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Chicago White Sox 2020 Payroll

An updated look at the Chicago White Sox 2020 payroll salary table, including active salaries, bonuses, statuses, retained & dead payments, minor/non-roster players, and team totals.

White Sox – The Athletic

Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (28) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Grandal Yasmani Grandal 31 C Vet $18,250,000 - $18,250,000 $6,759,259 12.89 18,250,000
Abreu Jose Abreu 33 1B Vet $11,000,000 $1,666,666 $12,666,666 $5,740,740 10.95 16,666,667
Encarnacion Edwin Encarnacion 37 DH Vet $11,000,000 $1,000,000 $12,000,000 $5,074,074 9.68 12,000,000
Colome Alex Colome 31 RP/CL Arb 3 $10,532,500 - $10,532,500 $3,900,926 7.44 10,532,500
Mazara Nomar Mazara 25 RF Arb 2 3 $5,560,000 - $5,560,000 $2,059,259 3.93 5,560,000
McCann James McCann 30 C Arb 3 $5,400,000 - $5,400,000 $2,000,000 3.81 5,400,000
Cishek Steve Cishek 34 RP Vet $5,250,000 - $5,250,000 $1,944,444 3.71 6,000,000
Gonzalez Gio Gonzalez 34 RP Vet $4,500,000 - $4,500,000 $1,666,667 3.18 5,000,000
Anderson Tim Anderson 27 SS Pre-Arb 3 $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 $1,481,481 2.82 4,166,667
Jimenez Eloy Jimenez 23 LF Pre-Arb 2 $1,500,000 $833,333 $2,333,333 $1,388,889 2.65 7,166,667
Moncada Yoan Moncada 25 3B Pre-Arb 2 $1,000,000 $800,000 $1,800,000 $1,170,370 2.23 14,000,000
Robert Luis Robert 22 CF Pre-Arb 3 $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $555,556 1.06 8,333,333
Detwiler Ross Detwiler 34 RP Vet $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $370,370 0.71 1,000,000
Dyson Jarrod Dyson 35 CF Vet $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $342,736 0.65 2,000,000
Giolito Lucas Giolito 25 SP Pre-Arb 1 $627,000 - $627,000 $232,222 0.44 627,000
Fry Jace Fry 26 RP Pre-Arb 2 $590,000 - $590,000 $218,519 0.42 590,000
Engel Adam Engel 28 CF Pre-Arb 1 $588,000 - $588,000 $217,778 0.42 588,000
Cease Dylan Cease 24 SP Pre-Arb 2 $575,000 - $575,000 $212,963 0.41 575,000
Cordero Jimmy Cordero 28 RP Pre-Arb 1 $574,000 - $574,000 $212,593 0.41 574,000
Heuer Codi Heuer 23 RP Pre-Arb $563,500 - $563,500 $208,704 0.40 563,500
Lopez Reynaldo Lopez 26 SP Pre-Arb 1 $605,000 - $605,000 $200,640 0.38 605,000
Foster Matt Foster 25 RP Pre-Arb 3 $563,500 - $563,500 $190,015 0.36 563,500
Madrigal Nick Madrigal 23 SS Pre-Arb $563,500 - $563,500 $183,784 0.35 563,500
Ruiz Jose Ruiz 25 RP Pre-Arb 1 $563,500 - $563,500 $118,370 0.23 563,500
Dunning Dane Dunning 25 SP Pre-Arb 3 $563,500 - $563,500 $93,450 0.18 563,500
Sanchez Yolmer Sanchez 28 3B Arb 3 $575,000 - $575,000 $88,999 0.17 575,000
Stiever Jonathan Stiever 23 SP Pre-Arb $563,500 - $563,500 $46,725 0.09 563,500
Crochet Garrett Crochet 21 P Pre-Arb $563,500 - $563,500 $31,150 0.06 563,500


2020 Injured List

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

Player (6) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Keuchel Dallas Keuchel
(10-day, Back)
32 SP Vet $18,000,000 - $18,000,000 $6,666,667 12.71 18,500,000
Rodon Carlos Rodon
(60-day, Shoulder)
27 SP Arb 3 3 $4,450,000 - $4,450,000 $1,648,148 3.14 4,450,000
Garcia Leury Garcia
(60-day, Thumb)
29 OF Arb 3 $3,250,000 - $3,250,000 $1,203,704 2.30 3,500,000
Marshall Evan Marshall
(10-day, Shoulder)
30 RP Arb 1 $1,100,000 - $1,100,000 $407,407 0.78 1,100,000
Bummer Aaron Bummer
(60-day, Biceps)
26 RP Pre-Arb 1 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $370,370 0.71 3,200,000
Lambert Jimmy Lambert
(60-day, Arm)
25 RP Pre-Arb 3 $563,500 - $563,500 $208,704 0.40 563,500


2020 Reserve/Exempt

Salaries from players who are exempt, still counting against the payroll.

