Byron Maxwell

Cornerback Age: 27 Exp: 4 Years
Drafted: Round 6 (#173 overall), 2011 College: Clemson Agent(s): SportStars
  • Current Contract

    Byron Maxwell signed a 6 year, $63,000,000 contract with the Seattle Seahawks, including a $6,000,000 signing bonus, $25,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $10,500,000. In 2015, Maxwell will earn a base salary of $1,000,000, a signing bonus of $6,000,000 and a roster bonus of $6,500,000. Maxwell has a cap hit of $8,700,000 while his dead money value is $22,000,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $63,000,000
    Signing Bonus $6,000,000
    Average Salary $10,500,000
    Guaranteed $25,000,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year 27 $1,000,000 $1,200,000 $6,500,000 - $8,700,000 $22,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 28 $8,500,000 $1,200,000 - - $9,700,000 $13,300,000
    2017 Contract details by year 29 $10,000,000 $1,200,000 $500,000 - $11,700,000 $3,600,000
    2018 Contract details by year 30 $9,750,000 $1,200,000 $250,000 - $11,200,000 $2,400,000
    2019 Contract details by year 31 $9,500,000 $1,200,000 $250,000 - $10,950,000 $1,200,000
    2020 Contract details by year 32 $10,500,000 - $250,000 - $10,750,000 -
    2021 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $22M initially guaranteed (Signing Bonus + 2015-16 base)
    • $3M of 2017 salary fully guarantees in March 2017
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $6.5 million
    • 2018-20 Roster Bonus: $250,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the various reports, including Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2014Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $2,153,452
    Signing Bonus $113,452
    Average Salary $538,363
    Guaranteed $113,452
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 23 $375,000 $28,363 - $403,363 -
    2012 24 $465,000 $28,363 - $493,363 -
    2013 25 $555,000 $28,363 - $583,363 $56,726
    2014 26 $645,000 $28,363 - $673,363 $28,363
    2015 Free agent year UFA  
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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 $113,452 - - - - - $488,452
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $465,000 - - - - - - $465,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $555,000 - - - - - - $555,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $645,000 - - - - - - $645,000
    4 seasons $2,040,000 $113,452 - - - - - $2,153,452
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,500,000 - - - - $13,500,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $8,500,000 - - - - - - $8,500,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - $500,000 - - - - $10,500,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $9,750,000 - $250,000 - - - - $10,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $9,500,000 - $250,000 - - - - $9,750,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $10,500,000 - $250,000 - - - - $10,750,000
    $51,290,000 $6,113,452 $7,750,000 - - - - $65,153,452
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Byron Maxwell ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($8,700,000) Rank
    NFL: #74
    Philadelphia Eagles: #3
    Cornerback: #12

    Total Cash ($13,500,000) Rank
    NFL: #29
    Cornerback: #4

    Average Annual ($10,500,000) Rank
    NFL: #49
    Cornerback: #5