Nick Swisher

Outfield Age: 35 Exp: 11.031 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#16 overall), 2002 College: Ohio State Agent(s): Dan Lozano (Relativity Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Nick Swisher signed a 4 year / $56,000,000 contract with the Cleveland Indians, including $56,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $14,000,000. In 2016, Swisher will earn a base salary of $15,000,000. Swisher has a cap hit of $10,000,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $56,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $14,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2013 Contract details by year 32 $11,000,000 $11,000,000
    2014 Contract details by year 33 $15,000,000 $15,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year 34 $4,754,098 $4,754,098
    2016 Contract details by year 35 $15,000,000 $10,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 36 $14,000,000 $14,000,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 37 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2017 option guaranteed if Swisher has 550 plate appearances in 2016 and passes physical at the end of the 2016 season
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015 Dead Money

    Year   Base Salary Dead Cap Hit
    2015 Contract details by year $10,245,902 $10,245,902
    2016 Contract details by year $5,000,000 $5,000,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2002 Player Cash Earnings - $1,780,000 - $1,780,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $316,500 - - $316,500
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $335,000 - - $335,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $700,000 $500,000 - $1,200,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $5,300,000 - - $5,300,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $6,750,000 - - $6,750,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $10,250,000 - - $10,250,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $11,000,000 - - $11,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - - $15,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $4,754,098 - - $4,754,098
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $10,245,902 - - $10,245,902
    Est. Earnings (11 seasons) $77,151,500 $2,280,000 - $79,431,500
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    $92,151,500 $2,280,000 - $94,431,500
    * denotes deferred payment
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Nick Swisher ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($10,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #118
    Atlanta Braves: #3
    Outfield: #1

    Total Cash ($15,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #71
    Outfield: #1

    Average Annual ($14,000,000) Rank
    MLB: #79
    Outfield: #1
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    Current Contract

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    Comparable Players

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Nick Swisher's Calculated Market Value

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