1995-1999 Team-by-Team Salaries: Source---MLB Commissioner's Office

 

    Teams            1999          1998          1997        1996        1995    
    NY Yankees    $91,990,955   $73,963,698   $73,389,577 $61,511,870 $58,165,252 
    Texas          80,801,598    62,755,368    44,591,013  41,080,028  35,888,726 
    Atlanta        79,256,599    61,840,254    53,111,000  53,797,000  47,023,444 
    LA             76,607,247    60,731,667    48,472,321  37,313,500  36,725,956 
    Baltimore      75,443,363    74,170,921    64,611,399  55,127,855  48,739,636 
    Cleveland      73,531,692    56,843,441    58,865,056  47,686,907  40 180,750 
    Boston         72,330,656    59,547,000    40,611,351  38,516,402  38,157,750 
    NY Mets        71,510,523    58,660,665    34,985,330  29,890,167  13,097,944 
    Arizona        70,046,818    32,814,500             0           0           0 
    Houston        56,389,000    48,354,000    34,932,500  29,613,000  33,614,668 
    Chi Cubs       55,419,648    51,061,000    30,791,000  32,605,000  36,797,696 
    Colorado       54,367,504    47,959,648    46,093,301  41,108,990  38,039,871 
    Anaheim        51,340,297    54,189,000    46,684,364  25,140,142  34,702,577 
    Toronto        48,847,300    37,618,500    48,964,833  28,778,577  42,233,500 
    San Diego      46,507,179    53,081,166    32,765,172  33,376,026  25,008,834 
    St. Louis      46,337,129    47,608,948    50,224,167  38,730,666  28,679,250 
    San Fran       45,991,934    47,939,715    43,067,378  34,646,793  33,738,683 
    Seattle        45,351,254    44,860,014    46,298,970  43,131,001  37,984,610 
    Milwaukee      42,976,575    36,854,036    26,564,840  11,701,000  17,407,384 
    Cincinnati     38,031,285    20,707,333    38,206 000  43,696,946  47,739,109 
    Tampa Bay      37,860,451    27,645,000             0           0           0 
    Detroit        36,954,666    23,318,980    20,985,500  17,955,500  28,663,667 
    Philadel.      30,441,500    29,922,500    31,102,439  30,403,458  30,333,350 
    Oakland        25,208,858    18,585,114    12,879,889  22,524,093  33,372,722 
    Chi WSox       24,535,000    37,880,000    41,849,500  44,827,833  40,750,782 
    Pittsburgh     23,682,420    13,695,000    15,124,166  16,994,180  17,665,833 
    KC             16,557,000    35,610,000    33,868,149  19,980,250  31,181,334 
    Minnesota      15,845,000    22,027,500    32,197,500  21,254,000  15,362,750 
    Montreal       15,015,250     8,317,500    18,010,500  17,264,500  13,116,557 
    Florida        14,650,000    19,141,000    52,465,000  25,311,000  22,961,781 
    Totals      1,463,828,701 1,267,703,468 1,116,712,215 944,216,684 927,334,416