Matt Kemp

Drafted:Round 6 (#181 overall), 2003

Current Salary Information

Matt Kemp signed a 8 year / $160 million contract with the San Diego Padres, including a $2,000,000 signing bonus, and an annual average salary of $20,000,000.

Contract: 8 yr(s) / $160,000,000 Signing Bonus $2,000,000 Average Salary $20,000,000 Guaranteed: $160,000,000 Free Agent: 2020 / Unrestricted
Year Base Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
2012 10,000,000 250,000 - 10,250,000
2013 20,000,000 250,000 - 20,250,000
2014 21,000,000 250,000 - 21,250,000
2015 21,000,000 250,000 - 21,250,000
2016 21,500,000 250,000 - 21,750,000
2017 21,500,000 250,000 - 21,750,000
2018 21,500,000 250,000 - 21,750,000
2019 21,500,000 250,000 - 21,750,000
2020 FA
  • Signing Bonus: $2 million
  • $2M of 2012 salary deferred until 4/15/13 

Current Dead Money

Year Base Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
2015: -6,000,000 - - -6,000,000
2016: -6,500,000 - - -6,500,000
2017: -6,500,000 - - -6,500,000
2018: -6,500,000 - - -6,500,000
2019: -6,500,000 - - -6,500,000
Year Base Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
2015: 6,000,000 - - 6,000,000
2016: 6,500,000 - - 6,500,000
2017: 6,500,000 - - 6,500,000
2018: 6,500,000 - - 6,500,000
2019: 6,500,000 - - 6,500,000

Previous Contracts

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Details

2010—2012

2015 Rankings

Transactions

Dec 11 2014
Traded to San Diego (SD) from Los Angeles (LAD) for Yasmani Grandal, Joe Wieland, Zach Eflin, Tim Federowicz and $30M in salary
Nov 18 2011
Signed an 8 year $160 million contract with Los Angeles Dodgers (LAD)
Jan 15 2010
Signed a 2 year $10.95 million contract with Los Angeles (LAD)
Mar 6 2009
Signed a 1 year 467K contract with Los Angeles Dodgers (LAD)
Feb 23 2008
Signed a 1 year 406K contract with Los Angeles Dodgers (LAD)
Mar 1 2007
Signed a 1 year $383k contract with Los Angeles (LAD)
Jun 24 2003
Drafted by Los Angeles (LAD): Round 6 (#181 overall)