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

Calvin Johnson

Wide Receiver
$20,558,000
3

Charles Johnson

Defensive End
$20,020,000
4

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$19,750,000
5

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$19,500,000
6

Mario Williams

Defensive End
$19,400,000
7

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$18,250,000
8

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$17,721,250
9

Peyton Manning

Quarterback
$17,500,000
10

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$17,416,668
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

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$13,195,000
28

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$13,000,000

Rodney Hudson

Center
$13,000,000
30

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$12,985,000
31

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$12,823,000

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$12,823,000
33

Brandon Carr

Cornerback
$12,717,000
34

Clay Matthews

Inside Linebacker
$12,700,000
35

Lawrence Timmons

Inside Linebacker
$12,566,250
36

Chris Long

Defensive End
$12,500,000

Jared Allen

Outside Linebacker
$12,500,000
38

Vincent Jackson

Wide Receiver
$12,209,777
39

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$12,200,000
40

Julius Peppers

Outside Linebacker
$12,000,000
41

Ryan Kalil

Center
$11,795,000
42

Johnathan Joseph

Cornerback
$11,750,000
43

Joe Haden

Cornerback
$11,700,000
44

D'Brickashaw Ferguson

Left Tackle
$11,698,666
45

Vontae Davis

Cornerback
$11,250,000
46

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver
$10,850,000
47

Branden Albert

Left Tackle
$10,725,000
48

Ryan Clady

Left Tackle
$10,600,000
49

Cameron Wake

Defensive End
$10,450,000
50

Nick Mangold

Center
$10,407,100
51

Julius Thomas

Tight End
$10,300,000
52

Joe Thomas

Left Tackle
$10,200,000
53

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$10,176,000

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$10,176,000
55

Eric Weddle

Safety
$10,100,000
56

Brent Grimes

Cornerback
$10,000,000
57

Mike Wallace

Wide Receiver
$9,900,000
58

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$9,787,500
59

Antonio Gates

Tight End
$9,762,500
60

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$9,754,000
61

Pierre Garcon

Wide Receiver
$9,700,000
62

Leon Hall

Cornerback
$9,600,000

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$9,600,000
64

Duane Brown

Left Tackle
$9,500,000
65

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$9,250,000

Lardarius Webb

Cornerback
$9,250,000
67

Matt Forte

Running Back
$9,200,000
68

Sam Shields

Cornerback
$9,062,500
69

Jason Peters

Left Tackle
$9,050,000
70

Brandon Marshall

Wide Receiver
$9,000,000

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$9,000,000

Jared Odrick

Defensive Tackle
$9,000,000
73

Arian Foster

Running Back
$8,906,250
74

Byron Maxwell

Cornerback
$8,700,000
75

DeMarcus Ware

Outside Linebacker
$8,666,666
76

Rob Gronkowski

Tight End
$8,650,000
77

Andy Levitre

Guard
$8,600,000

Jason McCourty

Cornerback
$8,600,000
79

Jason Witten

Tight End
$8,512,000
80

Marshawn Lynch

Running Back
$8,500,000

Jared Veldheer

Left Tackle
$8,500,000

Haloti Ngata

Defensive Tackle
$8,500,000
83

Marshal Yanda

Guard
$8,450,000
84

Eric Berry

Safety
$8,357,700
85

Jared Cook

Tight End
$8,300,441
86

Jonathan Stewart

Running Back
$8,300,000
87

Rodger Saffold

Guard
$8,250,000
88

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
$8,200,000

Paul Kruger

Outside Linebacker
$8,200,000
90

Victor Cruz

Wide Receiver
$8,125,000
91

Michael Griffin

Safety
$8,100,000
92

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$8,060,000
93

Jermon Bushrod

Left Tackle
$8,050,000

William Beatty

Left Tackle
$8,050,000
95

Dan Williams

Defensive Tackle
$8,000,000

Alex Mack

Center
$8,000,000

Cliff Avril

Defensive End
$8,000,000

Jermey Parnell

Right Tackle
$8,000,000

Michael Bennett

Defensive End
$8,000,000

Jimmy Graham

Tight End
$8,000,000