Football Player Salaries

Cam Newton | Carolina Panthers

Key Stats

2012 Cost Per
Touchdowns 30 $112,615
Pass attempts 473 $7,142
Pass completions 292 $11,570
Passing yards 3,379 $999
Carries 111 $30,436
Rushing yards 585 $5,775

Yearly Salary

Season Salary
2011 $375,000
2012 $3,378,477

Compared to Others

Rank Player Similar Rank in Baseball Similar Salary in Baseball
223rd Phil Loadholt
$3,400,000
223rd Koji Uehara
$5,000,000
306th Drew Storen
$3,450,000
224th Cam Newton
$3,378,477
223rd Justin Morneau
$5,000,000
307th Marco Estrada
$3,330,000
225th David Baas
$3,375,000
223rd Edinson Volquez
$5,000,000
308th Ivan Nova
$3,300,000

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

Under Administration Taxes
President Obama (D), 2012 $1,212,504
President Clinton (D), 1999 $1,366,647
President Reagan (R), 1981 $2,344,485
President Johnson (D), 1965 $2,353,077
President Eisenhower (R), 1956 $3,138,862

Unemployment

How long it will take the average person on unemployment to make Cam Newton's 2014 salary
11,530 weeks (221 years)

In Time...

In Cam Newton Will Make
one month $281,539
one week $64,970
one day $9,256
one hour $385
one minute $6.43
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 $3,378,477 $1,900,000 $49,777 $213,000
2000 $2,519,575 $1,116,100 $47,053 $174,700
1990 $1,887,810 $356,382 $28,040 $118,900
1980 $1,148,255 $78,657 $16,305 $66,700

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Cam Newton will make the average yearly salary of In Hours In Days
A High School Teacher 112 hours 4.69 days
A Police Officer 123 hours 5.13 days
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A U.S. Congressman 451 hours 18.80 days
President Obama 1,038 hours 43.22 days
A Citigroup CEO (Vikram Pandit, 2008) 99,318 hours 4,131 days
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