NFL Player Earnings NFL Player Earnings

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

Player Career Earnings
1

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$205,780,004
2

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$196,166,804
3

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$181,710,422
4

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$173,917,656
5

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$158,286,864
6

Carson Palmer

Quarterback
$156,648,722
7

Julius Peppers

Outside Linebacker
$155,973,786
8

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver
$140,296,387
9

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$133,707,925
10

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$123,832,029
11

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$114,800,000
12

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$110,778,969
13

Joe Thomas

Left Tackle
$108,350,000
14

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$104,215,157
15

Dwight Freeney

Outside Linebacker
$97,645,940
16

Terrell Suggs

Outside Linebacker
$97,210,000
17

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$96,084,404
18

Adrian Peterson

Running Back
$94,708,319
19

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$93,175,000
20

DeMarcus Ware

Outside Linebacker
$89,993,750
21

Jason Peters

Left Tackle
$87,471,983
22

Chris Long

Defensive End
$87,110,162
23

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$84,613,033
24

Matt Schaub

Quarterback
$82,555,000
25

Haloti Ngata

Defensive Tackle
$79,853,125
26

DeAngelo Hall

Cornerback
$75,381,624
27

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$74,578,684
28

Brandon Marshall

Wide Receiver
$73,742,898
29

Mark Sanchez

Quarterback
$72,150,832
30

Tamba Hali

Outside Linebacker
$71,773,530
31

Vincent Jackson

Wide Receiver
$71,077,088
32

Joe Haden

Cornerback
$70,971,755
33

Charles Johnson

Defensive End
$70,741,343
34

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$66,025,498
35

Anquan Boldin

Wide Receiver
$65,505,679
36

Jason Witten

Tight End
$65,353,000
37

Karlos Dansby

Inside Linebacker
$64,697,000
38

Johnathan Joseph

Cornerback
$64,356,250
39

Vernon Davis

Tight End
$63,950,596
40

Antonio Gates

Tight End
$63,456,236
41

Reggie Bush

Running Back
$63,196,734
42

Matt Cassel

Quarterback
$61,639,057
43

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$60,850,300
44

Lawrence Timmons

Inside Linebacker
$60,566,538
45

Vince Wilfork

Defensive Tackle
$59,670,000
46

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$58,874,947
47

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$58,068,828
48

Ryan Kalil

Center
$57,685,000
49

Terence Newman

Cornerback
$57,488,828
50

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
$56,518,838
51

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$56,438,098
52

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$55,661,502
53

Frank Gore

Running Back
$55,594,625
54

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$55,048,219
55

Thomas Davis

Outside Linebacker
$54,963,000
56

David Harris

Inside Linebacker
$54,837,608
57

Leon Hall

Cornerback
$54,517,500
58

Andrew Whitworth

Left Tackle
$53,865,000
59

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$53,522,926
60

Joe Staley

Left Tackle
$53,520,138
61

Eric Weddle

Free Safety
$53,178,039
62

Jahri Evans

Guard
$53,033,235
63

Branden Albert

Left Tackle
$52,668,000
64

Trent Cole

Outside Linebacker
$52,428,125
65

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$52,107,998
66

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$51,709,579
67

Ryan Fitzpatrick

Quarterback
$51,066,098
68

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$50,706,498
69

Brandon Carr

Cornerback
$50,470,000
70

Donte Whitner

Strong Safety
$50,186,640
71

Marshawn Lynch

Running Back
$49,709,290
72

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$49,105,500
73

Derrick Johnson

Inside Linebacker
$48,425,000
74

Darren McFadden

Running Back
$48,342,168
75

Sebastian Janikowski

Kicker
$48,270,137
76

Michael Crabtree

Wide Receiver
$47,690,886
77

Donald Penn

Left Tackle
$47,400,737
78

Mike Wallace

Wide Receiver
$47,277,550
79

Marshal Yanda

Guard
$47,219,346
80

Jeremy Maclin

Wide Receiver
$46,548,000
81

Antonio Smith

Defensive End
$46,414,833
82

Glenn Dorsey

Defensive End
$46,345,990
83

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$46,262,520
84

DeAngelo Williams

Running Back
$46,204,195
85

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$45,759,586
86

Alex Mack

Center
$45,650,000
87

Chris Johnson

Running Back
$45,250,898
88

Kyle Williams

Defensive Tackle
$44,928,000
89

Pierre Garcon

