Alex Smith

Quarterback

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $20,400,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 10.46%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $15,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 10.13%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.74
  • Total Contract Value: $94,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $23,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 0/25 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $55,000,000
  • Age: 34
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 217
  • College: Utah
  • Accrued Seasons: 17
  • Entry: 2005 Draft, Round 1, #1 overall (49ers)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Alex Smith was traded to the Redskins on March 14, 2018. Smith signed a four year contract extension with the Redskins on March 16, 2018 worth $94 million in new money. Per Albert Breer, Smith will receive a $27 million signing bonus and $55 million is guaranteed at signing. If on the roster on the 5th day of the 2019 league year, Smith's 2020 $16 million salary will also become fully guaranteed.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 34 $13,000,000 $13,000,000 $5,400,000 $0 $0 $0 $18,400,000 10.4%
2019 35 $15,000,000 $15,000,000 $5,400,000 $0 $0 $0 $20,400,000 10.7%
2020 36 $16,000,000 $5,400,000 $0 $0 $0 $21,400,000 10.7%
2021 37 $18,750,000 $5,400,000 $0 $250,000 $0 $24,400,000 --
2022 38 $20,750,000 $5,400,000 $0 $250,000 $0 $26,400,000 --
Total $83,500,000 $27,000,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $111,000,000
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Career Earnings: $187,000,000
Career APY: $13,357,143
Potential Earnings: $258,000,000
Total Guarantees: $124,000,000
Largest Cash Payment: $40,000,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $26,400,000 (2022)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
49ers Drafted Renegotiated 2005 6 $49,500,000 $8,250,000 $24,000,000 $49,500,000 100.0% $8,250,000
49ers Other Expired 2009 2 $6,500,000 $3,250,000 $4,000,000 $7,500,000 115.4% $3,750,000
49ers UFA Expired 2011 1 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $6,500,000 162.5% $6,500,000
Chiefs UFA Renegotiated 2012 3 $24,000,000 $8,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 37.5% $9,000,000
49ers UFA Traded 2012 3 $24,000,000 $8,000,000 $9,000,000 $8,000,000 33.3% $8,000,000
Chiefs Extension Traded 2014 4 $68,000,000 $17,000,000 $19,000,000 $58,500,000 86.0% $14,625,000
Redskins UFA Active 2018 4 $94,000,000 $23,500,000 $55,000,000 $40,000,000 42.6% $40,000,000
$0 $0 $0 $8,000,000 0.0% $8,000,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
49ers 10 $71,500,000 $7,150,000 $76,052,930 0.0% $0 0.0%
Chiefs 5 $67,500,000 $13,500,000 $63,400,000 0.0% $3,600,000 0.0%
Redskins 1 $40,000,000 $40,000,000 $18,400,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
1 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $9,250,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2005 49ers $500,000 $2,500,000 $200,000 $2,000,000 $0 $0 $2,700,000 3.2% $3,500,000
2006 49ers $1,050,000 $1,050,000 $1,860,000 $0 $0 $0 $2,910,000 2.9% $9,350,000
2007 49ers $1,675,000 $1,675,000 $1,860,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,535,000 3.2% $1,675,000
2008 49ers $2,300,000 $2,300,000 $7,616,262 $0 $0 $0 $9,916,262 8.5% $10,300,000
2009 49ers $9,625,000 $2,666,666 $0 $0 $0 $12,291,666 10.0% $9,625,000
2009 49ers $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $3,666,666 $0 $0 $0 $5,666,666 4.6% $4,000,000
2010 49ers $15,050,000 $2,666,668 $0 $0 $0 $17,716,668 -- $15,050,000
2010 49ers $3,000,000 $500,000 $3,666,668 $0 $0 $500,000 $7,166,668 -- $3,500,000
2011 49ers $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $900,000 $4,900,000 4.1% $6,500,000
2012 49ers $5,000,000 $8,000,000 $0 $3,000,000 $0 $1,250,000 $9,250,000 7.7% $8,000,000
2012 Chiefs $5,000,000 $0 $3,000,000 $0 $1,250,000 $9,250,000 7.7% $8,000,000
2013 Chiefs $7,500,000 $1,000,000 $0 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $8,500,000 6.9% $9,000,000
2014 Chiefs $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $3,600,000 $0 $0 $0 $4,600,000 3.5% $19,000,000
2015 Chiefs $11,900,000 $11,900,000 $3,600,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $15,600,000 10.9% $12,000,000
2016 Chiefs $14,100,000 $14,100,000 $3,600,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $17,800,000 11.5% $14,200,000
2017 Chiefs $10,800,000 $3,600,000 $2,000,000 $500,000 $0 $16,900,000 10.1% $13,300,000
2018 Redskins $13,000,000 $13,000,000 $5,400,000 $0 $0 $0 $18,400,000 10.4% $40,000,000
2019 Redskins $15,000,000 $15,000,000 $5,400,000 $0 $0 $0 $20,400,000 10.7% $15,000,000
2020 Redskins $16,000,000 $5,400,000 $0 $0 $0 $21,400,000 10.7% $16,000,000
2021 Redskins $18,750,000 $5,400,000 $0 $250,000 $0 $24,400,000 -- $19,000,000
2022 Redskins $20,750,000 $5,400,000 $0 $250,000 $0 $26,400,000 -- $21,000,000
Total $178,000,000 $65,602,930 $11,000,000 $1,200,000 $3,900,000 $259,702,930   $258,000,000
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Chiefs 2018 $3,600,000 $0
Total$3,600,000$0

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Passing Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special Comp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRating AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2011 16 126.5% 0.0%273/44561.3%31441754490.7521793.4272
2012 13 51.9% 8.1%153/21870.2%173713524104.1311324.3041
2013 15 90.6% 0.0%308/50860.6%33132373989.1764315.7173
2014 15 93.3% 0.0%303/46465.3%32651864593.4492545.2141
2015 16 98.7% 0.0%307/47065.3%34862074595.4844985.9240
2016 15 89.4% 0.0%328/48967.1%35021582891.2481342.8574
2017 15 93.5% 0.0%341/50567.5%404226535104.7603555.9121
2018 10 63.8% 0.0%205/32862.5%21801052285.7411684.1161

Financial Reports

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