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MLS Player Salaries

A historical look at MLS salary data

Thursday, October 1, 2015, 9:18 AM
Over the last few weeks I've been playing with some data visualization platforms as a way of presenting a historical look at how Major League Soccer salaries have changed over the years. Last week's release of a new set of salary data provides an opportunity to put those tools to use. The MLS Players... Read more

Philadelphia Union 2015 player salaries as of September 15

Friday, September 25, 2015, 5:44 PM
The closing of Major League Soccer's summer transfer window and the leaguewide roster freeze a few days later meant it was time for another round of leaguewide salary data. Earlier this week, the MLS Players Union released those numbers, and here's my analysis of what they mean. Philadelphia Union... Read more

Philadelphia Union 2015 player salaries as of July 17

Monday, July 20, 2015, 12:46 PM
Updated Monday, July 20 with a few minor corrections: the number of players in the pool and the amount of Real Salt Lake's payroll. TORONTO - This year's initial release of salary data by the Major League Soccer Players Union was delayed until official ratification of the new collective bargaining... Read more

Philadelphia Union 2014 player salaries as of September 29

Monday, September 29, 2014, 9:16 PM
The Major League Soccer Players' Union skipped over its midsummer release of salary figures this year, but made up for that by filling its annual September release with lots of news. As this release includes signings during the summer transfer window, we now know how much the Union are paying goalkeeper... Read more

Philadelphia Union 2014 player salaries as of April 10

Friday, April 11, 2014, 4:48 PM
The first batch of salary information for the 2014 Major League Soccer season was published late Wednesday morning by the MLS Players Union. We now know how much the Union's major offseason signings - Maurice Edu, Cristian Maidana, Vincent Nogueira and Fred - are making. We also can try to deduce... Read more

Philadelphia Union's latest salary figures as of September 15, 2013

Wednesday, September 25, 2013, 1:15 PM
In the wake of Major League Soccer's roster freeze deadline on September 15, the MLS Players Union released its latest round of leaguewide salary figures. The last set of data was released in early August, after the summer transfer window closed. I think you know the drill by now, so let's get right... Read more

Philadelphia Union player salaries: Oka Nikolov, Fabinho, Gilberto's pay revealed

Friday, August 9, 2013, 4:06 PM
The latest round of salary data has ben released by the Major League Soccer Players Union. Here is the Philadelphia Union's payroll as of this month. This means we now know the salaries for the team's summer signings: goalkeeper Oka Nikolov, defender Fabinho and mifdfielder Gilberto da Silva. The... Read more

Philadelphia Union's first 2013 salary figures published

Monday, May 6, 2013, 6:07 PM
This year’s first round of MLS salary figures was published by the MLS Players Union on Monday. So it’s time for another analysis of the Union’s payroll, as well as significant figures from around the league. My last analysis of 2012, published in October, can be found here. Here’s... Read more

Major League Soccer Players Union publishes latest round of salary figures

Thursday, October 4, 2012, 5:08 PM
As it does a few times a year, the Major League Soccer Players Union published a new round of salary data on Wednesday. No Union players' salaries have changed since the last round of data was published on August 1. But there have been trades and new signings since then, and it's always nice to have... Read more

Latest Philadelphia Union salary figures published

Wednesday, August 1, 2012, 6:56 PM
Now that Major League Soccer's summer transfer window has closed, the MLS Players Union has published its latest list of player salaries across the league. You can read the entire list of salaries leaguewide by clicking here. These are the Union's numbers. The first figure is base salary and the... Read more
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