BLOG: Highest Paid Retired Athletes

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It’s no secret professional athletes earn a good amount of money for their time on the court and field. While some are not as financially secure after their time in professional sports, others are still raking it in after the buzzer sounds. Forbes recently came out with an article on the highest paid retired athletes, here is what they found.

The Highest-Paid Retired Athletes, according to Forbes

1. Michael Jordan
$90 million

2. Arnold Palmer

$40 million


3. David Beckham

$37 million


4. Jack Nicklaus

$30 million


5. Magic Johnson

$22 million