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Kansas City Royals 2019 Payroll

An updated look at the Kansas City Royals 2019 payroll salary table, including active salaries, bonuses, statuses, retained & dead payments, minor/non-roster players, and team totals.

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Active Players (29) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Gordon Alex Gordon 35 LF Vet $20,000,000 - $20,000,000 $20,000,000 21.88 18,000,000
Kennedy Ian Kennedy 34 SP Vet $16,500,000 - $16,500,000 $16,500,000 18.05 14,000,000
Duffy Danny Duffy 30 SP Vet $15,250,000 - $15,250,000 $15,250,000 16.69 13,000,000
Soler Jorge Soler 27 DH Pre-Arb $4,000,000 $666,667 $4,666,667 $4,666,667 5.11 3,333,333
Hamilton Billy Hamilton 28 CF Arb 3 3 $4,250,000 - $4,250,000 $4,250,000 4.65 5,250,000
Owings Chris Owings 27 2B Arb 3 3 $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 3.28 3,000,000
Maldonado Martin Maldonado 32 C Vet $2,500,000 - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 2.74 2,500,000
Diekman Jake Diekman 32 RP Vet $2,250,000 - $2,250,000 $2,250,000 2.46 2,750,000
Peralta Wily Peralta 30 RP Arb 3 $2,250,000 - $2,250,000 $2,250,000 2.46 3,250,000
Boxberger Brad Boxberger 31 RP/CL Arb 3 $2,200,000 - $2,200,000 $2,200,000 2.41 2,200,000
Merrifield Whit Merrifield 30 2B Pre-Arb 2 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.09 4,062,500
Flynn Brian Flynn 29 RP Arb 1 $800,000 - $800,000 $800,000 0.88 800,000
Gore Terrance Gore 28 CF Pre-Arb $650,000 - $650,000 $650,000 0.71 650,000
Zimmer Kyle Zimmer 27 SP Pre-Arb 1 $555,000 - $555,000 $555,000 0.61 555,000
Barlow Scott Barlow 26 P Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Dozier Hunter Dozier 27 3B Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Ellis Chris Ellis 26 P Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Fillmyer Heath Fillmyer 25 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Gallagher Cameron Gallagher 26 C Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Goodwin Brian Goodwin 28 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Hill Tim Hill 29 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Junis Jake Junis 26 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Keller Brad Keller 23 SP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Lopez Jorge Lopez 26 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
McCarthy Kevin McCarthy 27 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
McWilliams Sam McWilliams 21 SP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Mondesi Adalberto Mondesi 23 SS Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
O'Hearn Ryan O'Hearn 25 1B Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Oaks Trevor Oaks 26 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0


2019 Injured Reserve

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

Player (2) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Tax Payroll
Perez Salvador Perez (60-day) 29 C Vet $10,000,000 $1,200,000 $11,200,000 $11,200,000 12.25 10,500,000
Hahn Jesse Hahn (60-day) 29 SP Arb 1 $800,000 - $800,000 $800,000 0.88 800,000


2019 Reserve/Suspended

Salaries from players who have been suspended, still counting against the payroll.

Player (1) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Tax Payroll
Skoglund Eric Skoglund 26 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0


2019 Retained Salaries

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

Player (3) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Tax Payroll
Hammel Jason Hammel 36 RP $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.19 -
Wood Travis Wood 32 SP $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.64 0
Peralta Wily Peralta 30 RP $25,000 - $25,000 $25,000 0.03 -


2019 Minor/In the System

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

Player (20) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Tax Payroll
Storen Drew Storen 31 RP $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1,250,000
Cuthbert Cheslor Cuthbert 26 DH $850,000 - $850,000 $850,000 850,000
Bailey Homer Bailey 33 SP $555,000 - $555,000 $555,000 555,000
Blewett Scott Blewett 23 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Bonifacio Jorge Bonifacio 26 RF 1 - - -0 -0 575,000
Duda Lucas Duda 33 1B - - -0 -0 0
Duenez Samir Duenez 23 1B 1 - - -0 -0 0
Featherston Taylor Featherston 29 2B 1 - - -0 -0 0
Greene Conner Greene 24 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Gutierrez Kelvin Gutierrez 24 3B 2 - - -0 -0 0
Hernandez Arnaldo Hernandez 23 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Lively Ben Lively 27 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Machado Andres Machado 26 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Newberry Jake Newberry 24 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Phillips Brett Phillips 25 RF 1 - - -0 -0 0
Sparkman Glenn Sparkman 27 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Starling Bubba Starling 26 CF - - -0 -0 0
Staumont Josh Staumont 25 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Viloria Meibrys Viloria 22 C 2 - - -0 -0 0
Ynoa Michael Ynoa 27 RP - - -0 -0 0


2019 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Total
Active Payroll $75,871,667
Injured Reserve Money $12,000,000
Retained Salary $3,525,000
Total Payroll $91,396,667
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $75,205,000 $666,667 - $75,871,667 $75,871,667
Injured Reserve Money $10,800,000 $1,200,000 - $12,000,000 $12,000,000
Retained Salary $3,525,000 - - $3,525,000 $3,525,000
Total Payroll $89,530,000 $1,866,667 - $91,396,667 $91,396,667

 

2019 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $206,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $80,825,833
Estimated Player Benefits $14,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $97,825,833
Comp. Balance Tax Space $108,174,167