Jimmie JohnsonDecember 3, 1975
2020 Earnings: $17.6 million ($14.8 million salary/prize winnings, $2.8 million endorsements)
Networth: Estimated $160 million
- Jimmie Johnson is undoubtedly one of the greatest NASCAR drivers of all time. The driver has claimed the title of NASCAR Cup Series Champion seven times, with five wins in a row between 2006 and 2010.
- His other titles include 1998 ASA National Tour Rookie of the Year, 2009 Associated Press Male Athlete of the Year, as well as Driver of the Year in 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, and 2013.
- Johnsons career winnings alone are believed to be about $150 million.
- The Jimmie Johnson Foundation was founded in 2006, and is primarily focused on funding education. More than $12 million has gone to helping various students in the K-12 public education program.