Highest Paid WWE Wrestlers

Highest Paid WWE Wrestlers
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Mick Foley (Net Worth: $15m)

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Mick Foley is one person on this list that really deserves every penny that he has earned in the WWE. Mankind has taken a bloody beating in his career and even lost part of his ear. Mankind has had a couple of best selling books that have helped add to his fortune.

The Undertaker (Net Worth: $16m)

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The Undertaker might be the best character ever in the WWE. He has been a part of the WWE since the 80’s. Undertaker is known for his 21 straight wins in Wrestlemania events, but he lost to Brock Lesnar in a unforgettable match.

Shawn Michaels (Net Worth: $17m)

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Shawn Michaels made his debut in the WWE back in 1987 when he was just 21 years old. Michaels no longer wrestles for the WWE, but he still is a part of the company behind the scenes.

Chris Jericho (Net Worth: $18m)

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Chris is the only wrestler on this list that is from Canada. Chris Jericho was a huge star for the WCW right before he took the leap over to the WWE. Jericho has a lot of financial things going on, he has a podcast, and a successful autobiography that adds to his fortune.


The Big Show (Net Worth: $20m)

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Big Show got his start in the WCW then transferred to the WWE. Most of his fortune has come from wrestling but he has also made a pretty penny from his acting career.

Kurt Angle (Net Worth: $20m)

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The only professional wrestler that is in the WWE. Kurt got his start in the ECW then signed a contract with the WWE in 1998.  Kurt has been playing the bad guy for sometime and he currently is the highest paid wrestler in TNA.

Triple H (Net Worth: $25m)

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Triple H got his start 20 years ago. He was so small in the WWE universe when he joined, but ever since then he has been climbing the ranks. Triple H has been married to the owners daughter Stephanie McMahon for over 10 years and he is currently the COO of the WWE and makes $1.5 million per year.

John Cena (Net Worth: $35m)

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The biggest name in the WWE right now is John Cena. His gimmick is about an all american man who tells kids to never give up and to stay in school. John Cena has amassed most of his fortune from the WWE, but he also makes a good amount of money from movies and shows.

Steve Austin (Net Worth: $45m)

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When Steve Austin came up with his “Stone Cold” gimmick he discovered a money machine. His career took off right away! He is also featured in a few movies. Austin is also making a pretty penny from his merchandise that originally came out in the 1990s.

The Rock (Net Worth: $125m)

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Well this probably isn’t a surprise that The Rock is number one on this list. He has been a dominant force in the WWE for a really long time. He got so big in the WWE that he was given a lot of movie roles. The Rock is currently a full time super star actor.