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Pittsburgh Pirates

Pittsburgh Pirates 2021 Payroll

Pirates 2021 Payroll

An updated look at the Pittsburgh Pirates 2021 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 

Pirates – The Athletic

Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (27) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Polanco Gregory Polanco 29 RF Vet $11,000,000 $600,000 $11,600,000 $11,600,000 21.19 11,600,000
Brault Steven Brault 29 SP Arb 1 1 $2,050,000 - $2,050,000 $2,050,000 3.74 2,050,000
Stallings Jacob Stallings 31 C Arb 1 $1,300,000 - $1,300,000 $1,300,000 2.37 1,300,000
Gamel Ben Gamel 29 CF Arb 2 1 $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,177,490 2.15 1,177,490
Shreve Chasen Shreve 30 RP Arb 4 $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,169,425 2.14 1,169,425
Stratton Chris Stratton 30 RP Arb 1 $1,100,000 - $1,100,000 $1,100,000 2.01 1,100,000
Difo Wilmer Difo 29 SS Arb 2 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $849,408 1.55 849,408
Evans Phillip Evans 28 3B Pre-Arb 2 $650,000 - $650,000 $650,000 1.19 650,000
Reynolds Bryan Reynolds 26 LF Pre-Arb 3 $601,000 - $601,000 $601,000 1.10 601,000
Newman Kevin Newman 27 SS Pre-Arb 3 $598,000 - $598,000 $598,000 1.09 598,000
Perez Michael Perez 28 C Pre-Arb 2 $591,500 - $591,500 $591,500 1.08 591,500
Brubaker JT Brubaker 27 SP Pre-Arb 2 $590,500 - $590,500 $590,500 1.08 590,500
Hayes Ke'Bryan Hayes 24 3B Pre-Arb 3 $589,500 - $589,500 $589,500 1.08 589,500
Underwood Duane Underwood 26 RP Pre-Arb $584,500 - $584,500 $584,500 1.07 584,500
Bednar David Bednar 26 RP Pre-Arb 2 $579,000 - $579,000 $579,000 1.06 579,000
Oviedo Luis Oviedo 22 RP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 1.04 570,500
Crowe Wil Crowe 26 SP Pre-Arb 2 $574,000 - $574,000 $481,416 0.88 481,416
Keller Mitch Keller 25 SP Pre-Arb 2 $579,000 - $579,000 $429,594 0.78 429,594
Keller Kyle Keller 28 RP Pre-Arb 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $312,834 0.57 312,834
Ponce Cody Ponce 27 SP Pre-Arb 2 $580,500 - $580,500 $293,374 0.54 293,374
Nogowski John Nogowski 28 1B Pre-Arb 2 $571,300 - $571,300 $276,480 0.51 276,480
Mears Nick Mears 24 RP Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $260,695 0.48 260,695
Castro Rodolfo Castro 22 SS Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $257,628 0.47 257,628
Park Hoy Jun Park 25 2B Pre-Arb $570,500 - $570,500 $214,690 0.39 214,690
Brantly Rob Brantly 31 C Arb 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $211,623 0.39 211,623
Wilson Bryse Wilson 23 SP Pre-Arb 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $199,355 0.36 199,355
Banda Anthony Banda 27 RP Pre-Arb $570,500 - $570,500 $184,020 0.34 184,020


2021 Injured List

Salaries from players who have been placed on the injured list, still counting against the payroll.

Player (9) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Moran Colin Moran
(10-day, Wrist)
28 1B Arb 1 1 $2,800,000 - $2,800,000 $2,800,000 5.11 2,800,000
Kuhl Chad Kuhl
(10-day, Covid-19)
28 SP Arb 2 2 $2,130,000 - $2,130,000 $2,130,000 3.89 2,130,000
Cahill Trevor Cahill
(60-day, Calf)
33 SP Vet $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 2.74 1,500,000
Gonzalez Erik Gonzalez
(10-day, Oblique)
29 SS Arb 2 $1,225,000 - $1,225,000 $1,225,000 2.24 1,225,000
Cederlind Blake Cederlind
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
25 RP Pre-Arb 2 $579,000 - $579,000 $579,000 1.06 579,000
Howard Sam Howard
(10-day, Oblique)
28 RP Pre-Arb 2 $596,000 - $575,000 $575,000 1.05 596,000
Soriano Jose Soriano
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
22 RP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 1.04 570,500
Tom Ka'Ai Tom
(10-day, Back)
27 CF Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $506,055 0.92 506,055
De Jong Chase De Jong
(60-day, Knee)
27 SP Pre-Arb $570,500 - $570,500 $386,442 0.71 386,442


2021 Suspended/Restricted

Salaries from players who have been suspended/restricted, still counting against the payroll.

Player (1) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Vazquez Felipe Vazquez 29 RP/CL Arb 4 $7,250,000 $500,000 $7,750,000 $7,750,000 14.16 0


2021 Retained Salaries

Leftover salaries from players who have been traded or released, or buyouts for declined options.

