Here is the current list of highest earners at every Gallagher Premiership club for the 2021/22 season…
Bath Rugby: Taulupe Faletau – £475,000
Bristol Bears: Charles Piutau – £1m
The former All Black full-back or wing, who surprised many by leaving New Zealand before reaching the peak of his powers, has allegedly become British rugby’s first million pound man.
Exeter Chiefs: Stuart Hogg – £500,000
The fullback signed a new deal recently, accepting a slight pay-cut.
Gloucester Rugby: Jonny May – £320,000
Became the best paid player at Kingsholm following Danny Cipriani’s sudden departure in December.