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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 Contract Value Rankings

Player contract value
1

Mike Trout

Center Field
$426,500,000
2

Bryce Harper

Center Field
$330,000,000
3

Giancarlo Stanton

Designated Hitter
$325,000,000
4

Manny Machado

3rd Base
$300,000,000
5

Nolan Arenado

3rd Base
$260,000,000
6

Miguel Cabrera

1st Base
$248,000,000
7

Robinson Cano

2nd Base
$240,000,000

Albert Pujols

1st Base
$240,000,000
9

Joey Votto

1st Base
$225,000,000
10

David Price

Starting Pitcher
$217,000,000
11

Max Scherzer

Starting Pitcher
$210,000,000
12

Zack Greinke

Starting Pitcher
$206,500,000
13

Jason Heyward

Right Field
$184,000,000
14

Stephen Strasburg

Starting Pitcher
$175,000,000

Felix Hernandez

Starting Pitcher
$175,000,000
16

Jose Altuve

2nd Base
$163,500,000
17

Chris Davis

1st Base
$161,000,000
18

Buster Posey

Catcher
$159,000,000
19

Masahiro Tanaka

Starting Pitcher
$155,000,000

Jon Lester

Starting Pitcher
$155,000,000
21

Jacoby Ellsbury

Center Field
$153,000,000
22

Chris Sale

Starting Pitcher
$145,000,000
23

Eric Hosmer

1st Base
$144,000,000

Cole Hamels

Starting Pitcher
$144,000,000
25

Patrick Corbin

Starting Pitcher
$140,000,000
26

Jacob deGrom

Starting Pitcher
$137,500,000
27

Freddie Freeman

1st Base
$135,000,000
28

Paul Goldschmidt

1st Base
$130,000,000

Johnny Cueto

Starting Pitcher
$130,000,000

Shin-Soo Choo

Designated Hitter
$130,000,000
31

Yu Darvish

Starting Pitcher
$126,000,000
32

Xander Bogaerts

Shortstop
$120,000,000

Elvis Andrus

Shortstop
$120,000,000
34

J.D. Martinez

Designated Hitter
$110,000,000

Dustin Pedroia

2nd Base
$110,000,000

Jordan Zimmermann

Starting Pitcher
$110,000,000

Yoenis Cespedes

Center Field
$110,000,000
38

Charlie Blackmon

Right Field
$108,000,000
39

Justin Upton

Left Field
$106,000,000
40

Ryan Braun

Left Field
$105,000,000
41

Alex Bregman

3rd Base
$100,000,000

Ryan Zimmerman

1st Base
$100,000,000

Evan Longoria

3rd Base
$100,000,000

Ronald Acuna

Left Field
$100,000,000

Kyle Seager

3rd Base
$100,000,000
46

Clayton Kershaw

Starting Pitcher
$93,000,000
47

Jeff Samardzija

Starting Pitcher
$90,000,000
48

Aroldis Chapman

Relief Pitcher
$86,000,000
49

Wil Myers

Left Field
$83,000,000
50

Dexter Fowler

Center Field
$82,500,000

Rick Porcello

Starting Pitcher
$82,500,000
52

Russell Martin

Catcher
$82,000,000
53

Wei-Yin Chen

Relief Pitcher
$80,000,000

Lorenzo Cain

Center Field
$80,000,000

Kenley Jansen

Relief Pitcher
$80,000,000

Mike Leake

Starting Pitcher
$80,000,000
57

Brandon Crawford

Shortstop
$75,000,000

Jake Arrieta

Starting Pitcher
$75,000,000
59

Brandon Belt

1st Base
$72,800,000
60

Alex Gordon

Left Field
$72,000,000
61

Ian Kennedy

Relief Pitcher
$70,000,000

Aaron Hicks

Center Field
$70,000,000

Ian Desmond

Center Field
$70,000,000

Jean Segura

Shortstop
$70,000,000
65

Yasmany Tomas

Left Field
$68,500,000
66

Miles Mikolas

Starting Pitcher
$68,000,000

Nathan Eovaldi

Starting Pitcher
$68,000,000
68

Justin Verlander

Starting Pitcher
$66,000,000

Eugenio Suarez

3rd Base
$66,000,000
70

Danny Duffy

Starting Pitcher
$65,000,000
71

Justin Turner

3rd Base
$64,000,000
72

Mark Melancon

Relief Pitcher
$62,000,000
73

Starlin Castro

2nd Base
$60,000,000

Yadier Molina

Catcher
$60,000,000

Carlos Santana

Designated Hitter
$60,000,000

Edwin Encarnacion

Designated Hitter
$60,000,000

A.J. Pollock

Center Field
$60,000,000
78

Andrelton Simmons

Shortstop
$58,000,000
79

Alex Cobb

Starting Pitcher
$57,000,000
80

Ben Zobrist

2nd Base
$56,000,000
81

Kyle Hendricks

Starting Pitcher
$55,500,000
82

Kevin Kiermaier

Center Field
$53,500,000
83

Salvador Perez

Catcher
$52,500,000

Jason Kipnis

2nd Base
$52,500,000
85

Josh Reddick

Right Field
$52,000,000

Wade Davis

Relief Pitcher
$52,000,000

Randal Grichuk

Center Field
$52,000,000
88

Carlos Martinez

Relief Pitcher
$51,000,000
89

Blake Snell

Starting Pitcher
$50,000,000

Andrew McCutchen

Right Field
$50,000,000

Dee Gordon

2nd Base
$50,000,000
92

Christian Yelich

Left Field
$49,570,000
93

Rougned Odor

2nd Base
$49,500,000
94

Rich Hill

Starting Pitcher
$48,000,000
95

Yulieski Gurriel

1st Base
$47,500,000
96

Carlos Carrasco

Starting Pitcher
$47,000,000
97

Aaron Nola

Starting Pitcher
$45,000,000
98

German Marquez

Starting Pitcher
$43,000,000

Eloy Jimenez

Outfielders
$43,000,000

Yusei Kikuchi

Starting Pitcher
$43,000,000