What Is Jermaine Johnson Salary: How Much Does Jermaine Johnson Make?

Jermaine Johnson

Jermaine Johnson, a defensive end, was selected by the New York Jets with the number 26 overall choice in the NFL draft. On Monday, the Jets signed Johnson to a rookie contract worth $13.1 million over four years.

The Jets have the option to pick up Johnson’s fifth year of the contract, which comes with a signing bonus of $6.7 million for the player.

In order to secure Johnson, who is anticipated to make an early contribution as a pass rusher, New York made a deal that moved them back into the first round.

Jermaine Johnson
Jermaine Johnson

The former standout at Florida State University was honored with the ACC Defensive Player of the Year award after leading the conference with 12 sacks and 18 1/2 tackles for loss during the previous season

Johnson, who was born and raised in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, started his collegiate career at Independence Community College. During his time there, he was one of the athletes profiled in the documentary series “Last Chance U,” which is available on Netflix.

He started his collegiate career at Florida State, where he played for two seasons, before transferring to Georgia and performing well enough there to be selected in the first round of the draft.

How Much Does Jermaine Johnson Make?

Jermaine Johnson earns an average of $3,271,861 per year. Johnson will earn a base salary of $705,000 and a signing bonus of $6,698,140 in 2022, with a cap hit of $2,379,535