Jonah Williams

Age: 26-223d (Nov 17, 1997)
Exp: 6 Years
Country: US
College: Alabama
Drafted: Round 1 (#11 overall), 2019
Agent(s): Ryan Tollner (Rep 1 Sports)
2024 Cap Hit

$6,610,000

2024 Cash

$17,110,000

Career Earnings

$30,327,818

2024-2025 Free Agent (CURRENT)

Jonah Williams signed a 2 year , $30,000,000 contract with the Arizona Cardinals, including $14,000,000 signing bonus, $21,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $15,000,000. In 2024, Williams will earn a base salary of $2,500,000, a signing bonus of $14,000,000 and a workout bonus of $100,000, while carrying a cap hit of $6,610,000 and a dead cap value of $19,000,000.
Contract Terms:
2 yr(s) / $30,000,000
Average Salary:
$15,000,000
Signing Bonus:
$14,000,000
GTD at Sign:
$19,000,000
Total GTD:
$21,500,000
Free Agent:
2026 / UFA
Year Age Status Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Cash Annual Cash Cumulative Dead Cap Annual
2024 27 $6,610,000 2.59% $17,110,000 $17,110,000 $19,000,000
2025 28 $16,390,000 6.00% $12,890,000 $30,000,000 $13,000,000
2026 29
Void
UFA
$7,000,000 2.39% - - $7,000,000
2027
Void
$3,500,000 1.12% - - -
Year Age Status Base P5 Salary Signing Proration Roster Bonus Roster/Gm Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Cap % League Cap Dead Cap
2024 27 $2,500,000 $3,500,000 - $510,000 $100,000 $6,610,000 2.59% $19,000,000
2025 28 $10,780,000 $3,500,000 $1,500,000 $510,000 $100,000 $16,390,000 6.00% $13,000,000
2026 29
Void
UFA
- $3,500,000 - - - $7,000,000 2.39% $7,000,000
2027
Void
- $3,500,000 - - - $3,500,000 1.12% -
Year Age Status Base P5 Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2024 27 $2,500,000 $14,000,000 - $100,000 $17,110,000 $17,110,000 $17,110,000 $15,000,000
2025 28 $10,780,000 - $1,500,000 $100,000 $12,890,000 $30,000,000 $15,000,000 $12,890,000
2026 29
Void
- - - - - - - -
2027 30
Void
- - - - - - - -
Contract Notes
  • $19M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2024 salary + $2.5M of 2025 salary)
  • Additional $2.5M of 2025 salary fully guarantees the 5th league day of 2025
  • 2025 Roster Bonus: $1.5M (5th league day)
  • Per Game Active Bonus: $30,000 ($510,000)
  • 2026-27 years automatically void
Source: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

2019-2023 Rookie

Jonah Williams signed a 4 year , $17,630,166 contract with the Cincinnati Bengals, including $10,841,940 signing bonus, $17,630,166 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $4,407,542.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $17,630,166
Average Salary:
$4,407,542
Signing Bonus:
$10,841,940
GTD at Sign:
$17,630,166
Total GTD:
$17,630,166
Free Agent:
2024 / UFA
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$30,327,818

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

1 team

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2019 22
Reserve
$11,336,940
$11,336,940
2020 23
Injured
$1,390,023
$12,726,963
2021 24
Active
$2,097,742
$14,824,705
2022 25
Active
$2,899,113
$17,723,818
2023 26
Active / Club Exercised
$12,604,000
$30,327,818
Total      
$30,327,818
$30,327,818
2024 27
Active
$17,110,000
2025 28
Active
$12,890,000
Total
$60,327,818
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Workout Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2019
22
$495,000
$10,841,940
$11,336,940
$11,336,940
2020
23
$1,296,371
$93,652
$1,390,023
$12,726,963
2021
24
$2,097,742
$2,097,742
$14,824,705
2022
25
$2,899,113
$2,899,113
$17,723,818
2023
26
$12,604,000
$12,604,000
$30,327,818
Total
$19,392,226
$10,841,940
$93,652
$30,327,818
$30,327,818
2024
27
$2,500,000
$14,000,000
$100,000
$17,110,000
2025
28
$10,780,000
$1,500,000
$100,000
$12,890,000
Total
$32,672,226
$24,841,940
$1,500,000
$200,000
$93,652
$60,327,818

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Incentives Cash Cumulative
5 $19,392,226 $10,841,940 - - - $93,652 $30,327,818

Injuries

Year Weeks Reason
2019 CIN 1 - 6 Shoulder
2020 CIN 14 - 17 Knee
  • Mar 13, 2024 Signed a 2 year $30 million contract with Arizona (ARI)
  • Apr 29, 2022 Cincinnati (CIN) exercised a $12.604 million option for 2023
  • May 16, 2019 Signed a 4 year $17.6 million contract with Cincinnati (CIN)
  • Apr 25, 2019 Drafted by Cincinnati (CIN): Round 1 (#11 overall)
Year Team GP GS Snaps Snaps%
2023 CIN 16 16 1,024 100.00
2022 CIN 16 16 1,101 99.50
2021 CIN 16 16 1,046 95.10
2020 CIN 10 10 633 76.00
2019 CIN 0 0.00

Calculated Market Value

Market Value

  • 4 years, $47,863,940
  • Avg. Salary: $11,965,985
  • NFL Rank: 190
  • T Rank: 8

Current Contract

  • Free Agent: 2026
  • Avg. Salary: $15,000,000
  • NFL Rank: 135
  • T Rank: 6

Comparable Players

We've selected the following players based on their age, contract status, and statistical production to compare Jonah Williams to.

Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
Ryan Ramczyk 5 $96,000,000 $19,200,000 26
Taylor Moton 4 $71,246,000 $17,811,500 26
Kaleb McGary 3 $34,500,000 $11,500,000 28
Braden Smith 4 $70,000,000 $17,500,000 24
Averages 4 $67,936,500 $16,502,875 26.0

Base Calculated Value

After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Williams's current age (26), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

Length Value Avg. Salary
4 $69,605,092 $17,401,273

Statistical Comparisons

Now we'll compare our variables and Williams statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: GP%, QB Hurries Allowed/Gm, QB Sacks Allowed/Gm, Rating

Player GP% QB Hurries Allowed/Gm QB Sacks Allowed/Gm Rating
Ryan Ramczyk
2019-2020
100.00 1.29 0.06 86.45
Taylor Moton
2019-2020
100.00 1.13 0.26 79.90
Kaleb McGary
2021-2022
97.06 0.97 0.45 74.50
Braden Smith
2019-2020
93.75 1.83 0.24 80.00
Average 97.70 1.31 0.25 80.21
Jonah Williams
2022-2023
100.00 1.45 0.61 59.85
Pct Change 2.35 -10.69 -144.00 -25.38
Median Prime % Change -18.04%
Average Prime % Change -44.43%

Calculated Market Value: Jonah Williams

After applying our Prime % figures into our base calculated value, we're given two values. The average of these values becomes our current calculated market value.

Terms Avg. Salary
4 years, $47,863,940 $11,965,985
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