Updated New Zealand National Cricket Team Players Salaries 2018/19

Posted on July 14, 2018, 10:11 am
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New Zealand Cricket team is one of the most successful cricket team in the world from years to years. The players of New Zealand cricket team are more optimistic in winning any series of the tournament and the cricket world cup. New Zealand cricket team players salaries are one of the highest among the cricket playing nations in the world.

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As the performance and achievement of the players are mostly better; the New Zealand Cricket Board pays higher salaries to the team players in a retained and per match basis.

New Zealand Cricket Team Players Salaries 2018/19

At present, the major key players are contracted for six months. In the six months contract, there are 32 players are listed in July, their retainers will range from $403,489 for those ranked No 1, down to $201,538 for those ranked below No 15, plus match fees.

Match fees are $5,950 for Test, $2,745 for a ODI, and $2,520 for a T-20.

New Zealand cricket board follow the two types of contracts for the Cricket Team players those are-

  1. Category A-01 to 15,
  2. Category B-Below 15.

NZ Players Category-A

In the New Zealand Cricket Team Players Salaries list, this first category player is ranked within the top 15 and paid ($502,154) more than that of the other categories. The most experienced and senior players are enlisted in this category. With the consistent performance in a couple of years, any player can be promoted in this category.

  1. Retainer Fee – ($502,154)

NZ Players Category-B

In the New Zealand Cricket Team Players Salaries, New Zealand cricket board enlisted only players who are ranked below 15 and gave $205,829 as the Retainer Fee with match fees and win bonuses.

The B category players are somehow less consistent in their performance and not enough senior as well.

  1. Retainer Fee – ($205,829)

The players are paid off on the basis of following ways-

Retainer Fee –

  • For A category- ($502,154)
  • For B category-($205,829)

In the New Zealand National Cricket Team Player Salaries list, the particular match fees are-

  1. T-20 Match Fee – ($2,520 per match)
  2. ODI Match Fee – ($2,745 per match)
  3. Test Match Fee  – ($5,950 per match)

Next year the rate will rise to $502,154 for No 1 and drop in increments to $205,829 for below No 15.

NZ Cricket Team Player Salaries List 2018/19

New Zealand National cricket team player salaries are listed here to find the every players category.

Category-A Paying List

In the New Zealand cricket team players salaries the A players category.

Player Name Category type Monthly Salary
Kane Williamson A $502,154
Corey Anderson A $502,154
Martin Guptil A $502,154
Mitchel McClenaghan A $502,154
Colin Munro A $502,154
Ross Taylor A $502,154
Tom Latham A $502,154
Henry Nicholas A $502,154
George Worker A $502,154
Adam Milne A $502,154
Tim Southee A $502,154
Todd Astle A $502,154
Mitchel Santner A $502,154
Colin de Grandhomme A $502,154
Trent Boult A $502,154

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Category-B Paying List

New Zealand cricket team players salaries the B players category.

Player Name Category type Monthly Salary
Dean Brownile B $205,829
Neil Broom B $205,829
Tom Bruce B $205,829
BJ Watling B $205,829
Jeet Raval B $205,829
Tom Blundell B $205,829
Glenn Philips B $205,829
Tim Seifert B $205,829
James Neesham B $205,829
Scott Kuggeleijn B $205,829
Mark Chapman B $205,829
Matt Henry B $205,829
Lockie Ferguson B $205,829
Ben Wheeler B $205,829
Seth Rance B $205,829
Ish Sodhi B $205,829

 New Zealand Player Extra Earnings 

Like any other nations, besides New Zealand cricket team players salaries, they are paid extra bonus money for the winning of any ICC or Champions trophy in any series. As for example, the players get an extra bonus for achieving any international tournament trophy and bonus for winning in the hard game.

When a bowler got five wickets in a single innings he will be paid extra bonus with his match fee amount. Like this, when a batsman scored a hundred in an innings he will be paid for an extra bonus as compared with the match fee.

New Zealand National Cricket Team Players Salaries are lower in comparing with their achievements. The players are also awarded for their best performance in the match. Their consistent performance has made them one of the best cricket team in the world for a long time.