He’s the fourth-highest paid coach in the SEC. Alabama’s Nick Saban, who ranks second overall, will collect $6,939,395 in 2016. Texas A&M’s Kevin Sumlin is seventh overall and makes $5,000,000. Auburn’s Gus Malzahn is eighth with $4,729,500.

Freeze’s total pay is up from $4,310,000 in 2015, which was up from $3,018,000 in 2014. In 2012, Freeze’s first season at Ole Miss, his total pay was $1,505,500.