Albert Pujols
Designated Hitter
Drafted: Round 13 (#402 overall), 1999
Experience: 19 Years
College: Maple Woods CC (MO)
Contract: 10 yr(s) / $240,000,000 Signing Bonus - Average Salary$24,000,000 Free Agent:2022 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Incentive Total Salary
2012 Contract details by year 32 $12,000,000 - $12,000,000
2013 Contract details by year 33 $16,000,000 - $16,000,000
2014 Contract details by year 34 $23,000,000 - $23,000,000
2015 Contract details by year 35 $24,000,000 $50,000 $24,050,000
2016 Contract details by year 36 $25,000,000 - $25,000,000
2017 Contract details by year 37 $26,000,000 - $26,000,000
2018 Contract details by year 38 $27,000,000 $3,000,000 $30,000,000
2019 Contract details by year 39 $28,000,000 - $28,000,000
2020 Contract details by year 40 $29,000,000 - $29,000,000
2021 Contract details by year 41 $30,000,000 - $30,000,000
Contract Notes:
  • Full no-trade clause
  • 3000 Hits Bonus: $3 million
  • Home Run Record: $7 million
  • Annual Award Bonus: $875,000
  • $10 million personal services contract paid after playing contract expires.
  • All Star: $50,000
  • Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, LCS MVP: $75,000
  • WS MVP: $100,000
  • MVP: 1st ($500,000), 2/3 ($75,000)
Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
1999 Player Cash Earnings - $60,000 - $60,000
2001 Player Cash Earnings $200,000 $60,000 - $260,000
2002 Player Cash Earnings $600,000 - - $600,000
2003 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 - - $900,000
2004 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,250,000
2005 Player Cash Earnings $11,000,000 - - $11,250,000
2006 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,200,000
2007 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - - $15,050,000
2008 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 - - $16,300,000
2009 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 - - $16,300,000
2010 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 - - $16,250,000
2011 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 - - $16,000,000
2012 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000
2013 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 - - $16,000,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $23,000,000 - - $23,000,000
2015 Player Cash Earnings $24,000,000 - - $24,050,000
2016 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - - $25,000,000
2017 Player Cash Earnings $26,000,000 - - $26,000,000
2018 Player Cash Earnings $27,000,000 - - $30,000,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $28,000,000 - - $28,000,000
2020 Player Cash Earnings $10,740,741 - - $10,740,741
19 seasons $304,440,741 $120,000 - $309,210,741

Cap Hit

#1
1st Base
#2
Los Angeles Angels
#14
MLB

AAV

#2
1st Base
#24
MLB

Cash

#2
1st Base
#12
MLB
  • Dec 8 2011

    Signed a 10 year $240 million contract with Los Angeles (LAA)

  • Oct 16 2010

    St. Louis (STL) exercused $16 million option for 2011 season

  • Feb 20 2004

    Signed a 7 year $100 million contract with St. Louis (STL)

  • Mar 10 2003

    Signed a 1 year $900k contract with St. Louis (STL)

  • Mar 2 2002

    Signed a 1 year $600k contract with St. Louis (STL)

  • Jun 13 1999

    Signed a contract with St. Louis (STL)

  • Jun 2 1999

    Drafted by St. Louis (STL): Round 13 (#402 overall)