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Usain Bolt vs Tony Hawk – Who has the highest net worth in 2022?

Tony Hawk and Usain Bolt are arguably two of the most influential personalities in their respective sports. While one is an athletic maestro, the other is a skateboarding genius.

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These two names resonate in each of their sporting worlds as they left it, a legacy that may never be matched. Having been at the top of their fields for a terrific time, they both made their fortunes. But which of these athletes has the highest net worth?

Net worth of Usain Bolt in 2022

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After his impressive performances in the 2008, 2012 and 2016 Olympics, Bolt entered the “GOAT” category. The current record holder in the men’s 100m and 200m sprint, the ‘Jamaican Eclair’ is the most popular sprinter of our time. With 8 Olympic gold medals, Usain retired in 2017 to focus on other athletic interests.

Usain Bolt is the owner of ‘Mobility‘, and a shave mark, ‘Shaving Champion‘. He also has his helmet line called ‘Soul Listeners.’ Most of his income comes from the multiple endorsement deals he has signed. Puma initially signed him for $1.5 million, but the offer was increased to $10 million later. He then signed deals with Gatorade, Visa, Hublot and Virgin. Agreements with Enertor, Optus and All Nippon Airways soon followed.

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As of 2022, Bolt’s net worth stands at $90 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. The retired Olympian earns around $20 million a year.

Tony Hawk’s net worth in 2022

Possibly the greatest skateboarder of all time, Tony entertained everyone with his jaw-dropping skills. He is the first man to perform a documented “900” skateboard trick, sending fans into an absolute frenzy.

Besides being a legendary skateboarder, Hawk was also a successful entrepreneur. After retiring, he started a skateboard business ‘birdhouse‘. They produce boards and other accessories for the sport. He also launched a line of children’s clothing.

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Hawk also signed an iconic deal with Activision. The two collaborated and launched the video game- “Tony Hawk’s pro skater.” The video game series has sold over 1.4 billion copies to date.

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Hawk has also featured in movies and TV shows such as “The Masked Singer”, ‘Sharknado 5’, ‘XXX‘ etc. Hawk’s investment in Blue Bottle Coffee also proved useful as the company was purchased by NestlĂ© for $500 million.

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As of 2022, the legendary skater’s net worth stands at $140 million.

While Usain Bolt may be ‘the fastest man on the planet’, he is still racing for second place in terms of money while Tony Hawk is easily “Rollers” passed in front of him.

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