Vince McMahon is the retired international wrestler and also a commentator, actor, producer. He is well known for the promotion of professional wrestling and he is also the CEO of the WWE. He also becomes world champion twice in his wrestling career by winning the WWF title in 1999 and ECW championship in 2007. He has also winning the title of Royal Rumble in 1999. Vince McMahon has estimated net worth is US $ 850 million and he is the top richest sporting celebrity and ranked at #1 in the list of richest athletes of Americaet .
2. Arnold Palmer
Arnold Palmer is the retired professional American golfer and regarded as the greatest player in the history of professional and international golf. He is famous with his nick name “The King”. Arnold has win the numerous events included the championship tour and PGA tour in 1955. He was also included in the hall of fame of the world international golf in 1974 and also wins the lifetime award in 1998 from the PGA tour which he wins 62 times. Arnold Palmer total net worth is US $ 675 million and becomes the second richest athlete of America.
3. Michael Jordan
Michael Jordan is the former international and all time favorite basketball player of America. He is 1.98m tall and played 15 NBA seasons for the Washington Wizards and Chicago Bulls. Michael Jordan is the most brand sequel athlete person and famous for his product approval. He becomes a successful businessman when he introducing the Air Jordan Nike’s sneakers in 1985 which are stills the demanded by many youngsters. He is also produced a feature movie with title “Space Jam” in 1996. Micheal Jordan net worth is US $ 650 million and the third richest athlete of the America.
4. Magic Johnson
Magic Johnson is another retired professional basketball player of America. He is the second richest basketball player of America after Michael Jordan. He is 2.06m tall and played 13 seasons of NBA from the Los Angles basketball team. Magic Johnson has a very successful career and earns almost US $18 million from the 16 years of his NBA career. He is also a successful businessman and establishes the joint venture with the Starbuck and know has 125 Starbuck stores in the urban areas. Magic Johnson has total net worth is US $500 million.
5. Tiger Wood
Tiger Wood is the legendary professional golfer of America and one of the most successful player of the golf. He is also the highest salaried athlete for many years in all over the world. He has the most winning record with total 106 professional winnings that includes 4 master tournaments, 3 times each the US open and championship and 4 times PGA championship. The professional golfer has also earned more than US $100 million from the sponsorship throughout his career and his total net worth is US $500 million which is dropped down because he is struggling of his personal life and become divorce.
6. Alex Rodriguez
Alex Rodriguez is the professional and the richest baseball American player. He is played for the Texas Rangers and the Seattle Mariners in the past and was highly flaunting visionary player of baseball at all time. He is also the 14 time all star player and wins the 3 American League and also a record holder of 25 grand slams. In 2000 he signed a US $252 million deal with the baseball team Texas Ranger and become the richest baseball player and brakes down the all the previous deals in the baseball history. Alex Rodriguez has total net worth is US $ 300 million.
7. Dale Earnhardt
Dale Earnhardt is the professional American car racing champion. He is famous with his nickname “Pied Piper”. Dale Earnhardt total net worth is US $ 300 million which he totally earned from the racing victories and the endorsements. He also wins the 500 Daytona race twice in his career and also receiving the most popular racing award continuously from 10 years. Out of racing career he is the owner of the Hammerhead Entertainment, and also has two bars and invests in car dealership.
8. Don King
Don King is officially not an athlete but he is a professional promoter of the boxing and has leave some an indelible mark in the history of boxing. He promoting the multiple enterprises and give some prominent stars in boxing including the Mike Tyson, Muhammad Ali, George Foreman and many more. While he is the promoter of the professional boxing but cleanliness about his generated money is raised question. But it was clear that the boxing has a closer link with the gambling. Whatever the source of his wealth he has total net worth of US $ 290 million.
9. Jack Nicklaus
Jack Nicklaus is the professional golfer with the winning of 18 championship and becomes the all time greatest golfer. His total career wins are 115 which include the 73 PGA tour titles and 32 other events titles. He also signed a deal with the media company along with other two athletes Gary Player and Arnold Palmer. Jack Nicklaus with his appearance on the green slate and the licensing fees he made US $ 28 million in 2012. He also designed the most beautiful golf courses all over the world. His total net worth is US $ 280 million.
10. Shaquille O’Neal
Shaquille O’Neal is the last richest athlete in the top 10 riches athletes of Unites Stated. His total net worth is US $ 250 million. He is the all time favorite and profession basketball American player. He is 2.16m tall and almost played for six team in his NBA career. He is currently work as an analyst on the “Inside NBA” television program.