David Bakhtiari

Left Tackle

Age: 30
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 8
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $10,966,543 (5.91% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $13,447,059 (7.25% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.23
  • Contract Value: $92,000,000 ($23,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $30,000,000
  • Contract Ranking: 2/101 at LT

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202029$6,052,942$9,200,000$0$500,000$500,000$16,252,9428.0%
2021 📝
March 20: $11.072 million roster bonus due
30$1,075,000$8,768,014$0$600,000$700,000$10,966,5435.9%
2022 📝
March 20: $9.5 million roster bonus due
31$3,200,000$8,768,014$9,500,000$600,000$700,000$22,768,01410.6%
2023 📝
March 20: $9.5 million roster bonus due
32$6,700,000$8,768,014$9,500,000$600,000$700,000$26,268,01411.7%
202433$20,200,000$8,768,017$0$600,000$700,000$30,268,01711.8%
Total$37,227,942$44,272,059$19,000,000$2,900,000$3,300,000$106,523,530

Contract Notes

David Bakhtiari signed a four year, $92 million contract extension with the Packers on November, 14, 2020. Bakhtiari received a $30 million signing bonus which is the guaranteed portion of the contract. Bakhtiari will earn roster bonuses on the third day of the league year in 2021, 2022, and 2023.  There are annual per game roster bonuses of $600,000 and annual workout bonuses as part of the contract. Another $2 million in incentives are available which can increase the contract value to $94 million if earned.

The Packers converted Bakhtiari's 2021 roster bonus into a signing bonus to create $8.3 million in salary cap space. His salary cap number will increase by $2.768 million in each of the final three years of his contract.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$23M
$46M
$69M
$92M
20202021202220232024
Cash Due$25,552,942$13,447,059$14,000,000$17,500,000$21,500,000
Running Cash$25,552,941$39,000,000$53,000,000$70,500,000$92,000,000
Career Earnings: $88,611,401
Career APY: $11,076,425
Potential Earnings: $143,986,401
Total Guarantees: $46,455,400
Largest Cash Payment: $37,052,942 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $30,268,017 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PackersDraftedRenegotiated20134$2,615,400$653,850$455,400$1,940,40074.2%$646,800
PackersExtensionRenegotiated20164$48,000,000$12,000,000$16,000,000$38,546,00080.3%$9,636,500
PackersExtensionActive20204$92,000,000$23,000,000$30,000,000$48,125,00152.3%$48,125,001
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Packers8$88,611,401$11,076,425$53,539,3420.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Packers$405,000$113,850$0$0$0$0$518,8500.4%$860,400
2014Packers$495,000$113,850$0$0$0$0$608,8500.4%$495,000
2015Packers$585,000$113,850$0$0$0$0$698,8500.5%$585,000
2016Packers$700,000$3,313,850$0$0$0$0$4,013,8502.5%$16,700,000
2017Packers$775,000$3,200,000$1,196,000$500,000$500,000$0$6,171,0003.5%$2,846,000
2018Packers$1,000,000$3,200,000$6,000,000$500,000$500,000$6,000,000$11,075,0006.0%$8,000,000
2019Packers$8,500,000$3,200,000$1,500,000$500,000$500,000$1,500,000$14,200,0007.2%$11,000,000
2020Packers$6,052,942$9,200,000$0$500,000$500,000$0$16,252,9428.0%$37,052,942
2021Packers$1,075,000$8,768,014$0$600,000$700,000$0$10,966,5435.9%$13,447,059
2022Packers$3,200,000$8,768,014$9,500,000$600,000$700,000$0$22,768,01410.6%$14,000,000
2023Packers$6,700,000$8,768,014$9,500,000$600,000$700,000$0$26,268,01411.7%$17,500,000
2024Packers$20,200,000$8,768,017$0$600,000$700,000$0$30,268,01711.8%$21,500,000
Total$49,687,942$57,527,459$27,696,000$4,400,000$4,800,000$7,500,000$143,809,930$143,986,401

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
2013160099.7%16.1%
2014160095.8%20.3%
2015142083.3%6.9%
2016160097.1%14.5%
2017124072.0%8.7%
2018160096.0%15.5%
2019160099.6%15.7%
2020123072.9%0.5%

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$0$0
Injury Adjusted$0$0
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OTC Valuation $3.3M $6.7M $10.0M $13.3M $16.7M APY $3.8M $7.7M $11.5M $15.3M $19.2M $10,656,000 $8,500,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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