Major League Soccer - Highest Paid Footballer Players

The highest paid player in the Major League Soccer is Lorenzo Insigne whose salary is £234,000 per week and £12,168,000 per year. The top 100 football players in the MLS earn a combined £3,542,000 per week and £184,184,000 per year

Top earning footballers in Major League Soccer 2023:

NameSalary per WeekYearly WageTeamCountryAgePositions
Lorenzo Insigne£234,000£12,168,000Toronto FCItaly31AM L, ST
Xherdan Shaqiri£136,000£7,072,000ChicagoSwitzerland30AM RLC
Federico Bernardeschi£105,000£5,460,000Toronto FCItaly28WB/AM RL
Chicharito£100,000£5,200,000LA GalaxyMexico34ST
Facundo Torres£100,000£5,200,000Orlando CityUruguay22AM RLC
Gonzalo Higuaín£98,000£5,096,000Inter MiamiArgentina34ST
Alejandro Pozuelo£81,000£4,212,000Inter MiamiSpain30AM C
Christian Benteke£72,000£3,744,000D.C. UnitedBelgium31ST
Carlos Vela£70,000£3,640,000LAFCMexico33AM RLC, F C
Josef Martínez£69,000£3,588,000Atlanta UnitedVenezuela29AM L, ST
Luiz Araújo£66,000£3,432,000Atlanta UnitedBrazil26AM RL
Lucas Zelarayán£62,000£3,224,000ColumbusArmenia30AM C
Carles Gil£61,000£3,172,000New EnglandSpain29AM RLC, F C
Franco Jara£56,000£2,912,000FC DallasArgentina33AM RLC, F C
Nicolás Lodeiro£53,000£2,756,000SeattleUruguay33AM RLC
Raúl Ruidíaz£52,000£2,704,000SeattlePeru31AM R, ST
Douglas Costa£52,000£2,704,000LA GalaxyBrazil31AM RLC
Cucho Hernández£50,000£2,600,000ColumbusColombia23AM RLC, F C
Victor Wanyama£49,000£2,548,000CF MontréalKenya31DM
Gustavo Bou£46,000£2,392,000New EnglandArgentina32AM/F C
Alan Pulido£40,000£2,080,000Sporting KCMexico31AM/F C
Emiliano Rigoni£40,000£2,080,000Austin FCArgentina29AM RLC, F C
Brenner£40,000£2,080,000CincinnatiBrazil22ST
Karol Świderski£38,000£1,976,000Charlotte FCPoland25ST
Sebastián Driussi£37,000£1,924,000Austin FCArgentina26AM LC, F C
Denis Bouanga£37,000£1,924,000LAFCGabon27AM RL
Jefferson Savarino£37,000£1,924,000Real Salt LakeVenezuela25AM RC
Ryan Gauld£36,000£1,872,000VancouverScotland26AM LC
Thiago Almada£36,000£1,872,000Atlanta UnitedArgentina21AM RLC
Albert Rusnák£34,000£1,768,000SeattleSlovakia28AM LC
Johnny Russell£33,000£1,716,000Sporting KCScotland32AM RL
Ercan Kara£33,000£1,716,000Orlando CityAustria26ST
Sebastián Ferreira£31,000£1,612,000HoustonParaguay24ST
Darlington Nagbe£31,000£1,612,000ColumbusU.S.A.31DM
Alexander Ring£30,000£1,560,000Austin FCFinland31DM
Giacomo Vrioni£30,000£1,560,000New EnglandAlbania23ST
Cristian Tello£29,000£1,508,000LAFCSpain30AM RL
Aké Loba£28,000£1,456,000NashvilleIvory Coast24ST
Kévin Cabral£28,000£1,456,000LA GalaxyFrance23AM RL
Damir Kreilach£28,000£1,456,000Real Salt LakeCroatia33DM, AM/F C
Hany Mukhtar£28,000£1,456,000NashvilleGermany27AM LC, F C
Gareth Bale£28,000£1,456,000LAFCWales32AM RLC, F C
Gyasi Zardes£27,000£1,404,000ColoradoU.S.A.30AM RL, ST
Sebastián Blanco£27,000£1,404,000PortlandArgentina34AM RLC
Domenico Criscito£27,000£1,404,000Toronto FCItaly35D LC
Yimmi Chará£26,000£1,352,000PortlandColombia31AM RL, ST
Riqui Puig£26,000£1,352,000LA GalaxySpain22AM C
Mikael Uhre£25,000£1,300,000PhiladelphiaDenmark27ST
Taxi Fountas£25,000£1,300,000D.C. UnitedGreece26AM RC, F C
Jesus Ferreira£25,000£1,300,000FC DallasU.S.A.21AM RLC, F C

