Tennis Umpires Salaries 2015
Tennis is one of the most watched sports and have number of events that will take place through out the year but do you have any idea how much does a tennis umpire earn per match or annually , while here we talk about the earnings of the Tennis match umpires today who participate in grand slam’s or international events or continental events. All you want to know about the earnings of match umpires you will get them here .
There two category umpires who do their duties to find out the faults , break points in the match . Line Umpire and Chair Umpire they have some strict rules to follow and check out the tennis shots , points and break outs. The chair umpire job is to call the score’s and can overrule the line umpires.
|Category||Per match Fee||Annual Earnings|
|Chair Umpire||£1,000 – £1,500||£45,000|
|Line Umpire||£350 – £600||£15,000|
Well guy’s the above salaries that you were seening is from the events like ATP Madrid , other tennis tournaments , but when the big grand slam take place like Wimbledon , French Open , US Open and Australian Open the prize money of event increased as well as the umpires salaries were increased they earn a good amount of money from the big grand slam matches .
|Category||Roland Garros||Australian Open||Wimbledon||US Open|
Well Australian Open 2015 ended previously and the next event is coming in the month of May . Roland Garros will starting from the 27th of May , and once again tennis umpires will collect a good source of income from the matches of the event . according news source in Roland Garros chair umpires can earn upto “£2,500” and line judge can take money £500 from each of the games .