Eight highest-paid managers in the Premier League

first_img 8 Arsene Wenger’s new Arsenal contract has seen the Frenchman get a reported £2m-a-year pay rise, keeping him among the Premier League’s top earning managers.The 67-year-old’s current Emirates contract was due to expire before he agreed to extend his stay last week for a further two years.The 2016/17 season saw a number of big names managing in England’s top division – Claudio Ranieri had signed a new Leicester contract, plus there was the likes of Wenger, Jose Mourinho, Pep Guardiola, Mauricio Pochettino, Jurgen Klopp, Antonio Conte and Ronald Koeman. Ranieri has since left Leicester, while reports suggest Conte is set to be rewarded for his Premier League triumph with a bumper new deal that would see him become Chelsea’s highest paid manager ever.But, according to figures in The Sun, who is among the list of managers with hefty pay packets?Click the right arrow, above, to see which managers are the best paid in the Premier League, how much they are earning and who tops the list… 8 4. Jurgen Klopp (Liverpool): £135,000-a-week 7. Mauricio Pochettino (Tottenham Hotspur): £105,000-a-week 8 8. Slaven Bilic (West Ham): £65,000-a-week 8 8 3. Arsene Wenger (Arsenal): £160,000-a-week 8 8 6. Ronald Koeman (Everton): £115,000-a-week =1. Pep Guardiola (Man City): £388,000-a-week =1. Jose Mourinho (Man United): £388,000-a-week 8 5. Antonio Conte (Chelsea): £125,000-a-week last_img read more