Every wrestling fan wants to know everything about their favorite wrestlers, which includes their annual salary, lifestyle and their likes and dislikes. Entertaining you is the most important task for them that is why the World Wrestling Entertainment pays them very well in order to maintain their entertainment standards.
So, in this article we are discussing WWE wrestlers salaries and compiled the list of top 10 highest paid WWE wrestlers 2017. Just have a glance at this article and we’re sure that you will enjoy this post.
10. Big Show – Annual Salary: $1.2 million
The tenth position in our list is acquired by the Giant Big Show, he is a professional wrestler and an actor. He is also a seven time World Champion. WWE provided him Personal tour bus and accommodation and first class travel for free. He also made a handsome amount of money from TV Shows as well as movie appearance.
9. Sheamus – Annual Salary: $1.3 million
The next position in our list of top 10 highest paid wwe wrestlers 2017 is acquired by an Irish professional wrestler Sheamus. He is three times world champion, which includes two times WWE Championship and one time World Heavy Weight Championship. He is also United States Champion for two times other than this championship title, he is also a winner of 2010 King of the Ring, 2012 Royal Rumble and 2015 Money in the bank ladder match.
8. Seth Rollins – Annual Salary: $ 2 Million
Colby Daniel Lopez Aka Seth Rollins is a professional wrestler and actor who was born on May 28, 1986 in Buffalo, United States. He first appeared as a Shield Team member teaming with Roman Reigns and Dean Ambrose. He is two times WWE World Heavyweight Champion whose annual salary is $2 million.
7. Roman Reigns – Annual Salary: $2.1 Million
Next on our list is Roman Reigns, who is a Samoan-American professional wrestler and belongs to Anoai wrestling family. His annual salary is $1.35 million with free airfare and accommodation.
6. The Undertaker – Annual Salary: $2.25 Million
Next on our list is the greatest WWE wrestler of all time, the Phenom Undertaker. His annual salary is about $2.25 million with 7% bonus on merchandise sale and some stake of PPV share (if he is going to be performed in the main event) plus free travel and accommodation by the company.
5. Randy Orton – Annual Salary: $2.5 Million
Sixth position in our list is acquired by the Viper Randy Orton. His annual salary is around $1.6 million with some percent of PPV and merchandise revenue share. He is also provided by Free travel and accommodation facility by this company.
4. Triple H – Annual Salary: $2.75 Million
Next on our list is The Game Triple H. He is a WWE professional wrestler and now he is performing his duty as Executive Vice President of Talent, Live Events & Creative for WWE.
3. The Rock – Annual Salary: $3.5 Million
The Next position in our list is acquired by the people’s champ “The Rock”. His annual salary is $3.5 million with a 7% bonus on merchandise sales. Nowadays he only appears in selected WWE dates and PPV after becoming a full-fledged Hollywood actor.
2. John Cena – Annual Salary: $ 9 Million
Next on our list is none other than John Cena, his annual salary is $9 million with a 7% bonus on merchandise sales. He also shares some PPV revenue, which is hell lot than his actual salary.
1. Brock Lesnar – Annual Salary: $12 Million
First spot in our list of highest paid wwe wrestlers is the Beast Brock Lesnar. His annual salary is around $12 million which includes 3.25% share on high merchandise sales, PPV revenue share and he also get a free travel facility by WWE.