Derek Carr

Quarterback

Age: 31
Free Agency: 2026 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 8
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $19,375,000 (9.36% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $25,000,000 (10.11% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.29
  • Contract Value: $121,422,481 ($40,474,160 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $24,900,000
  • Contract Ranking: 5/116 at QB

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202231$17,400,000$1,875,000$100,000$17,400,000$19,375,0009.4%
2023 📝
February 10: $32.9 million is guaranteed; $7.5 million of 2024 base salary is guaranteed
32$32,900,000$1,875,000$100,000$0$34,875,00015.5%
202433$41,900,000$1,875,000$100,000$0$43,875,00017.1%
202534$41,200,000$1,875,000$100,000$0$43,175,000--
Total$133,400,000$7,500,000$400,000$17,400,000$141,300,000

Contract Notes

Derek Carr signed a three year, $120.5 million extension with the Raiders. $65.2 million is guaranteed of which $24.9 million is guaranteed at signing. If Carr is on the roster on the 3rd day of the waiver period in 2023, his 2023 base salary and $7.5 million of his 2024 base salary will be guaranteed. The extension created $500,000 in cap space for the Raiders in 2022.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$40.5M
$80.9M
$121.4M
2022202320242025
Cash Due$5,122,481$33,000,000$42,000,000$41,300,000
Running Cash$5,122,481$38,122,481$80,122,481$121,422,481
Career Earnings: $118,019,283
Career APY: $14,752,410
Potential Earnings: $251,819,283
Total Guarantees: $68,210,937
Largest Cash Payment: $42,000,000 (2024)
Largest Cap Number: $43,875,000 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
RaidersDraftedRenegotiated20144$5,371,802$1,342,951$3,310,937$4,219,28378.5%$1,406,428
RaidersExtensionExtended20175$125,025,000$25,005,000$40,000,000$106,300,00085.0%$21,260,000
RaidersExtensionActive20223$121,422,481$40,474,160$24,900,000$7,500,0006.2%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Raiders8$118,019,283$14,752,410$110,519,2830.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Raiders$420,000$556,691$0$0$420,000$976,6910.7%$2,646,764
2015Raiders$664,173$556,691$0$0$664,173$1,220,8640.8%$664,173
2016Raiders$733,346$556,691$150,000$25,000$0$1,465,0370.9%$908,346
2017Raiders$5,000,000$3,056,691$7,650,000$25,000$12,500,000$15,731,6919.0%$25,175,000
2018Raiders$7,400,000$2,500,000$15,000,000$100,000$22,400,000$25,000,00013.7%$22,500,000
2019Raiders$19,900,000$2,500,000$0$100,000$19,900,000$22,500,00011.6%$20,000,000
2020Raiders$18,900,000$2,500,000$0$100,000$2,900,000$21,500,0009.8%$19,000,000
2021Raiders$19,525,000$2,500,000$0$100,000$0$22,125,00011.7%$19,625,000
2022Raiders$17,400,000$1,875,000$0$100,000$17,400,000$19,375,0009.4%$25,000,000
2023Raiders$32,900,000$1,875,000$0$100,000$0$34,875,00015.5%$33,000,000
2024Raiders$41,900,000$1,875,000$0$100,000$0$43,875,00017.1%$42,000,000
2025Raiders$41,200,000$1,875,000$0$100,000$0$43,175,000--$41,300,000
Total$205,942,519$22,226,764$22,800,000$850,000$76,184,173$251,819,283$251,819,283

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2014160095.8%0.0%348/59958.1%327021122476.629923.20104
2015160096.1%0.0%350/57361.1%398732133191.1331384.20103
2016151093.6%0.0%357/56063.8%39372861696.739701.8053
2017151092.5%0.0%304/48762.4%325321121886.021653.1072
2018160098.9%0.0%381/55368.9%404919105193.924472.01127
2019160097.8%0.0%361/51370.4%405421829100.827823.0273
2020160093.0%0.0%348/51767.3%410327926101.4391403.6300
2021170098.9%0.0%428/62668.4%480423144094.0401082.7000

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$27,815,000$40,474,160
Injury Adjusted$27,815,000$40,474,160
test
OTC Valuation $6.3M $12.7M $19M $25.3M $31.6M APY $8.4M $16.8M $25.1M $33.5M $41.9M $22,953,000 $9,375,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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