Jordy Nelson

Wide Receiver Age: 29 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#36 overall), 2008 College: Kansas State
  • Current Contract

    Jordy Nelson signed a 4 year, $39,050,000 contract with the Green Bay Packers, including a $11,500,000 signing bonus, $11,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $9,762,500. In 2015, Nelson will earn a base salary of $1,300,000, a roster bonus of $500,000 and a workout bonus of $500,000. Nelson has a cap hit of $4,600,000 while his dead money value is $9,200,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $39,050,000
    Signing Bonus $11,500,000
    Average Salary $9,762,500
    Guaranteed $11,500,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014 Contract details by year $2,000,000 $3,175,000 $500,000 $250,000 $5,925,000 $11,750,000
    2015 Contract details by year $1,300,000 $2,300,000 $500,000 $500,000 $4,600,000 $9,200,000
    2016 Contract details by year $5,500,000 $2,300,000 $500,000 $500,000 $8,800,000 $6,900,000
    2017 Contract details by year $8,250,000 $2,300,000 $500,000 $500,000 $11,550,000 $4,600,000
    2018 Contract details by year $9,250,000 $2,300,000 $500,000 $500,000 $12,550,000 $2,300,000
    2019 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $11.75 million guaranteed (Signing Bonus + 2014 Workout Bonus)
    • Annual Per Game Bonus: $31,250
    • 2014 Workout Bonus: $250,000
    • 2015-18 Workout Bonus: $500,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2014

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $13,100,000
    Signing Bonus $3,500,000
    Average Salary $4,366,667
    Guaranteed $3,500,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 $600,000 $1,300,000 - - $1,900,000 $3,925,000
    2012 $1,000,000 $875,000 $1,700,000 $250,000 $3,825,000 $2,625,000
    2013 $2,700,000 $875,000 $150,000 $250,000 $3,975,000 $1,750,000
    2014 $3,050,000 $875,000 $200,000 $250,000 $4,375,000 $1,125,000
    2015 Free agent year UFA  
    • Incentives: $1.65 million
    • $5 million guaranteed
    • Signing Bonus: $3.5 million
    • 2012 Roster Bonus: $1.5 million
    • 2012-14 Per-Game Bonus: $12,500
    • 2012-14 Workout Bonus: $250,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $295,000 $1,700,000 - $80,000 - - - $2,075,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $385,000 - $1,008,750 - - - - $1,393,750
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $475,000 - - $87,500 - - - $562,500
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $600,000 $3,500,000 - - - - - $4,100,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - $1,700,000 $250,000 - - - $2,950,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,700,000 - $150,000 $250,000 - - - $3,100,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $11,500,000 $500,000 $250,000 - - $23,563 $14,273,563
    Est. Earnings (7 seasons) $7,455,000 $16,700,000 $3,358,750 $917,500 - - $23,563 $28,454,813
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Jordy Nelson ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($4,600,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    NFC: #0
    NFC North: #0
    Green Bay Packers: #0
    Wide Receiver: #0

    Total Cash ($2,300,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Wide Receiver: #0

    Average Annual ($9,762,500) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Wide Receiver: #0