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

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$66,000,000
2

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$53,300,000
3

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$49,600,000
4

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$49,050,000
5

Andre Hal

Strong Safety
$42,564,281
6

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$41,600,000
7

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$41,300,000
8

Derek Carr

Quarterback
$40,556,691
9

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$38,600,000
10

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$37,000,000
11

DeAndre Hopkins

Wide Receiver
$36,500,000
12

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$35,166,666
13

Kawann Short

Defensive Tackle
$35,000,000
14

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$34,800,000
15

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$34,000,000
16

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$32,100,000
17

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$32,000,000
18

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$31,200,000
19

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$31,000,000
20

Carson Palmer

Quarterback
$30,750,000
21

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$30,600,000
22

Xavier Rhodes

Cornerback
$30,426,000
23

Myles Garrett

Defensive End
$30,412,255
24

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$30,000,000
25

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$29,900,000
26

Travis Frederick

Center
$29,767,000
27

Robert Alford

Cornerback
$29,400,000
28

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$29,250,000
29

Mitchell Trubisky

Quarterback
$29,032,424
30

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$28,818,333
31

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$28,500,000
32

Jurrell Casey

Defensive Tackle
$28,340,000
33

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$28,000,000

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$28,000,000
35

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
$27,200,000
36

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$27,000,000
37

Jamie Collins

Outside Linebacker
$26,500,000
38

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
$26,400,000
39

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$26,150,000
40

A.J. Bouye

Cornerback
$26,000,000
41

Cordy Glenn

Left Tackle
$25,300,000
42

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
$25,000,000

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$25,000,000
44

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$24,875,000
45

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$24,350,000
46

Terron Armstead

Left Tackle
$24,100,000
47

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$23,943,600
48

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$23,684,000
49

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$23,563,324
50

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
$23,000,000
51

Jared Goff

Quarterback
$22,858,096
52

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$22,500,000
53

Joey Bosa

Defensive End
$22,255,455
54

Morgan Moses

Right Tackle
$22,221,394
55

Brian Winters

Guard
$22,000,000
56

Carson Wentz

Quarterback
$21,826,095
57

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$21,500,000
58

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
$21,300,000
59

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
$21,000,000
60

Reshad Jones

Strong Safety
$20,837,938
61

Jimmy Smith

Cornerback
$20,800,000
62

Desmond Trufant

Cornerback
$20,776,000
63

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver
$20,700,000
64

David DeCastro

Guard
$20,650,000
65

Trai Turner

Guard
$20,634,950
66

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$20,500,000

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$20,500,000
68

Nick Perry

Outside Linebacker
$20,200,000
69

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$20,000,000
70

Tavon Austin

Wide Receiver
$19,977,116
71

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$19,700,000
72

Brandon Linder

Center
$19,633,400
73

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$19,500,000
74

Darius Slay

Cornerback
$19,300,000
75

Jalen Ramsey

Cornerback
$19,105,364
76

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$19,099,999
77

Tony Jefferson

Strong Safety
$19,000,000

T.J. Lang

Guard
$19,000,000
79

Eric Fisher

Left Tackle
$18,825,000
80

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$18,700,000
81

Ron Leary

Guard
$18,650,000
82

Solomon Thomas

Defensive End
$18,615,903
83

Mike Glennon

Quarterback
$18,500,000
84

Damon Harrison

Defensive Tackle
$18,400,000

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$18,400,000
86

Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback
$18,353,334
87

Devin McCourty

Free Safety
$18,305,000
88

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$18,100,000
89

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$18,048,518
90

Charles Clay

Tight End
$18,000,000

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$18,000,000
92

Leonard Fournette

Running Back
$17,886,067
93

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$17,850,000
94

Joel Bitonio

Guard
$17,737,813
95

Tyrone Crawford

Defensive End
$17,650,000
96

Zach Ertz

Tight End
$17,625,000
97

Michael Brockers

Defensive Tackle
$17,500,000

Ricky Wagner

Right Tackle
$17,500,000
99

Devonta Freeman

Running Back
$17,418,106
100

Tyrann Mathieu

Free Safety
$17,400,000