Shiffrin's record-setting ski season includes nearly $1M US in prize money
3-time reigning overall women's champion won 17 World Cup events
Shiffrin's 17 victories, the most ever in a season, gave her at least double the amount of the next highest earner on the women's circuit. Petra Vlhova was second with 428,000 Swiss francs ($427,000).
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Marcel Hirscher, who won a record-extending eighth straight overall World Cup title, topped the men's list with 565,000 Swiss francs ($564,000).
World Cup organizers typically pay 45,000 Swiss francs ($44,950) for a win. Prize money is paid down to 30th place, which usually earns $500 ($499).
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