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Top 100 Salaries of NPB (Japan Professional Baseball) Players in 2017

The following table shows the top 100 annual salaries among NPB palyers in 2017.

Table 1: 2017 Top 100 Salaries of NPB, Japanese Yen Version

Rank No. Player Yen Team Pos.
1 99 Ernesto Mejia 500,000,000 L IF
1 19 Chihiro Kaneko 500,000,000 Bu P
1 58 Dennis Sarfate 500,000,000 H P
4 7 Yoshio Itoi 450,000,000 T OF
5 60 Takeya Nakamura 410,000,000 L IF
6 21 Tsuyoshi Wada 400,000,000 H P
6 44 Henricus van den Hurk 400,000,000 H P
6 18 Daisuke Matsuzaka 400,000,000 H P
6 54 Alfredo Despaigne 400,000,000 H OF
6 3 Nobuhiro Matsuda 400,000,000 H IF
6 50 Tadashi Settsu 400,000,000 H P
6 1 Takashi Toritani 400,000,000 T IF
13 1 Hiroyuki Nakajima 350,000,000 Bu IF
13 1 Seiichi Uchikawa 350,000,000 H OF
13 53 Ryota Igarashi 350,000,000 H P
13 54 Randy Messenger 350,000,000 T P
13 1 Tetsuto Yamada 350,000,000 S IF
13 6 Hayato Sakamoto 350,000,000 G IF
19 4 Wladimir Balentien 330,000,000 S OF
20 47 Tetsuya Yamaguchi 320,000,000 G P
21 42 Kris Johnson 300,000,000 C P
21 16 Yoshihisa Hirano 300,000,000 Bu P
21 2 Dai-Kang Yang 300,000,000 G OF
21 25 Yoshitomo Tsutsugoh 300,000,000 Bs IF
25 6 Sho Nakata 280,000,000 F IF
26 11 Shohei Otani 270,000,000 F P/OF
27 9 Yuki Yanagita 260,000,000 H OF
27 10 Shinnosuke Abe 260,000,000 G IF
29 5 Brandon Laird 250,000,000 F IF
29 16 Hideaki Wakui 250,000,000 M P
31 39 Miles Mikolas 240,000,000 G P
31 11 Luis Cruz 240,000,000 G IF
33 8 Kousuke Fukudome 230,000,000 T OF
33 2 Jose Lopez 230,000,000 Bs IF
33 20 Scott Mathieson 230,000,000 G P
33 19 Tomoyuki Sugano 230,000,000 G P
37 11 Takayuki Kishi 225,000,000 E P
37 7 Hisayoshi Chono 225,000,000 G OF
39 19 Hirotoshi Masui 220,000,000 F P
39 25 Shuichi Murata 220,000,000 G IF
41 22 Kyuji Fujikawa 200,000,000 T P
41 3 Kensuke Tanaka 200,000,000 F IF
41 15 Luis Mendoza 200,000,000 F P
41 8 Toshiaki Imae 200,000,000 E IF
41 14 Takahiro Norimoto 200,000,000 E P
41 24 Yuya Hasegawa 200,000,000 H OF
41 55 Shogo Akiyama 200,000,000 L OF
41 25 Naoki Miyanishi 200,000,000 F P
41 42 Shun Yamaguchi 200,000,000 G P
41 26 Tetsuya Utsumi 200,000,000 G P
51 33 Casey McGehee 193,000,000 G IF
52 1 Takumi Kuriyama 190,000,000 L OF
53 32 Brandon Dickson 180,000,000 Bu P
53 46 Yuichi Honda 180,000,000 H IF
53 19 Masanori Ishikawa 180,000,000 S P
56 34 Curtis Ohlendorf 176,000,000 S P
57 66 Dayan Viciedo 170,000,000 D OF
58 5 Garrett Jones 160,000,000 G OF
58 19 Shintaro Fujinami 160,000,000 T P
58 5 Shingo Kawabata 160,000,000 S IF
61 3 Hideto Asamura 155,000,000 L IF
62 42 Alexander Guerrero 150,000,000 D IF
62 49 Phil Klein 150,000,000 Bs P
62 7 Akira Nakamura 150,000,000 H OF
62 8 Yohei Oshima 150,000,000 D OF
62 15 Hirokazu Sawamura 150,000,000 G P
67 2 Kenta Imamiya 145,000,000 H IF
67 33 Ryosuke Kikuchi 145,000,000 C IF
69 17 Yoshihisa Naruse 144,000,000 S P
70 3 Katsuya Kakunaka 141,000,000 M OF
71 9 Yoshihiro Maru 140,000,000 C OF
72 42 Jimmy Paredes 138,000,000 M IF
72 55 Jason Standridge 138,000,000 M P
74 6 Tadahito Iguchi 135,000,000 M IF
75 13 Masahiko Morifuku 133,330,000 G P
76 44 Arquimedes Caminero 132,000,000 G P
77 12 Ayumu Ishikawa 130,000,000 M P
77 21 Yuki Nishi 130,000,000 Bu P
77 14 Atsushi Nomi 130,000,000 T P
77 33 Kazuhiro Hatakeyama 130,000,000 S IF
81 52 Naoya Masuda 120,000,000 M P
81 30 Shota Takeda 120,000,000 H P
81 31 Yoshiyuki Ishihara 120,000,000 C C
81 25 Shohei Tateyama 120,000,000 S P
81 6 Ryosuke Hirata 120,000,000 D OF
81 29 Daisuke Yamai 120,000,000 D P
87 25 Phillip Coke 115,000,000 Bu P
88 38 Marcos Mateo 110,000,000 T P
88 14 Ryo Akiyoshi 110,000,000 S P
88 6 Kazuya Fujita 110,000,000 E IF
88 37 Motohiro Shima 110,000,000 E C
88 25 Takahiro Arai 110,000,000 C IF
88 55 Brad Eldred 110,000,000 C IF
94 55 Christopher Martin 100,000,000 F P
94 40 Zelous Wheeler 100,000,000 E IF
94 55 Takahiro Okada 100,000,000 Bu OF
94 7 Daichi Suzuki 100,000,000 M IF
94 27 Ginjiro Sumitani 100,000,000 L C
94 35 Kazuhisa Makita 100,000,000 L P
94 16 Yusei Kikuchi 100,000,000 L P
94 9 Takuya Nakashima 100,000,000 F IF
94 7 Haruki Nishikawa 100,000,000 F OF
94 22 Keisuke Tanimoto 100,000,000 F P
94 27 Yasutomo Kubo 100,000,000 Bs P
94 19 Yusuke Nomura 100,000,000 C P
           

