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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
0.593 24 $164,468,179 $53,135,260 $2,024,774 $20,066,500 0- $265,846,283
2 New York Yankees NYY
0.538 26 $106,022,873 $87,751,204 $9,822,650 $3,427,650 0- $204,024,315
3 New York Mets NYM
0.519 26 $123,161,363 $66,179,507 $8,100,410 $9,414,000 0- $197,509,289
4 Houston Astros HOU
0.607 27 $125,826,568 $52,034,993 $4,032,994 $5,220,900 0- $192,066,898
5 Philadelphia Phillies PHI
0.505 24 $137,621,623 $37,819,789 $2,521,660 $8,251,500 0- $183,923,477
6 Boston Red Sox BOS
0.583 23 $111,056,776 $37,438,374 $32,951,312 $3,729,000 0- $181,900,838
7 Los Angeles Angels LAA
0.495 25 $68,780,715 $73,749,595 $34,978,586 $11,026,000 0- $180,475,415
8 San Diego Padres SD
0.569 26 $155,830,358 $18,185,655 $177,886 $6,371,400 0- $175,607,621
9 St. Louis Cardinals STL
0.500 27 $115,838,063 $34,829,214 $16,696,123 $6,890,400 0- $169,104,269
10 San Francisco Giants SF
0.626 26 $117,826,005 $37,920,808 $870,467 $9,612,200 0- $159,599,132
11 Toronto Blue Jays TOR
0.529 27 $113,210,945 $11,722,345 $24,024,731 $6,503,200 0- $150,895,529
12 Washington Nationals WSH
0.458 25 $49,887,120 $36,627,373 $54,343,658 $4,042,200 0- $148,255,679
13 Atlanta Braves ATL
0.495 26 $98,886,652 $37,038,157 $10,199,675 $13,346,000 0- $147,709,027
14 Chicago White Sox CHW
0.589 26 $103,647,421 $26,575,000 $9,131,473 $6,897,000 0- $140,902,024
15 Chicago Cubs CHC
0.472 22 $65,392,344 $9,954,887 $64,067,606 $4,423,000 0- $140,438,877
League Average 130221325 $130,221,325
16 Cincinnati Reds CIN
0.523 26 $92,004,114 $32,117,084 $892,634 $4,037,000 0- $126,131,281
17 Minnesota Twins MIN
0.421 25 $80,306,122 $15,255,152 $17,383,164 $5,602,500 0- $117,162,082
18 Colorado Rockies COL
0.439 24 $75,818,287 $12,199,000 $17,510,616 $3,428,000 0- $114,285,625
19 Milwaukee Brewers MIL
0.593 26 $58,709,544 $26,718,179 $7,143,437 $11,080,766 0- $97,798,762
20 Texas Rangers TEX
0.364 26 $23,861,113 $11,144,947 $56,042,251 $7,290,000 0- $94,842,534
21 Arizona Diamondbacks ARI
0.315 22 $59,583,418 $6,765,869 $20,674,963 $7,241,800 0- $88,640,121
22 Oakland Athletics OAK
0.556 26 $68,938,775 $17,216,648 $856,541 $5,735,000 0- $88,628,441
23 Detroit Tigers DET
0.477 26 $59,376,695 $16,967,650 $6,016,739 $5,508,600 0- $85,523,275
24 Kansas City Royals KC
0.429 26 $61,786,737 $5,713,940 $15,509,432 $5,706,900 0- $85,125,522
25 Seattle Mariners SEA
0.537 27 $58,528,438 $15,775,593 $5,869,131 $6,280,500 $570,500 $81,631,375
26 Tampa Bay Rays TB
0.593 27 $44,007,023 $19,174,324 $6,156,685 $4,588,600 0- $70,184,234
27 Miami Marlins MIA
0.430 26 $26,707,751 $6,538,256 $23,077,823 $6,275,500 $570,500 $58,462,832
28 Baltimore Orioles BAL
0.358 25 $20,505,411 $23,796,876 $12,217,047 $6,277,500 0- $57,265,253
29 Pittsburgh Pirates PIT
0.383 26 $25,668,153 $12,321,997 $8,427,532 $6,651,000 0- $54,765,597
30 Cleveland Indians CLE
0.500 26 $33,472,293 $1,844,600 $10,173,544 $5,258,700 0- $47,934,153