Randal Orton, the third generation WWE wrestler who has also acted in a couple of Hollywood films, debuted in the wrestling arena at a very early age. The holder of 16 world championships, Orton comes from a family of wrestlers where his grandfather, father and uncle all have competed in various wrestling tournaments. Let’s find out more about how much is Randy Orton’s net worth in 2018.
Randy Orton was born on 1st April 1980 in Knoxville, Tennessee to Bob Orton Jr. and Elaine. Orton’s father is a former WWE wrestler who still makes part-time appearances in WWE shows. His mother Elaine was a nurse. Randy has a brother Nathan and sister, Rebecca.
Randy went to Hazelwood Central High School and after graduating enlisted with the Marines. He was later discharged for bad conduct. Despite warnings from his parents about the hardships of wrestling, Randy entered the world of professional wrestling at an early age of 20.
Randy Orton has been married twice. His first marriage to Samantha Speno resulted in a divorce in 2012. He has a daughter with her. He is currently married to Kimberly Kessler with whom he had another daughter in 2016. Currently, Orton is residing in St. Charles, Missouri with his second wife and kids.
Randy Orton started training in his hometown wrestling club in 2000. In 2001 he signed with World Wrestling Federation now known as WW Entertainment. After appearing in many fights and later being sidelined because of a shoulder injury, Orton made his first appearance in the WWF officially in 2002.
Self-proclaiming himself to be a “Legend Killer” Randy Orton won his first World Heavy Weight Championship in 2004. He also became the youngest world champion at the age of 24.
Since then there has been no turning back for Randy Orton. He went on to win as many as 13 WWE championships. In his latest match, Randy Orton won the Royal Rumble match held in 2017.
Apart from wrestling Orton has also appeared in some Hollywood movies and TV shows. He acted in the movie 12 Rounds 2: Reloaded and appeared in TV shows like Deal or no Deal.
Awards & Achievements
Randy Orton has an impressive line-up of awards and titles. He has won the world heavyweight championship four times and WWE championships 9 times.
He has a variety of titles ranging from Newcomer of the year won in 2001 to Most Overrated wrestler in 2013. He also won the title of wrestler of the year twice in 2009 and 2010.
Net Worth of Randy Orton
Rated as one of the top ten earners of WWE by Forbes, Randy Orton has a net worth of $11 million. He has recently been signed by WWE at $1.9 million contracts.
Though his earnings as a wrestler have mainly contributed to his net worth, he also owns few assets and properties. He recently sold his multilevel home in Missouri for $775,000.
He also owns an impressive fleet of vehicles. He is the proud owner of a Hummer, Bentley, Range Rover and a Harley Davidson bike.
Randy Orton is one of the most respected wrestlers in the industry. With 17 years in the wrestling arena, few believe that his wrestling career is now in the final stage. But still remaining one of the active living legends, Orton seems hell bent at proving them all wrong.
Coming from a family of wrestlers wrestling has always been his passion. Though quite aware of his long stint as a wrestler, Randy Orton believes that he still has many fights left in him. At the end of the day, he just wants to have a good match and keep his fans happy.