Today, Bakary Kone is part of the Olympique Lyonnais squad. Bakary Kone joined the club based in France in 2005. He earns a €- million a year as salary until 2015 as it is the year when Bakary Kone's deal finalizes. He also has a buy-out clause that amounts to €- to protect the player from other clubs that want to negotiate with the current club of Bakary Kone and they don't want to release him.
If we pay attention to the salaries of the players who play today for Olympique Lyonnais, footballers including Bedimo has a salary that is close to the one that Bakary Kone has. Bedimo earns €624000 but Bakary Kone makes €-M, as we mentioned before. On the other hand, if we look at the salaries given to the footballers worldwide, Bakary Kone holds a low salary.
Players like Pitroipa has more or less the same salary as Bakary Kone, who is also part of the national team. On the contrary, other footballers like Kabore or Pitroipa have one of the biggest salaries in the national side.