Mark Stoops was named the Head Football Coach at the University of Kentucky in 2012. Prior to this Stoops was Defensive Coordinator at Florida State for three seasons from 2010-2012. Over Stoops' coaching career he has served as Defensive Back Coach with programs at Nordonia (1992-1995), USF (1996), Wyoming (1997-1999), Miami (2001-2003) and Arizona (2004-2009). He got his start as Graduate Assistant at University of Iowa in 1990.
Coach Mark Stoops - Contract Details
Average Annual Salary:
Length of Contract:
Highest Possible Performance Bonus:
$800,000+$250,000 for each win beginning with the 7th win of each season
Multiple Media and Endorsement Bonus: $3,110,000
Highest Possible Academic Bonus:
Up to 75% Base Salary and Multiple Media and Endorsement Bonus Compensation for the Remaining term.
2 Automobile+Expense Account+20 Tickets+Club Membership+Standard Employee Benefits+10% of Base Salary to Retirement Plan
*The Coach shall receive an Automatic 1 Year extension if Team wins 7 games or 2 Year extension if more than 10 games are won. Coach to inform University of any other employment opportunities.
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