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

Darrelle Revis

Cornerback
$118,211,130
13

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$114,800,000
14

Jay Cutler

Quarterback
$112,196,087
15

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$110,778,969
16

Joe Thomas

Left Tackle
$108,350,000
17

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$104,215,157
18

Dwight Freeney

Outside Linebacker
$97,645,940
19

Terrell Suggs

Outside Linebacker
$97,210,000
20

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$96,058,119
21

Adrian Peterson

Running Back
$94,706,471
22

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$93,175,000
23

DeMarcus Ware

Outside Linebacker
$89,993,750
24

Jason Peters

Left Tackle
$87,471,983
25

Chris Long

Defensive End
$87,071,160
26

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$84,613,033
27

Matt Schaub

Quarterback
$82,555,000
28

Haloti Ngata

Defensive Tackle
$79,853,125
29

DeAngelo Hall

Cornerback
$75,381,624
30

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$74,578,684
31

Brandon Marshall

Wide Receiver
$73,742,898
32

Mark Sanchez

Quarterback
$72,150,832
33

Tamba Hali

Outside Linebacker
$71,773,530
34

Vincent Jackson

Wide Receiver
$71,077,088
35

Jake Long

Left Tackle
$71,051,648
36

Joe Haden

Cornerback
$70,971,755
37

Charles Johnson

Defensive End
$70,741,343
38

Robert Mathis

Outside Linebacker
$68,170,867
39

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$66,025,498
40

Anquan Boldin

Wide Receiver
$65,505,679
41

Jason Witten

Tight End
$65,353,000
42

Karlos Dansby

Inside Linebacker
$64,697,000
43

Johnathan Joseph

Cornerback
$64,356,250
44

Vernon Davis

Tight End
$63,950,596
45

Antonio Gates

Tight End
$63,456,236
46

Elvis Dumervil

Outside Linebacker
$63,259,000
47

Reggie Bush

Running Back
$63,196,734
48

Matt Cassel

Quarterback
$61,639,057
49

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$60,850,300
50

Lawrence Timmons

Inside Linebacker
$60,566,538
51

Vince Wilfork

Defensive Tackle
$59,670,000
52

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$58,874,947
53

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$58,068,828
54

Ryan Kalil

Center
$57,685,000
55

Terence Newman

Cornerback
$57,433,668
56

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$56,438,098
57

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$55,661,502
58

Frank Gore

Running Back
$55,594,625
59

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$55,048,219
60

Thomas Davis

Outside Linebacker
$54,963,000
61

David Harris

Inside Linebacker
$54,837,608
62

Leon Hall

Cornerback
$54,517,500
63

Andrew Whitworth

Left Tackle
$53,865,000
64

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$53,522,926
65

Joe Staley

Left Tackle
$53,520,138
66

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
$53,518,838
67

Eric Weddle

Free Safety
$53,178,039
68

Jahri Evans

Guard
$52,912,774
69

Branden Albert

Left Tackle
$52,668,000
70

Trent Cole

Outside Linebacker
$52,428,125
71

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$52,107,998
72

Chad Greenway

Outside Linebacker
$51,765,000
73

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$51,709,579
74

Ryan Fitzpatrick

Quarterback
$51,066,098
75

Tyson Jackson

Defensive End
$50,946,592
76

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$50,706,498
77

Brandon Carr

Cornerback
$50,470,000
78

Donte Whitner

Strong Safety
$50,044,985
79

Brandon Flowers

Cornerback
$49,940,068
80

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$49,105,500
81

Derrick Johnson

Inside Linebacker
$48,425,000
82

Darren McFadden

Running Back
$48,342,168
83

Sebastian Janikowski

Kicker
$48,270,137
84

Nick Mangold

Center
$48,177,430
85

Michael Crabtree

Wide Receiver
$47,690,886
86

Donald Penn

Left Tackle
$47,400,737
87

Mike Wallace

Wide Receiver
$47,277,550
88

Marshal Yanda

Guard
$47,219,346
89

Jeremy Maclin

Wide Receiver
$46,548,000
90

Antonio Smith

Defensive End
$46,414,833
91

Glenn Dorsey

Defensive End
$46,345,990
92

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$46,262,520
93

DeAngelo Williams

Running Back
$46,204,195
94

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$45,759,586
95

Alex Mack

Center
$45,650,000
96

Chris Johnson

Running Back
$45,250,898
97

Kyle Williams

Defensive Tackle
$44,928,000
98

Pierre Garcon

Wide Receiver
$44,822,809
99

LeSean McCoy

Running Back
$44,699,623
100

Brent Grimes

Cornerback
$44,688,958
101

Brian Orakpo

Outside Linebacker
$44,500,275
102

Paul Soliai

Defensive Tackle
$44,031,054
103

Cliff Avril

Defensive End
$43,866,497
104

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$43,810,500
105

Paul Posluszny

Inside Linebacker
$43,658,000
106

