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Baseball Payrolls History

+ by Team and Year
  • Salaries are listed below in millions of dollars.
  • Major League Baseball Payrolls are available since 1985.
  • Years Columns are sortable.
  • Team2014201320123-yr Avg201120102009200820072006200510-yr Avg2004200320022001200015-yr AvgOther Years
    Arizona Diamondbacks$ 92.4$ 70.5$ 74.8
    Atlanta Braves$ 94.5$ 91.8$ 92.2
    Baltimore Orioles$ 93.5$ 82.2$ 77.7
    Boston Red Sox$ 165.0$ 146.1$ 132.5
    Chicago Cubs$ 93.8$ 108.8$ 97.4
    Chicago White Sox$ 104.0$ 105.2$ 88.1
    Cincinnati Reds$ 101.7$ 79.2$ 69.1
    Cleveland Indians$ 81.2$ 67.4$ 66.8
    Colorado Rockies$ 83.1$ 70.9$ 68.9
    Detroit Tigers$ 147.9$ 117.1$ 95.6
    Houston Astros$ 43.2$ 74.2$ 70.9
    Kansas City Royals$ 77.8$ 62.2$ 54.4
    Los Angeles Angels$ 150.8$ 123.9$ 105.6
    Los Angeles Dodgers$ 182.2$ 125.5$ 116.6
    Miami Marlins$ 68.4$ 48.2$ 44.7
    Milwaukee Brewers$ 97.5$ 78.9$ 65.9
    Minnesota Twins$ 85.1$ 77.9$ 64.5
    New York Mets$ 90.4$ 112.8$ 107.3
    New York Yankees$ 210.3$ 204.3$ 180.7
    Oakland Athletics$ 69.1$ 63.3$ 56.6
    Philadelphia Phillies$ 171.4$ 131.4$ 108.3
    Pittsburgh Pirates$ 69.3$ 50.9$ 48.4
    San Diego Padres$ 72.3$ 60.9$ 56.5
    San Francisco Giants$ 126.1$ 102.4$ 92.3
    Seattle Mariners$ 98.0$ 97.8$ 90.7
    St. Louis Cardinals$ 112.7$ 98.6$ 91.3
    Tampa Bay Rays$ 66.1$ 50.8$ 47.5
    Texas Rangers$ 127.9$ 86.0$ 85.6
    Toronto Blue Jays$ 108.8$ 83.0$ 75.4
    Washington Nationals$ 109.5$ 71.8$ 61.2


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