Average Salary for an NLL lacrosse player is $14,000.
Top Players Earn - Nearly $25,000
First year players - $400 / Game.
National Lacrosse League (NLL) is a Men’s game in North America. The total teams of the game are 9, in which the four from Canada and the five from United States. Every year there is a battle between playoff teams for the champion’s cup. The average fans attending to watch this game is “9,400 to 10,700” every year.
The NLL is a fifteen minutes game of four quarters with the break of 2 minutes between 1st and 2nd quarters as well as 3rd and 4th quarters. And 12 minutes break will be given between the 2nd and the 3rd quarter to start called Half Time.
The team which has scored more points at the end of the time will be announced as winner. Each team is having 20 players, in that 18 players are called as runners and the other 2 of them are called as goalkeepers.
The minimum salary in the league was 14,000 in the earliest of 2007, and most of the players hold a second job.
Up to 2012, the salaries of the players in the team as follow. There is annual hike of salary 5% for the 2012 veterans, now they can get a salary of $27,777. A franchise player also having same percent of increment in salary, now $33,971 is maximum he gets. And each year the salary increment for the second year players is 6% with the salary of $11,846 and for the rookies of maximum $8,781.