Colin Rea

Milwaukee Brewers, Starting Pitcher
Age: 33-359d (Jul 01, 1990)
Exp: 4.057 Years
Country: US
College: Indiana State
Drafted: Round 12 (#383 overall), 2011
Agent(s): Joe Speed
2024 Payroll Salary

$3,500,000

2024 Cash

$3,500,000

Career Earnings

$5,634,255

2024-2025 Extension (CURRENT)

Colin Rea signed a 1 year , $4,500,000 contract with the Milwaukee Brewers, including $4,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $4,500,000. In 2024, Rea will earn a base salary of $3,500,000, while carrying a total salary of $3,500,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $4,500,000
Average Salary:
$4,500,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
Free Agent:
2026 / UFA
Year Age Status PayrollAnnual Luxury Tax Tax % League Tax Cash Annual Cash Cumulative
2024 34 $3,500,000 $4,500,000 1.90% $3,500,000 $3,500,000
2025 35
Club
$5,500,000 $4,500,000 - $5,500,000 $9,000,000
2026 36
UFA
Year Age Service Status Base Salary Incentives Likely Incentives Unlikely Payroll Salary Luxury Tax
2024 34 4.057 $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000 $4,500,000
2025 35 -
Club
$5,500,000 - - $5,500,000 $4,500,000
2026 36 --
UFA
Year Age Status Base Salary Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2024 34 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $4,500,000
2025 35
Club
$5,500,000 $5,500,000 $9,000,000 $4,500,000 $5,500,000
Contract Notes
  • 2025 Club option includes $1M buyout
  • Annual Incentives (innings)
    $75,000 each for 80, 100
    $100,000 for 120
    $250,000 for 140
Source: MLB contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

2023-2023

Colin Rea signed a 1 year , $750,000 contract with the Milwaukee Brewers, including $750,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $750,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $750,000
Average Salary:
$750,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2021-2021

Colin Rea signed a 1 year , $570,500 contract with the Milwaukee Brewers, including $570,500 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $570,500.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $570,500
Average Salary:
$570,500
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2020-2020 Pre-Arb

Colin Rea signed a 1 year , $563,500 contract with the Chicago Cubs, including $563,500 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $563,500.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $563,500
Average Salary:
$563,500
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2018-2018 Pre-Arb

Colin Rea signed a 1 year , $555,600 contract with the San Diego Padres, including $555,600 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $555,600.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $555,600
Average Salary:
$555,600
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2017-2017 Pre-Arb

Colin Rea signed a 1 year , $545,800 contract with the San Diego Padres, including $545,800 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $545,800.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $545,800
Average Salary:
$545,800
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2016-2016 Pre-Arb

Colin Rea signed a 1 year , $510,200 contract with the San Diego Padres, including $510,200 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $510,200.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $510,200
Average Salary:
$510,200
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2015-2015 Pre-Arb

Colin Rea signed a 1 year , $507,500 contract with the San Diego Padres, including $507,500 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $507,500.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $507,500
Average Salary:
$507,500
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$5,634,255

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

4 teams

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2015 24
Active
$149,754
$149,754
2016 26
Retained
Injured
Retained
$8,364
$175,644
$298,316
$158,118
$333,762
$632,078
2017 27
Injured
$545,800
$1,177,878
2018 28
Reserve / minor-buried
$250,908
$1,428,786
2020 30
Reserve / minor-buried
$133,945
$1,562,731
2021 31
Active
$15,108
$1,577,839
2023 32
Active
$556,416
$2,134,255
2024 34
Active
$3,500,000
$5,634,255
Total      
$5,634,255
$5,634,255
2025 35
Active / Club
$5,500,000
Total
$11,134,255
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2015
24
$149,754
$149,754
$149,754
2016
26
$8,364
$175,644
$298,316
$8,364
$175,644
$298,316
$158,118
$333,762
$632,078
2017
27
$545,800
$545,800
$1,177,878
2018
28
$250,908
$250,908
$1,428,786
2020
30
$133,945
$133,945
$1,562,731
2021
31
$15,108
$15,108
$1,577,839
2023
32
$556,416
$556,416
$2,134,255
2024
34
$3,500,000
$3,500,000
$5,634,255
Total
$5,634,255
$5,634,255
$5,634,255
2025
35
$5,500,000
$5,500,000
Total
$11,134,255
$11,134,255

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Incentives Cash Cumulative
4 $1,420,422 - - $1,420,422
1 $8,364 - - $8,364
1 $133,945 - - $133,945
3 $4,071,524 - - $4,071,524

Injuries

Year Dates Reason
2016 MIA Jul 31, 2016 - Oct 02, 2016 Elbow
2017 SD Apr 02, 2017 - Oct 01, 2017 Elbow
2018 SD Mar 29, 2018 - Jun 21, 2018 Elbow (Tommy John)
  • Nov 03, 2023 Signed a 1 year $4.5 million contract extension with Milwaukee (MIL), including a club option for 2025
  • Sep 26, 2023 Recalled from the Minors by Milwaukee (MIL)
  • Sep 20, 2023 Optioned to the Minors by Milwaukee (MIL)
  • Sep 18, 2023 Recalled from the Minors by Milwaukee (MIL)
  • Sep 14, 2023 Optioned to the Minors by Milwaukee (MIL)
  • Sep 02, 2023 Recalled from the Minors by Milwaukee (MIL)
  • Aug 05, 2023 Optioned to the Minors by Milwaukee (MIL)
  • May 20, 2023 Recalled from the Minors by Milwaukee (MIL)
  • May 15, 2023 Optioned to the Minors by Milwaukee (MIL)
  • Apr 13, 2023 Contract purchased by Milwaukee (MIL)
  • Jan 28, 2023 Signed a minor league contract with Milwaukee (MIL)
  • Nov 03, 2021 Released by Milwaukee (MIL)
  • Aug 15, 2021 Signed a minor league contract with Milwaukee (MIL)
  • Jan 05, 2021 Released by Chicago (CHC)
  • Dec 02, 2020 Signed a 1 year $702,500 contract with Chicago (CHC), avoiding arbitration
  • Jan 10, 2019 Signed a minor league contract with Chicago (CHC)
  • Nov 26, 2018 Released by San Diego (SD)
  • Feb 24, 2017 Signed a 1 year $545,800 contract with San Diego (SD)
  • Aug 01, 2016 Traded to San Diego (SD) from Miami (MIA) for Luis Castillo
  • Jul 29, 2016 Traded to Miami (MIA) from San Diego (SD) with Andrew Cashner , Tayron Guerrero and $2.275M for Cashner's salary for Jarred Cosart, Carter Capps, Luis Castillo and Josh Naylor
  • Mar 04, 2016 Signed a 1 year $510,200 contract with San Diego (SD)
  • Jun 07, 2011 Drafted by San Diego (SD): Round 12 (#383 overall)
Year Team GP GS H R ER BB K HR W L SV IP ERA WHIP WAR
2024 MIL 13 11 66 27 26 23 48 9 5 2 0 70.7 3.31 2.93 1.13
2023 MIL 26 22 110 65 63 38 110 23 6 6 0 124.7 4.55 2.74 0.66
2021 MIL 1 0 7 5 5 0 5 2 0 0 0 6.0 7.50 -0.02
2020 CHC 9 2 15 9 9 2 10 3 1 1 0 14.0 5.79 1.29 -0.16
2016 SD 21 19 102 63 56 44 80 12 5 5 0 102.7 4.91 0.26 0.22
2015 SD 7 6 29 16 15 11 26 2 2 2 0 31.7 4.26 0.32 0.01
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