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Kyle Whittingham contract at Utah

Kyle Whittingham

Kyle Whittingham Photo Credit: AP

College: Utah

Conference: Pac-12

State: Utah

Base compensation

  • 2017 guaranteed pay: $3,400,000
  • Total contract pay: $27,950,000
  • Contract length: 10 years
  • Start date: 5/31/2011
  • Last amended: 1/1/2016
  • Expires: 12/31/2020

Incentives

  • CFP semifinal appearance: $300,000
  • Conference regular season division title bonus: $90,000 if they advance to title game; $45,000 if they do not
  • Coach of the year award bonus: $100,000 for national coach of year; $45,000 for conference coach of year
  • National poll bonus: $100,000 if in final top 25; $15,000 if in top 25 at any time during season.
  • Academic bonuses: $50,000 if APR is 970; $25,000 if 960; $10,000 if 950; $50,000 if graduation rate is 70%; $25,000 if 60%; $10,000 if 50%
  • Car: one car with insurance plus an additional car or $800 monthly stipend
  • Tickets: 28 football tickets and 4 men’s basketball tickets, and a parking pass for both sports
  • Golf/country club: membership in Hidden Valley Country Club and Salt Lake Country Club

Other Perks

  • Buyout if coach leaves for another coaching job: $2,500,000 if before end of 2017; $1,750,000 if before end of 2019; $1,000,000 if before end of 2020.

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