Gardner Minshew

Las Vegas Raiders, Quarterback
Age: 28-43d (May 16, 1996)
Exp: 6 Years
Country: US
College: Washington State
Drafted: Round 6 (#178 overall), 2019
Agent(s): Dave Butz (SportStars)
2024 Cap Hit

$8,000,000

2024 Cash

$12,500,000

Career Earnings

$10,671,582

2024-2025 Free Agent (CURRENT)

Gardner Minshew signed a 2 year , $25,000,000 contract with the Las Vegas Raiders, including $6,000,000 signing bonus, $15,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $12,500,000. In 2024, Minshew will earn a base salary of $5,840,000, a signing bonus of $6,000,000 and a workout bonus of $150,000, while carrying a cap hit of $8,000,000 and a dead cap value of $15,000,000.
Contract Terms:
2 yr(s) / $25,000,000
Average Salary:
$12,500,000
Signing Bonus:
$6,000,000
GTD at Sign:
$15,000,000
Total GTD:
$15,000,000
Free Agent:
2026 / UFA
Year Age Status Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Cash Annual Cash Cumulative Dead Cap Annual
2024 28 $8,000,000 3.13% $12,500,000 $12,500,000 $15,000,000
2025 29 $14,000,000 5.12% $12,500,000 $25,000,000 $7,660,000
2026 30
Void
UFA
$3,000,000 1.03% - - $3,000,000
2027
Void
$1,500,000 0.48% - - -
Year Age Status Base P5 Salary Signing Proration Roster/Gm Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Cap % League Cap Dead Cap
2024 28 $5,840,000 $1,500,000 $510,000 $150,000 $8,000,000 3.13% $15,000,000
2025 29 $11,840,000 $1,500,000 $510,000 $150,000 $14,000,000 5.12% $7,660,000
2026 30
Void
UFA
- $1,500,000 - - $3,000,000 1.03% $3,000,000
2027
Void
- $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 0.48% -
Year Age Status Base P5 Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2024 28 $5,840,000 $6,000,000 $150,000 $12,500,000 $12,500,000 $12,500,000 $12,500,000
2025 29 $11,840,000 - $150,000 $12,500,000 $25,000,000 $12,500,000 $12,500,000
2026 30
Void
- - - - - - -
2027 31
Void
- - - - - - -
Contract Notes
  • $15M fully guaranteed (signing bonus + 2025 salary + $3.16M of 2025 salary)
  • Per Game Active Bonus: $30,000 ($510,000)
  • 2026-2027 years automatically void 5 days after the 2025 Super Bowl
Source: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

2023-2023 Free Agent

Gardner Minshew signed a 1 year , $3,500,000 contract with the Indianapolis Colts, including $3,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,500,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $3,500,000
Average Salary:
$3,500,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
GTD at Sign:
$3,500,000
Total GTD:
$3,500,000
Free Agent:
2024 / UFA
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2019-2022 Rookie

Gardner Minshew signed a 4 year , $2,710,884 contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars, including $190,884 signing bonus, $190,884 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $677,721.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $2,710,884
Average Salary:
$677,721
Signing Bonus:
$190,884
GTD at Sign:
$190,884
Total GTD:
$190,884
Free Agent:
2023 / UFA
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$10,671,582

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

3 teams

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2019 23
Active
$685,884
$685,884
2020 24
Active
$1,095,698
$1,781,582
2021 25
Active
$850,000
$2,631,582
2022 26
Active
$2,540,000
$5,171,582
2023 27
Active
$5,500,000
$10,671,582
Total      
$10,671,582
$10,671,582
2024 28
Active
$12,500,000
2025 29
Active
$12,500,000
Total
$35,671,582
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Workout Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2019
23
$495,000
$190,884
$685,884
$685,884
2020
24
$850,000
$245,698
$1,095,698
$1,781,582
2021
25
$850,000
$850,000
$2,631,582
2022
26
$2,540,000
$2,540,000
$5,171,582
2023
27
$1,750,000
$1,750,000
$2,000,000
$5,500,000
$10,671,582
Total
$6,485,000
$1,940,884
$2,245,698
$10,671,582
$10,671,582
2024
28
$5,840,000
$6,000,000
$150,000
$12,500,000
2025
29
$11,840,000
$150,000
$12,500,000
Total
$24,165,000
$7,940,884
$300,000
$2,245,698
$35,671,582

