• 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $2,695,316
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.38%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $9,341,264
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 5.13%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 3.47
  • Total Contract Value: $14,824,238
  • Annual Contract Value: $3,706,060
  • Position Ranking: 3/36 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $14,824,238
  • Age: 23
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 347
  • College: Washington
  • Accrued Seasons: 0
  • 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

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201823$480,000$2,215,316$0$0$0$2,695,3161.5%
201924$1,153,829$2,215,316$0$0$0$3,369,1451.8%
202025$1,827,658$2,215,316$0$0$0$4,042,9742.0%
202126$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: $8,861,264
Career APY: $0
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

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BuccaneersDraftedActive20184$14,824,238$3,706,060$8,861,26459.8%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Buccaneers0$8,861,264$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2018Buccaneers$480,000$2,215,316$0$0$0$2,695,3161.5%$9,341,264
2019Buccaneers$1,153,829$2,215,316$0$0$0$3,369,1451.8%$1,153,829
2020Buccaneers$1,827,658$2,215,316$0$0$0$4,042,9742.0%$1,827,658
2021Buccaneers$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

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2018632.7%10.4%2110010000000

Financial Reports

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