MotoGP Riders Salaries 2022 (Contract Details) Revealed | Maverick Vinales & Marc Marquez Hold Expensive Deals in 2022

MotoGP Riders Salaries

The 74th edition of Moto Grand Prix Championship announced, teams made possible changes before the event will began in the month of March. Regular, Replacement, and Wild-card riders details were confirmed for 2022 season. It might be the first season without Valentino Rossi. Marc Marquez hold contract deal with Honda, but no details yet out when he will return to the circuit. MotoGP riders salaries for 2022 championship season confirmed.

MotoGP Riders Salaries 2022
RidersBase SalaryPer Race FeesConstructorContract
Marc Marquez$14 million$750,000Honda2024
Pol Espargaro$3.5 million$184,500 Honda 2022 (optional)
Franco Morbidelli$3 million$157,000Yamaha2023
Fabio Quartararo$6 million$316,000Yamaha2022 (optional)
Jack Miller$3 million$157,000Suzuki2022 (optional)
Alex Rins$3 million$157,500Suzuki2022 (optional)
Joan Mir$6 million$316,000Suzuki2022 (optional)
Aleix Espargaro$750,000$40,500Aprilia2022 (optional)
Maverick Vinales$10 million$540,000Aprilia2022 (optional)
Miguel Oliveira$625,000$32,500KTM2022 (extended)
Brad Binder$500,000$26,500KTM2024
Enea Bastianini$375,000 $19,000 Ducati2022 (extended)
Andrea Dovizioso$1.25 million$55,000Yamaha2022 (extended)
Darryn Binder$250,000$13,500Yamaha2022 (new contract)
Fabio Di Giannantonio$375,000$19,000Ducati2022 (extended)
Luca Marini$300,000$15,000Ducati2022 (new contract)
Marco Bezzecchi$250,000 $13,500 Ducati2022 (new contract)
Jorge Martín$1 million$52,500Ducati2022 (extended)
Takaaki Nakagami$500,000$26,500Honda2022 (extended)
Álex Márquez$1 million$52,000Honda2022 (extended)
Raúl Fernández$250,000 $13,500 KTM2022 (new contract)
Remy Gardner$250,000 $13,500 KTM 2022 (new contract)

Valentino Rossi, Marc Marquez, and Maverick Vinales hold the most expensive contracts in MotoGP until 2021. It’s confirmed that Valentino Rossi will not be part of the MotoGP 2022 season, he did not signed any deal after his previous contract with ended. Marc Marquez is out due to his injury, no dates final yet when he will be return to the circuit.

Moto2 Champions of 2021 Enters to Riders Line-up of MotoGP 2022

Moto2 Champion Remy Gardner 2022

The two new riders to watch in the upcoming season of MotoGP, are Remy Gardner and Raúl Fernández. Gardner becomes the champion of Moto2 in 2021, while Spanish rider Fernandez finished behind him. Both of them will ride for team (Tech3 KTM) in 2022 season.

Absence of Valentino Rossi & Marc Marquez Made Maverick Vinales Highest Paid Rider in 2022

Fabio Quartararo Contract Deal

Marc Marquez and Valentino Rossi both were not in MotoGP season 2022, since they were absent, Maverick Vinales and Fabio Quartararo become top paid riders in the season with earnings over $6 million.

MotoGP Prize Money Share for the Riders in 2022

MotoGP Riders Lineup

There is no prize money for MotoGP riders, but Moto2 and Moto3 riders earn. Riders in the motogp earn straight money from their races and contract deal with teams.

Sponsorship Bonus, Winning Bonus & Championship Bonus awarded to Riders in 2022

Sponsorship Money$500k to $2 million
Grand Prix Win Bonus$200k to $500k (young riders)
Champion of Season$800k to $2 million

Some riders who finished in the top 10 position hold sponsorship contracts, which increase their earnings at end of the year, teams do paid young riders for winning grand prix but not all riders gets bonus for winning races. Championship holder of the MotoGP season earn $1m to $2.5m as of bonus.

More details regarding MotoGP riders salaries for the season 2022 updated here once riders contract deals with the teams confirmed. Currently some riders were selected for replacement they only get paid if they race during the season.

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