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.

 

Astros – 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
Altuve Jose Altuve 32 2B Vet $26,000,000 $3,000,000 $29,000,000 $29,000,000 16.51 23,357,143
Verlander Justin Verlander 39 SP Vet $25,000,000 - $25,000,000 $25,000,000 14.23 25,000,000
Bregman Alex Bregman 28 3B Arb 3 3 $11,000,000 $1,666,667 $12,666,666 $12,666,666 7.21 20,000,000
Pressly Ryan Pressly 33 RP/CL Vet $10,000,000 - $10,000,000 $10,000,000 5.69 10,000,000
Gurriel Yulieski Gurriel 38 1B Pre-Arb $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 4.55 8,000,000
Neris Hector Neris 33 RP Vet $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 4.55 8,500,000
Odorizzi Jake Odorizzi 32 SP Vet $5,000,000 $3,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 4.55 7,833,333
Maldonado Martin Maldonado 35 C Vet $5,000,000 - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 2.85 5,000,000
Diaz Aledmys Diaz 31 SS Arb 3 $4,450,000 - $4,450,000 $4,450,000 2.53 4,450,000
Valdez Framber Valdez 28 SP Arb 1 2 $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 1.71 3,000,000
Montero Rafael Montero 31 RP Arb 4 $2,725,000 - $2,725,000 $2,725,000 1.55 2,725,000
Stanek Ryne Stanek 30 RP Arb 2 1 $2,100,000 - $2,100,000 $2,100,000 1.20 2,100,000
Maton Phil Maton 29 RP Arb 2 1 $1,550,000 - $1,550,000 $1,550,000 0.88 1,550,000
Garcia Luis Garcia 25 SP Pre-Arb 3 $1,251,500 - $1,251,500 $1,251,500 0.71 1,251,500
Alvarez Yordan Alvarez 25 DH Pre-Arb 3 $764,600 - $764,600 $764,600 0.44 764,600
Tucker Kyle Tucker 25 RF Pre-Arb 1 $764,200 - $764,200 $764,200 0.44 764,200
Javier Cristian Javier 25 SP Pre-Arb 3 $749,100 - $749,100 $749,100 0.43 749,100
Urquidy Jose Urquidy 27 SP Pre-Arb 2 $748,700 - $748,700 $748,700 0.43 748,700
Abreu Bryan Abreu 25 RP Pre-Arb 1 $719,600 - $719,600 $719,600 0.41 719,600
Meyers Jake Meyers 26 OF Pre-Arb 3 $710,500 - $710,500 $710,500 0.40 710,500
Pena Jeremy Pena 24 SS Pre-Arb 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $700,000 0.40 700,000
McCormick Chas McCormick 27 CF Pre-Arb 3 $703,800 - $703,800 $696,060 0.40 696,060
Dubon Mauricio Dubon 27 CF Pre-Arb $715,000 - $715,000 $565,776 0.32 565,776
Martinez Seth Martinez 27 RP Pre-Arb 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $565,362 0.32 565,362
Matijevic J.J. Matijevic 26 2B Pre-Arb R5 $700,000 - $700,000 $476,904 0.27 476,904
Lee Korey Lee 23 C Pre-Arb 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $369,216 0.21 369,216


2022 Injured List

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

Player (6) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Brantley Michael Brantley
(10-day, Shoulder)
35 LF Vet $16,000,000 - $16,000,000 $16,000,000 9.11 16,000,000
McCullers Lance McCullers
(60-day, Arm)
28 SP Vet $15,250,000 $583,333 $15,833,333 $15,833,333 9.01 17,000,000
Castro Jason Castro
(10-day, Knee)
35 C Vet $3,750,000 $1,000,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 2.70 4,750,000
James Josh James
(60-day, Back)
29 RP Arb 1 3 $800,000 - $800,000 $800,000 0.46 800,000
Taylor Blake Taylor
(60-day, Elbow)
26 RP Pre-Arb 3 $731,800 - $731,800 $731,800 0.42 731,800
Mushinski Parker Mushinski
(15-day, Elbow)
26 RP Pre-Arb 5 $700,000 - $700,000 $546,132 0.31 546,132


2022 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
Baez Pedro Baez 34 RP $5,500,000 - $5,500,000 $5,500,000 3.13 6,250,000


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 $121,752,000 $7,666,667 - $129,418,666 $128,573,184
Injured List Money $37,231,800 $1,583,333 - $38,815,133 $38,661,265
Retained Salary $5,500,000 - - $5,500,000 $5,500,000
Deferred Salary $12,500,000 - - $12,500,000 $12,500,000
Total Payroll $164,483,800 $9,250,000 - $173,733,799 $172,734,449

