Cam Newton is an American football quarterback in the National Football League (NFL). He was picked first overall in the 2011 NFL Draft by the Carolina Panthers and played an outstanding nine seasons with the team until a shoulder injury in his throwing arm led to his expulsion from the team. He then signed a one-year contract with the New England Patriots in 2020 and is the team’s starting quarterback and team captain. He is titled to three Pro Bowls and one Super Bowl appearance during Super Bowl 50, for which he was awarded the NFL MVP title. He is the recipient of nearly all major college level awards, such as the Maxwell award, Heisman trophy, Davey O’Brien award and many more.
Cam Newton has a net worth of $75 million, and is one of the most talented quarterbacks in the League.
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Cam Newton Contract Breakdown
Cam Newton’s current one-year contract with the New England Patriots can be broken down as follows:
|Contract||Signing Bonus||Average Salary||GTD at Sign||Total GTD|
|1 yr(s) / $5,100,000||$2,000,000||$5,100,000||$3,500,000||$3,500,000|
|Year||Base Salary||Signing Bonus||Roster Bonus||Cap Hit ||Dead Cap||Yearly Cash|
What are the terms of Cam Newton’s Contract?
Cam Newton’s contract with the New England Patriots guarantees the quarterback $3.5 million. This includes a $2 million signing bonus as well as the 2021 salary of $1.5 million.
Newton will likely earn $88,235 as per game active bonus, $8.5 million in incentives from playoffs, Pro Bowl, All-Pro, MVP, Super Bowl, MVP, etc.
Play time incentives include 60%, $500,000 likely to be earned and 90%, $1 million.
Playoff incentives are worth $500,00 each for 60% to 90% of regular season snaps and include a playoff berth. The contract also includes 50% snaps for each playoff win and includes $1.5 million for a Super Bowl win, $1 million for a Super Bowl MVP and $500,000 each for a Pro Bowl and All-Pro. Also included is a $100,000 workout bonus.
Cam Newton’s Contract History
|Year||Contract||Signing Bonus||Average Salary||GTD at Sign||Total GTD|
|2011-2015 (Carolina Panthers)||4 yr(s) / $22,025,498||$14,518,544||$5,506,375||-||$22,025,498|
|2015-2020 (Carolina Panthers)||5 yr(s) / $103,800,000||$22,500,000||$20,760,000||$41,000,000||$60,000,000|
|2020 (New England Patriots)||1 yr(s) / $1,750,000||-||$1,750,000||$550,000||$550,000|
How many years are left on Cam Newton’s contract?
There is one year left on Cam Newton’s contract with the New England Patriots. It is the second one-year contract he has signed with the team. He signed the $5.1 million contract in March 2021 and it will terminate in March 2022.
What is Cam Newton’s salary?
Cam Newton has an annual average salary of $5.1 million as per the terms of the one-year contract extension with the New England Patriots. The quarterback has earned $66.4 million in salaries alone from entire career earning over $125 million over 10 seasons.
What is Cam Newton’s net worth?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Patriots’ starting quarterback Cam Newton has a net worth of $75 million. His NFL earnings, endorsement deals and business ventures contribute to his staggering wealth.