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New York Mets

New York Mets 2021 Payroll

Mets 2021 Payroll

An updated look at the New York Mets 2021 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 

Mets – 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
Stroman Marcus Stroman 30 SP Vet 2 $18,900,000 - $18,900,000 $18,900,000 9.57 18,900,000
Familia Jeurys Familia 31 RP Vet $11,000,000 $666,668 $11,666,668 $16,666,668 8.44 10,000,000
Conforto Michael Conforto 28 RF Arb 3 2 $12,250,000 - $12,250,000 $12,250,000 6.20 12,250,000
Carrasco Carlos Carrasco 34 SP Vet $12,000,000 - $12,000,000 $12,000,000 6.08 11,750,000
Walker Taijuan Walker 28 SP Vet $10,000,000 - $10,000,000 $10,000,000 5.06 7,666,667
McCann James McCann 31 C Vet $8,000,000 $150,000 $8,150,000 $8,150,000 4.13 10,150,000
May Trevor May 31 RP Vet $7,750,000 - $7,750,000 $7,750,000 3.92 7,750,000
Diaz Edwin Diaz 27 RP/CL Arb 2 3 $7,000,000 - $7,000,000 $7,000,000 3.54 7,000,000
Nimmo Brandon Nimmo 28 CF Arb 2 1 $4,700,000 - $4,700,000 $4,700,000 2.38 4,700,000
Pillar Kevin Pillar 32 CF Vet $3,600,000 - $3,600,000 $3,600,000 1.82 3,250,000
Villar Jonathan Villar 30 OF Vet $3,550,000 - $3,550,000 $3,550,000 1.80 3,550,000
Loup Aaron Loup 33 RP Vet $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 1.52 3,000,000
Lugo Seth Lugo 31 RP Arb 2 2 $2,925,000 - $2,925,000 $2,925,000 1.48 2,925,000
Smith Dominic Smith 26 LF Arb 1 2 $2,550,000 - $2,550,000 $2,550,000 1.29 2,550,000
Davis J.D. Davis 28 3B Arb 1 2 $2,100,000 - $2,100,000 $2,100,000 1.06 2,100,000
Castro Miguel Castro 26 RP Arb 2 $1,687,500 - $1,687,500 $1,687,500 0.85 1,687,500
Hill Rich Hill 41 SP Vet $2,500,000 - $2,500,000 $967,752 0.49 967,752
Drury Brandon Drury 28 3B Arb 3 1 $1,550,000 - $1,550,000 $858,299 0.43 858,299
Alonso Pete Alonso 26 1B Pre-Arb 3 $676,775 - $676,775 $676,775 0.34 676,775
McNeil Jeff McNeil 29 2B Pre-Arb 3 $642,251 - $642,251 $642,251 0.33 642,251
Guillorme Luis Guillorme 26 SS Pre-Arb 1 $580,701 - $580,701 $580,701 0.29 580,701
Nido Tomas Nido 27 C Pre-Arb $577,720 - $577,720 $577,720 0.29 577,720
Smith Drew Smith 27 RP Pre-Arb 2 $574,500 - $574,500 $531,308 0.27 531,308
Diaz Yennsy Diaz 24 RP Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $315,901 0.16 315,901
Megill Tylor Megill 25 SP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $312,834 0.16 312,834
Baez Javier Baez 28 SS Arb 3 $11,650,000 - $11,650,000 $199,355 0.10 199,355


