Tyron Smith

Left Tackle

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $15,545,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 7.75%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $10,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 5.57%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.64
  • Total Contract Value: $97,600,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $12,200,000
  • Position Ranking: 9/79 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

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201424$1,079,013$3,897,018$1,079,013$4,976,0313.7%
201525$1,039,000$4,000,000$1,039,000$5,039,0003.5%
201626$1,000,000$5,800,000$0$6,800,0004.4%
201727$1,275,000$7,545,000$0$8,820,0005.3%
201828$10,000,000$7,545,000$0$17,545,0009.9%
201929$10,000,000$5,545,000$0$15,545,0008.3%
202030$10,000,000$3,545,000$0$13,545,0006.8%
202131$10,500,000$1,745,000$0$12,245,000--
202232$13,500,000$0$0$13,500,000--
202333$13,600,000$0$0$13,600,000--
Total$71,993,013$39,622,018$2,118,013$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

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CowboysDraftedRenegotiated20115$22,535,098$4,507,020$12,496,098$10,417,08546.2%$3,472,362
CowboysExtensionActive20148$97,600,000$12,200,000$22,118,013$52,118,01353.4%$10,423,603
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys8$62,535,098$7,816,887$51,700,0980.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2011Cowboys$375,000$1,897,018$0$2,272,0181.9%$7,963,072
2012Cowboys$943,004$1,897,018$0$2,840,0222.4%$943,004
2013Cowboys$1,511,009$1,897,018$1,511,009$3,408,0272.8%$1,511,009
2014Cowboys$1,079,013$3,897,018$1,079,013$4,976,0313.7%$11,079,013
2015Cowboys$1,039,000$4,000,000$1,039,000$5,039,0003.5%$11,039,000
2016Cowboys$1,000,000$5,800,000$0$6,800,0004.4%$10,000,000
2017Cowboys$1,275,000$7,545,000$0$8,820,0005.3%$10,000,000
2018Cowboys$10,000,000$7,545,000$0$17,545,0009.9%$10,000,000
2019Cowboys$10,000,000$5,545,000$0$15,545,0008.3%$10,000,000
2020Cowboys$10,000,000$3,545,000$0$13,545,0006.8%$10,000,000
2021Cowboys$10,500,000$1,745,000$0$12,245,000--$10,500,000
2022Cowboys$13,500,000$0$0$13,500,000--$13,500,000
2023Cowboys$13,600,000$0$0$13,600,000--$13,600,000
Total$74,822,026$45,313,072$3,629,022$120,135,098$120,135,098

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
201199.2%0.0%
20121586.3%10.4%
20131699.8%16.4%
201416100.0%19.0%
201516100.0%13.0%
20161378.8%14.3%
20171371.1%12.5%
20181378.9%12.5%
2019195.6%19.2%

Financial Reports

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