Serie A Wage Bills 2022-22: Salaries of All Italian Clubs Revealed
Serie A 2022/21 wages is reduced by €72m compared to the last year due to Covid-19. Juventus has witnessed the highest drop in the salary which is €58m while Milan has cut down €25m but still Juventus is the highest spender and Cristiano Ronaldo is the highest-paid footballer in the league. The latest reports revealed the financial details about the Serie A wage bills for the 2022-22 season.
The league has seen rapid growth in the Italian Serie A wage bill in the last couple of years. In the year 2015/16, the total wage bill of the league was €882m while the last season the league has a wage bill of €1,36 million.
According to some reports, the 2022-22 season to have an almost similar bill due to the ongoing pandemic as it has affected the clubs’ earnings. There is no increment in the Italian Serie A wage bill for the upcoming season and it is to remain around €1,288.
Juventus made the most cuts, slicing €58m off their total wage bill, even though they remain comfortably the biggest overall spenders on salaries.
Italian Serie A 2022-22 Wage Bills
Despite the reduction in the Serie A wage bills, some clubs signed many new players which have affected the club’s budget.
|No.||CLUB||WAGE BILL||HIGHEST PAID PLAYER|
|1||Juventus||€236 million||C. Ronaldo (€31m)|
|2||Inter Milan||€149 million||Lukaku (€7.5m)|
|3||AS Roma||€112 million||Dzeko (€7.5m)|
|4||Napoli||€105 million||Koulibali (€6m)|
|5||AC Milan||€90 million||Ibrahimovic (€7m)|
|6||Lazio||€83 million||Immobile (€4m)|
|7||Fiorentina||€55 million||Ribery (€4m)|
|8||Torino||€51 million||Belloti (€2m)|
|9||Cagliari||€46 million||Godin (€3m)|
|10||Bologna||€43 million||Sansone (€1.6m)|
|11||Atalanta||€42.6 million||Iličić (€1.6m)|
|12||Genoa||€41 million||Badelj (€1.4m)|
|13||Sassuolo||€35 million||Berardi (€1.8m)|
|14||Parma||€34 million||Inglese (€1.4m)|
|15||Sampdoria||€34 million||Candreva (€1.3m)|
|16||Benvento||€32 million||Glik (€2.5m)|
|17||Udinese||€31 million||De Paul (€1m)|
|18||Verona||€24 million||Kalinic (€1.5m)|
|19||Crotone||€23 million||Magallan (€750,000)|
|20||Spezia||€22 million||Farias (€1m)|
Juventus has the highest wage bill in the league with Cristiano Ronaldo pockets €31m of the club’s total salary bill €236m followed Matthijs de Ligt is the second highest paid player of Juventus with €8 million salary.
The second biggest spenders in Serie A, Inter Milan also did the cost-cutting in the current season, the wage bill reduced to €149m while the club’s highest earner Zlatan Ibrahimovic gets a salary of €7m per year followed by Gianluigi Donnarumma who pockets €6 million.
AS Roma is the third-highest club on the list who also decrease their wage bills by €13m. While Lazio on the other hand increased their wage bill by €11m to €112 million. The other club of the Seria A such as Atalanta gradually increasing their bills every year.
Disclaimer: The above information about the Serie A wage bills is based on the analysis, research and reports released by the officials.