Baker Mayfield

Quarterback

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $5,942,360
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 2.47%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $22,329,440
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 11.12%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 3.76
  • Total Contract Value: $32,682,980
  • Annual Contract Value: $8,170,745
  • Position Ranking: 2/31 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $32,682,980
  • Age: 23
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 215
  • College: Oklahoma
  • Accrued Seasons: 1
  • Entry: 2018 Draft, Round 1, #1 overall (Browns)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2022, pending fifth year option (UFA)

Contract Notes

Baker Mayfield, the 1st overall pick of the 2018 NFL draft, signed a four year contract with the Browns on July 24, 2018.  The deal is worth $32,682,980 and includes a $21,849,440 signing bonus. The entire contract is guaranteed at signing. Mayfield will earn guaranteed roster bonuses at the start of training camp from 2019 through 2021.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 23 $480,000 $480,000 $5,462,360 $0 $0 $0 $5,942,360 3.4%
2019 24 $570,000 $1,965,590 $5,462,360 $1,395,590 $0 $0 $7,427,950 3.9%
2020 25 $660,000 $3,451,180 $5,462,360 $2,791,180 $0 $0 $8,913,540 4.5%
2021 26 $750,000 $4,936,770 $5,462,360 $4,186,770 $0 $0 $10,399,130 --
Total $2,460,000 $21,849,440 $8,373,540 $0 $0 $32,682,980
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Career Earnings: $22,329,440
Career APY: $22,329,440
Potential Earnings: $32,682,980
Total Guarantees: $32,682,980
Largest Cash Payment: $22,329,440 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $10,399,130 (2021)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Browns Drafted Active 2018 4 $32,682,980 $8,170,745 $32,682,980 $22,329,440 68.3% $22,329,440
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Browns 1 $22,329,440 $22,329,440 $5,942,360 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 Browns $480,000 $480,000 $5,462,360 $0 $0 $0 $5,942,360 3.4% $22,329,440
2019 Browns $570,000 $1,965,590 $5,462,360 $1,395,590 $0 $0 $7,427,950 3.9% $1,965,590
2020 Browns $660,000 $3,451,180 $5,462,360 $2,791,180 $0 $0 $8,913,540 4.5% $3,451,180
2021 Browns $750,000 $4,936,770 $5,462,360 $4,186,770 $0 $0 $10,399,130 -- $4,936,770
Total $2,460,000 $21,849,440 $8,373,540 $0 $0 $32,682,980   $32,682,980

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Passing Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special Comp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRating AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2018 14 83.1% 0.0%310/48663.8%372527142593.7391313.4073

Financial Reports

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