From Barcelona to West Ham: Top 20 club wage levels

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The likes of Real Madrid, Manchester United and Aston Villa make the list of the top 20 most expensive wage bills

UEFA has revealed the top 20 clubs in Europe who pay the most in wages, and there are some surprising names on the list!

The likes of Barcelona, Real Madrid and PSG are, of course, near the very top of the ranking, but the likes of Everton, Wolfsburg and, amazingly, Aston Villa also make the top 20.

Take a look at the list!

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    #20 West Ham United

    Wages: €114m. Year-on-year growth: 20%. % of total revenue: 59%. Multiple of the league average: 0.7x
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    #19 Aston Villa

    Wages: €125m | Year-on-year growth: 14% | % of total revenue: 85% | Multiple of the league average: 0.8x
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    #18 Inter Milan

    Wages: €127m Year-on-year growth: 6%. % of total revenue: 63% Multiple of the league average: 1.9x

     

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    #17 Everton

    Wages: €128m. Year-on-year growth: 27%. % of total revenue: 78%. Multiple of the league average: 0.8x
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    #16 VfL Wolfsburg

    Wages: €134m. Year-on-year growth: 11%. % of total revenue: 57%. Multiple of the league average: 1.8x
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    #15 Atletico Madrid

    Wages: €137m. Year-on-year growth: 31%. % of total revenue: 60%. Multiple of the league average: 1.9x
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    #14 Tottenham Hotspur

    Wages: €140m. Year-on-year growth: -1%. % of total revenue: 50%. Multiple of the league average: 0.9x
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    #13 Borussia Dortmund

    Wages: €140m. Year-on-year growth: 19%. % of total revenue: 49%. Multiple of the league average: 1.9x

     

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    #12 AS Roma

    Wages: €156m. Year-on-year growth: 14%. % of total revenue: 71%. Multiple of the league average: 2.3x

     

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    #11 Milan

    Wages: €161m. Year-on-year growth: -2%. % of total revenue: 72%. Multiple of the league average: 2.4x

     

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    #10 Juventus

    Wages: €221m. Year-on-year growth: 12%. % of total revenue: 65%. Multiple of the league average: 3.2x

     

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    #9 Arsenal

    Wages: €263m. Year-on-year growth: 5 %. % of total revenue: 55%. Multiple of the league average: 1.7x

     

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    #8 FC Bayern Munich

    Wages: €270m. Year-on-year growth: 14%. % of total revenue: 46%. Multiple of the league average: 3.6x

     

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    #7 Liverpool

    Wages: €281m. Year-on-year growth: 30%. % of total revenue: 69%. Multiple of the league average: 1.8x

     

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    #6 PSG

    Wages: €292m. Year-on-year growth: 15%. % of total revenue: 54%. Multiple of the league average: 5.7x

     

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    #5 Manchester City

    Wages: €294m. Year-on-year growth: 6 %. % of total revenue: 55%. Multiple of the league average: 1.9x
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    #4 Chelsea

    Wages: €298m. Year-on-year growth: 5 %. % of total revenue: 68%. Multiple of the league average: 1.9x
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    #3 Real Madrid

    Wages: €307m. Year-on-year growth: 6 %. % of total revenue: 49%. Multiple of the league average: 4.3x
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    #2 Manchester United

    Wages: €321m. Year-on-year growth: 21%. % of total revenue: 47%. Multiple of the league average: 2.1x

     

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    #1 FC Barcelona

    Wages: €372m. Year-on-year growth: 9%. % of total revenue: 60%. Multiple of the league average: 5.2x