Stephen Gostkowski

Kicker

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $0
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.00%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $0
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.00%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0
  • Total Contract Value: $17,200,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,300,000
  • Position Ranking: 0/7 at K
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $10,100,000
  • Age: 35
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 215
  • College: Memphis
  • Accrued Seasons: 13
  • Entry: 2006 Draft, Round 4, #118 overall (Patriots)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: Franchise
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Stephen Gostkowski signed a four year contract with the Patriots on July 15, 2015 worth $17.2 million. The contract includes $10.1 million in guarantees, which is made up of a $6 million signing bonus and fully guarateed salaries in 2015 and 2016. In each year of the contract Gostkowski can earn up to $200,000 in per game active roster bonuses.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 31 $1,800,000 $1,800,000 $1,500,000 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $3,600,000 2.5%
2016 32 $2,300,000 $2,300,000 $1,500,000 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $4,100,000 2.6%
2017 33 $2,700,000 $1,500,000 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $4,500,000 2.7%
2018 34 $3,200,000 $1,500,000 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $5,000,000 2.8%
Total $10,000,000 $6,000,000 $800,000 $400,000 $0 $17,200,000
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Career Earnings: $35,074,000
Career APY: $2,698,000
Potential Earnings: $35,074,000
Total Guarantees: $14,525,000
Largest Cash Payment: $8,100,000 (2015)
Largest Cap Hit: $5,000,000 (2018)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Patriots Drafted Expired 2006 4 $2,035,000 $508,750 $425,000 $2,515,000 123.6% $628,750
Patriots RFA Expired 2010 5 $13,600,000 $3,400,000 $4,000,000 $15,359,000 112.9% $3,071,800
Patriots Franchise Active 2015 4 $17,200,000 $4,300,000 $10,100,000 $17,200,000 100.0% $4,300,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Patriots 13 $35,074,000 $2,698,000 $35,074,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2006 Patriots $275,000 $106,250 $0 $0 $0 $381,250 0.4% $700,000
2007 Patriots $360,000 $106,250 $0 $0 $0 $466,250 0.4% $360,000
2008 Patriots $445,000 $106,250 $0 $0 $0 $551,250 0.5% $445,000
2009 Patriots $1,010,000 $106,250 $0 $0 $0 $1,116,250 0.9% $1,010,000
2010 Patriots $1,759,000 $800,000 $0 $0 $0 $2,559,000 -- $5,759,000
2011 Patriots $1,700,000 $800,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $2,600,000 2.2% $1,800,000
2012 Patriots $2,100,000 $800,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $3,000,000 2.5% $2,200,000
2013 Patriots $2,500,000 $800,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $3,400,000 2.8% $2,600,000
2014 Patriots $2,900,000 $800,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $3,800,000 2.9% $3,000,000
2015 Patriots $1,800,000 $1,800,000 $1,500,000 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $3,600,000 2.5% $8,100,000
2016 Patriots $2,300,000 $2,300,000 $1,500,000 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $4,100,000 2.6% $2,600,000
2017 Patriots $2,700,000 $1,500,000 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $4,500,000 2.7% $3,000,000
2018 Patriots $3,200,000 $1,500,000 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $5,000,000 2.8% $3,500,000
Total $23,049,000 $10,425,000 $800,000 $800,000 $0 $35,074,000   $35,074,000

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Field Goals Field Goal Range PAT
Special MadeAtt.Pct.0-1920-2930-3940-4950+MadeAtt.Pct.
2012 16 43.6% 2935 82.9%0/08/810/129/132/26666 100.0%
2013 16 37.6% 3841 92.7%1/18/813/1311/135/64444 100.0%
2014 16 41.2% 3537 94.6%1/111/1110/1112/131/15151 100.0%
2015 16 38.5% 3336 91.7%0/06/611/1112/144/55252 100.0%
2016 16 36.6% 2732 84.4%0/09/97/99/102/44649 93.9%
2017 16 41.2% 3639 92.3%0/015/159/98/114/44244 95.5%
2018 16 39.1% 2732 84.4%0/011/1110/104/62/54950 98.0%

Financial Reports

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