Base Salary: $5 million
IPL Earning: $20 million (since 2008)
Teams: India, Royal Challengers Bangalore
Endorsement Earnings | $30m
Endorsements | Puma sportswear, Hero two-wheelers, MRF tyres, Audi cars, fashion platform Myntra, American Tourister luggage, Vivo smartphones and Hyperice wellness
Current Contract: Central (active)
Kohli is among leading batsman’s in the world. He is a match winner and player with potencial to score more than 100 runs a match.
Virat Kohli is a professional Indian cricketer. He is currently active and a part of the Indian cricket central contract. But things changed for him after T20 world cup, he is removed from the captains power and it’s given to Rohit Sharma. But still IPL franchise believe on ex-captain of Indian Team Virat and retain him for another season he holds contract worth of $2.1m with RCB for 2022. Virat Kohli salary contract deal reported in 2022.
How Much Virat Kohli Base Salary In IPL 2022 Season?
|Contract||Base Salary||Bonuses||Years In Term||Total Earning|
|Team India||$2.3 million||$2.5 million||2022( new contract)||$5 million|
|Royal Challengers Banglore||$2.1 million||N/A||2008 Continue||$20 million|
Central Contract | BCCI released the players contracts until June 2023. Even, If Virat could not provide much in last few months with his batting he still holds A+ category, one of the reason behind it, his fitness and form. He still hold ability to play 30+ overs in a match.
Royal Challengers Banglore | in 2008, RCB signed him and since that period of time the Franchise never let him go. Based on his previous salaries in IPL season, he earned $20m from all season he played for RCB. He is currently richest Indian Athlete in the world.
Endorsement Deals | One of the major reason why he is one of the richest and highest paid cricketer, athlete in India is his endorsement deals. He endorsed and brand ambassador of Puma sportswear, Hero two-wheelers, MRF tires, Audi cars, fashion platform Myntra, American Tourister luggage, Vivo smartphones, and Hyperice. These endorsements brings a big chuck of money to his account each season upto $30m.
Major Achievements |
- ICC Men’s Cricketer of the Decade( 2011-2020)
- ICC ODI Player of the Year: 2012, 2017, 2018
- 2013 – Arjuna Award 2017 – Padma Shri, India’s fourth-highest civilian award.
- 2018 – Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, India’s highest sporting honor
More details based on Virat Kohli salary contract deal with IPL teams and India team updated here. The next central contracts of Indian team announced in June 2023. IPL 2023 season held in March next year. His contract is among leading IPL player salaries.
$20 million he made from IPL Career.
In 2022 he became the highest-paid retain player in IPL with $2.1m contract
Indian famous actress Anushka Sharma.