Jonathan Stewart

Running Back
$43,525,506
107

Colin Kaepernick

Quarterback
$43,479,216
108

Andre Smith

Right Tackle
$43,208,750
109

Antoine Bethea

Strong Safety
$42,722,661
110

Aqib Talib

Cornerback
$42,580,680
111

Michael Griffin

Free Safety
$42,566,924
112

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
$42,535,098
113

Marcedes Lewis

Tight End
$42,280,000
114

Percy Harvin

Wide Receiver
$42,218,382
115

Brian Cushing

Inside Linebacker
$41,841,434
116

Michael Johnson

Defensive End
$41,651,020
117

Daryl Smith

Inside Linebacker
$41,597,000
118

James Harrison

Outside Linebacker
$41,437,583
119

Lardarius Webb

Cornerback
$41,009,520
120

Gosder Cherilus

Right Tackle
$40,924,185
121

Adam Vinatieri

Kicker
$40,881,999
122

Vontae Davis

Cornerback
$40,277,500
123

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$40,114,198
124

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$40,047,248
125

Matt Forte

Running Back
$40,003,802
126

Maurkice Pouncey

Center
$39,513,375
127

Jamaal Charles

Running Back
$39,475,000
128

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$39,382,450
129

Robert Quinn

Defensive End
$39,251,605
130

Greg Olsen

Tight End
$39,120,000
131

Earl Thomas

Free Safety
$38,908,106
132

Domata Peko

Defensive Tackle
$38,742,000
133

Jason McCourty

Cornerback
$38,623,635
134

Jairus Byrd

Free Safety
$38,454,854
135

Brian Robison

Defensive End
$38,249,000
136

Darren Sproles

Running Back
$37,824,765
137

Dashon Goldson

Free Safety
$37,632,664
138

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$37,590,246
139

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$37,473,337
140

Josh Sitton

Guard
$37,431,787
141

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie

Cornerback
$37,417,704
142

Jermon Bushrod

Guard
$37,045,896
143

Ahtyba Rubin

Defensive Tackle
$36,972,568
144

Jordy Nelson

Wide Receiver
$36,754,813
145

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$36,591,615
146

Malcolm Jenkins

Free Safety
$36,521,960
147

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$36,157,870
148

Doug Free

Right Tackle
$36,090,000
149

Devin McCourty

Free Safety
$36,067,500
150

Jonathan Babineaux

Defensive Tackle
$36,030,660
151

Darrius Heyward-Bey

Wide Receiver
$35,938,583
152

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$35,872,604
153

Cameron Wake

Defensive End
$35,845,000
154

Jerry Hughes

Outside Linebacker
$35,402,500
155

Ahmad Brooks

Outside Linebacker
$35,294,721
156

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$34,332,467
157

Rob Gronkowski

Tight End
$34,323,553
158

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$34,192,245
159

Andy Levitre

Guard
$33,756,277
160

Max Unger

Center
$33,680,224
161

Eric Wood

Center
$33,560,000
162

Brandon Mebane

Defensive Tackle
$33,411,996
163

Jimmy Graham

Tight End
$33,264,171
164

Kareem Jackson

Cornerback
$33,156,250
165

Navorro Bowman

Inside Linebacker
$33,037,574
166

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$33,027,470
167

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$33,001,096
168

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$32,866,080
169

Paul Kruger

Outside Linebacker
$32,845,000
170

Mike Iupati

Guard
$32,500,682
171

Cullen Jenkins

Defensive End
$32,486,079
172

Michael Oher

Left Tackle
$32,256,875
173

Adam-Pacman Jones

Cornerback
$32,248,010
174

Shane Lechler

Punter
$32,237,000
175

Eric Fisher

Left Tackle
$32,184,521
176

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$32,050,979
177

Stevie Johnson

Wide Receiver
$31,793,407
178

Duane Brown

Left Tackle
$31,766,705
179

Matt Kalil

Left Tackle
$30,866,598
180

Corey Liuget

Defensive Tackle
$30,801,808
181

Derek Anderson

Quarterback
$30,759,303
182

Cameron Heyward

Defensive End
$30,732,735
183

Eric Winston

Right Tackle
$30,447,118
184

Reggie Nelson

Free Safety
$30,250,000
185

Carlos Dunlap

Defensive End
$30,188,000
186

Stephen Tulloch

Inside Linebacker
$30,069,320
187

Brandon Graham

Outside Linebacker
$29,933,925
188

Sean Smith

Cornerback
$29,866,000
189

Michael Bennett

Defensive End
$29,746,742
190

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
$29,435,000
191

Mike Pouncey

Center
$29,284,695
192

Devin Hester

Wide Receiver
$29,266,961
193

Phil Dawson

Kicker
$29,178,891
194

Nate Solder

Left Tackle
$28,978,242
195

Benjamin Watson

Tight End
$28,875,674
196

Derrick Morgan

Outside Linebacker
$28,803,345
197

Kendall Langford

Defensive End
$28,495,565
198

Jimmy Smith

Cornerback
$28,461,696
199

Emmanuel Sanders

Wide Receiver
$28,401,069
200

DeAndre Levy

Outside Linebacker
$28,278,607
201

Delanie Walker

Tight End
$28,206,278
202

Robert Griffin III

Quarterback
$28,103,473
203

Ted Ginn Jr.

