Tennis Umpires Salaries 2021

Tennis is one of the highest paying sports in the planet. Sponsors invest huge amount of money in this game. Most of us have vast idea about the tennis players’ salary. However, today we will discuss about how much the tennis umpires take for officiating an ATP or WTA game, how much they receive for their duties in a Grand Slam fixture. You will also know about how much they make in a year as well.

Tennis Umpires Salary Chart:

Umpire’s Name Country Role ATP / WTA Match Fees Grand Slam Match Fees Grand Slam Semifinal of Final Match Fees Yearly Earnings
Carlos Bernardes Brazil

Chair Umpire

(Professional)

1.5K Great Britain Pound 3K Great Britain Pound 5K Great Britain Pound 350K Great Britain Pound
Jake Garner USA Chair Umpire (Professional) 1.5K Great Britain Pound 3K Great Britain Pound 5K Great Britain Pound 350K Great Britain Pound
Mohamed El Jennati Morocco Chair Umpire (Professional) 1.5K Great Britain Pound 3K Great Britain Pound 5K Great Britain Pound 350K Great Britain Pound
James Keothavong UK Chair Umpire (Professional) 1.5K Great Britain Pound 3K Great Britain Pound 5K Great Britain Pound 350K Great Britain Pound
Roland Herfel Germany Chair Umpire (Professional) 1.5K Great Britain Pound 3K Great Britain Pound 5K Great Britain Pound 350K Great Britain Pound
Damian Steiner Argentina Chair Umpire (Professional) 1.5K Great Britain Pound 3K Great Britain Pound 5K Great Britain Pound 350K Great Britain Pound
Gianluca Moscarella Italy Chair Umpire (Professional) 1.5K Great Britain Pound 3K Great Britain Pound 5K Great Britain Pound 350K Great Britain Pound
Félix Torralba Spain Chair Umpire (Professional) 1.5K Great Britain Pound 3K Great Britain Pound 5K Great Britain Pound 350K Great Britain Pound
John Blom Australia Chair Umpire (Professional) 1.5K Great Britain Pound 3K Great Britain Pound 5K Great Britain Pound 350K Great Britain Pound
Eva Asderaki Moore Brazil Chair Umpire (Professional) 750 Great Britain Pound 1.5K Great Britain Pound 2.3K Great Britain Pound 200K Great Britain Pound
Mariana Alves Portugal Chair Umpire (Professional) 750 Great Britain Pound 1.5K Great Britain Pound 2.3K Great Britain Pound 200K Great Britain Pound
Louise Engzell Sweden Chair Umpire (Professional) 750 Great Britain Pound 1.5K Great Britain Pound 2.3K Great Britain Pound 200K Great Britain Pound
Marija Cicak Croatia Chair Umpire (Professional) 750 Great Britain Pound 1.5K Great Britain Pound 2.3K Great Britain Pound 200K Great Britain Pound
Juan Zhang China Chair Umpire (Professional) 750 Great Britain Pound 1.5K Great Britain Pound 2.3K Great Britain Pound 200K Great Britain Pound
Julie Kjendlie Norway Chair Umpire (Professional) 750 Great Britain Pound 1.5K Great Britain Pound 2.3K Great Britain Pound 200K Great Britain Pound

ATP / WTA Match Fees:

Professional tennis umpires receive 1.5 thousand Great Britain Pound for officiating an ATP or WTA match. They are the highest paid officials in tennis. The female umpires bag the half amount of money of what a male pro umpire gets. They generally bag 750 GBP for conducting a WTA fixture. Entry level umpires get the least amount of money for operating an ATP or WTA game, as they are just paid 350 GBP for their duties.

Grand Slam Match Fees:

Grand Slam match fees are also based upon the category as well as the performance of an umpire. The professional ones generally take 3 thousand GBP for conducting a grand slam game. However, for the semifinal and final of a grand slam tournament they get even more, as they are paid 5K GBP for managing a semi or final of a grand slam competition. On the other side, the female umpires make around 1.5K to 2.3K for the very same activity. They get 1.5K for the normal grand slam matches meanwhile earn 2.3K for the semifinal or final. However, the entry level umpires are not given such duties with tremendous pressure. Thus they need to make experience before getting selected for the games of such highly intensity.

Category Based Salary of the Tennis Umpires:

Category Yearly Income ATP / WTA Match Fees Grand Slam Match Fees
Professional Chair Umpires 350K Great Britain Pound 1.5K Great Britain Pound 3K – 5K Great Britain Pound
Professional Line Umpires 100K Great Britain Pound 500 Great Britain Pound 1.5K Great Britain Pound
Women Umpires 200K Great Britain Pound 750 Great Britain Pound 1.5K – 2.3K Great Britain Pound
Entry Level Umpires 50K Great Britain Pound 350 Great Britain Pound Not Applicable

Yearly Earnings:

Both professional male and female tennis umpires make 6 digit earning in a year. The male pro umpires pocket around 350 thousand GBP which is such huge amount of money. On the contrary, the female officials make around 200K GBP. However, if you are a rookie tennis umpire, then you can get up to 50K GBP in a year.

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