Carson Wentz

Quarterback

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $8,393,779
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 4.25%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $17,087,683
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 7.51%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.04
  • Total Contract Value: $128,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $32,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 4/124 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $66,470,683
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 237
  • College: North Dakota State
  • Accrued Seasons: 3
  • Entry: 2016 Draft, Round 1, #2 overall (Eagles)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)

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.

Current Contract

(📝: 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$8,393,7794.5%
2020 📝
March 20: Base salary becomes fully guaranteed
March 20: Base salary becomes fully guaranteed
28$1,383,000$9,273,536$8,000,000$9,383,000$18,656,5369.3%
2021 📝
March 15: $15 million of base salary becomes fully guaranteed
March 15: $15 million of base salary becomes fully guaranteed
29$15,400,000$9,273,536$10,000,000$10,000,000$34,673,536--
2022 📝
March 15: Remaining base salary becomes fully guaranteed
March 15: Roster Bonus due
March 15: Remaining base salary becomes fully guaranteed
March 15: Roster Bonus due
30$22,000,000$9,273,536$1,000$0$31,274,536--
2023 📝
March 15: Roster Bonus due
March 15: Roster Bonus due; $4 million becomes guaranteed
31$20,000,000$9,273,536$5,000,000$0$34,273,536--
2024 📝
March 15: Roster Bonus due
March 15: Roster Bonus due
32$21,000,000$6,000,000$5,000,000$0$32,000,000--
Total$80,503,000$50,767,923$28,001,000$20,103,000$159,271,923
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Career Earnings: $38,956,338
Career APY: $12,985,446
Potential Earnings: $177,460,338
Total Guarantees: $93,147,021
Largest Cash Payment: $39,383,000 (2020)
Largest Cap Hit: $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$16,367,68312.8%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Eagles3$38,956,338$12,985,446$18,188,4120.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2016Eagles$450,000$4,400,243$0$450,000$4,850,2433.1%$18,050,972
2017Eagles$540,000$4,400,243$1,122,561$1,662,561$6,062,8043.6%$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$8,393,7794.5%$17,087,683
2020Eagles$1,383,000$9,273,536$8,000,000$9,383,000$18,656,5369.3%$39,383,000
2021Eagles$15,400,000$9,273,536$10,000,000$10,000,000$34,673,536--$25,400,000
2022Eagles$22,000,000$9,273,536$1,000$0$31,274,536--$22,001,000
2023Eagles$20,000,000$9,273,536$5,000,000$0$34,273,536--$25,000,000
2024Eagles$21,000,000$6,000,000$5,000,000$0$32,000,000--$26,000,000
Total$82,123,000$63,968,652$31,368,683$25,090,683$177,460,335$177,460,338

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20161699.5%0.0%379/60762.4%378216143379.3461503.32143
20171377.7%0.0%265/44060.2%329633728101.9642994.7093
20181166.3%0.0%279/40169.6%307421731102.234932.7096

Financial Reports

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