Travis Benjamin

Wide Receiver

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $6,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 3.48%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $5,250,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 3.41%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.81
  • Total Contract Value: $24,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 40/331 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $13,000,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 175
  • College: Miami
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 4, #100 overall (Browns)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Travis Benjamin signed a 4 year, $24 million contract with the San Diego Chargers on March 10, 2016.  $13 million is guaranteed including a $5 million signing bonus.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201627$2,750,000$1,250,000$2,750,000$4,000,0002.6%
201728$5,250,000$1,250,000$5,250,000$6,500,0003.9%
201829$5,750,000$1,250,000$0$7,000,0004.0%
201930$5,250,000$1,250,000$0$6,500,0003.5%
Total$19,000,000$5,000,000$8,000,000$24,000,000
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Career Earnings: $21,327,000
Career APY: $3,046,714
Potential Earnings: $26,577,000
Total Guarantees: $13,477,000
Largest Cash Payment: $7,750,000 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $7,000,000 (2018)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BrownsDraftedExpired20124$2,577,000$644,250$477,000$2,577,000100.0%$644,250
ChargersUFAActive20164$24,000,000$6,000,000$13,000,000$18,750,00078.1%$6,250,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Browns4$2,577,000$644,250$2,577,0000.0%$00.0%
Chargers3$18,750,000$6,250,000$17,500,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2012Browns$390,000$119,250$0$509,2500.4%$867,000
2013Browns$480,000$119,250$0$599,2500.5%$480,000
2014Browns$570,000$119,250$0$689,2500.5%$570,000
2015Browns$660,000$119,250$0$779,2500.5%$660,000
2016Chargers$2,750,000$1,250,000$2,750,000$4,000,0002.6%$7,750,000
2017Chargers$5,250,000$1,250,000$5,250,000$6,500,0003.9%$5,250,000
2018Chargers$5,750,000$1,250,000$0$7,000,0004.0%$5,750,000
2019Chargers$5,250,000$1,250,000$0$6,500,0003.5%$5,250,000
Total$21,100,000$5,477,000$8,000,000$26,577,000$26,577,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20121429.0%3.5%1829816.6266611.0011
2013813.0%8.7%510521.0014545.0021
20141636.4%12.0%1831417.433113.7020
20151677.1%14.9%6896614.254123.0032
20161451.5%3.8%4767714.442-3-1.5053
20171653.2%18.9%3047115.7311928.4020
20181227.9%5.0%1218615.517415.9000

Financial Reports

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