Kansas City Royals

Kansas City Royals Multi-Year Payrolls

Royals Multi-Year Payrolls

 

 

Salary Payroll Breakdown Totals

A current & future look at the signed players & cap dollars allocated by position group.

    2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Total Payroll Allocations   $92,015,885 $32,000,000 $29,250,000 $32,000,000 $13,500,000
Signed Players   26 21 16 14 9
Catchers   $18,249,990 $20,000,000 $20,000,000 $22,000,000 $13,500,000
Infield   $13,238,424 $7,500,000 $9,250,000 $10,000,000
Outfield   $6,120,736 $4,500,000
Starting Pitchers   $15,690,604
Relief Pitchers   $14,763,698
Designated Hitter   $603,822
Disabled List   $6,390,700
Suspended  
Retained/Deferred   $20,994,214

 

Roster Payroll Figures

Current & future salary payroll figures for players on the active roster. For more view the complete Royals Salary Payroll Table



Players Age Pos. 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Salvador Perez 32 C $18,000,000 $20,000,000 $20,000,000 $22,000,000 $13,500,000
Zack Greinke 38 SP $13,000,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Brad Keller 26 RP $4,825,000 0ARB 3 0UFA 0- 0-
Hunter Dozier 30 1B $4,750,000 $7,500,000 $9,250,000 $10,000,000 0UFA
Michael Taylor 31 CF $4,500,000 $4,500,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Adalberto Mondesi 26 SS $3,000,000 0ARB 3 0UFA 0- 0-
Luke Weaver 28 RP $2,875,000 0ARB 3 0UFA 0- 0-
Nicholas Lopez 27 3B $2,550,000 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0ARB 4 0UFA
Scott Barlow 29 RP/CL $2,400,000 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA 0-
Amir Garrett 30 RP $2,025,000 0ARB 3 0UFA 0- 0-
Ryan O'Hearn 28 1B $1,300,000 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA 0-
Arodys Vizcaino 31 RP $1,000,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Taylor Clarke 29 RP $975,000 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA
Josh Staumont 28 RP $728,000 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA
Brady Singer 25 SP $726,250 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA
Kris Bubic 24 SP $713,750 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3
Jake Brentz 27 RP $711,250 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3
Carlos Hernandez 25 SP $708,750 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3
Edward Olivares 26 OF $705,500 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3
Daniel Lynch 25 SP $703,600 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2
Kyle Isbel 25 RF $701,900 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2
Dylan Coleman 25 RP $700,650 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2
Bobby Witt Jr. 22 SS $700,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
MJ Melendez 23 DH $700,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jose Cuas 28 RP $700,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Vinnie Pasquantino 24 1B $700,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Nick Pratto 23 1B $700,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Angel Zerpa 22 SP $700,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Michael Massey 24 2B $700,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Nathan Eaton 25 C $700,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Brent Rooker 27 OF $700,000 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3
Maximo Castillo 23 RP $700,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
   

Retained/Buried Payroll Figures

Values for players who have been released, traded, or otherwise removed from the roster.

Pos. 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Carlos Santana 1B $9,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Andrew Benintendi LF $5,277,493 0- 0- 0- 0-
Whit Merrifield RF $4,538,516 0- 0- 0- 0-
Mike Minor SP $1,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Cameron Gallagher C $573,768 0- 0- 0- 0-
Emmanuel Rivera 3B $349,986 0- 0- 0- 0-
Matt Peacock P $149,994 0- 0- 0- 0-
Albert Abreu RP $58,305 0- 0- 0- 0-
Foster Griffin SP $46,152 0- 0- 0- 0-
 

Deferred Payroll Figures

Pos. 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
 

Prospects

Pos. Level Rank ETA 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Asa Lacy P A+ #3 2022 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2
Drew Waters OF MLB #3 2021 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3
Erick Pena OF ROK #6 2024 0- 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC
Frank Mozzicato P Minors #7 2025 0- 0- 0- 0TC 0TC
Ben Kudrna P Minors #8 2025 0- 0- 0- 0TC 0TC
Nick Loftin SS A+ #9 2023 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1
Jonathan Bowlan SP AA #10 2023 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1
Alec Marsh P A #11 2024 0- 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC
Peyton Wilson 2B A #11 2024 0- 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC
Austin Cox P AAA #12 2021 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3
Ben Hernandez P A #15 2024 0- 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC
Noah Murdock P A+ #16 2022 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2
Samad Taylor SS AA #17 2023 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1
Daniel Vasquez SS #19 2025 0- 0- 0- 0TC 0TC
Carter Jensen C ROK #20 2025 0- 0- 0- 0TC 0TC
Darryl Collins OF A #21 2023 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1
Tyler Gentry OF A+ #22 2023 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1
Beck Way P A+ #22 2023 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1
Luca Tresh C A #24 2025 0- 0- 0- 0TC 0TC
Will Klein P A+ #25 2023 0- 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1
Shane Panzini P Minors #26 2025 0- 0- 0- 0TC 0TC
Zach Haake P A+ #29 2022 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2
Ryan Weiss P AAA #30 2022 0TC 0TC 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2