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Top 100 Player Salaries

+ 2007 Players
League Minimum $ 380,000
League Average $ 2,459,737
  • A listing of the top 100 salaries for the 2007 season based on opening day salaries compiled in early April.
  • Players who fell out of the top 100 are listed below the Top 100 grid below.
  • Newcomers to the Top 100 have an asterisk (*)
  • 2007 Top 100 Player Salaries
    RankPrior RkChangePlayerPosTeamTeam RankSalaryHtWtB-TBornBirthplaceAge
    132Jason GiambiDH1$ 23,428,5716-3235L-R36
    21-1Alex Rodriguez3B2$ 22,708,5256-3195R-R31
    32-1Derek JeterSS3$ 21,600,0006-3195R-R33
    462Manny RamirezDH1$ 17,016,3816-0205R-R35
    572Todd Helton1B1$ 16,600,0006-2206L-L33
    682Andy PettitteP4$ 16,000,0006-5225L-L35
    6159Bartolo ColonP1$ 16,000,0006-0230R-R32
    84840Jason SchmidtP1$ 15,703,9466-5213R-R34
    94-5Barry BondsLF1$ 15,533,9706-2210L-L42
    102212Richie Sexson1B1$ 15,500,0006-7206R-R32
    11176Bobby AbreuLF5$ 15,000,0006-0197L-R33
    12142Jim ThomeDH1$ 14,833,3336-4220L-R36
    13196Carlos Delgado1B1$ 14,500,0006-3225L-R35
    13196Vladimir GuerreroLF2$ 14,500,0006-3205R-R32
    13130Lance BerkmanDH1$ 14,500,0006-1205B-L31
    1612-4Pedro MartinezP2$ 14,002,2345-11170R-R35
    173821J.D. DrewRF2$ 14,000,0006-1195L-R31
    17192Andruw JonesLF1$ 14,000,0006-1210R-R30
    193617Miguel Tejada2B-3B1$ 13,811,4155-9188R-R33
    208060Rafael FurcalSS2$ 13,730,1965-10165B-R29
    2118-3Carlos BeltranRF3$ 13,571,4296-1190B-R30
    2211896David Ortiz *Highest DebutDH3$ 13,250,0006-4237L-L31
    226139Pat BurrellLF1$ 13,250,0006-4225R-R30
    226644Derrek Lee1B1$ 13,250,0006-5225R-R31
    259-16Magglio OrdonezRF1$ 13,200,0006-0200R-R33
    RankPrior RkChangePlayerPosTeamTeam RankSalaryHtWtB-TBornBirthplaceAge
    25301276A.J. Burnett *P1$ 13,200,0006-5205R-R30
    2722-5Curt SchillingP4$ 13,000,0006-4231R-R40
    277649Johan SantanaP1$ 13,000,0006-0195L-L28
    2722-5Johnny DamonLF6$ 13,000,0006-2190L-L33
    273912Roy OswaltP2$ 13,000,0006-0170R-R29
    2722-5Hideki MatsuiLF-DH7$ 13,000,0006-2210L-R33
    3215-17Albert PujolsDH-1B1$ 12,937,8136-3230R-R27
    3326-7Adrian Beltre3B2$ 12,900,0005-11170R-R28
    34373Jason KendallC1$ 12,858,1946-0195R-R33
    2$ 12,858,194
    3527-8Roy HalladayP2$ 12,750,0006-6225R-R30
    3632-4Javier VazquezP2$ 12,500,0006-2195R-R30
    3628-8Ichiro SuzukiRF3$ 12,500,0005-11170L-R33
    3811880Carlos Zambrano *P3$ 12,400,0006-4250B-R26
    3930-9Chipper Jones3B2$ 12,333,3336-4210B-R35
    4029-11Scott Rolen3B2$ 12,311,6376-4226R-R32
    4132-9Jorge PosadaDH8$ 12,000,0006-2205B-R35
    4132-9Paul Konerko1B-DH3$ 12,000,0006-3211R-R31
    41432Torii HunterRF2$ 12,000,0006-2205R-R31
    44473Garret AndersonLF-CF3$ 11,600,0006-3220L-L35
    458136Carlos Lee1B3$ 11,500,0006-2220R-R31
    466216Ben SheetsP1$ 11,125,0006-1195R-R28
    475-42Mike MussinaP9$ 11,070,4236-2183B-R38
    48546Jason VaritekC5$ 11,000,0006-2220R-R35
    4839-9Mike Sweeney1B-C1$ 11,000,0006-2215R-R33
    5042-8Gary SheffieldRF-OF2$ 10,916,0715-11205R-R38
    RankPrior RkChangePlayerPosTeamTeam RankSalaryHtWtB-TBornBirthplaceAge
    5146-5Ivan RodriguezC3$ 10,567,6395-9205R-R35
