Who is the highest paid coach in the world 2022?. This is a very popular question and a brief answer was given on Quora but in this article we would be breaking down the characteristics and skills that has enabled these coaches earn their respective salaries.
2022 list of the highest paid coach in the world
This list would reveal the highest paid coaches in 2022. The Coaching Profession is one of the most lucrative in the world and most of the time we ignore their salaries, while some are underpaid or overpaid regardless, starting from the top to the bottom, here are the 10 Highest Coaches In The World 2022.
1. Diego Simeone: 50 million euros gross per year
The highest paid coach in the world is Diego Simeone with a whooping salary of 50 Million Euros Gross Per year. This Atletico Madrid coach proved his super power after the elimination of Liverpool from the Champion League.
This proved the importance of having one of the best coaches in the world and to this effect he is the highest paid.
2. Pep Guardiola: 25 Million Euros Gross Per Year
The second on the list Pep Guardiola is most football fans favorite, inventing the ‘Sextet” formula at FC Barcelona.
At Manchester United he won two titles and all these have earned him second position on the highest paid coach.
3. Jurgen Klopp Salary: 18.5 Million Euros Gross Per Year
Jurgen the german coach is possibly the most fashionable, after winning the Champions league 2018/19 he became one of the highest paid coaches, and has also become a die competitor with Pep Guardiola.
4. Jose Mourinho: 17.9 Million Euros Gross Per Year
Coach Jose Mourinho, one of the best trainers in the world, and personally i wish he was second position on the list. After coaching one of the greatest teams in history 2009/10. He has gone through several big clubs such as Chelsea FC, Manchester United and Tottenham.
5. Zinedine Zidane: 17 Million Euros Per Year
The man who turns whatever gets into his hands to gold, has become one of the highest paid coaches in the world after his return to the white team.
His return to Real Madrid has enabled them to walk back to their path of success and they have worn the LaLiga after several years.
6. Antonio Conte: 16.7 Million Euros Per Year
After signing the contract with Inter Milin, Antonio Conte became one of the highest paid coaches in the world.
The owners of Inter Milian knew that if they wanted to make an impact in Italy and Europe they had to hire one of the best coaches in the world to take them that part.
7. Fabio Cannavaro: 15 Million Euros Gross Per Year
Fabio the ex football player and a former Ballon d’Or and world champion with the Italian National Team, most of his career was spent in Italy which started with Napoli before moving to Parma where he won two Coppa Italia titles.
He has gone further to now coach the Guangzhou Evergreen in the chinese super league and this have made him to be the seventh in the list.
8. Massimiliano Allegri: 14.6 Million Euros Gross Per Year
The coach of Juventus is on the eight position on our list of highest paid coaches in the world earning a whopping sum of 14.6 Million Euro gross per year.
He was also a former player for the Serie A as a midfielder for Pisa and won the Serie D title with Alginase before he retired.
9. Rafa Benitez: 13 Million Euros Gross Per Year
It’s safe to say that Madrid has their own fair share of amazing coaches, as Rafa Benitez is an ex coach of madrid. After resigning after the Premier League where he was coaching Newcastle he now went on to become a coach for the Dalian Aerbin of the Chinese Super League.
10. Carlo Ancelotti: 12.8 Million Euros Gross Per Year
Carlo Ancelotti is one coach that has a lot of technical skills and this has been his super power back at EVERTON before he left. And after that he has coached great teams like, AC Milan, PSG and Real Madrid.