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

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$27,000,000
2

Derek Carr

Quarterback
$25,000,000
3

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$24,594,000
4

Carson Palmer

Quarterback
$24,350,000
5

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$24,250,000
6

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$23,943,600
7

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$22,133,333
8

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$22,000,000
9

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$21,900,000
10

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$21,850,000
11

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$21,000,000
12

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$20,812,500
13

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$20,760,000
14

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$20,750,000
15

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$20,500,000
16

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$19,250,000
17

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$19,062,500
18

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$19,016,667
19

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$18,000,000
20

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$17,200,000
21

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$17,100,000
22

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$17,000,000

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$17,000,000

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$17,000,000
25

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$16,833,333
26

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$16,742,400
27

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$16,667,571
28

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$16,500,000
29

DeAndre Hopkins

Wide Receiver
$16,200,000
30

Kawann Short

Defensive Tackle
$16,100,000
31

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$16,095,686
32

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$16,000,000

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$16,000,000
34

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$15,866,667
35

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$15,500,000
36

Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback
$15,250,000
37

Jurrell Casey

Defensive Tackle
$15,100,000
38

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$15,000,000

Mike Glennon

Quarterback
$15,000,000

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$15,000,000

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$15,000,000
42

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
$14,500,000
43

Robert Quinn

Outside Linebacker
$14,253,724
44

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$14,251,209
45

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$14,250,000
46

Xavier Rhodes

Cornerback
$14,020,000
47

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$14,010,000
48

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$14,000,000

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$14,000,000

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$14,000,000
51

Desmond Trufant

Cornerback
$13,750,000
52

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$13,600,000
53

A.J. Bouye

Cornerback
$13,500,000
54

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
$13,250,000
55

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$13,200,000
56

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$13,000,000

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$13,000,000

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$13,000,000

Terron Armstead

Left Tackle
$13,000,000
60

Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle
$12,587,500
61

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
$12,500,000

Tyrann Mathieu

Free Safety
$12,500,000

Jamie Collins

Outside Linebacker
$12,500,000
64

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$12,360,313
65

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
$12,200,000
66

Le'Veon Bell

Running Back
$12,120,000
67

Darius Slay

Cornerback
$12,037,500
68

Stephon Tuitt

Defensive End
$12,000,288
69

Eric Fisher

Left Tackle
$12,000,000

David Bakhtiari

Left Tackle
$12,000,000

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
$12,000,000

Reshad Jones

Strong Safety
$12,000,000

Akiem Hicks

Defensive End
$12,000,000

Cordy Glenn

Left Tackle
$12,000,000

Timmy Jernigan

Defensive Tackle
$12,000,000

Kam Chancellor

Strong Safety
$12,000,000
77

Nick Perry

Outside Linebacker
$11,800,000
78

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
$11,750,000
79

Kelechi Osemele

Guard
$11,700,000
80

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$11,500,000

Joe Thomas

Left Tackle
$11,500,000

Doug Baldwin

Wide Receiver
$11,500,000
83

Lane Johnson

Right Tackle
$11,252,000
84

Keenan Allen

Wide Receiver
$11,250,000

Andrew Whitworth

Left Tackle
$11,250,000

Trai Turner

Guard
$11,250,000
87

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$11,166,667
88

Matt Kalil

Left Tackle
$11,100,000

Telvin Smith

Outside Linebacker
$11,100,000
90

Michael Brockers

Defensive Tackle
$11,083,333
91

Gabe Jackson

Guard
$11,000,000

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver
$11,000,000

Emmanuel Sanders

Wide Receiver
$11,000,000

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$11,000,000
95

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$10,953,000
96

Vontaze Burfict

Outside Linebacker
$10,844,667
97

Bobby Wagner

Inside Linebacker
$10,750,000
98

Alec Ogletree

Inside Linebacker
$10,687,500
99

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$10,665,400
100

Eric Wood

Center
$10,637,500