How much do Olympic Gold medal athletes earn? How much do Ti8 Dota 2 Player earn? After editor do several research on this topics, the answer surprises me. For information, Ti8 have surpassed $25 millions of prizes pool, it’s 103% increased as previous year, and the prize pool may boost again in the next Ti. Why Dota2 has eSports Biggest Prize Pool? Find out!
Anyway, Olympic athletes may not as lucky as Dota 2 Pro player as those athletes doesn’t give prize money. Instead of prize, those athletes only receive medal bonus. As of United Stateds Olympics Committee (USOC), a gold medal athletes will receive $25k , silver medal $15k, bronze medal $10k.
Which means Dota 2 player who ranked 7th or 8th can earn more than an Olympics Gold Medal athletes! With each player still get $60k after prize pool divided.