Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $20,900,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 11.31%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $66,900,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 33.58%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 3.20
  • Total Contract Value: $134,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $33,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 0/32 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $78,700,000
  • Age: 35
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 225
  • College: California
  • Accrued Seasons: 14
  • Entry: 2005 Draft, Round 1, #24 overall (Packers)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Aaron Rodgers signed a four year, $134 million contract extension with  the Packers on August 29, 2018. The contract has $98.2 million in guarantees including a $57.5M signing bonus. $78.7 million is fully guaranteed at signing. The contract particulars come from Joel Corry of CBS Sports who was the first with a full breakdown of the contract. Per Corry, Rodgers has roster bonuses in each of the first four years of the contract. The first two years of roster bonuses are fully guaranteed. The $19.5 million in 2020 is virtually guaranteed at signing and officially becomes fully guaranteed on the 3rd day of the waiver period in 2019.  His 2022 roster bonus is due on the 3rd day of the league year.  There are $4 million in incentives which are tied to playtime, performance and team success. Rodgers salary cap charge in 2018 increased by $337,500 and his cap charge in 2019 by $5.4 million as part of the extension.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 35 $1,100,000 $7,800,000 $11,500,000 $7,800,000 $500,000 $0 $20,900,000 11.8%
2019 36 $1,100,000 $13,400,000 $11,500,000 $13,400,000 $500,000 $0 $26,500,000 13.9%
2020 37 $1,100,000 $11,500,000 $19,500,000 $500,000 $0 $32,600,000 16.3%
2021 38 $14,700,000 $11,500,000 $6,800,000 $500,000 $0 $33,500,000 --
2022 39 $25,000,000 $11,500,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $37,000,000 --
2023 40 $25,000,000 $0 $0 $500,000 $0 $25,500,000 --
Total $68,000,000 $57,500,000 $47,500,000 $3,000,000 $0 $176,000,000
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Career Earnings: $205,777,500
Career APY: $14,698,393
Potential Earnings: $314,877,500
Total Guarantees: $156,777,500
Largest Cash Payment: $66,900,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $37,000,000 (2022)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Packers Drafted Renegotiated 2005 5 $7,655,000 $1,531,000 $4,077,500 $6,215,000 81.2% $2,071,667
Packers Extension Renegotiated 2008 5 $63,520,000 $12,704,000 $20,000,000 $44,250,000 69.7% $8,850,000
Packers Extension Renegotiated 2013 5 $110,000,000 $22,000,000 $54,000,000 $88,412,500 80.4% $17,682,500
Packers Extension Active 2018 4 $134,000,000 $33,500,000 $78,700,000 $66,900,000 49.9% $66,900,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Packers 14 $205,777,500 $14,698,393 $158,715,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2005 Packers $230,000 $620,000 $300,000 $620,000 $0 $0 $1,150,000 1.3% $2,350,000
2006 Packers $350,000 $1,052,500 $0 $0 $0 $1,402,500 1.4% $3,360,000
2007 Packers $505,000 $1,052,500 $0 $0 $0 $1,557,500 1.4% $505,000
2008 Packers $12,900,000 $1,052,500 $0 $0 $0 $13,952,500 12.0% $12,900,000
2009 Packers $680,000 $1,052,500 $7,420,000 $500,000 $0 $9,652,500 7.8% $8,600,000
2010 Packers $6,000,000 $0 $0 $500,000 $0 $6,500,000 -- $6,500,000
2011 Packers $7,250,000 $0 $0 $500,000 $0 $7,750,000 6.5% $7,750,000
2012 Packers $8,000,000 $0 $0 $500,000 $0 $8,500,000 7.0% $8,500,000
2013 Packers $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $7,000,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $12,000,000 9.8% $40,000,000
2014 Packers $900,000 $9,500,000 $6,650,000 $9,500,000 $500,000 $0 $17,550,000 13.2% $10,900,000
2015 Packers $1,000,000 $9,500,000 $6,650,000 $10,100,000 $500,000 $0 $18,250,000 12.7% $11,600,000
2016 Packers $11,500,000 $6,650,000 $600,000 $500,000 $0 $19,250,000 12.4% $12,600,000
2017 Packers $12,550,000 $6,650,000 $600,000 $500,000 $0 $20,300,000 12.2% $13,312,500
2018 Packers $1,100,000 $7,800,000 $11,500,000 $7,800,000 $500,000 $0 $20,900,000 11.8% $66,900,000
2019 Packers $1,100,000 $13,400,000 $11,500,000 $13,400,000 $500,000 $0 $26,500,000 13.9% $15,000,000
2020 Packers $1,100,000 $11,500,000 $19,500,000 $500,000 $0 $32,600,000 16.3% $21,100,000
2021 Packers $14,700,000 $11,500,000 $6,800,000 $500,000 $0 $33,500,000 -- $22,000,000
2022 Packers $25,000,000 $11,500,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $37,000,000 -- $25,500,000
2023 Packers $25,000,000 $0 $0 $500,000 $0 $25,500,000 -- $25,500,000
Total $134,365,000 $95,610,000 $76,340,000 $7,500,000 $0 $313,815,000   $314,877,500

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Passing Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special Comp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRating AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2011 15 88.8% 0.0%343/50268.3%464345636122.5602574.3340
2012 16 97.1% 0.0%371/55267.2%429539851108.0542594.8254
2013 9 51.9% 0.0%193/29066.6%253617621104.9301204.0040
2014 16 93.6% 0.0%341/52065.6%438138528112.2432696.32102
2015 16 99.1% 0.0%347/57260.7%38213184692.7583445.9184
2016 16 98.0% 0.0%401/61065.7%442840735104.2673695.5484
2017 7 39.9% 0.0%154/23864.7%16751662297.2241265.3011
2018 16 94.2% 0.2%372/59762.3%44422524997.6432696.3263

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money (pre-June 1 cut)
Positional Comparisons to League Average