    5248-4Billy WagnerP4$ 10,500,0005-11180L-L35
    5248-4Mariano RiveraP10$ 10,500,0006-2170R-R37
    5210048Adam DunnDH-1B1$ 10,500,0006-6235L-R27
    52542Troy Glaus3B3$ 10,500,0006-5229R-R30
    56593Eric MiltonP2$ 10,333,3336-3220L-L31
    5713477Matt Morris *P1$ 10,037,2836-5210R-R32
    2$ 10,037,283
    5854-4Alfonso SorianoLF4$ 10,000,0006-1160R-R31
    58 Carl PavanoP11$ 10,000,0006-5230R-R31
    5810648Jon Garland *P4$ 10,000,0006-6205R-R27
    586911Freddy GarciaP2$ 10,000,0006-4235R-R30
    586911Greg MadduxP1$ 10,000,0006-0185R-R41
    589133Barry ZitoP3$ 10,000,0006-4205L-L29
    6412359Armando Benitez *P4$ 9,866,2196-4229R-R34
    1$ 9,866,219
    6510439Jarrod Washburn *P4$ 9,850,0006-1198L-L32
    669327Kevin MillwoodP1$ 9,836,1166-4220R-R32
    67670Jeff Kent2B3$ 9,814,1176-1205R-R39
    689830Brian GilesLF-CF2$ 9,666,6675-10200L-L36
    6931-38Jim EdmondsCF3$ 9,562,5406-1212L-L37
    708616Mark BuehrleP5$ 9,500,0006-2200L-L28
    7053-17Shawn GreenRF5$ 9,500,0006-4200L-L34
    7063-7Eric Chavez3B2$ 9,500,0006-0204L-R29
    7063-7Derek LoweP4$ 9,500,0006-6230R-R34
    7410-64Randy JohnsonP1$ 9,100,5466-10230R-L43
    7569-6Edgar RenteriaSS3$ 9,000,0006-1180R-R31
    RankPrior RkChangePlayerPosTeamTeam RankSalaryHtWtB-TBornBirthplaceAge
    7543-32Aramis Ramirez3B5$ 9,000,0006-1219R-R29
    7516590Vicente Padilla *P2$ 9,000,0006-2200R-R29
    7511540Kelvim Escobar *P4$ 9,000,0006-1195R-R31
    7569-6Mike Lowell3B6$ 9,000,0006-4205R-R33
    7563-12Jose ContrerasP6$ 9,000,0006-4230R-R35
    7512247Mark Teixeira *1B3$ 9,000,0006-3225B-R27
    4$ 9,000,000
    8216381Vernon Wells *LF4$ 8,787,5006-1210R-R28
    8376-7Jason IsringhausenP4$ 8,750,0006-3210R-R34
    8310623C.C. Sabathia *P1$ 8,750,0006-7250L-L26
    8512641Nomar Garciaparra *SS5$ 8,516,6976-0175R-R33
    86363277Mike Piazza *C3$ 8,500,0006-3215R-R38
    8614155Chris Carpenter *P5$ 8,500,0006-6225R-R32
    8610014Orlando Cabrera2B5$ 8,500,0005-10175R-R32
    8611832Tim Hudson *P5$ 8,500,0006-0160R-R31
    9052-38Ken GriffeyCF3$ 8,446,6476-3205L-L37
    9184-7Jeff WeaverP5$ 8,325,0006-5200R-R30
    9214856Julio Lugo *SS-3B7$ 8,250,0006-1165R-R31
    9339-54John SmoltzP6$ 8,000,0006-3220R-R40
    9314148Jimmy Rollins *SS3$ 8,000,0005-8154B-R28
    9386-7Kenny RogersP4$ 8,000,0006-1205L-L42
    9310613Mark Kotsay *LF4$ 8,000,0006-0190L-L31
    97992Jon LieberP4$ 7,833,3336-3225L-R37
    9816870Melvin Mora *3B2$ 7,758,5035-10180R-R35
    9976-23Odalis PerezP2$ 7,750,0006-0150L-L29
    9913839Brad Penny *P6$ 7,750,0006-4200R-R29

    Players who fell off the top 100 since prior year (2006)

    11. Chan Ho Park 32. Kerry Wood 45. Luis Gonzalez 51. Phil Nevin 51. Phil Nevin 51. Phil Nevin 54. Eric Gagne 58. Tom Glavine 60. Matt Clement 68. Randy Wolf 69. Ryan Klesko 69. Javy Lopez 69. Javy Lopez 69. Brad Radke 76. Darin Erstad 81. Sean Casey 81. Sean Casey 83. Kris Benson 85. Kazuo Matsui 85. Kazuo Matsui 86. Edgardo Alfonzo 86. Edgardo Alfonzo 86. Livan Hernandez 86. Livan Hernandez 86. Dmitri Young 92. Russ Ortiz 92. Russ Ortiz 94. Geoff Jenkins 95. Keith Foulke 95. Mark Mulder 97. Jaret Wright 100. Mike Lieberthal 100. Trot Nixon


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