Roy williams salary 2020: Roy Williams began his coaching career as a basketball and boy’s golf coach at Charles D. Owen High School in Swant tonoa, North Carolina. He coached them 5 years and then four years as a 9th grade soccer coach, and then served as athletic director for two more years. He became an assistant coach for the University of North Carolina’s basketball team after leaving Charles D. Owen.
Williams, who announced his retirement on Thursday morning, agreed to an eight-year contract extension in 2018 that will keep him on the roster until the 2027-28 season. The contract was slightly changed in October 2020, extending the contract’s expiration date from June 30, 2028 to July 31, 2028.
The contract makes no mention of retirement or of any job or role other than “men’s head basketball coach” for the university or sports departments.
In the first year of extension (July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019), Williams, 70, earned over $3.9 million, reported The News and Observer.
He received $541.778 basic salary and over 3 million dollars from additional (1.7 million dollars) and from a media contract with the sports marketing firm of Learfield (1,397 million dollars). Roy Williams is the head coach of the men’s basketball team at the University of North Carolina with a net value of $12 million.