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Damion Lee Net Worth & Salary

Damion Lee Net Worth – $7 million

What are Damion Lee’s net worth and salary?


Damion Lee is an American professional basketball player who won an NBA championship with the Golden State Warriors in 2022.


He was born on October 21, 1992, in Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

Lee attended St. Thomas More School in Connecticut.

After high school, Damion went to Drexel University.

On January 11, 2011, his grandmother passed away due to cancer.

After the 2011-12 season, Lee was named the CAA’s Rookie of the Year. “I’m truly blessed,” Damion said. “It’s amazing how far I’ve come these past five years.”

In the 2012-13 season, Damion was third in the CAA with 17.1 points per game.

He missed most of the 2013-14 season after tearing his ACL.

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In February 2015, Damion fractured his right hand during the overtime loss at Northeastern. He finished the game with 30 points. Due to the injury, Lee missed the final three games of the season. 

On March 30, 2015, Lee revealed that he plans to graduate in the summer and move to a different school, where he would be eligible to play right away in the upcoming season.

He joined Louisville for the 2015-16 season.

In September 2016, The Boston Celtics announced that they had signed Lee alongside Jalen Jones and Marcus Georges-Hunt.

All three were waived by The Celtics in October 2016. Later that month, Damion signed with the Maine Red Claws. He was waived by the Red Claws in early 2017.

In August 2017, Damion inked a deal with Santa Cruz Warriors.

Represents Team USA

On February 22, 2018, Damion was added to the US national team for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup qualification.

He replaced Canton Charge guard Marcus Thornton. “When I was younger, this wasn’t something I ever thought would happen,” Lee said at the time. “I’m playing with USA on my chest.”

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In March 2018, Damion inked a 10-day contract with the Atlanta Hawks after the Hawks lost Kent Bazemore the entire season due to a right knee injury. In addition, backup Jaylen Morris was also injured.

Golden State Warriors

In July 2018, Damion was signed by the Golden State Warriors on a two-way contract.

In January 2020, Lee inked a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors.

At the end of October 2021, he missed the game against Oklahoma City with a bruised right shoulder. Steve Kerr, Warriors head coach, said: “We’re going to miss his shooting, his playmaking, his intelligence.”

In June 2022, he won the NBA title with the Golden State Warriors.

Phoenix Suns

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Damion Lee #10 of the Phoenix Suns poses for a portrait during NBA media day – @Getty

In July 2022, Damion signed a one-year deal with the Phoenix Suns.

“Scoring, he’s just different,” General Manager James Jones said. “With his size, he’s a different profile than we had last year.”

Right Knee Surgery

On October 1, 2023, Lee suffered a meniscus injury in on-court workouts. On October 11, 2023, Damion underwent a surgery to repair the meniscus in his right knee.


In September 2018, Damion Lee married Sydel Curry-Lee.

Damion Lee and wife Sydel Curry

Stephen Curry, Seth Curry, Damion Lee, and Sydel Curry-Lee – @Getty

“My biggest supporter, my rock, my partner,” Sydel wrote on her Instagram for their four-year anniversary. “I love you so muchy much!”

The two got engaged in November 2017.

“Thank you for bringing light into a room every single day,” Lee wrote in 2021. “Through the good and bad days!”

Note – Sydel is the daughter of former NBA player Dell Curry and Sonya Curry. Her brother is 4x NBA champion, Stephen Curry.

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Sydel Curry Lee & Damion Lee – @Getty

While attending Elon University, Sydel Curry played on the indoor volleyball team.


In June 2021, Lee and his wife announced their expectancy of a child.

They used IVF treatments in their pregnancy journey.

In November 2021, Damion and Sydel welcomed a son named Daxon.

Curry experienced several miscarriages before giving birth to her son.


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Damion Lee smiles with the FedExCup Trophy during practice for the Memorial Tournament – @Getty

He has the Golden State logo tattooed on his leg.

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Damion Lee – Net Worth & Salary

So, how much is Damion Lee worth?

Lee accrued most of his wealth from his career as a professional basketball player, especially from playing for the Golden State Warriors and Phoenix Suns.

Damion also played collegiately at Drexel University and Louisville.

During his career, Lee earned over$9 million.

In January 2020, Damion inked a three-year deal for $4.5 million with the Golden State Warriors.

In July 2021, Lee surprised his mother with a new Audi. Damion said in 2020: “my mom always taught me … [to] know who you are and know yourself and know your worth.”

In 2022, Damion signed a one-year contract for $2.1 million with the Phoenix Suns.

Therefore, Damion Lee has an estimated net worth of $7 million.

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