TOLEDO, OH (WTOL) - Toledo has signed Head Football Coach Jason Candle to an extension through the 2021 season. He also gets a raise to go along with the extension.
Below is the breakdown of his yearly base salary:
- 2017: $425,000
- 2018: $450,000
- 2019: $475,000
- 2020: $500,000
- 2021: $525,000
Candle also gets a $250,000 Marketing Stipend that is unchanged from his previous contract.
His previous base salary was $400,000. The increase comes entirely from private funding.
There are also bonuses written in to his contract based on how many wins the team has. Candle went 9-4 this year in his first season as head coach.