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Detroit Tigers

Detroit Tigers 2018 Payroll

Tigers 2018 Payroll

An updated look at the Detroit Tigers 2018 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 

Tigers – The Athletic

Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (33) Age Pos. Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Zimmermann Jordan Zimmermann 32 SP Vet $24,000,000 - - $24,000,000 $24,000,000 18.33 22,000,000
Martinez Victor Martinez 39 DH Vet $18,000,000 - - $18,000,000 $18,000,000 13.74 17,000,000
Castellanos Nick Castellanos 26 RF Arb 2 $6,050,000 - - $6,050,000 $6,050,000 4.62 6,050,000
Liriano Francisco Liriano 34 SP Vet $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 3.05 4,000,000
McCann James McCann 28 C Arb 1 $2,375,000 - - $2,375,000 $2,375,000 1.81 2,375,000
Greene Shane Greene 29 RP Arb 1 $1,950,000 - - $1,950,000 $1,950,000 1.49 1,950,000
Wilson Alex Wilson 31 RP Arb 2 $1,925,000 - - $1,925,000 $1,925,000 1.47 1,925,000
Hardy Blaine Hardy 31 RP Pre-Arb $795,000 - - $795,000 $795,000 0.61 795,000
Boyd Matt Boyd 27 SP Pre-Arb $562,000 - - $562,000 $562,000 0.43 562,000
Norris Daniel Norris 25 SP Pre-Arb $561,400 - - $561,400 $561,400 0.43 561,400
Farmer Buck Farmer 27 RP Pre-Arb $554,800 - - $554,800 $554,800 0.42 554,800
Jones Jacoby Jones 26 CF Pre-Arb $549,400 - - $549,400 $549,400 0.42 549,400
Candelario Jeimer Candelario 24 3B Pre-Arb $548,300 - - $548,300 $548,300 0.42 548,300
Jimenez Joe Jimenez 23 RP Pre-Arb $547,200 - - $547,200 $547,200 0.42 547,200
Goodrum Niko Goodrum 26 2B Pre-Arb $545,000 - - $545,000 $545,000 0.42 545,000
Reyes Victor Reyes 23 LF Pre-Arb $545,000 - - $545,000 $545,000 0.42 545,000
Stumpf Daniel Stumpf 27 RP Pre-Arb $552,000 - - $552,000 $519,400 0.40 552,000
VerHagen Drew VerHagen 27 RP Pre-Arb $551,400 - - $551,400 $429,925 0.33 551,400
Coleman Louis Coleman 32 RP Arb 4 $545,000 - - $545,000 $416,060 0.32 545,000
Rodriguez Ronny Rodriguez 26 3B Pre-Arb $545,000 - - $545,000 $313,510 0.24 545,000
Greiner Grayson Greiner 25 C Pre-Arb $545,000 - - $545,000 $295,930 0.23 545,000
Mahtook Mikie Mahtook 28 LF Pre-Arb $560,400 - - $560,400 $292,261 0.22 560,400
Adduci Jim Adduci 33 CF Pre-Arb $545,000 - - $545,000 $263,700 0.20 545,000
Alcantara Victor Alcantara 25 RP Pre-Arb $545,000 - - $545,000 $231,470 0.18 545,000
Reininger Zac Reininger 25 RP Pre-Arb $545,000 - - $545,000 $146,500 0.11 545,000
Kozma Pete Kozma 30 SS Arb 1 $545,000 - - $545,000 $120,130 0.09 545,000
Lugo Dawel Lugo 23 SS Pre-Arb $545,000 - - $545,000 $99,620 0.08 545,000
Baez Sandy Baez 24 SP Pre-Arb $545,000 - - $545,000 $93,760 0.07 545,000
Hall Matt Hall 24 RP Pre-Arb $545,000 - - $545,000 $87,900 0.07 545,000
Saltalamacchia Jarrod Saltalamacchia 33 C Vet $650,000 - - $650,000 $76,890 0.06 650,000
Stewart Christin Stewart 24 OF Pre-Arb $545,000 - - $545,000 $64,460 0.05 545,000
Turnbull Spencer Turnbull 25 SP Pre-Arb $545,000 - - $545,000 $58,600 0.04 545,000
Castro Harold Castro 24 3B Pre-Arb $545,000 - - $545,000 $29,300 0.02 545,000


