• 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $2,802,777
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.53%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $1,636,191
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 0.91%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.58
  • Total Contract Value: $8,808,726
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,202,181
  • Position Ranking: 3/44 at 43OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $7,172,535
  • Age: 24
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 228
  • College: Washington
  • Accrued Seasons: 3
  • Entry: 2015 Draft, Round 1, #25 overall (Panthers)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Shaq Thompson signed a 4 year contract with the Panthers on May 8, 2015 worth $8,808,725. Thompson received a $4,666,344 signing bonus and $7.17 million in guarantees. Carolina holds a fifth year option on the contract. The Panthers picked up the option for 2019. The option is worth $9.232 million and is guaranteed for injury. If he is on the roster on the first day of the 2019 league year his salary will become fully guaranteed.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201521$435,000 $435,000$1,166,586$0$0$0$1,601,5861.1%
201622$835,397 $835,397$1,166,586$0$0$0$2,001,9831.3%
201723$1,235,794 $1,235,794$1,166,586$0$0$0$2,402,3801.4%
201824$936,000$1,166,586$700,191$0$0$2,802,7771.6%
201925$9,232,000$0$0$0$0$9,232,0004.9%
Total$12,674,191$4,666,344$700,191$0$0$18,040,726
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Career Earnings: $7,172,535
Career APY: $2,390,845
Potential Earnings: $18,040,726
Total Guarantees: $7,172,535
Largest Cash Payment: $9,232,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $9,232,000 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PanthersDraftedActive20154$8,808,726$2,202,181$7,172,53581.4%$2,390,845
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Panthers3$7,172,535$2,390,845$6,005,9490.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2015Panthers$435,000 $435,000$1,166,586$0$0$0$1,601,5861.1%$5,101,344
2016Panthers$835,397 $835,397$1,166,586$0$0$0$2,001,9831.3%$835,397
2017Panthers$1,235,794 $1,235,794$1,166,586$0$0$0$2,402,3801.4%$1,235,794
2018Panthers$936,000$1,166,586$700,191$0$0$2,802,7771.6%$1,636,191
2019Panthers$9,232,000$0$0$0$0$9,232,0004.9%$9,232,000
Total$12,674,191$4,666,344$700,191$0$0$18,040,726 $18,040,726

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20151433.1%34.9%321810322000000
20161449.9%30.8%3917004251120291
20171464.3%26.6%3718215661001000
2018589.6%27.3%197211330000000

Financial Reports

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