New York Mets

New York Mets 2023 Payroll

Mets 2023 Payroll

An updated look at the New York Mets 2023 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 
Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (37) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Scherzer Max Scherzer 38 SP Vet n/a $43,333,333 - $43,333,333 $43,333,333 17.65 43,333,333
Verlander Justin Verlander 40 SP Vet n/a $43,333,333 - $43,333,333 $43,333,333 17.65 43,333,333
Lindor Francisco Lindor 29 SS Vet n/a $32,000,000 $2,100,000 $34,100,000 $34,100,000 13.89 33,800,000
Marte Starling Marte 34 CF Vet n/a $19,500,000 $1,250,000 $20,750,000 $20,750,000 8.45 19,500,000
Diaz Edwin Diaz 29 RP/CL Vet n/a $17,250,000 $2,400,000 $19,650,000 $14,150,000 5.76 18,600,000
Carrasco Carlos Carrasco 36 SP Vet n/a $14,000,000 - $14,000,000 $14,000,000 5.70 14,000,000
Quintana Jose Quintana 34 SP Vet n/a $13,000,000 - $13,000,000 $13,000,000 5.30 13,000,000
McCann James McCann 33 C Vet n/a $12,000,000 $150,000 $12,150,000 $12,150,000 4.95 10,150,000
Canha Mark Canha 34 LF Vet n/a $10,500,000 $666,666 $11,166,666 $11,166,666 4.55 13,250,000
Escobar Eduardo Escobar 34 3B Vet n/a $9,500,000 - $9,500,000 $9,500,000 3.87 10,000,000
Raley Brooks Raley 35 RP Vet 0 $4,500,000 - $4,500,000 $4,500,000 1.83 5,000,000
Ruf Darin Ruf 36 1B Vet n/a $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 1.22 3,125,000
Vogelbach Dan Vogelbach 30 DH Vet 0 $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 0.61 1,500,000
Curtiss John Curtiss 30 RP Vet 1 $775,000 - $775,000 $775,000 0.32 775,000
Alonso Pete Alonso 28 1B Arb 2 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
McNeil Jeff McNeil 31 2B Arb 2 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Hernandez Elieser Hernandez 28 RP Arb 2 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Nido Tomas Nido 29 C Arb 2 0 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Guillorme Luis Guillorme 28 SS Arb 2 (S2) 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Smith Drew Smith 29 RP Arb 2 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Lucchesi Joey Lucchesi 30 SP Arb 2 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Brigham Jeff Brigham 31 RP Arb 2 (S2) 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Alvarez Francisco Alvarez 21 C Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Baty Brett Baty 23 3B Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Butto Jose Butto 25 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Greene Zach Greene 26 P Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Lee Khalil Lee 25 CF Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Lopez Yoan Lopez 30 RP Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Mauricio Ronny Mauricio 22 SS Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Megill Tylor Megill 27 SP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Montes de Oca Bryce Montes de Oca 27 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Nogosek Steve Nogosek 28 RP Pre-Arb 0 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Peterson David Peterson 27 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Ridings Stephen Ridings 27 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Saucedo Tayler Saucedo 30 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Vientos Mark Vientos 23 3B Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Woods William Woods 24 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0


2023 Retained Salaries

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

Player (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Cano Robinson Cano 40 DH $20,250,000 - $20,250,000 $20,250,000 8.25 20,250,000


2023 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 60 LF $1,193,248 - $1,193,248 $1,193,248
Saberghagen Bret Saberghagen 59 SP $250,000 - $250,000 $250,000


2023 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $224,191,666 $6,566,666 - $230,758,332 $225,258,332
Est. Arbitration Salaries - - - - $29,527,007
Est. Pre-Arbitration Salaries - - - - $4,770,000
Retained Salary $20,250,000 - - $20,250,000 $20,250,000
Deferred Salary $1,443,248 - - $1,443,248 $1,443,248
Active Total Payroll $244,441,666 $6,566,666 - $251,008,332 $245,508,332
Projected Total Payroll - - - - $279,805,339

 

2023 Active Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $233,000,000
Active AAV/Payroll $249,616,666
Est. Arbitration AAV/Payroll $29,527,007
Est. Pre-Arbitration AAV/Payroll $4,770,000
Estimated Player Benefits $16,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,250,000
Pre-Arbitration Bonus Pool Contribution $1,666,666
Proj. Tax Payroll $270,033,332
Proj. Tax Payroll (Active + Est. Arb + Est. Pre-Arb) $304,330,339