Chicago Cubs 2020 - Player Salaries

Chicago Cubs have a total of 30 players in their home squad. Their highest paid player is Jason Heyward earning $21,000,000 per year.

Chicago Cubs play in the Major League Baseball, the top tier American baseball league in the United States and Canada.

The teams total salary cap is:
  • $189,459,500 per year
  • $3,643,452 per week

Active Squad:

Active Players (30)Basic SalaryAgePositionStatusWaiver OptionsSigning BonusPayroll SalaryAdj. SalaryPercent of TotalLux. Tax Salary
Jason Heyward$21,000,00030RFVet$2,500,000$23,500,000$23,500,00012.4023,000,000
Yu Darvish$22,000,00033SPVet-$22,000,000$22,000,00011.6121,000,000
Jon Lester$15,000,00036SPVet$5,000,000$20,000,000$20,000,00010.5625,833,333
Kris Bryant$18,600,000283BArb 33-$18,600,000$18,600,0009.8218,600,000
Anthony Rizzo$16,500,000301BVet-$16,500,000$16,500,0008.7116,500,000
Craig Kimbrel$16,000,00032RP/CLVet-$16,000,000$16,000,0008.4514,333,333
Tyler Chatwood$13,000,00030SPVet-$13,000,000$13,000,0006.8612,666,667
Kyle Hendricks$12,000,00030SPArb 3-$12,000,000$12,000,0006.3313,875,000
Jose Quintana$10,500,00031SPVet-$10,500,000$10,500,0005.5410,500,000
Javier Baez$10,000,00027SSArb 22-$10,000,000$10,000,0005.2810,000,000
Kyle Schwarber$7,010,00027LFArb 22-$7,010,000$7,010,0003.707,010,000
Willson Contreras$4,500,00028CArb 12-$4,500,000$4,500,0002.384,500,000
Daniel Descalso$2,500,000332BVet-$2,500,000$2,500,0001.322,500,000
Albert Almora$1,575,00026CFArb 12-$1,575,000$1,575,0000.831,575,000
Steven Souza$1,000,00031RFArb 3-$1,000,000$1,000,0000.531,000,000
Kyle Ryan$975,00028RPPre-Arb1-$975,000$975,0000.51975,000
David Bote$950,000272BPre-Arb2$10,000$960,000$960,0000.513,000,000
Ryan Tepera$900,00032RPArb 21-$900,000$900,0000.48900,000
Jeremy Jeffress$850,00032RPVet-$850,000$850,0000.45850,000
Daniel Winkler$750,00030RPArb 33-$750,000$750,0000.40750,000
Jharel Cotton$640,00028RPArb 11-$640,000$640,0000.34640,000
Ian Happ$624,00025CFPre-Arb2-$624,000$624,0000.33624,000
Victor Caratini$592,00026CPre-Arb1-$592,000$592,0000.31592,000
Casey Sadler$577,50029RPPre-Arb-$577,500$577,5000.30577,500
Rowan Wick$571,50027RPPre-Arb1-$571,500$571,5000.30571,500
Brad Wieck$571,50028RPPre-Arb1-$571,500$571,5000.30571,500
Alec Mills$569,50028RPPre-Arb-$569,500$569,5000.30569,500
Nico Hoerner$565,00023SSPre-Arb3-$565,000$565,0000.30565,000
Duane Underwood$565,00025RPPre-Arb-$565,000$565,0000.30565,000
Trevor Megill$563,50024RPPre-Arb3-$563,500$563,5000.30563,500

Released or Traded Players

Player (1)TotalAgePositionBasic SalarySigning BonusAdjusted SalaryPercent of TotalLux. Tax Salary
Brad Brach$500,00034RP$500,000-$500,0000.261,125,000

Pool Players

Player (19)Basic SalaryLeagueAgePositionWaiver OptionsSigning BonusTotalAdjusted SalaryLux. Tax Salary
Jason Kipnis$1,000,000332B-$1,000,000$1,000,0001,000,000
Hernan Perez$1,000,000AAA292B-$1,000,000$1,000,0001,000,000
Tyler Olson$650,000AAA30RP-$650,000$650,0000
Adbert Alzolay$563,500AAA25RP1-$563,500$563,500563,500
Miguel Amaya$563,500AA21C3-$563,500$563,500563,500
Robel Garcia$563,500AAA272B2-$563,500$563,500563,500
Dillon Maples$563,500AAA28RP1-$563,500$563,500563,500
Tyson Miller$563,500AAA24P3-$563,500$563,500563,500
James Norwood$563,500AAA26RP2-$563,500$563,5000
Colin Rea$563,500AAA30SP2-$563,500$563,5000
Manuel Rodriguez$563,500AA23P3-$563,500$563,5000
Zack Short$563,500AAA252B3-$563,500$563,5000
Justin Steele$563,500AA24SP2-$563,500$563,5000
Rex Brothers-AAA32RP2--0-00
Danny Hultzen-AAA30RP--0-00
Ian Miller-AAA28CF3--0-00
Pelham-AAA25RP2--0-00
Josh Phegley-AAA32C--0-00
Michael Rucker-AAA26RP3--0-00

Contract Signing Bonus

Player (1)TotalAgePositionBasic SalarySigning BonusAdjusted SalaryPercent of Total
Ed Howard$3,745,50017SS-$3,745,500$3,745,5001.98
Burl Carraway$1,050,00021P-$1,050,000$1,050,0000.55
Koen Moreno$900,00018P-$900,000$900,0000.48
Luke Little$492,70019P-$492,700$492,7000.26

Totals:

Payroll TypeBasic SalarySigning BonusIncentivesTotalTotal Adjusted Salary
Payroll$181,449,500$7,510,000-$188,959,500$188,959,500
Salary$500,000--$500,000$500,000
Payroll$181,949,500$7,510,000-$189,459,500$189,459,500

Competitive Balance Tax:

Payroll TypeTotal
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold$208,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll$199,150,333
Estimated Player Benefits$15,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts$2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll$216,650,333
Comp. Balance Tax Space$-8,650,333
Est. Tax Bill (30%)$2,595,100
Est. Payroll + Tax Bill$219,245,433

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