The base salary for Basketball Referee ranges from $29,885 to $44,220 with the average base salary of $36,295. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $29,937 to $46,256 with the average total cash compensation of $37,209.
The average pay range for a Basketball Referee varies greatly (by as much as $18,000), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.
The national average salary for a Basketball Referee is $45,461 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Basketball Referee salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 9195 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Basketball Referee employees.
Entry-level NBA referees earn $600 per game or $250,000 per year as “rookies.” After three to five years of experience, entry-level referees are eligible for a higher salary at the senior level. Senior referees (the most experienced referees) make an average of $3,500 per game or an annual salary of $500,000.
Professional NBA Referees generally take 7 thousand US Dollars for officiating a single NBA fixture. However, for the play-off matches they receive a bigger amount of money in 9K USD. If they get the chance to officiate a semifinal or final of the NBA season they get up to 29 thousand US Dollars for that special duty.
Average Salary for NBA Referee is $350,000 USD. The average NBA Referee salary can fall anywhere in the range of $180,000 to $500,000 a year. NBA referee salary is also raised to match. Just in the first few rounds of the play-off season, the average NBA referee salary can be up to $10,000 a game.
The base salary for Basketball Referee ranges from $26,944 to $39,868 with the average base salary of $32,723. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $26,991 to $41,704 with the average total cash compensation of $33,547.
For IBT varsity tournaments, $150 per day (first six hours), 6-8 hours $200, 9 or more hours $250. For subvarsity tournaments, pay will be $120 per day (up to six hours), 6-8 hours paid at $160, 9 or more hours at $200. Dual meet wrestling tournaments are paid for each dual officiating in accordance with the above rates.