Houston Astros

Houston Astros 2022 Payroll

Astros 2022 Payroll

An updated look at the Houston Astros 2022 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 
Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (28) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Altuve Jose Altuve 32 2B Vet $26,000,000 $3,000,000 $29,000,000 $29,000,000 14.95 23,357,143
Verlander Justin Verlander 39 SP Vet $25,000,000 - $25,000,000 $25,000,000 12.89 25,000,000
McCullers Lance McCullers 28 SP Vet $15,250,000 $583,333 $15,833,333 $15,833,333 8.16 17,000,000
Bregman Alex Bregman 28 3B Arb 3 3 $11,000,000 $1,666,667 $12,666,666 $12,666,666 6.53 20,000,000
Pressly Ryan Pressly 33 RP/CL Vet $10,000,000 - $10,000,000 $10,000,000 5.15 10,000,000
Gurriel Yulieski Gurriel 38 1B Pre-Arb $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 4.12 8,000,000
Neris Hector Neris 33 RP Vet $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 4.12 8,500,000
Maldonado Martin Maldonado 35 C Vet $5,000,000 - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 2.58 5,000,000
Smith Will Smith 32 RP Vet $13,000,000 - $13,000,000 $4,642,857 2.39 4,642,857
Diaz Aledmys Diaz 31 SS Arb 3 $4,450,000 - $4,450,000 $4,450,000 2.29 4,450,000
Valdez Framber Valdez 28 SP Arb 1 2 $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 1.55 3,000,000
Montero Rafael Montero 31 RP Arb 4 $2,725,000 - $2,725,000 $2,725,000 1.40 2,725,000
Mancini Trey Mancini 30 1B Arb 3 $7,500,000 - $7,500,000 $2,678,585 1.38 2,928,585
Vazquez Christian Vazquez 31 C Vet $7,000,000 - $7,000,000 $2,461,568 1.27 2,461,568
Stanek Ryne Stanek 30 RP Arb 2 1 $2,100,000 - $2,100,000 $2,100,000 1.08 2,100,000
Maton Phil Maton 29 RP Arb 2 1 $1,550,000 - $1,550,000 $1,550,000 0.80 1,550,000
Garcia Luis Garcia 25 SP Pre-Arb 3 $1,251,500 - $1,251,500 $1,251,500 0.65 1,251,500
Alvarez Yordan Alvarez 25 DH Pre-Arb 3 $764,600 - $764,600 $764,600 0.39 764,600
Tucker Kyle Tucker 25 RF Pre-Arb 1 $764,200 - $764,200 $764,200 0.39 764,200
Javier Cristian Javier 25 SP Pre-Arb 3 $749,100 - $749,100 $749,100 0.39 749,100
Urquidy Jose Urquidy 27 SP Pre-Arb 2 $748,700 - $748,700 $748,700 0.39 748,700
Abreu Bryan Abreu 25 RP Pre-Arb 1 $719,600 - $719,600 $719,600 0.37 719,600
Pena Jeremy Pena 24 SS Pre-Arb 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $700,000 0.36 700,000
McCormick Chas McCormick 27 CF Pre-Arb 3 $703,800 - $703,800 $696,060 0.36 696,060
Meyers Jake Meyers 26 OF Pre-Arb 3 $710,500 - $710,500 $589,504 0.30 589,504
Dubon Mauricio Dubon 27 CF Pre-Arb $715,000 - $715,000 $565,776 0.29 565,776
Hensley David Hensley 26 SS Pre-Arb 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $176,916 0.09 176,916
Brown Hunter Brown 23 RP Pre-Arb 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $130,764 0.07 130,764


2022 Injured List

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

Player (3) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Brantley Michael Brantley
(60-day, Shoulder)
35 LF Vet $16,000,000 - $16,000,000 $16,000,000 8.25 16,000,000
Castro Jason Castro
(60-day, Knee)
35 C Vet $3,750,000 $1,000,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 2.45 4,750,000
James Josh James
(60-day, Back)
29 RP Arb 1 2 $800,000 - $800,000 $800,000 0.41 800,000


2022 Retained Salaries

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

Player (29) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Odorizzi Jake Odorizzi 32 SP $3,241,728 $3,000,000 $6,241,728 $6,241,728 3.22 0
Baez Pedro Baez 34 RP $5,500,000 - $5,500,000 $5,500,000 2.84 6,250,000
Gilbert Drew Gilbert 21 CF - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 1.29 2,500,000
Goodrum Niko Goodrum 30 2B $2,100,000 - $2,100,000 $2,100,000 1.08 2,100,000
Baez Luis Baez 0 OF - $1,300,000 $1,300,000 $1,300,000 0.67 1,300,000
Clifford Ryan Clifford 18 LF - $1,256,530 $1,256,530 $1,256,530 0.65 1,256,530
Melton Jacob Melton 21 CF - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.52 1,000,000
Taylor Andrew Taylor 20 SP - $807,200 $807,200 $807,200 0.42 807,200
Gomez Kenny Gomez 0 OF - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000 0.36 700,000
Capellán Samuel Capellán 0 SS - $500,000 $500,000 $500,000 0.26 500,000
Knorr Michael Knorr 22 SP - $487,500 $487,500 $487,500 0.25 487,500
Dombroski Trey Dombroski 21 SP - $443,900 $443,900 $443,900 0.23 443,900
Ramirez Rafael Ramirez 0 3B - $360,000 $360,000 $360,000 0.19 360,000
Siri Jose Siri 26 CF $348,120 - $348,120 $348,120 0.18 348,120
Jones Taylor Jones 28 1B $306,520 - $306,520 $306,520 0.16 306,520
DeVos Nolan DeVos 21 P - $197,500 $197,500 $197,500 0.10 197,500
Blubaugh A.J. Blubaugh 21 P - $172,500 $172,500 $172,500 0.09 172,500
Dezenzo Zach Dezenzo 22 SS - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.06 125,000
Loftin Jackson Loftin 22 SS - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.06 125,000
Mancini Joey Mancini 21 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.06 125,000
Sacco Jr. Tommy Sacco Jr. 23 SS - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.06 125,000
Guilfoil Tyler Guilfoil 22 P - $122,500 $122,500 $122,500 0.06 122,500
Price Colin Price 22 C - $122,500 $122,500 $122,500 0.06 122,500
Cole Jr. Zach Cole Jr. 21 OF - $97,500 $97,500 $97,500 0.05 97,500
Gillis Brett Gillis 22 P - $97,500 $97,500 $97,500 0.05 97,500
Garcia John Garcia 21 C - $75,000 $75,000 $75,000 0.04 75,000
Borden II Tim Borden II 22 SS - $50,000 $50,000 $50,000 0.03 50,000
Wrobleski Ryan Wrobleski 22 C - $30,000 $30,000 $30,000 0.02 30,000
McGowan Garrett McGowan 23 1B - $20,000 $20,000 $20,000 0.01 20,000


