According to his book, Mr. Butkus' first contract was a five year deal totaling $204,000. The first year was $18,000, increasing up each year. He also got a $5,000 signing bonus that he sent to his mother.
The salary of an average NFL player has exploded in recent history. In 1965, the average was 35 thousand dollars compared to the millions that today's players make.
$5,000 per season?
As of 2014, the average salary of an NFL player is forth highest among the big four sports of basketball, baseball, hockey, and football. The average NFL salary is $1.4 million per year.
The average salary of a NFL player is 1.9 million dollars.
The average salary for an NFL player is 10000004 million dollars per year.
Answerdoing study for a differential - guessing about $100,000 for a first round, $10,000 for a sixth round. 1dukenAccording to Forbes the Average 1970 Salary was $23,000
divide the player's annual salary by 16 games and you have their weekly paycheck. According to Business Week the average NFL salary is 1.9 Million and the Median salary is 770,000 dollars. So the average weekly salary is $118,750 per game the median weekly salary is $48,125 not a bad check either way.
The average salary for Arena 1 football players is $31,000. This is in contrast to the average salary of an NFL player which is $1.9 million per year.
The average defensive coordinator salary in the NFL is 93,261 USD.
averaging about 1 million dollars
the average salary is 1.4 million, but a players salary depends on position and team and how good they are you can figure out a players salary here http://content.usatoday.com/sports/football/nfl/salaries/default.aspx
The average salery in nfl in the 1960s was 21,000