GARY LINEKER is to your monitors each and every week as the face of BBC’s flagship display Match Of The Day.
The former England striker, 56, additionally works for BT Sport on their Champions League protection.
What is Gary Lineker’s net price?
Lineker performed 80 instances for England, and scored a document 48 objectives.
He is reportedly price £30million, and has additionally labored as a soccer anchor for NBC, Al Jazeera and BT Sport.
Lineker will get paid just below £2million a yr from the Beeb, handiest Radio 2 Breakfast display presenter Chris Evans is paid extra according to yr from the BBC.
Who earns the maximum at the BBC?
BBC bosses have published that Chris Evans is its highest-paid famous person incomes £2.2million a yr – 4 instances greater than its best possible paid girl, Claudia Winkleman. Click right here for the complete record.
Here are the BBC’s most sensible earners…
- Chris Evans: £2.2million – £2.49million
- Gary Lineker: £1.75million – £1.79million
- Graham Norton: £850,000 – £899,000
- Jeremy Vine: £750,000
- John Humphrys: £640,000
- Huw Edwards: £600,000
- Steve Wright: £550,000
- Claudia Winkleman: £450,000 – £499,000
- Matt Baker: £500,000
- Alan Shearer: £450,000
- Nicky Campbell: £450,000
- Alex Jones: £450,000
Why is the BBC freeing its presenters’ salaries?
For the first time, the broadcaster is to expose the names of all stars incomes over £150,000 – a complete of 96 other folks, of which handiest a couple of 3rd are girls.
Director basic Lord (Tony) Hall mentioned that the overall pay to most sensible ability used to be round £five million down on closing yr’s £31 million. And he mentioned he used to be “satisfied” that every one 96 named had been price what they had been being paid.
Lineker published that he had grew to become down upper pay provides from business broadcasters.
Writing on Twitter, the former England striker mentioned he had caught with the Beeb “because I love and value my job and BBC sport.”
Lord Hall informed Radio four’s Today programme that the BBC had lowered its spending on most sensible ability by 25 according to cent in the previous 4 years and 10 according to cent since closing yr, when 109 other folks took house a complete of £31 million.
He mentioned: “The total is down by £5 million on last year and that is consistent with what we have been doing over the last four years, which has been constantly reducing it.”