Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh set to receive pay raise next month

He's the third highest paid college coach in the country. And now, his wallet is set to get a little fatter.

Michigan Football head coach Jim Harbaugh is slated to receive a 10% raise next month, meaning he'll be earning over $8 million next year. There is a clause in his contract that calls for a 10 percent raise to both his base salary and lucrative “additional compensation” portion of his deal on Jan. 11, 2020.

His contract also earned him a 10% raise in 2017.

Since joining the Wolverines as head coach ahead of the 2015 season, Harbaugh has put up a47-17 record, including a 32-12 mark in the Big Ten. However, he's the first Michigan coach to begin his tenure with five straight losses to the rival Buckeyes.


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