Patrick Fourth Highest Paid Female Athlete

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LONG POND, PA – JUNE 03: Danica Patrick, driver of the #10 Nature?s Bakery Chevrolet, looks on during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Axalta “We Paint Winners” 400 at Pocono Raceway on June 3, 2016 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

Danica Patrick remains one of the highest paid female athletes in the world. According to Forbes Patrick made $13.9 million over the last 12 months.

That puts her fourth on the list. Most of her income came from companies she endorses rather than from her NASCAR earnings.

Forbes List of Highest Paid Female Athletes:
1. Serena Williams (Tennis) $28.9M
2. Maria Sharapova (Tennis) $21.9M
3. Rhonda Rousey (UFC fighter) $14M
4. DANICA PATRICK (Racer) $13.9M
5. Agnieszka Radwanska (Tennis) $10.2M

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