NFL Salary Rankings NFL Salary Rankings

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

2017 Average Rankings

Player average
1

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$24,594,000
2

Carson Palmer

Quarterback
$24,350,000
3

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$24,250,000
4

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$23,943,600
5

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$22,133,333
6

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$22,000,000
7

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$21,900,000
8

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$21,850,000
9

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$21,000,000
10

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$20,812,500
11

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$20,760,000
12

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$20,750,000
13

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$20,500,000
14

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$19,250,000
15

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$19,083,333
16

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$19,062,500
17

Tony Romo

Quarterback
$18,000,000

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$18,000,000

Brock Osweiler

Quarterback
$18,000,000
20

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$17,666,667
21

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$17,200,000
22

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$17,100,000
23

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$17,000,000

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$17,000,000

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$17,000,000
26

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$16,833,333
27

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$16,742,400
28

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$16,667,571
29

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$16,500,000
30

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$16,095,686
31

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$16,000,000
32

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$15,866,667
33

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$15,500,000
34

Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback
$15,250,000
35

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$15,000,000

Mike Glennon

Quarterback
$15,000,000

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$15,000,000

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$15,000,000
39

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$14,550,000
40

Robert Quinn

Defensive End
$14,253,724
41

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$14,251,209
42

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$14,250,000
43

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$14,010,000
44

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$14,000,000

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$14,000,000

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$14,000,000
47

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$13,600,000
48

A.J. Bouye

Cornerback
$13,500,000

Joe Haden

Cornerback
$13,500,000
50

Kawann Short

Defensive Tackle
$13,468,000
51

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
$13,250,000
52

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$13,200,000
53

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$13,000,000

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$13,000,000

Terron Armstead

Left Tackle
$13,000,000

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$13,000,000
57

Jamie Collins

Outside Linebacker
$12,500,000

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
$12,500,000

Tyrann Mathieu

Free Safety
$12,500,000
60

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$12,360,313
61

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
$12,200,000
62

Le'Veon Bell

Running Back
$12,120,000
63

Darius Slay

Cornerback
$12,037,500
64

Cordy Glenn

Left Tackle
$12,000,000

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
$12,000,000

Reshad Jones

Strong Safety
$12,000,000

David Bakhtiari

Left Tackle
$12,000,000

Eric Fisher

Left Tackle
$12,000,000
69

Nick Perry

Outside Linebacker
$11,800,000
70

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
$11,750,000
71

Kelechi Osemele

Guard
$11,700,000
72

Joe Thomas

Left Tackle
$11,500,000

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$11,500,000

Doug Baldwin

Wide Receiver
$11,500,000
75

Lane Johnson

Right Tackle
$11,252,000
76

Keenan Allen

Wide Receiver
$11,250,000

Andrew Whitworth

Left Tackle
$11,250,000
78

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$11,166,667
79

Matt Kalil

Left Tackle
$11,100,000
80

Michael Brockers

Defensive Tackle
$11,083,333
81

Emmanuel Sanders

Wide Receiver
$11,000,000

Jeremy Maclin

Wide Receiver
$11,000,000

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$11,000,000

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver
$11,000,000
85

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$10,953,000
86

Bobby Wagner

Inside Linebacker
$10,750,000
87

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$10,665,400
88

Navorro Bowman

Inside Linebacker
$10,500,000

Byron Maxwell

Cornerback
$10,500,000

Tavon Austin

Wide Receiver
$10,500,000

Dre Kirkpatrick

Cornerback
$10,500,000

Brandon Williams

Defensive Tackle
$10,500,000
93

Jason Peters

Left Tackle
$10,325,000
94

Jimmy Smith

Cornerback
$10,275,500
95

Corey Liuget

Defensive Tackle
$10,250,000

Mike Daniels

Defensive End
$10,250,000

Harrison Smith

Free Safety
$10,250,000
98

Allen Hurns

Wide Receiver
$10,162,500
99

Lavonte David

Outside Linebacker
$10,050,000
100

Nate Solder

Left Tackle
$10,031,000