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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

David Price

Starting Pitcher
$31,000,000

Clayton Kershaw

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

Nolan Arenado

3rd Base
$26,000,000

Giancarlo Stanton

Designated Hitter
$26,000,000
10

Joey Votto

1st Base
$25,000,000

Jake Arrieta

Starting Pitcher
$25,000,000

Jon Lester

Starting Pitcher
$25,000,000

Jordan Zimmermann

Starting Pitcher
$25,000,000
14

Zack Greinke

Starting Pitcher
$24,000,000
15

J.D. Martinez

Designated Hitter
$23,750,000
16

Josh Donaldson

3rd Base
$23,000,000
17

Masahiro Tanaka

Starting Pitcher
$22,000,000

Johnny Cueto

Starting Pitcher
$22,000,000
19

Buster Posey

Catcher
$21,400,000
20

Jacoby Ellsbury

Center Field
$21,142,857
21

Freddie Freeman

1st Base
$21,000,000

Rick Porcello

Starting Pitcher
$21,000,000

Charlie Blackmon

Center Field
$21,000,000

Shin-Soo Choo

Designated Hitter
$21,000,000
25

Justin Verlander

Starting Pitcher
$20,000,000

Alex Gordon

Left Field
$20,000,000

Yadier Molina

Catcher
$20,000,000

Eric Hosmer

1st Base
$20,000,000

Mookie Betts

Right Field
$20,000,000

Jason Heyward

Right Field
$20,000,000

Yu Darvish

Starting Pitcher
$20,000,000

Cole Hamels

Starting Pitcher
$20,000,000
33

Jeff Samardzija

Starting Pitcher
$19,500,000
34

Ryan Braun

Left Field
$19,000,000

Kyle Seager

3rd Base
$19,000,000

Robinson Cano

2nd Base
$19,000,000
37

Anthony Rendon

3rd Base
$18,800,000
38

Ryan Zimmerman

1st Base
$18,000,000

Justin Upton

Left Field
$18,000,000

Kenley Jansen

Relief Pitcher
$18,000,000

Justin Turner

3rd Base
$18,000,000

Wade Davis

Relief Pitcher
$18,000,000

Rich Hill

Starting Pitcher
$18,000,000
44

Hyun-Jin Ryu

Starting Pitcher
$17,900,000
45

Michael Brantley

Left Field
$17,000,000

Chris Davis

1st Base
$17,000,000

Corey Kluber

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000

Jacob deGrom

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000

Nathan Eovaldi

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000

J.A. Happ

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000
51

Khris Davis

Designated Hitter
$16,500,000

Jose Altuve

2nd Base
$16,500,000

Dexter Fowler

Center Field
$16,500,000
54

Jose Abreu

1st Base
$16,000,000

Yasmani Grandal

Catcher
$16,000,000

Mike Leake

Starting Pitcher
$16,000,000

Brandon Belt

1st Base
$16,000,000
58

Paul Goldschmidt

1st Base
$15,500,000

Yasmany Tomas

Left Field
$15,500,000
60

Danny Duffy

Starting Pitcher
$15,250,000
61

Edwin Encarnacion

Designated Hitter
$15,000,000

Max Scherzer

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000

Patrick Corbin

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000

Carlos Santana

1st Base
$15,000,000

Charlie Morton

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000

Chris Sale

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000

Ian Desmond

Center Field
$15,000,000

Elvis Andrus

Shortstop
$15,000,000

Aroldis Chapman

Relief Pitcher
$15,000,000

Martin Prado

1st Base
$15,000,000

Brandon Crawford

Shortstop
$15,000,000
72

Jay Bruce

Right Field
$14,500,000

Matt Carpenter

1st Base
$14,500,000

Jason Kipnis

2nd Base
$14,500,000
75

Jean Segura

Shortstop
$14,350,000
76

Lorenzo Cain

Center Field
$14,000,000

Yusei Kikuchi

Starting Pitcher
$14,000,000

Nelson Cruz

Designated Hitter
$14,000,000

Mark Melancon

Relief Pitcher
$14,000,000
80

Gerrit Cole

Starting Pitcher
$13,500,000

Mark Trumbo

Designated Hitter
$13,500,000
82

Josh Reddick

Right Field
$13,000,000

Dee Gordon

2nd Base
$13,000,000

Andrelton Simmons

Shortstop
$13,000,000

Trevor Bauer

Starting Pitcher
$13,000,000

A.J. Pollock

Center Field
$13,000,000

Zack Britton

Relief Pitcher
$13,000,000
88

Kris Bryant

3rd Base
$12,900,000
89

Zack Cozart

Shortstop
$12,666,666
90

Dustin Pedroia

2nd Base
$12,500,000

Tyler Chatwood

Starting Pitcher
$12,500,000

Evan Longoria

3rd Base
$12,500,000
93

Marcell Ozuna

Left Field
$12,250,000
94

Kendrys Morales

Designated Hitter
$12,000,000

George Springer

Center Field
$12,000,000

Xander Bogaerts

Shortstop
$12,000,000

Ben Zobrist

2nd Base
$12,000,000

D.J. LeMahieu

2nd Base
$12,000,000

Madison Bumgarner

Starting Pitcher
$12,000,000
100

Didi Gregorius

Shortstop
$11,750,000