Brittney Griner net worth 2022: Prisoner swap with Russian arms dealer Victor Bout

Brittney Griner net worth 2022: Prisoner swap with Russian arms dealer Victor Bout

The Biden administration has offered to exchange prisoner Viktor Bout for Brittney Griner.

Viktor Bout is a convicted Russian arms trafficker serving a 25-year US prison sentence.

Brittney Griner is an American professional basketball player with a net worth of $5 million.

Griner was arrested in Russia when hash oil was allegedly discovered in her luggage in 2022.

She appeared in a Russian courtroom and pleaded guilty to drug charges and faces up to 10 years in prison.

Griner's peak annual salary was  $227,000, which is the WNBA league maximum.

She made $600,000 playing for a Chinese team and has earned around $1.5 million playing in Russia.