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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 12.77 18,500,000
Abreu Jose Abreu 34 1B Vet $16,000,000 $1,666,666 $17,666,666 $17,666,666 12.54 16,666,667
Hendriks Liam Hendriks 32 RP/CL Vet $11,000,000 $333,333 $11,333,333 $11,333,333 8.04 18,000,000
Lynn Lance Lynn 34 SP Vet $8,000,000 $1,333,334 $9,333,334 $9,333,334 6.62 10,000,000
Anderson Tim Anderson 28 SS Pre-Arb 3 $7,250,000 - $7,250,000 $7,250,000 5.15 4,166,667
Moncada Yoan Moncada 26 3B Arb 1 2 $6,000,000 $800,000 $6,800,000 $6,800,000 4.83 14,000,000
Kimbrel Craig Kimbrel 33 RP/CL Vet $16,000,000 - $16,000,000 $5,591,430 3.97 5,591,430
Jimenez Eloy Jimenez 24 DH Arb 1 2 $3,500,000 $833,333 $4,333,333 $4,333,333 3.08 7,166,667
Giolito Lucas Giolito 26 SP Arb 1 1 $4,150,000 - $4,150,000 $4,150,000 2.95 4,150,000
Garcia Leury Garcia 30 OF Vet $3,500,000 - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 2.48 3,500,000
Rodon Carlos Rodon 28 SP Arb 4 $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 2.13 3,000,000
Lopez Reynaldo Lopez 27 RP Arb 1 1 $2,100,000 - $2,100,000 $2,100,000 1.49 2,100,000
Bummer Aaron Bummer 27 RP Pre-Arb 1 $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 1.42 3,200,000
Hernandez Cesar Hernandez 31 2B Vet $5,000,000 - $5,000,000 $1,747,330 1.24 1,747,330
Engel Adam Engel 29 LF Arb 1 1 $1,375,000 - $1,375,000 $1,375,000 0.98 1,375,000
Goodwin Brian Goodwin 30 RF Arb 2 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $618,240 0.44 618,240
Cease Dylan Cease 25 SP Pre-Arb 2 $600,000 - $600,000 $600,000 0.43 600,000
Collins Zack Collins 26 C Pre-Arb 1 $575,000 - $575,000 $575,000 0.41 575,000
Ruiz Jose Ruiz 26 RP Pre-Arb $575,000 - $575,000 $575,000 0.41 575,000
Crochet Garrett Crochet 22 RP Pre-Arb 3 $572,000 - $572,000 $572,000 0.41 572,000
Kopech Michael Kopech 25 RP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 0.40 570,500
Vaughn Andrew Vaughn 23 LF Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 0.40 570,500
Foster Matt Foster 26 RP Pre-Arb 3 $585,000 - $585,000 $528,360 0.37 528,360
Sheets Gavin Sheets 25 1B Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $300,566 0.21 300,566
Tepera Ryan Tepera 33 RP Arb 3 $800,000 - $800,000 $283,866 0.20 283,866
Zavala Seby Zavala 27 C Pre-Arb 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $272,963 0.19 272,963


2021 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
Grandal Yasmani Grandal
(10-day, Knee)
32 C Vet $18,250,000 - $18,250,000 $18,250,000 12.95 18,250,000
Robert Luis Robert
(60-day, Hip)
23 CF Pre-Arb 3 $3,500,000 - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 2.48 8,333,333
Marshall Evan Marshall
(60-day, Shoulder)
31 RP Arb 2 $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 1.42 2,000,000
Hamilton Billy Hamilton
(10-day, Oblique)
30 CF Vet $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 0.89 1,250,000
Lamb Jake Lamb
(10-day, Quad)
30 1B Vet $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.71 1,000,000
Cordero Jimmy Cordero
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
29 RP Pre-Arb 1 $575,000 - $575,000 $575,000 0.41 575,000


2021 Retained Salaries

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

Player (3) 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 5.50 7,751,573
Herrera Kelvin Herrera 31 RP $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.71 0
Madrigal Nick Madrigal 24 2B $379,900 - $379,900 $379,900 0.27 379,900


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
Fry Jace Fry 27 RP 2 $862,500 - $862,500 $477,611 477,611
Burdi Zack Burdi 26 RP 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $61,340 61,340
Burger Jake Burger 25 3B 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $73,608 73,608
Burr Ryan Burr 27 RP 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $199,355 199,355
Gonzalez Luis Gonzalez 25 CF 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $33,737 33,737
Lambert Jimmy Lambert 26 SP 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $9,201 9,201
Mendick Danny Mendick 27 SS 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $325,102 325,102
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
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 (3) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
MontgomeryColson Montgomery 19 SS - $3,027,000 $3,027,000 $3,027,000 2.15
CespedesYoelqui Cespedes 23 OF - $2,050,000 $2,050,000 $2,050,000 1.45
KathWes Kath 18 3B - $1,800,000 $1,800,000 $1,800,000 1.28
VeraNorge Vera 0 P - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.06
BurkeSean Burke 21 P - $900,000 $900,000 $900,000 0.64
McDougalTanner McDougal 18 P - $850,000 $850,000 $850,000 0.60
GossweinBrooks Gosswein 22 P - $200,000 $200,000 $200,000 0.14
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
OwenNoah Owen 20 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.09
SmelleyColby Smelley 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
GreenHaylen Green 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 $113,864,000 $4,966,666 - $118,830,666 $103,647,421
Injured Reserve Money $26,575,000 - - $26,575,000 $26,575,000
Retained Salary $9,131,473 - - $9,131,473 $9,131,473
Deferred Salary $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000
Buried Minor Salary $6,897,000 - - $6,897,000 $1,548,130
Total Payroll $156,467,473 $4,966,666 - $161,434,139 $140,902,024

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $159,718,692
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $177,718,692
Comp. Balance Tax Space $32,281,308