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New York Yankees

New York Yankees 2021 Payroll

Yankees 2021 Payroll

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

 

Yankees – 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
Cole Gerrit Cole 30 SP Vet $36,000,000 - $36,000,000 $36,000,000 17.96 36,000,000
Stanton Giancarlo Stanton 31 DH Vet $29,000,000 - $29,000,000 $29,000,000 14.47 22,000,000
LeMahieu D.J. LeMahieu 32 2B Vet $15,000,000 - $15,000,000 $15,000,000 7.48 15,000,000
Chapman Aroldis Chapman 33 RP/CL Vet $15,000,000 $2,200,000 $17,200,000 $14,838,710 7.40 17,466,667
Kluber Corey Kluber 35 SP Vet $11,000,000 - $11,000,000 $11,000,000 5.49 11,000,000
Hicks Aaron Hicks 31 CF Vet $10,500,000 $285,714 $10,785,714 $10,785,714 5.38 10,000,000
Judge Aaron Judge 29 RF Arb 2 3 $10,175,000 - $10,175,000 $10,175,000 5.08 10,175,000
Sanchez Gary Sanchez 28 C Arb 2 $6,350,000 - $6,350,000 $6,350,000 3.17 6,350,000
Voit Luke Voit 30 1B Arb 1 2 $4,700,000 - $4,700,000 $4,700,000 2.34 4,700,000
Urshela Giovanny Urshela 29 3B Arb 1 $4,650,000 - $4,650,000 $4,650,000 2.32 4,650,000
Torres Gleyber Torres 24 SS Arb 1 2 $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 2.00 4,000,000
Wilson Justin Wilson 33 RP Vet $2,850,000 - $2,850,000 $2,850,000 1.42 2,575,000
Gardner Brett Gardner 37 LF Vet $1,850,000 $1,000,000 $2,850,000 $2,850,000 1.42 2,575,000
Taillon Jameson Taillon 29 SP Arb 2 1 $2,250,000 - $2,250,000 $2,250,000 1.12 2,250,000
Green Chad Green 30 RP Arb 2 1 $2,150,000 - $2,150,000 $2,150,000 1.07 2,150,000
Montgomery Jordan Montgomery 28 SP Arb 2 2 $2,130,000 - $2,130,000 $2,130,000 1.06 2,130,000
Frazier Clint Frazier 26 OF Arb 1 1 $2,100,000 - $2,100,000 $2,100,000 1.05 2,100,000
Cessa Luis Cessa 29 RP Arb 1 $1,050,000 - $1,050,000 $1,050,000 0.52 1,050,000
Peralta Wandy Peralta 29 RP Arb 2 1 $925,000 - $925,000 $790,707 0.39 790,707
Luetge Lucas Luetge 34 RP Vet $600,000 - $600,000 $600,000 0.30 600,000
Loaisiga Jonathan Loaisiga 26 RP Pre-Arb 1 $595,800 - $595,800 $595,800 0.30 595,800
Higashioka Kyle Higashioka 31 C Pre-Arb $594,000 - $594,000 $594,000 0.30 594,000
German Domingo German 28 SP Pre-Arb 1 $619,675 - $619,675 $583,100 0.29 583,100
Wade Tyler Wade 26 2B Pre-Arb 1 $603,000 - $603,000 $547,898 0.27 547,898
King Michael King 26 RP Pre-Arb 3 $586,500 - $586,500 $517,092 0.26 517,092
Ford Mike Ford 28 1B Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $512,189 0.26 512,189


2021 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 % Lux. Tax Salary
Britton Zack Britton
(60-day, Elbow)
33 RP Vet $13,000,000 - $13,000,000 $13,000,000 6.48 13,000,000
Severino Luis Severino
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
27 SP Arb 3 2 $10,250,000 $500,000 $10,750,000 $10,750,000 5.36 10,000,000
O'Day Darren O'Day
(10-day, Shoulder)
38 RP Vet $1,750,000 - $1,750,000 $1,750,000 0.87 1,750,000
Schmidt Clarke Schmidt
(60-day, Elbow)
25 RP Pre-Arb 3 $571,925 - $571,925 $571,925 0.29 571,925
Odor Rougned Odor
(10-day, Knee)
27 2B Vet $12,000,000 $333,333 $12,333,333 $570,500 0.28 0


2021 Retained Salaries

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

Player (4) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Ellsbury Jacoby Ellsbury 37 CF $5,000,000 - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 2.49 0
Ottavino Adam Ottavino 35 RP $850,000 $924,956 $1,774,956 $1,774,956 0.89 1,774,956
Bruce Jay Bruce 34 RF $130,644 - $130,644 $130,644 0.07 130,644
Tauchman Mike Tauchman 30 CF $90,596 - $90,596 $90,596 0.05 90,596


2021 Minor/In the System

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

Player (25) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Andujar Miguel Andujar 26 3B 1 $639,000 - $639,000 $92,745 92,745
Nelson Nick Nelson 25 RP 3 $575,150 - $575,150 $80,392 80,392
Abreu Albert Abreu 25 RP 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $18,402 18,402
Garcia Deivi Garcia 22 SP 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $3,067 3,067
Kriske Brooks Kriske 27 P 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $15,335 15,335
Florial Estevan Florial 23 OF 2 - - -0 -0 0
Gil Luis Gil 23 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Gomez Yoendrys Gomez 21 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Medina Luis Medina 22 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Peraza Oswald Peraza 0 SS 3 - - -0 -0 0
Vizcaino Alexander Vizcaino 24 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Chirinos Robinson Chirinos 37 C $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1,000,000
Bowman Matthew Bowman 30 RP 1 $900,000 - $900,000 $900,000 900,000
Wojciechowski Asher Wojciechowski 32 SP $750,000 - $750,000 $750,000 750,000
Allen Greg Allen 28 OF - - -0 -0 0
Barraclough Kyle Barraclough 31 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Beltre Michael Beltre 25 OF - - -0 -0 0
Brito Socrates Brito 28 LF - - -0 -0 0
Cortes Nestor Cortes 26 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Holder Kyle Holder 27 SS - - -0 -0 0
Lyons Tyler Lyons 33 RP - - -0 -0 575,000
Montgomery Mike Montgomery 32 RP - - -0 -0 575,000
Ridings Stephen Ridings 25 P - - -0 -0 0
Velazquez Andrew Velazquez 26 3B 2 - - -0 -0 0
Warren Adam Warren 33 RP - - -0 -0 0


2021 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (4) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
MonteroHans Montero 0 SS - $1,700,000 $1,700,000 $1,700,000 0.85


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $165,849,475 $3,485,714 - $169,335,189 $166,620,210
Injured Reserve Money $37,571,925 $833,333 - $38,405,258 $26,642,425
Retained Salary $6,071,240 $924,956 - $6,996,196 $6,996,196
Buried Minor Salary $2,925,650 - - $2,925,650 $209,941
Total Payroll $212,418,290 $5,244,003 - $217,662,293 $200,468,772

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $188,440,515
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $206,440,515
Comp. Balance Tax Space $3,559,485