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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 14.67 36,000,000
Stanton Giancarlo Stanton 30 DH Vet $26,000,000 - $26,000,000 $26,000,000 10.59 22,000,000
Tanaka Masahiro Tanaka 31 SP Pre-Arb $23,000,000 - $23,000,000 $23,000,000 9.37 22,142,857
Chapman Aroldis Chapman 32 RP/CL Vet $15,000,000 $2,200,000 $17,200,000 $17,200,000 7.01 16,000,000
Happ J.A. Happ 37 SP Vet $17,000,000 - $17,000,000 $17,000,000 6.93 17,000,000
Britton Zack Britton 32 RP Vet $13,000,000 - $13,000,000 $13,000,000 5.30 13,000,000
Paxton James Paxton 31 SP Arb 4 $12,500,000 - $12,500,000 $12,500,000 5.09 12,500,000
LeMahieu D.J. LeMahieu 31 2B Vet $12,000,000 - $12,000,000 $12,000,000 4.89 12,000,000
Hicks Aaron Hicks 30 CF Vet $10,500,000 $285,714 $10,785,714 $10,785,714 4.39 10,000,000
Severino Luis Severino 26 SP Arb 2 2 $10,000,000 $500,000 $10,500,000 $10,500,000 4.28 10,000,000
Gardner Brett Gardner 36 CF Vet $8,000,000 $2,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 4.07 12,500,000
Ottavino Adam Ottavino 34 RP Vet $8,000,000 $1,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 3.67 9,000,000
Judge Aaron Judge 28 RF Arb 1 3 $8,500,000 - $8,500,000 $8,500,000 3.46 8,500,000
Sanchez Gary Sanchez 27 C Arb 1 $5,000,000 - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 2.04 5,000,000
Kahnle Tommy Kahnle 30 RP Arb 3 $2,650,000 - $2,650,000 $2,650,000 1.08 2,650,000
Urshela Giovanny Urshela 28 3B Pre-Arb $2,475,000 - $2,475,000 $2,475,000 1.01 2,475,000
Green Chad Green 29 RP Arb 1 1 $1,275,000 - $1,275,000 $1,275,000 0.52 1,275,000
Cessa Luis Cessa 28 RP Pre-Arb $895,000 - $895,000 $895,000 0.36 895,000
Montgomery Jordan Montgomery 27 SP Arb 1 2 $805,000 - $805,000 $805,000 0.33 805,000
Holder Jonathan Holder 28 RP Pre-Arb 1 $750,000 - $750,000 $750,000 0.31 750,000
Andujar Miguel Andujar 25 3B Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Frazier Clint Frazier 25 OF Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Heller Ben Heller 28 RP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Higashioka Kyle Higashioka 30 C Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Tauchman Mike Tauchman 29 LF Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Torres Gleyber Torres 23 SS Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Voit Luke Voit 29 1B Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500
Wade Tyler Wade 25 2B Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 583,500


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 % Tax Payroll
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 % Tax Payroll
Ellsbury Jacoby Ellsbury 36 CF $26,142,857 - $26,142,857 $26,142,857 10.65 21,142,857


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 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
Tax Payroll
Bettis Chad Bettis 31 SP 1 $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1,500,000
Warren Adam Warren AAA 32 RP $800,000 - $800,000 $800,000 0
Abreu Albert Abreu AAA 24 P 1 - - -0 -0 0
Avilan Luis Avilan AAA 30 RP - - -0 -0 0
Cowart Kaleb Cowart AAA 28 DH - - -0 -0 0
Estrada Thairo Estrada AAA 24 2B 1 - - -0 -0 0
Florial Estevan Florial AA 22 OF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Ford Mike Ford AAA 27 1B 2 - - -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
Iannetta Chris Iannetta AAA 37 C - - -0 -0 0
King Michael King AAA 25 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Kratz Erik Kratz AAA 40 C - - -0 -0 0
Kriske Brooks Kriske AAA 26 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Loaisiga Jonathan Loaisiga AAA 25 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Lyons Tyler Lyons AAA 32 RP - - -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
Thole Josh Thole AA 33 C - - -0 -0 0
Tropeano Nicholas Tropeano AAA 29 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Yajure Miguel Yajure AA 22 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Zych Tony Zych 31 RP - - -0 -0 0


2020 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Total
Active Payroll $219,335,714
Retained Salary $26,142,857
Deferred Salary $5,000,000
Total Payroll $245,478,571
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $213,350,000 $5,985,714 - $219,335,714 $219,335,714
Retained Salary $26,142,857 - - $26,142,857 $26,142,857
Deferred Salary $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $5,000,000
Total Payroll $239,492,857 $5,985,714 - $245,478,571 $245,478,571

 

2020 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $208,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $240,303,714
Estimated Player Benefits $15,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $257,803,714
Comp. Balance Tax Space $-49,803,714
Est. Tax Bill (30%, Surcharge 12%, Surcharge 45%) $21,752,786
Est. Payroll + Tax Bill $279,556,500