Reggie Bush is a retired American Football player who played in the University of Southern California’s Trojans football program. With many awards to his name, Reggie Bush has had his fair share of fame and affluence, so it’s no surprise that fans are eager to know Reggie Bush’s net worth.
Reggie Bush has an estimated net worth of $25 million, as of 2022. He accumulated over $60 million in salary while playing in the National Football League.
Though Reggie Bush is retired and currently works as a sports analyst at Fox Sport, he has other enterprises and businesses in which he thrives.
How Did Reggie Bush Get Rich?
Reginald Alfred Bush, popularly called Reggie Bush, was born on March 2, 1985, in Los Angeles. He began his college football career with the Trojans of USC, where he won many awards, including the 2003 Heisman Trophy, as a running back.
After this stellar performance, Bush signed with the New Orleans Saints with a $16 million contract in 2006. He played for the New Orleans Saints for about four years, after which he went on to play for the Miami Dolphins. He played for the Miami Dolphins from 2010 to 2013, and in 2013, he had an annual salary of approximately $525,000.
In 2015, Reggie Bush’s signature was seen on another contract. This time around, with the Detroit Lions and it was worth over $12 million with an additional $850,000 signing bonus for that year.
Did Reggie Bush Sign Any Endorsement Deals?
So, it’s an obvious fact that Reggie Bush’s primary income came from playing college football. But that aside, he also hit it big with endorsements from major companies. He signed endorsement deals with companies like Nike, Xbox 360, and Verizon Wireless.
Reggie Bush signed a multi-year deal with Adidas before he was drafted into the NFL. In his first season itself, Reggie had many brands walking up to him. He signed deals with General Motors, Pepsi, Pizza Hut, and the Subway restaurant chain as well.
He was named one of the most beautiful people in 2005 by People Magazine and shocked fans nationwide when he announced he would compete in Dancing with the Stars. Reggie Bush is actually very talented at dancing and has won two mirror ball trophies.
In 2010, Reggie Bush was paid about $12 million from his endorsement seals alone.
Reggie Bush Investments and Properties
Nowadays, everyone wants to invest in real estate. Reggie Bush is no exemption. He and his father’s investment in the City Century Plaza Towers, Beijing, is one among many. Reggie has also channeled much of his resources into his company, Reggie Bush Enterprises LLC, a company that includes several clothing lines and spans the sports world.
He bought a house worth over $5 million in Oakland County and spent $7.75 million on a five-bedroom, 7500-square-foot mansion in April 2014. The mansion, located in the Pacific Palisades, LA, was later listed in 2019 for sale, going for about $9.995 million.
Unfortunately, Reggie Bush wasn’t able to find a buyer who would agree to buy the house at that amount, so he sold it in May 2020 for $7.4 million. This resulted in a significant drop from the desired selling price and a slight loss from the initial purchase price.
Reggie Bush also listed his Palisades home. He paid $5.65 million for a newly built 9,000-square-foot home in Encino, California.
A man of his stature, Reggie Bush shows appreciation for luxury rides. He purchased a 1967 Shelby Mustang GT 500 and also owns a Lamborghini Aventador, which costs about $397,000, a Range Rover Sport SVR Coupe, Mercedes-Benz C300 Luxury BlueTEC Sedan, Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, Mercedes-Benz SL550 Convertible, and a Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe.
Reggie Bush Career Stats
Reggie Bush played running back in the NFL, recording 1,286 rushing attempts, 5,490 rushing yards,477 receptions, 3,598 receiving yards, 929 return yards, and 58 touchdowns.
Reggie’s Career Highlights and Awards
Reggie Bush won the Consensus All-American award two years in a row in 2004 and 2005. He is also a two-time Pac-10 Offensive Player of the year (2004, 2005) and was a Heisman Trophy winner in 2004, although he had to vacate the award in 2010 due to some investigations.
He won a couple more awards in 2005, including the Doak Walker Award, Walter Camp Award, the AP Player of the Year, and Sporting News Player of the Year. He won a Super Bowl title in 2010. In 2019, Reggie became a Saints Hall of Fame inductee.