F1 drivers salaries revealed: How much do Lewis Hamilton, Vettel and Ricciardo earn?

F1 drivers rake in huge sums for their efforts on track.

Here is how much a few of them are annually paid by their respective teams.

The Spaniard is returning to F1 as one of the highest-paid drivers on the grid.


Fernando Alonso
$20 Million

Daniel Ricciardo & Sebastian Vettel
   ($20 Million)           ($35 Million)

However, the duo have reportedly taken a significant pay cut (almost 50%) to join their respective new teams in 2021.

Max Verstappen
$16 Million

The Ferrari championship hopeful lives in his birthplace, Monaco. He is pictured going around in flashy cars, time to time.

Charles Leclerc - $9 Million

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However, there is someone important who is missing out from the 2021 F1 payroll...

That man is none other than Lewis Hamilton who is still without a contract for next season.

Hamilton wants to retain his previous salary of $47 million a year, which Mercedes are reportedly rejecting. 

Lewis' high demands

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However, recently Toto Wolff calmed the nerves by hinting at an agreement between the two parties.

"The Lawyers are working hard... At some point, we will finalize it."

- Toto Wolff

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