Jay Cutler

Quarterback Age: 32 Exp: 10 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#11 overall), 2006 College: Vanderbilt Agent(s): Bus Cook Sports
  • Current Contract

    Jay Cutler signed a 7 year, $126,700,000 contract with the Chicago Bears, including $54,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $18,100,000. In 2016, Cutler will earn a base salary of $16,000,000. Cutler has a cap hit of $17,000,000 while his dead money value is $13,000,000.

    Contract: 7 yr(s) / $126,700,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $18,100,000
    Guaranteed $54,000,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014 Contract details by year 30 $17,500,000 - - - $1,000,000 $18,500,000 $38,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year 31 $15,500,000 - - - $1,000,000 $16,500,000 $29,500,000
    2016 Contract details by year 32 $16,000,000 - - - $1,000,000 $17,000,000 $13,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 33 $12,500,000 - $2,500,000 - $1,000,000 $16,000,000 $2,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 34 $13,500,000 - $2,500,000 - $1,000,000 $17,000,000 $1,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year 35 $17,500,000 - $2,500,000 - - $20,000,000 -
    2020 Contract details by year 36 $19,200,000 - $2,500,000 - - $21,700,000 -
    2021 Free Agent Year 37 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2014-15 salaries guarantee 3/14/2014 ($38 million)
    • $5M of 2014 salary deferred to 2015
    • $10 million of 2016 salary guarantees 3/12/2015
    • $6 million of 2016 salary guarantees 3/11/2016
    • Roster Bonus: $2.5 million per year ($156,250 each game on active roster)
    • Workout: $500,000 annual de-escalator from base salary for failure to show up to offseason workout program
    • 2014 Restructure: $5 million/5 years

    Previous Contracts

    2009-2013

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $50,370,000
    Signing Bonus $7,000,000
    Average Salary $10,074,000
    Guaranteed $20,000,000
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2009 25 $10,034,999 $1,400,000 $100,000 $11,534,999 -
    2010 26 $7,000,000 $1,400,000 $500,000 $8,900,000 -
    2011 27 $7,600,000 $1,400,000 $500,000 $9,500,000 -
    2012 28 $7,700,000 $1,400,000 $500,000 $9,600,000 -
    2013 29 $8,470,000 $1,400,000 $500,000 $10,370,000 $1,400,000
    2014 Free agent year 30 UFA  
    • $20 million guaranteed
    • Signing Bonus: $7 million
    • Workout Bonus: $500,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $275,000 - $1,275,000 - - - - $1,550,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $360,000 - - - - $7,887,500 - $8,247,500
    2008 Player Cash Earnings - - - $100,000 - - - $747,500
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $10,034,999 - - $100,000 - - - $10,134,999
    2009 Player Cash Earnings - - - - - - - $4,732,500
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $500,000 - - - $7,500,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $7,600,000 - - $500,000 - - - $8,100,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $7,700,000 - - $500,000 - - - $8,200,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $8,470,000 - - $500,000 - - - $8,970,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $17,500,000 - - - - - $6,808 $17,506,808
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $15,500,000 - - - $5,000,000 - - $20,500,000
    10 seasons $74,439,999 - $1,275,000 $2,200,000 $5,000,000 $7,887,500 $6,808 $96,189,307
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 - - - - - - $16,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $12,500,000 - $2,500,000 - - - - $15,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $13,500,000 - $2,500,000 - - - - $16,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $17,500,000 - $2,500,000 - - - - $20,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $19,200,000 - $2,500,000 - - - - $21,700,000
    $153,139,999 - $11,275,000 $2,200,000 $5,000,000 $7,887,500 $6,808 $184,889,307
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    11/30/2012 Player contract details by year Unsportsmanlike Conduct $10,000 Throwing the ball at A.J. Jefferson (MIN)
    11/13/2009 Player contract details by year Verbal or other Non-Physical Offense Against Official $20,000 Verbally abusing an official
    - $30,000
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Jay Cutler ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($17,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #19
    Chicago Bears: #1
    Quarterback: #15

    Total Cash ($16,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #16
    Quarterback: #11

    Average Annual ($18,100,000) Rank
    NFL: #13
    Quarterback: #12
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Jay Cutler's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

    Trending Up

    • Week 17 Rating: 23.52
    • AAV: $18,100,000
    • Free Agent: 2021

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 226.46
    • Points/Game: 15.1
    • Points/Snap: 0.23


    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Pass Att Pass Cmp Pass Cmp% Pass Yds Pass Yds/Cmp Pass TD Pass INT Rush Att Rush Yds Rush TD Fum Prod Pts
    2015 15 15 992 483 311 64.4 3659 11.8 21 11 38 201 1 8 226.46
    2014 15 15 969 561 370 66 3812 10.3 28 18 39 191 2 12 255.58
    2013 11 11 636 356 225 63.2 2619 11.6 19 12 23 118 0 5 168.56
    2012 15 15 920 434 255 58.8 3033 11.9 19 14 41 233 0 8 184.62
    2011 10 10 0 314 182 58 2319 12.7 13 7 18 56 1 7 136.36
    2010 15 15 0 432 261 60.4 3274 12.5 23 16 51 232 1 10 210.16
    2009 16 16 0 555 336 60.5 3666 10.9 27 26 40 173 1 9 227.94
    2008 16 16 0 616 384 62.3 4526 11.8 25 18 57 200 2 5 277.04
    2007 16 16 0 467 297 63.6 3497 11.8 20 14 44 205 1 11 210.38
    2006 5 5 0 137 81 59.1 1001 12.4 9 5 12 18 0 8 63.84
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

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    Comparable Players

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Jay Cutler's Calculated Market Value

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