What is Wrestling?
Who are the highest-paid WWE wrestlers? How much do WWE superstars such as John Cena, Brock Lesnar, Roman Reigns, Randy Orton and AJ Styles earn per year? SportyTell takes a look — read on to find out how much your favourite WWE wrestler would earn in 2020.
The World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) formerly the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) which is viewed in 28 languages in over 150 countries has survived several legal tussles to emerge as one of the most viewed and celebrated TV entertainment events in the world. The WrestleMania event which debuted in March 1985 and featured several celebrities such as current US President, Donald J. Trump, in special editions, has been one of the focal points of the WWE’s groundbreaking success.
Some of the unique stars who captivated the minds of WWE fans such as Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has utilised the fame their exploits in the WWE afforded them to create a lucrative brand outside wrestling. Without these breakthroughs, WWE certainly would lose its public appeal.
In this article, we list the top-10 highest-paid WWE wrestlers (men) and their annual incomes/salaries as revealed by the entertainment company.