Steve Smith is an Australian professional cricketer who plays for Australia at international level. He is a former captain of the Australian national team. Smith is regarded as one of the best Test batsmen in the modern era.
He helped Australia to win the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup. Smith is named in the 15-man Australia squad for the 2023 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup.
Here we have Steve Smith’s net worth, career earnings, salary, career overview, stats, wife, and more.
Steve Smith’s Biography and Career
Steven Peter Devereux Smith was born on 2 June 1989, in Kogarah, New South Wales, Australia.
He played for Australia in the 2008 Under-19 Cricket World Cup. He made his first-class debut for New South Wales in January 2008. Smith plays for New South Wales and Sydney Sixers in Domestic cricket.
Steve Smith has been playing for the Australian national team since 2010. He made his debut in all three formats in 2010. He was initially selected for Australia as a right-arm leg spinner, but later developed himself as one of the best batsmen in the world.
Smithy has played 102 Test matches for his nation as of writing, scoring 9,320 runs at an average of 58.61. He has 32 Test centuries. The Aussie batsman also has 12 ODI Tons.
Steven Smith was a crucial player for Australia in the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup, helping his nation to win their 5th World title. He scored a century in the semi-finals against India at the SCG.
In the final against New Zealand, he made a not-out 58 as Australia won by 7 wickets, chasing the target of 183 runs. Smith scored 402 runs at an average of 67, including a century and four fifties.
He was named in the team of the tournament for the 2015 World Cup by the ICC.
Steven Smith also won the 2021 ICC T20 World Cup, and the 2023 ICC World Test Championship final.
Awards and Achievements
- ICC Cricketer of the Year (Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy) in 2015
- 2x ICC Test Player of the Year (2015, 2017)
- ICC Men’s Test Player of the Decade for 2011-2020
- 4x Allan Border Award for the best player in Australian Cricket (2015, 2018, 2021, 2023)
Franchise League Career
Steve Smith played IPL for Pune Warriors, Rising Pune SuperGiants, Rajasthan Royals, and Delhi Capitals. He last played in the IPL 2021 season for the Capitals. In the Big Bash League, Smith plays for Sydney Sixers.
Steve Smith’s Net Worth
As of 2023, Cameron Green has a net worth of $30 million.
The Aussie batsman has accumulated a huge fortune from his cricket career. He earns a massive figure from his CA (Cricket Australia) salary and by playing across different franchise leagues.
Salary and Career Earnings
Smith’s prime sources of earnings are his cricket career and brand endorsements. His estimated annual salary is $3 million, and his monthly income is $250k.
Steve Smith played 9 seasons in the Indian Premier League. He last played for Delhi Capitals in the 2021 IPL season.
In the 2021 season, he earned INR 2.20 crore, playing for Delhi Capitals in the IPL. In the 2019 and 2020 seasons, he earned INR 12.50 crore each, playing for Rajasthan.
The following table refers to Steve Smith’s IPL salary history.
|2021||Delhi Capitals||INR 2.20 crore|
|2020||Rajasthan Royals||INR 12.50 crore|
|2019||Rajasthan Royals||INR 12.50 crore|
|2017||Rising Pune SuperGiants||INR 5.5 crore|
|2016||Rising Pune SuperGiants||INR 4.0 crore|
|2015||Rajasthan Royals||INR 4.0 crore|
|2014||Rajasthan Royals||INR 4.0 crore|
|2013||Pune Warriors||INR 1.06 crore|
|2012||Pune Warriors||INR 1.005 crore|
|2011||Kochi Tuskers Kerala||INR 92 lacs|
|2010||Royal Challengers Bangalore||INR 13 lacs|
|Full Name||Steven Peter Devereux Smith|
|Nickname||Smudge, Smithy, Chachu|
|Date of Birth||2 June 1989|
|Hometown||Kogarah, New South Wales, Australia|
|Bowling||Right-arm leg spin|
|Net Worth||$30 million|
|Spouse||Dani Willis (m. 2018)|
Smith’s gorgeous wife is Dani Willis. The couple started dating in 2011. They tied the knot on 15 September 2018 in Berrima, New South Wales.
Born on 2 June 1989, he is 34 years old.
He is 176 cm (5 ft 9 in).
[As of 11 June 2023]
FAQs About Steve Smith
What is Steve Smith’s Net Worth?
His net worth is $30 million.
Who is his wife?
What is his shirt No.?
He wears No. 49 for Australia in the ODI and T20I.
How much is his IPL salary?
INR 2.20 crore in the 2021 IPL for Delhi Capitals.