Wide Receiver
$44,822,809
90

LeSean McCoy

Running Back
$44,699,623
91

Brent Grimes

Cornerback
$44,688,958
92

Brian Orakpo

Outside Linebacker
$44,500,275
93

Cliff Avril

Defensive End
$43,866,497
94

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$43,810,500
95

Paul Posluszny

Inside Linebacker
$43,658,000
96

Jonathan Stewart

Running Back
$43,525,506
97

Andre Smith

Guard
$43,208,750
98

Antoine Bethea

Strong Safety
$42,722,661
99

Aqib Talib

Cornerback
$42,580,680
100

Michael Griffin

Free Safety
$42,566,924
101

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
$42,535,098
102

Marcedes Lewis

Tight End
$42,280,000
103

Brian Cushing

Inside Linebacker
$41,841,434
104

Michael Johnson

Defensive End
$41,651,020
105

Daryl Smith

Inside Linebacker
$41,597,000
106

James Harrison

Outside Linebacker
$41,437,583
107

Lardarius Webb

Cornerback
$41,009,520
108

Adam Vinatieri

Kicker
$40,881,999
109

Vontae Davis

Cornerback
$40,277,500
110

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$40,114,198
111

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$40,047,248
112

Matt Forte

Running Back
$40,003,802
113

Maurkice Pouncey

Center
$39,513,375
114

Jamaal Charles

Running Back
$39,475,000
115

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$39,382,450
116

Robert Quinn

Outside Linebacker
$39,251,605
117

Greg Olsen

Tight End
$39,120,000
118

Earl Thomas

Free Safety
$38,908,106
119

Domata Peko

Defensive Tackle
$38,742,000
120

Jason McCourty

Cornerback
$38,623,635
121

Brian Robison

Defensive End
$38,281,589
122

Darren Sproles

Running Back
$37,824,765
123

Dashon Goldson

Free Safety
$37,632,664
124

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$37,590,246
125

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$37,473,337
126

Josh Sitton

Guard
$37,431,787
127

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie

Cornerback
$37,417,704
128

Jermon Bushrod

Guard
$37,045,896
129

Ahtyba Rubin

Defensive Tackle
$36,972,568
130

Jordy Nelson

Wide Receiver
$36,754,813
131

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$36,591,615
132

Malcolm Jenkins

Free Safety
$36,521,960
133

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$36,157,870
134

Devin McCourty

Free Safety
$36,106,162
135

Darrius Heyward-Bey

Wide Receiver
$35,938,583
136

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$35,872,604
137

Cameron Wake

Defensive End
$35,845,000
138

Jerry Hughes

Outside Linebacker
$35,402,500
139

Ahmad Brooks

Outside Linebacker
$35,294,721
140

Rob Gronkowski

Tight End
$34,332,632
141

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$34,332,467
142

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$34,192,245
143

Andy Levitre

Guard
$33,756,277
144

Max Unger

Center
$33,680,224
145

Eric Wood

Center
$33,560,000
146

Brandon Mebane

Defensive Tackle
$33,411,996
147

Jimmy Graham

Tight End
$33,264,171
148

Kareem Jackson

Cornerback
$33,156,250
149

Navorro Bowman

Inside Linebacker
$33,037,574
150

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$33,027,470
151

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$33,001,096
152

Paul Kruger

Outside Linebacker
$32,893,882
153

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$32,866,080
154

Cullen Jenkins

Defensive End
$32,578,302
155

Mike Iupati

Guard
$32,500,682
156

Michael Oher

Right Tackle
$32,256,875
157

Adam-Pacman Jones

Cornerback
$32,248,010
158

Shane Lechler

Punter
$32,237,000
159

Eric Fisher

Left Tackle
$32,184,521
160

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$32,050,979
161

Josh McCown

Quarterback
$32,043,000
162

Duane Brown

Left Tackle
$31,766,705
163

Matt Kalil

Left Tackle
$30,866,598
164

Corey Liuget

Defensive Tackle
$30,801,808
165

Derek Anderson

Quarterback
$30,759,303
166

Cameron Heyward

Defensive End
$30,732,735
167

Eric Winston

Right Tackle
$30,447,118
168

Reggie Nelson

Free Safety
$30,250,000
169

Carlos Dunlap

Defensive End
$30,188,000
170

Brandon Graham

Outside Linebacker
$29,933,925
171

Sean Smith

Cornerback
$29,866,000
172

Michael Bennett

Defensive End
$29,746,742
173

C.J. Spiller

Running Back
$29,502,416
174

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
$29,435,000
175

Mike Pouncey

Center
$29,284,695
176

Phil Dawson

Kicker
$29,178,891
177

Nate Solder

Left Tackle
$28,995,254
178

Benjamin Watson

Tight End
$28,875,674
179

Derrick Morgan

Outside Linebacker
$28,803,345
180

Kendall Langford

Defensive End
$28,495,565
181

Jimmy Smith

Cornerback
$28,461,696
182

Emmanuel Sanders

Wide Receiver
$28,401,069
183

Victor Cruz

Wide Receiver
$28,394,000
184

DeAndre Levy

Outside Linebacker
$28,278,607
185

Delanie Walker

Tight End
$28,206,278
186

Ted Ginn Jr.

