Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

The salary statistics of umpires, referees, and other sports officials in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare umpires, referees, and other sports officials salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.

Average Annual Salary of Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,720
25th Percentile Wage
$21,100
50th Percentile Wage
$23,510
75th Percentile Wage
$27,800
90th Percentile Wage
$30,890

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for umpires, referees, and other sports officials in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) umpires, referees, and other sports officials is $30,890. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $23,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid umpires, referees, and other sports officials is $19,720.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of umpires, referees, and other sports officials in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201623,510-21.57%19.40%
201528,58030.58%-
201419,8401.76%-
201319,4902.77%-
201218,950--

Compare Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of umpires, referees, and other sports officials in two industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. For detailed umpires, referees, and other sports officials salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Individual and Family Services
$28,580
Social Assistance
$23,510

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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