Australia Cricketers Salaries 2024 (CA National Contracts)

Cricket Australia (CA) has announced its new central contract for 2024-21 season. The Australian cricket players salaries have been cut by 25-30% in the new national contract released by the CA due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Australia is one of the top cricket teams and has produced many talented players that all know. 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.

Australian Cricket Players Salaries 2024

This contract starts in March and ends in February which has 12 months period. Test playing cricketer gets the retainer match fees which grossed around $750,000.

SquadRetainer FeesT20 FeesODI FeesTest FeesContract Holder
Aaron Finch (Captain)$750,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
David Warner$350,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
Peter Handscomb$278,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
Travis Head$278,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
Usman Khawaja$278,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
Shaun Marsh$278,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
Glenn Maxwell$350,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
Steve Smith$350,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
Marcus Stoinis$278,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
Alex Carey$278,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
Tim Paine$278,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
Nathan Coulter-Nile$278,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
Pat Cummins (Vice-Captain)$550,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
Josh Hazlewood$278,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
James Pattinson$278,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
Jhye Richardson$278,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
Mitchell Starc$278,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
Nathan Lyon$278,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
Adam Zampa$278,000$10,000$15,000$20,000Yes
Ashton AgarN/A$10,000$15,000$20,000No
Mitchell MarshN/A$10,000$15,000$20,000No
Joe BurnsN/A$10,000$15,000$20,000No
Marcus HarrisN/A$10,000$15,000$20,000No
Matthew WadeN/A$10,000$15,000$20,000No

Australia Cricketers for CA Central Contract

The players who are in the Cricket Australia (CA)’s central contract for 2024-21 are Ashton Agar, Joe Burns, Alex Carey, Pat Cummins, Aaron Finch, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Marnus Labuschagne, Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Tim Paine, James Pattinson, Jhye Richardson, Kane Richardson, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Matthew Wade, David Warner, Adam Zampa.

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The Australian cricket board signed a contract with 20 players and they got paid according to match fees and various bonuses. Whereas, they also get other rewards for their special performances for the team.

Aaron Finch is highest paid captain followed by the former Australian captain Steve Smith and David Warner. Theys gets 25% more retainer fees than another player.

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 Australian cricket players salaries. All the players get an equal amount of hard work and performance.