Matt Hardy Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education and Career
Matt Hardy Net Worth 2020 – Matt Hardy is a professional wrestler and brother to Jeff Hardy, who is also a professional wrestler; together, they form the tag team “Hardy Boyz”. They have seven tag team championship titles to their name and other solo titles.
Matt Hardy Net Worth 2020
Broken Matt Hardy, born as Matthew Moore Hardy on September 23, 1974, was born in Cameron, North Carolina. The American wrestler is the child to Gilbert Hardy and Ruby Moore. His mother, Ruby Moore, died when he was only twelve years of age as she lost her life to brain cancer in 1986.
Hardy has a sibling, a younger brother, Jeff Hardy, who is also a wrestler and together there were raised by their father, Gilbert.
Hardy’s first love in terms of sports was baseball. He started playing the sport as a child and continued playing in high school. He also played football with his two best positions being as a linebacker or as a defensive end.
Hardy attended University of North Carolina at Charlotte to pursue engineering but after a year into the course, he dropped out due to his father’s illness. Thereafter, he attended Sandhills Community College in Pinehurst to gain his degree.
He along with his brother Jeff practiced few moves and sent a tape to the World Championship Wrestling (WCW) with a team name called ‘High Voltage’.
Hardys signed with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) in 1998. The brothers innovated the Ladder Match and pioneered the Tables, Ladders and Chairs matches in the WWE history. Many of his moves were a treat to watch.
His signature moves are sideeffect, turnbuckle and many more. Hardys hold seven World Tag Team Championships together. Later, Matt wrestled as single competitor in various other championships as a WWE wrestler.
In 2010, he left WWE and later signed a contract with Total Nonstop Action (TNA) in 2011. After few months, it was reported that he was suspended from TNA. Matt then signed up with independent circuits and played many matches.
He reunited with OMEGA in 2013 and reunited with TNA in 2014. Matt made his comeback with the gimmick called ‘Broken Matt’ which has received an overwhelming response from around the wrestling fans.
Other than wrestling, Matt has also featured in television commercials and TV shows like 70s Show, Scare Tactics & Fear Factor, where he won the Fear Factor Champion.
Hardy is also a New York Times bestselling author for his book “The Hardy Boyz: Exist 2 Inspire.
He closely works with various charity organizations and makes donations for various causes.
He also featured in the Hardy Show, a reality show created, written and produced by Hardy. He was part of the movie ‘Pro Wrestlers Vs Zombies’ in 2013.
Matt Hardy is known to be one of the incredible wrestling players of all time. His major source of income is his earnings from WWE. As of 2020, Hardy’s net worth is approximately $6 million.
Hardy earned around $322,000 as his salary per year from WWE. He also earned near about $322,000 as his salary from TNA.
He was the winner of Fear Factor, as a prize, he had won the $50,000. He had also done many movies and television series, which also add to his Net Worth.
Matt Hardy is the well-known name in the history of Wrestling. He has won many championships and achieved great success in wrestling. But his success never gone into his head; he always seems as a humbled man.
According to a survey he is ranked at #9 positions on the list of the top ten most humble people in wrestling. He is not only a great wrestler but also a great human being. Hardy and his brother raised about $14,000 for the charity fundraiser.