Football Player Salaries

Brandon Meriweather | Washington Redskins

Key Stats

2012 Cost Per
Tackles 150 $5,700
Sacks 2.0 $427,500
Interceptions 6 $142,500

Yearly Salary

Season Salary
2012 $855,000

Compared to Others

Rank Player Similar Rank in Baseball Similar Salary in Baseball
933rd Jeremy Cain
$855,000
866th Ryan Wheeler
$500,000
520th John McDonald
$850,000
933rd Brandon Meriweather
$855,000
866th Nolan Arenado
$500,000
520th Zach Duke
$850,000
933rd Courtney Roby
$855,000
866th Christian Friedrich
$500,000
520th Joe Beimel
$850,000

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

Under Administration Taxes
President Obama (D), 2012 $292,697
President Clinton (D), 1999 $330,760
President Reagan (R), 1981 $578,052
President Johnson (D), 1965 $586,644
President Eisenhower (R), 1956 $842,498

Unemployment

How long it will take the average person on unemployment to make Brandon Meriweather's 2014 salary
2,918 weeks (56 years)

In Time...

In Brandon Meriweather Will Make
one month $71,250
one week $16,442
one day $2,342
one hour $97
one minute $1.63
one second $0.03
since you loaded this page $0.03

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Inflation

Year Inflation Adjusted Value Actual Average NFL Salary Actual Average Household Income Median Home Price
2012 $855,000 $1,900,000 $49,777 $213,000
2000 $637,635 $1,116,100 $47,053 $174,700
1990 $477,753 $356,382 $28,040 $118,900
1980 $290,592 $78,657 $16,305 $66,700

Other Jobs

Brandon Meriweather will make the average yearly salary of In Hours In Days
A High School Teacher 447 hours 18.53 days
A Police Officer 489 hours 20.28 days
A Doctor, Family Physician 1,444 hours 59.83 days
A U.S. Congressman 1,793 hours 74.30 days
President Obama 4,123 hours 170.79 days
A Citigroup CEO (Vikram Pandit, 2008) 394,200 hours 16,326 days
Bill Gates (Net Worth) 628,865,979 hours 26,046,114 days