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Top 10 Highest-Paid Female Footballers In The World

The earnings of female footballers in the world cannot be compared to their male counterparts but there are still some female players who earns heavily in the world.

Journey with me as I unveil the top 10 Highest-Paid Female Footballers In The World according to

1. Carli Lloyd- $518,000

Carli Lloyd is an American professional soccer player who plays as a midfielder for Gotham FC and the United States national team. She was the first player to score three goals in a FIFA Women's World Cup final and the second female footballer ever to score a hat-trick in any senior FIFA World Cup Final.

2. Samantha Kerr - $500,000

Sam Kerr is an Australian football player who plays for Chelsea. She is the current captain of the Australia women's national soccer team. As of 2021, Kerr is the all-time leading scorer in the National Women's Soccer League in the United States.

3. Alex Morgan- $450,000

Alex Morgan is an American professional footballer who was born on the 2nd of July, 1989. 

In 2017, she signed with French team Lyon, where she won the continental European treble, which included the UEFA Women's Champions League.

4. Megan Rapinoe - $447,000

Megan Rapinoe is an American professional soccer player who plays as a winger for OL Reign and the United States national team. In 2019, she was the awarded the Ballon d'Or Féminin and The Best FIFA Women's Player of the year.

Rapinoe also won a gold medal with the national team at the 2012 London Summer Olympics, 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup, and 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup.

5. Julie Ertz - $430,000

Julie Ertz is an American soccer player who plays for Chicago Red Stars and the United States women's national soccer team. She first appeared for the United States national team during an international friendly against Scotland on February 9, 2013 and since then, she has made more than 100 total appearances for the team.

6. Ada Hegerberg- $425,000

Ada Hegerberg is a Norwegian professional footballer who plays as a striker for Olympique Lyonnais.

She holds the record for most goals in a UEFA Women's Champions League season and she is currently the all-time highest goalscorer in UEFA Women's Champions League.

7. Marta Vieira da Silva - $400,000

Marta Vieira da Silva is a professional Footballer who plays for Orlando Pride and the Brazil women's national team.

She has been named FIFA World Player of the Year six times, five of them being continuous and the latest award coming in 2018. She was a member of the Brazilian national teams that won the silver medal at the 2004 and 2008 Summer Olympics.

8. Amandine Henry - $394,500

9. Wendie Renard - $392,000

10. Christine Sinclair- $380,000 

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