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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

Albert Pujols

1st Base
$240,000,000

Robinson Cano

2nd 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

Felix Hernandez

Starting Pitcher
$175,000,000

Stephen Strasburg

Starting Pitcher
$175,000,000
16

Jose Altuve

2nd Base
$163,500,000
17

Chris Davis

1st Base
$161,000,000
18

Matt Kemp

Left Field
$160,000,000

Chris Sale

Starting Pitcher
$160,000,000
20

Buster Posey

Catcher
$159,000,000
21

Jon Lester

Starting Pitcher
$155,000,000

Masahiro Tanaka

Starting Pitcher
$155,000,000
23

Jacoby Ellsbury

Center Field
$153,000,000
24

Eric Hosmer

1st Base
$144,000,000

Cole Hamels

Starting Pitcher
$144,000,000
26

Patrick Corbin

Starting Pitcher
$140,000,000
27

Jacob deGrom

Starting Pitcher
$137,500,000
28

Freddie Freeman

1st Base
$135,000,000
29

Johnny Cueto

Starting Pitcher
$130,000,000

Paul Goldschmidt

1st Base
$130,000,000

Shin-Soo Choo

Designated Hitter
$130,000,000
32

Yu Darvish

Starting Pitcher
$126,000,000
33

Elvis Andrus

Shortstop
$120,000,000
34

J.D. Martinez

Designated Hitter
$110,000,000

Dustin Pedroia

2nd Base
$110,000,000

Yoenis Cespedes

Center Field
$110,000,000

Jordan Zimmermann

Starting Pitcher
$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

Evan Longoria

3rd Base
$100,000,000

Alex Bregman

3rd Base
$100,000,000

Kyle Seager

3rd Base
$100,000,000

Ryan Zimmerman

1st Base
$100,000,000
45

Clayton Kershaw

Starting Pitcher
$93,000,000
46

Jeff Samardzija

Starting Pitcher
$90,000,000
47

Aroldis Chapman

Relief Pitcher
$86,000,000
48

Wil Myers

Left Field
$83,000,000
49

Dexter Fowler

Center Field
$82,500,000

Rick Porcello

Starting Pitcher
$82,500,000
51

Russell Martin

Catcher
$82,000,000
52

Lorenzo Cain

Center Field
$80,000,000

Mike Leake

Starting Pitcher
$80,000,000

Kenley Jansen

Relief Pitcher
$80,000,000

Wei-Yin Chen

Starting Pitcher
$80,000,000
56

Brandon Crawford

Shortstop
$75,000,000

Jake Arrieta

Starting Pitcher
$75,000,000
58

Brandon Belt

1st Base
$72,800,000
59

Alex Gordon

Left Field
$72,000,000
60

Ian Kennedy

Starting Pitcher
$70,000,000

Jean Segura

Shortstop
$70,000,000

Ian Desmond

Center Field
$70,000,000

Aaron Hicks

Center Field
$70,000,000
64

Yasmany Tomas

Left Field
$68,500,000
65

Miles Mikolas

Starting Pitcher
$68,000,000

Nathan Eovaldi

Starting Pitcher
$68,000,000
67

Justin Verlander

Starting Pitcher
$66,000,000

Eugenio Suarez

3rd Base
$66,000,000
69

Danny Duffy

Starting Pitcher
$65,000,000
70

Justin Turner

3rd Base
$64,000,000
71

Mark Melancon

Relief Pitcher
$62,000,000
72

Edwin Encarnacion

Designated Hitter
$60,000,000

Carlos Santana

Designated Hitter
$60,000,000

Yadier Molina

Catcher
$60,000,000

A.J. Pollock

Center Field
$60,000,000

Starlin Castro

2nd Base
$60,000,000
77

Andrelton Simmons

Shortstop
$58,000,000
78

Alex Cobb

Starting Pitcher
$57,000,000
79

Ben Zobrist

2nd Base
$56,000,000
80

Kevin Kiermaier

Center Field
$53,500,000
81

Salvador Perez

Catcher
$52,500,000

Jason Kipnis

2nd Base
$52,500,000
83

Josh Reddick

Right Field
$52,000,000

Matt Carpenter

1st Base
$52,000,000

Wade Davis

Relief Pitcher
$52,000,000
86

Carlos Martinez

Starting Pitcher
$51,000,000
87

Dee Gordon

2nd Base
$50,000,000

Andrew McCutchen

Right Field
$50,000,000

Blake Snell

Starting Pitcher
$50,000,000
90

Christian Yelich

Left Field
$49,570,000
91

Rougned Odor

2nd Base
$49,500,000
92

Rich Hill

Starting Pitcher
$48,000,000
93

Yulieski Gurriel

1st Base
$47,500,000
94

Carlos Carrasco

Starting Pitcher
$47,000,000
95

Aaron Nola

Starting Pitcher
$45,000,000
96

Yusei Kikuchi

Starting Pitcher
$43,000,000
97

Anthony Rizzo

1st Base
$41,000,000
98

Luis Severino

Starting Pitcher
$40,000,000

Martin Prado

1st Base
$40,000,000
100

Jay Bruce

Right Field
$39,000,000