2022 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
Greinke Zack Greinke 38 SP $12,500,000 - $12,500,000 $12,500,000


2022 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $158,802,000 $5,250,000 - $164,051,999 $144,964,729
Injured List Money $20,550,000 $1,000,000 - $21,550,000 $21,550,000
Retained Salary $11,496,368 $13,840,130 - $25,336,498 $25,336,498
Deferred Salary $12,500,000 - - $12,500,000 $12,500,000
Total Payroll $190,848,368 $20,090,130 - $210,938,497 $191,851,227

 

2022 Active Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $230,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $192,102,256
Estimated Player Benefits $16,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,250,000
Pre-Arbitration Bonus Pool Contribution $1,666,666
Proj. Tax Payroll $212,018,922


2022 Minor

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

Player (12) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Taylor Blake Taylor 26 RP 3 $731,800 - $731,800 $643,360 643,360
Bielak Brandon Bielak AAA 26 RP 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $119,226 119,226
Blanco Ronel Blanco AAA 28 RP 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $96,154 96,154
Diaz Yainer Diaz AAA 23 C 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $111,534 111,534
Lee Korey Lee AAA 23 C 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $119,226 119,226
Martinez Seth Martinez AAA 27 RP 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $426,906 426,906
Matijevic J.J. Matijevic AAA 26 2B 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $299,988 299,988
Mushinski Parker Mushinski AAA 26 RP 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $269,220 269,220
Paredes Enoli Paredes AAA 26 RP 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $26,922 26,922
Perez Joe Perez AA 22 3B 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $23,077 23,077
Dubin Shawn Dubin AAA 26 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Whitley Forrest Whitley AAA 24 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Alberto Rivera Jose Alberto Rivera A 25 RP R5 - - -0 -0 0
Barber Colin Barber A 21 CF '23 - - -0 -0 0
Barefoot Matthew Barefoot AA 24 CF '22 - - -0 -0 0
Barreto Franklin Barreto AAA 26 SS - - -0 -0 0
Brewer Jordan Brewer AA 24 CF '22 - - -0 -0 0
Cerny Logan Cerny A 22 OF '24 - - -0 -0 0
Conine Brett Conine AAA 25 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Costes Marty Costes AAA 26 OF R5 - - -0 -0 0
Daniels Zach Daniels A 23 OF '23 - - -0 -0 0
De Goti Alex De Goti AAA 27 SS 3 - - -0 -0 0
Díaz Edwin Díaz AA 26 3B R5 - - -0 -0 0
Donato Chad Donato AAA 27 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Endersby Jimmy Endersby AA 24 P '23 - - -0 -0 0
France J.P. France AAA 27 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Gonzalez Cristian Gonzalez A 20 SS '22 - - -0 -0 0
Hansen Austin Hansen AAA 25 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Ivey Tyler Ivey AAA 26 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Kessinger Grae Kessinger AA 24 SS '22 - - -0 -0 0
Leon Pedro Leon AAA 24 OF '24 - - -0 -0 0
Lorenzo Dauri Lorenzo 0 SS '23 - - -0 -0 0
McKee Colin McKee AAA 28 RP R5 - - -0 -0 0
McKenna Alex McKenna AAA 24 OF R5 - - -0 -0 0
Melendez Jaime Melendez AA 20 P '23 - - -0 -0 0
Murray Jayden Murray AAA 25 P '22 - - -0 -0 0
Nova Freudis Nova AAA 0 SS 2 - - -0 -0 0
Salazar Cesar Salazar AAA 26 C R5 - - -0 -0 0
Santos II Alex Santos II A 20 P '24 - - -0 -0 0
Scheetz Kit Scheetz AAA 28 RP R5 - - -0 -0 0
Scrubb Andre Scrubb AAA 27 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Shaver Colton Shaver AAA 26 C R5 - - -0 -0 0
Solis Jairo Solis AA 22 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Stubbs C.J. Stubbs A 25 C '22 - - -0 -0 0
Tamarez Misael Tamarez AA 22 P '23 - - -0 -0 0
Torres Jojanse Torres AA 26 SP R5 - - -0 -0 0
Whitaker Tyler Whitaker A 19 OF '25 - - -0 -0 0
Whitcomb Shay Whitcomb AA 23 SS '23 - - -0 -0 0