Josh Hamilton

Left Field Age: 33 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#1 overall), 1999 Agent(s): Michael Moye (Moye Sports Associates)
  • Current Contract

    Josh Hamilton signed a 5 year / $125,000,000 contract with the Los Angeles Angels, including a $10,000,000 signing bonus, and an annual average salary of $25,000,000. In 2015, Hamilton will earn a base salary of $23,000,000. Hamilton has a cap hit of $25,400,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $125,000,000
    Signing Bonus $10,000,000
    Average Salary $25,000,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2013 Contract details by year $15,000,000 $2,400,000 $17,400,000
    2014 Contract details by year $15,000,000 $2,400,000 $17,400,000
    2015 Contract details by year $23,000,000 $2,400,000 $25,400,000
    2016 Contract details by year $30,000,000 $2,400,000 $32,400,000
    2017 Contract details by year $30,000,000 $2,400,000 $32,400,000
    2019 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Full no trade clause
    • Access to luxury suite
    • $2 million donated to charity
    • MVP: $500,000
    • WS MVP: $100,000
    • Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP: $75,000
    • All-Star: $50,000
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2012

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $24,000,000
    Signing Bonus $3,000,000
    Average Salary $12,000,000
    Free Agent: 2013 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2011 Contract details by year $7,250,000 $1,500,000 $8,750,000
    2012 Contract details by year $13,750,000 $1,500,000 $15,250,000
    • $3 million signing bonus
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    1999 Player Cash Earnings - $3,960,000 - $3,960,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $380,000 - - $380,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $396,830 - $10,000 $406,830
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $555,000 - $10,000 $565,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $3,250,000 - - $3,250,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $7,250,000 $3,000,000 - $10,250,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $13,750,000 - - $13,750,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 $10,000,000 - $25,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - - $15,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $23,000,000 - - $23,000,000
    Est. Earnings (10 seasons) $78,581,830 $16,960,000 $20,000 $95,561,830
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Josh Hamilton ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($25,400,000) Rank
    MLB: #3
    American: #2
    American West: #1
    Los Angeles Angels: #1
    Left Field: #1

    Total Cash ($23,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #10
    Left Field: #1

    Average Annual ($25,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #7
    Left Field: #1