NFL Salary Rankings NFL Salary Rankings

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

2017 Cap Hit Rankings

Player cap hit
1

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$24,550,000
2

Carson Palmer

Quarterback
$24,125,000
3

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$23,943,600
4

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$23,750,000
5

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$22,100,000
6

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$20,300,000

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$20,300,000
8

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$20,166,666
9

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$20,000,000
10

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$19,900,000
11

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$19,700,000
12

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$19,400,000
13

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$19,100,000
14

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$19,000,000
15

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$18,800,000
16

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$18,200,000
17

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$18,000,000

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$18,000,000

DeAndre Hopkins

Wide Receiver
$18,000,000

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$18,000,000
21

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$17,000,000
22

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$16,900,000
23

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$16,742,400
24

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$16,500,000
25

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$16,400,000
26

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$16,000,000
27

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver
$15,850,000
28

Derek Carr

Quarterback
$15,731,691
29

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$15,700,000
30

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$15,500,000
31

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$15,137,500
32

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$15,075,000
33

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
$15,000,000
34

Tavon Austin

Wide Receiver
$14,977,116
35

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$14,875,000
36

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$14,500,000
37

Cordy Glenn

Left Tackle
$14,200,000
38

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$14,000,000

Mike Glennon

Quarterback
$14,000,000
40

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$13,900,000
41

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$13,750,000
42

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$13,706,965
43

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$13,631,000
44

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$13,618,333
45

Kelechi Osemele

Guard
$13,500,000

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$13,500,000
47

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$12,800,000
48

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$12,763,324
49

Ezekiel Ansah

Defensive End
$12,734,000
50

Randall Cobb

Wide Receiver
$12,656,250
51

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$12,500,000
52

Jason Witten

Tight End
$12,262,000
53

Joel Bitonio

Guard
$12,237,813
54

Le'Veon Bell

Running Back
$12,120,000
55

Jamie Collins

Outside Linebacker
$12,100,000
56

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$12,047,000
57

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$12,033,333
58

Aqib Talib

Cornerback
$12,000,000
59

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$11,700,000
60

Jordy Nelson

Wide Receiver
$11,550,000
61

Joe Thomas

Left Tackle
$11,500,000
62

Michael Bennett

Defensive End
$11,268,750
63

Nate Solder

Left Tackle
$11,166,418
64

Brandon Linder

Center
$11,070,900
65

Joe Staley

Left Tackle
$11,056,250
66

Maurkice Pouncey

Center
$11,051,000
67

David DeCastro

Guard
$11,050,000
68

Mark Barron

Inside Linebacker
$11,000,000

Michael Brockers

Defensive Tackle
$11,000,000
70

Devin McCourty

Free Safety
$10,935,000
71

Robert Quinn

Outside Linebacker
$10,750,334
72

Akiem Hicks

Defensive End
$10,706,450
73

Darius Slay

Cornerback
$10,681,250
74

Gabe Jackson

Guard
$10,647,844
75

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$10,600,000

Damon Harrison

Defensive Tackle
$10,600,000
77

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$10,500,000
78

Jerry Hughes

Defensive End
$10,450,000
79

Xavier Rhodes

Cornerback
$10,426,000
80

Mike Daniels

Defensive Tackle
$10,400,000

Earl Thomas

Free Safety
$10,400,000
82

Greg Olsen

Tight End
$10,350,000

Tyrone Crawford

Defensive End
$10,350,000
84

Vontae Davis

Cornerback
$10,250,000
85

Kawann Short

Defensive Tackle
$10,000,000

Jimmy Graham

Tight End
$10,000,000

Jay Cutler

Quarterback
$10,000,000

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$10,000,000

Johnathan Hankins

Defensive Tackle
$10,000,000

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$10,000,000

Jared Veldheer

Right Tackle
$10,000,000
92

Jabaal Sheard

Outside Linebacker
$9,968,750
93

Chris Harris

Cornerback
$9,866,666
94

Lane Johnson

Right Tackle
$9,843,750
95

Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback
$9,713,334
96

Mike Iupati

Guard
$9,700,000
97

Jurrell Casey

Defensive Tackle
$9,688,750
98

Robert Alford

Cornerback
$9,600,000
99

Navorro Bowman

Inside Linebacker
$9,591,500
100

Emmanuel Sanders

Wide Receiver
$9,537,500