Lionel Messi, Hazard are the highest paid stars in Barcelona, Real Madrid

Lionel Messi, Hazard are the highest paid stars in Barcelona, Real Madrid

Lionel Messi and Eden Hazard are the highest-earning players in the Spanish La Liga with mouthwatering wages.

The Belgian star toppled Gareth Bale as Real Madrid's top earner after his £150million move from Chelsea last summer.

The 29-year-old currently takes home £400,000-per-week at the Bernabeu with the Welshman settling for £350,000.

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Captain Sergio Ramos, James Rodriguez and Toni Kroos all pocket £200,000-a-week at the club.

On the other hand, Messi is miles ahead of his teammates at the Camp Nou and all La Liga players in terms of wages.

It is understood the 32-year-old Argentine is earning an astonishing £1.2m-per-week at Barcelona.

Luis Suarez is the second highest-earning star pocketing £405,000, with Sergio Busquets, Ivan Rakitic and Gerard Pique taking home £260,000, £220,000 and £230,000 respectively.

According to Total Sportek, here is the amount Real Madrid and Barcelona players earn

Eder Militao: unknown (2025)

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Ferland Mendy: unknown (2025)

Borja Mayoral: £10,000 (2021)

Dani Ceballos: £20,000 (2023)

Andriy Lunin: £25,000 (2024)

Vinicius Junior: £40,000 (2025)

Alvaro Odriozola: £45,000 (2024)

Brahim Diaz: £60,000 (2026)

Lucas Vazquez: £60,000 (2021)

Rodrygo: £66,000 (2022)

Nacho Fernandez: £70,000 (2020)

Marco Asensio: £90,000 (2023)

Casemiro: £90,000 (2021)

Dani Carvajal: £100,000 (2022)

Isco: £120,000 (2022)

Raphael Varane: £140,000 (2022)

Marcelo: £150,000 (2022)

Luka Jovic: £170,000 (2025)

Luka Modric: £180,000 (2020)

Toni Kroos: £200,000 (2023)

Sergio Ramos: £200,000 (2020)

James Rodriguez: £200,000 (2020)

Gareth Bale: £350,000 (2022)

Eden Hazard: £400,000 (2024)

Marc-Andre ter Stegen: £90,000

Nelson Semedo: £60,000

Gerard Pique: £220,000

Clement Lenglet: £45,000

Jordi Alba: £150,000

Samuel Umtiti: £210,000

Ivan Rakitic: £230,000

Sergio Busquets: £260,000

Arthur Melo: £85,000

Sergi Roberto: £170,000

Frenkie de Jong: £360,000

Arturo Vidal: £155,000

Luis Suarez: £405,000

Lionel Messi: £1,224,000

Ousmane Dembele: £210,000

Antoine Griezmann: £346,000

Ansu Fati: £17,138

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Man United have continued their dominance over topflight English clubs as they emerged the richest Premier League club.

It will the 27th consecutive time the Old Trafford outfit will be named the wealthiest side in England after they made a revenue of £627.1million last season.

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