Average annual player salary in the sports industry by league in 2017/18 (in million U.S. dollars)

Average player salary in the sports industry by league 2017/18 The statistic shows the average professional sports player salary by league in 2017/18. NBA had an average player salary of 7.15 million U.S. dollars for the 2017/18 season.
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Average player salary in million U.S. dollars
NBA7.15
MLB4.47
IPL3.9
EPL3.44
NHL3.11
NFL2.7
La Liga2.18
Serie A1.72
Bundesliga1.63
Ligue 11.23
CSL1.02
NPB0.85
MLS0.33
AFL0.23
J-League0.22
SPFL0.19
CFL0.09
Average player salary in million U.S. dollars
NBA7.15
MLB4.47
IPL3.9
EPL3.44
NHL3.11
NFL2.7
La Liga2.18
Serie A1.72
Bundesliga1.63
Ligue 11.23
CSL1.02
NPB0.85
MLS0.33
AFL0.23
J-League0.22
SPFL0.19
CFL0.09
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The statistic shows the average professional sports player salary by league in 2017/18. NBA had an average player salary of 7.15 million U.S. dollars for the 2017/18 season.
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Release date
November 2017
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
2017/18

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