While the Women’s National Basketball Association may not be as popular as the NBA itself, it has grown steadily in viewership over the years. So how much do WNBA basketball players are? The average salary for a WNBA player with less than two years of experience is $36,000 per year. This average increases to $52,000 after three years, and as high as $103,000 after six years. These figures do not include numerous bonuses that are often rewarded throughout the season, ranging anywhere from $1000-$15,000 each. For example, a team winning the WNBA championship may earn a $10,000 bonus.