Sports Illustrated just released its list of the 50 highest-earning American athletes over the past year. They took into account salary, winnings, bonuses, endorsements and appearance fees. And it's no surprise that there are New Yorkers all over list, seven to be exact, in the top 50. Alex Rodriguez is the wealthiest New Yorker, ranking No. 6 on the list. Derek Jeter is next, at No. 9, followed by Carmelo Anthony (No. 15), CC Sabathia (No. 20), Mark Teixeira (No. 21), Amar'e Stoudemire (No. 24) and Eli Manning (No. 31). Here's the full list.
The Wealthiest New York Athletes
By Jeff Freier