Russell Wilson

Quarterback

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $18,800,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 11.12%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $12,600,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 7.41%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.67
  • Total Contract Value: $87,600,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $21,900,000
  • Position Ranking: 7/151 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $31,700,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 5′ 11″
  • Weight: 206
  • College: Wisconsin
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 3, #75 overall (Seahawks)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Russell Wilson signed a four year contract extension with the Seahawks worth $87.6 million on July 31, 2015. According to SI’s Peter King, Wilson received a $31 million signing bonus. Per Ian Rapoport of NFL.com the following tweet has the breakdown of the Wilson extension which we are using to estimate the cap charges at the moment. Wilson received $31.7 million fully guaranteed upon signing. His 2016, 2017, and $4.9 million of his 2018 salary are guaranteed for injury and will become fully guaranteed on the 5th day of the waiver period in each year. The total guarantee is $61.542 million.

Current Contract

YearBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
% Of Cap
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2015$700,000 $700,000$6,354,868$0$0$0$7,054,8684.9%
2016$12,342,000 $12,342,000$6,200,000$0$0$0$18,542,00011.9%
2017$12,600,000 $12,600,000$6,200,000$0$0$0$18,800,00011.3%
2018$15,500,000$6,200,000$0$0$0$21,700,00012.2%
2019$17,000,000$6,200,000$0$0$0$23,200,00012.2%
Total$58,142,000$31,154,868$0$0$0$89,296,868
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $46,240,123
Years: 5
Career APY: $9,248,025
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYearsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SeahawksDraftedRenegotiated20124$2,996,774$749,194$2,198,12373.3%$732,708
SeahawksExtensionActive20154$87,600,000$21,900,000$44,042,00050.3%$22,021,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Seahawks5$46,240,123$9,248,025$27,640,123100.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
% Of Cap
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2012Seahawks$390,000$154,868$0$0$0$544,8680.5%
2013Seahawks$526,217$154,868$0$0$0$681,0850.6%
2014Seahawks$662,434$154,868$0$0$0$817,3020.6%
2015Seahawks$700,000 $700,000$6,354,868$0$0$0$7,054,8684.9%
2016Seahawks$12,342,000 $12,342,000$6,200,000$0$0$0$18,542,00011.9%
2017Seahawks$12,600,000 $12,600,000$6,200,000$0$0$0$18,800,00011.3%
2018Seahawks$15,500,000$6,200,000$0$0$0$21,700,00012.2%
2019Seahawks$17,000,000$6,200,000$0$0$0$23,200,00012.2%
Total$59,720,651$31,619,472$0$0$0$91,340,123 

Traditional Statistics (2013-present)

YearGames PlayedPassingRushingFumbles
Comp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201316257/40763.1%335726944101.2965395.61105
201416285/45263.1%34752074295.01188497.26110
201516329/48368.1%402434845110.11035535.4173
201616353/54664.7%421921114192.6722593.6182

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money
Positional Comparisons to League Average