Top 10 Highest Paid Players at Barcelona in 2022 Revealed

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Barcelona have been one of the standout European clubs for the last two decades. The Catalans won 3 Champions League trophies between 2009 and 2015. However they are going through a tough period presently having just dropped into the Europa League after that defeat in Munich. Some financial crises led to the departure of club legend Lionel Messi and players had to take significant wage cuts. 

Despite their recent struggles, Barcelona are still one of the highest paying clubs in Europe and only a handful of clubs can match their wage bill. Frenkie de Jong

Who is the highest paid player at FC Barcelona? 

Frenkie De Jong is Barcelona’s highest paid player. Frenkie De Jong earns £354,000 as salary per week amounting to £354,000 per year. His current contract runs till July 2026. Although Frenkie De Jong earns quite a large sum of money as a weekly salary, his wages are just about half of what Lionel Messi earned while he was still at Barcelona. 

How much did Messi earn at Barcelona?

Although Lionel Messi left Barcelona last summer, his salary whilst at the club is still very much talked about. The Argentine superstar was earning £1,168,423 per week which amounted to £60,758,000 ($82.8m) per year! 

The top 10 highest paid Barcelona players in 2022 revealed!

While Frenkie De Jong currently tops the list of highest paid players in Barcelona, there are quite a handful of other Barca players that earn huge wages. Here’s the top ten:

Top 10 Highest Paid Players In Barcelona 2022/2023

PlayerAgePosWeekly WageAnnual Salary
Frenkie de Jong24MF£354,000£18,434,000
Sergio Busquets33MF£258,000£13,449,000
Sergio Aguero33FW£230,000£12,700,000
Memphis Depay27FW£230,000£12,700,000
Gerard Piqué34DF£210,000£10,900,000
Ousmane Dembélé22FW£210,000£10,900,000
Samuel Umtiti27DF£208,000£10,800,000
Sergi Roberto29MF£170,000£8,866,000
Jordi Alba32DF£150,000£7,800,000
Philippe Coutinho29MF£146,000£7,600,000

10. Philippe Coutinho (£146,000)

Brazilian international Philippe Coutinho has not had the best of times in Barcelona since joining from Liverpool. However he is still one of the top earners at the club. The midfielder currently earns £146,000 per week, making him the 10th highest paid Barcelona player. 

9. Jordi Alba (£150,000)

Veteran Spain left-back Jordi Alba is currently the 10th highest paid player at Barcelona. The 32 years old defender has joined the club back in 2012 and has had a stellar career in Catalonia. His weekly wage of £150,000 puts him 9th on the list of highest paid player in Barcelona

8. Sergi Roberto (£170,000)

 With a salary of £170,000 per week, Sergi Roberto is 8th on the list of top earners at Barcelona. He earns around £8,866,000 annually as salary. Roberto is a versatile midfielder who can also play at the back. 

7. Samuel Umtiti (£208,000)

France international Umtiti is another player who earns high wages at Barca. The defender earns nothing less than  £208,000 weekly. That is £10,800,000 yearly when summed up.   

6. Ousmane Dembélé (£210,000)

Dembélé’s time at Barcelona has been punctuated by injuries. The Frenchman hasn’t lived up to expectations yet but he certainly earns more than you’d expect. Ousmane Dembélé’s salary at Barcelona is currently £210,000 per week. 

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5. Gerard Piqué (£210,000)

Gerard Piqué has been at the heart of Barcelona’s defense for long now. The Spaniard is the fifth highest paid player at the club. As a player, Pique has won it all with Barcelona. His current weekly salary is £210,000

4. Memphis Depay (£230,000)

Summer signing Memphis Depay is among the top earners at the Catalan club. With  a weekly salary of £230,000, Memphis Depay is 4th on the list of highest paid Barcelona players.  Memphis Depay

3. Sergio Aguero (£230,000)

In 3rd is former Manchester City striker, Sergio Aguero. His salary is £230,000 per week. The Argentine superstar only joined Barcelona in the summer of 2021, but with recent heart complications, Sergio Aguero is set to retire from football. 

2. Sergio Busquets (£258,000)

The second highest paid player at Barcelona is none other than club captain and long-serving midfielder, Sergio Busquets. Name a trophy that Busquets hasn’t won at Barca, we’ll wait. The Spain international earns £272,000 per week as salary for his efforts. 

1. Frenkie de Jong (£354,000)

Dutch midfielder Frenkie de Jong is currently top of the pile having taken over from Messi as the top earner at Barcelona. With a weekly wage of £354,000, he is easily the highest paid Barcelona player. That is a staggering £18,434,000 per year.

Full list of FC Barcelona players salaries & weekly wages in 2022

Top 10 Highest Paid Players In Barcelona 2022

Just how much money does each Barcelona player earn on a weekly and annual basis? Here you can find out how much every Barcelona player earns. Take a look.

Barcelona Players Salaries/Wages 2022/2023

PlayerAgePosWeekly WageAnnual Salary
Frenkie de Jong24MF£354,000£18,434,000
Sergio Busquets33MF£258,000£13,449,000
Sergio Aguero33FW£230,000£12,700,000
Memphis Depay27FW£230,000£12,700,000
Gerard Piqué34DF£210,000£10,900,000
Ousmane Dembélé22FW£210,000£10,900,000
Samuel Umtiti27DF£208,000£10,800,000
Sergi Roberto29DF£170,000£8,866,000
Jordi Alba32DF£150,000£7,800,000
Philippe Coutinho29MF£146,000£7,600,000
Marc-André ter Stegen29GK£100,000£5,200,000
Martin Braithwaite28FW£85,000£4,300,000
Clément Lenglet26DF£70,000£3,699,000
Neto32GK£65,000£3,404,000
Ronald Araujo24DF£50,000£2,729,000
Ansu Fati18FW£45,000£2,300,000
Sergino Dest20DF£41,000£2,100,000
Riqui Puig22MF£25,000£1,300,000
Pedri18MF£15,000£2,912,000
Barca's wage bill has reduced significantly since Lionel Messi left the club

*Some of the young players’ weekly salaries are unknown so no information is available on them. Salaries of Barca players on loan at other clubs are excluded.