Sheffield Wednesday F.C. Players Wages And Salaries (Top Earners in 2024)

This post lists Sheffield Wednesday F.C. player’s wages, and salaries for the 2023/2024 season, including the top 5 highest earners In the team.

Sheffield Wednesday’s total player salaries for the 2023-2024 season in the Championship are £14,584,000, which is roughly £280,462 per week.

Let’s get to the list.

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Sheffield Wednesday F.C. Players Salaries

Jeff Hendrick£ 35,000£ 1,820,000
Barry Bannan£ 24,038£ 1,250,000
Michael Smith£ 17,500£ 910,000
Will Vaulks£ 15,962£ 830,000
Michael Ihiekwe£ 15,192£ 790,000
Callum Paterson£ 15,000£ 780,000
Josh Windass£ 15,000£ 780,000
Ashley Fletcher£ 15,000£ 780,000
Liam Palmer£ 12,000£ 624,000
Mallik Wilks£ 11,923£ 620,000
Dominic Iorfa£ 9,500£ 494,000
Anthony Musaba£ 9,000£ 468,000
Cameron Dawson£ 8,500£ 442,000
Marvin Johnson£ 8,077£ 420,000
Lee Gregory£ 8,000£ 416,000
Devis Vásquez£ 7,500£ 390,000
Akin Famewo£ 7,308£ 380,000
George Byers£ 6,731£ 350,000
Bambo Diaby£ 6,500£ 338,000
Di'Shon Bernard£ 6,500£ 338,000
Tyreeq Bakinson£ 5,962£ 310,000
John Buckley£ 5,000£ 260,000
Reece James£ 3,846£ 200,000
Juan Delgado£ 3,000£ 156,000
Mohamed Diaby£ 3,000£ 156,000
Pol Valentín£ 2,000£ 104,000
Ciaran Brennan£ 1,923£ 100,000
Djeidi Gassama£ 1,500£ 78,000

Top 5 Highest Paid

1. Jeff Hendrick

After a time with Newcastle’s under-21s, Jeff Hendrick joined Sheffield Wednesday on a season-long loan on September 1, 2023.

He quickly made his debut on September 16, impressing fans, even though the game ended in a 1-0 home defeat to Ipswich Town.

However, Hendrick has one year left on his contract with Sheffield Wednesday, and he’s set to earn £1,820,000 by the time it expires on May 31, 2024. This is about £35,000 per week.

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2. Barry Bannan

Barry Bannan is an integral player for Sheffield Wednesday and has had quite a remarkable career with the club. He joined the team back in 2015, and since then, he’s become a fan favorite.

In 2015, he made his debut and scored his first goal for Sheffield Wednesday. His impressive performance earned him a new contract in January.

In the 2020/2021 season, he was even named the captain of the team. During the 2021/2022 season, Bannan continued to play at his best.

He was nominated for various awards and won some, like the League One Player of the Month. In the 2022/2023 season, he continued to impress, winning more awards and earning contract extensions. He’s consistently proven his worth and remains a vital player for Sheffield Wednesday.

3. Michael Smith

Michael Smith, Sheffield Wednesday’s goal-scoring sensation. He is a powerful Centre-Forward, having joined Sheffield Wednesday back in 2022 from Rotherham United.

In his first season, Smith scored his first goal from the penalty spot against Bradford City. His outstanding performances in the League One matches against Morecambe and Ipswich Town even earned him the September Player of the Month award.

In addition, Michael Smith will earn £910,000 in the 2023-2024 season, which averages out to £17,500 per week. This comes as part of his two-year contract with Sheffield Wednesday, which will keep him at the club until June 30, 2025.

In total, his contract is worth £1,820,000. At 31 years old, Michael Smith is proving his worth both on and off the field.

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4. Will Vaulks

Will Vaulks joined the team on June 21, 2022, after leaving Cardiff City, and he made his debut against Portsmouth on July 30. On October 1, he scored his first goal for the club against Port Vale.

Will Vaulks, who plays in a defensive midfield position, has one year left on his contract which ends on June 30, 2024. However, the 29-year-old currently earns £15,962 per week and will be taking home a base salary of £830,000.

5. Michael Ihiekwe

Michael Ihiekwe joined Sheffield Wednesday F.C. after leaving Rotherham United, and he has been a crucial player In the team.

He is 30 years old and has a contract with Sheffield Wednesday that will run until June 30, 2024. However, he is earning about £15,192 per week.