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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$ 67.6$ 64.3$ 69.6
    Atlanta Braves$ 66.7$ 83.1$ 86.7
    Baltimore Orioles$ 66.4$ 74.8$ 72.1
    Boston Red Sox$ 107.3$ 133.8$ 127.1
    Chicago Cubs$ 64.4$ 100.1$ 93.2
    Chicago White Sox$ 71.7$ 97.7$ 86.1
    Cincinnati Reds$ 74.3$ 73.1$ 66.2
    Cleveland Indians$ 55.0$ 63.2$ 61.7
    Colorado Rockies$ 57.1$ 66.1$ 64.7
    Detroit Tigers$ 103.8$ 110.2$ 91.5
    Houston Astros$ 23.0$ 66.5$ 67.5
    Kansas City Royals$ 57.5$ 58.5$ 52.8
    Los Angeles Angels$ 99.3$ 114.2$ 101.9
    Los Angeles Dodgers$ 150.5$ 117.2$ 110.5
    Miami Marlins$ 29.1$ 42.2$ 43.4
    Milwaukee Brewers$ 64.9$ 74.9$ 63.5
    Minnesota Twins$ 53.8$ 72.3$ 63.5
    New York Mets$ 59.3$ 102.6$ 102.0
    New York Yankees$ 144.3$ 183.4$ 174.5
    Oakland Athletics$ 50.7$ 57.7$ 54.4
    Philadelphia Phillies$ 113.2$ 121.8$ 105.1
    Pittsburgh Pirates$ 48.1$ 47.0$ 46.4
    San Diego Padres$ 53.9$ 54.6$ 52.9
    San Francisco Giants$ 98.8$ 93.4$ 88.7
    Seattle Mariners$ 58.8$ 89.0$ 86.7
    St. Louis Cardinals$ 75.9$ 89.3$ 87.0
    Tampa Bay Rays$ 44.7$ 47.8$ 43.2
    Texas Rangers$ 87.7$ 80.4$ 80.8
    Toronto Blue Jays$ 83.6$ 78.4$ 72.3
    Washington Nationals$ 82.4$ 66.9$ 59.0


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