NFL Salary Rankings NFL Salary Rankings

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

2017 Dead Money Rankings

Player dead money
1

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$49,600,000
2

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$49,050,000
3

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$47,300,000
4

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$41,600,000
5

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$41,285,000
6

Derek Carr

Quarterback
$40,556,691
7

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$38,350,000
8

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$37,000,000
9

Kawann Short

Defensive Tackle
$35,000,000
10

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$34,650,000
11

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$31,600,000
12

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$31,200,000
13

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$31,000,000
14

Carson Palmer

Quarterback
$30,750,000
15

Myles Garrett

Defensive End
$30,412,255
16

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$30,000,000
17

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$29,800,000
18

Travis Frederick

Center
$29,767,000
19

Robert Alford

Cornerback
$29,400,000
20

Mitchell Trubisky

Quarterback
$29,032,424
21

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$29,000,000

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$29,000,000
23

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$28,500,000
24

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$28,000,000
25

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$27,908,333
26

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$27,750,000
27

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$26,750,000
28

Jamie Collins

Outside Linebacker
$26,400,000
29

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
$26,300,000
30

A.J. Bouye

Cornerback
$26,000,000
31

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
$25,925,000
32

Cordy Glenn

Left Tackle
$25,300,000
33

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$25,000,000

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
$25,000,000
35

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$24,875,000
36

Brandon Williams

Defensive Tackle
$24,500,000
37

Terron Armstead

Left Tackle
$24,000,000
38

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$23,943,600
39

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$23,584,000
40

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$23,563,324
41

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
$23,000,000
42

Jared Goff

Quarterback
$22,858,096
43

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$22,500,000
44

Morgan Moses

Right Tackle
$22,221,394
45

Brian Winters

Guard
$22,000,000
46

Carson Wentz

Quarterback
$21,826,095
47

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$21,500,000

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$21,500,000
49

Joey Bosa

Defensive End
$21,169,378
50

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
$20,900,000
51

Reshad Jones

Strong Safety
$20,837,938
52

Desmond Trufant

Cornerback
$20,776,000
53

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver
$20,700,000
54

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$20,500,000
55

Ezekiel Elliott

Running Back
$20,418,824
56

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$20,000,000
57

Tavon Austin

Wide Receiver
$19,977,116
58

David DeCastro

Guard
$19,550,000
59

Darius Slay

Cornerback
$19,200,000
60

Jalen Ramsey

Cornerback
$19,105,364
61

Tony Jefferson

Strong Safety
$19,000,000

T.J. Lang

Guard
$19,000,000
63

Eric Fisher

Left Tackle
$18,775,000
64

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$18,700,000
65

Ron Leary

Guard
$18,650,000
66

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$18,600,000
67

Mike Glennon

Quarterback
$18,500,000

Nick Perry

Outside Linebacker
$18,500,000
69

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$18,400,000
70

Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback
$18,353,334
71

Devin McCourty

Free Safety
$18,305,000
72

Damon Harrison

Defensive Tackle
$18,150,000
73

Leonard Fournette

Running Back
$17,886,067
74

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$17,798,518
75

Joel Bitonio

Guard
$17,737,813
76

Tyrone Crawford

Defensive End
$17,650,000
77

Zach Ertz

Tight End
$17,625,000
78

Michael Brockers

Defensive Tackle
$17,500,000

Ricky Wagner

Right Tackle
$17,500,000
80

Christian McCaffery

Running Back
$17,241,303
81

Tyrann Mathieu

Free Safety
$17,150,000
82

John Ross

Wide Receiver
$17,115,863
83

Pierre Garcon

Wide Receiver
$17,000,000

Dont'a Hightower

Outside Linebacker
$17,000,000
85

Kenny Stills

Wide Receiver
$16,950,000
86

Andre Branch

Defensive End
$16,800,000
87

Ronnie Stanley

Tackle
$16,759,908
88

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$16,742,000
89

Brock Osweiler

Quarterback
$16,000,000
90

Kiko Alonso

Outside Linebacker
$15,950,000

Alex Mack

Center
$15,950,000
92

Michael Bennett

Defensive End
$15,450,000
93

Marshon Lattimore

Cornerback
$15,359,563
94

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$15,100,000
95

Andrew Whitworth

Left Tackle
$15,000,000

Vinny Curry

Defensive End
$15,000,000
97

Christian Kirksey

Inside Linebacker
$14,962,625
98

DeForest Buckner

Defensive Tackle
$14,883,542
99

Navorro Bowman

Inside Linebacker
$14,698,000
100

Jamal Adams

Safety
$14,328,154