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

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$37,000,000
10

DeAndre Hopkins

Wide Receiver
$36,500,000
11

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$35,166,666
12

Kawann Short

Defensive Tackle
$35,000,000
13

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$34,800,000
14

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$34,000,000
15

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$32,100,000
16

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$32,000,000
17

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$31,200,000
18

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$31,000,000
19

Carson Palmer

Quarterback
$30,750,000
20

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$30,600,000
21

Xavier Rhodes

Cornerback
$30,426,000
22

Myles Garrett

Defensive End
$30,412,255
23

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$30,000,000
24

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$29,900,000
25

Travis Frederick

Center
$29,767,000
26

Robert Alford

Cornerback
$29,400,000
27

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$29,250,000
28

Mitchell Trubisky

Quarterback
$29,032,424
29

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$28,818,333
30

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$28,500,000
31

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$28,000,000

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$28,000,000
33

Jurrell Casey

Defensive Tackle
$27,940,000
34

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
$27,200,000
35

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$27,000,000
36

Jamie Collins

Outside Linebacker
$26,500,000
37

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
$26,400,000
38

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$26,150,000
39

A.J. Bouye

Cornerback
$26,000,000
40

Cordy Glenn

Left Tackle
$25,300,000
41

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
$25,000,000

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$25,000,000
43

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$24,875,000
44

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$24,350,000
45

Terron Armstead

Left Tackle
$24,100,000
46

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$23,943,600
47

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$23,684,000
48

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$23,563,324
49

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
$23,000,000
50

Jared Goff

Quarterback
$22,858,096
51

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$22,500,000
52

Joey Bosa

Defensive End
$22,255,455
53

Morgan Moses

Right Tackle
$22,221,394
54

Brian Winters

Guard
$22,000,000
55

Carson Wentz

Quarterback
$21,826,095
56

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$21,500,000
57

Alec Ogletree

Inside Linebacker
$21,369,000
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

David DeCastro

Guard
$20,650,000
64

Trai Turner

Guard
$20,634,950
65

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$20,500,000

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$20,500,000
67

Nick Perry

Outside Linebacker
$20,200,000
68

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$20,000,000
69

Tavon Austin

Wide Receiver
$19,977,116
70

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$19,700,000
71

Brandon Linder

Center
$19,633,400
72

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$19,500,000
73

Darius Slay

Cornerback
$19,300,000
74

Jalen Ramsey

Cornerback
$19,105,364
75

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$19,099,999
76

Tony Jefferson

Strong Safety
$19,000,000

T.J. Lang

Guard
$19,000,000
78

Eric Fisher

Left Tackle
$18,825,000
79

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$18,700,000
80

Ron Leary

Guard
$18,650,000
81

Solomon Thomas

Defensive End
$18,615,903
82

Mike Glennon

Quarterback
$18,500,000
83

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$18,400,000

Damon Harrison

Defensive Tackle
$18,400,000
85

Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback
$18,353,334
86

Devin McCourty

Free Safety
$18,305,000
87

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$18,100,000
88

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$18,048,518
89

Charles Clay

Tight End
$18,000,000

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$18,000,000
91

Leonard Fournette

Running Back
$17,886,067
92

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$17,850,000
93

Joel Bitonio

Guard
$17,737,813
94

Tyrone Crawford

Defensive End
$17,650,000
95

Zach Ertz

Tight End
$17,625,000
96

Ricky Wagner

Right Tackle
$17,500,000

Michael Brockers

Defensive Tackle
$17,500,000
98

Devonta Freeman

Running Back
$17,418,106
99

Tyrann Mathieu

Free Safety
$17,400,000
100

Christian McCaffrey

Running Back
$17,241,303