Which athletes make the most money? It's 2022.star/media mogul Sportico's research revealed that $126.9M was earned by athletes in the last year.
Conor McGregor, a MMA fighter, has been replaced by James at the top of the list. James is 37 years old. James is one of 36 NBA players who are listed in. James was No. 5, a year earlier. He is also the only American among the top five. Guard ($86.2 million), The ($85.9 million), The ($76 million), and golfer They are ranked in the top 10 for their ($73.5 Million) earnings. Tennis star The top-earning female athlete on the list is $53.2 million ($35.3 million) is also the highest-ranked female athlete.
Sportico's estimates take into account earnings between June 2021 and May 2022. They also include salary and prize money. It includes bonuses, incentives, licenses, royalties, memorabilia and media appearances. Together, the top 100 earn $4.5 Billion in this timeframe, an increase of 6% compared to last year.
The list includes 25 players from America's most popular sport, the NFL. James is joined by international footballers at the top 5.($122 million), ($115 Million) They are ranked 2-4 respectively ($103 million). They are 13 of the top soccer players on this list. With representatives from the NFL, the NFL is second to the NBA.
Signing bonus of $60 millionQB It comes in at No. 11 and is the highest-ranked NFL players. Stafford was awarded $73.3 million for his Super Bowl win. Ten of the NFL's players are quarterbacks. And Are among the top 20. Shout out to The And The because there were two offensive linemen joining the list and cashing in. ($32.8million), the Jaguars QB at 22 years old, who is ranked No. 72 years old, he is the youngest on the list.
Three athletes qualified for eight teams: the Nets and Lakers.the NBA's 76ers; From the NFL Ligue 1.
Two athletes stood out for their move down the list. McGregor, who was injured in July and has not been fighting since, moved up to No. 1-22 GolferAfter losing many sponsors, the number of employees who were able to afford it fell to 33 to 44 Information about the Saudi Arabian government