Jalen Rose Net Worth 2024 | Earnings, Career, Bio & Family

Jalen Rose Net Worth

Jalen Anthony Rose is an American former basketball (NBA) player, sports analyst, and author whose net worth is $60 Million as of 2024. Jalen is best known for being an associate of the “Fab Five” in the University of Michigan Wolverines (Jalen Rose, Juwan Howard, Chris Webber, Jimmy King, and Ray Jackson). Fab Five made it to the 1992 and 1993 NCCA Men’s Division Basketball championships.

Jalen Rose is also a co-host of the Sports Show (ESPN). He also wrote the book” Got to give the people what they want .”Jalen has also made a sports academy for athletes.

Jalen Rose’s Net Worth & Income

Net Worth $60 Million
Annual Salary $3 Million
Monthly Salary $250,000
Profession Former Basketball Player, Author, Sport Analyst
Age 49 Years
Nationality American
Zodiac Sign Aquarius

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Early Life

Jalen Rose Early Life
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Jalen Rose was born on January 30, 1973, in Detroit, Michigan, United States. He was raised by his mother, Jeanne Rose. Jalen’s dad Jimmy Walker was an American Basketball player. Jimmy used to play for the NBA. Jalen also wanted to be a basketball player since his childhood.

He used to play Basketball tournaments in his high school. He wanted to be an athlete like his father. In the 90s and 2000, he rose to prominence by being a part of the Fab Five at the University of Michigan.

Jalen Rose completed his primary education at Southwestern High School. Then he enrolled at the University of Michigan. After completing his degree from the University of Michigan, Jalen started his official career in basketball. Then in 2007, After taking retirement, Jalen studied for a degree in Mass Communication from the University of Maryland, Global campus.


At the age of thirteen, Jalen Rose started focusing on his career of being the best basketball player. Jalen used to play in different basketball tournaments in his high school. Jalen used to win almost all the games with the highest points.

In the 90s, Jalen enrolled at the University of Michigan. During this period, he used to play basketball at the national level. He became part of Fab Five, a group alongside (Juwan Howard, Chris Webber, Ray Jackson, and Jimmy King). The “Fab Five” group made it to the NCCA Finals games in 1992 and 1993.

In 1994, Jalen Rose started his official NBA career. He was selected as 13th in the Denver Nuggets of the NBA. In 1996, Jalen became a part of the Indiana Pacers. He became a vital player on this team. He helped them win with the highest points. In 1999, and 2000, Jalen was the only player who won the season with the highest points in Indiana Pacers.

In 2001/2002, he switched to the Chicago Bulls. After playing sixteen to seventeen games, he switched to Tronto Raptors in 2003-04. During this period, Jalen became one of the highest-paid players in the NBA.

In 2005-06, Jalen was traded to the New York Knicks with handsome cash (around $3 million). From 2005 to 2007, Jalen earned $16 million in a year.

In 2007, he announced his retirement from basketball. In November 2007, Jalen started his career as a sports news reporter for NBA TNT. In 2008, Jalen made a sports academy for athletes and sports people. He is also the owner of different companies. In 2011, he made and produced a documentary, The Fab Five. This documentary made an ESPN rating of 2.1, the highest rank of that time. The Fab Five documentary also earned millions.

In 2012, Jalen became the sports critic, interpreter, and analyst at the Sports Center and ESPN. He used to earn $3 Million per year in ESPN. In 2014, he wrote a book, “Got to give the People What They Want,” about his life and published it in 2015. This book became the best-selling of the month in the New York Times.

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Earnings in The NBA

Jalen Rose Earnings
Source: zacjohnson.com

Jalen earned approximately $102,438,250 in his NBA career. Jalen was the highest-paid basketball player of that time.

2006/07 New York Knicks $14,601,500
2006/07 Phoenix Suns $1,540,000
2005/06 Toronto Raptors $15,694,250
2004/05 Toronto Raptors $14,487,000
2003/04 Toronto Raptors $13,279,750
2002/03 Chicago Bulls $12,072,500
2001/02 Indiana Pacers $10,865,250
2000/01 Indiana Pacers $9,660,000
1999/00 Indiana Pacers $2,437,500
1998/99 Indiana Pacers $2,145,000
1997/98 Indiana Pacers $1,852,500
1996/97 Indiana Pacers $1,560,000
1995/96 Denver Nuggets $1,268,000
1994/95 Denver Nuggets $975,000
Total   $102,438,250


Jalen Rose is the middle child of his parents. Jalen’s dad Jimmy Walker was a renowned American basketball champion. He played in the NBA for Detroit’s tournaments. Jalen has never met his father in real life. His dad died in 2007. Jalen was raised by his mother, Jeanne. His mother passed away at the age of 79 due to lung cancer.

He has four siblings, two sisters; Tamara Rose and James Walker Thompson, and two brothers, Kevin Rose and Bill Rose. All of them are married and living a happy life.


Name Jalen Anthony Rose
Age 49 Years
Birthdate January 30, 1973
Birthplace Detroit, Michigan, United States
Height 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Weight 98 kg (215 lb)
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Father Jimmy Walker
Mother Jeanne Rose
Brothers Kevin Rose, Bill Rose
Sisters Tamara Rose, James Walker Thompson
Ex-Wives Molly Qerim, Mauri Goens
Kids 2 daughters and a son
Education Southwestern High School, University of Michigan, University of Maryland Global Campus
Religion Christianity
Ethnicity African-American
Net Worth $60 Million
Instagram Jalen Rose

Jalen Rose’s Wife & Kids

Jalen Rose’s first wife is Mauri Goens. She was his first love. They both gave birth to three beautiful babies. Mariah Rose, Gracie Rose, and LaDarius Rose. Mariah Rose is the eldest daughter, Gracie is the middle one, and LaDarius is the youngest son of Jalen and Mauri. In 2015, Jalen and Mauri got divorced and parted ways due to some conflicts between them.

In 2016, Jalen started dating ESPN’s representative, Molly Qerim. They both got married in 2018. After living together for three years together, Jalen and Molly got divorced and separated their ways apart. Jalen Rose is currently single and not dating anyone.


Jalen Rose House
Source: zacjohnson.com

Jalen has a beautiful and luxurious house In Orchard Lake Michigan. The cost of the house is approximately $9 Million. The house has five fully furnished six bedrooms, five bathrooms, three kitchens, a dining area, a luxurious lounge, a beautiful swimming pool, and a basketball court.

Jalen Rose is also fond of luxury cars, and his car collection includes the Ford Puma SUV, Ferrari F12, and Jeep Wrangler.

Jalen Rose’s Net Worth

Jalen Rose’s net worth is $60 Million as of 2024. Jalen makes $250,000 per month and  $3 Million a year. The major source of his wealth was his NBA career through which he earned a total of $102,438,250, approximately $151,422,277 at the current date.

Currently, he is working as a sports analyst for ESPN. And no doubt he is earning a tremendous amount of money through this.

Jalen owns different companies in Michigan. He also has made a sports academy from which he earns a significant amount of money.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

How much is Jalen Rose worth?

Jalen Rose has a net worth of $60 Million as of 2024.

How much does Jalen Rose make per year?

As per reports, Jalen Rose makes $3 Million a year.

How old is Jalen Rose?

Jalen Rose is 49 years old and he was born on January 30, 1973.

How tall is Jalen Rose?

Jalen Rose is pretty tall. His height is 6 feet and 8 inches (2.03 m).

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