New York Mets

New York Mets 2022 Payroll

Mets 2022 Payroll

An updated look at the New York Mets 2022 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 

Mets – The Athletic

Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (28) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Scherzer Max Scherzer 37 SP Vet $43,333,333 - $43,333,333 $43,333,333 18.39 43,333,333
Lindor Francisco Lindor 28 SS Vet $32,000,000 $2,100,000 $34,100,000 $34,100,000 14.47 34,100,000
deGrom Jacob deGrom 34 SP Vet $33,500,000 $2,500,000 $36,000,000 $20,500,000 8.70 21,780,000
Cano Robinson Cano 39 2B Vet $24,000,000 - $24,000,000 $20,250,000 8.60 20,250,000
Marte Starling Marte 33 CF Vet $14,500,000 $1,250,000 $15,750,000 $15,750,000 6.69 19,500,000
Canha Mark Canha 33 LF Vet $12,000,000 $666,666 $12,666,666 $12,666,666 5.38 13,250,000
Carrasco Carlos Carrasco 35 SP Vet $12,000,000 - $12,000,000 $12,000,000 5.09 11,750,000
Diaz Edwin Diaz 28 RP/CL Arb 3 3 $10,000,000 - $10,000,000 $10,000,000 4.24 10,000,000
Escobar Eduardo Escobar 33 3B Vet $10,000,000 - $10,000,000 $10,000,000 4.24 10,000,000
McCann James McCann 32 C Vet $8,000,000 $150,000 $8,150,000 $8,150,000 3.46 10,150,000
May Trevor May 32 RP Vet $7,750,000 - $7,750,000 $7,750,000 3.29 7,750,000
Alonso Pete Alonso 27 1B Arb 1 3 $7,000,000 - $7,000,000 $7,000,000 2.97 7,000,000
Walker Taijuan Walker 29 SP Vet $7,000,000 - $7,000,000 $7,000,000 2.97 7,666,667
Nimmo Brandon Nimmo 29 RF Arb 3 1 $6,000,000 - $6,000,000 $6,000,000 2.55 6,000,000
Lugo Seth Lugo 32 RP Arb 3 2 $3,750,000 - $3,750,000 $3,750,000 1.59 3,750,000
Williams Trevor Williams 30 RP Arb 3 3 $3,750,000 - $3,750,000 $3,750,000 1.59 3,750,000
Smith Dominic Smith 27 LF Arb 2 2 $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 1.27 3,000,000
Castro Miguel Castro 27 RP Arb 3 $2,500,000 - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 1.06 2,500,000
Davis J.D. Davis 29 3B Arb 2 2 $2,500,000 - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 1.06 2,500,000
McNeil Jeff McNeil 30 2B Arb 1 3 $2,500,000 - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 1.06 2,500,000
Lucchesi Joey Lucchesi 29 SP Arb 1 2 $1,200,000 - $1,200,000 $1,200,000 0.51 1,200,000
Nido Tomas Nido 28 C Arb 1 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.42 1,000,000
Smith Drew Smith 28 RP Arb 1 2 $900,000 - $900,000 $900,000 0.38 900,000
Guillorme Luis Guillorme 27 SS Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 750,000
Megill Tylor Megill 26 SP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Reed Jake Reed 29 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Reid-Foley Sean Reid-Foley 26 RP Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Szapucki Thomas Szapucki 26 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000


2022 Deferred Salaries

Salaries for players who had salaries deferred to the current year. We are NOT counting these against the active payroll.

Player (3) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Familia Jeurys Familia 32 RP $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000
Bonilla Bobby Bonilla 59 LF $1,193,248 - $1,193,248 $1,193,248
Saberghagen Bret Saberghagen 58 SP $250,000 - $250,000 $250,000


2022 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $248,183,333 $6,666,666 - $254,849,999 $235,599,999
Deferred Salary $3,443,248 - - $3,443,248 $3,443,248
Total Payroll $248,183,333 $6,666,666 - $254,849,999 $235,599,999

 

2022 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $246,680,000
Estimated Player Benefits $16,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,250,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $264,930,000
Comp. Balance Tax Space $-54,930,000
Est. Tax Bill (20%, Surcharge 12%, Surcharge 45%) $19,731,250
Est. Payroll + Tax Bill $284,661,250


2022 Minor

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

Player (12) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Blankenhorn Travis Blankenhorn AAA 25 3B 2 - - -0 -0 0
Butto Jose Butto AA 24 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Diaz Yennsy Diaz AAA 25 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Lee Khalil Lee AAA 24 CF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Mauricio Ronny Mauricio AA 21 SS 3 - - -0 -0 0
Mazeika Patrick Mazeika AAA 28 C 2 - - -0 -0 0
Oller Adam Oller AAA 27 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Peterson David Peterson AAA 26 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Plummer Nick Plummer AAA 25 OF R5 - - -0 -0 0
Santos Antonio Santos AAA 25 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Vientos Mark Vientos AAA 22 3B 3 - - -0 -0 0
Yamamoto Jordan Yamamoto AAA 26 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
 

2022 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (0) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
JuanSimon Juan 0 OF - $1,900,000 $1,900,000 $1,900,000
FanaWilly Fana 0 OF - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000
SarmientoDangelo Sarmiento 0 SS - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000