The World's Highest Paid Athletes In 2022: $50 Billionaires?

The top paid athlete is soccer player Lionel Messi, and he gets paid $130 million annually.

LeBron James, famously called 'King James,' is second on the website. His salary is $121.2 million.

Cristiano Ronaldo is the third highest-paid player in football, making $115 million yearly.

Soccer star Neymar makes annual earnings of approximately $95 million.

Stephen Curry is the highest paid NBA athlete, with a yearly income of $92.8 million.

In 2022, basketball star Kevin Durant collected $92 million.

Roger Federer was also included in the list of millionaires. He earned a payment of over $90.7 million in the past year.

In 2022, Canelo Ivarez made a sum of $90 million. He is a Mexican professional boxer who has won three fights.

The aforementioned American football quarterback Tom Brady also made the list. He has earned a sum of $83.9 million this year.

The Greek-Nigerian basketball player Giannis Antetokounmpo is tenth on the list with an earnings of $80.9 million.