The following is the reported price of buy a tiger on the black market.
Price of an entire dead tiger: $5,000
Price of a live tiger: $50,000
Price of tiger skin sold at a market: $35,000
See additional costs and prices of other wildlife animals here.
Source: Bhalin Singh, “Plight of the Bengal: India awakens to the reality of its tigers—and their fate,” Mongabay.com, June 6, 2010.