2011 Baseball Payrolls-List

Updated: March 31, 2011, 7:02 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Payrolls and average salaries for the opening day rosters of the 30 major league teams. Figures were obtained by The Associated Press from management and player sources and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing bonuses. In some cases, parts of salaries deferred without interest are discounted to reflect present-day values.

Team Payroll Average

N.Y. Yankees $201,689,030 $6,722,968

Philadelphia 172,976,381 5,765,879

Boston 161,407,476 5,978,055

Los Angeles Angels 138,998,524 4,483,823

Chicago White Sox 129,285,539 4,788,353

Chicago Cubs 125,480,664 5,228,361

New York Mets 120,147,310 4,290,975

San Francisco 118,216,333 4,378,383

Minnesota 112,737,000 4,509,480

Detroit 105,705,232 3,915,009

St. Louis 105,433,572 3,904,947

Los Angeles Dodgers 103,788,990 3,459,633

Texas 92,299,265 3,182,733

Colorado 87,998,071 3,384,541

Atlanta 87,003,192 3,346,277

Seattle 86,424,600 2,880,820

Milwaukee 85,497,333 2,849,911

Baltimore 85,304,038 3,280,925

Cincinnati 76,181,365 2,539,379

Houston 70,694,000 2,437,724

Oakland 66,536,500 2,376,304

Washington 63,681,929 2,195,929

Toronto 62,517,800 2,016,703

Florida 56,944,000 2,190,154

Arizona 53,639,833 1,986,660

Cleveland 49,188,867 1,639,629

Pittsburgh 46,047,000 1,534,900

San Diego 45,869,140 1,479,650

Tampa Bay 41,932,171 1,612,776

Kansas City 36,126,400 1,338,015


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