Football Player Salaries

Philip Rivers | San Diego Chargers

Key Stats

2012 Cost Per
Touchdowns 134 $102,985
Pass attempts 544 $25,367
Pass completions 378 $36,507
Passing yards 4,478 $3,081
Carries 28 $492,857
Rushing yards 72 $191,666

Yearly Salary

Season Salary
2011 $8,400,000
2012 $13,800,000

Compared to Others

Rank Player Similar Rank in Baseball Similar Salary in Baseball
4th Sam Bradford
$14,015,000
4th Prince Fielder
$24,000,000
59th David Price
$14,000,000
5th Philip Rivers
$13,800,000
4th Robinson Cano
$24,000,000
59th Jose Bautista
$14,000,000
6th Chris Long
$13,200,000
6th Cole Hamels
$23,500,000
59th Shin-Soo Choo
$14,000,000

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

Under Administration Taxes
President Obama (D), 2012 $5,011,149
President Clinton (D), 1999 $5,644,682
President Reagan (R), 1981 $9,639,552
President Johnson (D), 1965 $9,648,144
President Eisenhower (R), 1956 $12,622,448

Unemployment

How long it will take the average person on unemployment to make Philip Rivers's 2014 salary
47,098 weeks (905 years)

In Time...

In Philip Rivers Will Make
one month $1,150,000
one week $265,384
one day $37,808
one hour $1,575
one minute $26.26
one second $0.44
since you loaded this page $0.44

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Inflation

Year Inflation Adjusted Value Actual Average NFL Salary Actual Average Household Income Median Home Price
2012 $13,800,000 $1,900,000 $49,777 $213,000
2000 $10,291,662 $1,116,100 $47,053 $174,700
1990 $7,711,102 $356,382 $28,040 $118,900
1980 $4,690,258 $78,657 $16,305 $66,700

Other Jobs

Philip Rivers will make the average yearly salary of In Hours In Days
A High School Teacher 27 hours 1.15 days
A Police Officer 30 hours 1.26 days
A Doctor, Family Physician 88 hours 3.71 days
A U.S. Congressman 110 hours 4.60 days
President Obama 253 hours 10.58 days
A Citigroup CEO (Vikram Pandit, 2008) 24,277 hours 1,011 days
Bill Gates (Net Worth) 38,730,158 hours 1,613,415 days