MLB Payrolls

MLB  Team Salary Payroll TrackerMLB Team Payroll Tracker

A real-time look at the 2023 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 2023 Total Payroll
1 New York Mets NYM
40 $304,118,332 0- $31,250,000 0- 0- $335,368,332
2 New York Yankees NYY
40 $267,954,047 0- 0- 0- 0- $267,954,047
3 San Diego Padres SD
40 $219,034,545 0- $12,280,000 0- $7,714,286 $237,646,115
4 Philadelphia Phillies PHI
40 $217,461,189 0- 0- $9,025,000 0- $226,486,189
5 Los Angeles Dodgers LAD
40 $183,275,000 0- $22,537,634 0- 0- $205,812,634
6 Toronto Blue Jays TOR
41 $195,418,451 0- $4,333,333 0- 0- $199,751,784
7 Texas Rangers TEX
41 $179,332,500 0- 0- 0- 0- $179,332,500
8 Atlanta Braves ATL
40 $167,917,500 0- $10,000,000 0- 0- $177,917,500
9 San Francisco Giants SF
40 $162,310,000 0- $10,780,000 0- 0- $173,090,000
10 Los Angeles Angels LAA
40 $172,688,094 0- 0- 0- 0- $172,688,094
11 Houston Astros HOU
39 $170,154,999 0- $2,000,000 0- 0- $172,154,999
12 Chicago White Sox CHW
40 $170,266,666 0- $150,000 0- 0- $170,416,666
13 Chicago Cubs CHC
40 $142,805,000 0- $22,000,000 $4,010,000 0- $168,815,000
14 Boston Red Sox BOS
40 $161,038,182 0- $5,595,000 0- 0- $166,633,182
15 Colorado Rockies COL
40 $139,516,668 0- $16,000,000 0- 0- $155,516,668
16 St. Louis Cardinals STL
40 $144,604,168 0- 0- 0- 0- $144,604,168
League Average 141742237 $141,742,237
17 Minnesota Twins MIN
40 $137,051,190 0- 0- $1,500,000 0- $138,551,190
18 Seattle Mariners SEA
40 $107,030,714 0- $3,750,000 0- 0- $110,780,714
19 Detroit Tigers DET
14 $105,442,500 0- 0- 0- 0- $105,442,500
20 Arizona Diamondbacks ARI
40 $94,196,904 0- 0- 0- 0- $94,196,904
21 Milwaukee Brewers MIL
40 $90,384,960 0- $1,750,000 0- 0- $92,134,960
22 Washington Nationals WSH
40 $75,283,095 0- 0- 0- 0- $75,283,095
23 Cleveland Guardians CLE
40 $75,010,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $75,010,000
24 Cincinnati Reds CIN
40 $48,624,500 0- $22,000,000 0- 0- $70,624,500
25 Miami Marlins MIA
40 $70,425,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $70,425,000
26 Kansas City Royals KC
41 $65,575,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $65,575,000
27 Pittsburgh Pirates PIT
40 $54,612,500 0- 0- $1,525,000 0- $56,137,500
28 Tampa Bay Rays TB
40 $52,301,211 0- 0- 0- 0- $52,301,211
29 Baltimore Orioles BAL
40 $45,025,000 0- $5,666,666 0- 0- $50,691,666
30 Oakland Athletics OAK
40 $40,925,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $40,925,000