How Long Does It Take Star Atheletes To Make What You Make?
This will probably make you mad but, ESPN devised a way of calculating how long it takes pro athletes to make the same amount you make in a year.
If you earn 60k a year Manny Ramirez of the Los Angeles Dodgers earns your yearly salary in just ONE at-bat.
If you earn $80,000 a year, Pete Carrol the coach of Seahawks earns your yearly salary in less than one quarter of a football game. It would take you 81 years to earn what Pete makes in a year.
If you earn $100,000 a year, Ryan Howard, of the Phillies earns your yearly salary for roughly every six innings he plays.
$45,000 a year? Pau Gasol of the Los Angeles Lakers earns your yearly salary for every 1.85 rebounds he makes
Earn 30k a year? Eli Manning of the New York Giants earns your yearly salary for every 6.29 passing yards. .