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: 33.39%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 3.20
  • Total Contract Value: $134,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $33,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 0/40 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $78,700,000
  • Age: 34
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 225
  • College: California
  • Accrued Seasons: 13
  • 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

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201835$1,100,000 $7,800,000$11,500,000$7,800,000$500,000$0$20,900,00011.8%
201936$1,100,000 $13,400,000$11,500,000$13,400,000$500,000$0$26,500,00013.9%
202037$1,100,000$11,500,000$19,500,000$500,000$0$32,600,00016.3%
202138$14,700,000$11,500,000$6,800,000$500,000$0$33,500,000--
202239$25,000,000$11,500,000$0$500,000$0$37,000,000--
202340$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: $196,377,500
Career APY: $15,105,962
Potential Earnings: $314,877,500
Total Guarantees: $136,797,500
Largest Cash Payment: $66,900,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $37,000,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PackersDraftedRenegotiated20055$7,655,000$1,531,000$6,215,00081.2%$2,071,667
PackersExtensionRenegotiated20085$63,520,000$12,704,000$44,250,00069.7%$8,850,000
PackersExtensionRenegotiated20135$110,000,000$22,000,000$88,412,50080.4%$17,682,500
PackersExtensionActive20184$134,000,000$33,500,000$57,500,00042.9%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Packers13$196,377,500$15,105,962$137,815,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2005Packers$230,000 $620,000$300,000$620,000$0$0$1,150,0001.3%$2,350,000
2006Packers$350,000$1,052,500$0$0$0$1,402,5001.4%$3,360,000
2007Packers$505,000$1,052,500$0$0$0$1,557,5001.4%$505,000
2008Packers$12,900,000$1,052,500$0$0$0$13,952,50012.0%$12,900,000
2009Packers$680,000$1,052,500$7,420,000$500,000$0$9,652,5007.8%$8,600,000
2010Packers$6,000,000$0$0$500,000$0$6,500,000--$6,500,000
2011Packers$7,250,000$0$0$500,000$0$7,750,0006.5%$7,750,000
2012Packers$8,000,000$0$0$500,000$0$8,500,0007.0%$8,500,000
2013Packers$4,500,000 $4,500,000$7,000,000$0$500,000$0$12,000,0009.8%$40,000,000
2014Packers$900,000 $9,500,000$6,650,000$9,500,000$500,000$0$17,550,00013.2%$10,900,000
2015Packers$1,000,000 $9,500,000$6,650,000$10,100,000$500,000$0$18,250,00012.7%$11,600,000
2016Packers$11,500,000$6,650,000$600,000$500,000$0$19,250,00012.4%$12,600,000
2017Packers$12,550,000$6,650,000$600,000$500,000$0$20,300,00012.2%$13,312,500
2018Packers$1,100,000 $7,800,000$11,500,000$7,800,000$500,000$0$20,900,00011.8%$66,900,000
2019Packers$1,100,000 $13,400,000$11,500,000$13,400,000$500,000$0$26,500,00013.9%$15,000,000
2020Packers$1,100,000$11,500,000$19,500,000$500,000$0$32,600,00016.3%$21,100,000
2021Packers$14,700,000$11,500,000$6,800,000$500,000$0$33,500,000--$22,000,000
2022Packers$25,000,000$11,500,000$0$500,000$0$37,000,000--$25,500,000
2023Packers$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

YearGames PlayedSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20111588.8%0.0%343/50268.3%464345636122.5602574.3340
20121697.1%0.0%371/55267.2%429539851108.0542594.8254
2013951.9%0.0%193/29066.6%253617621104.9301204.0040
20141693.6%0.0%341/52065.6%438138528112.2432696.32102
20151699.1%0.0%347/57260.7%38213184692.7583445.9184
20161698.0%0.0%401/61065.7%442840735104.2673695.5484
2017739.9%0.0%154/23864.7%16751662297.2241265.3011
20181097.9%0.0%238/38561.8%307319130102.2291485.1063

Financial Reports

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