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Scott Satterfield contract at Appalachian State

Scott Satterfield

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College: Appalachian State

Conference: Sun Belt

State: North Carolina

Base compensation

  • 2017 guaranteed pay: $612,500
  • Total contract pay: $3,691,345
  • Contract length: 5 years
  • Start date: 5/19/2017
  • Expires: 12/31/2021


  • Retention bonus: $12,500 a month in 2017; $13,125 a month in 2018; $13,781.25 a month in 2019; $14,470.31 a month in 2020; $15,193.83 a month in 2021.
  • National title bonus: $50,000
  • CFP semifinal win: $25,000
  • CFP semifinal appearance: $50,000
  • Conference title bonus: $50,000
  • Misc athletic-based incentives: $25,000 for nine wins
  • Coach of the year award bonus: $20,000 for conference coach of year; $20,000 for national coach of year
  • Academic bonuses: $15,000 for APR above 930; $7,500 for each semester team GPA exceeds 3.0; or $5,000 if GPA exceeds 2.7
  • Car: one car or $600 monthly allowance

Other Perks

  • Miscellaneous perks: $10,000 for scheduling a game against a team from SEC, ACC, Big 12, Big Ten or Pac 12; $15,000 for 5% year-over-year increase in tickets sold
  • Buyout if coach leaves for another coaching job: $35,416 for every month remaining on his contract; if he received written permission from AD, total buyout is $425,000

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