronda Rousey net worth is pegged at $13 million as of 2021. She has been ranked among the most successful athletes in the world and her achievements in judo and also in Mixed Martial Arts and wrestling makes her a legend.