NFL Salary Rankings NFL Salary Rankings

Listing the top salaries, cap hits, cash, earnings, contracts, and bonuses, for all active NFL players.

2015 Cap Hit Rankings

Player 2015 cap-hit
1

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$26,400,000
2

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$21,166,668
3

Calvin Johnson

Wide Receiver
$20,558,000
4

Charles Johnson

Defensive End
$20,020,000
5

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$19,750,000
6

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$19,500,000
7

Mario Williams

Defensive End
$19,400,000
8

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$18,250,000
9

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$17,721,250
10

Peyton Manning

Quarterback
$17,500,000
11

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$17,245,000
12

Robert Quinn

Defensive End
$16,744,111
13

Jay Cutler

Quarterback
$16,500,000
14

Darrelle Revis

Cornerback
$16,000,000
15

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$15,600,000
16

Adrian Peterson

Running Back
$15,400,000
17

Colin Kaepernick

Quarterback
$15,265,753
18

Tony Romo

Quarterback
$14,973,000
19

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$14,813,000
20

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$14,791,491
21

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$14,750,000
22

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$14,595,000
23

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$14,550,000
24

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$14,230,393
25

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$14,000,000
26

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$13,969,000
27

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$13,200,000
28

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$13,000,000

Rodney Hudson

Center
$13,000,000
30

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$12,985,000
31

Brandon Carr

Cornerback
$12,717,000
32

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$12,700,000
33

Lawrence Timmons

Inside Linebacker
$12,566,250
34

Chris Long

Defensive End
$12,500,000

Jared Allen

Outside Linebacker
$12,500,000
36

Vincent Jackson

Wide Receiver
$12,209,777
37

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$12,200,000
38

Julius Peppers

Outside Linebacker
$12,000,000
39

Ryan Kalil

Center
$11,795,000
40

Johnathan Joseph

Cornerback
$11,750,000
41

Joe Haden

Cornerback
$11,700,000
42

D'Brickashaw Ferguson

Left Tackle
$11,698,666
43

Vontae Davis

Cornerback
$11,250,000
44

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver
$10,850,000
45

Branden Albert

Left Tackle
$10,725,000
46

Rob Gronkowski

Tight End
$10,650,000
47

Ryan Clady

Left Tackle
$10,600,000
48

Cameron Wake

Defensive End
$10,450,000
49

Nick Mangold

Center
$10,407,100
50

Julius Thomas

Tight End
$10,300,000
51

Joe Thomas

Left Tackle
$10,200,000
52

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$10,176,000

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$10,176,000
54

Eric Weddle

Free Safety
$10,100,000
55

Brent Grimes

Cornerback
$10,000,000
56

Mike Wallace

Wide Receiver
$9,900,000
57

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$9,787,500
58

Antonio Gates

Tight End
$9,762,500
59

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$9,754,000
60

Pierre Garcon

Wide Receiver
$9,700,000
61

Leon Hall

Cornerback
$9,600,000

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$9,600,000
63

Duane Brown

Left Tackle
$9,500,000
64

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$9,250,000

Lardarius Webb

Cornerback
$9,250,000
66

Matt Forte

Running Back
$9,200,000
67

Sam Shields

Cornerback
$9,062,500
68

Jason Peters

Left Tackle
$9,050,000
69

Brandon Marshall

Wide Receiver
$9,000,000

Jared Odrick

Defensive End
$9,000,000

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$9,000,000
72

Arian Foster

Running Back
$8,706,250
73

Byron Maxwell

Cornerback
$8,700,000
74

DeMarcus Ware

Outside Linebacker
$8,666,666
75

Jason McCourty

Cornerback
$8,600,000

Andy Levitre

Guard
$8,600,000
77

Jason Witten

Tight End
$8,512,000
78

Marshawn Lynch

Running Back
$8,500,000

Haloti Ngata

Defensive Tackle
$8,500,000

Jared Veldheer

Left Tackle
$8,500,000
81

Marshal Yanda

Guard
$8,450,000
82

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$8,357,700
83

Jared Cook

Tight End
$8,300,441
84

Jonathan Stewart

Running Back
$8,300,000
85

Rodger Saffold

Guard
$8,250,000
86

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
$8,200,000

Paul Kruger

Outside Linebacker
$8,200,000
88

Victor Cruz

Wide Receiver
$8,125,000
89

Michael Griffin

Free Safety
$8,100,000
90

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$8,060,000
91

William Beatty

Left Tackle
$8,050,000

Jermon Bushrod

Left Tackle
$8,050,000
93

Cliff Avril

Defensive End
$8,000,000

Jimmy Graham

Tight End
$8,000,000

Alex Mack

Center
$8,000,000

Michael Bennett

Defensive End
$8,000,000

Dan Williams

Defensive Tackle
$8,000,000

Jermey Parnell

Right Tackle
$8,000,000
99

Corey Liuget

Defensive Tackle
$7,977,000
100

Jamaal Charles

Running Back
$7,970,835