Baseball Player Salaries

Jay Bruce | Cincinatti Reds

Jay Bruce's salary in 2013 is $7,500,000. He has appeared in 160 games for the Cincinatti Reds so far this season. His agent is Matt Sosnick.

2013 Performance

Percent of team's payroll Percent of team's on-field performance
7.22 % 11.14 %
Jay Bruce is very valuable

Key Stats

2013 Cost Per
Games 160 $46,875
At Bats 697 $10,760
Hits 164 $45,731
Runs 89 $84,269
Home Runs 30 $250,000

Yearly Salary

Season Salary
2010 $440,000
2011 $2,750,000
2012 $5,000,000
2013 $7,500,000
2014 $10,000,000
2015 $12,000,000
2016 $12,500,000
2017 Free Agent*
2018 Free Agent

Compared to Others

Rank Player Similar Rank in Football Similar Salary in Football
132nd Yovani Gallardo
$7,750,000
132nd Brian Hartline
$4,785,000
44th Alex Smith
$7,500,000
133rd Jay Bruce
$7,500,000
133rd Lance Briggs
$4,750,000
44th Brandon Carr
$7,500,000
133rd Carlos Gonzalez
$7,500,000
133rd Scott Fujita
$4,750,000
44th Eric Weddle
$7,500,000

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

Under Administration Taxes
President Obama (D), 2012 $2,714,799
President Clinton (D), 1999 $3,058,532
President Reagan (R), 1981 $5,229,552
President Johnson (D), 1965 $5,238,144
President Eisenhower (R), 1956 $6,889,448

Unemployment

How long it will take the average person on unemployment to make Jay Bruce's 2013 salary
25,597 weeks (492 years)

In Time...

In Jay Bruce Will Make
one month $625,000
one week $144,230
one day $20,547
one hour $856
one minute $14.27
one second $0.24
since you loaded this page $0.24

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Inflation

Year Inflation Adjusted Value Actual Average MLB Salary Actual Average Household Income Median Home Price
2013 $7,500,000 $3,305,393 $49,777 $213,000
2000 $5,481,370 $1,895,630 $47,053 $174,700
1990 $4,106,956 $597,537 $28,040 $118,900
1980 $2,498,045 $143,756 $16,305 $66,700
1970 $1,227,853 $39,327 $5,640 $23,500
1950 $768,629 $12,340 $2,770 $14,500
1930 $560,187 $7,000 $1,140 $7,145
1920 $615,554 $5,000 $1,250 $3,100

Other Jobs

Jay Bruce will make the average yearly salary of In Hours In Days In Games In At Bats
A High School Teacher 50 hours 2.11 days 0.93 games 4.03 at bats
A Police Officer 55 hours 2.31 days 1.01 games 4.41 at bats
A Doctor, Family Physician 163 hours 6.82 days 2.99 games 13.02 at bats
A U.S. Congressman 203 hours 8.47 days 3.71 games 16.17 at bats
President Obama 467 hours 19.47 days 8.53 games 37.17 at bats
A Citigroup CEO (Vikram Pandit, 2008) 44,669 hours 1,860 days 815 games 3,553 at bats
Bill Gates (Net Worth) 71,261,682 hours 2,968,803 days 1,301,333 games 5,669,144 at bats