Florida football: Updated contracts for Doug Nussmeier, returning assistants released
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida released contract information for offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeier as well as its four returning assistant coaches on Friday as part of a public records request.
Nussmeier had his contract extended through the 2018 season and will earn $832,725 per year. Nussmeier was paid $540,000 by Florida in 2016. He also collected $300,000 each of the last two years from Michigan as part of his contract buyout following the firing of Michigan head coach Brady Hoke in December 2014.
The rest of the coaches’ contract extensions and salaries:
- Co-defensive coordinator and defensive line coach Chris Rumph was extended through the 2019 season and will make $590,000 per year. That’s a $100,000 raise from last season. Rumph also received a $50,000 retention bonus that will increase to $75,000 following the 2017 season, and $100,000 following the 2018 season. Rumph is the only assistant coach who is extended past the 2018 season.
- Special teams coordinator and tight ends coach Greg Nord was extended through the 2018 season and will make $410,000 per year. That’s a $20,000 raise from last season.
- Wide receivers coach Kerry Dixon was extended through 2018 and will make $290,000 per year. That’s a $15,000 raise from last season. Dixon also received a $25,000 retention bonus that will increase to $35,000 after the 2017 season.
- Linebackers coach Tim Skipper was extended through the 2018 season and will make $446,600 per year. That’s a $6,600 raise from last season.