Update on the Accuracy of Orton’s Annual WWE Pay, Preview for Money in the Bank Kickoff (Video)

Nick Paglino

Update on the Accuracy of Orton's Annual WWE Pay

According to The Wrestling Observer, the $3.5 million figure that was reported in the TMZ article regarding Randy Orton's annual pay, must have included merchandising and all other bonuses/incentives figured in.

According to the Observer report, no one on the WWE roster, with the possible exception of special attraction talent like The Rock and Brock Lesnar, has a downside contract guarantee of more than $1 million. There might have been months when Randy Orton was making $291,666 per month working in WWE, but that was likely for only a short time, and it was because he was headlining multiple PPV events.

Preview for Money in the Bank Kickoff

The following is a preview of this Sunday's WWE Money in the Bank Kickoff:

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