Jairus Byrd

Drafted:Round 2 (#42 overall), 2009
College:Oregon

Current Salary Information

Jairus Byrd signed a 6 year / $54 million contract with the New Orleans Saints, including a $11,000,000 signing bonus, $26,300,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $9,000,000.

Contract: 6 yr(s) / $54,000,000 Signing Bonus $11,000,000 Average Salary $9,000,000 Guaranteed: $26,300,000 Free Agent: 2020 / Unrestricted
Year Base Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentive Cap Hit Dead
2014 1,300,000 2,200,000 - - - - - 3,500,000 18,300,000
2015 2,000,000 2,200,000 6,000,000 - 100,000 - - 10,300,000 8,800,000
2016 7,400,000 2,200,000 - - 100,000 - - 9,700,000 6,600,000
2017 7,900,000 2,200,000 300,000 - 100,000 - - 10,500,000 4,400,000
2018 8,400,000 2,200,000 300,000 - 100,000 - - 11,000,000 2,200,000
2019 8,600,000 - 300,000 - 100,000 - - 9,000,000 -
2020 UFA
  • $12.3M fully guaranteed (Signing Bonus + 2014 base)
  • 2015: $2M base salary guarantees on the 3rd league day of 2015.
  • 2016: $6M of his $7.4M base guarantees on 3rd league day of 2016.
  • 2015 Roster Bonus: $6M
  • 2015-19 Workout Bonus: $100,000
  • 2017-19 Roster Bonus: $300,000
Source: Tom Pelissero

Previous Contracts

To see the rest of the Jairus Byrd's contract information, plus to get access to all of Spotrac's Premium tools, sign up today.

Already Subscribed? Login

Fines

Team Reason Games Susp. Amount Date  
BUF Roughing the Passer $15,750.00 12/13/2013

Fan Review: Is He Worth It?

2014 Rankings

Premium Report

Contract Forecast: Jairus Byrd, V2


Once again the focus of the Buffalo Bills offseason will be the expiring contract of Pro Bowl safety Jairus Byrd, who played 11 games of the 2013 season under a $6.9 million franchise tag. We'll re-evaluate Byrd using 2013 numbers to provide a new forecast going forward.

» View the Article

Transactions

Mar 11 2014
Signed a 6 year $54 million contract with New Orleans (NO)
Dec 13 2013
Fined $15,750 Roughing the Passer against Mike Glennon (TB)
Mar 1 2013
Offered a 1 year $6.916 million franchise tag with Buffalo (BUF)
Jul 29 2009
Signed a 4 year $4.15 million contract with Buffalo
Apr 25 2009
Drafted by Buffalo (BUF): Round 2 (#42 overall)