Highest paid players in Major League Soccer in 2018 (in million U.S. dollars)*

Major League Soccer - highest paid players 2018 This statistic shows the highest paid players in Major League Soccer in 2018. Sebastian Giovinco of Toronto FC received a salary of 7.12 million U.S. dollars in 2018.
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Earnings in million U.S. dollars
Sebastian Giovinco7.12
Michael Bradley 6.5
Carlos Vela 6.29
Bastian Schweinsteiger 6.1
Giovani dos Santos 6
David Villa 5.61
Jozy Altidore 5
Ignacio Piatti 4.71
Tim Howard 2.48
Diego Valeri 2.38
Nicolas Lodeiro 2.3
Miguel Almiron 2.3
Yura Movsisyan 2.07
Jonathan dos Santos 2
Maxi Moralez 2
Fanendo Adi 1.93
Nemanja Nikolic 1.91
Romain Alessandrini 1.87
Borek Dockal 1.71
Shkelzen Gashi 1.67
Darwin Quintero 1.65
Clint Dempsey 1.65
Felipe Gutierrez 1.65
Bradley Wright-Phillips 1.64
Zlatan Ibrahimovic 1.5
Earnings in million U.S. dollars
Sebastian Giovinco7.12
Michael Bradley 6.5
Carlos Vela 6.29
Bastian Schweinsteiger 6.1
Giovani dos Santos 6
David Villa 5.61
Jozy Altidore 5
Ignacio Piatti 4.71
Tim Howard 2.48
Diego Valeri 2.38
Nicolas Lodeiro 2.3
Miguel Almiron 2.3
Yura Movsisyan 2.07
Jonathan dos Santos 2
Maxi Moralez 2
Fanendo Adi 1.93
Nemanja Nikolic 1.91
Romain Alessandrini 1.87
Borek Dockal 1.71
Shkelzen Gashi 1.67
Darwin Quintero 1.65
Clint Dempsey 1.65
Felipe Gutierrez 1.65
Bradley Wright-Phillips 1.64
Zlatan Ibrahimovic 1.5
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This statistic shows the highest paid players in Major League Soccer in 2018. Sebastian Giovinco of Toronto FC received a salary of 7.12 million U.S. dollars in 2018.
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Release date
May 2018
Region
North America
Survey time period
as of May 2018
Supplementary notes
* Includes a player's base salary and all signing and guaranteed bonuses annualized over the term of the player's contract, including option years.

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