If you are a fan of F1, you will know the charm and joy that a commentator brings to a race. From race analysis to random trivia, they make the race as a whole more entertaining and engaging to watch. But have you ever wondered how much F1 commentators earn as salary? Below is a list of some of the highest paid Formula 1 analysts in the world.
The 2 most recognizable names on the scene today are David Croft and Martin Brundle, whose name is synonymous with anyone who follows the sport. Absolute legends of the scene such as Murray Walker are forever immortalized in the sport.
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Many former F1 drivers also dabble in media and analysis, and people like David Coulthard, Martin Brundle, Joylon Palmer have successful careers as media personnel.
Formula 1 analyst and commentator salaries in 2021
|Murray walker||£ 800,000||BBC||F1 racing analyst and commentator|
|David hobbs||£ 750,000||Speed channel||F1 racing analyst and commentator|
|David croft||£ 650,000||NBC F1||F1 racing analyst and commentator|
|Ben edwards||£ 500,000||Channel 4||F1 racing analyst and commentator|
|Eddie jordan||£ 500,000||Channel 4||F1 racing analyst and commentator|
|João Carlos Costa||£ 400,000||Eurosport||F1 racing analyst and commentator|
|Carlo Vanzini||£ 355,000||Sky Italia’s||F1 racing commentator|
|Steve Matchett||£ 500,000||NBC F1||F1 racing analyst and commentator|
|Sergio Rodriguez||£ 300,000||Univision Sports||turn-by-turn announcer (Latin)|
|David coulthard||£ 400,000||Channel 4||F1 racing analyst and commentator|
|Mark Webber||£ 400,000||Channel 4||F1 racing analyst and commentator|
|Christian Gonzalez Rouco||£ 250,000||Latin America F1 Channel||Commentator in Latin language of Formula 1 (Spain)|
Disclaimer: All facts and figures on Formula 1 commentator salaries are based on analysis, research and reports published by reliable sources.