Eric Sogard Salary Breakdown Over The Years
Eric Sogard earned an annual salary of $4.5 million in 2020 and 2021. His career earnings is $14,006,244.
MLB infielder Sogard has had sixteen different contracts signed over the duration of his career in the major league.
His first earning was the one-year $400,000 signing bonus from the San Diego Padres in 2007. It is the only signing bonus he has ever received in his entire career.
Later in 2011, after he was traded to the Oakland Athletics, he signed a six-year deal worth $4,476,500. He received $414,000 in his first year while earning north of a million in his final two seasons.
Sogard's next significant stay in MLB was with the Milwaukee Brewers. Initially signing a minor league contract with the team at the end of the 2016 season, he earned $2,935,000 during his two-year stint with the team from Wisconsin.
He spent the 2019 season with two different teams, the Toronto Blue Jays and the Tampa Bay Rays, earning a total salary of $1,055,000 for the contract he had signed with the Blue Jays as a free agent before getting traded to the Rays.
For the 2020 season, Eric returned to the Brewers by signing a one-year contract worth $4,500,000 with an option attached to it.
Finally, for what has been his final season in major league baseball as of yet, he signed yet another one-year deal with the Chicago Cubs worth $639,744 in 2021, taking his total career earnings to $14,006,244.