NFL Salary Rankings NFL Salary Rankings

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

2016 Quarterback Average Rankings

Player 2016 average
1

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$22,000,000
2

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$21,900,000
3

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$21,850,000
4

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$21,000,000
5

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$20,812,500
6

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$20,760,000
7

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$20,750,000
8

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$20,100,000
9

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$20,000,000
10

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$19,250,000
11

Colin Kaepernick

Quarterback
$19,000,000
12

Jay Cutler

Quarterback
$18,100,000
13

Tony Romo

Quarterback
$18,000,000
14

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$17,666,667
15

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$17,000,000

Peyton Manning

Quarterback
$17,000,000
17

Carson Palmer

Quarterback
$16,500,000
18

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$16,000,000
19

Nick Foles

Quarterback
$12,270,000
20

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$9,000,000
21

Jameis Winston

Quarterback
$6,337,819
22

Marcus Mariota

Quarterback
$6,053,494
23

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$5,527,000
24

Robert Griffin III

Quarterback
$5,279,775
25

Brian Hoyer

Quarterback
$5,250,000
26

Blake Bortles

Quarterback
$5,163,703
27

Josh McCown

Quarterback
$4,666,667
28

Mark Sanchez

Quarterback
$4,500,000
29

Shaun Hill

Quarterback
$3,250,000
30

Derek Anderson

Quarterback
$2,350,000
31

E.J. Manuel

Quarterback
$2,221,325
32

Johnny Manziel

Quarterback
$2,062,149
33

Austin Davis

Quarterback
$2,025,000
34

Blaine Gabbert

Quarterback
$2,000,000
35

Teddy Bridgewater

Quarterback
$1,712,376
36

Derek Carr

Quarterback
$1,342,950
37

Geno Smith

Quarterback
$1,254,901
38

Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback
$1,116,667
39

Tyler Bray

Quarterback
$962,500
40

Jimmy Garoppolo

Quarterback
$870,975
41

Garrett Grayson

Quarterback
$850,151
42

Ryan Mallett

Quarterback
$815,735
43

Sean Mannion

Quarterback
$812,724
44

Mike Glennon

Quarterback
$776,016
45

Josh Freeman

Quarterback
$752,500
46

Kellen Moore

Quarterback
$710,000
47

Bryce Petty

Quarterback
$708,424
48

Matt Barkley

Quarterback
$684,882
49

Dominique Davis

Quarterback
$675,000
50

Ryan Nassib

Quarterback
$653,400
51

Landry Jones

Quarterback
$649,805
52

Tom Savage

Quarterback
$630,146
53

Brett Hundley

Quarterback
$625,908
54

Logan Thomas

Quarterback
$612,500
55

Aaron Murray

Quarterback
$600,606
56

A.J. McCarron

Quarterback
$600,413
57

Matt Simms

Quarterback
$600,000

Zac Dysert

Quarterback
$600,000
59

Zach Mettenberger

Quarterback
$586,279
60

Trevor Siemian

Quarterback
$583,196
61

David Fales

Quarterback
$555,000
62

Sean Renfree

Quarterback
$551,474
63

Ryan Griffin

Quarterback
$550,000
64

Ryan Williams

Quarterback
$540,000
65

Taylor Heinike

Quarterback
$528,333
66

Jameill Showers

Quarterback
$525,000

Brad Sorensen

Quarterback
$525,000

Kain Colter

Quarterback
$525,000
69

Connor Shaw

Quarterback
$511,667

Stephen Morris

Quarterback
$511,667
71

G.J. Kinne

Quarterback
$495,000
72

Keith Wenning

Quarterback
$480,000

Alex Tanney

Quarterback
$480,000

Dylan Thompson

Quarterback
$480,000
75

Matt Blanchard

Quarterback
$450,000

Phillip Sims

Quarterback
$450,000

Garrett Gilbert

Quarterback
$450,000

Jerrod Johnson

Quarterback
$450,000

Dustin Vaughan

Quarterback
$450,000

Tyler Murphy

Quarterback
$450,000