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Chicago White Sox

Chicago White Sox 2021 Payroll

White Sox 2021 Payroll

An updated look at the Chicago White Sox 2021 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 

White 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
Grandal Yasmani Grandal 32 C Vet $18,250,000 - $18,250,000 $18,250,000 13.97 18,250,000
Keuchel Dallas Keuchel 33 SP Vet $18,000,000 - $18,000,000 $18,000,000 13.78 18,500,000
Abreu Jose Abreu 34 1B Vet $16,000,000 $1,666,666 $17,666,666 $17,666,666 13.53 16,666,667
Hendriks Liam Hendriks 32 RP/CL Vet $11,000,000 $333,333 $11,333,333 $11,333,333 8.68 18,000,000
Lynn Lance Lynn 34 SP Vet $8,000,000 $1,333,334 $9,333,334 $9,333,334 7.15 10,000,000
Anderson Tim Anderson 28 SS Pre-Arb 3 $7,250,000 - $7,250,000 $7,250,000 5.55 4,166,667
Eaton Adam Eaton 32 RF Vet $7,000,000 - $7,000,000 $7,000,000 5.36 8,000,000
Moncada Yoan Moncada 26 3B Arb 1 2 $6,000,000 $800,000 $6,800,000 $6,800,000 5.21 14,000,000
Giolito Lucas Giolito 26 SP Arb 1 1 $4,150,000 - $4,150,000 $4,150,000 3.18 4,150,000
Garcia Leury Garcia 30 OF Vet $3,500,000 - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 2.68 3,500,000
Rodon Carlos Rodon 28 SP Arb 4 $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 2.30 3,000,000
Bummer Aaron Bummer 27 RP Pre-Arb 1 $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 1.53 3,200,000
Marshall Evan Marshall 31 RP Arb 2 $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 1.53 2,000,000
Hamilton Billy Hamilton 30 CF Vet $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 0.96 1,250,000
Lamb Jake Lamb 30 1B Vet $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.77 1,000,000
Cease Dylan Cease 25 SP Pre-Arb 2 $600,000 - $600,000 $600,000 0.46 600,000
Foster Matt Foster 26 RP Pre-Arb 3 $585,000 - $585,000 $585,000 0.45 585,000
Heuer Codi Heuer 24 RP Pre-Arb 3 $585,000 - $585,000 $585,000 0.45 585,000
Madrigal Nick Madrigal 24 2B Pre-Arb 3 $584,000 - $584,000 $584,000 0.45 584,000
Collins Zack Collins 26 C Pre-Arb 1 $575,000 - $575,000 $575,000 0.44 575,000
Ruiz Jose Ruiz 26 RP Pre-Arb $575,000 - $575,000 $575,000 0.44 575,000
Crochet Garrett Crochet 22 RP Pre-Arb 3 $572,000 - $572,000 $572,000 0.44 572,000
Kopech Michael Kopech 25 RP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 0.44 570,500
Mercedes Yermin Mercedes 28 C Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 0.44 570,500
Vaughn Andrew Vaughn 23 DH Pre-Arb $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 0.44 570,500
Mendick Danny Mendick 27 SS Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $524,457 0.40 524,457


2021 Injured List

Salaries from players who have been placed on the injured list, still counting against the payroll.

Player (5) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Jimenez Eloy Jimenez
(60-day, Pectoral)
24 DH Arb 1 2 $3,500,000 $833,333 $4,333,333 $4,333,333 3.32 7,166,667
Robert Luis Robert
(10-day, Hip)
23 CF Pre-Arb 3 $3,500,000 - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 2.68 8,333,333
Engel Adam Engel
(10-day, Hamstring)
29 LF Arb 1 1 $1,375,000 - $1,375,000 $1,375,000 1.05 1,375,000
Fry Jace Fry
(60-day, Back)
27 RP Arb 1 2 $862,500 - $862,500 $862,500 0.66 862,500
Cordero Jimmy Cordero
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
29 RP Pre-Arb 1 $575,000 - $575,000 $575,000 0.44 575,000


2021 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
Herrera Kelvin Herrera 31 RP $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.77 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 (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Konerko Paul Konerko 45 1B $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000


2021 Minor/In the System

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

Player (25) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Lopez Reynaldo Lopez 27 RP 1 $2,100,000 - $2,100,000 $2,100,000 2,100,000
Burdi Zack Burdi 26 RP 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $12,268 12,268
Gonzalez Luis Gonzalez 25 CF 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $12,268 12,268
McRae Alex McRae 28 P 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $39,871 39,871
Stiever Jonathan Stiever 24 SP 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $6,134 6,134
Adolfo Micker Adolfo 24 OF 1 - - -0 -0 0
Burger Jake Burger 25 3B 3 - - -0 -0 0
Johnson Tyler Johnson 25 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Lambert Jimmy Lambert 26 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Rutherford Blake Rutherford 24 OF 2 - - -0 -0 0
Sheets Gavin Sheets 25 1B 3 - - -0 -0 0
Zavala Seby Zavala 27 C 1 - - -0 -0 0
Beckham Tim Beckham 31 3B $1,350,000 - $1,350,000 $1,350,000 1,350,000
Goodwin Brian Goodwin 30 RF $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1,000,000
Williams Nick Williams 27 RF $900,000 - $900,000 $33,873 33,873
Hernandez Marco Hernandez 28 3B 1 - - -0 -0 0
Mahtook Mikie Mahtook 31 CF - - -0 -0 0
Reynolds Matt Reynolds 30 3B - - -0 -0 0
Sadzeck Connor Sadzeck 29 RP - - -0 -0 0
Severino Anderson Severino 26 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Shilling Luke Shilling 23 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Tomshaw Matt Tomshaw 32 SP - - -0 -0 0
Turley Nik Turley 31 RP - - -0 -0 0
Vargas Emilio Vargas 24 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Wright Mike Wright 31 SP - - -0 -0 0


2021 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
CespedesYoelqui Cespedes 23 OF - $2,050,000 $2,050,000 $2,050,000 1.57
VeraNorge Vera 0 P - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.15


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $114,758,000 $4,133,333 - $118,891,333 $118,845,290
Injured Reserve Money $9,812,500 $833,333 - $10,645,833 $10,645,833
Retained Salary $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000
Deferred Salary $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000
Buried Minor Salary $3,182,000 - - $3,182,000 $104,414
Total Payroll $128,752,500 $4,966,666 - $133,719,166 $130,595,537

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $152,512,205
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $170,512,205
Comp. Balance Tax Space $39,487,795