NFL Salary Rankings NFL Salary Rankings

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

2018 Base Rankings

Player base
1

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$19,800,000
2

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$19,250,000
3

Blake Bortles

Quarterback
$19,053,000
4

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$18,500,000
5

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$17,475,000
6

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$16,985,000
7

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$16,750,000
8

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$15,500,000
9

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$15,000,000
10

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$14,750,000
11

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$14,500,000

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$14,500,000
13

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$14,000,000
14

Khalil Mack

Defensive End
$13,846,000

Jadeveon Clowney

Outside Linebacker
$13,846,000
16

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$13,700,000
17

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$13,500,000

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$13,500,000
19

Mike Evans

Wide Receiver
$13,258,000
20

A.J. Bouye

Cornerback
$13,000,000
21

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$12,750,000
22

Mike Glennon

Quarterback
$12,500,000

Kawann Short

Defensive Tackle
$12,500,000

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$12,500,000

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$12,500,000

DeAndre Hopkins

Wide Receiver
$12,500,000
27

Jake Matthews

Left Tackle
$12,496,000
28

Anthony Barr

Outside Linebacker
$12,306,000
29

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$12,250,000
30

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
$12,000,000

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$12,000,000

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$12,000,000

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$12,000,000
34

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$11,500,000
35

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$11,250,000

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$11,250,000
37

Eric Fisher

Left Tackle
$11,150,000
38

Aqib Talib

Cornerback
$11,000,000

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$11,000,000

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$11,000,000

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$11,000,000

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver
$11,000,000

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$11,000,000

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$11,000,000
45

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
$10,900,000
46

Jamie Collins

Outside Linebacker
$10,650,000
47

Jurrell Casey

Defensive Tackle
$10,600,000
48

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$10,550,000
49

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$10,500,000

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$10,500,000
51

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$10,400,000

Xavier Rhodes

Cornerback
$10,400,000
53

Robert Quinn

Outside Linebacker
$10,333,301
54

Joe Thomas

Left Tackle
$10,300,000
55

Lane Johnson

Right Tackle
$10,250,000
56

Terron Armstead

Left Tackle
$10,200,000
57

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$10,000,000

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$10,000,000

Bobby Wagner

Inside Linebacker
$10,000,000

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
$10,000,000

Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback
$10,000,000

Logan Ryan

Cornerback
$10,000,000

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
$10,000,000

Travis Frederick

Center
$10,000,000
65

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$9,925,000
66

Duane Brown

Left Tackle
$9,750,000
67

Reshad Jones

Strong Safety
$9,735,000
68

Kelechi Osemele

Guard
$9,700,000
69

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$9,500,000
70

Ja'Wuan James

Right Tackle
$9,341,000

Taylor Lewan

Left Tackle
$9,341,000

Zack Martin

Guard
$9,341,000
73

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$9,250,000

Cordy Glenn

Left Tackle
$9,250,000

Jordy Nelson

Wide Receiver
$9,250,000
76

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
$9,100,000
77

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$9,000,000

Robert Alford

Cornerback
$9,000,000

Jimmy Smith

Cornerback
$9,000,000

Vinny Curry

Defensive End
$9,000,000

Brandon Linder

Center
$9,000,000

Cameron Heyward

Defensive End
$9,000,000

Joe Haden

Cornerback
$9,000,000
84

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$8,900,000
85

Brandon Brooks

Guard
$8,750,000

Lavonte David

Outside Linebacker
$8,750,000
87

C.J. Mosley

Inside Linebacker
$8,718,000

Ryan Shazier

Inside Linebacker
$8,718,000

Dee Ford

Outside Linebacker
$8,718,000

Deone Bucannon

Inside Linebacker
$8,718,000
91

Randall Cobb

Wide Receiver
$8,600,000
92

Jimmie Ward

Free Safety
$8,526,000

Jason Verrett

Cornerback
$8,526,000

Bradley Roby

Cornerback
$8,526,000

Darqueze Dennard

Cornerback
$8,526,000
96

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$8,500,000

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$8,500,000

Desmond Trufant

Cornerback
$8,500,000

Alex Mack

Center
$8,500,000

Earl Thomas

Free Safety
$8,500,000