Markus Wheaton

Career Earnings: $10,667,376
Career APY: $2,133,475
Total Guarantees: $6,045,000
Largest Cash Payment: $6,000,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $5,250,000 (2017)
  • Date of Birth: February 7, 1991
  • Height: 5' 11"
  • Weight: 182
  • College: Oregon State
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 3, #79 overall (Steelers)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Steelers Drafted Expired 2013 4 $3,787,376 $946,844 $0 $3,787,376 100.0% $946,844
Bears UFA Terminated 2017 2 $11,000,000 $5,500,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 54.5% $6,000,000
Eagles SFA Terminated 2018 1 $880,000 $880,000 $45,000 $90,000 10.2% $0
Eagles SFA Terminated 2018 1 $790,000 $790,000 $0 $790,000 100.0% $0
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Steelers 4 $3,787,376 $946,844 $3,787,376 0.0% $0 0.0%
Bears 1 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $5,250,000 0.0% $750,000 0.0%
Eagles 0 $880,000 $0 $0 0.0% $720,000 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2013 Steelers $405,000 $147,844 $0 $0 $0 $552,844 0.4% $996,376
2014 Steelers $515,000 $147,844 $0 $0 $0 $662,844 0.5% $515,000
2015 Steelers $605,000 $147,844 $0 $0 $0 $752,844 0.5% $605,000
2016 Steelers $1,671,000 $147,844 $0 $0 $0 $1,818,844 1.2% $1,671,000
2017 Bears $3,000,000 $4,500,000 $750,000 $1,500,000 $0 $0 $5,250,000 3.1% $6,000,000
Total $6,196,000 $1,341,376 $1,500,000 $0 $0 $9,037,376   $9,787,376
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Bears 2018 $750,000 $0
Eagles 2018 $90,000 $90,000
Eagles 2018 $74,118 $92,941
Eagles 2018 $555,882 $697,059
Total$1,470,000$880,000