How much do the players in the Super Bowl get paid?
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How much do the players in the Super Bowl get paid?

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Players on the winning team of Super Bowl XLIX each took home $97,000, while players on the losing team each received $49,000. This is in addition to their annual salaries and other bonuses earned for the 2014 season.

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Players receive individual bonuses for each round of the NFL Playoffs their respective team reaches. Individuals on the Super Bowl's winning team each made a total of $165,000 during their postseason run following the 2014 season. Coaches of each NFL team also have a stipulation in their contracts that pays them significantly more - some up to $1 million - should their team advance far or win the big game.

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