The highest paid player of the Serie A is Roma’s Daniele De Rossi, who earns 6.5 million EUR per season in AS Roma, and close behind him is the captain of the BH national team Edin Dzeko, whose annual salary amounts to 4.5 million EUR. In Roma they are followed by Mohamed Salah with 3.5 million EUR, then Miralem Pjanic and Radja Nainggolan with 3.2 million EUR of annual salary. The legendary Francesco Totti receives the annual salary in the amount of 2.5 million EUR.
The highest paid player of the current champion Juventus is Paul Pogba, who shares the third position of the highest paid players in Italy with Dzeko, and earns 4.5 million EUR annually. In the Old Lady, he is followed by Gianluigi Buffon with four million EUR, just as much as Sami Khedira earns, while Leonardo Bonnuci, Giorgio Chiellini, Claudio Marchisio and Mario Mandzukic earn 3.5 million per season.