The large numbers of the Social Security programs are sometimes incomprehensible. Most people simply do not have experience working with such large numbers. The average household in Ohio earns $48,071 per year, a number most people can understand. By contrast, Tiger Woods earned $59.4 million, a number difficult to grasp. You can make some sense of it, if your break it down by hour, or $6780. This means Tiger Woods earns as much as the average Ohio household earns in a year in seven hours.