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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 (25) 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 18.64 18,000,000
Story Trevor Story 28 SS Arb 3 $17,500,000 $1,000,000 $18,500,000 $18,500,000 16.16 13,750,000
Marquez German Marquez 26 SP Arb 2 2 $7,500,000 $300,000 $7,800,000 $7,800,000 6.81 8,600,000
Gray Jon Gray 29 SP Arb 3 $6,000,000 - $6,000,000 $6,000,000 5.24 6,000,000
Freeland Kyle Freeland 28 SP Arb 2 2 $5,025,000 - $5,025,000 $5,025,000 4.39 5,025,000
Bard Daniel Bard 36 RP/CL Arb 2 1 $2,925,000 - $2,925,000 $2,925,000 2.56 2,925,000
McMahon Ryan McMahon 26 2B Arb 1 1 $2,375,000 - $2,375,000 $2,375,000 2.07 2,375,000
Tapia Raimel Tapia 27 LF Arb 1 $1,950,000 - $1,950,000 $1,950,000 1.70 1,950,000
Estevez Carlos Estevez 28 RP Arb 2 $1,450,000 - $1,450,000 $1,450,000 1.27 1,450,000
Diaz Elias Diaz 30 C Arb 2 $1,200,000 - $1,200,000 $1,200,000 1.05 1,200,000
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
Hampson Garrett Hampson 26 2B Pre-Arb 1 $580,500 - $580,500 $580,500 0.51 580,500
Kinley Tyler Kinley 30 RP Pre-Arb 2 $580,500 - $580,500 $580,500 0.51 580,500
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
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 $527,524 0.46 527,524
Gilbreath Lucas Gilbreath 25 SP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $450,849 0.39 450,849
Joe Connor Joe 28 1B Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $355,772 0.31 355,772
Hilliard Sam Hilliard 27 OF Pre-Arb 2 $575,500 - $575,500 $340,340 0.30 340,340
Santos Antonio Santos 24 SP Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $245,360 0.21 245,360
Rosscup Zac Rosscup 33 RP Arb 4 $570,500 - $570,500 $242,293 0.21 242,293
Mujica Jose Mujica 25 RP Pre-Arb 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $226,958 0.20 226,958
Ruiz Rio Ruiz 27 3B Arb 1 2 $583,500 - $583,500 $213,316 0.19 213,316


2021 Injured List

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

Player (9) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Oberg Scott Oberg
(60-day, Elbow)
31 RP Arb 3 $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 3.49 4,333,333
Senzatela Antonio Senzatela
(10-day, Covid-19)
26 SP Arb 1 $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 2.62 3,000,000
Gonzalez Chi Chi Gonzalez
(10-day, Covid-19)
29 RP Arb 1 1 $1,100,000 - $1,100,000 $1,100,000 0.96 1,100,000
Owings Chris Owings
(10-day, Finger)
29 2B Vet $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.87 1,000,000
Stephenson Robert Stephenson
(10-day, Back)
28 RP Arb 1 $805,000 - $805,000 $805,000 0.70 805,000
Almonte Yency Almonte
(10-day, Covid-19)
27 RP Pre-Arb $575,500 - $575,500 $575,500 0.50 575,500
Lambert Peter Lambert
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
24 SP Pre-Arb 3 $575,500 - $575,500 $575,500 0.50 575,500
Daza Yonathan Daza
(10-day, Covid-19)
27 RF Pre-Arb $572,500 - $572,500 $572,500 0.50 572,500
Sheffield Jordan Sheffield
(60-day, Back)
26 RP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 0.50 570,500


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 6.99 0


2021 Retained Salaries

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

Player (4) 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 12.61 14,429,500
Givens Mychal Givens 31 RP $2,591,142 - $2,591,142 $2,591,142 2.26 2,591,142
Adams Matt Adams 32 1B $483,840 - $483,840 $483,840 0.42 483,840
Harvey Joe Harvey 29 RP $6,134 - $6,134 $6,134 0.01 6,134


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 (18) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Fuentes Josh Fuentes 28 1B 2 $575,500 - $575,500 $371,280 371,280
Flores Bernardo Flores 25 SP 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 570,500
Goudeau Ashton Goudeau 28 SP 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 570,500
Lawrence Justin Lawrence 26 RP 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $187,087 187,087
Tinoco Jesus Tinoco 26 RP $570,500 - $570,500 $3,067 3,067
Trejo Alan Trejo 25 SS 3 $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
Castellani Ryan Castellani 25 SP 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $3,067 3,067
Briceno Jose Briceno 28 C 1 - - -0 -0 0
Gonzalez Brian Gonzalez 0 P - - -0 -0 0
Rodriguez Dereck Rodriguez 29 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Rusin Chris Rusin 34 RP - - -0 -0 0
Welker Colton Welker 23 3B 3 - - -0 -0 0


2021 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (4) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
MontgomeryBenny Montgomery 18 OF - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 4.37
HillJaden Hill 21 P - $1,689,500 $1,689,500 $1,689,500 1.48
RockJoe Rock 20 P - $953,100 $953,100 $953,100 0.83
BrownMcCade Brown 21 P - $780,400 $780,400 $780,400 0.68
GoodmanHunter Goodman 21 C - $600,000 $600,000 $600,000 0.52
VargasJordy Vargas 0 P - $500,000 $500,000 $500,000 0.44
ColinaJose Colina 0 SS - $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 0.26
McGowanBryce McGowan 21 P - $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 0.26
ParedesLuis Paredes 0 OF - $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 0.26
FulfordBraxton Fulford 22 C - $280,000 $280,000 $280,000 0.24
ShawverEvan Shawver 21 P - $231,100 $231,100 $231,100 0.20
Martin Jr.Robby Martin Jr. 21 OF - $200,000 $200,000 $200,000 0.17
KentNic Kent 21 SS - $175,000 $175,000 $175,000 0.15
KafkaCullen Kafka 22 P - $158,100 $158,100 $158,100 0.14
JusticeEvan Justice 22 P - $150,000 $150,000 $150,000 0.13
KokoskaZach Kokoska 22 OF - $130,000 $130,000 $130,000 0.11
Andrews Jr.EJ Andrews Jr. 20 OF - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.11
CandeJarrod Cande 21 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.11
GreenMason Green 22 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.11
RasTyler Ras 21 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.11
WardBraiden Ward 22 OF - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.11
AhearnTyler Ahearn 22 P - $75,000 $75,000 $75,000 0.07
SemsBenjamin Sems 23 SS - $25,000 $25,000 $25,000 0.02


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $76,391,500 $1,633,333 - $78,024,833 $76,045,245
Injured Reserve Money $12,199,000 - - $12,199,000 $12,199,000
Reserve/Exempt Money $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000 $8,000,000
Retained Salary $17,510,616 - - $17,510,616 $17,510,616
Deferred Salary $106,666 - - $106,666 $106,666
Buried Minor Salary $2,857,500 - - $2,857,500 $717,851
Total Payroll $116,958,616 $1,633,333 - $118,591,949 $114,472,712

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $100,663,712
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $118,663,712
Comp. Balance Tax Space $91,336,288