there are two refferies in a Basketball game
The role of a basketball referee is to make sure the game of basketball runs smoothly and the right team wins the game. The referee also has the power to call off a game if conditions get too bad
They will earn up to $22 per game. However, this number can fluctuate. Some referees will get paid per season.
1 cent per 10 years
They enforce the rules of the game - in the same way a football referee or cricket umpire enforces the rules !
9 and over my little friend.
In the Midwest, an NAIA college basketball game or Junior College basketball game pays each of 3 referees between $150 and $165 per game. NCAA DivII referees earn between $200 and $250 per game. NCAA referees pay varies quite a bit by conference and by experience, but $1000 per game is closer to the minimum than the maximum.
Referee, umpire, timekeeper, scorekeeper. Referee usually is the one that starts the jump ball.