Alex Rodriguez was Baseball's highest paid player in 2007. He was on the 7th year of a 10 year, $252 million contract. At the end of the season he opted-out of the last 3 years of his contract (buyout clauses like this are unusual) and then signed a 10 year extension worth a reported $275 million plus incentives.
The average salary for a Major League Baseball player is $3.39 million. The New York Yankees are the highest paying team in the league.
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The average salary of a Major League baseball player is $3.39 million dollars. The average salary has increased about 5 percent over previous years.
As of 2010, $400,000.
Yes, players on an MLB active roster must get at least the Major League minimum salary, whether or not they play.
$350,000 plus benefits, and their pension after 10 years. The starting salary in MLB is $90,000.
For the 2014 season the minimum salary is $500,000.
According to Baseball-Reference.com, the player with the highest salary in 2007 was Jason Giambi, 1st Baseman for the New York Yankees, who received $23,428,571.
According to numbers published by the Major League Baseball Players Association, the average player salary in 1969 was $24,909. The league minimum that season was $10,000.
The Los Angeles Dodgers have the highest payroll in Major League Baseball. Their current average player salary is over 10.3 million dollars.
The minimum salary in the major league baseball is $300,000 PY. there is no lowest paid player.
For the 2010 season, the minimum salary for a Major League player is $400,000.
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According to the Data from Cot's Baseball Contracts, the player with the highest salary is Alex Rodriguez, who will make around $32.8 million during the 2009 MLB season.
Currently in 2014, the Los Angeles Dodgers has the highest payroll costs than any other major league team.
Currently in 2009, the average salary of the Major League Baseball players are $3,240,000