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The top-10 highest-paid Wisconsin athletes

 The top-10 highest paid Wisconsin Athletes.
Posted at 5:12 PM, Mar 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-12 18:12:00-04

MILWAUKEE — Wisconsin has a lot of talent when it comes to professional sports. Here are the 10 highest-paid athletes in the state, according to information from the Milwaukee Business Journal.

  1. Aaron Rodgers — $26.5 million per year
  2. Giannis Antetokounmpo — $24.16 million per year
  3. Ryan Braun — $19 million per year
  4. George Hill — $19 million per year
  5. Yasmani Grandal — $16 million per year
  6. Eric Bledsoe — $15 million per year
  7. Nick Perry — $14.44 million per year
  8. David Bakhtiari — $14.20 million per year
  9. Lorenzo Cain — $14 million per year
  10. Khris Middleton — $13 million per year

Surprisingly, NL MVP Christian Yelich is not on this list. Yelich currently ranks 16th on the list.

To find out how much Yelich makes a year and how much the other top-50 top-paid Wisconsin athletes make, click here.