50-100 best paid football players in Major League Soccer:

NameSalary per WeekYearly WageTeamCountryAgePositions
Gastón Brugman£25,000£1,300,000LA GalaxyUruguay29DM
Alan Velasco£25,000£1,300,000FC DallasArgentina19AM RLC, F C
Erik Thommy£24,000£1,248,000Sporting KCGermany27AM RLC
Michael Bradley£24,000£1,248,000Toronto FCU.S.A.34DM
Bjørn Johnsen£24,000£1,248,000CF MontréalNorway30ST
Lucas Cavallini£24,000£1,248,000VancouverCanada29ST
Allan Cruz£24,000£1,248,000CincinnatiCosta Rica26DM, M RLC
Ola Kamara£24,000£1,248,000D.C. UnitedNorway32AM RLC, F C
Cristian Espinoza£23,000£1,196,000San JoseArgentina27AM RL
Jordan Morris£23,000£1,196,000SeattleU.S.A.27AM RL, ST
Matt Miazga£23,000£1,196,000CincinnatiU.S.A.26D C
Gastón Giménez£23,000£1,196,000ChicagoParaguay30DM
Alejandro Bedoya£22,000£1,144,000PhiladelphiaU.S.A.35M RC
Jamiro Monteiro£22,000£1,144,000San JoseCape Verde28AM C
Mauricio Pereyra£22,000£1,144,000Orlando CityUruguay32AM RC
Andreu Fontàs£22,000£1,144,000Sporting KCSpain32D C, DM
João Paulo£21,000£1,092,000SeattleBrazil31AM C
Aaron Long£21,000£1,092,000NY Red BullsU.S.A.29D C
Gabriel Słonina£21,000£1,092,000ChicagoU.S.A.18GK
Ilie Sánchez£20,000£1,040,000LAFCSpain31DM
Rafael Czichos£20,000£1,040,000ChicagoGermany32D LC
Emanuel Reynoso£20,000£1,040,000Minnesota UnitedArgentina26AM LC
Kacper Przybyłko£20,000£1,040,000ChicagoPoland29ST
Kellyn Acosta£20,000£1,040,000LAFCU.S.A.26DM
Bobby Wood£20,000£1,040,000Real Salt LakeU.S.A.29ST
Luquinhas£20,000£1,040,000NY Red BullsBrazil25AM LC
Jonathan Mensah£19,000£988,000ColumbusGhana31D C
Giorgio Chiellini£19,000£988,000LAFCItaly37D C
Paul Arriola£18,000£936,000FC DallasU.S.A.27AM RL
Patryk Klimala£18,000£936,000NY Red BullsPoland23ST
Cristian Roldan£18,000£936,000SeattleU.S.A.27AM RC
Aníbal Godoy£18,000£936,000NashvillePanama32DM
Andrés Cubas£18,000£936,000VancouverParaguay26DM
Felipe Mora£18,000£936,000PortlandChile28ST
Antônio Carlos£18,000£936,000Orlando CityBrazil29D C
Alessandro Schöpf£18,000£936,000VancouverAustria28WB R, AM RC
Andre Blake£18,000£936,000PhiladelphiaJamaica31GK
Kamil Jóźwiak£17,000£884,000Charlotte FCPoland24WB R, AM RL
Teenage Hadebe£17,000£884,000HoustonZimbabwe26D C
Jonathan Osorio£17,000£884,000Toronto FCCanada30AM RLC
Eloy Room£17,000£884,000ColumbusCuraçao33GK
Talles Magno£17,000£884,000NYCFCBrazil20AM RLC, F C
Obinna Nwobodo£16,000£832,000CincinnatiNigeria25DM
Derrick Williams£16,000£832,000LA GalaxyIreland29D LC
Yûya Kubo£16,000£832,000CincinnatiJapan28DM, AM C
Julian Gressel£16,000£832,000VancouverGermany28D/WB R, AM RC
Jarosław Niezgoda£16,000£832,000PortlandPoland27ST
Cristian Dájome£16,000£832,000VancouverColombia28AM RLC, F C
Facundo Quignón£16,000£832,000FC DallasArgentina29DM
Gadi Kinda£16,000£832,000Sporting KCIsrael28AM RLC

Major League Soccer Teams

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