12. Tiger Woods, $45.3m
Tiger Woods’s career might have dropped off a cliff after his astonishing fall from grace a few years back, but he still earns enough to make our list. Despite his misdemeanors, companies still flock to Woods. He earned endorsements to the tune of a whopping $45m last year.
His earnings from his sport are a paltry $300k in comparison!
11. Lewis Hamilton, $46m
There’s a lot of money in Grand Prix, and it’s biggest star, Lewis Hamilton, earns the most out of all of its drivers. The 3 times world champion earns a whopping $42m from racing alone, as well as a cool $4m from sponsorship.
Hamilton is the most well paid racing driver of all time.