Earl Thomas

Safety

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $0
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.00%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $0
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.00%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0
  • Total Contract Value: $40,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $10,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 0/40 at S
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $14,225,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 202
  • College: Texas
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 1, #14 overall (Seahawks)
  • Year Signed: 2014
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

S Earl Thomas signed a four year contract extension worth $40 million with the Seattle Seahawks on April 29, 2014. Thomas received a signing bonus of $9.5 million. His 2014 salary remained the same as in his rookie contract and is fully guaranteed. In 2015 his $5.5 million base salary will become guaranteed on the 5th day of the waiver period. Thomas has a $6 million guarantee on his 2016 base salary which will become fully guaranteed on the 5th day of the waiver period in 2016. Base salaries of the contract are $4,725,000(2014), $5,500,000(2015), $8,000,000(2016), $8,500,000(2017), and $8,500,000(2018).

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2014 25 $4,725,000 $4,725,000 $2,648,212 $0 $0 $0 $7,373,212 5.5%
2015 26 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $1,900,000 $0 $0 $0 $7,400,000 5.2%
2016 27 $8,000,000 $6,000,000 $1,900,000 $0 $0 $0 $9,900,000 6.4%
2017 28 $8,500,000 $1,900,000 $0 $0 $0 $10,400,000 6.2%
2018 29 $8,500,000 $1,900,000 $0 $0 $0 $10,400,000 5.9%
Total $35,225,000 $10,248,212 $0 $0 $0 $45,473,212
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Career Earnings: $59,200,000
Career APY: $6,577,778
Potential Earnings: $59,200,000
Total Guarantees: $25,975,000
Largest Cash Payment: $14,225,000 (2014)
Largest Cap Hit: $10,400,000 (2017)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Seahawks Drafted Renegotiated 2010 5 $16,000,000 $3,200,000 $11,750,000 $14,475,000 90.5% $3,618,750
Seahawks Extension Active 2014 4 $40,000,000 $10,000,000 $14,225,000 $44,725,000 111.8% $8,945,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Seahawks 9 $59,200,000 $6,577,778 $59,200,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2010 Seahawks $320,000 $100,000 $1,180,000 $0 $0 $1,600,000 -- $2,000,000
2011 Seahawks $625,000 $1,350,000 $3,500,000 $100,000 $0 $5,575,000 4.6% $9,225,000
2012 Seahawks $1,000,000 $2,553,573 $0 $100,000 $0 $3,653,573 3.0% $1,100,000
2013 Seahawks $2,050,000 $195,000 $748,215 $0 $100,000 $0 $2,898,215 2.4% $2,150,000
2014 Seahawks $4,725,000 $4,725,000 $2,648,212 $0 $0 $0 $7,373,212 5.5% $14,225,000
2015 Seahawks $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $1,900,000 $0 $0 $0 $7,400,000 5.2% $5,500,000
2016 Seahawks $8,000,000 $6,000,000 $1,900,000 $0 $0 $0 $9,900,000 6.4% $8,000,000
2017 Seahawks $8,500,000 $1,900,000 $0 $0 $0 $10,400,000 6.2% $8,500,000
2018 Seahawks $8,500,000 $1,900,000 $0 $0 $0 $10,400,000 5.9% $8,500,000
Total $39,220,000 $15,000,000 $4,680,000 $300,000 $0 $59,200,000   $59,200,000

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2011 16 99.8% 0.0%6929006172191200
2012 16 95.8% 20.6%4224002283801101
2013 16 96.7% 19.9%782700009592000
2014 16 97.9% 15.5%7126001051473100
2015 16 98.3% 12.8%4519000095671000
2016 11 63.1% 6.4%24240000102501341
2017 14 83.9% 0.0%5131001062971001
2018 4 24.1% 0.0%166000053250000

Financial Reports

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