Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker Age: 26 Exp: 4 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#70 overall), 2011 College: Georgia Agent(s): Joel Segal (Lagardere Unlimited)
  • Current Contract

    Justin Houston signed a 1 year, $13,195,000 contract with the Kansas City Chiefs, including an average annual salary of $13,195,000. In 2015, Houston will earn a base salary of $13,195,000. Houston has a cap hit of $13,195,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $13,195,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $13,195,000
    Guaranteed -
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year $13,195,000 $13,195,000 -
    2016 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2014Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $2,786,248
    Signing Bonus $671,248
    Average Salary $696,562
    Guaranteed $671,248
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 $375,000 $167,812 - $542,812 -
    2012 $465,000 $167,812 $25,000 $657,812 -
    2013 $555,000 $167,812 $25,000 $747,812 $360,624
    2014 $1,406,000 $167,812 $25,000 $1,598,812 $192,812
    2015 Free agent year UFA  
    • 2012-14 Workout Bonus: $25,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $671,248 - - - - - $1,046,248
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $465,000 - - $25,000 - - - $490,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $555,000 - - $25,000 - - - $580,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,406,000 - - $25,000 - - - $1,431,000
    Est. Earnings (4 seasons) $2,801,000 $671,248 - $75,000 - - - $3,547,248
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    11/16/2012 Player contract details by year Celebration $7,875 Excessive group celebration against Cincinnati (CIN)
    - $7,875
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Justin Houston ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($13,195,000) Rank
    NFL: #28
    Kansas City Chiefs: #2
    Outside Linebacker: #1

    Total Cash ($13,195,000) Rank
    NFL: #28
    Outside Linebacker: #3

    Average Annual ($13,195,000) Rank
    NFL: #30
    Outside Linebacker: #1