• 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $2,921,875
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 1.42%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $5,500,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 3.84%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.88
  • Total Contract Value: $16,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 24/195 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,650,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 300
  • College: Arizona
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 3, #81 overall (Texans)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: SFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Earl Mitchell signed a 4 year, $16 million contract with the 49ers on February 27, 2017. Per Jay Hurley, Mitchell received a $3 million signing bonus and can earn up to $750,000 in annual roster bonuses. Mitchell's 2017 base salary is guaranteed and a portion of his 2018 base becomes fully guaranteed if he is on the roster on April 1, 2018.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201730$1,650,000 $1,650,000$750,000$750,000$100,000$0$2,921,8751.7%
201831$2,250,000$750,000$750,000$100,000$0$3,850,0002.2%
201932$2,850,000$750,000$750,000$100,000$0$4,450,0002.3%
202033$2,850,000$750,000$750,000$100,000$0$4,450,0002.2%
Total$9,600,000$3,000,000$3,000,000$400,000$0$15,671,875
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $17,728,500
Years: 7
Career APY: $2,532,643
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Texans20104$2,728,500$682,125$2,728,500100.0%$682,125
DolphinsUFA20144$16,000,000$4,000,000$12,000,00075.0%$4,000,000
49ersSFAActive20174$16,000,000$4,000,000$3,000,00018.8%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Texans4$2,728,500$682,125$2,728,5000.0%$00.0%
Dolphins3$12,000,000$4,000,000$11,500,0000.0%$500,0000.0%
49ers0$3,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2010Texans$320,000$197,125$0$0$0$517,125--
2011Texans$450,000$197,125$0$0$0$647,1250.5%
2012Texans$540,000$197,125$0$0$0$737,1250.6%
2013Texans$630,000$197,125$0$0$0$827,1250.7%
2014Dolphins$3,000,000 $3,000,000$500,000$0$0$0$3,500,0002.6%
2015Dolphins$4,000,000 $3,000,000$500,000$0$0$0$4,500,0003.1%
2016Dolphins$2,975,000$500,000$0$25,000$0$3,500,0002.3%
201749ers$1,650,000 $1,650,000$750,000$750,000$100,000$0$2,921,8751.7%
201849ers$2,250,000$750,000$750,000$100,000$0$3,850,0002.2%
201949ers$2,850,000$750,000$750,000$100,000$0$4,450,0002.3%
202049ers$2,850,000$750,000$750,000$100,000$0$4,450,0002.2%
Total$21,515,000$5,288,500$3,000,000$425,000$0$29,900,375 
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Dolphins2017$500,000$0
Total$500,000$0

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20141650.6%30.5%2112212721000000
20151243.5%14.8%14800320000000
2016926.2%13.3%11600310000000
20171058.9%16.9%141116234000100

Financial Reports

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