Wide Receiver
$27,877,086
204

William Beatty

Left Tackle
$27,865,000
205

Tyvon Branch

Strong Safety
$27,608,325
206

Eddie Royal

Wide Receiver
$27,453,557
207

Lane Johnson

Right Tackle
$27,447,721
208

Charles Clay

Tight End
$27,438,000
209

Roman Harper

Strong Safety
$27,264,250
210

Orlando Scandrick

Cornerback
$27,221,764
211

Ryan Mathews

Running Back
$26,631,161
212

Brent Celek

Tight End
$26,517,350
213

Stephen Gostkowski

Kicker
$26,480,000
214

Anthony Fasano

Tight End
$26,476,657
215

Jared Odrick

Defensive End
$26,453,054
216

Matt Bryant

Kicker
$26,256,401
217

Jared Cook

Tight End
$26,109,235
218

David DeCastro

Guard
$25,959,333
219

Jared Veldheer

Left Tackle
$25,953,813
220

Martellus Bennett

Tight End
$25,900,561
221

Shaun Hill

Quarterback
$25,779,225
222

Jurrell Casey

Defensive End
$25,682,211
223

Chris Chester

Guard
$25,555,286
224

Robbie Gould

Kicker
$25,289,292
225

Rodger Saffold

Guard
$25,143,925
226

Daryl Washington

Inside Linebacker
$24,985,294
227

Desmond Bryant

Defensive End
$24,892,000
228

Eric Decker

Wide Receiver
$24,796,843
229

Alan Branch

Defensive Tackle
$24,745,000
230

Rolando McClain

Inside Linebacker
$24,743,357
231

Lamarr Houston

Outside Linebacker
$24,728,685
232

Bryan Bulaga

Right Tackle
$24,723,138
233

John Sullivan

Center
$24,675,023
234

Dustin Colquitt

Punter
$24,660,000
235

Mark Barron

Outside Linebacker
$24,529,749
236

Brock Osweiler

Quarterback
$24,516,679
237

Dan Williams

Defensive Tackle
$24,495,908
238

Robert Ayers

Defensive End
$24,467,329
239

Connor Barwin

Outside Linebacker
$24,330,075
240

Rodney Hudson

Center
$24,314,448
241

Randall Cobb

Wide Receiver
$24,280,988
242

T.J. Lang

Guard
$24,272,183
243

Byron Maxwell

Cornerback
$24,170,855
244

Cordy Glenn

Left Tackle
$23,865,180
245

Junior Galette

Outside Linebacker
$23,833,000
246

Julius Thomas

Tight End
$23,758,585
247

Dennis Pitta

Tight End
$23,704,000
248

Sean Lee

Outside Linebacker
$23,630,000
249

Rob Ninkovich

Defensive End
$23,575,220
250

Chad Henne

Quarterback
$23,380,100
251

Matt Moore

Quarterback
$23,323,000
252

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$23,166,158
253

Dannell Ellerbe

Outside Linebacker
$23,125,619
254

Reshad Jones

Strong Safety
$23,106,182
255

Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle
$23,015,500
256

Breno Giacomini

Right Tackle
$22,927,887
257

Kam Chancellor

Strong Safety
$22,912,073
258

Drew Stanton

Quarterback
$22,846,469
259

Morgan Burnett

Strong Safety
$22,792,184
260

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$22,689,695
261

Aaron Williams

Strong Safety
$22,612,680
262

Tyson Alualu

Defensive Tackle
$22,606,500
263

T.J. Ward

Strong Safety
$22,592,646
264

Austin Howard

Right Tackle
$22,575,877
265

Alterraun Verner

Cornerback
$22,432,738
266

Sebastian Vollmer

Right Tackle
$22,432,500
267

Harrison Smith

Free Safety
$22,416,546
268

Kyle Rudolph

Tight End
$22,270,476
269

Richie Incognito

Guard
$22,182,160
270

