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Chicago Cubs Multi-Year Payrolls

Cubs Multi-Year Payrolls

 

 

Salary Payroll Breakdown Totals

A current & future look at the signed players & cap dollars allocated by position group.

    2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Total Payroll Allocations   $149,304,711 $91,510,000 $69,500,000 $26,000,000 $26,600,000
Signed Players   26 27 23 19 12
Catchers   $16,148,056 $6,000,000 $6,000,000
Infield   $2,428,028 $7,000,000 $7,600,000
Outfield   $41,018,500 $42,500,000 $21,000,000 $19,000,000 $19,000,000
Starting Pitchers   $57,203,470 $39,000,000 $37,000,000
Relief Pitchers   $6,303,241
Designated Hitter   $2,188,500
Disabled List   $53,969,698
Suspended  
Retained/Deferred   $18,704,638

 

Roster Payroll Figures

Current & future salary payroll figures for players on the active roster. For more view the complete Cubs Salary Payroll Table



Players Age Pos. 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Marcus Stroman 31 SP $25,000,000 $25,000,000 $21,000,000 0UFA 0-
Jason Heyward 32 RF $24,500,000 $24,500,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Kyle Hendricks 32 SP $14,000,000 $14,000,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Wade Miley 35 SP $10,000,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Willson Contreras 30 C $9,625,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Seiya Suzuki 27 RF $8,000,000 $18,000,000 $21,000,000 $19,000,000 $19,000,000
Ian Happ 27 LF $6,850,000 0ARB 3 0UFA 0- 0-
Yan Gomes 34 C $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 0UFA 0-
Franmil Reyes 26 DH $4,550,000 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA 0-
Drew Smyly 33 SP $4,250,000 0- 0UFA 0- 0-
Steven Brault 30 SP $1,500,000 0ARB 3 0UFA 0- 0-
Robert Gsellman 28 RP $1,000,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Sean Newcomb 29 RP $900,000 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA 0-
Alec Mills 30 SP $741,250 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA
Rafael Ortega 31 DH $738,500 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3
Codi Heuer 25 RP $734,000 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA
Patrick Wisdom 30 3B $730,000 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3
Rowan Wick 29 RP/CL $724,000 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA
Nico Hoerner 25 SS $720,000 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA
Adbert Alzolay 27 SP $718,250 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3
Brad Wieck 30 RP $717,000 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA
Nick Madrigal 25 2B $716,500 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0ARB 4
Michael Hermosillo 27 CF $707,000 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3
Keegan Thompson 27 SP $706,000 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2
Justin Steele 26 SP $705,000 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2
Michael Rucker 28 RP $702,500 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2
Ethan Roberts 24 RP $700,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Christopher Morel 23 CF $700,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Brandon Hughes 26 RP $700,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
P.J. Higgins 29 C $700,000 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2
Mark Leiter Jr. 31 RP $700,000 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0UFA
Nelson Velazquez 23 OF $700,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Adrian Sampson 30 SP $700,000 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA
Erich Uelmen 26 RP $700,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Anderson Espinoza 24 RP $700,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Zach McKinstry 27 SS $700,000 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2
Kervin Castro 23 RP $700,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
   

Retained/Buried Payroll Figures

Values for players who have been released, traded, or otherwise removed from the roster.

Pos. 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Jonathan Villar SS $6,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Andrelton Simmons SS $4,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Mychal Givens RP $2,269,258 0- 0- 0- 0-
David Robertson RP/CL $2,269,216 0- 0- 0- 0-
Daniel Norris RP $1,750,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Chris Martin RP $1,579,688 0- 0- 0- 0-
Scott Effross RP $450,918 0- 0- 0- 0-
Robert Gsellman RP $164,850 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jesse Chavez RP $120,960 0- 0- 0- 0-
Ildemaro Vargas 2B $46,152 0- 0- 0- 0-
Conner Menez P $30,769 0- 0- 0- 0-
Eric Stout P $11,538 0- 0- 0- 0-
Locke St. John P $7,526 0- 0- 0- 0-
Adrian Sampson RP $3,763 0- 0- 0- 0-
 

Deferred Payroll Figures

Pos. 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Jason Heyward RF 0- 0- $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
 

Prospects

Pos. Level Rank ETA 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Brennen Davis OF AAA #1 2022 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2
Brailyn Marquez SP MLB #2 2022 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2
Cristian Hernandez SS ROK #3 2025 0- 0- 0- 0TC 0TC
Miguel Amaya C MLB #4 2021 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3
Pete Crow-Armstrong OF A #5 2024 0- 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC
Jordan Wicks P A+ #6 2023 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1
Ed Howard SS A #7 2024 0- 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC
Reginald Preciado SS ROK #8 2024 0- 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC
Owen Caissie OF A #9 2024 0- 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC
Kohl Franklin P A #10 2023 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1
James Triantos 3B ROK #11 2025 0- 0- 0- 0TC 0TC
Alexander Canario OF MLB #12 2023 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1
Davidjohn Herz P A+ #13 2023 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1
Ryan Jensen P AA #15 2022 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2
Hayden Wesneski P AAA #15 2022 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2
Kevin Alcantara OF ROK #16 2023 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1
Kevin Made SS A #17 2024 0- 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC
Yohendrick Pinango OF A+ #18 2024 0- 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC
Christian Franklin OF A #21 2024 0- 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC
Greg Deichmann OF MLB #22 2021 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3
Chase Strumpf 2B AA #23 2023 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1
Chris Clarke P A+ #25 2023 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1
Jordan Nwogu OF A #26 2023 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1
Pablo Aliendo C A+ #27 2024 0- 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC
Riley Thompson P A #28 2022 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2