Forbes Top 10 Richest Athletes List 2022: LeBron James and Stephen Curry Make Headlines Yet Again With 7 figure Money Bags
IN THIS YEAR'S FORBES' TOP HIGHEST-PAID ATHLETES, $992 MILLION WAS EARNED OVER THE LAST 12 MONTHS. ADDITIONALLY, TWO OF NBA WORLD'S MOST INCREDIBLE PLAYERS MADE THEIR MARK ON THIS LIST AGAIN THIS YEAR. LEBRON JAMES AND STEPHEN CURRY MAKE HEADLINES YET AGAIN WITH 7-FIGURE MONEY BAGS IN 2022. THEIR ENDORSEMENTS AND SALARY ARE MAKING THEIR NET WORTH GROW AT A RAPID PACE. FIND OUT MORE BY CONTINUING TO THE NEXT PAGE.
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Despite the Los Angeles Lakers not making the playoffs, LeBron James earned a lot of money off the court. Recent projects include Space Jam: A New Legacy and the move of The Shop from HBO to YouTube.
Forbes estimates that his net worth in 2022 will be $850 million, making him the second highest paid athlete in the world. James has earned $41.2 Million on the field, and $80 Million off the field
Stephen Curry has made the highest earnings this season in the NBA due to his performance on the court. FTX's endorsement deal with Curry is making a big hit on his net worth as well.
In this year's Forbes list of richest athletes, he ranks fifth. Curry earned $45.8 million on the field and $47 million off the field.