Kyle Busch leading the list of highest-paid Nascar drivers 2020. In 2020, a magazine revealed the salaries of NASCAR drivers year 2020. According to their details, Busch earns $16.1 million from the contract with the NASCAR team (Joe Gibbs Racing). Jimmie Johnson with ($14.8 million) salary and winnings ranked 2nd in the list.
|HIGHEST PAID NASCAR DRIVERS 2020|
|Drivers||Base Salary||Endorsement Earnings||Overall 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 driver’s salaries and endorsement earnings gathered from trusted sources.
Kyle Busch Base Salary ($16.1 million): Busch won 2019, NASCAR sprint cup, and signed a long-term contract deal with (JGR). At the start of the new year, Forbes released its list of highest-paid NASCAR drivers and Busch with an annual salary of $16.1 million to become best paid in 2020.
Jimmie Johnson Base Salary ($14.8 million): Jimmie Johnson signed a long-term deal with Hendrick Motorsports. According to reports, he makes ($14.8 million) annually from the contract. Johnson becomes the most marketable athlete in the 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 a full-time driver for the team alongside (Jimmie Johnson). He makes $13.1 million in salaries yearly from his contract with (JGR) team. His new extension of the contract with JGR racing team bring him in most earning Nascar drivers 2020