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

Defensive End
$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

Elvis Dumervil

Outside Linebacker
$63,259,000
42

Reggie Bush

Running Back
$63,196,734
43

Matt Cassel

Quarterback
$61,639,057
44

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$60,850,300
45

Lawrence Timmons

Inside Linebacker
$60,566,538
46

Vince Wilfork

Defensive Tackle
$59,670,000
47

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$58,874,947
48

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$58,068,828
49

Ryan Kalil

Center
$57,685,000
50

Terence Newman

Cornerback
$57,488,828
51

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
$56,518,838
52

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$56,438,098
53

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$55,661,502
54

Frank Gore

Running Back
$55,594,625
55

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$55,048,219
56

Thomas Davis

Outside Linebacker
$54,963,000
57

David Harris

Inside Linebacker
$54,837,608
58

Leon Hall

Cornerback
$54,517,500
59

Andrew Whitworth

Left Tackle
$53,865,000
60

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$53,522,926
61

Joe Staley

Left Tackle
$53,520,138
62

Eric Weddle

Free Safety
$53,178,039
63

Jahri Evans

Guard
$53,033,235
64

Branden Albert

Left Tackle
$52,668,000
65

Trent Cole

Outside Linebacker
$52,428,125
66

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$52,107,998
67

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$51,709,579
68

Ryan Fitzpatrick

Quarterback
$51,066,098
69

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$50,706,498
70

Brandon Carr

Cornerback
$50,470,000
71

Donte Whitner

Strong Safety
$50,186,640
72

Marshawn Lynch

Running Back
$49,709,290
73

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$49,105,500
74

Derrick Johnson

Inside Linebacker
$48,425,000
75

Darren McFadden

Running Back
$48,342,168
76

Sebastian Janikowski

Kicker
$48,270,137
77

Michael Crabtree

Wide Receiver
$47,690,886
78

Donald Penn

Left Tackle
$47,400,737
79

Mike Wallace

Wide Receiver
$47,277,550
80

Marshal Yanda

Guard
$47,219,346
81

Jeremy Maclin

Wide Receiver
$46,548,000
82

Antonio Smith

Defensive End
$46,414,833
83

Glenn Dorsey

Defensive End
$46,345,990
84

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$46,262,520
85

DeAngelo Williams

Running Back
$46,204,195
86

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$45,759,586
87

Alex Mack

Center
$45,650,000
88

Chris Johnson

Running Back
$45,250,898
89

Kyle Williams

Defensive Tackle
$44,928,000
90

Pierre Garcon

Wide Receiver
$44,822,809
91

LeSean McCoy

Running Back
$44,699,623
92

Brent Grimes

Cornerback
$44,688,958
93

Brian Orakpo

Outside Linebacker
$44,500,275
94

Cliff Avril

Defensive End
$43,866,497
95

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$43,810,500
96

Paul Posluszny

Outside Linebacker
$43,658,000
97

Jonathan Stewart

Running Back
$43,525,506
98

Andre Smith

Guard
$43,208,750
99

Antoine Bethea

Strong Safety
$42,722,661
100

Aqib Talib

Cornerback
$42,580,680
101

Michael Griffin

Free Safety
$42,566,924
102

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
$42,535,098
103

Marcedes Lewis

Tight End
$42,280,000
104

Brian Cushing

Inside Linebacker
$41,841,434
105

Michael Johnson

Defensive End
$41,651,020
106

Daryl Smith

Inside Linebacker
$41,597,000
107

James Harrison

Outside Linebacker
$41,437,583
108

Lardarius Webb

Cornerback
$41,009,520
109

Adam Vinatieri

Kicker
$40,881,999
110

Vontae Davis

Cornerback
$40,277,500
111

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$40,114,198
112

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$40,047,248
113

Matt Forte

Running Back
$40,003,802
114

Maurkice Pouncey

Center
$39,513,375
115

Jamaal Charles

Running Back
$39,475,000
116

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$39,382,450
117

Robert Quinn

Outside Linebacker
$39,251,605
118

Greg Olsen

Tight End
$39,120,000
119

Earl Thomas

Free Safety
