What is Deshaun Watson salary?

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With an annual salary of $3.78 million in the 2019 season, Watson is at the lower end of the NFL quarterback salary pool – for now.

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Also question is, how much does Deshaun Watson get paid?

2017 season: Rookie year. On May 12, 2017, the Texans signed Watson to a four-year, $13.84 million contract featuring an $8.21 million signing bonus.

One may also ask, who is the highest paid quarterback in the NFL? Quarterback Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks reportedly came to terms on a four-year, $140 million contract early Tuesday morning, making him the NFL's highest-paid player.

Also question is, what does Watson make?

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary
2017 22 $465,000
2018 23 $555,000
2019 July 3: $862,249 roster bonus due 5th day of training camp 24 $862,249
2020 July 3: $1,177,123 roster bonus due 5th day of training camp 25 $1,177,124

What was Deshaun Watson first paycheck?

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Texans rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson donated his first NFL game check to three NRG stadium employees who were affected by Hurricane Harvey. Watson surprised three women who work in the team cafeteria at the stadium on Wednesday. Watson donated about $27,000 of his base salary of $465,000.

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What is Tom Brady's salary?

Brady's average salary of $35 million also is tied with Wilson for the richest in the NFL, although the expectation is that he'll be renegotiating his deal next offseason.

What is Cam Newton salary?

Cam Newton has a $45 million net worth
According to Spotrac, the 29-year old quarterback is making a $14.5 million base salary. He also earned a $4.5 million singing bonus. His contract caps his salary at $21.5 million.

How much is the lowest paid NFL player?

What is the lowest salary for an NFL player? The answer of $480,000 for a rookie who plays the entire season (or goes on injured reserve even during preseason) is correct for minimum pay for first year rookies who make the active roster. HOWEVER, it does not address the players on the practice squad.

Who is the highest paid player in the NFL?


Eli Manning, who has now retired after 16 seasons, is the highest-paid player in NFL history. The list is updated through the 2019 season.

What is the net worth of JJ Watt?

The three time Pro-Bowler holds the Texans franchise records for sacks and forced fumbles, in addition to being the first NFL player to record two 20 sack seasons. Watt is one of the NFL's most marketable players. His $7 million in earnings off the field is on par with the elite quarterbacks.

How Much Does Aaron Rodgers make?

Last August, Rodgers signed a then-record four-year contract worth $134 million; his base salary in 2019 will be $20 million.

How long is Cam Newton's contract?

Pro Football Talk clarified that the deal extended Newton's current deal by five years, though the contract is six years in its entirety and comes out to $118.47 million when the $14.67 million he was set to make in 2015 is added to the deal.

How much is Pat Mahomes worth?

Patrick Mahomes' net worth is estimated at $10 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. The Kansas City quarterback was only earning $555,000 a year as a rookie.

How do signing bonuses work?


A signing bonus or sign-on bonus is a sum of money paid to a new employee by a company as an incentive to join that company. They are often given as a way of making a compensation package more attractive to the employee (e.g., if the annual salary is lower than he or she desires).

Will Fuller contract details?

Current Contract
Will Fuller signed a 4 year, $10,164,313 contract with the Houston Texans, including a $5,592,228 signing bonus, $9,409,270 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,541,078. In 2020, Fuller will earn a base salary of $10,162,000, while carrying a cap hit of $10,162,000.

What is wrong with Deshaun Watson's eye?

In preparation for the Jacksonville, Jaguars Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson is making a slight alteration to his on-field gear due to his eye injury. Watson is now wearing a visor on his helmet to protect his healing left eye that was kicked in the Texans win over the Oakland Raiders last Sunday.

Who does Deshaun Watson play for?

Houston Texans
#4 / Quarterback

Where was Deshaun Watson born?

Gainesville, Georgia, United States

Who is the highest paid athlete?


Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi tops Forbes' list of the world's highest-paid athletes from the past year, taking in a cool $127 million between his salary and earnings ($92 million) and endorsements ($35 million). He is followed by: Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo ($109 million)

What sport makes the most money?

What is the Highest Paid Sport in the World?
  1. Basketball. Average Salary: $4.9 million.
  2. Major League Baseball. Average Salary: $3.82 million.
  3. Ice Hockey (NHL) Average Salary: $2.58 million.
  4. American Football (NFL) Average Salary: $2 million.
  5. The FA Premier League (Soccer) Average Salary: $1.6 million.

How much do Super Bowl winners make?

The winners of the Super Bowl will earn $118,000 per player, per Emily Caron of Sports Illustrated. That includes active players, inactive players and players on injured reserve. The losers will earn $59,000 per player. Those players will have earned quite a bit more during the postseason.