Toronto Blue Jays

Toronto Blue Jays 2020 Payroll

Blue Jays 2020 Payroll

An updated look at the Toronto Blue Jays 2020 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 

Blue Jays – The Athletic

Player Option
Club Option
Mutual Option
Qual. Offer
Estimate
Active Players (28) Age Pos. Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Payroll Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Ryu Hyun-Jin Ryu 33 SP Vet $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000 $7,407,407 13.47 20,000,000
Grichuk Randal Grichuk 28 CF Arb 3 $12,000,000 $1,000,000 - $13,000,000 $5,444,444 9.90 10,400,000
Roark Tanner Roark 33 SP Vet $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000 $4,444,444 8.08 12,000,000
Anderson Chase Anderson 32 SP Arb 4 $8,500,000 - - $8,500,000 $3,148,148 5.72 8,500,000
Shaw Travis Shaw 30 1B Arb 2 $4,000,000 - $158,000 $4,158,000 $1,639,481 2.98 4,000,000
Shoemaker Matt Shoemaker 33 SP Arb 4 $4,200,000 - - $4,200,000 $1,555,556 2.83 4,200,000
Gurriel Jr. Lourdes Gurriel Jr. 26 LF Pre-Arb $2,500,000 $428,571 - $2,928,571 $1,354,497 2.46 3,142,857
Villar Jonathan Villar 29 CF Arb 3 $8,200,000 - - $8,200,000 $1,269,212 2.31 8,200,000
Yamaguchi Shun Yamaguchi 32 RP Pre-Arb $3,175,000 - - $3,175,000 $1,175,926 2.14 3,175,000
Ray Robbie Ray 28 SP Arb 3 $9,430,000 - - $9,430,000 $1,159,584 2.11 9,430,000
Panik Joe Panik 29 2B Vet $2,850,000 - - $2,850,000 $1,055,556 1.92 2,850,000
Walker Taijuan Walker 27 SP Vet $2,000,000 - $370,370 $2,370,370 $724,151 1.32 2,000,000
Bass Anthony Bass 32 RP Vet $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $555,556 1.01 1,500,000
Dolis Rafael Dolis 32 RP Pre-Arb $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $370,370 0.67 1,000,000
Hernandez Teoscar Hernandez 27 DH Pre-Arb $602,200 - - $602,200 $223,037 0.41 223,037
Jansen Danny Jansen 25 C Pre-Arb $580,900 - - $580,900 $215,148 0.39 215,148
Guerrero Jr. Vladimir Guerrero Jr. 21 3B Pre-Arb $579,300 - - $579,300 $214,556 0.39 214,556
Biggio Cavan Biggio 25 2B Pre-Arb $576,600 - - $576,600 $213,556 0.39 213,556
Bichette Bo Bichette 22 SS Pre-Arb $570,000 - - $570,000 $211,111 0.38 211,111
Cole A.J. Cole 28 RP Arb 1 $563,500 - - $563,500 $208,704 0.38 208,704
Hatch Thomas Hatch 25 RP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $208,704 0.38 208,704
Borucki Ryan Borucki 26 RP Pre-Arb $573,800 - - $573,800 $199,836 0.36 199,836
Pearson Nate Pearson 23 SP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $193,892 0.35 193,892
Stripling Ross Stripling 30 RP Arb 1 $600,000 - - $600,000 $92,876 0.17 2,100,000
Davis Jonathan Davis 28 CF Pre-Arb $569,000 - - $569,000 $66,045 0.12 66,045
Kirk Alejandro Kirk 21 C Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $49,840 0.09 49,840
Zeuch T.J. Zeuch 24 SP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $34,265 0.06 34,265
Murphy Patrick Murphy 25 P Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $31,150 0.06 31,150


