Alex Carey is an Australian professional cricketer who plays for the Australian national team. He plays as a wicketkeeper-batsman. Carey is a former Australian rules football player.
He played for Australia in the 2019 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup. Carey is named in the 15-man Australia squad for the 2023 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup.
Here we have Alex Carey’s net worth, career earnings, salary, career overview, stats, wife, and more.
Alex Carey’s Biography and Career
Alex Tyson Carey was born on 27 August 1991 in Loxton, South Australia, Australia. He is a former Australian rules football player. He was the captain of the GWS Giants in 2010.
Carey began to play domestic cricket in 2012. He played domestic cricket for South Australia and Adelaide Strikers.
Alex Carey has been playing for the Australia national cricket team since 2018. He represents his nation in the Test and ODI formats.
The wicketkeeper-batsman made his ODI debut for Australia in January 2018 against England. He made his Test debut in December 2021 against England.
Alex Carey was a key member of the Australia squad in the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup. He scored 375 runs from 10 matches and was Australia’s 4th highest run scorer during the World Cup, behind Steve Smith, Aaron Finch and David Warner.
He was named in the Team of the Tournament by ICC as a wicket-keeper after the tournament.
Carey was a member of the Australian team that won the 2023 ICC World Test Championship final. He is named in the 15-man Australia squad for the 2023 Men’s ICC Cricket World Cup.
As of writing, Alex Carey has played 64 ODI matches for Australia, scoring 1,667 runs at an average of 35.46. He has one ODI century under his belt.
Franchise League Cricket
Alex Carey plays for Adelaide Strikers in the Big Bash League. He played only one season in the IPL, for Delhi Capitals in 2020.
Alex Carey’s Net Worth in 2023
As of 2023, Alex Carey has a net worth of $3 million. The Aussie wicketkeeper-batsman has accumulated a good fortune from his cricket career.
He earns a decent figure from his CA (Cricket Australia) salary and playing across different franchise leagues.
Salary and Career Earnings
Carey’s prime sources of earnings are his cricket career and brand endorsements. His estimated annual salary is north of AUD 280,000.
IPL Salary and Contract
Alex Carey played one season in the IPL. Delhi Capitals signed him for INR 2.40 crore for the 2020 IPL. His estimated BBL salary is £199,600.
The following table refers to Alex Carey’s IPL salary history.
|2020||Delhi Capitals||INR 2.40 crore|
|Full Name||Alex Tyson Carey|
|Date of Birth||27 August 1991|
|Height||182 cm (6 ft)|
|Hometown||Loxton, South Australia, Australia|
|Net Worth||$3 million|
Alex Carey’s gorgeous wife is Eloise Carey. The couple has a son, Robert, and a daughter, Rose.
Born on 27 August 1991, he is 32 years old.
He is 182 cm (6 ft).
[As of 4 July 2023]
FAQs About Alex Carey
What is Alex Carey’s Net Worth?
His net worth is $3 million.
Who is his wife?
What is his shirt No.?
He wears No. 4 for Australia in the ODI.