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
$196,157,208
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

Tony Romo

Quarterback
$127,422,458
11

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$123,832,029
12

Mario Williams

Defensive End
$120,400,000
13

Darrelle Revis

Cornerback
$118,211,130
14

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$114,800,000
15

Jay Cutler

Quarterback
$112,196,087
16

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$110,778,969
17

Joe Thomas

Left Tackle
$108,350,000
18

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$104,215,157
19

Dwight Freeney

Outside Linebacker
$97,645,940
20

Terrell Suggs

Outside Linebacker
$97,210,000
21

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$96,058,119
22

Adrian Peterson

Running Back
$94,706,471
23

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$93,175,000
24

DeMarcus Ware

Outside Linebacker
$89,993,750
25

Jason Peters

Left Tackle
$87,409,483
26

Chris Long

Defensive End
$87,071,160
27

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$84,613,033
28

Matt Schaub

Quarterback
$82,555,000
29

Haloti Ngata

Defensive Tackle
$79,868,750
30

DeAngelo Hall

Cornerback
$75,381,624
31

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$74,578,684
32

Brandon Marshall

Wide Receiver
$73,742,898
33

Mark Sanchez

Quarterback
$72,150,832
34

Tamba Hali

Outside Linebacker
$71,742,280
35

Vincent Jackson

Wide Receiver
$71,077,088
36

Jake Long

Left Tackle
$71,051,648
37

Joe Haden

Cornerback
$70,971,755
38

Charles Johnson

Defensive End
$70,491,343
39

Robert Mathis

Outside Linebacker
$68,170,867
40

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$66,025,498
41

Anquan Boldin

Wide Receiver
$65,449,429
42

Jason Witten

Tight End
$65,353,000
43

Karlos Dansby

Inside Linebacker
$64,697,000
44

Johnathan Joseph

Cornerback
$64,450,000
45

Vernon Davis

Tight End
$63,950,596
46

Antonio Gates

Tight End
$63,456,236
47

Elvis Dumervil

Outside Linebacker
$63,259,000
48

Reggie Bush

Running Back
$63,196,734
49

Matt Cassel

Quarterback
$61,639,057
50

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$60,850,300
51

Lawrence Timmons

Inside Linebacker
$60,566,538
52

Vince Wilfork

Defensive Tackle
$59,670,000
53

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$58,874,947
54

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$58,068,828
55

Ryan Kalil

Center
$57,685,000
56

Ryan Clady

Left Tackle
$57,570,500
57

Terence Newman

Cornerback
$57,449,293
58

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$56,438,098
59

Clay Matthews

Inside Linebacker
$55,786,502
60

Frank Gore

Running Back
$55,594,625
61

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$55,048,219
62

Thomas Davis

Outside Linebacker
$54,963,000
63

David Harris

Inside Linebacker
$54,837,608
64

Leon Hall

Cornerback
$54,580,000
65

Andrew Whitworth

Left Tackle
$53,865,000
66

Joe Staley

Left Tackle
$53,613,888
67

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$53,522,926
68

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
$53,518,838
69

Eric Weddle

Free Safety
$53,178,039
70

Jahri Evans

Guard
$52,912,774
71

Trent Cole

Outside Linebacker
$52,896,875
72

Branden Albert

Left Tackle
$52,668,000
73

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$52,107,998
74

Chad Greenway

Outside Linebacker
$51,765,000
75

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$51,709,579
76

Tramon Williams

Cornerback
$51,595,919
77

Ryan Fitzpatrick

Quarterback
$51,066,098
78

Tyson Jackson

Defensive End
$50,946,592
79

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$50,706,498
80

Brandon Carr

Cornerback
$50,470,000
81

Donte Whitner

Strong Safety
$50,044,985
82

Brandon Flowers

Cornerback
$49,940,068
83

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$49,105,500
84

Darren McFadden

Running Back
$48,748,418
85

Derrick Johnson

Inside Linebacker
$48,425,000
86

Sebastian Janikowski

Kicker
$48,270,137
87

Nick Mangold

Center
$48,177,430
88

Michael Crabtree

Wide Receiver
$47,690,886
89

Donald Penn

Left Tackle
$47,400,737
90

Mike Wallace

Wide Receiver
$47,277,550
91

Marshal Yanda

Guard
$47,219,346
92

Jeremy Maclin

Wide Receiver
$46,548,000
93

Antonio Smith

Defensive End
$46,414,833
94

Glenn Dorsey

Defensive End
$46,320,990
95

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$46,262,520
96

DeAngelo Williams

Running Back
$46,204,195
97

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$45,759,586
98

Alex Mack

Center
$45,650,000
99

Chris Johnson

Running Back
$45,250,898
100

Kyle Williams

Defensive Tackle
$44,928,000
101

Pierre Garcon

Wide Receiver
$44,822,809
102

LeSean McCoy

Running Back
$44,699,623
103

Brent Grimes

Cornerback
$44,688,958
104

Brian Orakpo

Outside Linebacker
$44,500,275
105

Paul Soliai

Defensive Tackle
$44,031,054
106

Cliff Avril

Defensive End
$43,866,497
107

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$43,810,500
