MLB Salary Rankings MLB Salary Rankings

Listing the top salaries, cap hits, cash, earnings, contracts, and bonuses, for all active MLB players.

2018 Closer Salary Rankings

Player salary
1

Mark Melancon

Relief Pitcher
$20,000,000
2

Aroldis Chapman

Relief Pitcher
$17,200,000
3

Wade Davis

Relief Pitcher
$16,000,000
4

Craig Kimbrel

Relief Pitcher
$13,000,000
5

Zach Britton

Relief Pitcher
$12,000,000
6

Kenley Jansen

Relief Pitcher
$11,333,333
7

Cody Allen

Relief Pitcher
$10,575,000
8

Brandon Morrow

Relief Pitcher
$9,000,000

Joakim Soria

Relief Pitcher
$9,000,000
10

Kelvin Herrera

Relief Pitcher
$7,937,500
11

Jeurys Familia

Relief Pitcher
$7,925,000
12

Roberto Osuna

Relief Pitcher
$5,300,000

Alex Colome

Relief Pitcher
$5,300,000
14

Raisel Iglesias

Relief Pitcher
$5,214,285
15

Brad Brach

Relief Pitcher
$5,165,000
16

Ken Giles

Relief Pitcher
$4,600,000
17

Sean Doolittle

Relief Pitcher
$4,380,000
18

Fernando Rodney

Relief Pitcher
$4,250,000
19

Brad Hand

Relief Pitcher
$4,083,333
20

Arodys Vizcaino

Relief Pitcher
$3,400,000
21

Bud Norris

Starting Pitcher
$3,000,000

Felipe Vazquez

Relief Pitcher
$3,000,000
23

Blake Treinen

Relief Pitcher
$2,150,000
24

Shane Greene

Relief Pitcher
$1,950,000
25

Brad Boxberger

Relief Pitcher
$1,850,000
26

Blake Parker

Relief Pitcher
$1,800,000
27

Seung-Hwan Oh

Relief Pitcher
$1,750,000
28

Hunter Strickland

Relief Pitcher
$1,550,000
29

Keone Kela

Relief Pitcher
$1,200,000
30

Kyle Barraclough

Relief Pitcher
$1,113,000
31

Dominic Leone

Relief Pitcher
$1,085,000
32

Hector Neris

Relief Pitcher
$582,500
33

Edwin Diaz

Relief Pitcher
$570,800
34

Josh Hader

Relief Pitcher
$556,500
35

Keynan Middleton

Relief Pitcher
$551,000
36

Joe Jimenez

Pitchers
$547,200