Baseball Player Salaries

Alex Rios | Texas Rangers / Chicago White Sox

Alex Rios's salary in 2013 is $12,500,000. He has appeared in 47 games for the Texas Rangers and 109 games for the Chicago White Sox so far this season. His agent is Paul Kinzer.

2013 Performance

Team Percent of team's payroll Percent of team's on-field performance
TEX 3.00 % 2.29 %
CHW 8.01 % 3.91 %

For Texas: worth it

For Chicago: overpaid

Key Stats

2013 Cost Per
Games 156 $80,128
At Bats 662 $18,882
Hits 171 $73,099
Runs 83 $150,602
Home Runs 18 $694,444

Yearly Salary

Season Salary
2010 $9,700,000
2011 $12,000,000
2012 $12,000,000
2013 $12,500,000
2014 $12,500,000
2015 Free Agent*
2016 Free Agent

Compared to Others

Rank Player Similar Rank in Football Similar Salary in Football
55th Edwin Jackson
$13,000,000
65th Roddy White
$8,225,000
15th Jake Long
$12,800,000
66th Alex Rios
$12,500,000
66th Justin Smith
$8,208,333
16th Carl Nicks
$12,500,000
67th B.J. Upton
$12,450,000
67th Sidney Rice
$8,200,000
17th Julius Peppers
$12,400,000

Federal Income Taxes (in current dollars using that years rates)

Under Administration Taxes
President Obama (D), 2012 $4,537,299
President Clinton (D), 1999 $5,111,032
President Reagan (R), 1981 $8,729,552
President Johnson (D), 1965 $8,738,144
President Eisenhower (R), 1956 $11,439,448

Unemployment

How long it will take the average person on unemployment to make Alex Rios's 2013 salary
42,662 weeks (820 years)

In Time...

In Alex Rios Will Make
one month $1,041,666
one week $240,384
one day $34,246
one hour $1,426
one minute $23.78
one second $0.40
since you loaded this page $0.40

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Inflation

Year Inflation Adjusted Value Actual Average MLB Salary Actual Average Household Income Median Home Price
2013 $12,500,000 $3,305,393 $49,777 $213,000
2000 $9,135,617 $1,895,630 $47,053 $174,700
1990 $6,844,927 $597,537 $28,040 $118,900
1980 $4,163,409 $143,756 $16,305 $66,700
1970 $2,046,421 $39,327 $5,640 $23,500
1950 $1,281,049 $12,340 $2,770 $14,500
1930 $933,645 $7,000 $1,140 $7,145
1920 $1,025,924 $5,000 $1,250 $3,100

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Alex Rios will make the average yearly salary of In Hours In Days In Games In At Bats
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Bill Gates (Net Worth) 42,776,998 hours 1,781,229 days 761,281 games 3,230,589 at bats