Pigeons, Tigers, and Bears—Oh Mike! All About Mike Tyson's Net Worth in 2022

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Mike Tyson has made headlines for his dramatic personal life as much as his boxing career. The fighter has had a troubled time in the spotlight, from rocky relationships to trouble with the law. Even so, Iron Mike has continued to keep his name in the public eye one way or another.

Considering his status as a sports icon and target of late-night comedians, we have to wonder—what is Mike Tyson’s net worth? From movie cameos to championship titles and even prison time, Tyson has lived quite the life. And this means he’s probably been able to make quite a few dollars at the same time.

Here is all you need to know about Mike Tyson’s net worth.

What is Mike Tyson's net worth right now?

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Mike Tyson’s current net worth is $10 million. However, this is a far cry from the amount of money Iron Mike was worth during his boxing heyday—though it’s still nothing to sneeze at!

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What was the highest net worth for Mike Tyson?

Mike Tyson’s fortunes—both personal and financial—have had the tendency to rise and fall. At the highest net worth in his career, Mike Tyson was once worth as much as $300 million. Keep in mind, however, Forbes has estimated he may have been worth as much as $685 million at one time. Tyson has lost this money due to a series of poor financial decisions, culminating in him filing for bankruptcy in 2003 while in debt to the tune of $23 million.

Who is the richest boxer of all time?

The richest boxer of all time is currently Floyd Mayweather with a net worth of $450 million. Sorry, Mike! They don't call Mayweather and his crew "The Money Team" for nothing ... but he also doesn't have a video game named after him, either.

How much money does Don King owe Mike Tyson?

Mike Tyson has said that boxing promoter Don King and his two co-managers took over $100 million from him. In 2004, after Tyson sued King, the two reached a settlement of $14 million.

How much did Mike Tyson make in his last fight?

At the age of 54, Mike Tyson came out of retirement to fight Roy Jones Junior (then age 51) in November 2020. For this fight, Tyson received a cool $10 million.

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How much did Mike Tyson make per fight?

Mike Tyson’s earnings per fight depended on the purse for that particular fight. For instance, he earned $35 million when he lost to Lennox Lewis in 2002. In total, it is said Tyson has earned $375 million through his fight purses alone.

How much did Mike Tyson make boxing?

It is said Mike Tyson has earned around $375 million through his fight purse earnings during his boxing career. It is estimated that Tyson has earned around $430 million through both his fights and myriad endorsements during his time in the boxing ring.

How much did Mike Tyson get paid for The Hangover?

It has been reported that Mike Tyson was paid $100,000 for his cameo role in the first The Hangover movie and $200,000 for his part in The Hangover Part II. However, considering the fact that many of the returning stars made $5 million for their roles in the sequel, that payday isn’t quite so grand.

How much did Mike Tyson make vs. Roy Jones?

For his 2020 comeback fight against Roy Jones Jr., Mike Tyson was reportedly paid $10 million.

How much did Mike Tyson make for Punch Out?

According to sources, Mike Tyson was only paid $50,000 to star in the 1987 Nintendo video game Punch Out. Considering this was at the height of his boxing career, this may have been a misstep on his part. (Fun fact: He inspired the character Balrog in Street Fighter as well, and his character's name was originally supposed to be "M. Bison.")

How much did Mike Tyson make for Mike Tyson Mysteries?

Mike Tyson Mysteries was an adult animated series that aired on Adult Swim on the Cartoon Network for four seasons from 2014 to 2020. However, it is not known how much money Mike Tyson made from the series.

How much did Mike Tyson make for the Exhibition fight?

For his latest Exhibition fight, 2020’s match against Roy Jones Jr., Mike Tyson earned $10 million.

How much did Mike Tyson pay for his tiger?

Mike Tyson had a pet tiger for 16 years. He reportedly paid $71,000 for the tiger, which he purchased instead of buying a new car.

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How much did Mike Tyson pay Desiree Washington?

Desiree Washington is a former Miss Black Rhode Island and model who accused Mike Tyson of raping her back in 1991 when she was 18 years old. Tyson was found guilty of raping Washington and was sentenced to six years in prison for the offense, of which he served less than three years—yeesh. Washington claims she was offered $1 million by Tyson’s camp to drop the charges, which she refused to do. Tyson ultimately had to pay more than $200,000 to Washington for the crimes he committed against her.

How much is Mike Tyson getting paid to fight Logan Paul?

Mike Tyson is not set to fight Logan Paul, though there has been buzz about a hypothetical matchup between the two for years. Tyson believes he could earn as much as $100 million from this match.

How much money did Mike Tyson spend on pigeons?

Mike Tyson has reportedly spent as much as $400,000 on pigeons and a menagerie of big cats like Siberian Tigers … Why? You’d have to ask him.

Next, learn all about Hulu's Mike Tyson series MIKE.