Football Player Salaries

Rashard Mendenhall | Pittsburgh Steelers / Arizona Cardinals

Key Stats

2012 Cost Per
Touchdowns 9 $380,833
Carries 251 $13,655
Rushing yards 800 $4,284
Receptions 25 $137,100
Receiving yards 195 $17,576

Yearly Salary

Season Salary
2011 $612,500
2012 $3,427,500

Compared to Others

Rank Player Similar Rank in Baseball Similar Salary in Baseball
220th Sean Smith
$3,450,000
220th Freddie Freeman
$5,120,000
298th Mike Aviles
$3,500,000
221st Rashard Mendenhall
$3,427,500
221st Luke Gregerson
$5,070,000
298th Ike Davis
$3,500,000
222nd Jermaine Gresham
$3,410,750
222nd David Freese
$5,050,000
306th Drew Storen
$3,450,000

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

Under Administration Taxes
President Obama (D), 2012 $1,230,373
President Clinton (D), 1999 $1,386,771
President Reagan (R), 1981 $2,378,802
President Johnson (D), 1965 $2,387,394
President Eisenhower (R), 1956 $3,183,473

Unemployment

How long it will take the average person on unemployment to make Rashard Mendenhall's 2014 salary
11,697 weeks (224 years)

In Time...

In Rashard Mendenhall Will Make
one month $285,625
one week $65,913
one day $9,390
one hour $391
one minute $6.52
one second $0.11
since you loaded this page $0.11

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Inflation

Year Inflation Adjusted Value Actual Average NFL Salary Actual Average Household Income Median Home Price
2012 $3,427,500 $1,900,000 $49,777 $213,000
2000 $2,556,135 $1,116,100 $47,053 $174,700
1990 $1,915,203 $356,382 $28,040 $118,900
1980 $1,164,917 $78,657 $16,305 $66,700

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A Citigroup CEO (Vikram Pandit, 2008) 97,793 hours 4,072 days
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