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
37 $225,258,332 0- $20,250,000 0- 0- $245,508,332
2 New York Yankees NYY
41 $207,835,714 0- 0- 0- 0- $207,835,714
3 Philadelphia Phillies PHI
42 $159,961,189 0- 0- $8,250,000 0- $168,211,189
4 Atlanta Braves ATL
39 $156,675,000 0- $10,000,000 0- 0- $166,675,000
5 Los Angeles Angels LAA
40 $152,938,094 0- 0- 0- 0- $152,938,094
6 Los Angeles Dodgers LAD
37 $120,000,000 0- 0- 0- $35,333,334 $152,000,000
7 Texas Rangers TEX
41 $151,150,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $151,150,000
8 San Diego Padres SD
36 $128,350,000 0- $12,280,000 0- $7,714,286 $146,961,570
9 Colorado Rockies COL
38 $130,166,668 0- $16,000,000 0- 0- $146,166,668
10 Houston Astros HOU
37 $139,833,332 0- $2,000,000 0- 0- $141,833,332
11 Chicago White Sox CHW
37 $138,966,666 0- $150,000 0- 0- $139,116,666
12 Toronto Blue Jays TOR
39 $124,459,522 0- $4,333,333 0- 0- $128,792,855
13 St. Louis Cardinals STL
40 $105,666,668 0- 0- 0- 0- $105,666,668
14 Chicago Cubs CHC
38 $78,450,000 0- $22,000,000 $4,010,000 0- $104,460,000
15 San Francisco Giants SF
40 $102,900,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $102,900,000
League Average 99145575 $99,145,575
16 Detroit Tigers DET
39 $93,825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $93,825,000
17 Seattle Mariners SEA
38 $89,485,714 0- $3,750,000 0- 0- $93,235,714
18 Boston Red Sox BOS
42 $80,495,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $80,495,000
19 Arizona Diamondbacks ARI
40 $58,883,333 0- 0- 0- 0- $58,883,333
20 Washington Nationals WSH
39 $53,963,095 0- 0- 0- 0- $53,963,095
21 Minnesota Twins MIN
39 $47,717,857 0- 0- $1,500,000 0- $49,217,857
22 Cincinnati Reds CIN
39 $46,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $46,500,000
23 Miami Marlins MIA
40 $45,200,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $45,200,000
24 Milwaukee Brewers MIL
39 $42,034,960 0- $1,750,000 0- 0- $43,784,960
25 Cleveland Guardians CLE
40 $35,300,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $35,300,000
26 Kansas City Royals KC
40 $33,400,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $33,400,000
27 Tampa Bay Rays TB
41 $31,054,545 0- 0- 0- 0- $31,054,545
28 Pittsburgh Pirates PIT
41 $30,650,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $30,650,000
29 Baltimore Orioles BAL
39 $12,975,000 0- $5,666,666 0- 0- $18,641,666
30 Oakland Athletics OAK
41 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $0