The following is a list of the top 10 highest paid NASCAR drivers:
The first position on this list is taken up by Dale Earnhardt Jr and he earns about $28 million per year. The next position on this list of the top 10 highest paid NASCAR drivers has been given to the famous Jeff Gordon who earns an annual amount of $24 million. The third position is given to Tony Stewart who earns as much as $22 million on a yearly basis.
Jimmie Johnson earns $21 million annually and comfortably takes up the 4th position on this list. The 5th rank goes to Carl Edwards who makes $15.5 million per year. Kevin Harvick earns about $14 million annually and comes 6th on the list of the top 10 highest paid NASCAR drivers.
The 7th position has been given to Kyle Busch who also makes $14 million per year. The next driver on this list is Danica Patrick who earns $12 million per year and takes the 8th position. She is the only female on this list. The 9th position is given to Matt Kenseth who makes $11.5 million. The last place is taken up by Kasey Kahne who earns $11 million.