How much is Mike Krzyzewski worth? $40 million
How did Mike Krzyzewski earn his money and wealth?
Michael William Krzyzewski was born on 13 February 1947, in Chicago, Illinois, United States and is a 71-year-old American college basketball coach and former player. His annual salary is $2,674,238 as base pay plus variable bonus and incentives. He serves the team Duke Blue Devils men’s basketball as a coach. He was born to parents Emily M. (née Pituch) and William Krzyzewski. He did his schooling at St. Helen Catholic School in Ukrainian Village, Chicago and later shifted to Archbishop Weber High School in Chicago. In 1969, he graduated from United States Military Academy at West Point, New York, and at the same time took training to get into United States Army as an officer. He served the US Army from 1969 to 1974 and was presented West Point Distinguished Graduate Award.
He has been a part of 5 times NCAA Division I Tournament in 1991, 1992, 2001, 2010, 2015, 12 times NCAA Regional – Final Four from 1986, 1988 to 1992, 1994, 1999, 2001, 2004, 2010, 2015 , and also 14 times in ACC Tournament in the years 1986, 1988, 1992, 1999 to 2003, 2005, 2006, 2009 to 2011, 2017 and 12 times in ACC regular season in 1986, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1997 to 2001, 2004, 2006, 2010.
He also received the following honors which include Basketball Times National Coach of the Year twice in 1986 and 1997, Naismith College Coach of the Year thrice in 1989, 1992, 1999, and also NABC Coach of the Year in 1991, ACC Coach of the Year five times in the year 1984, 1986, 1997, 1999, 2000. He is also inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2001 and College Basketball Hall of Fame in 2006.
He was the head coach for United States Men’s national basketball team in Olympic Games and got the team Gold Medals in 2008 at Beijing, 2012 at London and also at 2016 at Rio de Janeiro Olympics. And under his coaching, the team took part in FIBA World Championship and won a Gold medal in 2010 at Turkey and in 2014 in Spain and got bronze in 1990 Argentina and 2006 Japan. The team also took part in FIBA Americas Championship and won a Gold medal in 2007 which took part in Las Vegas.
He is married to Carol “Mickie” Marsh, they got married on the day of his graduation at West Point in 1969. Together they have three daughters and nine grandchildren. In 2006, he and his family started a non-profit organization called Emily Krzyzewski Center in Durham with a purpose to inspire students from kindergarten to high school to dream big, they also work to raise funds for Duke Children’s Hospital, Children’s Miracle Network, the V Foundation for Cancer Research. He is also an advisor for a nonprofit military services organization named “ Code of support foundation”
What are the highest earnings of Mike Krzyzewski?
- Duke Blue Devils as head coach (2014)- $9,600,000
- Duke Blue Devils as head coach (2013)- $7,200,000
- Duke Blue Devils as head coach (2016)- $7,200,000
- Duke Blue Devils as head coach (2015)- $6,000,000
- Duke Blue Devils as head coach (2012)- $4,600,000
- Duke Blue Devils as head coach (2011)- $4,100,000
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