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Jon Niese Baseball Salary 2011
New York Mets pitcher Jon Niese reportedly earned $452,000 in 2011. Among the 27 players on the New York Mets, he ranks as the 18th highest-paid player.Compared to the New York Mets total team payroll in 2011 of $118,847,309, his salary represents 0.4% of the total amount.To compare salaries further, the team's median salary was $900,000 and the average salary was $4,401,752. There were reportedly 413 men playing the position of pitcher in 2011. The average pitcher earned $2,943,854, so Jon Niese's salary ranks him as 271st among these 413 players.
Jon Niese was born on Oct 27, 1986. A left-handedbatter, Jon Niese stands 6 feet, 4 inches tall (that is 193 centimeters for you metric lovers). He weighs 215 pounds (97.5 kilograms).For further salary compaison, an average salary among players who were born in 1986 is roughly $1,000,000.
What about taxes? With a salary of $452,000 he can expect to pay around $133,484 in federal income taxes. That is about the same dollar amount of tax as the tax paid by 16 median high school teachers, 19 median police officers, or 26 median fire fighters. After paying the IRS, he would have $318,516 left over, although he still may have to pay city or state tax.
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