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Boston Red Sox 2021 Payroll

An updated look at the Boston Red Sox 2021 payroll salary table, including active salaries, bonuses, statuses, retained & dead payments, minor/non-roster players, and team totals.

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Active Players (24) Age Pos. Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Price David Price 35 SP Vet $32,000,000 - $32,000,000 $32,000,000 25.25 31,000,000
Sale Chris Sale 32 SP Vet $30,000,000 - $30,000,000 $20,000,000 15.78 25,666,666
Bogaerts Xander Bogaerts 28 SS Vet $20,000,000 - $20,000,000 $20,000,000 15.78 20,000,000
Martinez J.D. Martinez 33 DH Vet $19,350,000 - $19,350,000 $19,350,000 15.27 22,000,000
Eovaldi Nathan Eovaldi 31 SP Vet $17,000,000 - $17,000,000 $17,000,000 13.41 17,000,000
Pedroia Dustin Pedroia 37 2B Vet $12,000,000 $125,000 $12,125,000 $12,125,000 9.57 13,750,000
Vazquez Christian Vazquez 30 C Vet $6,250,000 - $6,250,000 $6,250,000 4.93 4,516,667
Barnes Matt Barnes 31 RP Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Benintendi Andrew Benintendi 26 LF Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Brewer Colten Brewer 28 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Centeno Juan Centeno 31 C Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Chavis Michael Chavis 25 3B Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Devers Rafael Devers 24 3B Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Hembree Heath Hembree 32 RP Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Hernandez Darwinzon Hernandez 24 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Hernandez Gorkys Hernandez 33 LF Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Hernandez Marco Hernandez 28 3B Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Johnson Brian Johnson 30 RP Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Lakins Travis Lakins 27 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Rodriguez Eduardo Rodriguez 28 SP Arb 4 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Travis Sam Travis 27 1B Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Velazquez Hector Velazquez 32 RP Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Walden Marcus Walden 32 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Weber Ryan Weber 30 RP Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0


2021 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 49 LF $2,018,452 - $2,018,452 $2,018,452
Pedroia Dustin Pedroia 37 2B $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Total
Active Payroll $126,725,000
Deferred Salary $4,018,452
Total Payroll $126,725,000
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $136,600,000 $125,000 - $136,725,000 $126,725,000
Deferred Salary $4,018,452 - - $4,018,452 $4,018,452
Total Payroll $136,600,000 $125,000 - $136,725,000 $126,725,000

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $133,933,333
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $151,933,333
Comp. Balance Tax Space $58,066,667