Kim Min-Jae Net Worth

Kim Min-Jae is a South Korean professional footballer who plays as a center-back for Napoli in Serie A. The 26-year-old’s net worth is $8 million as of 2023. Here we look closely at Kim Min-Jae’s net worth, salary, earnings, stats, age, height, wife, and more.

About Kim Min-Jae

Kim Min-Jae was born on 15 November 1996 in Tongyeong, South Korea. In his youth, Kim played college football for Yonsei University from 2015-2016.

The defender made his senior debut for Gyeongju KHNP in 2016. After that, he played from 2017-2018 for Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors. Kim improved himself into a solid center-back. He played 52 games for the club and scored 3 goals.

In 2019, Kim joined Beijing Guoan and played for two years for the club. He played 31 games before a move to the Turkish Super Lig club Fenerbahce.

The Turkish side bought the defender for a €3m transfer fee. He played 31 games for Fenerbahce in the 2021-2022 season. Kim Min-Jae’s solid performance earned him a move to the Italian giants Napoli.

The Serie A side bought the center-back for a reported €18.05 million transfer fee in 2022. Kim signed a 3-year contract with Napoli, which will expire at the end of the 2024-25 season.

So far, the 26-year-old Korean defender has been a key player for Napoli’s success in the 2022-23 season. He was awarded the Serie A Player of the Month in September 2022.

Kim Min-Jae earned his international debut for South Korea in 2017. He missed out on the 2018 World Cup due to injury. The 26-year-old has 44 caps for South Korea and is named for the FIFA World Cup 2022 squad.

Kim Min-Jae’s Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings

The 26-year-old Napoli center-back Kim Min-Jae’s net worth is $8 million as of 2023. His earning sources include football contracts, salary, endorsement, and sponsorship bonuses.

Kim has 3 years left on his contract with Napoli, which will expire on 30 June 2025. He has a €9.63 million gross remaining on his contract.

Kim Min-Jae earns a gross salary of €3,210,000 per season at Napoli. His weekly salary is €61,731.

Napoli bought the defender for a reported transfer fee of €18.03 million in 2022. Kim’s current transfer market value is €35.00m.

Min-Jae’s Salary by Season

Season Club Gross Salary by Season
2024-25 Napoli €3.21 million
2023-24 Napoli €3.21 million
2022-23 Napoli €3.21 million
2021-22 Fenerbahce  €2.35 million


Kim Min-Jae is a Nike-endorsed player. He will wear the Nike Phantom VNM Elite soccer cleats for the 2022-23 season.

Quick Facts

Full Name Kim Min-Jae 
Current Club Napoli     
Position Center-back
Shirt No. 3
Date of Birth 15 November 1996
Age 26
Height  190 cm (6 ft 3 in)
Birthplace Tongyeong, South Korea
Nationality  South Korean 
Net Worth $8 million
Salary €61,731 weekly
Relationship Status  Married 
Spouse Choi Yoo-Ra
Outfitter Nike
Instagram kiminjae3

Kim Min-Jae’s Wife

The Napoli star defender Kim Min-Jae’s lovely wife is Choi Yoo-Ra. He married his long-term sweetheart, and has been together happily.

Kim Min-Jae Wife
Choi Yoo-Ra

The exact date of the marriage is unknown. The couple is blessed with a daughter.


Kim Min-Jae is a tall defender. His height is 190 cm (6 ft 3 in).


Born on 15 November 1996, the South Korean defender is 26 years old.

Shirt Number

He wears no. 3 for Napoli.


Serie A: Napoli

Season Match Goal Assist
2022-23 14 (as of 12 Nov. 2022) 2 0

International Career: South Korea

Year Match Goal
2017-Present 44 (as of Oct. 2022) 3


FAQs about Kim Min-Jae

What is Min-Jae’s Net Worth?

Kim’s net worth is $8 million as of 2023.

How much is his salary at Napoli?

Kim Min-Jae earns a gross salary of €3.21m per season at Napoli.

What is his weekly salary?

His weekly salary is €61,731.

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