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Milwaukee Brewers 2019 Payroll

An updated look at the Milwaukee Brewers 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 (25) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Braun Ryan Braun 35 LF Vet $18,000,000 $1,000,000 $19,000,000 $19,000,000 14.87 21,000,000
Grandal Yasmani Grandal 30 C Vet $16,000,000 - $16,000,000 $16,000,000 12.52 18,250,000
Cain Lorenzo Cain 33 CF Vet $15,000,000 - $14,000,000 $14,000,000 10.96 16,000,000
Yelich Christian Yelich 27 LF Arb 3 3 $9,750,000 - $9,750,000 $9,750,000 7.63 7,081,429
Moustakas Mike Moustakas 30 3B Vet $7,000,000 - $7,050,000 $7,050,000 5.52 10,000,000
Anderson Chase Anderson 31 RP Arb 3 1 $6,000,000 $500,000 $6,500,000 $6,500,000 5.09 5,875,000
Thames Eric Thames 32 1B Vet 1 $6,000,000 - $6,000,000 $6,000,000 4.70 5,333,333
Jeffress Jeremy Jeffress 31 RP Arb 3 $3,175,000 - $3,175,000 $3,175,000 2.49 3,175,000
Albers Matt Albers 36 RP Vet $2,500,000 - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 1.96 2,500,000
Perez Hernan Perez 28 2B Arb 2 $2,500,000 - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 1.96 2,500,000
Guerra Junior Guerra 34 RP Arb 1 1 $2,225,000 - $2,225,000 $2,225,000 1.74 2,225,000
Gonzalez Gio Gonzalez 33 SP Vet $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $1,709,677 1.34 1,709,677
Pina Manuel Pina 32 C Arb 1 $1,600,000 - $1,600,000 $1,600,000 1.25 1,750,000
Claudio Alexander Claudio 27 RP Arb 1 1 $1,275,000 - $1,275,000 $1,275,000 1.00 1,275,000
Lyles Jordan Lyles 28 SP Vet $2,050,000 - $2,050,000 $694,386 0.54 694,386
Hader Josh Hader 25 RP/CL Pre-Arb 2 $687,600 - $687,600 $687,600 0.54 687,600
Gamel Ben Gamel 27 LF Pre-Arb 1 $567,700 - $567,700 $567,700 0.44 567,700
Arcia Orlando Arcia 24 SS Pre-Arb 2 $565,700 - $565,700 $565,700 0.44 565,700
Pomeranz Drew Pomeranz 30 SP Vet $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $491,965 0.39 491,965
Houser Adrian Houser 26 SP Pre-Arb 1 $555,000 - $555,000 $450,584 0.35 450,584
Jackson Jay Jackson 31 RP Pre-Arb $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $365,568 0.29 365,568
Hiura Keston Hiura 22 2B Pre-Arb $555,000 - $555,000 $337,192 0.26 337,192
Wilkerson Aaron Wilkerson 30 SP Pre-Arb 3 $555,000 - $555,000 $247,672 0.19 247,672
Grisham Trent Grisham 22 RF Pre-Arb $555,000 - $555,000 $179,040 0.14 179,040
Williams Devin Williams 24 P Pre-Arb $555,000 - $555,000 $167,104 0.13 167,104


2019 Injured List

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

Player (7) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Tax Payroll
Chacin Jhoulys Chacin (10-day) 31 SP Vet $6,000,000 $750,000 $6,750,000 $6,750,000 5.28 7,750,000
Knebel Corey Knebel (60-day) 27 RP/CL Arb 2 1 $5,125,000 - $5,125,000 $5,125,000 4.01 5,125,000
Nelson Jimmy Nelson (60-day) 30 SP Arb 2 2 $3,700,000 - $3,700,000 $3,700,000 2.90 3,700,000
Davies Zach Davies (10-day) 26 SP Arb 1 1 $2,600,000 - $2,600,000 $2,600,000 2.04 2,600,000
Suter Brent Suter (60-day) 29 SP Pre-Arb 2 $568,300 - $568,300 $568,300 0.44 568,300
Woodruff Brandon Woodruff (10-day) 26 SP Pre-Arb 2 $561,400 - $561,400 $561,400 0.44 561,400
Wahl Bobby Wahl (60-day) 27 RP Pre-Arb 2 $558,400 - $558,400 $558,400 0.44 558,400


2019 Retained Salaries

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

Player (12) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Tax Payroll
Moustakas Mike Moustakas 30 3B $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.78 -
Soria Joakim Soria 35 RP $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.78 -
Logan Boone Logan 34 RP $675,000 - $675,000 $675,000 0.53 0
Aguilar Jesus Aguilar 29 1B $428,453 - $428,453 $428,453 0.34 428,453
Kratz Erik Kratz 39 C - $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 0.23 300,000
Lyles Jordan Lyles 28 SP $250,000 - $250,000 $250,000 0.20 -
Barnes Jacob Barnes 29 RP $152,600 - $152,600 $152,600 0.12 152,600
Wilson Alex Wilson 32 RP $129,032 - $129,032 $129,032 0.10 129,032
Petricka Jake Petricka 31 RP $58,065 - $58,065 $58,065 0.05 58,065
Smith Burch Smith 29 RP $44,760 - $44,760 $44,760 0.04 44,760
Dubon Mauricio Dubon 24 SS $17,904 - $17,904 $17,904 0.01 17,904
Hart Donnie Hart 28 RP $17,904 - $17,904 $17,904 0.01 17,904