108

Paul Posluszny

Inside Linebacker
$43,658,000
109

Jonathan Stewart

Running Back
$43,525,506
110

Colin Kaepernick

Quarterback
$43,479,216
111

Andre Smith

Right Tackle
$43,208,750
112

Aqib Talib

Cornerback
$42,643,180
113

Michael Griffin

Free Safety
$42,566,924
114

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
$42,535,098
115

Antoine Bethea

Strong Safety
$42,497,661
116

Marcedes Lewis

Tight End
$42,280,000
117

Percy Harvin

Wide Receiver
$42,218,382
118

D'Qwell Jackson

Inside Linebacker
$42,204,882
119

Brian Cushing

Inside Linebacker
$42,075,809
120

Michael Johnson

Defensive End
$41,651,020
121

Daryl Smith

Inside Linebacker
$41,597,000
122

James Harrison

Outside Linebacker
$41,437,583
123

Lardarius Webb

Cornerback
$41,009,520
124

Gosder Cherilus

Right Tackle
$40,986,685
125

Adam Vinatieri

Kicker
$40,881,999
126

Vontae Davis

Cornerback
$40,277,500
127

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$40,114,198
128

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$40,047,248
129

Matt Forte

Running Back
$40,003,802
130

Maurkice Pouncey

Center
$39,513,375
131

Jamaal Charles

Running Back
$39,475,000
132

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$39,382,450
133

Robert Quinn

Defensive End
$39,251,605
134

Greg Olsen

Tight End
$39,120,000
135

Earl Thomas

Free Safety
$38,908,106
136

Domata Peko

Defensive Tackle
$38,742,000
137

Jason McCourty

Cornerback
$38,623,635
138

Jairus Byrd

Free Safety
$38,454,854
139

Brian Robison

Defensive End
$38,249,000
140

Darren Sproles

Running Back
$37,824,765
141

Dashon Goldson

Free Safety
$37,632,664
142

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$37,590,246
143

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$37,473,337
144

Josh Sitton

Guard
$37,431,787
145

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie

Cornerback
$37,417,704
146

Jermon Bushrod

Guard
$36,983,396
147

Ahtyba Rubin

Defensive Tackle
$36,972,568
148

Jordy Nelson

Wide Receiver
$36,754,813
149

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$36,591,615
150

Malcolm Jenkins

Free Safety
$36,521,960
151

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$36,157,870
152

Doug Free

Right Tackle
$36,090,000
153

Jonathan Babineaux

Defensive Tackle
$36,030,660
154

Devin McCourty

Free Safety
$36,005,000
155

Darrius Heyward-Bey

Wide Receiver
$35,938,583
156

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$35,872,604
157

Cameron Wake

Defensive End
$35,845,000
158

Jerry Hughes

Outside Linebacker
$35,402,500
159

Ahmad Brooks

Outside Linebacker
$35,200,971
160

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$34,332,467
161

Rob Gronkowski

Tight End
$34,323,553
162

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$33,892,245
163

Andy Levitre

Guard
$33,756,277
164

Max Unger

Center
$33,680,224
165

Eric Wood

Center
$33,560,000
166

Brandon Mebane

Defensive Tackle
$33,411,996
167

Jimmy Graham

Tight End
$33,264,171
168

Kareem Jackson

Cornerback
$33,125,000
169

Sam Shields

Cornerback
$33,063,347
170

Navorro Bowman

Inside Linebacker
$33,037,574
171

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$33,027,470
172

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$33,001,096
173

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$32,866,080
174

Paul Kruger

Outside Linebacker
$32,845,000
175

Mike Iupati

Guard
$32,500,682
176

Cullen Jenkins

Defensive End
$32,486,079
177

Michael Oher

Left Tackle
$32,256,875
178

Shane Lechler

Punter
$32,237,000
179

Adam-Pacman Jones

Cornerback
$32,185,510
180

Eric Fisher

Left Tackle
$32,184,521
181

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$32,050,979
182

Josh McCown

Quarterback
$32,043,000
183

Stevie Johnson

Wide Receiver
$31,793,407
184

Duane Brown

Left Tackle
$31,766,705
185

Matt Kalil

Left Tackle
$30,866,598
186

Corey Liuget

Defensive Tackle
$30,801,808
187

Derek Anderson

Quarterback
$30,765,553
188

Cameron Heyward

Defensive End
$30,732,735
189

Eric Winston

Right Tackle
$30,447,118
190

Reggie Nelson

Free Safety
$30,250,000
191

Carlos Dunlap

Defensive End
$30,188,000
192

Stephen Tulloch

Inside Linebacker
$30,069,320
193

Brandon Graham

Outside Linebacker
$29,933,925
194

Sean Smith

Cornerback
$29,866,000
195

Michael Bennett

Defensive End
$29,746,742
196

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
$29,435,000
197

Mike Pouncey

Center
$29,284,695
198

Devin Hester

Wide Receiver
$29,266,961
199

Phil Dawson

Kicker
$29,178,891
200

Benjamin Watson

Tight End
$28,875,674
201

Derrick Morgan

Outside Linebacker
$28,803,345
202

Nate Solder

Left Tackle
$28,634,492
203

Kendall Langford

Defensive End
$28,495,565
204

Jimmy Smith

Cornerback
$28,461,696
205

Emmanuel Sanders

Wide Receiver
$28,401,069
206

DeAndre Levy

Outside Linebacker
$28,278,607
207

Delanie Walker

Tight End
$28,206,278
208

Robert Griffin III

Quarterback
$27,915,973
209

Ted Ginn Jr.

