The average NA LCS player salary is over $105,000

ESPN conducted an anonymous survey with 33 top League of Legends players from Europe and North America and revealed the average salary for each region. 

According to the survey the average salary for a North American LCS player is $105,385. This is listed as a base salary so any bonuses, prize money, merchandise or sponsor income is not included. 

In Europe the average salary is €76,137, which is around $20,000 less than the NA average. 

The survey also revealed some other interesting information such as 27% of players saying they would have reservations about adding a woman to the team and 21% saying they have seen a play compete while high or inebriated. 

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