Known Facts about Barcelona's Lionel Messi

Messi is an Argentine-born professional athlete.

His Barcelona contract paid him $160 million a year.

Endorsements generate $40-60 million per year for him.

As a professional athlete, he is the highest paid in the world.

The total annual income typically exceeds $200 million.

A total of $1.3 billion has been earned by him throughout his career.

A salary of around $900 million has been earned by him.

Approximately $400 million has been earned from endorsements.