Average player salary in Major League Baseball from 2003 to 2017 (in million U.S. dollars)

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Salary in million U.S. dollars
20032.37
20042.31
20052.48
20062.7
20072.82
20082.93
20093
20103.01
20113.1
20123.21
20133.39
20143.69
20153.84
20164.38
20174.47

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This graph depicts the average player salary in Major League Baseball from 2003 to 2017. In 2009, the average player salary in Major League Baseball amounted to about 3 million U.S. dollars. The same year, the minimum salary of an MLB player was more than seven times smaller.
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Release date
April 2017
Region
United States
Survey time period
2003 to 2017
Supplementary notes
Figures prior to 2017 come from earlier articles.

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