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New York Yankees 2020 Payroll

An updated look at the New York Yankees 2020 payroll salary table, including active salaries, bonuses, statuses, retained & dead payments, minor/non-roster players, and team totals.

Yankees – The Athletic

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Active Players (28) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Cole Gerrit Cole 29 SP Vet $36,000,000 - $36,000,000 $36,000,000 14.35 36,000,000
Stanton Giancarlo Stanton 30 DH Vet $26,000,000 - $26,000,000 $26,000,000 10.36 22,000,000
Tanaka Masahiro Tanaka 31 SP Pre-Arb $23,000,000 - $23,000,000 $23,000,000 9.17 22,142,857
Chapman Aroldis Chapman 32 RP/CL Vet $15,000,000 $2,200,000 $17,200,000 $17,200,000 6.85 17,466,667
Happ J.A. Happ 37 SP Vet $17,000,000 - $17,000,000 $17,000,000 6.77 17,000,000
Britton Zack Britton 32 RP Vet $13,000,000 - $13,000,000 $13,000,000 5.18 13,000,000
Paxton James Paxton 31 SP Arb 4 $12,500,000 - $12,500,000 $12,500,000 4.98 12,500,000
Hicks Aaron Hicks 30 CF Vet $10,500,000 $285,714 $10,785,714 $10,785,714 4.30 10,000,000
Gardner Brett Gardner 36 CF Vet $8,000,000 $2,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 3.99 12,000,000
Ottavino Adam Ottavino 34 RP Vet $8,000,000 $1,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 3.59 9,000,000
Judge Aaron Judge 28 RF Arb 1 3 $8,500,000 - $8,500,000 $8,500,000 3.39 8,500,000
Sanchez Gary Sanchez 27 C Arb 1 $5,000,000 - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 1.99 5,000,000
Kahnle Tommy Kahnle 30 RP Arb 3 $2,650,000 - $2,650,000 $2,650,000 1.06 2,650,000
Urshela Giovanny Urshela 28 3B Pre-Arb $2,475,000 - $2,475,000 $2,475,000 0.99 2,475,000
Green Chad Green 29 RP Arb 1 1 $1,275,000 - $1,275,000 $1,275,000 0.51 1,275,000
Montgomery Jordan Montgomery 27 SP Arb 1 2 $805,000 - $805,000 $805,000 0.32 805,000
Holder Jonathan Holder 28 RP Pre-Arb 1 $750,000 - $750,000 $750,000 0.30 750,000
Torres Gleyber Torres 23 SS Pre-Arb 2 $675,500 - $675,500 $675,500 0.27 675,500
Voit Luke Voit 29 1B Pre-Arb 2 $634,000 - $634,000 $634,000 0.25 634,000
Andujar Miguel Andujar 25 3B Pre-Arb 2 $632,500 - $632,500 $632,500 0.25 632,500
Tauchman Mike Tauchman 29 LF Pre-Arb $603,100 - $603,100 $603,100 0.24 603,100
Frazier Clint Frazier 25 OF Pre-Arb 1 $588,100 - $588,100 $588,100 0.23 588,100
Wade Tyler Wade 25 2B Pre-Arb 1 $582,800 - $582,800 $582,800 0.23 582,800
Loaisiga Jonathan Loaisiga 25 RP Pre-Arb 1 $580,625 - $580,625 $580,625 0.23 580,625
Ford Mike Ford 27 1B Pre-Arb 2 $579,800 - $579,800 $579,800 0.23 579,800
Higashioka Kyle Higashioka 30 C Pre-Arb $579,200 - $579,200 $579,200 0.23 579,200
Heller Ben Heller 28 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
King Michael King 25 RP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0


2020 Injured List

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

Player (3) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
LeMahieu D.J. LeMahieu
(10-day, Illness)
31 2B Vet $12,000,000 - $12,000,000 $12,000,000 4.78 12,000,000
Severino Luis Severino
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
26 SP Arb 2 2 $10,000,000 $500,000 $10,500,000 $10,500,000 4.18 10,000,000
Cessa Luis Cessa
(10-day, Illness)
28 RP Pre-Arb $895,000 - $895,000 $895,000 0.36 895,000


2020 Suspended/Restricted

Salaries from players who have been suspended/restricted, still counting against the payroll.

Player (1) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
German Domingo German 27 SP Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0


2020 Retained Salaries

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

Player (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Ellsbury Jacoby Ellsbury 36 CF $26,142,857 - $26,142,857 $26,142,857 10.42 21,857,143


2020 Deferred Salaries

Salaries for players who had salaries deferred to the current year. We are NOT counting these against the active payroll.

Player (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Rodriguez Alex Rodriguez 45 DH $5,000,000 - $5,000,000 $5,000,000


2020 Player Pool

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

Player (30) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Warren Adam Warren AAA 32 RP $800,000 - $800,000 $800,000 0
Abreu Albert Abreu AAA 24 P 1 - - -0 -0 0
Acevedo Domingo Acevedo 26 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Alvarez Daniel Alvarez 24 RP - - -0 -0 0
Avilan Luis Avilan AAA 30 RP - - -0 -0 0
Duffy Matt Duffy 29 3B - - -0 -0 0
Estrada Thairo Estrada AAA 24 2B 1 - - -0 -0 0
Florial Estevan Florial AA 22 OF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Gadea Kevin Gadea 25 RP - - -0 -0 0
Garcia Deivi Garcia AAA 21 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Gil Luis Gil A 22 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Granite Zach Granite AAA 27 OF - - -0 -0 0
Hale David Hale AAA 32 RP - - -0 -0 0
Herrera Rosell Herrera AAA 27 RF - - -0 -0 0
Holder Kyle Holder 26 SS - - -0 -0 0
Iannetta Chris Iannetta AAA 37 C - - -0 -0 0
Kratz Erik Kratz AAA 40 C - - -0 -0 0
Kriske Brooks Kriske AAA 26 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Lyons Tyler Lyons AAA 32 RP - - -0 -0 0
McDowell Max McDowell 26 C - - -0 -0 0
Medina Luis Medina A 21 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Nelson Nick Nelson AAA 24 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Otero Dan Otero AAA 35 RP - - -0 -0 0
Rosa Adonis Rosa 25 P - - -0 -0 0
Schmidt Clarke Schmidt 24 P - - -0 -0 0
Thole Josh Thole AA 33 C - - -0 -0 0
Tropeano Nicholas Tropeano AAA 29 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Vizcaino Alexander Vizcaino 23 SP - - -0 -0 0
Yajure Miguel Yajure AA 22 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Zych Tony Zych AAA 31 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0


2020 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (1) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
WellsAustin Wells 20 C - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 1.00


2020 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $195,910,625 $5,485,714 - $201,396,339 $201,396,339
Injured Reserve Money $22,895,000 $500,000 - $23,395,000 $23,395,000
Retained Salary $26,142,857 - - $26,142,857 $26,142,857
Deferred Salary $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $5,000,000
Total Payroll $244,948,482 $5,985,714 - $250,934,196 $250,934,196

 

2020 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $208,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $242,772,292
Estimated Player Benefits $15,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $260,272,292
Comp. Balance Tax Space $-52,272,292
Est. Tax Bill (30%, Surcharge 12%, Surcharge 45%) $23,604,219
Est. Payroll + Tax Bill $283,876,511