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MLB Cash Payrolls

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A real-time look at the 2021 cash spending totals for each MLB team. These figures derive from a player's cash earnings, which includes the combination of a base salary, incentives, & any signing bonus payment allocated to this year. See also: Team Payrolls, Luxury Tax Payrolls.

Rank Team Roster Active Cash Disabled List Retained Buried Suspended 2021 Total Cash
1 Los Angeles Dodgers LAD 22 $150,206,913 $46,314,132 $2,024,774 $21,227,500 0- $225,646,033
2 New York Yankees NYY 25 $119,718,514 $85,033,216 $9,795,047 $3,427,650 0- $218,874,427
3 New York Mets NYM 25 $98,174,853 $88,188,551 $7,529,910 $8,843,500 0- $204,171,417
4 Boston Red Sox BOS 24 $115,812,954 $33,226,710 $32,826,312 $3,729,000 0- $190,363,428
5 Los Angeles Angels LAA 25 $70,590,492 $71,511,500 $34,978,586 $11,026,000 0- $188,106,578
6 San Diego Padres SD 26 $148,989,430 $31,021,370 $177,886 $5,799,600 0- $186,738,286
7 Philadelphia Phillies PHI 24 $135,568,210 $37,493,725 $2,521,660 $8,822,000 0- $184,726,095
8 Houston Astros HOU 27 $115,038,254 $50,776,300 $4,032,994 $5,220,900 0- $176,005,599
9 St. Louis Cardinals STL 27 $117,287,022 $33,764,200 $16,696,123 $6,890,400 0- $175,215,745
10 Toronto Blue Jays TOR 28 $120,404,798 $13,821,200 $23,669,393 $6,503,200 0- $164,646,531
11 Atlanta Braves ATL 26 $100,012,991 $37,222,215 $9,499,675 $13,346,000 0- $160,257,704
12 Washington Nationals WSH 25 $52,206,210 $36,734,755 $44,866,035 $4,012,000 0- $159,371,060
13 Chicago Cubs CHC 22 $65,310,553 $11,035,100 $64,067,606 $4,423,000 0- $146,552,259
14 Chicago White Sox CHW 25 $101,101,626 $26,575,000 $9,131,473 $7,482,000 0- $146,023,556
15 San Francisco Giants SF 25 $96,982,475 $36,720,808 $870,467 $9,612,200 0- $145,722,237
16 Cincinnati Reds CIN 26 $92,750,499 $32,731,952 $892,634 $4,037,000 0- $135,492,155
League Average 134451971 $134,451,971
17 Minnesota Twins MIN 25 $82,470,684 $16,394,500 $17,383,164 $5,602,500 0- $123,200,848
18 Colorado Rockies COL 24 $75,821,000 $12,199,000 $22,510,616 $3,428,000 0- $117,306,282
19 Milwaukee Brewers MIL 26 $60,339,112 $27,431,500 $7,151,003 $11,651,266 0- $107,713,881
20 Arizona Diamondbacks ARI 22 $65,909,448 $7,585,100 $20,499,094 $7,241,800 0- $102,928,502
21 Texas Rangers TEX 26 $25,560,538 $10,783,000 $55,708,918 $7,290,000 0- $101,625,956
22 Detroit Tigers DET 26 $61,625,700 $17,723,400 $6,016,739 $5,508,600 0- $92,015,439
23 Kansas City Royals KC 26 $62,842,900 $6,180,200 $15,509,432 $5,706,900 0- $91,018,787
24 Seattle Mariners SEA 27 $58,404,658 $16,072,100 $2,119,131 $6,280,500 0- $86,486,889
25 Oakland Athletics OAK 26 $69,257,295 $9,345,500 $856,541 $5,735,000 0- $85,778,963
26 Tampa Bay Rays TB 27 $45,737,125 $19,174,324 $6,156,685 $4,018,100 0- $75,638,294
27 Miami Marlins MIA 26 $29,147,695 $6,538,500 $23,077,823 $7,416,500 0- $65,898,278
28 Baltimore Orioles BAL 26 $22,289,022 $19,866,500 $12,217,047 $5,707,000 0- $64,150,069
29 Pittsburgh Pirates PIT 26 $27,807,049 $12,570,500 $8,427,532 $6,651,000 0- $57,738,081
30 Cleveland Indians CLE 26 $36,265,910 $1,844,600 $10,173,544 $5,258,700 0- $54,145,754