Wide Receiver
$27,877,086
187

William Beatty

Left Tackle
$27,865,000
188

Tyvon Branch

Strong Safety
$27,608,325
189

Lane Johnson

Right Tackle
$27,447,721
190

Charles Clay

Tight End
$27,438,000
191

Roman Harper

Strong Safety
$27,363,919
192

Orlando Scandrick

Cornerback
$27,221,764
193

Ryan Mathews

Running Back
$26,631,161
194

Brent Celek

Tight End
$26,517,350
195

Stephen Gostkowski

Kicker
$26,487,002
196

Anthony Fasano

Tight End
$26,476,657
197

Matt Bryant

Kicker
$26,256,401
198

Jared Cook

Tight End
$26,109,235
199

Sean Lee

Outside Linebacker
$26,095,000
200

David DeCastro

Guard
$25,959,333
201

Jared Veldheer

Left Tackle
$25,953,813
202

Martellus Bennett

Tight End
$25,929,714
203

Shaun Hill

Quarterback
$25,779,225
204

Jurrell Casey

Defensive End
$25,682,211
205

Robbie Gould

Kicker
$25,289,292
206

Rodger Saffold

Left Tackle
$25,143,925
207

Desmond Bryant

Defensive End
$24,892,000
208

Eric Decker

Wide Receiver
$24,796,843
209

Alan Branch

Defensive Tackle
$24,787,734
210

Rolando McClain

Inside Linebacker
$24,743,357
211

Lamarr Houston

Outside Linebacker
$24,728,685
212

Bryan Bulaga

Right Tackle
$24,723,138
213

John Sullivan

Center
$24,675,023
214

Dustin Colquitt

Punter
$24,660,000
215

Mark Barron

Outside Linebacker
$24,529,749
216

Brock Osweiler

Quarterback
$24,516,679
217

Robert Ayers

Defensive End
$24,467,329
218

Connor Barwin

Outside Linebacker
$24,330,075
219

Rodney Hudson

Center
$24,314,448
220

Randall Cobb

Wide Receiver
$24,280,988
221

T.J. Lang

Guard
$24,272,183
222

Byron Maxwell

Cornerback
$24,170,855
223

Cordy Glenn

Left Tackle
$23,865,180
224

Junior Galette

Outside Linebacker
$23,833,000
225

Julius Thomas

Tight End
$23,758,585
226

Dennis Pitta

Tight End
$23,704,000
227

Rob Ninkovich

Defensive End
$23,593,640
228

Chad Henne

Quarterback
$23,380,135
229

Matt Moore

Quarterback
$23,323,000
230

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$23,166,158
231

Dannell Ellerbe

Outside Linebacker
$23,125,619
232

Reshad Jones

Strong Safety
$23,106,182
233

Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle
$23,015,500
234

Breno Giacomini

Right Tackle
$22,927,887
235

Kam Chancellor

Strong Safety
$22,912,073
236

Drew Stanton

Quarterback
$22,846,469
237

Morgan Burnett

Strong Safety
$22,792,184
238

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$22,689,695
239

Tyson Alualu

Defensive Tackle
$22,606,500
240

T.J. Ward

Strong Safety
$22,592,646
241

Austin Howard

Right Tackle
$22,575,877
242

Harrison Smith

Free Safety
$22,416,546
243

Kyle Rudolph

Tight End
$22,297,098
244

Richie Incognito

Guard
$22,182,160
245

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$21,977,400
246

Sam Koch

Punter
$21,738,490
247

Zach Strief

Right Tackle
$21,722,123
248

Mason Crosby

Kicker
$21,624,084
249

Glover Quin

Free Safety
$21,587,838
250

Chris Harris

Cornerback
$21,584,000
251

