Kansas City Royals 2020 - Player Salaries

Kansas City Royals have a total of 29 players in their home squad. Their highest paid player is Ian Kennedy earning $16,500,000 per year.

Kansas City Royals play in the Major League Baseball, the top tier American baseball league in the United States and Canada.

The teams total salary cap is:
  • $84,278,225 per year
  • $1,620,735 per week

Active Squad:

Active Players (29)Basic SalaryAgePositionStatusWaiver OptionsSigning BonusPayroll SalaryAdj. SalaryPercent of TotalLux. Tax Salary
Ian Kennedy$16,500,00035RP/CLVet-$16,500,000$16,500,00019.5814,000,000
Danny Duffy$15,250,00031SPVet-$15,250,000$15,250,00018.0913,000,000
Jorge Soler$7,300,00028DHArb 1-$7,300,000$7,300,0008.667,300,000
Whit Merrifield$5,000,00031CFArb 12-$5,000,000$5,000,0005.934,062,500
Alex Gordon$4,000,00036LFVet-$4,000,000$4,000,0004.754,000,000
Mike Montgomery$3,100,00031SPArb 2-$3,100,000$3,100,0003.683,100,000
Maikel Franco$2,950,000273BArb 32-$2,950,000$2,950,0003.502,950,000
Trevor Rosenthal$2,000,00030RPVet-$2,000,000$2,000,0002.372,000,000
Greg Holland$1,250,00034RPVet-$1,250,000$1,250,0001.481,250,000
Scott Barlow$650,00027RPPre-Arb2-$650,000$650,0000.77650,000
Brad Keller$613,00024SPPre-Arb3-$613,000$613,0000.73613,000
Hunter Dozier$610,50028RFPre-Arb1-$610,500$610,5000.72610,500
Jake Junis$608,00027SPPre-Arb2-$608,000$608,0000.72608,000
Adalberto Mondesi$604,50024SSPre-Arb-$604,500$604,5000.72604,500
Glenn Sparkman$604,50028RPPre-Arb2-$604,500$604,5000.72604,500
Jesse Hahn$600,00030RPArb 2-$600,000$600,0000.71600,000
Jorge Lopez$586,75027SPPre-Arb-$586,750$586,7500.70586,750
Tim Hill$585,75030RPPre-Arb2-$585,750$585,7500.70585,750
Cameron Gallagher$580,50027CPre-Arb1-$580,500$580,5000.69580,500
Ryan Hearn$576,950261BPre-Arb2-$576,950$576,9500.68576,950
Randy Rosario$575,17526RPPre-Arb-$575,175$575,1750.68575,175
Nicholas Lopez$571,250252BPre-Arb3-$571,250$571,2500.68571,250
Brett Phillips$569,62526RFPre-Arb-$569,625$569,6250.68569,625
Bubba Starling$568,25027CFPre-Arb-$568,250$568,2500.67568,250
Josh Staumont$565,95026RPPre-Arb2-$565,950$565,9500.67565,950
Chance Adams$565,75025RPPre-Arb1-$565,750$565,7500.67565,750
Broom Ryan Mc Broom$564,775281BPre-Arb3-$564,775$564,7750.67564,775
Matt Reynolds$563,50029SSPre-Arb-$563,500$563,5000.67563,500
Stephen Woods$563,50025RPPre-Arb3-$563,500$563,5000.67563,500

Injured List Cap Players

Player (1)Basic SalaryAgePositionStatusWaiver OptionsSigning BonusTotalAdjusted SalaryPercent of TotalLux. Tax Salary
Salvador Perez Illness$13,000,00030CVet$1,200,000$14,200,000$14,200,00016.8510,500,000

Released or Traded Players

Player (1)TotalAgePositionBasic SalarySigning BonusAdjusted SalaryPercent of TotalLux. Tax Salary
Wily Peralta$1,000,00031RP$1,000,000-$1,000,0001.191,625,000

Pool Players

Player (33)Basic SalaryLeagueAgePositionWaiver OptionsSigning BonusTotalAdjusted SalaryLux. Tax Salary
Carthy Kevin Mc Carthy$607,000AAA28RP1-$607,000$607,000607,000
Braden Shipley$600,000AAA28SP1-$600,000$600,0000
Jake Newberry$571,500AAA25RP2-$571,500$571,500571,500
Richard Lovelady$567,100AAA24P2-$567,100$567,100567,100
Humberto Arteaga-AAA26SS3--0-00
Scott Blewett-AAA24SP2--0-00
Kris Bubic-22P--0-00
Austin Cox-23P--0-00
Nick Dini-AAA26C3--0-00
Heath Fillmyer-AAA26RP1--0-00
Conner Greene-AAA25P1--0-00
Foster Griffin-AAA24SP3--0-00
Kelvin Gutierrez-AAA253B1--0-00
Jeison Guzman-A21SS3--0-00
Nick Heath-AAA26OF3--0-00
Carlos Hernandez-A23P3--0-00
Oscar Hernandez-26C2--0-00
Kyle Isbel-23OF--0-00
Jackson Kowar-23P--0-00
Khalil Lee-22CF--0-00
Daniel Lynch-23P--0-00
Seuly Matias-21OF--0-00
Erick Mejia-AAA252B3--0-00
Melendez-21C--0-00
Nick Pratto-211B--0-00
Sebastian Rivero-21C--0-00
Brady Singer-23P--0-00
Gabe Speier-AAA25P3--0-00
Daniel Tillo-24P--0-00
Meibrys Viloria-AAA23C1--0-00
Jr Bobby Witt Jr-20SS--0-00
Kyle Zimmer-AAA28RP--0-00
Tyler Zuber-25P--0-00

Contract Signing Bonus

Player (1)TotalAgePositionBasic SalarySigning BonusAdjusted SalaryPercent of Total
Asa Lacy$6,670,00021P-$6,670,000$6,670,0007.91
Nick Loftin$3,000,00021SS-$3,000,000$3,000,0003.56
Ben Hernandez$1,450,00019P-$1,450,000$1,450,0001.72
Tyler Gentry$750,00021OF-$750,000$750,0000.89
Christian Chamberlain$450,00020P-$450,000$450,0000.53
Will Klein$200,00020P-$200,000$200,0000.24

Totals:

Payroll TypeBasic SalarySigning BonusIncentivesTotalTotal Adjusted Salary
Payroll$69,078,225--$69,078,225$69,078,225
Reserve Money$13,000,000$1,200,000-$14,200,000$14,200,000
Salary$1,000,000--$1,000,000$1,000,000
Payroll$83,078,225$1,200,000-$84,278,225$84,278,225

Competitive Balance Tax:

Payroll TypeTotal
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold$208,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll$75,447,825
Estimated Player Benefits$15,000,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts$2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll$92,947,825
Comp. Balance Tax Space$115,052,175

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