Brandon Aiyuk

San Francisco 49ers, Wide Receiver
Age: 26-131d (Mar 17, 1998)
Exp: 5 Years
Country: US
College: Arizona State
Drafted: Round 1 (#25 overall), 2020
Agent(s): Ryan Williams (Athletes First)
2024 Cap Hit

$14,124,000

2024 Cash

$14,124,000

Career Earnings

$12,531,342

2020-2024 Rookie (CURRENT)

Brandon Aiyuk signed a 4 year , $12,531,342 contract with the San Francisco 49ers, including $6,673,704 signing bonus, $12,531,342 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,132,836. In 2024, Aiyuk will earn a base salary of $14,124,000, while carrying a cap hit of $14,124,000 and a dead cap value of $14,124,000.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $12,531,342
Average Salary:
$3,132,836
Signing Bonus:
$6,673,704
GTD at Sign:
$12,531,342
Total GTD:
$12,531,342
Free Agent:
2025 / UFA
Year Age Status Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Cash Annual Cash Cumulative Dead Cap Annual
2020 22 $2,278,426 1.15% $7,283,704 $7,283,704 $12,531,342
2021 23 $2,848,032 1.56% $1,179,606 $8,463,310 $10,252,916
2022 24 $3,417,639 1.64% $1,749,213 $10,212,523 $7,404,884
2023 25 $3,987,245 1.77% $2,318,819 $12,531,342 $3,987,245
2024 26
Club
$14,124,000 5.53% $14,124,000 $26,655,342 $14,124,000
2025 27
UFA
Year Age Status Base P5 Salary Signing Proration Cap Hit Cap % League Cap Dead Cap
2020 22 $610,000 $1,668,426 $2,278,426 1.15% $12,531,342
2021 23 $1,179,606 $1,668,426 $2,848,032 1.56% $10,252,916
2022 24 $1,749,213 $1,668,426 $3,417,639 1.64% $7,404,884
2023 25 $2,318,819 $1,668,426 $3,987,245 1.77% $3,987,245
2024 26
Club
$14,124,000 - $14,124,000 5.53% $14,124,000
2025 27
UFA
Year Age Status Base P5 Salary Signing Bonus Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2020 22 $610,000 $6,673,704 $7,283,704 $7,283,704 $7,283,704 $5,331,068
2021 23 $1,179,606 - $1,179,606 $8,463,310 $4,231,655 $4,842,910
2022 24 $1,749,213 - $1,749,213 $10,212,523 $3,404,174 $6,064,011
2023 25 $2,318,819 - $2,318,819 $12,531,342 $3,132,836 $8,221,410
2024 26
Club
$14,124,000 - $14,124,000 $26,655,342 $5,331,068 $14,124,000
Contract Notes
  • Fully guaranteed 
  • 5th-year option available
Source: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.
Career Earnings thru 2024

$12,531,342

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

1 team

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2020 22
Active
$7,283,704
$7,283,704
2021 23
Active
$1,179,606
$8,463,310
2022 24
Active
$1,749,213
$10,212,523
2023 25
Active
$2,318,819
$12,531,342
All NFL (2nd)
Total      
$12,531,342
$12,531,342
2024 26
Active / Club Exercised
$14,124,000
Total
$26,655,342
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Workout Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2020
22
$610,000
$6,673,704
$7,283,704
$7,283,704
2021
23
$1,179,606
$1,179,606
$8,463,310
2022
24
$1,749,213
$1,749,213
$10,212,523
2023
25
$2,318,819
$2,318,819
$12,531,342
Total
$5,857,638
$6,673,704
$12,531,342
$12,531,342
2024
26
$14,124,000
$14,124,000
Total
$19,981,638
$6,673,704
$26,655,342

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Incentives Cash Cumulative
4 $5,857,638 $6,673,704 - - - - $12,531,342

Injuries

Year Weeks Reason
2020 SF 9 - 9 COVID-19
2020 SF 11 - 12 COVID-19
  • Apr 28, 2023 San Francisco (SF) exercised a $14.1M option for 2024
  • Jun 27, 2020 Signed a 4 year $12.5 million contract with San Francisco (SF)
  • Apr 23, 2020 Drafted by San Francisco (SF): Round 1 (#25 overall)
Year Team GP GS Snaps Snaps% Receiving Receptions Receiving Yards Receiving Touchdowns Fum
2023 SF 16 15 780 77.60 75 1,342 7 1
2022 SF 17 17 1,002 91.10 78 1,015 8 1
2021 SF 17 16 906 83.00 56 826 5 2
2020 SF 12 10 728 66.50 60 748 5 0

Calculated Market Value

Market Value

  • 4 years, $104,614,756
  • Avg. Salary: $26,153,689
  • NFL Rank: 32
  • WR Rank: 7

Current Contract

  • Free Agent: 2025
  • Avg. Salary: $3,132,836
  • NFL Rank: 596
  • WR Rank: 70

Comparable Players

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

Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
Jaylen Waddle 3 $84,750,000 $28,250,000 25
DeVonta Smith 3 $75,000,000 $25,000,000 25
Amon-Ra St. Brown 4 $120,010,000 $30,002,500 24
Michael Pittman Jr. 3 $70,000,000 $23,333,333 26
Averages 3 $87,440,000 $26,646,458 25.0

Base Calculated Value

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

Length Value Avg. Salary
2 $51,715,238 $25,857,619

Statistical Comparisons

Now we'll compare our variables and Aiyuk statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: GP%, Rec Tgt/Gm, Rec/Gm, Rec Yds/Gm, Rec TD/Gm, GP/Yr, YAC/GM, Drops/Gm, Rating

Player GP% Rec Tgt/Gm Rec/Gm Rec Yds/Gm Rec TD/Gm GP/Yr YAC/GM Drops/Gm Rating
Jaylen Waddle
2022-2023
93.94 7.13 4.74 76.45 0.39 15.50 30.45 0.45 87.30
DeVonta Smith
2022-2023
100.00 7.52 5.33 68.55 0.42 16.50 23.55 0.30 77.00
Amon-Ra St. Brown
2022-2023
96.97 9.69 7.03 83.62 0.50 16.00 38.16 0.25 90.65
Michael Pittman Jr.
2022-2023
96.97 9.28 6.50 64.91 0.25 16.00 26.91 0.31 74.15
Average 96.97 8.41 5.90 73.38 0.39 16.00 29.77 0.33 82.28
Brandon Aiyuk
2022-2023
100.00 6.64 4.64 71.42 0.45 16.50 22.24 0.21 86.30
Pct Change 3.12 -21.05 -21.36 -2.67 15.38 3.13 -25.29 36.36 4.89
Median Prime % Change 3.12%
Average Prime % Change -0.83%

Calculated Market Value: Brandon Aiyuk

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, $104,614,756 $26,153,689
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