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MLB Salary Rankings MLB Salary Rankings

Listing the top salaries, cap hits, cash, earnings, contracts, and bonuses, for all active MLB players.

2020 Cash Rankings

Player cash
1

Mike Trout

Center Field
$36,000,000
2

Nolan Arenado

3rd Base
$35,000,000
3

Justin Verlander

Starting Pitcher
$33,000,000
4

David Price

Starting Pitcher
$32,000,000
5

Clayton Kershaw

Starting Pitcher
$31,000,000
6

Miguel Cabrera

1st Base
$30,000,000

Manny Machado

3rd Base
$30,000,000
8

Yoenis Cespedes

Center Field
$29,500,000
9

Albert Pujols

1st Base
$29,000,000
10

Mookie Betts

Right Field
$27,700,000
11

Jon Lester

Starting Pitcher
$27,500,000
12

Bryce Harper

Right Field
$26,000,000

Jose Altuve

2nd Base
$26,000,000

Giancarlo Stanton

Designated Hitter
$26,000,000

Paul Goldschmidt

1st Base
$26,000,000
16

Jordan Zimmermann

Starting Pitcher
$25,000,000

Joey Votto

1st Base
$25,000,000
18

J.D. Martinez

Designated Hitter
$23,750,000
19

Masahiro Tanaka

Starting Pitcher
$23,000,000
20

Freddie Freeman

1st Base
$22,000,000

Yu Darvish

Starting Pitcher
$22,000,000

Johnny Cueto

Starting Pitcher
$22,000,000
23

George Springer

Center Field
$21,400,000

Buster Posey

Catcher
$21,400,000
25

Charlie Blackmon

Right Field
$21,000,000

Shin-Soo Choo

Designated Hitter
$21,000,000

Jason Heyward

Right Field
$21,000,000

Justin Upton

Left Field
$21,000,000
29

Robinson Cano

2nd Base
$20,250,000
30

Jake Arrieta

Starting Pitcher
$20,000,000

Chris Sale

Starting Pitcher
$20,000,000

Xander Bogaerts

Shortstop
$20,000,000

Wil Myers

Left Field
$20,000,000

Eric Hosmer

1st Base
$20,000,000

Yadier Molina

Catcher
$20,000,000
36

Jeff Samardzija

Starting Pitcher
$19,500,000
37

Justin Turner

3rd Base
$19,000,000

Patrick Corbin

Starting Pitcher
$19,000,000

Kyle Seager

3rd Base
$19,000,000
40

Trevor Bauer

Starting Pitcher
$18,600,000
41

Kris Bryant

3rd Base
$18,500,000

Matt Carpenter

1st Base
$18,500,000
43

Yasmani Grandal

Catcher
$18,250,000
44

Kenley Jansen

Relief Pitcher
$18,000,000

Cole Hamels

Starting Pitcher
$18,000,000
46

Jake Odorizzi

Starting Pitcher
$17,800,000
47

Corey Kluber

Starting Pitcher
$17,500,000
48

Andrew McCutchen

Right Field
$17,000,000

Wade Davis

Relief Pitcher
$17,000,000

Chris Davis

1st Base
$17,000,000

Nathan Eovaldi

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000

J.A. Happ

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000

Yasmany Tomas

Left Field
$17,000,000
54

Khris Davis

Designated Hitter
$16,750,000
55

Francisco Lindor

Shortstop
$16,700,000
56

Dexter Fowler

Center Field
$16,500,000

Anthony Rizzo

1st Base
$16,500,000
58

Ryan Braun

Left Field
$16,000,000

Craig Kimbrel

Relief Pitcher
$16,000,000

Jacob deGrom

Starting Pitcher
$16,000,000

Brandon Belt

1st Base
$16,000,000

Jose Abreu

Designated Hitter
$16,000,000
63

Miles Mikolas

Starting Pitcher
$15,750,000
64

Danny Duffy

Starting Pitcher
$15,250,000
65

Charlie Morton

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000

Ian Desmond

Center Field
$15,000,000

Elvis Andrus

Shortstop
$15,000,000

Lorenzo Cain

Center Field
$15,000,000

Michael Brantley

Left Field
$15,000,000

Max Scherzer

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000

Brandon Crawford

Shortstop
$15,000,000

Aroldis Chapman

Relief Pitcher
$15,000,000

Andrelton Simmons

Shortstop
$15,000,000
74

Jean Segura

Shortstop
$14,250,000
75

Mark Melancon

Relief Pitcher
$14,000,000

Yusei Kikuchi

Starting Pitcher
$14,000,000
77

Zack Greinke

Starting Pitcher
$13,666,667
78

Marcus Semien

Shortstop
$13,500,000

Carlos Santana

Designated Hitter
$13,500,000

Dee Gordon

2nd Base
$13,500,000
81

Will Smith

Relief Pitcher
$13,000,000

Josh Reddick

Right Field
$13,000,000

Tyler Chatwood

Relief Pitcher
$13,000,000

Evan Longoria

3rd Base
$13,000,000

Salvador Perez

Catcher
$13,000,000

Zack Britton

Relief Pitcher
$13,000,000
87

James Paxton

Starting Pitcher
$12,900,000
88

Zack Cozart

3rd Base
$12,666,668
89

Christian Yelich

Left Field
$12,500,000
90

A.J. Pollock

Center Field
$12,000,000

Randal Grichuk

Center Field
$12,000,000

Nelson Cruz

Designated Hitter
$12,000,000

Kyle Hendricks

Starting Pitcher
$12,000,000

D.J. LeMahieu

2nd Base
$12,000,000

Mike Moustakas

3rd Base
$12,000,000
96

Marcus Stroman

Starting Pitcher
$11,800,000
97

Cody Bellinger

Right Field
$11,600,000
98

Carlos Martinez

Relief Pitcher
$11,500,000

Andrew Miller

Relief Pitcher
$11,500,000

Trevor Story

Shortstop
$11,500,000