This was revealed by French publication, L’Equipe, in its annual report of the top football salaries.
Messi is number one, earning £7.3million ($9.5m) a month before tax.
Neymar is fourth, earning £2.7million a month.
Messi’s Barcelona team-mate, Luis Suarez, rounds out the top five, earning £2.5million.
The list is made up entirely of players from the Premier League, LaLiga, Serie A and Ligue 1.
The Bundesliga is the only top-five league, that does not have a representative in the top 10.
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