MLB Career Earnings

MLB Player Earnings MLB Player Earnings

Listing the top earnings for all active MLB players.

Player Total
Earnings
Seasons Earnings
Total
1

Albert Pujols

Designated Hitter
1999: R13, #402
$339,210,741 22 $339,210,741
2

Miguel Cabrera

Designated Hitter
0: Undrafted
$321,023,111 19 $321,023,111
3

Justin Verlander

Starting Pitcher
2004: R1, #2
$274,588,222 17 $274,588,222
4

Zack Greinke

Starting Pitcher
2002: R1, #6
$251,955,276 18 $251,955,276
5

Clayton Kershaw

Starting Pitcher
2006: R1, #7
$251,342,641 15 $251,342,641
6

David Price

Starting Pitcher
2007: R1, #1
$216,042,498 14 $216,042,498
7

Robinson Cano

2nd Base
0: Undrafted
$204,438,128 17 $204,438,128
8

Joey Votto

1st Base
2002: R2, #44
$193,193,759 17 $193,193,759
9

Jon Lester

Starting Pitcher
2002: R2, #57
$192,261,056 16 $192,261,056
10

Mike Trout

Center Field
2009: R1, #27
$161,290,125 12 $161,290,125
11

Adam Wainwright

Starting Pitcher
2000: R1, #29
$157,565,963 19 $157,565,963
12

Johnny Cueto

Starting Pitcher
0: Undrafted
$154,290,778 15 $154,290,778
13

Yadier Molina

Catcher
2000: R4, #113
$153,373,380 18 $153,373,380
14

Justin Upton

Left Field
2005: R1, #1
$153,062,778 15 $153,062,778
15

Ryan Zimmerman

1st Base
2005: R1, #4
$140,892,000 16 $140,892,000
16

Max Scherzer

Starting Pitcher
2006: R1, #11
$139,575,000 16 $139,575,000
17

Stephen Strasburg

Starting Pitcher
2009: R1, #1
$139,076,586 13 $139,076,586
18

Yu Darvish

Starting Pitcher
0: Undrafted
$134,305,991 10 $134,305,991
19

Aroldis Chapman

Relief Pitcher
0: Undrafted
$131,066,491 12 $131,066,491
20

Jason Heyward

Right Field
2007: R1, #14
$126,889,278 13 $126,889,278
21

Freddie Freeman

1st Base
2007: R2, #78
$123,717,421 13 $123,717,421
22

Giancarlo Stanton

Designated Hitter
2007: R2, #76
$118,487,630 13 $118,487,630
23

Bryce Harper

Right Field
2010: R1, #1
$118,479,629 11 $118,479,629
24

Nelson Cruz

Designated Hitter
0: Undrafted
$118,257,784 18 $118,257,784
25

Evan Longoria

3rd Base
2006: R1, #3
$116,352,890 15 $116,352,890
26

Scott Kazmir

Starting Pitcher
2002: R1, #15
$115,927,650 17 $115,927,650
27

Elvis Andrus

Shortstop
0: Undrafted
$113,626,156 14 $113,626,156
28

Manny Machado

3rd Base
2010: R1, #3
$110,560,896 11 $110,560,896
29

Nolan Arenado

3rd Base
2009: R2, #59
$110,138,340 10 $110,138,340
30

Eric Hosmer

1st Base
2008: R1, #3
$109,752,157 12 $109,752,157
31

Ervin Santana

Starting Pitcher
0: Undrafted
$109,651,027 17 $109,651,027
32

Josh Donaldson

3rd Base
2007: R1, #48
$109,555,667 13 $109,555,667
33

Andrew McCutchen

Right Field
2005: R1, #11
$108,096,292 14 $108,096,292
34

Dexter Fowler

Right Field
2004: R14, #410
$106,575,370 13 $106,575,370
35

Kyle Seager

3rd Base
2009: R3, #82
$104,385,300 12 $104,385,300
36

J.D. Martinez

Designated Hitter
2009: R20, #611
$99,071,096 12 $99,071,096
37

Jose Abreu

1st Base
0: Undrafted
$99,044,074 8 $99,044,074
38

Kenley Jansen

Relief Pitcher
0: Undrafted
$92,460,667 11 $92,460,667
39

Anthony Rendon

3rd Base
2011: R1, #6
$91,244,444 11 $91,244,444
40

Chris Sale

Starting Pitcher
2010: R1, #13
$89,195,275 12 $89,195,275
41

Craig Kimbrel

Relief Pitcher
2008: R3, #96
$88,530,926 13 $88,530,926
42

J.A. Happ

Starting Pitcher
2004: R3, #92
$87,785,296 16 $87,785,296
43

Gerrit Cole

Starting Pitcher
2011: R1, #1
$84,222,046 10 $84,222,046
44

Paul Goldschmidt

1st Base
2009: R8, #246
$84,139,148 12 $84,139,148
45

Jose Altuve

2nd Base
0: Undrafted
$83,196,404 12 $83,196,404
46

Madison Bumgarner

Starting Pitcher
2007: R1, #10
$82,782,222 13 $82,782,222
47

Hyun-Jin Ryu

Starting Pitcher
0: Undrafted
$81,382,407 9 $81,382,407
48

Mark Melancon

Relief Pitcher
2006: R9, #284
$81,111,776 14 $81,111,776
49

Charlie Morton

Starting Pitcher
