100 Highest Paid Athletes in America

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13. Mike Conley
> Total earnings: $34,502,132
> Position, team: Point guard, Utah Jazz

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12. Klay Thompson
> Total earnings: $35,361,360
> Position, team: Shooting guard, Golden State Warriors

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11. Mike Trout
> Total earnings: $35,500,000
> Position, team: Centerfielder, Los Angeles Angels

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10. Gerrit Cole
> Total earnings: $36,000,000
> Position, team: Starting pitcher, New York Yankees

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9. Trevor Bauer
> Total earnings: $38,000,000
> Position, team: Starting pitcher, Los Angeles Dodgers

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8. Kevin Durant
> Total earnings: $38,771,513
> Position, team: Small forward, Brooklyn Nets

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7. John Wall
> Total earnings: $38,867,483
> Position, team: Point guard, Houston Rockets

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6. LeBron James
> Total earnings: $39,219,566
> Position, team: Small forward, Los Angeles Lakers

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5. Russell Westbrook
> Total earnings: $40,158,814
> Position, team: Point guard, Washington Wizards

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4. Stephen Curry
> Total earnings: $40,491,877
> Position, team: Point guard, Golden State Warriors

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