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Tampa Bay Rays

Tampa Bay Rays 2021 Payroll

Rays 2021 Payroll

An updated look at the Tampa Bay Rays 2021 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 

Rays – 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
Kiermaier Kevin Kiermaier 31 CF Vet $11,500,000 $166,666 $11,666,666 $11,666,666 15.69 8,916,667
Cruz Nelson Cruz 40 DH Vet $13,000,000 - $13,000,000 $5,102,116 6.86 5,102,116
Wacha Michael Wacha 30 SP Vet $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 4.04 3,000,000
Lowe Brandon Lowe 26 2B Pre-Arb 3 $2,500,000 - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 3.36 4,000,000
Choi Ji-Man Choi 30 1B Arb 1 $2,450,000 - $2,450,000 $2,450,000 3.30 2,450,000
Yarbrough Ryan Yarbrough 29 SP Pre-Arb 2 $2,300,000 - $2,300,000 $2,300,000 3.09 2,300,000
Wendle Joe Wendle 31 3B Arb 1 1 $2,250,000 - $2,250,000 $2,250,000 3.03 2,250,000
Zunino Mike Zunino 30 C Vet $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.69 3,000,000
McHugh Collin McHugh 34 RP Vet 1 $1,800,000 - $1,800,000 $1,800,000 2.42 1,800,000
Kittredge Andrew Kittredge 31 RP Pre-Arb 1 $750,000 - $750,000 $750,000 1.01 750,000
Wisler Matt Wisler 28 RP Arb 2 $1,150,000 - $1,150,000 $698,679 0.94 698,679
Meadows Austin Meadows 26 DH Pre-Arb 2 $591,400 - $591,400 $591,400 0.80 591,400
Diaz Yandy Diaz 29 3B Pre-Arb 1 $588,900 - $588,900 $588,900 0.79 588,900
Mejia Francisco Mejia 25 C Pre-Arb 1 $586,300 - $586,300 $586,300 0.79 586,300
Springs Jeffrey Springs 28 RP Pre-Arb 3 $585,000 - $585,000 $585,000 0.79 585,000
Phillips Brett Phillips 27 RF Pre-Arb $584,400 - $584,400 $584,400 0.79 584,400
Fairbanks Pete Fairbanks 27 RP Pre-Arb 2 $583,800 - $583,800 $583,800 0.79 583,800
Castillo Diego Castillo 27 RP/CL Pre-Arb 2 $582,300 - $582,300 $582,300 0.78 582,300
Arozarena Randy Arozarena 26 LF Pre-Arb 2 $581,200 - $581,200 $581,200 0.78 581,200
Fleming Josh Fleming 25 SP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $530,591 0.71 530,591
McClanahan Shane McClanahan 24 SP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $481,519 0.65 481,519
Patino Luis Patino 21 RP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $334,303 0.45 334,303
Rasmussen Drew Rasmussen 25 RP Pre-Arb 3 $573,000 - $573,000 $317,343 0.43 317,343
Franco Wander Franco 20 SS Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $315,901 0.42 315,901
Head Louis Head 31 RP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $272,963 0.37 272,963
Poppen Sean Poppen 27 P Pre-Arb 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $217,757 0.29 217,757


2021 Injured List

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

Player (13) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Archer Chris Archer
(60-day, Arm)
32 SP Vet $6,500,000 - $6,500,000 $6,500,000 8.74 6,500,000
Glasnow Tyler Glasnow
(60-day, Elbow)
27 SP Arb 2 1 $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 5.38 4,000,000
Margot Manuel Margot
(10-day, Hamstring)
26 RF Arb 2 2 $3,400,000 - $3,400,000 $3,400,000 4.57 3,400,000
Chirinos Yonny Chirinos
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
27 SP Pre-Arb 2 $1,175,000 - $1,175,000 $1,175,000 1.58 1,175,000
Roe Chaz Roe
(60-day, Shoulder)
34 RP Arb 3 $1,150,000 - $1,150,000 $1,150,000 1.55 1,150,000
Hunter Tommy Hunter
(60-day, Back)
34 RP Vet $2,250,000 - $2,250,000 $870,984 1.17 870,984
Drake Oliver Drake
(60-day, Arm)
34 RP Arb 2 $775,000 - $775,000 $775,000 1.04 775,000
Beeks Jalen Beeks
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
27 RP Pre-Arb 2 $588,800 - $588,800 $588,800 0.79 588,800
Anderson Nick Anderson
(60-day, Elbow)
30 RP Pre-Arb 3 $587,800 - $587,800 $587,800 0.79 587,800
Reed Cody Reed
(60-day, Thumb)
28 RP Pre-Arb $581,200 - $581,200 $581,200 0.78 581,200
Poche Colin Poche
(60-day, Undisclosed)
27 RP Pre-Arb 3 $577,800 - $577,800 $577,800 0.78 577,800
Thompson Ryan Thompson
(10-day, Shoulder)
29 RP Pre-Arb 3 $577,200 - $577,200 $577,200 0.78 577,200
Feyereisen J.P. Feyereisen
(10-day, Shoulder)
28 RP Pre-Arb 3 $572,400 - $572,400 $418,550 0.56 418,550


