In 2017, Jordan is Sleeping won the Open championship British Golf, taking with him a check for $1.85 million While Sleep continues to earn on advertising contracts with such brands as Under Armour, AT&T, Coca-Cola and Rolex, and in the same 2017 a picture of a golfer appeared on boxes of cheerios Wheaties.
9. Derek Carr ($42.1 million)
In 2017, the club “Oakland Raiders” has extended his contract with his quarterback Derek Carr for five years. The player cost the club at $125 million, $40 million of which Carr will receive during the year from the moment of conclusion of the contract.
8. Saul Alvarez ($44.5 million)
With the departure of Floyd Mayweather Saul Alvarez became the main star of the toll of viewing (pay-per-view) in the world of Boxing. His fights with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Gennady Golovkin gathered more than a million paid hits, while the fee for Alvarez fight with Golovkin amounted to approximately $42 million in Sponsorship deals with Under Armour, Tecate, Hennessy, and Everlast help him earn a seven-figure sum outside of the ring.
7. Andrew Taggart, The Chainsmokers ($45.5 million)
The authors of the hits “Closer” and “Something Just Like This” signed with Wynn Nightlife three-year contract to host parties in Las Vegas, and during the night, electronic Duo gets a six-figure fee. Another member of the group is Alex poll — list has not got, since he was already 33 years old.
6. James harden ($46.4 million)
The contract with the basketball club “Houston rockets” renewed in 2016 for four years, harden will receive more than $169 million In the last two games of the season James harden earned $20 million, and the money was paid not in vain: the player is at the peak of his career. Royalties and bonuses James harden continues to get involved in the advertising campaign NBA.
5. The Weeknd ($57 million)
The loonie continues to earn on the streaming of their songs (number of listens has long exceeded one billion) and a concert tour. Also the enrichment of the artist contribute to the contracts with Puma, H&M and Bacardi.
4. Taylor swift ($80 million)
Only during the first week of sales the album Reputation sold in the United States with a circulation of 1.2 million copies. With him, Taylor went on a world tour, which will capture the city of Tampa, Florida to Tokyo.
3. Neymar ($90 million)
The Brazilian signed a five-year contract with “Paris Saint-Germain”, which football club will pay player $250 million to Barcelona, another $350 million itself Neymar will receive up to 2022. Sponsorship obligations the 26-year-old player linked with Nike, Red Bull, Gillette, McDonalds and Beats by Dre.
2. Ed Sheeran ($110 million)
In the 27 years ed Sheeran has become the highest-paid performer list with streaming songs and a successful stadium tour. Add money to the Treasury of the singer also helped participate in the “Game of thrones” and “the simpsons.”
1. Kylie Jenner ($166,5 million)
The youngest representative of the clan Kardashian-Jenner, despite his age, earns more than their sisters on own brand makeup Cosmetics Kylie. In two years the company’s turnover has increased to $330 million a year.