2021 Injured List

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

Player (14) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Lindor Francisco Lindor
(10-day, Oblique)
27 SS Arb 3 $22,300,000 - $22,300,000 $22,300,000 11.29 22,300,000
deGrom Jacob deGrom
(10-day, Arm)
33 SP Vet $33,500,000 $2,500,000 $36,000,000 $22,000,000 11.14 21,780,000
Syndergaard Noah Syndergaard
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
28 SP Arb 4 $9,700,000 - $9,700,000 $9,700,000 4.91 9,700,000
Betances Dellin Betances
(60-day, Shoulder)
33 RP Vet $6,000,000 - $6,000,000 $6,000,000 3.04 5,250,000
Gsellman Robert Gsellman
(60-day, Back)
27 RP Arb 2 2 $1,300,000 - $1,300,000 $1,300,000 0.66 1,300,000
Martinez Jose Martinez
(60-day, Knee)
32 1B Arb 2 2 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.51 1,000,000
Peterson David Peterson
(60-day, Oblique)
25 SP Pre-Arb 3 $585,750 - $585,750 $585,750 0.30 585,750
Lucchesi Joey Lucchesi
(60-day, Elbow)
28 SP Pre-Arb 2 $607,100 - $607,100 $574,464 0.29 574,464
Peraza Jose Peraza
(10-day, Finger)
27 SS Arb 2 1 $575,000 - $575,000 $510,015 0.26 510,015
Reid-Foley Sean Reid-Foley
(60-day, Elbow)
25 RP Pre-Arb 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $429,380 0.22 429,380
Yamamoto Jordan Yamamoto
(60-day, Shoulder)
25 SP Pre-Arb 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $417,112 0.21 417,112
Oswalt Corey Oswalt
(60-day, Knee)
27 RP Pre-Arb $570,500 - $570,500 $312,834 0.16 312,834
Stock Robert Stock
(60-day, Hamstring)
31 RP Pre-Arb 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $236,159 0.12 236,159
Nogosek Steve Nogosek
(10-day, Shoulder)
26 P Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $233,092 0.12 233,092


2021 Reserve/Suspended

Salaries from players who have been suspended, still counting against the payroll.

Player (1) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Cano Robinson Cano 38 2B Vet $24,000,000 - -0 -0 0.00 0


2021 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 % Lux. Tax Salary
Cano Robinson Cano 38 2B $3,750,000 - $3,750,000 $3,750,000 1.90 -3,750,000
Brach Brad Brach 35 RP $2,075,000 - $2,075,000 $1,504,500 0.76 2,075,000
Hunter Tommy Hunter 34 RP $955,663 - $955,663 $955,663 0.48 955,663
Williams Mason Williams 29 LF $383,375 - $383,375 $383,375 0.19 383,375
Barnes Jacob Barnes 31 RP $322,560 - $322,560 $322,560 0.16 322,560
Fargas Johneshwy Fargas 26 OF $177,886 - $177,886 $177,886 0.09 177,886
McKinney Billy McKinney 26 OF $161,616 - $161,616 $161,616 0.08 161,616
Eickhoff Jerad Eickhoff 30 SP $120,960 - $120,960 $120,960 0.06 120,960
Hildenberger Trevor Hildenberger 30 RP $61,340 - $61,340 $61,340 0.03 61,340
Hager Jake Hager 28 INF $21,469 - $21,469 $21,469 0.01 21,469
Tarpley Stephen Tarpley 28 RP $21,469 - $21,469 $21,469 0.01 21,469
Zamora Daniel Zamora 28 RP $12,268 - $12,268 $12,268 0.01 12,268


2021 Deferred Salaries

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

Player (2) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Bonilla Bobby Bonilla 58 LF $1,193,248 - $1,193,248 $1,193,248
Saberghagen Bret Saberghagen 57 SP $250,000 - $250,000 $250,000


