RB Leipzig's Ralf Rangnick is reportedly the most well-paid sporting director in the Bundesliga. Fortuna Düsseldorf's Lutz Pfannenstiel has the lowest income.
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RB Leipzig sporting director Ralf Rangnick is the most well-paid sporting director in the Bundesliga according to numbers from Sport Bild.
Rangnick is currently also working as the club's head coach which is reflected in his annual salary which was increased from €3,5 million to around €4 million prior to this season.
Meanwhile, Hasan Salihamidzic may work as the sporting director of Bayern München, but his salary of €0,5-1 million a year is below average compared to his colleagues at other Bundesliga clubs.
Lutz Pfannenstiel, who recently took over as Fortuna Düsseldorf sporting director, has the lowest income on the list as he earns below €500.000 a year.
Check out the full list below.
Ralf Rangnick, RB Leipzig
Jörg Schmadtke, VfL Wolfsburg
Christian Heidel, Schalke 04
Max Eberl, Borussia Mönchengladbach
Rudi Völler, Bayer Leverkusen
Fredi Bobic, Eintracht Frankfurt
Michael Zorc, Borussia Dortmund
Stefan Reuter, FC Augsburg
Horst Heldt, Hannover 06
Michael Preetz, Hertha BSC
Rouven Schröder, Mainz 05
Frank Baumann, Werder Bremen
Alexander Rosen, TSG Hoffenheim
Michael Reschke, VfB Stuttgart
Andreas Bornemann, FC Nürnberg
Hasan Salihamidzic, Bayern München
Jochen Saier, SC Freiburg
Below €0,5 million
Lutz Pfannenstiel, Fortuna Düsseldorf