Net Worth: $90 Million
Annual Salary: $26 Million
Felix Hernandez is a Venezuelan professional baseball player who has a net worth of $90 million and earns a salary of $3.5 million per year. Felix Hernandez signed a $78 million, 5 year contract in 2010. He then signed a $175 million, seven-year contract extension through 2019. Felix is currently is paid an annual salary of $22 million.
This makes him one of the league’s highest-paid baseball players. Between June 2017 and June 2018, Felix’s salary and endorsements earned him $27 million. Felix Hernandez has earned his net worth as the Seattle Mariners’ starting pitcher. 8 April 1986 he was born in Valencia, Venezuela Felix is known as “King Felix” Hernandez is known for throwing a fastball has been clocked as high as 100 mph. Luis Fuenmayor, a part-time scout for the Seattle Mariners, noticed 14-year-old Felix pitching in a tournament near Maracaibo, Venezuela.
Hernandez was signed by the Mariners at age 16; he made his debut on August 4, 2005. Hernadez has adopted two puppies from the Seattle King County Humane Society, where he is an outspoken member. He is also an ambassador for the Pepsi Refresh Project, which raises funds for the Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence. Felix represented Venezuela in the 2009 World Baseball Classic, and he was named to the American League All-Star Team for the second time in 2011. On August 31, 2011, Hernández struck out nine batters, bringing his season total to 204 strikeouts.