Ligue 1: Player Salaries

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

ClubAverage Annual SalaryYearly 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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