Boston Red Sox 2017 Payroll

An updated look at the Boston Red Sox 2017 payroll salary table, including active salaries, bonuses, statuses, retained & dead payments, minor/non-roster players, and team totals.

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Active Players (25) Age Pos. Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
Ramirez Hanley Ramirez 33 DH Vet $22,000,000 $750,000 - $22,750,000 $22,750,000 10.33
Porcello Rick Porcello 28 SP Vet $20,000,000 $125,000 - $20,125,000 $20,125,000 9.14
Kimbrel Craig Kimbrel 29 RP/CL Vet $13,000,000 $250,000 - $13,250,000 $13,250,000 6.02
Sale Chris Sale 28 SP Vet $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000 $12,000,000 5.45
Young Chris Young 33 RF Vet $6,500,000 - - $6,500,000 $6,500,000 2.95
Moreland Mitch Moreland 31 1B Vet $5,500,000 - - $5,500,000 $5,500,000 2.50
Bogaerts Xander Bogaerts 24 SS Arb 1 $4,500,000 - - $4,500,000 $4,500,000 2.04
Pomeranz Drew Pomeranz 28 SP Arb 2 $4,450,000 - - $4,450,000 $4,450,000 2.02
Bradley Jackie Bradley 27 CF Arb 1 $3,600,000 - - $3,600,000 $3,600,000 1.63
Kelly Joe Kelly 29 RP Arb 2 $2,800,000 - - $2,800,000 $2,800,000 1.27
Reed Addison Reed 28 RP Arb 3 $7,750,000 - - $7,750,000 $2,668,050 1.21
Abad Fernando Abad 31 RP Arb 3 $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 0.91
Holt Brock Holt 29 LF Arb 1 $1,950,000 - - $1,950,000 $1,950,000 0.89
Fister Doug Fister 33 SP Vet $1,750,000 - - $1,750,000 $1,750,000 0.79
Nunez Eduardo Nunez 30 SS Arb 3 $4,200,000 - - $4,200,000 $1,560,668 0.71
Leon Sandy Leon 28 C Arb 1 $1,300,000 - - $1,300,000 $1,300,000 0.59
Betts Mookie Betts 24 RF Pre-Arb $950,000 - - $950,000 $950,000 0.43
Rodriguez Eduardo Rodriguez 24 SP Pre-Arb $584,500 - - $584,500 $584,500 0.27
Barnes Matt Barnes 27 RP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $563,500 0.26
Vazquez Christian Vazquez 26 C Pre-Arb $561,000 - - $561,000 $561,000 0.25
Benintendi Andrew Benintendi 23 OF Pre-Arb $549,000 - - $549,000 $549,000 0.25
Hembree Heath Hembree 28 RP Pre-Arb $547,000 - - $547,000 $547,000 0.25
Scott Robby Scott 27 RP Pre-Arb $537,000 - - $537,000 $469,440 0.21
Workman Brandon Workman 29 RP Arb 1 $635,000 - - $635,000 $315,770 0.14
Devers Rafael Devers 20 3B Pre-Arb $535,000 - - $535,000 $204,610 0.09


2017 Disabled List

Salaries from players who have been placed on the disabled list, still counting against the payroll.

Player (11) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
PriceDavid Price (10-day) 31 SP $30,000,000 - - $30,000,000 $30,000,000 13.62
PedroiaDustin Pedroia (10-day) 33 2B $15,000,000 $125,000 - $15,125,000 $15,125,000 6.87
ThornburgTyler Thornburg (60-day) 28 RP/CL $2,050,000 - - $2,050,000 $2,050,000 0.93
RossRobbie Ross (60-day) 28 RP $1,825,000 - - $1,825,000 $1,825,000 0.83
RutledgeJosh Rutledge (60-day) 28 SS $600,000 - - $600,000 $600,000 0.27
WrightSteven Wright (60-day) 32 SP $593,500 - - $593,500 $593,500 0.27
EliasRoenis Elias (60-day) 29 SP $582,500 - - $582,500 $582,500 0.26
SmithCarson Smith (60-day) 27 RP $556,750 - - $556,750 $556,750 0.25
HernandezMarco Hernandez (60-day) 24 SS $548,500 - - $548,500 $536,463 0.24
BoyerBlaine Boyer (10-day) 36 RP $535,000 - - $535,000 $371,221 0.17
TaylorBen Taylor (10-day) 24 RP $535,000 - - $535,000 $336,145 0.15


2017 Retained Salaries

Leftover salaries from players who have been traded or released, or buyouts for declined options.

