What is the salary of an Athlete?

The average salary of an Athlete in United States is $71,850. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

Senior

The top 25% of Athletes in United States earn:

$73,460
Experienced

The middle 50% of Athletes in United States earn:

$39,050
Junior

The bottom 25% of Athletes in United States earn:

$26,950
Starting

The bottom 10% of Athletes in United States earn:

$18,630

Historical salary

Athlete salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Arizona 65,300 13
Arkansas 43,400 23
California 118,700 3
Connecticut 48,300 22
Florida 39,500 26
Idaho 67,600 12
Illinois 123,400 1
Indiana 52,300 20
Iowa 41,700 24
Kentucky 40,800 25
Louisiana 79,300 9
Massachusetts 76,400 10
Michigan 56,100 18
Minnesota 60,600 14
Mississippi 35,800 28
Missouri 58,600 17
Nebraska 53,600 19
New York 58,700 16
North Carolina 117,700 4
Ohio 69,400 11
Oklahoma 123,100 2
Pennsylvania 116,500 5
South Carolina 49,700 21
Texas 106,500 7
Utah 58,900 15
Virginia 38,900 27
Washington 116,000 6
Wisconsin 83,100 8

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