Nate Solder

Left Tackle

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $10,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 5.64%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $22,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 13.67%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.20
  • Total Contract Value: $62,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $15,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 0/53 at LT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $34,800,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 8"
  • Weight: 320
  • College: Colorado
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 1, #17 overall (Patriots)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Nate Solder signed a four year, $62 million contract with the Giants on March 14, 2018. Solder received $34.8 million in full guarantees. Solder's entire 2018 and 2019 base salary are fully guaranteed and he received a $16 million signing bonus. If Solder is on the roster on the 1st day of the 2020 league year he will earn a $3 million roster bonus. If he is on the roster on the 1st day of the 2021 league year he will earn a 44 million roster bonus. The contract also contains annual $100,000 workout bonuses.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201830$5,900,000 $5,900,000$4,000,000$0$100,000$0$10,000,0005.6%
201931$12,900,000 $12,900,000$4,000,000$0$100,000$0$17,000,0008.9%
202032$9,900,000$4,000,000$3,000,000$100,000$0$17,000,0008.5%
202133$9,900,000$4,000,000$4,000,000$100,000$0$18,000,000--
Total$38,600,000$16,000,000$7,000,000$400,000$0$62,000,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $52,009,242
Years: 7
Career APY: $7,429,892
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsDraftedRenegotiated20115$15,978,492$3,195,698$8,540,49253.4%$2,135,123
PatriotsExtensionExpired20152$20,062,000$10,031,000$27,468,750136.9%$9,156,250
GiantsUFAActive20184$62,000,000$15,500,000$16,000,00025.8%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots7$36,009,242$5,144,177$35,977,9920.0%$00.0%
Giants0$16,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2011Patriots$375,000$1,177,817$0$0$0$1,552,8171.3%
2012Patriots$763,204$1,177,817$0$0$0$1,941,0211.6%
2013Patriots$1,151,408 $1,151,408$1,177,817$0$0$0$2,329,2251.9%
2014Patriots$769,806 $769,806$1,177,817$769,806$0$0$2,717,4292.0%
2015Patriots$1,438,000 $1,438,000$4,166,666$0$0$0$5,604,6663.9%
2016Patriots$6,000,000 $6,000,000$4,166,666$500,000$31,000$0$10,666,4166.9%
2017Patriots$6,500,000$4,166,668$500,000$31,000$0$11,166,4186.7%
2018Giants$5,900,000 $5,900,000$4,000,000$0$100,000$0$10,000,0005.6%
2019Giants$12,900,000 $12,900,000$4,000,000$0$100,000$0$17,000,0008.9%
2020Giants$9,900,000$4,000,000$3,000,000$100,000$0$17,000,0008.5%
2021Giants$9,900,000$4,000,000$4,000,000$100,000$0$18,000,000--
Total$55,597,418$33,211,268$8,769,806$462,000$0$97,977,992 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
20141691.8%19.3%
2015420.3%4.7%
20161592.0%17.0%
20171697.7%19.6%

Financial Reports

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