Zack Martin

Right Guard

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $14,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 6.99%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $10,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 5.70%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.71
  • Total Contract Value: $84,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $14,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 1/93 at RG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $32,000,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 308
  • College: Notre Dame
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 1, #16 overall (Cowboys)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Zack Martin signed a 6 year, $84 million contract extension with the Cowboys on June 14, 2018. The contract has $40 million in guarantees, $32 million of which is guaranteed at signing. The guarantee is made up of a $20 million signing bonus, $2 million 2018 base salary guarantee, and $10 million 2019 base salary guarantee. $8 million of Martin's 2020 salary is guaranteed for injury and will become fully guaranteed on the 5th day of the 2019 league year. If Martin is on the roster on the 5th day of the 2024 league year he will earn a $1 million roster bonus.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201828$2,000,000$4,000,000$0$2,000,000$6,000,0003.4%
2019 📝
March 17: $8M of 2020 salary is fully guaranteed
29$10,000,000$4,000,000$0$10,000,000$14,000,0007.4%
202030$11,000,000$4,000,000$0$8,000,000$15,000,0007.5%
202131$11,000,000$4,000,000$0$0$15,000,000--
202232$11,841,000$4,000,000$0$0$15,841,000--
202333$13,500,000$0$0$0$13,500,000--
202434$13,000,000$0$1,000,000$0$14,000,000--
Total$72,341,000$20,000,000$1,000,000$20,000,000$93,341,000
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Career Earnings: $30,967,798
Career APY: $6,193,560
Potential Earnings: $102,308,798
Total Guarantees: $40,967,798
Largest Cash Payment: $22,000,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $15,841,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CowboysDraftedRenegotiated20144$8,967,798$2,241,950$8,967,798$8,967,798100.0%$2,241,950
CowboysExtensionActive20186$84,000,000$14,000,000$32,000,000$22,000,00026.2%$22,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys5$30,967,798$6,193,560$14,967,7980.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Cowboys$420,000$1,210,509$0$420,000$1,630,5091.2%$5,262,036
2015Cowboys$827,627$1,210,509$0$827,627$2,038,1361.4%$827,627
2016Cowboys$1,235,254$1,210,509$0$1,235,254$2,445,7631.6%$1,235,254
2017Cowboys$1,642,881$1,210,509$0$1,642,881$2,853,3901.7%$1,642,881
2018Cowboys$2,000,000$4,000,000$0$2,000,000$6,000,0003.4%$22,000,000
2019Cowboys$10,000,000$4,000,000$0$10,000,000$14,000,0007.4%$10,000,000
2020Cowboys$11,000,000$4,000,000$0$8,000,000$15,000,0007.5%$11,000,000
2021Cowboys$11,000,000$4,000,000$0$0$15,000,000--$11,000,000
2022Cowboys$11,841,000$4,000,000$0$0$15,841,000--$11,841,000
2023Cowboys$13,500,000$0$0$0$13,500,000--$13,500,000
2024Cowboys$13,000,000$0$1,000,000$0$14,000,000--$14,000,000
Total$76,466,762$24,842,036$1,000,000$24,125,762$102,308,798$102,308,798

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
20141699.4%17.4%
201516100.0%13.0%
201616100.0%18.0%
20171695.6%16.2%
20181481.5%13.5%

Financial Reports

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