Salary Rankings

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

2015 Cash Rankings

Player 2015 cash
1

Clayton Kershaw

Starting Pitcher
$30,000,000

Jon Lester

Starting Pitcher
$30,000,000
3

Justin Verlander

Starting Pitcher
$28,000,000
4

Ryan Howard

1st Base
$25,000,000

Cliff Lee

Starting Pitcher
$25,000,000
6

Prince Fielder

1st Base
$24,000,000

Robinson Cano

2nd Base
$24,000,000

Felix Hernandez

Starting Pitcher
$24,000,000

Albert Pujols

1st Base
$24,000,000
10

C.C. Sabathia

Starting Pitcher
$23,000,000

Zack Greinke

Starting Pitcher
$23,000,000

Joe Mauer

1st Base
$23,000,000
13

Mark Teixeira

1st Base
$22,500,000

Cole Hamels

Starting Pitcher
$22,500,000
15

Miguel Cabrera

1st Base
$22,000,000

Jose Reyes

Shortstop
$22,000,000

Masahiro Tanaka

Starting Pitcher
$22,000,000

Hanley Ramirez

Left Field
$22,000,000
19

Jacoby Ellsbury

Center Field
$21,142,857
20

Alex Rodriguez

Designated Hitter
$21,000,000

Matt Kemp

Right Field
$21,000,000

Adrian Gonzalez

1st Base
$21,000,000

Jayson Werth

Right Field
$21,000,000
24

Carl Crawford

Left Field
$20,500,000
25

Matt Cain

Starting Pitcher
$20,000,000

Troy Tulowitzki

Shortstop
$20,000,000

Pablo Sandoval

3rd Base
$20,000,000

David Wright

3rd Base
$20,000,000
29

David Price

Starting Pitcher
$19,750,000
30

Adam Wainwright

Starting Pitcher
$19,500,000
31

Mark Buehrle

Starting Pitcher
$19,000,000
32

Hunter Pence

Right Field
$18,500,000
33

Andre Ethier

Right Field
$18,000,000

Jered Weaver

Starting Pitcher
$18,000,000

C.J. Wilson

Starting Pitcher
$18,000,000

Tim Lincecum

Starting Pitcher
$18,000,000
37

Elvis Andrus

Shortstop
$17,000,000

Brian McCann

Catcher
$17,000,000

Brandon McCarthy

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000

Matt Holliday

Left Field
$17,000,000
41

Jordan Zimmermann

Starting Pitcher
$16,500,000

Buster Posey

Catcher
$16,500,000
43

Mike Napoli

1st Base
$16,000,000

Ian Kinsler

2nd Base
$16,000,000

Carlos Gonzalez

Right Field
$16,000,000

Anibal Sanchez

Starting Pitcher
$16,000,000

David Ortiz

Designated Hitter
$16,000,000

Curtis Granderson

Right Field
$16,000,000

Adrian Beltre

3rd Base
$16,000,000
50

Yasmany Tomas

3rd Base
$15,879,781
51

Yadier Molina

Catcher
$15,000,000

Chase Utley

2nd Base
$15,000,000

Nelson Cruz

Designated Hitter
$15,000,000

Max Scherzer

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000

Jhonny Peralta

Shortstop
$15,000,000

Carlos Beltran

Right Field
$15,000,000

Nick Swisher

Designated Hitter
$15,000,000
58

Justin Upton

Left Field
$14,500,000
59

Melvin Upton

Center Field
$14,450,000
60

John Danks

Starting Pitcher
$14,250,000
61

Brett Gardner

Left Field
$14,000,000

Joey Votto

1st Base
$14,000,000

Shin-Soo Choo

Right Field
$14,000,000

Alex Gordon

Left Field
$14,000,000

Jose Bautista

Right Field
$14,000,000

Ryan Zimmerman

1st Base
$14,000,000

Victor Martinez

Designated Hitter
$14,000,000

Aramis Ramirez

3rd Base
$14,000,000
69

Michael Bourn

Center Field
$13,500,000
70

Melky Cabrera

Left Field
$13,000,000

Adam Jones

Center Field
$13,000,000

Shane Victorino

Right Field
$13,000,000

Jonathan Papelbon

Relief Pitcher
$13,000,000

Francisco Liriano

Starting Pitcher
$13,000,000

Matt Harrison

Starting Pitcher
$13,000,000

Chase Headley

3rd Base
$13,000,000
77

Matt Garza

Starting Pitcher
$12,500,000

Dustin Pedroia

2nd Base
$12,500,000

Jorge De La Rosa

Starting Pitcher
$12,500,000

Nick Markakis

Right Field
$12,500,000

Rick Porcello

Starting Pitcher
$12,500,000
82

Ubaldo Jimenez

Starting Pitcher
$12,250,000
83

Tim Hudson

Starting Pitcher
$12,000,000

Clay Buchholz

Starting Pitcher
$12,000,000

Miguel Montero

Catcher
$12,000,000

Ricky Nolasco

Starting Pitcher
$12,000,000

Adam LaRoche

Designated Hitter
$12,000,000

Chris Davis

1st Base
$12,000,000

Brandon Phillips

2nd Base
$12,000,000

R.A. Dickey

Starting Pitcher
$12,000,000

Aaron Hill

2nd Base
$12,000,000

Ryan Braun

Right Field
$12,000,000

Jay Bruce

Right Field
$12,000,000
94

J.J. Hardy

Shortstop
$11,500,000
95

Doug Fister

Starting Pitcher
$11,400,000
96

Edwin Jackson

Relief Pitcher
$11,000,000

Scott Kazmir

Starting Pitcher
$11,000,000

Jimmy Rollins

Shortstop
$11,000,000

Bartolo Colon

Starting Pitcher
$11,000,000

Gio Gonzalez

Starting Pitcher
$11,000,000