Top 21 Highest Paid WWE Superstars That’ll Make You Want to Start a Career in the Ring

While we all know that wrestling is pretty much scripted in a sense, the injuries these superstars get are very real. These guys put themselves through some torture, getting beaten up for the sake of entertainment. But when they’re not in the ring, you could pretty much see them living the high life like the A-Listers in Hollywood. Yes, they are paid that much, and we understand why. But here are some of the highest paid WWE Superstars, and when you find out how much they’re getting paid, you’ll probably want to head to the gym and start a career in the ring too.

1. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

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WWE Superstar-turned-Hollywood A-Lister, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson earns about a whopping $3.5 million in basic salary alone for a 4-year contract. Plus, he also gets about 7% in merchandise sales plus a percentage of pay-per-view revenue of the event that features as a main event.

 

Stick Around to Slide #20 To See How Much Stone Cold Steve Austin Makes. The Number is SHOCKING!