New York Mets

New York Mets 2022 Payroll

Mets 2022 Payroll

An updated look at the New York Mets 2022 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 
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
Scherzer Max Scherzer 37 SP Vet $43,333,333 - $43,333,333 $43,333,333 16.55 43,333,333
Lindor Francisco Lindor 28 SS Vet $32,000,000 $2,100,000 $34,100,000 $34,100,000 13.02 33,800,000
deGrom Jacob deGrom 34 SP Vet $33,500,000 $2,500,000 $36,000,000 $20,500,000 7.83 24,000,000
Marte Starling Marte 33 RF Vet $14,500,000 $1,250,000 $15,750,000 $15,750,000 6.01 19,500,000
Canha Mark Canha 33 LF Vet $12,000,000 $666,666 $12,666,666 $12,666,666 4.84 13,250,000
Diaz Edwin Diaz 28 RP/CL Arb 3 n/a $10,200,000 - $10,200,000 $10,200,000 3.89 10,200,000
Escobar Eduardo Escobar 33 3B Vet $10,000,000 - $10,000,000 $10,000,000 3.82 10,000,000
Bassitt Chris Bassitt 33 SP Arb 3 n/a $8,650,000 - $8,650,000 $8,650,000 3.30 8,800,000
McCann James McCann 32 C Vet $8,000,000 $150,000 $8,150,000 $8,150,000 3.11 10,150,000
May Trevor May 32 RP Vet $7,750,000 - $7,750,000 $7,750,000 2.96 7,750,000
Alonso Pete Alonso 27 1B Arb 1 3 $7,400,000 - $7,400,000 $7,400,000 2.83 7,400,000
Nimmo Brandon Nimmo 29 CF Arb 3 n/a $7,000,000 - $7,000,000 $7,000,000 2.67 7,000,000
Walker Taijuan Walker 29 SP Vet $7,000,000 - $7,000,000 $7,000,000 2.67 7,666,667
Ottavino Adam Ottavino 36 RP Vet $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 1.53 4,000,000
Lugo Seth Lugo 32 RP Arb 3 2 $3,925,000 - $3,925,000 $3,925,000 1.50 3,925,000
Williams Trevor Williams 30 RP Arb 3 n/a $3,900,000 - $3,900,000 $3,900,000 1.49 3,900,000
McNeil Jeff McNeil 30 2B Arb 1 3 $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 1.15 3,000,000
Rodriguez Joely Rodriguez 30 RP Pre-Arb 0 $2,500,000 - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 0.95 2,500,000
Naquin Tyler Naquin 31 DH Arb 3 n/a $4,025,000 - $4,025,000 $1,503,820 0.57 1,503,820
Givens Mychal Givens 32 RP Vet $3,500,000 - $3,500,000 $1,250,000 0.48 1,250,000
Ruf Darin Ruf 35 DH Arb 2 0 $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $1,054,976 0.40 1,098,901
Vogelbach Dan Vogelbach 29 DH Arb 1 0 $800,000 - $800,000 $329,700 0.13 529,700
Nogosek Steve Nogosek 27 RP Pre-Arb 1 $700,000 - $700,000 $319,218 0.12 319,218
Alvarez R.J. Alvarez 31 RP Vet 1 $700,000 - $700,000 $211,530 0.08 211,530
Marrero Deven Marrero 31 SS Pre-Arb 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $196,146 0.07 196,146
Perez Michael Perez 29 C Arb 1 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $196,146 0.07 196,146


2022 Injured List

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

Player (9) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Carrasco Carlos Carrasco
(15-day, Oblique)
35 SP Vet $12,000,000 - $12,000,000 $12,000,000 4.58 11,750,000
Lucchesi Joey Lucchesi
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
29 SP Arb 1 2 $1,150,000 - $1,150,000 $1,150,000 0.44 1,150,000
Nido Tomas Nido
(10-day, Covid-19)
28 C Arb 1 0 $890,000 - $890,000 $890,000 0.34 890,000
Guillorme Luis Guillorme
(10-day, Groin)
27 2B Arb 1 1 $875,000 - $875,000 $875,000 0.33 875,000
Smith Drew Smith
(15-day, Arm)
28 RP Arb 1 2 $750,000 - $750,000 $750,000 0.29 750,000
Reid-Foley Sean Reid-Foley
(60-day, Elbow)
26 RP Pre-Arb 0 $717,500 - $717,500 $717,500 0.27 717,500
Megill Tylor Megill
(60-day, Shoulder)
26 SP Pre-Arb 3 $707,500 - $707,500 $707,500 0.27 707,500
Curtiss John Curtiss
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
29 RP Pre-Arb 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $700,000 0.27 770,000
Hunter Tommy Hunter
(15-day, Back)
35 RP Vet $700,000 - $700,000 $700,000 0.27 423,060


