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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
Votto Joey Votto 37 1B Vet $25,000,000 - $25,000,000 $25,000,000 22.64 23,000,000
Castellanos Nick Castellanos 29 RF Vet $14,000,000 - $14,000,000 $14,000,000 12.68 16,000,000
Moustakas Mike Moustakas 32 2B Vet $14,000,000 - $14,000,000 $14,000,000 12.68 16,000,000
Suarez Eugenio Suarez 29 3B Vet $10,500,000 $285,714 $10,785,714 $10,785,714 9.77 9,428,571
Gray Sonny Gray 31 SP Vet $10,000,000 $166,667 $10,166,666 $10,166,666 9.21 10,866,667
Miley Wade Miley 34 SP Vet $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 7.24 7,500,000
Akiyama Shogo Akiyama 33 CF Pre-Arb 3 $7,000,000 - $7,000,000 $7,000,000 6.34 7,000,000
Lorenzen Michael Lorenzen 29 RP Arb 4 $4,437,500 - $4,437,500 $4,437,500 4.02 4,437,500
Castillo Luis Castillo 28 SP Arb 1 2 $4,200,000 - $4,200,000 $4,200,000 3.80 4,200,000
Barnhart Tucker Barnhart 30 C Vet $3,750,000 $437,500 $4,187,500 $4,187,500 3.79 4,000,000
Winker Jesse Winker 27 LF Arb 1 2 $3,150,000 - $3,150,000 $3,150,000 2.85 3,150,000
Mahle Tyler Mahle 26 SP Arb 1 2 $2,200,000 - $2,200,000 $2,200,000 1.99 2,200,000
Garrett Amir Garrett 29 RP Arb 1 $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.36 1,500,000
Ramirez Noe Ramirez 31 RP Arb 1 $1,175,000 - $1,175,000 $1,175,000 1.06 1,175,000
Farmer Kyle Farmer 30 C Pre-Arb 1 $640,000 - $640,000 $640,000 0.58 640,000
Antone Tejay Antone 27 P Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Aquino Aristides Aquino 27 RF Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
De Leon Jose De Leon 28 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Garcia Jose Israel Garcia 23 SS Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Hendrix Ryan Hendrix 26 P Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Hoffman Jeff Hoffman 28 SP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Payton Mark Payton 29 LF Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Romano Sal Romano 27 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Senzel Nick Senzel 26 3B Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Sims Lucas Sims 27 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Stephenson Tyler Stephenson 24 C Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000


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 (16) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Garcia Edgar Garcia 24 RP 2 $600,000 - $600,000 $600,000 600,000
Heineman Scott Heineman 28 OF 2 $595,000 - $595,000 $595,000 595,000
Bailey Brandon Bailey 26 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Blandino Alex Blandino 28 3B 1 - - -0 -0 0
Grullon Deivy Grullon 25 C 2 - - -0 -0 0
Gutierrez Vladimir Gutierrez 0 RP - - -0 -0 0
O'Brien Riley O'Brien 26 P - - -0 -0 0
Santillan Antonio Santillan 24 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Solomon Jared Solomon 24 P - - -0 -0 0
Warren Art Warren 28 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Cuthbert Cheslor Cuthbert 28 3B - - -0 -0 0
De Leon Michael De Leon 24 SS - - -0 -0 0
Gale Rocky Gale 33 C 3 - - -0 -0 0
Osich Josh Osich 32 RP 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 (0) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
ValdezMalvin Valdez 0 OF - $1,900,000 $1,900,000 $1,900,000 1.72
AlmonteAriel Almonte 0 OF - $1,850,000 $1,850,000 $1,850,000 1.68
RijoBrayan Rijo 0 OF - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.68
ReyesLuis Reyes 0 3B - $680,000 $680,000 $680,000 0.62
JorgeCarlos Jorge 0 SS - $495,000 $495,000 $495,000 0.45
SerranoJose Serrano 0 SS - $450,000 $450,000 $450,000 0.41


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $109,552,500 $889,881 - $110,442,380 $110,442,380
Deferred Salary $4,957,390 - - $4,957,390 $4,957,390
Total Payroll $109,552,500 $889,881 - $110,442,380 $110,442,380

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $118,617,738
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $136,617,738
Comp. Balance Tax Space $73,382,262