2009 Final Baseball Payrolls

Updated: December 21, 2009, 7:35 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Final 2009 payrolls for the 30 major league teams, according to information received by clubs from the commissioner's office. Figures are for 40-man rosters and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing bonuses, earned incentive bonuses, non-cash compensation, buyouts of unexercised options and cash transactions. In some cases, parts of salaries that are deferred are discounted to reflect present-day values.

N.Y. Yankees $220,024,917

New York Mets 142,229,759

Chicago Cubs 141,632,703

Boston 140,454,683

Detroit 139,429,408

Philadelphia 138,286,499

Los Angeles Dodgers 131,507,197

Los Angeles Angels 121,947,524

Houston 108,059,086

Chicago White Sox 105,287,384

St. Louis 102,678,475

Seattle 102,343,617

Atlanta 100,078,591

San Francisco 95,202,185

Milwaukee 90,006,172

Colorado 84,450,797

Toronto 84,130,513

Kansas City 81,917,563

Baltimore 79,308,066

Texas 77,208,810

Cleveland 77,192,253

Arizona 73,800,852

Minnesota 73,068,407

Cincinnati 72,693,206

Tampa Bay 71,222,532

Washington 69,321,137

Oakland 61,688,124

Pittsburgh 47,991,132

San Diego 43,210,258

Florida 37,532,482

Total 2,913,904,332


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