Sports Referee Salary in the United States

How much does a Sports Referee make in the United States? The average Sports Referee salary in the United States is $34,337 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $27,540 and $45,293. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Sports Referee

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$27,540 Low Average $34,337 High $45,293

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Sports Referee in the United States. The base salary for Sports Referee ranges from $27,540 to $45,293 with the average base salary of $34,337. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $27,726 to $45,535 with the average total cash compensation of $34,547.

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