Los Angeles FC Front Office
When talks between Javier Hernandez and MLS surfaced back in February, a league source said the annual salary would be around $9 million.
Landon Donovan declined an offer to play for Real Salt Lake in January.
Omar Gonzalez had the highest salary of any defender in the MLS at $1.45 million.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic signed a one-year contract extension two years ago, taking him through 2016 at Paris Saint-Germain.
Cristiano Ronaldo plans to join the MLS when he decides to leave Real Madrid