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Boston Red Sox 2023 Payroll

Red Sox 2023 Payroll

An updated look at the Boston Red Sox 2023 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 
Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (42) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Story Trevor Story 30 SS Vet n/a $20,000,000 - $20,000,000 $20,000,000 24.85 23,333,333
Sale Chris Sale 34 SP Vet n/a $27,500,000 - $27,500,000 $17,500,000 21.74 25,600,000
Jansen Kenley Jansen 35 RP/CL Vet n/a $16,000,000 - $16,000,000 $16,000,000 19.88 16,000,000
Hernandez Enrique Hernandez 31 CF Vet n/a $10,000,000 - $10,000,000 $10,000,000 12.42 10,000,000
Barnes Matt Barnes 33 RP Vet n/a $7,500,000 $875,000 $8,375,000 $8,375,000 10.40 9,375,000
Paxton James Paxton 34 SP Vet n/a $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 4.97 4,000,000
Rodriguez Joely Rodriguez 31 RP Vet n/a $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.86 2,000,000
Whitlock Garrett Whitlock 27 SP Vet 3 $1,000,000 $200,000 $1,200,000 $1,200,000 1.49 4,687,500
Refsnyder Rob Refsnyder 32 RF Arb 2 0 $1,200,000 - $1,200,000 $1,200,000 1.49 1,200,000
Hosmer Eric Hosmer 33 1B Vet n/a $13,000,000 - $13,000,000 $720,000 0.89 5,720,000
Devers Rafael Devers 26 3B Arb 3 n/a - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Verdugo Alex Verdugo 27 LF Arb 2 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Pivetta Nick Pivetta 30 SP Arb 2 0 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Arroyo Christian Arroyo 28 2B Arb 2 0 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Brasier Ryan Brasier 35 RP Arb 3 n/a - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Taylor Josh Taylor 30 RP Arb 2 (S2) 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
McGuire Reese McGuire 28 C Arb 1 0 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Abreu Wilyer Abreu 24 OF Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Bello Brayan Bello 24 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Casas Triston Casas 23 3B Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Crawford Kutter Crawford 27 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Dalbec Bobby Dalbec 28 1B Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Downs Jeter Downs 24 SS Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Duran Jarren Duran 26 OF Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
German Frank German 25 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Hamilton David Hamilton 25 SS Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Hernandez Darwinzon Hernandez 26 RP Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Houck Tanner Houck 27 RP/CL Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Kelly Zack Kelly 28 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Martin Chris Martin 37 RP Vet n/a - - -0 -0 0.00 8,750,000
Mata Bryan Mata 24 SP Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Murphy Chris Murphy 25 P Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Ort Kaleb Ort 31 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Park Hoy Jun Park 27 2B Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Rafaela Ceddanne Rafaela 22 OF Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Schreiber John Schreiber 29 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Seabold Connor Seabold 27 SP Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Valdez Enmanuel Valdez 24 2B Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Walter Brandon Walter 26 P Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Winckowski Josh Winckowski 25 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Wong Connor Wong 27 C Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Yoshida Masataka Yoshida 29 OF Vet - - -0 -0 0.00 18,000,000


2023 Deferred Salaries

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

Player (2) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Ramirez Manny Ramirez 51 LF $2,028,557 - $2,028,557 $2,028,557
Pedroia Dustin Pedroia 39 2B $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000


2023 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $101,700,000 $1,075,000 - $102,775,000 $80,495,000
Est. Arbitration Salaries - - - - $37,016,622
Est. Pre-Arbitration Salaries - - - - $6,360,000
Deferred Salary $4,028,557 - - $4,028,557 $4,028,557
Active Total Payroll $101,700,000 $1,075,000 - $102,775,000 $80,495,000
Projected Total Payroll - - - - $123,871,622

 

2023 Active Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $233,000,000
Active AAV/Payroll $128,665,833
Est. Arbitration AAV/Payroll $37,016,622
Est. Pre-Arbitration AAV/Payroll $6,360,000
Estimated Player Benefits $16,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,250,000
Pre-Arbitration Bonus Pool Contribution $1,666,666
Proj. Tax Payroll $149,082,499
Proj. Tax Payroll (Active + Est. Arb + Est. Pre-Arb) $192,459,121