$38,908,106
120

Domata Peko

Defensive Tackle
$38,742,000
121

Jason McCourty

Cornerback
$38,623,635
122

Brian Robison

Defensive End
$38,281,589
123

Darren Sproles

Running Back
$37,824,765
124

Dashon Goldson

Free Safety
$37,632,664
125

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$37,590,246
126

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$37,473,337
127

Josh Sitton

Guard
$37,431,787
128

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie

Cornerback
$37,417,704
129

Jermon Bushrod

Guard
$37,045,896
130

Ahtyba Rubin

Defensive Tackle
$36,972,568
131

Jordy Nelson

Wide Receiver
$36,754,813
132

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$36,591,615
133

Malcolm Jenkins

Free Safety
$36,521,960
134

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$36,157,870
135

Devin McCourty

Free Safety
$36,106,162
136

Darrius Heyward-Bey

Wide Receiver
$35,938,583
137

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$35,872,604
138

Cameron Wake

Defensive End
$35,845,000
139

Jerry Hughes

Defensive End
$35,402,500
140

Ahmad Brooks

Outside Linebacker
$35,294,721
141

Rob Gronkowski

Tight End
$34,332,632
142

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$34,332,467
143

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$34,192,245
144

Andy Levitre

Guard
$33,756,277
145

Max Unger

Center
$33,680,224
146

Eric Wood

Center
$33,560,000
147

Brandon Mebane

Defensive Tackle
$33,411,996
148

Jimmy Graham

Tight End
$33,264,171
149

Kareem Jackson

Cornerback
$33,156,250
150

Navorro Bowman

Inside Linebacker
$33,037,574
151

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$33,027,470
152

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$33,001,096
153

Paul Kruger

Outside Linebacker
$32,893,882
154

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$32,866,080
155

Cullen Jenkins

Defensive End
$32,578,302
156

Mike Iupati

Guard
$32,500,682
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

Defensive End
$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 Tackle
$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

Inside 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

Rob Ninkovich

Outside Linebacker
$23,593,640
227

Chad Henne

Quarterback
$23,380,135
228

Matt Moore

Quarterback
$23,323,000
229

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$23,166,158
230

Dannell Ellerbe

Outside Linebacker
$23,125,619
231

Reshad Jones

Strong Safety
$23,106,182
232

Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle
$23,015,500
233

Breno Giacomini

Right Tackle
$22,927,887
234

Kam Chancellor

Strong Safety
$22,912,073
235

Drew Stanton

Quarterback
$22,846,469
236

Morgan Burnett

Strong Safety
$22,792,184
237

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$22,689,695
238

Tyson Alualu

Defensive End
$22,606,500
239

T.J. Ward

Strong Safety
$22,592,646
240

Alterraun Verner

Cornerback
$22,432,738
241

Harrison Smith

Free Safety
$22,416,546
242

Kyle Rudolph

Tight End
$22,297,098
243

Richie Incognito

Guard
$22,182,160
244

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$21,977,400
245

Sam Koch

Punter
$21,738,490
246

Zach Strief

Right Tackle
$21,722,123
247

Mason Crosby

Kicker
$21,624,084
248

Glover Quin

Free Safety
$21,587,838
249

Chris Harris

Cornerback
$21,584,000
250

Bruce Irvin

Outside Linebacker
$21,383,311
251

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$21,346,457
252

Luke Joeckel

Guard
$21,201,598
253

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
$21,100,186
254

Andy Lee

Punter
$21,004,496
255

Golden Tate

Wide Receiver
$20,978,850
256

Orlando Franklin

Guard
$20,975,588
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 Tackle
$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 End
$19,535,729
269

Torrey Smith

Wide Receiver
$19,510,142
270

Tyrone Crawford

Defensive End
$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 Tackle
$18,872,837
280

Jadeveon Clowney

Defensive End
$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.

