Baker Mayfield
Quarterback
Drafted: Round 1 (#1 overall), 2018
Experience: 5 Years
College: Oklahoma
Contract: 4 yr(s)
$32,682,980
Signing Bonus $21,849,440 AAV$8,170,745 G'teed:$32,682,980 Free Agent:2023 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2018 Contract details by year 23 $480,000 $5,462,360 - - $5,942,360 $32,682,980
2019 Contract details by year 24 $570,000 $5,462,360 $1,395,590 - $7,427,950 $26,740,620
2020 Contract details by year 25 $750,000 $5,462,360 $2,791,180 - $9,003,540 $19,312,670
2021 Contract details by year 26 $920,000 $5,462,360 $4,186,770 - $10,569,130 $29,257,130
2022 Contract details by year 27 $4,858,000 - - - $4,858,000 $5,000,000
Contract Notes:
  • Fully Guaranteed
  • Includes Offset Language
  • 5th-year option available (exercised)
  • Roster Bonuses due at the start of training camp
  • 2022: $3.5M incentives (per the restructured trade)
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2018 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 $21,849,440 - $22,329,440
2019 Player Cash Earnings $570,000 - $1,426,971 $1,996,971
2020 Player Cash Earnings $750,000 - $2,865,494 $3,615,494
2021 Player Cash Earnings $920,000 - $4,186,770 $5,106,770
2022 Player Cash Earnings $4,858,000 - - $4,858,000
2022 Player Cash Earnings $10,500,000 - - $10,500,000
6 seasons $18,078,000 $21,849,440 $8,479,235 $48,406,675

Cap Hit

#27
Quarterback
#9
Carolina Panthers
#288
NFL

AAV

#25
Quarterback
#267
NFL

Cash

#25
Quarterback
#376
NFL
  • Jul 6 2022

    Traded to Carolina (CAR) from Cleveland (CLE) for 2024 5th round pick [Converts to a 4th round pick with 70% snaps in 2022]

  • Apr 23 2021

    Cleveland (CLE) exercised an $18.858 million option for 2022

  • Jul 24 2018

    Signed a 4 year $32.6 million contract with Cleveland (CLE)

  • Apr 26 2018

    Drafted by Cleveland (CLE): Round 1 (#1 overall)