How Much Is Seth Rollins' Salary? Is He a Wealthy Player and Has a Huge Net Worth?

November 14, 2018
First published on:April 5, 2018
by Jon Snow

The Shield! One of the most loved storylines of WWE earned the Shield members lots of fame and money. Today we are talking about the former Shield member Seth Rollins real name Colby Daniel Lopez, currently signed to the RAW brand of WWE. The 31-year-old American professional wrestler Rollins has earned millions with his professional career.

 

Previously engaged to his former girlfriend Leighla Schultz, Seth Rollins is estimated to be enjoying the net worth of $5 million currently. So, how much is his annual salary? Let's know all about Seth Rollins' salary, net worth, and earnings in this section.

Net worth and Salary of Seth Rollins

The craze for the WWE star Seth Rollins is as much as for the WWE. Seth, famed for his finisher Curb Stomp is also known for his notable achievements and honors which includes Ring of Honor ChampionshipWWE United States Championship, Money in the Bank and WWE World Heavyweight Championship

So, probably, he gets a good payment then. Yeah, Seth's new contract with WWE is estimated to earn him the annual salary of $3 million in 2018, this year. Even if the salary is $1 million more than of his The Shield's fellow, Dean Ambrose, it is less than that of Roman Reigns who earns $5 million. 

Though Seth's net worth of $5 million is also not a joke. Let's know more about his career journey and salary.

Career Journey and Salary of Seth Rollins

Rollins made his wrestling debut  in 2005 for Scott County Wrestling (SCW) and then he joined the 
Ian Rotten's Independent Wrestling Association Mid-South (IWA) which was followed by his appearance in the TNA (Total Nonstop Action Wrestling) in 2006.

Then in 2009, he made his ROH (Ring of Honor) debut in 2007 under the ring name Tyler Black and later resulted in his victory over the ROH World Championship title in 2009. Though his then earnings are not disclosed.

Rollins made his move to WWE on August 8, 2010, after signing a developmental contract under ring name Seth Rollins and he was put in the Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW) now known as NXT. While in the NXT for 2 years, he made his storyline bout against the wrestlers like Dean Ambrose, Big E Langston, Damien Sandow, Corey Graves, and Conor O'Brian.

WWE Debut and The Rise of The Shield

In 2013, Seth made his roster debut in WWE at Survivor Series alongside Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns as The Shield attacking Ryback during the triple threat main event for the WWE Championship. Theirs intervene resulted in CM Punk to win the match pinning out WWE Superstar John Cena

CAPTION: The Shield; Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns SOURCE: Daily Star

The Shield even won the WWE Tag Team Championship later on May 19, 2013, at Extreme Rules, however, it didn't go on as the team later.

On June 2, 2014, in an episode of Raw, after Batista left Evolution and WWE, Triple H revealed his "plan B", which turned out Rollins to be a villain as he attacked  Ambrose and Reigns to join The Authority.  And by 2014, Seth Rollins salary was reported to be around $250,000.

The winner of the 2014 Money In The Bank winner,  Seth Rollins' salary was increased to $310,000 in 2015 when his net worth was reported to be $4 million.

CAPTION: Seth Rollins with Money In the Bank contract SOURCE: PW Mania

Also, in 2015, Seth won his very first WWE World Heavyweight Championship against Reigns. The annual salary of Seth Rollins in 2016 was reported to be $950,000 besides additional support from his merchandise sales and bonuses this time.

In 2017, Seth earned the annual salary of $2.4 million along with his merchandise sales and bonuses. Then in 2018, his contract was upgraded to make him earn the massive salary of $3 million, but he will not receive any bonus for merchandise sales, though he makes $200,000 per main event appearances.

Thinking about the highest paid wrestler? He is none other than Brock Lesner with the salary of $10 million followed by John Cena with the salary of $8.5 million.

House and Cars of Seth Rollins

Well, Rollins seems quite low about his property details, as reported Rollins lives in his house in Davenport, Iowa, however, the purchase and worth detail of the house in undisclosed. Probably, the mansion cost millions.

And talking about Seth Rollins' car collection, it's quite impressive. His collection includes Lamborghini Avendator, Toyota Fortuner, Tesla Model S, 2015 Cadallic CTS and Range Rover. The total worth of his cars is reported to be around $680,000.

CAPTION: Seth Rollins and his Toyota Fortuner SOURCE: WWE

Well, back in June 2015, Seth Rollins made the WWE highlights after he gifted Kane a trip to Hawai and J&J Security, a 2015 Calladic CTS worth $52,970. Check out this video.

Huge surprising gift!

Seems Rollins has become very wealthy now, Haha!

Know more: Relationship and datings of Seth Rollins

Probably in near future, Rollins is going to surprise all revealing his property empire detail. Let's wait for the day and wish him best for further.

Interesting Facts about Seth  Rollins

  • Rollins is 1 time ROH Champion.
  • In 2015 Rollins became the only wrestler to hold the both WWE World Heavyweight Championship and the United States Championship title.
  • He earns $200,000 per appearances in the main events.
  • Seth Rollins is a fan of the Chicago Bears and St. Louis Cardinals.
  •  Rollins and his former tag team partner Marek Brave started The Black & The Brave Wrestling Academy in 2014.
  • He is fond of sports shoes, and his favorite brand is Nike.
  • Rollin is a dog person and owns a Shih Tzu, named Kevin.