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Washington Nationals 2022 Payroll

Nationals 2022 Payroll

An updated look at the Washington Nationals 2022 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 
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
Corbin Patrick Corbin 32 SP Vet $23,000,000 $416,666 $23,416,666 $23,416,666 16.64 23,333,333
Cruz Nelson Cruz 41 DH Vet $12,000,000 - $12,000,000 $12,000,000 8.52 15,000,000
Hernandez Cesar Hernandez 32 2B Vet $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 2.84 4,000,000
Fedde Erick Fedde 29 SP Arb 1 $2,150,000 - $2,150,000 $2,150,000 1.53 2,150,000
Sanchez Anibal Sanchez 38 SP Vet $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 1.42 2,000,000
Voit Luke Voit 31 DH Arb 2 2 $5,450,000 - $5,450,000 $1,916,480 1.36 1,916,480
Cishek Steve Cishek 36 RP Vet $1,750,000 - $1,750,000 $1,750,000 1.24 1,750,000
Robles Victor Robles 25 CF Arb 1 1 $1,650,000 - $1,650,000 $1,650,000 1.17 1,650,000
Finnegan Kyle Finnegan 30 RP/CL Pre-Arb 3 $725,900 - $725,900 $725,900 0.52 725,900
Thomas Lane Thomas 26 CF Pre-Arb 1 $723,600 - $723,600 $723,600 0.51 723,600
Espino Paolo Espino 35 SP Pre-Arb 2 $716,200 - $716,200 $716,200 0.51 716,200
Gray Josiah Gray 24 SP Pre-Arb 3 $703,500 - $703,500 $703,500 0.50 703,500
Meneses Joey Meneses 30 1B Pre-Arb 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $700,000 0.50 246,144
Harvey Hunter Harvey 27 RP Pre-Arb 1 $700,000 - $700,000 $661,512 0.47 661,512
Ramirez Erasmo Ramirez 32 RP Vet $700,000 - $700,000 $646,128 0.46 646,128
Edwards C.J. Edwards 30 RP Arb 4 $700,000 - $700,000 $569,208 0.40 569,208
Machado Andres Machado 29 RP Pre-Arb 1 $708,200 - $708,200 $552,522 0.39 552,522
Thompson Mason Thompson 24 RP Pre-Arb 2 $702,200 - $702,200 $524,688 0.37 524,688
Adams Riley Adams 26 C Pre-Arb 2 $706,700 - $706,700 $500,907 0.36 500,907
Garcia Luis Garcia 22 SS Pre-Arb 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $484,596 0.34 484,596
Barrera Tres Barrera 27 C Pre-Arb 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $334,602 0.24 334,602
Weems Jordan Weems 29 RP Pre-Arb 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $288,450 0.20 288,450
Abbott Cory Abbott 26 SP Pre-Arb 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $257,682 0.18 257,682
Vargas Ildemaro Vargas 30 2B Pre-Arb $700,000 - $700,000 $246,144 0.17 246,144
Palacios Joshua Palacios 26 CF Pre-Arb 2 $701,700 - $701,700 $223,590 0.16 223,590
Call Alex Call 27 OF Pre-Arb 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $199,992 0.14 199,992
Abrams CJ Abrams 21 SS Pre-Arb 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $196,146 0.14 196,146
Pineda Israel Pineda 22 C Pre-Arb 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $99,996 0.07 99,996


2022 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
Strasburg Stephen Strasburg
(60-day, Ribs)
33 SP Vet $35,000,000 - $35,000,000 $23,571,429 16.75 35,000,000
Harris Will Harris
(60-day, Arm)
37 RP Vet $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 5.68 8,000,000
Ross Joe Ross
(60-day, Elbow)
29 SP Arb 4 $2,400,000 - $2,400,000 $2,400,000 1.70 2,400,000
Doolittle Sean Doolittle
(60-day, Elbow)
35 RP Vet $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.07 1,500,000
Arano Victor Arano
(15-day, Shoulder)
27 RP Arb 1 2 $900,000 - $900,000 $900,000 0.64 900,000
Rainey Tanner Rainey
(60-day, Elbow)
29 RP/CL Arb 1 $860,000 - $860,000 $860,000 0.61 860,000
Hernandez Yadiel Hernandez
(60-day, Calf)
34 LF Pre-Arb 2 $714,000 - $714,000 $714,000 0.51 714,000
Kieboom Carter Kieboom
(60-day, Arm)
24 3B Pre-Arb 1 $713,400 - $713,400 $713,400 0.51 713,400
Ruiz Keibert Ruiz
(10-day, Groin)
23 C Pre-Arb 1 $701,300 - $701,300 $701,300 0.50 701,300
Lee Evan Lee
(60-day, Arm)
25 RP Pre-Arb 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $484,596 0.34 484,596
Tetreault Jackson Tetreault
(60-day, Shoulder)
26 SP Pre-Arb 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $434,598 0.31 434,598
Gore MacKenzie Gore
(15-day, Elbow)
23 RP Pre-Arb 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $246,144 0.17 246,144
Cavalli Cade Cavalli
(15-day, Shoulder)
23 SP Pre-Arb '23 $700,000 - $700,000 $153,840 0.11 153,840


