As there is always very less to know in common about WWE Superstars in public. They are property of WWE and hardly lets them speak about their personal lives.
Few of such questions are, how much they earn, is the pain & beating they take real, why do they bear such pain and many other questions. Over the period, I have learned a lot of inside things by podcasts of veterans and other sports channels.
WWE Superstar Salary 2020
In continuation of our last year’s top earners list, we are sharing official earnings of top 10 superstars for year 2020. This list has been taken from Forbes. Let’s find out WWE Superstar Salary in 2020 from verified sources.
The INR conversion is done at the time of writing this article, i.e. second week of April 2020 and due to ongoing situation, $1 ~ 76 INR. Complete List of Top 10 WWE Superstar Salary 2020.
1. Brock Lesnar – $10 Million or INR 76 Crore
The Beast, Brock Lesnar has been available for WWE this entire year and wrestled in many matches as compared to previous years. These commitments from former UFC champion makes him the most earner of this year.
This amount is combined from flat per match fees, basic contract amount, merchandise sales & other social promotions for company. Brock Lesnar has been the highest earner among WWE Superstars in year 2019.
Brock Lesnar monthly WWE salary 2020
Going by average, Brock Lesnar earns more than $800,000 per month or more than 6 Crore INR per month from WWE.
2. Roman Reigns – $5 Million or INR 38 Crore
The company’s poster boy and fan favorite Roman Reigns who also goes by the nickname The Big Dog in WWE is now the second most paid WWE Superstar of 2020. Salary of WWE Superstar Roman Reigns in 2020 is around $5 Million.
In late 2018’s he has been diagnosed with Leukemia and returned after first quarter of last year. However, his fan favorite personality and character boosted his merchandise sale and other social events when he is not in the ring. He has renewed his contract in August 2019 and when it renews again, it is certainly to go higher than the current one.
Apart from this, Roman Reigns (Leati Joseph Anoa’i) also starred in Fast & Furious franchise film Hobbs & Show alongside with his cousin Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson. The amount earned from movie work is not mentioned here. Roman Reigns has been the second highest earner among WWE Superstars in year 2019.
Roman Reigns monthly WWE salary 2020
WWE Superstar Roman Reigns aka the Big Dog has earned more than $ 400,000 per month from Royalties, WWE Salary (Base Contract Amount), Merchandise and other events. Translating this to Indian currency, it comes around INR 3 crore (INR 3,00,00,000) per month.
3. Randy Orton – $4.1 Million or INR 31 Crore
Randy Orton, also known as the Viper or the Legend Killer is veteran himself for WWE. He has renewed his contract and got leverage of bargaining using AEW. As most of the wrestlers even asking for release to join AEW, Randy Orton has must have renewed his contract for more than $5 Million. Randy Orton has been the third highest earner among WWE Superstars in year 2019.
Randy Orton monthly WWE salary 2020
Randy Orton earned $4.1 million last year from WWE Salary, merchandise & royalties. Which translates to about INR 31 Crore annually. From above figures Randy Orton’s Monthly Salary from WWE was about $340,000 or INR 2,60,00,000 per month.
4. Seth Rollins – $4 Million or INR 30 Crore
Seth Rollins, nickname Seth Freakin’ Rollins has been in the top Superstar of RAW brand. He has been WWE RAW’s Champion (Universal Champion) for most of year 2019. He has been constantly present and actively wrestling. Seth Rollins has been the fourth highest earner among WWE Superstars in year 2019.
Seth Rollins has earned $4 Million from WWE including all types of revenue in year 2019. This translates to more than INR 30 Crore.
Monthly Salary of Seth Rollins
Seth Rollins’ monthly salary from WWE was around $330,000 this year. This translates to more than INR 2,50,00,000 per month.
5. Triple H – $3.3 Million or INR 25 Crore
Triple H, Executive name Paul Levesque earned $3.3 million from WWE basic contract and other sources including Executive Salary. This amount translates to more than INR 25,00,00,000 (INR 25 Crore). He is current head of the Talents division and heads NXT brand. Triple H is the fifth highest earner of 2020 among WWE Superstars.
Monthly Salary of Triple H in 2020
From above figures, Triple H earned $275,000 per month from WWE this year. This translates to around INR 2,10,00,000 per month.
6. Becky Lynch – $ 3.1 Million or INR 23.6 Crore
Becky Lynch known in WWE as The Man since last year. She has been in the news as Seth Rollins & Becky Lynch has been engaged. Becky Lynch has earned $3.1 Million from WWE sources including Contract, Merchandise, Match Fees, PPV and other promotional events. This makes Becky Lynch’s annual salary from WWE in year 2020 is around INR 23,60,00,000.
Monthly Salary of Becky Lynch
Becky Lynch has earned $258,000 per month from WWE Salary. This is about INR 1,95,00,000 per month. Becky Lynch is sixth in the list of highest earnering WWE Superstar of 2020.
7. Bill Goldberg – $3 Million or INR 22.8 Crore
Hall of Famer Bill Goldberg returned to WWE in 2016 and shocked everyone by defeating Brock Lesnar in record time. Bill Goldberg made $3 Million from WWE Salary this year. Which translates to around INR 22,80,00,000 annually. Keeping Bill Goldberg in the seventh spot of highest earning WWE Superstar of 2020.
Monthly Salary of Bill Goldberg
Bill Goldberg’s month salary from WWE is $250,000. As per current exchange rates which comes to INR 1,90,00,000 per month.
8. Shane McMahon- $2.1 Million or INR 16 Crore
Shane McMahon, son of WWE chairman Vince McMahon is part-time superstar and executive also. Shane McMahon has earned $2.1 Million from WWE sources in 2020 keeping him at eighth position in top ten.
Monthly Salary of Shane McMahon
According to the calculation, Shane McMahon has earned INR 175,000 per month which exchanges around INR 1,30,00,000 per month.
9. Stephanie McMahon – $2 million or INR 15 Crore
Daughter of WWE Chairman Vince McMahon is part time superstar and WWE Executive also. She has earned total of $2 Million from WWE Sources in 2020. Out of which $750,000 is the basic contract amount per annum and other is from executive salary & other source. This translates around INR 15,00,00,000 per year.
Monthly Salary of Stephanie McMahon
Stephanie McMahon earned about $165,000 per month from WWE. This makes Stephanie McMahons monthly salary INR 1,25,00,000 as per current exchange rates.
10. Braun Strowman – $1.9 Million or INR 14.4 Crore
New entry in Top 10 earning superstar of 2020 is Braun Strowman. He is the next big superstar of WWE and current Smackdown Universal Champion. Braun Strowman earns $1,900,000 per annum from WWE sources. This comes to more than INR 14 crore annually.
Monthly Salary of Braun Strowman
Braun Strowman’s monthly salary from WWE is more than $155,000 per month & exchanges to INR 1,20,00,000 per month.
This is the list of top ten earning superstar of WWE for year 2020. WWE Superstars Salary 2020 is compiled from various verified sources including Forbes.