Any sports fan will tell you that those reporters and analysts on the sidelines contribute significantly to their enjoyment of the game. Personalities like Erin Andrews and Mike Golic breathe life into these competitive matches as few others can. They make millions covering events like the Super Bowl or the NBA Finals, but it doesn’t come easy. How much do sports analysts earn in salary, and who gets paid the most?
$5 Million – Mike Golic
Any avid sports fan will tell you how much he or she enjoys the Mike & Mike radio show. The show is a staple over at ESPN and has been for over 15 years. Golic, along with Mike Greenburg, brings much-needed energy to everyone’s mornings with their show.
The former NFL player also works as an analyst for ESPN and ESPN2‘s coverage of college and NFL football. Whenever you hear or see Golic talking sports, you can bet it’s going to be good.