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Milwaukee Brewers

Milwaukee Brewers 2021 Payroll

Brewers 2021 Payroll

An updated look at the Milwaukee Brewers 2021 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 

Brewers – 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
Yelich Christian Yelich 29 LF Vet $14,000,000 - $14,000,000 $14,000,000 14.95 23,888,888
Garcia Avisail Garcia 30 RF Vet $10,500,000 $250,000 $10,750,000 $10,750,000 11.48 10,000,000
Hader Josh Hader 27 RP/CL Arb 2 2 $6,675,000 - $6,675,000 $6,675,000 7.13 6,675,000
Bradley Jr. Jackie Bradley Jr. 31 CF Vet $6,500,000 - $6,500,000 $6,500,000 6.94 12,000,000
Woodruff Brandon Woodruff 28 SP Arb 1 1 $3,275,000 - $3,275,000 $3,275,000 3.50 3,275,000
Anderson Brett Anderson 33 SP Vet $2,500,000 - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 2.67 2,500,000
Narvaez Omar Narvaez 29 C Arb 2 3 $2,500,000 - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 2.67 2,500,000
Pina Manuel Pina 34 C Arb 3 $1,650,000 - $1,650,000 $1,650,000 1.76 1,650,000
Suter Brent Suter 31 RP Arb 2 2 $1,500,000 - $1,550,000 $1,550,000 1.66 1,550,000
Vogelbach Dan Vogelbach 28 1B Pre-Arb $1,400,000 - $1,400,000 $1,400,000 1.50 1,400,000
Peralta Freddy Peralta 25 SP Pre-Arb 2 $1,000,000 $234,960 $1,234,960 $1,234,960 1.32 3,100,000
Boxberger Brad Boxberger 33 RP Vet $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.07 575,000
Robertson Daniel Robertson 27 SS Arb 2 1 $900,000 - $900,000 $900,000 0.96 900,000
Williams Devin Williams 26 RP Pre-Arb 3 $681,100 - $681,100 $681,100 0.73 681,100
Burnes Corbin Burnes 26 SP Pre-Arb 2 $608,000 - $608,000 $608,000 0.65 608,000
Strickland Hunter Strickland 32 RP Arb 4 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $607,488 0.65 607,488
Houser Adrian Houser 28 SP Pre-Arb $584,100 - $584,100 $584,100 0.62 584,100
Urias Luis Urias 24 3B Pre-Arb 2 $575,100 - $575,100 $575,100 0.61 575,100
Yardley Eric Yardley 30 RP Pre-Arb 3 $577,800 - $577,800 $562,186 0.60 562,186
Lopes Timmy Lopes 27 2B Pre-Arb 3 $576,100 - $576,100 $538,878 0.58 538,878
Peterson Jace Peterson 31 3B Arb 4 $575,000 - $575,000 $497,651 0.53 497,651
Lauer Eric Lauer 26 RP Arb 1 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $450,849 0.48 450,849
Reyes Pablo Reyes 27 LF Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $450,849 0.48 450,849
Adames Willy Adames 25 SS Pre-Arb 1 $590,000 - $590,000 $431,400 0.46 431,400
Richards Trevor Richards 28 RP Pre-Arb $580,900 - $580,900 $421,605 0.45 421,605
Milner Hoby Milner 30 RP Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $383,375 0.41 383,375


2021 Injured List

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

Player (9) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Cain Lorenzo Cain
(10-day, Hamstring)
35 CF Vet $17,000,000 - $16,000,000 $16,000,000 17.09 16,000,000
Wong Kolten Wong
(10-day, Oblique)
30 2B Vet 3 $7,000,000 $500,000 $7,500,000 $2,000,000 2.14 9,000,000
Shaw Travis Shaw
(60-day, Shoulder)
31 1B Arb 3 1 $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.60 1,500,000
Fisher Derek Fisher
(10-day, Hamstring)
27 RF Pre-Arb $582,100 - $582,100 $582,100 0.62 582,100
Topa Justin Topa
(60-day, Elbow)
30 RP Pre-Arb 3 $573,000 - $573,000 $573,000 0.61 573,000
Mathias Mark Mathias
(60-day, Shoulder)
26 2B Pre-Arb 2 $572,000 - $572,000 $572,000 0.61 572,000
Perdomo Angel Perdomo
(10-day, Back)
27 RP Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $533,658 0.57 533,658
File Dylan File
(60-day, Elbow)
25 RP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $472,318 0.50 472,318
Taylor Tyrone Taylor
(10-day, Shoulder)
27 CF Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $472,318 0.50 472,318


