TOP TEN RICHEST WRESTLER

The wrestling industry boast to be one of the most entertaining sports having the likes of rich superstars who earn just as their fellow athletes do in other sports like football, boxing and others.

WWE means World Wresting Entertainment and it was formerly known as WWF (World Wrestling Federation) .

Below are the list of the ten richest wrestlers in the world

10. Mick Foley ($15 million)

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Michael Francis “Mick” Foley Sr. is a former American professional wrestler and color commentator currently signed to WWE. Foley has worked for many wrestling promotions, including the World Wrestling .

Throughout his wrestling career, Foley has wrestled both under his real name and under various personas (most notably Cactus Jack, Mankind and Dude Love). He was the first ever WWF Hardcore Champion and also a three-time WWF Champion as Mankind.

9. The Undertaker ($17 millions)

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Mark William Calaway, better known by the ring name The Undertaker, is an American professional wrestler signed to WWE. Calaway began his wrestling career with world class championship wrestling in 1984. The Undertaker is an American professional wrestler who is a four-time WWF/E Champion and a three-time World Heavyweight Champion. Considered to be one of the most popular wrestlers in the world today. However it was only after joining the WWE that he finally took the identity, The Undertaker—the name that would catapult him to international fame and glory, and make him one of the most popular wrestlers in the world.

8. Chris Jericho ($18 million)

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Christopher Keith Irvine (born November 9, 1970), better known by the ring name Chris Jericho , is an American-born Canadian professional wrestler and musician. He is currently signed to both WWE and
New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW) as a free agent. He is also best known for his one tenure in World Championship Wrestling (WCW) as well as a short-lived tenure in Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW). His professional wrestling gimmick and on-stage music persona are both that of an over-the-top rock star. [6] As a musician, he is currently the lead singer of rock band Fozzy.

7. Kurt Angle ($20 million)

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Kurt Steven Angle is an American professional wrestler, actor and former amateur wrestler. He is currently employed by the professional wrestling promotion WWE, where he both wrestles and serves as on-screen general manager for the Raw brand. Kurt Angle signed with WWE in 1999, and signed with TNA Wrestling on Spike TV in September 2006. Angle is the first and only 13-time World Heavyweight Champion in professional history to have conquered all TNA and WWE top titles, in addition to TNA’s X Division Championship, the WCW Championship, Intercontinental Championship, European Championship, Hardcore Championships and King of the Ring titles. Angle is also the only wrestler in history to win every individual title in his first year as a professional. Angle is a 1996 Olympic Gold Medalist, 1995 Olympic Style World Champion, 6-time US National Champion and 2-time US Open Champion. He was NCAA champion in 1990 and 1992, Olympic alternate in 1992, and NCAA runner up in 1991.

6. Big show ($20 million)

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Paul Donald Wight II, better known by the ring name Big Show, is an American professional wrestler and actor, currently signed to WWE on the Raw brand. He has won the world champion seven times and is also acclaimed as the most important wrestlers of the decade.

5. Triple H ($30 million )

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Paul Michael Levesque, better known by the ring name Triple H, is an American business executive, professional wrestler, and actor. At the 2009 No Way Out, Triple H won back the WWE Championship in an Elimantion Chamber match for the 8th time, beating The Rock’s record of 7 times.

4. John Cena ($40 million)

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John Felix Anthony Cena is an American professional wrestler, philanthropist and actor. He is currently signed to WWE, where he is a free agent who appears for both the Raw and SmackDown brands.

3. Steve Austin ($ 45 million)

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The third man on our list is Steve Austin better known as stone cold. Stone Cold is an American retired professional wrestler, actor, and producer. Stone Cold” Steve Austin was the blue-collar warrior for the common man. Clad in jeans and black leather often soaked in beer foam, Austin was defiant, brash and dared anyone to try and tell him what to do.

2. The Rock ($125 million)

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Dwayne Douglas Johnson, also known by his ring name The Rock, is an American actor, producer, and semi-retired professional wrestler. Dwayne Johnson first rose to fame as “The Rock,” a popular wrestling personality. He then became a box-office star, appearing in films including ‘The Scorpion King,’ ‘Hercules,’ and ‘The Fast and the Furious’ franchise. He is a very funny actor who makes movies interesting to watch. As “The Rock,” he famously feuded with wrestler Steve Austin and won the WWF/WWE Heavyweight title numerous times.

1. Vince McMahon ($750 million)

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The man topping our list is Vince McMahon. professional wrestler himself, Vince is the owner of and chairman and CEO of WWE, he’s pretty much the person controlling all the scenes behind the cam. Vince McMahon is the professional wrestling promoter, film producer, commentator, actor, announcer and an occasional wrestler from America who took
WWE to new heights of success. He is a very versatile personality who worked hard his whole life to reach the top.

And these are the men who will forever stay in the heart of those guys watching WWE without fail