Jameis Winston Salary: Jameis Lanaed Winston (born January 6, 1994) is an American football quarterback for the National Football League’s New Orleans Saints (NFL). Born and raised in Alabama, he was a highly regarded high school quarterback and led his squad as a junior to the state championship.
Winston played college football for the Florida State Seminoles and became the youngest player to win the Heisman Trophy as a redshirt freshman and helped guide the Seminoles to a 2014 BCS National Championship Game victory.
The Seminoles qualified to the Rose Bowl, part of the College Football Playoff, in its sophomore and final year. Winston also played on the baseball team at Florida State. In the 2015 NFL Draft, Winston was selected as the first overall selection by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
With the New Orleans Saints, Jameis Winston signed a 1-year, $1,100,000 contract, with a $148,000 signing bonus, $148,000 guaranteed, and an estimated annual salary of $1,100,000. Winston can receive a basic salary, a signing bonus, a roster bonus, a signing bonus, a restructuring bonus, a workout bonus, and an incentive bonus while bearing a cap hit and a dead cap value.