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10-26-2003, 02:53 PM
creative giant*
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Originally Posted by Hemsky4PM
I have a real problem with siting "average" salaries. Let's remember that the extremes on the high end: 7M-10M per season, skew the average more than the lower end salaries, 700K or so. So the "average salary" does not mean the "average player". In my opinion the average player is worth about 1.2M bucks, not 1.925M, which Izzy is getting.
The only problem with that kind of thinking is that there are so few players who make between 7-10 million per year in the grand scheme of things, and so many more who make the lower end salaries (less than a million), that you can generally assume the extremes cancel out.

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