Kansas City Royals 2021 - Player Salaries

Kansas City Royals have a total of 26 players in their home squad. Their highest paid player is Salvador Perez earning $13,000,000 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:
  • $94,069,432 per year
  • $1,809,028 per week

Active Squad:

Active Players (26)Signing BonusAgePositionContract TypeBasic SalaryPayroll SalaryPercent of Total
Salvador Perez$1,200,00031CVet$13,000,000$14,200,00016.72
Whit Merrifield-32RFArb 2$6,750,000$7,450,0008.77
Mike Minor-33SPVet$7,000,000$7,000,0008.24
Carlos Santana-351BVet$7,000,000$7,000,0008.24
Andrew Benintendi-26LFArb 2$6,600,000$6,600,0004.47
Brad Keller-25SPArb 1$3,350,000$3,350,0003.94
Hunter Dozier$250,000293BArb 1$2,250,000$2,500,0002.94
Michael Taylor-30CFVet$1,750,000$1,750,0002.06
Hanser Alberto-282BArb 2$1,650,000$1,650,0001.94
Jarrod Dyson-36CFVet$1,500,000$1,500,0001.77
Ervin Santana-38RPVet$1,500,000$1,500,0001.77
Wade Davis-35RPVet$1,250,000$1,250,0001.47
Scott Barlow-28RPPre-Arb$650,000$650,0000.77
Cameron Gallagher-28CPre-Arb$604,000$604,0000.71
Nicholas Lopez-262BPre-Arb$597,500$597,5000.70
Brady Singer-24SPPre-Arb$593,700$593,7000.70
Josh Staumont-27RPPre-Arb$588,700$588,7000.69
Jake Brentz-26RPPre-Arb$570,500$570,5000.67
Kris Bubic-23SPPre-Arb$570,500$570,5000.56
Ryan Hearn-271BPre-Arb$570,500$570,5000.50
Carlos Hernandez-24RPPre-Arb$570,500$570,5000.48
Tyler Zuber-26RPPre-Arb$570,500$570,5000.47
Richard Lovelady-25RPPre-Arb$570,500$570,5000.35
Emmanuel Rivera-03BPre-Arb$570,500$570,5000.35
Domingo Tapia-29RPPre-Arb$570,500$570,5000.26
Joel Payamps-27RPPre-Arb$580,000$580,0000.18

Injured List Cap Players

Player (5)Basic SalaryAgePositionContract TypeWaiver OptionsSigning BonusTotalAdjusted SalaryPercent of TotalInc. Luxury Tax
Greg Holland Shoulder$2,750,00035RP/CLVet-$2,750,000$2,750,0003.242,750,000
Adalberto Mondesi Oblique$2,525,00025SSArb 1-$2,525,000$2,525,0002.972,525,000
Jesse Hahn Shoulder$1,350,00031RPArb 3-$1,350,000$1,350,0001.591,750,000
Kyle Zimmer Neck$588,70029RPPre-Arb1-$588,700$588,7000.69588,700
Ronald Bolanos Arm$570,50024SPPre-Arb2-$570,500$377,2410.44377,241

Released or Traded Players

Player (5)TotalAgePositionBasic SalarySigning BonusAdjusted SalaryPercent of TotalInc. Luxury Tax
Danny Duffy$9,970,27032SP$9,970,270-$9,970,27011.749,970,270
Jorge Soler$5,236,80029DH$5,236,800-$5,236,8006.165,236,800
Anthony Swarzak$161,28035RP$161,280-$161,2800.19161,280
Kelvin Gutierrez$138,015263B$138,015-$138,0150.16138,015
Brad Brach$3,06735RP$3,067-$3,0670.003,067

Contract Signing Bonus

Player (5)TotalAgePositionBasic SalarySigning BonusAdjusted SalaryPercent of Total
Frank Mozzicato$3,547,50018P-$3,547,500$3,547,5004.18
Ben Kudrna$2,997,50018P-$2,997,500$2,997,5003.53
Daniel Vazquez$1,500,0000SS-$1,500,000$1,500,0001.77
Carter Jensen$1,097,50017C-$1,097,500$1,097,5001.29
Peyton Wilson$1,000,800212B-$1,000,800$1,000,8001.18
Shane Panzini$997,50019P-$997,500$997,5001.17
Eric Cerantola$497,50021P-$497,500$497,5000.59
Diego Guzman$447,5000SS-$447,500$447,5000.53
Luca Tresh$423,00021C-$423,000$423,0000.50
Nair Brennon Mc Nair$347,50018SS-$347,500$347,5000.41
Dayton Dooney$297,500212B-$297,500$297,5000.35
Ryan Cepero$208,50018SS-$208,500$208,5000.25
Noah Cameron$197,50021P-$197,500$197,5000.23
Patrick Halligan$132,50021P-$132,500$132,5000.16
Tyson Guerrero$127,50022P-$127,500$127,5000.15
Jack Aldrich$125,00022P-$125,000$125,0000.15
Harrison Beethe$125,00023P-$125,000$125,0000.15
Caden Monke$125,00021P-$125,000$125,0000.15
River Town$125,00021OF-$125,000$125,0000.15
Anthony Simonelli$75,00022P-$75,000$75,0000.09
Shane Connolly$72,50022P-$72,500$72,5000.09
Cam Williams$20,000233B-$20,000$20,0000.02
Parker Bates$17,50023OF-$17,500$17,5000.02

Totals:

Payroll TypeBasic SalarySigning BonusIncentivesTotalTotal Adjusted Salary
Payroll$61,777,900$1,450,000$700,000$63,927,900$59,228,307
Reserve Money$7,784,200--$7,784,200$7,590,941
Salary$15,509,432--$15,509,432$15,509,432
Minor Salary$6,847,900--$6,847,900$2,621,468
Payroll$91,919,432$1,450,000$700,000$94,069,432$84,950,148

Competitive Balance Tax:

Payroll TypeTotal
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold$210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll$82,412,648
Estimated Player Benefits$15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts$2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll$100,412,648
Comp. Balance Tax Space$109,587,352

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