NFL Salary Rankings NFL Salary Rankings

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

2016 Cap Hit Rankings

Player 2016 cap-hit
1

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$30,000,000
2

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$24,200,000
3

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$23,950,000
4

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$23,750,000
5

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$22,550,000
6

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$22,500,000
7

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$21,000,000
8

Tony Romo

Quarterback
$20,835,000
9

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$19,953,000
10

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$19,500,000
11

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$19,250,000
12

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$19,100,000
13

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$18,542,000
14

Carson Palmer

Quarterback
$17,875,000
15

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$17,800,000
16

Darrelle Revis

Cornerback
$17,000,000

Jay Cutler

Quarterback
$17,000,000
18

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$16,155,000
19

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$15,900,000
20

Colin Kaepernick

Quarterback
$15,890,753
21

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver
$15,850,000
22

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$15,701,000
23

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$15,250,000
24

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$15,200,000
25

Lawrence Timmons

Inside Linebacker
$15,131,250
26

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$14,769,000
27

Alshon Jeffery

Wide Receiver
$14,599,000
28

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$14,550,000
29

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$14,500,000
30

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$14,129,000
31

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$14,000,000
32

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$13,952,000
33

Clay Matthews

Inside Linebacker
$13,750,000
34

Joe Haden

Cornerback
$13,400,000
35

Kelechi Osemele

Guard
$13,200,000
36

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$13,100,000
37

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$13,072,377
38

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$13,000,000

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$13,000,000

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$13,000,000

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$13,000,000
42

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$12,600,000
43

Bruce Irvin

Outside Linebacker
$12,500,000

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$12,500,000
45

Jeremy Maclin

Wide Receiver
$12,400,000
46

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$12,370,833
47

Vincent Jackson

Wide Receiver
$12,209,777
48

Adrian Peterson

Running Back
$12,000,000

Sam Shields

Cornerback
$12,000,000

Brock Osweiler

Quarterback
$12,000,000
51

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$11,640,000
52

Robert Quinn

Defensive End
$11,157,374
53

Matt Kalil

Left Tackle
$11,096,000
54

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$11,082,000
55

Michael Crabtree

Wide Receiver
$11,000,000

Sean Smith

Cornerback
$11,000,000

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$11,000,000
58

Jairus Byrd

Free Safety
$10,900,000
59

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$10,806,000
60

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$10,668,750
61

Maurkice Pouncey

Center
$10,551,000
62

Julius Peppers

Outside Linebacker
$10,500,000
63

Cameron Heyward

Defensive End
$10,400,000
64

Ryan Kalil

Center
$10,329,000
65

Nate Solder

Left Tackle
$10,322,666
66

Brandon Carr

Cornerback
$10,217,000
67

Pierre Garcon

Wide Receiver
$10,200,000
68

Branden Albert

Left Tackle
$10,150,000
69

Mike Pouncey

Center
$10,025,000
70

Malik Jackson

Defensive End
$10,000,000

Corey Liuget

Defensive Tackle
$10,000,000

Lavonte David

Outside Linebacker
$10,000,000
73

Aqib Talib

Cornerback
$9,968,750
74

Earl Thomas

Free Safety
$9,900,000
75

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$9,800,000
76

Brandon Flowers

Cornerback
$9,750,000
77

Jason Peters

Left Tackle
$9,737,500
78

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$9,600,000
79

Navorro Bowman

Inside Linebacker
$9,554,000
80

Jonathan Stewart

Running Back
$9,550,000
81

Joe Thomas

Left Tackle
$9,500,000

Brandon Marshall

Wide Receiver
$9,500,000

Duane Brown

Left Tackle
$9,500,000

Lardarius Webb

Cornerback
$9,500,000

J.R. Sweezy

Guard
$9,500,000
86

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$9,400,000
87

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$9,250,000

Chris Culliver

Cornerback
$9,250,000
89

Randall Cobb

Wide Receiver
$9,150,000
90

Brian Cushing

Inside Linebacker
$9,047,500
91

Jimmy Graham

Tight End
$9,000,000

Chris Harris

Cornerback
$9,000,000

Jared Veldheer

Left Tackle
$9,000,000
94

Dwayne Allen

Tight End
$8,906,250
95

Jason McCourty

Cornerback
$8,800,000
96

Nick Foles

Quarterback
$8,750,000
97

Eugene Monroe

Left Tackle
$8,700,000
98

Jason Witten

Tight End
$8,612,000
99

Nick Mangold

Center
$8,600,000
100

Cameron Wake

Defensive End
$8,525,000