Henry Melton

Defensive Tackle Age: 28 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#105 overall), 2009 College: Texas
  • Current Contract

    Henry Melton signed a 4 year / $27,501,000 contract with the Dallas Cowboys, including a $1,001,000 signing bonus, $1,001,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $6,875,250.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $27,501,000
    Signing Bonus $1,001,000
    Average Salary $6,875,250
    Guaranteed $1,001,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014 Contract details by year $1,250,000 $250,250 $859,375 $2,359,625 $1,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year $9,000,000 $250,250 - $9,250,250 $750,750
    2016 Contract details by year $7,500,000 $250,250 - $7,750,250 $500,500
    2017 Contract details by year $7,500,000 $250,250 - $7,750,250 $250,250
    2017 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2014 Per Game Bonus: $78,125
    • 2014 Incentives: $1.5 million
    • If he's on the roster the 1st league day of 2015, a 3 year $24M extension with $9M guaranteed vests.

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2013Franchise Tag

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $8,450,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $8,450,000
    Guaranteed $8,450,000
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Cap Hit Dead
    2013 $8,450,000 $8,450,000 $8,450,000
    Free agent year 2014 UFA  
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $310,000 $1,022,460 - - - - $821,230
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $320,000 $511,230 - - - - $320,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 $511,230 - - - - $480,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $565,000 $511,230 - - - - $565,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $8,450,000 $511,230 - - - - $8,450,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,250,000 $2,513,230 $859,375 - - - $3,110,375
    Est. Earnings $11,375,000 $5,580,610 $859,375 - - - $13,746,605
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    11/30/2012 Player contract details by year Face Mask $7,875 for grabbing the face mask of Vikings RB Adrian Peterson
  • 2014 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Henry Melton ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($2,359,625) Rank
    NFL: #462
    NFC: #224
    NFC East: #0
    Dallas Cowboys: #11
    Defensive Tackle: #32

    Total Cash ($3,110,375) Rank
    NFL: #383
    Defensive Tackle: #27

    Average Annual ($6,875,250) Rank
    NFL: #143
    Defensive Tackle: #7