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New York Mets 2019 Payroll

An updated look at the New York Mets 2019 payroll salary table, including active salaries, bonuses, statuses, retained & dead payments, minor/non-roster players, and team totals.

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Active Players (25) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Frazier Todd Frazier 33 3B Vet $9,000,000 - $9,000,000 $9,000,000 5.89 8,500,000
Lagares Juan Lagares 30 CF Arb 4 1 $9,000,000 - $9,000,000 $9,000,000 5.89 4,710,739
deGrom Jacob deGrom 31 SP Arb 3 2 $7,000,000 $2,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 5.89 27,500,000
Ramos Wilson Ramos 31 C Vet $6,250,000 $1,000,000 $7,250,000 $7,250,000 4.75 9,500,000
Familia Jeurys Familia 29 RP Vet $6,000,000 $666,667 $6,666,666 $6,666,666 4.36 10,000,000
Syndergaard Noah Syndergaard 26 SP Arb 2 2 $6,000,000 - $6,000,000 $6,000,000 3.93 6,000,000
Wheeler Zack Wheeler 29 SP Arb 3 2 $5,975,000 - $5,975,000 $5,975,000 3.91 5,975,000
Hechavarria Adeiny Hechavarria 30 SS Vet $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 1.96 3,000,000
Matz Steven Matz 28 SP Arb 1 1 $2,625,000 - $2,625,000 $2,625,000 1.72 2,625,000
Santiago Hector Santiago 31 RP Vet $2,000,000 - $2,100,000 $1,501,570 0.98 1,501,570
Altherr Aaron Altherr 28 RF Arb 1 1 $1,350,000 - $1,350,000 $943,548 0.62 943,548
Diaz Edwin Diaz 25 RP/CL Pre-Arb 3 $607,425 - $607,425 $607,425 0.40 607,425
Gsellman Robert Gsellman 25 RP Pre-Arb 2 $582,500 - $582,500 $582,500 0.38 582,500
Rosario Amed Rosario 23 SS Pre-Arb 2 $575,500 - $575,500 $575,500 0.38 575,500
Davis J.D. Davis 26 3B Pre-Arb 3 $561,420 - $561,420 $561,420 0.37 561,420
Alonso Pete Alonso 0 1B Pre-Arb $555,000 - $555,000 $555,000 0.36 555,000
Smith Dominic Smith 24 1B Pre-Arb 3 $559,320 - $559,320 $541,260 0.35 541,260
Nido Tomas Nido 25 C Pre-Arb 2 $556,300 - $556,300 $496,506 0.33 496,506
Zamora Daniel Zamora 26 RP Pre-Arb 3 $555,000 - $555,000 $483,408 0.32 483,408
Gagnon Drew Gagnon 29 SP Pre-Arb 3 $555,000 - $555,000 $471,472 0.31 471,472
Guillorme Luis Guillorme 24 SS Pre-Arb 3 $555,960 - $555,960 $457,317 0.30 457,317
Font Wilmer Font 29 RP Pre-Arb $560,400 - $560,400 $445,906 0.29 445,906
Bashlor Tyler Bashlor 26 RP Pre-Arb 3 $555,000 - $555,000 $441,632 0.29 441,632
Gomez Carlos Gomez 33 RF Vet $555,000 - $655,000 $405,824 0.27 405,824
Davis Rajai Davis 38 CF Vet $555,000 - $655,000 $390,904 0.26 390,904


2019 Injured List

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

Player (11) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Tax Payroll
Cespedes Yoenis Cespedes (60-day) 33 CF Vet $29,000,000 - $29,000,000 $29,000,000 18.99 27,500,000
Cano Robinson Cano (10-day) 36 2B Vet $24,000,000 - $24,000,000 $19,000,000 12.44 19,000,000
Lowrie Jed Lowrie (60-day) 35 2B Vet $6,000,000 $2,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 5.57 10,000,000
Vargas Jason Vargas (10-day) 36 SP Vet $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 5.24 8,000,000
Wilson Justin Wilson (10-day) 31 RP Vet $5,000,000 - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 3.27 5,000,000
Conforto Michael Conforto (7-day) 26 RF Arb 1 2 $4,025,000 - $4,025,000 $4,025,000 2.64 4,025,000
Avilan Luis Avilan (10-day) 29 RP Arb 4 $1,600,000 - $1,600,000 $1,600,000 1.05 1,600,000
Nimmo Brandon Nimmo (10-day) 26 CF Pre-Arb 1 $598,285 - $598,285 $598,285 0.39 598,285
Lugo Seth Lugo (10-day) 29 RP Pre-Arb 2 $591,875 - $591,875 $591,875 0.39 591,875
McNeil Jeff McNeil (10-day) 27 2B Pre-Arb 3 $567,714 - $567,714 $567,714 0.37 567,714
Smith Drew Smith (60-day) 25 RP Pre-Arb 3 $557,500 - $557,500 $557,500 0.37 557,500


