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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
Cano Robinson Cano 36 2B Vet $24,000,000 - $24,000,000 $19,000,000 12.01 19,000,000
Frazier Todd Frazier 33 3B Vet $9,000,000 - $9,000,000 $9,000,000 5.69 8,500,000
Lagares Juan Lagares 30 CF Arb 4 1 $9,000,000 - $9,000,000 $9,000,000 5.69 4,710,739
deGrom Jacob deGrom 31 SP Arb 3 2 $7,000,000 $2,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 5.69 27,500,000
Vargas Jason Vargas 36 SP Vet $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 5.06 8,000,000
Ramos Wilson Ramos 31 C Vet $6,250,000 $1,000,000 $7,250,000 $7,250,000 4.58 9,500,000
Familia Jeurys Familia 29 RP Vet $6,000,000 $666,667 $6,666,666 $6,666,666 4.21 10,000,000
Syndergaard Noah Syndergaard 26 SP Arb 2 2 $6,000,000 - $6,000,000 $6,000,000 3.79 6,000,000
Wilson Justin Wilson 31 RP Vet $5,000,000 - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 3.16 5,000,000
Conforto Michael Conforto 26 RF Arb 1 2 $4,025,000 - $4,025,000 $4,025,000 2.54 4,025,000
Hechavarria Adeiny Hechavarria 30 SS Vet $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 1.90 3,000,000
Matz Steven Matz 28 SP Arb 1 1 $2,625,000 - $2,625,000 $2,625,000 1.66 2,625,000
Avilan Luis Avilan 29 RP Arb 4 $1,600,000 - $1,600,000 $1,600,000 1.01 1,600,000
Diaz Edwin Diaz 25 RP/CL Pre-Arb 3 $607,425 - $607,425 $607,425 0.38 607,425
Lugo Seth Lugo 29 RP Pre-Arb 2 $591,875 - $591,875 $591,875 0.37 591,875
Gsellman Robert Gsellman 25 RP Pre-Arb 2 $582,500 - $582,500 $582,500 0.37 582,500
Rosario Amed Rosario 23 SS Pre-Arb 2 $575,500 - $575,500 $575,500 0.36 575,500
McNeil Jeff McNeil 27 2B Pre-Arb 3 $567,714 - $567,714 $567,714 0.36 567,714
Davis J.D. Davis 26 3B Pre-Arb 3 $561,420 - $561,420 $561,420 0.35 561,420
Alonso Pete Alonso 0 1B Pre-Arb $555,000 - $555,000 $555,000 0.35 555,000
Smith Dominic Smith 24 1B Pre-Arb 3 $559,320 - $559,320 $541,260 0.34 541,260
Nido Tomas Nido 25 C Pre-Arb 2 $556,300 - $556,300 $496,506 0.31 496,506
Bashlor Tyler Bashlor 26 RP Pre-Arb 3 $555,000 - $555,000 $307,352 0.19 307,352
Nogosek Steve Nogosek 24 P Pre-Arb $555,000 - $555,000 $259,608 0.16 259,608
Rhame Jacob Rhame 26 RP Pre-Arb 2 $555,000 - $555,000 $256,624 0.16 256,624


2019 Injured List

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

Player (5) 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 18.33 27,500,000
Lowrie Jed Lowrie (60-day) 35 2B Vet $6,000,000 $2,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 5.37 10,000,000
Wheeler Zack Wheeler (10-day) 29 SP Arb 3 2 $5,975,000 - $5,975,000 $5,975,000 3.78 5,975,000
Nimmo Brandon Nimmo (10-day) 26 CF Pre-Arb 1 $598,285 - $598,285 $598,285 0.38 598,285
Smith Drew Smith (60-day) 25 RP Pre-Arb 3 $557,500 - $557,500 $557,500 0.35 557,500


2019 Retained Salaries

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

Player (5) 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 9.48 17,250,000
d'Arnaud Travis d'Arnaud 30 C $850,410 - $850,410 $850,410 0.54 850,410
Santiago Hector Santiago 31 RP $293,540 - $293,540 $293,540 0.19 293,540
Font Wilmer Font 29 RP $201,871 - $201,871 $201,871 0.13 201,871
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 (35) 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
Gagnon Drew Gagnon 29 SP 3 $555,000 - $555,000 $161,136 161,136
Gomez Carlos Gomez 33 RF $555,000 - $655,000 $154,968 154,968
Guillorme Luis Guillorme 24 SS 3 $555,960 - $555,960 $131,516 131,516
Zamora Daniel Zamora 26 RP 3 $555,000 - $555,000 $125,328 125,328
Blanco Gregor Blanco AAA 35 RF - - $100,000 $100,000 0
Altherr Aaron Altherr 28 RF 1 $1,350,000 - $1,350,000 $94,354 94,354
Peterson Tim Peterson 28 RP 3 $555,000 - $555,000 $59,680 59,680
Flexen Chris Flexen 24 SP 2 $555,000 - $555,000 $56,696 56,696
Pounders Brooks Pounders 28 RP 1 $555,000 - $555,000 $50,728 50,728
Mazza Chris Mazza 29 RP $555,000 - $555,000 $38,792 38,792
Sewald Paul Sewald 29 RP 3 $555,000 - $555,000 $26,856 26,856
Lockett Walker Lockett 25 RP 2 $555,000 - $555,000 $20,888 20,888
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
Davis Rajai Davis 38 CF $555,000 - $655,000 $10,566 10,566
Hanhold Eric Hanhold 25 P 3 $555,000 - $555,000 $8,952 8,952
Alcantara Arismendy Alcantara 27 CF - - -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
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 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (5) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
BatyBrett Baty 19 3B - $3,900,000 $3,900,000 $3,900,000 2.47
AllanMatthew Allan 18 P - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 1.58
WolfJosh Wolf 18 P - $2,150,000 $2,150,000 $2,150,000 1.36
RamirezAlexander Ramirez 0 OF - $2,050,000 $2,050,000 $2,050,000 1.30
DuplantisAntoine Duplantis 22 OF - $85,000 $85,000 $85,000 0.05
MangumJake Mangum 23 CF - $20,000 $20,000 $20,000 0.01
AshfordZach Ashford 22 CF - $10,000 $10,000 $10,000 0.01
GenordJoe Genord 22 1B - $10,000 $10,000 $10,000 0.01
JonesNathan Jones 22 P - $10,000 $10,000 $10,000 0.01
RaganMitch Ragan 22 P - $10,000 $10,000 $10,000 0.01
RitterLuke Ritter 22 2B - $10,000 $10,000 $10,000 0.01
TaylorKennie Taylor 22 CF - $10,000 $10,000 $10,000 0.01
OtaScott Ota 21 RF - $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 0.00
WollersheimConnor Wollersheim 22 P - $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 0.00


2019 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Total
Active Payroll $96,069,450
Injured Reserve Money $44,630,785
Retained Salary $16,499,521
Deferred Salary $1,443,248
Buried Minor Salary $976,268
Total Payroll $158,176,024
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $98,322,054 $3,666,667 - $101,988,720 $96,069,450
Injured Reserve Money $42,130,785 $2,500,000 - $44,630,785 $44,630,785
Retained Salary $16,499,521 - - $16,499,521 $16,499,521
Deferred Salary $1,443,248 - - $1,443,248 $1,443,248
Buried Minor Salary $9,120,960 - $200,000 $9,320,960 $976,268
Total Payroll $166,073,320 $6,166,667 $200,000 $172,439,986 $158,176,024

 

2019 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $206,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $141,812,597
Estimated Player Benefits $14,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $0
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $156,312,597
Comp. Balance Tax Space $49,687,403