Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback

  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $21,642,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cap: 10.49%
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $7,290,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cash Spending: 5.47%
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.34
  • Total Contract Value: $134,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $33,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 4/118 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $78,700,000
  • Age: 36
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 225
  • College: California
  • Accrued Seasons: 15
  • Entry: 2005 Draft, Round 1, #24 overall (Packers)
  • Year Signed: 2018 (Extension)
  • Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $25,150,000

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.

Rodgers restructured his contract on December 26, 2019. Per ESPN Rodgers converted $14.26 million of a 2020 roster bonus into a signing bonus in 2019. The move increased Rodgers 2019 salary cap charge by $2.852 million and decreased his cap charge by $11.408 million in 2020.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201835$1,100,000$11,500,000$7,800,000$500,000$7,800,000$20,900,00011.8%
2019 📝
February 6: $19.5 million 2020 roster bonus becomes fully guaranteed
36$1,100,000$14,352,000$13,400,000$500,000$13,400,000$29,352,00015.6%
2020 📝
March 20: $5.24M guaranteed roster bonus due
37$1,550,000$14,352,000$5,240,000$500,000$5,240,000$21,642,00010.8%
2021 📝
March 15: $6.8M 3rd day of league year roster bonus due
38$14,700,000$14,352,000$6,800,000$500,000$0$36,352,000--
202239$25,000,000$14,352,000$0$500,000$0$39,852,000--
202340$25,000,000$2,852,000$0$500,000$0$28,352,000--
Total$68,450,000$71,760,000$33,240,000$3,000,000$26,440,000$176,450,000
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Career Earnings: $235,037,500
Career APY: $15,669,167
Potential Earnings: $315,327,500
Total Guarantees: $156,777,500
Largest Cash Payment: $66,900,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $39,852,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PackersDraftedRenegotiated20055$7,655,000$1,531,000$4,077,500$6,215,00081.2%$2,071,667
PackersExtensionRenegotiated20085$63,520,000$12,704,000$20,000,000$44,250,00069.7%$8,850,000
PackersExtensionRenegotiated20135$110,000,000$22,000,000$54,000,000$88,412,50080.4%$17,682,500
PackersExtensionActive20184$134,000,000$33,500,000$78,700,000$96,160,00071.8%$48,080,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Packers15$235,037,500$15,669,167$188,067,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2005Packers$230,000$300,000$620,000$0$0$620,000$1,150,0001.3%$2,350,000
2006Packers$350,000$1,052,500$0$0$0$0$1,402,5001.4%$3,360,000
2007Packers$505,000$1,052,500$0$0$0$0$1,557,5001.4%$505,000
2008Packers$12,900,000$1,052,500$0$0$0$0$13,952,50012.0%$12,900,000
2009Packers$680,000$1,052,500$7,420,000$0$500,000$0$9,652,5007.8%$8,600,000
2010Packers$6,000,000$0$0$0$500,000$0$6,500,000--$6,500,000
2011Packers$7,250,000$0$0$0$500,000$0$7,750,0006.4%$7,750,000
2012Packers$8,000,000$0$0$0$500,000$0$8,500,0007.0%$8,500,000
2013Packers$4,500,000$7,000,000$0$0$500,000$4,500,000$12,000,0009.8%$40,000,000
2014Packers$900,000$6,650,000$9,500,000$0$500,000$9,500,000$17,550,00013.2%$10,900,000
2015Packers$1,000,000$6,650,000$9,500,000$600,000$500,000$9,500,000$18,250,00012.7%$11,600,000
2016Packers$11,500,000$6,650,000$0$600,000$500,000$0$19,250,00012.4%$12,600,000
2017Packers$12,550,000$6,650,000$0$600,000$500,000$0$20,300,00012.2%$13,312,500
2018Packers$1,100,000$11,500,000$7,800,000$0$500,000$7,800,000$20,900,00011.8%$66,900,000
2019Packers$1,100,000$14,352,000$13,400,000$0$500,000$13,400,000$29,352,00015.6%$29,260,000
2020Packers$1,550,000$14,352,000$5,240,000$0$500,000$5,240,000$21,642,00010.8%$7,290,000
2021Packers$14,700,000$14,352,000$6,800,000$0$500,000$0$36,352,000--$22,000,000
2022Packers$25,000,000$14,352,000$0$0$500,000$0$39,852,000--$25,500,000
2023Packers$25,000,000$2,852,000$0$0$500,000$0$28,352,000--$25,500,000
Total$134,815,000$109,870,000$60,280,000$1,800,000$7,500,000$50,560,000$314,265,000$315,327,500

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201115----88.8%0.0%343/50268.3%464345636122.5602574.3340
201216----97.1%0.0%371/55267.2%429539851108.0542594.8254
201397051.9%0.0%193/29066.6%253617621104.9301204.0040
2014160093.6%0.0%341/52065.6%438138528112.2432696.32102
2015160099.1%0.0%347/57260.7%38213184692.7583445.9184
2016160098.0%0.0%401/61065.7%442840735104.2673695.5484
201779039.9%0.0%154/23864.7%16751662297.2241265.3011
2018160094.2%0.2%372/59762.3%44422524997.6432696.3263
2019160098.0%0.0%353/56962%40022643695.4461834.0144

Valuation Diamond

The diamond is a scatterplot graph that visualizes the relation of the player's APY (in green) and performance (in blue, as measured by OTC's Valuations) to the rest of the league at his position. To understand how to read the diamond, read this explainer.

OTC ValuationAPY
Regular$25,150,000$33,500,000
Injury Adjusted$25,150,000$33,500,000
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OTC Valuation $4.9M $9.7M $14.6M $19.5M $24.4M APY $5.8M $11.7M $17.5M $23.3M $29.2M $20,316,000 $21,000,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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