We use cookies to offer you a better browsing experience, analyse site traffic, and serve targeted ads. Read how we use cookies and how you can control them in our “Cookie Settings”. By using our site, you consent to our use of cookies.

Joey Votto Embed This NEW

1st Base Age: 35 Exp: 10.027 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#44 overall), 2002 College: Richview Collegiate Institute Agent(s): Dan Lozano (MVP Sports Group)
  • Current Contract

    Joey Votto signed a 10 year / $225,000,000 contract with the Cincinnati Reds, including $225,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $22,500,000. In 2018, Votto will earn a base salary of $25,000,000 and a incentive bonus of $75,000, while carrying a total salary of $25,075,000.

    Contract: 10 yr(s) / $225,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $22,500,000
    Free Agent: 2025 / UFA
    Year   Age Status Base Salary Incentive Total Salary Adjusted Salary
    2014 Contract details by year 30 $12,000,000 - $12,000,000 $12,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year 31 $14,000,000 - $14,000,000 $14,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 32 $20,000,000 - $20,000,000 $20,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 33 $22,000,000 - $22,000,000 $22,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 34 $25,000,000 $75,000 $25,075,000 $25,075,000
    2019 Contract details by year 35 $25,000,000 - $25,000,000 $25,000,000
    2020 Contract details by year 36 $25,000,000 - $25,000,000 $25,000,000
    2021 Contract details by year 37 $25,000,000 - $25,000,000 $25,000,000
    2022 Contract details by year 38 $25,000,000 - $25,000,000 $25,000,000
    2023 Contract details by year 39 $25,000,000 - $25,000,000 $25,000,000
    2024 Contract details by year 40 $20,000,000 - $20,000,000 $20,000,000
    2025 Free Agent Year 41 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2024 Club Option includes $7 million buyout
    • full no trade clause
    • All Star: $75,000
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2013

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $38,000,000
    Signing Bonus $6,000,000
    Average Salary $12,666,667
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Salary
    2011 Contract details by year 27 $5,500,000 $2,000,000 $100,000 $7,600,000
    2012 Contract details by year 28 $9,500,000 $2,000,000 $50,000 $11,550,000
    2013 Contract details by year 29 $17,000,000 $2,000,000 $50,000 $19,050,000
    • Gold Glove: $50,000
    Spotrac Premium Tools

    To see the rest of the Joey Votto's contract information, plus gain access to all of Spotrac's Premium tools, sign up today.
    Already Subscribed? Login Here

  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2002 Player Cash Earnings - $600,000 - $600,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $327,000 - - $327,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $380,000 - - $380,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 - - $390,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $437,500 - - $437,500
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $525,000 - - $525,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $5,500,000 $6,000,000 $100,000 $11,600,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $9,500,000 - $50,000 $9,550,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $17,000,000 - $50,000 $17,050,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $22,000,000 - - $22,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - $75,000 $25,075,000
    Est. Earnings
    (13 seasons)
    $127,059,500 $6,600,000 $275,000 $133,934,500
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - - $25,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - - $25,000,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - - $25,000,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - - $25,000,000
    2023 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - - $25,000,000
    2024 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    $272,059,500 $6,600,000 $275,000 $278,934,500
    * denotes deferred payment
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    05/09/2015 Player contract details by year Physical Contact with Official 1 game $76,502 Making physical contact with an umpire
    1 $76,502
  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Joey Votto ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($0) Rank

    Total Cash ($0) Rank

    Average Annual ($0) Rank
  •  

    Statistics

    Season Team GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WAR
    2018 CIN 145 140 503 67 143 28 2 12 67 108 2 101 .284 .417 .419 .836 3.45
    2017 CIN 162 162 559 106 179 34 1 36 100 134 5 83 .320 .454 .578 1.032 7.48
    2016 CIN 158 155 556 101 181 34 2 29 97 108 8 120 .326 .434 .550 .984 4
    2015 CIN 158 156 545 95 171 33 2 29 80 143 13 135 .314 .459 .541 1.000 7.66
    2014 CIN 62 61 220 32 56 16 0 6 23 47 1 49 .255 .390 .409 .799 1.89
    2013 CIN 162 161 581 101 177 30 3 24 73 135 6 138 .305 .435 .491 .926 6.61
    2012 CIN 111 109 374 59 126 44 0 14 56 94 5 85 .337 .474 .567 1.041 5.9
    2011 CIN 161 159 599 101 185 40 3 29 103 110 8 129 .309 .416 .531 .947 6.63
    2010 CIN 150 146 547 106 177 36 2 37 113 91 16 125 .324 .424 .600 1.024 0
    2009 CIN 131 128 469 82 151 38 1 25 84 70 4 106 .322 .414 .567 .981 0
    2008 CIN 151 138 525 69 156 32 3 24 84 59 7 102 .297 .369 .507 .876 0