2002: R3, #95
$80,434,056 14 $80,434,056
50

Carlos Santana

1st Base
0: Undrafted
$80,406,462 13 $80,406,462
51

Andrew Miller

Relief Pitcher
2006: R1, #6
$78,004,603 16 $78,004,603
52

Trevor Bauer

Starting Pitcher
2011: R1, #3
$77,877,314 11 $77,877,314
53

Dallas Keuchel

Starting Pitcher
2009: R7, #221
$77,584,347 11 $77,584,347
54

Charlie Blackmon

Right Field
2008: R2, #72
$77,323,715 12 $77,323,715
55

Brandon Belt

1st Base
2009: R5, #147
$77,052,425 12 $77,052,425
56

Michael Brantley

Left Field
2005: R7, #205
$76,550,356 13 $76,550,356
57

David Robertson

Relief Pitcher
2006: R17, #524
$73,971,143 15 $73,971,143
58

Justin Turner

3rd Base
2006: R7, #204
$72,596,793 13 $72,596,793
59

George Springer

Center Field
2011: R1, #11
$71,688,897 9 $71,688,897
60

Brandon Crawford

Shortstop
2008: R4, #117
$71,090,555 12 $71,090,555
61

Lorenzo Cain

Center Field
2004: R17, #496
$70,830,580 11 $70,830,580
62

Ian Kennedy

Relief Pitcher
2006: R1, #21
$69,874,811 14 $69,874,811
63

Rich Hill

Starting Pitcher
2002: R4, #112
$66,557,809 17 $66,557,809
64

Asdrubal Cabrera

2nd Base
0: Undrafted
$66,415,258 14 $66,415,258
65

Zack Britton

Relief Pitcher
2006: R3, #85
$65,572,260 10 $65,572,260
66

Francisco Lindor

Shortstop
2011: R1, #8
$65,290,428 8 $65,290,428
67

Yasmani Grandal

Catcher
2010: R1, #12
$64,824,259 12 $64,824,259
68

Danny Duffy

Starting Pitcher
2007: R3, #96
$64,305,782 12 $64,305,782
69

Brett Anderson

Starting Pitcher
2006: R2, #55
$62,918,051 14 $62,918,051
70

Corey Kluber

Starting Pitcher
2007: R7, #134
$62,635,150 12 $62,635,150
71

Anthony Rizzo

1st Base
2007: R6, #204
$62,565,422 12 $62,565,422
72

Patrick Corbin

Starting Pitcher
2009: R2, #80
$62,475,037 11 $62,475,037
73

Lance Lynn

Starting Pitcher
2008: R1, #39
$61,585,704 12 $61,585,704
74

Mike Moustakas

3rd Base
2007: R1, #2
$60,169,194 12 $60,169,194
75

Andrelton Simmons

Shortstop
2010: R2, #70
$59,420,066 11 $59,420,066
76

Kris Bryant

3rd Base
2013: R1, #2
$59,020,737 8 $59,020,737
77

Mookie Betts

Right Field
2011: R5, #172
$58,134,598 9 $58,134,598
78

Khris Davis

Designated Hitter
2009: R7, #226
$58,127,317 10 $58,127,317
79

Jean Segura

Shortstop
0: Undrafted
$57,787,777 11 $57,787,777
80

Nathan Eovaldi

Starting Pitcher
2008: R11, #337
$55,359,296 12 $55,359,296
81

Jed Lowrie

2nd Base
2005: R1, #45
$55,071,333 15 $55,071,333
82

Jacob deGrom

Starting Pitcher
2010: R9, #272
$54,159,998 9 $54,159,998
83

A.J. Pollock

Outfielders
2009: R1, #17
$53,841,944 11 $53,841,944
84

Wil Myers

Right Field
2009: R3, #91
$53,233,776 10 $53,233,776
85

Xander Bogaerts

Shortstop
0: Undrafted
$53,190,366 10 $53,190,366
86

Salvador Perez

Catcher
0: Undrafted
$52,043,815 12 $52,043,815
87

Alex Cobb

Starting Pitcher
2006: R4, #109
$51,095,287 12 $51,095,287
88

Yulieski Gurriel

1st Base
0: Undrafted
$51,009,557 6 $51,009,557
89

Trevor Cahill

Relief Pitcher
2006: R2, #66
$50,702,256 14 $50,702,256
90

D.J. LeMahieu

2nd Base
2009: R2, #79
$50,531,774 12 $50,531,774
91

Mike Minor

Starting Pitcher
2009: R1, #7
$50,414,609 13 $50,414,609
92

Greg Holland

Relief Pitcher
2007: R10, #306
$49,936,800 11 $49,936,800
93

Carlos Carrasco

Starting Pitcher
0: Undrafted
$49,607,003 14 $49,607,003
94

Jose Quintana

Starting Pitcher
0: Undrafted
$49,289,259 11 $49,289,259
95

Jason Castro

Catcher
2008: R43, #1303
$47,657,433 13 $47,657,433
96

Gerardo Parra

Right Field
0: Undrafted
$47,563,348 13 $47,563,348
97

Marcell Ozuna

Left Field
0: Undrafted
$47,470,727 10 $47,470,727
98

Didi Gregorius

Shortstop
0: Undrafted
$47,041,585 11 $47,041,585
99

Kenta Maeda

Starting Pitcher
0: Undrafted
$46,414,704 6 $46,414,704
100

Derek Holland

Relief Pitcher
2006: R25, #748
$45,991,610 14 $45,991,610