• 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $2,695,316
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.38%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $9,341,264
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 5.14%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 3.47
  • Total Contract Value: $14,824,238
  • Annual Contract Value: $3,706,060
  • Position Ranking: 2/26 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $14,824,238
  • Age: 23
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 347
  • College: Washington
  • Accrued Seasons: 1
  • Entry: 2018 Draft, Round 1, #12 overall (Buccaneers)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2022, pending fifth year option (UFA)

Contract Notes

Vita Vea signed a four year contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers worth $14,824,238 on May 24, 2018. Vea received a $8,861,264 signing bonus and each year's base salaries are fully guaranteed. Vea was the 12th overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 23 $480,000 $2,215,316 $0 $0 $0 $2,695,316 1.5%
2019 24 $1,153,829 $2,215,316 $0 $0 $0 $3,369,145 1.8%
2020 25 $1,827,658 $2,215,316 $0 $0 $0 $4,042,974 2.0%
2021 26 $2,501,487 $2,215,316 $0 $0 $0 $4,716,803 --
Total $5,962,974 $8,861,264 $0 $0 $0 $14,824,238
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Career Earnings: $9,341,264
Career APY: $9,341,264
Potential Earnings: $14,824,238
Total Guarantees: $14,824,238
Largest Cash Payment: $9,341,264 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $4,716,803 (2021)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Buccaneers Drafted Active 2018 4 $14,824,238 $3,706,060 $14,824,238 $9,341,264 63.0% $9,341,264
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Buccaneers 1 $9,341,264 $9,341,264 $2,695,316 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 Buccaneers $480,000 $2,215,316 $0 $0 $0 $2,695,316 1.5% $9,341,264
2019 Buccaneers $1,153,829 $2,215,316 $0 $0 $0 $3,369,145 1.8% $1,153,829
2020 Buccaneers $1,827,658 $2,215,316 $0 $0 $0 $4,042,974 2.0% $1,827,658
2021 Buccaneers $2,501,487 $2,215,316 $0 $0 $0 $4,716,803 -- $2,501,487
Total $5,962,974 $8,861,264 $0 $0 $0 $14,824,238   $14,824,238

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2018 13 47.0% 13.8%217316440000000

Financial Reports

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