Back when he decided that it was time to leave New Japan and head back to the United States, Karl Anderson negotiated with TNA on a contract. Reports have now surfaced that the offer on the table from management was for a yearly salary of $200,000. Anderson turned that down and opted to go with WWE instead. No word yet on what World Wrestling Entertainment is paying Karl, but he felt strongly enough to turn down the other offer.
January 21, 2016
There is a bit of a dispute online right now about the actual salary that WWE is paying Alberto Del Rio. One source has him being paid approximately $1.5 million, while another conflicting source states that it is much less than that. Konnan decided to chime in since he knows Del Rio personally. The former WCW star stated that Del Rio would not be back with World Wrestling Entertainment if he wasn't making a ton of money.
November 8, 2015
Earlier in the month, the internet wrestling community was shocked when it was revealed that Carlito was close to a deal to make his return to WWE after five years away. Some bad news has surfaced. It looks like the company made a salary offer that was so low that it could be viewed as insulting. The star from Puerto Rico is still willing to listen to offers if the front office were to raise the amount of money being offered.
September 24, 2015