Cameron Jordan

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Saints, DE Age: 34-246d Exp: 12 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#24 overall), 2011 College: California Agent(s): Doug Hendrickson (Wasserman)

 
  • Current Contract

    Cameron Jordan signed a 2 year, $27,917,647 contract with the New Orleans Saints, including $28,482,647 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $13,958,824. In 2024, Jordan will earn a base salary of $1,210,000 and a restructure bonus of $11,790,000, while carrying a cap hit of $13,852,250 and a dead cap value of $36,337,250.
    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $27,917,647
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $13,958,824
    Total Guarantees $28,482,647
    Guaranteed at Signing $28,482,647
    Free Agent: 2026 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Roster/Gm Workout Restructure Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash Cash AAV
    2023 Contract details by year 34 $1,165,000 $3,100,000 $1,817,647 $470,576 $100,000 $10,284,250 $16,937,473 $65,304,147 $16,817,647($16,817,647) $16,817,647
    Pre-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $65,304,147 2023 Cap Savings: $-48,366,674 Pre-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $36,821,500 2023 Cap Savings: $-19,884,027 Post-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $41,966,897 2024 Dead Cap: $23,337,250 2023 Cap Savings: $-25,029,424 Post-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $13,484,250 2024 Dead Cap: $23,337,250 2023 Cap Savings: $3,453,223
    2024 Contract details by year 35 $1,210,000 - - - - $12,642,250 $13,852,250 $36,337,250 $13,000,000($29,817,647) $14,908,824
    Pre-6/1 Release 2024 Dead Cap: $36,337,250 2024 Cap Savings: $-22,485,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2024 Dead Cap: $35,127,250 2024 Cap Savings: $-21,275,000 Post-6/1 Release 2024 Dead Cap: $13,852,250 2025 Dead Cap: $22,485,000 2024 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2024 Dead Cap: $12,642,250 2025 Dead Cap: $22,485,000 2024 Cap Savings: $1,210,000
    2025 Contract details by year 36 $12,500,000 - - - - $7,561,000 $20,061,000 $22,485,000 $12,500,000($42,317,647) $14,105,882
    Pre-6/1 Release Today → 03/15/2024 2025 Dead Cap: $22,485,000 2025 Cap Savings: $-2,424,000 03/15/2024 → 6/1/2025 2025 Dead Cap: $23,985,000 2025 Cap Savings: $-3,924,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2025 Dead Cap: $22,485,000 2025 Cap Savings: $-2,424,000 Post-6/1 Release 2025 Dead Cap: $7,561,000 2026 Dead Cap: $14,924,000 2025 Cap Savings: $12,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2025 Dead Cap: $7,561,000 2026 Dead Cap: $14,924,000 2025 Cap Savings: $12,500,000
    2026 Contract details by year 37 - - - - - $7,561,000 $14,924,000 $14,924,000 -
    Pre-6/1 Release 2026 Dead Cap: $14,924,000 2026 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2026 Dead Cap: $14,924,000 2026 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Release 2026 Dead Cap: $0 2027 Dead Cap: $14,924,000 2026 Cap Savings: $14,924,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2026 Dead Cap: $0 2027 Dead Cap: $14,924,000 2026 Cap Savings: $14,924,000
    2027 Contract details by year 38 - - - - - $5,005,000 $5,005,000 - -
    Pre-6/1 Release 2027 Dead Cap: $0 2027 Cap Savings: $5,005,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2027 Dead Cap: $0 2027 Cap Savings: $5,005,000 Post-6/1 Release 2027 Dead Cap: $0 2028 Dead Cap: $0 2027 Cap Savings: $5,005,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2027 Dead Cap: $0 2028 Dead Cap: $0 2027 Cap Savings: $5,005,000
    2028 Contract details by year 39 - - - - - $2,358,000 $2,358,000 - -
    Pre-6/1 Release 2028 Dead Cap: $0 2028 Cap Savings: $2,358,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2028 Dead Cap: $0 2028 Cap Savings: $2,358,000 Post-6/1 Release 2028 Dead Cap: $0 2029 Dead Cap: $0 2028 Cap Savings: $2,358,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2028 Dead Cap: $0 2029 Dead Cap: $0 2028 Cap Savings: $2,358,000
    2026 Free Agent Year 40 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $28.4M guaranteed (2023 salary + 2023 roster bonus + 2024 salary + 2024 roster bonus )
    • 2023 Roster Bonus: $1.8M (guaranteed)
    • 2024 Roster Bonus: $6.7M (guaranteed, due 3/15/2024)
    • $1.5M of 2025 salary fully guarantees 3/15/2024
    • 2023 Per Game Active Bonus: $29,411 ($500,000, 16 LTBE in 2023)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

