Although compared to men, women athletes do not make as much. It appears that there is a change though. These women in the Forbes list are making millions.
- Maria Sharapova $27.1 million
- Li Na $18.4 million
- Serena Williams $16.3 million
- Caroline Wozniacki $13.7 million
- Danica Patrick $13 million
- Victoria Azarenka $ 9.7 million
- Kim Yuna $9 million
- Anna Ivanovic $7.2 million
- Agnieszka Radwanksa $6.9 million
- Yani Tseng $6.1 million
Looking at the list you can see that the athletes with the highest wages are tennis players. The availability of endorsements can make a world difference. Let’s hope they use that financial power to inspire other young women.