Today, Benedikt Howedes is part of the FC Schalke 04 squad. Benedikt Höwedes joined the club based in Germany in 2007. He earns a â‚¬- million a year as salary until 2017 as it is the year when Benedikt Höwedes's deal finalizes. He also has a buy-out clause that amounts to â‚¬- to protect the player from other clubs that want to negotiate with the current club of Benedikt Höwedes and they don't want to release him.
If we pay attention to the salaries of the players who play today for FC Schalke 04, footballers including Anthony Annan has a salary that is close to the one that Benedikt Höwedes has. Anthony Annan earns â‚¬1500000 but Benedikt Höwedes makes â‚¬-M, as we mentioned before. On the other hand, if we look at the salaries given to the footballers worldwide, Benedikt Höwedes holds a low salary.
Having a look at the salaries of those players who belong to the Germany national team, players like Ron-Robert Zieler have the same or almost the same salary as Benedikt Howedes. However, in the same national team there are other players with a higher a salary. For instance: Philipp Lahm or Bastian Schweinsteiger.