Boston Red Sox 2021 - Player Salaries

Boston Red Sox have a total of 25 players in their home squad. Their highest paid player is Chris Sale earning $30,000,000 per year.

Boston Red Sox play in the Major League Baseball, the top tier American baseball league in the United States and Canada.

The teams total salary cap is:
  • $204,957,356 per year
  • $3,941,488 per week

Active Squad:

Active Players (25)Signing BonusAgePositionContract TypeBasic SalaryPayroll SalaryPercent of Total
Chris Sale-32SPVet$30,000,000$30,000,00010.99
Xander Bogaerts-28SSVet$20,000,000$20,000,00010.99
Martinez-33DHVet$19,350,000$19,350,00010.63
Nathan Eovaldi-31SPVet$17,000,000$17,000,0009.34
Garrett Richards-33RPVet$8,500,000$8,500,0004.67
Eduardo Rodriguez-28SPArb 4$8,300,000$8,300,0004.56
Adam Ottavino$75,04435RPVet$7,150,000$7,225,0444.48
Christian Vazquez-30CVet$6,250,000$6,250,0003.43
Rafael Devers-243BArb 1$4,575,000$4,575,0002.51
Enrique Hernandez-292BVet$6,000,000$6,000,0002.47
Matt Barnes-31RP/CLArb 3$4,500,000$4,500,0002.47
Martin Perez-30RPVet$4,500,000$4,500,0002.47
Hunter Renfroe-29RFArb 2$3,100,000$3,100,0001.70
Kyle Schwarber-28LFArb 3$7,000,000$7,000,0001.34
Kevin Plawecki-30CArb 3$1,600,000$1,600,0000.88
Hirokazu Sawamura-33RPPre-Arb$1,200,000$1,200,0000.66
Hansel Robles-30RPArb 4$2,000,000$2,000,0000.38
Alex Verdugo-25CFPre-Arb$649,500$649,5000.36
Nick Pivetta-28SPPre-Arb$613,500$613,5000.34
Bobby Dalbec-261BPre-Arb$575,000$575,0000.32
Garrett Whitlock-25RPPre-Arb$570,500$570,5000.31
Travis Shaw-311BArb 3$1,500,000$1,500,0000.22
Jarren Duran-242BPre-Arb$570,500$570,5000.13
Austin Davis-28RPPre-Arb$588,000$588,0000.11
Jonathan Arauz-22SSPre-Arb$570,500$570,5000.11

Injured List Cap Players

Player (7)Basic SalaryAgePositionContract TypeWaiver OptionsSigning BonusTotalAdjusted SalaryPercent of TotalInc. Luxury Tax
Matt Andriese Hamstring$1,850,00031RPArb 3-$1,850,000$1,850,0001.022,100,000
Daniel Santana Groin$1,750,00030OFArb 4-$1,750,000$1,750,0000.961,750,000
Ryan Brasier Calf$1,250,00033RPArb 11-$1,250,000$1,250,0000.691,250,000
Christian Arroyo Hamstring$581,50026SSPre-Arb-$581,500$581,5000.32581,500
Josh Taylor Covid$580,50028RPPre-Arb2-$580,500$580,5000.32580,500
Darwinzon Hernandez Oblique$578,50024RPPre-Arb2-$578,500$578,5000.32578,500
Eduard Bazardo Back$570,50025RPPre-Arb3-$570,500$282,1640.16282,164

Released or Traded Players

Player (8)TotalAgePositionBasic SalarySigning BonusAdjusted SalaryPercent of TotalInc. Luxury Tax
David Price$16,000,00035SP$16,000,000-$16,000,0008.7916,000,000
Dustin Pedroia$12,125,000372B$12,000,000$125,000$12,125,0006.6613,750,000
Marwin Gonzalez$3,000,000323B$3,000,000-$3,000,0001.653,000,000
Andrew Benintendi$2,800,00026LF$2,800,000-$2,800,0001.542,800,000
Hansel Robles$1,301,05530RP$1,301,055-$1,301,0550.711,301,055
Michael Chavis$361,998252B$361,998-$361,9980.20361,998
Brandon Workman$360,19232RP$360,192-$360,1920.20360,192
Ryan Weber$3,06730SP$3,067-$3,0670.003,067

Contract Signing Bonus

Player (8)TotalAgePositionBasic SalarySigning BonusAdjusted SalaryPercent of Total
Marcelo Mayer$6,664,00018SS-$6,664,000$6,664,0003.66
Miguel Bleis$1,500,0000OF-$1,500,000$1,500,0000.82
Nathan Hickey$1,000,00021C-$1,000,000$1,000,0000.55
Enderso Lira$850,0000C-$850,000$850,0000.47
Donough Tyler Mc Donough$828,600222B-$828,600$828,6000.46
Luis Ravelo$545,0000SS-$545,000$545,0000.30
Cruz Elmer Rodriguez Cruz$497,50017P-$497,500$497,5000.27
Ahbram Liendo$450,0000SS-$450,000$450,0000.25
Jedixon Paez$450,0000P-$450,000$450,0000.25
Alvaro Mejias$300,0000P-$300,000$300,0000.16
Niko Kavadas$250,000221B-$250,000$250,0000.14
Wyatt Olds$236,50021P-$236,500$236,5000.13
Hunter Dobbins$197,50021P-$197,500$197,5000.11
Elveny Daniel Mc Elveny$197,50018SS-$197,500$197,5000.11
Tyler Miller$157,800213B-$157,800$157,8000.09
Christopher Troye$122,50022P-$122,500$122,5000.07
Vela$122,500212B-$122,500$122,5000.07
Jacob Webb$122,50022P-$122,500$122,5000.07
Phillip Sikes$97,50022OF-$97,500$97,5000.05
Tyler Uberstine$97,50022P-$97,500$97,5000.05
Matt Litwicki$47,50022P-$47,500$47,5000.03
Luis Guerrero-020P---00.00

Totals:

Payroll TypeBasic SalarySigning BonusIncentivesTotalTotal Adjusted Salary
Payroll$156,662,500$75,044-$156,737,544$138,127,087
Reserve Money$7,161,000--$7,161,000$6,872,664
Salary$35,826,312$125,000-$35,951,312$35,951,312
Salary$4,018,452--$4,018,452$4,018,452
Minor Salary$5,107,500--$5,107,500$1,022,832
Payroll$204,757,312$200,044-$204,957,356$181,973,895

Competitive Balance Tax:

Payroll TypeTotal
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold$210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll$195,165,562
Estimated Player Benefits$15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts$2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll$213,165,562
Comp. Balance Tax Space$-3,165,562
Est. Tax Bill (20%)$633,112
Est. Payroll + Tax Bill$213,798,674

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