Jason Witten

Career Earnings: $67,753,000
Career APY: $4,516,867
Total Guarantees: $26,202,000
Largest Cash Payment: $14,032,000 (2011)
Largest Cap Hit: $12,262,000 (2017)
  • Date of Birth: May 6, 1982
  • Height: 6' 6"
  • Weight: 261
  • College: Tennessee
  • Entry: 2003 Draft, Round 3, #69 overall (Cowboys)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Cowboys Drafted Renegotiated 2003 4 $3,153,000 $788,250 $670,000 $1,580,000 50.1% $526,667
Cowboys Extension Renegotiated 2006 6 $27,600,000 $4,600,000 $12,000,000 $20,641,000 74.8% $4,128,200
Cowboys Extension Renegotiated 2011 5 $37,000,000 $7,400,000 $13,532,000 $38,132,000 103.1% $6,355,333
Cowboys Extension Reserve 2017 4 $26,000,000 $6,500,000 $0 $7,400,000 28.5% $7,400,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys 15 $67,753,000 $4,516,867 $67,753,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2003 Cowboys $225,000 $167,500 $0 $0 $0 $392,500 0.5% $895,000
2004 Cowboys $305,000 $167,500 $0 $0 $0 $472,500 0.6% $305,000
2005 Cowboys $380,000 $167,500 $0 $0 $0 $547,500 0.6% $380,000
2006 Cowboys $500,000 $1,367,500 $0 $0 $0 $1,867,500 1.8% $6,500,000
2007 Cowboys $595,000 $2,200,000 $0 $0 $0 $2,795,000 2.6% $6,595,000
2008 Cowboys $1,905,000 $2,200,000 $0 $0 $0 $4,105,000 3.5% $1,905,000
2009 Cowboys $2,500,000 $2,200,000 $0 $0 $0 $4,700,000 3.8% $2,500,000
2010 Cowboys $2,641,000 $2,200,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $5,341,000 -- $3,141,000
2011 Cowboys $1,032,000 $1,032,000 $3,500,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $5,032,000 4.2% $14,032,000
2012 Cowboys $2,000,000 $1,968,000 $3,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $5,500,000 4.6% $2,000,000
2013 Cowboys $940,000 $3,412,000 $0 $0 $0 $4,352,000 3.5% $5,500,000
2014 Cowboys $5,000,000 $3,412,000 $0 $0 $0 $8,412,000 6.3% $5,000,000
2015 Cowboys $1,500,000 $4,612,000 $0 $0 $0 $6,112,000 4.3% $5,100,000
2016 Cowboys $1,000,000 $4,862,000 $0 $0 $0 $5,862,000 3.8% $6,500,000
2017 Cowboys $7,400,000 $4,862,000 $0 $0 $0 $12,262,000 7.3% $7,400,000
Total $27,923,000 $38,830,000 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $67,753,000   $67,753,000