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St. Louis Cardinals

St. Louis Cardinals 2022 Payroll

Cardinals 2022 Payroll

An updated look at the St. Louis Cardinals 2022 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 

Cardinals – The Athletic

Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (21) Age Pos. Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Arenado Nolan Arenado 31 3B Vet $35,000,000 - $35,000,000 $35,000,000 34.68 26,500,000
Goldschmidt Paul Goldschmidt 34 1B Vet $22,000,000 $4,000,000 $26,000,000 $26,000,000 25.76 26,000,000
Martinez Carlos Martinez 30 SP Vet $17,000,000 - $17,000,000 $17,000,000 16.85 17,000,000
Mikolas Miles Mikolas 33 SP Arb 3 $15,750,000 $1,000,000 $16,750,000 $16,750,000 16.60 17,000,000
DeJong Paul DeJong 28 SS Arb 2 $6,000,000 $166,666 $6,166,666 $6,166,666 6.11 4,333,333
Bader Harrison Bader 28 CF Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Cabrera Genesis Cabrera 25 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Dean Austin Dean 28 LF Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Edman Tommy Edman 27 2B Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Flaherty Jack Flaherty 26 SP Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Gallegos Giovanny Gallegos 30 RP/CL Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Gant John Gant 29 SP Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Helsley Ryan Helsley 27 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Hicks Jordan Hicks 25 RP Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Hudson Dakota Hudson 27 SP Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Knizner Andrew Knizner 27 C Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
O'Neill Tyler O'Neill 27 OF Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Poncedeleon Daniel Poncedeleon 30 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Reyes Alexander Reyes 27 RP Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Webb Tyler Webb 31 RP Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0
Williams Justin Williams 26 OF Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 0


2022 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $95,750,000 $5,166,666 - $100,916,666 $100,916,666
Total Payroll $95,750,000 $5,166,666 - $100,916,666 $100,916,666

 

2022 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $0
Total AAV/Payroll $38,333,333
Estimated Player Benefits $0
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $38,333,333
Comp. Balance Tax Space $-38,333,333
Est. Tax Bill (0%, Surcharge 12%, Surcharge 45%) $17,250,000
Est. Payroll + Tax Bill $55,583,333