Wide Receiver
$27,877,086
210

William Beatty

Left Tackle
$27,865,000
211

Tyvon Branch

Strong Safety
$27,608,325
212

Eddie Royal

Wide Receiver
$27,453,557
213

Lane Johnson

Right Tackle
$27,447,721
214

Charles Clay

Tight End
$27,438,000
215

Roman Harper

Strong Safety
$27,264,250
216

Orlando Scandrick

Cornerback
$27,221,764
217

Ryan Mathews

Running Back
$26,631,161
218

Brent Celek

Tight End
$26,517,350
219

Stephen Gostkowski

Kicker
$26,480,000
220

Anthony Fasano

Tight End
$26,476,657
221

Jared Odrick

Defensive End
$26,453,054
222

Jared Cook

Tight End
$26,309,235
223

Leodis McKelvin

Cornerback
$26,256,670
224

Matt Bryant

Kicker
$26,256,401
225

David DeCastro

Guard
$25,959,333
226

Jared Veldheer

Left Tackle
$25,953,813
227

Martellus Bennett

Tight End
$25,900,561
228

Shaun Hill

Quarterback
$25,779,225
229

Jurrell Casey

Defensive End
$25,682,211
230

Victor Cruz

Wide Receiver
$25,594,000
231

Chris Chester

Guard
$25,555,286
232

Robbie Gould

Kicker
$25,289,292
233

Daryl Washington

Inside Linebacker
$24,985,294
234

Desmond Bryant

Defensive End
$24,892,000
235

Rodger Saffold

Guard
$24,831,425
236

Eric Decker

Wide Receiver
$24,796,843
237

Alan Branch

Defensive Tackle
$24,745,000
238

Rolando McClain

Inside Linebacker
$24,743,357
239

Lamarr Houston

Outside Linebacker
$24,728,685
240

John Sullivan

Center
$24,675,023
241

Dustin Colquitt

Punter
$24,660,000
242

Bryan Bulaga

Right Tackle
$24,585,638
243

Mark Barron

Outside Linebacker
$24,529,749
244

Brock Osweiler

Quarterback
$24,516,679
245

Dan Williams

Defensive Tackle
$24,495,908
246

Robert Ayers

Defensive End
$24,467,329
247

Junior Galette

Outside Linebacker
$24,433,000
248

Randall Cobb

Wide Receiver
$24,374,738
249

Connor Barwin

Outside Linebacker
$24,330,075
250

Rodney Hudson

Center
$24,314,448
251

T.J. Lang

Guard
$24,309,683
252

Byron Maxwell

Cornerback
$24,170,855
253

Cordy Glenn

Left Tackle
$23,865,180
254

Julius Thomas

Tight End
$23,758,585
255

Dennis Pitta

Tight End
$23,704,000
256

Sean Lee

Outside Linebacker
$23,630,000
257

Rob Ninkovich

Defensive End
$23,575,220
258

Chad Henne

Quarterback
$23,380,100
259

Matt Moore

Quarterback
$23,323,000
260

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$23,166,158
261

Dannell Ellerbe

Outside Linebacker
$23,125,619
262

Reshad Jones

Strong Safety
$23,106,182
263

Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle
$23,015,500
264

Breno Giacomini

Right Tackle
$22,927,887
265

Kam Chancellor

Strong Safety
$22,912,073
266

Drew Stanton

Quarterback
$22,846,469
267

Morgan Burnett

Strong Safety
$22,717,184
268

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$22,689,695
269

Aaron Williams

Strong Safety
$22,612,680
270

Tyson Alualu

Defensive Tackle
$22,606,500
271

T.J. Ward

Strong Safety
$22,592,646
272

Austin Howard

Right Tackle
$22,575,877
273

Alterraun Verner

Cornerback
$22,432,738
274

Sebastian Vollmer

