Joseph Parker

Joseph Parker is a New Zealand professional boxer with a net worth of $5 million. From 2016 to 2018, he held the WBO heavyweight title. Read the article to know Parker’s net worth, salary, earnings, wife, age, and other related information.

About Joseph Parker:

Since an early age, Parker had a fascination with boxing thanks to David Tua and Maselino Masoe. He had a very successful career since his early days. During his amateur career, he had 66 fights. Among these, 30 were recorded officially where he won 20 bouts and lost 10 times. Among these, 30 were officially recorded, in which he won 20 and lost 10.

Parker’s professional career began in 2012. The 29-year-old boxer is best known for holding the WBO heavyweight belt from 2016 to 2018. He also previously held the WBO Oriental heavyweight championship, as well as African, Oceania, PABA, and OPBF titles. The Auckland native has a strong record, having won 32 professional fights and losing only two of them. This demonstrates his hard work and passion for the sport.

Joseph Parker has won various awards throughout his professional career. He received the New Zealand Pacific Island Sports Emerging Talent Award in 2011. In 2015, he was named World Boxing Organization Oriental Heavyweight Fighter of the Year. The skilled boxer also received the Order of Merit of Samoa in 2016. Parker has also received various awards, including the 2017 Counties Manukau Sporting Excellence Sportsperson of the Year.

According to The Ring magazine, he is the world’s fifth-best active heavyweight as of October 2021. During his time as WBO champion, he was ranked third among active heavyweights according to the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board. Now he is set to face Joe Joyce on 24 September at the AO Arena in Manchester for the vacant WBO interim heavyweight title. You can know more about the event here.

Joseph Parker’s Net Worth and Salary:

Parker’s net worth is $5 million in 2023. He has reportedly earned around $20 million throughout his professional boxing career. On average, the boxer earns $1 million as a guaranteed payment from each fight. His biggest earnings came from the fight against Anthony Joshua in 2018, where he earned over $10 million. Below is an overview of his income in recent years –

Year Opponent Guaranteed Purse PPV Share
2021 Derek Chisora $1.3 million 50%
2021 Derek Chisora $1.5 million 50%
2021 Junior Fa $1 million 70%
2020 Shawndell Winters $2 million 50%

Parker’s Endorsements:

Parker’s major sponsor is Mad Butcher. Additionally, he has partnership deals with Team Parker, Middlemore Foundation, eat my Lunch, Pass it Forward NZ, etc.

Quick Facts:

Full Name Joseph Dennis Parker
Nickname N/A
Born January, 9,1992
Debut 2012
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 112 kg
Age 30
Birthplace South Auckland, New Zealand
Religion Christian
Nationality New Zealand
Net Worth $5 million
Marital Status Unmarried
Father name Dempsey Parker
Mother name Sala Parker
Salary $1 million
Twitter Handle @joeboxerparker
Instagram Handle @joeboxerparker

Parker’s Wife:

Joseph Parker is currently in a relationship with Laine Tavita. The pair have been together for a long time but aren’t married yet. They currently share three daughters named Elizabeth Parker, Shiloh Parker, and Michaela Parker.

Joseph Parker, his wife and daughters

His Age:

Parker was born on January 9, 1992, in South Auckland, New Zealand. At present, he is 30 years old.

His Height and Weight:

The New Zealand professional boxer has a height of 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) and he weighs 112 kg. Currently, he is participating in the heavyweight boxing division.

Joseph Parker’s stats:

Boxing Career Overview

Category Wins Losses
Knockout 21 0
Decision 9 2

Career Medals Overview

Year Event Medal
2010 Youth World Championships Bronze
2010 Youth Summer Olympics Silver
2011 Arafura Games Gold
2011 China Open Gold
2012 Belgrade Winner Tournament Gold

Career Titles List

Title Year
NZNBF Heavyweight 2013
WBA-PAGA interim Heavyweight 2014
WBO Oriental Heavyweight 2014
WBC-OPBF and WBO Africa Heavyweight 2015
WBA Oceania and WBC-EPBC Heavyweight 2015
WBO Heavyweight 2016
WBO Oriental Heavyweight 2021
WBO Intercontinental Heavyweight 2021

Boxing Stats: 2022 YTD

Category Stats
Round KO Percentage 12.73%
Rounds Boxed 165
Been Stopped 0
Opponents Stopped 21
Been KO’d Percentage 0%
Been KO’d Round Percentage 0%
Average Winning Round 5.2
Average Losing Round 12

Joseph Parker | All Knockouts

FAQ about Joseph Parker:

What is Joseph Parker’s Net Worth in 2023?

Parker’s net worth is $5 million in 2023.

How Tall is Parker?

He is 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) tall.

Abdullah Al Hasan writes about various players, especially about their Biography. He is a freelance content writer and a full-time blogger by profession. He also writes on Surprise Sports regularly.


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