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    2019-2023

    Cameron Jordan signed a 3 year, $52,500,000 contract with the New Orleans Saints, including a $15,500,000 signing bonus, $42,035,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $17,500,000. In 2024, Jordan will earn a base salary of $1,210,000 and a restructure bonus of $11,790,000, while carrying a cap hit of $13,852,250 and a dead cap value of $36,337,250.
    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $52,500,000
    Signing Bonus $15,500,000
    Average Salary $17,500,000
    Total Guarantees $42,035,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $27,435,000
    Free Agent: 2024 / UFA

    2015-2020

    Cameron Jordan signed a 5 year, $55,000,000 contract with the New Orleans Saints, including a $16,000,000 signing bonus, $33,469,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $11,000,000. In 2024, Jordan will earn a base salary of $1,210,000 and a restructure bonus of $11,790,000, while carrying a cap hit of $13,852,250 and a dead cap value of $36,337,250.
    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $55,000,000
    Signing Bonus $16,000,000
    Average Salary $11,000,000
    Total Guarantees $33,469,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $22,969,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA

    2011-2015Entry Level

    Cameron Jordan signed a 4 year, $7,731,400 contract with the New Orleans Saints, including a $4,122,836 signing bonus, $6,302,118 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,932,850. In 2024, Jordan will earn a base salary of $1,210,000 and a restructure bonus of $11,790,000, while carrying a cap hit of $13,852,250 and a dead cap value of $36,337,250.
    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $7,731,400
    Signing Bonus $4,122,836
    Average Salary $1,932,850
    Total Guarantees $6,302,118
    Guaranteed at Signing $6,302,118
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Earnings
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $4,122,836 - - - - - $4,497,836
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $726,427 - - - - - - $726,427
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,077,855 - - - - - - $1,077,855
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,429,282 - - - - - - $1,429,282
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $969,000 $16,000,000 - - - - $32,067 $17,001,067
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $765,000 - - $100,000 $8,735,000 - - $9,600,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $100,000 - - - $7,100,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $8,650,000 - $800,000 $100,000 - - - $9,550,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $935,000 $15,500,000 $500,000 $65,000 - - - $17,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $2,250,000 - - $100,000 $9,500,000 - - $11,850,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $1,075,000 - - $100,000 $12,725,000 - - $13,900,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $1,120,000 - $470,576 $100,000 $12,780,000 - - $14,470,576
    2023 Player Cash Earnings $1,165,000 - $1,817,647 $100,000 $13,235,000 - - $16,817,647
    13 seasons $27,537,564 $35,622,836 $3,588,223 $765,000 $56,975,000 - $32,067 $125,020,690
    2024 Player Cash Earnings $1,210,000 - - - $11,790,000 - - $13,000,000
    2025 Player Cash Earnings $12,500,000 - - - - - - $12,500,000
    $41,247,564 $35,622,836 $3,588,223 $765,000 $68,765,000 - $32,067 $150,520,690
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    13 seasons Player Cash Earnings $27,537,564 $35,622,836 $3,588,223 $765,000 $56,975,000 - $32,067 $125,020,690
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 12/09/2022, $50,000

