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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 Closer Salary Rankings

Player salary
1

Kenley Jansen

Relief Pitcher
$19,333,334
2

Mark Melancon

Relief Pitcher
$19,000,000
3

Aroldis Chapman

Relief Pitcher
$17,200,000
4

Ian Kennedy

Relief Pitcher
$16,500,000
5

Carlos Martinez

Relief Pitcher
$11,700,000
6

Craig Kimbrel

Relief Pitcher
$10,000,000
7

Alex Colome

Relief Pitcher
$7,325,000
8

Steve Cishek

Relief Pitcher
$6,500,000

Brad Hand

Relief Pitcher
$6,500,000

Roberto Osuna

Relief Pitcher
$6,500,000
11

Ken Giles

Relief Pitcher
$6,300,000
12

Sean Doolittle

Relief Pitcher
$6,000,000

Raisel Iglesias

Relief Pitcher
$6,000,000
14

Arodys Vizcaino

Relief Pitcher
$4,800,000
15

Felipe Vazquez

Relief Pitcher
$4,500,000
16

Will Smith

Relief Pitcher
$4,225,000
17

Jose Urena

Relief Pitcher
$3,200,000
18

Kirby Yates

Relief Pitcher
$3,062,500
19

Liam Hendriks

Relief Pitcher
$2,150,000

Mychal Givens

Relief Pitcher
$2,150,000
21

Archie Bradley

Closer
$1,830,000
22

Hector Neris

Relief Pitcher
$1,800,000
23

Taylor Rogers

Relief Pitcher
$1,525,000
24

Jose Leclerc

Relief Pitcher
$1,500,000
25

Hansel Robles

Relief Pitcher
$1,400,000
26

Brandon Workman

Relief Pitcher
$1,150,000
27

Josh Hader

Relief Pitcher
$687,600
28

Edwin Diaz

Relief Pitcher
$607,425
29

Joe Jimenez

Relief Pitcher
$569,200
30

Matt Magill

Relief Pitcher
$560,000
31

Jairo Diaz

Relief Pitcher
$555,000

Emilio Pagan

Relief Pitcher
$555,000