• Ed Gaines

Osaka, Serena Top Money List

Naomi Osaka and Serena Williams top the list of highest-paid female athletes.


Osaka, who's No. 1, collected just over $5 million from tournaments in the year that ended in May and $50 million in endorsements. Williams made $1.5 million from tennis and $34 million from sponsorship deals.



The third spot is held by gymnast Simone Biles, who collected no pay and $6 million in endorsements.


The Top 10 also includes golfers, soccer stars, and a skier. Their salaries or winnings and endorsement paydays are:



Naomi Osaka, tennis. $5.2 million, $50 million

Serena Williams, tennis. $1.5 million, $34 million

Simone Biles, gymnastics. $0, $6 million

Jin Young Ko, golf. $2.1 million, $3.5 million

Sei Young Kim, golf. $1.7 million, $3 million

Garbine Muguruza, tennis. $1 million, $3.5 million

Alex Morgan, soccer. $250,000, $4 million

Megan Rapinoe, soccer. $250,000, $3.8 million

Mikaela Shiffrin, skiing. $411,000, $3.5 million

Inbee Park, golf. $1.7 million, $2 million







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