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MLB Payrolls

MLB  Team Salary Payroll TrackerMLB Team Payroll Tracker

A real-time look at the 2021 payroll totals for each MLB team. These figures derive from a player's payroll salary, which includes the combination of a base salary, incentives, & any signing bonus proration. See also: Cash Payrolls, Luxury Tax Payrolls.

Rank Team Win% Roster 26-Man Payroll Injured Reserve Retained Buried Suspended 2021 Total Payroll
1 Los Angeles Dodgers LAD
0.598 22 $163,821,581 $53,135,260 $2,024,774 $21,227,500 0- $265,465,521
2 New York Yankees NYY
0.533 25 $107,778,699 $85,621,204 $9,795,047 $3,427,650 0- $203,647,074
3 New York Mets NYM
0.524 26 $121,670,151 $67,867,007 $8,100,410 $8,843,500 0- $197,696,376
4 Houston Astros HOU
0.604 27 $125,826,568 $52,034,993 $4,032,994 $5,220,900 0- $192,066,898
5 Philadelphia Phillies PHI
0.500 24 $137,975,366 $37,248,289 $2,521,660 $8,822,000 0- $183,736,390
6 Boston Red Sox BOS
0.589 24 $115,556,776 $32,938,374 $32,951,312 $3,729,000 0- $181,900,838
7 Los Angeles Angels LAA
0.491 25 $68,780,715 $73,749,595 $34,978,586 $11,026,000 0- $180,475,415
8 San Diego Padres SD
0.565 26 $154,352,158 $20,235,655 $177,886 $5,799,600 0- $175,795,171
9 St. Louis Cardinals STL
0.505 27 $115,838,063 $34,829,214 $16,696,123 $6,890,400 0- $169,104,269
10 San Francisco Giants SF
0.632 26 $117,826,005 $37,920,808 $870,467 $9,612,200 0- $159,599,132
11 Toronto Blue Jays TOR
0.524 28 $112,110,420 $13,368,345 $23,669,393 $6,503,200 0- $151,085,666
12 Washington Nationals WSH
0.462 25 $50,270,063 $36,385,080 $54,343,658 $4,012,000 0- $148,078,455
13 Atlanta Braves ATL
0.491 26 $98,886,652 $37,038,157 $10,199,675 $13,346,000 0- $147,709,027
14 Chicago White Sox CHW
0.585 25 $103,119,061 $26,575,000 $9,131,473 $7,482,000 0- $140,710,179
15 Chicago Cubs CHC
0.477 22 $65,392,344 $9,954,887 $64,067,606 $4,423,000 0- $140,438,877
League Average 130183567 $130,183,567
16 Cincinnati Reds CIN
0.528 26 $92,004,114 $32,117,084 $892,634 $4,037,000 0- $126,131,281
17 Minnesota Twins MIN
0.415 25 $80,306,122 $15,255,152 $17,383,164 $5,602,500 0- $117,162,082
18 Colorado Rockies COL
0.434 24 $75,818,287 $12,199,000 $17,510,616 $3,428,000 0- $114,285,625
19 Milwaukee Brewers MIL
0.598 26 $58,585,137 $26,379,469 $7,143,437 $11,651,266 0- $97,611,675
20 Texas Rangers TEX
0.368 26 $23,861,113 $11,144,947 $56,042,251 $7,290,000 0- $94,842,534
21 Arizona Diamondbacks ARI
0.308 22 $59,592,619 $6,765,869 $20,665,762 $7,241,800 0- $88,637,054
22 Oakland Athletics OAK
0.561 26 $68,938,775 $17,216,648 $856,541 $5,735,000 0- $88,628,441
23 Detroit Tigers DET
0.472 26 $59,376,695 $16,967,650 $6,016,739 $5,508,600 0- $85,523,275
24 Kansas City Royals KC
0.433 26 $61,786,737 $5,713,940 $15,509,432 $5,706,900 0- $85,125,522
25 Seattle Mariners SEA
0.533 27 $58,528,438 $15,775,593 $5,869,131 $6,280,500 $570,500 $81,631,375
26 Tampa Bay Rays TB
0.598 27 $44,175,708 $19,174,324 $6,156,685 $4,018,100 0- $70,181,167
27 Miami Marlins MIA
0.425 26 $27,288,740 $5,966,506 $23,077,823 $7,416,500 $570,500 $58,088,658
28 Baltimore Orioles BAL
0.362 26 $20,747,704 $23,796,876 $12,217,047 $5,707,000 0- $57,449,273
29 Pittsburgh Pirates PIT
0.377 26 $25,668,153 $12,321,997 $8,427,532 $6,651,000 0- $54,765,597
30 Cleveland Indians CLE
0.505 26 $33,472,293 $1,844,600 $10,173,544 $5,258,700 0- $47,934,153