Bruce Carter

Outside Linebacker Age: 27 Exp: 4 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#40 overall), 2011 College: North Carolina Agent(s): Carl Carey (Champion Pro Consulting)
  • Current Contract

    Bruce Carter signed a 4 year, $17,000,000 contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, including $4,250,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $4,250,000. In 2015, Carter will earn a base salary of $3,000,000 and a roster bonus of $1,250,000. Carter has a cap hit of $4,250,000 while his dead money value is $4,250,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $17,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $4,250,000
    Guaranteed $4,250,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Roster Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year $3,000,000 $1,250,000 $4,250,000 $4,250,000
    2016 Contract details by year $3,500,000 $750,000 $4,250,000 -
    2017 Contract details by year $4,250,000 - $4,250,000 -
    2018 Contract details by year $4,250,000 - $4,250,000 -
    2019 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $4.25M guaranteed (2015 base + roster bonus)
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $1.25M
    • 2016 Roster Bonus: $750,000
    • Annual Playing Time Escalator: $500,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2014Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $4,854,598
    Signing Bonus $2,030,616
    Average Salary $1,213,650
    Guaranteed $2,951,280
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 $375,000 $507,654 - $882,654 -
    2012 $545,664 $507,654 $50,000 $1,103,318 -
    2013 $766,327 $507,654 $50,000 $1,323,981 $1,015,308
    2014 $986,991 $507,654 $50,000 $1,544,645 $557,654
    2015 Free agent year UFA  
    • 2012 IR: Week 13
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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 $2,030,616 - - - - - $2,405,616
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $545,664 - - $50,000 - - - $595,664
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $766,327 - - $50,000 - - - $816,327
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $986,991 - - $50,000 - - - $1,036,991
    Est. Earnings (4 seasons) $2,673,982 $2,030,616 - $150,000 - - - $4,854,598
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Bruce Carter ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($4,250,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    NFC: #0
    NFC South: #0
    Tampa Bay Buccaneers: #0
    Outside Linebacker: #0

    Total Cash ($4,250,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Outside Linebacker: #0

    Average Annual ($4,250,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Outside Linebacker: #0