From a report in the Oct. 30th issue of TIME magazine, here is a list of people and how long it takes each of them to make $1,000:
Howard Stern, radio host: 24 sec.
Dr. Phil McGraw, television host: 2 min. 42 sec.
Brad Pitt, actor: 4 min. 48 sec.
Kobe Bryant, basketball player: 5 min. 30 sec.
Maria Sharapova, tennis player: 6 min.
Wolfang Puck, celebrity chef: 7 min. 30 sec.
Chief Executive, U.S. average: 2 hr. 55 min.
Doctor, GP, U.S. average: 13 hr. 5 min.
Police Officer, U.S. average: 43 hours.
High School Teacher, U.S. average: 43 hours.
Farmer, U.S. average: 57 hours
Janitor, U.S. average: 103 hours.
Source: TIME magazine, October 30, 2006
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