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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.

 

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
Strasburg Stephen Strasburg 33 SP Vet $35,000,000 - $35,000,000 $23,571,429 25.60 35,000,000
Corbin Patrick Corbin 32 SP Vet $23,000,000 $416,666 $23,416,666 $23,416,666 25.43 23,333,333
Soto Juan Soto 23 RF Arb 2 3 $15,500,000 - $15,500,000 $15,500,000 16.83 15,500,000
Bell Josh Bell 29 1B Arb 3 $9,000,000 - $9,000,000 $9,000,000 9.77 9,000,000
Harris Will Harris 37 RP Vet $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 8.69 8,000,000
Hernandez Cesar Hernandez 32 2B Vet $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 4.34 4,000,000
Ross Joe Ross 29 SP Arb 4 $3,000,000 - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 3.26 3,000,000
Fedde Erick Fedde 29 RP Arb 1 $1,750,000 - $1,750,000 $1,750,000 1.90 1,750,000
Robles Victor Robles 25 OF Arb 1 1 $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1.36 1,250,000
Escobar Alcides Escobar 35 SS Vet $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.09 1,000,000
Stevenson Andrew Stevenson 28 OF Arb 1 $850,000 - $850,000 $850,000 0.92 850,000
Rainey Tanner Rainey 29 RP Arb 1 $750,000 - $750,000 $750,000 0.81 750,000
Adams Riley Adams 26 C Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Espino Paolo Espino 35 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Finnegan Kyle Finnegan 30 RP/CL Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Fox Lucius Fox 24 SS Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Garcia Luis Garcia 22 SS Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Gray Josiah Gray 24 SP Pre-Arb 3 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Hernandez Yadiel Hernandez 34 LF Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Kieboom Carter Kieboom 24 3B Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Machado Andres Machado 29 RP Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Murphy Patrick Murphy 27 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Rogers Josh Rogers 27 SP Pre-Arb 2 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Ruiz Keibert Ruiz 23 C Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Thomas Lane Thomas 26 CF Pre-Arb 1 - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000
Voth Austin Voth 30 RP Pre-Arb - - -0 -0 0.00 575,000


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 $103,100,000 $416,666 - $103,516,666 $92,088,095
Deferred Salary $28,500,000 - - $28,500,000 $28,500,000
Total Payroll $103,100,000 $416,666 - $103,516,666 $92,088,095

 

2022 Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $111,483,333
Estimated Player Benefits $16,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,250,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll $129,733,333
Comp. Balance Tax Space $80,266,667


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
Adon Joan Adon 23 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Antuna Yasel Antuna 22 SS 2 - - -0 -0 0
Barrera Tres Barrera 27 C 2 - - -0 -0 0
Carrillo Gerardo Carrillo 23 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Casey Donovan Casey 26 RF 3 - - -0 -0 0
Clay Samuel Clay 29 RP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Klobosits Gabe Klobosits AAA 27 SP 2 - - -0 -0 0
Lee Evan Lee 25 P 3 - - -0 -0 0
Perez Francisco Perez 24 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Romero Seth Romero 26 P 2 - - -0 -0 0
Romero Jhon Romero 27 SP 3 - - -0 -0 0
Thompson Mason Thompson 24 P 2 - - -0 -0 0