Carson Wentz

Quarterback

Age: 28
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $18,656,536 (8.40% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $39,383,000 (16.35% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.11
  • Contract Value: $128,000,000 ($32,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $66,470,683
  • Contract Ranking: 7/125 at QB

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2019)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201927$720,000$7,673,779$0$720,000$8,393,7794.2%
2020 📝
March 20: Base salary becomes fully guaranteed
28$1,383,000$9,273,536$8,000,000$9,383,000$18,656,5368.4%
2021 📝
March 15: $15 million of base salary becomes fully guaranteed
29$15,400,000$9,273,536$10,000,000$25,400,000$34,673,53616.1%
2022 📝
March 15: Remaining base salary becomes fully guaranteed
30$22,000,000$9,273,536$1,000$0$31,274,53613.7%
2023 📝
March 15: Roster Bonus due
31$20,000,000$9,273,536$5,000,000$0$34,273,53614.2%
2024 📝
March 15: Roster Bonus due
32$21,000,000$6,000,000$5,000,000$0$32,000,00012.5%
Total$80,503,000$50,767,923$28,001,000$35,503,000$159,271,923

Contract Notes

Carson Wentz signed a four year, $128 million extension with the Eagles on June 10, 2019. $107.9 million is guaranteed with $66.5 million fully guaranteed at signing. The base value of the contract is $111 million with numerous, easily achievable escalators increasing the value to $128 million. Wentz received a $16.367 million signing bonus and will earn a guaranteed $30 million option bonus in 2020. If the option is declined Wentz' base salary will escalate by a fully guaranteed $30 million, thus protecting the option salary. Wentz' 2019 and 2020 base salaries are guaranteed as is a $10 million 2021 roster bonus.  Wentz' 2021 salary will become fully guaranteed if he is on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2020 league year. His 2022 salary will partially vest on the 3rd day of the 2021 league year with the balance guaranteed on the 3rd day of the 2022 league year. Wentz' has roster bonuses in each of the last two seasons of the contract.
Career Earnings: $69,676,338
Career APY: $17,419,085
Potential Earnings: $177,460,338
Total Guarantees: $93,147,021
Largest Cash Payment: $39,383,000 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $34,673,536 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
EaglesDraftedRenegotiated20164$26,676,338$6,669,085$26,676,338$22,588,65584.7%$7,529,552
EaglesExtensionActive20194$128,000,000$32,000,000$66,470,683$47,087,68336.8%$47,087,683
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Eagles4$69,676,338$17,419,085$26,582,1910.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2016Eagles$450,000$4,400,243$0$450,000$4,850,2433.0%$18,050,972
2017Eagles$540,000$4,400,243$1,122,561$1,662,561$6,062,8043.4%$1,662,561
2018Eagles$630,000$4,400,243$2,245,122$2,875,122$7,275,3654.1%$2,875,122
2019Eagles$720,000$7,673,779$0$720,000$8,393,7794.2%$17,087,683
2020Eagles$1,383,000$9,273,536$8,000,000$9,383,000$18,656,5368.4%$39,383,000
2021Eagles$15,400,000$9,273,536$10,000,000$25,400,000$34,673,53616.1%$25,400,000
2022Eagles$22,000,000$9,273,536$1,000$0$31,274,53613.7%$22,001,000
2023Eagles$20,000,000$9,273,536$5,000,000$0$34,273,53614.2%$25,000,000
2024Eagles$21,000,000$6,000,000$5,000,000$0$32,000,00012.5%$26,000,000
Total$82,123,000$63,968,652$31,368,683$40,490,683$177,460,335$177,460,338

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2016160099.5%0.0%379/60762.4%378216143379.3461503.32143
2017133077.7%0.0%265/44060.2%329633728101.9642994.7093
2018115066.3%0.0%279/40169.6%307421731102.234932.7096
2019160098.7%0.0%388/60763.9%40392773793.1622433.91167

Valuation Diamond

The diamond is a scatterplot graph that visualizes the relation of the player's APY (in green) and performance (in blue, as measured by OTC's Valuations) to the rest of the league at his position. To understand how to read the diamond, read this explainer.

OTC ValuationAPY
Regular$24,177,000$32,000,000
Injury Adjusted$24,177,000$32,000,000
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OTC Valuation $4.9M $9.7M $14.6M $19.5M $24.4M APY $7.5M $15.0M $22.5M $30.0M $37.5M $20,316,000 $25,000,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

The chart below illustrates the trend of the player's weekly OTC Valuations (in blue) from the most recent season, using APY (in green) and, if applicable, cash that is due to the player in the next season (in red) as benchmarks. Weeks not plotted indicate that the player was inactive or on a bye.

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