Professional athletes are making too much money in a society that wages are traditionally on the value of someone’s work. Some might argue that athletes get paid just right for the amount of effort and sacrifice they take every day in order to give the world the entertainment they want.
Why is it that some children aspire to be a professional athlete? It might be because you have a fun job, but what about the money? The average professional athlete makes over a million dollars a year. That might be why some children want to be athletes. It is unnecessary for someone who plays a game to make that much money (Hoffman, Greenberg, 3).
There has been, and still is, much discussion and questions regarding the controversial issue of whether or not professional athletes are getting paid too much money. The purpose of this paper is to look at this issue closely and give realistic answers or suggestions to many questions that Americans are really concerned about regarding their pay.
Professional athletes are making too much money in a society where salaries and wages are traditionally based on the value of one's work. In today's society, one should be paid according to the job’s economic importance and their value to society.
So there are many actors and professional athletes appeared. And they usually can get much money from their job, which many people cannot understand. Because people think actors and professional athletes are not worthy to get high salary. However, I think that actors and professional.
Even across seas in Europe people believe that athletes are getting paid too much money. After the Swedish superstar soccer player Zlatan Ibrahimovic signed a 14 Million Euro contract per year with the French team Paris Saint-Germain, French citizens and politicians were appalled.
Professional athletes are paid millions of dollars every year, and they deserve every penny of it. In this essay I will demonstrate to you the reasons that professional athletes deserve the high salaries that they are currently taking in each year. To do this the main question needing to be answered is: Do professional athletes make too much money?
Are actors and professional athletes paid too much? 1. Introduction The American dream has given much to the world including the celebrity culture and lifestyle that is signature to Hollywood and major sports leagues around the United States.