Bruce Irvin

Outside Linebacker
$21,383,311
252

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$21,346,457
253

Luke Joeckel

Guard
$21,201,598
254

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
$21,100,186
255

Andy Lee

Punter
$21,004,496
256

Golden Tate

Wide Receiver
$20,978,850
257

William Hayes

Defensive End
$20,944,956
258

Sean Weatherspoon

Inside Linebacker
$20,813,472
259

Prince Amukamara

Cornerback
$20,781,947
260

Aldon Smith

Outside Linebacker
$20,581,617
261

Mike Daniels

Defensive End
$20,483,746
262

Marcus Gilbert

Right Tackle
$20,162,861
263

Mike Mitchell

Free Safety
$19,943,220
264

Darius Slay

Cornerback
$19,910,000
265

Zane Beadles

Guard
$19,865,000
266

Bobby Wagner

Inside Linebacker
$19,858,441
267

Kenny Britt

Wide Receiver
$19,613,078
268

Dion Jordan

Defensive Tackle
$19,535,729
269

Torrey Smith

Wide Receiver
$19,510,142
270

Tyrone Crawford

Defensive Tackle
$19,490,252
271

Kyle Long

Guard
$19,402,900
272

Chase Daniel

Quarterback
$19,304,317
273

David Bakhtiari

Left Tackle
$19,158,114
274

Donald Butler

Inside Linebacker
$19,136,544
275

Danny Amendola

Wide Receiver
$19,109,929
276

Tyrann Mathieu

Free Safety
$19,061,740
277

Wesley Woodyard

Inside Linebacker
$19,039,895
278

Jared Goff

Quarterback
$18,968,308
279

Ricky Jean Francois

Defensive End
$18,872,837
280

Jadeveon Clowney

Outside Linebacker
$18,815,771
281

DeMarco Murray

Running Back
$18,765,703
282

Evander Hood

Defensive End
$18,759,612
283

Jameis Winston

Quarterback
$18,751,652
284

Michael Brockers

Defensive Tackle
$18,706,668
285

Jermaine Gresham

Tight End
$18,703,549
286

Morris Claiborne

Cornerback
$18,702,002
287

Patrick Chung

Strong Safety
$18,652,500
288

Greg Toler

Cornerback
$18,646,000
289

Ezekiel Ansah

Defensive End
$18,615,656
290

Jermey Parnell

Right Tackle
$18,563,088
291

Lavonte David

Outside Linebacker
$18,497,757
292

Erik Walden

Outside Linebacker
$18,372,529
293

Philip Wheeler

Outside Linebacker
$18,276,950
294

Pernell McPhee

Outside Linebacker
$18,171,526
295

Nate Allen

Free Safety
$18,137,713
296

Carson Wentz

Quarterback
$18,050,973
297

Greg Robinson

Right Tackle
$17,997,874
298

Nick Fairley

Defensive Tackle
$17,914,465
299

Marcus Mariota

Quarterback
$17,865,959
300

Harry Douglas

Wide Receiver
$17,852,902
301

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$17,826,929
302

Marcus Cannon

Left Tackle
$17,803,829
303

Kraig Urbik

Guard
$17,773,000
304

Mike Adams

Strong Safety
$17,758,010
305

Derek Wolfe

Defensive End
$17,735,175
306

Koa Misi

Outside Linebacker
$17,614,905
307

Alex Boone

Guard
$17,555,188
308

Dontari Poe

Defensive Tackle
$17,466,008
309

Keenan Allen

Wide Receiver
$17,464,590
310

James Carpenter

Guard
$17,435,720
311

Blake Bortles

Quarterback
$17,418,237
312

K.J. Wright

Outside Linebacker
$17,346,594
313

Michael Floyd

Wide Receiver
$17,324,537
314

Dante Fowler Jr.

