Dale Earnhardt is an American professional stock car racing driver and champion team owner who is also the two-time winner of the Daytona 500 in 2004 and 2014.
He has been honored with the Most Popular Driver Award fourteen times from 2003 to 2016. He is the son of the famous car racing driver Dale Earnhardt Sr. and is the grandson of NASCAR driver, Ralph Earnhardt.
Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s source of income
Dale Earnhardt Jr. is one of the highest-paid and richest athletes in the world. Dale owns a net worth of about $300 million making him one of the richest celebrities at present. His successful career earned him a huge net worth.
Dale earns about $8 million per year which is a surprisingly huge earning. He has won a grand total of about $352 million from racing.
Tops the list of the highest-paid NASCAR driver
He tops the list of the highest-paid NASCAR driver and is paid the most by endorsements.
His earnings come from the team that owns his car, Hendrick Motorsports as a salary and share of cash prizes from race winnings. He has a huge income from sponsorships and endorsements.
Dale earns about $70 million a year. His endorsements earnings are estimated to be about $10 million per year. His endorsement has decreased in comparison to his previous earnings. He is paid most by sponsors including General Motors, Nationwide Mutual Insurance, PepsiCo, Unilever, and eBay.
The Racing car driver earns a very beautiful house in Mooresville, New York. His Kannapolis house occupies 200 acres of area and is astonishingly very beautiful. The house is valued to be around $1.5 million.
The family of the Race Car Driver
Most of the members of Dale’s family are Racing Car drivers. His father, Dale Earnhardt Sr. was a former stock car racing driver and member of the NASCAR Hall of Fame. He is the grandson of Ralph Earnhardt, a NASCAR driver. His maternal grandfather, Robert Gee, was a stock car fabricator.
His sister Kelley Earnhardt Miller is the American NASCAR co-owner of JR Motorsports. His half-brother is a former driver, Kerry Earnhardt. His nephew, Jeffrey Earnhardt is also a professional stock car racing driver.