2020 Injured List

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

Player (9) Age Pos. Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Giles Ken Giles
(60-day, Arm)
29 RP Arb 3 $9,600,000 - - $9,600,000 $3,555,556 6.46 9,600,000
Thornton Trent Thornton
(60-day, Elbow)
26 SP Pre-Arb $581,900 - - $581,900 $215,519 0.39 215,519
Fisher Derek Fisher
(10-day, Knee)
26 RF Pre-Arb $579,600 - - $579,600 $214,667 0.39 214,667
Tellez Rowdy Tellez
(10-day, Knee)
25 1B Pre-Arb $579,600 - - $579,600 $214,667 0.39 214,667
Luciano Elvis Luciano
(10-day, Covid-19)
20 RP Pre-Arb $570,800 - - $570,800 $211,385 0.38 211,385
Romano Jordan Romano
(10-day, Finger)
27 RP/CL Pre-Arb $567,800 - - $567,800 $210,296 0.38 210,296
Diaz Yennsy Diaz
(60-day, Arm)
23 SP Pre-Arb $564,000 - - $564,000 $208,889 0.38 208,889
Waguespack Jacob Waguespack
(10-day, Back)
26 RP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $155,750 0.28 155,750
Merryweather Julian Merryweather
(10-day, Elbow)
28 RP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $127,715 0.23 127,715


2020 Suspended/Restricted

Salaries from players who have been suspended/restricted, still counting against the payroll.

Player (1) Age Pos. Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Valera Breyvic Valera 28 2B Pre-Arb $568,000 - - $568,000 $210,370 0.38 0


2020 Retained Salaries

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

Player (7) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Tulowitzki Troy Tulowitzki 35 SS $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000 $14,000,000 25.46 18,587,857
Anderson Chase Anderson 32 SP $500,000 - - $500,000 $500,000 0.91 -
Alford Anthony Alford 25 OF $87,724 - - $87,724 $87,724 0.16 87,724
Vogelbach Dan Vogelbach 27 1B $28,899 - - $28,899 $28,899 0.05 28,899
McKinney Billy McKinney 25 OF $22,372 - - $22,372 $22,372 0.04 22,372
Moran Brian Moran 31 RP $21,805 - - $21,805 $21,805 0.04 21,805
Bergen Travis Bergen 26 RP $6,230 - - $6,230 $6,230 0.01 6,230


2020 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $99,387,800 $1,428,571 $528,370 $101,344,741 $33,467,052
Injured List Money $14,170,700 - - $14,170,700 $5,114,444
Suspended/Restricted Money $568,000 - - $568,000 $210,370
Retained Salary $14,667,030 - - $14,667,030 $14,667,030
Total Payroll $128,793,530 $1,428,571 $528,370 $130,750,471 $53,458,896

 

2020 Active Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $208,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $127,585,381
Estimated Player Benefits $15,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $3,103,905
Proj. Tax Payroll $145,689,286


2020 Player Pool

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

Player (10) League Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Reid-Foley Sean Reid-Foley 24 RP $572,700 - - $572,700 $37,992 37,992
McGuire Reese McGuire 25 C $569,400 - - $569,400 $138,512 138,512
Kay Anthony Kay 25 RP $565,600 - - $565,600 $171,985 171,985
Espinal Santiago Espinal 25 SS $563,500 - - $563,500 $152,635 152,635
Perez Hector Perez 24 RP $563,500 - - $563,500 $3,115 3,115
Adams Riley Adams 24 C - - - -0 -0 275,000
Drury Brandon Drury 27 3B $2,050,000 - - $2,050,000 $759,259 2,050,000
Gaviglio Sam Gaviglio 30 RP $602,900 - - $602,900 $46,662 46,662
Font Wilmer Font 30 RP $592,000 - - $592,000 $206,199 206,199
Pannone Thomas Pannone 26 RP $581,400 - - $581,400 $215,333 215,333
Joseph Caleb Joseph 34 C $563,500 - - $563,500 $21,805 21,805
Burns Andy Burns AAA 29 3B - - - -0 -0 0
Groshans Jordan Groshans 20 SS - - - -0 -0 0
Kivlehan Patrick Kivlehan AAA 30 RF - - - -0 -0 0
Martin Austin Martin 21 SS - - - -0 -0 0
Martinez Orelvis Martinez 18 SS - - - -0 -0 0
Palacios Joshua Palacios 24 CF - - - -0 -0 0
Tejada Ruben Tejada AAA 30 SS - - - -0 -0 0
Wall Forrest Wall 24 OF - - - -0 -0 0
 

2020 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (7) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
MartinAustin Martin 21 SS - $7,000,825 - $7,000,825 $7,000,825
Van EykCJ Van Eyk 21 P - $1,800,000 - $1,800,000 $1,800,000
PalmerTrent Palmer 21 P - $850,000 - $850,000 $850,000
FrassoNick Frasso 21 P - $459,000 - $459,000 $459,000
BrittonZach Britton 21 OF - $97,500 - $97,500 $97,500