James McArthur

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Picture of the 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) tall Scottish centre midfielder of Crystal Palace

BirthdateOctober 7th, 1987
BirthplaceGlasgow, Scotland
Length1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
TeamCrystal Palace
Positioncentre midfielder

McArthur Salary & Net Worth Revealed

How much does he earn?

In September 2018 the centre midfielder signed a contract with Crystal Palace that nets him a whopping salary of 3.3 Million Euro (2.8 Million Pound) per year. We have crunched the numbers, this means he earns €16,359 (£14,564) per day and €682 (£607) per hour!

Per year€3,300,000£2,937,761
Per month€275,000£244,813
Per week€67,073£59,711
Per day€16,359£14,564
Per hour€682£607
Per minute€11.36£10.11
Per second€0.19£0.17

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Wow! This means the average man in the UK needs to work for at least 8.2 years to earn the same as Jamie earns in only 1 month.

Crystal Palace Salary Overview 20-21
The salary of the Scottish centre midfielder compared to his Crystal Palace teammates

Net Worth & Market Value
Net Worth19.5 Million Euro (17 Million Pound)
Market Value6 Million Euro (5.2 Million Pound)
The Scotsman came through the academy of Hamilton Academical in his home country, before going on to feature for the clubs first-team, he made his move to England in 2010 with Wigan Athletic and later joined Crystal Palace in 2014, conjuring up a net worth close to €19.5 million (£17 million). The Crystal Palace midfielder has a market value in the region of €6 million (£5.2 million).

McArthur Tattoo - Does he have one?

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James  McArthur tattoo, the Scottish number 18 from Glasgow, Scotland
A catch! The Crystal Palace midfielder had been out fishing all day in the lakes and finally he's made a splash! No ink splashes on skin, quite queer for a Scotsman eh? (Image: Twitter)

Love Life - Single, Girlfriend or Wife?

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James McArthur - Louisa
Picture of his , who goes by the name Louisa.
The Scotsman and his wife are a low-key couple and were married in June of 2014, together they are parents to two wonderful young children. (Image: Twitter)

Family - Get to know them

Daughter - Ella
Picture of James  McArthur Daughter, called Ella
Daddy's golfing buddy! The clever man from Scotland lets his toddler daughter do all the lifting as enjoys his golf day! (Image: Twitter)

McArthur Car - What does he drive?

Picture of his    car
The Crystal Palace midfielder likes to work his body even on his days off, here he is riding the bicycle for a charity event in London. (Image: Twitter)

House - Where does he live?

Location: London, England
House of the Scottish number 18, located in London, England
Enjoying a healthy breakfast at his London home with his pet pup by his side before going in for training. (Image: Twitter)


Born in Glasgow, he grew up supporting Rangers and played youth football at Rangers SBC, St. Johnstone, Rangers SABC and Clyde before joining Scottish First Division club Hamilton Academical in 2003. He made his professional debut playing for Hamilton against Ross County in January 2005 and would slowly establish himself in their first-team during the following season. During his time with The Accies he featured in 192 games, scored 9 and assisted 5 goals, moreover he helped the club win promotion to the Scottish Premier League and had captained them several times all by the time he was 22 years old. After being courted by several Premier League and EFL Championship clubs the Scottish midfielder put pen to paper and signed for Premier League outfit Wigan Athletic on a four-year contract on 23 July 2010. He played a bit-part role in his debut season but by the time his second season arrived he had already established himself as a first-team regular, scoring his first goal for The Latics against Tottenham Hotspur on 31 January 2012, and followed it up two games later with the winning strike against Bolton Wonderers. In the 2012/13 season the Scotsman played 40 games as his side suffered both incredible highs and lows, Wigan Athletic upset Manchester City to win the FA Cup, but were relegated from the Premier League just three days later. On 1 September 2014 the Scotsman signed for Crystal Palace, scoring his first goal for The Eagles on 13 December 2014 in a 1-1 draw against Stoke City, a first-team regular the Scotsman has made 170 appearances for Crystal Palace, scoring 19 and assisting 13 goals.

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