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Cleveland Indians 2020 Payroll

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

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Active Players (28) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Lindor Francisco Lindor 26 SS Arb 2 3 $17,500,000 - $17,500,000 $17,500,000 20.98 17,500,000
Santana Carlos Santana 34 1B Vet $17,500,000 $3,333,334 $20,833,334 $16,833,334 20.18 16,000,000
Carrasco Carlos Carrasco 33 SP Vet $10,250,000 - $10,250,000 $10,250,000 12.29 11,750,000
Hand Brad Hand 30 RP/CL Vet $7,000,000 - $7,000,000 $7,000,000 8.39 6,583,333
Ramirez Jose Ramirez 27 3B Arb 3 $6,250,000 $400,000 $6,650,000 $6,650,000 7.97 5,200,000
Hernandez Cesar Hernandez 30 2B Arb 4 $6,250,000 - $6,250,000 $6,250,000 7.49 6,250,000
Clevinger Mike Clevinger 29 SP Arb 1 1 $4,100,000 - $4,100,000 $4,100,000 4.92 4,100,000
Perez Roberto Perez 31 C Pre-Arb $3,500,000 $125,000 $3,625,000 $3,625,000 4.35 2,250,000
Perez Oliver Perez 38 RP Vet $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 3.60 3,000,000
Leon Sandy Leon 31 C Arb 4 $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.40 2,000,000
DeShields Delino DeShields 27 CF Arb 2 1 $1,875,000 - $1,875,000 $1,875,000 2.25 1,875,000
Naquin Tyler Naquin 29 RF Arb 1 2 $1,450,000 - $1,450,000 $1,450,000 1.74 1,450,000
Santana Domingo Santana 27 RF Arb 2 $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1.50 1,500,000
Wittgren Nick Wittgren 29 RP Arb 1 1 $1,125,000 - $1,125,000 $1,125,000 1.35 1,125,000
Allen Greg Allen 27 RF Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Arroyo Christian Arroyo 25 SS Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Bauers Jake Bauers 24 LF Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Bieber Shane Bieber 25 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Cimber Adam Cimber 29 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Civale Aaron Civale 25 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Clase Emmanuel Clase 22 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Karinchak James Karinchak 24 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Luplow Jordan Luplow 26 LF Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Mercado Oscar Mercado 25 CF Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Plesac Zach Plesac 25 SP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Plutko Adam Plutko 28 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Reyes Franmil Reyes 24 DH Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Wood Hunter Wood 26 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500


2020 Retained Salaries

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

Player (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Tax Payroll
Kluber Corey Kluber 34 SP $500,000 - $500,000 $500,000 0.60 500,000


2020 Minor/In the System

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

Player (17) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Tax Payroll
Allen Logan Allen AAA 23 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Bradley Bobby Bradley AAA 24 1B 2 - - -0 -0 0
Chang Yu-Cheng Chang AAA 24 SS 1 - - -0 -0 0
Freeman Mike Freeman AAA 32 2B 1 - - -0 -0 0
Hentges Sam Hentges AAA 23 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Hoyt James Hoyt AAA 33 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Johnson Daniel Johnson AAA 24 CF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Leone Dominic Leone AAA 28 RP - - -0 -0 0
Maton Phil Maton AAA 27 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
McKenzie Triston McKenzie AAA 22 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Mejia Jean Carlos Mejia AA 23 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Moss Scott Moss AAA 25 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Rodriguez Jefry Rodriguez AAA 26 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Taylor Beau Taylor AAA 30 C 3 - - -0 -0 0
Velazquez Andrew Velazquez AAA 25 3B 2 - - -0 -0 0
Weiss Zack Weiss 28 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Zimmer Bradley Zimmer AAA 27 CF 2 - - -0 -0 0


2020 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Total
Active Payroll $82,908,334
Retained Salary $500,000
Total Payroll $83,408,334
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $83,050,000 $3,858,334 - $86,908,334 $82,908,334
Retained Salary $500,000 - - $500,000 $500,000
Total Payroll $83,550,000 $3,858,334 - $87,408,334 $83,408,334

 

2020 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $208,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $89,252,333
Estimated Player Benefits $15,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $106,752,333
Comp. Balance Tax Space $101,247,667