LeBron James and Forbes' Top 20 2015 Best Paid Athletes

  • Richest Athletes
    1/43 Meet the 20 athletes who earned more money between July 2014 and June 2015, according to Forbes magazine.
  • 8. Kobe Bryant
    2/43 American basketball player earned 49.5 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 23.5 millions. He had endorsements of 26 millions.
  • 8. Kobe Bryant
    3/43 American basketball player earned 49.5 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 23.5 millions. He had endorsements of 26 millions.
  • 12. Lewis Hamilton
    4/43 British Formula 1 driver earned 39 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 36 millions. He had endorsements of 3 millions.
  • 12. Lewis Hamilton
    5/43 British Formula 1 driver earned 39 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 36 millions. He had endorsements of 3 millions.
  • 1. Floyd Mayweather
    6/43 American boxer earned 300 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 285 million dollars. He had endorsements of 15 millions.
  • 1. Floyd Mayweather
    7/43 American boxer earned 300 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 285 million dollars. He had endorsements of 15 millions.
  • 20. Carmelo Anthony
    8/43 American basketball player earned 30.5 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 22.5 millions. He had endorsements of 8 millions.
  • 20. Carmelo Anthony
    9/43 American basketball player earned 30.5 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 22.5 millions. He had endorsements of 8 millions.
  • 10. Rory McIlroy
    10/43 British golfer earned 48.3 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 16.3 millions. He had endorsements of 32 millions.
  • 10. Rory McIlroy
    11/43 British golfer earned 48.3 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 16.3 millions. He had endorsements of 32 millions.
  • 2. Manny Pacquiao
    12/43 Philippine boxer earned 160 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 148 million dollars. He had endorsements of 12 millions.
  • 2. Manny Pacquiao
    13/43 Philippine boxer earned 160 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 148 million dollars. He had endorsements of 12 millions.
  • 7. Tiger Woods
    14/43 American golfer earned 50.6 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 600.000. He had endorsements of 50 millions.
  • 7. Tiger Woods
    15/43 American golfer earned 50.6 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 600.000. He had endorsements of 50 millions.
  • 16. Derrick Rose
    16/43 American basketball player earned 33.9 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 18.9 millions. He had endorsements of 15 millions.
  • 16. Derrick Rose
    17/43 American basketball player earned 33.9 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 18.9 millions. He had endorsements of 15 millions.
  • 3. Roger Federer
    18/43 Swiss tennis player earned 67 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 9 millions. He had endorsements of 58 millions.
  • 3. Roger Federer
    19/43 Swiss tennis player earned 67 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 9 millions. He had endorsements of 58 millions.
  • 11. Novak Djokovic
    20/43 Serbian tennis player earned 48.2 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 17.2 millions. He had endorsements of 31 millions.
  • 11. Novak Djokovic
    21/43 Serbian tennis player earned 48.2 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 17.2 millions. He had endorsements of 31 millions.
  • 18. Rafael Nadal
    22/43 Spanish tennis player earned 32.5 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 4.5 millions. He had endorsements of 28 millions.
  • 18. Rafael Nadal
    23/43 Spanish tennis player earned 32.5 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 4.5 millions. He had endorsements of 28 millions.
  • 13. Ndamukong Suh
    24/43 American football player earned 38.6 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 38.2 millions. He had endorsements of 400.000.
  • 13. Ndamukong Suh
    25/43 American football player earned 38.6 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 38.2 millions. He had endorsements of 400.000.
  • 19. Mahendra Singh Dhoni
    26/43 Indian cricket player earned 31 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 4 millions. He had endorsements of 27 millions.
  • 19. Mahendra Singh Dhoni
    27/43 Indian cricket player earned 31 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 4 millions. He had endorsements of 27 millions.
  • 5. Kevin Durant
    28/43 American basketball player earned 54.2 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 19.1 millions. He had endorsements of 35 millions.
  • 5. Kevin Durant
    29/43 American basketball player earned 54.2 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 19.1 millions. He had endorsements of 35 millions.
  • 4. LeBron James
    30/43 American basketball player earned 64.8 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 20.8 millions. He had endorsements of 44 millions.
  • 4. LeBron James
    31/43 American basketball player earned 64.8 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 20.8 millions. He had endorsements of 44 millions.
  • 6. Phil Mickelson
    32/43 American golfer earned 50.8 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 2.8 millions. He had endorsements of 48 millions.
  • 6. Phil Mickelson
    33/43 American golfer earned 50.8 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 2.8 millions. He had endorsements of 48 millions.
  • 14. Fernando Alonso
    34/43 Spanish Formula 1 driver earned 35.5 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 34 millions. He had endorsements of 1.5 millions.
  • 14. Fernando Alonso
    35/43 Spanish Formula 1 driver earned 35.5 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 34 millions. He had endorsements of 1.5 millions.
  • 17. Sebastian Vettel
    36/43 German Formula 1 driver earned 33 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 32 millions. He had endorsements of million.
  • 17. Sebastian Vettel
    37/43 German Formula 1 driver earned 33 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 32 millions. He had endorsements of million.
  • 9. Ben Roethlisberger
    38/43 American football player earned 48.9 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 46.4 millions. He had endorsements of 2.5 millions.
  • 9. Ben Roethlisberger
    39/43 American football player earned 48.9 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 46.4 millions. He had endorsements of 2.5 millions.
  • 15. Jon Lester
    40/43 American baseball player earned 34.1 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 33.7 millions. He had endorsements of 400.000.
  • 15. Jon Lester
    41/43 American baseball player earned 34.1 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 33.7 millions. He had endorsements of 400.000.
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1. Floyd Mayweather
American boxer earned 300 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 285 million dollars. He had endorsements of 15 millions.
El boxeador estadounidense ganó 300 millones de dólares, con salario y ganacias por 285 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 15 millones.

