MLS Salaries Revealed: Top 20 for 2013

MLS Salaries Revealed: Top 20 for 2013

  • Posted by Drew Epperley
  • On May 6, 2013
  • 2013 MLS Salaries, 2013 MLS Season, Features

You have to love this day when MLS salaries are revealed.

The New York Red Bulls’ Thierry Henry is again the highest-paid player in MLS. That may be one nugget to take away from seeing the salaries posted today. Only eight players make seven figures.

Every MLS team except Chivas USA has at least three players earning $200,000 or more in guaranteed compensation.

(Click here for the MLS Players Union’s annual listing of salary information for all MLS players.)

Top MLS Earners, 2013 Guaranteed Compensation:
$4,350,000 Thierry Henry, New York
$4,333,333 Robbie Keane, LA Galaxy
$3,625,000 Tim Cahill, New York
$2,500,000 Landon Donovan, LA Galaxy
$1,937,508 Marco Di Vaio, Montreal
$1,725,000 Obafemi Martins, Seattle
$1,663,323 Dan Koevermans, Toronto FC
$1,132,492 Kenny Miller, Vancouver
$856,000 *Fredy Montero, Seattle
$730,000 David Ferreira, FC Dallas
$645,333 Dwayne De Rosario, D.C. United
$604,000 Federico Higuain, Columbus
$600,000 Chris Wondolowski, San Jose
$599,333 Shalrie Joseph, Seattle
$527,115 Sherjill MacDonald, Chicago
$495,000 Kleberson, Philadelphia
$456,250 Darren O’Dea, Toronto FC
$453,333 Alvaro Saborio, Real Salt Lake
$445,000 Kalifa Cisse, New England
$400,000 Diego Valeri, Portland
*On loan to Millonarios (Colombia).