MLB Earnings MLB Earnings

Player 2018 total
1

Albert Pujols

Designated Hitter
$270,470,000
2

C.C. Sabathia

Starting Pitcher
$256,285,714
3

Miguel Cabrera

1st Base
$249,912,000
4

Joe Mauer

1st Base
$223,275,000
5

Adrian Beltre

3rd Base
$220,080,500
6

Justin Verlander

Starting Pitcher
$201,191,000
7

Felix Hernandez

Starting Pitcher
$193,477,852
8

Zack Greinke

Starting Pitcher
$191,177,500
9

Cole Hamels

Starting Pitcher
$176,777,000
10

Clayton Kershaw

Starting Pitcher
$173,034,000
11

Robinson Cano

2nd Base
$167,799,240
12

David Wright

3rd Base
$167,106,500
13

Ryan Braun

Left Field
$155,817,500
14

David Price

Starting Pitcher
$153,042,498
15

Matt Kemp

Left Field
$150,986,000
16

Victor Martinez

Designated Hitter
$141,764,500
17

Jon Lester

Starting Pitcher
$137,205,500
18

Jose Reyes

Shortstop
$137,164,923
19

Adam Wainwright

Starting Pitcher
$136,603,000
20

Joey Votto

1st Base
$133,859,500
21

Chase Utley

2nd Base
$131,658,257
22

Troy Tulowitzki

Shortstop
$129,930,999
23

Jacoby Ellsbury

Center Field
$128,396,285
24

Brian McCann

Catcher
$127,699,500
25

Hunter Pence

Right Field
$126,440,000
26

Ryan Zimmerman

1st Base
$119,892,000
27

Justin Upton

Left Field
$118,785,000
28

Yadier Molina

Catcher
$116,965,973
29

Bartolo Colon

Starting Pitcher
$116,282,148
30

Yoenis Cespedes

Left Field
$115,000,000
31

James Shields

Starting Pitcher
$114,094,900
32

Nick Markakis

Right Field
$113,232,000
33

Shin-Soo Choo

Designated Hitter
$110,704,900
34

Masahiro Tanaka

Starting Pitcher
$110,000,000
35

Curtis Granderson

Left Field
$109,905,000
36

Buster Posey

Catcher
$107,590,000
37

Ervin Santana

Starting Pitcher
$106,434,360
38

Jose Bautista

Right Field
$105,018,652
39

Ian Kinsler

2nd Base
$103,497,708
40

Russell Martin

Catcher
$100,752,500
41

Rick Porcello

Starting Pitcher
$99,521,000
42

Johnny Cueto

Starting Pitcher
$99,513,000
43

Adam Jones

Center Field
$97,971,180
44

Anibal Sanchez

Starting Pitcher
$96,167,226
45

Aroldis Chapman

Relief Pitcher
$95,672,227
46

Alex Gordon

Center Field
$95,668,000
47

Max Scherzer

Starting Pitcher
$94,175,000
48

Jordan Zimmermann

Starting Pitcher
$93,361,000
49

Pablo Sandoval

3rd Base
$91,686,284
50

Dustin Pedroia

2nd Base
$90,915,984
51

Homer Bailey

Relief Pitcher
$89,179,500
52

Jeff Samardzija

Starting Pitcher
$88,675,000
53

Carlos Gonzalez

Right Field
$86,817,571
54

Nelson Cruz

Designated Hitter
$86,788,340
55

Edwin Encarnacion

Designated Hitter
$86,495,000
56

Edwin Jackson

Starting Pitcher
$84,914,696
57

Yu Darvish

Starting Pitcher
$84,157,843
58

Jorge De La Rosa

Relief Pitcher
$81,696,000
59

Mike Trout

Center Field
$81,356,792
60

Stephen Strasburg

Starting Pitcher
$80,239,480
61

Mike Leake

Starting Pitcher
$78,657,589
62

Chris Davis

1st Base
$78,635,226
63

Elvis Andrus

Shortstop
$78,270,600
64

Jason Heyward

Right Field
$78,111,500
65

Martin Prado

3rd Base
$77,807,500
66

Evan Longoria

3rd Base
$77,300,000
67

Jay Bruce

Right Field
$75,547,499
68

Ben Zobrist

2nd Base
$75,260,100
69

Brandon McCarthy

Starting Pitcher
$73,713,828
70

Freddie Freeman

1st Base
$72,019,273
71

Yovani Gallardo

Starting Pitcher
$71,812,784
72

Phil Hughes

Relief Pitcher
$69,391,000
73

Andrew McCutchen

Right Field
$68,800,000
74

Dexter Fowler

Right Field
$66,606,000
75

Giancarlo Stanton

Designated Hitter
$63,858,000
76

Brett Gardner

Left Field
$63,396,000
77

Howie Kendrick

2nd Base
$63,320,000
78

Francisco Liriano

Starting Pitcher
$63,293,000
79

Jake Arrieta

Starting Pitcher
$63,290,945
80

Eric Hosmer

1st Base
$62,344,750
81

Kendrys Morales

Designated Hitter
$62,326,205
82

Oliver Perez

Relief Pitcher
$62,261,423
83

Ian Kennedy

Starting Pitcher
$61,613,700
84

Ian Desmond

1st Base
$61,484,000
85

Gio Gonzalez

Starting Pitcher
$61,330,000
86

Clay Buchholz

Starting Pitcher
$60,029,511
87

Jaime Garcia

Relief Pitcher
$59,237,000
88

Josh Donaldson

3rd Base
$58,889,000
89

Jason Hammel

Relief Pitcher
$58,306,500
90

Jose Abreu

1st Base
$57,840,000
91

David Robertson

Relief Pitcher
$57,798,925
92

Carlos Santana

1st Base
$57,693,500
93

Denard Span

Left Field
$57,275,000
94

Brett Anderson

Starting Pitcher
$56,918,199
95

Asdrubal Cabrera

2nd Base
$56,629,600
96

Craig Kimbrel

Relief Pitcher
$56,555,000
97

J.A. Happ

Starting Pitcher
$56,489,000
98

Jason Vargas

Starting Pitcher
$56,179,500
99

Daniel Murphy

2nd Base
$55,929,196
100

Joaquin Benoit

Relief Pitcher
$55,447,500