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Colorado Rockies 2021 Payroll

An updated look at the Colorado Rockies 2021 payroll salary table, including active salaries, bonuses, statuses, retained & dead payments, minor/non-roster players, and team totals.

Rockies – The Athletic

Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (37) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Arenado Nolan Arenado 30 3B Vet $35,000,000 - $35,000,000 $35,000,000 27.67 32,500,000
Blackmon Charlie Blackmon 35 RF Vet $21,000,000 $333,333 $21,333,333 $21,333,333 16.87 18,000,000
Story Trevor Story 28 SS Arb 3 $17,500,000 $1,000,000 $18,500,000 $18,500,000 14.63 13,750,000
Desmond Ian Desmond 35 CF Vet $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 6.32 14,000,000
Marquez German Marquez 26 SP Arb 2 2 $7,500,000 $300,000 $7,800,000 $7,800,000 6.17 8,600,000
Gray Jon Gray 29 SP Arb 3 $6,000,000 - $6,000,000 $6,000,000 4.74 6,000,000
Freeland Kyle Freeland 28 SP Arb 2 2 $4,500,000 - $4,500,000 $4,500,000 3.56 4,500,000
Oberg Scott Oberg 31 RP Arb 3 $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 3.16 4,333,333
Givens Mychal Givens 31 RP Arb 3 $3,750,000 - $3,750,000 $3,750,000 2.96 3,750,000
Senzatela Antonio Senzatela 26 SP Arb 1 $3,500,000 - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 2.77 3,500,000
McMahon Ryan McMahon 26 2B Arb 1 1 $2,300,000 - $2,300,000 $2,300,000 1.82 2,300,000
Tapia Raimel Tapia 27 CF Arb 1 $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 1.58 2,000,000
Estevez Carlos Estevez 28 RP Arb 2 $1,900,000 - $1,900,000 $1,900,000 1.50 1,900,000
Diaz Elias Diaz 30 C Arb 2 $1,200,000 - $1,200,000 $1,200,000 0.95 575,000
Diaz Jairo Diaz 30 RP Arb 1 $1,100,000 - $1,100,000 $1,100,000 0.87 1,100,000
Stephenson Robert Stephenson 28 RP Arb 1 $600,000 - $600,000 $600,000 0.47 600,000
Almonte Yency Almonte 27 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Bard Daniel Bard 36 RP/CL Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Boswell Bret Boswell 26 2B Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Bowden Ben Bowden 26 P Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Castellani Ryan Castellani 25 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Daza Yonathan Daza 27 RF Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Diehl Phillip Diehl 26 P Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Doyle Tommy Doyle 25 P Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Fuentes Josh Fuentes 28 1B Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Gilbreath Lucas Gilbreath 25 P Pre-Arb - - -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
Lawrence Justin Lawrence 26 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Mujica Jose Mujica 25 P Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Nunez Dom Nunez 26 C Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Olivarez Helcris Olivarez 20 P Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Rodgers Brendan Rodgers 24 SS Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Santos Antonio Santos 24 P Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Welker Colton Welker 23 3B Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000


2021 Retained Salaries

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

Player (3) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
McGee Jake McGee 34 RP $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 1.58 2,759,260
Shaw Bryan Shaw 33 RP $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 1.58 2,666,667
Davis Wade Davis 35 RP $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.79 9,000,000


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 (6) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Briceno Jose Briceno 28 C 2 - - -0 -0 0
Gonzalez Brian Gonzalez 0 P - - -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 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $119,850,000 $1,633,333 - $121,483,333 $121,483,333
Retained Salary $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $5,000,000
Deferred Salary $106,666 - - $106,666 $106,666
Total Payroll $124,850,000 $1,633,333 - $126,483,333 $126,483,333

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $143,909,260
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $161,909,260
Comp. Balance Tax Space $48,090,740