MLS Salary Rankings MLS Salary Rankings

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

2018 Defender Cap Hit Rankings

Player cap hit
1

Jorgen Skjelvik

Defender
$1,000,000
2

Jonathan Mensah

Defender
$868,996
3

Lamine Sane

Defender
$855,000
4

Gregory van der Wiel

Defender
$835,000
5

Reto Ziegler

Defender
$800,000
6

Larrys Mabiala

Defender
$793,333
7

Matt Besler

Defender
$783,250
8

Ashley Cole

Defender
$722,500
9

Marcelo Silva

Defender
$711,875
10

Rod Fanni

Defender
$710,000
11

Liam Ridgewell

Defender
$700,000
12

Rudy Camacho

Defender
$699,153
13

Laurent Ciman

Defender
$661,667
14

Roman Torres

Defender
$645,000
15

Tommy Smith

Defender
$640,000
16

Jonathan Spector

Defender
$636,942
17

Kim Kee-Hee

Defender
$632,004
18

Michael Ciani

Defender
$620,000
19

Kendall Waston

Defender
$604,167
20

Johan Kappelhof

Defender
$595,000
21

Kelvin Leerdam

Defender
$575,000
22

Florian Jungwirth

Defender
$566,671
23

Alexander Callens

Defender
$564,000
24

Chris Mavinga

Defender
$563,333
25

Danny Wilson

Defender
$540,000
26

Steve Birnbaum

Defender
$525,004

Matt Hedges

Defender
$525,004
28

Francisco Calvo

Defender
$522,600
29

Omar Gaber

Defender
$500,000
30

Perry Kitchen

Defender
$474,167
31

Aurélien Collin

Defender
$450,000
32

Anton Tinnerholm

Defender
$434,925
33

Adam Lundkvist

Defender
$433,750
34

Gabriel Somi

Defender
$425,000
35

Oriol Rosell

Defender
$412,500
36

Maxime Chanot

Defender
$408,000
37

Antonio Mlinar Delamea

Defender
$400,008
38

Ronald Matarrita

Defender
$395,000
39

Anibal Chalá

Defender
$383,000
40

Drew Moor

Defender
$350,004
41

Zakaria Diallo

Defender
$343,250
42

Ike Opara

Defender
$342,917
43

Yeferson Quintana

Defender
$341,250

Chad Marshall

Defender
$341,250
45

Michael Parkhurst

Defender
$340,008
46

Harrison Afful

Defender
$335,600
47

Milton Valenzuela

Defender
$313,300
48

Harold Cummings

Defender
$300,663
49

Frederic Brillant

Defender
$300,000

Kellyn Acosta

Defender
$300,000

Justin Morrow

Defender
$300,000
52

Steven Beitashour

Defender
$298,375
53

Justen Glad

Defender
$291,700
54

DaMarcus Beasley

Defender
$275,004
55

Emiliano Amor

Defender
$274,375
56

Auro

Defender
$272,504
57

Vytautas Andriuskevicius

Defender
$271,875
58

Rolf Feltscher

Defender
$270,000

Victor Cabrera

Defender
$270,000
60

Andrew Farrell

Defender
$267,600
61

Michael Boxall

Defender
$267,341
62

Cedric Hountondji

Defender
$258,333
63

Kemar Lawrence

Defender
$255,600
64

Franco Escobar

Defender
$250,008
65

Maynor Figueroa

Defender
$250,000
66

Phillippe Senderos

Defender
$242,500
67

Jukka Raitala

Defender
$241,671
68

Alvas Powell

Defender
$241,625
69

Tony Beltran

Defender
$240,950
70

Jose Aja

Defender
$240,000
71

Adolfo Machado

Defender
$236,508
72

Walker Zimmerman

Defender
$235,000
73

Francois Affolter

Defender
$232,650
74

Scott Sutter

Defender
$225,000
75

Joshua Yaro

Defender
$224,000
76

Jerome Thiesson

Defender
$219,167
77

Gaston Sauro

Defender
$213,750
78

A.J. DeLaGarza

Defender
$207,500
79

Miles Robinson

Defender
$205,000
80

Lawrence Olum

Defender
$200,004
81

Josh Williams

Defender
$200,000
82

Axel Sjoberg

Defender
$194,996
83

Tyrone Mears

Defender
$194,256
84

Mohamed El-Munir

Defender
$192,833
85

Anton Nedyalkov

Defender
$192,500
86

Aaron Maund

Defender
$189,438
87

Raymon Gaddis

Defender
$182,500
88

Greg Garza

Defender
$175,008
89

Waylon Francis

Defender
$171,667
90

João Moutinho

Defender
$170,000
91

Michael Petrasso

Defender
$168,129
92

Joel Qwiberg

Defender
$168,000
93

Leonardo Da Silva

Defender
$165,171
94

Marcel de Jong

Defender
$160,000
95

Kevin Ellis

Defender
$158,333
96

Seth Sinovic

Defender
$157,667
97

Doneil Henry

Defender
$154,238
98

Tyler Adams

Defender
$153,542
99

Fabinho Alves Macedo

Defender
$153,000

Warren Creavalle

Defender
$153,000