Derek Carr

New Orleans Saints, Quarterback
Age: 33-95d (Mar 28, 1991)
Exp: 11 Years
Country: US
College: Fresno State
Drafted: Round 2 (#36 overall), 2014
Agent(s): Timothy Younger (Younger & Associates)
2024 Cap Hit

$12,668,000

2024 Cash

$72,000,000

Career Earnings

$165,666,395

2023-2026 Free Agent (CURRENT)

Derek Carr signed a 4 year , $150,000,000 contract with the New Orleans Saints, including $28,500,000 signing bonus, $100,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $37,500,000. In 2024, Carr will earn a base salary of $1,210,000 and a restructure bonus of $28,790,000, while carrying a cap hit of $12,668,000 and a dead cap value of $62,800,000.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $150,000,000
Average Salary:
$37,500,000
Signing Bonus:
$28,500,000
GTD at Sign:
$60,000,000
Total GTD:
$100,000,000
Free Agent:
2027 / UFA
Year Age Status Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Cash Annual Cash Cumulative Dead Cap Annual
2023 32 $7,200,000 3.20% $30,000,000 $30,000,000 $60,000,000
2024 33 $12,668,000 4.96% $30,000,000 $60,000,000 $62,800,000
2025 34 $51,458,000 18.83% $40,000,000 $100,000,000 $50,132,000
POTENTIAL OUT: 2026, 3 YR, $100,000,000; $28,674,000 DEAD CAP
2026 35 $61,458,000 21.02% $50,000,000 $150,000,000 $28,674,000
2027 36
Void
UFA
$17,216,000 5.50% - - $17,216,000
2028
Void
$5,758,000 1.72% - - -
Year Age Status Base P5 Salary Signing Proration Restructure Proration Roster Bonus Cap Hit Cap % League Cap Dead Cap
2023 32 $1,500,000 $5,700,000 - - $7,200,000 3.20% $60,000,000
2024 33 $1,210,000 $5,700,000 $5,758,000 - $12,668,000 4.96% $62,800,000
2025 34 $30,000,000 $5,700,000 $5,758,000 $10,000,000 $51,458,000 18.83% $50,132,000
POTENTIAL OUT: 2026, 3 YR, $100,000,000; $28,674,000 DEAD CAP
2026 35 $50,000,000 $5,700,000 $5,758,000 - $61,458,000 21.02% $28,674,000
2027 36
Void
UFA
- $5,700,000 $5,758,000 - $17,216,000 5.50% $17,216,000
2028
Void
- - $5,758,000 - $5,758,000 1.72% -
Year Age Status Base P5 Salary Signing Bonus Restructure Bonus Roster Bonus Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2023 32 $1,500,000 $28,500,000 - - $30,000,000 $30,000,000 $30,000,000 $37,500,000
2024 33 $1,210,000 - $28,790,000 - $30,000,000 $60,000,000 $30,000,000 $40,000,000
2025 34 $30,000,000 - - $10,000,000 $40,000,000 $100,000,000 $33,333,333 $45,000,000
2026 35 $50,000,000 - - - $50,000,000 $150,000,000 $37,500,000 $50,000,000
2027 36
Void
- - - - - - - -
2028 37
Void
- - - - - - - -
Contract Notes
  • $60M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2023 salary + 2024 salary)
  • 2025 Roster Bonus: $10M (fully guarantees 3/15/2024, paid the 5th league day of 2025 injury guaranteed at signing)
  • $30M 2025 salary fully guarantees the 3rd league day of 2025 (injury guaranteed at signing)
  • Full No Trade Clause
  • 2027 void year ($5.7M dead cap)
Source: PFT

2022-2025 Extension

Derek Carr signed a 3 year , $121,500,000 contract with the Las Vegas Raiders, including $7,500,000 signing bonus, $65,277,519 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $40,500,000. In 2024, Carr will earn a base salary of $41,900,000 and a workout bonus of $100,000, while carrying a cap hit of $43,875,000 and a dead cap value of $3,750,000.
Contract Terms:
3 yr(s) / $121,500,000
Average Salary:
$40,500,000
Signing Bonus:
$7,500,000
GTD at Sign:
$24,877,519
Total GTD:
$65,277,519
Free Agent:
2026 / UFA
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2017-2022 Extension

Derek Carr signed a 5 year , $125,000,000 contract with the Oakland Raiders, including $12,500,000 signing bonus, $70,200,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $25,000,000.
Contract Terms:
5 yr(s) / $125,000,000
Average Salary:
$25,000,000
Signing Bonus:
$12,500,000
GTD at Sign:
$40,000,000
Total GTD:
$70,200,000
Free Agent:
2023 / UFA
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2014-2017 Rookie

