Alex Smith

Quarterback

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $18,400,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 10.29%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $40,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 20.50%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.17
  • Total Contract Value: $94,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $23,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 0/57 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $55,000,000
  • Age: 34
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 217
  • College: Utah
  • Accrued Seasons: 16
  • 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

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201834$13,000,000 $13,000,000$5,400,000$0$0$0$18,400,00010.4%
201935$15,000,000 $15,000,000$5,400,000$0$0$0$20,400,00010.7%
202036$16,000,000$5,400,000$0$0$0$21,400,00010.7%
202137$18,750,000$5,400,000$0$250,000$0$24,400,000--
202238$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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Contract History

Career Earnings: $174,000,000
Years: 13
Career APY: $13,384,615
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
49ersDraftedRenegotiated20056$49,500,000$8,250,000$49,500,000100.0%$8,250,000
49ersOtherExpired20092$6,500,000$3,250,000$7,500,000115.4%$3,750,000
49ersUFAExpired20111$4,000,000$4,000,000$6,500,000162.5%$6,500,000
ChiefsUFARenegotiated20123$24,000,000$8,000,000$9,000,00037.5%$9,000,000
49ersUFATraded20123$24,000,000$8,000,000$8,000,00033.3%$8,000,000
ChiefsExtensionTraded20144$68,000,000$17,000,000$58,500,00086.0%$14,625,000
RedskinsUFAActive20184$94,000,000$23,500,000$27,000,00028.7%$0
$0$0$8,000,0000.0%$8,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
49ers10$71,500,000$7,150,000$76,052,9300.0%$00.0%
Chiefs5$67,500,000$13,500,000$63,400,0000.0%$3,600,0000.0%
Redskins0$27,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%
1$8,000,000$8,000,000$9,250,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
200549ers$500,000 $2,500,000$200,000$2,000,000$0$0$2,700,0003.2%
200649ers$1,050,000 $1,050,000$1,860,000$0$0$0$2,910,0002.9%
200749ers$1,675,000 $1,675,000$1,860,000$0$0$0$3,535,0003.2%
200849ers$2,300,000 $2,300,000$7,616,262$0$0$0$9,916,2628.5%
200949ers$9,625,000$2,666,666$0$0$0$12,291,66610.0%
200949ers$2,000,000 $2,000,000$3,666,666$0$0$0$5,666,6664.6%
201049ers$15,050,000$2,666,668$0$0$0$17,716,668--
201049ers$3,000,000 $500,000$3,666,668$0$0$500,000$7,166,668--
201149ers$4,000,000 $4,000,000$0$0$0$900,000$4,900,0004.1%
201249ers$5,000,000 $8,000,000$0$3,000,000$0$1,250,000$9,250,0007.7%
2012Chiefs$5,000,000$0$3,000,000$0$1,250,000$9,250,0007.7%
2013Chiefs$7,500,000 $1,000,000$0$1,000,000$0$0$8,500,0006.9%
2014Chiefs$1,000,000 $1,000,000$3,600,000$0$0$0$4,600,0003.5%
2015Chiefs$11,900,000 $11,900,000$3,600,000$0$100,000$0$15,600,00010.9%
2016Chiefs$14,100,000 $14,100,000$3,600,000$0$100,000$0$17,800,00011.5%
2017Chiefs$10,800,000$3,600,000$2,000,000$500,000$0$16,900,00010.1%
2018Redskins$13,000,000 $13,000,000$5,400,000$0$0$0$18,400,00010.4%
2019Redskins$15,000,000 $15,000,000$5,400,000$0$0$0$20,400,00010.7%
2020Redskins$16,000,000$5,400,000$0$0$0$21,400,00010.7%
2021Redskins$18,750,000$5,400,000$0$250,000$0$24,400,000--
2022Redskins$20,750,000$5,400,000$0$250,000$0$26,400,000--
Total$178,000,000$65,602,930$11,000,000$1,200,000$3,900,000$259,702,930 
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Chiefs2018$3,600,000$0
Total$3,600,000$0

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20141593.3%0.0%303/46465.3%32651864593.4492545.2141
20151698.7%0.0%307/47065.3%34862074595.4844985.9240
20161589.4%0.0%328/48967.1%35021582891.2481342.8574
20171593.5%0.0%341/50567.5%404226535104.7603555.9121

Financial Reports

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