New York Mets

New York Mets 2020 Payroll

Mets 2020 Payroll

An updated look at the New York Mets 2020 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 

Mets – The Athletic

Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (28) Age Pos. Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Cano Robinson Cano 37 2B Vet $24,000,000 - - $24,000,000 $7,500,000 9.15 20,250,000
deGrom Jacob deGrom 32 SP Arb 4 $23,000,000 $2,500,000 - $25,500,000 $6,574,074 8.02 21,780,000
Betances Dellin Betances 32 RP Vet $2,200,000 $5,300,000 $297,000 $7,797,000 $6,411,815 7.82 10,500,000
Ramos Wilson Ramos 32 C Vet $9,250,000 $1,000,000 $186,000 $10,436,000 $4,425,926 5.40 9,500,000
Familia Jeurys Familia 30 RP Vet $11,000,000 $666,667 - $11,666,666 $4,370,371 5.33 10,000,000
Porcello Rick Porcello 31 SP Vet $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000 $3,703,704 4.52 10,000,000
Wilson Justin Wilson 32 RP Vet $5,000,000 - $93,000 $5,093,000 $1,944,852 2.37 5,000,000
Diaz Edwin Diaz 26 RP/CL Arb 1 $5,100,000 - - $5,100,000 $1,888,889 2.31 5,100,000
Matz Steven Matz 29 RP Arb 2 $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $1,888,889 2.31 5,000,000
Wacha Michael Wacha 29 RP Vet $3,000,000 - $555,556 $3,555,555 $1,666,667 2.03 3,000,000
Chirinos Robinson Chirinos 36 C Vet $5,750,000 - - $5,750,000 $889,994 1.09 6,750,000
Nimmo Brandon Nimmo 27 CF Arb 1 $2,175,000 - - $2,175,000 $805,556 0.98 2,175,000
Lugo Seth Lugo 30 SP Arb 1 $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000 $740,741 0.90 2,000,000
Shreve Chasen Shreve 29 RP Arb 3 $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $555,556 0.68 555,556
Frazier Todd Frazier 34 3B Vet $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000 $541,744 0.66 5,000,000
Brach Brad Brach 34 RP Vet $850,000 - $125,000 $975,000 $314,815 0.38 1,050,000
Hughes Jared Hughes 34 RP Vet $700,000 - - $700,000 $259,259 0.32 700,000
Alonso Pete Alonso 25 1B Pre-Arb $652,521 - - $652,521 $241,674 0.29 241,674
McNeil Jeff McNeil 28 3B Pre-Arb $617,676 - - $617,676 $228,769 0.28 228,769
Rosario Amed Rosario 24 SS Pre-Arb $608,780 - - $608,780 $225,474 0.28 225,474
Davis J.D. Davis 27 LF Pre-Arb $592,463 - - $592,463 $219,431 0.27 219,431
Smith Dominic Smith 25 1B Pre-Arb $578,826 - - $578,826 $214,380 0.26 214,380
Peterson David Peterson 24 SP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $193,129 0.24 193,129
Guillorme Luis Guillorme 25 SS Pre-Arb $566,054 - - $566,054 $190,869 0.23 190,869
Castro Miguel Castro 25 RP Arb 1 $1,050,000 - - $1,050,000 $162,512 0.20 1,050,000
Oswalt Corey Oswalt 26 SP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $130,830 0.16 130,830
Heredia Guillermo Heredia 29 CF Arb 1 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $38,696 0.05 1,000,000
Cordell Ryan Cordell 28 LF Pre-Arb $575,000 - - $575,000 $31,790 0.04 31,790


2020 Injured List

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

Player (10) Age Pos. Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Lowrie Jed Lowrie
(60-day, Leg)
36 2B Vet $9,000,000 $2,500,000 - $11,500,000 $5,833,333 7.12 10,000,000
Syndergaard Noah Syndergaard
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
27 SP Arb 3 $9,700,000 - - $9,700,000 $3,592,593 4.38 9,700,000
Conforto Michael Conforto
(10-day, Hamstring)
27 RF Arb 2 $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000 $2,962,963 3.62 8,000,000
Marisnick Jake Marisnick
(10-day, Hamstring)
29 CF Arb 4 $3,312,500 - - $3,312,500 $1,226,852 1.50 3,312,500
Nunez Eduardo Nunez
(60-day, Knee)
33 3B Vet $1,250,000 - - $1,250,000 $462,963 0.56 1,250,000
Gsellman Robert Gsellman
(60-day, Ribs)
26 RP Arb 1 $1,225,000 - - $1,225,000 $453,704 0.55 1,225,000
Rivera Rene Rivera
(60-day, Elbow)
36 C Vet $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $370,370 0.45 1,000,000
Nido Tomas Nido
(10-day, Covid-19)
26 C Pre-Arb $576,826 - - $576,826 $213,639 0.26 213,639
Gimenez Andres Gimenez
(10-day, Foot)
21 SS Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $208,704 0.25 208,704
Ramirez Erasmo Ramirez
(10-day, Groin)
30 RP Vet $563,500 - - $563,500 $74,760 0.09 74,760


2020 Reserve/Exempt

Salaries from players who are exempt, still counting against the payroll.

