Retired athlete Ashton Eaton net worth is nearly around $500,000. His yearly salary is $90,000 however it is estimated that he earn more than that. Born in the year 1958 in Oregon in USA Ashton Eaton is retired decathlete plus two- time Olympic champion who has reached awesome heights in his career as a sportsman and captured the hearts of many fans all over with his stupendous feats. This 1.85 m tall Ashton Eaton was born to Roslyn and Terrance Wilson. It is worthy to mention that he is the second decathlete to enter the 9000 point barrier after the great Roman Sebrle and by this he has caught the attention of many all over.
|Full Name||Ashton James Eato|
|Birthday date||21 January,1988|
|Height||6.1 feet/ 1.85 m|
|Parents||Roslyn Eaton, Terrance Wilson|
|Sibling||Kajmere Wilson, Verice Bennett|
It must be noted that when he was just two years of age his parents got separated from each other and this Ashton Eaton was brought up by his mother. This sensational Ashton Eaton excelled in many sports like soccer, wrestling, running etc when he was very young and stunned many around him. Located in Bend in Oregon is the famous Mountain View High School and in this school Ashton Eaton did his schooling. His ethnicity is a mixture of American, African plus Caucasian. His net worth is estimated to be $500,000 and his annual salary is $90,000.
As per the research, it’s confirmed that the overall prize money is about $40,000 however in 2012 Olympic game he won only $25,000 cash prize.
In the year 2008 he made headlines when he won the decathlon at the NCAA Men’s Outdoor Track and Field Championship. Ashton Eaton’s name and fame reached nook and corners when he won the heptathlon in the years 2009 and 2010. It was remarkable that in the year 2011 he reached first position in the famous USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships and was spoken in high regards. Ashton in the year 2012 made many heads turn when he won the coveted gold medal in Decathlon event and was spoken highly at the Summer Olympics held in London. It is sensational that he won the decathlon gold medal again at the 2016 Olympics held at Rio and attracted the attention of many with his awesome achievement. Ashton Eaton in the year 2013 made news when he married a woman named Brianne Thiesen who was a multi event athlete from Canada. It is worthy to note that this Ashton Eaton was coached by Tate Matcalf as well as by John Nosler and Ashton Eaton made stupendous records in the track and field events. In the year 2012 this Ashton Eaton made huge noises when he won the prestigious Jesse Owens Award. By winning the Olympic gold medal twice in decathlon event he is just the third ever to do so and is simply superb.