David Backes Career Earnings

  • Estimated earnings are calculated based on the players time spent in the majors, minors and juniors in relation to their respective salary at those playing levels:
    • Prior to 2016: percentage of the season spent in the minors, majors and juniors is estimated based on the players games played between leagues
    • 2016 and later: our daily tracker is used to determine time spent in the minors, majors and juniors, and therefore is significantly more accurate
  • Estimated career earnings do not include performance bonuses earned
  • Estimates are only based on the contracts in the CapFriendly database
  • These estimates do not account for player expenses such as: agent fees, escrow, income tax, etc.
Summary
Max Perf. BonusSigning BonusSalary MaximumEstimated Earnings
$245,000$12,455,000$43,520,121$55,144,832
Annual Breakdown
SeasonBuyout FeesP. BonusS. BonusMin SalaryMax SalaryMajorsMinorsJuniorEstimated Earnings
2006-07$155,000$227,500$50,000$500,00061.3%38.8%0.0%$553,125
2007-08$90,000$227,500$50,000$575,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$802,500
2008-09$0$0$2,500,000$2,500,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$2,500,000
2009-10$0$0$2,500,000$2,500,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$2,500,000
2010-11$0$0$2,500,000$2,500,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$2,500,000
2011-12$0$0$4,500,000$4,500,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$4,500,000
2012-13 $0$0$2,195,121$2,195,121100.0%0.0%0.0%$2,195,121
2013-14$0$0$4,750,000$4,750,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$4,750,000
2014-15$0$0$4,750,000$4,750,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$4,750,000
2015-16$0$0$4,750,000$4,750,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$4,750,000
2016-17$0$3,000,000$5,000,000$5,000,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$8,000,000
2017-18$0$3,000,000$5,000,000$5,000,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$8,000,000
2018-19$0$3,000,000$3,000,000$3,000,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$6,000,000
2019-20$0$3,000,000$1,000,000$1,000,00034.4%0.0%0.0%$3,344,086
TOTAL$245,000$12,455,000$42,545,121$43,520,121---$55,144,832