If we talk about the referees earnings in world wrestling entertainment its way better then football, tennis, cricket and UFC. Referees get paid for their appearances in the main pay-per-view event card each month. WWE is one of the top platform to earn money as official now days. Mike Chioda and Charles Robinson among two most paid referees currently active in Smackdown.
|1||Mike Chioda||Active||Smack Down||$200,000|
|2||Charles Robinson||Active||Smack Down||$200,000|
|4||Dan Engler||Active||Smack Down||$50,000|
|5||Danilo Anfibio||Active||Smack Down||$50,000|
|10||Jason Ayers||Active||Smack Down||$50,000|
|14||Ryan Tran||Active||Smack down||$50,000|
As you see in the above table the annual salaries of WWE referees they earn. The top referees who got experience of years in wrestling make more then $200k. They get bonus packages and free travel expenses when they selected for the main event matches like (Wrestle-mania, Royal Rumble, Summer Slam). The new referees who recently inducted into the professional contract earn estimated amount of $50k at the end of the year only if they appear regularly in WWE weekly events.
Darryl Sharma, Tom Castor and other referees of WWE (NXT) wont earn more money then $15k. But once they get experience of 3-4 years they get full time contract and signed by the (Raw or Smack Down). The salaries details that were mention above taken from different sources there might be some difference in the referees annual earnings.
How Much WWE Women Referee Earn:
Kennadi Brink is the first official women referee signed by WWE. Not much details about her professional contract with the WWE, but estimated amount of salary she get paid closer to ($10K) each year in NXT.