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FIM Superbike World Championship Riders Salaries | Contract Details | How Much They Earn from Potential Bonuses?

WorldSBK Riders Salaries

The upcoming season of WorldSBK is announced, the first race will take place in the month of February at Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit, in Australia. Superbike World Championship teams announced the riders line-ups for the season 2023. Jonathan Rea, Dominique Aegerter and Álvaro Bautista hold top contract deals with the WorldSBK teams. Some riders recently changed their teams. WorldSBK riders salaries reported.

WSBK RidersBase SalaryPotential BonusTeamsContracts
Jonathan Rea$1.8m$500kKawasaki Racing 2023
Dominique Aegerter$750k$300kYamaha Team2023
Scott Reading$650k$300kBMW Motorrad2023
Alex Lowes$625k$200kKawasaki Racing2023
Alvaro Bautista$500k$ Racing2023
Toprak Razgatlıoglu$500k$200kPata Yamaha 2023
Andrea Locatelli$500k$150kPata Yamaha Team2023
Michael van der Mark$450k$200kBMW Motorrad2023
Tom Sykes$400k$150kKawasaki Racing2023
Remy Gardner$350kYamaha Team2023
Michael Ruben$ Racing2023
Garrett Gerloff$300kBonovo Action BMW2023
Xavi Vierge$300kTeam HRC2023
Axel Bassani$275kMotocorsa Racing2023
Loris Baz$275kBonovo Action BMW2023
Lorenzo Baldassarri$275kGMT94 Yamaha2023
Philipp Oettl$275kTeam GoEleven2023
Hafizh Syahrin$250kMIE Racing Honda2023
Isaac Vinales$250kTPR by Viñales Racing2023
Eric Granado$250kMIE Racing Honda2023
Bradley Ray$150kYamaha Motoxracing2023
Oliver Konig$100kOrelac Racing2023
What is Potential Bonus how much riders earn?

Potential Bonus is awarded to the riders in MotoGP and Superbike Championship if they retain their position in the top drivers standings for another year. If a rider finished third in the season, the team offered him contract which include potential bonus to finish in the top 5 position. It depends on the teams how much they offered to the riders in the of bonuses. The top three riders earn most money from potential bonuses.

How Much Riders Earn from Prize Money?

The official information regarding WorldSBK prize money not revealed yet however back in year 2018, a source reported that WSBK riders earn based on their standings in the points table. The first place rider earn share of $200k from the prize money, $175k awarded to second place rider and third place rider receive share of $100k.

Jonathan Rea : Salary $1.8m :
Jonathan Rea Salary Contract

Jonathan Rea is looking forward to become the champion seventh time his contract deal with Kawasaki renew and he is currently earning $1.8m reported by number of media outlets in UK and US.

Dominique Aegerter : Salary $750k :
Dominique Aegerter Salary

Dominique Aegerter is the racer to watch this season, he is hopeful to give tough challenge to Alvaro Bautista, Scott Reading and Toprak Razgathiolglu for the WorldSBK championship, his current contract worth of $750k a season with Yamaha Team.

Scott Reading : Salary $650k :
Scott Redding Salary Contract

Scott Reading is hopeful to win the WorldSBK championship title this year. He hold contract with BMW Motorrad in 2023 worth of $650k and if retain the top position in the season earn potential bonus upto $300k.

WorldSBK riders salaries will be updated in year 2024 further details regarding to contracts or new entry during the season details will be updated once the move of rider is confirmed.