Baseball Player Salaries

Jake Arrieta | Chicago Cubs / Baltimore Orioles

Jake Arrieta's salary in 2013 is $516,500. He has appeared in 9 games for the Chicago Cubs and 5 games for the Baltimore Orioles so far this season. His agent is Boras Corporation.

2013 Performance

Team Percent of team's payroll Percent of team's on-field performance
CHC 0.39 % 2.80 %
BAL 0.20 % -1.11 %

For Chicago: very valuable

For Baltimore: a bum

Key Stats

2013 Cost Per
Games 14 $36,892
Innings Pitched 74.4 $6,942
Wins 5 $103,300
Strikeouts 60 $8,608

Yearly Salary

Season Salary
2011 $419,000
2012 $488,500
2013 $516,500
2014 $500,000
2015 Arbitration
2016 Arbitration
2017 Arbitration
2018 Free Agent

Compared to Others

Rank Player Similar Rank in Football Similar Salary in Football
584th John Mayberry
$517,000
584th Dontari Poe
$1,419,092
1815th Travis Goethel
$515,750
585th Jake Arrieta
$516,500
585th Austin Collie
$1,417,388
1816th John Jenkins
$515,000
586th Francisco Cervelli
$515,350
586th James Carpenter
$1,417,000
1816th Shawn Williams
$515,000

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

Under Administration Taxes
President Obama (D), 2012 $169,313
President Clinton (D), 1999 $191,806
President Reagan (R), 1981 $341,102
President Johnson (D), 1965 $349,694
President Eisenhower (R), 1956 $534,463

Unemployment

How long it will take the average person on unemployment to make Jake Arrieta's 2013 salary
1,762 weeks (33 years)

In Time...

In Jake Arrieta Will Make
one month $43,041
one week $9,932
one day $1,415
one hour $58
one minute $0.98
one second $0.02
since you loaded this page $0.02

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Inflation

Year Inflation Adjusted Value Actual Average MLB Salary Actual Average Household Income Median Home Price
2013 $516,500 $3,305,393 $49,777 $213,000
2000 $377,483 $1,895,630 $47,053 $174,700
1990 $282,832 $597,537 $28,040 $118,900
1980 $172,032 $143,756 $16,305 $66,700
1970 $84,558 $39,327 $5,640 $23,500
1950 $52,932 $12,340 $2,770 $14,500
1930 $38,578 $7,000 $1,140 $7,145
1920 $42,391 $5,000 $1,250 $3,100

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