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 (28) 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 16.47 8,916,667
Cruz Nelson Cruz 40 DH Vet $13,000,000 - $13,000,000 $5,102,116 7.20 5,102,116
Margot Manuel Margot 26 RF Arb 2 2 $3,400,000 - $3,400,000 $3,400,000 4.80 3,400,000
Wacha Michael Wacha 30 SP Vet $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 4.23 3,000,000
Lowe Brandon Lowe 26 2B Pre-Arb 3 $2,500,000 - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 3.53 4,000,000
Choi Ji-Man Choi 30 1B Arb 1 $2,450,000 - $2,450,000 $2,450,000 3.46 2,450,000
Yarbrough Ryan Yarbrough 29 SP Pre-Arb 2 $2,300,000 - $2,300,000 $2,300,000 3.25 2,300,000
Wendle Joe Wendle 31 3B Arb 1 1 $2,250,000 - $2,250,000 $2,250,000 3.18 2,250,000
Zunino Mike Zunino 30 C Vet $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.82 3,000,000
McHugh Collin McHugh 34 RP Vet 1 $1,800,000 - $1,800,000 $1,800,000 2.54 1,800,000
Meadows Austin Meadows 26 DH Pre-Arb 2 $591,400 - $591,400 $591,400 0.83 591,400
Diaz Yandy Diaz 29 3B Pre-Arb 1 $588,900 - $588,900 $588,900 0.83 588,900
Anderson Nick Anderson 30 RP Pre-Arb 3 $587,800 - $587,800 $587,800 0.83 587,800
Mejia Francisco Mejia 25 C Pre-Arb 1 $586,300 - $586,300 $586,300 0.83 586,300
Phillips Brett Phillips 27 RF Pre-Arb $584,400 - $584,400 $584,400 0.82 584,400
Fairbanks Pete Fairbanks 27 RP Pre-Arb 2 $583,800 - $583,800 $583,800 0.82 583,800
Arozarena Randy Arozarena 26 LF Pre-Arb 2 $581,200 - $581,200 $581,200 0.82 581,200
McClanahan Shane McClanahan 24 SP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $481,519 0.68 481,519
Feyereisen J.P. Feyereisen 28 RP Pre-Arb 3 $572,400 - $572,400 $418,550 0.59 418,550
Patino Luis Patino 21 SP Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $334,303 0.47 334,303
Rasmussen Drew Rasmussen 25 RP Pre-Arb 3 $573,000 - $573,000 $317,343 0.45 317,343
Walls Taylor Walls 24 SS Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $285,231 0.40 285,231
Chargois J.T. Chargois 30 RP Pre-Arb $570,500 - $570,500 $199,355 0.28 199,355
Luplow Jordan Luplow 27 LF Pre-Arb 1 $581,500 - $581,500 $181,308 0.26 181,308
Conley Adam Conley 31 RP Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $153,350 0.22 153,350
Enns Dietrich Enns 30 SP Arb 1 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $122,680 0.17 122,680
Robertson David Robertson 36 RP Vet $570,500 - $570,500 $98,144 0.14 98,144
Baz Shane Baz 22 SP Pre-Arb $570,500 - $570,500 $39,871 0.06 39,871


2021 Injured List

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

Player (15) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Archer Chris Archer
(60-day, Hip)
32 SP Vet $6,500,000 - $6,500,000 $6,500,000 9.17 6,500,000
Glasnow Tyler Glasnow
(60-day, Elbow)
27 SP Arb 2 1 $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 5.65 4,000,000
Chirinos Yonny Chirinos
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
27 SP Pre-Arb 2 $1,175,000 - $1,175,000 $1,175,000 1.66 1,175,000
Roe Chaz Roe
(60-day, Shoulder)
34 RP Arb 3 $1,150,000 - $1,150,000 $1,150,000 1.62 1,150,000
Hunter Tommy Hunter
(60-day, Back)
34 RP Vet $2,250,000 - $2,250,000 $870,984 1.23 870,984
Drake Oliver Drake
(60-day, Arm)
34 RP Arb 2 $775,000 - $775,000 $775,000 1.09 775,000
Kittredge Andrew Kittredge
(10-day, Neck)
31 RP Pre-Arb 1 $750,000 - $750,000 $750,000 1.06 750,000
Wisler Matt Wisler
(10-day, Finger)
28 RP Arb 2 $1,150,000 - $1,150,000 $698,679 0.99 698,679
Beeks Jalen Beeks
(60-day, Elbow-tommy-john)
27 RP Pre-Arb 2 $588,800 - $588,800 $588,800 0.83 588,800
Springs Jeffrey Springs
(60-day, Knee)
28 RP Pre-Arb 3 $585,000 - $585,000 $585,000 0.83 585,000
Reed Cody Reed
(60-day, Thumb)
28 RP Pre-Arb $581,200 - $581,200 $581,200 0.82 581,200
Poche Colin Poche
(60-day, Undisclosed)
27 RP Pre-Arb 3 $577,800 - $577,800 $577,800 0.82 577,800
Thompson Ryan Thompson
(60-day, Shoulder)
29 RP Pre-Arb 3 $577,200 - $577,200 $577,200 0.81 577,200
Franco Wander Franco
(10-day, Hamstring)
20 SS Pre-Arb 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $315,901 0.45 315,901
Johnson D.J. Johnson
(60-day, Shoulder)
31 RP Pre-Arb 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $230,025 0.32 230,025


