Financial report published by The Times, shows the huge gap in difference in the wages by the highest earner in different Premier League clubs.
The report shows that Brazilian midfielder Coutinho earns £150,000 per week at Liverpool, with Ozil going home with £140k a week.
Unsurprisingly, Burnley are at the bottom of the table, while Manchester United are top with Wayne Rooney’s £300k-a-week wage.
Injury-prone West Ham forward Andy Carroll is West Ham’s highest earner, while Crystal Palace striker Christian Benteke earns an astonishing £120k-a-week.
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Each Premier League club’s Highest Earner:
Arsenal Mesut Özil £140,000 a week
Bournemouth Jack Wilshere £80,000
Burnley Robbie Brady £30-35,000
Chelsea Cesc Fàbregas £220,000
Crystal Palace Christian Benteke £120,000
Everton Romelu Lukaku £75,000
Hull Abel Hernández £35,000
Leicester Jamie Vardy/Riyad Mahrez £100,000
Liverpool Philippe Coutinho £150,000
Manchester City Sergio Agüero/Yaya Touré £240,000
Manchester United Wayne Rooney £300,000
Middlesbrough Álvaro Negredo £100,000
Southampton Fraser Forster £90,000
Stoke Xherdan Shaqiri/ Marko Arnautovic £65,000
Sunderland Jermain Defoe £70,000
Swansea Fernando Llorente/Gylfi Sigurdsson £70,000
Tottenham Harry Kane/Hugo Lloris £120,000
Watford Troy Deeney £50,000
West Brom Darren Fletcher/ James Morrison £65,000
West Ham Andy Carroll £80,000