Embed This Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback Age: 35 Exp: 14 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#11 overall), 2004 College: Miami (OH) Agent(s): Rep 1 Sports
  • Current Contract

    Ben Roethlisberger signed a 4 year, $87,400,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $31,000,000 signing bonus, $31,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $21,850,000. In 2017, Roethlisberger will earn a base salary of $12,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $18,200,000 and a dead cap value of $30,600,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $87,400,000
    Signing Bonus $31,000,000
    Average Salary $21,850,000
    Total Guarantees $31,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $31,000,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / 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 33 $1,000,000 $6,200,000 $3,250,000 $6,795,000 $17,245,000 $37,795,000 $35,257,482($35,257,482)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $37,795,0002015 Cap Savings: $-20,550,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $37,795,0002015 Cap Savings: $-20,550,000 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $12,995,0002016 Dead Cap: $24,800,0002015 Cap Savings: $4,250,000 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $12,995,0002016 Dead Cap: $24,800,0002015 Cap Savings: $4,250,000
    2016 Contract details by year 34 $17,750,000 $6,200,000 - - $23,950,000 $42,550,000 $17,750,000($53,007,482)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $42,550,0002016 Cap Savings: $-18,600,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $24,800,0002016 Cap Savings: $-850,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $23,950,0002017 Dead Cap: $18,600,0002016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $6,200,0002017 Dead Cap: $18,600,0002016 Cap Savings: $17,750,000
    2017 Contract details by year 35 $12,000,000 $6,200,000 - - $18,200,000 $30,600,000 $12,000,000($65,007,482)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $30,600,0002017 Cap Savings: $-12,400,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $18,600,0002017 Cap Savings: $-400,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $18,200,0002018 Dead Cap: $12,400,0002017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $6,200,0002018 Dead Cap: $12,400,0002017 Cap Savings: $12,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 36 $12,000,000 $6,200,000 $5,000,000 - $23,200,000 $12,400,000 $17,000,000($82,007,482)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $12,400,0002018 Cap Savings: $10,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $12,400,0002018 Cap Savings: $10,800,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $6,200,0002019 Dead Cap: $6,200,0002018 Cap Savings: $17,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $6,200,0002019 Dead Cap: $6,200,0002018 Cap Savings: $17,000,000

    Potential Out: 2019, 4 yr, $82,007,482; $6,200,000 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 37 $12,000,000 $6,200,000 $5,000,000 - $23,200,000 $6,200,000 $17,000,000($99,007,482)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $6,200,0002019 Cap Savings: $17,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $6,200,0002019 Cap Savings: $17,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $6,200,0002020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $17,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $6,200,0002020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $17,000,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 38 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $31M fully guaranteed (Signing Bonus)
    • 2016-17 salaries  ($29.75M) guaranteed for injury only
    • Incentives: $9M (2018-19 escalators)

    Previous Contracts

    2008-2015

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $87,986,500
    Signing Bonus $25,200,000
    Average Salary $14,664,417
    Guaranteed $33,200,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2008 26 $2,500,000 $4,300,000 - $1,447,500 - - $8,247,500 -
    2009 27 $4,750,000 $4,300,000 $3,000,000 $1,447,500 - - $13,497,500 -
    2010 28 $6,155,882 $4,200,000 - - - - $10,355,882 -
    2011 29 $6,000,000 $4,200,000 - - - $1,120,000 $11,320,000 -
    2012 30 $900,000 $4,200,000 - - - $3,795,000 $8,895,000 -
    2013 31 $2,600,000 $4,200,000 - - - $6,795,000 $13,595,000 $24,585,000
    2014 32 $12,100,000 - - - - $6,795,000 $18,895,000 $13,590,000
    2015 33 $11,600,000 - - - - $6,795,000 $18,395,000 $6,795,000
    2016 Free agent year 34 UFA  
    • $25.2 million guaranteed (signing bonus)
    • $4M of his 2009 & 2010 salaries are guaranteed for injury
    • Clause forbidding him from participating in "hazardous activities"
    • 2009 Roster Bonus: $3 million
    • 2011 Restructure Bonus: $600,000
    • 2012 Restructure Bonus: $10.7 million / 4 years
    • 2013 Restructure Bonus: $11 million / 3 years

     

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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $230,000 $600,000 $1,172,000 - - - $283,500 $2,285,500
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $305,000 - - - - $7,237,500 $2,367,750 $9,910,250
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $655,500 - - - - - $2,342,750 $2,998,250
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $1,006,000 - - - - - $573,500 $1,579,500
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 $25,200,000 - - - - - $27,700,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $4,750,000 - $3,000,000 - - - - $7,750,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $6,155,882 - - - - - - $6,155,882
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - - $5,600,000 - - $11,600,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 - - - $10,700,000 - - $11,600,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,600,000 - - - $9,000,000 - - $11,600,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $12,100,000 - - - - - - $12,100,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $31,000,000 $3,250,000 - - - $7,482 $35,257,482
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $17,750,000 - - - - - - $17,750,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - - - - - - $12,000,000
    14 seasons $67,952,382 $56,800,000 $7,422,000 - $25,300,000 $7,237,500 $5,574,982 $170,286,864
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - $5,000,000 - - - - $17,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - $5,000,000 - - - - $17,000,000
    $91,952,382 $56,800,000 $17,422,000 - $25,300,000 $7,237,500 $5,574,982 $204,286,864
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 04/21/2010, 4 games, $1,894,118

      Violating the league's player conduct policy


    • TOTAL: $1,894,118

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Ben Roethlisberger ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Pass Att Pass Cmp Pass Cmp% Pass Yds Pass Yds/Cmp Pass TD Pass INT Pass Rating Rush Att Rush Yds Rush TD Fum Prod Pts
    2017 3 3 3 198 1.000 110 69 62.7 741 10.7 5 1 93.79 6 -4 0 1 45.24
    2016 14 14 14 921 0.850 509 328 64.4 3819 11.6 29 13 95.4 16 14 1 8 252.16
    2015 12 12 11 794 0.739 469 319 68 3938 12.3 21 16 94.46 15 29 0 2 214.12
    2014 16 16 16 1106 0.994 608 408 67.1 4952 12.1 32 9 103.32 32 27 0 9 306.18
    2013 16 16 16 1052 1.000 584 375 64.2 4261 11.4 28 14 91.99 26 99 1 8 260.84
    2012 13 13 13 834 0.782 449 284 63.3 3265 11.5 26 8 96.97 26 92 0 6 223.8
    2011 16 15 15 513 324 63.2 4077 12.6 21 14 90.1 31 70 0 8 216.08
    2010 12 12 12 389 240 61.7 3200 13.3 17 5 96.98 33 176 2 6 211.6
    2009 15 15 15 506 337 66.6 4328 12.8 26 12 100.47 40 82 2 7 267.32
    2008 16 16 16 469 281 59.9 3301 11.7 17 15 80.1 34 101 2 14 177.44
    2007 15 15 15 404 264 65.3 3154 11.9 32 11 104.13 35 204 2 9 260.56
    2006 15 15 15 469 280 59.7 3513 12.5 18 23 75.4 32 98 2 5 184.32
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Comparable Players

    The first step in evaluating is to identify players of the same position, with similar playing time/opportunity, who signed a contract around Roethlisberger's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Ben Roethlisberger's Calculated Market Value

    After applying our Prime % figures into our base calculated value, we're given two values. The average of these values becomes our current calculated market value.

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