Derek Carr signed a 4 year , $5,371,801 contract with the Oakland Raiders, including $2,226,764 signing bonus, $3,310,937 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,342,950.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $5,371,801
Average Salary:
$1,342,950
Signing Bonus:
$2,226,764
GTD at Sign:
$3,310,937
Total GTD:
$3,310,937
Free Agent:
2018 / UFA
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$165,666,395

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

2 teams

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2014 23
Active
$2,646,764
$2,646,764
2015 24
Active
$780,491
$3,427,255
2016 25
Active
$908,346
$4,335,601
2017 26
Active
$25,175,000
$29,510,601
2018 27
Active
$22,500,000
$52,010,601
2019 28
Active
$20,000,000
$72,010,601
2020 29
Active
$19,030,794
$91,041,395
2021 30
Active
$19,625,000
$110,666,395
2022 31
Active
$25,000,000
$135,666,395
2023 32
Active
$30,000,000
$165,666,395
Total      
$165,666,395
$165,666,395
2024 33
Active
$30,000,000
2025 34
Active
$40,000,000
2026 35
Active
$50,000,000
Total
$285,666,395
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Workout Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2014
23
$420,000
$2,226,764
$2,646,764
$2,646,764
2015
24
$664,173
$116,318
$780,491
$3,427,255
2016
25
$733,346
$150,000
$25,000
$908,346
$4,335,601
2017
26
$5,000,000
$12,500,000
$7,650,000
$25,000
$25,175,000
$29,510,601
2018
27
$7,400,000
$15,000,000
$100,000
$22,500,000
$52,010,601
2019
28
$19,900,000
$100,000
$20,000,000
$72,010,601
2020
29
$18,900,000
$100,000
$30,794
$19,030,794
$91,041,395
2021
30
$19,525,000
$100,000
$19,625,000
$110,666,395
2022
31
$17,400,000
$7,500,000
$100,000
$25,000,000
$135,666,395
2023
32
$1,500,000
$28,500,000
$30,000,000
$165,666,395
Total
$91,442,519
$50,726,764
$22,800,000
$550,000
$147,112
$165,666,395
$165,666,395
2024
33
$1,210,000
$28,790,000
$30,000,000
2025
34
$30,000,000
$10,000,000
$40,000,000
2026
35
$50,000,000
$50,000,000
Total
$172,652,519
$50,726,764
$28,790,000
$32,800,000
$550,000
$147,112
$285,666,395

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Incentives Cash Cumulative
9 $89,942,519 $22,226,764 $22,800,000 - $550,000 $147,112 $135,666,395
1 $1,500,000 $28,500,000 - - - - $30,000,000
  • Feb 23, 2024 Converted $28.79M of 2024 salary into signing bonus, adding 1 void year, clearing $23.02M of cap with New Orleans (NO)
  • Mar 06, 2023 Signed a 4 year $150 million contract with New Orleans (NO)
  • Feb 14, 2023 Released by Las Vegas (LV)
  • Apr 13, 2022 Signed a 3 year $121.5 million contract extension with Las Vegas (LV)
  • Oct 05, 2020 Fined $15,000 Conduct Detrimental to the league
  • Jun 22, 2017 Signed a 5 year $125 million contract extension with Oakland (OAK)
  • May 21, 2014 Signed a 4 year $5.371 million contract with Oakland (OAK)
  • May 09, 2014 Drafted by Oakland (OAK): Round 2 (#36 overall)

Fines

Date Reason Fine Amount
Oct 05, 2020 Conduct Detrimental to the league $15,000
Year Team GP GS Snaps Snaps% Pass Attempts Pass Completions Pass Completion % Pass Yards Pass Yards/Gm Pass Touchdowns Pass Interceptions Pass Rating Rush Attempts Rush Yards Rush Touchdowns Fum
2023 NO 17 16 919 84.20 548 375 68.4 3,878 228.1 25 8 97.72 32 40 0 7
2022 LV 15 15 946 85.80 502 305 60.8 3,522 234.8 24 14 86.26 24 102 0 4
2021 LV 17 17 1,127 98.90 626 428 68.4 4,804 282.6 23 14 93.96 40 108 0 13
2020 LV 16 16 1,006 93.00 517 348 67.3 4,103 256.4 27 9 101.40 39 140 3 11
2019 OAK 16 16 1,014 97.80 513 361 70.4 4,054 253.4 21 8 100.80 27 82 2 7
2018 OAK 16 16 1,033 98.90 553 381 68.9 4,049 253.1 19 10 93.92 24 47 1 11
2017 OAK 15 15 937 92.50 515 323 62.7 3,496 233.1 22 13 86.36 23 66 0 8
2016 OAK 15 15 1,048 93.70 559 356 63.7 3,933 262.2 28 6 96.69 38 69 0 5
2015 OAK 16 16 1,018 96.00 573 350 61.1 3,987 249.2 32 13 91.14 34 138 0 10
2014 OAK 16 16 986 95.80 599 348 58.1 3,270 204.4 21 12 76.58 30 87 0 10
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