Ray McDonald

Defensive Tackle Age: 30 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#97 overall), 2007 College: Florida
  • Current Contract

    Ray McDonald signed a 1 year, $1,050,000 contract with the Chicago Bears, including an average annual salary of $1,050,000. In 2015, McDonald will earn a base salary of $870,000, a roster bonus of $137,500 and a workout bonus of $30,000. McDonald has a cap hit of $1,037,500.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,050,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $1,050,000
    Guaranteed -
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year $870,000 $137,500 $30,000 $1,037,500 -
    2016 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Per Game Bonus: $6,250
    • Active Roster Bonus: $50,000
    • Incentives: $450,000

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Dead Cap Hit
    2014 Player contract details by year $855,000 $1,000,000 $608,750 $100,000 $667,235 $3,230,985
    2015 Player contract details by year - $1,000,000 $1,355,736 - $2,254,235 $4,609,971

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2015

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $20,100,000
    Signing Bonus $5,000,000
    Average Salary $4,020,000
    Guaranteed $6,000,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 - - - $2,000,000 -
    2012 $2,358,823 $1,000,000 - $100,000 $138,235 $3,597,058 -
    2013 $715,000 $1,000,000 $608,750 $100,000 $138,235 $2,561,985 $5,987,941
    2014 $855,000 $1,000,000 $608,750 $100,000 $667,235 $3,230,985 $7,262,425
    2015 $4,100,000 $1,000,000 $608,750 $100,000 $667,235 $6,475,985 $4,886,440
    2016 $1,000,000 - $746,986 - $529,000 $2,275,986 $2,610,455
    2017 $6,000,000 - - - $529,000 $6,529,000 -
    2018 $6,000,000 - - - $529,000 $6,529,000 -
    2016 Free agent year UFA  
    • $7 million guaranteed
    • 2012 Restructure: $691,176
    • 2012-15 Workout Bonus: $100,000
    • 2013 Option: $2.435 million
    • 2014 Restructure: $2.645M/ 5 years
    • 2017-18 Voidable Years
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $285,000 $592,500 - - - - - $877,500
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $370,000 - - - - - - $370,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $460,000 - - - - - - $460,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $1,101,000 - - - - - - $1,101,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $5,000,000 - - - - - $6,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $2,358,823 - - $100,000 $691,176 - - $3,149,999
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $715,000 - - $100,000 - $2,435,000 - $3,250,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $855,000 - - $100,000 - - - $955,000
    Est. Earnings (8 seasons) $7,144,823 $5,592,500 - $300,000 $691,176 $2,435,000 - $16,163,499
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    11/16/2012 Player contract details by year Hit on Defenseless Player $21,000 for a shot to the head against St. Louis
    - $21,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Ray McDonald ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($1,037,500) Rank
    NFL: #0
    NFC: #0
    NFC North: #0
    Chicago Bears: #0
    Defensive Tackle: #0

    Total Cash ($1,037,500) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Defensive Tackle: #0

    Average Annual ($1,050,000) Rank
    NFL: #811
    Defensive Tackle: #53