C M Punk is an American professional wrestler who is a former champion of World wrestling entertainment. Apart from this, he is also an expert mixed martial artist and comic book writer as well. Now let’s have a close look on C M Punk’s net worth in 2018.
Phillip Jack Brooks is popularly known by his ring name as a CM Punk. He was born on October 26, 1978, in Chicago Illinois. His father was an engineer and mother served as a homemaker. He completed his schooling from Lockport township high school.
To practising Wrestling, he joined wrestling school in Chicago named ‘Steel Dominion’ where he got proper guidance from the expert ‘Ace Steel’. He is famous for his dangerous attacking style. In 2014, Punk got married to retired wrestler AJ Lee. Currently, after retirement, he is living in Chicago with his family.
CM Punk used to practice wrestling with his brother and later officially started his career as a backyard Wrestler in 1999. During 2000 to 2005 Punk was associated with the IWA Mid-South and Pro Wrestling Zero One. In 2003, he was hired by Ring of Honor and also worked for Total Nonstop Action wrestling for the period of 2003 to 2004.
In 2005 Punk entered the World Wrestling Entertainment and during the same year, he also got winner ship of ROH World Championship. He performed extremely well at WWE and became popular for his amazing performance. He also honoured as the fastest wrestler in the world to win WWE Triple Crown Championship.
Later, in 2006 Punk joined ECW and becomes an excellent performer. He becomes World heavyweight champion in 2006 and also cashed in his Money in the Bank contract at RAW. During 2011 he becomes 19th Triple Crown champion, and he was one to do it fast. In the period 2011 to 2013, he holds the position as WWE Champion. During 2013 he also appeared on the cover page of the WWE 2013 video game. Finally, in 2014 he left the WWE and signed a contract of seven years with Ultimate Fighting Championship.
Apart from this Punk also has written the number of comic books and acted in movies. Some popular movies of him includes ‘The Flintstones & WWE: Stone Age SmackDown’ and ‘Queens of the Ring’ and TV series includes Talking Dead and The Evolution of Punk. He also runs his own wrestling federation.
Awards and Achievements
1. For two consecutive years 2008 and 2009, he won the Money in the bank matches and became the only wrestler to win this continuously for two years.
2. He was also a recipient of the superstar of the year Slammy award during 2011.
3. In collaboration with Kofi Kingston, he has to hold WWE Intercontinental championship.
4. He has won World championship in wrestling for seven times and WWE championship for two times.
5. Punk is a winner of WWE world heavyweight championship for three times and remained as ECW champion one time.
6. Another remarkable achievement of him includes onetime ROH world championship and World Tag Team Championship.
Net worth of C M Punk
C M Punk has the splendid net worth of around $8 million. His career as Wrestler contributes a lot in his net worth. His annual income is more than $1.1 million and daily income is $27 hundred. He also gained $500,000 from his fight with Mickey Gall during 2016. Apart from wrestling he also has collected good fortune with the career as an actor. He has also written few comic books, and it also helps very to increase his net worth.
CM Punk is a powerful wrestler and also a good actor. His journey with WWE was amazing, and he earns a lot of fame through it. He is highly demanding personality in the wrestling. Punk is blessed with good writing skills and has also gained popularity as a writer. His superb game style has made huge fan follower, and he is definitely a well-known personality worldwide.