Football Player Salaries

J.J. Watt | Houston Texans

Key Stats

2012 Cost Per
Tackles 390 $4,890
Sacks 83.5 $22,843

Yearly Salary

Season Salary
2012 $1,907,358

Compared to Others

Rank Player Similar Rank in Baseball Similar Salary in Baseball
435th Jovan Belcher
$1,927,000
426th Dustin McGowan
$1,500,000
396th Nori Aoki
$1,950,000
437th J.J. Watt
$1,907,358
426th John Lannan
$1,500,000
398th Andrew Miller
$1,900,000
438th Rian Lindell
$1,900,000
426th Alfredo Simon
$1,500,000
398th Phil Coke
$1,900,000

Federal Income Taxes (in current dollars using that years rates)

Under Administration Taxes
President Obama (D), 2012 $676,281
President Clinton (D), 1999 $762,753
President Reagan (R), 1981 $1,314,702
President Johnson (D), 1965 $1,323,294
President Eisenhower (R), 1956 $1,800,143

Unemployment

How long it will take the average person on unemployment to make J.J. Watt's 2014 salary
6,509 weeks (125 years)

In Time...

In J.J. Watt Will Make
one month $158,946
one week $36,679
one day $5,225
one hour $217
one minute $3.63
one second $0.06
since you loaded this page $0.06

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Inflation

Year Inflation Adjusted Value Actual Average NFL Salary Actual Average Household Income Median Home Price
2012 $1,907,358 $1,900,000 $49,777 $213,000
2000 $1,422,455 $1,116,100 $47,053 $174,700
1990 $1,065,785 $356,382 $28,040 $118,900
1980 $648,261 $78,657 $16,305 $66,700

Other Jobs

J.J. Watt will make the average yearly salary of In Hours In Days
A High School Teacher 199 hours 8.31 days
A Police Officer 218 hours 9.09 days
A Doctor, Family Physician 645 hours 26.82 days
A U.S. Congressman 801 hours 33.30 days
President Obama 1,843 hours 76.56 days
A Citigroup CEO (Vikram Pandit, 2008) 176,209 hours 7,318 days
Bill Gates (Net Worth) 281,105,990 hours 11,674,641 days