2021 Retained Salaries

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

Player (13) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Longoria Evan Longoria 35 3B $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.82 2,000,000
Tsutsugo Yoshitomo Tsutsugo 29 OF $1,702,703 - $1,702,703 $1,702,703 2.40 1,702,703
Hill Rich Hill 41 SP $1,532,248 - $1,532,248 $1,532,248 2.16 1,532,248
Castillo Diego Castillo 27 RP/CL $375,654 - $375,654 $375,654 0.53 375,654
Strickland Hunter Strickland 32 RP $188,160 - $188,160 $188,160 0.27 188,160
Adames Willy Adames 25 SS $158,600 - $158,600 $158,600 0.22 158,600
Ford Mike Ford 28 1B $100,000 - $100,000 $100,000 0.14 100,000
Richards Trevor Richards 28 SP $65,583 - $65,583 $65,583 0.09 65,583
Padlo Kevin Padlo 24 3B $46,005 - $46,005 $46,005 0.06 46,005
Smith Kevan Smith 33 C $27,603 - $27,603 $27,603 0.04 27,603
Ellis Chris Ellis 28 RP $6,134 - $6,134 $6,134 0.01 6,134
Phillips Evan Phillips 26 RP $6,134 - $6,134 $6,134 0.01 6,134
Poppen Sean Poppen 27 P $6,134 - $6,134 $6,134 0.01 6,134


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 $324,656 324,656
Honeywell Brent Honeywell 26 SP 1 $575,000 - $575,000 $12,364 12,364
Sherriff Ryan Sherriff 31 RP 3 $574,800 - $574,800 $98,880 98,880
Brujan Vidal Brujan 23 2B 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $42,938 42,938
Fleming Josh Fleming 25 SP 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $429,380 429,380
Head Louis Head 31 RP 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $174,819 174,819
Lowe Josh Lowe 23 3B 3 $570,500 - $570,500 $9,201 9,201
Mazza Chris Mazza 31 RP 1 $570,500 - $570,500 $193,221 193,221
McKay Brendan McKay 25 SP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Armstrong Shawn Armstrong 30 RP $825,000 - $825,000 $731,775 731,775
Hess David Hess 27 RP $570,500 - $570,500 $9,201 9,201
Krehbiel Joey Krehbiel 28 RP 2 $570,500 - $570,500 $3,067 3,067
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
Moran Brian Moran 32 RP 3 - - -0 -0 0


2021 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (13) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll %
ColmenarezCarlos Colmenarez 0 SS - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 4.23
WilliamsCarson Williams 18 SS - $2,347,500 $2,347,500 $2,347,500 3.31
KinneyCooper Kinney 18 2B - $2,145,600 $2,145,600 $2,145,600 3.03
PironJhonny Piron 0 OF - $1,825,000 $1,825,000 $1,825,000 2.58
SpikesRyan Spikes 18 2B - $1,097,500 $1,097,500 $1,097,500 1.55
ManzardoKyle Manzardo 20 1B - $747,500 $747,500 $747,500 1.06
BakerDru Baker 21 OF - $431,800 $431,800 $431,800 0.61
ArizaLuis Ariza 0 SS - $430,000 $430,000 $430,000 0.61
AuerMason Auer 20 OF - $312,500 $312,500 $312,500 0.44
MontgomeryMason Montgomery 21 P - $222,500 $222,500 $222,500 0.31
CuevasJonny Cuevas 20 P - $197,500 $197,500 $197,500 0.28
WicklanderPatrick Wicklander 21 P - $147,500 $147,500 $147,500 0.21
VernonAustin Vernon 22 P - $139,800 $139,800 $139,800 0.20
MullenSean Mullen 21 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.18
SeymourBobby Seymour 22 1B - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.18
SeymourBobby Seymour 22 1B - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.18
WorkmanLogan Workman 22 P - $122,500 $122,500 $122,500 0.17
MenendezAntonio Menendez 22 P - $100,000 $100,000 $100,000 0.14
AngelConor Angel 21 P - $90,000 $90,000 $90,000 0.13
LeathermanIan Leatherman 22 P - $90,000 $90,000 $90,000 0.13
DryerConor Dryer 22 P - $30,000 $30,000 $30,000 0.04
FieldsKamron Fields 22 P - $25,000 $25,000 $25,000 0.04
HunleySean Hunley 21 P - $25,000 $25,000 $25,000 0.04
PiperKenny Piper 22 C - $25,000 $25,000 $25,000 0.04
Ayala Jr.Alex Ayala Jr. 19 P - $17,600 $17,600 $17,600 0.02


2021 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $54,594,700 $166,666 - $54,761,366 $43,204,236
Injured Reserve Money $21,801,000 - - $21,801,000 $19,375,589
Retained Salary $6,214,958 - - $6,214,958 $6,214,958
Buried Minor Salary $7,125,100 - - $7,125,100 $2,057,105
Total Payroll $89,735,758 $166,666 - $89,902,424 $70,851,888

 

2021 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $70,601,889
Estimated Player Benefits $15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,250,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $88,351,889
Comp. Balance Tax Space $121,648,111