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Taylor Buchholz Baseball Salary 2011
Taylor Buchholz reportedly earned $600,000 in 2011 as a pitcher for New York Mets. Of the 27 players on the New York Mets, he ranks as the 17th highest-paid player.The total team payroll for New York Mets was $118,847,309. His salary represents 0.5% of that total payroll.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 Taylor Buchholz's salary ranks him as 251st among these 413 players.
Batting right-handed, Taylor Buchholz's height is 6 feet, 3 inches (191 centimeters), and he weighs 220 pounds (99.8 kilograms). His birthday was Oct 13, 1981.To further compare salaries, an average salary among players who were born in 1981 is roughly $4,600,000.
Don't forget about taxes. Having a salary of $600,000 we can estimate that he would have to hand over $185,284 in federal income taxes. For comparison, that is about the same amount of tax as the tax paid by 23 median high school teachers, 26 median police officers, or 37 median fire fighters. After paying the federal government, he would have $414,716 left over. However, he may still need 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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