Muhammad Wilkerson

3-4 Defensive End

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $18,000,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 10.76%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $15,000,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 11.71%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.83
  • Total Contract Value: $86,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $17,200,000
  • Position Ranking: 1/152 at 34DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $36,750,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 315
  • College: Temple
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 1, #30 overall (Jets)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: Franchise
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

The Jets signed Muhammad Wilkerson on July 15, 2016 to a five year, $86 million contract. Accoring to NJ.com's Darryl Slater, Wilkerson's contract contains $53.5 million guaranteed of which $36.75 million is fully guaranteed at signing. The guarantee includes his 2016 and 2017 base salaries and a $15 million signing bonus. If Wilkerson is on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2018 league year his $16.75 million salary will become fully guaranteed.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201627$2,500,000 $7,000,000$3,000,000$4,500,000$0$0$10,000,0006.4%
201728$14,750,000 $14,750,000$3,000,000$0$250,000$0$18,000,00010.8%
201829$16,750,000$3,000,000$0$250,000$0$20,000,00011.2%
201930$15,250,000$3,000,000$0$250,000$0$18,500,0009.7%
202031$16,250,000$3,000,000$0$250,000$0$19,500,0009.8%
Total$65,500,000$15,000,000$4,500,000$1,000,000$0$86,000,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $35,844,000
Years: 6
Career APY: $5,974,000
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
JetsDraftedExpired20115$13,844,000$2,768,800$13,844,000100.0%$2,768,800
JetsFranchiseActive20165$86,000,000$17,200,000$22,000,00025.6%$22,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Jets6$35,844,000$5,974,000$23,844,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2011Jets$375,000 $375,000$875,000$0$0$0$1,250,0001.0%
2012Jets$687,500 $687,500$875,000$0$0$0$1,562,5001.3%
2013Jets$1,000,000 $1,000,000$875,000$0$0$0$1,875,0001.5%
2014Jets$1,212,500$875,000$0$100,000$0$2,187,5001.6%
2015Jets$6,969,000 $6,969,000$0$0$0$0$6,969,0004.9%
2016Jets$2,500,000 $7,000,000$3,000,000$4,500,000$0$0$10,000,0006.4%
2017Jets$14,750,000 $14,750,000$3,000,000$0$250,000$0$18,000,00010.8%
2018Jets$16,750,000$3,000,000$0$250,000$0$20,000,00011.2%
2019Jets$15,250,000$3,000,000$0$250,000$0$18,500,0009.7%
2020Jets$16,250,000$3,000,000$0$250,000$0$19,500,0009.8%
Total$75,744,000$18,500,000$4,500,000$1,100,000$0$99,844,000 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20141370.6%12.0%3125644.513215001000
20151689.4%15.4%39251298.511277003000
20161581.7%15.3%33254.528.510123001000
2017676.6%16.4%9800101000000

Financial Reports

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