2022 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 Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Cano Robinson Cano 39 DH $19,708,128 - $19,708,128 $19,708,128 7.53 19,708,128
Davis J.D. Davis 29 3B $1,789,440 - $1,789,440 $1,789,440 0.68 1,789,440
Jankowski Travis Jankowski 31 RF $782,952 - $782,952 $782,952 0.30 782,952
Shreve Chasen Shreve 31 RP $741,780 - $741,780 $741,780 0.28 741,780
Holderman Colin Holderman 26 P $234,606 - $234,606 $234,606 0.09 234,606
Reed Jake Reed 29 RP $123,968 - $123,968 $123,968 0.05 123,968
Inciarte Ender Inciarte 31 CF $96,704 - $96,704 $96,704 0.04 96,704
Reynolds Matt Reynolds 31 3B $18,815 - $18,815 $18,815 0.01 18,815
Szapucki Thomas Szapucki 26 SP $7,692 - $7,692 $7,692 0.00 7,692
Robertson Kramer Robertson 27 SS $3,846 - $3,846 $3,846 0.00 3,846


2022 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
Familia Jeurys Familia 32 RP $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000
Bonilla Bobby Bonilla 59 LF $1,193,248 - $1,193,248 $1,193,248
Saberghagen Bret Saberghagen 58 SP $250,000 - $250,000 $250,000


2022 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $232,783,333 $6,666,666 - $239,449,999 $214,886,535
Injured List Money $18,490,000 - - $18,490,000 $18,490,000
Retained Salary $23,507,931 - - $23,507,931 $23,507,931
Deferred Salary $3,443,248 - - $3,443,248 $3,443,248
Total Payroll $274,781,264 $6,666,666 - $281,447,930 $256,884,466

 

2022 Active Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $230,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $272,014,114
Estimated Player Benefits $16,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $4,992,662
Pre-Arbitration Bonus Pool Contribution $1,666,666
Proj. Tax Payroll $294,673,442


