Salary Comparison by Club

BY foxsports • December 13, 2010

Average baseball salaries by club in from 2004-10 as compiled by the Major League Baseball Players Association. Averages included prorated signing bonuses and discounts salaries deferred without interest.

2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

N.Y. Yankees 7,604,937 7,663,351 6,862,918 7,465,730 6,947,232 7,386,451 6,382,187

Philadelphia 5,662,551 4,055,455 3,393,916 2,971,835 2,622,260 3,431,991 3,250,919

Boston 4,821,016 4,581,533 4,196,967 5,456,506 3,986,768 4,168,466 3,714,530

Chicago White Sox 4,580,868 3,458,400 4,501,832 3,718,332 3,807,074 2,881,675 2,567,749

Chicago Cubs 4,107,304 4,630,693 4,675,883 3,903,005 2,694,272 2,903,423 3,504,285

St. Louis 4,045,848 4,416,937 3,342,380 3,150,604 3,775,022 3,401,334 3,194,667

San Francisco 4,042,950 2,899,400 2,393,955 3,095,131 3,479,123 2,994,078 2,871,616

N.Y. Mets 4,027,527 3,764,567 3,916,288 4,152,777 3,859,172 3,339,685 3,343,244

Detroit 3,771,219 4,434,909 4,148,959 2,777,021 3,061,749 2,343,467 1,579,289

Atlanta 3,670,835 3,680,180 2,693,161 3,121,155 2,714,789 3,045,938 3,266,573

Minnesota 3,511,615 2,664,878 1,934,886 1,966,060 2,576,988 1,907,247 1,893,142

L.A. Dodgers 3,457,380 4,334,605 4,371,154 3,988,311 3,467,653 2,615,430 3,293,894

L.A. Angels 3,374,806 4,223,942 4,560,457 3,341,379 3,033,520 3,119,308 3,644,588

Texas 2,778,920 2,402,506 1,991,413 1,645,626 2,377,325 1,759,055 1,625,010

Baltimore 2,708,847 1,684,182 1,995,760 3,049,758 2,580,843 2,700,738 1,721,832

Tampa Bay 2,621,748 2,297,365 1,594,997 906,041 747,536 1,107,040 1,097,548

Colorado 2,523,824 2,926,721 2,554,035 1,831,818 1,833,905 1,078,734 1,736,715

Seattle 2,459,074 3,377,771 3,270,666 3,704,492 2,801,609 2,113,280 1,923,790

Cincinnati 2,445,248 2,153,075 1,748,586 2,042,331 2,304,438 1,562,528 1,367,389

Milwaukee 2,286,949 2,937,499 3,562,592 2,602,110 2,160,012 1,743,476 1,044,291

Toronto 2,053,021 1,825,987 2,829,826 2,751,604 2,190,340 1,721,673 1,635,285

Houston 1,931,793 3,464,718 3,610,588 2,901,852 4,283,240 2,905,946 2,528,764

Oakland 1,750,092 1,469,254 1,740,764 1,659,783 2,487,968 2,201,000 2,420,382

Washington/Mont 1,711,452 1,685,950 1,349,305 1,286,872 1,705,821 1,906,741 1,226,455

Kansas City 1,698,488 2,621,263 1,820,423 1,753,368 1,624,478 1,148,717 1,111,106

San Diego 1,673,676 959,165 1,720,590 2,388,654 2,539,837 2,577,825 2,016,885

Arizona 1,570,317 2,168,853 3,015,390 1,899,437 1,788,827 2,291,093 1,594,832

Florida 1,308,910 1,327,968 868,261 1,294,724 594,722 1,870,086 2,114,487

Cleveland 1,205,210 2,007,420 1,905,804 2,535,472 1,481,261 1,527,704 1,220,378

Pittsburgh 1,140,598 790,167 1,201,117 1,871,402 1,078,440 963,674 917,126



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