Football Player Salaries

Aaron Rodgers | Green Bay Packers

Key Stats

2012 Cost Per
Touchdowns 33 $272,727
Pass attempts 474 $18,987
Pass completions 316 $28,481
Passing yards 3,588 $2,508
Carries 50 $180,000
Rushing yards 248 $36,290
Receptions 1 $9,000,000

Yearly Salary

Season Salary
2011 $7,250,000
2012 $9,000,000

Compared to Others

Rank Player Similar Rank in Baseball Similar Salary in Baseball
52nd James Harrison
$9,030,000
52nd Andre Ethier
$13,500,000
109th James Shields
$9,000,000
53rd Aaron Rodgers
$9,000,000
52nd Paul Konerko
$13,500,000
109th Jacoby Ellsbury
$9,000,000
53rd Antrel Rolle
$9,000,000
54th Ryan Dempster
$13,250,000
109th Heath Bell
$9,000,000

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

Under Administration Taxes
President Obama (D), 2012 $3,261,549
President Clinton (D), 1999 $3,674,282
President Reagan (R), 1981 $6,279,552
President Johnson (D), 1965 $6,288,144
President Eisenhower (R), 1956 $8,254,448

Unemployment

How long it will take the average person on unemployment to make Aaron Rodgers's 2013 salary
30,716 weeks (590 years)

In Time...

In Aaron Rodgers Will Make
one month $750,000
one week $173,076
one day $24,657
one hour $1,027
one minute $17.12
one second $0.29
since you loaded this page $0.29

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Inflation

Year Inflation Adjusted Value Actual Average NFL Salary Actual Average Household Income Median Home Price
2012 $9,000,000 $1,900,000 $49,777 $213,000
2000 $6,711,953 $1,116,100 $47,053 $174,700
1990 $5,028,980 $356,382 $28,040 $118,900
1980 $3,058,864 $78,657 $16,305 $66,700

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A Police Officer 46 hours 1.93 days
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A U.S. Congressman 169 hours 7.06 days
President Obama 389 hours 16.22 days
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Bill Gates (Net Worth) 59,396,299 hours 2,473,942 days