2018 Injured List

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

Player (5) Age Pos. Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Cabrera Miguel Cabrera
(10-day, Biceps)
35 1B Vet $30,000,000 - - $30,000,000 $30,000,000 22.91 29,200,000
Iglesias Jose Iglesias
(60-day, Abdominal)
28 SS Arb 3 $6,275,000 - - $6,275,000 $6,275,000 4.79 6,275,000
Fulmer Michael Fulmer
(60-day, Knee)
25 SP Pre-Arb $575,200 - - $575,200 $575,200 0.44 575,200
Hicks John Hicks
(60-day, Groin)
28 1B Pre-Arb $551,300 - - $551,300 $551,300 0.42 551,300
Lewicki Artie Lewicki
(60-day, Elbow)
26 P Pre-Arb $545,000 - - $545,000 $319,370 0.24 545,000


2018 Retained Salaries

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

Player (7) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Verlander Justin Verlander 35 SP $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 6.11 39,256,831
Fielder Prince Fielder 34 DH $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $6,000,000 4.58 6,000,000
Sanchez Anibal Sanchez 34 RP $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 3.82 5,000,000
Fiers Michael Fiers 33 SP $4,193,552 - - $4,193,552 $4,193,552 3.20 4,193,552
Martin Leonys Martin 30 CF $1,166,642 - - $1,166,642 $1,166,642 0.89 1,166,642
McAllister Zach McAllister 30 RP $26,370 - - $26,370 $26,370 0.02 26,370
Smoker Josh Smoker 29 RP $15,335 - - $15,335 $15,335 0.01 15,335


2018 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 Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Rodriguez Francisco Rodriguez 36 RP $2,000,000 - -0 $2,000,000 $2,000,000


2018 Minor/In the System

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

Player (30) League Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
LeBlanc Wade LeBlanc 33 RP $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1,000,000
Gentry Craig Gentry 34 LF $900,000 - - $900,000 $750,045 900,000
Tepesch Nick Tepesch 29 SP $572,300 - - $572,300 $572,300 572,300
Machado Dixon Machado 26 SS $553,600 - - $553,600 $291,648 553,600
Saupold Warwick Saupold 28 RP $550,400 - - $550,400 $254,474 550,400
Barbato Johnny Barbato 25 RP $548,600 - - $548,600 $185,787 548,600
Carpenter Ryan Carpenter 28 SP $545,000 - - $545,000 $210,960 545,000
Chapman Kevin Chapman 30 RP $545,000 - - $545,000 $545,000 545,000
Gerber Mike Gerber 25 OF $545,000 - - $545,000 $84,970 545,000
Peterson Dustin Peterson 23 RF $545,000 - - $545,000 $545,000 545,000
Turner Jacob Turner 27 RP $545,000 - - $545,000 $11,720 545,000
Alcantara Sergio Alcantara 21 2B - - - -0 -0 0
Aumont Phillippe Aumont 29 RP - - - -0 -0 0
Binford Christian Binford 25 P - - - -0 -0 0
Castro Willi Castro 21 SS - - - -0 -0 0
Cervenka Hunter Cervenka 28 RP - - - -0 -0 0
Comer Kevin Comer 25 SP - - - -0 -0 0
Espinal Edwin Espinal 24 1B - - - -0 -0 0
Huffman Chad Huffman 33 1B - - - -0 -0 0
Jimenez Eduardo Jimenez 23 P - - - -0 -0 0
Montgomery Mark Montgomery 27 P - - - -0 -0 0
Moreno Gerson Moreno 22 P - - - -0 -0 0
Pena Brayan Pena 36 C - - - -0 -0 0
Quintana Gabriel Quintana 25 3B - - - -0 -0 0
Russell James Russell 32 RP - - - -0 -0 0
Scivicque Kade Scivicque 25 C - - - -0 -0 0
Soto Gregory Soto 23 P - - - -0 -0 0
Thielbar Caleb Thielbar 31 RP - - - -0 -0 0
Thole Josh Thole 31 C - - - -0 -0 0
Yeguez Enrique Yeguez 0 P - - - -0 -0 0


