Okaro White Biography

( 1992 - )
December 6, 2018
First published on:December 6, 2018
by Jorden

Facts of Okaro White

Date of Birth: 1992, August 13
Age: 28 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 8 Inch
Birth Name Okaro White
Birth Place Brooklyn, New York
Famous Name Okaro White
Horoscope Leo
Mother Charmaine White
Net Worth $1 million
Salary $1,187,862
Past Team Virtus Bologna, Aris Thessaliniki, Sioux Falls Skyforce, Miami Heat, Capital City Go-Go
Siblings He has a older brother and sister
School Location Clearwater, Florida
University Team Florida State
Career Earnings $3,832,054
No. of Twitter Followers 3,898
No. of Instagram Followers 26.1 k
Weight 205 lbs
Position in Team Power forward
Current team Wasington Wizards
Nationality American
Ethnicity Black
Profession basketball player
Started career as basketball player
Currently Working For Washington Wizards
University attended Florida State
School attended Clearwater
Graduated year 2010-2014
Squad No 15

Okaro White is an American professional basketball player who plays in the National Basketball Association (NBA). As of 2018, Okaro White currently plays for the Washington Wizards as their Power forward. Okaro White has played for other teams like Virtus Bologna, Aris Thessaloniki, Sioux Falls Skyforce, Miami Heat, Capital City Go-Go.


Playing as a Power forward, Okaro White reportedly earns around $1,187,862 as his yearly salary from Washington Wizards. Further, White has an estimated net worth of over $1 million.

Okaro White Early Life

Okaro White was born on August 13, 1992, in Brooklyn, New York. As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to Black ethnic group. Further, his star sign is Leo. He spent his childhood with his older brother and sister.

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Missin my queen#wealwaysclownin

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Okaro's mother, Charmaine White, ran for the national team of Jamaica. His family moved to Clearwater, Florida to be near his grandmother as a preteen. White experienced a growth spurt in the eighth grade, growing five and a half inches in the summer. 

Okaro White attended Clearwater in Clearwater, Florida where he played for his high school basketball team. Later he was named Pinellas County's Basketball Player of the year during his high school career.

After completing high school, Okaro White enrolled at Florida State and played for the Florida State. White played two NCAA tournaments averaging 6.9 rebounds, 13.6 points per game.

College Statistics:

Year Team Games played Games started Minutes per game Rebounds per game Assists per game Steals per game Blocks per game Points per game
2010-11 Florida State 34 13 16.5 3.1 .5 .7 .4 6.6
2011-12 Florida State 35 12 22.6 4.4 .5 .6 .4 7.7
2012-13 Florida State 34 34 28.9 5.9 .8 1.0 1.1 12.4
2013-14 Florida State 36 35 30.1 6.8 .9 .8 1.1 13.6
Career   139 94 24.6 5.1 .7 .7 .8 10.1

Okaro defended the guards and the forwards, alternating between the small positions and the power forward. He was one of the 64 seniors selected for the Invitation Tournament in Portsmouth.

Okaro White's Net Worth

As of 2018, Okaro White has an estimated net worth of over $1 million. He reportedly signed a two-way contract worth $1,187,862 with Washington Wizards.

Further, the NBA player has an average salary of $1,187,862 annually with a guaranteed sum of $1,187,862 and also cap hit of $1,187,862.

Okaro White so far has made earnings of $3,832,054 from his entire NBA career. Kept aside Okaro White financial earnings, his personal assets includes home and cars. Moreover, Okaro is the 162nd most-paid player last year.

Further, the NBA Player Okaro White earns a good amount of money from various sponsorships. Otto Porter, Bradley Beal, and John Wall are the highest-paid players of Washington Wizards.

Okaro White Professional Career

White joined the Memphis Grizzlies for the NBA Summer League in 2014 after being undrafted in the 2014 NBA draft. White averaged 8.2 points in five games and 2.6 rebounds per game. White signed for the 2014–15 season with Virtus Bologna of Italy On 31 July 2014.

In 33 club games, he averaged 12.1 points, 6.8 rebounds, 1.1 assists and 1.0 blocks per game in the Italian Top League. 

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Okaro averaged  13.5 points, 7.0 rebounds, 1.9 assists, 1.7 steals, and 0.4 blocks per game in Greek League regular games. In the meantime, Okaro also played for Memphis Grizzlies, Aris Thessaloniki. He joined the Miami Heat for the 2016 NBA Summer League n 2016 June.

NBA Regular season stats:

Year Team Games played Games started Minutes per game Rebounds per game Assists per game Steals per game Blocks per game Points per game
2016-17 Miami 35 0 13.5 2.3 .6 .3 .3 2.8
2017-18 Miami 6 4 13.3 1.8 .3 .2 .2 3.3
Career   41 4 13.4 2.3 .6 .3 .3 2.9

Okaro signed with the Heat but was waived on 22 October after appearing in six preseason matches on 15 July 2016. He also played for Sioux Falls Skyforce.

Later Okaro signed a 10-day contract with Cleveland Cavaliers. Okaro's contract was announced on 2018, November 23 by Washington Wizards. Some of the teammates of White from Wizards are Jeff Green, Austin Rivers, Jason Smith, Kelly Oubre.

Okaro White Personal Life

The Famous NBA star is 6 feet 8 inches tall in height and weighs around 93 kg. Okaro White is not only a world-class athlete but also a very attractive individual.

Other than being a famous NBA Power forward, Okaro White is pretty famous in social media with a huge number of followers and also thousands of likes in all of his posts. Moreover, White has 3,898 followers on Twitter and 26.1 k on his Instagram account.

There is no information on his relationship and relationships. In addition, Okaro seems to be focused on building his career and keeps his romantic relationship hidden from the public at large. In addition, he has a loving and supportive family.

Facts and stats of Okaro White

  • Okaro's age is 26 years
  •  Okaro's birthplace: Brooklyn, New York
  •  Okaro's height is 6 feet 8 inch
  •  Okaro's weight is 205 lbs
  •  Okaro's salary is $1,187,862
  •  Okaro's net worth is $1 million
  •  Okaro's playing position is Power Forward
  •  Okaro's playing League is NBA

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