Travis Benjamin

Wide Receiver

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $6,500,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 3.82%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $5,250,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 3.38%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.81
  • Total Contract Value: $24,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 42/637 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $13,000,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 175
  • College: Miami
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 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

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201627$2,750,000 $2,750,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$4,000,0002.6%
201728$5,250,000 $5,250,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$6,500,0003.9%
201829$5,750,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$7,000,0003.9%
201930$5,250,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$6,500,0003.4%
Total$19,000,000$5,000,000$0$0$0$24,000,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $10,327,000
Years: 5
Career APY: $2,065,400
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BrownsDrafted20124$2,577,000$644,250$2,577,000100.0%$644,250
ChargersUFAActive20164$24,000,000$6,000,000$7,750,00032.3%$7,750,000
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%
Chargers1$7,750,000$7,750,000$4,000,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2012Browns$390,000$119,250$0$0$0$509,2500.4%
2013Browns$480,000$119,250$0$0$0$599,2500.5%
2014Browns$570,000$119,250$0$0$0$689,2500.5%
2015Browns$660,000$119,250$0$0$0$779,2500.5%
2016Chargers$2,750,000 $2,750,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$4,000,0002.6%
2017Chargers$5,250,000 $5,250,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$6,500,0003.9%
2018Chargers$5,750,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$7,000,0003.9%
2019Chargers$5,250,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$6,500,0003.4%
Total$21,100,000$5,477,000$0$0$0$26,577,000 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20141636.4%12.0%1831417.433113.7020
20151677.1%14.9%6896614.254123.0032
20161451.5%3.8%4767714.442-3-1.5053
2017657.9%16.9%1319815.2122311.5010

Financial Reports

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