20. Jonathan Gresham, currently signed to Ring of Honor, where he is the current ROH Pure Champion in his first reign, has finished at 20th rank.
19. American-Canadian professional wrestler and singer Chris Jericho has come in at 19th rank.
18. Associated with All Japan Pro Wrestling where he is former record seven-time Triple Crown Heavyweight Champion and a six-time World Tag Team Champion, Suwama is the 18th ranking wrestler in the PWI 500 list.
17. Mexican Luchador or professional wrestler Último Guerrero, currently working for Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre has been ranked 17th by the PWI.
16. American professional wrestler currently signed with WWE, Karrion Kross comes in at 16th position in the PWI rankings.
15. Japanese professional wrestler signed to New Japan Pro-Wrestling Tetsuya Naito has been ranked 15th by the PWI rankings.
14. American professional wrestler signed to All Elite Wrestling, Darby Allin finishes 14th at the PWI rankings for 2021.
13. American professional actor, voice actor, former American football player, and former powerlifter BigE is ranked 13th by the PWI.
12. WWE fame wrestler and actor Randy Orton is placed at the 12th rank.
11. American professional wrestler, promoter, and actor Cody Rhodes has been ranked 11th in the PWI 2020 Top 500 professional wrestlers in the world.
10. American professional wrestler currently signed to Impact Wrestling, Rich Swann finished at the 10th rank in the PWI 2021 rankings.
9. Coming in at 9th rank is Japanese professional wrestler Shingo Takagi, who is currently signed to New Japan Pro-Wrestling and is the current and longest reigning IWGP World Heavyweight Champion.
8. Irish professional wrestler currently signed to WWE, Finn Bálor comes in at the 8th rank.
7. English professional wrestler Will Ospreay ranked seventh on the latest PWI rankings. Ospreay is currently signed to New Japan Pro-Wrestling and is a former IWGP World Heavyweight Champion.
6. Currently signed to All Elite Wrestling, Jon Moxley is an American professional wrestler and actor who has been placed sixth by the PWI ranking.
5. The PWI 2021 rankings have placed Japanese professional wrestler and martial artist Kota Ibushi in fifth place.
4. Scottish professional wrestler Drew McIntyre has been ranked fourth in the latest PWI rankings.
3. American professional wrestler, mixed martial artist, and armed forces veteran Bobby Lashley comes third in the PWI rankings this year.
2. Samoan-American professional wrestler, actor, and former professional gridiron football player, Roman Reigns ranks second in the PWI 2021 rankings.
1. Leading the rankings for this year is Canadian professional wrestler Kenny Omega. The 37-year wrestler is the executive vice president of All Elite Wrestling, in which he also performs.