Player (21) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
SandovalPablo Sandoval 31 3B $17,000,000 - - $17,000,000 $17,000,000 7.72
FloresDaniel Flores 16 C - $3,100,000 - $3,100,000 $3,100,000 1.41
HouckTanner Houck 21 P - $2,614,500 - $2,614,500 $2,614,500 1.19
DiazDanny Diaz 0 SS - $1,600,000 - $1,600,000 $1,600,000 0.73
FloresAntoni Flores 0 SS - $1,400,000 - $1,400,000 $1,400,000 0.64
BrannenCole Brannen 19 OF - $1,300,000 - $1,300,000 $1,300,000 0.59
CrawfordCarl Crawford 36 LF $857,000 - - $857,000 $857,000 0.39
GonzalezAdrian Gonzalez 35 1B $857,000 - - $857,000 $857,000 0.39
HaniganRyan Hanigan 36 C $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 0.36
ScherffAlex Scherff 19 P - $700,000 - $700,000 $700,000 0.32
NetzerBrett Netzer 21 2B - $475,000 - $475,000 $475,000 0.22
AbreuNelfy Abreu 0 SS - $450,000 - $450,000 $450,000 0.20
ThompsonJake Thompson 22 P - $350,000 - $350,000 $350,000 0.16
EsplinTyler Esplin 18 OF - $250,000 - $250,000 $250,000 0.11
SchellengerZach Schellenger 21 P - $175,000 - $175,000 $175,000 0.08
ColonAndre Colon 18 SS - $125,000 - $125,000 $125,000 0.06
HannaBeau Hanna 19 C - $125,000 - $125,000 $125,000 0.06
d'ArnaudChase d'Arnaud 30 3B $68,859 - - $68,859 $68,859 0.03
NishiokaTanner Nishioka 22 2B - $5,000 - $5,000 $5,000 0.00
SterryZach Sterry 23 1B - $5,000 - $5,000 $5,000 0.00
WrenJordan Wren 23 OF - $5,000 - $5,000 $5,000 0.00


2017 Deferred Salaries

Salaries for players who had salaries deferred to the current year. We are NOT counting these against the active payroll.

Player (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
RamirezManny Ramirez 45 LF $1,998,393 - - $1,998,393 $1,998,393


2017 Minor/In the System

Salaries from players currently in the system. denotes a buried salary that counts against the payroll.

Player (34) League Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
CastilloRusney Castillo 30 LF $10,500,000 $771,428 - $11,271,428 $11,271,428
CraigAllen Craig 33 RF $11,000,000 - - $11,000,000 $11,000,000
KendrickKyle Kendrick 32 SP $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000
HaleyJustin Haley 26 P $535,000 - - $535,000 $535,000
TavarezAneury Tavarez AAA 25 OF $535,000 - - $535,000 $535,000
UrrutiaHenry Urrutia 30 DH $535,000 - - $535,000 $535,000
MarreroDeven Marrero 26 SS $535,000 - - $535,000 $239,686
TravisSam Travis 23 1B $535,000 - - $535,000 $128,612
MaddoxAustin Maddox 26 P $535,000 - - $535,000 $105,228
JohnsonBrian Johnson 26 SP $535,000 - - $535,000 $84,767
SelskySteve Selsky 28 OF $535,000 - - $535,000 $75,998
LinTzu-Wei Lin 23 SS $535,000 - - $535,000 $64,306
VelazquezHector Velazquez 28 P $535,000 - - $535,000 $49,691
MartinKyle Martin 24 P $535,000 - - $535,000 $14,615
RamirezNoe Ramirez 27 RP $535,000 - - $535,000 $14,615
ArnoldJecorrah Arnold 18 3B - - - - -
BarfieldJeremy Barfield 29 OF - - - - -
BogusevicBrian Bogusevic 33 RF - - - - -
BrentzBryce Brentz AAA 28 RF - - - - -
CabralCesar Cabral 28 RP - - - - -
CordierErik Cordier 31 RP - - - - -
DahlstrandJacob Dahlstrand 25 P - - - - -
DominguezMatt Dominguez 27 3B - - - - -
HavilandShawn Haviland 31 P - - - - -
HernandezJorge Hernandez 26 RP - - - - -
LakeJunior Lake AAA 27 LF - - - - -
MedinaRoberto Medina 22 P - - - - -
MenesesHeiker Meneses 26 2B - - - - -
OlmosEdgar Olmos 27 RP - - - - -
OltMike Olt 28 3B - - - - -
OwensHenry Owens AAA 25 RP - - - - -
RosarioJose Rosario 25 SS - - - - -
SwihartBlake Swihart AAA 25 C - - - - -
VillanuevaElih Villanueva 31 P - - - - -


2017 Cap Totals

Cap Type Total
Active Payroll $111,448,538
Disabled List Money $52,576,579
Retained Salary $32,262,359
Deferred Salary $1,998,393
Buried Minor Salary $23,943,718
Total Payroll $220,231,194
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $118,762,000 $1,125,000 - $119,887,000 $111,448,538
Disabled List Money $52,826,250 $125,000 - $52,951,250 $52,576,579
Retained Salary $19,582,859 $12,679,500 - $32,262,359 $32,262,359
Deferred Salary $1,998,393 - - $1,998,393 $1,998,393
Buried Minor Salary $26,780,000 $771,428 - $27,551,428 $23,943,718
Total Payroll $217,951,109 $14,700,928 - $232,652,037 $220,231,194