PCB reveals players’ monthly salaries

By Our Correspondent
June 24, 2024
Pakistan's captain Babar Azam (centre) listens to Sri Lanka's umpire Kumar Dharmasena during the ICC men's T20 World Cup 2022 final cricket match England and Pakistan in Melbourne on November 13, 2022. — AFP

LAHORE: Following recent questions surrounding Pakistan’s performance, the Pakistan Cricket Board has made the national squad members’ monthly salaries public. The breakdown of the newly announced figures show the players monthly payment apart from the sponsorship perks.


Salary Categories and Amounts:

Category A (Rs. 4,500,000 per month): Babar Azam, Shaheen Afridi, Mohammad Rizwan

Category B (Rs. 3,000,000 per month): Shadab Khan, Fakhar Zaman, Haris Rauf, Naseem Shah

Category C (Rs. 750,000 to Rs. 1,500,000 per month): Imad Wasim (as an example)

Category D (Rs. 750,000 to Rs. 1,500,000 per month): Iftikhar Ahmed, Hasan Ali, Saim Ayub (as examples)

These figures represent monthly salaries only.

National team players also earn match fees and win bonuses across all three formats (Test, ODI, T20I), contributing to their overall income.