Outside Linebacker
$17,281,559
315

Whitney Mercilus

Outside Linebacker
$17,118,463
316

Kelechi Osemele

Guard
$17,101,481
317

Luke McCown

Quarterback
$17,079,334
318

Allen Bailey

Defensive End
$17,070,944
319

Kyle Arrington

Cornerback
$17,012,517
320

Patrick Robinson

Cornerback
$16,882,459
321

Damon Harrison

Defensive Tackle
$16,851,993
322

Ezekiel Elliott

Running Back
$16,800,066
323

Sammy Watkins

Wide Receiver
$16,797,112
324

Tony McDaniel

Defensive Tackle
$16,743,244
325

Amari Cooper

Wide Receiver
$16,673,786
326

Frostee Rucker

Defensive Tackle
$16,648,768
327

Thomas Morstead

Punter
$16,614,097
328

Darryl Tapp

Defensive End
$16,564,850
329

Tavon Austin

Wide Receiver
$16,546,766
330

Barkevious Mingo

Outside Linebacker
$16,441,601
331

Shawn Lauvao

Guard
$16,334,933
332

Julian Edelman

Wide Receiver
$16,296,710
333

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$16,284,448
334

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$16,209,939
335

Doug Baldwin

Wide Receiver
$16,163,019
336

Dre Kirkpatrick

Cornerback
$16,129,996
337

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
$16,119,222
338

Blaine Gabbert

Quarterback
$16,091,851
339

Buster Skrine

Cornerback
$16,090,413
340

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$15,972,499
341

Jason Kelce

Center
$15,958,745
342

Captain Munnerlyn

Cornerback
$15,929,665
343

Nick Foles

Quarterback
$15,908,202
344

Jabaal Sheard

Defensive End
$15,855,139
345

Alshon Jeffery

Wide Receiver
$15,851,459
346

Matt Prater

Kicker
$15,847,193
347

Dwayne Allen

Tight End
$15,759,804
348

Khalil Mack

Defensive End
$15,744,090
349

Brandon Brooks

Guard
$15,719,234
350

Jalen Ramsey

Cornerback
$15,632,546
351

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
$15,614,200
352

Kendall Wright

Wide Receiver
$15,562,270
353

Brandon Scherff

Guard
$15,560,973
354

Marvin Jones

Wide Receiver
$15,524,257
355

Justin Durant

Inside Linebacker
$15,501,869
356

Dont'a Hightower

Inside Linebacker
$15,491,935
357

Mychal Kendricks

Inside Linebacker
$15,481,686
358

Vontaze Burfict

Outside Linebacker
$15,418,059
359

Da'Norris Searcy

Strong Safety
$15,349,983
360

Mark Ingram

Running Back
$15,338,421
361

Derek Newton

Right Tackle
$15,136,256
362

Davon House

Cornerback
$14,955,705
363

Joey Bosa

Defensive End
$14,914,642
364

Mike Jenkins

Cornerback
$14,882,267
365

Mike Tolbert

Fullback
$14,842,500
366

Brandon Marshall

Inside Linebacker
$14,767,794
367

Earl Mitchell

Defensive Tackle
$14,728,500
368

Chris Ivory

Running Back
$14,695,666
369

Clint Boling

Guard
$14,657,448
370

Jeff Allen

Guard
$14,643,822
371

Doug Martin

Running Back
$14,591,213
372

Adrian Clayborn

Defensive End
$14,551,688
373

Jonathan Cooper

Guard
$14,536,843
374

Vinny Curry

Defensive End
$14,461,125
375

Lance Kendricks

Tight End
$14,345,744
376

John Kuhn

Fullback
$14,300,693
377

Willie Young

Outside Linebacker
$14,215,041
378

Coby Fleener

Tight End
$14,182,817
379

Brooks Reed

Outside Linebacker
$14,117,805
380

Terron Armstead

Left Tackle
$14,027,276
381

Khalif Barnes

Left Tackle
$14,004,118
382

Donnie Jones

Punter
$13,900,601
383

Letroy Guion

Defensive End
$13,848,481
384

Kevin Huber

Punter
$13,835,000
385

Jake Matthews

Left Tackle
$13,813,263
386

Dwight Lowery

Free Safety
$13,749,500
387

Barry Church

Strong Safety
$13,685,000
388

Stephen Paea

Defensive End
$13,680,394
389

Marcel Reece

Fullback
$13,634,621
390

Leonard Williams

Defensive Tackle
$13,578,158
391

Robert Alford

Cornerback
$13,567,369
392

Ronnie Stanley

Tackle
$13,547,695
393

Zach Ertz

Tight End
$13,481,405
394

Jon Ryan

Punter
$13,459,488
395

Danny Trevathan

Inside Linebacker
$13,186,072
396

Dan Skuta

Outside Linebacker
$13,172,500
397

Mitchell Schwartz

Right Tackle
$13,170,840
398

Steve McLendon

Defensive Tackle
$13,155,306
399

Rodney McLeod

Free Safety
$13,143,539
400

William Gay

Cornerback
$13,015,005