D'Qwell Jackson

Inside Linebacker Age: 31 Exp: 9 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#34 overall), 2006 College: Maryland
  • Current Contract

    D'Qwell Jackson signed a 4 year, $22,000,000 contract with the Indianapolis Colts, including a $1,000,000 signing bonus, $11,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,500,000. In 2015, Jackson will earn a base salary of $870,000 and a roster bonus of $4,630,000. Jackson has a cap hit of $5,750,000 while his dead money value is $5,380,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $22,000,000
    Signing Bonus $1,000,000
    Average Salary $5,500,000
    Guaranteed $11,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014 Contract details by year $4,500,000 $250,000 - $4,750,000 $10,130,000
    2015 Contract details by year $870,000 $250,000 $4,630,000 $5,750,000 $5,380,000
    2016 Contract details by year $5,500,000 $250,000 - $5,750,000 $500,000
    2017 Contract details by year $5,000,000 $250,000 $500,000 $5,750,000 $250,000
    2018 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $10.13M guaranteed (2014 base + 2015 roster bonus + signing bonus)
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $4.63 million (March 14, 2014)
    • 2017 Roster Bonus: $500,000

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2016

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $38,500,000
    Signing Bonus $7,000,000
    Average Salary $7,700,000
    Guaranteed $14,000,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2012 $3,400,000 $1,400,000 $1,300,000 $100,000 $6,200,000 -
    2013 $3,600,000 $1,400,000 $1,300,000 $100,000 $6,400,000 $9,200,000
    2014 $3,933,333 $1,400,000 $4,000,000 $100,000 $9,433,333 $4,200,000
    2015 $7,733,333 $1,400,000 $500,000 $300,000 $9,933,333 -
    2016 $7,000,000 $1,400,000 $500,000 $300,000 $9,200,000 -
    2017 Free agent year UFA  
    • Signing Bonus: $7 million
    • $10.4 million guaranteed (2012 salary, signing bonus)
    • 2012-13 Roster Bonus: $1 million
    • 2014 Roster Bonus: $4 million
    • 2015-16 Roster Bonus: $500,000
    • 2012-14 Workout Bonus: $100,000
    • 2015-16 Workout Bonus:$300,000
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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 $1,900,000 - - - - - $2,175,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $360,000 - - - - - - $360,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $515,000 - - - - - - $515,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $640,000 - - - - - - $640,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $1,759,000 - - - - - - $1,759,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $4,750,000 - - - - - - $4,750,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $3,400,000 $7,000,000 $1,300,000 $100,000 - - - $11,800,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $3,600,000 - $1,300,000 $100,000 - - - $5,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 $1,000,000 - - - - - $5,500,000
    Est. Earnings (9 seasons) $19,799,000 $9,900,000 $2,600,000 $200,000 - - - $32,499,000
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    10/26/2012 Player contract details by year Late Hit $7,875 for late hit on Colts running back Vick Ballard
    - $7,875
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how D'Qwell Jackson ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($5,750,000) Rank
    NFL: #190
    AFC: #102
    AFC South: #28
    Indianapolis Colts: #10
    Inside Linebacker: #12

    Total Cash ($5,500,000) Rank
    NFL: #182
    Inside Linebacker: #8

    Average Annual ($5,500,000) Rank
    NFL: #217
    Inside Linebacker: #17