Salary Rankings

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

2015 Contract Value Rankings

Player 2015 contract-value
1

Giancarlo Stanton

Right Field
$325,000,000
2

Alex Rodriguez

Designated Hitter
$275,000,000
3

Robinson Cano

2nd Base
$240,000,000

Albert Pujols

1st Base
$240,000,000
5

Joey Votto

1st Base
$225,000,000
6

Clayton Kershaw

Starting Pitcher
$215,000,000
7

Prince Fielder

1st Base
$214,000,000
8

Max Scherzer

Starting Pitcher
$210,000,000
9

C.C. Sabathia

Starting Pitcher
$186,000,000
10

Joe Mauer

1st Base
$184,000,000
11

Justin Verlander

Starting Pitcher
$180,000,000

Mark Teixeira

1st Base
$180,000,000
13

Felix Hernandez

Starting Pitcher
$175,000,000
14

Buster Posey

Catcher
$167,000,000
15

Matt Kemp

Right Field
$160,000,000
16

Troy Tulowitzki

Shortstop
$157,750,000
17

Jon Lester

Starting Pitcher
$155,000,000

Masahiro Tanaka

Starting Pitcher
$155,000,000
19

Adrian Gonzalez

1st Base
$154,000,000
20

Jacoby Ellsbury

Center Field
$153,000,000
21

Miguel Cabrera

1st Base
$152,300,000
22

Zack Greinke

Starting Pitcher
$147,000,000
23

Mike Trout

Center Field
$144,500,000
24

Cole Hamels

Starting Pitcher
$144,000,000
25

Carl Crawford

Left Field
$142,000,000
26

David Wright

3rd Base
$138,000,000
27

Freddie Freeman

1st Base
$135,000,000
28

Shin-Soo Choo

Right Field
$130,000,000
29

Matt Cain

Starting Pitcher
$127,500,000
30

Jayson Werth

Right Field
$126,000,000
31

Josh Hamilton

Left Field
$125,000,000

Ryan Howard

1st Base
$125,000,000
33

Elvis Andrus

Shortstop
$120,000,000

Cliff Lee

Starting Pitcher
$120,000,000

Matt Holliday

Left Field
$120,000,000
36

Dustin Pedroia

2nd Base
$110,000,000
37

Jose Reyes

Shortstop
$106,000,000
38

Homer Bailey

Starting Pitcher
$105,000,000
39

Kyle Seager

3rd Base
$100,000,000

Ryan Zimmerman

1st Base
$100,000,000
41

Adam Wainwright

Starting Pitcher
$97,500,000
42

Pablo Sandoval

3rd Base
$95,000,000
43

Hunter Pence

Right Field
$90,000,000
44

Hanley Ramirez

Left Field
$88,000,000
45

Adam Jones

Center Field
$85,500,000
46

Jered Weaver

Starting Pitcher
$85,000,000

Brian McCann

Catcher
$85,000,000

Andre Ethier

Right Field
$85,000,000
49

John Lackey

Starting Pitcher
$82,500,000
50

Russell Martin

Catcher
$82,000,000
51

Carlos Gonzalez

Right Field
$80,000,000

Anibal Sanchez

Starting Pitcher
$80,000,000

Adrian Beltre

3rd Base
$80,000,000
54

C.J. Wilson

Starting Pitcher
$77,500,000
55

Ian Kinsler

2nd Base
$75,000,000

James Shields

Starting Pitcher
$75,000,000

Yadier Molina

Catcher
$75,000,000
58

Melvin Upton

Center Field
$72,500,000

Brandon Phillips

2nd Base
$72,500,000
60

Yasmany Tomas

3rd Base
$68,500,000
61

Jose Abreu

1st Base
$68,000,000

Victor Martinez

Designated Hitter
$68,000,000
63

John Danks

Starting Pitcher
$65,000,000

Jose Bautista

Right Field
$65,000,000
65

Miguel Montero

Catcher
$60,000,000

Starlin Castro

Shortstop
$60,000,000

Curtis Granderson

Right Field
$60,000,000

Yu Darvish

Starting Pitcher
$60,000,000
69

Andrelton Simmons

Shortstop
$58,000,000

Mark Buehrle

Starting Pitcher
$58,000,000

Phil Hughes

Starting Pitcher
$58,000,000
72

Nelson Cruz

Designated Hitter
$57,000,000
73

Nick Swisher

Designated Hitter
$56,000,000
74

Ervin Santana

Starting Pitcher
$55,000,000

Matt Harrison

Starting Pitcher
$55,000,000
76

Jhonny Peralta

Shortstop
$53,000,000
77

Jason Kipnis

2nd Base
$52,500,000
78

Matt Carpenter

3rd Base
$52,000,000

Brett Gardner

Left Field
$52,000,000

Chase Headley

3rd Base
$52,000,000

Edwin Jackson

Relief Pitcher
$52,000,000
82

Justin Upton

Left Field
$51,500,000

Andrew McCutchen

Center Field
$51,500,000
84

Jay Bruce

Right Field
$51,000,000
85

Ubaldo Jimenez

Starting Pitcher
$50,000,000

Matt Garza

Starting Pitcher
$50,000,000

Jonathan Papelbon

Relief Pitcher
$50,000,000
88

Christian Yelich

Left Field
$49,570,000
89

Ricky Nolasco

Starting Pitcher
$49,000,000
90

Michael Bourn

Center Field
$48,000,000

Brandon McCarthy

Starting Pitcher
$48,000,000
92

David Robertson

Relief Pitcher
$46,000,000
93

Carlos Beltran

Right Field
$45,000,000

Ryan Braun

Right Field
$45,000,000
95

Nick Markakis

Right Field
$44,000,000
96

Craig Kimbrel

Relief Pitcher
$42,000,000

Gio Gonzalez

Starting Pitcher
$42,000,000

Yasiel Puig

Center Field
$42,000,000

Melky Cabrera

Left Field
$42,000,000
100

Anthony Rizzo

1st Base
$41,000,000