Paul Gallen

Paul Gallen is an Australian professional boxer with a net worth of $5 million. He is a former rugby league footballer who previously captained the NRL club, Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks. Read the article to know Gallen’s net worth, salary, earnings, wife, age, height, and other personal details.

About Paul Gallen:

Gallen played junior rugby league with the Wentworthville Magpies. He also was a member of the Parramatta Eels junior system. Eventually, he joined the Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks, at the beginning of his professional NFL career.

Gallen made his NRL debut for Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks in June of 2001. He played for the club till 2019. Within the period he also represented NWS City, New South Wales, Prime Minister’s XIII, and the Australian national team. Playing 348 matches for the Cronulla Sharks, the player gathered a total of 261 points throughout his career.

Gallen’s amateur boxing career began in 2012, in a rugby league vs rugby league charity event in Auckland, Newzealand. After one more fight, he decided to turn professional in 2014. In his first bout, he faced Herman Ene-Purcell on February 19. He won the debut match via technical knockout.

Following his successful debut match, Paul Gallen had 8 more fights till February 2019. He consecutively won every match. Then in November of the same year, he made a draw against Barry Hall. Gallen’s career-first loss came in 2021. On June 16, he lost against Justis Huni via a technical knockout.

Following his first loss, Gallen made a fast comeback. In December, he faced Darcy Lussick and came victorious via TKO. Unfortunately, Gallen lost the next match with Kris Terzievski via a unanimous decision. At present, he has a good record of 12 wins and 2 losses.

Paul Gallen will fight against Justin Hodges and Ben Hannant in Origin Rumble 2022 on September 15 at the Nissan Arena. You can watch the fight event live from here.

Paul Gallen’s Net Worth and Salary:

Gallen’s net worth is $5 million in 2023. He earns an average guaranteed purse of $1 million from each of his boxing bouts. Additionally, he receives extra money from endorsement contracts. Previously he was a professional NFL player. There he played for the club Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks, where he received an annual wage of $6.5 million.

Opponent Result Payment
Kris Terzievski Loss $1.1 million
Darcy Lussick Win $1.2 million
Justis Huni Loss $1.5 million
Lucas Browne Win $1.2 million


Gallen’s Endorsements:

Gallen has garnered a few sponsors throughout his professional boxing career. He reportedly earns around $200,000 annually from his sponsorship deals.

Quick Facts:

Full Name Paul Gallen
Nickname Gallen
Born 14 August 1981
Debut 2012
Height 179 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 115 kg (18 st 2 lb)
Age 41
Birthplace Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Religion Christian
Nationality Australian
Net Worth $5 million
Marital Status Married
Father name Garry Gallen
Mother name N/A
Salary $650,000
Twitter Handle @PaulGallen13
Instagram Handle @paulgallen13

Gallen’s Wife:

Gallen is married to Anne Gallen. The couple got married in 2012 and have been together since. Paul has two children, a son named Cody Gallen and a daughter named Carthy Gallen.

Paul and Anne Gallen

His Age:

Gallen was born on 14 August 1981 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. At present, he is 41 years old.

His Height and Weight:

The Aussie athletic star has a height of 179 cm (5 ft 10 in) and he weighs 115 kg (18 st 2 lb). He participates in the Heavyweight division of professional boxing.

Paul Gallen’s stats:

NFL Performance Overviews

Years Team Pld T G FG P
2001–19 Cronulla Sharks 348 63 4 1 261
2006–17 NSW City 2 0 1 0 2
2006–16 New South Wales 24 1 1 0 6
2006–07 Prime Minister XIII 2 0 0 0 0
2008–16 Australia 32 3 0 0 12
2011–12 NRL All Stars 2 0 0 0 0

Boxing Career overview:

Category Winn Loss
Wins 12 2
Technical Knockout 5 1
Decision 5 1
Draw 1

Justin Hodges Storms Out After Clash With Paul Gallen At Press Conference

FAQ about Paul Gallen:

What is Paul Gallen’s net worth in 2023?

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

How old is Gallen?

The Aussie boxer is 41 years old.

How tall is Gallen?

He is 179 cm (5 ft 10 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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