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Peter Bourjos Baseball Salary 2011
In 2011, Peter Bourjos reportedly earned $414,000 playing a outfielder for Los Angeles Angels. Of the 31 players playing for the Los Angeles Angels, he ranks as the 24th highest-paid player.Compared to the Los Angeles Angels total team payroll in 2011 of $138,543,166, his salary represents 0.3% of the total amount.To compare salaries further, the team's median salary was $2,000,000 and the average salary was $4,469,134. There were reportedly 152 men playing the position of outfielder in 2011. The average outfielder earned $4,018,201, so Peter Bourjos's salary ranks him as 151st among these 152 players.
Batting right-handed, Peter Bourjos's height is 6 feet, 1 inches (185 centimeters), and he weighs 185 pounds (83.9 kilograms). His birthday was Mar 31, 1987.For further salary compaison, an average salary among players who were born in 1987 is roughly $700,000.
But then there are taxes. Earning a salary of $414,000 we can estimate that he would have to pay $120,184 in federal income taxes. That is about the same amount of tax as the tax paid by 15 median high school teachers, 17 median police officers, or 24 median fire fighters. After paying the IRS, he would have $293,816 left over. However, he may still have to use some of that money to pay state or city taxes as well.
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Author: Mark McCracken is a corporate trainer and author living in Higashi Osaka, Japan. He is the author of thousands of online articles as well as the Business English textbook, "25 Business Skills in English".
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