The highest paid athlete is Tiger Woods
According to Golf Digest Tiger Woods was the highest paid athlete in 2007 pulling in an estimated 122 million dollars in winnings and endorsements.
In 2008 Tiger Woods was the highest paid athlete. Today Tiger is still the top earner and makes over $127 million per year as a professional golfer.
I believe Tiger Woods was the highest paid athlete in 2005.
That athlete is called a professional.
A paid athlete is consider a professional athlete.
alex rodriquez....I beg to differ. The highest paid professional athlete is Tiger Woods and he is followed by Floyd Mayweather. Check the forbes list.
The highest played athlete is a professional soccer player's get aid more than football and basket ball payers.
Tiger Woods was the highest paid athlete in 2005 (and in several other years, as well).
Highest paid athlete
At the moment, Floyd Mayweather is the highest paid athlete, raking in $85 million in the sport of Boxing.