Jay Cutler
Quarterback
Drafted: Round 1 (#11 overall), 2006
Experience: 12 Years
College: Vanderbilt
Contract: 1 yr(s)
$10,000,000
Signing Bonus - AAV$10,000,000 G'teed:$5,000,000 Free Agent:2018 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2017 Contract details by year 34 $5,000,000 - $5,000,000 - $10,000,000 $10,000,000
2018 Free Agent Year 35 UFA  
Contract Notes:
  • 2017 Roster Bonus: $5M (paid 8/9/17)
  • 75% playing time + playoff birth: $1M
  • 75% playing time + playoff win: $1M
  • 75% playing time + Top 10 in total TDs: $1M
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2006 Player Cash Earnings $275,000 - $1,275,000 $1,550,000
2007 Player Cash Earnings $360,000 - - $8,247,500
2008 Player Cash Earnings - - - $747,500
2009 Player Cash Earnings $10,034,999 - - $10,134,999
2009 Player Cash Earnings - - - $4,732,500
2010 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,500,000
2011 Player Cash Earnings $7,600,000 - - $8,100,000
2012 Player Cash Earnings $7,700,000 - - $8,200,000
2013 Player Cash Earnings $8,470,000 - - $8,970,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $17,500,000 - - $17,506,808
2015 Player Cash Earnings $15,500,000 - - $20,506,780
2016 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 - - $16,000,000
2017 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - $5,000,000 $10,000,000
13 seasons $95,439,999 - $21,376,088 $122,196,087

Cap Hit

AAV

Cash

  • Aug 6 2017

    Signed a 1 year $10 million contract with Miami (MIA)

  • May 5 2017

    Retired from Professional Football

  • Mar 9 2017

    Released by Chicago (CHI), clearing $14 million in cap

  • Mar 24 2014

    Restructured $5 million from his 2014 base salary with Chicago (CHI)

  • Jan 2 2014

    Signed a 7 year $126.7 million contract extension with Chicago (CHI)

  • Oct 20 2009

    Signed a 5 year $50.37 million contract with Chicago (CHI)

  • Apr 2 2009

    Traded to Chicago (CHI) from Denver (DEN) with 2009 5th round pick for Kyle Orton, 2009 1st round pick and 2009 3rd round pick

  • Jul 27 2006

    Signed a 6 year $48 million contract with Denver (DEN)

  • Jun 27 2006

    Drafted by Denver (DEN): Round 1 (#11 overall)