Embed This James Harrison

Outside Linebacker Age: 39 Exp: 15 Years
Undrafted: 2002, Steelers College: Kent State Agent(s):



  • Current Contract

    James Harrison signed a 2 year, $3,500,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $500,000 signing bonus, $500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,750,000. In 2017, Harrison will earn a base salary of $1,200,000, a signing bonus of $500,000 and a roster bonus of $500,000, while carrying a cap hit of $1,950,000 and a dead cap value of $2,200,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $3,500,000
    Signing Bonus $500,000
    Average Salary $1,750,000
    Total Guarantees $500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $500,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 39 $1,200,000 $250,000 $500,000 $1,950,000 $2,200,000 $2,200,000($2,200,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $2,200,0002017 Cap Savings: $-250,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $1,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $950,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $1,950,0002018 Dead Cap: $250,0002017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $750,0002018 Dead Cap: $250,0002017 Cap Savings: $1,200,000

    Potential Out: 2018, 1 yr, $2,200,000; $250,000 dead cap

    2018 Contract details by year 40 $1,300,000 $250,000 - $1,550,000 $250,000 $1,300,000($3,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $250,0002018 Cap Savings: $1,300,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $250,0002018 Cap Savings: $1,300,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $250,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $1,300,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $250,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $1,300,000
    2019 Free Agent Year 41 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2017 Roster Bonus: $500,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2016

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $2,750,000
    Signing Bonus $500,000
    Average Salary $1,375,000
    Guaranteed $500,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2015 37 $1,000,000 $250,000 - $1,250,000 $500,000
    2016 38 $1,250,000 $250,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000
    2017 Free agent year 39 UFA  
    Source: Aaron Wilson
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2002 Player Cash Earnings $225,000 $4,000 - - - - - $229,000
    2003 Player Cash Earnings $300,000 - - - - - - $300,000
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $230,000 - - - - - - $230,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $305,000 - - - - - - $305,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $425,000 $1,375,000 - - - - - $1,800,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $1,100,000 - - - - - - $1,100,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $1,200,000 - - - - - - $1,200,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $800,000 $10,000,000 $2,550,000 - - - - $13,350,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $755,000 - $2,800,000 - - $4,000,000 - $7,555,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,176,470 - $900,000 - $2,410,000 - - $4,486,470
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $5,565,000 - - - - - - $5,627,500
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,400,000 - - - - - - $1,400,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $955,000 $65,000 - - - - - $1,020,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $500,000 - - - - $84,613 $1,584,613
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,250,000 - - - - - - $1,250,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,200,000 $500,000 $500,000 - - - - $2,200,000
    16 seasons $17,886,470 $12,444,000 $6,750,000 - $2,410,000 $4,000,000 $84,613 $43,637,583
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,300,000 - - - - - - $1,300,000
    $19,186,470 $12,444,000 $6,750,000 - $2,410,000 $4,000,000 $84,613 $44,937,583
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 12/13/2011, 1 game $73,529

      Illegal Hit on Quarterback


    • Player contract details by year 11/30/2010, $25,000

      Roughing the passer against Ryan Fitzpatrick


    • Player contract details by year 11/04/2010, $20,000

      Late Hit against Drew Brees


    • Player contract details by year 10/19/2010, $75,000

      Defenseless hit against Mohamed Massaquoi


    • Player contract details by year 09/22/2010, $5,000

      Roughing the passer against Vince Young


    • Player contract details by year 11/19/2009, $5,000

      Late hit against Andrew Whitworth (CIN)


    • Player contract details by year 10/09/2008, $20,000

      Verbally abusing officials against Baltimore (BAL)


    • TOTAL: $223,529

  • 2017 Player Rankings

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

     

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    Pittsburgh Steelers: #
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    Total Cash ($0) Rank
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    Average Annual ($0) Rank
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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2017 4 3 22 0.059 1 3 3
    2016 16 15 7 587 0.562 5 55 41 14 2 1
    2015 15 15 1 611 0.553 5 40 27 13 2 1
    2014 11 11 3 432 0.545 5.5 45 29 16
    2013 15 15 10 379 0.355 2 31 16 15 1
    2012 13 13 13 812 0.824 6 70 49 21 2
    2011 11 11 11 9 59 48 11 2
    2010 16 16 16 11 100 71 29 6 1
    2009 16 16 16 10 79 60 19 5
    2008 15 15 15 16 101 59 33 7 1
    2007 16 16 16 8.5 98 66 20 7 1
    2006 11 11 1 20 5 3