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  • Writer's pictureSebastian Friedrich

Player salaries in italian serie a season 2022/23 (top 30)

Serie A is one of the most famous football leagues in Europe and attracts millions of viewers every year. The 2021/22 season saw plenty of exciting games and spectacular goals, but also plenty of expensive players topping the payroll. The list of the top 30 salaries in Serie A provides a glimpse into the salaries of the league's highest-paid players and shows how much money teams are willing to spend to sign the best players. Here are the top 30 salaries in Serie A for the 2021/22 season:

  1. Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus) - 31 million euros/year

  2. Romelu Lukaku (Inter Milan) - 12.7 million euros/year

  3. Paulo Dybala (Juventus) - €10.5m/year

  4. Matthijs de Ligt (Juventus) - €10m/year

  5. Gianluigi Donnarumma (AC Milan) - €10m/year

  6. Zlatan Ibrahimovic (AC Milan) - 7 million euros/year

  7. Achraf Hakimi (Paris Saint-Germain, at the time at Inter Milan) - €6.8m/year

  8. Adrien Rabiot (Juventus) - €6.5m/year

  9. Aaron Ramsey (Juventus) - €6.5m/year

  10. Alexis Sanchez (Inter Milan) - 6.5 million euros/year

  11. Henrikh Mkhitaryan (AS Roma) - €6 million/year

  12. Edin Dzeko (AS Roma) - €6m/year

  13. Miralem Pjanic (FC Barcelona, ​​at that time with Juventus) - 6 million euros/year

  14. Hirving Lozano (SSC Napoli) - 5.9 million euros/year

  15. Federico Chiesa (Juventus) - 5.5 million euros/year

  16. Dries Mertens (SSC Napoli) - 5.5 million euros/year

  17. Ciro Immobile (Lazio Rome) - 5.4 million euros/year

  18. Lorenzo Insigne (SSC Napoli) - 5.4 million euros/year

  19. Kalidou Koulibaly (SSC Napoli) - 5.4 million euros/year

  20. Wojciech Szczesny (Juventus) - 4.5 million euros/year

  21. Alex Sandro (Juventus) - 4.5 million euros/year

  22. Juan Cuadrado (Juventus) - €4.5m/year

  23. Franck Kessie (AC Milan) - 4.5 million euros/year

  24. Radja Nainggolan (Inter Milan) - 4.5 million euros/year

  25. Ivan Perisic (Inter Milan) - 4.5 million euros/year

  26. Achraf Hakimi (Inter Milan) - 4.5 million euros/year

  27. Stefan de Vrij (Inter Milan) - 4.2 million euros/year

  28. Nicolo Barella (Inter Milan) - 4 million euros/year

  29. Marcelo Brozovic (Inter Milan) - 4 million euros/year

  30. Arturo Vidal (Inter Milan) - €4m/year

The summary of the list of the top 30 salaries in Serie A for the 2021/22 season shows that the club Juventus Turin dominates the list with eight players. Even if Juventus haven't won the league title this season, the list shows that they are willing to pay high salaries to sign the best players. This also highlights the fact that most of the highest paid players in Serie A play in the top teams like Juventus, Inter Milan, AC Milan and AS Roma. Overall, the list shows that Serie A continues to be one of the most lucrative leagues for professional football players.


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