Take a look at the below list of Top 10 Richest Bodybuilders In The World in 2016 and 2017. Bodybuilding is the activity to engage oneself in Progressive Resistance Exercise to control and develop one’s musculature. The profession doesn’t only get you an attractive body, but also fetches a hefty amount of money to you.
But being a bodybuilder takes a lot of determination, courage, strength and also power to abstain from what is not good to become a bodybuilder. Once you reach that level, you get to start making money. These bodybuilders are also largely loved my women.
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So, here is a list of world’s top ten richest bodybuilders 2016:
10. Dorian Yates
He is an English professional bodybuilder. He also won Mr. Olympia title 6 times in a row from 1992 to 1997, and holds fourth highest number of the title wins of all times. He is considered as one of the top bodybuilders in the world. He has a net worth of close to 4 million USD and hence is the 10th richest bodybuilder of the world 2016-2017.
9. Phil Heath
He is an American professional bodybuilder and is currently owning the title of “Mr. Olympia”. He also won “Iron Man Show” in 2008 and placed second to Dexter Jackson. In 2007, Heath placed fifth at the Arnold Classic. Phil has appeared on the cover of popular magazines such as “Flex Magazine” and has released four training DVD’S. He has a net worth of close to 5 million and hence is 9th richest bodybuilder 2016.
8. Gary Strydom
He is an American IFBB professional bodybuilder. He is notable as being the only person to win a Championship title under Vince McMahon’s now defunct World Bodybuilding Federation. Prior to the WBF Strydom won four IFBB professional titles. He is 8th richest bodybuilder of the world 2016.
7. Dexter Jackson
Dexter Jackson is an American professional IFBB bodybuilder and a onetime Mr. Olympia winner. As of 2015, Jackson has made a record-setting 16 Mr. Olympia appearances. Jackson has won the Arnold Classic five times (2005, 2006, 2008, 2013, 2015), more than any other bodybuilder. He has a net worth of close to 7 million USD and hence is 7th richest bodybuilder of the world 2016.
6. Ronnie Coleman
Ronnie Dean Coleman is a former American professional bodybuilder and has been the winner of Mr. Olympia bodybuilding title eight years in a row and is regarded as one of the greatest bodybuilders of all the time. He also has a record of winning IFFB(International Federation Of Bodybuilding And Fitness) 26 times, i.e. most wins. He has a net worth of 10 million USD, and hence is the World’s 6th richest bodybuilder 2016.
5. The Undertaker
Mark William Calaway, who is known by the name of “The Undertaker”, is an American professional wrestler and bodybuilder. He is currently signed to WWE, where he has worked since 1990, making him the company’s longest tenured in-ring performer. He has a numerous number of victories on his name and hence has a net worth of 17 million. He is 5th richest bodybuilder of the world 2016
4. Jay Cutler
Jay Cutler is also an American IFBB professional bodybuilder. He won the title of Mr. Olympia four times. He is also the cover guy of many fitness magazines. After all, it goes well with the phrase “The survival of the fittest”. He has a different and unique style of his own which has made him an eye-candy for several magazines and has taken him to a way of being a millionaire and hence has a net worth of 30 million USD. He is 4th richest bodybuilder of the world 2016.
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3. Triple H
Paul Michael Levesque, who is known by his ring name “Triple H”, which has an abbreviation of “Hunter Heart Helmsley” is a bodybuilder, actor and richest WWE wrestler. Levesque entered several bodybuilding contests after graduating high school in 1987. He makes regular appearances in bouts of WWE as an authority figure and wrestler. This man has a net worth of 60 million USD. He is 3rd richest bodybuilder of the world.
2. Rich Gaspari
He is also an American former professional bodybuilder. He was featured on the cover page of the magazine Iron Man in October 2011. Although he never won Mr. Olympia Competition, but was a runner up several times. He has a net worth of 90 million USD, because he had started his own supplements company, some of the names of the supplements include “Myofusion”, “IntraPro”, “SuperPump250” and “SizeOn”. He is second richest bodybuilder in whole world.
1. Arnold Schwarzenegger
He is an all-rounder. He is an Australian-American actor, filmmaker, richest Hollywood fame, businessman, investor, author, philanthropist, activist, former professional bodybuilder and former politician. He also competed in several Olympic weightlifting and powerlifting contests. His all round career is the reason of his immense wealth. He has a net worth of 300 million USD. He is the richest bodybuilder in the world.
These were some of the bodybuilders cum celebrities who have made their way to success after a lot of determination and self-courage. They are many young bodybuilders’ inspirations.