Sanju Samson Net Worth 2021: Salary, Car Collection, House, Endorsements

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Sanju Samson has a net worth in 2021 is around 4 million which is around 30 crores in Indian rupees. He is a millionaire at the early age of only 26? He played his first IPL match when he was only 18 years old. 

Sanju Samson is a right-handed wicketkeeper-batsman and captain of Rajasthan Royals in IPL.

Read on to find out Sanju Samson Net Worth, IPL salary, monthly income, yearly income, brands he endorses, properties, assets, business investments, and more.

Sanju Samson Net Worth 2021

Sanju Samson net worth in 2021 is around 4 million or approximately Rs. 30 crores. His salary from BCCI, his IPL salary, endorsements, advertisements, properties, and investments- all contribute to his net worth. 

NameSanju Samson
Net Worth (2021)$4 Million
Net Worth In Indian Rupees30 Crores INR
Net Worth in Dollars$4 Million
Monthly IncomeRs.1 Crores + (approx)
Annual IncomeRs.12 Crore + (approx)
Income SourceCricket, Endorsements, Advertisements, Investments
IPL SalaryRs.8 crores

Sanju Samson’s Net worth: Growth in Past Five Years 

Sanju Samson has shined a lot in the past few years. His major income is from IPL and advertisements. Since the past five years, he has grown to be an outstanding cricketer and has made his place among world-class cricketers.

Sanju Samson’s Net Worth 2021$4 Million
Sanju Samson’s Net Worth 2020$3 Million
Sanju Samson’s Net Worth 2019$3 Million
Sanju Samson’s Net Worth 2018$2.5 Million
Sanju Samson’s Net Worth 2017$2 Million
Sanju Samson’s Net Worth 2016$2 Million

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Sanju Samson Salary 2021

Sanju is kept on the C grade list of players by the BCCI as he has not yet lived up to expectations in the chances given to him.

According to the recent announcement by the BCCI, players under C grade get 1 crore INR per year irrespective of the matches they play. 

Hence, it can be estimated that Sanju’s salary only from cricket is around 9.5 crore INR. This does not include the money he will be getting from different brand endorsements. Including those, it will come at around 12 crores INR

Sanju Samson IPL Salary

Sanju Samson is a very substantial name in the IPL. He has been an important part of the Rajasthan Royals.

Sanju is retained by the Rajasthan Royals in 8 crore INR in IPL 2021 that means Sanju will be getting 8 crores plus all the in-match prize money. 

2021Rajasthan Royals₹ 80,000,000
2020 (Retain)Rajasthan Royals₹ 80,000,000
2019 (Retain)Rajasthan Royals₹ 80,000,000
2018 Rajasthan Royals₹ 80,000,000
2017Delhi Daredevils₹ 42,000,000
2016Delhi Daredevils₹ 42,000,000
2015Rajasthan Royals₹ 40,000,000
2014Rajasthan Royals₹ 40,000,000
2013Rajasthan Royals₹ 1,000,000
2012Kolkata Knight Riders₹ 800,000
Total₹ 485,800,000

Sanju Samson Biodata – Biography of Sanju Samson 

Sanju Samson is among one of the emerging world-class cricketers from Kerala, India. He is an outstanding hitter of the ball and his wicket-keeping skills are spectacular.

Sanju was a bright cricketer since his early teenage years. He was the captain of the U-13, U-16, U-19 Kerala teams.

He was also vice-captain of the Indian Under-19 Cricket team for the ACC Under-19 Asia Cup in 2013 and Under-19 Cricket World Cup in 2014.

At present he is the captain and a productive player for the Rajasthan Royals team in the Indian Premier League.

sanju samson net worth 2021
Rahul Dravid at Samson’s wedding. Credits: IndianExpress

Many world-renowned cricketers like Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler, David Miller have played under Sanju’s captaincy in the Rajasthan Royals. 

Sanju Samson was born in a small coastal village, Pulluvila near Vizhinjam in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India on the 11th of November 1994.

Currently, he is 26 years old. He is the second son of Samson Viswanath and Lijy Viswanath. His father is a retired Police Constable posted in Delhi.

