James Harrison

Outside Linebacker Age: 36 Exp: 11 Years
College: Kent State
  • Current Contract

    James Harrison signed a 1 year / $1,020,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $65,000 signing bonus, $65,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $1,020,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,020,000
    Signing Bonus $65,000
    Average Salary $1,020,000
    Guaranteed $65,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014 Contract details by year $955,000 $65,000 $534,412 -
    2015 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2009-2014

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $51,750,000
    Signing Bonus $10,000,000
    Average Salary $8,625,000
    Guaranteed $20,000,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2009 $800,000 $2,343,750 $2,550,000 - - $5,693,750 -
    2010 $755,000 $2,000,000 $2,800,000 $800,000 - $6,355,000 -
    2011 $1,176,470 $2,000,000 $712,500 $800,000 $602,500 $5,291,470 -
    2012 $5,565,000 $2,000,000 $62,500 $800,000 $602,500 $9,030,000 -
    2013 $6,570,000 $2,000,000 $62,500 $800,000 $602,500 $10,035,000 $4,930,000
    2014 $7,575,000 - $62,500 $800,000 $602,500 $9,040,000 -
    2015 Free agent year UFA  
    • Signing Bonus: $10 million 
    • $20 million guaranteed 
    • 2009 Bonus: $2.555 million 
    • 2010 Bonus: $2.8 million
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout 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 - - - $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
    Est. Earnings (13 seasons) $14,436,470 $11,444,000 $6,250,000 - $4,000,000 - $38,602,970
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    12/13/2011 Player contract details by year 1 game $73,529 Illegal Hit on Quarterback
    11/30/2010 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $25,000 Roughing the passer against Ryan Fitzpatrick
    11/04/2010 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $20,000 Late Hit against Drew Brees
    10/19/2010 Player contract details by year Hit on Defenseless Player $75,000 Defenseless hit against Mohamed Massaquoi
    09/22/2010 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $5,000 Roughing the passer against Vince Young
    11/19/2009 Player contract details by year Late Hit $5,000 Late hit against Andrew Whitworth (CIN)
    10/09/2008 Player contract details by year Verbal or other Non-Physical Offense Against Official $20,000 Verbally abusing officials against Baltimore (BAL)
    $1 $223,529
  • 2015 Player Rankings

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