Trey Burton

Tight End

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $8,550,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 4.41%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $6,800,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 4.06%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.80
  • Total Contract Value: $32,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $8,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 8/159 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $18,000,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 235
  • College: Florida
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2014 Undrafted Free Agent (Eagles)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Trey Burton signed a $32 million contract with the Bears on March 14, 2018. Burton received $18 million guaranteed at signing, which includes a $7 million signing bonus and his 2018 and 2019 salaries. Another $4 million in 2020 is currently guaranteed for injury and will become fully guaranteed if Burton is on the roster on the 5th day of the 2019 league year. In 2021 Burton has a roster bonus due on the 5th day of the league year. Another $2.8 million in incentives can be earned over the life of the contract.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201827$2,800,000$1,750,000$1,500,000$0$3,800,000$6,050,0003.4%
2019 📝
March 15: $4M of 2020 base salary becomes fully guaranteed
28$6,700,000$1,750,000$0$100,000$6,700,000$8,550,0004.5%
202029$6,700,000$1,750,000$0$100,000$4,000,000$8,550,0004.3%
2021 📝
March 17: $1M 5th day of league year roster bonus due
30$6,000,000$1,750,000$1,000,000$100,000$0$8,850,000--
Total$22,200,000$7,000,000$2,500,000$300,000$14,500,000$32,000,000
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Career Earnings: $15,583,500
Career APY: $3,116,700
Potential Earnings: $36,283,500
Total Guarantees: $18,000,000
Largest Cash Payment: $11,300,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $8,850,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
EaglesUDFAExpired20143$1,537,500$512,500$0$1,537,500100.0%$512,500
EaglesRFAExpired20171$2,746,000$2,746,000$0$2,746,000100.0%$2,746,000
BearsUFAActive20184$32,000,000$8,000,000$18,000,000$11,300,00035.3%$11,300,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Eagles4$4,283,500$1,070,875$4,283,5000.0%$00.0%
Bears1$11,300,000$11,300,000$6,050,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Eagles$420,000$2,500$0$0$0$422,5000.3%$427,500
2015Eagles$510,000$2,500$0$0$0$512,5000.4%$510,000
2016Eagles$600,000$2,500$0$0$0$602,5000.4%$600,000
2017Eagles$2,746,000$0$0$0$0$2,746,0001.6%$2,746,000
2018Bears$2,800,000$1,750,000$1,500,000$0$3,800,000$6,050,0003.4%$11,300,000
2019Bears$6,700,000$1,750,000$0$100,000$6,700,000$8,550,0004.5%$6,800,000
2020Bears$6,700,000$1,750,000$0$100,000$4,000,000$8,550,0004.3%$6,800,000
2021Bears$6,000,000$1,750,000$1,000,000$100,000$0$8,850,000--$7,100,000
Total$26,476,000$7,007,500$2,500,000$300,000$14,500,000$36,283,500$36,283,500

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2014150.5%55.7%000.005102.0000
2015165.5%84.0%35418.00000.0000
20161529.0%62.3%373278.81000.0000
20171526.5%67.4%2223910.95000.0000
20181680.0%2.0%5456910.56122.0011

Financial Reports

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