Jamaal Charles

Running Back Age: 28 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#73 overall), 2008 College: Texas Agent(s): 3SG Sports Management Group
  • Current Contract

    Jamaal Charles signed a 2 year, $18,100,000 contract with the Kansas City Chiefs, including $8,300,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $9,050,000. In 2015, Charles will earn a base salary of $4,450,000, a roster bonus of $1,937,500 and a workout bonus of $250,000. Charles has a cap hit of $7,970,835 while his dead money value is $1,333,334.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $18,100,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $9,050,000
    Guaranteed $8,300,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014 Contract details by year 27 $4,100,000 $3,950,000 $1,333,333 $250,000 $9,633,333 $10,716,666
    2015 Contract details by year 28 $4,450,000 $1,937,500 $1,333,335 $250,000 $7,970,835 $1,333,334
    2016 Contract details by year 29 $2,750,000 $3,000,000 - $250,000 $6,000,000 -
    2017 Contract details by year 30 $3,750,000 $3,000,000 - $250,000 $7,000,000 -
    2018 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $8.3M guaranteed (2014 base, reporting, roster, & workout bonus)
    • 2014-15 Reporting Bonus: $1 million
    • 2016-17 Reporting Bonus: $2 million
    • 2015-17 Per Game Bonus: $62,500
    • 2014-17 Workout Bonus: $250,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the various reports, including Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2010-2015

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $27,970,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $4,661,667
    Guaranteed $13,000,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2010 23 $470,000 $200,000 - $1,333,333 - $2,003,333 -
    2011 24 $3,350,000 - - $1,333,333 $250,000 $4,933,333 $6,666,667
    2012 25 $3,250,000 - - $1,333,333 $250,000 $4,833,333 $5,333,334
    2013 26 $1,750,000 - $1,000,000 $1,333,333 $250,000 $4,333,333 $4,000,001
    2014 27 $2,650,000 - $1,000,000 $1,333,333 $250,000 $5,233,333 $2,916,668
    2015 28 $4,750,000 - $1,000,000 $1,333,334 $250,000 $7,333,334 $1,333,335
    2016 Free agent year UFA  
    • $13 million guaranteed.
    • 2010 Option Bonus: $8 million
    • 2013-15 Roster Bonus: $1 million
    • 2011-15 Workout Bonus: $250,000
    • $5 million in incentives
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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 $600,000 - - - - - $895,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $385,000 - - - - - - $385,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings - - - - - $8,000,000 - $8,000,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $3,350,000 - - $250,000 - - - $3,600,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $3,250,000 - - $250,000 - - - $3,500,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,750,000 - $1,000,000 $250,000 - - - $3,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $4,100,000 - $3,950,000 $250,000 - - - $8,300,000
    7 seasons $13,130,000 $600,000 $4,950,000 $1,000,000 - $8,000,000 - $27,680,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $4,450,000 - $1,937,500 $250,000 - - - $6,637,500
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,750,000 - $3,000,000 $250,000 - - - $6,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $3,750,000 - $3,000,000 $250,000 - - - $7,000,000
    $24,080,000 $600,000 $12,887,500 $1,750,000 - $8,000,000 - $47,317,500
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Jamaal Charles ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($7,970,835) Rank
    NFL: #102
    Kansas City Chiefs: #4
    Running Back: #6

    Total Cash ($6,637,500) Rank
    NFL: #154
    Running Back: #7

    Average Annual ($9,050,000) Rank
    NFL: #73
    Running Back: #3