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New York Mets

New York Mets 2021 Payroll

Mets 2021 Payroll

An updated look at the New York Mets 2021 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 

Mets – The Athletic

Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (26) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Lindor Francisco Lindor 27 SS Arb 3 $22,300,000 - $22,300,000 $22,300,000 11.63 22,300,000
deGrom Jacob deGrom 33 SP Vet $33,500,000 $2,500,000 $36,000,000 $22,000,000 11.48 21,780,000
Stroman Marcus Stroman 30 SP Vet 2 $18,900,000 - $18,900,000 $18,900,000 9.86 18,900,000
Familia Jeurys Familia 31 RP Vet $11,000,000 $666,668 $11,666,668 $16,666,668 8.69 10,000,000
Conforto Michael Conforto 28 RF Arb 3 2 $12,250,000 - $12,250,000 $12,250,000 6.39 12,250,000
Walker Taijuan Walker 28 SP Vet $10,000,000 - $10,000,000 $10,000,000 5.22 7,666,667
McCann James McCann 31 C Vet $8,000,000 $150,000 $8,150,000 $8,150,000 4.25 10,150,000
May Trevor May 31 RP Vet $7,750,000 - $7,750,000 $7,750,000 4.04 7,750,000
Diaz Edwin Diaz 27 RP/CL Arb 2 3 $7,000,000 - $7,000,000 $7,000,000 3.65 7,000,000
Nimmo Brandon Nimmo 28 CF Arb 2 1 $4,700,000 - $4,700,000 $4,700,000 2.45 4,700,000
Pillar Kevin Pillar 32 CF Vet $3,600,000 - $3,600,000 $3,600,000 1.88 3,250,000
Villar Jonathan Villar 30 OF Vet $3,550,000 - $3,550,000 $3,550,000 1.85 3,550,000
Loup Aaron Loup 33 RP Vet $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 1.56 3,000,000
Smith Dominic Smith 26 LF Arb 1 2 $2,550,000 - $2,550,000 $2,550,000 1.33 2,550,000
Castro Miguel Castro 26 RP Arb 2 $1,687,500 - $1,687,500 $1,687,500 0.88 1,687,500
Gsellman Robert Gsellman 27 RP Arb 2 2 $1,300,000 - $1,300,000 $1,300,000 0.68 1,300,000
Almora Albert Almora 27 CF Arb 2 1 $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 0.65 1,250,000
Barnes Jacob Barnes 31 RP Arb 2 $750,000 - $750,000 $750,000 0.39 750,000
Alonso Pete Alonso 26 1B Pre-Arb 3 $676,775 - $676,775 $676,775 0.35 676,775
McNeil Jeff McNeil 29 2B Pre-Arb 3 $642,251 - $642,251 $642,251 0.33 642,251
Lucchesi Joey Lucchesi 28 SP Pre-Arb 2 $607,100 - $607,100 $607,100 0.32 607,100
Peterson David Peterson 25 SP Pre-Arb 3 $585,750 - $585,750 $585,750 0.31 585,750
Guillorme Luis Guillorme 26 SS Pre-Arb 1 $580,701 - $580,701 $580,701 0.30 580,701
Nido Tomas Nido 27 C Pre-Arb $577,720 - $577,720 $577,720 0.30 577,720
Hildenberger Trevor Hildenberger 30 RP Arb 1 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $545,926 0.28 545,926
Peraza Jose Peraza 27 SS Arb 2 1 $575,000 - $575,000 $544,016 0.28 544,016


2021 Injured List

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

Player (7) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Carrasco Carlos Carrasco
(10-day, Hamstring)
34 SP Vet $12,000,000 - $12,000,000 $12,000,000 6.26 11,750,000
Syndergaard Noah Syndergaard
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
28 SP Arb 4 2 $9,700,000 - $9,700,000 $9,700,000 5.06 9,700,000
Betances Dellin Betances
(10-day, Shoulder)
33 RP Vet $6,000,000 - $6,000,000 $6,000,000 3.13 5,250,000
Lugo Seth Lugo
(10-day, Elbow)
31 RP Arb 2 2 $2,925,000 - $2,925,000 $2,925,000 1.53 2,925,000
Davis J.D. Davis
(10-day, Hand)
28 3B Arb 1 2 $2,100,000 - $2,100,000 $2,100,000 1.10 2,100,000
Martinez Jose Martinez
(60-day, Knee)
32 1B Arb 2 2 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.52 1,000,000
Smith Drew Smith
(10-day, Shoulder)
27 RP Pre-Arb 2 $574,500 - $574,500 $574,500 0.30 574,500


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 - -0 -0 0.00 0


2021 Retained Salaries

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

Player (2) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Cano Robinson Cano 38 2B $3,750,000 - $3,750,000 $3,750,000 1.96 -3,750,000
Brach Brad Brach 35 RP $2,075,000 - $2,075,000 $1,504,500 0.78 2,075,000


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 (27) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
McWilliams Sam McWilliams 25 RP 3 $750,000 - $750,000 $750,000 0
Diaz Yennsy Diaz 24 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Lee Khalil Lee 23 CF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Mazeika Patrick Mazeika 27 C 2 - - -0 -0 0
Reid-Foley Sean Reid-Foley 25 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Szapucki Thomas Szapucki 25 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Tarpley Stephen Tarpley 28 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Yamamoto Jordan Yamamoto 25 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Zamora Daniel Zamora 28 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Drury Brandon Drury 28 3B 1 $1,550,000 - $1,550,000 $1,550,000 1,550,000
Blevins Jerry Blevins 37 RP $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1,250,000
Eickhoff Jerad Eickhoff 30 SP $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1,250,000
Carpio Luis Carpio 23 SS - - -0 -0 0
De La Cruz Oscar De La Cruz 26 P 1 - - -0 -0 0
Fargas Johneshwy Fargas 26 OF - - -0 -0 0
Hager Jake Hager 28 INF - - -0 -0 0
Hunter Tommy Hunter 34 RP - - -0 -0 0
Joseph Caleb Joseph 35 C 1 - - -0 -0 0
Kilome Franklyn Kilome 26 P - - -0 -0 0
Maxwell Bruce Maxwell 30 C 2 - - -0 -0 0
Opp Cam Opp 25 P - - -0 -0 0
Oswalt Corey Oswalt 27 RP - - -0 -0 0
Robinson Jared Robinson 26 P - - -0 -0 0
Rodriguez David Rodriguez 25 C - - -0 -0 0
Smith Mallex Smith 28 LF 1 - - -0 -0 0
Tovar Wilfredo Tovar 29 SS - - -0 -0 0
Vizcaino Arodys Vizcaino 30 RP/CL - - -0 -0 0


2021 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (2) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
CuevasYohairo Cuevas 0 OF - $500,000 $500,000 $500,000 0.26
MosqueraDiego Mosquera 0 SS - $400,000 $400,000 $400,000 0.21
NunezElian Nunez 0 P - $400,000 $400,000 $400,000 0.21
CamacaroSamuel Camacaro 0 SS - $330,000 $330,000 $330,000 0.17
MarquezGustavo Marquez 0 OF - $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 0.16
RamosLenerd Ramos 0 P - $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 0.16


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $157,903,297 $3,316,668 - $161,219,965 $152,164,407
Injured Reserve Money $34,299,500 - - $34,299,500 $34,299,500
Retained Salary $5,825,000 - - $5,825,000 $5,254,500
Deferred Salary $1,443,248 - - $1,443,248 $1,443,248
Total Payroll $222,027,797 $3,316,668 - $201,344,465 $191,718,407

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $176,218,906
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $194,218,906
Comp. Balance Tax Space $15,781,094