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St. Louis Cardinals

St. Louis Cardinals Multi-Year Payrolls

Cardinals Multi-Year Payrolls

 

Cardinals – The Athletic

 

Salary Payroll Breakdown Totals

A current & future look at the signed players & cap dollars allocated by position group.

    2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Total Payroll Allocations   $154,629,166 $100,916,666 $97,716,668 $66,300,000 $39,800,000
Signed Players   27 19 18 12 6
Catchers   $9,000,000
Infield   $68,666,666 $85,666,666 $62,966,668 $66,300,000 $39,800,000
Outfield   $2,000,000
Starting Pitchers   $44,350,000 $33,750,000 $34,750,000
Relief Pitchers   $15,862,500
Designated Hitter  
Disabled List  
Suspended  
Retained/Deferred   $14,750,000

 

Roster Payroll Figures

Current & future salary payroll figures for players on the active roster. For more view the complete Cardinals Salary Payroll Table

Team Control
Arbitration
Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Estimate
Catchers Age Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Yadier Molina 38 C $9,000,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Andrew Knizner 26 C 0- 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3
 
1st Base Age Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Paul Goldschmidt 33 1B $26,000,000 $26,000,000 $26,000,000 $26,000,000 0UFA
 
2nd Base Age Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Tommy Edman 26 2B 0- 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3
 
3rd Base Age Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Nolan Arenado 30 3B $35,000,000 $35,000,000 $35,000,000 $35,000,000 $32,000,000
Matt Carpenter 35 3B $18,500,000 $18,500,000 0UFA 0- 0-
 
Shortstop Age Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Paul DeJong 27 SS $4,166,666 $6,166,666 $9,166,668 $12,500,000 $15,000,000
Edmundo Sosa 25 SS 0- 0- 0- 0- 0-
 
Outfield Age Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Harrison Bader 27 CF $2,000,000 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA 0-
Dylan Carlson 22 LF 0- 0- 0- 0- 0-
Tyler O'Neill 26 LF 0- 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA
Justin Williams 25 OF 0- 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA
 
Starting Pitchers Age Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Miles Mikolas 32 SP $16,750,000 $16,750,000 $16,750,000 0UFA 0-
Carlos Martinez 29 SP $11,700,000 $17,000,000 $18,000,000 0UFA 0-
Adam Wainwright 39 SP $8,000,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Kwang-hyun Kim 32 SP $4,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jack Flaherty 25 SP $3,900,000 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA 0-
Dakota Hudson 26 SP 0- 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA
 
Relief Pitchers Age Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Andrew Miller 36 RP 0UFA 0- 0- 0- 0-
John Gant 28 RP $2,100,000 0ARB 3 0UFA 0- 0-
Alexander Reyes 26 RP/CL $900,000 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA 0-
Jordan Hicks 24 RP $862,500 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA 0-
Giovanny Gallegos 29 RP 0- 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA
Ryan Helsley 26 RP 0- 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3
Daniel Poncedeleon 29 RP 0- 0TC 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3
Tyler Webb 30 RP 0- 0ARB 1 0ARB 2 0ARB 3 0UFA
Kodi Whitley 26 RP 0- 0- 0- 0- 0-
   

Retained/Buried Payroll Figures

Values for players who have been released, traded, or otherwise removed from the roster.

Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Dexter Fowler RF $14,750,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
 

Deferred Payroll Figures

Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025