Washington Nationals

Washington Nationals 2022 Payroll

Nationals 2022 Payroll

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

 

Nationals – 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
Corbin Patrick Corbin 32 SP Vet $23,000,000 $416,666 $23,416,666 $23,416,666 18.08 23,333,333
Soto Juan Soto 23 RF Arb 2 3 $17,100,000 - $17,100,000 $17,100,000 13.21 17,100,000
Cruz Nelson Cruz 41 DH Vet $12,000,000 - $12,000,000 $12,000,000 9.27 15,000,000
Bell Josh Bell 29 1B Arb 3 $10,000,000 - $10,000,000 $10,000,000 7.72 10,000,000
Hernandez Cesar Hernandez 32 2B Vet $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 3.09 4,000,000
Fedde Erick Fedde 29 SP Arb 1 $2,150,000 - $2,150,000 $2,150,000 1.66 2,150,000
Cishek Steve Cishek 36 RP Vet $1,750,000 - $1,750,000 $1,750,000 1.35 1,750,000
Robles Victor Robles 25 CF Arb 1 1 $1,650,000 - $1,650,000 $1,650,000 1.27 1,650,000
Adrianza Ehire Adrianza 32 SS Vet $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.16 1,500,000
Franco Maikel Franco 29 3B Vet $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 0.97 1,250,000
Escobar Alcides Escobar 35 SS Vet $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0.77 1,000,000
Rainey Tanner Rainey 29 RP/CL Arb 1 $860,000 - $860,000 $860,000 0.66 860,000
Finnegan Kyle Finnegan 30 RP Pre-Arb 3 $725,900 - $725,900 $725,900 0.56 725,900
Thomas Lane Thomas 26 CF Pre-Arb 1 $723,600 - $723,600 $723,600 0.56 723,600
Espino Paolo Espino 35 SP Pre-Arb 2 $716,200 - $716,200 $716,200 0.55 716,200
Hernandez Yadiel Hernandez 34 LF Pre-Arb 2 $714,000 - $714,000 $714,000 0.55 714,000
Adams Riley Adams 26 C Pre-Arb 2 $706,700 - $706,700 $706,700 0.55 706,700
Gray Josiah Gray 24 SP Pre-Arb 3 $703,500 - $703,500 $703,500 0.54 703,500
Ruiz Keibert Ruiz 23 C Pre-Arb 1 $701,300 - $701,300 $701,300 0.54 701,300
Ramirez Erasmo Ramirez 32 RP Vet $700,000 - $700,000 $646,128 0.50 646,128
Machado Andres Machado 29 RP Pre-Arb 1 $708,200 - $708,200 $634,233 0.49 634,233
Edwards C.J. Edwards 30 RP Arb 4 $700,000 - $700,000 $569,208 0.44 569,208
Garcia Luis Garcia 22 SS Pre-Arb 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $484,596 0.37 484,596
Perez Francisco Perez 24 RP Pre-Arb 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $484,596 0.37 484,596
Garrett Reed Garrett 29 RP Pre-Arb 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $434,598 0.34 434,598
Tetreault Jackson Tetreault 26 SP Pre-Arb R5 $700,000 - $700,000 $434,598 0.34 434,598


2022 Injured List

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

Player (12) Age Pos. Status Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Strasburg Stephen Strasburg
(15-day, Ribs)
33 SP Vet $35,000,000 - $35,000,000 $23,571,429 18.20 35,000,000
Harris Will Harris
(60-day, Arm)
37 RP Vet $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 6.18 8,000,000
Ross Joe Ross
(60-day, Elbow)
29 SP Arb 4 $2,400,000 - $2,400,000 $2,400,000 1.85 2,400,000
Sanchez Anibal Sanchez
(60-day, Back)
38 SP Vet $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 1.54 2,000,000
Doolittle Sean Doolittle
(60-day, Elbow)
35 RP Vet $1,500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.16 1,500,000
Arano Victor Arano
(15-day, Knee)
27 RP Arb 1 2 $900,000 - $900,000 $900,000 0.70 900,000
Kieboom Carter Kieboom
(60-day, Arm)
24 3B Pre-Arb 1 $713,400 - $713,400 $713,400 0.55 713,400
Romero Seth Romero
(60-day, Calf)
26 SP Pre-Arb 2 $705,000 - $705,000 $705,000 0.54 705,000
Thompson Mason Thompson
(60-day, Biceps)
24 RP Pre-Arb 2 $702,200 - $702,200 $702,200 0.54 702,200
Rogers Josh Rogers
(15-day, Shoulder)
27 RP Pre-Arb 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $700,000 0.54 700,000
Harvey Hunter Harvey
(60-day, Wrist)
27 RP Pre-Arb 1 $700,000 - $700,000 $684,588 0.53 684,588
Lee Evan Lee
(15-day, Arm)
25 P Pre-Arb 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $484,596 0.37 484,596


2022 Retained Salaries

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

Player (3) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Sanchez Aaron Sanchez 29 SP $395,604 - $395,604 $395,604 0.31 395,604
Strange-Gordon Dee Strange-Gordon 34 2B $320,908 - $320,908 $320,908 0.25 320,908
Voth Austin Voth 30 RP $298,040 - $298,040 $298,040 0.23 298,040


