Eric Berry

Safety

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $16,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 8.65%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $12,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 9.85%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.76
  • Total Contract Value: $78,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $13,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 0/40 at S
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $29,800,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 211
  • College: Tennessee
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 1, #5 overall (Chiefs)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)

Contract Notes

The Chiefs signed Eric Berry to a six year, $78 million contract on February 28, 2017. Berry received $40 million in guarantees including a $20 million signing bonus and the base salary of the first two years of his contract.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2017 29 $900,000 $900,000 $4,000,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $5,000,000 3.0%
2018 30 $8,900,000 $8,900,000 $4,000,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $13,000,000 7.3%
2019 31 $12,400,000 $2,950,000 $4,000,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $16,500,000 8.7%
2020 32 $9,400,000 $4,000,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $13,500,000 6.8%
2021 33 $11,900,000 $4,000,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $16,000,000 --
2022 34 $13,900,000 $0 $0 $100,000 $0 $14,000,000 --
Total $57,400,000 $20,000,000 $0 $600,000 $0 $78,000,000
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Career Earnings: $90,751,000
Career APY: $10,083,444
Potential Earnings: $138,751,000
Total Guarantees: $66,302,200
Largest Cash Payment: $20,900,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $16,500,000 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Chiefs Drafted Expired 2010 6 $50,000,000 $8,333,333 $25,696,200 $50,045,000 100.1% $8,340,833
Chiefs Franchise Expired 2016 1 $10,806,000 $10,806,000 $10,806,000 $10,806,000 100.0% $10,806,000
Chiefs UFA Active 2017 6 $78,000,000 $13,000,000 $29,800,000 $29,900,000 38.3% $14,950,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Chiefs 9 $90,751,000 $10,083,444 $78,851,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2010 Chiefs $2,600,000 $57,700 $0 $0 $1,500,000 $4,157,700 -- $4,446,200
2011 Chiefs $450,000 $2,902,700 $4,000,000 $300,000 $0 $7,652,700 6.4% $18,975,000
2012 Chiefs $4,842,800 $2,902,700 $0 $300,000 $0 $8,045,500 6.7% $5,142,800
2013 Chiefs $7,009,000 $6,081,000 $2,902,700 $0 $300,000 $0 $10,211,700 8.3% $7,309,000
2014 Chiefs $8,417,000 $2,902,700 $0 $300,000 $0 $11,619,700 8.7% $8,717,000
2015 Chiefs $5,155,000 $2,902,700 $0 $300,000 $0 $8,357,700 5.8% $5,455,000
2016 Chiefs $10,806,000 $10,806,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $10,806,000 7.0% $10,806,000
2017 Chiefs $900,000 $900,000 $4,000,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $5,000,000 3.0% $20,900,000
2018 Chiefs $8,900,000 $8,900,000 $4,000,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $13,000,000 7.3% $9,000,000
2019 Chiefs $12,400,000 $2,950,000 $4,000,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $16,500,000 8.7% $12,500,000
2020 Chiefs $9,400,000 $4,000,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $13,500,000 6.8% $9,500,000
2021 Chiefs $11,900,000 $4,000,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $16,000,000 -- $12,000,000
2022 Chiefs $13,900,000 $0 $0 $100,000 $0 $14,000,000 -- $14,000,000
Total $96,679,800 $34,571,200 $4,000,000 $2,100,000 $1,500,000 $138,851,000   $138,751,000

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2011 0.4% 0.0%0000000000000
2012 16 99.5% 16.4%73130010010100000
2013 15 91.1% 2.5%6683.526.511711313412242
2014 6 34.0% 0.0%32500012000000
2015 16 94.9% 4.0%5560000102400000
2016 16 97.2% 0.0%6215002094981002
2017 1 6.3% 0.0%4300100000000
2018 2 8.4% 0.0%8300000000000

Financial Reports

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