2019 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
Ramirez Aramis Ramirez 41 3B $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000


2019 Minor/In the System

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

Player (26) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Tax Payroll
Shaw Travis Shaw 29 3B 2 $4,675,000 - $4,675,000 $4,675,000 4,675,000
Spangenberg Cory Spangenberg AAA 28 2B 2 $1,200,000 - $1,200,000 $1,200,000 1,200,000
Freitas David Freitas 30 C 3 $558,500 - $558,500 $558,500 558,500
Stokes Troy Stokes AAA 23 OF $555,000 - $555,000 $555,000 150,000
Supak Trey Supak 23 SP $555,000 - $555,000 $555,000 150,000
Taylor Tyrone Taylor AAA 25 CF $555,000 - $555,000 $555,000 150,000
Peralta Freddy Peralta 23 SP 3 $564,600 - $564,600 $434,005 434,005
Burnes Corbin Burnes 24 SP 3 $562,800 - $562,800 $326,808 326,808
Saladino Tyler Saladino 29 SS 2 $887,500 - $887,500 $176,564 176,564
Williams Taylor Williams 27 RP 2 $563,800 - $563,800 $72,744 72,744
Nottingham Jacob Nottingham 24 C 3 $555,000 - $555,000 $50,728 50,728
Faria Jacob Faria 25 SP 1 $555,000 - $555,000 $23,872 23,872
Black Ray Black 31 RP 1 $555,000 - $555,000 $11,936 11,936
Guerra Deolis Guerra 30 RP $555,000 - $555,000 $5,968 5,968
Alvarez Alexander Alvarez AAA 22 C - - -0 -0 0
Derby Bubba Derby AAA 25 P - - -0 -0 0
Dula Chris Dula 26 SP - - -0 -0 0
Garcia Julio Garcia AAA 21 2B - - -0 -0 0
Gosewisch Tuffy Gosewisch AAA 35 C 1 - - -0 -0 0
Hager Jake Hager AAA 26 INF - - -0 -0 0
Meyer Charlie Meyer AAA 26 C - - -0 -0 0
Miller Shelby Miller 28 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Orf Nate Orf AAA 29 2B - - -0 -0 0
Ortega Angel Ortega AAA 25 SS - - -0 -0 0
Tonkin Michael Tonkin AAA 29 RP - - -0 -0 0
Torres-Costa Quintin Torres-Costa AAA 24 P - - -0 -0 0


2019 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (12) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
SmallEthan Small 22 P $1,800,000 - $1,800,000 $1,800,000 1.41
MedinaLuis Medina 0 OF - $1,300,000 $1,300,000 $1,300,000 1.02
KellyAntoine Kelly 19 P - $1,025,100 $1,025,100 $1,025,100 0.80
CiprianAlbert Ciprian 0 SS - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.59
HoltGabe Holt 21 CF - $450,000 $450,000 $450,000 0.35
DillardThomas Dillard 21 C - $400,000 $400,000 $400,000 0.31
HamiltonDavid Hamilton 21 SS - $400,000 $400,000 $400,000 0.31
YamamotoJordan Yamamoto 23 P - $330,000 $330,000 $330,000 0.26
KahleNick Kahle 21 C - $325,000 $325,000 $325,000 0.25
MillerDarrien Miller 18 C - $297,500 $297,500 $297,500 0.23
BennettNick Bennett 21 P - $244,900 $244,900 $244,900 0.19
FloydTaylor Floyd 21 P - $139,700 $139,700 $139,700 0.11
BegueBrock Begue 20 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.10
SabouriArman Sabouri 21 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.10
SchultzPaxton Schultz 21 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.10
DevanneyCam Devanney 22 SS - $10,000 $10,000 $10,000 0.01


2019 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Total
Active Payroll $98,039,188
Injured Reserve Money $19,863,100
Retained Salary $4,073,718
Deferred Salary $3,000,000
Buried Minor Salary $5,777,625
Total Payroll $127,753,631
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $102,171,000 $1,500,000 $50,000 $102,721,000 $98,039,188
Injured Reserve Money $19,113,100 $750,000 - $19,863,100 $19,863,100
Retained Salary $3,773,718 $300,000 - $4,073,718 $4,073,718
Deferred Salary $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000 $3,000,000
Buried Minor Salary $9,473,700 - - $9,473,700 $5,777,625
Total Payroll $134,531,518 $2,550,000 $50,000 $136,131,518 $127,753,631

 

2019 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $206,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $122,275,193
Estimated Player Benefits $14,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $0
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $136,775,193
Comp. Balance Tax Space $69,224,807