2022 Retained Salaries

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

Player (33) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Soto Juan Soto 23 RF $11,086,816 - $11,086,816 $11,086,816 7.88 11,086,816
Green Elijah Green 18 CF - $6,500,000 $6,500,000 $6,500,000 4.62 6,500,000
Bell Josh Bell 29 1B $6,483,520 - $6,483,520 $6,483,520 4.61 6,483,520
Vaquero Christian Vaquero 17 OF - $4,900,000 $4,900,000 $4,900,000 3.48 4,900,000
Bennett Jake Bennett 21 P - $1,734,800 $1,734,800 $1,734,800 1.23 1,734,800
Franco Maikel Franco 29 3B $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 0.89 1,250,000
Escobar Alcides Escobar 35 SS $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.71 1,000,000
Cox Brenner Cox 18 OF - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.71 1,000,000
Adrianza Ehire Adrianza 32 SS $964,270 - $964,270 $964,270 0.69 964,270
Lipscomb Trey Lipscomb 22 3B - $758,900 $758,900 $758,900 0.54 758,900
Rogers Josh Rogers 27 SP $415,368 - $415,368 $415,368 0.30 415,368
McKenzie Jared McKenzie 21 CF - $410,500 $410,500 $410,500 0.29 410,500
Sanchez Aaron Sanchez 29 SP $395,604 - $395,604 $395,604 0.28 395,604
Ochoa Leyva Nathaniel Ochoa Leyva 19 SS - $375,000 $375,000 $375,000 0.27 375,000
Strange-Gordon Dee Strange-Gordon 34 2B $320,908 - $320,908 $320,908 0.23 320,908
Voth Austin Voth 30 RP $298,040 - $298,040 $298,040 0.21 298,040
Young Luke Young 20 P - $250,000 $250,000 $250,000 0.18 250,000
Cornelio Riley Cornelio 22 P - $241,600 $241,600 $241,600 0.17 241,600
Clippard Tyler Clippard 37 RP $230,790 - $230,790 $230,790 0.16 230,790
Huff Chance Huff 22 P - $191,700 $191,700 $191,700 0.14 191,700
Peoples Nick Peoples 17 OF - $175,000 $175,000 $175,000 0.12 175,000
Romero Jr. Maxwell Romero Jr. 21 C - $165,700 $165,700 $165,700 0.12 165,700
Cooper III Everett Cooper III 18 SS - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.09 125,000
Grissom Jr. Marquis Grissom Jr. 20 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.09 125,000
Hall Bubba Hall 22 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.09 125,000
Klassen Blake Klassen 21 1B - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.09 125,000
Lawson Cortland Lawson 22 SS - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.09 125,000
Lord Brad Lord 22 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.09 125,000
Luckman Kyle Luckman 22 P - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.09 125,000
Thomas Johnathon Thomas 22 OF - $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 0.09 125,000
McGee Jake McGee 35 RP $119,226 - $119,226 $119,226 0.08 119,226
Clay Samuel Clay 29 RP $65,382 - $65,382 $65,382 0.05 65,382
Stehly Murphy Stehly 23 3B - $10,000 $10,000 $10,000 0.01 10,000


2022 Deferred Salaries

Salaries for players who had salaries deferred to the current year. We are NOT counting these against the active payroll.

Player (4) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Scherzer Max Scherzer 37 SP $15,000,000 - $15,000,000 $15,000,000
Strasburg Stephen Strasburg 33 SP $10,000,000 - $10,000,000 $10,000,000
Soriano Rafael Soriano 42 RP $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000
Hand Brad Hand 32 RP $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000


2022 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $66,088,000 $416,666 - $66,504,666 $58,238,509
Injured List Money $53,588,700 - - $53,588,700 $40,679,307
Retained Salary $22,629,924 $17,713,200 - $40,343,124 $40,343,124
Deferred Salary $28,500,000 - - $28,500,000 $28,500,000
Total Payroll $142,306,624 $18,129,866 - $160,436,490 $139,260,940

 

2022 Active Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $230,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $155,356,425
Estimated Player Benefits $16,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,250,000
Pre-Arbitration Bonus Pool Contribution $1,666,666
Proj. Tax Payroll $175,273,091


