Tyron Smith

Left Tackle

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $15,545,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 7.70%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $10,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 8.34%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.64
  • Total Contract Value: $97,600,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $12,200,000
  • Position Ranking: 1/8 at LT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $22,118,013
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 318
  • College: USC
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 1, #9 overall (Cowboys)
  • Year Signed: 2014
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)

Contract Notes

LT Tyron Smith signed an 8 year, $97.6 million contract extension with the Dallas Cowboys on July 30, 2014. Smith, who had two years remaining on his rookie contract, received a $10 million signing bonus.  His 2014 and 2015 salaries are fully guaranteed to bring the full guarantee of the contract to $22.118 million. Smith’s 2016 salary can also become fully guaranteed. $500,000 in yearly salary is tied to participation in workouts. On March 9, 2015 Smith converted $10 million of his base salary to a signing bonus to create $8 million in cap space. In 2016 Smith converted $9 million of base salary to bonus money for salary cap relief. On February 21, 2017 Smith converted $8.725 million of his base salary to a signing bonus to provide the Cowboys with $6.98 million of cap relief.

Tyrone Smith restructured his contract on March 14, 2016 converting $9 million of his $10 million base salary to a signing bonus. The move created $7.2 million in cap room in 2016 while adding $1.8 million to the next four years cap charges.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2014 24 $1,079,013 $1,079,013 $3,897,018 $0 $0 $0 $4,976,031 3.7%
2015 25 $1,039,000 $1,039,000 $4,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $5,039,000 3.5%
2016 26 $1,000,000 $5,800,000 $0 $0 $0 $6,800,000 4.4%
2017 27 $1,275,000 $7,545,000 $0 $0 $0 $8,820,000 5.3%
2018 28 $10,000,000 $7,545,000 $0 $0 $0 $17,545,000 9.9%
2019 29 $10,000,000 $5,545,000 $0 $0 $0 $15,545,000 8.2%
2020 30 $10,000,000 $3,545,000 $0 $0 $0 $13,545,000 6.8%
2021 31 $10,500,000 $1,745,000 $0 $0 $0 $12,245,000 --
2022 32 $13,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $13,500,000 --
2023 33 $13,600,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $13,600,000 --
Total $71,993,013 $39,622,018 $0 $0 $0 $111,615,031
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Career Earnings: $62,535,098
Career APY: $7,816,887
Potential Earnings: $120,135,098
Total Guarantees: $34,614,111
Largest Cash Payment: $13,600,000 (2023)
Largest Cap Hit: $17,545,000 (2018)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Cowboys Drafted Renegotiated 2011 5 $22,535,098 $4,507,020 $12,496,098 $10,417,085 46.2% $3,472,362
Cowboys Extension Active 2014 8 $97,600,000 $12,200,000 $22,118,013 $52,118,013 53.4% $10,423,603
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys 8 $62,535,098 $7,816,887 $51,700,098 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2011 Cowboys $375,000 $1,897,018 $0 $0 $0 $2,272,018 1.9% $7,963,072
2012 Cowboys $943,004 $1,897,018 $0 $0 $0 $2,840,022 2.4% $943,004
2013 Cowboys $1,511,009 $1,511,009 $1,897,018 $0 $0 $0 $3,408,027 2.8% $1,511,009
2014 Cowboys $1,079,013 $1,079,013 $3,897,018 $0 $0 $0 $4,976,031 3.7% $11,079,013
2015 Cowboys $1,039,000 $1,039,000 $4,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $5,039,000 3.5% $11,039,000
2016 Cowboys $1,000,000 $5,800,000 $0 $0 $0 $6,800,000 4.4% $10,000,000
2017 Cowboys $1,275,000 $7,545,000 $0 $0 $0 $8,820,000 5.3% $10,000,000
2018 Cowboys $10,000,000 $7,545,000 $0 $0 $0 $17,545,000 9.9% $10,000,000
2019 Cowboys $10,000,000 $5,545,000 $0 $0 $0 $15,545,000 8.2% $10,000,000
2020 Cowboys $10,000,000 $3,545,000 $0 $0 $0 $13,545,000 6.8% $10,000,000
2021 Cowboys $10,500,000 $1,745,000 $0 $0 $0 $12,245,000 -- $10,500,000
2022 Cowboys $13,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $13,500,000 -- $13,500,000
2023 Cowboys $13,600,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $13,600,000 -- $13,600,000
Total $74,822,026 $45,313,072 $0 $0 $0 $120,135,098   $120,135,098

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps
Offense Special
2011 99.2% 0.0%
2012 15 86.3% 10.4%
2013 16 99.8% 16.4%
2014 16 100.0% 19.0%
2015 16 100.0% 13.0%
2016 13 78.8% 14.3%
2017 13 71.1% 12.5%
2018 13 78.9% 12.5%

Financial Reports

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