Atlanta United is a professional football club based in Atlanta, In United States. The Club compete in MLS since 2014. Things did not work well for the Atlanta United since 2021. Club made couple of changes to it’s squad and line-up before the 2021 season kickoff. Atlanta United players salaries are reported for 2021.
Highest-Paid Player In Team | Luiz Araújo is a professional football player from Brazil, to whom the team of Atlanta United signed in 2021. The contract offered to Arajo is worth of $3.9 million guaranteed salaries, which made him highest paid player in the MLS League 2021.
Designated Players | Josef Martinez, Luiz Araujo, Ezequiel Barco all three of these players hold designated contract in MLS. The club wage bill reached $20m and half of these wages include designated players contract which are worth ($8m) in 2021. Martinez currently listed as one of the best paid player in MLS season 2021.
|Player||Guaranteed Payouts||Base Salary||Position||Contract|
|Bobby Shuttleworth||$125k||$110 k||GK||2022|
|Brooks Lennon||$375 k||$375k||DEF||2023|
|Luiz Araújo||$3.9 million||$3.6 million||FW||2022|
|Tyler Wolff||$75 k||$79 k||FW||2022|
|Machop Chol||$63 k||$63 k||FW||2022|
Club Wage Bill Record | After signing new players and making changes to homegrown players contract and designated players contract the club wage bill record increased to $20m a season in 2021. This won’t stop here more new signings during 2022 season will increase the club actual wage bill to $22m including bonuses.
Homegrown Players Payouts | It depends on clubs financial situation how many players they can sign as homegrown no limits adjusted for that by MLS. Tyler Wolff, Machop Chol, Bryce Washington and George Campbell currently hold contracts as of Homegrown players.
Note | these salaries in the above table adjusted for the 2021, season once the transfer completed in 2022. Complete details based on Atlanta United players salaries reported here.