Coaching in the top international soccer leagues is a stressful job. The hours are grueling and winning is the only real job security. Some teams are worth billions of dollars, wins are worth millions, and a coach who can win is invaluable. Thus, manager salaries are substantial. As tough as managing for a club team is, imagine the pressure of leading a national team. The entire country is watching as the team wins or loses.
The salaries for men’s national team managers are staggering, to say the least. Here is a list of the highest paid managers in this year’s World Cup: