As of 2020, Manny Pacquiao’s net worth is approximately $190 million dollars, making him the 6th richest boxer of all time
Manny Pacquiao, born Emmanuel “Manny” Dapdran Pacquiao, is a Filipino politician and Boxer. Through his career, Manny has fought in 60 matches and won 54 of them. These victories have earned Manny a name of the best pound-to-pound boxer worldwide. He is also the only man in the world that has ever fought and won in seven different weight categories.
Various accolades that were given to this boxer include BWAA “Fighter of the Year,” and Best Fighter ESPY Award. In 2010 Pacquiao decided to became a candidate in the parliamentary elections in Philippines. He was credited with a support of the electorate and became a member of House of Representatives. Manny Pacquiao net worth is currently estimated to be around $85 million.
Manny was born in 1978 to Rosalio and Dionesia Pacquiao. When Manny was still a kid his mother found out that his father had a mistress and was cheating on her for a long time. She divorced Rosalio and left alone with her six children, including Manny. At that time nobody could have imagined that Manny Pacquiao net worth one day will be close to $90 million.
Today Manny has a family of his own: a wife Maria Geraldine Jamora and four children. Manny is highly religious man and tries to raise his children on Christian values.
Manny started to train in boxing when he was 14 years old. His talent has saved him from the life on the streets. A boy had nowhere to live when he moved to Manila. After some time being homeless, Manny received an invitation to join Philippine national amateur boxing team. That guaranteed him a room and a meal. Pacquiao entered professional boxing arena when he was 16. He decided to pursue this career in memory of his good friend who has passed away around that time. Manny soon became the best at this weight category.
As Manny was still very young when he entered professional boxing, his weight has changed notably during his career. During the years Manny has fought in 7 different weight classes and won in all of them. As his talent developed, his salary increased respectively and so did Manny Pacquiao net worth.
According to FORBES, in 2009 Manny has received $40 million and $42 million the next year. In 2011 his income decreased to the “modest” $25 million, but in 2012 it peaked again at $62 million point. During those years he has received a check for $25 million for the victory against Antonio Margarito alone, $15 when he won against Shane Mosley, $14 for the vistory against Miguel Cotto in 2009 and $12 for Ricky Hatton the same year. With such money at stake, no wonder Manny Pacquiao net worth is currently over $190 million.