Sanju spent his childhood in Delhi. He studied at Rosary Senior Secondary School, Delhi. In Delhi, Sanju was trained under his coach Yashpal at DL DAV Model School, Shalimar Bagh.

When he failed to qualify in Delhi’s Under-13 cricket team his father took early retirement and went to Kerala.

He trained under Biju George at Trivandrum Medical College Cricket Ground in Kerala. This time he was successful in achieving the marvellous goal. His mother, Lijy Viswanath is a house wife.

Sanju Samson did his schooling at Rosary Senior Secondary School, Delhi and St. Joseph’s Higher Secondary School, Trivandrum.

He has a bachelor’s degree in English Literature from Mar Ivanios College, Trivandrum. He is also sincere in his academics along with cricket.

NameSanju Samson
Age26 years
Father’s NameSamson Viswanath 
Mother’s NameLijy Viswanath
SiblingsSaly Samson (Elder Brother)
Marital StatusMarried (22 Dec 2018)
WifeCharulatha Samson
Date of Birth11th November 1994
Place of BirthPulluvila, a coastal village near Vizhinjam in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
EducationBachelor of Arts (BA) in English LiteratureRosary Senior Secondary School, DelhiSt. Joseph’s Higher Secondary School, TrivandrumMar Ivanios College, Trivandrum
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
HeightIn centimetre – 170cmIn meter – 1.70mIn Feet Inches – 5’7” 
WeightIn kilogram – 62kgIn pounds – 137lbs (approx)
HometownPulluvila, Vizhinjam, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
HobbiesReading, Playing the Guitar, Travelling, Football
House addressTrivandrum, Kerala, India
GirlfriendsCharulatha Ramesh
Coach/MentorYashpal (in Delhi)Biju George (in Kerala)
Batting styleRight-Handed
Bowling styleRight-arm off-break
Net Worth 2021Rs.30 crores
Yearly SalaryRs. Crores +
Domestic TeamsRajasthan Royals in IPL Kerala in 1st class cricket
Jersey Number9
Favorite ShotPull Shot
Runs 46 (ODI), 106 (T20I),  2861 (IPL)
Social MediaTwitter, Instagram, Facebook

Sanju married his longtime girlfriend, Charulatha Ramesh. Sanju met her during his college period. Charulatha was pursuing her B.Sc in chemistry from the same college.

She has also completed her post graduation in Human Resources. She is an Entrepreneur by profession. They were married in presence of 30 people at Kovalam on the 22nd of December 2018. 

Sanju is active on social media. He is on Instagram having 1.9 million followers and on Twitter with 492k followers. His Twitter handle is @imSanjuSamson. He is also active on Facebook.


Sanju’s career in cricket began from his selection in the Under-13 team of Kerala. His father moved to Kerala after taking early retirement.

Sanju scored a century in his debut match and was also the man of the tournament with an outstanding score of 973 runs in just five matches of the KSCA Inter-State under-13 tournament.

Later he also became the captain of the Under-16 and Under-19 Kerala cricket teams.

He became the youngest cricketer to be selected in the Ranji Trophy Team for Kerala at the age of only 14 in 2009-10.

Though he debuted in Ranji Trophy in 2011-12 and was the highest run-scorer in the very next season of 2013-14 Ranji Trophy.

He faced a bad form in the 2016-17 Ranji Trophy and failed to score many runs, although he made a comeback in the very next season by again scoring the highest runs for Kerala.

Since then he has been unstoppable, he has a hunger for runs which can be observed in his playing style.

Sanju was selected in the ACC Under-19 Asia Cup in 2012 in which he failed poorly. In the 2013 Under-19 Asia Cup and Under-19 series against Australia, he was one of the leading scorers.

Sanju has also played for the Indian National Cricket Team. He made his debut in T20I against Zimbabwe on the 19th of July 2015.

He has played a total of ten T20I matches having 117 runs and a single international ODI match in which he scored 46 runs out of 46 balls.

This may not be a great start but history has taught us that not all great players have a very great start to their career.

Sanju is the captain and a crucial contributor with bat and wicket-keeping skills for Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League.

