The profits of professional athletes have increased significantly over the past 20 years. The average player on the PGA Tour can earn a very comfortable life without even winning a tournament. For the highest-paid professional golfers, tournament payouts are only a small part of their income. They earn significantly more on business and transactions. For clarity, let’s look at the income of the highest paid professional players per year.
Does it surprise you that Tiger is the biggest earner among Golf professionals? In fact, he is the highest paid professional athlete in any sport. Continue reading