Jason Pierre-Paul

4-3 Defensive End

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $12,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 6.42%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $12,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 6.86%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $62,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $15,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 1/44 at 43DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $29,000,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 278
  • College: South Florida
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 1, #15 overall (Giants)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: Franchise
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Jason Pierre-Paul was traded to the Buccaneers on March 22, 2018. The Bucs assume the remaining three years of Pierre-Paul's contract. His salary in 2018 is fully guaranteed and he has a $7.5 million injury guarantee in 2019. The injury guarantee vests to full on the 5th day of the 2019 league year. The Giants keep the $15 million in unaccounted for prorated bonus money on their salary cap.

Jason Pierre-Paul signed a four year, $62 million contract with the Giants on March 18, 2017. The salary cap numbers presented below are estimates based on various reports that have been put online about the contract. According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, JPP received a $20 million signing bonus and will earn $34 million in the first 11 months of signing the contract. According to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, JPP will earn $22.5M in the first year of the contract, $35 million in two years, and $49.5 over the first three years of the contract. According to Pat Leonard of the NY Daily News, Pierre-Pauls contract contains $1 million in per game roster bonuses in 2017 which we are estimating are in each year of the contract.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201829$11,250,000 $11,250,000$0$1,000,000$250,000$0$12,500,0007.1%
201930$13,250,000$0$1,000,000$250,000$0$14,500,0007.6%
202031$11,250,000$0$1,000,000$250,000$0$12,500,0006.3%
Total$35,750,000$0$3,000,000$750,000$0$39,500,000
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Career Earnings: $56,750,002
Career APY: $7,093,750
Potential Earnings: $96,250,002
Total Guarantees: $78,000,000
Largest Cash Payment: $22,500,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $14,500,000 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
GiantsDraftedExpired20105$15,484,000$3,096,800$17,600,000113.7%$3,520,000
GiantsFranchiseExpired20151$3,000,002$3,000,002$6,950,002231.7%$6,950,002
GiantsUFAExpired20161$10,000,000$10,000,000$9,700,00097.0%$9,700,000
GiantsFranchiseTraded20174$62,000,000$15,500,000$22,500,00036.3%$22,500,000
BuccaneersFranchiseActive20174$62,000,000$15,000,000$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Giants8$56,750,002$7,093,750$41,847,5300.0%$16,350,0000.0%
Buccaneers0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2010Giants$320,000$150,000$1,105,000$0$0$1,575,000--$2,325,000
2011Giants$475,000$1,350,000$2,773,000$100,000$0$4,698,0003.9%$9,614,000
2012Giants$825,000$1,350,000$0$100,000$200,000$2,475,0002.1%$1,125,000
2013Giants$1,175,000$1,350,000$0$100,000$200,000$2,825,0002.3%$1,175,000
2014Giants$3,161,000$1,350,000$0$100,000$0$4,611,0003.5%$3,361,000
2015Giants$1,500,000 $1,500,000$1,500,002$0$0$5,713,528$8,713,5306.1%$6,950,002
2016Giants$4,250,000 $4,250,000$4,250,000$1,200,000$300,000$0$9,700,0006.2%$9,700,000
2017Giants$1,250,000 $1,250,000$5,000,000$1,000,000$250,000$0$7,250,0004.3%$22,500,000
2018Buccaneers$11,250,000 $11,250,000$0$1,000,000$250,000$0$12,500,0007.1%$12,500,000
2019Buccaneers$13,250,000$0$1,000,000$250,000$0$14,500,0007.6%$14,500,000
2020Buccaneers$11,250,000$0$1,000,000$250,000$0$12,500,0006.3%$12,500,000
Total$48,706,000$16,300,002$9,078,000$1,700,000$6,113,528$81,347,530 $96,250,002
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Giants2015$1,350,000$0
Giants2018$15,000,000$0
Total$16,350,000$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20111685.4%0.0%662016.511223287002000
20121683.3%17.7%43236.5671310512811101
20131150.2%1.7%2072156641240001
20141691.2%18.4%542212.588.516216003100
2015843.6%2.8%21519476000200
20161271.4%11.2%3518740.571680031431
20171691.5%13.3%46207.542.510124002000
20181289.1%1.7%33711.58112190001000

Financial Reports

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