2021 Retained Salaries

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

Player (10) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Braun Ryan Braun 37 1B $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 4.27 -
Smoak Justin Smoak 34 1B $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.07 0
Holt Brock Holt 33 2B $750,000 - $750,000 $750,000 0.80 0
Rasmussen Drew Rasmussen 25 P $154,050 $418,950 $573,000 $418,950 0.45 418,950
Feyereisen J.P. Feyereisen 28 RP $153,850 - $153,850 $153,850 0.16 153,850
Nottingham Jacob Nottingham 26 C $68,068 - $68,068 $68,068 0.07 68,068
Arcia Orlando Arcia 26 SS $64,518 - $64,518 $64,518 0.07 64,518
Zimmermann Jordan Zimmermann 35 SP $64,512 - $64,512 $64,512 0.07 64,512
Nottingham Jacob Nottingham 26 C $37,128 - $37,128 $37,128 0.04 37,128
Bickford Phil Bickford 25 SP $9,201 - $9,201 $9,201 0.01 9,201


2021 Minor/In the System

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

Player (23) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Maile Luke Maile 30 C 1 $825,000 - $825,000 $70,960 70,960
Hiura Keston Hiura 24 2B 2 $584,600 - $584,600 $147,721 147,721
Wahl Bobby Wahl 29 RP 1 $576,700 - $576,700 $189,161 189,161
Bettinger Alec Bettinger 25 RP 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $58,273 58,273
Feliciano Mario Feliciano 22 C 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $3,067 3,067
Ray Corey Ray 26 OF 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $9,201 9,201
Weigel Patrick Weigel 26 SP 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $58,273 58,273
Sobotka Chad Sobotka 27 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Lindblom Josh Lindblom 34 RP $3,041,666 - $3,041,666 $3,041,666 3,041,667
Godley Zack Godley 31 SP $800,000 - $800,000 $55,913 55,913
Hager Jake Hager 28 INF $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 570,500
Black Ray Black 31 RP - - -0 -0 575,000
Cozens Dylan Cozens 27 OF 1 - - -0 -0 0
Forsythe Logan Forsythe 34 2B - - -0 -0 0
Freitas David Freitas 32 C - - -0 -0 0
Green Zach Green 27 3B 3 - - -0 -0 0
Hardy Blaine Hardy 34 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Kelley Christian Kelley 27 C - - -0 -0 0
LeBlanc Wade LeBlanc 36 SP - - -0 -0 0
Mort Zach Mort 24 P - - -0 -0 0
Perdomo Luis Perdomo 28 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Perez Hernan Perez 30 2B - - -0 -0 0
Peterson Dustin Peterson 26 RF 1 - - -0 -0 0


2021 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (10) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
ChourioJackson Chourio 0 SS - $1,800,000 $1,800,000 $1,800,000 1.92
BarriosGregory Barrios 0 SS - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.07
GuilarteDaniel Guilarte 0 SS - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.07
MendezHendry Mendez 0 OF - $735,000 $735,000 $735,000 0.78
SerranoNey Serrano 0 SS - $360,000 $360,000 $360,000 0.38


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $61,459,600 $484,960 $50,000 $61,994,560 $60,727,541
Injured Reserve Money $28,938,600 $500,000 - $28,438,600 $22,705,394
Retained Salary $6,301,327 $418,950 - $6,720,277 $6,566,227
Buried Minor Salary $8,109,966 - - $8,109,966 $3,634,235
Total Payroll $104,809,493 $1,403,910 $50,000 $105,263,403 $93,633,397

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $110,962,326
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $128,962,326
Comp. Balance Tax Space $81,037,674