What Sport Pays The Most?

Who is the richest athlete?

Roger Federer takes the top spot for the first time, with $106 million of pre-tax earnings, edging past Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi, who have swapped the No.

1 spot in three of the past four years..

Who is the richest athlete ever?

The seven richest sportsmen of all timeTiger Woods – Career earnings: $1.65 billion.Arnold Palmer – Career earnings: $1.35 billion. … Jack Nicklaus – Career earnings: $1.15 billion. … Floyd Mayweather – Career earnings: $1.1 billion. … Michael Schumacher – Career earnings: $1 billion. … Ronaldo – Career earnings: $1 billion. … More items…•

What sport pays the most 2020?

Highest Paying Sports in the World 2020Ice Hockey.Lawn Tennis.Soccer.The American Football.Golf.Auto Racing.Boxing.Basketball.More items…•

What is the highest paid sport 2019?

2019 listRankNameSport1Lionel MessiAssociation football2Cristiano RonaldoAssociation football3NeymarAssociation football4Canelo ÁlvarezBoxing6 more rows

What sports players make the most money?

Here’s the top 10:Lionel Messi (football)— $US127 million.Cristiano Ronaldo (football) — $US109 million.Neymar (football) — $US105 million.Canelo Alvarez (boxing) — $US94 million.Roger Federer (tennis) — $US93. 4 million.Russell Wilson (NFL) — $US89. … Aaron Rodgers (NFL) — $US89. … LeBron James (NBA) — $US89 million.More items…•

What is the highest paying sports contract?

View All of 10 Patrick Mahomes: $450 Million. of 10 Mike Trout: $430 Million. of 10 Canelo Álvarez: $365 Million. of 10 Bryce Harper: $330 Million. of 10 Giancarlo Stanton: $325 Million. of 10 Gerrit Cole: $324 Million. of 10 Manny Machado: $300 Million. of 10 Nolan Arenado: $260 Million.More items…•