Football Player Salaries

Matthew Stafford | Detroit Lions

Key Stats

2012 Cost Per
Touchdowns 31 $64,516
Pass attempts 634 $3,154
Pass completions 371 $5,390
Passing yards 4,650 $430
Carries 37 $54,054
Rushing yards 69 $28,985
Receptions 1 $2,000,000
Receiving yards 3 $666,666

Yearly Salary

Season Salary
2011 $9,000,000
2012 $2,000,000

Compared to Others

Rank Player Similar Rank in Baseball Similar Salary in Baseball
398th Michael Bush
$2,000,000
408th Ryan Webb
$1,750,000
382nd Brendan Ryan
$2,000,000
398th Matthew Stafford
$2,000,000
408th Felipe Paulino
$1,750,000
382nd Jonathan Lucroy
$2,000,000
398th Nate Kaeding
$2,000,000
414th Luis Valbuena
$1,710,000
382nd Antonio Bastardo
$2,000,000

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

Under Administration Taxes
President Obama (D), 2012 $710,049
President Clinton (D), 1999 $800,782
President Reagan (R), 1981 $1,379,552
President Johnson (D), 1965 $1,388,144
President Eisenhower (R), 1956 $1,884,448

Unemployment

How long it will take the average person on unemployment to make Matthew Stafford's 2014 salary
6,825 weeks (131 years)

In Time...

In Matthew Stafford Will Make
one month $166,666
one week $38,461
one day $5,479
one hour $228
one minute $3.81
one second $0.06
since you loaded this page $0.06

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Inflation

Year Inflation Adjusted Value Actual Average NFL Salary Actual Average Household Income Median Home Price
2012 $2,000,000 $1,900,000 $49,777 $213,000
2000 $1,491,545 $1,116,100 $47,053 $174,700
1990 $1,117,551 $356,382 $28,040 $118,900
1980 $679,747 $78,657 $16,305 $66,700

Other Jobs

Matthew Stafford will make the average yearly salary of In Hours In Days
A High School Teacher 190 hours 7.92 days
A Police Officer 208 hours 8.67 days
A Doctor, Family Physician 614 hours 25.58 days
A U.S. Congressman 763 hours 31.76 days
President Obama 1,754 hours 73.01 days
A Citigroup CEO (Vikram Pandit, 2008) 167,708 hours 6,978 days
Bill Gates (Net Worth) 267,543,859 hours 11,133,418 days