• 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $3,369,145
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.74%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $1,153,829
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.59%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.34
  • Total Contract Value: $14,824,238
  • Annual Contract Value: $3,706,060
  • Position Ranking: 25/133 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $14,824,238
  • Age: 24
  • 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

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201823$480,000$2,215,316$2,695,3161.5%
201924$1,153,829$2,215,316$3,369,1451.8%
202025$1,827,658$2,215,316$4,042,9742.0%
202126$2,501,487$2,215,316$4,716,803--
Total$5,962,974$8,861,264$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

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BuccaneersDraftedActive20184$14,824,238$3,706,060$14,824,238$9,341,26463.0%$9,341,264
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Buccaneers1$9,341,264$9,341,264$2,695,3160.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Buccaneers$480,000$2,215,316$2,695,3161.5%$9,341,264
2019Buccaneers$1,153,829$2,215,316$3,369,1451.8%$1,153,829
2020Buccaneers$1,827,658$2,215,316$4,042,9742.0%$1,827,658
2021Buccaneers$2,501,487$2,215,316$4,716,803--$2,501,487
Total$5,962,974$8,861,264$14,824,238$14,824,238

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20181347.0%13.8%217316440000000

Financial Reports

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