2018 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (7) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
MizeCasey Mize 21 P - $7,500,000 - $7,500,000 $7,500,000 5.73
MeadowsParker Meadows 18 OF - $2,500,000 - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 1.91
de la CruzJose de la Cruz 0 OF - $1,800,000 - $1,800,000 $1,800,000 1.37
ReyesAdinso Reyes 0 SS - $1,450,000 - $1,450,000 $1,450,000 1.11
LiniakKingston Liniak 18 OF - $900,000 - $900,000 $900,000 0.69
ClemensKody Clemens 22 2B - $600,000 - $600,000 $600,000 0.46
WolfAdam Wolf 21 P - $398,300 - $398,300 $398,300 0.30
SkubalTarik Skubal 21 P - $350,000 - $350,000 $350,000 0.27
SmithHugh Smith 21 P - $300,000 - $300,000 $300,000 0.23
HallMatt Hall 24 RP - $239,400 - $239,400 $239,400 0.18
De La RosaEric De La Rosa 21 OF - $231,900 - $231,900 $231,900 0.18
BurksJeremiah Burks 21 SS - $182,900 - $182,900 $182,900 0.14
MurphyKacey Murphy 21 P - $145,000 - $145,000 $145,000 0.11
SmithKelvin Smith 18 3B - $140,000 - $140,000 $140,000 0.11
AmesNick Ames 21 1B - $125,000 - $125,000 $125,000 0.10
CongerMaddux Conger 22 P - $125,000 - $125,000 $125,000 0.10
DugasDayton Dugas 21 OF - $125,000 - $125,000 $125,000 0.10
HamptonReece Hampton 21 OF - $125,000 - $125,000 $125,000 0.10
ProctorChristopher Proctor 21 C - $125,000 - $125,000 $125,000 0.10
TuckAvery Tuck 20 OF - $125,000 - $125,000 $125,000 0.10
VerdonJordan Verdon 0 3B - $125,000 - $125,000 $125,000 0.10
BrinkmanClark Brinkman 22 OF - $110,000 - $110,000 $110,000 0.08
HillGarrett Hill 22 P - $100,000 - $100,000 $100,000 0.08
MalisZach Malis 21 3B - $100,000 - $100,000 $100,000 0.08
ReyesDaniel Reyes 21 OF - $80,000 - $80,000 $80,000 0.06
ChentoufYasin Chentouf 21 OF - $75,000 - $75,000 $75,000 0.06
FernanderChavez Fernander 20 P - $75,000 - $75,000 $75,000 0.06
ReyesAngel Reyes 20 P - $70,000 - $70,000 $70,000 0.05
AriasKevynn Arias 21 C - $15,000 - $15,000 $15,000 0.01
DeatherageBrock Deatherage 22 OF - $10,000 - $10,000 $10,000 0.01
SherleyLuke Sherley 22 SS - $7,500 - $7,500 $7,500 0.01
DeCasterEthan DeCaster 23 P - $4,000 - $4,000 $4,000 0.00
ValenteJohn Valente 23 3B - $2,500 - $2,500 $2,500 0.00
BargfeldtJeb Bargfeldt 22 P - $1,500 - $1,500 $1,500 0.00
ChildersJustin Childers 22 1B - $1,500 - $1,500 $1,500 0.00
EspositoVinny Esposito 22 OF - $1,500 - $1,500 $1,500 0.00
JareckiMatthew Jarecki 22 OF - $1,500 - $1,500 $1,500 0.00
KirbyChance Kirby 22 P - $1,500 - $1,500 $1,500 0.00
LedesmaStevie Ledesma 22 P - $1,500 - $1,500 $1,500 0.00
TobeyJared Tobey 22 P - $1,500 - $1,500 $1,500 0.00
VancenaJayce Vancena 22 P - $1,500 - $1,500 $1,500 0.00
WelhafRobbie Welhaf 23 P - - - -0 -0 0.00


2018 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $72,906,900 - - $72,906,900 $67,047,516
Injured Reserve Money $37,946,500 - - $37,946,500 $37,720,870
Retained Salary $24,401,899 - - $24,401,899 $24,401,899
Deferred Salary $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000 $2,000,000
Buried Minor Salary $4,187,600 - - $4,187,600 $1,789,604
Total Payroll $139,442,899 - - $139,442,899 $130,959,889