The US-born Alex Morgan is one of the best female soccer players in the world at the moment. She started her career with the club Western Newyork Flash in 2011 aged just 21. Morgan began to impress with her performances. And at this point in 2017, she is among the elite football players in the world. For the past 4 years, she has been a crucial player for every team she played for and hence Alex Morgan salary is always one of the highest in the squad. But to a surprising turn of events, Alex Morgan net worth might leave you speechless as to consider the difference between the wages of male players and female players.
No! There is absolutely no typing error. The United States International has a net worth of $3 million. There are players like Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi with a net worth of more than $300 million. But that’s exactly opposite to what happens with the female athletes. Women football players get paid only a fraction of what the male players get. Despite being one of the most recognized football players in the world Morgan has a net worth of only $3 million.
At her current club Orlando Pride, Alex Morgan has a yearly salary of $450,000 and some additional bonuses. That’s not even half a million. Moreover, her move to the Olympique Lyon at the end of the current season will be loads better for her in terms of finances.
The exotic female star isn’t confined only in terms of football as a profession. But because of her stardom, she has landed a number of endorsements deals with some of the biggest companies in the corporate world like P&G, Coca-Cola, Panasonic, Bank of America, McDonals and so on. Moreover, she is the author of a number of children books and novels. Some of them ended up being aired on the TV. Stepping ahead, Morgan herself has appeared in a few television series, movies, and magazines. Moving to France will be a unique experience of her life and the move will provide her more opportunities for the further development of her career.