Spotrac, the renowned online resource for club and player contracts, has unveiled the list of the ten highest earners in the Premier League for the current campaign. Notably, Manchester City and Manchester United players dominate the rankings.
1. Kevin De Bruyne – £400,000-a-week
The top spot goes to City’s playmaker, Kevin De Bruyne, whose weekly salary is an astonishing £400,000. Despite facing an extended absence due to a recurring calf injury, De Bruyne remains a standout figure in the league.
2. Erling Haaland – £375,000-a-week
Erling Haaland, a treble winner with City, claims the second spot with a reported weekly salary of £375,000. The Norwegian striker made a significant impact in his debut season, netting 52 goals in all competitions.
3. Mohamed Salah & Casemiro – £350,000-a-week (Joint)
Liverpool’s star Mohamed Salah and Manchester United’s midfielder Casemiro share the third position, each earning an impressive £350,000 per week. Salah, who attracted interest from the Saudi Pro League, continues to be a key figure for Liverpool.
4. Raphael Varane – £340,000-a-week
Rounding off the top five is Manchester United’s Raphael Varane, the only defender in the top ten. The France World Cup winner, signed from Real Madrid, commands a weekly salary of £340,000.
5. Raheem Sterling – £325,000-a-week
In the sixth position is Raheem Sterling, navigating a challenging period since joining Chelsea. Sterling reportedly earns £325,000 per week.
6. Marcus Rashford – £300,000-a-week
United’s Marcus Rashford secures the seventh spot, having signed a new five-year contract in July. His weekly earnings are estimated at £300,000.
7. Jack Grealish & Bernardo Silva – £300,000-a-week (Joint)
City duo Jack Grealish and Bernardo Silva share the seventh position with Marcus Rashford, each boasting a weekly salary of £300,000.
8. Kai Havertz – £280,000-a-week
Completing the top ten is Arsenal’s Kai Havertz, who joined from Chelsea . Kai Havertz completed a move across London on Wednesday by joining Arsenal from Chelsea in a deal reportedly worth 65 million pounds.