Boston Red Sox

Boston Red Sox 2022 Payroll

Red Sox 2022 Payroll

An updated look at the Boston Red Sox 2022 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 

Red Sox – The Athletic

Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (26) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Sale Chris Sale 33 SP Vet $30,000,000 - $30,000,000 $20,000,000 12.15 25,600,000
Bogaerts Xander Bogaerts 29 SS Vet $20,000,000 - $20,000,000 $20,000,000 12.15 20,000,000
Martinez J.D. Martinez 34 DH Vet $19,350,000 - $19,350,000 $19,350,000 11.76 22,000,000
Eovaldi Nathan Eovaldi 32 SP Vet $17,000,000 - $17,000,000 $17,000,000 10.33 17,000,000
Devers Rafael Devers 25 3B Arb 2 3 $10,750,000 - $10,750,000 $10,750,000 6.53 10,750,000
Bradley Jr. Jackie Bradley Jr. 32 CF Vet $9,500,000 - $9,500,000 $9,500,000 5.77 12,000,000
Barnes Matt Barnes 32 RP Vet $7,250,000 $875,000 $8,125,000 $8,125,000 4.94 9,375,000
Hernandez Enrique Hernandez 30 CF Vet $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 $7,000,000 4.25 7,000,000
Vazquez Christian Vazquez 31 C Vet $7,000,000 - $7,000,000 $7,000,000 4.25 7,000,000
Wacha Michael Wacha 31 SP Vet $7,000,000 - $7,000,000 $7,000,000 4.25 7,000,000
Paxton James Paxton 33 SP Vet $6,000,000 - $6,000,000 $6,000,000 3.65 10,000,000
Hill Rich Hill 42 SP Vet $5,000,000 - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 3.04 5,000,000
Pivetta Nick Pivetta 29 SP Arb 1 $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 1.82 3,000,000
Verdugo Alex Verdugo 26 LF Arb 1 2 $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 1.82 3,000,000
Plawecki Kevin Plawecki 31 C Arb 4 $2,250,000 - $2,250,000 $2,250,000 1.37 2,250,000
Brasier Ryan Brasier 34 RP Arb 2 1 $1,400,000 - $1,400,000 $1,400,000 0.85 1,400,000
Sawamura Hirokazu Sawamura 34 RP Pre-Arb 3 $1,200,000 - $1,200,000 $1,200,000 0.73 1,500,000
Arroyo Christian Arroyo 27 2B Arb 1 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.61 1,000,000
Dalbec Bobby Dalbec 27 1B Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Davis Austin Davis 29 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Duran Jarren Duran 25 OF Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Hernandez Darwinzon Hernandez 25 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Houck Tanner Houck 26 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Taylor Josh Taylor 29 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Valdez Phillips Valdez 30 RP Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Whitlock Garrett Whitlock 26 RP/CL Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000


2022 Retained Salaries

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

Player (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Price David Price 36 SP $16,000,000 - $16,000,000 $16,000,000 9.72 16,000,000


2022 Deferred Salaries

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

Player (3) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Ottavino Adam Ottavino 36 RP - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000
Ramirez Manny Ramirez 50 LF $2,023,498 - $2,023,498 $2,023,498
Pedroia Dustin Pedroia 38 2B $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000


2022 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $158,700,000 $875,000 - $159,575,000 $148,575,000
Retained Salary $16,000,000 - - $16,000,000 $16,000,000
Deferred Salary $4,023,498 $3,000,000 - $7,023,498 $7,023,498
Total Payroll $174,700,000 $875,000 - $175,575,000 $164,575,000

 

2022 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $185,475,000
Estimated Player Benefits $16,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,250,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $203,725,000
Comp. Balance Tax Space $6,275,000


2022 Minor

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

Player (13) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Arauz Jonathan Arauz AAA 23 SS 2 - - -0 -0 0
Bazardo Eduard Bazardo AAA 26 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Bello Brayan Bello AAA 23 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Crawford Kutter Crawford AAA 26 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Downs Jeter Downs AAA 23 SS 3 - - -0 -0 0
Groome Jason Groome AA 23 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Hernandez Ronaldo Hernandez AAA 24 C 1 - - -0 -0 0
Mata Bryan Mata AAA 23 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Potts Hudson Potts AAA 23 3B 2 - - -0 -0 0
Rosario Jeisson Rosario AA 22 OF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Seabold Connor Seabold AAA 26 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Winckowski Josh Winckowski AAA 24 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Wong Connor Wong AAA 26 C 2 - - -0 -0 0
 

2022 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
EncarnacionFreili Encarnacion 0 SS - $1,200,000 $1,200,000 $1,200,000
De LeonFraymi De Leon 0 SS - $1,100,000 $1,100,000 $1,100,000
GarciaJohanfran Garcia 0 C - $650,000 $650,000 $650,000
SantanaJancel Santana 0 SS - $600,000 $600,000 $600,000
YutenNatanael Yuten 0 OF - $400,000 $400,000 $400,000