Baseball Player Salaries

Alex Rodriguez | New York Yankees

Alex Rodriguez's salary in 2013 is $28,000,000. He has appeared in 44 games for the New York Yankees so far this season. His agent is Jay Reisinger.

2013 Performance

Percent of team's payroll Percent of team's on-field performance
11.76 % 1.67 %
Alex Rodriguez is overpaid

Key Stats

2013 Cost Per
Games 44 $636,363
At Bats 181 $154,696
Hits 38 $736,842
Runs 21 $1,333,333
Home Runs 7 $4,000,000

Yearly Salary

Season Salary
2010 $32,000,000
2011 $31,000,000
2012 $29,000,000
2013 $28,000,000
2014 $2,870,000
2015 $21,000,000
2016 $20,000,000
2017 $20,000,000
2018 Free Agent

Compared to Others

Rank Player Similar Rank in Football Similar Salary in Football
1st Alex Rodriguez
$28,000,000
1st Dwight Freeney
$19,035,000
1st Dwight Freeney
$19,035,000
2nd Johan Santana
$25,500,000
2nd Elvis Dumervil
$18,948,000
2nd Elvis Dumervil
$18,948,000
3rd Cliff Lee
$25,000,000
3rd Peyton Manning
$18,000,000
3rd Peyton Manning
$18,000,000

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

Under Administration Taxes
President Obama (D), 2012 $10,187,049
President Clinton (D), 1999 $11,473,782
President Reagan (R), 1981 $19,579,552
President Johnson (D), 1965 $19,588,144
President Eisenhower (R), 1956 $25,544,448

Unemployment

How long it will take the average person on unemployment to make Alex Rodriguez's 2013 salary
95,563 weeks (1,837 years)

In Time...

In Alex Rodriguez Will Make
one month $2,333,333
one week $538,461
one day $76,712
one hour $3,196
one minute $53.27
one second $0.89
since you loaded this page $0.89

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Inflation

Year Inflation Adjusted Value Actual Average MLB Salary Actual Average Household Income Median Home Price
2013 $28,000,000 $3,305,393 $49,777 $213,000
2000 $20,463,783 $1,895,630 $47,053 $174,700
1990 $15,332,638 $597,537 $28,040 $118,900
1980 $9,326,037 $143,756 $16,305 $66,700
1970 $4,583,984 $39,327 $5,640 $23,500
1950 $2,869,550 $12,340 $2,770 $14,500
1930 $2,091,367 $7,000 $1,140 $7,145
1920 $2,298,071 $5,000 $1,250 $3,100

Other Jobs

Alex Rodriguez will make the average yearly salary of In Hours In Days In Games In At Bats
A High School Teacher 13 hours 0.57 days 0.07 games 0.28 at bats
A Police Officer 14 hours 0.62 days 0.07 games 0.31 at bats
A Doctor, Family Physician 43 hours 1.83 days 0.22 games 0.91 at bats
A U.S. Congressman 54 hours 2.27 days 0.27 games 1.12 at bats
President Obama 125 hours 5.21 days 0.63 games 2.59 at bats
A Citigroup CEO (Vikram Pandit, 2008) 11,964 hours 498 days 60 games 247 at bats
Bill Gates (Net Worth) 19,086,357 hours 795,181 days 95,857 games 394,321 at bats