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$21,977,400
271

Sam Koch

Punter
$21,738,490
272

Zach Strief

Right Tackle
$21,722,123
273

Jeremy Zuttah

Center
$21,669,000
274

Rey Maualuga

Inside Linebacker
$21,662,250
275

Mason Crosby

Kicker
$21,624,084
276

Glover Quin

Free Safety
$21,587,838
277

Chris Harris

Cornerback
$21,584,000
278

Bruce Irvin

Outside Linebacker
$21,383,311
279

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$21,346,457
280

Arthur Jones

Defensive Tackle
$21,313,558
281

Luke Joeckel

Guard
$21,201,598
282

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
$21,100,186
283

Andy Lee

Punter
$21,004,496
284

Corey Graham

Free Safety
$20,990,500
285

Golden Tate

Wide Receiver
$20,978,850
286

Orlando Franklin

Guard
$20,975,588
287

William Hayes

Defensive End
$20,944,956
288

Sean Weatherspoon

Inside Linebacker
$20,813,472
289

Prince Amukamara

Cornerback
$20,781,947
290

Aldon Smith

Outside Linebacker
$20,581,617
291

Mike Daniels

Defensive End
$20,483,746
292

King Dunlap

Left Tackle
$20,257,696
293

Marcus Gilbert

Right Tackle
$20,162,861
294

Mike Mitchell

Free Safety
$19,943,220
295

Darius Slay

Cornerback
$19,910,000
296

Zane Beadles

Guard
$19,865,000
297

Bobby Wagner

Inside Linebacker
$19,858,441
298

Kenny Britt

Wide Receiver
$19,613,078
299

Sen'Derrick Marks

Defensive Tackle
$19,590,000
300

Dion Jordan

Defensive End
$19,535,729
301

Torrey Smith

Wide Receiver
$19,510,142
302

Tyrone Crawford

Defensive Tackle
$19,490,252
303

Kyle Long

Guard
$19,402,900
304

Chase Daniel

Quarterback
$19,304,317
305

David Bakhtiari

Left Tackle
$19,158,114
306

Donald Butler

Inside Linebacker
$19,136,544
307

Danny Amendola

Wide Receiver
$19,092,329
308

Tyrann Mathieu

Free Safety
$19,061,740
309

Wesley Woodyard

Inside Linebacker
$19,039,895
310

Jared Goff

Quarterback
$18,968,308
311

Ricky Jean Francois

Defensive End
$18,872,837
312

Jadeveon Clowney

Outside Linebacker
$18,815,771
313

DeMarco Murray

Running Back
$18,765,703
314

Jameis Winston

Quarterback
$18,751,652
315

Michael Brockers

Defensive Tackle
$18,706,668
316

Jermaine Gresham

Tight End
$18,703,549
317

Morris Claiborne

Cornerback
$18,702,002
318

Greg Toler

Cornerback
$18,646,000
319

Ezekiel Ansah

Defensive End
$18,615,656
320

Evander Hood

Defensive End
$18,595,979
321

Patrick Chung

Strong Safety
$18,587,500
322

Jermey Parnell

Right Tackle
$18,563,088
323

Lavonte David

Outside Linebacker
$18,497,757
324

Erik Walden

Outside Linebacker
$18,372,529
325

Philip Wheeler

Outside Linebacker
$18,276,950
326

Pernell McPhee

Outside Linebacker
$18,171,526
327

Nate Allen

Free Safety
$18,137,713
328

Carson Wentz

Quarterback
$18,050,973
329

Greg Robinson

Left Tackle
$17,997,874
330

Marcus Mariota

Quarterback
$17,865,959
331

Harry Douglas

Wide Receiver
$17,852,902
332

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$17,826,929
333

Marcus Cannon

Left Tackle
$17,775,686
334

Kraig Urbik

Guard
$17,773,000
335

Mike Adams

Strong Safety
$17,758,010
336

