Football Player Salaries

Russell Wilson | Seattle Seahawks

Key Stats

2012 Cost Per
Touchdowns 27 $24,534
Pass attempts 407 $1,627
Pass completions 257 $2,577
Passing yards 3,357 $197
Carries 96 $6,900
Rushing yards 539 $1,229

Yearly Salary

Season Salary
2012 $662,434

Compared to Others

Rank Player Similar Rank in Baseball Similar Salary in Baseball
1284th Rueben Randle
$664,266
1217th Casper Wells
$0
549th Jose Fernandez
$635,000
1285th Russell Wilson
$662,434
1217th Rich Thompson
$0
550th Sean Doolittle
$630,000
1286th Dwayne Allen
$660,000
1217th Landon Powell
$0
550th Brett Hayes
$630,000

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

Under Administration Taxes
President Obama (D), 2012 $222,506
President Clinton (D), 1999 $251,711
President Reagan (R), 1981 $443,255
President Johnson (D), 1965 $451,847
President Eisenhower (R), 1956 $667,262

Unemployment

How long it will take the average person on unemployment to make Russell Wilson's 2014 salary
2,260 weeks (43 years)

In Time...

In Russell Wilson Will Make
one month $55,202
one week $12,739
one day $1,814
one hour $75
one minute $1.26
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 $662,434 $1,900,000 $49,777 $213,000
2000 $494,025 $1,116,100 $47,053 $174,700
1990 $370,151 $356,382 $28,040 $118,900
1980 $225,143 $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 578 hours 23.92 days
A Police Officer 633 hours 26.19 days
A Doctor, Family Physician 1,868 hours 77.25 days
A U.S. Congressman 2,320 hours 95.92 days
President Obama 5,333 hours 220.51 days
A Citigroup CEO (Vikram Pandit, 2008) 509,832 hours 21,079 days
Bill Gates (Net Worth) 813,333,333 hours 33,627,342 days