Boxing Referees Salaries

Boxing Referees salaries

Boxing referees made tough decision during the matches. They look each move of boxer carefully to make sure the match ends with fair results. Boxing referees salaries information revealed in 2019. A report published by sports blog according to their sources professional boxing referees make $3,500 per main card fight. Kenny Bayless highest paid boxing referee in last 10 years. He make $10k from the fight between Mayweather Jr and Pacquio.

Boxing Referees Salaries & Per Match Fees in 2021
Category
Per Match Fees
PPV Main Card Fight
Yearly Earnings
Professional Boxing Referee
$3,000 – $5,000
$10,000 – $25,000
$350,000
Entry-level Boxing Referee
$500
N/A
$12,000
Women Boxing Referee
$800 – $1,500
$2,500
$35,000

In the above table you can see the payouts and per match fees of boxing officials. The financial Information gathered from trusted sources of boxing. Some referees salaries depends how the pay-per-view sales record and gateway income generated.

Professional Boxing Referees Salaries ($350,000) : Boxing referees with years of experience and selected for main pay-per-view fights earned $10,000 to $25,000 for main card fights. The highest salary of boxing referee so far reported between Mayweather Jr vs Pacquiao fight upto $10,000.

Entry-level Boxing Referees Salaries ($12,500) : Entry-level referees in boxing maximum earn $12k at the end of the year. Their per match salary is $500 as reported by (TSM Sportz) in 2018. They have 1-2 years experienced in boxing mostly selected for under-card fights. Once they get pro contracts for the boxing high profile match earnings increased $25k maximum.

Women Boxing Referees Salaries ($25,000) : How much women referee get paid for boxing match, In 2019 sources claimed that a women referee earn $1,500 maximum for main card fight between (Terry Harper vs Eva Wahlstrom). Asako Tonaril is only women referee in Japan for boxing matches. Jennifer Huggins she is three star rated referee from Canada. She got selected for main card fight between Indian Manisha Maun and Stoyka Petrova.

Highest Paid Boxing Referees (Main PPV Fight Fees)
Match Officials
Per Match Fees
High Profile Fight Fees
Base Salary
Joe Cortez
$5,000
$25,000
$350,000
Kenny Bayless
$5,000
$25,000
$350,000
Daniel Van de Wiele 
$5,000
$25,000
$350,000
Jay Nady
$5,000
$25,000
$350,000
Randy Neumann
$5,000
$25,000
$350,000
Mickey Vann
$3,500
$10,000
$225,000
Octavio Meyran (Retired)
 N/A
 N/A
 N/A
Eddie Cotton
$3,500
$10,000
$225,000
Frank Cappuccino (Died)
 N/A
 N/A
 N/A
Steve Smoger (Retired)
 N/A
 N/A
 N/A
Jon Schorle
$3,500
$10,000
$225,000

Sources Boxing 24 Forum, BoxRec, Sports Insider, Yahoo Sports, Forbes Magazine