Football

Top 11: Biggest average salaries in world sport

The United team breached the top 10 last season.
The United team breached the top 10 last season..

The average wages of the biggest stars in sports will never cease to amaze the fans that admire them.

Your idol is probably earning more money in a week than you will earn in five, six or seven years.

It seems unfair and unjust at times, especially when they're not performing at their best, but their wages are only rising because the revenue within their respective sports is increasing just as quickly.

Thanks to Sporting Intelligence, we can now reveal the sports teams in the world that pay the biggest wages.

Four Premier League clubs have made the top 11 while MLB and the NBA also feature prominently.

Click through to see the biggest average weekly wages in the world of sport.

Topics:
Arsenal
Football
Manchester United
Premier League

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