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In comparison to American football players and soccer players they certainly are not over paid but for the top players its considered that they may be under paid

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How much to the super league rugby players get paid?

Much more then Australian Rugby League players

What is a rugby league players salary?

A Rugby Union players gets much more than Rugby League players. Rugby League players get between (in average) 80,000k-120,000k. The highest paid rugby league player earns 500,000k a year.

What is a Rugby league players pay?

Rugby League players in Australia get paid very low. Their average yearly income is about 200 thousand. If you compare Rugby League to other sports such as, AFL, NFL, major league and NBA, Rugby League is like a welfare payment. Rugby League is the toughest sport. It's fast and rought. Countries that are developing Rugby League such as Amercia and Lebanon, their players don't get paid at all. NRL (National Rugby League) which is running in Australia, has a salary cap. That's the reason why, Rugby League players are so under-paid. The highest paid rugby league player in Australia is about 500k for 3 years. Super League in England is better than NRL, at least their payment are double then the ones in NRL.

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How much do rugby players get paid?

Rugby League players = Very low, an average of 80,000-100,000 Rugby Union Players = regional league level in the UK they are averaging £30,000 per year/per player without including appearance fees, marketing, branding support, interviews for TV and Radio,

Where and when did rugby league originated from?

1908 when players became fed up with not being paid compensation in rugby union, Australia

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How much do NRL Rugby league players get paid?

Not much, compared to other sporting industries. Their average pay is like 150,000 and in AFL is like 250,000.

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Who gets paid more football players or rugby players?

Rugby players because they get more recognition

How much do rugby league players get paid?

Between $30,000 to $450, 000 a season. Depending on the team, the athlete and his poisiton/role in the side.

When did rugby players start to get paid?

League players were paid as early as the 1882 when the NRL broke away from the RFU and set up the league. Union however only started getting paid in In 1995 the IRB conceded that players would be allowed to receive payments in the Union code

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How much do rugby players get paid in the us?

they make about 4.5 mil up to 5 mil

Must rugby players be paid for playing rugby?

i reckon they should but there just overpaid

It is fair that welsh rugby players get paid and women rugby players don't?

It has to be remembered that until recently (2003) Union players were not paid at all. The female game is developing and the gate money is increasing as is the sponsorship.

Average wage in rugby league?

between £19,000 - £40-000 a year, The ruby elite will get paid near the £100,000 a year mark, but you could probably count them on your two hands. The rugby elite will also earn more through sponsorship etc. Bear in mind that in Ruby League there is a cap on what a squad of players can be paid, the cap is up to 1 million pounds a year, but take into consideration that there are sometimes up to thirty players in a Rugby League squad.

Why rugby players get paid less than football players even though rugby is more dangerous?

Football (soccer) started as a pro game much sooner and has been marketed world wide

How much do professional women rugby players get paid?

I'm afraid that women rugby players do not get paid, therefore they are not professional as it seems they do not command a large enough audience. They are allowed to claim expenses but must do it for the love of the game & country.

How much does a Super league player get paid.?

A super league rugby player typically gets paid anywhere from £50,000 - £100,000 a year. However, it will depend on which team they work for.