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Top Player Salary

Nelson Cruz - DH

1 (2019) / $14,300,000

Salary: $14,300,000

AVG Annual: $14,300,000

Player Salaries

rankNamePOSSalaryYearsTotal ValueAvg Annual
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Nelson Cruz
DH $14,300,000 1 (2019) $14,300,000 $14,300,000
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Marwin Gonzalez
3B $12,000,000 2 (2019-20) $21,000,000 $10,500,000
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Jake Odorizzi
SP $9,500,000 1 (2019) $9,500,000 $9,500,000
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Addison Reed
RP $8,500,000 2 (2018-19) $16,750,000 $8,375,000
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Kyle Gibson
SP $8,125,000 1 (2019) $8,125,000 $8,125,000
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Jason Castro
C $8,000,000 3 (2017-19) $24,500,000 $8,166,667
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Michael Pineda
SP $8,000,000 2 (2018-19) $10,000,000 $5,000,000
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Jonathan Schoop
2B $7,500,000 1 (2019) $7,500,000 $7,500,000
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Max Kepler
RF $6,200,000 5 (2019-23) $35,000,000 $7,000,000
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C.J. Cron
1B $4,800,000 1 (2019) $4,800,000 $4,800,000
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Eddie Rosario
LF $4,190,000 1 (2019) $4,190,000 $4,190,000
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Jorge Polanco
SS $4,158,333 5 (2019-23) $25,750,000 $5,150,000
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Martin Perez
RP $4,000,000 1 (2019) $4,000,000 $4,000,000
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Miguel Sano
3B $2,650,000 1 (2019) $2,650,000 $2,650,000
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Blake Parker
RP $1,800,000 1 (2019) $1,800,000 $1,800,000
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Byron Buxton
CF $1,750,000 1 (2019) $1,750,000 $1,750,000
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Taylor Rogers
RP $1,525,000 1 (2019) $1,525,000 $1,525,000
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Ehire Adrianza
SS $1,300,000 1 (2019) $1,300,000 $1,300,000
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Trevor May
RP $900,000 1 (2019) $900,000 $900,000
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Jose Berrios
SP $620,000 1 (2019) $620,000 $620,000
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Mitch Garver
C $575,000 1 (2019) $575,000 $575,000
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Jake Cave
OF $572,500 1 (2019) $572,500 $572,500
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Trevor Hildenberger
RP $572,500 1 (2019) $572,500 $572,500
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Tyler Austin
1B $568,600 1 (2019) $568,600 $568,600
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Willians Astudillo
C $560,000 1 (2019) $560,000 $560,000
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Adalberto Mejia
RP $560,000 1 (2019) $560,000 $560,000
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Matt Magill
RP $560,000 1 (2019) $560,000 $560,000
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Gabriel Moya
RP $560,000 1 (2019) $560,000 $560,000
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Ryne Harper
RP $555,000 1 (2019) $555,000 $555,000

About MLB Salaries


USA TODAY's baseball salaries database contains year-by-year listings of salaries for Major League Baseball players on opening day rosters and disabled lists, 1988 through the current season. Figures, compiled by USA TODAY, are based on documents obtained from the MLB Players Association, club officials and filed with Major League Baseball's central office. Deferred payments and incentive clauses are not included. Team payrolls do not include money paid or received in trades or for players who have been released. Average and median salaries reported by USA TODAY may differ from numbers that are reported elsewhere.
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