Player (2) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Stroman Marcus Stroman 29 SP $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000 $1,061,360 1.30 0
Cespedes Yoenis Cespedes 34 CF $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $331,675 0.40 0


2020 Retained Salaries

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

Player (10) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Wright David Wright 37 3B $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000 $12,000,000 14.64 17,250,000
Vargas Jason Vargas 37 SP $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.44 0
Frazier Todd Frazier 34 3B $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.83 -
Ramos Wilson Ramos 32 C $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.83 -
Chirinos Robinson Chirinos 36 C $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.22 -
Hamilton Billy Hamilton 29 CF $171,368 - - $171,368 $171,368 0.21 171,368
Lockett Walker Lockett 26 RP $112,644 - - $112,644 $112,644 0.14 112,644
Dozier Brian Dozier 33 2B $99,504 - - $99,504 $99,504 0.12 99,504
Bashlor Tyler Bashlor 27 RP $18,690 - - $18,690 $18,690 0.02 18,690
Lagares Juan Lagares 31 CF $16,584 - - $16,584 $16,584 0.02 16,584


2020 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 Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Bonilla Bobby Bonilla 57 LF $1,193,248 - -0 $1,193,248 $1,193,248
Saberghagen Bret Saberghagen 56 SP $250,000 - -0 $250,000 $250,000


2020 Player Pool

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

Player (22) League Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Smith Drew Smith 26 RP $566,000 - - $566,000 $106,386 106,386
Jurado Ariel Jurado 24 SP $563,500 - - $563,500 $6,230 6,230
Kilome Franklyn Kilome 25 RP $563,500 - - $563,500 $71,645 71,645
Mazeika Patrick Mazeika 26 C $563,500 - - $563,500 $6,230 6,230
Sanchez Ali Sanchez 23 C $563,500 - - $563,500 $46,725 46,725
Sewald Paul Sewald 30 RP $563,500 - - $563,500 $56,070 56,070
Szapucki Thomas Szapucki AA 24 P $563,500 - - $563,500 $563,500 0
Zamora Daniel Zamora 27 RP $563,500 - - $563,500 $24,920 24,920
Strickland Hunter Strickland 31 RP $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $55,280 55,280
Payano Pedro Payano AAA 25 P $600,000 - - $600,000 $600,000 0
Allan Matthew Allan 19 P - - - -0 -0 0
Alvarez Francisco Alvarez 0 C - - - -0 -0 0
Blackman Matt Blackman 0 RP - - - -0 -0 0
Carpio Luis Carpio 22 SS - - - -0 -0 0
Fargas Johneshwy Fargas 25 OF - - - -0 -0 0
Gilliam Ryley Gilliam 23 P - - - -0 -0 0
Hager Jake Hager 27 INF - - - -0 -0 0
Mauricio Ronny Mauricio 0 SS - - - -0 -0 0
Maxwell Bruce Maxwell 29 C - - - -0 -0 0
Moroff Max Moroff AAA 27 2B - - - -0 -0 0
Parker Jarrett Parker AAA 31 LF - - - -0 -0 0
Rodriguez David Rodriguez 24 C - - - -0 -0 0


2020 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (10) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
Crow-ArmstrongPete Crow-Armstrong 18 OF - $3,359,000 - $3,359,000 $3,359,000 4.10
GinnJ.T. Ginn 21 P - $2,900,000 - $2,900,000 $2,900,000 3.54
GreeneIsaiah Greene 18 OF - $850,000 - $850,000 $850,000 1.04
DyerMatthew Dyer 21 C - $350,000 - $350,000 $350,000 0.43
OrzeEric Orze 22 P - $20,000 - $20,000 $20,000 0.02
WaltersAnthony Walters 22 SS - $20,000 - $20,000 $20,000 0.02


2020 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $121,393,320 $9,466,667 $1,256,556 $132,116,541 $46,360,406
Injured Reserve Money $35,191,326 $2,500,000 - $37,691,326 $15,399,881
Reserve/Exempt Money $18,000,000 - - $18,000,000 $1,393,035
Retained Salary $18,418,790 - - $18,418,790 $18,418,790
Deferred Salary $1,443,248 - - $1,443,248 $1,443,248
Buried Minor Salary $4,947,000 - - $4,947,000 $373,486
Total Payroll $197,950,436 $11,966,667 $1,256,556 $211,173,657 $81,945,598

 

2020 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $208,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $175,113,781
Estimated Player Benefits $15,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,250,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $192,363,781
Comp. Balance Tax Space $15,636,219