Red Sox salaries in 2011
2011 salary: $5.75 million
Lester is signed through 2013 with a club option for 2014. His salary escalates after this season to $7.625 million in 2012, $11.625 million in 2013 and $13 million for the club option in 2014.
Interesting side note: The club option in 2014 is voided if Lester finishes first or second in the Cy Young vote in any season from now until 2013.