WWE Referee Salary

WWE Referee Salary: WWE is an American media and entertainment company founded in 1952. Referee in professional wrestling is an authority figure who is present in or near the ring during the match. The Referee is also a core element of the game. They are responsible for executing the game following the planned script. Also, the primary responsibility of a referee is to render decisions during the match. The WWE referee has to control the game and transmit the message to the wrestlers about the progress of the game, like time left for the match, breaks, match script, etc.

WWE Referee Salary & Net worth

WWE Referee Net Worth N/A
WWE Senior Referee Salary $250,000 Yearly
WWE Junior Referee Salary $80,000 Yearly

Talking further about the WWE Referee’s, they are considered as the third man in the ring. Unlike the superstars, the referees play an integral part in wrestling for which they earn a handsome salary. Mainly there are two categories of the referees in WWE, Junior referees and Senior referees. The payout is determined based on their experience. The junior RReferee draws an estimated annual salary of $80,000. Also, reportedly, they receive a payment of $4,000 per PPV match and $800 per regular match.

Similarly, a senior referee draws an estimated annual salary of $250,000. Reportedly they receive a payment of $10,000 per PPV match and $3,000 per regular match. In addition to this, in case of a high profile match, a senior referee may get just double pay. The incomes of the WWE Referees have undoubtedly increased over the period. Some of the all-time best WWE Referees includes Mike Chioda, Dan Engler, Charles Robinson, Chad Patton, Danilo Anfibio, Darrick Moore, Jason Ayers, Rod Zapata, Ryan Tran, Jessika Carr, John Cone, Darryl Sharma, Drake Wuertz, Eddie Orengo, Tom Castor among others.

Salary WWE offered to Ring Announcers (Year Wise)

Years WWE Senior Referee WWE Junior Referee
Salary in 2018 $200,000 Yearly $30,000 Yearly
Salary in 2019 $250,000 Yearly $80,000 Yearly
Salary in 2020 Under Review Under Review

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