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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
Keuchel Dallas Keuchel 33 SP Vet $18,000,000 - $18,000,000 $18,000,000 13.38 18,500,000
Abreu Jose Abreu 34 1B Vet $16,000,000 $1,666,666 $17,666,666 $17,666,666 13.14 16,666,667
Hendriks Liam Hendriks 32 RP/CL Vet $11,000,000 $333,333 $11,333,333 $11,333,333 8.43 18,000,000
Lynn Lance Lynn 34 SP Vet $8,000,000 $1,333,334 $9,333,334 $9,333,334 6.94 10,000,000
Anderson Tim Anderson 28 SS Pre-Arb 3 $7,250,000 - $7,250,000 $7,250,000 5.39 4,166,667
Moncada Yoan Moncada 26 3B Arb 1 2 $6,000,000 $800,000 $6,800,000 $6,800,000 5.06 14,000,000
Giolito Lucas Giolito 26 SP Arb 1 1 $4,150,000 - $4,150,000 $4,150,000 3.09 4,150,000
Garcia Leury Garcia 30 OF Vet $3,500,000 - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 2.60 3,500,000
Rodon Carlos Rodon 28 SP Arb 4 $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 2.23 3,000,000
Lopez Reynaldo Lopez 27 RP Arb 1 1 $2,100,000 - $2,100,000 $2,100,000 1.56 2,100,000
Bummer Aaron Bummer 27 RP Pre-Arb 1 $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 1.49 3,200,000
Engel Adam Engel 29 LF Arb 1 1 $1,375,000 - $1,375,000 $1,375,000 1.02 1,375,000
Hamilton Billy Hamilton 30 CF Vet $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 0.93 1,250,000
Goodwin Brian Goodwin 30 RF Arb 2 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $618,240 0.46 618,240
Cease Dylan Cease 25 SP Pre-Arb 2 $600,000 - $600,000 $600,000 0.45 600,000
Heuer Codi Heuer 24 RP Pre-Arb 3 $585,000 - $585,000 $585,000 0.44 585,000
Collins Zack Collins 26 C Pre-Arb 1 $575,000 - $575,000 $575,000 0.43 575,000
Ruiz Jose Ruiz 26 RP Pre-Arb $575,000 - $575,000 $575,000 0.43 575,000
Crochet Garrett Crochet 22 RP Pre-Arb 3 $572,000 - $572,000 $572,000 0.43 572,000
Kopech Michael Kopech 25 RP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 0.42 570,500
Vaughn Andrew Vaughn 23 LF Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 0.42 570,500
Mendick Danny Mendick 27 SS Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $524,457 0.39 524,457
Burr Ryan Burr 27 RP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $395,643 0.29 395,643
Sheets Gavin Sheets 25 1B Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $300,566 0.22 300,566
Burger Jake Burger 25 3B Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $285,231 0.21 285,231
Zavala Seby Zavala 27 C Pre-Arb 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $272,963 0.20 272,963


2021 Injured List

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

Player (7) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Grandal Yasmani Grandal
(10-day, Knee)
32 C Vet $18,250,000 - $18,250,000 $18,250,000 13.57 18,250,000
Jimenez Eloy Jimenez
(60-day, Pectoral)
24 DH Arb 1 2 $3,500,000 $833,333 $4,333,333 $4,333,333 3.22 7,166,667
Robert Luis Robert
(60-day, Hip)
23 CF Pre-Arb 3 $3,500,000 - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 2.60 8,333,333
Marshall Evan Marshall
(10-day, Shoulder)
31 RP Arb 2 $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 1.49 2,000,000
Lamb Jake Lamb
(10-day, Quad)
30 1B Vet $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.74 1,000,000
Madrigal Nick Madrigal
(60-day, Hamstring)
24 2B Pre-Arb 3 $584,000 - $584,000 $584,000 0.43 584,000
Cordero Jimmy Cordero
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
29 RP Pre-Arb 1 $575,000 - $575,000 $575,000 0.43 575,000


2021 Retained Salaries

Leftover salaries from players who have been traded or released, or buyouts for declined options.

Player (2) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Eaton Adam Eaton 32 RF $7,751,573 - $7,751,573 $7,751,573 5.76 7,751,573
Herrera Kelvin Herrera 31 RP $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.74 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 (24) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Fry Jace Fry 27 RP 2 $862,500 - $862,500 $477,611 477,611
Foster Matt Foster 26 RP 3 $585,000 - $585,000 $336,515 336,515
Burdi Zack Burdi 26 RP 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $61,340 61,340
Gonzalez Luis Gonzalez 25 CF 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $33,737 33,737
Lambert Jimmy Lambert 26 SP 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $6,134 6,134
Mercedes Yermin Mercedes 28 C 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $285,231 285,231
Stiever Jonathan Stiever 24 SP 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $6,134 6,134
Adolfo Micker Adolfo 24 OF 1 - - -0 -0 0
Johnson Tyler Johnson 25 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Rutherford Blake Rutherford 24 OF 2 - - -0 -0 0
Beckham Tim Beckham 31 3B $1,350,000 - $1,350,000 $1,350,000 1,350,000
Williams Nick Williams 27 RF $900,000 - $900,000 $33,873 33,873
McRae Alex McRae 28 P 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $42,938 42,938
Grullon Deivy Grullon 25 C 2 - - -0 -0 0
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 (2) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
MontgomeryColson Montgomery 19 SS - $3,027,000 $3,027,000 $3,027,000 2.25
CespedesYoelqui Cespedes 23 OF - $2,050,000 $2,050,000 $2,050,000 1.52
KathWes Kath 18 3B - $1,800,000 $1,800,000 $1,800,000 1.34
VeraNorge Vera 0 P - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.12
BurkeSean Burke 21 P - $900,000 $900,000 $900,000 0.67
McDougalTanner McDougal 18 P - $850,000 $850,000 $850,000 0.63
GossweinBrooks Gosswein 22 P - $200,000 $200,000 $200,000 0.15
ButlerCameron Butler 18 OF - $150,000 $150,000 $150,000 0.11
EdwardsChristian Edwards 22 P - $150,000 $150,000 $150,000 0.11
RayJohnny Ray 22 P - $150,000 $150,000 $150,000 0.11
GonzalezJayson Gonzalez 22 3B - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.09
GoosenbergShawn Goosenberg 21 SS - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.09
HackenbergAdam Hackenberg 21 C - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.09
TatumTerrell Tatum 21 OF - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.09
BroadwayTaylor Broadway 24 P - $30,000 $30,000 $30,000 0.02
EllardFraser Ellard 23 P - $20,000 $20,000 $20,000 0.01
SommerTommy Sommer 22 P - $20,000 $20,000 $20,000 0.01
DenlingerTheo Denlinger 24 P - $10,000 $10,000 $10,000 0.01
Luna Jr.Gil Luna Jr. 21 P - $10,000 $10,000 $10,000 0.01


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $91,525,500 $4,133,333 - $95,658,833 $94,203,433
Injured Reserve Money $29,409,000 $833,333 - $30,242,333 $30,242,333
Retained Salary $8,751,573 - - $8,751,573 $8,751,573
Deferred Salary $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000
Buried Minor Salary $5,770,500 - - $5,770,500 $1,283,513
Total Payroll $135,456,573 $4,966,666 - $140,423,239 $134,480,852

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $153,297,520
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $171,297,520
Comp. Balance Tax Space $38,702,480