Right Tackle
$22,432,500
275

Harrison Smith

Free Safety
$22,416,546
276

Kyle Rudolph

Tight End
$22,270,476
277

Richie Incognito

Guard
$22,182,160
278

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$21,977,400
279

Sam Koch

Punter
$21,738,490
280

Zach Strief

Right Tackle
$21,722,123
281

Rey Maualuga

Inside Linebacker
$21,677,875
282

Jeremy Zuttah

Center
$21,669,000
283

Mason Crosby

Kicker
$21,624,084
284

Glover Quin

Free Safety
$21,587,838
285

Chris Harris

Cornerback
$21,584,000
286

Bruce Irvin

Outside Linebacker
$21,383,311
287

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$21,346,457
288

Arthur Jones

Defensive Tackle
$21,313,558
289

Luke Joeckel

Guard
$21,201,598
290

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
$21,100,186
291

Andy Lee

Punter
$21,004,496
292

Corey Graham

Free Safety
$20,990,500
293

Golden Tate

Wide Receiver
$20,978,850
294

Orlando Franklin

Guard
$20,975,588
295

William Hayes

Defensive End
$20,944,956
296

Sean Weatherspoon

Inside Linebacker
$20,813,472
297

Prince Amukamara

Cornerback
$20,688,197
298

Aldon Smith

Outside Linebacker
$20,581,617
299

Mike Daniels

Defensive End
$20,483,746
300

Marcus Gilbert

Right Tackle
$20,162,861
301

Mike Mitchell

Free Safety
$19,943,220
302

Darius Slay

Cornerback
$19,928,750
303

Zane Beadles

Guard
$19,865,000
304

Bobby Wagner

Inside Linebacker
$19,827,191
305

Kenny Britt

Wide Receiver
$19,613,078
306

Sen'Derrick Marks

Defensive Tackle
$19,590,000
307

Dion Jordan

Defensive End
$19,535,729
308

Torrey Smith

Wide Receiver
$19,510,142
309

Tyrone Crawford

Defensive Tackle
$19,490,252
310

Kyle Long

Guard
$19,402,900
311

Chase Daniel

Quarterback
$19,304,317
312

King Dunlap

Left Tackle
$19,301,446
313

David Bakhtiari

Left Tackle
$19,158,114
314

Donald Butler

Inside Linebacker
$19,136,544
315

Danny Amendola

Wide Receiver
$19,123,579
316

Tyrann Mathieu

Free Safety
$19,061,740
317

Wesley Woodyard

Inside Linebacker
$19,039,895
318

Jared Goff

Quarterback
$18,968,308
319

Morris Claiborne

Cornerback
$18,952,002
320

Ricky Jean Francois

Defensive End
$18,872,837
321

Jadeveon Clowney

Outside Linebacker
$18,815,771
322

DeMarco Murray

Running Back
$18,765,703
323

Jameis Winston

Quarterback
$18,751,652
324

Michael Brockers

Defensive Tackle
$18,706,668
325

Jermaine Gresham

Tight End
$18,672,299
326

Greg Toler

Cornerback
$18,646,000
327

Ezekiel Ansah

Defensive End
$18,615,656
328

Evander Hood

Defensive End
$18,595,979
329

Jermey Parnell

Right Tackle
$18,563,088
330

Lavonte David

Outside Linebacker
$18,497,757
331

Erik Walden

Outside Linebacker
$18,372,529
332

Philip Wheeler

Outside Linebacker
$18,276,950
333

Pernell McPhee

Outside Linebacker
$18,171,526
334

Nate Allen

Free Safety
$18,137,713
335

Carson Wentz

Quarterback
$18,050,973
336

Greg Robinson

Left Tackle
$17,997,874
337

Nick Fairley

Defensive Tackle
$17,914,465
338

Marcus Mariota

