Cleveland Guardians

Cleveland Guardians 2023 Payroll

Guardians 2023 Payroll

An updated look at the Cleveland Guardians 2023 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 
Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (40) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Bell Josh Bell 30 1B Vet n/a $16,500,000 - $16,500,000 $16,500,000 46.74 16,500,000
Ramirez Jose Ramirez 30 3B Vet n/a $14,000,000 - $14,000,000 $14,000,000 39.66 20,142,857
Straw Myles Straw 28 CF Vet 2 $2,500,000 $400,000 $2,900,000 $2,900,000 8.22 5,000,000
Clase Emmanuel Clase 25 RP/CL Vet 3 $1,500,000 $400,000 $1,900,000 $1,900,000 5.38 4,000,000
Bieber Shane Bieber 28 SP Arb 2 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Rosario Amed Rosario 27 SS Arb 3 n/a - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Quantrill Cal Quantrill 28 SP Arb 2 (S2) 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Naylor Josh Naylor 26 1B Arb 2 (S2) 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Plesac Zach Plesac 28 SP Arb 1 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Civale Aaron Civale 28 SP Arb 1 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Karinchak James Karinchak 27 RP Arb 1 (S2) 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Arias Gabriel Arias 23 SS Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Benson Will Benson 25 OF Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Brennan Will Brennan 25 CF Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Brito Juan Brito 21 SS Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Cantillo Joey Cantillo 23 SP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Curry Xzavion Curry 24 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
De Los Santos Enyel De Los Santos 27 RP Pre-Arb 0 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Freeman Tyler Freeman 24 SS Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Gaddis Hunter Gaddis 25 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Gimenez Andres Gimenez 24 2B Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Gonzalez Oscar Gonzalez 25 OF Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Hentges Sam Hentges 26 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Herrin Tim Herrin 26 P Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Kwan Steven Kwan 25 LF Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Lavastida Bryan Lavastida 24 C Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Martinez Angel Martinez 21 SS Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
McKenzie Triston McKenzie 25 SP Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Miller Owen Miller 26 SS Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Morgan Eli Morgan 27 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Morris Cody Morris 26 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Naylor Bo Naylor 23 C Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Noel Jhonkensy Noel 21 1B Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Palacios Richard Palacios 26 LF Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Pilkington Konnor Pilkington 25 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Rocchio Brayan Rocchio 22 SS Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Sandlin Nick Sandlin 26 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Stephan Trevor Stephan 27 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Tena Jose Tena 22 SS Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Valera George Valera 22 OF Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0


2023 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $34,500,000 $800,000 - $35,300,000 $35,300,000
Est. Arbitration Salaries - - - - $36,086,321
Est. Pre-Arbitration Salaries - - - - $14,310,000
Active Total Payroll $34,500,000 $800,000 - $35,300,000 $35,300,000
Projected Total Payroll - - - - $85,696,321

 

2023 Active Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $233,000,000
Active AAV/Payroll $45,642,857
Est. Arbitration AAV/Payroll $36,086,321
Est. Pre-Arbitration AAV/Payroll $14,310,000
Estimated Player Benefits $16,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,250,000
Pre-Arbitration Bonus Pool Contribution $1,666,666
Proj. Tax Payroll $66,059,523
Proj. Tax Payroll (Active + Est. Arb + Est. Pre-Arb) $116,455,844