Cricket Commentators Salary 2022
Cricket Commentators play a very vital role during the match to make the event more exciting. Without commentators it’s like sugarless tea. However, the commentators describe the match ball by ball. Now the question is how much fee the cricket commentators get for their great efforts. They are paid as per match and have a high figure of annual salary. Indian Commentators are bagged around $25,00 per match and an annual salary $1 million. For a complete series, they are paid about $50,000 so far. IPL TV SCHEDULE 2022.
Sanjay Vijay Manjrekar is an Indian cricket commentator who is paid $55,810 per series and the annual salary of the legend is $1 million. The former Indian cricketer is the highest-paid cricket commentator in the recent period. One more Indian popular personality is Harsha Bhogle who is also paid $1 million. Working for ESPN Star Sports & ABC he is paid $2500 for each match. There are also some other popular cricket commentators. Let’s see how much they make in a year what are their fee for per match. WHERE TO WATCH IPL 2022 LIVE ON TV.
Cricket Commentators Salary 2022
|Commentators||Broadcaster||Fee Per match||Fee Per series||Annual Salary|
|Sanjay Manjrekar||ESPN Star Sports||$2,500||$55,810||$1 million|
|Harsha Bhogle||ESPN Star Sports & ABC||$2,500||$50,000||$1 million|
|Sunil Gavaskar||ESPN Star Sports||$2,500||$50,000||$1 million|
|Sourav Ganguly||ESPN Star Sports||$2,500||$50,000||$1 million|
|Shane Warne||Sky Sports, N ESPN Star Sports||$2,000||$58,000||$1 million|
|Ian Bishop||Sky Sports||$2,000||$52,000||$900,000|
|Mark Nichola||Sky Sports||$4000||$50,000||$850,000|
|Geoffrey Boycott||Sky Sports||$4000||$50,000||$850,000|
|Michael Vaughan||Sky Sports||$4000||$50,000||$850,000|
|Ian Botham||Sky Sports||$4000||$50,000||$850,000|
|Mike Atherton||Sky Sports||$4000||$50,000||$850,000|
|Alan Wilkins||Sky Sports||$4000||$50,000||$850,000|
|David Lloyd||Sky Sports||$4000||$50,000||$850,000|
|Ian Chappell||ESPN Star Sports||$2,500||$40,000||$700,000|
|Mike Haysman||TEN Sports||$1,000||$45,000||$700,000|
|Russel Arnold||TEN Sports||$1,500||$45,000||$700,000|
|Waqar Younis||TEN Sports||$1,500||$45,000||$700,000|
|Rameez Raja||TEN Sports||$2,200||$45,000||$700,000|
|Waseem Akram||ESPN Star Sports||$1,500||$35,000||$600,000|
|Mark Richardson||Sky Sport||$1,500||$30,000||$560,000|
|Pommie Mbangwa||TEN Sports||$1,000||$40,000||$500,000|
|Athar Ali Khan||Independent Television||$1,000||$15,000||$350,000|
Most of the cricket commentators are former cricketers of ICC, as well as Sourav Ganguly, Sunil Gavaskar who were in Indian cricket team. Shane Warne who played for Cricket Australia presently works for Sky Sports. He is well paid cricket commentators in recent time who earn $2000 as per match fee.
About five commentators get paid $1 million annually and the others get less than one million USD. SKY Sports commentators are paid $4000 as per match fee and the annual salary is also the same $850,000. Only Ian Bishop gets paid $900,000 per annum.
Local commentators are paid less than the International commentators they are bagged up to $350,000 in a year. The league and club matches fee is also less than International cricket. But IPL paid a good amount just like International cricket