At the moment, Alexis Sanchez receives an annual salary of €4.226m up to 2016 as Alexis Sanchez's contract expires then. His current club, FC Barcelona, bought the player in 2005 and established with the player the amount of €100000000 as release clause in case that any other squad wanted the services of Alexis Sanchez.
Currently, Alexis Sanchez has one of the most average salaries in his club, FC Barcelona. There are other players in the same squad that have close salaries to Alexis Sanchez's, as for example: Mascherano and Pedro. Furthermore, Alexis Sanchez has a normal salary compared to the footballers who are active in the world of football.
Players such as Mark Gonzalez or David Pizarro have more or less the same salary as Alexis Sanchez, who is also part of the national team. On the contrary, other footballers like Marcos Gonzalez or Mauricio Pinilla have one of the shortest salaries in the national side.