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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.

2019 Cash Rankings

Player cash
1

Mike Trout

Center Field
$33,250,000
2

Clayton Kershaw

Starting Pitcher
$31,000,000

David Price

Starting Pitcher
$31,000,000
4

Miguel Cabrera

1st Base
$30,000,000
5

Yoenis Cespedes

Center Field
$29,000,000
6

Albert Pujols

Designated Hitter
$28,000,000
7

Felix Hernandez

Starting Pitcher
$27,857,142
8

Giancarlo Stanton

Designated Hitter
$26,000,000
9

Jon Lester

Starting Pitcher
$25,000,000

Joey Votto

1st Base
$25,000,000

Jake Arrieta

Starting Pitcher
$25,000,000

Jordan Zimmermann

Starting Pitcher
$25,000,000
13

Zack Greinke

Starting Pitcher
$24,000,000
14

J.D. Martinez

Designated Hitter
$23,750,000
15

Homer Bailey

Starting Pitcher
$23,000,000

Josh Donaldson

3rd Base
$23,000,000
17

Masahiro Tanaka

Starting Pitcher
$22,000,000
18

Buster Posey

Catcher
$21,400,000
19

Jacoby Ellsbury

Center Field
$21,142,857
20

Shin-Soo Choo

Designated Hitter
$21,000,000

Johnny Cueto

Starting Pitcher
$21,000,000

Freddie Freeman

1st Base
$21,000,000

Charlie Blackmon

Center Field
$21,000,000

Rick Porcello

Starting Pitcher
$21,000,000
25

Jason Heyward

Right Field
$20,000,000

Yu Darvish

Starting Pitcher
$20,000,000

Cole Hamels

Starting Pitcher
$20,000,000

Justin Verlander

Starting Pitcher
$20,000,000

Eric Hosmer

1st Base
$20,000,000

Alex Gordon

Left Field
$20,000,000

Russell Martin

Catcher
$20,000,000

Yadier Molina

Catcher
$20,000,000
33

Jeff Samardzija

Starting Pitcher
$19,500,000
34

Ryan Braun

Left Field
$19,000,000

Robinson Cano

2nd Base
$19,000,000

Kyle Seager

3rd Base
$19,000,000
37

Justin Upton

Left Field
$18,000,000

Ryan Zimmerman

1st Base
$18,000,000

Matt Kemp

Right Field
$18,000,000

Kenley Jansen

Relief Pitcher
$18,000,000

Justin Turner

3rd Base
$18,000,000

Rich Hill

Starting Pitcher
$18,000,000

Wade Davis

Relief Pitcher
$18,000,000
44

Hyun-Jin Ryu

Starting Pitcher
$17,900,000
45

J.A. Happ

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000

Corey Kluber

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000

Chris Davis

1st Base
$17,000,000

Nathan Eovaldi

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000
49

Jose Altuve

2nd Base
$16,500,000

Dexter Fowler

Center Field
$16,500,000
51

Brandon Belt

1st Base
$16,000,000

Mike Leake

Starting Pitcher
$16,000,000
53

Yasmany Tomas

Left Field
$15,500,000
54

Danny Duffy

Starting Pitcher
$15,250,000
55

Elvis Andrus

Shortstop
$15,000,000

David Wright

3rd Base
$15,000,000

Brandon Crawford

Shortstop
$15,000,000

Max Scherzer

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000

Patrick Corbin

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000

Aroldis Chapman

Relief Pitcher
$15,000,000

Edwin Encarnacion

Designated Hitter
$15,000,000

Carlos Santana

1st Base
$15,000,000

Ian Desmond

Left Field
$15,000,000

Martin Prado

3rd Base
$15,000,000

Chris Sale

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000
66

Jay Bruce

Right Field
$14,500,000

Jason Kipnis

2nd Base
$14,500,000

Matt Carpenter

1st Base
$14,500,000

Paul Goldschmidt

1st Base
$14,500,000
70

Jean Segura

Shortstop
$14,250,000
71

Lorenzo Cain

Center Field
$14,000,000

Mark Melancon

Relief Pitcher
$14,000,000
73

Mark Trumbo

Designated Hitter
$13,500,000
74

Josh Reddick

Right Field
$13,000,000

Andrelton Simmons

Shortstop
$13,000,000

Dee Gordon

2nd Base
$13,000,000
77

Zack Cozart

Shortstop
$12,666,666
78

Tyler Chatwood

Starting Pitcher
$12,500,000

Evan Longoria

3rd Base
$12,500,000

Dustin Pedroia

2nd Base
$12,500,000
81

Ben Zobrist

2nd Base
$12,000,000

George Springer

Center Field
$12,000,000

Kendrys Morales

Designated Hitter
$12,000,000

Madison Bumgarner

Starting Pitcher
$12,000,000
85

Francisco Cervelli

Catcher
$11,500,000

Carlos Martinez

Starting Pitcher
$11,500,000
87

Anthony Rizzo

1st Base
$11,000,000

Julio Teheran

Starting Pitcher
$11,000,000

Starlin Castro

2nd Base
$11,000,000
90

Jose Quintana

Starting Pitcher
$10,500,000

Kole Calhoun

Right Field
$10,500,000
92

Starling Marte

Center Field
$10,000,000

Yulieski Gurriel

1st Base
$10,000,000

Salvador Perez

Catcher
$10,000,000

Wei-Yin Chen

Starting Pitcher
$10,000,000

Andrew McCutchen

Right Field
$10,000,000
97

Christian Yelich

Left Field
$9,750,000

Carlos Carrasco

Starting Pitcher
$9,750,000
99

Mike Minor

Starting Pitcher
$9,500,000

Alex Cobb

Starting Pitcher
$9,500,000