Chris Carter

Career Earnings: $4,358,094
Career APY: $622,585
Total Guarantees: $80,000
Largest Cash Payment: $855,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $705,882 (2016)
  • Date of Birth: April 6, 1989
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 248
  • College: Fresno State
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 5, #162 overall (Steelers)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Steelers 2011 3 $1,517,100 $505,700 $0 $1,557,800 102.7% $519,267
Bengals SFA 2014 1 $645,000 $645,000 $0 $151,765 23.5% $151,765
Ravens SFA 2015 1 $745,000 $745,000 $0 $87,647 11.8% $87,647
Colts SFA Expired 2016 1 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $0 $705,882 70.6% $705,882
Ravens UFA 2016 1 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $0 $1,000,000 100.0% $0
Redskins UFA Expired 2017 1 $855,000 $855,000 $80,000 $855,000 100.0% $855,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Steelers 3 $1,557,800 $519,267 $1,517,100 0.0% $40,700 0.0%
Bengals 1 $151,765 $151,765 $151,765 0.0% $745,000 0.0%
Ravens 1 $1,087,647 $1,087,647 $68,824 0.0% $1,000,000 0.0%
Colts 1 $705,882 $705,882 $705,882 0.0% $151,765 0.0%
Redskins 1 $855,000 $855,000 $695,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2011 Steelers $375,000 $40,700 $0 $0 $0 $415,700 0.3% $537,800
2012 Steelers $465,000 $40,700 $0 $0 $0 $505,700 0.4% $465,000
2013 Steelers $555,000 $40,700 $0 $0 $0 $595,700 0.5% $555,000
2014 Bengals $645,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $151,765 0.1% $151,765
2015 Ravens $745,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $68,824 0.0% $87,647
2016 Colts $1,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $705,882 0.5% $705,882
2017 Redskins $775,000 $80,000 $0 $0 $0 $695,000 0.4% $855,000
Total $4,560,000 $202,100 $0 $0 $0 $3,138,571   $3,358,094
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Steelers 2014 $40,700 $0
Colts 2014 $151,765 $151,765
Bengals 2015 $745,000 $745,000
Ravens 2016 $1,000,000 $1,000,000
Total$1,937,465$1,896,765