12 day jobs of the Winter Olympics athletes

9 to 5 With the U.S. Olympic Athletes

For their years of training and athletic prowess, U.S. Olympians get glory, honor … and no salary.

True, some high-profile competitors are sponsored by companies or get paid for product endorsements. But many others only reap financial rewards if they win medals, since just gold, silver and bronze earners receive cash awards from the United States Olympic Committee.

That means many Olympic athletes need day jobs. Read on to see how some of the U.S. athletes competing in the 2018 Olympic Winter Games earn a living.

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