How much does a Sports Referee make in the United States? The average Sports Referee salary in the United States is $35,957 as of November 29, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $28,835 and $47,422. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Soccer Leagues Referee - Chino Hills, CA

TOCA Football - Chino Hills, CA

Part-Time Referee Boy's Lacrosse Varsity, JV, Youth (Paid per game)

WEST VIRGINIA SCHOLASTIC LACROSSE ASSOCIATION INC - Harrison, WV

Flag Football Referee

i9 Sports - Jacksonville, FL

Sports Referee

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Underdog Sports Leagues - Portland , OR
Be a Leader - Be a Referee It's easy to complain about the refs on TV. It's hard to communicate and be a leader on the field. But even if you have never reffed a game in your life, we can teach you ...
LinkedIn - 45 days ago
VOLO - Southeast , DC
More Than a Job * Free sports leagues & free/discounted events * Perks from our sponsors ... Build relationship with bartenders Referee Responsibilities * Ensure a safe, fun, social and fair ...
LinkedIn - 16 days ago
REVOLUTIONARY SPORTS LLC - Minneapolis , MN
Kids Referee with Revolutionary Sports Minneapolis, MN and Twin City Metro Compensation Range - $15-30/hr depending on experience Fall Rec Soccer Referees - Saturday mornings and weeknights through ...
ZipRecruiter - 64 days ago
SANDERS SPORTS LLC - Puyallup , WA
Flag Football/Soccer Referee The i9 Sports official is a hands-on role responsible for game administration per sport. No experience required, we will train! As an official you will not only serve as ...
ZipRecruiter - 89 days ago
VOLO - San Diego , CA
Support training in your market for assigned sport(s) to the part-time hosts as well as all internal referees * Recruit, mentor, and ensure quality staff and product - includes reviewing sport ...
LinkedIn - 16 days ago
VOLO - Southeast , DC
Support training in your market for assigned sport(s) to the part-time hosts as well as all internal referees * Recruit, mentor, and ensure quality staff and product - includes reviewing sport ...
LinkedIn - 16 days ago

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