Coach Mel Tucker (Michigan State) - Contract Details
Average Annual Salary:
Length of Contract:
Highest Possible Performance Bonus:
$1,300,000 + yearly bonus of $100,000 to be allocated between the Coach, the assistant football coaches, and the Program administrative staff
TV & Media - $1,200,000/year Footwear & Apparel - $100,000/year Contingent Annual Bonus (retention bonus) - $400,000/year
Highest Possible Academic Bonus:
On or before January 15, 2012 - $6,000,000 January 16, 2021 - January 15, 2022 - $2,500,000 January 16, 2022 - January 15, 2023 - $2,000,000 January 16, 2023 - January 15, 2024 - $1,500,000 On or after January 16, 2024 - $1,000,000
85% of the Non-Performance Related Compensation remaining on the 6 year term. Yearly Non-Performance Related Compensation is equal to $5,500,000.
Course fee courtesy credit for spouse & children, use of 2 vehicles, country club membership, 4 seats on the Program team plane and 2 hotel rooms for any post-season football games, in addition to team seats for Coach's spouse and dependent children, use of a private plane for 25 hours annually for personal travel
University shall pay $3,000,000 to the current employer for Coach's current contractual buyout and shall be responsible for any tax liability that Coach may owe or be assessed as a result of such buyout.
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