2021 Retained Salaries

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

Player (8) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Tsutsugo Yoshitomo Tsutsugo 29 OF $6,567,553 - $6,567,553 $6,567,553 8.83 6,567,553
Longoria Evan Longoria 35 3B $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.69 2,000,000
Hill Rich Hill 41 SP $1,532,248 - $1,532,248 $1,532,248 2.06 1,532,248
Strickland Hunter Strickland 32 RP $188,160 - $188,160 $188,160 0.25 188,160
Adames Willy Adames 25 SS $158,600 - $158,600 $158,600 0.21 158,600
Ford Mike Ford 28 1B $100,000 - $100,000 $100,000 0.13 100,000
Richards Trevor Richards 28 SP $65,583 - $65,583 $65,583 0.09 65,583
Smith Kevan Smith 33 C $27,603 - $27,603 $27,603 0.04 27,603


2021 Minor/In the System

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

Player (16) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Brosseau Michael Brosseau 27 3B 3 $586,300 - $586,300 $318,352 318,352
Honeywell Brent Honeywell 26 SP 1 $575,000 - $575,000 $12,364 12,364
Sherriff Ryan Sherriff 31 RP 3 $574,800 - $574,800 $30,900 30,900
Brujan Vidal Brujan 23 2B 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $42,938 42,938
Ford Mike Ford 28 1B 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $570,500 570,500
Mazza Chris Mazza 31 RP 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $153,350 153,350
Padlo Kevin Padlo 24 3B 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $46,005 46,005
Walls Taylor Walls 24 SS 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $196,288 196,288
Lowe Josh Lowe 23 3B 3 - - -0 -0 0
McKay Brendan McKay 25 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Odom Joseph Odom 29 C 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $27,603 27,603
Allie Stetson Allie 30 P - - -0 -0 0
De Horta Adrian De Horta 26 SP - - -0 -0 0
Ellis Chris Ellis 28 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Krehbiel Joey Krehbiel 28 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Moran Brian Moran 32 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0


2021 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (8) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
ColmenarezCarlos Colmenarez 0 SS - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 4.04
WilliamsCarson Williams 18 SS - $2,347,500 $2,347,500 $2,347,500 3.16
KinneyCooper Kinney 18 2B - $2,148,100 $2,148,100 $2,148,100 2.89
PironJhonny Piron 0 OF - $1,825,000 $1,825,000 $1,825,000 2.45
ManzardoKyle Manzardo 20 1B - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 1.01
BakerDru Baker 21 OF - $431,800 $431,800 $431,800 0.58
ArizaLuis Ariza 0 SS - $430,000 $430,000 $430,000 0.58
AuerMason Auer 20 OF - $315,000 $315,000 $315,000 0.42
MontgomeryMason Montgomery 21 P - $222,500 $222,500 $222,500 0.30
CuevasJonny Cuevas 20 P - $197,500 $197,500 $197,500 0.27
VernonAustin Vernon 22 P - $142,300 $142,300 $142,300 0.19
MullenSean Mullen 21 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.17
SeymourBobby Seymour 22 1B - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.17
SeymourBobby Seymour 22 1B - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.17
WorkmanLogan Workman 22 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.17


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $51,379,300 $166,666 - $51,545,966 $41,671,138
Injured Reserve Money $22,735,200 - - $22,735,200 $21,202,334
Retained Salary $10,639,747 - - $10,639,747 $10,639,747
Buried Minor Salary $4,588,600 - - $4,588,600 $827,800
Total Payroll $89,342,847 $166,666 - $89,509,513 $74,341,019

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $74,661,520
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $92,661,520
Comp. Balance Tax Space $117,338,480