NASCAR Driver Salary 2020 – Highest Paid NASCAR Drivers in 2020. Gone are the Days when NASCAR Drivers were paid in heavy checks. Recession and declining TV Viewership have hit hard NASCAR, which also have affected the Average Salaries of NASCAR Drivers. Only a few of NASCAR Drivers receive $3 Million Salary now a days. Still, NASCAR fans wonder about Who is the Highest Paid NASCAR Driver in 2020? Well, we have got your back as we answer all your Questions about NASCAR Driver Salary 2020 and Highest Paid NASCAR Driver in 2020.
NASCAR Driver Salary 2020
|Drivers||Base Salary||Endorsement Earnings||Total Earnings||Racing Team||Contract|
|Kyle Busch||$16.1 million||$1.7 million||$17.8 million||Joe Gibbs Racing||2020|
|Jimmie Johnson||$14.8 million||$2.8 million||$17.6 million||Hendrick Motorsports||2020|
|Denny Hamlin||$13.1 million||$1.5 million||$14.6 million||Joe Gibbs Racing||2020|
|Kevin Harvick||$10.9 million||$1.3 million||$12 million||Stewart-Haas Racing||2020|
|Martin Truex Jr||$10.4 million||$1.1 million||$11.5 million||Joe Gibbs Racing||2020|
|Brad Keselowski||$9.4 million||$1 million||$10.4 million||Ford Monster Energy Racing||2020|
|Chase Elliott||$8 million||$2.2 million||$10.2 million||Hendrick Motorsports||2020|
|Joey Logano||$9 million||$1 million||$10 million||Ford Monster Energy Racing||2020|
|Kyle Larson||$8 million||$800,000||$8.8 million||Chip Ganassi Racing||2020|
|Clint Bowyer||$6.4 million||$500,000||$6.9 million||Stewart-Haas Racing||2020|
|William Byron||$5 million||$500,000||$5.5 million||Hendrick Motorsports||2020|
|Alex Bowman||$3.5 million||N/A||$3.5 million||Hendrick Motorsports||2020|
|Kurt Busch||$3.3 million||N/A||$3.3 million||Chevrolet Motorsport||2020|
|Aric Almirola||$2.5 million||N/A||$2.5 million||Stewart-Haas Racing||2020|
|Ryan Newman||$2 million||N/A||$2 million||Roush Fenway Racing||2020|
|Erik Jones||$1.85 million||N/A||$1.85 million||Joe Gibbs Racing||2020|
In the above table you can see the salaries and endorsement earnings of all NASCAR drivers. All information regarding to NASCAR drivers salaries and endorsement earnings gathered from trusted sources.
Kyle Busch Base Salary ($16.1 million): Busch won 2019, NASCAR sprint cup and signed long-term contract deal with (JGR). In the start of the new year, Forbes released their list of highest paid NASCAR drivers and Busch with annual salary $16.1 million become best paid in 2020.
Jimmie Johnson Base Salary ($14.8 million): Jimmie Johnson signed long-term deal with Hendrick Motorsports. According to reports, he make ($14.8 million) annually from contract. Johnson become most marketable athlete in year 2020 with ($2.8 million) endorsement earnings.
Denny Hamlin Base Salary ($13.1 million): Hamlin drive for (Joe Gibbs Racing) team in NASCAR sprint cup series. He is full-time driver for the team alongside (Jimmie Johnson). He make $13.1 million salary yearly from his contract with (JGR) team. His new extension of contract with JGR racing team bring him in most earning Nascar drivers 2020