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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
0.596 26 $165,167,455 $53,135,260 $2,024,774 $19,925,500 0- $267,229,658
2 New York Yankees NYY
0.542 26 $106,575,563 $86,956,204 $9,822,650 $3,998,150 0- $203,843,345
3 New York Mets NYM
0.519 26 $116,345,383 $66,179,507 $8,100,410 $9,414,000 0- $197,693,309
4 Houston Astros HOU
0.602 26 $133,665,036 $52,034,993 $4,134,205 $5,795,000 0- $191,667,008
5 Philadelphia Phillies PHI
0.514 26 $142,641,881 $33,819,789 $2,521,660 $8,251,500 0- $183,895,874
6 Boston Red Sox BOS
0.582 26 $119,756,776 $28,738,374 $32,951,312 $3,729,000 0- $181,900,838
7 Los Angeles Angels LAA
0.505 26 $68,780,262 $73,749,595 $34,978,586 $11,006,000 0- $180,697,665
8 San Diego Padres SD
0.564 26 $155,830,358 $18,185,655 $177,886 $6,371,400 0- $175,607,621
9 St. Louis Cardinals STL
0.495 26 $115,267,563 $34,829,214 $16,696,123 $6,890,400 0- $168,533,769
10 San Francisco Giants SF
0.633 26 $113,826,005 $41,920,808 $870,467 $9,612,200 0- $159,599,132
11 Toronto Blue Jays TOR
0.538 26 $112,113,587 $12,945,450 $24,024,731 $6,503,200 0- $150,880,194
12 Washington Nationals WSH
0.450 26 $50,089,542 $36,627,373 $54,343,658 $4,612,700 0- $148,467,302
13 Atlanta Braves ATL
0.500 26 $98,886,652 $37,038,157 $10,199,675 $13,346,000 0- $147,709,027
14 Chicago Cubs CHC
0.473 26 $69,999,610 $5,954,887 $64,067,606 $4,423,000 0- $141,046,143
15 Chicago White Sox CHW
0.583 26 $103,647,421 $26,575,000 $9,131,473 $6,897,000 0- $140,902,024
League Average 130305737 $130,305,737
16 Cincinnati Reds CIN
0.528 26 $92,004,114 $32,117,084 $892,634 $4,037,000 0- $126,131,281
17 Minnesota Twins MIN
0.417 26 $80,606,688 $15,255,152 $17,383,164 $5,032,000 0- $117,382,906
18 Colorado Rockies COL
0.440 26 $77,155,916 $10,821,500 $17,510,616 $3,998,500 0- $114,310,161
19 Milwaukee Brewers MIL
0.596 26 $58,442,715 $27,169,028 $7,143,437 $11,080,766 0- $97,982,782
20 Texas Rangers TEX
0.358 26 $23,678,884 $11,717,447 $58,742,251 $4,018,500 0- $95,026,914
21 Arizona Diamondbacks ARI
0.309 26 $60,996,919 $6,765,869 $20,674,963 $5,746,300 0- $89,563,337
22 Oakland Athletics OAK
0.560 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
0.434 26 $61,495,536 $6,005,141 $15,509,432 $5,706,900 0- $85,125,522
25 Seattle Mariners SEA
0.532 26 $58,184,934 $15,775,593 $5,869,131 $6,851,000 $570,500 $81,416,685
26 Tampa Bay Rays TB
0.596 26 $43,718,748 $19,174,324 $6,156,685 $5,413,600 0- $70,184,234
27 Miami Marlins MIA
0.431 26 $26,819,451 $5,966,506 $23,077,823 $7,416,500 0- $58,094,792
28 Baltimore Orioles BAL
0.355 26 $20,606,622 $23,796,876 $12,217,047 $6,848,000 0- $57,449,273
29 Pittsburgh Pirates PIT
0.380 27 $27,722,532 $10,271,997 $8,427,532 $6,651,000 0- $54,745,440
30 Cleveland Indians CLE
0.491 26 $33,472,293 $1,844,600 $10,173,544 $5,258,700 0- $47,934,153