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How much does a Sports Referee make in California?

Average Sports Referee Yearly Salary in California

Sports Referees earn a median salary of $25,980 per year. Salaries typically start from $19,110 and go up to $58,630.

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Sports Referee Earnings by Seniority

Top End Sports Referee Earnings

The highest earning Sports Referees in California earn:

N/A an hour $58,630
per year
Senior Sports Referee Earnings

Senior Sports Referees in California earn:

N/A an hour $39,890
per year
Experienced Sports Referee Earnings

Experienced Sports Referees in California earn:

N/A an hour $25,980
per year
Junior Sports Referee Earnings

Junior Sports Referees in California earn:

N/A an hour $20,100
per year
Starting Sports Referee Earnings

Starting Sports Referees in California earn:

N/A an hour $19,110
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Sports Referee salary comparison

Sports Referees earn less than 90% percent of Sports & Fitness careers in California. Sports Referee salaries are in the bottom 81% of all careers in California.

Fitness and Wellness Coordinator Salary in California $94k
Physical Education Teacher Salary in California $86k
Athlete Salary in California $70k
Exercise Physiologist Salary in California $67k
Athletic Trainer Salary in California $49k
Fitness Trainer Salary in California $47k
Sports Writer Salary in California $39k
Sports Scout Salary in California $34k
Sports Referee Salary $30k

Historical salary for Sports Referees in California

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Sports Referee

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