Donald Butler

Career Earnings: $19,211,794
Career APY: $2,744,542
Total Guarantees: $0
Largest Cash Payment: $11,900,000 (2014)
Largest Cap Hit: $5,480,000 (2015)
  • Date of Birth: October 17, 1988
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 242
  • College: Washington
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 3, #79 overall (Chargers)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Chargers 2010 4 $3,346,500 $836,625 $0 $3,346,500 100.0% $836,625
Chargers UFA 2014 7 $51,800,000 $7,400,000 $0 $15,150,000 29.2% $7,575,000
Dolphins SFA Expired 2016 1 $760,000 $760,000 $0 $715,294 94.1% $715,294
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Chargers 6 $18,496,500 $3,082,750 $11,806,500 0.0% $6,690,000 0.0%
Dolphins 1 $715,294 $715,294 $564,706 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2010 Chargers $320,000 $202,125 $0 $0 $0 $522,125 -- $1,128,500
2011 Chargers $405,000 $202,125 $0 $0 $0 $607,125 0.5% $405,000
2012 Chargers $490,000 $202,125 $0 $0 $0 $692,125 0.6% $490,000
2013 Chargers $1,323,000 $202,125 $0 $0 $0 $1,525,125 1.2% $1,323,000
2014 Chargers $750,000 $2,230,000 $0 $0 $0 $2,980,000 2.2% $11,900,000
2015 Chargers $3,250,000 $2,230,000 $0 $0 $0 $5,480,000 3.8% $3,250,000
2016 Dolphins $760,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $564,706 0.4% $715,294
Total $7,298,000 $5,268,500 $0 $0 $0 $12,371,206   $19,211,794
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Chargers 2016 $6,690,000 $0
Total$6,690,000$0