Aaron Hicks
Center Field
Drafted: Round 1 (#14 overall), 2008
Experience: 8.041 Years
College: Woodrow Wilson HS
Contract: 7 yr(s) / $70,000,000 Signing Bonus $2,000,000 Average Salary$10,000,000 Free Agent:2027 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary
2019 Contract details by year 29 $6,000,000 $285,714 $6,285,714
2020 Contract details by year 30 $10,500,000 $285,714 $10,785,714
2021 Contract details by year 31 $10,500,000 $285,714 $10,785,714
2022 Contract details by year 32 $10,500,000 $285,714 $10,785,714
2023 Contract details by year 33 $10,500,000 $285,714 $10,785,714
2024 Contract details by year 34 $9,500,000 $285,714 $9,785,714
2025 Contract details by year 35 $9,500,000 $285,716 $9,785,716
2026 Contract details by year 36 $12,500,000 - $12,500,000
Contract Notes:
  • 2026 Club Option includes a $1M buyout
  • Trade Assignment Bonus: $1M
Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2008 Player Cash Earnings - $1,780,000 - $1,780,000
2013 Player Cash Earnings $490,000 - - $490,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $288,415 - - $288,415
2015 Player Cash Earnings $408,060 - - $408,060
2016 Player Cash Earnings $574,000 - - $574,000
2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,350,000 - - $1,350,000
2018 Player Cash Earnings $2,825,000 - - $2,825,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 $2,000,000 - $8,000,000
2020 Player Cash Earnings $3,888,889 - - $3,888,888
2021 Player Cash Earnings $10,500,000 - - $10,500,000
2022 Player Cash Earnings $10,500,000 - - $10,500,000
10 seasons $36,824,364 $3,780,000 - $40,604,363

Cap Hit

#6
Center Field
#7
New York Yankees
#98
MLB

AAV

#6
Center Field
#101
MLB

Cash

#6
Center Field
#99
MLB
  • Feb 25 2019

    Signed a 7 year $70 million contract extension with New York (NYY), including a club option for 2026

  • Jan 11 2019

    Signed a 1 year $6 million contract with New York (NYY), avoiding arbitration

  • Jan 11 2018

    Signed a 1 year $2.825 million contract with New York (NYY), avoiding arbitration

  • Jan 13 2017

    Signed a 1 year $1.35 million contract with New York (NYY), avoiding arbitration

  • Mar 4 2016

    Signed a 1 year $574,000 contract with New York (NYY)

  • Nov 11 2015

    Traded to New York (NYY) from Minnesota (MIN) for John Ryan Murphy

  • Mar 3 2015

    Signed a 1 year $515k contract with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Mar 1 2014

    Signed a 1 year $507,500 contract with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Feb 21 2013

    Signed a 1 year $490k contract with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Jun 13 2008

    Signed a contract with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Jun 5 2008

    Drafted by Minnesota (MIN): Round 1 (#14 overall)