MLS Salary Rankings MLS Salary Rankings

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

2018 Cap Hit Rankings

Player cap hit
1

Sebastian Giovinco

Midfielder
$7,115,556
2

Michael Bradley

Midfielder
$6,500,000
3

Carlos Vela

Forward
$6,292,500
4

Bastian Schweinsteiger

Midfielder
$6,100,000
5

Giovani Dos Santos

Midfielder
$6,000,000
6

David Villa

Forward
$5,610,000
7

Jozy Altidore

Forward
$5,000,000
8

Ignacio Piatti

Midfielder
$4,713,333
9

Tim Howard

Goalkeeper
$2,475,000
10

Diego Valeri

Midfielder
$2,380,000
11

Nicolas Lodeiro

Midfielder
$2,302,500
12

Miguel Almiron

Midfielder
$2,297,000
13

Jonathan dos Santos

Midfielder
$2,000,000

Maximiliano Moralez

Midfielder
$2,000,000
15

Fanendo Adi

Forward
$1,933,333
16

Romain Alessandrini

Midfielder
$1,869,996
17

Borek Dockal

Midfielder
$1,714,286
18

Shkelzen Gashi

Forward
$1,668,750
19

Darwin Quintero

Forward
$1,650,000

Clint Dempsey

Forward
$1,650,000

Felipe Gutierrez

Midfielder
$1,650,000
22

Bradley Wright-Phillips

Forward
$1,635,000
23

Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Forward
$1,500,000

Victor Vazquez

Midfielder
$1,500,000
25

Vako Qazaishvili

Midfielder
$1,454,042
26

Ezequiel Barco

Midfielder
$1,425,000
27

Josef Martinez

Forward
$1,387,318
28

Dom Dwyer

Forward
$1,383,333
29

Sebastian Blanco

Midfielder
$1,375,008
30

Ager Aketxe

Midfielder
$1,295,000
31

Aleksandar Katai

Midfielder
$1,276,333
32

Alejandro Bedoya

Midfielder
$1,266,250
33

David Accam

Forward
$1,250,000
34

Alfredo Ortuño

Forward
$1,162,500
35

Osvaldo Alonso

Midfielder
$1,141,667
36

Sacha Kljestan

Midfielder
$1,100,000

Federico Higuain

Forward
$1,100,000
38

Victor Rodriguez

Midfielder
$1,087,500
39

Diego Rossi

Forward
$1,052,000
40

Lucas Melano

Forward
$1,050,000
41

Damir Kreilach

Midfielder
$1,013,333
42

Krisztian Nemeth

Forward
$1,007,667
43

Zoltan Stieber

Midfielder
$1,000,000

Kei Kamara

Forward
$1,000,000

Jorgen Skjelvik

Defender
$1,000,000
46

Marc Rzatkowski

Midfielder
$976,167
47

Mauro Díaz

Midfielder
$949,890
48

Adama Diomande

Forward
$935,000
49

Ola Kamara

Forward
$925,000
50

Albert Rusnack

Midfielder
$907,821
51

Yannick Boli

Forward
$907,500
52

Roger Espinoza

Midfielder
$900,000
53

Jonathan Mensah

Defender
$868,996
54

Lamine Sane

Defender
$855,000
55

Stefan Aigner

Midfielder
$845,885
56

Gregory van der Wiel

Defender
$835,000
57

Roland Lamah

Midfielder
$818,500
58

Jo Inge Berget

Forward
$816,667
59

Alejandro Silva

Midfielder
$800,040
60

Reto Ziegler

Defender
$800,000

Chris Wondolowski

Forward
$800,000

Saphir Taider

Midfielder
$800,000
63

Pedro Santos

Midfielder
$794,600
64

Larrys Mabiala

Defender
$793,333
65

Matt Besler

Defender
$783,250
66

Graham Zusi

Midfielder
$782,102
67

Maximiliano Urruti

Forward
$781,000
68

Jesus Medina

Midfielder
$770,833
69

Hector Villalba

Forward
$770,750
70

Brek Shea

Midfielder
$745,000
71

Carlos Gruezo

Midfielder
$730,750
72

Ashley Cole

Defender
$722,500
73

Matteo Mancosu

Forward
$719,542
74

Dax McCarty

Midfielder
$712,500
75

Marcelo Silva

Defender
$711,875
76

Rod Fanni

Defender
$710,000
77

Alejandro (Kaku) Romero

Midfielder
$709,091
78

Aly Ghazal

Midfielder
$700,567
79

Liam Ridgewell

Defender
$700,000

Johnny Russell

Midfielder
$700,000
81

Rudy Camacho

Defender
$699,153
82

Joao Plata

Forward
$683,333
83

Joe Mason

Forward
$682,500
84

Yohan Croizet

Midfielder
$680,004
85

Daniel Royer

Midfielder
$668,750
86

Laurent Ciman

Defender
$661,667
87

Luciano Acosta

Midfielder
$652,000
88

Alberth Elis

Forward
$650,340
89

Roman Torres

Defender
$645,000
90

Christian Ramirez

Forward
$641,250
91

Tommy Smith

Defender
$640,000
92

Paul Arriola

Midfielder
$639,000
93

Jonathan Spector

Defender
$636,942
94

Kim Kee-Hee

Defender
$632,004
95

Gyasi Zardes

Forward
$630,000
96

Benny Feilhaber

Midfielder
$625,000
97

Jay Simpson

Forward
$623,341
98

Michael Ciani

Defender
$620,000

Darlington Nagbe

Midfielder
$620,000
100

Efrain Juarez

Midfielder
$619,833