Corey Benjamin’s Net Worth: Family and Career

Corey Benjamin’s net worth as of 2021 is around $3 million and he is best known for playing the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the

Chicago Bulls. Corey’s professional career began after he was picked up by the Chicago Bulls in the 1998 NBA Draft.

Early Life

Corey Benjamin was born on the 24th of February, 1978 in Campton, California, United States.  He doesn’t mention his parents however, he

knows that he has an older brother, Sonny, who played with him on the same team while being a member of the Oregon State Beavers.

Corey Benjamin’s Net Worth, Career, and Earnings

Benjamin started to play basketball in college with Oregon State Beavers men’s basketball (1996-1998) and started playing professionally in 1998.

He played with the Bulls for three seasons. Then, he was signed for a pair of 10-day contracts with the Atlanta Hawks. He was chosen number 28

in round 1 by the Chicago Bulls. Benjamin left the game of basketball in 2008.

He later continued his basketball career by playing abroad. He first traveled to France to play for the French professional basketball club, the

Chalonnais. He played in France’s Ligue Nationale de Basketball for the 2003-04 season.

Corey then headed to Latin America to join the Venezuelan professional basketball club, Guaros de Lara. He played in Venezuela’s Liga

Professional de Baloncesto for the 2005-07 campaign. During the 2006-07 season, he made a come back to Europe to join the professional

basketball team in Lisbon, Portugal, Benfica. Corey played his last overseas game in South Korea where he competed for the Korean basketball

team, the Daegu Orions in the Korean Basketball League.

Personal Life

Corey was married to Tyra Hund and has a daughter.  Benjamin’s daughter has a video that goes viral wherein she punches an opponent named

Lauryn Ham while playing in a youth league game.

The victim has filed a complaint against both mother and daughter, as she revealed that Corey’s wife has ordered his daughter to punch the

opponent. Benjamin’s daughter has reportedly been banned from the multiple girls’ basketball tournaments.

Corey Benjamin’s Net Worth

Benjamin’s net income is estimated to be around $3 million as of 2021. He earned a total salary of $3,053,884 while playing for the Chicago Bulls in the three seasons from 1998 to 2001.