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Detroit Tigers 2020 Payroll

An updated look at the Detroit Tigers 2020 payroll salary table, including active salaries, bonuses, statuses, retained & dead payments, minor/non-roster players, and team totals.

Tigers – The Athletic

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Active Players (29) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Cabrera Miguel Cabrera 37 DH Vet $30,000,000 - $30,000,000 $30,000,000 29.17 29,200,000
Zimmermann Jordan Zimmermann 34 SP Vet $25,000,000 - $25,000,000 $25,000,000 24.31 22,000,000
Cron C.J. Cron 30 1B Arb 3 $6,100,000 - $6,100,000 $6,100,000 5.93 6,100,000
Schoop Jonathan Schoop 28 2B Vet $6,100,000 - $6,100,000 $6,100,000 5.93 6,100,000
Boyd Matt Boyd 29 SP Arb 2 $5,300,000 - $5,300,000 $5,300,000 5.15 5,300,000
Romine Austin Romine 31 C Vet $4,150,000 - $4,150,000 $4,150,000 4.04 4,150,000
Fulmer Michael Fulmer 27 SP Arb 2 2 $2,800,000 - $2,800,000 $2,800,000 2.72 2,800,000
Jones Jacoby Jones 28 CF Arb 1 2 $1,575,000 - $1,575,000 $1,575,000 1.53 1,575,000
Maybin Cameron Maybin 33 RF Vet $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.46 1,500,000
Nova Ivan Nova 33 SP Vet $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.46 1,500,000
Farmer Buck Farmer 29 RP Arb 1 $1,150,000 - $1,150,000 $1,150,000 1.12 1,150,000
Goodrum Niko Goodrum 28 SS Pre-Arb 3 $698,200 - $698,200 $698,200 0.68 698,200
Jimenez Joe Jimenez 25 RP/CL Pre-Arb 2 $584,900 - $584,900 $584,900 0.57 584,900
Candelario Jeimer Candelario 26 3B Pre-Arb $583,300 - $583,300 $583,300 0.57 583,300
Reyes Victor Reyes 25 RF Pre-Arb 2 $573,900 - $573,900 $573,900 0.56 573,900
Turnbull Spencer Turnbull 27 SP Pre-Arb 2 $573,500 - $573,500 $573,500 0.56 573,500
Greiner Grayson Greiner 27 C Pre-Arb 2 $571,800 - $571,800 $571,800 0.56 571,800
Stewart Christin Stewart 26 LF Pre-Arb 3 $571,600 - $571,600 $571,600 0.56 571,600
Cisnero Jose Cisnero 31 RP Pre-Arb 1 $571,200 - $571,200 $571,200 0.56 571,200
Castro Harold Castro 26 3B Pre-Arb 2 $570,700 - $570,700 $570,700 0.55 570,700
Lugo Dawel Lugo 25 SS Pre-Arb $570,100 - $570,100 $570,100 0.55 570,100
Soto Gregory Soto 25 RP Pre-Arb 1 $567,800 - $567,800 $567,800 0.55 567,800
Alexander Tyler Alexander 25 RP Pre-Arb 2 $566,600 - $566,600 $566,600 0.55 566,600
McKay David McKay 25 RP Pre-Arb 2 $565,800 - $565,800 $565,800 0.55 565,800
Garcia Bryan Garcia 25 RP Pre-Arb 3 $564,400 - $564,400 $564,400 0.55 564,400
Garcia Rony Garcia 22 RP Pre-Arb 3 $563,500 - $563,500 $563,500 0.55 563,500
Mercer Jordy Mercer 33 SS Vet - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Ramirez Nick Ramirez 30 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Schreiber John Schreiber 26 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500


2020 Injured List

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

Player (1) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Norris Daniel Norris
(10-day, Illness)
27 SP Arb 2 1 $2,960,000 - $2,960,000 $2,960,000 2.88 2,960,000


2020 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
Fielder Prince Fielder 36 DH $6,000,000 - $6,000,000 $6,000,000 5.83 0


2020 Player Pool

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

Player (30) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Demeritte Travis Demeritte AAA 25 RF 3 $566,400 - $566,400 $566,400 566,400
Haase Eric Haase AAA 27 C 1 $565,400 - $565,400 $565,400 565,400
Adleman Tim Adleman AAA 32 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Agrazal Dario Agrazal AAA 25 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Alcantara Sergio Alcantara AAA 23 2B 1 - - -0 -0 0
Blackwood Nolan Blackwood 25 P - - -0 -0 0
Bonifacio Jorge Bonifacio AAA 27 RF - - -0 -0 0
Burrows Beau Burrows AAA 23 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Cameron Daz Cameron AAA 23 OF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Castro Anthony Castro AAA 25 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Castro Willi Castro AAA 23 SS 1 - - -0 -0 0
Chiang Shao-Ching Chiang AAA 26 P - - -0 -0 0
Dixon Brandon Dixon AAA 28 1B 2 - - -0 -0 0
Faedo Alex Faedo 24 P - - -0 -0 0
Funkhouser Kyle Funkhouser AAA 26 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Godley Zack Godley 30 SP - - -0 -0 0
Greene Riley Greene 19 OF - - -0 -0 0
Hill Derek Hill AA 24 OF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Manning Matt Manning 22 P - - -0 -0 0
Mize Casey Mize 23 P - - -0 -0 0
Paredes Isaac Paredes AAA 21 INF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Perez Franklin Perez AA 22 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Policelli Brady Policelli 25 C - - -0 -0 0
Rogers Jake Rogers AAA 25 C 3 - - -0 -0 0
Santiago Hector Santiago AAA 32 RP - - -0 -0 0
Schwindel Frank Schwindel AAA 28 1B 3 - - -0 -0 0
Skubal Tarik Skubal 23 P - - -0 -0 0
Smith Chris Smith AAA 31 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Stokes Troy Stokes AAA 24 OF 2 - - -0 -0 0
Torkelson Spencer Torkelson 20 3B - - -0 -0 0


2020 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
TorkelsonSpencer Torkelson 20 3B - $8,416,300 $8,416,300 $8,416,300 8.18
DinglerDillon Dingler 21 C - $1,925,300 $1,925,300 $1,925,300 1.87
CabreraDanny Cabrera 21 OF - $1,200,000 $1,200,000 $1,200,000 1.17
WorkmanGage Workman 20 3B - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.97
CruzTrei Cruz 21 SS - $900,000 $900,000 $900,000 0.88
KeithColt Keith 18 3B - $500,000 $500,000 $500,000 0.49


2020 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $93,872,300 - - $93,872,300 $93,872,300
Injured Reserve Money $2,960,000 - - $2,960,000 $2,960,000
Retained Salary $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $6,000,000
Total Payroll $102,832,300 - - $102,832,300 $102,832,300

 

2020 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $208,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $94,747,600
Estimated Player Benefits $15,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $112,247,600
Comp. Balance Tax Space $95,752,400