West Indies National Cricket Team Players Salaries 2018/19 Updated

Posted on July 12, 2018, 11:07 pm
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West Indies National Cricket team is one of the most successful cricket team in the world from decades to decades. The players of West Indies cricket team are more aggressive & optimistic in winning any series of an international tournament and the cricket world cup. West Indies Cricket team players salaries are one of the highest among the cricket playing nations in the world.

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As the performances and achievements of the players are mostly better; the West Indies Cricket Board pays higher salaries to the team players in a retained and per match basis due to some internal reasons.

West Indies Cricket Team Players Salaries

There are three different categories existed in the West Indies National cricket team player salaries. West Indies cricket board follow the three types of contracts for the Cricket Team players those are-

  1. Category-A,
  2. Category-B and
  3. Category-C contracts.

The retainer fee with West Indies National cricket team player salaries for the Test, ODI, and T-20 fees are listed here-

West Indies Players Retainer Fees

  • For A Category-($3 lakh)
  • For B category-($2.50 lakh)
  • For C Category-($2 lakh)
  1. T-20 Match Fee – ($2,500 per match)
  2. ODI Match Fee – ($5,000 per match)
  3. Test Match Fee  – ($11,400 per match)

Categories of West Indies cricket players

West Indies National cricket team player salaries are given by the varying categories of the policy. The categories are summarised below.

Category-A Players

In the West Indies National cricket team player salaries of this first category, the players are paid more than that of the other categories. The most performing players are enlisted in this category. With the consistent performance in a couple of years, any player can be promoted in this category.

In this category, the players are paid off on the basis of following ways-

  1. Retainer Fee – ($ 3 lakh)

Category-B Players

In the West Indies National cricket team player salaries of this category, West Indies enlisted players and gave $ 2.5 lakh as the retainer salary 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 – ($2.5 lakh)

Category-C Players

In the West Indies National cricket team player salaries of this category, It includes the players who have played well in the recent past league or emerging young talent tournaments but might not be the first choice picks in any of the international formats. The C category players are paid off $2 lakh as a retainer fee.

  1. Retainer Fee – ($2 lakh)

List of West Indies Cricket Team Players Salaries 2018/19

West Indies cricket team players salaries for 2018/19 are enlisted here-

Players Name Retainer Fee Test Fee ODI Fee T20 Fee
Jason Holder (C) $300,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Carlos Brathwaite $300,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Kraigg Brathwaite $250,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Chris Gayle $300,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Lendl Simmons $300,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Evin Lewis $300,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Darren Bravo $300,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Kieron Powell $300,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Sunil Ambris $300,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Jermaine Blackwood $200,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Shimron Hetmyer $200,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Kyle Hope $250,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Jason Mohammed $300,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Rovman Powell $300,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Sunil Narine $300,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Marlon Samuels $250,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Vishaul Singh $300,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Johnson Charles $300,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Shane Dowrich $200,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Chadwick Walton $250,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Shai Hope $200,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Raymon Reifer $200,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Jonathon Carter $250,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Roston Chase $200,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Kieron Pollard $300,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Miguel Cummins $200,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Shannon Gabriel $200,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Alzarri Joseph $200,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Kemar Roach $250,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Jerome Taylor $200,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Kesrick Williams $250,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Samuel Badree $250,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Sunil Narine $300,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Suleman Benn $250,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Ashley Nurse $200,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Devendra Bishoo $200,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500
Veerasammy Permaul $200,000 $11,400 $5,000 $2,500

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Extra Earnings of the WI Players

Like any other nations, the West Indies players 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.

  1. 10% of match fee for Taking 5 wickets taken.
  2. 10% of match fee for Scoring a hundred.

According to the West Indies National cricket team player salaries, When a bowler got five wickets in a single innings he will be paid extra bonus 10% of match fee with his match fee amount. Like this, when a batsman scored a hundred in an innings he will be paid 10% of a match fee extra bonus compared with the match fee.

West Indies National Cricket Team Players Salaries are better 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.