Washington Nationals

Washington Nationals 2020 Payroll

Nationals 2020 Payroll

An updated look at the Washington Nationals 2020 payroll table, including base pay, bonuses, options, & tax allocations.

 

Nationals – 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
Scherzer Max Scherzer 35 SP Vet $28,777,759 $7,142,857 - $35,920,616 $17,801,286 23.71 28,689,376
Corbin Patrick Corbin 30 SP Vet $19,000,000 $416,666 - $19,416,666 $7,453,703 9.93 23,333,333
Sanchez Anibal Sanchez 36 SP Vet $9,000,000 - $555,556 $9,555,555 $3,148,149 4.19 9,500,000
Harris Will Harris 35 RP Vet $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000 $2,962,963 3.95 8,000,000
Turner Trea Turner 27 SS Arb 2 $7,450,000 - - $7,450,000 $2,759,259 3.68 7,450,000
Suzuki Kurt Suzuki 36 C Vet $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $2,222,222 2.96 5,000,000
Hudson Daniel Hudson 33 RP Vet $5,000,000 - $148,148 $5,148,148 $2,000,000 2.66 5,500,000
Gomes Yan Gomes 32 C Vet $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $1,481,481 1.97 5,000,000
Taylor Michael Taylor 29 CF Arb 3 $3,325,000 - - $3,325,000 $1,231,481 1.64 3,325,000
Thames Eric Thames 33 1B Vet $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000 $1,111,111 1.48 4,000,000
Cabrera Asdrubal Cabrera 34 3B Vet $2,500,000 - $185,000 $2,685,000 $1,110,926 1.48 2,500,000
Harrison Josh Harrison 32 2B Vet $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $348,258 0.46 1,000,000
Soto Juan Soto 21 LF Pre-Arb $629,400 - - $629,400 $233,111 0.31 233,111
Robles Victor Robles 23 CF Pre-Arb $592,800 - - $592,800 $219,556 0.29 219,556
Suero Wander Suero 28 RP Pre-Arb $582,200 - - $582,200 $215,630 0.29 215,630
Voth Austin Voth 28 SP Pre-Arb $568,900 - - $568,900 $210,704 0.28 210,704
Fedde Erick Fedde 27 SP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $208,704 0.28 208,704
Finnegan Kyle Finnegan 28 RP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $208,704 0.28 208,704
Harper Ryne Harper 31 RP Pre-Arb $573,500 - - $573,500 $142,650 0.19 142,650
Garcia Luis Garcia 20 SS Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $140,175 0.19 140,175
Holt Brock Holt 32 2B Vet $563,500 - - $563,500 $93,450 0.12 93,450
McGowin Kyle McGowin 28 RP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $80,990 0.11 80,990
Stevenson Andrew Stevenson 26 OF Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $71,645 0.10 71,645
Braymer Ben Braymer 26 RP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $65,415 0.09 65,415
Hernandez Yadiel Hernandez 32 OF Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $49,840 0.07 49,840
Noll Jake Noll 26 2B Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $43,610 0.06 43,610
Crowe Wil Crowe 25 RP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $28,035 0.04 28,035
Espino Paolo Espino 33 RP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $21,805 0.03 21,805


2020 Injured List

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

Player (14) Age Pos. Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Strasburg Stephen Strasburg
(60-day, Hand)
31 SP Vet $35,000,000 - - $35,000,000 $8,730,159 11.63 35,000,000
Eaton Adam Eaton
(10-day, Finger)
31 RF Vet $9,500,000 - - $9,500,000 $3,518,519 4.69 9,500,000
Doolittle Sean Doolittle
(10-day, Oblique)
33 RP Vet $6,500,000 - - $6,500,000 $2,407,407 3.21 6,500,000
Castro Starlin Castro
(60-day, Wrist)
30 2B Vet $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $2,222,222 2.96 6,000,000
Kendrick Howie Kendrick
(10-day, Hamstring)
36 2B Vet $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $1,481,481 1.97 6,250,000
Elias Roenis Elias
(60-day, Elbow)
31 RP Arb 2 $1,975,000 - - $1,975,000 $731,481 0.97 1,975,000
Guerra Javy Guerra
(10-day, Hamstring)
34 RP Arb 1 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $370,370 0.49 1,000,000
Freeman Sam Freeman
(60-day, Arm)
33 RP Arb 3 $575,000 - - $575,000 $212,963 0.28 212,963
Rainey Tanner Rainey
(10-day, Arm)
27 RP/CL Pre-Arb $572,200 - - $572,200 $211,926 0.28 211,926
Kieboom Carter Kieboom
(10-day, Wrist)
22 3B Pre-Arb $564,700 - - $564,700 $177,954 0.24 177,954
Romero Seth Romero
(60-day, Hand)
24 RP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $143,290 0.19 143,290
Bacus Dakota Bacus
(10-day, Arm)
29 RP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $140,175 0.19 140,175
Bourque James Bourque
(10-day, Elbow)
26 RP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $112,140 0.15 112,140
Barrett Aaron Barrett
(10-day, Arm)
32 RP Pre-Arb $563,500 - - $563,500 $40,495 0.05 40,495


2020 Reserve/Exempt

Salaries from players who are exempt, still counting against the payroll.

