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New York Mets 2021 Payroll

An updated look at the New York Mets 2021 payroll salary table, including active salaries, bonuses, statuses, retained & dead payments, minor/non-roster players, and team totals.

Mets – The Athletic

Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (38) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
deGrom Jacob deGrom 33 SP Vet $33,500,000 $2,500,000 $36,000,000 $22,000,000 15.81 21,780,000
Stroman Marcus Stroman 30 SP Vet 2 $18,900,000 - $18,900,000 $18,900,000 13.58 18,900,000
Familia Jeurys Familia 31 RP Vet $11,000,000 $666,668 $11,666,668 $16,666,668 11.97 10,000,000
Conforto Michael Conforto 28 RF Arb 3 2 $11,000,000 - $11,000,000 $11,000,000 7.90 11,000,000
Syndergaard Noah Syndergaard 28 SP Arb 4 2 $9,700,000 - $9,700,000 $9,700,000 6.97 9,700,000
Betances Dellin Betances 33 RP Vet $6,000,000 - $6,000,000 $6,000,000 4.31 10,500,000
Diaz Edwin Diaz 27 RP/CL Arb 2 3 $5,800,000 - $5,800,000 $5,800,000 4.17 5,800,000
Matz Steven Matz 30 SP Arb 3 1 $5,200,000 - $5,200,000 $5,200,000 3.74 5,200,000
Nimmo Brandon Nimmo 28 CF Arb 2 1 $4,100,000 - $4,100,000 $4,100,000 2.95 4,100,000
Lugo Seth Lugo 31 RP Arb 2 2 $2,750,000 - $2,750,000 $2,750,000 1.98 2,750,000
Smith Dominic Smith 26 1B Arb 1 2 $2,750,000 - $2,750,000 $2,750,000 1.98 2,750,000
Davis J.D. Davis 28 OF Pre-Arb 2 $2,300,000 - $2,300,000 $2,300,000 1.65 2,300,000
Rosario Amed Rosario 25 SS Arb 1 2 $2,200,000 - $2,200,000 $2,200,000 1.58 2,200,000
Brach Brad Brach 35 RP Vet $1,250,000 - $2,075,000 $2,075,000 1.49 1,050,000
Castro Miguel Castro 26 RP Arb 2 $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.08 1,500,000
Heredia Guillermo Heredia 30 CF Arb 2 2 $1,400,000 - $1,400,000 $1,400,000 1.01 1,400,000
Gsellman Robert Gsellman 27 RP Arb 2 2 $1,300,000 - $1,300,000 $1,300,000 0.93 1,300,000
Shreve Chasen Shreve 30 RP Arb 4 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.72 1,000,000
Tropeano Nicholas Tropeano 30 SP Arb 3 1 $800,000 - $800,000 $800,000 0.57 800,000
Barnes Jacob Barnes 31 RP Arb 2 $750,000 - $750,000 $750,000 0.54 750,000
McWilliams Sam McWilliams 25 SP Pre-Arb 3 $750,000 - $750,000 $750,000 0.54 750,000
Alonso Pete Alonso 26 1B Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Garcia Robel Garcia 28 2B Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Gimenez Andres Gimenez 22 SS Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Guillorme Luis Guillorme 26 SS Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Jurado Ariel Jurado 25 SP Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Kilome Franklyn Kilome 26 P Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
May Trevor May 31 RP Vet - - -0 -0 0.00 7,500,000
Mazeika Patrick Mazeika 27 C Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
McNeil Jeff McNeil 29 3B Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Nido Tomas Nido 27 C Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Oswalt Corey Oswalt 27 SP Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Peterson David Peterson 25 P Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Sanchez Ali Sanchez 24 C Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Sewald Paul Sewald 31 RP Arb 1 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Smith Drew Smith 27 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Szapucki Thomas Szapucki 25 P Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Zamora Daniel Zamora 28 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000


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 - $24,000,000 $20,250,000 14.55 0


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 (9) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Carpio Luis Carpio 23 SS - - -0 -0 0
De La Cruz Oscar De La Cruz 26 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Fargas Johneshwy Fargas 26 OF - - -0 -0 0
Hager Jake Hager 28 INF - - -0 -0 0
Maxwell Bruce Maxwell 30 C 2 - - -0 -0 0
Peraza Jose Peraza 27 SS 1 - - -0 -0 0
Rodriguez David Rodriguez 25 C - - -0 -0 0
Smith Mallex Smith 28 LF 2 - - -0 -0 0
Vizcaino Arodys Vizcaino 30 RP/CL 1 - - -0 -0 0


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $123,950,000 $3,166,668 $825,000 $127,941,668 $118,941,668
Reserve/Suspended Money $24,000,000 - - $24,000,000 $20,250,000
Deferred Salary $1,443,248 - - $1,443,248 $1,443,248
Total Payroll $147,950,000 $3,166,668 $825,000 $151,941,668 $139,191,668

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $132,230,000
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $150,230,000
Comp. Balance Tax Space $59,770,000