The Highest Paid Tennis Players Of 2022

Who is the highest paid tennis player in 2022? The tennis players who make the most money are typically the best athletes on the ATP tour. To get to the level of earning millions of dollars, the best tennis players must train relentlessly, compete at the highest level, and win lots of ATP matches. Tennis players who earn the most money are true international superstars who live impossibly luxurious lives on and off the court. Who is the highest paid male tennis player in the world right now? Who are the richest tennis players?

The highest paid tennis player Novak Djokovic takes home the most tennis earnings, putting him among the highest paid athletes of all time. Tennis stalwarts Daniil Medvedev and Alexander Zverev are among the 2022 highest paid men's tennis players. Young tennis stars Stefanos Tsitsipas and Andrey Rublev take home big tennis earnings money for their talents as well.

This list includes tennis earnings from the ATP tour only. Lucrative off-the-court endorsement deals and sponsorships are not included. Even so, thirty-seven ATP tennis players earned over a million dollars from tour play alone last year.

Check out the highest paid tennis player below and come back throughout the ATP season to see how each driver's earnings stack up!

  • Novak Djokovic
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    Annual Earnings: $9,100,547

    Novak Djokovic (born 22 May 1987) is a Serbian professional tennis player who is currently ranked world No. 1 in men's singles tennis by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).Djokovic has won 16 Grand Slam singles titles, five ATP Finals titles, 33 ATP Tour Masters 1000 titles, 12 ATP Tour 500 titles, and has held the No. 1 spot in the ATP rankings for over 260 weeks. In majors, he has won a record seven Australian Open titles, five Wimbledon titles, three US Open titles, and one French Open title. Following his victory at the 2016 French Open, he became the eighth player in history to achieve the Career Grand Slam and the third man to hold all four major titles at once, the first ...more
    • Birthplace: Serbia, Belgrade
    • Nationality: Serbia
  • Daniil Medvedev
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    Annual Earnings: $7,481,271

    Daniil Sergeyevich Medvedev (born 11 February 1996) is a Russian professional tennis player. He is currently ranked as world No. 1 by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). He has won thirteen ATP Tour singles titles, including the 2021 US Open and 2020 ATP Finals. In the former, Medvedev defeated then-world No. 1 Novak Djokovic in the final to deny him the Grand Slam. In the latter, he became the first and only player to defeat the top three ranked players in the world en route to the year-end championship title. He has also won four Masters 1000 titles and contested four major finals.
  • Alexander Zverev
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    Annual Earnings: $6,420,344

    Alexander "Sascha" Zverev Jr. (born 20 April 1997) is a German professional tennis player. He has been ranked by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) as high as world No. 3, and has been a permanent fixture in the top 10 since July 2017. Zverev's career highlights include titles at the 2018 and the 2021 ATP Finals and 2020 Tokyo Olympics. He is the only active player outside of the Big Four with five ATP Masters 1000 titles. Zverev has won 19 ATP titles in singles and two in doubles. He reached his first major final at the 2020 US Open, finishing runner-up to Dominic Thiem. Zverev is a former world No. 1 junior, and won a junior Grand Slam singles title at the 2014 Australian Open. ...more
    • Birthplace: Sochi, Krasnodar, Russia
    • Nationality: Russia
  • Stefanos Tsitsipas
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    Annul Earnings: $3,579,155

    Stefanos Tsitsipas (born 12 August 1998) is a Greek professional tennis player. He is the youngest player ranked in the top 10 by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) and has a career-high ranking of No. 5 in the world, making him the highest-ranked Greek player in history. Tsitsipas was the champion at the 2019 ATP Finals, becoming the youngest winner of the year-end championships in eighteen years. He has won seven ATP singles titles.
  • Matteo Berrettini
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    Annual Earnings: $3,331,378

    Matteo Berrettini (born 12 April 1996) is an Italian professional tennis player and model. He has a career high ATP singles ranking of world No. 6, achieved on 31 January 2022, and a career high ATP doubles ranking of world No. 105, achieved on 22 July 2019. Berrettini won his first ATP 500 level event at the 2021 Queen's Club Championships. He also reached the final of the 2021 Wimbledon Championships and the semifinals of the 2019 US Open and 2022 Australian Open.
    • Birthplace: Rome, Italy
    • Nationality: Italy
  • Andrey Rublev
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    Annual Earnings: $3,231,908

    Andrey Andreyevich Rublev (born 20 October 1997) is a Russian professional tennis player. He reached a career-high singles ranking of No. 5 by the ATP on 13 September 2021. Rublev broke into the top 10 of the ATP Tour in October 2020. He has won eight ATP singles titles. He has a career-high doubles ranking of No. 59, achieved on 18 October 2021. He has won two doubles titles and is an Olympic gold medalist, winning the mixed doubles title at the 2020 Summer Olympics with Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.
    • Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
    • Nationality: Russia