 

2022 Active Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $230,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $177,506,211
Estimated Player Benefits $16,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,250,000
Pre-Arbitration Bonus Pool Contribution $1,666,666
Proj. Tax Payroll $197,422,877


2022 Minor

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

Player (11) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Goodrum Niko Goodrum 30 2B 3 $2,100,000 - $2,100,000 $2,100,000 0
Jones Taylor Jones 28 1B 2 $706,200 - $706,200 $302,640 302,640
Siri Jose Siri 26 CF 1 $704,000 - $704,000 $305,572 305,572
Bielak Brandon Bielak 26 RP 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $76,920 76,920
Blanco Ronel Blanco 28 RP 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $96,154 96,154
Paredes Enoli Paredes 26 RP 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $26,922 26,922
Perez Joe Perez 22 3B 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $23,077 23,077
Bermudez Jonathan Bermudez AAA 26 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Dubin Shawn Dubin AAA 26 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Solomon Peter Solomon AAA 25 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Whitley Forrest Whitley AAA 24 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Alberto Rivera Jose Alberto Rivera AA 25 RP - - -0 -0 0
Barber Colin Barber AA 21 CF - - -0 -0 0
Barefoot Matthew Barefoot AA 24 CF - - -0 -0 0
Barreto Franklin Barreto 26 SS - - -0 -0 0
Brewer Jordan Brewer A 24 CF - - -0 -0 0
Brinson Lewis Brinson 28 CF - - -0 -0 0
Brown Hunter Brown AAA 23 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Cerny Logan Cerny 22 OF - - -0 -0 0
Conine Brett Conine AAA 25 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Costes Marty Costes AAA 26 OF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Daniels Zach Daniels AA 23 OF - - -0 -0 0
De Goti Alex De Goti AAA 27 SS 3 - - -0 -0 0
Díaz Edwin Díaz AAA 26 3B R5 - - -0 -0 0
Diaz Yainer Diaz A 23 C - - -0 -0 0
Donato Chad Donato AAA 27 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Endersby Jimmy Endersby AA 24 P - - -0 -0 0
Ferrell Riley Ferrell AAA 28 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0
France J.P. France AAA 27 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Garcia Ruben Garcia AA 25 P - - -0 -0 0
Gonzalez Norel Gonzalez AAA 28 1B 3 - - -0 -0 0
Gonzalez Cristian Gonzalez A 20 SS - - -0 -0 0
Hansen Austin Hansen AAA 25 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Ivey Tyler Ivey 26 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Kessinger Grae Kessinger AA 24 SS - - -0 -0 0
LaRue Carson LaRue AAA 26 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Leon Pedro Leon AAA 24 OF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Lorenzo Dauri Lorenzo 0 SS - - -0 -0 0
Manea Scott Manea AA 26 C - - -0 -0 0
McDermott Chayce McDermott A 23 P - - -0 -0 0
McKee Colin McKee AAA 28 RP R5 - - -0 -0 0
McKenna Alex McKenna AA 24 OF - - -0 -0 0
Melendez Jaime Melendez AA 20 P - - -0 -0 0
Nova Freudis Nova 0 SS 3 - - -0 -0 0
Rosscup Zac Rosscup 34 RP - - -0 -0 0
Salazar Cesar Salazar AAA 26 C 3 - - -0 -0 0
Santos II Alex Santos II A 20 P - - -0 -0 0
Scheetz Kit Scheetz AAA 28 RP R5 - - -0 -0 0
Scrubb Andre Scrubb AAA 27 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Shaver Colton Shaver AAA 26 C R5 - - -0 -0 0
Sierra Miguelangel Sierra AAA 24 SS R5 - - -0 -0 0
Solis Jairo Solis 22 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Stubbs C.J. Stubbs AA 25 C - - -0 -0 0
Tamarez Misael Tamarez AA 22 P - - -0 -0 0
Torres Jojanse Torres AAA 26 SP - - -0 -0 0
Whitaker Tyler Whitaker 19 OF - - -0 -0 0
Whitcomb Shay Whitcomb AA 23 SS - - -0 -0 0
Wilson Jacob Wilson AAA 31 2B 3 - - -0 -0 0
 

2022 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
BaezLuis Baez 0 OF - $1,300,000 $1,300,000 $1,300,000
GomezKenny Gomez 0 OF - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000
CapellánSamuel Capellán 0 SS - $500,000 $500,000 $500,000
RamirezRafael Ramirez 0 3B - $360,000 $360,000 $360,000