2. Manny Pacquiao
Philippine boxer earned 160 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 148 million dollars. He had endorsements of 12 millions.
El boxeador filipino ganó 160 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 148 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 12 millones.

3. Roger Federer
Swiss tennis player earned 67 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 9 millions. He had endorsements of 58 millions.
El tenista suizo ganó 67 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 9 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 58 millones.

4. LeBron James
American basketball player earned 64.8 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 20.8 millions. He had endorsements of 44 millions.
El jugador de baloncesto estadounidense ganó 64.8 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 20.8 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 44 millones.

5. Kevin Durant
American basketball player earned 54.2 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 19.1 millions. He had endorsements of 35 millions.
El jugador de baloncesto estadounidense ganó 54.2 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 19.1 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 35 millones.

6. Phil Mickelson
American golfer earned 50.8 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 2.8 millions. He had endorsements of 48 millions.
El golfista estadounidense ganó 50.8 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 2.8 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 48 millones.

7. Tiger Woods
American golfer earned 50.6 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 600.000. He had endorsements of 50 millions.
El golfista estadounidense ganó 50.6 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 600.000 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 50 millones.

8. Kobe Bryant
American basketball player earned 49.5 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 23.5 millions. He had endorsements of 26 millions.
El jugador de baloncesto estadounidense ganó 49.5 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 23.5 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 26 millones.

9. Ben Roethlisberger
American football player earned 48.9 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 46.4 millions. He had endorsements of 2.5 millions.
El jugador de fútbol americano ganó 48.9 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 46.4 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 2.5 millones.

10. Rory McIlroy
British golfer earned 48.3 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 16.3 millions. He had endorsements of 32 millions.
El golfista británico ganó 48.3 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 16.3 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 32 millones.

11. Novak Djokovic
Serbian tennis player earned 48.2 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 17.2 millions. He had endorsements of 31 millions.
El tenista serbio ganó 48.2 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 17.2 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 31 millones.

12. Lewis Hamilton
British Formula 1 driver earned 39 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 36 millions. He had endorsements of 3 millions.
El piloto de Fórmula 1 británico ganó 39 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 36 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 3 millones.

13. Ndamukong Suh
American football player earned 38.6 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 38.2 millions. He had endorsements of 400.000.
El jugador de fútbol americano ganó 38.6 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 38.2 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 400.000.

14. Fernando Alonso
Spanish Formula 1 driver earned 35.5 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 34 millions. He had endorsements of 1.5 millions.
El piloto de Fórmula 1 español ganó 35.5 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 34 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 1.5 millones.

15. Jon Lester
American baseball player earned 34.1 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 33.7 millions. He had endorsements of 400.000.
El jugador de beisbol estadounidense ganó 34.1 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 33.7 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 400.000.

16. Derrick Rose
American basketball player earned 33.9 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 18.9 millions. He had endorsements of 15 millions.
El jugador de baloncesto estadounidense ganó 33.9 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 18.9 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 15 millones.

17. Sebastian Vettel
German Formula 1 driver earned 33 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 32 millions. He had endorsements of  million.
El piloto de Fórmula 1 alemán ganó 33 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 32 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 1 millon.

18. Rafael Nadal
Spanish tennis player earned 32.5 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 4.5 millions. He had endorsements of 28 millions.
El tenista español ganó 32.5 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 4.5 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 28 millones.

19. Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Indian cricket player earned 31 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 4 millions. He had endorsements of 27 millions.
El jugador de cricket indio ganó 31 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 4 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 27 millones.

20. Carmelo Anthony
American basketball player earned 30.5 million dollars, with salary and winnings of 22.5 millions. He had endorsements of 8 millions.
El jugador de baloncesto estadounidense ganó 30.5 millones de dólares, con salario y ganancias por 22.5 millones. Tuvo patrocinios por 8 millones.