Derrick Johnson

Inside Linebacker Age: 32 Exp: 10 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#15 overall), 2005 College: Texas
  • Current Contract

    Derrick Johnson signed a 5 year, $27,650,000 contract with the Kansas City Chiefs, including $15,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,530,000. In 2015, Johnson will earn a base salary of $4,000,000, a roster bonus of $1,000,000 and a workout bonus of $250,000. Johnson has a cap hit of $5,250,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $27,650,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,530,000
    Guaranteed $15,000,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2010 Contract details by year 27 $10,475,000 - - $10,475,000 $8,000,000
    2011 Contract details by year 28 $3,150,000 - $250,000 $3,400,000 -
    2012 Contract details by year 29 $3,000,000 - $250,000 $3,250,000 -
    2013 Contract details by year 30 $2,250,000 $1,000,000 $250,000 $3,500,000 $1,000,000
    2014 Contract details by year 31 $3,300,000 $1,000,000 $250,000 $4,550,000 $250,000
    2015 Contract details by year 32 $4,000,000 $1,000,000 $250,000 $5,250,000 -
    2016 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $15 million guaranteed
    • 2011-15 Workout Bonus: $250,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the various reports, including Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2005-2009Entry Level

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $10,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,100,000
    Guaranteed -
    Free Agent: 2010 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Roster Bonus Option Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead
    2005 22 $230,000 $1,190,000 - $500,000 $1,920,000 -
    2006 23 $310,000 - $1,465,000 - $1,775,000 -
    2007 24 $665,000 - $1,465,000 - $2,130,000 -
    2008 25 $745,000 - $1,465,000 - $2,210,000 -
    2009 26 $1,500,000 - $1,465,000 - $2,965,000 -
    2010 Free agent year UFA  
    • 2005 Roster Bonus: $1.19 million
    • 2006 Incentive: $500,000
    • 2006 Option Bonus: $5.86 million
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $230,000 - $1,190,000 - - - $500,000 $1,920,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $310,000 - - - - $5,860,000 - $6,170,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $665,000 - - - - - - $665,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $745,000 - - - - - - $745,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - - - - - - $1,500,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $10,475,000 - - - - - - $10,475,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $3,150,000 - - $250,000 - - - $3,400,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - $250,000 - - - $3,250,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,250,000 - $1,000,000 $250,000 - - - $3,500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $3,300,000 - $1,000,000 $250,000 - - - $4,550,000
    10 seasons $25,625,000 - $3,190,000 $1,000,000 - $5,860,000 $500,000 $36,175,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - $1,000,000 $250,000 - - - $5,250,000
    $29,625,000 - $4,190,000 $1,250,000 - $5,860,000 $500,000 $41,425,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Derrick Johnson ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($5,250,000) Rank
    NFL: #205
    Kansas City Chiefs: #7
    Inside Linebacker: #16

    Total Cash ($5,250,000) Rank
    NFL: #218
    Inside Linebacker: #7

    Average Annual ($5,530,000) Rank
    NFL: #218
    Inside Linebacker: #13