Defensive End
$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

Patrick Robinson

Cornerback
$16,882,459
320

Damon Harrison

Defensive Tackle
$16,851,993
321

Ezekiel Elliott

Running Back
$16,800,066
322

Sammy Watkins

Wide Receiver
$16,797,112
323

Tony McDaniel

Defensive Tackle
$16,743,244
324

Amari Cooper

Wide Receiver
$16,673,786
325

Frostee Rucker

Defensive Tackle
$16,648,768
326

Thomas Morstead

Punter
$16,614,097
327

Darryl Tapp

Defensive End
$16,564,850
328

Tavon Austin

Wide Receiver
$16,546,766
329

Barkevious Mingo

Outside Linebacker
$16,441,601
330

Shawn Lauvao

Guard
$16,334,933
331

Julian Edelman

Wide Receiver
$16,296,710
332

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$16,284,448
333

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$16,209,939
334

Doug Baldwin

Wide Receiver
$16,163,019
335

Dre Kirkpatrick

Cornerback
$16,129,996
336

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
$16,119,222
337

Blaine Gabbert

Quarterback
$16,091,851
338

Buster Skrine

Cornerback
$16,090,413
339

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$15,972,499
340

Jason Kelce

Center
$15,958,745
341

Captain Munnerlyn

Cornerback
$15,929,665
342

Nick Foles

Quarterback
$15,908,202
343

Jabaal Sheard

Outside Linebacker
$15,855,139
344

Alshon Jeffery

Wide Receiver
$15,851,459
345

Matt Prater

Kicker
$15,847,193
346

Dwayne Allen

Tight End
$15,759,804
347

Khalil Mack

Defensive End
$15,744,090
348

Brandon Brooks

Guard
$15,719,234
349

Jalen Ramsey

Cornerback
$15,632,546
350

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
$15,614,200
351

Kendall Wright

Wide Receiver
$15,562,270
352

Brandon Scherff

Guard
$15,560,973
353

Marvin Jones

Wide Receiver
$15,524,257
354

Justin Durant

Outside Linebacker
$15,501,869
355

Dont'a Hightower

Outside Linebacker
$15,491,935
356

Mychal Kendricks

Outside Linebacker
$15,481,686
357

Vontaze Burfict

Outside Linebacker
$15,418,059
358

Da'Norris Searcy

Strong Safety
$15,349,983
359

Mark Ingram

Running Back
$15,338,421
360

Derek Newton

Right Tackle
$15,136,256
361

Davon House

Cornerback
$14,955,705
362

Joey Bosa

Defensive End
$14,914,642
363

Mike Jenkins

Cornerback
$14,882,267
364

Mike Tolbert

Fullback
$14,842,500
365

Brandon Marshall

Inside Linebacker
$14,767,794
366

Earl Mitchell

Defensive Tackle
$14,728,500
367

Chris Ivory

Running Back
$14,695,666
368

Clint Boling

Guard
$14,657,448
369

Jeff Allen

Guard
$14,643,822
370

Doug Martin

Running Back
$14,591,213
371

Adrian Clayborn

Defensive End
$14,551,688
372

Jonathan Cooper

Guard
$14,536,843
373

Vinny Curry

Defensive End
$14,461,125
374

Lance Kendricks

Tight End
$14,345,744
375

John Kuhn

Fullback
$14,300,693
376

Willie Young

Outside Linebacker
$14,215,041
377

Coby Fleener

Tight End
$14,182,817
378

Brooks Reed

Defensive End
$14,117,805
379

Terron Armstead

Left Tackle
$14,027,276
380

Khalif Barnes

Left Tackle
$14,004,118
381

Donnie Jones

Punter
$13,900,601
382

Letroy Guion

Defensive End
$13,848,481
383

Kevin Huber

Punter
$13,835,000
384

Jake Matthews

Left Tackle
$13,813,263
385

Dwight Lowery

Free Safety
$13,749,500
386

Barry Church

Strong Safety
$13,685,000
387

Stephen Paea

Defensive Tackle
$13,680,394
388

Marcel Reece

Fullback
$13,634,621
389

Leonard Williams

Defensive End
$13,578,158
390

Robert Alford

Cornerback
$13,567,369
391

Ronnie Stanley

Tackle
$13,547,695
392

Zach Ertz

Tight End
$13,481,405
393

Jon Ryan

Punter
$13,459,488
394

Danny Trevathan

Inside Linebacker
$13,186,072
395

Dan Skuta

Outside Linebacker
$13,172,500
396

Mitchell Schwartz

Right Tackle
$13,170,840
397

Steve McLendon

Defensive Tackle
$13,155,306
398

Rodney McLeod

Free Safety
$13,143,539
399

William Gay

Cornerback
$13,015,005
400

Travis Kelce

Tight End
$12,963,304