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NASCAR star Denny Hamlin said he believes Monster Energy Cup Series drivers are “underpaid” and should receive salaries closer to NBA and NFL athletes.

On Wednesday, Bob Pockrass of noted NASCAR competitors receive “typically seven-figure” deals and Hamlin thinks that falls short based on several factors.

“We’re way underpaid as race car drivers,” he said. “There’s no doubt, doing what we do, the schedule that we have and the danger that we incur every single week, NASCAR drivers should be making NBA, NFL money.”

Kurt Badenhausen of Forbes reported in February that Hamlin ranked third among NASCAR drivers in overall earnings for 2016 at $15.2 million behind only Jimmie Johnson ($21.8 million) and Dale Earnhardt Jr. ($21.1). Those figures include bonuses and endorsements, though—not just base salaries.

Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry has the highest base salary in the NBA at $34.7 million, according to Spotrac. Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins leads the NFL at $23.9 million.

Hamlin, whom TheRichest projects has a net worth of $30 million, said he’s more worried about drivers lower on the earnings scale than himself, per Pockrass.

“I’m sure this will be in some headline somewhere where Denny says drivers aren’t paid enough, but I’m basing it off all other sports,” he said. “I’m not including myself. I’m including the back half of the field—those drivers are risking the same amount I am and they should be paid a hell of a lot more.”

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