Baker Mayfield

Quarterback

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $7,427,950
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 3.02%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $1,965,590
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 1.01%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.26
  • Total Contract Value: $32,682,980
  • Annual Contract Value: $8,170,745
  • Position Ranking: 21/119 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $32,682,980
  • Age: 24
  • 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

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201823$480,000$5,462,360$0$480,000$5,942,3603.4%
201924$570,000$5,462,360$1,395,590$1,965,590$7,427,9503.9%
202025$660,000$5,462,360$2,791,180$3,451,180$8,913,5404.5%
202126$750,000$5,462,360$4,186,770$4,936,770$10,399,130--
Total$2,460,000$21,849,440$8,373,540$10,833,540$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

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BrownsDraftedActive20184$32,682,980$8,170,745$32,682,980$22,329,44068.3%$22,329,440
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Browns1$22,329,440$22,329,440$5,942,3600.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Browns$480,000$5,462,360$0$480,000$5,942,3603.4%$22,329,440
2019Browns$570,000$5,462,360$1,395,590$1,965,590$7,427,9503.9%$1,965,590
2020Browns$660,000$5,462,360$2,791,180$3,451,180$8,913,5404.5%$3,451,180
2021Browns$750,000$5,462,360$4,186,770$4,936,770$10,399,130--$4,936,770
Total$2,460,000$21,849,440$8,373,540$10,833,540$32,682,980$32,682,980

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20181483.1%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