A CLOSER LOOK AT MUCH THE WORLD’S TOP WWE WRESTLERS EARN PER YEAR

Many may argue that wrestling is fake. Make no mistake about it, earnings from the sport are very real! Mirror has just revealed its list of the top highest-earnings wrestlers. Leading the way is Brock Lesnar who rakes a base salary of $12 million followed by John Cena with $8.5 million.  In stark comparison, the highest earning female wrestlers are Ronda Rousey and Charlotte Flair who rake in $1.5 million and $550,000 respectively.

Here’s a closer look at the top 20 list.

1. Brock Lesnar $12 million
2. John Cena $8.5 million
3. Roman Reigns $5 million
4. Randy Orton $4.5 million
5. AJ Styles $3.5 million
6. Seth Rollins $3 million
7. The Miz $2.5 million
8. Triple H $2.5 million
9. Undertaker $2.5 million
10. Dean Ambrose $2 million
11. Kevin Owens $2 million
12. Dolph Ziggler $1.5 million
13. Sheamus $1 million
14. Jeff Hardy $1 million
15. Bray Wyatt $1 million
16. Finn Balor $1 million
17. Jinder Mahal $900,000
18. Kane $900,000
19. Big Show $850,000
20. Samoa Joe $800,000