How Much Does Judge from the Yankees Make?

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Who is Judge?

Brett Gardner, an outfielder for the Yankees, is the team’s only player who has been with the team longer than Aaron Judge. Judge, who is also an outfielder, made his debut in 2016. He is from Linden, California, and he attended Linden High School. Judge was drafted by the Yankees in 2013.

A brief overview of his career

Aaron Judge is an American professional baseball outfielder for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball (MLB). Judge was unanimously selected as the American League (AL) Rookie of the Year in 2017 and finished second in voting for the AL Most Valuable Player Award. A two-time All-Star, he has also won the Silver Slugger Award and the Hank Aaron Award.

How much does he make?

Aaron Judge, right fielder for the New York Yankees, will make $684,300 in the 2019 season. This is the first year that Judge is eligible for arbitration, and he is in his first year of a four-year contract extension that he signed in February of 2019. In 2018, Judge made $545,000.

His salary

In 2006, Judge was the Yankees’ top draft pick (32nd overall). He signed a four-year, $2.9 million contract with a $1.8 million signing bonus. The deal also included a club option for a fifth year.

In 2007, Judge played for the Charleston RiverDogs, the Yankees’ Class A affiliate, and hit .333/.408/.530 with 12 home runs and 76 RBIs in 132 games. He was named the co-MVP of the South Atlantic League along with teammate Austin Jackson.

In 2008, Judge played for the Tampa Yankees, the Yankees’ Class A-Advanced affiliate, and hit .285/.426/.483 with 17 home runs and 73 RBIs in 136 games.

In 2009, Judge played for the Trenton Thunder, the Yankees’ Double-A affiliate, and hit .300/.377/.489 with 14 home runs and 54 RBIs in 133 games.

In 2010, Judge played for the Thunder and hit .283/.411/.486 with 19 home runs and 72 RBIs in 133 games.

The Yankees called Judge up to the majors on September 7, 2016. He made his debut that day against the Tampa Bay Rays as a defensive replacement in right field. In 2017, his first full season in the majors, Judge set several rookie records while hitting .284/.422/.627 with 52 home runs and 114 RBIs in 155 games. He was named an All-Star and won the Home Run Derby.

His endorsements

Recently, it has been speculated that Judge’s annual salary is $1.5 million, which is the same amount that he was paid in his rookie season. However, this number does not include any potential bonuses or incentives that he may have earned based on his performance. In addition to his salary, Judge has also earned income from endorsements. In 2018, it was estimated that Judge made $500,000 from endorsements, which is a significant increase from the $100,000 he made in 2017.

Judge’s list of endorsements includes companies such as Gatorade, Nike, and Topps. He has also appeared in commercials for MLB The Show 18 and Dunkin’ Donuts. In February 2018, it was announced that Judge had signed a deal with Adidas to become a brand ambassador for their “All-Star” line of products. Adidas also produces Judge’s signature batting gloves. As Judge’s career continues to progress, it is likely that his endorsement earnings will continue to increase.

How does this compare to other players?

Aaron Judge, right fielder for the New York Yankees, has a salary of $684,300 for the 2018 season. Judge is in his second season with the Yankees, and his salary has increased from his rookie year when he made $545,000. In comparison, the average Major League Baseball salary is $4.47 million. The 2018 Yankees team payroll is $167 million, which is the fifth highest in MLB.

His teammates

In 2018, the Bronx Bombers slugger earned $26 million, making him the sixth highest-paid player on the team. That said, he isn’t even in the top five when it comes to average annual value (AAV). Judge will make an average of $10.13 million per year over the next three seasons, which ranks sixth among Yankees players.

The Yankees have some of the highest-paid players in baseball. In 2018, their payroll was over $196 million. The following chart shows the five highest-paid Yankees players in 2018, according to Spotrac.

1. Giancarlo Stanton – $32 million
2. Masahiro Tanaka – $22 million
3. Jacoby Ellsbury – $21 million
4. CC Sabathia – $15 million
5. Aroldis Chapman – $13 million

If we compare Judge’s salary to the rest of baseball, he falls somewhere in the middle. In 2018, there were 119 major league players that made more than Judge. However, there were also 714 players that made less than him.

Other players in the league

The average MLB salary has increased from $313,000 in 2000 to $4.47 million in 2019. The average MLB player makes $4.36 million per year, which is about 37% more than the average player in the other major sports leagues.

The New York Yankees are the highest paying team in MLB, with an average salary of $9.4 million per player. The Los Angeles Dodgers are second at $8.8 million, followed by the Boston Red Sox ($8.5 million), San Francisco Giants ($7.6 million), and Detroit Tigers ($7.1 million).

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