Quarterback
$17,865,959
339

Harry Douglas

Wide Receiver
$17,852,902
340

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$17,826,929
341

Marcus Cannon

Left Tackle
$17,775,686
342

Kraig Urbik

Guard
$17,773,000
343

Patrick Chung

Strong Safety
$17,675,000
344

Derek Wolfe

Defensive End
$17,672,675
345

Mike Adams

Strong Safety
$17,664,260
346

Koa Misi

Outside Linebacker
$17,614,905
347

Alex Boone

Guard
$17,529,608
348

Dontari Poe

Defensive Tackle
$17,466,008
349

Keenan Allen

Wide Receiver
$17,464,590
350

James Carpenter

Guard
$17,435,720
351

Blake Bortles

Quarterback
$17,418,237
352

K.J. Wright

Outside Linebacker
$17,346,594
353

Michael Floyd

Wide Receiver
$17,323,056
354

Dante Fowler Jr.

Outside Linebacker
$17,281,559
355

Whitney Mercilus

Outside Linebacker
$17,134,088
356

Kelechi Osemele

Guard
$17,101,481
357

Luke McCown

Quarterback
$17,079,334
358

Allen Bailey

Defensive End
$17,070,944
359

Kyle Arrington

Cornerback
$17,012,517
360

Patrick Robinson

Cornerback
$16,882,459
361

Damon Harrison

Defensive Tackle
$16,851,993
362

Ezekiel Elliott

Running Back
$16,800,066
363

Sammy Watkins

Wide Receiver
$16,797,112
364

Tony McDaniel

Defensive Tackle
$16,743,244
365

Amari Cooper

Wide Receiver
$16,673,786
366

Frostee Rucker

Defensive Tackle
$16,648,768
367

Thomas Morstead

Punter
$16,614,097
368

Tavon Austin

Wide Receiver
$16,546,766
369

Darryl Tapp

Defensive End
$16,464,906
370

Jerraud Powers

Cornerback
$16,399,318
371

Barkevious Mingo

Outside Linebacker
$16,347,002
372

Shawn Lauvao

Guard
$16,334,933
373

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$16,284,448
374

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$16,209,939
375

Doug Baldwin

Wide Receiver
$16,163,019
376

Dre Kirkpatrick

Cornerback
$16,129,996
377

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
$16,119,222
378

Roy Miller

Defensive Tackle
$16,100,000
379

Blaine Gabbert

Quarterback
$16,091,851
380

Buster Skrine

Cornerback
$16,090,413
381

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$15,972,499
382

Jason Kelce

Center
$15,958,745
383

Nick Foles

Quarterback
$15,908,202
384

Captain Munnerlyn

Cornerback
$15,903,090
385

Jordan Cameron

Tight End
$15,865,900
386

Alshon Jeffery

Wide Receiver
$15,851,459
387

Matt Prater

Kicker
$15,847,193
388

Khalil Mack

Defensive End
$15,744,090
389

Dwayne Allen

Tight End
$15,728,554
390

Brandon Brooks

Guard
$15,719,234
391

Jabaal Sheard

Defensive End
$15,715,250
392

Kory Lichtensteiger

Center
$15,662,674
393

Jalen Ramsey

Cornerback
$15,632,546
394

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
$15,614,200
395

Kendall Wright

Wide Receiver
$15,562,270
396

Brandon Scherff

Guard
$15,560,973
397

Marvin Jones

Wide Receiver
$15,524,257
398

Justin Durant

Inside Linebacker
$15,501,869
399

Mychal Kendricks

Inside Linebacker
$15,481,686
400

Dont'a Hightower

Inside Linebacker
$15,475,002