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How the AFL women's pay deal stacks up

AAP logoAAP 10/11/2016 John Salvado

HOW MUCH AUSTRALIA'S FEMALE SPORTS LEAGUES WILL PAY IN 2017:

AFL *Minimum part-time salary (22-week season): $8,500

*Priority signings and top draft picks: $12,000

*Marquee players: $27,000

*Total player payment pool: $2.3 million

*Private health insurance not covered

NETBALL

*Minimum part-time salary (12-month domestic season): $27,375

*Average salary: $67,500

*Total player payment pool: $5.4 million

*Private health insurance covered

CRICKET

*Minimum salary: $7,000 (WBBL); $11,000 (one-day tournament); $40,000 (national team)

*Top salaries: $26,000 (domestic only); $100,000+ (domestic and national)

*Total player payment pool: $4.2 million

*Private health insurance covered

W-LEAGUE

*Salary cap: $150,000 per club

*Minimum salary cap spend: $35,000 per club

*Private health insurance not covered

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