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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 Starting Pitcher Salary Rankings

Player salary
1

Stephen Strasburg

Starting Pitcher
$38,333,334
2

Max Scherzer

Starting Pitcher
$37,405,562
3

Zack Greinke

Starting Pitcher
$34,500,000
4

Clayton Kershaw

Starting Pitcher
$31,000,000

David Price

Starting Pitcher
$31,000,000
6

Justin Verlander

Starting Pitcher
$28,000,000
7

Felix Hernandez

Starting Pitcher
$27,857,142
8

Jon Lester

Starting Pitcher
$27,500,000
9

Jake Arrieta

Starting Pitcher
$25,000,000

Jordan Zimmermann

Starting Pitcher
$25,000,000
11

Homer Bailey

Starting Pitcher
$23,000,000
12

Masahiro Tanaka

Starting Pitcher
$22,000,000
13

Rick Porcello

Starting Pitcher
$21,125,000
14

Johnny Cueto

Starting Pitcher
$21,000,000
15

Wei-Yin Chen

Starting Pitcher
$20,000,000

Yu Darvish

Starting Pitcher
$20,000,000

Cole Hamels

Starting Pitcher
$20,000,000
18

Jeff Samardzija

Starting Pitcher
$19,800,000
19

Rich Hill

Starting Pitcher
$18,666,668
20

Hyun-Jin Ryu

Starting Pitcher
$17,900,000
21

Corey Kluber

Starting Pitcher
$17,200,000
22

Jacob deGrom

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000

J.A. Happ

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000

Nathan Eovaldi

Starting Pitcher
$17,000,000
25

Ian Kennedy

Starting Pitcher
$16,500,000
26

Mike Leake

Starting Pitcher
$16,000,000
27

Danny Duffy

Starting Pitcher
$15,250,000
28

Charlie Morton

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000

Chris Sale

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000
30

Alex Cobb

Starting Pitcher
$14,000,000
31

Patrick Corbin

Starting Pitcher
$12,916,666
32

Tyler Chatwood

Starting Pitcher
$12,500,000
33

Madison Bumgarner

Starting Pitcher
$12,000,000
34

Carlos Martinez

Starting Pitcher
$11,700,000
35

Julio Teheran

Starting Pitcher
$11,166,668
36

Matt Harvey

Starting Pitcher
$11,000,000
37

Jose Quintana

Starting Pitcher
$10,500,000
38

Tanner Roark

Starting Pitcher
$10,000,000
39

Mike Minor

Starting Pitcher
$9,833,333
40

Carlos Carrasco

Starting Pitcher
$9,750,000
41

Jake Odorizzi

Starting Pitcher
$9,500,000

Andrew Cashner

Starting Pitcher
$9,500,000

Yusei Kikuchi

Starting Pitcher
$9,500,000
44

Kevin Gausman

Starting Pitcher
$9,350,000
45

Lance Lynn

Starting Pitcher
$9,333,333
46

Ivan Nova

Starting Pitcher
$9,166,668
47

Trevor Cahill

Starting Pitcher
$9,000,000
48

James Paxton

Starting Pitcher
$8,575,000
49

Kyle Gibson

Starting Pitcher
$8,125,000
50

Michael Pineda

Starting Pitcher
$8,000,000

Jason Vargas

Starting Pitcher
$8,000,000

C.C. Sabathia

Starting Pitcher
$8,000,000

Anibal Sanchez

Starting Pitcher
$8,000,000
54

Miles Mikolas

Starting Pitcher
$7,750,000
55

Chris Archer

Starting Pitcher
$7,666,668
56

Sonny Gray

Starting Pitcher
$7,500,000
57

Kyle Hendricks

Starting Pitcher
$7,405,000
58

Marcus Stroman

Starting Pitcher
$7,400,000
59

Garrett Richards

Starting Pitcher
$7,000,000
60

Jhoulys Chacin

Starting Pitcher
$6,750,000
61

Chase Anderson

Starting Pitcher
$6,500,000
62

Michael Wacha

Starting Pitcher
$6,350,000
63

Robbie Ray

Starting Pitcher
$6,050,000
64

Noah Syndergaard

Starting Pitcher
$6,000,000

Michael Fiers

Starting Pitcher
$6,000,000

Tyson Ross

Starting Pitcher
$6,000,000
67

Zack Wheeler

Starting Pitcher
$5,975,000
68

Mike Foltynewicz

Starting Pitcher
$5,475,000
69

Taijuan Walker

Starting Pitcher
$5,025,000
70

Yaisel Sierra

Starting Pitcher
$5,000,000

Dan Straily

Starting Pitcher
$5,000,000
72

Danny Salazar

Starting Pitcher
$4,500,000
73

Eduardo Rodriguez

Starting Pitcher
$4,300,000
74

Carlos Rodon

Starting Pitcher
$4,200,000
75

Lance McCullers

Starting Pitcher
$4,100,000
76

Aaron Sanchez

Starting Pitcher
$3,900,000
77

Jimmy Nelson

Starting Pitcher
$3,700,000

Tyler Skaggs

Starting Pitcher
$3,700,000
79

Matt Shoemaker

Starting Pitcher
$3,500,000
80

Andrew Heaney

Starting Pitcher
$3,400,000
81

Chad Bettis

Starting Pitcher
$3,325,000
82

Jose Urena

Starting Pitcher
$3,200,000
83

Sean Manaea

Starting Pitcher
$3,150,000
84

Kenta Maeda

Starting Pitcher
$3,125,000
85

Clayton Richard

Starting Pitcher
$3,000,000
86

Jon Gray

Starting Pitcher
$2,925,000
87

Dylan Bundy

Starting Pitcher
$2,800,000
88

Steven Matz

Starting Pitcher
$2,625,000

Tyler Anderson

Starting Pitcher
$2,625,000
90

Zach Davies

Starting Pitcher
$2,600,000

Matt Boyd

Starting Pitcher
$2,600,000
92

Matt Moore

Starting Pitcher
$2,500,000
93

Mike Montgomery

Starting Pitcher
$2,440,000
94

Wade LeBlanc

Starting Pitcher
$2,300,000
95

Vincent Velasquez

Starting Pitcher
$2,249,000
96

Junior Guerra

Starting Pitcher
$2,225,000
97

Anthony DeSclafani

Starting Pitcher
$2,125,000
98

Jordan Lyles

Starting Pitcher
$2,050,000
99

Adam Wainwright

Starting Pitcher
$2,000,000

Merrill Kelly

Starting Pitcher
$2,000,000