K.J. Wright

Outside Linebacker Age: 25 Exp: 4 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#99 overall), 2011 College: Mississippi State Agent(s): Bus Cook (Bus Cook Sports)
  • Current Contract

    K.J. Wright signed a 4 year, $27,000,000 contract with the Seattle Seahawks, including a $5,000,000 signing bonus, $8,750,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $6,750,000. In 2015, Wright will earn a base salary of $3,750,000. Wright has a cap hit of $4,750,000 while his dead money value is $7,750,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $27,000,000
    Signing Bonus $5,000,000
    Average Salary $6,750,000
    Guaranteed $8,750,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year 25 $3,750,000 $1,000,000 $4,750,000 $7,750,000
    2016 Contract details by year 26 $5,250,000 $1,000,000 $6,250,000 $3,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 27 $5,800,000 $1,000,000 $6,800,000 $2,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 28 $7,200,000 $1,000,000 $8,200,000 $1,000,000
    2019 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the various reports, including Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2014Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $2,526,000
    Signing Bonus $486,000
    Average Salary $631,500
    Guaranteed $486,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 21 $375,000 $121,500 $496,500 -
    2012 22 $465,000 $121,500 $586,500 -
    2013 23 $555,000 $121,500 $676,500 $243,000
    2014 24 $1,431,000 $1,121,500 $2,552,500 $5,121,500
    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 $486,000 - - - - - $861,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $465,000 - - - - - - $465,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $555,000 - - - - - - $555,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,431,000 $5,000,000 - - - - - $6,431,000
    4 seasons $2,826,000 $5,486,000 - - - - - $8,312,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $3,750,000 - - - - - - $3,750,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $5,250,000 - - - - - - $5,250,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $5,800,000 - - - - - - $5,800,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $7,200,000 - - - - - - $7,200,000
    $24,826,000 $5,486,000 - - - - - $30,312,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how K.J. Wright ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($4,750,000) Rank
    NFL: #235
    Seattle Seahawks: #10
    Outside Linebacker: #22

    Total Cash ($3,750,000) Rank
    NFL: #330
    Outside Linebacker: #39

    Average Annual ($6,750,000) Rank
    NFL: #159
    Outside Linebacker: #13