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Incentives Cash Cumulative
2 $1,345,000 $190,884 - - - $245,698 $1,781,582
2 $3,390,000 - - - - - $3,390,000
1 $1,750,000 $1,750,000 - - - $2,000,000 $5,500,000
  • Mar 11, 2024 Signed a 2 year $25 million contract with Las Vegas (LV)
  • Mar 16, 2023 Signed a 1 year $3.5 million contract with Indianapolis (IND)
  • Aug 28, 2021 Traded to Philadelphia (PHI) from Jacksonville (JAX) for 2022 6th round pick (#197 Gregory Junior)
  • May 09, 2019 Signed a 4 year $2.71 million contract with Jacksonville (JAC)
  • Apr 27, 2019 Drafted by Jacksonville (JAC): Round 6 (#178 overall)
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 IND 16 13 972 84.70 490 305 62.2 3,305 206.6 15 9 84.61 34 100 3 8
2022 PHI 5 2 151 12.80 76 44 57.9 663 132.6 3 3 83.39 7 3 1 4
2021 PHI 4 2 166 14.80 60 41 68.3 439 109.8 4 1 104.79 9 21 0 1
2020 JAX 9 8 558 53.80 327 216 66.1 2,259 251.0 16 5 95.85 29 153 1 5
2019 JAX 14 12 920 83.00 470 285 60.6 3,271 233.6 21 6 91.19 67 344 0 13

Calculated Market Value

Market Value

  • 2 years, $25,616,416
  • Avg. Salary: $12,808,208
  • NFL Rank: 175
  • QB Rank: 19

Current Contract

  • Free Agent: 2026
  • Avg. Salary: $12,500,000
  • NFL Rank: 178
  • QB Rank: 20

Comparable Players

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

Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
Jimmy Garoppolo 3 $72,750,000 $24,250,000 31
Taylor Heinicke 2 $14,000,000 $7,000,000 29
Mitchell Trubisky 2 $11,250,000 $5,625,000 28
Tyrod Taylor 2 $11,000,000 $5,500,000 32
Averages 2 $27,250,000 $10,593,750 30.0

Base Calculated Value

After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Minshew's current age (28), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

Length Value Avg. Salary
5 $65,868,900 $13,173,780

Statistical Comparisons

Now we'll compare our variables and Minshew statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: GP%, Pass Yds/Gm, Pass TD/Gm, Pass INT/Gm, Pass Comp%, Pass Rat, Rush Yds/Gm, Rating

Player GP% Pass Yds/Gm Pass TD/Gm Pass INT/Gm Pass Comp% Pass Rat Rush Yds/Gm Rating
Jimmy Garoppolo
2021-2022
76.47 240.27 1.38 0.62 67.75 100.85 3.23 73.45
Taylor Heinicke
2021-2022
73.53 211.12 1.28 0.84 63.60 87.75 16.36 54.60
Mitchell Trubisky
2021-2022
38.24 99.62 0.31 0.46 70.00 64.23 4.77 72.50
Tyrod Taylor
2020-2021
24.24 146.75 0.62 0.62 57.00 76.06 19.75 59.30
Average 53.12 174.44 0.90 0.64 64.59 82.22 11.03 64.96
Gardner Minshew
2022-2023
63.64 188.95 0.86 0.57 60.05 84.00 4.90 58.80
Pct Change 19.80 8.32 -4.44 10.94 -7.03 2.16 -55.58 -9.48
Median Prime % Change -1.14%
Average Prime % Change -4.41%

Calculated Market Value: Gardner Minshew

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
2 years, $25,616,416 $12,808,208
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