MLB Salary Rankings MLB Salary Rankings

Listing the top salaries, cap hits, cash, earnings, contracts, and bonuses, for all active MLB players.




2018 Pitchers Average Rankings

Player average
1

Zack Greinke

Starting Pitcher
$34,416,667
2

David Price

Starting Pitcher
$31,000,000
3

Clayton Kershaw

Starting Pitcher
$30,714,286
4

Max Scherzer

Starting Pitcher
$30,000,000
5

Justin Verlander

Starting Pitcher
$27,000,000
6

Jon Lester

Starting Pitcher
$25,833,333
7

Stephen Strasburg

Starting Pitcher
$25,000,000

Felix Hernandez

Starting Pitcher
$25,000,000
9

Cole Hamels

Starting Pitcher
$24,000,000
10

Masahiro Tanaka

Starting Pitcher
$22,142,857
11

Jordan Zimmermann

Starting Pitcher
$22,000,000
12

Johnny Cueto

Starting Pitcher
$21,666,667
13

Rick Porcello

Starting Pitcher
$20,625,000
14

Adam Wainwright

Starting Pitcher
$19,500,000
15

James Shields

Starting Pitcher
$18,750,000
16

Jeff Samardzija

Starting Pitcher
$18,000,000
17

Homer Bailey

Starting Pitcher
$17,500,000
18

Aroldis Chapman

Relief Pitcher
$17,200,000
19

Mike Leake

Starting Pitcher
$16,000,000

Scott Kazmir

Starting Pitcher
$16,000,000

Rich Hill

Starting Pitcher
$16,000,000

Kenley Jansen

Relief Pitcher
$16,000,000

Wei-Yen Chen

Starting Pitcher
$16,000,000
24

Mark Melancon

Relief Pitcher
$15,500,000
25

Phil Hughes

Starting Pitcher
$14,000,000

Ian Kennedy

Starting Pitcher
$14,000,000
27

Ervin Santana

Starting Pitcher
$13,750,000
28

Danny Duffy

Starting Pitcher
$13,000,000

Marco Estrada

Starting Pitcher
$13,000,000
30

Brandon McCarthy

Relief Pitcher
$12,000,000

J.A. Happ

Starting Pitcher
$12,000,000
32

David Robertson

Relief Pitcher
$11,500,000
33

Edinson Volquez

Starting Pitcher
$11,000,000
34

Craig Kimbrel

Relief Pitcher
$10,500,000
35

Carlos Martinez

Starting Pitcher
$10,200,000
36

Andrew Miller

Relief Pitcher
$9,000,000
37

Ivan Nova

Starting Pitcher
$8,666,667
38

Gio Gonzalez

Starting Pitcher
$8,400,000
39

Joakim Soria

Relief Pitcher
$8,333,333
40

Jason Hammel

Starting Pitcher
$8,000,000

Brad Ziegler

Relief Pitcher
$8,000,000
42

Darren O'Day

Relief Pitcher
$7,750,000
43

Corey Kluber

Starting Pitcher
$7,700,000
44

Brett Cecil

Relief Pitcher
$7,625,000
45

Ryan Madson

Relief Pitcher
$7,333,333
46

Charlie Morton

Starting Pitcher
$7,000,000

Madison Bumgarner

Starting Pitcher
$7,000,000
48

Jerry Blevins

Relief Pitcher
$6,500,000

Chris Sale

Starting Pitcher
$6,500,000
50

Michael Dunn

Relief Pitcher
$6,333,333
51

Travis Wood

Starting Pitcher
$6,000,000

Tony Sipp

Relief Pitcher
$6,000,000

Hyun-Jin Ryu

Starting Pitcher
$6,000,000

Junichi Tazawa

Relief Pitcher
$6,000,000
55

Pedro Strop

Relief Pitcher
$5,925,000
56

Chase Anderson

Starting Pitcher
$5,875,000
57

Marc Rzepczynski

Relief Pitcher
$5,500,000

Carlos Carrasco

Starting Pitcher
$5,500,000

Santiago Casilla

Relief Pitcher
$5,500,000

Daniel Hudson

Relief Pitcher
$5,500,000
61

Julio Teheran

Starting Pitcher
$5,400,000
62

Jose Quintana

Starting Pitcher
$5,300,000
63

Shawn Kelley

Relief Pitcher
$5,000,000

Jim Johnson

Relief Pitcher
$5,000,000

Yaisel Sierra

Starting Pitcher
$5,000,000
66

Chris Archer

Starting Pitcher
$4,250,000
67

Raisel Iglesias

Relief Pitcher
$3,857,143
68

Adam Ottavino

Relief Pitcher
$3,466,667
69

Kenta Maeda

Starting Pitcher
$3,125,000

Martin Perez

Starting Pitcher
$3,125,000
71

Clayton Richard

Starting Pitcher
$3,000,000
72

Matt Moore

Starting Pitcher
$2,800,000
73

Nate Jones

Relief Pitcher
$2,666,667
74

Will Harris

Relief Pitcher
$2,500,000
75

Sean Doolittle

Relief Pitcher
$2,100,000
76

Nathan Eovaldi

Starting Pitcher
$2,000,000
77

Josh Tomlin

Starting Pitcher
$1,833,333