Adam Thielen
Wide Receiver
Experience: 5 Years
College: Minnesota-Mankato
Contract: 4 yr(s)
$64,200,000
Signing Bonus $9,000,000 AAV$16,050,000 G'teed:$33,000,000 Free Agent:2025 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2019 Contract details by year 29 $805,000 $2,800,000 $4,400,000 $100,000 $8,105,000 $16,205,000
2020 Contract details by year 30 $4,800,000 $2,800,000 $5,100,000 $100,000 $12,800,000 $8,200,000
2021 Contract details by year 31 $11,000,000 $1,800,000 $500,000 $100,000 $13,400,000 $5,400,000
2022 Contract details by year 32 $12,045,000 $1,800,000 $500,000 $100,000 $14,445,000 $3,600,000
2023 Contract details by year 33 $13,050,000 $1,800,000 $500,000 $100,000 $15,450,000 $1,800,000
2024 Contract details by year 34 $14,000,000 - $500,000 $100,000 $14,600,000 -
2025 Free Agent Year 35 UFA  
Contract Notes:
  • $14.1M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2019 salary + 2019 roster bonus)
  • 2019 Roster Bonus: $4.3M (guaranteed)
  • 2019 Per Game Active Bonus: $6,250 ($100,000)
  • 2020 salary & roster bonus fully guarantee on 3/20/2020
  • 2020 Roster Bonus: $5M (3/20/2020)
  • 2020 Per Game Active Bonus: $6,250 ($100,000)
  • $9.095M of 2021 salary fully guarantees on the 3rd league day of 2021
  • 2021 Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
  • 2022 Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
  • 2023 Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
  • 2024 Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
  • Annual Workout Bonus: $100,000
  • Incentives available based on reaching 100 receptions, 1,375 yards
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2014 Player Cash Earnings $420,000 - - $420,000
2015 Player Cash Earnings $510,000 - - $682,306
2016 Player Cash Earnings $600,000 - - $939,639
2017 Player Cash Earnings $2,746,000 $4,000,000 - $7,496,000
2018 Player Cash Earnings $3,850,000 - $1,500,000 $5,350,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $805,000 $9,000,000 $4,500,000 $14,305,000
6 seasons $8,931,000 $13,000,000 $7,261,945 $29,192,945

Cap Hit

#24
Wide Receiver
#9
Minnesota Vikings
#176
NFL

AAV

#7
Wide Receiver
#45
NFL

Cash

#7
Wide Receiver
#65
NFL
  • Apr 12 2019

    Signed a 4 year $64 million contract extension with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Mar 15 2017

    Signed a 4 year $19.246 million contract extension with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Mar 4 2017

    Assigned a 1 year $2.746 million tender by Minnesota (MIN)

  • Mar 7 2016

    Signed a 1 year $600k tender with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Dec 30 2013

    Signed a reserve/future contract with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Aug 31 2013

    Waived by Minnesota (MIN)

  • May 6 2013

    Signed a 3 year $1.485 million contract with Minnesota (MIN)