Aaron Jones

Minnesota Vikings, Running Back
Age: 29-241d (Dec 02, 1994)
Exp: 8 Years
Country: US
College: Texas El-Paso
Drafted: Round 5 (#182 overall), 2017
Agent(s): Drew Rosenhaus (Rosenhaus Sports)
2024 Cap Hit

$3,500,000

2024 Cash

$7,000,000

Career Earnings

$34,688,273

2024-2024 Free Agent (CURRENT)

Aaron Jones signed a 1 year , $7,000,000 contract with the Minnesota Vikings, including $4,000,000 signing bonus, $7,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $7,000,000. In 2024, Jones will earn a base salary of $2,000,000, a signing bonus of $4,000,000 and a workout bonus of $150,000, while carrying a cap hit of $3,500,000 and a dead cap value of $7,000,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $7,000,000
Average Salary:
$7,000,000
Signing Bonus:
$4,000,000
GTD at Sign:
$7,000,000
Total GTD:
$7,000,000
Free Agent:
2025 / UFA
Year Age Status Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Cash Annual Cash Cumulative Dead Cap Annual
2024 30 $3,500,000 1.37% $7,000,000 $7,000,000 $7,000,000
2025 31
Void
UFA
$3,200,000 1.17% - - $3,200,000
2026
Void
$800,000 0.27% - - -
2027
Void
$800,000 0.26% - - -
2028
Void
$800,000 0.24% - - -
Year Age Status Base P5 Salary Signing Proration Roster/Gm Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Cap % League Cap Dead Cap
2024 30 $2,000,000 $800,000 $550,000 $150,000 $3,500,000 1.37% $7,000,000
2025 31
Void
UFA
- $800,000 - - $3,200,000 1.17% $3,200,000
2026
Void
- $800,000 - - $800,000 0.27% -
2027
Void
- $800,000 - - $800,000 0.26% -
2028
Void
- $800,000 - - $800,000 0.24% -
Year Age Status Base P5 Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2024 30 $2,000,000 $4,000,000 $150,000 $7,000,000 $7,000,000 $7,000,000 $7,000,000
2025 31
Void
- - - - - - -
2026 32
Void
- - - - - - -
2027 33
Void
- - - - - - -
2028 34
Void
- - - - - - -
Contract Notes
  • Fully Guaranteed
  • Per Game Active Bonus: $50,000 ($850,000)
  • 2026-29 years automatically void
Source: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

2021-2024 pending-free-agent-extension

Aaron Jones signed a 4 year , $48,000,000 contract with the Green Bay Packers, including $13,000,000 signing bonus, $13,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $12,000,000. In 2024, Jones will earn a base salary of $11,100,000 and a workout bonus of $500,000, while carrying a cap hit of $17,575,823 and a dead cap value of $12,348,000.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $48,000,000
Average Salary:
$12,000,000
Signing Bonus:
$13,000,000
GTD at Sign:
$13,000,000
Total GTD:
$13,000,000
Free Agent:
2025 / UFA
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2017-2020 Rookie

Aaron Jones signed a 4 year , $2,601,937 contract with the Green Bay Packers, including $201,937 signing bonus, $201,937 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $650,484.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $2,601,937
Average Salary:
$650,484
Signing Bonus:
$201,937
GTD at Sign:
$201,937
Total GTD:
$201,937
Free Agent:
2021 / UFA
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$34,688,273

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

1 team

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2017 23
Active
$660,998
$660,998
2018 24
Injured
$474,822
$1,135,820
2019 25
Active
$645,000
$1,780,820
2020 26
Active
$2,283,641
$4,064,461
2021 27
Active
$14,226,460
$18,290,921
2022 28
Active
$5,750,000
$24,040,921
2023 29
Active
$10,647,352
$34,688,273
Total      
$34,688,273
$34,688,273
2024 30
Active
$7,000,000
Total
$41,688,273
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Workout Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2017
23
$465,000
$195,998
$660,998
$660,998
2018
24
$474,822
$474,822
$1,135,820
2019
25
$645,000
$645,000
$1,780,820
2020
26
$2,133,000
$150,641
$2,283,641
$4,064,461
2021
27
$1,000,000
$13,000,000
$176,460
$50,000
$14,226,460
$18,290,921
2022
28
$1,000,000
$3,850,000
$400,000
$500,000
$5,750,000
$24,040,921
2023
29
$1,080,000
$8,485,000
$500,000
$10,647,352
$34,688,273
Total
$6,797,822
$13,195,998
$12,335,000
$576,460
$1,050,000
$150,641
$34,688,273
$34,688,273
2024
30
$2,000,000
$4,000,000
$150,000
$7,000,000
Total
$8,797,822
$17,195,998
$12,335,000
$576,460
$1,200,000
$150,641
$41,688,273

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Incentives Cash Cumulative
7 $6,797,822 $13,195,998 $576,460 $12,335,000 $1,050,000 $150,641 $34,688,273

Injuries

Year Weeks Reason
2018 GB 16 - 17 Knee
  • Mar 12, 2024 Signed a 1 year $7 milion contract with Minnesota (MIN)
  • Mar 11, 2024 Released by Green Bay (GB), clearing $5.2M of cap
  • Feb 17, 2023 Accepted a $5M pay cut for 2023, while also converting $8.52M of salary & roster bonus into signing bonus, adding one void year, freeing up $11.816M of cap space with Green Bay (GB)
  • Feb 24, 2022 Converted his $3.75M roster bonus plus $100,000 of base salary into signing bonus, adding two void years, freeing up $3.08M of cap space with Green Bay (GB)
  • Mar 14, 2021 Signed a 4 year $48 million contract extension with Green Bay (GB)
  • Oct 11, 2019 Fined $10,527 Taunting against Dallas (DAL)
  • Jul 03, 2018 Suspended 2 games for violating the league's substance abuse policy, forfeiting $71,233 in 2018 salary/bonus with Green Bay (GB)
  • May 05, 2017 Signed a 4 year $2.6 million contract with Green Bay (GB)
  • Apr 29, 2017 Drafted by Green Bay (GB): Round 5 (#182 overall)

Fines

Date Reason Fine Amount
Oct 11, 2019 Taunting against Dallas (DAL) $10,527

Suspensions

Date Reason Games Suspended Fine Amount
Jul 03, 2018 Substance Abuse 2 $71,233
Year Team GP GS Snaps Snaps% Rush Attempts Rush Yards Rush Yards/Gm Rush Touchdowns Receiving Targets Receiving Receptions Receiving Yards Receiving Yards/Rec Receiving Yards/Gm Receiving Touchdowns Fum
2023 GB 11 10 305 29.40 142 656 59.6 2 43 30 233 7.8 21.2 1 2
2022 GB 17 17 630 57.60 213 1,121 65.9 2 72 59 395 6.7 23.2 5 5
2021 GB 15 15 578 51.80 171 799 53.3 4 65 52 391 7.5 26.1 6 2
2020 GB 14 14 539 51.80 201 1,104 78.9 9 63 47 355 7.6 25.4 2 2
2019 GB 16 16 679 61.30 236 1,084 67.8 16 68 49 474 9.7 29.6 3 3
2018 GB 12 8 376 47.50 133 728 60.7 8 35 26 206 7.9 17.2 1 1
2017 GB 12 4 236 22.50 81 448 37.3 4 18 9 22 2.4 1.8 0 0
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