The Ligue 1 has been one of the top-paying leagues in the world for quite some time now. However, the pay gap between the teams is higher than in any other league. While Paris Saint-Germain receives the 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 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’s salaries in that specific team.
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