Jonathan Niese

Starting Pitcher Age: 28 Exp: 5.107 Years
Drafted: Round 7 (#209 overall), 2005 Agent(s): Tom O'Connell (O'Connell Sports Management)
  • Current Contract

    Jonathan Niese signed a 5 year / $25,519,500 contract with the New York Mets, including a $250,000 signing bonus, and an annual average salary of $5,103,900.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $25,519,500
    Signing Bonus $250,000
    Average Salary $5,103,900
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
    2012 Contract details by year $769,500 $50,000 $819,500
    2013 Contract details by year $3,000,000 $50,000 $3,050,000
    2014 Contract details by year $5,000,000 $50,000 $5,050,000
    2015 Contract details by year $7,000,000 $50,000 $7,050,000
    2016 Contract details by year $9,000,000 $50,000 $9,050,000
    2017 Contract details by year $10,000,000 - $10,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year $11,000,000 - $11,000,000
    2019 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Signing Bonus: $250,000
    • 2017-18 club options include $500,000 buyout
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2011

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $452,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $452,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Total Salary
    2011 Contract details by year $452,000 $452,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2005 Player Cash Earnings - $175,000 - $175,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $402,000 - - $402,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $452,000 - - $452,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    Est. Earnings (5 seasons) $6,254,000 $175,000 - $6,429,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Jonathan Niese ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($7,050,000) Rank
    MLB: #183
    National: #94
    National East: #29
    New York Mets: #6
    Starting Pitcher: #66

    Total Cash ($7,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #181
    Starting Pitcher: #66

    Average Annual ($5,103,900) Rank
    MLB: #249
    Starting Pitcher: #83