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Detroit Tigers

Detroit Tigers 2021 Payroll

Tigers 2021 Payroll

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

 

Tigers – 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
Cabrera Miguel Cabrera 38 DH Vet $30,000,000 - $30,000,000 $30,000,000 35.92 29,200,000
Boyd Matt Boyd 30 SP Arb 3 $6,500,000 - $6,500,000 $6,500,000 7.78 6,500,000
Grossman Robbie Grossman 31 LF Vet $5,000,000 - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 5.99 5,000,000
Schoop Jonathan Schoop 29 2B Vet $4,500,000 - $4,500,000 $4,500,000 5.39 4,500,000
Norris Daniel Norris 28 RP Arb 3 $3,475,000 - $3,475,000 $3,475,000 4.16 3,475,000
Urena Jose Urena 29 SP Arb 3 $3,250,000 - $3,250,000 $3,250,000 3.89 3,250,000
Fulmer Michael Fulmer 28 RP Arb 3 2 $3,100,000 - $3,100,000 $3,100,000 3.71 3,100,000
Candelario Jeimer Candelario 27 1B Arb 1 $2,850,000 - $2,850,000 $2,850,000 3.41 2,850,000
Jones Jacoby Jones 29 CF Arb 2 2 $2,650,000 - $2,650,000 $2,650,000 3.17 2,650,000
Goodrum Niko Goodrum 29 2B Arb 1 3 $2,100,000 - $2,100,000 $2,100,000 2.51 2,100,000
Mazara Nomar Mazara 26 RF Arb 3 $1,750,000 - $1,750,000 $1,750,000 2.10 1,750,000
Jimenez Joe Jimenez 26 RP Arb 1 2 $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.80 1,500,000
Cisnero Jose Cisnero 32 RP Arb 1 1 $970,000 - $970,000 $970,000 1.16 970,000
Turnbull Spencer Turnbull 28 SP Pre-Arb 2 $586,900 - $586,900 $586,900 0.70 586,900
Greiner Grayson Greiner 28 C Pre-Arb 2 $583,100 - $583,100 $583,100 0.70 583,100
Castro Harold Castro 27 3B Pre-Arb 2 $581,700 - $581,700 $581,700 0.70 581,700
Soto Gregory Soto 26 RP Pre-Arb 1 $579,600 - $579,600 $579,600 0.69 579,600
Alexander Tyler Alexander 26 RP Pre-Arb 2 $578,800 - $578,800 $578,800 0.69 578,800
Castro Willi Castro 24 SS Pre-Arb 1 $578,500 - $578,500 $578,500 0.69 578,500
Garcia Bryan Garcia 26 RP/CL Pre-Arb 3 $576,600 - $576,600 $576,600 0.69 576,600
Skubal Tarik Skubal 24 SP Pre-Arb 3 $574,300 - $574,300 $574,300 0.69 574,300
Mize Casey Mize 24 SP Pre-Arb 3 $574,100 - $574,100 $574,100 0.69 574,100
Baddoo Akil Baddoo 22 OF Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 0.68 570,500
Lange Alex Lange 25 RP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $539,792 0.65 539,792
Funkhouser Kyle Funkhouser 27 SP Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $460,050 0.55 460,050
Rogers Jake Rogers 26 C Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $456,983 0.55 456,983


2021 Injured List

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

Player (4) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Teheran Julio Teheran
(60-day, Shoulder)
30 SP Vet $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 3.59 3,000,000
Ramos Wilson Ramos
(10-day, Arm)
33 C Vet $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.39 2,000,000
Holland Derek Holland
(10-day, Shoulder)
34 RP Vet $925,000 - $925,000 $925,000 1.11 925,000
Ramirez Erasmo Ramirez
(10-day, Pectoral)
31 SP Vet $800,000 - $800,000 $640,849 0.77 640,849


2021 Minor/In the System

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

Player (28) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Reyes Victor Reyes 26 RF 2 $587,100 - $587,100 $119,928 119,928
Garcia Rony Garcia 23 RP 3 $575,000 - $575,000 $49,456 49,456
Hill Derek Hill 25 OF 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $3,067 3,067
Short Zack Short 26 2B 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $9,201 9,201
Burrows Beau Burrows 24 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Cameron Daz Cameron 24 OF 2 - - -0 -0 0
Faedo Alex Faedo 25 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Manning Matt Manning 23 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Paredes Isaac Paredes 22 3B 2 - - -0 -0 0
Perez Franklin Perez 23 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Wentz Joey Wentz 23 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Farmer Buck Farmer 30 RP $1,850,000 - $1,850,000 $1,850,000 1,850,000
Peralta Wily Peralta 32 RP $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1,500,000
Nunez Renato Nunez 27 3B $570,500 - $570,500 $30,670 30,670
Coshow Cale Coshow 28 P - - -0 -0 0
Del Pozo Miguel Del Pozo 28 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Garneau Dustin Garneau 33 C - - -0 -0 0
Haase Eric Haase 28 C - - -0 -0 0
Hutchison Drew Hutchison 30 SP - - -0 -0 0
Krol Ian Krol 30 RP - - -0 -0 0
Leiter Mark Leiter 30 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Markey Brad Markey 29 P - - -0 -0 0
Moore Andrew Moore 27 SP - - -0 -0 0
Rodriguez Aderlin Rodriguez 29 3B - - -0 -0 0
Ross Robbie Ross 32 RP - - -0 -0 0
St. John Locke St. John 28 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Stewart Christin Stewart 27 LF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Taylor Ben Taylor 28 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0


2021 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (0) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
SantanaCristian Santana 0 SS - $2,975,000 $2,975,000 $2,975,000 3.56
BastidasAbel Bastidas 0 SS - $1,175,000 $1,175,000 $1,175,000 1.41
CastilloRayner Castillo 0 SS - $600,000 $600,000 $600,000 0.72
PelegrinCarlos Pelegrin 0 OF - $550,000 $550,000 $550,000 0.66
DiazYimmy Diaz 0 SS - $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 0.36


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $75,140,600 - - $75,140,600 $74,885,925
Injured Reserve Money $6,725,000 - - $6,725,000 $6,565,849
Buried Minor Salary $4,723,600 - - $4,723,600 $2,062,322
Total Payroll $86,589,200 - - $86,589,200 $83,514,096

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $82,714,096
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $100,714,096
Comp. Balance Tax Space $109,285,904