2011 MLB Top 25 Player Salaries

2011 MLB Top 25 Player Salaries

RANK PLAYER TEAM SALARY POSITION
1 Alex Rodriguez New York Yankees $32,000,000 Third Baseman
2 Vernon Wells Los Angeles Angels $26,187,500 Outfielder
3 CC Sabathia New York Yankees $24,285,714 Pitcher
4 Mark Teixeira New York Yankees $23,125,000 First Baseman
5 Joe Mauer Minnesota Twins $23,000,000 Catcher
6 Johan Santana New York Mets $21,644,707 Pitcher
7 Todd Helton Colorado Rockies $20,275,000 First Baseman
8 Miguel Cabrera Detroit Tigers $20,000,000 First Baseman
8 Roy Halladay Philadelphia Phillies $20,000,000 Pitcher
8 Ryan Howard Philadelphia Phillies $20,000,000 First Baseman
11 Carlos Beltran New York Mets $19,325,436 Outfielder
12 Carlos Lee Houston Astros $19,000,000 Outfielder
12 Alfonso Soriano Chicago Cubs $19,000,000 Outfielder
14 Carlos Zambrano Chicago Cubs $18,875,000 Pitcher
15 Torii Hunter Los Angeles Angels $18,500,000 Outfielder
15 Barry Zito San Francisco Giants $18,500,000 Pitcher
17 Jason Bay New York Mets $18,125,000 Outfielder
18 Ichiro Suzuki Seattle Mariners $18,000,000 Outfielder
19 Josh Beckett Boston Red Sox $17,000,000 Pitcher
20 A.J. Burnett New York Yankees $16,500,000 Pitcher
21 Matt Holliday St. Louis Cardinals $16,317,774 Outfielder
22 Michael Young Texas Rangers $16,174,974 Infielder
23 Roy Oswalt Philadelphia Phillies $16,000,000 Pitcher
23 Jake Peavy Chicago White Sox $16,000,000 Pitcher
25 John Lackey Boston Red Sox $15,950,000 Pitcher