El Generico, Sami Zayn’s Career Took an Inclined Pace in WWE as an Excellent Wrestler
Let's jump straight into the ring... I mean, the nitty-gritty. According to www.How-Rich.com, Sami Zayn's net worth is approximately $400,000. Although to some it may not seem like a substantial amount of wealth, his net worth is not too far off from what the average WWE wrestler on the main roster makes. But Sami Zayn has come a long way to reach this dollar amount as a professional WWE wrestler. Let's take a look at the journey he took to reach his $400,000 net worth.
Sami Zayn - Height, weight, and...wife?
We'll get into wrestler Sami Zayn’s money-making journey soon, but first, let's look at some general information about the wrestler. Sami Zayn's height is 6'1 and he weighs 212 pounds or says his current approximate weight is 96 Kgs. His birth sign is Cancer. As per Article Bio, his nickname Big Larry. And for those who aren't interested in those details might be wondering about the WWE wrestler's love life instead. Some say Sami Zayn is married, some say he has a girlfriend, some say he's single, and others say he's strictly 'married' to wrestling. Unfortunately, no one really knows what's going on in that department. He's shown to be a very private individual who is highly focused on his #1 love - wrestling. So instead of wondering whether he has a wife or not, let's talk about what we do know about the wrestler, his career.
Before Sami Zayn Became The Wrestler
Before starting his career as a professional wrestler at the age of 20, Sami Zayn was known as Rami Sebei - the name given to him at birth by his parents. But for the sake of avoiding confusion, let's call him by his current wrestler name - Sami Zayn. Sami Zayn was born on July 12, 1984, in Montréal, Québec, Canada. Although he was born in Canada, he's of Syrian descent, speaking fluent Arabic and sporting an undeniable urge to change the way the American public viewed the Muslim community. Eventually, he would be able to fulfill that urge through his wrestling career but before that, he would have to spend years working toward his WWE debut.
Sami Zayn being Wrestler - The Road To $400,000
The Climb of Sami Zayn
The career of Sami Zayn as a wrestler began in 2002 when we went by the wrestling name El Generico. He scored his first promotional gig with the International Wrestling Syndicate, a company based in Canada, and two years later he would go on to work for a popular independent wrestling promotion, Pro Wrestling Guerilla. From there, Sami Zayn worked with a Philadelphia-based promotion, Chikara, and signed with Ring of Honor, eventually winning many single championships and tag team championships with his partner Kevin Owens, aka Kevin Steen. Sami Zayn worked for many promotions until 2013, when he finally signed with WWE.
The Rise of Sami Zayn
Even years after his WWE debut, Sami Zayn has only recently earned a permanent spot on the main roster in 2016. He continues to make his way to the top with matches against John Cena and his former partner Kevin Owens and participating in competitions at WrestleMania and Money in the Bank. From his start in 2002 until now, Sami Zayn's wrestling career is 15 years in the making and continues to grow along with his net worth.
So, Is $400,000 Rich? What is Sami Zayn’s actual net worth?
Everyone has a different idea of what "rich" really means in terms of money. In this case, it's important to remember that although Sami Zayn has been working as a wrestler for 15 years, he's only recently had his WWE debut and a permanent spot on the main roster, which means his success is most likely on its way up, not down. And you know what that means, his net worth will be on its way up as well. All we can do now is wait and see just how "rich" Sami Zayn's career will become.
Facts You Need To Know About WWE Wrestler Sami Zayn
Crazy about WWE? You would definitely have the theme song of your favorite wrestler saved on your devices. Well, Sami Zayn has one of the most memorable and daring theme songs by “CFO$” titled “Worlds Apart”. Zayn did a theme by “The Bouncing Souls” by “!Olé!” back when he was in his independent circuits. Zayn made his official WWE debut when he signed the contract for the debut at NXT in January 2013 where he fought the first match in March. It took Zayn just two years to move up the ladder and reach the Monday Night Raw in May 2015 when he appeared against John Cena. He was then seen in series of matches such as Royal Rumble 2016, WrestleMania 32, etc.
Zayn started his wrestling career in 2002 at the age of 18 Years with the personage named El Generico or The Generic Luchador. Similar to the younger Kane, Sami Zayn adopted the masked appearance sparking suspicion and mystery for his identity. At the age of 31, Zayn debuted in the WWE ring with his true identity as Sami Zayn which actually means El Generico which was his former title. The WWE Wrestler Zayn is also known for his fierce stand against the travel ban imposed by Donald Trump. He tweeted about his opinions with the travel ban along with series of other tweets when Trump was crowned in as the President. The Wrestler took a firm stand based on questions of his religion.
Do You Think this Professional wrestler earns more than others? To keep things in perspective, a $400,000 net worth could buy you 20 tickets for the upcoming WrestleMania. At the age of 31, height 6’1, and weight of 96 Kgs, Sami Zayn who resides in Orlando, Florida and originally has a Syrian descent, the wrestler is among the most loved WWE wrestler.