BCCI started the Indian Premier League in 2008 and became the richest league in the world. IPL is now sponsored by the TATA group. IPL has successfully completed 15 years and players from different nations started its own league now. IPL has seen many legends and those legends received huge sum of money from IPL and in this article, we will see who received the most salary from IPL in all 15 seasons combined.
1. Mahendra Singh Dhoni
MSD is the best captain in Indian cricket team history. He is wicketkeeper batter and the best finisher in IPL history. He has played for two IPL teams and won four IPL trophies. He received the most salary in IPL history. He received a massive sum of over 164 crores from IPL.
2. Rohit Sharma
Rohit Sharma is the best captain in the history of IPL. He has won 5 IPL trophies for Mumbai Indians. He is the opener of the team and played many monstrous knocks for the team. In 2022, he
received a salary of 16 crores. He has received a salary of over 160 crores from two franchises.
3. Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli is the most loyal cricketer in the history of IPL. He has played for only one team from 2008. He is the former captain of the Royal Challengers Bangalore team. He received a salary of 15
crores in 2022. He received a salary of over 150 crores from Royal Challengers Bangalore in 15 years.
4. Suresh Raina
Suresh Raina is a former IPL cricketer. He announced his retirement recently. He is a star cricketer. He was not a part of the IPL 2022. He mainly played for Chennai Super Kings and captained Gujarat Lions team for two years. He earned a total of 110 crores through his IPL career.
5. Gautam Gambir
Gautam Gambir is the backbone of the Indian national cricket team. He played a huge role in the finals of 2007 T20 world cup and 2011 ODI world cup. He also won two IPL trophies for Kolkata Knight Riders team. He played for 11 seasons and received over 95 crores.
6. Ravindra Jadeja
Ravindra Jadeja is the sixth most gained player from IPL. He started his career with Rajasthan Royals and mainly played for Chennai Super Kings. He became the captain of Chennai Super Kings in 2022. He received a salary of 93 crores from IPL. He will soon become a member of 100 crore club.
7. Yuvraj Singh
Yuvraj Singh is one of the finest hitters of the ball and can hit some sixes out of the park. He hit six sixes in a game against England. He is one of the rarest talents and became an expensive player for two consecutive years. He received almost 85 crores from IPL.
8. Shikhar Dhawan
Shikhar Dhawan is a top-order Indian cricketer. He is a left-handed attacking cricketer. He started his career with Delhi Daredevils in 2008 and then became a storm. He played for Sunrisers Hyderabad for many years. He received a salary of 83 crores so far.
9. Dinesh Karthik
Dinesh Karthik is wicketkeeper batter. In 2022, Royal Challengers Bangalore team bought him for 5.5 crores. He is one of the best finishers in the world. He received a total of 81 crores in 15 seasons.
10. Robin Uthappa
Robin Uthappa is the former Indian international cricketer. He recently announced his retirement in IPL. In 2022, he played for Chennai Super Kings. He was traded for two crores. He is a right-
handed batter and known for his aggressive batting. In total, he received over 80 crores from IPL.