Its no surprise that managers around the world earn as much as the footballers. These values are only the salary they get paid from their respective club/country and does not include the sponsorship deals. Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola is the highest paid manager in world football right now.  Jose Mourinho earns more than any other manager in the English Premier League. Manchester United new boss Louis Van Gaal will be earning £7m at Old Trafford. Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers recently signed a new contract worth £5m per year.

Below is a list of the top ten richest managers compiled in a list by Sportzwiki

1) Pep Guardiola: Club-Bayern Munich

Yearly Salary-£14.8m

Nationality- Spanish

2) Jose Mourinho: Club- Chelsea

Yearly Salary- £8.37m

Nationality- Portugal

3)Marcelo Lippi: Club- Guangzhou

Yearly Salary- £8.34m

Nationality- Italy

4)Louis Van Gaal: Club- Manchester United

Yearly Salary- £7m

Nationality- Netherlands

5)Arsene Wenger: Club- Arsenal

Yearly Salary- £6.89m

Nationality- France

6)Fabio Capello: Country- Russia

Yearly Salary- £6.51m

Nationality- Italy 

7)Carlo Ancelotti: Club- Real Madrid

Yearly Salary- £6.26m

Nationality- Italy

8)Brendan Rodgers: Club- Liverpool

Yearly Salary- £5m

Nationality- Northern Ireland

9)Jurgen Klopp: Club- Borussia Dortmund

Yearly Salary- £3.59m

Nationality- Germany

10)Manuel Pellegrini: Club- Manchester City

Yearly Salary- £3.47m

Nationality- Chile