Joel Bitonio

Left Guard

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $7,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.84%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $7,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 5.34%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $50,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $10,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 1/7 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

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2017 26 $3,164,777 $11,664,777 $573,036 $8,500,000 $0 $0 $12,237,813 7.3%
2018 27 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $0 $6,000,000 3.4%
2019 28 $6,000,000 $1,300,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $0 $7,000,000 3.7%
2020 29 $8,500,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $0 $9,000,000 4.5%
2021 30 $9,500,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $0 $10,000,000 --
2022 31 $9,500,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $0 $10,000,000 --
Total $42,164,777 $573,036 $11,000,000 $0 $0 $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

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Browns Drafted Renegotiated 2014 4 $5,461,698 $1,365,425 $3,700,403 $4,296,921 78.7% $1,432,307
Browns Extension Active 2017 5 $50,000,000 $10,000,000 $17,164,777 $17,664,777 35.3% $8,832,389
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Browns 5 $21,961,698 $4,392,340 $21,961,698 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2014 Browns $420,000 $420,000 $573,036 $0 $0 $0 $993,036 0.7% $2,712,144
2015 Browns $668,259 $668,259 $573,036 $0 $0 $0 $1,241,295 0.9% $668,259
2016 Browns $916,518 $320,000 $573,036 $0 $0 $0 $1,489,554 1.0% $916,518
2017 Browns $3,164,777 $11,664,777 $573,036 $8,500,000 $0 $0 $12,237,813 7.3% $11,664,777
2018 Browns $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $0 $6,000,000 3.4% $6,000,000
2019 Browns $6,000,000 $1,300,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $0 $7,000,000 3.7% $7,000,000
2020 Browns $8,500,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $0 $9,000,000 4.5% $9,000,000
2021 Browns $9,500,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $0 $10,000,000 -- $10,000,000
2022 Browns $9,500,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $0 $10,000,000 -- $10,000,000
Total $44,169,554 $2,292,144 $11,000,000 $0 $0 $57,961,698   $57,961,698

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps
Offense Special
2014 16 100.0% 13.9%
2015 10 55.8% 7.3%
2016 5 32.1% 4.0%
2017 16 100.0% 10.6%
2018 16 100.0% 12.9%

Financial Reports

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