Player (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Kopech Michael Kopech 24 RP $563,500 - $563,500 $208,704 0.40 563,500


2020 Retained Salaries

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

Player (4) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Herrera Kelvin Herrera 30 RP $3,148,148 - $3,148,148 $3,148,148 6.00 0
Alonso Yonder Alonso 33 1B $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.91 4,500,000
Lail Brady Lail 26 RP $12,460 - $12,460 $12,460 0.02 12,460
Anderson Drew Anderson 26 SP $3,115 - $3,115 $3,115 0.01 3,115


2020 Player Pool

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

Player (27) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Burdi Zack Burdi 25 RP 3 $563,500 - $563,500 $93,450 563,500
Collins Zack Collins 25 C 2 $563,500 - $563,500 $109,025 563,500
Flores Bernardo Flores 24 RP 3 $563,500 - $563,500 $40,495 563,500
Gonzalez Luis Gonzalez 24 CF $563,500 - $563,500 $34,265 563,500
McRae Alex McRae 27 P 1 $563,500 - $563,500 $24,920 563,500
Mendick Danny Mendick 26 SS 3 $563,500 - $563,500 $174,440 563,500
Mercedes Yermin Mercedes 27 C 3 $563,500 - $563,500 $9,345 563,500
Adolfo Micker Adolfo AA 23 OF 1 - - -0 -0 0
Rutherford Blake Rutherford AA 23 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Zavala Seby Zavala AAA 26 C 2 - - -0 -0 0
Goins Ryan Goins 32 2B $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $199,008 1,000,000
Cuthbert Cheslor Cuthbert 27 3B $750,000 - $750,000 $33,168 750,000
Delmonico Nicky Delmonico 27 RF 2 $563,500 - $563,500 $52,955 563,500
Guerrero Tayron Guerrero 29 RP $563,500 - $563,500 $208,704 563,500
Hamilton Ian Hamilton 25 RP 2 $563,500 - $563,500 $84,105 563,500
Brugman Jaycob Brugman AAA 28 OF 2 - - -0 -0 0
Burr Ryan Burr AAA 26 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Dalquist Andrew Dalquist 19 P - - -0 -0 0
Dopico Danny Dopico 26 P - - -0 -0 0
Duenez Samir Duenez AA 24 1B 1 - - -0 -0 0
Fernandez Xavier Fernandez AA 24 C - - -0 -0 0
Lindgren Jacob Lindgren 27 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Medeiros Kodi Medeiros AAA 24 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Palka Daniel Palka AAA 28 LF - - -0 -0 0
Richard Clayton Richard 36 RP - - -0 -0 0
Sousa Bennett Sousa 25 P - - -0 -0 0
Vaughn Andrew Vaughn 22 1B - - -0 -0 0


2020 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (4) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
CrochetGarrett Crochet 21 P - $4,547,500 $4,547,500 $4,547,500 8.67
RobertLuis Robert 22 OF - $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 8.58
KelleyJared Kelley 18 P - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 5.72
HornBailey Horn 22 P - $150,000 $150,000 $150,000 0.29
CoffeyAdisyn Coffey 21 P - $50,000 $50,000 $50,000 0.10
MechalsKade Mechals 22 P - $10,000 $10,000 $10,000 0.02


2020 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $90,571,000 $4,299,999 - $94,870,999 $36,710,683
Injured Reserve Money $28,363,500 - - $28,363,500 $10,505,000
Reserve/Exempt Money $563,500 - - $563,500 $208,704
Retained Salary $4,163,723 - - $4,163,723 $4,163,723
Buried Minor Salary $6,821,500 - - $6,821,500 $855,176
Total Payroll $130,483,223 $4,299,999 - $134,783,222 $52,443,286

 

2020 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $208,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $166,804,909
Estimated Player Benefits $15,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $184,304,909
Comp. Balance Tax Space $23,695,091