Last updated on November 26, 2014 12:05 PM EDT

Matthew Slater

Year Salary Prorated
Signing Bonus
Roster Bonus/
Weight Clause
Workout Bonus Total Cap Figure Cash Received Remaining Guaranteed Money Cap Hit if Cut Cap Savings if Cut or Traded Comments
2008 $295,000 $43,750 $338,750 $470,000 $175,000 $175,000 signing bonus
2009 $385,000 $43,750 $6,890 $435,640 $391,890 $131,250
2010 $475,000 $43,750 $518,750 $475,000 $87,500
2011 $600,000 $43,750 $643,750 $600,000 $43,750
2012 $700,000 $666,666 $100,000 $1,735,000 $2,800,000 $2,000,000
2013 $1,200,000 $666,666 $300,000 $100,000 $2,266,666 $1,600,000 $1,333,334 $300,000 Pro Bowl LTBE incentive
2014 $1,200,000 $1,333,334 $300,000 $105,600 $2,938,334 $3,605,600 $3,666,668 $2,333,334 $300,000 Pro Bowl LTBE incentive
Received a $2 million signing bonus as part of a November 2014 extension.
2015 $1,000,000 $666,666 $100,000 $1,766,666 $1,100,000 $2,333,334 $2,333,334 $100,000 Pro Bowl LTBE incentive
2016 $1,000,000 $666,668 $100,000 $1,766,668 $1,100,000 $666,668 $666,668 $141,668 $100,000 Pro Bowl LTBE incentive

Mike Reiss reported in his blog that the "contract signed by fifth-round draft choice Matthew Slater" was "a four-year deal, with a $175,000 signing bonus. The base salaries are:

The final year includes an escalator that could increase the value of the base salary based on playing time in the first three years of the deal."
June 26, 2010 update According to the performance-based program Slater earned $6,890 in 2009 offseason workout bonus money, rather than the $7,280 that I previously had him earning.
July 23, 2011 Slater's salary was at the minimum. Therefore, it was increased to $600,000 as part of the new CBA.
November 29, 2013 On March 16, 2012 ESPNBoston.Com's Mike Reiss reported that "Slater gets a $2 million signing bonus in his deal, with base salaries of $700,000 (2012), $1.2 million (2013) and $1.2 million (2014). Slater can earn workout bonuses of $100,000 each year of the deal. In all, it's a three-year, $5.4 million pact."
November 26, 2014On November 26th ESPNBoston.Com's Field Yates reported that the "deal includes $3 million in guaranteed money, including $2 million up front in the form of a signing bonus, plus his 2015 base salary of $1 million. The deal also includes a base salary of $1 million for 2016, and incentives each season of $100,000, which Slater would earn if he makes the Pro Bowl in either season."

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