Cherelle Griner Net Worth

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Net Worth $ 4,000,000
Real name Cherelle Watson
Source of Wealth Celebrity spouse
Profession Social media influencer and entrepreneur, teacher
Spouse/Partner Brittney Griner
Date of Birth Jun 1, 1992
Zodiac Gemini
Age 31
Gender Female
Pronoun She/Her
Height 168 cm / 5 ft 6 inch
Nationality American
Siblings /

Cherelle Griner's net worth is estimated at $4 million 💵

Biography and early life

Cherelle Watson, now famous by her spouse’s surname, Griner, is the 30-year-old wife to successful WNBA basketball player Brittney Griner.

Most of Cherelle's net worth comes from being a celebrity spouse. However, she also earns her own money by being a teacher, endorsing and promoting brands, and being an entrepreneur.

Cherelle Griner was born and raised in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA, by parents who were both entrepreneurs. There is no record of her siblings online.

She completed her high school education at a Local Private High School in Arkansas. Further, she went to the North Carolina Central University School of Law, which she recently graduated from, in May 2022.

Also, she studied law at Baylor University, Saint Waco in, USA, between 2010 - 2014, where she majored in political science and government, with minors in family and child studies.


Cherelle’s career started as a math teacher right after she graduated college - now she works as a teacher at Uplift Education. Apart from that, she is also quite active on Instagram, with an audience of almost 100k followers. Cherelle’s Instagram profile is also part of her career because it is the platform where she endorses the brands she believes in and promotes.

In addition, we can also say that Cherelle is also a motivator and influencer about female empowerment and self-actualization - which tells us she is a hard-core feminist.

Most famous for

Cherelle is most famous for being the wife of professional basketball WNBA player Brittney Grinner[1] . However, that is not the only thing she is famous for; except for being a teacher at the Uplift Education Institute in Phoenix, Arizona, Cherelle is also a successful entrepreneur and social media influencer.

Specific info/ Interesting facts about Cherelle

  • She is madly in love with her three dogs.
  • She empowers teens and women around the world to achieve self-actualization.
  • She is a fitness enthusiast and practices yoga and meditation regularly
  • She stands in support of ‘Black Lives Matter’.


There is no official record that we can rely on regarding other partners in the life of Cherelle Griner before she met her now-celebrity wife, Brittney Griner. We assume there is no information about her past relationships because they were unimportant or lasted too short to be acknowledged.

Other than that, there is also a possibility that Cherelle is a very private person, and that is why we don’t know much about her in that aspect.

One serious relationship that we know is the one with Brittney Griner, as they tied the knot in August 2019[2]and have been together ever since.


Cherelle Griner now lives a rather lavish lifestyle, in Phoenix, Arizona. Her net worth estimation as of 2022 is approximately $4 million, mostly from her celebrity wife's wealth.

Due to the latest news on her wife’s imprisonment in Russia for smuggling narcotics and being sentenced to nine and half years in prison, Cherelle is now focused on finding ways to help Brittney in the best ways possible.

Unfortunately, Brittney’s legal team attempted to appeal on October 25, 2022, but her sentence was upheld.


What does Cherelle Griner do for a living?

Cherelle’s wealth mostly comes from being the wife of professional basketball player Brittney Griner. On the other hand, Cherelle is a math teacher, and her job pays her around $65,000 yearly.


When did Brittney Griner marry Cherelle Watson?

Brittney Griner married Cherelle Watson in June 2019.



  1. Brittney Griner (2022) Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation. Available at:

  2. WNBA's Brittney Griner ties the knot with fellow Hooper Glory Johnson (no date) Sporting News. Available at:

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