How much money does a Boxing Referee make?
Boxing referees are paid mainly based on their category. Apart from these, different boxing refs from same category may get different amount of money based on their performances as well as experience. However, a boxing referee also receives different amount of payment for officiating a general match and conducting a high profile fight. Our this article will assist you knowing how much the boxing referees get for operating a fight and how much they make annually.
Boxing Referees Salary Chart:
|Match Officials||Per Match Fees||High Profile Fight Fees||Yearly Income|
|Joe Cortez||5K US Dollars||25K US Dollars||350K US Dollars|
|Daniel Van de Wiele||5K US Dollars||25K US Dollars||350K US Dollars|
|Kenny Bayless||5K US Dollars||25K US Dollars||350K US Dollars|
|Randy Neumann||5K US Dollars||25K US Dollars||350K US Dollars|
|Jay Nady||5K US Dollars||25K US Dollars||350K US Dollars|
|Mickey Vann||3.5K US Dollars||10K US Dollars||225K US Dollars|
|Eddie Cotton||3.5K US Dollars||10K US Dollars||225K US Dollars|
|Jon Schorle||3.5K US Dollars||10K US Dollars||225K US Dollars|
|Octavio Meyran (Retired)||Not Available||Not Available||Not Available|
|Steve Smoger (Retired)||Not Available||Not Available||Not Available|
|Frank Cappuccino (Died)||Not Available||Not Available||Not Available|
Per Match Fees: As I have mentioned it earlier, per match fees of a boxing referee is highly dependent on his category. The match fee for the professional boxing referees ranges between 3 thousand to 5 thousand US Dollars. The referees with the most experience and reputation often receives 5K USD for officiating a boxing match. The female referees also based on their qualities grab something between 800 to 1.5K USD for an appearance. Apart from these, the entry level referees take only 500 USD for their duty in a single boxing match.
Category Based Salary for the Boxing Referees:
|Category||Annual Salary||Per Match Fees||High Profile Fight Fees|
|Professional Boxing Referee||350K US Dollars||3K – 5K US Dollars||10K – 25K US Dollars|
|Female Boxing Referee||35K US Dollars||8 Hundred – 1.5K US Dollars||2.5K US Dollars|
|Entry Level Boxing Referee||12K US Dollars||5 Hundred US Dollars||Not Applicable|
High Profile Fight Fees: The PPV Main Card Fights which are generally known as the high profile fights, are the best options for a boxing referee to bag healthier amount of money. The professional referees generally take 10K to 25K USD as a high profile fight fee. The amount 25 thousand is paid to the ones who are the bests in the business. Female referees earn lesser in this case as well. They get 2.5 thousand USD for their job to manage a high profile fight. However, the rookie referees aren’t generally given chance to conduct such a massive game with immense pressure thus the sector is not applicable for them.
Yearly Salary: A professional boxing referee takes around 350 thousand USD to home per year. The female refs pocket around 35K US Dollars for their duties throughout a year. However, when a referee is at entry level he can make up to $12K in a year.