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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
$36,000,000
2

Clayton Kershaw

Starting Pitcher
$31,000,000

David Price

Starting Pitcher
$31,000,000
4

Manny Machado

3rd Base
$30,000,000

Miguel Cabrera

1st Base
$30,000,000

Bryce Harper

Right Field
$30,000,000
7

Yoenis Cespedes

Center Field
$29,000,000
8

Albert Pujols

1st Base
$28,000,000
9

Felix Hernandez

Starting Pitcher
$27,857,142
10

Giancarlo Stanton

Designated Hitter
$26,000,000

Nolan Arenado

3rd Base
$26,000,000
12

Jon Lester

Starting Pitcher
$25,000,000

Jordan Zimmermann

Starting Pitcher
$25,000,000

Joey Votto

1st Base
$25,000,000

Jake Arrieta

Starting Pitcher
$25,000,000
16

Zack Greinke

Starting Pitcher
$24,000,000
17

J.D. Martinez

Designated Hitter
$23,750,000
18

Josh Donaldson

3rd Base
$23,000,000
19

Masahiro Tanaka

Starting Pitcher
$22,000,000

Johnny Cueto

Starting Pitcher
$22,000,000
21

Buster Posey

Catcher
$21,400,000
22

Dallas Keuchel

Starting Pitcher
$21,210,000
23

Jacoby Ellsbury

Center Field
$21,142,857
24

Freddie Freeman

1st Base
$21,000,000

Charlie Blackmon

Right Field
$21,000,000

Rick Porcello

Starting Pitcher
$21,000,000

Shin-Soo Choo

Designated Hitter
$21,000,000
28

Alex Gordon

Left 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

Yadier Molina

Catcher
$20,000,000

Eric Hosmer

1st Base
$20,000,000

Mookie Betts

Right Field
$20,000,000

Justin Verlander

Starting Pitcher
$20,000,000
36

Jeff Samardzija

Starting Pitcher
$19,500,000
37

Ryan Braun

Left Field
$19,000,000

Robinson Cano

2nd Base
$19,000,000

Kyle Seager

3rd Base
$19,000,000
40

Anthony Rendon

3rd Base
$18,800,000
41

Wade Davis

Relief Pitcher
$18,000,000

Justin Upton

Left Field
$18,000,000

Ryan Zimmerman

1st Base
$18,000,000

Kenley Jansen

Relief Pitcher
$18,000,000

Justin Turner

3rd Base
$18,000,000

Rich Hill

Starting Pitcher
$18,000,000
47

Hyun-Jin Ryu

Starting Pitcher
$17,900,000
48

J.A. Happ

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000

Chris Davis

1st Base
$17,000,000

Michael Brantley

Left Field
$17,000,000

Nathan Eovaldi

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000

Corey Kluber

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000
53

Dexter Fowler

Center Field
$16,500,000

Khris Davis

Designated Hitter
$16,500,000

Jose Altuve

2nd Base
$16,500,000
56

Yasmani Grandal

Catcher
$16,000,000

Jose Abreu

Designated Hitter
$16,000,000

Brandon Belt

1st Base
$16,000,000

Mike Leake

Starting Pitcher
$16,000,000
60

Yasmany Tomas

Left Field
$15,500,000
61

Danny Duffy

Starting Pitcher
$15,250,000
62

Edwin Encarnacion

Designated Hitter
$15,000,000

Aroldis Chapman

Relief Pitcher
$15,000,000

Ian Desmond

Center Field
$15,000,000

Max Scherzer

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000

Patrick Corbin

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000

Charlie Morton

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000

Brandon Crawford

Shortstop
$15,000,000

Chris Sale

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000

Elvis Andrus

Shortstop
$15,000,000

Martin Prado

1st Base
$15,000,000

Carlos Santana

Designated Hitter
$15,000,000
73

Paul Goldschmidt

1st Base
$14,500,000

Matt Carpenter

1st Base
$14,500,000

Jason Kipnis

2nd Base
$14,500,000
76

Jean Segura

Shortstop
$14,350,000
77

Lorenzo Cain

Center Field
$14,000,000

Nelson Cruz

Designated Hitter
$14,000,000

Mark Melancon

Relief Pitcher
$14,000,000

Yusei Kikuchi

Starting Pitcher
$14,000,000
81

Mark Trumbo

Designated Hitter
$13,500,000

Gerrit Cole

Starting Pitcher
$13,500,000
83

Zack Britton

Relief Pitcher
$13,000,000

Andrelton Simmons

Shortstop
$13,000,000

A.J. Pollock

Center Field
$13,000,000

Josh Reddick

Right Field
$13,000,000

Dee Gordon

2nd Base
$13,000,000

Trevor Bauer

Starting Pitcher
$13,000,000
89

Kris Bryant

3rd Base
$12,900,000
90

Miles Mikolas

Starting Pitcher
$12,750,000
91

Zack Cozart

3rd Base
$12,666,666
92

Tyler Chatwood

Relief Pitcher
$12,500,000

Evan Longoria

3rd Base
$12,500,000

Dustin Pedroia

2nd Base
$12,500,000
95

Marcell Ozuna

Left Field
$12,250,000
96

Randal Grichuk

Center Field
$12,000,000

D.J. LeMahieu

2nd Base
$12,000,000

Marwin Gonzalez

Left Field
$12,000,000

Madison Bumgarner

Starting Pitcher
$12,000,000

George Springer

Center Field
$12,000,000