Cameron Jordan
Defensive End
Drafted: Round 1 (#24 overall), 2011
Experience: 10 Years
College: California
Contract: 3 yr(s)
$52,500,000
Signing Bonus $15,500,000 AAV$17,500,000 G'teed:$42,035,000 Free Agent:2024 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2019 Contract details by year 30 $935,000 $6,300,000 $500,000 $1,747,000 $65,000 - $9,547,000 $34,194,000
2020 Contract details by year 31 $2,250,000 $3,100,000 - $1,747,000 $100,000 $1,900,000 $9,097,000 $25,997,000
2021 Contract details by year 32 $1,075,000 $3,100,000 - - $100,000 $5,081,250 $9,356,250 $30,700,000
2022 Contract details by year 33 $13,600,000 $3,100,000 $1,000,000 - $100,000 $5,081,250 $22,881,250 $21,443,750
2023 Contract details by year 34 $13,900,000 $3,100,000 $1,000,000 - - $5,081,250 $23,081,250 $13,262,500
2024 Contract details by year 35 $5,200,000 - - - - $5,081,250 $10,281,250 $5,081,250
Contract Notes:
  • $27.43M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2019 salary + 2020 salary)
  • 2019 Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
  • 2020 Option Bonus: $9.5M (due 3/22/2020)
    If declined, 2020 salary increases to $11.75M ($11M guaranteed, 2024 voids)
  • 2021 salary fully guarantees 3/19/2021, restructured
  • 2021 Roster Bonus: $1.9M (3/21/2021, restructured)
  • 2022 Roster Bonus: $1M
  • 2023 Roster Bonus: $1M
  • Annual Workout Bonus: $100,000
  • Base Escalator
    13 sacks: $250,000
    15 sacks: $500,000
    17 sacks: $500,000
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $4,122,836 - $4,497,836
2012 Player Cash Earnings $726,427 - - $726,427
2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,077,855 - - $1,077,855
2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,429,282 - - $1,429,282
2015 Player Cash Earnings $969,000 $16,000,000 - $17,001,067
2016 Player Cash Earnings $765,000 - - $9,600,000
2017 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,100,000
2018 Player Cash Earnings $8,650,000 - $900,000 $9,550,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $935,000 $15,500,000 $565,000 $17,000,000
2020 Player Cash Earnings $2,250,000 - - $11,850,000
2021 Player Cash Earnings $1,075,000 - - $13,900,000
11 seasons $25,252,564 $35,622,836 $32,857,067 $93,732,467

Cap Hit

#12
Defensive End
#3
New Orleans Saints
#105
NFL

AAV

#9
Defensive End
#53
NFL

Cash

#9
Defensive End
#87
NFL
  • Mar 6 2021

    Converted $12.725M of 2021 salary/bonus into signing bonus, clearing $9.54M of space with New Orleans (NO)

  • Dec 25 2020

    Fined $10,500 Throwing a punch against Kansas City (KC)

  • Sep 25 2020

    Fined $12,500 Horse Collar tackle against Josh Jacobs (LV)

  • Sep 18 2020

    Fined $12,500 Fighting against Tampa Bay (TB)

  • Nov 29 2019

    Fined $38,602 Roughing the Passer against Kyle Allen (CAR)

  • Jun 11 2019

    Signed a 3 year $52.5 million contract extension with New Orleans (NO)

  • Oct 20 2017

    Fined $12,154 Excessive Celebration (dunking ball) against Detroit (DET)

  • Mar 29 2016

    Converted $2.73 million of his 2016 salary into bonus, clearing $2.256 million for New Orleans (NO)

  • Feb 17 2016

    Converted his $6M roster bonus to signing bonus, clearing $4.8M in 2016 cap space with New Orleans (NO)

  • Jun 2 2015

    Signed a 5 year $55 million extension with New Orleans (NO)

  • Apr 21 2014

    New Orleans (NO) exercised a $6.969 million option for 2015

  • Nov 29 2013

    Fined $10,000 Roughing the Passer against Matt Ryan (ATL)

  • Jul 29 2011

    Signed a 4 year $7.73 million contract with New Orleans (NO)

  • Apr 28 2011

    Drafted by New Orleans (NO): Round 1 (#24 overall)