The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) adopts a similar payment listing procedure. The Pakistan Cricket Board determines Pakistan cricketers’ salaries based on their contract and player type. Players are compensated based on the number of games they have played over the season.
The PCB unveiled an upgraded and performance-based central contract list for 2021-22 on July 2 in Lahore. Every category gets a raise under this deal.
There are four categories in the central contract. Limited-overs skipper Babar Azam, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Rizwan, and Shaheen Afridi have all been assigned to category A.
In the top bracket, there are a total of three players. Then comes the second category, category B. In this category, there are 8 players, and these players are the second rung of players. Then there is category C. In this category, there are 7 players.
PCB Central Contract 2021-22:
Azhar Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Shadab Khan, Fakhar Zaman,
Fawad Alam and Yasir Shah
Abid Ali, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Hasnain, Imam-ul-Haq,
Haris Rauf, Nauman Ali and Sarfaraz Ahmed
Usman Qadir, Imran Butt, Shahnawaz Dahani
2021-22 Season Monthly Salary Structure:
Category A: 1 Million PKR + 25% = 1.25 million PKR
Category B: 750,000 PKR + 25% = 937,500 PKR
Category C: 450,000 PKR + 25% = 562,500 PKR
Emerging Category: 15 percent increase
List Of Pakistan Cricketers Salary and their Category
Babar Azam 1.25 million PKR
Mohammad Rizwan 1.25 million PKR
Hasan Ali 1.25 million PKR
Shaheen Afridi 1.25 million PKR
Azhar Ali 937,500 PKR
Faheem Ashraf 937,500 PKR
Fakhar Zaman 937,500 PKR
Fawad Alam 937,500 PKR
Shadab Khan 937,500 PKR
Yasir Shah 937,500 PKR
Sarfaraz Ahmed 562,500 PKR
Imam-ul-Haq 562,500 PKR
Haris Rauf 562,500 PKR
Mohammad Hasnain 562,500 PKR
Mohammad Nawaz 562,500 PKR
Nauman Ali 562,500 PKR
Abid Ali 562,500 PKR
Fees and Bonuses for the Players
Category ODI Fee Test Fee T20 Fee
A PKR 25,000 PKR 50,000 PKR 15,000
B PKR 20,000 PKR 40,000 PKR 12,500
C PKR 17,500 PKR 37,500 PKR 10,000
Test, ODI, and T20I match fees are not increased for Category A players.
The test price for Category B players will increase by 15%, the ODI match fee by 20%, and the T20I match fee by 25%.
Test match prices are up 34%, ODI match fees are up 50%, and T20I match fees are up 67 percent for Category C players.
Test match prices are up 34%, ODI match fees are up 50%, and T20I match fees are up 67 percent for Emerging Category players.
Players Excluded from PCB Central Contracts:
Iftikhar Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Mohammad Abbas, Asad Shafiq, Haider Ali, Haris Sohail, Naseem Shah, Shan Masood and Usman Shinwari.