JuJu Smith-Schuster

Wide Receiver

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $1,144,303
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.55%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $846,434
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.42%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.74
  • Total Contract Value: $4,195,778
  • Annual Contract Value: $1,048,945
  • Position Ranking: 100/347 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $1,984,476
  • Age: 23
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 215
  • College: USC
  • Accrued Seasons: 3
  • Entry: 2017 Draft, Round 2, #62 overall (Steelers)
  • Year Signed: 2017 (Drafted)
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $3,189,000

Contract Notes

JuJu Smith-Schuster signed a 4 year contract worth $4,195,778 with the Steelers on May 17, 2017. Smith-Schuster received a guarantee worth $1,984,476 including a $1,191,476 signing bonus.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201721$465,000$297,869$465,000$735,5160.4%
201822$655,717$297,869$328,000$953,5860.5%
201923$846,434$297,869$0$1,144,3030.6%
202024$1,037,151$297,869$0$1,335,0200.7%
Total$3,004,302$1,191,476$793,000$4,168,425
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Career Earnings: $3,131,274
Career APY: $1,043,758
Potential Earnings: $4,168,425
Total Guarantees: $1,984,476
Largest Cash Payment: $1,629,123 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $1,335,020 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SteelersDraftedActive20174$4,195,778$1,048,945$1,984,476$3,131,27474.6%$1,043,758
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Steelers3$3,131,274$1,043,758$2,833,4050.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2017Steelers$465,000$297,869$465,000$735,5160.4%$1,629,123
2018Steelers$655,717$297,869$328,000$953,5860.5%$655,717
2019Steelers$846,434$297,869$0$1,144,3030.6%$846,434
2020Steelers$1,037,151$297,869$0$1,335,0200.7%$1,037,151
Total$3,004,302$1,191,476$793,000$4,168,425$4,168,425

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2017141063.8%11.5%4977415.86000.0000
2018160085.9%0.4%111142612.8711313.0011
2019124057.2%0.5%4255213.13000.0011

Valuation Diamond

The diamond is a scatterplot graph that visualizes the relation of the player's APY (in green) and performance (in blue, as measured by OTC's Valuations) to the rest of the league at his position. To understand how to read the diamond, read this explainer.

OTC ValuationAPY
Regular$3,184,000$1,048,945
Injury Adjusted$4,904,750$786,709
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OTC Valuation $3.2M $6.4M $9.7M $12.9M $16.1M APY $3.7M $7.3M $11.0M $14.7M $18.3M $6,576,000 $6,500,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

The chart below illustrates the trend of the player's weekly OTC Valuations (in blue) from the most recent season, using APY (in green) and, if applicable, cash that is due to the player in the next season (in red) as benchmarks. Weeks not plotted indicate that the player was inactive or on a bye.

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