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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
27 $229,258,333 0- $564,000 $8,500,000 0- $238,322,333
2 New York Yankees NYY
26 $178,990,714 $10,750,000 $6,774,956 0- 0- $196,515,670
3 New York Mets NYM
28 $169,129,168 $9,700,000 $5,825,000 0- 0- $184,083,668
4 Philadelphia Phillies PHI
27 $167,838,462 $727,500 $10,350,000 0- 0- $178,915,962
5 Houston Astros HOU
28 $141,500,833 $33,000,000 $250,000 0- 0- $174,750,833
6 Los Angeles Angels LAA
26 $171,413,094 0- 0- 0- 0- $171,413,094
7 Boston Red Sox BOS
24 $116,895,000 $22,400,000 $30,925,000 0- 0- $170,220,000
8 Washington Nationals WSH
26 $161,841,575 0- 0- 0- 0- $161,841,575
9 San Diego Padres SD
27 $158,317,618 $3,500,000 0- 0- 0- $161,817,618
10 St. Louis Cardinals STL
27 $139,879,166 0- $14,750,000 0- 0- $154,629,166
11 San Francisco Giants SF
26 $144,147,777 $800,000 0- $700,000 0- $145,060,680
12 Chicago Cubs CHC
27 $141,590,000 0- $3,000,000 0- 0- $144,590,000
13 Toronto Blue Jays TOR
27 $122,053,570 0- $7,175,000 $3,175,000 0- $132,403,570
14 Atlanta Braves ATL
27 $128,819,375 0- 0- 0- 0- $128,819,375
15 Chicago White Sox CHW
27 $122,454,166 0- $1,000,000 0- 0- $123,454,166
League Average 119546369 $119,546,369
16 Minnesota Twins MIN
26 $117,844,334 0- 0- 0- 0- $117,844,334
17 Cincinnati Reds CIN
26 $112,942,380 0- 0- 0- 0- $112,942,380
18 Colorado Rockies COL
28 $81,513,333 0- $15,000,000 0- 0- $104,513,333
19 Milwaukee Brewers MIL
29 $83,976,626 0- $5,750,000 0- 0- $89,726,626
20 Kansas City Royals KC
26 $83,695,500 0- 0- 0- 0- $83,695,500
21 Arizona Diamondbacks ARI
26 $73,081,668 0- $10,333,333 0- 0- $83,415,001
22 Oakland Athletics OAK
26 $75,185,833 $1,800,000 0- 0- 0- $76,985,833
23 Texas Rangers TEX
27 $69,583,333 0- $6,250,000 0- 0- $75,833,333
24 Detroit Tigers DET
28 $75,420,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $75,420,000
25 Seattle Mariners SEA
27 $63,260,000 0- $3,750,000 0- 0- $67,010,000
26 Tampa Bay Rays TB
27 $45,516,666 $1,950,000 $2,000,000 $7,000,000 0- $56,466,666
27 Miami Marlins MIA
27 $47,200,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $47,200,000
28 Baltimore Orioles BAL
26 $34,940,362 0- $10,000,000 0- 0- $44,940,362
29 Pittsburgh Pirates PIT
26 $35,505,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $43,255,000
30 Cleveland Indians CLE
27 $40,305,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $40,305,000