NFL Salary Rankings NFL Salary Rankings

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

2018 Average Rankings

Player average
1

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$28,000,000
2

Jimmy Garoppolo

Quarterback
$27,500,000
3

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$27,000,000
4

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$25,000,000

Derek Carr

Quarterback
$25,000,000
6

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$24,594,000
7

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$23,500,000
8

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$22,133,333
9

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$22,000,000
10

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$21,900,000
11

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$21,850,000
12

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$21,000,000
13

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$20,812,500
14

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$20,760,000
15

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$20,750,000
16

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$20,500,000
17

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$20,000,000
18

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$19,250,000
19

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$19,062,500
20

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$19,016,667
21

Blake Bortles

Quarterback
$18,000,000

Case Keenum

Quarterback
$18,000,000
23

DeMarcus Lawrence

Defensive End
$17,143,000

Ezekiel Ansah

Defensive End
$17,143,000
25

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$17,100,000
26

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$17,000,000

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$17,000,000
28

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$16,833,333
29

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$16,667,571
30

Mike Evans

Wide Receiver
$16,500,000

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$16,500,000
32

DeAndre Hopkins

Wide Receiver
$16,200,000
33

Kawann Short

Defensive Tackle
$16,100,000
34

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$16,095,686
35

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$16,000,000

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$16,000,000

Sammy Watkins

Wide Receiver
$16,000,000
38

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$15,866,667
39

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$15,500,000

Nate Solder

Left Tackle
$15,500,000
41

Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback
$15,250,000
42

Jarvis Landry

Wide Receiver
$15,100,000

Jurrell Casey

Defensive Tackle
$15,100,000
44

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$15,000,000

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$15,000,000

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$15,000,000
47

Le'Veon Bell

Running Back
$14,544,000
48

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$14,500,000

Davante Adams

Wide Receiver
$14,500,000

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
$14,500,000
51

Robert Quinn

Outside Linebacker
$14,253,724
52

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$14,251,209
53

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$14,250,000
54

Xavier Rhodes

Cornerback
$14,020,000
55

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$14,010,000
56

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$14,000,000

Allen Robinson

Wide Receiver
$14,000,000

Kyle Fuller

Cornerback
$14,000,000

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$14,000,000
60

Desmond Trufant

Cornerback
$13,750,000
61

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$13,600,000
62

A.J. Bouye

Cornerback
$13,500,000
63

Andrew Norwell

Guard
$13,300,000
64

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
$13,250,000
65

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$13,200,000
66

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$13,000,000

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$13,000,000

Terron Armstead

Left Tackle
$13,000,000

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$13,000,000

Alshon Jeffery

Wide Receiver
$13,000,000
71

Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle
$12,587,500
72

Jamie Collins

Outside Linebacker
$12,500,000

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
$12,500,000
74

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$12,360,313
75

Malcolm Butler

Cornerback
$12,250,000
76

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
$12,200,000
77

Darius Slay

Cornerback
$12,037,500
78

Stephon Tuitt

Defensive End
$12,000,288
79

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
$12,000,000

David Bakhtiari

Left Tackle
$12,000,000

Akiem Hicks

Defensive End
$12,000,000

Reshad Jones

Strong Safety
$12,000,000

Eric Fisher

Left Tackle
$12,000,000

Cordy Glenn

Left Tackle
$12,000,000

Kam Chancellor

Strong Safety
$12,000,000

Timmy Jernigan

Defensive Tackle
$12,000,000
87

Nick Perry

Outside Linebacker
$11,800,000
88

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
$11,750,000
89

Kelechi Osemele

Guard
$11,700,000
90

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$11,500,000

Doug Baldwin

Wide Receiver
$11,500,000
92

LaMarcus Joyner

Free Safety
$11,287,000
93

Telvin Smith

Outside Linebacker
$11,262,794
94

Lane Johnson

Right Tackle
$11,252,000
95

Keenan Allen

Wide Receiver
$11,250,000

Trai Turner

Guard
$11,250,000

Andrew Whitworth

Left Tackle
$11,250,000
98

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$11,166,667
99

Matt Kalil

Left Tackle
$11,100,000
100

Casey Hayward

Cornerback
$11,083,333