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
33 $164,424,999 0- $20,250,000 0- 0- $184,674,999
2 Atlanta Braves ATL
38 $156,675,000 0- $10,000,000 0- 0- $166,675,000
3 New York Yankees NYY
39 $162,085,714 0- 0- 0- 0- $162,085,714
4 San Diego Padres SD
33 $128,350,000 0- $12,280,000 0- $7,714,286 $146,961,570
5 Los Angeles Angels LAA
39 $146,188,094 0- 0- 0- 0- $146,188,094
6 Colorado Rockies COL
39 $130,166,668 0- $16,000,000 0- 0- $146,166,668
7 Chicago White Sox CHW
36 $142,966,666 0- $150,000 0- 0- $143,116,666
8 Philadelphia Phillies PHI
38 $132,688,462 0- 0- $8,250,000 0- $140,938,462
9 Los Angeles Dodgers LAD
36 $98,500,000 0- 0- 0- $35,333,334 $130,500,000
10 Toronto Blue Jays TOR
39 $124,459,522 0- $4,333,333 0- 0- $128,792,855
11 Houston Astros HOU
36 $120,333,332 0- $2,000,000 0- 0- $122,333,332
12 Texas Rangers TEX
39 $108,650,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $108,650,000
13 St. Louis Cardinals STL
37 $105,666,668 0- 0- 0- 0- $105,666,668
14 San Francisco Giants SF
37 $95,900,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $95,900,000
15 Chicago Cubs CHC
37 $66,450,000 0- $22,000,000 $4,010,000 0- $92,460,000
16 Seattle Mariners SEA
38 $88,285,714 0- $3,750,000 0- 0- $92,035,714
League Average 88650373 $88,650,373
17 Detroit Tigers DET
38 $83,825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $83,825,000
18 Boston Red Sox BOS
40 $64,495,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $64,495,000
19 Arizona Diamondbacks ARI
39 $55,383,333 0- 0- 0- 0- $55,383,333
20 Minnesota Twins MIN
39 $47,717,857 0- 0- $1,500,000 0- $49,217,857
21 Washington Nationals WSH
38 $48,963,095 0- 0- 0- 0- $48,963,095
22 Cincinnati Reds CIN
39 $46,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $46,500,000
23 Miami Marlins MIA
39 $45,200,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $45,200,000
24 Milwaukee Brewers MIL
38 $42,384,960 0- 0- 0- 0- $42,384,960
25 Kansas City Royals KC
40 $33,400,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $33,400,000
26 Pittsburgh Pirates PIT
41 $25,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $25,000,000
27 Tampa Bay Rays TB
40 $24,554,545 0- 0- 0- 0- $24,554,545
28 Cleveland Guardians CLE
39 $18,800,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $18,800,000
29 Baltimore Orioles BAL
38 $2,975,000 0- $5,666,666 0- 0- $8,641,666
30 Oakland Athletics OAK
37 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $0