Top 10 Highest Paid Coaches in PSL

Have you ever guessed how much the coaches in PSL earn? Top Most 10 outlines the bio 10 highest paid coaches in the PSL I this article.

The Premier Soccer League (PSL) is the professional soccer leagues-and-cups administrator in South Africa based in Johannesburg and founded in 1996 following an agreement between the National Soccer League and the remnants of the National Professional Soccer League (NPSL).

Here are the Highest Earning Coaches in PSL

10. Steve Baker (Stellenbosch Fc) R400,000

Steven Robert “Steve” Barker (born 23 December 1967) is a South African former football (soccer) player and coach currently managing South African Premier Division club Stellenbosch F.C.


9. John Maduka (Maritzburg United) R400,000

John Maduka (born 27 September 1970 in Thyolo) is a retired Malawian footballer. Until his retirement in 2009, He was playing for Bloemfontein Celtic. He is currently the head coach of Pietermaritzburg based club Maritzburg United F.C.


8. Khabo Zondo (Royal Am) R450,000

highest paid football managers in PSL

John Khabonina Zondo (born 24 December 1961) is a South African association football coach. He managed Royal Eagles from 2015 to 2016, and Royal AM from 2022.

His previous clubs include Bloemfontein Celtic, Golden Arrows, Classic FC and also worked as an assistant coach for Bafana Bafana.


7. Gavin Hunt (Supersport United) R500,000

Highest paid coaches PSL

Gavin Hunt (born 11 July 1964) is a South African former football (soccer) player and coach who currently manages Supersport United. He previously managed Premier Soccer League club Kaizer Chiefs. On 28 May 2021 Kaizer Chiefs released him from his contract after a string of poor results with the club.


6. Steve Komphela (Mamelodi Sundowns) R600,000

Steve Komphela (born 1 July 1967) is a South African football coach and a former player. He is the former manager of Maritzburg United, Kaizer Chiefs, Golden Arrows and Bloemfontein Celtic. He is currently working as a Senior Coach at Mamelodi Sundowns and he has been credited for his good work at Mamelodi Sundowns.


5. Jose Riviero (Orlando Pirates) R600,000

Highest paid coaches in PSL

José Luis Riveiro (born 15 September 1975) is a Spanish professional football manager who currently manages one of South Africa’s biggest football clubs Orlando Pirates FC in the DStv Premiership.


4. Rhunali Mokwena (Mamelodi Sundowns) R600,000

Rhulani Mokwena (born January 8, 1987) is a South African football manager who is the manager of Mamelodi Sundowns.

The son of former Orlando Pirates player Julias Sono, and nephew to Jomo Sono, Mokwena hails from a footballing family. He started his professional coaching career in the youth systems at Silver Stars and progressed to assistant manager at Mamelodi Sundowns and Pirates.

Moreover, in 2019, he became interim manager of Pirates, holding the position for five months, before being appointed as the head coach at Chippa United the following year.


3. Eric Tinkler (Cape Town City) R650,000

Highest paid coaches in PSL

Eric Tinkler (born 30 July 1970) is a South African football coach and former player who manages Cape Town City. He is the third on our list of highest paid PSL coaches.


2. Manqoba Mngqhiti (Mamelodi Sundowns) R750,000

Manqoba Mngqithi (born 25 April 1971 in Umzimkhulu) is a South African football coach who is the “senior coach” of Mamelodi Sundowns.

He has managed a number of clubs in the Premier Soccer League.Manqoba Mqithi is considered as one of the best coaches in South Africa. He has been a coach for more than 15 years and is a former school teacher by profession


1. Arthur Zwane (Kaizer Chiefs) R800,000

highest paid coaches in PSL

Arthur Jabulani Zwane (born 20 September 1973) is a South African football coach and former player, most notably for Kaizer Chiefs. He is currently a head coach for Kaizer Chiefs.