Boston Red Sox 2021 - Player Salaries

Boston Red Sox have a total of 26 players in their home squad. Their highest paid player is Xander Bogaerts earning $20,000,000 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:
  • $187,245,544 per year
  • $3,600,876 per week

Active Squad:

Active Players (26)Signing BonusAgePositionContract TypeBasic SalaryPayroll SalaryPercent of Total
Xander Bogaerts-28SSVet$20,000,000$20,000,00011.43
Martinez-33DHVet$19,350,000$19,350,00011.06
Nathan Eovaldi-31SPVet$17,000,000$17,000,0009.72
Garrett Richards-33SPVet$8,500,000$8,500,0004.86
Eduardo Rodriguez-28SPArb 4$8,300,000$8,300,0004.74
Adam Ottavino$75,04435RPVet$7,150,000$7,225,0444.66
Christian Vazquez-30CVet$6,250,000$6,250,0003.57
Rafael Devers-243BArb 1$4,575,000$4,575,0002.61
Enrique Hernandez-292BVet$6,000,000$6,000,0002.57
Matt Barnes-31RP/CLArb 3$4,500,000$4,500,0002.57
Martin Perez-30SPVet$4,500,000$4,500,0002.57
Hunter Renfroe-29RFArb 2$3,100,000$3,100,0001.77
Marwin Gonzalez-32LFVet$3,000,000$3,000,0001.71
Matt Andriese-31RPArb 3$1,850,000$1,850,0001.06
Kevin Plawecki-30CArb 3$1,600,000$1,600,0000.91
Hirokazu Sawamura-33RPPre-Arb$1,200,000$1,200,0000.69
Austin Brice-29RPArb 1$870,000$870,0000.50
Franchy Cordero-26LFArb 1$800,000$800,0000.46
Alex Verdugo-25CFPre-Arb$649,500$649,5000.37
Nick Pivetta-28SPPre-Arb$613,500$613,5000.35
Christian Arroyo-26SSPre-Arb$581,500$581,5000.33
Josh Taylor-28RPPre-Arb$580,500$580,5000.33
Darwinzon Hernandez-24RPPre-Arb$578,500$578,5000.33
Phillips Valdez-29RPPre-Arb$578,500$578,5000.33
Bobby Dalbec-261BPre-Arb$575,000$575,0000.33
Garrett Whitlock-25RPPre-Arb$570,500$570,5000.33

Injured List Cap Players

Player (2)Basic SalaryAgePositionContract TypeWaiver OptionsSigning BonusTotalAdjusted SalaryPercent of TotalInc. Luxury Tax
Chris Sale Elbow$30,000,00032SPVet-$30,000,000$20,000,00011.4325,600,000
Ryan Brasier Calf$1,250,00033RPArb 11-$1,250,000$1,250,0000.711,250,000

Released or Traded Players

Player (3)TotalAgePositionBasic SalarySigning BonusAdjusted SalaryPercent of TotalInc. Luxury Tax
David Price$16,000,00035SP$16,000,000-$16,000,0009.1416,000,000
Dustin Pedroia$12,125,000372B$12,000,000$125,000$12,125,0006.9313,750,000
Andrew Benintendi$2,800,00026LF$2,800,000-$2,800,0001.602,800,000

Contract Signing Bonus

Player (3)TotalAgePositionBasic SalarySigning BonusAdjusted SalaryPercent of Total
Miguel Bleis$1,500,0000OF-$1,500,000$1,500,0000.86
Enderso Lira$850,0000C-$850,000$850,0000.49
Luis Ravelo$545,0000SS-$545,000$545,0000.31
Ahbram Liendo$450,0000SS-$450,000$450,0000.26
Jedixon Paez$450,0000P-$450,000$450,0000.26
Alvaro Mejias$300,0000P-$300,000$300,0000.17

Totals:

Payroll TypeBasic SalarySigning BonusIncentivesTotalTotal Adjusted Salary
Payroll$123,272,500$75,044-$123,347,544$122,772,500
Reserve Money$31,250,000--$31,250,000$21,250,000
Salary$30,800,000$125,000-$30,925,000$30,925,000
Salary$4,018,452--$4,018,452$4,018,452
Minor Salary$1,723,000--$1,723,000$27,875
Payroll$187,045,500$200,044-$187,245,544$174,975,375

Competitive Balance Tax:

Payroll TypeTotal
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold$210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll$188,167,042
Estimated Player Benefits$15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts$2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll$206,167,042
Comp. Balance Tax Space$3,832,958

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