2012 Final Baseball Payrolls

Updated: December 15, 2012, 12:06 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Final 2012 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 $223,302,212

Philadelphia 169,728,180

Boston 168,614,614

L.A. Angels 160,146,581

Detroit 140,701,213

San Francisco 138,149,994

Texas 134,283,218

L.A. Dodgers 129,080,186

St. Louis 115,449,953

Chicago Cubs 107,708,021

N.Y. Mets 103,710,802

Chicago White Sox 101,763,212

Minnesota 101,165,992

Milwaukee 99,931,760

Atlanta 97,254,832

Washington 96,704,070

Toronto 92,133,335

Miami 89,875,132

Baltimore 89,060,253

Cincinnati 88,106,393

Seattle 84,450,157

Colorado 84,194,072

Arizona 77,162,625

Tampa Bay 70,425,489

Cleveland 69,172,878

Kansas City 68,609,031

Houston 63,941,672

San Diego 62,878,686

Pittsburgh 61,300,313

Oakland 59,493,290

Total 3,148,498,166

Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press

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