Player (2) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Zimmerman Ryan Zimmerman 35 1B $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000 $740,741 0.99 0
Ross Joe Ross 27 SP $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $555,556 0.74 0


2020 Reserve/Suspended

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

Player (1) Age Pos. Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Barrera Tres Barrera 25 C Pre-Arb - - - -0 -0 0.00 0


2020 Retained Salaries

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

Player (5) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Payroll % Lux. Tax Salary
Kendrick Howie Kendrick 36 2B $2,250,000 - - $2,250,000 $2,250,000 3.00 -
Sanchez Anibal Sanchez 36 SP $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.66 -
Eaton Adam Eaton 31 RF $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 2.00 -
Thames Eric Thames 33 1B $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.33 -
Strickland Hunter Strickland 31 RP $387,097 - - $387,096 $387,096 0.52 387,097


2020 Deferred Salaries

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

Player (2) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Strasburg Stephen Strasburg 31 SP $10,000,000 - -0 $10,000,000 $10,000,000
Soriano Rafael Soriano 40 RP $2,000,000 - -0 $2,000,000 $2,000,000


2020 Payroll Totals

 
Payroll Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Total Adj. Salary
Active Payroll $106,198,059 $7,559,523 $888,704 $114,646,285 $45,664,863
Injured List Money $67,940,900 - - $67,940,900 $20,500,582
Reserve/Exempt Money $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000 $1,296,297
Retained Salary $7,137,097 - - $7,137,096 $7,137,096
Deferred Salary $12,000,000 - - $12,000,000 $12,000,000
Total Payroll $184,776,056 $7,559,523 $888,704 $193,224,281 $74,598,838

 

2020 Active Competitive Balance Tax Totals

Payroll Type Total
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold $208,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll $174,290,564
Estimated Player Benefits $15,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts $2,250,000
Proj. Tax Payroll $191,540,564


2020 Player Pool

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

Player (5) League Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
Lux. Tax Salary
Williams Austen Williams AAA 27 RP $565,100 - - $565,100 $209,296 209,296
Read Raudy Read 26 C $563,500 - - $563,500 $15,575 15,575
Sanchez Adrian Sanchez AAA 29 2B $563,500 - - $563,500 $563,500 0
Bonifacio Emilio Bonifacio 35 CF $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $82,920 82,920
Difo Wilmer Difo 28 SS $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $370,370 1,000,000
Sharp Sterling Sharp 25 RP $563,500 - - $563,500 $563,500 0
Adon Joan Adon 21 P - - - -0 -0 0
Antuna Yasel Antuna 20 SS - - - -0 -0 0
Cate Tim Cate 22 P - - - -0 -0 0
Cavalli Cade Cavalli 21 P - - - -0 -0 0
Cronin Matt Cronin 22 P - - - -0 -0 0
de la Rosa Jeremy de la Rosa 18 OF - - - -0 -0 0
Eppler Tyler Eppler AAA 27 RP - - - -0 -0 0
Fuentes Steven Fuentes 23 RP - - - -0 -0 0
Gushue Taylor Gushue 26 C - - - -0 -0 0
Irvin Jake Irvin 23 P - - - -0 -0 0
Rutledge Jackson Rutledge 21 P - - - -0 -0 0
Snyder Brandon Snyder 33 3B - - - -0 -0 0
Tocci Carlos Tocci AAA 24 LF - - - -0 -0 0
Wells Nick Wells 24 P - - - -0 -0 0
 

2020 Signing Bonus

Does not count against team payroll.

Player (5) Age Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentives Total Salary Adj.
Salary
CavalliCade Cavalli 21 P - $3,027,000 - $3,027,000 $3,027,000
HenryCole Henry 20 P - $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 $2,000,000
InfanteSamuel Infante 19 SS - $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000
PowellHolden Powell 20 P - $500,000 - $500,000 $500,000
ParkerMitchell Parker 20 P - $100,000 - $100,000 $100,000
LindslyBrady Lindsly 22 C - $20,000 - $20,000 $20,000