It is not uncommon to think that the pilots of the Formula 1 They charge millions of dollars of money. However, in the last hours the exact figure perceived by each of the team members was leaked. The numbers that are seen in the list surprise even the most expert of the category, since they are only comparable with other sports of a high economic level.
As expected, Lewis Hamilton He is the one who leads the salary table with 44 million euros, only as a team salary Mercedes. It should be noted that the seven-time world champion has infinities of advertisements. From the brand of fuel that accompanies it in the car, to the clothing line that he gave to his own signature.
Notably Leo Messi earns 35 million euros in salary, while Stephen Curry (the best payment of the NBA) reaches 19 million euros. Who ‘chases’ Hamilton at the top, is Sebastian Vettel. The German charges 35 million euros in Ferrari, although next year that salary will be reduced because it will go to the team Aston Martin.
Daniel Ricciardo reached the third place in salaries, since in the team Renault it touched 20 million euros. However, what is surprising is the difference between the first and the last place in the table. Antonio Giovinazzi It is the one that is at the bottom of the 20 pilots, since it does not reach to collect a million euros in salaries.
The list (Top 10)
1- Lewis Hamilton: 44 Million Euros
2- Sebastian Vettel: 35 Million Euros
3- Daniel Ricciardo: 20 Million Euros
4- Max Verstappen: 16 Million Euros
5- Valtteri Bottas: 9 Million Euros
6- Charles Leclerc: 9 Million Euros
7- Kimi Raikkonen: 6 Million Euros
8- Carlos Sainz: 4.5 Million Euros
9- Sergio Pérez: 4 Million Euros
10- Esteban Ocon: 4 Million Euros.