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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 47.43 29,200,000
Boyd Matt Boyd 30 SP Arb 3 $6,500,000 - $6,500,000 $6,500,000 10.28 6,500,000
Grossman Robbie Grossman 31 OF Vet $5,000,000 - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 7.91 5,000,000
Norris Daniel Norris 28 SP Arb 3 $3,475,000 - $3,475,000 $3,475,000 5.49 3,475,000
Urena Jose Urena 29 SP Arb 3 $3,250,000 - $3,250,000 $3,250,000 5.14 3,250,000
Fulmer Michael Fulmer 28 SP Arb 3 2 $3,100,000 - $3,100,000 $3,100,000 4.90 3,100,000
Candelario Jeimer Candelario 27 3B Arb 1 $2,850,000 - $2,850,000 $2,850,000 4.51 2,850,000
Jones Jacoby Jones 29 CF Arb 2 2 $2,650,000 - $2,650,000 $2,650,000 4.19 2,650,000
Goodrum Niko Goodrum 29 SS Arb 1 3 $2,100,000 - $2,100,000 $2,100,000 3.32 2,100,000
Farmer Buck Farmer 30 RP/CL Arb 2 $1,850,000 - $1,850,000 $1,850,000 2.93 1,850,000
Jimenez Joe Jimenez 26 RP Arb 1 2 $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 2.37 1,500,000
Cisnero Jose Cisnero 32 RP Arb 1 1 $970,000 - $970,000 $970,000 1.53 970,000
Alcantara Sergio Alcantara 24 2B Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Alexander Tyler Alexander 26 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Baddoo Akil Baddoo 22 OF Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Castro Harold Castro 27 3B Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Castro Willi Castro 24 SS Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Garcia Bryan Garcia 26 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Garneau Dustin Garneau 33 C Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Greiner Grayson Greiner 28 C Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Paredes Isaac Paredes 22 INF Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Reyes Victor Reyes 26 OF Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Schreiber John Schreiber 27 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Skubal Tarik Skubal 24 P Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Soto Gregory Soto 26 RP Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Turnbull Spencer Turnbull 28 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000


2021 Minor/In the System

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

Player (23) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Burrows Beau Burrows 24 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Cameron Daz Cameron 24 OF 2 - - -0 -0 0
Demeritte Travis Demeritte 26 LF 2 - - -0 -0 0
Faedo Alex Faedo 25 P - - -0 -0 0
Funkhouser Kyle Funkhouser 27 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Garcia Rony Garcia 23 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Hill Derek Hill 25 OF 2 - - -0 -0 0
Lange Alex Lange 25 P - - -0 -0 0
Manning Matt Manning 23 P - - -0 -0 0
Mize Casey Mize 24 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Perez Franklin Perez 23 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Rogers Jake Rogers 26 C 2 - - -0 -0 0
Short Zack Short 26 2B 2 - - -0 -0 0
Stewart Christin Stewart 27 LF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Wentz Joey Wentz 23 P - - -0 -0 0
Del Pozo Miguel Del Pozo 28 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Haase Eric Haase 28 C - - -0 -0 0
Krol Ian Krol 30 RP - - -0 -0 0
Moore Andrew Moore 27 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Ramirez Erasmo Ramirez 31 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 - - -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 4.70
BastidasAbel Bastidas 0 SS - $1,175,000 $1,175,000 $1,175,000 1.86
CastilloRayner Castillo 0 SS - $600,000 $600,000 $600,000 0.95
PelegrinCarlos Pelegrin 0 OF - $550,000 $550,000 $550,000 0.87
DiazYimmy Diaz 0 SS - $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 0.47


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $63,245,000 - - $63,245,000 $63,245,000
Total Payroll $63,245,000 - - $63,245,000 $63,245,000

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $69,920,000
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $87,920,000
Comp. Balance Tax Space $122,080,000