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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.

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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

David Price

Starting Pitcher
$31,000,000

Clayton Kershaw

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

Ian Kennedy

Starting Pitcher
$16,500,000
22

Mike Leake

Starting Pitcher
$16,000,000
23

Danny Duffy

Starting Pitcher
$15,250,000
24

Corey Kluber

Starting Pitcher
$15,200,000
25

Chris Sale

Starting Pitcher
$15,000,000
26

Alex Cobb

Starting Pitcher
$14,000,000
27

Tyler Chatwood

Starting Pitcher
$12,500,000
28

Madison Bumgarner

Starting Pitcher
$12,000,000
29

Carlos Martinez

Starting Pitcher
$11,700,000
30

Julio Teheran

Starting Pitcher
$11,166,668
31

Jose Quintana

Starting Pitcher
$10,500,000
32

Mike Minor

Starting Pitcher
$9,833,333
33

Carlos Carrasco

Starting Pitcher
$9,750,000
34

Andrew Cashner

Starting Pitcher
$9,500,000
35

Ivan Nova

Starting Pitcher
$9,166,668
36

Brandon McCarthy

Starting Pitcher
$8,000,000

Michael Pineda

Starting Pitcher
$8,000,000

Jason Vargas

Starting Pitcher
$8,000,000

C.C. Sabathia

Starting Pitcher
$8,000,000
40

Miles Mikolas

Starting Pitcher
$7,750,000
41

Chris Archer

Starting Pitcher
$7,666,668
42

Jhoulys Chacin

Starting Pitcher
$6,750,000
43

Chase Anderson

Starting Pitcher
$6,500,000
44

Yaisel Sierra

Starting Pitcher
$5,000,000
45

Kenta Maeda

Starting Pitcher
$3,125,000
46

Clayton Richard

Starting Pitcher
$3,000,000
47

Wade LeBlanc

Starting Pitcher
$2,300,000
48

Adam Wainwright

Starting Pitcher
$2,000,000
49

Marco Gonzales

Starting Pitcher
$900,000