60 Free Essays on Are Actors And Professional Athletes Paid Too Much

  1. They Deserve to Make Money

    people think it is unfair that athletes and actors are paid the amount that they are. How much should someone get paid for doing something they love to do? How hard is it to play a game, or to talk into a camera? The truth is that we all love to watch actors and athletes perform; we pay millions of dollars...

  2. professionals paid to much

    Ever since contracts began in professional sports the price of athletes has continued to rise. So why are athletes worth so much? And where does all the money come from? It is all about the revenue, a team’srevenue determines how much they can pay their players.Athletes deserve their pay because they...

  3. Athletes Should Not Get Paid Alot

    Many athletes get paid millions of dollars just to run around the field or court while doctors get paid thousands of dollars. It’s the other way around. The doctors, lawyers and other job you need a good education in should get paid millions of dollars. It would be nice if athletes would get paid less...

  4. Love of the Game

    Becoming a professional athlete takes time, skill, perseverance, dedication to intense training, and some good luck. Sometimes, however, the small percentage of those who make it to the “big leagues” are often regarded as being overpaid for their talents and deemed unworthy. Tiger Woods, professional golfer...

  5. Are Athletes Overpaid?

    sports exploded in the 1900’s athletes were paid like regular working citizens. Most athletes had to work over the summer to keep their mortgages paid. In present day, professional athletes are dished out astronomical salaries in exchange for their play. Many of these athletes have the opportunity to be...

  6. Celebrities

    do u think that it’s fair that athletes and actors (celebs...) earn that much money when there are many other talents   or there is this much poverty in the society…. Athletes and actors are very well known for earning lots of money for what is usually regarded to be a very little effort. They can simply...

  7. Are Actors and Proffesional athletes overpaid

    ARE ACTORS AND PROFESSIONAL ATHLETES OVERPAID? I am a huge fan of the entertainment industry. I believe it takes a lot of skill and tact to do what they do and I also strongly know that professional actors and athletes are not overpaid. My reasons are: Firstly, there...

  8. Earning of actors and professional athletes

    Earning of actors and professional athletes With the development of economy, people are satisfied with the physical needs. Thus people began to chase the spiritual needs. Entertainment and sports became an important way to do so. So there are many actors and professional athletes appeared. And they...

  9. Are Pro Athletes Paid Too Much?

    Are professional athletes paid too much? Today’s sport’s world is the biggest revenue making industry in the world. Different sports bring in different amounts of revenue but they are all enormous amounts. I myself love sports so there are a few sports that I contribute to financially also. Is it fair...

  10. Pro Football Player

    Pro Football Player get Paid too much One: Personally, I think they're all overpaid, rookies and veterans. If you ask most football players if they would still play football for $80,000 per year instead of $800,000 or $8 million, they'd say yes. It's almost certainly a better proposition than whatever...

  11. The Human Mind

    second-rate contemporaries like Borgognone. You see the same gap between Raymond Chandler and the average writer of detective novels. A top-ranked professional chess player could play ten thousand games against an ordinary club player without losing once. Like chess or painting or writing novels, making...

  12. Stipends for College Athletes

    time: Stipends for College Athletes Imagine being a college football star and finding out that a jersey representing your school with your name and number on the back is not only selling for $110 in stores nationally, but it is profiting higher than some professional sports jerseys. Now, imagine...

  13. High Price of Athletes

    November 2008 The High Price of Athletes ` Ever since contracts began in professional sports the price of athletes has continued to rise. So why are athletes worth so much? And where does all the money come from? It is all about the revenue, a team’srevenue determines how much they can pay their players...

  14. Pay for Play?

    years, there has been controversy over compensation for college athletes. Many people will argue that these athletes put most of their time and energy into their sport; they cannot take on part-time jobs. Other people will argue that athletes have already received compensation through scholarships, allowing...

  15. Are Professional Athletes and Actors Overpaid

    English Composition 2 Argument Essay Are Professional Actors and Athletes Overpaid? In this essay I will explore a much debated topic in this country pertaining to the undeniable fact that professional actors and athletes overwhelmingly get paid much higher than the average American. As any highly...

