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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.

2020 Base Rankings

Player POS Age base
1 Trout CF 28 $36,000,000
Cole SP 29 $36,000,000
3 Arenado 3B 29 $35,000,000
Strasburg SP 31 $35,000,000
5 Verlander SP 37 $33,000,000
6 Greinke SP 36 $32,000,000
Price SP 34 $32,000,000
8 Cabrera DH 37 $30,000,000
Machado 3B 27 $30,000,000
Sale SP 31 $30,000,000
11 Pujols 1B 40 $29,000,000
12 Scherzer SP 35 $28,777,759
13 Betts RF 27 $27,000,000
14 Stanton DH 30 $26,000,000
Altuve 2B 30 $26,000,000
Harper RF 27 $26,000,000
17 Rendon 3B 30 $25,500,000
18 Zimmermann RP 34 $25,000,000
Votto 1B 36 $25,000,000
20 Cano 2B 37 $24,000,000
21 Martinez DH 32 $23,750,000
22 Kershaw SP 32 $23,333,334
23 deGrom SP 32 $23,000,000
Tanaka SP 31 $23,000,000
25 Darvish SP 33 $22,000,000
Goldschmidt 1B 32 $22,000,000
Freeman 1B 30 $22,000,000
28 Wheeler SP 30 $21,500,000
29 Posey C 33 $21,400,000
30 Heyward RF 30 $21,000,000
Choo DH 37 $21,000,000
Blackmon RF 34 $21,000,000
Upton LF 32 $21,000,000
Springer CF 30 $21,000,000
Cueto SP 34 $21,000,000
Donaldson 3B 34 $21,000,000
37 Molina C 37 $20,000,000
Myers LF 29 $20,000,000
Hosmer 1B 30 $20,000,000
Bogaerts SS 27 $20,000,000
Ryu SP 33 $20,000,000
Arrieta SP 34 $20,000,000
43 Seager 3B 32 $19,000,000
Corbin SP 30 $19,000,000
Turner 3B 35 $19,000,000
46 Bryant 3B 28 $18,600,000
47 Carpenter 3B 34 $18,500,000
48 Grandal C 31 $18,250,000
49 Keuchel SP 32 $18,000,000
Hamels SP 36 $18,000,000
Ozuna LF 29 $18,000,000
Samardzija SP 35 $18,000,000
Jansen RP/CL 32 $18,000,000
54 Odorizzi SP 30 $17,800,000
55 Kluber SP 34 $17,500,000
Bauer SP 29 $17,500,000
Santana 1B 34 $17,500,000
Lindor SS 26 $17,500,000
59 Davis RP 34 $17,000,000
Happ SP 37 $17,000,000
Eovaldi SP 30 $17,000,000
McCutchen LF 33 $17,000,000
Davis 1B 34 $17,000,000
64 Davis DH 32 $16,750,000
65 Rizzo 1B 30 $16,500,000
Kennedy RP 35 $16,500,000
67 Kimbrel RP/CL 32 $16,000,000
Braun 1B 36 $16,000,000
Cain CF 34 $16,000,000
Castellanos RF 28 $16,000,000
Belt 1B 32 $16,000,000
72 Mikolas SP 31 $15,750,000
73 Duffy SP 31 $15,250,000
74 Lester SP 36 $15,000,000
Andrus SS 31 $15,000,000
Desmond CF 34 $15,000,000
Simmons SS 30 $15,000,000
Chapman RP/CL 32 $15,000,000
Morton SP 36 $15,000,000
Brantley LF 33 $15,000,000
Crawford SS 33 $15,000,000
Longoria 3B 34 $15,000,000
Leake SP 32 $15,000,000
84 Fowler RF 34 $14,500,000
85 Segura 2B 30 $14,250,000
86 Kikuchi SP 29 $14,000,000
Melancon RP/CL 35 $14,000,000
Gregorius SS 30 $14,000,000
Cobb SP 32 $14,000,000
90 Gordon 2B 32 $13,500,000
91 Chatwood SP 30 $13,000,000
Britton RP 32 $13,000,000
Smith RP 30 $13,000,000
Pedroia 2B 36 $13,000,000
Semien SS 29 $13,000,000
Reddick RF 33 $13,000,000
Bruce RF 33 $13,000,000
Perez C 30 $13,000,000
99 Paxton SP 31 $12,500,000
Yelich LF 28 $12,500,000