2022 Minor

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

Player (13) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Smith Dominic Smith AAA 27 LF 2 $3,950,000 - $3,950,000 $3,950,000 3,950,000
Clay Samuel Clay AAA 29 RP 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $19,230 19,230
Lee Khalil Lee AAA 24 CF 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $26,922 26,922
Lopez Yoan Lopez 29 RP 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $103,842 103,842
Mazeika Patrick Mazeika AAA 28 C 1 $700,000 - $700,000 $219,222 219,222
Medina Adonis Medina AAA 25 RP 1 $700,000 - $700,000 $196,146 196,146
Peterson David Peterson AAA 26 SP 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $323,064 323,064
Butto Jose Butto AA 24 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Mauricio Ronny Mauricio AA 21 SS 3 - - -0 -0 0
Vientos Mark Vientos AAA 22 3B 3 - - -0 -0 0
Montgomery Mike Montgomery AAA 32 RP n/a $1,100,000 - $1,100,000 $1,100,000 1,100,000
Katoh Gosuke Katoh AAA 27 2B 3 $718,000 - $718,000 $15,780 15,780
Blankenhorn Travis Blankenhorn AAA 25 3B 1 $700,000 - $700,000 $3,846 3,846
Diehl Phillip Diehl AAA 27 RP 0 $700,000 - $700,000 $700,000 0
Plummer Nick Plummer AAA 25 OF 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $134,610 134,610
Riddle J.T. Riddle AAA 30 SS 0 $700,000 - $700,000 $700,000 0
St. John Locke St. John AAA 29 P 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $700,000 0
Allan Matthew Allan 21 P '23 - - -0 -0 0
Alvarez Francisco Alvarez AAA 20 C '22 - - -0 -0 0
Baty Brett Baty AAA 22 3B '22 - - -0 -0 0
Campos Yeizo Campos AA 26 RP R5 - - -0 -0 0
Claudio Alexander Claudio AAA 30 RP n/a - - -0 -0 0
Cortes Carlos Cortes AA 25 2B R5 - - -0 -0 0
Diaz Yennsy Diaz AAA 25 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Dillon Justin Dillon AAA 28 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Dini Nick Dini AAA 28 C 3 - - -0 -0 0
Disla Yoelin Disla 18 P - - -0 -0 0
Dominguez Robert Dominguez 20 P '23 - - -0 -0 0
Fargas Johneshwy Fargas AAA 27 OF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Gilliam Ryley Gilliam AA 25 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Gordon Cole Gordon AAA 26 SP '22 - - -0 -0 0
Gore Terrance Gore AAA 31 CF 0 - - -0 -0 0
Grey Connor Grey AAA 28 SP R5 - - -0 -0 0
Hamel Dominic Hamel A 23 P '24 - - -0 -0 0
Mangum Jake Mangum AAA 26 CF - - -0 -0 0
Meyer Nick Meyer AAA 25 C R5 - - -0 -0 0
Mitchell Andrew Mitchell AAA 27 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Newton Shervyen Newton A 23 SS R5 - - -0 -0 0
Nunez Dedniel Nunez AA 26 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Ocampo Carlos Ocampo A 23 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Orze Eric Orze AAA 24 P '23 - - -0 -0 0
Otanez Michel Otanez AAA 24 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Palka Daniel Palka AAA 30 LF 0 - - -0 -0 0
Palmer Jaylen Palmer A 21 SS '22 - - -0 -0 0
Ramirez Alexander Ramirez A 19 OF '23 - - -0 -0 0
Renteria Marcel Renteria AA 27 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Rincon Carlos Rincon AAA 24 RF R5 - - -0 -0 0
Ritter Luke Ritter AAA 25 2B '22 - - -0 -0 0
Santos Antonio Santos AAA 25 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Santos Junior Santos A 20 P '22 - - -0 -0 0
Schwartz JT Schwartz A 22 1B '24 - - -0 -0 0
Scott Christian Scott A 23 P '24 - - -0 -0 0
Senger Hayden Senger AAA 25 C R5 - - -0 -0 0
Suarez Joander Suarez A 22 P '22 - - -0 -0 0
Valverde Alex Valverde AA 25 RP R5 - - -0 -0 0
Ventura Jhonny Ventura A 21 OF '25 - - -0 -0 0
Walker Josh Walker AAA 27 SP R5 - - -0 -0 0
Winaker Matt Winaker AA 26 OF R5 - - -0 -0 0
Yamamoto Jordan Yamamoto AA 26 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Zastryzny Rob Zastryzny AAA 30 P 1 - - -0 -0 0
Ziegler Calvin Ziegler A 19 P '25 - - -0 -0 0
 

2022 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (10) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
ParadaKevin Parada 20 C - $5,019,735 $5,019,735 $5,019,735
WilliamsJett Williams 18 CF - $3,900,000 $3,900,000 $3,900,000
JuanSimon Juan 0 OF - $1,900,000 $1,900,000 $1,900,000
TidwellBlade Tidwell 21 SP - $1,850,000 $1,850,000 $1,850,000
FanaWilly Fana 0 OF - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000
MorabitoNick Morabito 19 2B - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000
ReimerJacob Reimer 18 3B - $775,000 $775,000 $775,000
SarmientoDangelo Sarmiento 0 SS - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000
SmithD'Andre Smith 21 2B - $379,400 $379,400 $379,400
TongJonah Tong 19 P - $226,000 $226,000 $226,000
StuartTyler Stuart 22 P - $220,000 $220,000 $220,000
BrandonConnor Brandon 21 P - $200,000 $200,000 $200,000
ThomasRhylan Thomas 22 OF - $180,000 $180,000 $180,000
GervasePaul Gervase 22 P - $170,000 $170,000 $170,000
TebrakeDylan Tebrake 22 P - $136,425 $136,425 $136,425
EstepChase Estep 22 3B - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000
LoperJimmy Loper 22 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000
RossDylan Ross 21 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000
SantiagoChris Santiago 21 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000
AnkeneyEli Ankeney 21 P - $100,000 $100,000 $100,000
FosterCameron Foster 23 P - $40,000 $40,000 $40,000
VermillionZebulon Vermillion 23 P - $20,000 $20,000 $20,000