James Carpenter

Guard Age: 26 Exp: 4 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 2015, Carpenter will earn a base salary of $1,500,000 and a signing bonus of $3,500,000. Carpenter has a cap hit of $2,375,000 while his dead money value is $7,500,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $19,100,000
    Signing Bonus $3,500,000
    Average Salary $4,775,000
    Guaranteed $7,500,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year $1,500,000 $875,000 - $2,375,000 $7,500,000
    2016 Contract details by year $4,450,000 $875,000 $250,000 $5,575,000 $5,125,000
    2017 Contract details by year $4,450,000 $875,000 $250,000 $5,575,000 $1,750,000
    2018 Contract details by year $4,450,000 $875,000 $250,000 $5,575,000 $875,000
    2019 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $7.5M guaranteed (2015 base + signing bonus + $2.5M of 2016 base)
    • 2016-18 Roster Bonus: $250,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, Rotoworld, & OTC.

    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   Base Salary Signing Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 $375,000 $1,014,364 $1,389,364 -
    2012 $722,341 $1,014,364 $1,736,705 -
    2013 $1,069,682 $1,014,364 $2,084,046 $3,098,410
    2014 $1,417,000 $1,014,364 $2,431,364 $1,014,364
    2015 Free agent year 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
    Est. Earnings (4 seasons) $3,584,023 $4,057,456 - - - - - $7,641,479
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how James Carpenter ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($2,375,000) Rank
    NFL: #501
    New York Jets: #20
    Guard: #35

    Total Cash ($5,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #224
    Guard: #0

    Average Annual ($4,775,000) Rank
    NFL: #270
    Guard: #0