Do the second and third place teams on CBS's "Amazing Race"win any money?

As reported by, Aaron from “The Amazing Race 6” reported on Television Without Pity that teams receive the following payments, which of course they have to split with each other:

  • Winner, $1,000,000
  • Runner-up, $25,000
  • 3rd $10,000
  • 4th $7,000
  • 5th $6,000
  • 6th $5,000
  • 7th $4,000
  • 8th $3,500
  • 9th $3,000
  • 10th $2,500
  • 11th $1,500

Though it still manages to bring in big audience numbers, CBS' decision to move The Amazing Race to Friday nights so it is no longer plagued with sports-related delays has worried some fans, as the timeslot the show was given is considered the death spot. Read more at Enstarz.

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