Sports are not really as top as they are progressing
The top payed sports player is a woman tennis player that is Maria Sharapova
Baseball, football and basketball
The top paid man is Tiger Woods, and the top paid woman is Lorena Ochoa. Golf is a sport that gives out the most money.
i think it's golf.
About $35,000. Some of the top sports columnists can get paid about half a million a year, but that's a very few number of people.
us-open-golf-betting.com/highest-paid-sports.html has the answer to this question. Boxing is 1.
A-ROD Tiger Woods
This is for 2006, but it may help: http://au.tv.yahoo.com/b/therichlist/203/the-50-top-earning-australian-sports-stars
NFL sports commentators are paid very well. The average salary is $1 million per season. Top NFL sports commentators can make up to $5 million a season.
Beckham is a soccer player; definitely in the top 50 highest paid athletes of all-time.