WWE is one of the most watched sports in the world with over 80 million fans worldwide.
It is a money making machine and its best wrestlers are multi-millionaires as soon as they sign with the company.
With Wrestlemania 32 expect to be the biggest event yet, 2016 is going to be another huge year for the sport and the top wrestlers are set to benefit from it.
Here’s what WWE’s top athletes receive as their basic yearly salary.
What part-timer Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s contract is worth, will blow you away!
Seth Rollins – $245,000
In November 2015, Rollins tore the ACL, MCL, and medial meniscus in his knee while attempting to execute a sunset flip powerbomb.
He is expected to be out for most of 2016 but has vowed to return bigger and stronger.
Kofi Kingston – $354,200
Alongside, Big E and Xavier Woods, Kingston is part of the alliance ‘The New Day’.
After making his WWE debut in 2006, Kingston has been able to demand high wages.