  16. Should College Athletes Be Paid

    whether college athletes should be paid as if they were professional athletes. College athletes are guys trying to get to the professional level and therefore, are not paid until they get a professional contract. Because these players are in college, college athletes should never be paid to play their...

  17. Athletes deserve high compensation?

    along with many other professional athletes, think so. But do these athletes deserve all that money? In this century, sport has lost its main meaning and purpose and become a big business in the world. Every sport has professional athletes with millions of fans. Imagine how much money will make by selling...

  18. Is It Right for Celebrities to Make a Lot of Money?

    Over-Paid, Yet Under Rated Growing up in America, many people are unaware of what is really occurring around them. People are so into their televisions, and their jobs that they fail to recognize the amount of work that is put into making this country as wonderful as it is. However, many people complain...

  19. Basketball

    the United States. With the exception of European soccer, professional basketball generates more money per season than any other sport in the world. NBA superstars carry as much authority in the entertainment business as the most popular actors, comedians, and musicians. Even the guys who are last off...

  20. The Real Heroes of America

    seem to care about. People in the Marines or SEALS aren't paid very much considering what they do. They put their lives on the line whenever they are needed. Instead, it's the gangster rappers and "professional athletes." Just look at Alex Rodriquez, who signed a 10-year 52 million contract...

  21. how much is too much

    How much is too much? With gas prices soaring, the housing market crumbling, poverty rates rising, and the country sinking into more debt by the day, money is on a lot of people’s minds right now. Millions of people are struggling to put food on the table while celebrities are signing multi-million...

  22. Over Paid

    Now, the big weird question comes to our head "Are actors and athletes paid too much?" Well, if this question comes to your head then most likely your unconscious mind is thinking "Are we paid less than them despite working harder?". This might sound a little corny but this is a fact and indeed its...

  23. Should the Death Penalty Be Mandatory for People That Kill Other People?

    Is the death penalty effective? 3. Is our election process fair? 4. Do colleges put too much stock in standardized test scores? 5. Is torture ever acceptable? 6. Should men get paternity leave from work? 7. Is a lottery a good idea? 8. Do we have a fair taxation system? 9...

  24. Large Salaries of Professional Athletes

    November 5, 2010 The large salaries of professional athletes A lot of people are arguing if the drastically increased salaries of professional athletes had a negative or positive impact on the athletes and the sports. Some people say that they are overpaid, some say that they are not, but what we surely...

  25. yeayea

    n my mind, absolutely not. 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. Teaching is one of the...

  26. Overpaid??

    Are Athletes Overpaid?...Nope I hear it all the time. Athletes make way too much money for playing a game. Just a game is right, but people usually don’t realize that professional sports in America is a multi-billion dollar industry and that all starts with the players who make it go. My opinion...

  27. Are athletes and actors paid to much

    Yes, professional athletes and actors are paid to much. Professional athletes and actors get paid a substantial amount of money for one game, or movie. While our men and women in the United States Military are struggling to feed their families. It is a sad commentary on our societal values that...

  28. Piece of the Pie

    or how much they can earn. Most students have this freedom, but varsity athletes with scholarships attending Division I schools do not. The National Collegiate Athletic Association, the governing body of collegiate athletics, restricts these athletes from having jobs. Even though these athletes would...

  29. Financial Income of Actors

    Financial Income of Actors Avatar a multi-billion dollar movie with over two and a half billion U.S dollars of sales and each actor earning close to about eighty million dollars was a box office hit watched by the whole world. The movie had such a huge success because of its actor Sam Worthington and...

  30. infantrymans arrogance

    school grad can physically do what we do. It’s not THAT demanding and doesn’t take a physical anomaly. Nobody will ever be able to compare us to professional athletes or fitness models. And it doesn’t take a very high IQ to read off serial numbers, pack bags according to a packing list, or know that incoming...