Australia Cricketers Salaries 2017 (Match Fee & Contracts)

Australia is top most cricket team and has produced many talented players that all know. But have you ever thought about Australia Cricketers salaries? or how much Aussies earn per match or yearly? If yes then read this complete post and clear all your doubts. Australian Cricket Board is the governing body of the Australia national cricket team and they give a huge amount of salaries yearly to their player. Whereas they also signed contract yearly with all the player. This contract starts from March and ends on February which has 12 months period. Test playing cricketer gets the retainer match fees which grossed around $900,000.

During 2015 to 2016 Australian cricket board signed a contract with 19 players for one year. Players got paid according to match fees and various bonuses. Whereas, they also get other rewards for their special performances for the team. Steven Smith is highest paid captain after former Australian captain Michael Clark. Steven Smith also gets 25% more retainer fees than another player. [ Indian Cricket Players Salaries ]

Australia Cricketers Salaries (2016 Central Contracts)

However, Players from 2015 world cup winning team of Australia got the bonus of AU $365,000. All the Australian cricketers get the same amount of contract signing amount for all three formats of cricket apart from the captain. This is the unique method Australia Cricket board uses for players salaries. All the players get the equal amount of hard work and  performance. Take a look at the Australia Cricketers Salaries (2016 Central Contracts).

Australia Cricketers Salaries 2017

Players Name Retainer Fee Per T20 Per ODI Per Test
Steve Smith (Captain Bonus) AU $1.12 million $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
George Bailey AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
Aaron Finch AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
Patrick Cummins AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
Brad Haddin AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
Josh Hazlewood AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
Nathan Lyon AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
Shaun Marsh AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
James Pattinson AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
Mitchell Starc AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
Chris Rogers AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
Glenn Maxwell AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
Mitchell Marsh AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
Mitchell Johnson AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
Ryan Harris AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
James Faulkner AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
Shane Watson AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
David Warner AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000
Michael Clarke (Retired) AU $900,000 $5,000 $7,000 $14,000

The list of players who got contracted by Australia Cricket Board for the year 2016 are George Bailey, Joe Burns, Nathan Coulter-Nile , Patrick Cummins, James Faulkner, Aaron Finch , John Hastings, Josh Hazlewood, Usman Khawaja, Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Marsh, Shaun Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Peter Nevill, James Pattinson, Adam Voges, Peter Siddle, Steve Smith , Mitchell Starc, David Warner.

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