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2018 Formula 1 Driver Salaries: Who is Highest Paid F1 Driver?

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Lewis Hamilton secured the 2017 F1 drivers’ championship with 2 races to standby last season, but he is heads into the new campaign as only the second highest-paid F1 driver despite his on-track achievements, according to TSM Sportz.

Fernando Alonso earns $30 Million just behind the second Ferrari ace Kimi Raikkonen. Formula 1 young sensation, Max Verstappen is reportedly set to earn $10 Million more than Red Bull team-mate Daniel Ricciardo, although the Australian brought home 32 more points than his younger rival in 2017.

Formula 1 Drivers Salaries 2018

The source TSM Sportz estimated few drivers salaries based on their performance level. If there are any changes made to the drivers list that will updated here before the season began.

DriversAnnual SalaryF1 TeamContract Period
Sebastian Vettel$60 MillionScuderia Ferrari2018
Lewis Hamilton$50 MillionMercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport2018
Kimi Räikkönen$40 MillionScuderia Ferrari2018
Fernando Alonso$30 MillionMcLaren F1 Team2018
Valtteri Bottas$12 MillionMercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport2018
Max Verstappen$10 MillionAston Martin Red Bull Racing2018
Stoffel Vandoorne$7 MillionMcLaren F1 Team2018
Daniel Ricciardo$6 MillionAston Martin Red Bull Racing2018
Nico Hülkenberg$5.5 MillionRenault Sport Formula One Team2018
Sergio Pérez$5 MillionSahara Force India2018
Romain Grosjean$4.45 MillionHaas F1 Team2018
Esteban Ocon$3 MillionSahara Force India2018
Kevin Magnussen$2.5 MillionHaas F1 Team2018
Lance Stroll$1.8 MillionWilliams Martini Racing2018
Sergey Sirotkin$1 MillionWilliams Martini Racing2018
Carlos Sainz Jr750000Renault Sport Formula One Team2018
Marcus Ericsson 500000Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team2018
Pierre Gasly400000Red Bull Toro Rosso Honda2018
Brendon Hartley350000Red Bull Toro Rosso Honda2018
Charles Leclerc150000Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team2018

Credit: TSM Sportz

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