Zach Ertz
Tight End
Drafted: Round 2 (#35 overall), 2013
Experience: 8 Years
College: Stanford
Contract: 5 yr(s)
$42,500,000
Signing Bonus $8,000,000 AAV$8,500,000 G'teed:$21,000,000 Free Agent:2022 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead Cap
2016 Contract details by year 25 $1,138,527 $2,173,036 - - - $3,311,563 $18,277,054
2017 Contract details by year 26 $775,000 $1,600,000 - $645,000 - $3,020,000 $17,625,000
2018 Contract details by year 27 $790,000 $1,600,000 - $2,447,500 $100,000 $4,937,500 $15,380,000
2019 Contract details by year 28 $805,000 $1,600,000 - $3,886,500 - $6,291,500 $17,737,500
2020 Contract details by year 29 $6,660,000 $1,600,000 - $4,221,500 - $12,481,500 $20,251,000
2021 Contract details by year 30 $8,500,000 - - $4,221,500 - $12,721,500 $16,269,500
2022 Contract details by year 31 - - - $1,774,000 - $3,548,000 -
2023 Contract details by year 32 - - - $1,774,000 - $1,774,000 -
Contract Notes:
  • $13M inititally guaranteed (2016 salary, 2017 salary, signing bonus)
  • $5,861,473 of his 2018 salary are fully guaranteed on 3/11/2017
  • Additional $2M of 2018 salary fully guarantees on 3/16/2018
  • Annual Pro Bowl Incentive: $100,000
  • Escatalors: $3M
  • 2019: Converted $7.195M of salary into bonus
  • 2022-2023 are dummy years that automatically void
  • 2020/2021 salaries escalated $250,000 per 2019 Pro Bowl nod
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2013 Player Cash Earnings $405,000 $2,292,144 - $2,697,144
2014 Player Cash Earnings $649,509 - - $649,509
2015 Player Cash Earnings $894,018 - - $996,225
2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,138,527 $8,000,000 - $9,138,527
2017 Player Cash Earnings $775,000 - - $4,100,000
2018 Player Cash Earnings $790,000 - - $10,680,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $805,000 - - $8,000,000
2020 Player Cash Earnings $6,660,000 - - $6,660,000
2021 Player Cash Earnings $8,500,000 - - $8,500,000
9 seasons $20,617,054 $10,292,144 - $51,421,405

Cap Hit

#1
Tight End
#2
Philadelphia Eagles
#59
NFL

AAV

#7
Tight End
#241
NFL

Cash

#7
Tight End
#208
NFL
  • Oct 4 2019

    Fined $28,075 Helmet to helmet hit against Green Bay (GB)

  • Apr 13 2019

    Converted $7.195M of 2019 salary into bonus, clearing $5.757 million of cap with Philadelphia (PHI)

  • Mar 15 2018

    Converted $7.21M of 2018 salary into bonus, clearing $5.407M in cap space for Philadelphia (PHI)

  • Mar 16 2017

    Converted $3.225M of his 2017 salary into bonus, clearing $2.58M in cap

  • Jan 25 2016

    Signed a 5 year $42.5 million extension with Philadelphia (PHI)

  • May 9 2013

    Signed a 4 year $5.38 million contract with Philadelphia (PHI)

  • Apr 26 2013

    Drafted by Philadelphia (PHI): Round 2 (#35 overall)