2019 Retained Salaries

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

Player (3) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Tax Payroll
Wright David Wright 36 3B $15,000,000 - $15,000,000 $15,000,000 9.82 17,250,000
d'Arnaud Travis d'Arnaud 30 C $850,410 - $850,410 $850,410 0.56 850,410
Broxton Keon Broxton 29 RF $153,700 - $153,700 $153,700 0.10 153,700


2019 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
Bonilla Bobby Bonilla 56 LF $1,193,248 - $1,193,248 $1,193,248
Saberghagen Bret Saberghagen 55 SP $250,000 - $250,000 $250,000
deGrom Jacob deGrom 31 SP - - -0 -


2019 Minor/In the System

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

Player (31) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Tax Payroll
Mesoraco Devin Mesoraco 31 C $1,750,000 - $1,850,000 $1,850,000 1,750,000
Tejada Ruben Tejada 29 SS $750,000 - $750,000 $750,000 750,000
Liriano Rymer Liriano AAA 28 RF $600,000 - $600,000 $600,000 600,000
Kilome Franklyn Kilome 24 P 3 $555,000 - $555,000 $555,000 150,000
Lockett Walker Lockett 25 RP 2 $555,000 - $555,000 $555,000 150,000
Blanco Gregor Blanco AAA 35 RF - - $100,000 $100,000 0
Peterson Tim Peterson 28 RP 3 $555,000 - $555,000 $41,776 41,776
Rhame Jacob Rhame 26 RP 2 $555,000 - $555,000 $29,840 29,840
Sewald Paul Sewald 29 RP 3 $555,000 - $555,000 $26,856 26,856
Oswalt Corey Oswalt 25 SP 3 $555,000 - $555,000 $20,888 20,888
O'Rourke Ryan O'Rourke 31 RP 3 $555,000 - $555,000 $14,920 14,920
Hanhold Eric Hanhold 25 P 3 $555,000 - $555,000 $8,952 8,952
Flexen Chris Flexen 24 SP 2 $555,000 - $555,000 $5,968 5,968
Alcantara Arismendy Alcantara 27 CF - - -0 -0 0
Burnett Sean Burnett 36 RP - - -0 -0 0
Caminero Arquimedes Caminero AAA 32 RP - - -0 -0 0
Cecchini Gavin Cecchini 25 SS 2 - - -0 -0 0
Coleman Casey Coleman AAA 31 RP - - -0 -0 0
De Los Santos Omar De Los Santos 19 OF - - -0 -0 0
Espinosa Danny Espinosa AAA 32 SS - - -0 -0 0
Herrera Dilson Herrera AAA 25 2B - - -0 -0 0
Jones Zack Jones 0 RP - - -0 -0 0
Kemp Matt Kemp 34 LF - - -0 -0 555,000
Lee Zach Lee 27 RP - - -0 -0 0
Plaia Colton Plaia AAA 28 C - - -0 -0 0
Rivera Rene Rivera AAA 35 C - - -0 -0 0
Santana Ervin Santana 36 SP - - -0 -0 0
Taijeron Travis Taijeron AAA 30 RF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Taylor Corey Taylor AAA 26 P - - -0 -0 0
Tebow Tim Tebow AAA 31 OF - - -0 -0 0
Thompson David Thompson AAA 25 3B - - -0 -0 0


2019 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Total
Active Payroll $67,977,858
Injured Reserve Money $77,440,374
Retained Salary $16,004,110
Deferred Salary $1,443,248
Buried Minor Salary $149,200
Total Payroll $161,571,542
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $66,088,825 $3,666,667 $300,000 $70,055,491 $67,977,858
Injured Reserve Money $79,940,374 $2,500,000 - $82,440,374 $77,440,374
Retained Salary $16,004,110 - - $16,004,110 $16,004,110
Deferred Salary $1,443,248 - - $1,443,248 $1,443,248
Buried Minor Salary $3,885,000 - - $3,885,000 $149,200
Total Payroll $165,918,309 $6,166,667 $300,000 $172,384,975 $161,571,542

 

2019 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $206,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $145,358,115
Estimated Player Benefits $14,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $0
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $159,858,115
Comp. Balance Tax Space $46,141,885