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Chicago Cubs 2022 Payroll

Cubs 2022 Payroll

An updated look at the Chicago Cubs 2022 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 

Cubs – The Athletic

Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (23) Age Pos. Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Heyward Jason Heyward 32 RF Vet $22,000,000 $2,500,000 $24,500,000 $24,500,000 59.74 23,000,000
Hendricks Kyle Hendricks 32 SP Vet $14,000,000 - $14,000,000 $14,000,000 34.14 13,875,000
Bote David Bote 29 2B Arb 1 $2,500,000 $10,000 $2,510,000 $2,510,000 6.12 3,000,000
Alcantara Sergio Alcantara 25 2B Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Alzolay Adbert Alzolay 27 SP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Contreras Willson Contreras 30 C Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Happ Ian Happ 27 LF Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Hermosillo Michael Hermosillo 27 CF Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Heuer Codi Heuer 25 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Hoerner Nico Hoerner 25 2B Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Holder Jonathan Holder 29 RP Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Madrigal Nick Madrigal 25 2B Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Maples Dillon Maples 30 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Martini Nick Martini 32 RF Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Mills Alec Mills 30 SP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Ortega Rafael Ortega 31 LF Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Sampson Adrian Sampson 30 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Schwindel Frank Schwindel 30 1B Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Stewart Kohl Stewart 27 SP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Thompson Trayce Thompson 31 CF Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Wick Rowan Wick 29 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Wieck Brad Wieck 30 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Wisdom Patrick Wisdom 30 3B Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0


2022 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $38,500,000 $2,510,000 - $41,010,000 $41,010,000
Total Payroll $38,500,000 $2,510,000 - $41,010,000 $41,010,000

 

2022 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $26,000,000
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,250,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $43,750,000
Comp. Balance Tax Space $166,250,000