Kansas City Royals

Kansas City Royals 2022 Payroll

Royals 2022 Payroll

An updated look at the Kansas City Royals 2022 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 

Royals – The Athletic

Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (25) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Perez Salvador Perez 32 C Vet $18,000,000 - $18,000,000 $18,000,000 24.68 20,500,000
Santana Carlos Santana 36 1B Vet $10,500,000 - $10,500,000 $10,500,000 14.40 8,750,000
Minor Mike Minor 34 SP Vet $10,000,000 - $10,000,000 $10,000,000 13.71 9,000,000
Benintendi Andrew Benintendi 27 LF Arb 3 $9,600,000 - $9,600,000 $9,600,000 13.16 2,000,000
Keller Brad Keller 26 SP Arb 2 3 $5,300,000 - $5,300,000 $5,300,000 7.27 5,300,000
Dozier Hunter Dozier 30 1B Arb 2 1 $4,500,000 $250,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 6.51 6,250,000
Taylor Michael Taylor 31 CF Vet $4,500,000 - $4,500,000 $4,500,000 6.17 4,500,000
Mondesi Adalberto Mondesi 26 DH Arb 2 $3,500,000 - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.80 3,500,000
Merrifield Whit Merrifield 33 2B Arb 3 $2,750,000 - $2,950,000 $2,950,000 4.05 4,062,500
Barlow Scott Barlow 29 RP/CL Arb 1 2 $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.74 2,000,000
Clarke Taylor Clarke 29 RP Pre-Arb 1 $975,000 - $975,000 $975,000 1.34 975,000
Gallagher Cameron Gallagher 29 C Arb 1 1 $850,000 - $850,000 $850,000 1.17 850,000
Brentz Jake Brentz 27 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Bubic Kris Bubic 24 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Coleman Dylan Coleman 25 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Hernandez Carlos Hernandez 25 SP Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Isbel Kyle Isbel 25 RF Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Lopez Nicholas Lopez 27 SS Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Olivares Edward Olivares 26 OF Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Payamps Joel Payamps 28 SP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Rivera Emmanuel Rivera 26 3B Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Singer Brady Singer 25 SP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Speier Gabe Speier 27 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Staumont Josh Staumont 28 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Tapia Domingo Tapia 30 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000


2022 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $72,475,000 $250,000 $200,000 $72,925,000 $72,925,000
Total Payroll $72,475,000 $250,000 $200,000 $72,925,000 $72,925,000

 

2022 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $75,162,500
Estimated Player Benefits $16,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,250,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $93,412,500
Comp. Balance Tax Space $116,587,500


2022 Minor

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

Player (15) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
O'Hearn Ryan O'Hearn AAA 28 1B 1 $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1,250,000
Bolanos Ronald Bolanos AAA 25 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Bowlan Jonathan Bowlan AA 25 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Garcia Maikel Garcia A 22 SS 3 - - -0 -0 0
Heasley Jon Heasley AAA 25 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Kowar Jackson Kowar AAA 25 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Lynch Daniel Lynch AAA 25 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Melendez MJ Melendez AAA 23 C 3 - - -0 -0 0
Pratto Nick Pratto AAA 23 1B 3 - - -0 -0 0
Rivero Sebastian Rivero AAA 23 C 2 - - -0 -0 0
Snider Collin Snider AAA 26 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Tillo Daniel Tillo AA 26 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Webb Nathan Webb AA 24 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Zerpa Angel Zerpa AAA 22 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Zuber Tyler Zuber AAA 27 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
 

2022 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (0) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
OlmosJuan Olmos 0 C - $800,000 $800,000 $800,000
RamosHenry Ramos 0 OF - $800,000 $800,000 $800,000
TorresErick Torres 0 OF - $500,000 $500,000 $500,000