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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 Average Rankings

Player POS Age average
1 Cole SP 30 $36,000,000
2 Trout CF 29 $35,541,667
3 Strasburg SP 32 $35,000,000
Rendon 3B 31 $35,000,000
5 Greinke SP 37 $34,416,667
6 Verlander SP 38 $33,000,000
7 Arenado 3B 30 $32,500,000
8 Cabrera DH 38 $31,000,000
Price SP 35 $31,000,000
Kershaw SP 33 $31,000,000
11 Betts RF 28 $30,416,667
12 Scherzer SP 36 $30,000,000
Machado 3B 28 $30,000,000
14 Sale SP 32 $29,000,000
15 deGrom SP 33 $27,500,000
16 Yelich LF 29 $26,928,571
17 Goldschmidt 1B 33 $26,000,000
18 Harper RF 28 $25,384,615
19 Stanton DH 31 $25,000,000
20 Pujols 1B 41 $24,000,000
Cano 2B 38 $24,000,000
22 Wheeler SP 31 $23,600,000
23 Altuve 2B 31 $23,357,143
24 Corbin SP 31 $23,333,333
25 Davis 1B 35 $23,000,000
Heyward RF 31 $23,000,000
Donaldson 3B 35 $23,000,000
28 Votto 1B 37 $22,500,000
29 Martinez DH 33 $22,000,000
30 Cueto SP 35 $21,666,667
31 Upton LF 33 $21,200,000
32 Darvish SP 34 $21,000,000
33 Bregman 3B 27 $20,000,000
Bogaerts SS 28 $20,000,000
Ryu SP 34 $20,000,000
36 Posey C 34 $19,875,000
37 Lindor SS 27 $19,500,000
Carpenter 3B 35 $19,500,000
39 Gausman SP 30 $18,900,000
Stroman SP 30 $18,900,000
41 Bryant 3B 29 $18,600,000
42 Keuchel SP 33 $18,500,000
43 Grandal C 32 $18,250,000
44 Hosmer 1B 31 $18,000,000
Blackmon RF 35 $18,000,000
46 Bumgarner SP 31 $17,000,000
Eovaldi SP 31 $17,000,000
Mikolas SP 32 $17,000,000
49 Freeman 1B 31 $16,875,000
50 Davis DH 33 $16,750,000
51 Longoria 3B 35 $16,666,667
McCutchen LF 34 $16,666,667
Abreu 1B 34 $16,666,667
54 Fowler RF 35 $16,500,000
55 Jansen RP/CL 33 $16,000,000
Chapman RP/CL 33 $16,000,000
Cain CF 35 $16,000,000
Castellanos RF 29 $16,000,000
Moustakas 2B 32 $16,000,000
60 Andrus SS 32 $15,000,000
Morton SP 37 $15,000,000
62 Belt 1B 33 $14,560,000
63 Kimbrel RP/CL 33 $14,333,333
Kikuchi SP 30 $14,333,333
65 Seager 3B 33 $14,285,714
66 Cobb SP 33 $14,250,000
67 Segura 2B 31 $14,000,000
Moncada 3B 26 $14,000,000
Desmond CF 35 $14,000,000
70 Hendricks SP 31 $13,875,000
71 Myers LF 30 $13,833,333
72 Pedroia 2B 37 $13,750,000
Story SS 28 $13,750,000
74 Smith RP 31 $13,333,333
75 Turner SS 28 $13,000,000
Bellinger OF 25 $13,000,000
Duffy SP 32 $13,000,000
Britton RP 33 $13,000,000
79 Crawford SS 34 $12,500,000
Acuna RF 23 $12,500,000
Miller RP 36 $12,500,000
82 Pollock LF 33 $12,000,000
Seager SS 27 $12,000,000
Roark SP 34 $12,000,000
85 Carrasco SP 34 $11,750,000
86 Nola SP 28 $11,250,000
87 Baez SS 28 $11,000,000
Conforto RF 28 $11,000,000
Smyly SP 32 $11,000,000
Suarez 3B 29 $11,000,000
91 Betances RP 33 $10,500,000
92 Grichuk CF 29 $10,400,000
93 Martinez SP 29 $10,200,000
94 Gray SP 31 $10,166,667
95 Snell SP 28 $10,000,000
Sano 1B 28 $10,000,000
Pineda SP 32 $10,000,000
Lynn SP 34 $10,000,000
Familia RP 31 $10,000,000
Hicks CF 31 $10,000,000