Baseball Player Salaries

Cliff Lee | Philadelphia Phillies

Cliff Lee's salary in 2014 is $25,000,000. He has appeared in 13 games for the Philadelphia Phillies so far this season. His agent is Darek Braunecker.

2014 Performance

Percent of team's payroll Percent of team's on-field performance
13.79 % 3.20 %
Cliff Lee is overpaid

Key Stats

2014 Cost Per
Games 13 $1,923,076
Innings Pitched 81.1 $308,261
Wins 4 $6,250,000
Strikeouts 72 $347,222

Yearly Salary

Season Salary
2010 $9,000,000
2011 $11,000,000
2012 $21,500,000
2013 $25,000,000
2014 $25,000,000
2015 $25,000,000
2016 Free Agent*
2017 Free Agent
2018 Arbitration
2019 Arbitration

Compared to Others

Rank Player Similar Rank in Football Similar Salary in Football
2nd Ryan Howard
$25,000,000
2nd Peyton Manning
$15,150,000
1st Jay Cutler
$17,500,000
2nd Cliff Lee
$25,000,000
3rd Mike Wallace
$15,000,000
2nd Peyton Manning
$15,150,000
4th Robinson Cano
$24,000,000
4th Sam Bradford
$14,015,000
3rd Mike Wallace
$15,000,000

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

Under Administration Taxes
President Obama (D), 2012 $9,093,549
President Clinton (D), 1999 $10,242,282
President Reagan (R), 1981 $17,479,552
President Johnson (D), 1965 $17,488,144
President Eisenhower (R), 1956 $22,814,448

Unemployment

How long it will take the average person on unemployment to make Cliff Lee's 2014 salary
85,324 weeks (1,640 years)

In Time...

In Cliff Lee Will Make
one month $2,083,333
one week $480,769
one day $68,493
one hour $2,853
one minute $47.56
one second $0.79
since you loaded this page $0.79

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Inflation

Year Inflation Adjusted Value Actual Average MLB Salary Actual Average Household Income Median Home Price
2014 $25,000,000 $3,305,393 $49,777 $213,000
2000 $17,986,918 $1,895,630 $47,053 $174,700
1990 $13,476,829 $597,537 $28,040 $118,900
1980 $8,197,246 $143,756 $16,305 $66,700
1970 $4,029,155 $39,327 $5,640 $23,500
1950 $2,522,229 $12,340 $2,770 $14,500
1930 $1,838,235 $7,000 $1,140 $7,145
1920 $2,019,921 $5,000 $1,250 $3,100

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Cliff Lee will make the average yearly salary of In Hours In Days In Games In Innings Pitched
A High School Teacher 15 hours 0.63 days 0.02 games 0.14 innings pitched
A Police Officer 16 hours 0.69 days 0.02 games 0.15 innings pitched
A Doctor, Family Physician 49 hours 2.05 days 0.07 games 0.45 innings pitched
A U.S. Congressman 60 hours 2.54 days 0.09 games 0.56 innings pitched
President Obama 140 hours 5.84 days 0.21 games 1.30 innings pitched
A Citigroup CEO (Vikram Pandit, 2008) 13,402 hours 558 days 19 games 124 innings pitched
Bill Gates (Net Worth) 21,381,002 hours 890,601 days 31,720 games 197,884 innings pitched