Derek Wolfe

Defensive End
$17,735,175
337

Koa Misi

Outside Linebacker
$17,614,905
338

Alex Boone

Guard
$17,529,608
339

Dontari Poe

Defensive Tackle
$17,466,008
340

Keenan Allen

Wide Receiver
$17,464,590
341

James Carpenter

Guard
$17,435,720
342

Blake Bortles

Quarterback
$17,418,237
343

K.J. Wright

Outside Linebacker
$17,346,594
344

Michael Floyd

Wide Receiver
$17,323,056
345

Dante Fowler Jr.

Outside Linebacker
$17,281,559
346

Whitney Mercilus

Outside Linebacker
$17,118,463
347

Kelechi Osemele

Guard
$17,101,481
348

Luke McCown

Quarterback
$17,079,334
349

Allen Bailey

Defensive End
$17,070,944
350

Kyle Arrington

Cornerback
$17,012,517
351

Patrick Robinson

Cornerback
$16,882,459
352

Damon Harrison

Defensive Tackle
$16,851,993
353

Ezekiel Elliott

Running Back
$16,800,066
354

Sammy Watkins

Wide Receiver
$16,797,112
355

Tony McDaniel

Defensive Tackle
$16,743,244
356

Amari Cooper

Wide Receiver
$16,673,786
357

Frostee Rucker

Defensive Tackle
$16,648,768
358

Thomas Morstead

Punter
$16,614,097
359

Tavon Austin

Wide Receiver
$16,546,766
360

Darryl Tapp

Defensive End
$16,464,906
361

Jerraud Powers

Cornerback
$16,399,318
362

Barkevious Mingo

Outside Linebacker
$16,347,002
363

Shawn Lauvao

Guard
$16,334,933
364

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$16,284,448
365

Julian Edelman

Wide Receiver
$16,268,075
366

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$16,209,939
367

Doug Baldwin

Wide Receiver
$16,163,019
368

Dre Kirkpatrick

Cornerback
$16,129,996
369

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
$16,119,222
370

Roy Miller

Defensive Tackle
$16,100,000
371

Blaine Gabbert

Quarterback
$16,091,851
372

Buster Skrine

Cornerback
$16,090,413
373

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$15,972,499
374

Jason Kelce

Center
$15,958,745
375

Nick Foles

Quarterback
$15,908,202
376

Captain Munnerlyn

Cornerback
$15,903,090
377

Jordan Cameron

Tight End
$15,865,900
378

Alshon Jeffery

Wide Receiver
$15,851,459
379

Matt Prater

Kicker
$15,847,193
380

Jabaal Sheard

Defensive End
$15,840,250
381

Dwayne Allen

Tight End
$15,759,804
382

Khalil Mack

Defensive End
$15,744,090
383

Brandon Brooks

Guard
$15,719,234
384

Jalen Ramsey

Cornerback
$15,632,546
385

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
$15,614,200
386

Kendall Wright

Wide Receiver
$15,562,270
387

Brandon Scherff

Guard
$15,560,973
388

Marvin Jones

Wide Receiver
$15,524,257
389

Justin Durant

Inside Linebacker
$15,501,869
390

Mychal Kendricks

Inside Linebacker
$15,481,686
391

Dont'a Hightower

Inside Linebacker
$15,475,002
392

Vontaze Burfict

Outside Linebacker
$15,418,059
393

Da'Norris Searcy

Strong Safety
$15,349,983
394

Mark Ingram

Running Back
$15,338,421
395

Derek Newton

Right Tackle
$15,136,256
396

Davon House

Cornerback
$14,955,705
397

Joey Bosa

Defensive End
$14,914,642
398

Mike Jenkins

Cornerback
$14,882,267
399

Mike Tolbert

Fullback
$14,842,500
400

Brandon Marshall

Inside Linebacker
$14,767,794