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Cincinnati Reds

Cincinnati Reds 2021 Payroll

Reds 2021 Payroll

An updated look at the Cincinnati Reds 2021 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 

Reds – 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
Moustakas Mike Moustakas 32 2B Vet $14,000,000 - $14,000,000 $14,000,000 11.55 16,000,000
Castellanos Nick Castellanos 29 RF Vet $14,000,000 - $14,000,000 $13,849,496 11.43 16,000,000
Suarez Eugenio Suarez 29 3B Vet $10,500,000 $285,714 $10,785,714 $10,785,714 8.90 9,428,571
Gray Sonny Gray 31 SP Vet $10,000,000 $166,667 $10,166,666 $10,166,666 8.39 10,866,667
Miley Wade Miley 34 SP Vet $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 6.60 7,500,000
Akiyama Shogo Akiyama 33 CF Pre-Arb 3 $7,000,000 - $7,000,000 $7,000,000 5.77 7,000,000
Castillo Luis Castillo 28 SP Arb 1 2 $4,200,000 - $4,200,000 $4,200,000 3.46 4,200,000
Barnhart Tucker Barnhart 30 C Vet $3,750,000 $437,500 $4,187,500 $4,187,500 3.45 4,000,000
Winker Jesse Winker 27 LF Arb 1 2 $3,150,000 - $3,150,000 $3,150,000 2.60 3,150,000
Mahle Tyler Mahle 26 SP Arb 1 2 $2,200,000 - $2,200,000 $2,200,000 1.81 2,200,000
Doolittle Sean Doolittle 34 RP Vet $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.24 1,500,000
Garrett Amir Garrett 29 RP/CL Arb 1 $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.24 1,500,000
Naquin Tyler Naquin 30 RF Arb 2 2 $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.24 1,500,000
Hembree Heath Hembree 32 RP Arb 3 $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $1,095,360 0.90 1,095,360
Farmer Kyle Farmer 30 SS Pre-Arb 1 $640,000 - $640,000 $640,000 0.53 640,000
Sims Lucas Sims 27 RP Pre-Arb $598,500 - $598,500 $598,500 0.49 598,500
Fulmer Carson Fulmer 27 RP Pre-Arb $587,500 - $587,500 $587,500 0.48 587,500
Hoffman Jeff Hoffman 28 SP Pre-Arb $585,500 - $585,500 $585,500 0.48 585,500
Romano Sal Romano 27 RP Pre-Arb $583,500 - $583,500 $583,500 0.48 583,500
Antone Tejay Antone 27 RP Pre-Arb 3 $580,500 - $580,500 $580,500 0.48 580,500
Senzel Nick Senzel 26 3B Pre-Arb 3 $580,500 - $580,500 $580,500 0.48 580,500
Blandino Alex Blandino 28 3B Pre-Arb 1 $573,000 - $573,000 $573,000 0.47 573,000
India Jonathan India 24 3B Pre-Arb $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 0.47 570,500
Stephenson Tyler Stephenson 24 C Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 0.47 570,500
Perez Cionel Perez 25 RP Pre-Arb 1 $572,500 - $572,500 $535,572 0.44 535,572
Hendrix Ryan Hendrix 26 RP Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $499,921 0.41 499,921


2021 Injured List

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

Player (4) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Votto Joey Votto
(10-day, Thumb)
37 1B Vet $25,000,000 - $25,000,000 $25,000,000 20.62 23,000,000
Lorenzen Michael Lorenzen
(60-day, Shoulder)
29 SP Arb 4 $4,437,500 - $4,437,500 $4,437,500 3.66 4,437,500
Aquino Aristides Aquino
(60-day, Hand)
27 RF Pre-Arb $579,000 - $579,000 $579,000 0.48 579,000
Bailey Brandon Bailey
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
26 SP Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 0.47 570,500


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
Ramirez Noe Ramirez 31 RP $284,274 - $284,274 $284,274 0.23 284,274
Bedrosian Cam Bedrosian 29 RP $137,105 - $137,105 $137,105 0.11 137,105


2021 Deferred Salaries

Salaries for players who had salaries deferred to the current year. We are NOT counting these against the active payroll.

Player (2) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Griffey Jr. Ken Griffey Jr. 51 RF $3,593,750 - $3,593,750 $3,593,750
Arroyo Bronson Arroyo 44 SP $1,363,640 - $1,363,640 $1,363,640


2021 Minor/In the System

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

Player (26) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Heineman Scott Heineman 28 OF 2 $595,000 - $595,000 $595,000 0
De Leon Jose De Leon 28 RP 1 $573,500 - $573,500 $107,905 107,905
Payton Mark Payton 29 LF 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $39,871 39,871
Schrock Max Schrock 26 SS 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $21,469 21,469
Garcia Jose Israel Garcia 23 SS 3 - - -0 -0 0
Goudeau Ashton Goudeau 28 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Gutierrez Vladimir Gutierrez 0 RP 3 - - -0 -0 570,500
O'Brien Riley O'Brien 26 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Perez Hector Perez 25 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Santillan Antonio Santillan 24 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Solomon Jared Solomon 24 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Taylor Beau Taylor 31 C 2 - - -0 -0 0
Warren Art Warren 28 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Garcia Edgar Garcia 24 RP 1 $600,000 - $600,000 $600,000 600,000
Adleman Tim Adleman 33 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Brach Brad Brach 35 RP - - -0 -0 0
Carle Shane Carle 29 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Cuthbert Cheslor Cuthbert 28 3B - - -0 -0 0
De Leon Michael De Leon 24 SS - - -0 -0 0
Delmonico Nicky Delmonico 28 RF 1 - - -0 -0 0
Diehl Phillip Diehl 26 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Gale Rocky Gale 33 C 3 - - -0 -0 0
Osich Josh Osich 32 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Shipley Braden Shipley 29 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Smith Jr. Dwight Smith Jr. 28 RF 1 - - -0 -0 0
Takahashi Bo Takahashi 24 SP 1 - - -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 %
ValdezMalvin Valdez 0 OF - $1,900,000 $1,900,000 $1,900,000 1.57
AlmonteAriel Almonte 0 OF - $1,850,000 $1,850,000 $1,850,000 1.53
RijoBrayan Rijo 0 OF - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.62
ReyesLuis Reyes 0 3B - $680,000 $680,000 $680,000 0.56
JorgeCarlos Jorge 0 SS - $495,000 $495,000 $495,000 0.41
SerranoJose Serrano 0 SS - $450,000 $450,000 $450,000 0.37


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $89,563,000 $889,881 - $90,452,880 $90,040,229
Injured Reserve Money $30,587,000 - - $30,587,000 $30,587,000
Retained Salary $421,379 - - $421,379 $421,379
Deferred Salary $4,957,390 - - $4,957,390 $4,957,390
Buried Minor Salary $1,714,500 - - $1,714,500 $169,245
Total Payroll $122,285,879 $889,881 - $123,175,759 $121,217,853

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $122,594,215
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $140,594,215
Comp. Balance Tax Space $69,405,785