Michael Carter

New York Jets, Cornerback
Age: 25-116d (Mar 08, 1999)
Exp: 4 Years
Country: US
College: Duke
Drafted: Round 5 (#154 overall), 2021
Agent(s): Kelton Crenshaw (Klutch Sports Group)
2024 Cap Hit

$3,448,232

2024 Cash

$3,366,000

Career Earnings

$2,753,927

2021-2024 Rookie (CURRENT)

Michael Carter signed a 4 year , $3,808,927 contract with the New York Jets, including $328,927 signing bonus, $328,927 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $952,232. In 2024, Carter will earn a base salary of $3,366,000, while carrying a cap hit of $3,448,232 and a dead cap value of $82,232.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $3,808,927
Average Salary:
$952,232
Signing Bonus:
$328,927
GTD at Sign:
$328,927
Total GTD:
$328,927
Free Agent:
2025 / UFA
Year Age Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Cash Annual Cash Cumulative Dead Cap Annual
2021 22 $742,232 0.41% $988,927 $988,927 $328,927
2022 23 $907,232 0.44% $825,000 $1,813,927 $246,696
2023 24 $1,022,232 0.45% $940,000 $2,753,927 $164,464
2024 25 $3,448,232 1.35% $3,366,000 $6,119,927 $82,232
2025 26
UFA
Year Age Base P5 Salary Signing Proration Cap Hit Cap % League Cap Dead Cap
2021 22 $660,000 $82,232 $742,232 0.41% $328,927
2022 23 $825,000 $82,232 $907,232 0.44% $246,696
2023 24 $940,000 $82,232 $1,022,232 0.45% $164,464
2024 25 $3,366,000 $82,232 $3,448,232 1.35% $82,232
2025 26
UFA
Year Age Base P5 Salary Signing Bonus Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2021 22 $660,000 $328,927 $988,927 $988,927 $988,927 $1,529,982
2022 23 $825,000 - $825,000 $1,813,927 $906,964 $1,710,333
2023 24 $940,000 - $940,000 $2,753,927 $917,976 $2,153,000
2024 25 $3,366,000 - $3,366,000 $6,119,927 $1,529,982 $3,366,000
Contract Notes
  • 2024 proven performance escalator
Source: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.
Career Earnings thru 2024

$2,753,927

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

1 team

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2021 22
Active
$988,927
$988,927
2022 23
Active
$825,000
$1,813,927
2023 24
Active
$940,000
$2,753,927
Total      
$2,753,927
$2,753,927
2024 25
Active
$3,366,000
Total
$6,119,927
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Workout Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2021
22
$660,000
$328,927
$988,927
$988,927
2022
23
$825,000
$825,000
$1,813,927
2023
24
$940,000
$940,000
$2,753,927
Total
$2,425,000
$328,927
$2,753,927
$2,753,927
2024
25
$3,366,000
$3,366,000
Total
$5,791,000
$328,927
$6,119,927

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Incentives Cash Cumulative
3 $2,425,000 $328,927 - - - - $2,753,927

Injuries

Year Weeks Reason
2021 NYJ 16 - 16 COVID-19
  • May 07, 2021 Signed a 4 year $3.8 million contract with New York (NYJ)
  • May 01, 2021 Drafted by New York (NYJ): Round 5 (#154 overall)
Year Team GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sack Tackles Total Tackles Solo Tackles Assisted FFum Int
2023 NYJ 15 7 628 58.10 50 37 13 1
2022 NYJ 17 6 732 64.30 62 49 13 2
2021 NYJ 15 7 742 62.50 1 72 44 28
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