As of 2014, golf great Tiger Woods has an estimated net worth of $500 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. He is the second wealthiest African American, behind Oprah Winfrey, and is one of the highest-paid athletes in the world.
Over the course of his career, Tiger Woods has earned $1.3 billion. In 2013, his annual salary was about $83 million, according to International Business Times. Earnings from winning golf tournaments only account for 10 to 12 percent of Tiger's career earnings. The bulk of his earnings comes from endorsements for brands, including Nike Golf, Upper Deck and Rolex. Woods also designs golf courses, for which he earns approximately $10 million each, and he makes up to $1.5 million per personal appearance.