Football Player Salaries

Russell Wilson | Seattle Seahawks

Key Stats

2012 Cost Per
Touchdowns 24 $22,702
Pass attempts 353 $1,543
Pass completions 222 $2,454
Passing yards 2,697 $202
Carries 78 $6,985
Rushing yards 402 $1,355

Yearly Salary

Season Salary
2012 $544,850

Compared to Others

Rank Player Similar Rank in Baseball Similar Salary in Baseball
1154th Jordan Senn
$545,000
1130th Andrew Carpenter
$0
548th Travis Blackley
$550,000
1157th Russell Wilson
$544,850
1130th Ben Francisco
$0
553rd Jordan Walden
$541,500
1158th Brandon Brooks
$544,359
1130th Casey McGehee
$0
554th Mark Trumbo
$540,000

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

Under Administration Taxes
President Obama (D), 2012 $179,647
President Clinton (D), 1999 $203,443
President Reagan (R), 1981 $360,947
President Johnson (D), 1965 $369,539
President Eisenhower (R), 1956 $560,261

Unemployment

How long it will take the average person on unemployment to make Russell Wilson's 2013 salary
1,859 weeks (35 years)

In Time...

In Russell Wilson Will Make
one month $45,404
one week $10,477
one day $1,492
one hour $62
one minute $1.04
one second $0.02
since you loaded this page $0.02

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Inflation

Year Inflation Adjusted Value Actual Average NFL Salary Actual Average Household Income Median Home Price
2012 $544,850 $1,900,000 $49,777 $213,000
2000 $406,334 $1,116,100 $47,053 $174,700
1990 $304,448 $356,382 $28,040 $118,900
1980 $185,180 $78,657 $16,305 $66,700

Other Jobs

Russell Wilson will make the average yearly salary of In Hours In Days
A High School Teacher 699 hours 29.09 days
A Police Officer 766 hours 31.84 days
A Doctor, Family Physician 2,260 hours 93.92 days
A U.S. Congressman 2,806 hours 116.62 days
President Obama 6,451 hours 268.10 days
A Citigroup CEO (Vikram Pandit, 2008) 616,732 hours 25,628 days
Bill Gates (Net Worth) 983,870,967 hours 40,884,718 days