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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
28 $185,775,000 0- $564,000 $8,500,000 0- $194,839,000
2 New York Yankees NYY
27 $174,040,714 0- $5,000,000 0- 0- $179,040,714
3 New York Mets NYM
26 $166,904,168 0- 0- 0- 0- $166,904,168
4 Los Angeles Angels LAA
27 $162,913,094 0- 0- 0- 0- $162,913,094
5 San Diego Padres SD
28 $153,220,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $153,220,000
6 Houston Astros HOU
29 $150,050,833 0- $250,000 0- 0- $150,300,833
7 Boston Red Sox BOS
28 $131,870,000 0- $16,000,000 0- 0- $147,870,000
8 Washington Nationals WSH
26 $147,841,575 0- 0- 0- 0- $147,841,575
9 Philadelphia Phillies PHI
25 $129,315,962 0- $10,350,000 0- 0- $139,665,962
10 San Francisco Giants SF
28 $137,222,777 0- 0- 0- 0- $137,222,777
11 Colorado Rockies COL
28 $124,513,333 0- $5,000,000 0- 0- $129,513,333
12 Chicago Cubs CHC
25 $123,640,000 0- $3,000,000 0- 0- $126,640,000
13 Chicago White Sox CHW
26 $119,454,166 0- $1,000,000 0- 0- $120,454,166
14 St. Louis Cardinals STL
26 $118,079,166 0- 0- 0- 0- $118,079,166
15 Atlanta Braves ATL
26 $112,759,375 0- 0- 0- 0- $112,759,375
16 Cincinnati Reds CIN
26 $110,442,380 0- 0- 0- 0- $110,442,380
League Average 104100687 $104,100,687
17 Minnesota Twins MIN
26 $79,344,334 0- 0- 0- 0- $79,344,334
18 Toronto Blue Jays TOR
29 $74,761,904 0- $4,000,000 0- 0- $78,761,904
19 Kansas City Royals KC
26 $75,945,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $75,945,000
20 Arizona Diamondbacks ARI
27 $65,156,668 0- $10,333,333 0- 0- $75,490,001
21 Milwaukee Brewers MIL
26 $64,976,626 0- $5,750,000 0- 0- $70,726,626
22 Texas Rangers TEX
26 $63,283,333 0- 0- $2,500,000 0- $65,783,333
23 Oakland Athletics OAK
27 $64,340,833 0- 0- 0- 0- $64,340,833
24 Detroit Tigers DET
26 $63,245,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $63,245,000
25 Seattle Mariners SEA
27 $53,485,000 0- $3,750,000 0- 0- $57,235,000
26 Miami Marlins MIA
26 $44,200,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $44,200,000
27 Tampa Bay Rays TB
31 $41,741,666 0- $2,000,000 0- 0- $43,741,666
28 Baltimore Orioles BAL
26 $42,940,362 0- 0- 0- 0- $42,940,362
29 Pittsburgh Pirates PIT
26 $32,255,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $40,005,000
30 Cleveland Indians CLE
26 $23,555,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $23,555,000