Team Code

Bs: YOKOHAMA DeNA BAYSTARS

Bu: ORIX Buffaloes

C: Hiroshima Toyo Carp

D: Chunichi Dragons

E: Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles

F: Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters

G: Yomiuri Giants

H: Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks

L: Saitama Seibu Lions

M: Chiba Lotte Marines

S: Tokyo Yakult Swallows

T: Hanshin Tigers

Table 2: 2017 Top 100 Salaries of NPB, Dollar/Euro Version

Rank No. Player $ Euro Team Pos.
1 99 Ernesto Mejia 4,580,000 4,267,000 L IF
1 19 Chihiro Kaneko 4,580,000 4,267,000 Bu P
1 58 Dennis Sarfate 4,580,000 4,267,000 H P
4 7 Yoshio Itoi 4,122,000 3,840,300 T OF
5 60 Takeya Nakamura 3,755,600 3,498,940 L IF
6 21 Tsuyoshi Wada 3,664,000 3,413,600 H P
6 44 Henricus van den Hurk 3,664,000 3,413,600 H P
6 18 Daisuke Matsuzaka 3,664,000 3,413,600 H P
6 54 Alfredo Despaigne 3,664,000 3,413,600 H OF
6 3 Nobuhiro Matsuda 3,664,000 3,413,600 H IF
6 50 Tadashi Settsu 3,664,000 3,413,600 H P
6 1 Takashi Toritani 3,664,000 3,413,600 T IF
13 1 Hiroyuki Nakajima 3,206,000 2,986,900 Bu IF
13 1 Seiichi Uchikawa 3,206,000 2,986,900 H OF
13 53 Ryota Igarashi 3,206,000 2,986,900 H P
13 54 Randy Messenger 3,206,000 2,986,900 T P
13 1 Tetsuto Yamada 3,206,000 2,986,900 S IF
13 6 Hayato Sakamoto 3,206,000 2,986,900 G IF
19 4 Wladimir Balentien 3,022,800 2,816,220 S OF
20 47 Tetsuya Yamaguchi 2,931,200 2,730,880 G P
21 42 Kris Johnson 2,748,000 2,560,200 C P
21 16 Yoshihisa Hirano 2,748,000 2,560,200 Bu P
21 2 Dai-Kang Yang 2,748,000 2,560,200 G OF
21 25 Yoshitomo Tsutsugoh 2,748,000 2,560,200 Bs IF
25 6 Sho Nakata 2,564,800 2,389,520 F IF
26 11 Shohei Otani 2,473,200 2,304,180 F P/OF
27 9 Yuki Yanagita 2,381,600 2,218,840 H OF
27 10 Shinnosuke Abe 2,381,600 2,218,840 G IF
29 5 Brandon Laird 2,290,000 2,133,500 F IF
29 16 Hideaki Wakui 2,290,000 2,133,500 M P
31 39 Miles Mikolas 2,198,400 2,048,160 G P
31 11 Luis Cruz 2,198,400 2,048,160 G IF
33 8 Kousuke Fukudome 2,106,800 1,962,820 T OF
33 2 Jose Lopez 2,106,800 1,962,820 Bs IF
33 20 Scott Mathieson 2,106,800 1,962,820 G P
33 19 Tomoyuki Sugano 2,106,800 1,962,820 G P
37 11 Takayuki Kishi 2,061,000 1,920,150 E P
37 7 Hisayoshi Chono 2,061,000 1,920,150 G OF
39 19 Hirotoshi Masui 2,015,200 1,877,480 F P
39 25 Shuichi Murata 2,015,200 1,877,480 G IF
41 22 Kyuji Fujikawa 1,832,000 1,706,800 T P
41 3 Kensuke Tanaka 1,832,000 1,706,800 F IF
41 15 Luis Mendoza 1,832,000 1,706,800 F P
41 8 Toshiaki Imae 1,832,000 1,706,800 E IF
41 14 Takahiro Norimoto 1,832,000 1,706,800 E P
41 24 Yuya Hasegawa 1,832,000 1,706,800 H OF
41 55 Shogo Akiyama 1,832,000 1,706,800 L OF
41 25 Naoki Miyanishi 1,832,000 1,706,800 F P
41 42 Shun Yamaguchi 1,832,000 1,706,800 G P
41 26 Tetsuya Utsumi 1,832,000 1,706,800 G P
51 33 Casey McGehee 1,767,880 1,647,062 G IF
52 1 Takumi Kuriyama 1,740,400 1,621,460 L OF
53 32 Brandon Dickson 1,648,800 1,536,120 Bu P
53 46 Yuichi Honda 1,648,800 1,536,120 H IF
53 19 Masanori Ishikawa 1,648,800 1,536,120 S P
56 34 Curtis Ohlendorf 1,612,160 1,501,984 S P
57 66 Dayan Viciedo 1,557,200 1,450,780 D OF
58 5 Garrett Jones 1,465,600 1,365,440 G OF
58 19 Shintaro Fujinami 1,465,600 1,365,440 T P
58 5 Shingo Kawabata 1,465,600 1,365,440 S IF
61 3 Hideto Asamura 1,419,800 1,322,770 L IF
62 42 Alexander Guerrero 1,374,000 1,280,100 D IF
62 49 Phil Klein 1,374,000 1,280,100 Bs P
62 7 Akira Nakamura 1,374,000 1,280,100 H OF
62 8 Yohei Oshima 1,374,000 1,280,100 D OF
62 15 Hirokazu Sawamura 1,374,000 1,280,100 G P
67 2 Kenta Imamiya 1,328,200 1,237,430 H IF
67 33 Ryosuke Kikuchi 1,328,200 1,237,430 C IF
69 17 Yoshihisa Naruse 1,319,040 1,228,896 S P
70 3 Katsuya Kakunaka 1,291,560 1,203,294 M OF
71 9 Yoshihiro Maru 1,282,400 1,194,760 C OF
72 42 Jimmy Paredes 1,264,080 1,177,692 M IF
72 55 Jason Standridge 1,264,080 1,177,692 M P
74 6 Tadahito Iguchi 1,236,600 1,152,090 M IF
75 13 Masahiko Morifuku 1,221,302 1,137,838 G P
76 44 Arquimedes Caminero 1,209,120 1,126,488 G P
77 12 Ayumu Ishikawa 1,190,800 1,109,420 M P
77 21 Yuki Nishi 1,190,800 1,109,420 Bu P
77 14 Atsushi Nomi 1,190,800 1,109,420 T P
77 33 Kazuhiro Hatakeyama 1,190,800 1,109,420 S IF
81 52 Naoya Masuda 1,099,200 1,024,080 M P
81 30 Shota Takeda 1,099,200 1,024,080 H P
81 31 Yoshiyuki Ishihara 1,099,200 1,024,080 C C
81 25 Shohei Tateyama 1,099,200 1,024,080 S P
81 6 Ryosuke Hirata 1,099,200 1,024,080 D OF
81 29 Daisuke Yamai 1,099,200 1,024,080 D P
87 25 Phillip Coke 1,053,400 981,410 Bu P
88 38 Marcos ・ Mateo 1,007,600 938,740 T P
88 14 Ryo Akiyoshi 1,007,600 938,740 S P
88 6 Kazuya Fujita 1,007,600 938,740 E IF
88 37 Motohiro Shima 1,007,600 938,740 E C
88 25 Takahiro Arai 1,007,600 938,740 C IF
88 55 Brad Eldred 1,007,600 938,740 C IF
94 55 Christopher Martin 916,000 853,400 F P
94 40 Zelous Wheeler 916,000 853,400 E IF
94 55 Takahiro Okada 916,000 853,400 Bu OF
94 7 Daichi Suzuki 916,000 853,400 M IF
94 27 Ginjiro Sumitani 916,000 853,400 L C
94 35 Kazuhisa Makita 916,000 853,400 L P
94 16 Yusei Kikuchi 916,000 853,400 L P
94 9 Takuya Nakashima 916,000 853,400 F IF
94 7 Haruki Nishikawa 916,000 853,400 F OF
94 22 Keisuke Tanimoto 916,000 853,400 F P
94 27 Yasutomo Kubo 916,000 853,400 Bs P
94 19 Yusuke Nomura 916,000 853,400 C P
             

Source is Pro-Yakyu Senshu Data Meikan 2017, Takarajima sha. プロ野球選手データ名鑑 2017、宝島社

プロ野球選手データ名鑑2017 (別冊宝島)

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Table of Contents of Statistics/Rankings/Graphs is here.

In terms of the cost of living information, you can download the Excel price list of goods I posted.

English translation of the monthly report "Retail prices of major products in Tokyo" published by Tokyo Metropolitan government can be downloaded also.