Football Player Salaries

Jason Jones | Seattle Seahawks / Detroit Lions

Key Stats

2012 Cost Per
Tackles 28 $101,785
Sacks 13.0 $219,231

Yearly Salary

Season Salary
2011 $555,000
2012 $2,850,000

Compared to Others

Rank Player Similar Rank in Baseball Similar Salary in Baseball
299th Nick Roach
$2,850,000
298th Carlos Santana
$3,500,000
332nd Brandon Belt
$2,900,000
299th Jason Jones
$2,850,000
298th Eric Chavez
$3,500,000
333rd Dayan Viciedo
$2,800,000
302nd Sean Weatherspoon
$2,831,250
298th Ryan Doumit
$3,500,000
333rd Willie Bloomquist
$2,800,000

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

Under Administration Taxes
President Obama (D), 2012 $1,019,874
President Clinton (D), 1999 $1,149,707
President Reagan (R), 1981 $1,974,551
President Johnson (D), 1965 $1,983,143
President Eisenhower (R), 1956 $2,657,948

Unemployment

How long it will take the average person on unemployment to make Jason Jones's 2014 salary
9,726 weeks (187 years)

In Time...

In Jason Jones Will Make
one month $237,500
one week $54,807
one day $7,808
one hour $325
one minute $5.42
one second $0.09
since you loaded this page $0.09

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Inflation

Year Inflation Adjusted Value Actual Average NFL Salary Actual Average Household Income Median Home Price
2012 $2,850,000 $1,900,000 $49,777 $213,000
2000 $2,125,451 $1,116,100 $47,053 $174,700
1990 $1,592,510 $356,382 $28,040 $118,900
1980 $968,640 $78,657 $16,305 $66,700

Other Jobs

Jason Jones will make the average yearly salary of In Hours In Days
A High School Teacher 133 hours 5.56 days
A Police Officer 146 hours 6.08 days
A Doctor, Family Physician 431 hours 17.95 days
A U.S. Congressman 535 hours 22.28 days
President Obama 1,230 hours 51.23 days
A Citigroup CEO (Vikram Pandit, 2008) 117,653 hours 4,897 days
Bill Gates (Net Worth) 187,692,307 hours 7,812,500 days