Baseball Player Salaries

Jeff Samardzija | Oakland Athletics / Chicago Cubs

Jeff Samardzija's salary in 2013 is $2,640,000. He has appeared in 0 games for the Oakland Athletics and 33 games for the Chicago Cubs so far this season. His agent is Mark Rodgers.

2013 Performance

Team Percent of team's payroll Percent of team's on-field performance
OAK 0.00 % 0.00 %
CHC 3.07 % 4.00 %

For Oakland:

For Chicago: very valuable

Key Stats

2013 Cost Per
Games 33 $80,000
Innings Pitched 213.2 $12,383
Wins 8 $330,000
Strikeouts 214 $12,336

Yearly Salary

Season Salary
2010 $3,000,000
2011 $2,800,000
2012 $2,640,000*
2013 $2,640,000*
2014 $5,340,000
2015 Arbitration
2016 Free Agent

Compared to Others

Rank Player Similar Rank in Football Similar Salary in Football
326th Alfredo Aceves
$2,650,000
326th Julio Jones
$2,581,875
320th Matt Cassel
$2,650,000
327th Jeff Samardzija
$2,640,000
327th Tyson Alualu
$2,571,500
320th Mason Crosby
$2,650,000
328th Kris Medlen
$2,600,000
328th Kyle Orton
$2,566,667
322nd Roy Miller
$2,625,000

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

Under Administration Taxes
President Obama (D), 2012 $943,329
President Clinton (D), 1999 $1,063,502
President Reagan (R), 1981 $1,827,552
President Johnson (D), 1965 $1,836,144
President Eisenhower (R), 1956 $2,466,848

Unemployment

How long it will take the average person on unemployment to make Jeff Samardzija's 2013 salary
9,010 weeks (173 years)

In Time...

In Jeff Samardzija Will Make
one month $220,000
one week $50,769
one day $7,232
one hour $301
one minute $5.02
one second $0.08
since you loaded this page $0.08

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Inflation

Year Inflation Adjusted Value Actual Average MLB Salary Actual Average Household Income Median Home Price
2013 $2,640,000 $3,305,393 $49,777 $213,000
2000 $1,929,442 $1,895,630 $47,053 $174,700
1990 $1,445,648 $597,537 $28,040 $118,900
1980 $879,312 $143,756 $16,305 $66,700
1970 $432,204 $39,327 $5,640 $23,500
1950 $270,557 $12,340 $2,770 $14,500
1930 $197,186 $7,000 $1,140 $7,145
1920 $216,675 $5,000 $1,250 $3,100

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