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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 (26) 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 21.38 11,600,000
Frazier Adam Frazier 29 2B Arb 2 2 $4,300,000 - $4,300,000 $4,300,000 7.92 4,300,000
Moran Colin Moran 28 1B Arb 1 1 $2,800,000 - $2,800,000 $2,800,000 5.16 2,800,000
Anderson Tyler Anderson 31 SP Arb 3 1 $2,500,000 - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 4.61 2,500,000
Kuhl Chad Kuhl 28 SP Arb 2 2 $2,130,000 - $2,130,000 $2,130,000 3.92 2,130,000
Rodriguez Richard Rodriguez 31 RP/CL Arb 1 3 $1,700,000 - $1,700,000 $1,700,000 3.13 1,700,000
Stallings Jacob Stallings 31 C Arb 1 $1,300,000 - $1,300,000 $1,300,000 2.40 1,300,000
Gonzalez Erik Gonzalez 29 SS Arb 2 $1,225,000 - $1,225,000 $1,225,000 2.26 1,225,000
Gamel Ben Gamel 29 CF Arb 2 1 $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,177,490 2.17 1,177,490
Shreve Chasen Shreve 30 RP Arb 4 $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,169,425 2.15 1,169,425
Stratton Chris Stratton 30 RP Arb 1 $1,100,000 - $1,100,000 $1,100,000 2.03 1,100,000
Crick Kyle Crick 28 RP Arb 1 1 $800,000 - $800,000 $800,000 1.47 800,000
Evans Phillip Evans 28 3B Pre-Arb 2 $650,000 - $650,000 $650,000 1.20 650,000
Holmes Clay Holmes 28 RP Pre-Arb $650,000 - $650,000 $650,000 1.20 650,000
Reynolds Bryan Reynolds 26 LF Pre-Arb 3 $601,000 - $601,000 $601,000 1.11 601,000
Newman Kevin Newman 27 SS Pre-Arb 3 $598,000 - $598,000 $598,000 1.10 598,000
Perez Michael Perez 28 C Pre-Arb 2 $591,500 - $591,500 $591,500 1.09 591,500
Brubaker JT Brubaker 27 SP Pre-Arb 2 $590,500 - $590,500 $590,500 1.09 590,500
Hayes Ke'Bryan Hayes 24 3B Pre-Arb 3 $589,500 - $589,500 $589,500 1.09 589,500
Underwood Duane Underwood 26 RP Pre-Arb $584,500 - $584,500 $584,500 1.08 584,500
Bednar David Bednar 26 RP Pre-Arb 2 $579,000 - $579,000 $579,000 1.07 579,000
Howard Sam Howard 28 RP Pre-Arb 2 $596,000 - $575,000 $575,000 1.06 596,000
Tom Ka'Ai Tom 27 CF Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $506,055 0.93 506,055
Crowe Wil Crowe 26 SP Pre-Arb 2 $574,000 - $574,000 $481,416 0.89 481,416
De Jong Chase De Jong 27 SP Pre-Arb $570,500 - $570,500 $386,442 0.71 386,442
Hartlieb Geoff Hartlieb 27 P Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $371,107 0.68 371,107


2021 Injured List

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

Player (5) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Brault Steven Brault
(60-day, Arm)
29 SP Arb 1 1 $2,050,000 - $2,050,000 $2,050,000 3.78 2,050,000
Cahill Trevor Cahill
(10-day, Calf)
33 SP Vet $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 2.76 1,500,000
Cederlind Blake Cederlind
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
25 RP Pre-Arb 2 $579,000 - $579,000 $579,000 1.07 579,000
Oviedo Luis Oviedo
(10-day, Quad)
22 RP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 1.05 570,500
Soriano Jose Soriano
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
22 RP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 1.05 570,500


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 14.28 0


2021 Retained Salaries

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

Player (3) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Feliz Michael Feliz 28 RP $236,544 - $236,544 $236,544 0.44 236,544
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


2021 Minor/In the System

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

Player (26) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Davis Austin Davis 28 RP 2 $588,000 - $588,000 $218,109 218,109
Ponce Cody Ponce 27 SP 2 $580,500 - $580,500 $59,299 59,299
Keller Mitch Keller 25 SP 2 $579,000 - $579,000 $227,249 227,249
Castro Rodolfo Castro 22 SS 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $15,335 15,335
Keller Kyle Keller 28 RP 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $30,670 30,670
Mears Nick Mears 24 RP 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $15,335 15,335
Tucker Cole Tucker 24 SS 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $52,139 52,139
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
Kranick Max Kranick 0 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Oliva Jared Oliva 25 CF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Frazier Todd Frazier 35 3B $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $145,170 145,170
Difo Wilmer Difo 29 SS $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $349,440 349,440
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
Owen Hunter Owen 27 3B $570,500 - $570,500 $21,469 21,469
Rivera T.J. Rivera 32 3B 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 570,500
Stokes Troy Stokes 25 OF 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $24,536 24,536
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
Kramer Kevin Kramer 27 SS 2 - - -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 (3) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
PolancoShalin Polanco 0 OF - $2,350,000 $2,350,000 $2,350,000 4.33
ZorillaJohn Zorilla 0 SS - $450,000 $450,000 $450,000 0.83
GarcesJose Garces 0 P - $350,000 $350,000 $350,000 0.64
LebronRubel Lebron 0 SS - $350,000 $350,000 $350,000 0.64


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $40,170,500 $600,000 - $40,749,500 $39,555,935
Injured Reserve Money $5,270,000 - - $5,270,000 $5,270,000
Suspended/Restricted Money $7,250,000 $500,000 - $7,750,000 $7,750,000
Retained Salary $328,554 - - $328,554 $328,554
Buried Minor Salary $9,969,000 - - $9,969,000 $1,363,069
Total Payroll $62,988,054 $1,100,000 - $64,067,054 $54,267,558

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $46,538,558
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $64,538,558
Comp. Balance Tax Space $145,461,442