Credit: Cleveland Plain-Dealer

Ryan Day’s assistants will be paid fairly well.

Ohio State released salary & contract info for all 10 on-field assistants today.

Coach Title Salary Contract Duration
Greg Mattison Co-DC $1,100,000 2 years
Kevin Wilson OC / TEs $950,000 2 years
Jeff Hafley Co-DC / DBs $950,000 2 years
Mike Yurcich Quarterbacks / Passing game $950,000 2 years
Larry Johnson Assoc HC / DL $900,000 1 year
Greg Studrawa OL $600,000 1 year
Tony Alford Asst HC / RBs $600,000 1 year
Al Washington LBs $500,000 2 years
Matt Barnes Special Teams $350,000 2 years
Brian Hartline Receivers $345,000 2 years


In addition to their salaries, Buckeye assistants can earn the following bonuses:

  • Big Ten East championship: 8.5 percent of salary
  • Big Ten Championship Game win: 4.25 percent
  • New Year’s Six bowl game: 17 percent
  • Non-CFP bowl game and at least nine wins: 4.25 percent
  • College Football Playoff berth: 21.25 percent
  • National championship game berth: 25.5 percent

Each assistant has a $100,000 buyout should they choose to leave before Dec 1 of the final year of their contract; however this buyout is waived is coach leaves to become a head coach.

Tip of the cap to Bucknuts for compiling the info.

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