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 $86,159,400 $416,666 - $86,576,066 $85,355,823
Injured List Money $54,020,600 - - $54,020,600 $42,361,213
Retained Salary $1,014,552 - - $1,014,552 $1,014,552
Deferred Salary $28,500,000 - - $28,500,000 $28,500,000
Total Payroll $141,194,552 $416,666 - $141,611,218 $128,731,588

 

2022 Active Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $230,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $143,834,644
Estimated Player Benefits $16,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,250,000
Pre-Arbitration Bonus Pool Contribution $1,666,666
Proj. Tax Payroll $163,751,310


2022 Minor

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

Player (12) League Age Pos. Waiver Options Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Palacios Joshua Palacios 26 CF 2 $701,700 - $701,700 $701,700 0
Adon Joan Adon 23 SP 2 $700,200 - $700,200 $261,596 261,596
Abbott Cory Abbott 26 SP 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $11,538 11,538
Casey Donovan Casey 26 RF 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $23,077 23,077
Clay Samuel Clay 29 RP 2 $700,000 - $700,000 $49,998 49,998
Fox Lucius Fox 24 SS 1 $700,000 - $700,000 $134,610 134,610
Weems Jordan Weems 29 RP 3 $700,000 - $700,000 $57,690 57,690
Antuna Yasel Antuna AA 22 SS 2 - - -0 -0 0
Barrera Tres Barrera AAA 27 C 2 - - -0 -0 0
Carrillo Gerardo Carrillo AAA 23 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Stevenson Andrew Stevenson 28 OF $850,000 - $850,000 $137,097 137,097
Murphy Patrick Murphy 27 RP $712,500 - $712,500 $82,212 82,212
Vargas Ildemaro Vargas 30 2B $700,000 - $700,000 $700,000 700,000
Avilan Luis Avilan 32 RP - - -0 -0 0
Baldonado Alberto Baldonado AAA 29 P - - -0 -0 0
Banks Nick Banks AAA 27 OF R5 - - -0 -0 0
Barley Jordy Barley A 22 SS - - -0 -0 0
Boissiere Branden Boissiere A 22 OF - - -0 -0 0
Braymer Ben Braymer AAA 28 P 1 - - -0 -0 0
Brill Matt Brill AA 27 P - - -0 -0 0
Cate Tim Cate AAA 24 P - - -0 -0 0
Cavalli Cade Cavalli AAA 23 P - - -0 -0 0
Clemmer Dakody Clemmer 26 RP R5 - - -0 -0 0
Clippard Tyler Clippard 37 RP - - -0 -0 0
Cluff Jackson Cluff AA 25 SS - - -0 -0 0
Cronin Matt Cronin AAA 24 P - - -0 -0 0
Cruz Armando Cruz 18 SS - - -0 -0 0
de la Rosa Jeremy de la Rosa A 20 OF - - -0 -0 0
Denaburg Mason Denaburg A 22 P - - -0 -0 0
Dunlap Alex Dunlap AAA 27 C R5 - - -0 -0 0
Freeman Cole Freeman AAA 27 2B R5 - - -0 -0 0
Fry Jace Fry 28 RP 1 - - -0 -0 0
Guasch Richard Guasch A 24 P - - -0 -0 0
Gushue Taylor Gushue 28 C - - -0 -0 0
Harrison KJ Harrison AAA 0 1B R5 - - -0 -0 0
Henry Cole Henry A 22 P - - -0 -0 0
Herrera Ronald Herrera 27 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
House Brady House 19 SS - - -0 -0 0
Infante Samuel Infante 21 SS - - -0 -0 0
Keller Alec Keller AAA 30 RF R5 - - -0 -0 0
Lara Andry Lara A 19 P - - -0 -0 0
Lee Andrew Lee AAA 28 SP R5 - - -0 -0 0
Lile Daylen Lile 19 OF - - -0 -0 0
Martin Rudy Martin AAA 26 RF R5 - - -0 -0 0
McGowin Kyle McGowin AAA 30 RP - - -0 -0 0
Millas Drew Millas A 24 C - - -0 -0 0
Noll Jake Noll AAA 28 2B 1 - - -0 -0 0
Parker Mitchell Parker A 22 P - - -0 -0 0
Pineda Israel Pineda A 22 C - - -0 -0 0
Quintana Roismar Quintana 19 OF - - -0 -0 0
Ramirez Aldo Ramirez 21 P - - -0 -0 0
Rhinesmith Jacob Rhinesmith AAA 26 OF R5 - - -0 -0 0
Rodriguez Jefry Rodriguez 28 RP - - -0 -0 0
Rutledge Jackson Rutledge A 23 P - - -0 -0 0
Saenz Dustin Saenz A 23 P - - -0 -0 0
Sanchez Adrian Sanchez 31 2B - - -0 -0 0
Sharp Sterling Sharp AAA 27 RP 3 - - -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 - - -0 -0 0
Teel Carson Teel AAA 26 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Troop Alex Troop AAA 25 P R5 - - -0 -0 0
Urena Richard Urena 26 SS - - -0 -0 0
Verrett Logan Verrett 32 RP - - -0 -0 0
Wells Nick Wells 26 P - - -0 -0 0
White T.J. White 18 OF - - -0 -0 0
Wilson Cody Wilson AAA 25 OF R5 - - -0 -0 0
Young Andy Young AA 28 2B R5 - - -0 -0 0
 

2022 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (3) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Salary Adj.
Salary
VaqueroChristian Vaquero 17 OF - $4,900,000 $4,900,000 $4,900,000