Compete in athletic events.
Baseball Pitcher, Baseball Player, Basketball Player, Golf Professional, Hockey Player, Major League Baseball Player, Minor League Baseball Player, Professional Athlete, Professional Golf Tournament Player, Race Car Driver
Annual wages for Athletes and Sports Competitors in United States
★ For the data available, wages are capped at $208,000
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Occupation statistics: USDOL U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Employment Statistics
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