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Cleveland Indians 2019 Payroll

An updated look at the Cleveland Indians 2019 payroll salary table, including active salaries, bonuses, statuses, retained & dead payments, minor/non-roster players, and team totals.

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Active Players (33) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Santana Carlos Santana 33 DH Vet $17,000,000 $3,333,333 $20,333,333 $18,333,333 16.32 18,000,000
Kluber Corey Kluber 33 SP Vet $17,000,000 $200,000 $17,200,000 $17,200,000 15.31 11,700,000
Kipnis Jason Kipnis 32 2B Vet $14,500,000 $166,668 $14,666,668 $14,666,668 13.06 8,750,000
Bauer Trevor Bauer 28 SP Arb 3 $13,000,000 - $13,000,000 $13,000,000 11.57 13,000,000
Lindor Francisco Lindor 25 SS Arb 1 3 $10,550,000 - $10,550,000 $10,550,000 9.39 10,550,000
Carrasco Carlos Carrasco 32 SP Vet $9,750,000 - $9,750,000 $9,750,000 8.68 11,750,000
Hand Brad Hand 29 RP/CL Arb 3 $6,500,000 - $6,500,000 $6,500,000 5.79 6,583,333
Salazar Danny Salazar 29 SP Arb 3 $4,500,000 - $4,500,000 $4,500,000 4.01 4,500,000
Ramirez Jose Ramirez 26 3B Arb 2 1 $3,750,000 $400,000 $4,150,000 $4,150,000 3.69 5,200,000
Martin Leonys Martin 31 CF Arb 4 $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 2.67 3,000,000
Perez Roberto Perez 30 C Pre-Arb 3 $2,500,000 $125,000 $2,625,000 $2,625,000 2.34 2,250,000
Perez Oliver Perez 37 RP Vet $2,500,000 - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 2.23 2,500,000
Otero Dan Otero 34 RP Arb 3 $1,300,000 - $1,300,000 $1,300,000 1.16 1,250,000
Plawecki Kevin Plawecki 28 C Arb 1 $1,137,500 - $1,137,500 $1,137,500 1.01 1,137,500
Ramirez Neil Ramirez 30 RP Arb 2 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.89 1,000,000
Goody Nick Goody 27 RP Arb 1 1 $675,000 - $675,000 $675,000 0.60 675,000
Anderson Cody Anderson 28 SP Arb 1 1 $641,250 - $641,250 $641,250 0.57 641,250
Stamets Eric Stamets 27 SS Pre-Arb 2 $555,000 - $555,000 $555,000 0.49 555,000
Allen Greg Allen 26 CF Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Bauers Jake Bauers 23 1B Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Bieber Shane Bieber 24 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Cimber Adam Cimber 28 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Clevinger Mike Clevinger 28 SP Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Edwards Jon Edwards 31 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Haase Eric Haase 26 C Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Luplow Jordan Luplow 25 LF Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Mercado Oscar Mercado 24 CF Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Moroff Max Moroff 26 2B Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Naquin Tyler Naquin 28 RF Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Olson Tyler Olson 29 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Plutko Adam Plutko 27 SP Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Wittgren Nick Wittgren 28 RP Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Zimmer Bradley Zimmer 26 CF Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000


2019 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
Guyer Brandon Guyer 33 RF $250,000 - $250,000 $250,000 0.22 -


2019 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
Tax Payroll
Gonzalez Carlos Gonzalez 33 RF $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2,000,000
Clippard Tyler Clippard 34 RP $1,750,000 - $1,750,000 $1,750,000 1,750,000
Joyce Matt Joyce 34 LF $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1,250,000
Wilson Alex Wilson 32 RP 1 $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1,250,000
Flaherty Ryan Flaherty 32 3B $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1,000,000
Ramirez Hanley Ramirez 35 1B $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1,000,000
Barnes Brandon Barnes 33 LF 1 - - -0 -0 0
Bradley Bobby Bradley 23 1B 3 - - -0 -0 0
Chang Yu-Cheng Chang 23 SS 2 - - -0 -0 0
Cole A.J. Cole 27 RP - - -0 -0 0
Federowicz Tim Federowicz 32 C - - -0 -0 0
Freeman Mike Freeman 31 2B 1 - - -0 -0 0
Gose Anthony Gose 28 RP - - -0 -0 0
Grimm Justin Grimm 30 RP - - -0 -0 0
Hentges Sam Hentges 22 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Hoyt James Hoyt 32 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Hu Chih-Wei Hu 25 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Mejia Jean Carlos Mejia 22 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Navarro Dioner Navarro 35 C - - -0 -0 0
Pounders Brooks Pounders 28 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Rodriguez Jefry Rodriguez 25 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Smith Josh Smith 31 RP - - -0 -0 0
Taylor Ben Taylor 26 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Thompson Trayce Thompson 28 CF - - -0 -0 0
Wojciechowski Asher Wojciechowski 30 SP - - -0 -0 0


2019 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Total
Active Payroll $112,083,751
Retained Salary $250,000
Total Payroll $112,333,751
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $109,858,750 $4,225,001 - $114,083,751 $112,083,751
Retained Salary $250,000 - - $250,000 $250,000
Total Payroll $110,108,750 $4,225,001 - $114,333,751 $112,333,751

 

2019 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $206,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $109,942,083
Estimated Player Benefits $14,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $126,942,083
Comp. Balance Tax Space $79,057,917