Kevin Owens is a professional wrestler from Canada who has played in the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). He is a free agent since March 2018, after he got fired from WWE SmackDown Live. He started his career since he was 16 years old. Owens has won several championships and wrestled with some of the big names in the WWE. He also won the NXT Championship once. Here is a quick summary of Kevin Owens’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Kevin Owens Early Life
Kevin Owens’s real name is Kevin Yanick Steen and he is the son of Terry and Suzanne Steen. He was born in Quebec, Canada on 7 May 1984. He spent his childhood in Marieville, Quebec.
He maintains a very good friendship with Finn Balor and Sami Zayn. Owens is also very fluent in French.
In 2007, Kevin Owens got married to Karian Elias. The couple is the parents of Owen and Élodie Leila. He made his wrestling debut on his 16th birthday.
His finishing move is the pop-up powerbomb and is being known for sneaky and arrogant. He was trained to wrestle by Jacques Rougeau. He began to train as a wrestler when he was 14.
Kevin Owens Career, Awards & Achievement
At the beginning of his career, Kevin Owens used to wrestle in Jacques Rougeau’s promotion. In 2003, he joined the IWS (International Wrestling Syndicate). In 2004, he defeated PCO and became the IWS World Heavyweight Champion. He remained in IWS till 2009.
He has also wrestled in the Combat Zone Wrestling from 2004 to 2006. In 2005, Owens became the CZW Iron Man Champion by pinning Franky The Mobster. He successfully defended his title against several big names.
From 2005 to 2008, Kevin Owens was a part of the Pro Wrestling Guerrilla. In there, he defeated A.J. Styles to win the PWG Championship in August 2005. From 2007 to 2010, he wrestled in the Ring of Honor. He won the ROH Tag Team Championship and was in Wrestling’s Worst Nightmare from 2011 to 2013.
Later, Owens returned to PWG and got signed with the WWE in 2014. He was seen in WWE’s NXT. In 2015, he became the NXT Champion. In September 2015, Owens became the WWE Intercontinental Champion.
He was drafted to RAW in 2016 and later he won the WWE Universal Championship against three other wrestlers. He was the co-captain of Team Raw along with Chris Jericho. In 2017, he feuded with Shane McMahon following which, he was fired from the WWE along with Sami Zayn.
Awards & Achievements
Kevin Owens has won the WWE Universal Championship, Intercontinental Championship, and the United States Championship. He was named as the Best Brawler from Wrestling Observer Newsletter from 2010 to 2012. He is also a one-time Ring of Honor World Champion. In 2017, he featured in the list of top 500 singles wrestlers in the PWI 500. He has won championships in All American Wrestling, Combat Zone Wrestling, International Wrestling Syndicate, and Pro Wrestling Guerrilla.
Net Worth of Kevin Owens
The estimated net worth of Kevin Owens is more than $12.5 million. Thanks to his career as a professional wrestler, that he is able to accumulate this net worth. He has won several championships in the WWE, ROH, Combat Zone Wrestling, and Pro Wrestling Guerrilla. Kevin Owens has defeated many top wrestlers including John Cena. Additionally, ROH has released the disc sets ‘Kevin Steen: Ascension to the Top’, ‘Kevin Steen: Descent into Madness’, and ‘hanks Steen Thanks’.
Kevin Owens is one of the most successful wrestlers in the world. He has got many fans across the world. He is still very active in his profession and we can expect a lot more from him. He has got many nicknames like “The Prizefighter”, “The Headlock Master”, and “K.O.”. Owens has competed in Luchas de Apuestas.