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Minnesota Twins

Minnesota Twins 2021 Payroll

Twins 2021 Payroll

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

 

Twins – 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
Cruz Nelson Cruz 40 DH Vet $13,000,000 - $13,000,000 $13,000,000 10.45 13,000,000
Sano Miguel Sano 28 1B Arb 3 1 $11,000,000 - $11,000,000 $11,000,000 8.85 10,000,000
Simmons Andrelton Simmons 31 SS Vet $10,500,000 - $10,500,000 $10,500,000 8.44 10,500,000
Pineda Michael Pineda 32 SP Vet $10,000,000 - $10,000,000 $10,000,000 8.04 10,000,000
Happ J.A. Happ 38 SP Vet $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 6.43 8,000,000
Kepler Max Kepler 28 RF Arb 3 $6,500,000 - $6,500,000 $6,500,000 5.23 7,000,000
Berrios Jose Berrios 27 SP Arb 2 1 $5,600,000 $500,000 $6,100,000 $6,100,000 4.91 6,100,000
Rogers Taylor Rogers 30 RP Arb 3 2 $6,000,000 - $6,000,000 $6,000,000 4.82 6,000,000
Buxton Byron Buxton 27 CF Arb 3 1 $5,125,000 - $5,125,000 $5,125,000 4.12 5,125,000
Colome Alex Colome 32 RP/CL Vet $5,000,000 - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 4.02 6,250,000
Polanco Jorge Polanco 27 SS Arb 2 $4,333,334 - $4,333,334 $4,333,334 3.48 5,150,000
Maeda Kenta Maeda 33 SP Pre-Arb 3 $3,000,000 $125,000 $3,125,000 $2,561,000 2.06 2,561,000
Duffey Tyler Duffey 30 RP Arb 2 $2,200,000 - $2,200,000 $2,200,000 1.77 2,200,000
Robles Hansel Robles 30 RP Arb 4 $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 1.61 2,000,000
Shoemaker Matt Shoemaker 34 SP Vet $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 1.61 2,000,000
Garver Mitch Garver 30 C Arb 1 2 $1,875,000 - $1,875,000 $1,875,000 1.51 1,875,000
Dobnak Randy Dobnak 26 RP Pre-Arb 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $700,000 0.56 1,850,000
Thielbar Caleb Thielbar 34 RP Pre-Arb 1 $700,000 - $700,000 $700,000 0.56 700,000
Arraez Luis Arraez 24 2B Pre-Arb 2 $611,000 - $611,000 $611,000 0.49 611,000
Cave Jake Cave 28 LF Pre-Arb 1 $597,500 - $597,500 $597,500 0.48 597,500
Stashak Cody Stashak 27 RP Pre-Arb 3 $576,000 - $576,000 $576,000 0.46 576,000
Alcala Jorge Alcala 25 RP Pre-Arb 3 $575,500 - $575,500 $575,500 0.46 575,500
Jeffers Ryan Jeffers 24 C Pre-Arb 3 $575,500 - $575,500 $575,500 0.46 575,500
Astudillo Willians Astudillo 29 C Pre-Arb 2 $573,500 - $573,500 $573,500 0.46 573,500
Garlick Kyle Garlick 29 RF Pre-Arb 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 0.46 570,500
Waddell Brandon Waddell 27 RP Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $548,993 0.44 548,993


2021 Injured List

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

Player (3) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Donaldson Josh Donaldson
(10-day, Hamstring)
35 3B Vet $21,000,000 - $21,000,000 $21,000,000 16.89 23,000,000
Colina Edwar Colina
(60-day, Elbow)
24 SP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 0.46 570,500
Rooker Brent Rooker
(10-day, Neck)
26 OF Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $561,261 0.45 570,500


2021 Minor/In the System

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

Player (27) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Anderson Shaun Anderson 26 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Balazovic Jordan Balazovic 22 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Blankenhorn Travis Blankenhorn 24 3B 3 - - -0 -0 0
Celestino Gilberto Celestino 22 OF 2 - - -0 -0 0
Chalmers Dakota Chalmers 24 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Duran Jhoan Duran 23 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Gordon Nick Gordon 25 SS 1 - - -0 -0 0
Kirilloff Alex Kirilloff 23 DH 3 - - -0 -0 0
Ober Bailey Ober 25 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Rortvedt Ben Rortvedt 23 C 3 - - -0 -0 0
Smeltzer Devin Smeltzer 25 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Thorpe Lewis Thorpe 25 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Albers Andrew Albers 35 RP $750,000 - $750,000 $750,000 750,000
Broxton Keon Broxton 31 RF - - -0 -0 0
Coulombe Daniel Coulombe 31 RP - - -0 -0 0
Farrell Luke Farrell 30 RP - - -0 -0 0
Gibaut Ian Gibaut 27 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Hamilton Ian Hamilton 26 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Law Derek Law 30 RP - - -0 -0 0
Leyer Robinson Leyer 28 P - - -0 -0 0
Lin Tzu-Wei Lin 27 SS - - -0 -0 0
Minaya Juan Minaya 30 RP - - -0 -0 0
Refsnyder Rob Refsnyder 30 RF - - -0 -0 0
Riddle J.T. Riddle 29 SS - - -0 -0 0
Shepherd Chandler Shepherd 28 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Sparkman Glenn Sparkman 29 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Telis Tomas Telis 30 1B - - -0 -0 0


2021 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (0) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
De AndradeDanny De Andrade 0 SS - $2,200,000 $2,200,000 $2,200,000 1.77
LaFlorFredy LaFlor 0 SS - $1,100,000 $1,100,000 $1,100,000 0.88
CruzRafael Cruz 0 SS - $500,000 $500,000 $500,000 0.40
MadrigalReynaldo Madrigal 0 OF - $400,000 $400,000 $400,000 0.32
RodriguezLuis Rodriguez 0 SS - $360,000 $360,000 $360,000 0.29
CentenoAndres Centeno 0 OF - $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 0.24


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $102,183,334 $625,000 - $102,808,334 $102,222,827
Injured Reserve Money $22,141,000 - - $22,141,000 $22,131,761
Total Payroll $124,324,334 $625,000 - $124,949,334 $124,354,588

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $129,080,493
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $147,080,493
Comp. Balance Tax Space $62,919,507