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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 (28) 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 20.41 18,000,000
Story Trevor Story 28 SS Arb 3 $17,500,000 $1,000,000 $18,500,000 $18,500,000 17.70 13,750,000
Marquez German Marquez 26 SP Arb 2 2 $7,500,000 $300,000 $7,800,000 $7,800,000 7.46 8,600,000
Gray Jon Gray 29 SP Arb 3 $6,000,000 - $6,000,000 $6,000,000 5.74 6,000,000
Freeland Kyle Freeland 28 SP Arb 2 2 $5,025,000 - $5,025,000 $5,025,000 4.81 5,025,000
Givens Mychal Givens 31 RP Arb 3 $4,050,000 - $4,050,000 $4,050,000 3.88 4,050,000
Oberg Scott Oberg 31 RP Arb 3 $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 3.83 4,333,333
Senzatela Antonio Senzatela 26 SP Arb 1 $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 2.87 3,000,000
Bard Daniel Bard 36 RP/CL Arb 2 1 $2,925,000 - $2,925,000 $2,925,000 2.80 2,925,000
McMahon Ryan McMahon 26 2B Arb 1 1 $2,375,000 - $2,375,000 $2,375,000 2.27 2,375,000
Tapia Raimel Tapia 27 LF Arb 1 $1,950,000 - $1,950,000 $1,950,000 1.87 1,950,000
Estevez Carlos Estevez 28 RP Arb 2 $1,450,000 - $1,450,000 $1,450,000 1.39 1,450,000
Diaz Elias Diaz 30 C Arb 2 $1,200,000 - $1,200,000 $1,200,000 1.15 1,200,000
Diaz Jairo Diaz 30 RP Arb 1 $1,100,000 - $1,100,000 $1,100,000 1.05 1,100,000
Stephenson Robert Stephenson 28 RP Arb 1 $805,000 - $805,000 $805,000 0.77 805,000
Almonte Yency Almonte 27 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Cron C.J. Cron 31 1B Vet - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Daza Yonathan Daza 27 RF Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Fuentes Josh Fuentes 28 1B Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Gomber Austin Gomber 27 SP Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Hampson Garrett Hampson 26 2B Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Hilliard Sam Hilliard 27 OF Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Kinley Tyler Kinley 30 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Lambert Peter Lambert 24 SP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Nunez Dom Nunez 26 C Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Owings Chris Owings 29 2B Vet - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Rodgers Brendan Rodgers 24 SS Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Sheffield Jordan Sheffield 26 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000


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 7.65 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 $15,000,000 - $15,000,000 $15,000,000 14.35 15,000,000


2021 Deferred Salaries

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

Player (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 (21) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Aybar Yoan Aybar 23 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Boswell Bret Boswell 26 2B 3 - - -0 -0 0
Bowden Ben Bowden 26 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Castellani Ryan Castellani 25 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Diehl Phillip Diehl 26 P 1 - - -0 -0 0
Doyle Tommy Doyle 25 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Gilbreath Lucas Gilbreath 25 P - - -0 -0 0
Lawrence Justin Lawrence 26 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Montero Elehuris Montero 22 3B 2 - - -0 -0 0
Mujica Jose Mujica 25 P 1 - - -0 -0 0
Olivarez Helcris Olivarez 20 P - - -0 -0 0
Santos Antonio Santos 24 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Welker Colton Welker 23 3B - - -0 -0 0
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
Gonzalez Chi Chi Gonzalez 29 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Harvey Joe Harvey 29 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Joe Connor Joe 28 1B 3 - - -0 -0 0
Rodriguez Dereck Rodriguez 29 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Tinoco Jesus Tinoco 26 RP - - -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 0.48
ColinaJose Colina 0 SS - $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 0.29
ParedesLuis Paredes 0 OF - $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 0.29


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $79,880,000 $1,633,333 - $81,513,333 $81,513,333
Reserve/Exempt Money $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000 $8,000,000
Retained Salary $15,000,000 - - $15,000,000 $15,000,000
Deferred Salary $106,666 - - $106,666 $106,666
Total Payroll $102,880,000 $1,633,333 - $104,513,333 $104,513,333

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $95,888,333
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $113,888,333
Comp. Balance Tax Space $96,111,667