Stephen Gostkowski

Kicker

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $3,050,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.55%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $4,250,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 2.65%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.39
  • Total Contract Value: $8,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,250,000
  • Position Ranking: 3/42 at K
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,700,000
  • Age: 35
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 215
  • College: Memphis
  • Accrued Seasons: 13
  • Entry: 2006 Draft, Round 4, #118 overall (Patriots)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Stephen Gostkowski signed a two year, $8.5 million contract with the Patriots on April 10, 2019. Gostkowski's contract has $3.7 million in guarantees including a $2.4 million signing bonus.

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

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201935$1,100,000$1,200,000$750,000$1,100,000$3,050,0001.6%
202036$3,500,000$1,200,000$750,000$200,000$5,450,0002.7%
Total$4,600,000$2,400,000$1,500,000$1,300,000$8,500,000
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Career Earnings: $37,474,000
Career APY: $2,882,615
Potential Earnings: $43,574,000
Total Guarantees: $18,225,000
Largest Cash Payment: $8,100,000 (2015)
Largest Cap Hit: $5,450,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsDraftedExpired20064$2,035,000$508,750$425,000$2,515,000123.6%$628,750
PatriotsRFAExpired20105$13,600,000$3,400,000$4,000,000$15,359,000112.9%$3,071,800
PatriotsFranchiseExpired20154$17,200,000$4,300,000$10,100,000$17,200,000100.0%$4,300,000
PatriotsUFAActive20192$8,500,000$4,250,000$3,700,000$2,400,00028.2%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots13$37,474,000$2,882,615$35,074,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2006Patriots$275,000$106,250$0$0$0$381,2500.4%$700,000
2007Patriots$360,000$106,250$0$0$0$466,2500.4%$360,000
2008Patriots$445,000$106,250$0$0$0$551,2500.5%$445,000
2009Patriots$1,010,000$106,250$0$0$0$1,116,2500.9%$1,010,000
2010Patriots$1,759,000$800,000$0$0$0$2,559,000--$5,759,000
2011Patriots$1,700,000$800,000$0$100,000$0$2,600,0002.2%$1,800,000
2012Patriots$2,100,000$800,000$0$100,000$0$3,000,0002.5%$2,200,000
2013Patriots$2,500,000$800,000$0$100,000$0$3,400,0002.8%$2,600,000
2014Patriots$2,900,000$800,000$0$100,000$0$3,800,0002.9%$3,000,000
2015Patriots$1,800,000$1,500,000$200,000$100,000$1,800,000$3,600,0002.5%$8,100,000
2016Patriots$2,300,000$1,500,000$200,000$100,000$2,300,000$4,100,0002.6%$2,600,000
2017Patriots$2,700,000$1,500,000$200,000$100,000$0$4,500,0002.7%$3,000,000
2018Patriots$3,200,000$1,500,000$200,000$100,000$0$5,000,0002.8%$3,500,000
2019Patriots$1,100,000$1,200,000$750,000$0$1,100,000$3,050,0001.6%$4,250,000
2020Patriots$3,500,000$1,200,000$750,000$0$200,000$5,450,0002.7%$4,250,000
Total$27,649,000$12,825,000$2,300,000$800,000$5,400,000$43,574,000$43,574,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsField GoalsField Goal RangePAT
SpecialMadeAtt.Pct.0-1920-2930-3940-4950+MadeAtt.Pct.
20121643.6%293582.9%0/08/810/129/132/26666100.0%
20131637.6%384192.7%1/18/813/1311/135/64444100.0%
20141641.2%353794.6%1/111/1110/1112/131/15151100.0%
20151638.5%333691.7%0/06/611/1112/144/55252100.0%
20161636.6%273284.4%0/09/97/99/102/4464993.9%
20171641.2%363992.3%0/015/159/98/114/4424495.5%
20181639.1%273284.4%0/011/1110/104/62/5495098.0%

Financial Reports

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