Zay Jones

Wide Receiver

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $1,540,863
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 0.82%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $773,173
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 0.60%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.50
  • Total Contract Value: $6,779,798
  • Annual Contract Value: $1,694,950
  • Position Ranking: 8/78 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,308,933
  • Age: 23
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 201
  • College: East Carolina
  • Accrued Seasons: 2
  • Entry: 2017 Draft, Round 2, #37 overall (Bills)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Zay Jones signed a 4 year contract worth $6,779,798 with the Bills on May 18, 2017. Jones received a guarantee worth $4,308,933 including a $3,070,760 signing bonus.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2017 22 $465,000 $465,000 $767,690 $0 $0 $0 $1,232,690 0.7%
2018 23 $773,173 $773,173 $767,690 $0 $0 $0 $1,540,863 0.9%
2019 24 $1,031,346 $767,690 $0 $50,000 $0 $1,849,036 1.0%
2020 25 $1,339,519 $767,690 $0 $50,000 $0 $2,157,209 1.1%
Total $3,609,038 $3,070,760 $0 $100,000 $0 $6,779,798
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Career Earnings: $4,308,933
Career APY: $2,154,467
Potential Earnings: $6,779,798
Total Guarantees: $4,308,933
Largest Cash Payment: $3,535,760 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $2,157,209 (2020)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Bills Drafted Active 2017 4 $6,779,798 $1,694,950 $4,308,933 $4,308,933 63.6% $2,154,467
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Bills 2 $4,308,933 $2,154,467 $2,773,553 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2017 Bills $465,000 $465,000 $767,690 $0 $0 $0 $1,232,690 0.7% $3,535,760
2018 Bills $773,173 $773,173 $767,690 $0 $0 $0 $1,540,863 0.9% $773,173
2019 Bills $1,031,346 $767,690 $0 $50,000 $0 $1,849,036 1.0% $1,081,346
2020 Bills $1,339,519 $767,690 $0 $50,000 $0 $2,157,209 1.1% $1,389,519
Total $3,609,038 $3,070,760 $0 $100,000 $0 $6,779,798   $6,779,798

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Receiving Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special RecYardsAvgTD AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2017 15 75.2% 0.9%2529111.62000.0000
2018 16 88.9% 0.5%5665211.67100.0010

Financial Reports

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