Joel Bitonio

Left Guard

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $7,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.85%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $7,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 3.59%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $50,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $10,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 6/88 at LG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $17,164,777
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 315
  • College: Nevada
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 2, #35 overall (Browns)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Joel Bitonio signed a five year, $50 million contract extension with the Browns on March 9, 2017. Bitonio received $17.164 million fully guaranteed at signing. Another $6.5 million will become fully guaranteed by the 3rd day of the 2019 League Year.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201726$3,164,777$573,036$8,000,000$500,000$11,664,777$12,237,8137.3%
201827$5,500,000$0$0$500,000$5,500,000$6,000,0003.4%
2019 📝
March 15: Balance of base salary is guaranteed
28$6,000,000$0$0$500,000$6,000,000$7,000,0003.7%
202029$8,500,000$0$0$500,000$0$9,000,0004.5%
202130$9,500,000$0$0$500,000$0$10,000,000--
202231$9,500,000$0$0$500,000$0$10,000,000--
Total$42,164,777$573,036$8,000,000$3,000,000$23,164,777$54,237,813
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Career Earnings: $21,961,698
Career APY: $4,392,340
Potential Earnings: $57,961,698
Total Guarantees: $20,865,180
Largest Cash Payment: $11,664,777 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $12,237,813 (2017)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BrownsDraftedRenegotiated20144$5,461,698$1,365,425$3,700,403$4,296,92178.7%$1,432,307
BrownsExtensionActive20175$50,000,000$10,000,000$17,164,777$17,664,77735.3%$8,832,389
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Browns5$21,961,698$4,392,340$21,961,6980.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Browns$420,000$573,036$0$0$420,000$993,0360.7%$2,712,144
2015Browns$668,259$573,036$0$0$668,259$1,241,2950.9%$668,259
2016Browns$916,518$573,036$0$0$320,000$1,489,5541.0%$916,518
2017Browns$3,164,777$573,036$8,000,000$500,000$11,664,777$12,237,8137.3%$11,664,777
2018Browns$5,500,000$0$0$500,000$5,500,000$6,000,0003.4%$6,000,000
2019Browns$6,000,000$0$0$500,000$6,000,000$7,000,0003.7%$7,000,000
2020Browns$8,500,000$0$0$500,000$0$9,000,0004.5%$9,000,000
2021Browns$9,500,000$0$0$500,000$0$10,000,000--$10,000,000
2022Browns$9,500,000$0$0$500,000$0$10,000,000--$10,000,000
Total$44,169,554$2,292,144$8,000,000$3,000,000$24,573,036$57,961,698$57,961,698

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
201416100.0%13.9%
20151055.8%7.3%
2016532.1%4.0%
201716100.0%10.6%
201816100.0%12.9%

Financial Reports

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