Melvin Ingram
Outside Linebacker
Drafted: Round 1 (#18 overall), 2012
Experience: 8 Years
College: South Carolina
Contract: 4 yr(s)
$64,000,000
Signing Bonus $10,500,000 AAV$16,000,000 G'teed:$34,000,000 Free Agent:2021 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2017 Contract details by year 28 $5,000,000 $2,625,000 $7,250,000 - $14,875,000 $34,000,000
2018 Contract details by year 29 $11,250,000 $2,625,000 - - $13,875,000 $19,125,000
2019 Contract details by year 30 $17,000,000 $2,625,000 - - $19,625,000 $13,250,000
2020 Contract details by year 31 $14,000,000 $2,625,000 - - $16,625,000 $16,625,000
Contract Notes:
  • $34M fully guaranteed (signing bonus + 2017 salary + 2017 roster bonus + 2018 salary)
  • $8M of 2019 salary fully guarantees on 3/15/2019
  • 2017 Roster Bonus: $7.25M
  • 12.5 Sacks: $1M
  • Pro Bowl : $1M
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $4,547,808 - $4,937,808
2013 Player Cash Earnings $771,738 - - $771,738
2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,153,476 - - $1,153,476
2015 Player Cash Earnings $785,214 - $810,703 $1,595,917
2016 Player Cash Earnings $7,751,000 - - $7,751,000
2017 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 $10,500,000 $7,250,000 $22,750,000
2018 Player Cash Earnings $11,250,000 - - $11,250,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $17,000,000 - - $17,000,000
2020 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - $14,000,000
9 seasons $58,101,428 $15,047,808 $8,060,703 $81,209,939

Cap Hit

#4
Defensive End
#1
Los Angeles Chargers
#37
NFL

AAV

#11
Defensive End
#68
NFL

Cash

#11
Defensive End
#91
NFL
  • Sep 21 2018

    Fined $20,054 Roughing the Passer against Josh Allen (BUF)

  • Sep 15 2017

    Fined $24,309 Roughing the Passer against Trevor Siemian (DEN)

  • Jun 11 2017

    Signed a 4 year $64 million contract extension with Los Angeles (LAC)

  • Feb 27 2017

    Offered a 1 year $14.55M franchise tag by Los Angeles (LAC)

  • Apr 7 2015

    San Diego (SD) exercised a $7.751 million 5th year option for 2016

  • May 8 2012

    Signed a 4 year $8.39 million contract with San Diego (SD)

  • Apr 26 2012

    Drafted by San Diego (SD): Round 1 (#18 overall)