Becky Lynch Net Worth and Salary ∼ Becky Lynch is one of the most underrated female superstars on current WWE. The company creative heads did a fantastic job with her during NXT days. It gave her immense popularity among the mass audience of the WWE Universe. The expectations were more than high for this incredible talent whole entering the main roster. But all went off like a bubble in the last couple of years. So Becky Lynch herself did not back down to mention herself, as an ‘afterthought’ in a recent promo on Smackdown.
Thankfully for the superstar, the officials have finally listened to the pledge made by the fans. So she became the new Smackdown women’s champion at Hell in a Cell. If current momentum is any indications, then she should reside at the top of her game for the upcoming months dominating the other female superstars. It is the best thing that one expects for her which would also give a big push to Becky Lynch net worth.
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Speaking of this brings us to Becky Lynch salary which is quite high in comparison to other superstars of the company. But it could have been way better considering the universal fan following she has. Becky Lynch net worth should have also consisted more amount of dollars, as she is with WWE for the past five years or more. But underutilization of the talent did not allow her to make some more money through the biggest pro-wrestling promotion of the world.
You need to know that Becky Lynch was an already renowned wrestler from the independent scene before entering the WWE. She had worked in various other companies, as a wrestler before entering the big league, unlike most other female names. Her global fame has not been able to do her any favour, although. Before we take a look at Becky Lynch net worth, you might want to get a brief about the early career of the current Smackdown Women’s Champion.
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Rebecca Queen (her real name) was born on January 1987 in Limerick, the Republic of Ireland. She was fond of professional wrestling as a child and used to watch it with her brother. (A wrestler under the name under the ring name of Gonzo de Mondo) Before joining the wrestling sports, Becky Lynch tried to excel in horse riding, swimming, and basketball. She attended college to study in philosophy, history, and politics.
But she admitted to hating study so much in an interview and dropped out of the college. In fact, Becky Lynch tried to go back to the college with a new subject combination of Health and Exercise Studies. But this led her going into a bad path involving alcohol. Wrestling was the only medicine showed her the right way from that juncture. One if her current fellow roster member helped her in doing so at the very beginning of the career.
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Finn Balor was that fellow Irishman who turned out to be the Guardian Angel for Rebecca Quin at that point. Fergal Devitt (Balor’s real name) and Paul Tracey opened a wrestling academy which helped Becky Lynch to learn wrestling in her initial days. She started appearing for the promotion from 2002 onwards alongside her brother in mixed tag team matches. Later she joined British professional wrestling promotion NWA UK Hammerlock.
Becky Lynch salary started to increase, as she competed in numerous European promotions from 2002 to 2005. She appeared at Fighting Spirit Federation (FSF) show under the name of Rebecca Knox. She received a shot at the World Queens of Chaos Championship in a fatal-4-way match but failed. Later she got another shot to it and defeated Saray to win her first gold at the indie scene. She lost the title at World Association of Wrestling show after holding it for over two and a half months.
Knox appeared for One Pro Wrestling in 2006 to receive the biggest headache of her career. She fell victim to a concussion which the doctors diagnosed to be possible damage to her eighth cranial nerve. It could have potentially finished her career right then and there. But resting for a significant amount of time made her healthy. She also felt that her career choice aka Becky Lynch salary was not that much good which kept her away from the scene for sometimes.
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Later Rebecca returned to perform for Canadian promotion SuperGirls Wrestling and an all-female offshoot of Extreme Canadian Championship Wrestling (ECCW). There she became the inaugural Supergirl Champion. Working in other companies like AWA Pinnacle promotion, all-women Shimmer Wrestling Promotion kept Becky Lynch net worth in a stable state. Even she had a short stint in Japan. before finally signing up with WWE NXT in 2013. Becky Lynch salary was negligible at that moment, as she was still a rookie.
But working as part of the four-horsewoman faction gave her the initial fame. Becky Lynch was perhaps the most popular compared to her band members, Charlotte, Sasha Banks, and Bayley. But still, she is the only one who did not receive the NXT Women’s Championship. We thought her days at the below level came to an end when WWE made her the inaugural Smackdown women’s Champion in 2016.
Becky Lynch salary used to be $220000, per annum which was quite huge, two years ago. But we did not witness any significant rise in Becky Lynch net worth owing to the fact that she failed on big occasions. Later her salary had a slight hike in the following year going to $225000. Currently, Becky Lynch salary stands around $250000, as per the reports of birminghammail.com. Knownetworth claims Becky Lynch salary would be $250000 less than the figure mentioned above.
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It indicates she still earns below figure from WWE paychecks from her contemporaries like Charlotte, Sasha Banks, Alexa Bliss or Nikki Bella. It is sad to believe that despite her being no less hard worker, than them. Becky Lynch net worth is around $650000, as reported by playersiwiki.com. But maybe the slight push towards her in recent times gave it a hike.
Becky Lynch net worth might have also received a boost due to merchandise selling and outside stint apart from WWE. She performed some stints in a Viking episode in 2013. Later she also made her movie debut through The Marine 6: Close Quarters movie. The Miz is the face of this franchise, whereas, Shawn Michaels was also a star in the sixth instalment. Plus appearances in WWE 2K series as a playable character gave a hike to Becky Lynch salary.
A fun fact is that American Hockey League’s San Jose Barracuda uses her entrance music after every goal scored on home ice. It also gives some royalty paychecks to Becky Lynch salary. Also, she tried a career in acting during 2011-12 in her home country of Ireland before signing to the WWE.
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Another fun fact is that Becky Lynch has an acting degree from the Dublin Institute of Technology. She had also attended Columbia College Chicago and the Gaiety School of Acting. She also used to be a flight attendant with Aer Lingus for two and a half years. MMA fighter, Luke “Cool Hand” Sanders is her rumoured boyfriend. Recently some online reports claimed they might have parted ways.
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