Highest Annual Salaries for Football Mangers

The highest paid football manager salaries of today.

List last updated on August 14th, 2014.

# - Coach - Club - Salary

1. Pep Guardiola - Bayern Munich - £14.8m
2. Jose Mourinho - Chelsea - £8.37m
3. Marcello Lippi - Guangzhou - £8.34m
4. Fabio Capello - Russia - £7.8m
5. Louis van Gaal - Man Utd - £7.0m
6. Arsene Wenger - Arsenal £6.89m
7. Carlo Ancelotti - Real Madrid - £6.26m
8. Antonio Conte - Italy - £4.01m
9. Jurgen Klopp - Borussia £3.59m
10. Manuel Pellegrini - Man City - £3.47m
11. Jorge Jesus - Benfica - £3.34m
12. Brendan Rodgers - Liverpool - £3.25m


Andre Villas-Boas holds the title of the highest paid coach of all times during his stay at Chelsea.

Andre Villas-Boas made his name with FC Porto leading them to a triple title in one year. Under Villas-Boas Porto won the Portuguese Liga, the Portuguese Cup and the UEFA European League. He accomplished this at 33 years of age.

Including his £125,000-a-week salary, £10m transfer fee paid to Porto and £12million in compensation he received upon contract cancellation, the total bill for Villas-Boas paid by Chelsea stands at £32m. Andre Villas-Boas was the coach of Chelsea for a total of 7 months.

Andre Villas-Boas is currently coaching Zenit St. Petersburg.