You Won't Believe What Athletes Earn For Gold Medals At The Olympics

You Won't Believe What Athletes Earn For Gold Medals At The Olympics

As the 2020 Olympics start to wind down, more athletes are awarded with shiny gold, silver and bronze medals and fans might be wondering just how much they make from their wins.

Top contenders like United States, Great Britain, Australia, China and Russia, have always gifted the top athletes with a nice amount of money.

This year as a bonus, Team USA gold medalists earn $37,000 for the achievements, while silver medalists bring home around $22,000 and bronze medalists earn $15,000.

However, Team USA isn’t the country to give out the biggest prize.

Click inside to see which country does give the most money for Olympic medals…

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