The World’s Richest Athletes

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25. Kirk Cousins
> Total earnings from May 2021 to May 2022: $48.5 million
> Earnings split: On-the-field: $46 million; Off-the-field: $2.5 million
> Sport: Football
> Team: Minnesota Vikings
> Country: United States

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24. Patrick Mahomes
> Total earnings from May 2021 to May 2022: $49.1 million
> Earnings split: On-the-field: $29.1 million; Off-the-field: $20 million
> Sport: Football
> Team: Kansas City Chiefs
> Country: United States

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23. Mike Trout
> Total earnings from May 2021 to May 2022: $49.5 million
> Earnings split: On-the-field: $35.5 million; Off-the-field: $14 million
> Sport: Baseball
> Team: Los Angeles Angels
> Country: United States

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22. Klay Thompson
> Total earnings from May 2021 to May 2022: $55 million
> Earnings split: On-the-field: $38 million; Off-the-field: $17 million
> Sport: Basketball
> Team: Golden State Warriors
> Country: United States

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21. Deshaun Watson
> Total earnings from May 2021 to May 2022: $55.6 million
> Earnings split: On-the-field: $55.5 million; Off-the-field: $100,000
> Sport: Football
> Team: Cleveland Browns
> Country: United States

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