The Ligue 1 have been one of the top paying leagues in the world for quite some time now. However, the pay gap between the teams are higher than any other league. While Paris Saint-Germain receives most attention, there are many other quality teams in the league that are a little bit overlooked.
Below is a breakdown of the average player salary for all the teams in the Ligue 1. As you can see, Paris Saint-Germain is currently the club that pays the best.
The average player salary in Ligue 1 is €1,176,910 and the average yearly wage bill for all the players combined is €25,755,500.
Below is a breakdown of the average player salary for each team in the Ligue 1
|Club||Average Annual Salary||Yearly Wage Bill|
|1. Paris Saint-Germain||€6,623,478||€152,340,000|
|2. AS Monaco||€2,565,789||€48,750,000|
|3. Olympique de Marseille||€2,149,067||€38,683,200|
|4. Olympique Lyon||€1,712,360||€39,384,300|
|5. AS Saint Etienne||€974,434||€22,412,000|
|6. FC Bordeaux||€846,400||€19,467,200|
|7. Stade Rennais FC||€840,615||€20,174,700|
|8. LOSC Lille||€826,420||€19,834,100|
|9. OGC Nice||€768,746||€19,218,660|
|10. Montpellier HSC||€630,120||€10,712,000|
|11. FC Nantes||€592,956||€14,823,900|
|12. Angers SCO||€509,275||€12,222,600|
|13. Stade De Reims||€504,895||€10,602,800|
|14. RC Strasbourg||€469,300||€9,386,000|
|15. Stade Brest||€312,709||€6,879,600|
|16. FC Metz||€306,750||€7,668,650|
|17. RC Lens||€296,391||€7,113,400|
|18. FC Lorient||€255,463||€7,408,440|
Click on a team name to see each player salaries in that specific team.
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