Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s 2019 salary sets MLS record

first_imgZlatan Ibrahimovic’s decision to play in the MLS is paying off nicely.According to the MLS Players Association’s salary guide, the 37-year-old is making an MLS-record $7.2 million in total compensation in 2019 after making only $1.5 million in 2018. The previous mark was $7,115,556 by Toronto’s Sebastian Giovinco in 2017 and 2018.Below are the 13 highest salaries in the MLS in 2019: Related News Women’s World Cup 2019: USWNT star Megan Rapinoe responds to celebration criticism Women’s World Cup 2019: 3 takeaways from USA’s record-setting win over Thailand Player2019 total compensationZlatan Ibrahimovic$7.2 millionGiovani dos Santos$6.5 millionMichael Bradley$6.43 millionJozy Altidore$6.33 millionCarlos Vela$6.3 millionBastian Schweinsteiger$5.6 millionIgnacio Piatti$4.44 millionAlejandro Pozuelo$3.8 million Wayne Rooney$3.51 millionJosef Martinez$3.06 millionNicolas Lodeiro$2.5 millionNani$2.49 millionTim Howard$2.48 millionThe MLSPA reported the average base salary for all players this year is $376,174 and the average guaranteed compensation is $417,643. The average salary for senior roster non-designated players increased 13.3% to $345,867 and is up from $138,140 in 2014.last_img

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