Winning Super Bowl players make $165,000, losers make $117,000

Monday February 2nd, 2015

Winning the Super Bowl pays off -- literally. 

Playoff games aren't part of player salaries for the season. Instead, players on each team earn a bonus for each successive playoff game.

For the Super Bowl, players on the winning team receive $165,000, while players on the losing team receive $117,000, according to Darren Rovell

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