Player (11) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Frazier Adam Frazier 29 2B $4,085,310 - $4,085,310 $4,085,310 7.46 4,085,310
Anderson Tyler Anderson 31 SP $1,599,453 - $1,599,453 $1,599,453 2.92 1,599,453
Rodriguez Richard Rodriguez 31 RP/CL $1,105,900 - $1,105,900 $1,105,900 2.02 1,105,900
Crick Kyle Crick 28 RP $494,615 - $494,615 $494,615 0.90 494,615
Holmes Clay Holmes 28 RP $408,845 - $408,845 $408,845 0.75 408,845
Davis Austin Davis 28 RP $309,778 - $309,778 $309,778 0.57 309,778
Feliz Michael Feliz 28 RP $236,544 - $236,544 $236,544 0.43 236,544
Hartlieb Geoff Hartlieb 27 P $70,541 - $70,541 $70,541 0.13 70,541
Poppen Sean Poppen 27 P $52,139 - $52,139 $52,139 0.10 52,139
Vargas Ildemaro Vargas 29 2B $39,871 - $39,871 $39,871 0.07 39,871
Stokes Troy Stokes 25 OF $24,536 - $24,536 $24,536 0.04 24,536


2021 Minor/In the System

Salaries from players currently in the system. denotes a buried salary that counts against the payroll.

Player (22) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Chavis Michael Chavis 25 2B 2 $575,500 - $575,500 $575,500 575,500
Kranick Max Kranick 0 SP 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $18,402 18,402
Marcano Tucupita Marcano 21 SS 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 570,500
Oliva Jared Oliva 25 CF 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $95,077 95,077
Peters Dillon Peters 28 RP 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 570,500
Spitzbarth Shea Spitzbarth 26 P $570,500 - $570,500 $6,134 6,134
Tucker Cole Tucker 24 SS 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $82,809 82,809
Yajure Miguel Yajure 23 SP 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $3,067 3,067
Contreras Roansy Contreras 0 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Cruz Oneil Cruz 22 SS 2 - - -0 -0 0
Frazier Todd Frazier 35 3B $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $145,170 145,170
Alford Anthony Alford 26 CF $582,000 - $582,000 $65,709 65,709
Fowler Dustin Fowler 26 CF $575,500 - $575,500 $68,068 68,068
Craig Will Craig 26 3B 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $67,474 67,474
Mella Keury Mella 27 RP $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 570,500
Owen Hunter Owen 27 3B 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $21,469 21,469
Rivera T.J. Rivera 32 3B 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 570,500
Bashlor Tyler Bashlor 28 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Bethancourt Christian Bethancourt 29 C - - -0 -0 0
Hudson Joe Hudson 30 C 3 - - -0 -0 0
Susac Andrew Susac 31 C - - -0 -0 0
Wright Steven Wright 36 RP - - -0 -0 0


2021 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (11) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
DavisHenry Davis 21 C $6,500,000 - $6,500,000 $6,500,000 11.87
ChandlerBubba Chandler 18 P - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 5.48
SolometoAnthony Solometo 18 P - $2,797,500 $2,797,500 $2,797,500 5.11
PolancoShalin Polanco 0 OF - $2,350,000 $2,350,000 $2,350,000 4.29
White, Jr.Lonnie White, Jr. 18 OF - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 2.74
KellingtonOwen Kellington 18 P - $600,000 $600,000 $600,000 1.10
ZorillaJohn Zorilla 0 SS - $450,000 $450,000 $450,000 0.82
GarcesJose Garces 0 P - $350,000 $350,000 $350,000 0.64
LebronRubel Lebron 0 SS - $350,000 $350,000 $350,000 0.64
BishopBraylon Bishop 18 OF - $268,700 $268,700 $268,700 0.49
HendrieWyatt Hendrie 22 C - $177,500 $177,500 $177,500 0.32
SullivanSean Sullivan 20 P - $175,000 $175,000 $175,000 0.32
MeisJustin Meis 21 P - $127,500 $127,500 $127,500 0.23
CareyJack Carey 21 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.23
DixonBrenden Dixon 20 SS - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.23
GrahamA.J. Graham 18 SS - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.23
ShartsOwen Sharts 21 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.23
IrvineDrew Irvine 21 P - $100,000 $100,000 $100,000 0.18
SamaniegoTyler Samaniego 22 P - $75,000 $75,000 $75,000 0.14
BrownLuke Brown 22 OF - $72,500 $72,500 $72,500 0.13
LomeliCarlos Lomeli 22 P - $25,000 $25,000 $25,000 0.05
GlennJackson Glenn 23 3B - $12,500 $12,500 $12,500 0.02
JarvisMike Jarvis 23 SS - $7,500 $7,500 $7,500 0.01


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $31,102,800 $600,000 - $31,702,800 $27,722,532
Injured Reserve Money $10,541,500 - - $10,520,500 $10,271,997
Suspended/Restricted Money $7,250,000 $500,000 - $7,750,000 $7,750,000
Retained Salary $8,427,532 - - $8,427,532 $8,427,532
Buried Minor Salary $6,651,000 - - $6,651,000 $573,379
Total Payroll $63,972,832 $1,100,000 - $65,051,832 $54,745,440

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $48,732,940
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $66,732,940
Comp. Balance Tax Space $143,267,060