He has been a motivation to all the youngsters by playing with the world-class cricketers in IPL at an early age. Sanju has 3 centuries to his name.

He has a total of 2861 runs in 114 IPL matches with a strike rate of 134.82. In 2012 he was joined by Kolkata Knight Riders but did not get to play any matches.

He made his debut in 2013 playing for Rajasthan Royals and became an integral part of the team. 

He made a solid relationship with the former Indian captain wicketkeeper-batsman The Wall, Rahul Dravid during his early years in Rajasthan.

This made Dravid purchase him for the Delhi Daredevils for 2016 and 2017. Then again he was joined by the Rajasthan Royals, which is his current team. 

1st class55917316221137.6559656.5101236867
List A969092491212*30.8280288.911421866

Career Fielding Stats


FormatCatchesRun OutsStumpings
1st class7347
List A95213

Career Bowling Stats

1st class55160700/77.0000
List A96

Sanju Samson House and Properties 

Sanju owns a grand house in Trivandrum, Kerala India, which costs around Rs. 4 crores.

 He also has ancestral properties at his home town Pulluvila, Vizhinjam, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. 

sanju samson house pics
Credits: Mid-day

Sanju has opened a sports academy in Trivandrum, Kerala named Six Guns Sports Academy which is primarily based on cricket and football.

The academy is worth in crores and is a very good initiative at such a small age which was applauded by many of the fellow cricketers and also by political leaders.

Some interesting facts about Sanju Samson 

  • Although Sanju is an explosive batsman, his nature is very calm. He maintains his modesty on fields and sometimes resembles Captain Cool, MS Dhoni.
  • Sanju has been a bright kid from the very beginning not only in cricket but also in academics. 
  • Sanju Samson was the lead attraction of the anti-drug campaign, Say Yes to Cricket, No to Drugs, launched by Kerala police.
  • For the 2021 elections in Kerala, Sanju was chosen as the state election icon of Kerala replacing Elattuvalapil Sreedharan, an Indian engineer and politician from Kerala. 
  • Sanju won the Best Youth Player in the Indian Premier League (later known as the Emerging Player of the Year Award ) in 2013 for his 206 runs and 6 wickets from his gloves in 10 matches.
  • Sanju is the youngest cricketer to reach 1000 and 2000 runs and also the youngest to score a half-century in IPL. 

Sanju Samson Business Investments

Sanju Samson has many investments in real estate properties in multiple locations across the country. 

He has a major investment in the sports academy which he owns i.e. Six Guns Sports Academy, Trivandrum, Kerala. 

Sanju Samson Car Collection

Sanju is not a big fan of luxury cars and still owns some of the expensive ones. 

His car collection include:

LEXUS ES 300HCosts 55 lakhs INR. It has 160hp and can cover zero to 100 m/s in just 6.9 seconds. 
MITSUBISHI PAJERO SPORTSCosts 27 lakhs INR. It has a top speed of 190 km/h and can reach from zero to 100 km/h in just 12 seconds. 
MARUTI SUZUKI SWIFTCosts 9 lakhs INR. It is a best seller and can reach up to 165 km/h very easily.
RANGE ROVER SPORTSCosts 91 lakhs INR. It has a maximum speed of 209 km/h and can reach zero to 100 km in just 8.5 seconds.
AUDI A6costs 62 lakhs INR. It has 180hp and can reach zero to 100 km in just 6.2 seconds. 
sanju samson car collection
Credits: YouTube

Sanju Samson Endorsement | Brand Ambassador List

A major part of Sanju’s income is from the advertising industry. 

Sanju is sponsored by many companies like-

  • MRF
  • Kookaburra
  • Sareen Sports 

He is also associated with brands like –

  • Bharat pe
  • Puma
  • Myfab11
  • Baseline Ventures
  • Club Mahindra 
  • Haeal

Sanju Samson Net Worth 2021: Conclusion

Sanju Samson is an outstanding cricketer with a humble personality. When Sanju is in his right mood nobody can keep the scoreboard from flying.

He plays explosively with a very high strike rate. Everybody loves to see him batting except the bowler bowling him.

We hope that he may shine further in future and make his position in the Indian Cricket Team also as he is in the IPL.

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