The Top 10 Highest Paid Retired Athletes of 2015 (They're Totally Living the Life!)

Michael Strahan

Formerly a player for the NY Giants, Strahan has made a pretty successful crossover to the world of media. Co-hosting “Live with Kelly and Michael” with Kelly Ripa, he definitely has transformed into a media darling. He is also a sports analyst for Fox Sports. This highly famous pitchman has even garnered partnership deals with Dr. Pepper, Vaseline and Subway, among many others.

Arnold Palmer

Arnold Palmer hasn’t played a game in more than 4 decades. However, he continues to be a relevant name in golf. In Asia alone, he has 500 Arnold Palmer stores, with 200 more opening in the course of the next eighteen months. He also manages to make 25 percent of revenues from AriZona Beverage Co. with his self-named beverage line. How’s that for a lasting legacy?