What Is J.J. Matijevic Salary: How Much Does J.J. Matijevic Make?

J. J Matijevic, the Real name Joseph John Matijevic is one of the professional baseball players in the major leagues. He is of American descent and plays for the Houston Astros baseball team as a first baseman.

Matijevic was born on November 14, 1995, in Latrobe Pennsylvania. He attended Norwin High School and the University of Arizona. He was drafted by the Houston Astros during the 2017 MLB Draft. He signed with them for a $700,000 signing bonus.

He made his professional debut that same year with the Tri-City ValleyCats of the Class A-Short Season New York-Penn League and also played for the Quad Cities River Bandits of the Class A Midwest League. He was assigned to spend the 2018 season with Quad Cities and later got a promotion to play with the Buies Creek Astros of the Class A-Advanced Carolina League.



 

J. J Matijevic
J. J Matijevic

Matijevic played for both Corpus Christi and the Triple-A Sugar Land Skeeters in 2021. The Astros invited him to their Spring Training in 2022. In April that year, the Astros selected his contract and called him up to the major leagues for the first time. He made his MLB debut on April 22, 2022, for the Astros.

How Much Does J.J. Matijevic Make?

J. J Matijevic makes $476,904 as an annual salary from the Astros.