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How much does a Professional Major League Baseball Umpire make per Year? Average Annual Big League/MLB Ump/Referee Salary Range

Major League Baseball umpires have a true dream job, getting paid to watch great games up close. But what kind of salaries do they earn? The average annual salary of a major league baseball umpire is $123,000 per year. For refereeing a 162 game season, umpires can earn a salary ranging between $95,000 and $186,000. Add in another $50,000 for expenses as well as full coverage of first class flights across the country.

For more information about referee salaries, check out our article on soccer referees, baseball umpires, hockey referees, NBA referees, and football referees.

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by Rachel Bassett on Sat, 06/19/2010 - 02:37

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