Average player salary in the Scottish Premiership 2018/19, by team

In the 2018/2019 season, Celtic was the highest paying club in Scottish Premiership. The average annual player salary in that season was 1.14 million U.S. dollars, while in Livingston, the lowest paying club in the Scottish Premiership, it was 45.9 thousand U.S. dollars.

12 clubs consistently play in the Scottish Premiership.

The Scottish Premiership, also known as the Ladbrokes Premiership, is the top division within the Scottish Premier Football League (SPFL). The composition of teams changes every season through a process of relegation with the second division of the SPFL, the Scottish Championship or Ladbrokes Championship.

The matches of Celtic were the most popular Scottish Premiership matches.

During the 2017/2018 season, 57,588 people attended each Celtic game on average. Second most popular were Rangers FC with an average attendance per game of 49,254 people. The cheapest season ticket of Celtic during that season was 376 British pounds, whereas the most expensive one was 609 British pounds.

Average annual player salary in the Scottish Premier League in 2018/19, by team

Average player salary in thousand U.S. dollars
St Johnstone63.99
St Mirren60.75
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Release date

November 2018


United Kingdom (Scotland)

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