You can make a handsome living by being a professional pickleball player. Sponsoring brands would provide the most income, but other sources of sponsorship are still worth getting into!
A professional pickleball player is expected to earn in the range of $50k - $200k per year.
When we talk about the tournament prizes, the total prize pool for USA Pickleball National Championship 2019 was $80K
Selkirk Sport, has increased their incentive pool for pickleball players to more than 50%. They are now investing $300K into this sport.
The tournaments are - 1.Tournament of Champions 2. Margaritaville USA Pickleball National Championship 3. Minto US Open Pickleball Championship.