Tom Brady
Quarterback
Drafted: Round 6 (#199 overall), 2000
Experience: 21 Years
College: Michigan
Contract: 1 yr(s)
$25,000,000
Signing Bonus $20,000,000 AAV$25,000,000 G'teed:$25,000,000 Free Agent:2023 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2021 Contract details by year 43 $1,075,000 $8,000,000 $1,470,588 - $10,545,588 $50,000,000
2022 Contract details by year 44 $8,925,000 $8,000,000 - - $16,925,000 $40,925,000
2023 Contract details by year 45 - $8,000,000 - - $24,000,000 $24,000,000
2024 Contract details by year 46 - $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000 -
2025 Contract details by year 47 - $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000 -
Contract Notes:
  • $15M of $20M signing bonus is deferred to 2022
  • If Brady retires after 2021, the Bucs will recoup $16M of the signing bonus
  • 2021 Roster Bonus: $20M (fully guaranteed, treated as a signing bonus)
  • If a 17th game is added, a $1,470,588 roster bonus is added annually
  • Top 5 Stat Incentives ($562,500 each, max $2.25M)
    *Bucs must be better than 26th in rushing per attempt
    - Passer Rating 
    - TD Passes (or 25+)
    - Pass Yards
    - Completion %
    - Yard per Attempt
  • Non-cumulative Playoff Incentives (LTBE)
    *Bucs must be better than 26th in rushing per attempt
    - $500,000 for a playoff birth
    - $750,000 for a Wild Card win (75% playing time)
    - $1.25M for a Divisional round win (75% playing time)
    - $1.75M for a Conf. Championship (75% playing time)
    - $2.25M for a Super Bowl Win (75% playing time, LTBE)
  • 2023-25 automatically void at the end of the 2022 league year ($24M dead cap)
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2000 Player Cash Earnings $193,000 $38,500 - $231,500
2001 Player Cash Earnings $298,000 - - $372,160
2002 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $3,500,000 - $3,878,780
2003 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 - - $9,129,700
2004 Player Cash Earnings $535,000 - - $6,004,200
2005 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $10,000,000 - $12,004,180
2006 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 $4,500,000 - $14,004,840
2007 Player Cash Earnings $720,000 - - $12,505,160
2008 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - $3,001,320 $8,001,320
2009 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - $3,000,000 $8,000,000
2010 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 $6,000,000 $3,000,000 $16,500,000
2011 Player Cash Earnings $5,750,000 $10,000,000 $4,000,000 $19,750,000
2012 Player Cash Earnings $950,000 - $11,050,000 $12,000,000
2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $10,000,000 $2,000,000 $13,000,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $15,000,000 $2,000,000 $19,000,000
2015 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 $5,000,000 - $13,010,663
2016 Player Cash Earnings $764,705 $14,000,000 - $14,774,301
2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $14,000,000 - $15,000,000
2018 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - $11,000,000 $15,000,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,750,000 $20,250,000 $1,000,000 $23,000,000
2020 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - $13,375,000 $28,375,000
20 seasons $65,285,705 $112,288,500 $85,967,599 $263,541,804

Cap Hit

#16
Quarterback
#5
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
#108
NFL

AAV

#2
Quarterback
#15
NFL

Cash

#2
Quarterback
#3
NFL
  • Mar 12 2021

    Signed a 1 year $25 million contract extension with Tampa Bay (TB)

  • Mar 20 2020

    Signed a 2 year $50 million contract with Tampa Bay (TB)

  • Aug 4 2019

    Signed a 1 year $23 million contract extension with New England (NE)

  • Aug 10 2018

    Signed a 2 year $30M restructure contract with New England (NE)

  • Apr 25 2016

    Suspended 4 games for his role in deflate gate, forfeiting $235,294 in 2016 salary with New England (NE)

  • Mar 10 2016

    Signed a 2 year $41 million extension with New England (NE)

  • Feb 25 2013

    Signed a 3 year $27 million restructured extension with New England (NE)

  • Mar 22 2012

    Restructured 2012 salary from $5.75 million to $950k and converted his roster bonus to signing bonus, clearing $7.2M in cap space with New England (NE)

  • Sep 9 2010

    Signed a 4 year $72 million extension with New England (NE)

  • May 8 2005

    Signed a 4 year $42.8 million contract with New England (NE)

  • Aug 28 2002

    Signed a 4 year $29.625 million extension with New England (NE)

  • Jun 24 2000

    Signed a 3 year $866,500 contract with New England (NE)

  • Apr 15 2000

    Drafted by New England (NE): Round 6 (#199 overall)