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David Beckham, Leo Messi, and Cristiano Ronaldo are among the highest-paid athletes of all time

2021-11-05 17:26:20 1815

Athletes’ historical income rankings: Cristiano Ronaldo and Messi are among the top ten, Beckham is 12th

24H SOCCER WIN: According to data released by Sportico, in the ranking of athletes' career income, three football players are on the list, namely Cristiano Ronaldo, Messi and Beckham.


1. Michael Jordan (basketball): $2.62 billion


2. Tiger Woods (Golf): $2.1 billion


3. Arnold Palmer (Golf): $1.5 billion


4. Jack Nicklaus (Golf): $1.38 billion


5. Cristiano Ronaldo (football): 1.24 billion US dollars


6. Mayweather (boxing): $1.2 billion


7. LeBron James (basketball): $1.17 billion


8. Messi (football): 1.14 billion US dollars


9. Schumacher (F1): 1.13 billion US dollars


10. Federer (tennis): $1.12 billion


11. Phil Mickelson (Golf): 1.08 billion US dollars


12. Beckham (football): 1.05 billion US dollars


Note: The list data has been adjusted according to the inflation rate

Topic David Beckham, Leo Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo