Baseball’s minimum salary rises to $414K next year
The lowest-paid players in the major leagues are getting a
The minimum salary is rising by $14,000 to $414,000, the
commissioner’s office said Wednesday.
The minimum minor league salary for players on 40-man rosters
for at least the second year or with at least one day of major
league service will increase from $65,000 to $67,300.
Baseball’s collective bargaining agreement called for the
minimum to rise at the same rate as the percentage increase in the
Consumer Price Index-Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers from
November 2008 through November 2010.