St. Louis Cardinals 2021 - Player Salaries

St. Louis Cardinals have a total of 26 players in their home squad. Their highest paid player is Paul Goldschmidt earning $22,000,000 per year.

St. Louis Cardinals play in the Major League Baseball, the top tier American baseball league in the United States and Canada.

The teams total salary cap is:
  • $196,675,489 per year
  • $3,782,221 per week

Active Squad:

Active Players (26)Signing BonusAgePositionContract TypeBasic SalaryPayroll SalaryPercent of Total
Paul Goldschmidt$4,000,000331BVet$22,000,000$26,000,00015.42
Nolan Arenado-303BVet$35,000,000$35,025,00012.20
Matt Carpenter-353BVet$18,500,000$18,500,00010.97
Andrew Miller-36RPVet$12,000,000$12,000,0007.12
Yadier Molina-38CVet$9,000,000$9,000,0005.34
Adam Wainwright-39SPVet$8,000,000$8,000,0004.75
Jong Paul De Jong$166,66627SSArb 1$4,000,000$4,166,6662.47
Jack Flaherty-25SPArb 1$3,900,000$3,900,0002.31
Happ-38SPVet$8,000,000$8,000,0001.66
Harrison Bader-27CFArb 1$2,000,000$2,000,0001.19
Alexander Reyes-26RP/CLArb 1$900,000$900,0000.53
Jon Lester-37SPVet$2,000,000$2,000,0000.41
Tommy Edman-262BPre-Arb$596,000$596,0000.35
Tyler Neill-26LFPre-Arb$594,700$594,7000.35
Giovanny Gallegos-29RPPre-Arb$594,500$594,5000.35
Daniel Poncedeleon-29SPPre-Arb$585,500$585,5000.35
Ryan Helsley-26RPPre-Arb$582,300$582,3000.35
Genesis Cabrera-24RPPre-Arb$580,900$580,9000.34
Andrew Knizner-26CPre-Arb$579,200$579,2000.34
Dylan Carlson-22LFPre-Arb$577,100$577,1000.34
Edmundo Sosa-25SSPre-Arb$575,900$575,9000.34
Farland Mc Farland-32RPVet$1,000,000$1,000,0000.25
Jose Rondon-272BPre-Arb$570,500$570,5000.23
Justin Miller-34RPArb 2$570,500$570,5000.17
Luis Garcia-34RPVet$570,500$570,5000.16
Lars Nootbaar-23OFPre-Arb$570,500$570,5000.16

Injured List Cap Players

Player (7)Basic SalaryAgePositionContract TypeWaiver OptionsSigning BonusTotalAdjusted SalaryPercent of TotalInc. Luxury Tax
Miles Mikolas Arm$15,750,00032SPArb 2$1,000,000$16,750,000$16,750,0009.9417,000,000
Carlos Martinez Thumb$11,500,00029SPVet$200,000$11,700,000$11,700,0006.9410,200,000
Kwang Kim Elbow$4,000,00032SPPre-Arb3-$4,000,000$4,000,0002.374,000,000
Jordan Hicks Elbow$862,50024RPArb 13-$862,500$862,5000.51862,500
Dakota Hudson Elbow$595,70026SPPre-Arb3-$595,700$595,7000.35595,700
Max Moroff Shoulder$570,500282BArb 1-$570,500$435,5140.26435,514
Blanc Wade Le Blanc Elbow$570,50036SPVet-$570,500$331,2360.20331,236

Released or Traded Players

Player (6)TotalAgePositionBasic SalarySigning BonusAdjusted SalaryPercent of TotalInc. Luxury Tax
Dexter Fowler$14,750,00035RF$12,750,000$2,000,000$14,750,0008.7514,750,000
John Gant$1,366,15028SP$1,366,150-$1,366,1500.811,366,150
Lane Thomas$368,04025CF$368,040-$368,0400.22368,040
John Nogowski$190,464281B$190,464-$190,4640.11190,464
Roel Ramirez$18,40226P$18,402-$18,4020.0118,402
Bernardo Flores$3,06725P$3,067-$3,0670.003,067

Contract Signing Bonus

Player (6)TotalAgePositionBasic SalarySigning BonusAdjusted SalaryPercent of Total
Greevy Michael Mc Greevy$2,750,00020P-$2,750,000$2,750,0001.63
Joshua Baez$2,250,00018OF-$2,250,000$2,250,0001.33
Alec Willis$1,000,00018P-$1,000,000$1,000,0000.59
Ryan Holgate$875,00021OF-$875,000$875,0000.52
Luis Mario Pino$767,0000OF-$767,000$767,0000.45
Leonardo Bernal$680,00017C-$680,000$680,0000.40
Austin Love$600,00022P-$600,000$600,0000.36
Elias Reynoso$575,00017SS-$575,000$575,0000.34
Zane Mills$375,00020P-$375,000$375,0000.22
Carlos Carmona$350,00016OF-$350,000$350,0000.21
Christian Avendano$300,00017OF-$300,000$300,0000.18
La Rosa Samil De La Rosa$300,000173B-$300,000$300,0000.18
Gordon Graceffo$300,00021P-$300,000$300,0000.18
Chris Gerard$250,00021P-$250,000$250,0000.15
Mack Chambers$175,00021SS-$175,000$175,0000.10
Elijah Cabell$125,00022OF-$125,000$125,0000.07
Andre Granillo$125,00021P-$125,000$125,0000.07
Hayes Heinecke$125,00022P-$125,000$125,0000.07
Thomas Francisco$100,000221B-$100,000$100,0000.06
Thomas Francisco$100,000221B-$100,000$100,0000.06
Andrew Marrero$100,00021P-$100,000$100,0000.06
Trent Baker$75,00022P-$75,000$75,0000.04
Alex Cornwell$50,00022P-$50,000$50,0000.03
Keithan Aaron Mc Keithan$50,00021C-$50,000$50,0000.03
Alfredo Ruiz$50,00021P-$50,000$50,0000.03
Osvaldo Tovalin$50,000213B-$50,000$50,0000.03
Mike Antico$20,00023OF-$20,000$20,0000.01

Totals:

Payroll TypeBasic SalarySigning BonusIncentivesTotalTotal Adjusted Salary
Payroll$133,848,100$4,166,666$25,000$138,039,766$115,421,827
Reserve Money$33,849,200$1,200,000-$35,049,200$34,674,950
Salary$14,696,123$2,000,000-$16,696,123$16,696,123
Minor Salary$6,890,400--$6,890,400$1,796,075
Payroll$189,283,823$7,366,666$25,000$196,675,489$168,588,975

Competitive Balance Tax:

Payroll TypeTotal
Competitive Balance Tax Threshold$210,000,000
Total AAV/Payroll$165,647,241
Estimated Player Benefits$15,500,000
Estimated Minor League Contracts$2,500,000
Proj. Comp. Balance Payroll$183,647,241
Comp. Balance Tax Space$26,352,759

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