DJ Durkin joined Maryland as head coach in 2016. His only previous experience as head coach was during an interim period for Florida in 2014, but his previous coaching experience includes defensive coordinator / linebacker coach for Michigan (2015) and Florida (2013-2014). He started as defensive ends coach for Bowling Green University in 2005.
Coach DJ Durkin - Contract Details
Average Annual Salary:
Length of Contract:
60 Months and 28 Days*
Highest Possible Performance Bonus:
Supplemental Annual Income:$20,00,000 Moving Allowance: $30,000
Highest Possible Academic Bonus:
Up to $2000,000 if Coach accepts employment at rival University
65% of Base Salary and Supplementary Income for remainder of the Term
Standard Benefits+Travel Expense Reimbursment+16 Tickets+$12,000 Automobile Allowance+$540 Cell Phone+ Bayou Desiard Country Club Membership+$3,000 Moving Expense
*The Term to be extended by 1 Year if Coach remains Head Coach the day after 2016 regular season end.
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