In the United States, semi-professional soccer players at the low end of the pay scale make about $20,000 per year. Players at the high end make as much as $100,000 per year.
Yes soccer players are paid very highly, it has gone over the roof .
40 to 30 million pro soccer players
In comparison to American football players and soccer players they certainly are not over paid but for the top players its considered that they may be under paid