How much does a harlem globetrotter get paid?

According to, the average annual salary of a Harlem Globetrotter is $145,000.

Yahoo Sports noted that Nathaniel Sweetwater Clifton became the highest paid black professional basketball player back in 1948, with an annual salary of $10,000, as a member of the Harlem Globetrotters!

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Updated on Tuesday, January 07 2014 at 12:45PM EST