2021 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
Lux. Tax Salary
Williams Trevor Williams 29 SP 3 $2,500,000 - $2,500,000 $199,355 199,355
Almora Albert Almora 27 CF 1 $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1,250,000
Sisco Chance Sisco 26 C 1 $580,500 - $580,500 $580,500 580,500
Blankenhorn Travis Blankenhorn 24 3B 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $79,742 79,742
Hartlieb Geoff Hartlieb 27 P 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $3,067 3,067
Lee Khalil Lee 23 CF 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $52,139 52,139
Mazeika Patrick Mazeika 27 C 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $110,412 110,412
Payton Mark Payton 29 LF 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 570,500
Szapucki Thomas Szapucki 25 RP 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $15,335 15,335
Eickhoff Jerad Eickhoff 30 SP $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $6,720 6,720
Tropeano Nicholas Tropeano 30 RP 1 $1,100,000 - $1,100,000 $82,796 82,796
Banda Anthony Banda 27 RP $570,500 - $570,500 $36,804 36,804
Bostick Akeem Bostick 26 P $570,500 - $570,500 $3,067 3,067
Maybin Cameron Maybin 34 RF $570,500 - $570,500 $36,804 36,804
Ramirez Roel Ramirez 26 P 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 570,500
Tovar Wilfredo Tovar 29 SS $570,500 - $570,500 $42,938 42,938
Carpio Luis Carpio 23 SS - - -0 -0 0
Cuthbert Cheslor Cuthbert 28 3B - - -0 -0 0
De La Cruz Oscar De La Cruz 26 P 1 - - -0 -0 0
Kilome Franklyn Kilome 26 P 1 - - -0 -0 0
Maxwell Bruce Maxwell 30 C 2 - - -0 -0 0
Opp Cam Opp 25 P - - -0 -0 0
Puello Cesar Puello 30 RF - - -0 -0 0
Robinson Jared Robinson 26 P - - -0 -0 0
Rodriguez David Rodriguez 25 C - - -0 -0 0
Vizcaino Arodys Vizcaino 30 RP/CL - - -0 -0 0


2021 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (12) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
ZieglerCalvin Ziegler 18 P - $910,000 $910,000 $910,000 0.46
HamelDominic Hamel 22 P - $755,300 $755,300 $755,300 0.38
CuevasYohairo Cuevas 0 OF - $500,000 $500,000 $500,000 0.25
SchwartzJT Schwartz 21 1B - $475,000 $475,000 $475,000 0.24
MosqueraDiego Mosquera 0 SS - $400,000 $400,000 $400,000 0.20
NunezElian Nunez 0 P - $400,000 $400,000 $400,000 0.20
ScottChristian Scott 22 P - $350,000 $350,000 $350,000 0.18
CamacaroSamuel Camacaro 0 SS - $330,000 $330,000 $330,000 0.17
MarquezGustavo Marquez 0 OF - $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 0.15
RamosLenerd Ramos 0 P - $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 0.15
SeymourCarson Seymour 22 P - $291,400 $291,400 $291,400 0.15
KendallKevin Kendall 22 SS - $200,000 $200,000 $200,000 0.10
VasilMike Vasil 21 P - $181,200 $181,200 $181,200 0.09
AskewKeyshawn Askew 21 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.06
JordanRowdey Jordan 22 OF - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.06
KubichekKolby Kubichek 21 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.06
KubichekKolby Kubichek 21 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.06
LavenderNathan Lavender 21 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.06
RudickMatt Rudick 22 OF - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.06
WoldJack-Thomas Wold 21 OF - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.06
YoungWyatt Young 21 SS - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.06
DavidLevi David 22 P - $120,000 $120,000 $120,000 0.06
GuerreraJustin Guerrera 21 SS - $75,000 $75,000 $75,000 0.04
ZwackNick Zwack 22 P - $50,000 $50,000 $50,000 0.03
McLoughlinTrey McLoughlin 22 P - $30,000 $30,000 $30,000 0.02
OsbornDrake Osborn 22 C - $30,000 $30,000 $30,000 0.02


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $130,905,447 $816,668 - $131,722,115 $122,492,064
Injured Reserve Money $78,420,350 $2,500,000 - $80,920,350 $65,598,806
Retained Salary $8,063,606 - - $8,063,606 $7,493,106
Deferred Salary $1,443,248 - - $1,443,248 $1,443,248
Buried Minor Salary $11,234,500 - - $11,234,500 $1,919,179
Total Payroll $252,623,903 $3,316,668 - $231,940,571 $197,503,155

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $183,154,654
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $201,154,654
Comp. Balance Tax Space $8,845,346