Top 10 Highest Paid Athletes In The World

highest paid 2012 athletes Floyd Mayweather @ #1

June 21, 2012 – Top 10 Highest Paid Athletes In The World

According to a recent compilation by Forbes Magazine, below are the top 10 highest paid athletes (sport stars) in the world as at 2012.

Floyd Mayweather tops the list at $85m

Highest Paid Athletes In The World

  • Floyd Mayweather $85m (£54.25m)
  • Manny Pacquiao $62m (£39.57m)
  • Tiger Woods $59.4m (£37.92m)
  • LeBron James $53m (£33.84m)
  • Roger Federer $52.7m (£33.64)
  • Kobe Bryant $52.3m (£33.38m)
  • Phil Mickelson $47.8m (£30.51m)
  • David Beckham $46m (£29.36m)
  • Cristiano Ronaldo $42.5m (£27.10m)
  •  Peyton Manning $42.4m (£27.06m)