Derek Smith 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
$0$0$3,728,658$2,459,307
Annual Breakdown
SeasonBuyout FeesP. BonusS. BonusMin SalaryMax SalaryMajorsMinorsJuniorEstimated Earnings
2009-10$0$0$65,000$600,0002.6%97.4%0.0%$79,079
2010-11$0$0$105,000$550,00010.5%89.5%0.0%$151,570
2011-12$0$0$700,000$700,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$700,000
2012-13 $0$0$453,658$453,658100.0%0.0%0.0%$453,658
2013-14$0$0$775,000$775,00029.8%70.2%0.0%$775,000
2015-16$0$0$300,000$650,0000.0%100.0%0.0%$300,000
TOTAL$0$0$2,398,658$3,728,658---$2,459,307