Embed This James Carpenter

Guard Age: 28 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#25 overall), 2011 College: Alabama Agent(s): Rick Smith (Priority Sports)



  • Current Contract

    James Carpenter signed a 4 year, $19,100,000 contract with the New York Jets, including a $3,500,000 signing bonus, $7,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $4,775,000. In 2017, Carpenter will earn a base salary of $4,450,000 and a roster bonus of $250,000, while carrying a cap hit of $6,805,000 and a dead cap value of $8,660,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $19,100,000
    Signing Bonus $3,500,000
    Average Salary $4,775,000
    Total Guarantees $7,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $5,000,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Restructure Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2015 Contract details by year 26 $1,500,000 $875,000 - - $2,375,000 $5,000,000 $5,094,241($5,094,241)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $5,000,0002015 Cap Savings: $-2,625,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $5,000,0002015 Cap Savings: $-2,625,000 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $4,875,0002016 Dead Cap: $125,0002015 Cap Savings: $-2,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $4,875,0002016 Dead Cap: $125,0002015 Cap Savings: $-2,500,000
    2016 Contract details by year 27 $760,000 $875,000 $250,000 $1,230,000 $3,115,000 $7,075,000 $4,700,000($9,794,241)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $7,075,0002016 Cap Savings: $-3,960,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $6,315,0002016 Cap Savings: $-3,200,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $2,865,0002017 Dead Cap: $4,210,0002016 Cap Savings: $250,000 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $2,105,0002017 Dead Cap: $4,210,0002016 Cap Savings: $1,010,000
    2017 Contract details by year 28 $4,450,000 $875,000 $250,000 $1,230,000 $6,805,000 $8,660,000 $4,700,000($14,494,241)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $8,660,0002017 Cap Savings: $-1,855,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $4,210,0002017 Cap Savings: $2,595,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $6,555,0002018 Dead Cap: $2,105,0002017 Cap Savings: $250,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $2,105,0002018 Dead Cap: $2,105,0002017 Cap Savings: $4,700,000

    Potential Out: 2018, 3 yr, $14,494,241; $2,105,000 dead cap

    2018 Contract details by year 29 $4,450,000 $875,000 $250,000 $1,230,000 $6,805,000 $2,105,000 $4,700,000($19,194,241)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $2,105,0002018 Cap Savings: $4,700,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $2,105,0002018 Cap Savings: $4,700,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $2,105,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $4,700,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $2,105,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $4,700,000
    2019 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $7.5M guaranteed (2015 base + signing bonus)
    • $2.5M of 2016 salary guarantees on 3rd league day, 3/11/2016
    • 2016-18 Per Game Bonus: $15,625 ($250,000)
    • 2016 Restructure: $3.69M /3 years
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2014Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $7,641,502
    Signing Bonus $4,057,456
    Average Salary $1,910,376
    Guaranteed $6,224,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 22 $375,000 $1,014,364 - $1,389,364 -
    2012 23 $722,341 $1,014,364 - $1,736,705 -
    2013 24 $1,069,682 $1,014,364 - $2,084,046 $3,098,410
    2014 25 $1,417,000 $1,014,364 - $2,431,364 $1,014,364
    2015 Free agent year 26 UFA  
    • 2011-2013 guaranteed
    • 2012 PUP Week 14
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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 $4,057,456 - - - - - $4,432,456
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $722,341 - - - - - - $722,341
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,069,682 - - - - - - $1,069,682
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,417,000 - - - - - - $1,417,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 $3,500,000 - - - - $94,241 $5,094,241
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $760,000 - $250,000 - $3,690,000 - - $4,700,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $4,450,000 - $250,000 - - - - $4,700,000
    7 seasons $10,294,023 $7,557,456 $500,000 - $3,690,000 - $94,241 $22,135,720
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $4,450,000 - $250,000 - - - - $4,700,000
    $14,744,023 $7,557,456 $750,000 - $3,690,000 - $94,241 $26,835,720
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2017 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps
    2017 6 6 6 376
    2016 16 16 16 994
    2015 16 16 16 1110
    2014 13 13 13 816
    2013 16 16 10 760
    2012 7 7 7 343
    2011 9 9 9