Top 10 Highest Paid Football Players In The World After Tax
Which are the top 10 highest paid footballers after tax? We know football players have some of the highest salaries since we recently compiled some lists about Football Players With The Highest Salaries, Highest Paid Footballers In The English Premier League and Highest Paid Footballers In La Liga. However we know that all salaries pre tax. That made us think about the impact the tax effect have on our lists and the salaries. For that reason we wanted to know who is the world highest paid footballer after tax. Will our list with the Soccer Players With The Highest Salaries change after tax?
The 10 Highest Paid Footballers In The World After Tax
How much do the world’s best footballers get taxed on their salaries? As you can see from the table below the world’s best footballers get taxed on their salaries with a higher percentage in most of the top leagues.
|Country||Top league||Example salary||Top rate tax||Salary after tax|
|England||Premier League||£200k a week||45%||£106,206-a-week|
|Spain||Liga BBVA||£200k a week||52%||£96,000-a-week|
|Germany||Bundesliga||£200k a week||47.475%||£105,050-a-week|
|Italy||Serie A||£200k a week||46.29%||£107,420-a-week|
|France||Ligue 1||£200k a week||45%||£110,000-a-week|
|Monaco||Ligue 1||£200k a week||Zero + 13%*||£174,000-a-week|
|Russia||Premier League||£200k a week||13%||£174,000-a-week|
*Employee social security
So who is the highest paid footballer in the world after tax? If you want to know who the highest paid football player is after tax then you have go trough our list with highest paid footballer in the world after tax.
10. Didier Drogba – £6.4 Million Per Year
Current Team: Chelsea Football Club
The Chelsea veteran striker Didier Drogba is one the Highest Paid Footballers in The World After Tax, he currently sits 10th on the list, Didier Drogba earns £6.4 million annually making him part of the Highest earning footballers in the world after tax charges.