      Faking an injury against Tampa Bay (TB)


    • Player contract details by year 12/25/2020, $10,500

      Throwing a punch against Kansas City (KC)


    • Player contract details by year 09/25/2020, $12,500

      Horse Collar tackle against Josh Jacobs (LV)


    • Player contract details by year 09/18/2020, $12,500

      Fighting against Tampa Bay (TB)


    • Player contract details by year 11/29/2019, $38,602

      Roughing the Passer against Kyle Allen (CAR)


    • Player contract details by year 10/20/2017, $12,154

      Excessive Celebration (dunking ball) against Detroit (DET)


    • Player contract details by year 11/29/2013, $10,000

      Roughing the Passer against Matt Ryan (ATL)


    • TOTAL: $146,256

  • Transactions

    Feb 29 2024Converted $11.79M of 2024 compensation into signing bonus, clearing $9.43M of cap with New Orleans (NO)
    Aug 4 2023Signed a 2 year $27.9M contract extension with New Orleans (NO), fully guaranteed
    Mar 13 2023Converted $12.2M of 2023 salary plus a $1M roster bonus into signing bonus, adding 1 void year, clearing $10M of cap with New Orleans (NO)
    Dec 9 2022Fined $50,000 Faking an injury against Tampa Bay (TB)
    Mar 10 2022Restructured his contract with New Orleans (NO)
    Mar 6 2021Converted $12.725M of 2021 salary/bonus into signing bonus, clearing $9.54M of space with New Orleans (NO)
    Dec 25 2020Fined $10,500 Throwing a punch against Kansas City (KC)
    Sep 25 2020Fined $12,500 Horse Collar tackle against Josh Jacobs (LV)
    Sep 18 2020Fined $12,500 Fighting against Tampa Bay (TB)
    Nov 29 2019Fined $38,602 Roughing the Passer against Kyle Allen (CAR)
    Jun 11 2019Signed a 3 year $52.5 million contract extension with New Orleans (NO)
    Oct 20 2017Fined $12,154 Excessive Celebration (dunking ball) against Detroit (DET)
    Mar 29 2016Converted $2.73 million of his 2016 salary into bonus, clearing $2.256 million for New Orleans (NO)
    Feb 17 2016Converted his $6M roster bonus to signing bonus, clearing $4.8M in 2016 cap space with New Orleans (NO)
    Jun 2 2015Signed a 5 year $55 million extension with New Orleans (NO)
    Apr 21 2014New Orleans (NO) exercised a $6.969 million option for 2015
    Nov 29 2013Fined $10,000 Roughing the Passer against Matt Ryan (ATL)
    Jul 29 2011Signed a 4 year $7.73 million contract with New Orleans (NO)
    Apr 28 2011Drafted by New Orleans (NO): Round 1 (#24 overall)
  • 2024 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2023 NO 17 17 16 741 70.8 2 43 20 23
    2022 NO 16 16 16 790 85.4 8.5 66 40 26 1
    2021 NO 16 16 16 830 74.3 12.5 59 38 21 2
    2020 NO 16 16 16 816 78.4 7.5 51 34 17 1
    2019 NO 16 16 16 894 82.5 15.5 53 37 16
    2018 NO 16 16 16 883 87.3 12 49 36 13 1
    2017 NO 16 16 16 990 93.4 13 62 48 14 1 1
    2016 NO 16 16 16 965 91.8 7.5 58 40 18 1
    2015 NO 16 16 16 981 92.2 10 45 32 13 1
    2014 NO 16 16 16 999 93.4 7.5 50 31 19 1
    2013 NO 16 16 16 896 92.2 12.5 46 28 18 2
    2012 NO 16 16 16 1038 91.3 8 67 41 26 3
    2011 NO 16 16 15 1 31 18 13
    Totals 209 209 207 10,823 - 118 680 443 237 13 2