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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
0.604 26 $143,884,113 $55,879,293 $1,144,366 $20,068,500 0- $250,787,552
2 New York Yankees NYY
0.520 26 $136,570,680 $59,213,748 $7,031,144 $3,607,150 0- $203,199,085
3 New York Mets NYM
0.542 26 $110,814,099 $77,598,806 $8,063,606 $5,773,000 0- $197,493,588
4 Houston Astros HOU
0.610 22 $130,763,369 $57,137,072 0- $596,900 0- $188,202,087
5 Philadelphia Phillies PHI
0.500 26 $165,765,599 $12,984,759 $420,562 $8,822,000 0- $184,080,397
6 Los Angeles Angels LAA
0.500 26 $81,524,929 $68,159,095 $29,936,876 $9,885,000 0- $182,578,218
7 Boston Red Sox BOS
0.610 26 $116,569,268 $29,913,664 $30,928,067 $3,152,000 0- $177,794,134
8 San Diego Padres SD
0.569 27 $156,612,366 $16,184,807 $134,948 $5,705,600 0- $173,603,881
9 Washington Nationals WSH
0.459 26 $114,656,836 $50,886,380 $247,570 $3,423,000 0- $171,984,007
10 St. Louis Cardinals STL
0.500 26 $114,480,209 $34,829,214 $14,961,933 $6,882,600 0- $165,772,538
11 San Francisco Giants SF
0.626 26 $93,635,992 $58,016,372 $780,740 $6,489,000 0- $153,726,622
12 Chicago Cubs CHC
0.490 26 $135,282,933 $8,671,299 $7,107,864 $6,793,500 0- $153,180,722
13 Toronto Blue Jays TOR
0.516 26 $105,915,120 $16,763,988 $20,669,393 $5,168,400 0- $144,716,388
14 Atlanta Braves ATL
0.490 26 $97,281,866 $34,242,442 $395,285 $20,596,500 0- $144,591,085
15 Chicago White Sox CHW
0.596 26 $94,203,433 $30,242,333 $8,751,573 $5,770,500 0- $134,480,852
League Average 130527671 $130,527,671
16 Cincinnati Reds CIN
0.515 26 $84,892,633 $36,554,584 $786,925 $2,325,500 0- $124,293,397
17 Minnesota Twins MIN
0.420 26 $100,929,391 $9,866,152 $8,035,899 $6,173,000 0- $122,969,344
18 Colorado Rockies COL
0.434 26 $81,321,773 $12,099,000 $14,435,634 $2,282,000 0- $116,080,298
19 Milwaukee Brewers MIL
0.580 26 $60,096,547 $21,198,418 $7,143,437 $10,496,166 0- $93,383,590
20 Kansas City Royals KC
0.433 26 $69,569,908 $21,213,940 $302,362 $5,706,900 0- $93,266,030
21 Texas Rangers TEX
0.350 26 $46,379,073 $11,144,947 $34,687,128 $4,589,000 0- $93,219,093
22 Arizona Diamondbacks ARI
0.307 26 $65,273,844 $12,275,848 $12,994,735 $7,844,800 0- $92,325,189
23 Detroit Tigers DET
0.465 26 $59,760,896 $20,067,650 $3,756,134 $5,508,600 0- $86,746,871
24 Oakland Athletics OAK
0.554 26 $67,389,460 $16,775,000 $501,622 $5,164,500 0- $85,760,089
25 Seattle Mariners SEA
0.540 26 $58,011,760 $15,767,193 $4,253,495 $8,530,500 0- $81,200,831
26 Tampa Bay Rays TB
0.600 26 $41,671,138 $21,202,334 $10,639,747 $4,588,600 0- $74,341,019
27 Miami Marlins MIA
0.430 26 $43,074,921 $7,108,756 $7,697,592 $5,135,375 $570,500 $59,437,778
28 Baltimore Orioles BAL
0.347 26 $19,025,282 $27,648,033 $10,952,997 $5,391,000 0- $58,356,873
29 Pittsburgh Pirates PIT
0.384 25 $31,668,950 $10,191,997 $5,003,556 $7,240,000 0- $55,444,138
30 Cleveland Indians CLE
0.505 26 $39,140,273 $11,003,600 $667,205 $5,821,600 0- $52,814,443