William Gay

Cornerback Age: 30 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 5 (#170 overall), 2007 College: Louisville Agent(s): CS Sports
  • Current Contract

    William Gay signed a 3 year, $4,500,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $500,000 signing bonus, $500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,500,000. In 2015, Gay will earn a base salary of $1,500,000. Gay has a cap hit of $1,666,668 while his dead money value is $166,668.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $4,500,000
    Signing Bonus $500,000
    Average Salary $1,500,000
    Guaranteed $500,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2013 Contract details by year $1,000,000 $166,667 $1,166,667 $500,000
    2014 Contract details by year $1,500,000 $166,667 $1,666,667 $333,334
    2015 Contract details by year $1,500,000 $166,668 $1,666,668 $166,668
    2016 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2013

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $4,950,000
    Signing Bonus $500,000
    Average Salary $2,475,000
    Guaranteed $500,000
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2012 $975,000 $250,000 $125,000 $1,350,000 -
    2013 $3,225,000 $250,000 $125,000 $3,600,000 $250,000
    2014 Free agent year UFA  
    • Signing Bonus: $500,000
    • Workout Bonus: $125,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $285,000 $106,400 - - - - - $391,400
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $370,000 - - - - - - $370,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $460,000 - - - - - - $460,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $1,101,000 - - - - - - $1,101,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $685,000 $50,000 - - - - - $735,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $975,000 $500,000 - $125,000 - - - $1,600,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $500,000 - - - - - $1,500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - - - - - - $1,500,000
    Est. Earnings (8 seasons) $6,376,000 $1,156,400 - $125,000 - - - $7,657,400
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    11/29/2013 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $15,750 Roughing the Passer against Jason Campbell (CLE)
    - $15,750
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how William Gay ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($1,666,668) Rank
    NFL: #662
    Pittsburgh Steelers: #19
    Cornerback: #69

    Total Cash ($1,500,000) Rank
    NFL: #674
    Cornerback: #77

    Average Annual ($1,500,000) Rank
    NFL: #698
    Cornerback: #74