2022 Minor

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

Player (11) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Romero Seth Romero AAA 26 SP 2 $705,000 - $705,000 $553,982 553,982
Adon Joan Adon AAA 23 SP 2 $700,200 - $700,200 $273,137 273,137
Fox Lucius Fox AAA 24 SS 1 $700,000 - $700,000 $134,610 134,610
Garrett Reed Garrett AAA 29 RP 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $199,992 199,992
Perez Francisco Perez AAA 24 RP 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $99,996 99,996
Romero Tommy Romero AAA 24 SP 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $700,000 700,000
Antuna Yasel Antuna A 22 SS 2 - - -0 -0 0
Carrillo Gerardo Carrillo AAA 23 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Stevenson Andrew Stevenson AAA 28 OF $850,000 - $850,000 $137,097 137,097
Murphy Patrick Murphy AAA 27 RP $712,500 - $712,500 $82,212 82,212
Casey Donovan Casey AAA 26 RF 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $23,077 23,077
Minaya Juan Minaya AAA 31 RP $700,000 - $700,000 $700,000 700,000
Avilan Luis Avilan AAA 32 RP - - -0 -0 0
Baldonado Alberto Baldonado AAA 29 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Banks Nick Banks AAA 27 OF R5 - - -0 -0 0
Barley Jordy Barley A 22 SS R5 - - -0 -0 0
Boissiere Branden Boissiere A 22 OF '24 - - -0 -0 0
Braymer Ben Braymer AAA 28 P 1 - - -0 -0 0
Brill Matt Brill AAA 27 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Cate Tim Cate AA 24 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Cluff Jackson Cluff AA 25 SS '22 - - -0 -0 0
Cronin Matt Cronin AAA 24 P - - -0 -0 0
Cruz Armando Cruz 18 SS '25 - - -0 -0 0
de la Rosa Jeremy de la Rosa A 20 OF '22 - - -0 -0 0
Denaburg Mason Denaburg A 22 P '24 - - -0 -0 0
Dunlap Alex Dunlap AAA 27 C R5 - - -0 -0 0
Freeman Cole Freeman AAA 27 2B R5 - - -0 -0 0
Guasch Richard Guasch AA 24 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Gushue Taylor Gushue AAA 28 C 3 - - -0 -0 0
Harris Trey Harris AA 26 2B R5 - - -0 -0 0
Harrison KJ Harrison AAA 0 1B R5 - - -0 -0 0
Hassell Robert Hassell A 20 OF '24 - - -0 -0 0
Henry Cole Henry AAA 22 P '23 - - -0 -0 0
Herrera Ronald Herrera AA 27 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
House Brady House A 19 SS '25 - - -0 -0 0
Infante Samuel Infante A 21 SS '24 - - -0 -0 0
Johnson Daniel Johnson AAA 26 RF 1 - - -0 -0 0
Lara Andry Lara A 19 P '23 - - -0 -0 0
Lee Andrew Lee AA 28 SP R5 - - -0 -0 0
Lile Daylen Lile 19 OF '25 - - -0 -0 0
Martin Rudy Martin AA 26 RF R5 - - -0 -0 0
Millas Drew Millas AA 24 C '22 - - -0 -0 0
Nogowski John Nogowski AA 29 1B R5 - - -0 -0 0
Noll Jake Noll AAA 28 2B 1 - - -0 -0 0
Parker Mitchell Parker A 22 P '23 - - -0 -0 0
Peters D.J. Peters AAA 26 OF 1 - - -0 -0 0
Quintana Roismar Quintana 19 OF '23 - - -0 -0 0
Ramirez Aldo Ramirez 21 P '22 - - -0 -0 0
Rhinesmith Jacob Rhinesmith AA 26 OF R5 - - -0 -0 0
Rodriguez Jefry Rodriguez AAA 28 RP - - -0 -0 0
Rutledge Jackson Rutledge A 23 P '22 - - -0 -0 0
Saenz Dustin Saenz A 23 P '24 - - -0 -0 0
Sanchez Adrian Sanchez AAA 31 2B - - -0 -0 0
Santos Ramon Santos AA 27 RP R5 - - -0 -0 0
Shuman Seth Shuman A 24 P - - -0 -0 0
Tapani Ryan Tapani AAA 28 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Taylor Curtis Taylor AAA 26 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Teel Carson Teel AAA 26 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Troop Alex Troop AA 25 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Urena Richard Urena AAA 26 SS - - -0 -0 0
Verrett Logan Verrett AAA 32 RP - - -0 -0 0
Wells Nick Wells 26 P - - -0 -0 0
White T.J. White A 18 OF '25 - - -0 -0 0
Wilson Cody Wilson A 25 OF R5 - - -0 -0 0
Wood James Wood A 19 OF '25 - - -0 -0 0
Young Andy Young AA 28 2B R5 - - -0 -0 0