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Colorado Rockies

Colorado Rockies 2021 Payroll

Rockies 2021 Payroll

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

 

Rockies – 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
Blackmon Charlie Blackmon 35 RF Vet $21,000,000 $333,333 $21,333,333 $21,333,333 18.50 18,000,000
Story Trevor Story 28 SS Arb 3 $17,500,000 $1,000,000 $18,500,000 $18,500,000 16.04 13,750,000
Marquez German Marquez 26 SP Arb 2 2 $7,500,000 $300,000 $7,800,000 $7,800,000 6.76 8,600,000
Freeland Kyle Freeland 28 SP Arb 2 2 $5,025,000 - $5,025,000 $5,025,000 4.36 5,025,000
Givens Mychal Givens 31 RP Arb 3 $4,050,000 - $4,050,000 $4,050,000 3.51 4,050,000
Senzatela Antonio Senzatela 26 SP Arb 1 $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 2.60 3,000,000
Bard Daniel Bard 36 RP/CL Arb 2 1 $2,925,000 - $2,925,000 $2,925,000 2.54 2,925,000
McMahon Ryan McMahon 26 2B Arb 1 1 $2,375,000 - $2,375,000 $2,375,000 2.06 2,375,000
Tapia Raimel Tapia 27 LF Arb 1 $1,950,000 - $1,950,000 $1,950,000 1.69 1,950,000
Estevez Carlos Estevez 28 RP Arb 2 $1,450,000 - $1,450,000 $1,450,000 1.26 1,450,000
Diaz Elias Diaz 30 C Arb 2 $1,200,000 - $1,200,000 $1,200,000 1.04 1,200,000
Gonzalez Chi Chi Gonzalez 29 RP Arb 1 1 $1,100,000 - $1,100,000 $1,100,000 0.95 1,100,000
Chacin Jhoulys Chacin 33 RP Vet $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.87 1,000,000
Cron C.J. Cron 31 1B Vet $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.87 1,000,000
Stephenson Robert Stephenson 28 RP Arb 1 $805,000 - $805,000 $805,000 0.70 805,000
Hampson Garrett Hampson 26 2B Pre-Arb 1 $580,500 - $580,500 $580,500 0.50 580,500
Kinley Tyler Kinley 30 RP Pre-Arb 2 $580,500 - $580,500 $580,500 0.50 580,500
Almonte Yency Almonte 27 RP Pre-Arb $575,500 - $575,500 $575,500 0.50 575,500
Fuentes Josh Fuentes 28 1B Pre-Arb 2 $575,500 - $575,500 $575,500 0.50 575,500
Gomber Austin Gomber 27 SP Pre-Arb 1 $575,500 - $575,500 $575,500 0.50 575,500
Rodgers Brendan Rodgers 24 SS Pre-Arb 2 $575,500 - $575,500 $575,500 0.50 575,500
Daza Yonathan Daza 27 RF Pre-Arb $572,500 - $572,500 $572,500 0.50 572,500
Nunez Dom Nunez 26 C Pre-Arb 2 $572,500 - $572,500 $572,500 0.50 572,500
Bowden Ben Bowden 26 RP Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $558,194 0.48 558,194
Gilbreath Lucas Gilbreath 25 SP Pre-Arb $570,500 - $570,500 $450,849 0.39 450,849
Joe Connor Joe 28 1B Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $432,447 0.38 432,447


2021 Injured List

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

Player (6) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Gray Jon Gray
(10-day, Arm)
29 SP Arb 3 $6,000,000 - $6,000,000 $6,000,000 5.20 6,000,000
Oberg Scott Oberg
(60-day, Elbow)
31 RP Arb 3 $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 3.47 4,333,333
Owings Chris Owings
(60-day, Thumb)
29 2B Vet $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.87 1,000,000
Adams Matt Adams
(10-day, Elbow)
32 1B Vet $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $844,086 0.73 844,086
Lambert Peter Lambert
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
24 SP Pre-Arb 3 $575,500 - $575,500 $575,500 0.50 575,500
Sheffield Jordan Sheffield
(10-day, Back)
26 RP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 0.49 570,500


2021 Reserve/Exempt

Salaries from players who are exempt, still counting against the payroll.

Player (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Desmond Ian Desmond 35 CF $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 6.94 0


2021 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 % Lux. Tax Salary
Arenado Nolan Arenado 30 3B $14,429,500 - $14,429,500 $14,429,500 12.51 14,429,500


2021 Deferred Salaries

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

Player (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Castilla Vinny Castilla 53 3B $106,666 - $106,666 $106,666


2021 Minor/In the System

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

Player (20) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Ruiz Rio Ruiz 27 3B 2 $583,500 - $583,500 $583,500 583,500
Hilliard Sam Hilliard 27 OF 2 $575,500 - $575,500 $95,914 95,914
Castellani Ryan Castellani 25 SP 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $3,067 3,067
Lawrence Justin Lawrence 26 RP 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $61,340 61,340
Mujica Jose Mujica 25 SP 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $6,134 6,134
Santos Antonio Santos 24 SP 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $9,201 9,201
Trejo Alan Trejo 25 SS $570,500 - $570,500 $153,350 153,350
Aybar Yoan Aybar 23 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Doyle Tommy Doyle 25 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Montero Elehuris Montero 22 3B 2 - - -0 -0 0
Olivarez Helcris Olivarez 20 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Diaz Jairo Diaz 30 RP $1,100,000 - $1,100,000 $1,100,000 1,100,000
Bird Greg Bird 28 1B 3 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1,000,000
Briceno Jose Briceno 28 C 1 - - -0 -0 0
Gonzalez Brian Gonzalez 0 P - - -0 -0 0
Harvey Joe Harvey 29 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Rodriguez Dereck Rodriguez 29 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Rusin Chris Rusin 34 RP - - -0 -0 0
Tinoco Jesus Tinoco 26 RP - - -0 -0 0
Welker Colton Welker 23 3B 3 - - -0 -0 0


2021 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
VargasJordy Vargas 0 P - $500,000 $500,000 $500,000 0.43
ColinaJose Colina 0 SS - $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 0.26
ParedesLuis Paredes 0 OF - $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 0.26


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $78,199,500 $1,633,333 - $79,832,833 $79,562,823
Injured Reserve Money $13,146,000 - - $13,146,000 $12,990,086
Reserve/Exempt Money $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000 $8,000,000
Retained Salary $14,429,500 - - $14,429,500 $14,429,500
Deferred Salary $106,666 - - $106,666 $106,666
Buried Minor Salary $3,428,000 - - $3,428,000 $329,006
Total Payroll $117,203,000 $1,633,333 - $118,836,333 $115,311,415

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $100,944,915
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $118,944,915
Comp. Balance Tax Space $91,055,085