Steve Smith

Career Earnings: $81,874,471
Career APY: $5,117,154
Total Guarantees: $37,550,000
Largest Cash Payment: $11,000,000 (2012)
Largest Cap Hit: $9,963,111 (2011)
  • Date of Birth: May 12, 1979
  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 185
  • College: Utah
  • Entry: 2001 Draft, Round 3, #74 overall (Panthers)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PanthersDraftedExpired20013$1,396,000$465,333$1,380,35398.9%$460,118
PanthersUFARenegotiated20046$26,500,000$4,416,667$15,250,00057.5%$5,083,333
PanthersExtensionRenegotiated20073$32,700,000$10,900,000$35,994,118110.1%$7,198,824
PanthersExtensionTerminated20124$30,000,000$7,500,000$17,750,00059.2%$8,875,000
RavensSFAExpired20143$10,500,000$3,500,000$11,500,000109.5%$3,833,333
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Panthers13$70,374,471$5,413,421$61,190,6370.0%$9,000,0000.0%
Ravens3$11,500,000$3,833,333$10,500,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2001Panthers$209,000$166,666$0$0$0$375,6660.6%$709,000
2002Panthers$300,000$166,666$0$0$0$449,0190.6%$282,353
2003Panthers$389,000$166,668$0$0$0$555,6680.7%$389,000
2004Panthers$743,529 $500,000$1,209,411$500,000$100,000$0$2,552,9403.2%$8,600,000
2005Panthers$1,000,000$1,609,411$750,000$100,000$0$3,459,4114.0%$3,850,000
2006Panthers$2,700,000$1,609,411$0$100,000$0$4,409,4114.3%$2,800,000
2007Panthers$1,000,000$3,128,772$0$0$0$4,128,7723.8%$10,300,000
2008Panthers$1,750,000$4,328,772$0$0$0$5,872,8905.1%$7,544,118
2009Panthers$3,400,000$4,572,527$1,025,000$0$0$8,997,5277.3%$5,400,000
2010Panthers$5,750,000$2,963,111$0$0$0$8,713,111--$5,750,000
2011Panthers$7,000,000$2,963,111$0$0$0$9,963,1118.3%$7,000,000
2012Panthers$1,000,000$4,963,111$0$0$0$5,963,1114.9%$11,000,000
2013Panthers$3,750,000$2,000,000$0$0$0$5,750,0004.7%$3,750,000
2014Ravens$1,000,000$1,166,666$0$0$0$2,166,6661.6%$5,500,000
2015Ravens$3,000,000$1,166,666$0$0$0$4,166,6662.9%$3,000,000
2016Ravens$3,000,000$1,166,668$0$0$0$4,166,6682.7%$3,000,000
Total$35,991,529$33,347,637$2,275,000$300,000$0$71,690,637 $78,874,471
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Panthers2014$5,000,000$3,000,000
Panthers2015$4,000,000$0
Total$9,000,000$3,000,000