Justin Verlander

Drafted:Round 1 (#2 overall), 2004
College:Old Dominion

Current Salary Information

Justin Verlander signed a 7 year / $180 million contract with the Detroit Tigers, including an annual average salary of $25,714,286.

Contract: 7 yr(s) / $180,000,000 Signing Bonus - Average Salary $25,714,286 Guaranteed: $180,000,000 Free Agent: 2021 / Unrestricted
Year Base Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
2013 20,000,000 - 100,000 20,100,000
2014 20,000,000 - - 20,000,000
2015 28,000,000 - - 28,000,000
2016 28,000,000 - - 28,000,000
2017 28,000,000 - - 28,000,000
2018 28,000,000 - - 28,000,000
2019 28,000,000 - - 28,000,000
2020 22,000,000 - - 22,000,000
2021 FA
  • 2020 Option: Vests if Top 5 of Cy Young voting in 2019.
  • No Trade Clause
  • All Star Bonus: $100,000

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Mar 29 2013
Signed a 5 year $140 million extension with Detroit (DET)
Feb 4 2010
Signed a 5 year $80 million contract with Detroit (DET)
Feb 3 2009
Signed a 1 year $3.675 million contract with Detroit (DET)
Oct 22 2004
Signed a 5 year $4.45 million contract with Detroit (DET)
Jun 7 2004
Drafted by Detroit (DET): Round 1 (#2 overall)