According to Gazzetta dello Sport, the Portuguese star is earning £28million-a-year in wages at Juventus after taxes, three times more than any other player in Italy.
Juventus’ new summer signing Matthijs de Ligt is the second highest earner in Serie A as hetakes home £7.2million-a-year plus bonuses.
Third spot is another Serie A newcomer, Romelu Lukaku, who is getting £6.7million-a-year plus bonuses after joining Inter Milan from Manchester United this summer.
SEE SERIE A TOP FIVE EARNERS.
1. Cristiano Ronaldo – £28m
2. Matthijs de Ligt – £7.2m
3. Romelu Lukaku – £6.7m
4. Gonzalo Higuain – £6.7m
5. Paulo Dybala – £6.5m