AJ McCarron Contract Details, Salary Cap Charges, Bonus Money, and Contract History | Over The Cap

AJ McCarron

Quarterback

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $3,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.59%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $5,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 3.11%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.67
  • Total Contract Value: $8,100,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,050,000
  • Position Ranking: 9/57 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,900,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 220
  • College: Alabama
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 5, #164 overall (Bengals)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

AJ McCarron signed a two year, $8.1 million contract with the Bills on March 15, 2018. McCarron received $6 million in guarantees, $4.9 million of which is guaranteed at signing. The signing bonus is $4 million. If McCarron is on the roster on the 5th day of the 2019 league year, $1.1 million of his base salary will become fully guaranteed. Another $7 million in incentives can bump the value of the contract to $15.1 million.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201828$900,000 $900,000$2,000,000$0$100,000$0$3,000,0001.7%
201929$3,000,000$2,000,000$0$100,000$0$5,100,0002.7%
Total$3,900,000$4,000,000$0$200,000$0$8,100,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $6,305,299
Years: 4
Career APY: $1,576,325
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BengalsDraftedExpired20144$2,401,652$600,413$2,305,29996.0%$576,325
BillsUFAActive20182$8,100,000$4,050,000$4,000,00049.4%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bengals4$2,305,299$576,325$2,305,2990.0%$00.0%
Bills0$4,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2014Bengals$420,000$45,413$0$0$0$369,0600.3%
2015Bengals$510,000$45,413$0$0$0$555,4130.4%
2016Bengals$600,000$45,413$0$0$0$645,4130.4%
2017Bengals$690,000$45,413$0$0$0$735,4130.4%
2018Bills$900,000 $900,000$2,000,000$0$100,000$0$3,000,0001.7%
2019Bills$3,000,000$2,000,000$0$100,000$0$5,100,0002.7%
Total$6,120,000$4,181,652$0$200,000$0$10,405,299 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2015724.4%0.0%79/11966.4%854621297.114312.2011
201610.2%0.0%0/00.0%00000.0000.0000
201732.7%0.0%7/1450%6600163.4000.0000

Financial Reports

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