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MLB Salary Rankings MLB Salary Rankings

Listing the top payroll, base, & average salaries, plus cash, earnings, contracts, and bonuses, for all active MLB players.

2021 Salary Rankings

Player POS Age salary
1 Trout CF 29 $37,116,666
2 Cole SP 30 $36,000,000
deGrom SP 33 $36,000,000
4 Strasburg SP 32 $35,000,000
Arenado 3B 30 $35,000,000
Greinke SP 37 $35,000,000
7 Scherzer SP 36 $34,503,480
8 Verlander SP 38 $33,000,000
9 Machado 3B 28 $32,000,000
Price SP 35 $32,000,000
11 Kershaw SP 33 $31,000,000
12 Pujols 1B 41 $30,000,000
Sale SP 32 $30,000,000
Cabrera DH 38 $30,000,000
15 Stanton DH 31 $29,000,000
Altuve 2B 31 $29,000,000
17 Rendon 3B 31 $28,071,428
18 Harper RF 28 $27,538,462
19 Goldschmidt 1B 33 $26,000,000
20 Lester SP 37 $25,000,000
Votto 1B 37 $25,000,000
22 Corbin SP 31 $24,416,666
23 Cano 2B 38 $24,000,000
24 Heyward RF 31 $23,500,000
25 Upton LF 33 $23,000,000
26 Myers LF 30 $22,500,000
Wheeler SP 31 $22,500,000
Betts RF 28 $22,500,000
29 Freeman 1B 31 $22,359,375
30 Posey C 34 $22,177,777
31 Darvish SP 34 $22,000,000
32 Blackmon RF 35 $21,333,333
33 Davis 1B 35 $21,065,362
34 Hosmer 1B 31 $21,000,000
Cueto SP 35 $21,000,000
Donaldson 3B 35 $21,000,000
37 Bogaerts SS 28 $20,000,000
Arrieta SP 35 $20,000,000
McCutchen LF 34 $20,000,000
Jansen RP/CL 33 $20,000,000
Ryu SP 34 $20,000,000
42 Lindor SS 27 $19,500,000
43 Martinez DH 33 $19,350,000
44 Bumgarner SP 31 $19,000,000
45 Bryant 3B 29 $18,600,000
46 Carpenter 3B 35 $18,500,000
Story SS 28 $18,500,000
Longoria 3B 35 $18,500,000
Seager 3B 33 $18,500,000
50 Grandal C 32 $18,250,000
51 Keuchel SP 33 $18,000,000
Pollock LF 33 $18,000,000
53 Abreu 1B 34 $17,666,666
54 Santana 1B 35 $17,500,000
55 Chapman RP/CL 33 $17,200,000
Belt 1B 33 $17,200,000
57 Eovaldi SP 31 $17,000,000
58 Mikolas SP 32 $16,750,000
Davis DH 33 $16,750,000
60 Rizzo 1B 31 $16,500,000
Fowler RF 35 $16,500,000
Kikuchi SP 30 $16,500,000
63 Kimbrel RP/CL 33 $16,000,000
Cain CF 35 $16,000,000
65 Duffy SP 32 $15,500,000
66 Crawford SS 34 $15,200,000
67 Cobb SP 33 $15,000,000
Morton SP 37 $15,000,000
69 Segura 2B 31 $14,850,000
70 Andrus SS 32 $14,250,000
71 Perez C 31 $14,200,000
72 Hendricks SP 31 $14,000,000
Yelich LF 29 $14,000,000
Castellanos RF 29 $14,000,000
Moustakas 2B 32 $14,000,000
76 Britton RP 33 $13,000,000
Turner SS 28 $13,000,000
Smith RP 31 $13,000,000
Bellinger OF 25 $13,000,000
80 Bregman 3B 27 $12,666,666
81 Marte CF 32 $12,500,000
82 Odor 2B 27 $12,333,333
83 Nola SP 28 $12,250,000
84 Pedroia 2B 37 $12,125,000
85 Carrasco SP 34 $12,000,000
Miller RP 36 $12,000,000
Encarnacion DH 38 $12,000,000
Robertson RP 36 $12,000,000
Seager SS 27 $12,000,000
Roark SP 34 $12,000,000
91 Martinez SP 29 $11,700,000
92 Familia RP 31 $11,666,668
93 Kiermaier CF 31 $11,666,666
94 Polanco RF 29 $11,600,000
95 Snell SP 28 $11,100,000
96 Baez SS 28 $11,000,000
Rosario LF 29 $11,000,000
Sano 1B 28 $11,000,000
Conforto RF 28 $11,000,000
Archer SP 32 $11,000,000