MLB Payrolls

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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
0.517 19 $260,833,332 $38,150,000 $34,500,000 $2,750,000 0- $336,233,332
2 New York Yankees NYY
0.586 26 $221,321,221 $44,081,983 $10,500,000 $8,262,750 0- $277,907,534
3 San Diego Padres SD
0.464 26 $181,491,476 $52,064,009 $13,280,000 $3,410,000 0- $247,411,487
4 Philadelphia Phillies PHI
0.439 26 $215,071,151 $19,111,000 0- $14,422,000 0- $244,229,387
5 Los Angeles Dodgers LAD
0.596 26 $159,605,296 $44,217,585 $22,599,570 $5,762,500 0- $226,713,114
6 Los Angeles Angels LAA
0.508 26 $142,819,274 $58,182,401 $7,000,000 $13,050,000 0- $215,889,529
7 Toronto Blue Jays TOR
0.534 26 $176,567,989 $29,335,200 $4,333,333 $5,340,000 0- $214,114,823
8 Atlanta Braves ATL
0.589 26 $170,230,416 $19,430,000 $10,052,689 $7,340,000 0- $201,792,942
9 Texas Rangers TEX
0.643 26 $154,260,937 $40,403,163 $2,250,000 $3,622,500 0- $198,484,988
10 Houston Astros HOU
0.596 26 $155,468,924 $31,738,200 $2,000,000 $3,889,400 0- $190,657,303
11 Chicago White Sox CHW
0.407 26 $160,488,223 $13,286,152 $10,281,582 $5,760,000 0- $184,605,639
12 San Francisco Giants SF
0.500 26 $134,756,153 $37,170,529 $10,923,227 $4,133,750 0- $184,592,506
13 Chicago Cubs CHC
0.436 26 $136,379,233 $17,944,069 $22,434,782 $8,152,000 0- $182,476,445
14 Colorado Rockies COL
0.424 26 $93,644,935 $64,465,134 $19,523,226 $6,877,000 0- $179,542,515
15 Boston Red Sox BOS
0.518 26 $122,733,178 $38,596,000 $7,610,484 $2,897,000 0- $179,226,560
League Average 160754040 $160,754,040
16 St. Louis Cardinals STL
0.431 26 $149,583,332 $7,881,350 0- $7,030,000 0- $160,644,674
17 Minnesota Twins MIN
0.534 26 $132,587,839 $18,322,438 $38,710 $7,303,500 0- $153,182,215
18 Seattle Mariners SEA
0.509 25 $102,897,676 $29,097,838 $3,885,485 $7,310,500 0- $139,306,206
19 Detroit Tigers DET
0.473 26 $97,628,827 $27,280,100 0- $2,883,900 0- $125,052,511
20 Milwaukee Brewers MIL
0.526 26 $68,407,521 $47,065,998 $2,037,078 $8,520,000 0- $121,853,824
21 Arizona Diamondbacks ARI
0.596 26 $81,978,588 $14,782,792 $18,000,000 $4,336,200 0- $115,369,349
22 Miami Marlins MIA
0.517 26 $72,535,240 $22,427,000 $236,131 $6,760,000 0- $96,242,673
23 Kansas City Royals KC
0.298 26 $69,327,198 $15,018,900 $9,250,000 $4,333,950 0- $93,915,017
24 Washington Nationals WSH
0.439 26 $62,072,637 $29,761,829 0- $5,183,400 0- $93,175,020
25 Cincinnati Reds CIN
0.456 26 $27,293,743 $38,552,591 $24,650,000 $4,610,000 0- $91,643,862
26 Cleveland Guardians CLE
0.439 26 $82,467,892 $4,733,248 $140,798 $5,832,600 0- $90,575,053
27 Tampa Bay Rays TB
0.690 26 $59,862,137 $13,679,748 $236,131 $5,879,500 0- $76,235,337
28 Pittsburgh Pirates PIT
0.518 26 $58,197,847 $14,765,000 $38,710 $5,565,000 0- $75,981,463
29 Baltimore Orioles BAL
0.625 26 $50,087,045 $8,575,000 $6,640,918 $7,401,000 0- $65,935,411
30 Oakland Athletics OAK
0.203 26 $42,737,071 $11,033,710 $1,500,000 $12,365,000 0- $59,630,474