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

Tony Romo

Quarterback
$127,422,458
11

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$123,832,029
12

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$114,800,000
13

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$110,778,969
14

Joe Thomas

Left Tackle
$108,350,000
15

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$104,215,157
16

Dwight Freeney

Outside Linebacker
$97,645,940
17

Terrell Suggs

Outside Linebacker
$97,210,000
18

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$96,084,404
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

Jake Long

Left Tackle
$71,120,003
32

Vincent Jackson

Wide Receiver
$71,077,088
33

Joe Haden

Cornerback
$70,971,755
34

Charles Johnson

Defensive End
$70,741,343
35

Robert Mathis

Outside Linebacker
$68,170,867
36

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$66,025,498
37

Anquan Boldin

Wide Receiver
$65,505,679
38

Jason Witten

Tight End
$65,353,000
39

Karlos Dansby

Inside Linebacker
$64,697,000
40

Johnathan Joseph

Cornerback
$64,356,250
41

Vernon Davis

Tight End
$63,950,596
42

Antonio Gates

Tight End
$63,456,236
43

Reggie Bush

Running Back
$63,196,734
44

Matt Cassel

Quarterback
$61,639,057
45

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$60,850,300
46

Lawrence Timmons

Inside Linebacker
$60,566,538
47

Vince Wilfork

Defensive Tackle
$59,670,000
48

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$58,874,947
49

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$58,068,828
50

Ryan Kalil

Center
$57,685,000
51

Terence Newman

Cornerback
$57,488,828
52

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
$56,518,838
53

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$56,438,098
54

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$55,661,502
55

Frank Gore

Running Back
$55,594,625
56

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$55,048,219
57

Thomas Davis

Outside Linebacker
$54,963,000
58

David Harris

Inside Linebacker
$54,837,608
59

Leon Hall

Cornerback
$54,517,500
60

Andrew Whitworth

Left Tackle
$53,865,000
61

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$53,522,926
62

Joe Staley

Left Tackle
$53,520,138
63

Eric Weddle

Free Safety
$53,178,039
64

Jahri Evans

Guard
$53,033,235
65

Branden Albert

Left Tackle
$52,668,000
66

Trent Cole

Outside Linebacker
$52,428,125
67

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$52,107,998
68

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$51,709,579
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

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

Adam Vinatieri

Kicker
$40,881,999
108

Vontae Davis

Cornerback
$40,277,500
109

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$40,114,198
110

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$40,047,248
111

Matt Forte

Running Back
$40,003,802
112

Maurkice Pouncey

Center
$39,513,375
113

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$39,382,450
114

Robert Quinn

Defensive End
$39,251,605
115

Greg Olsen

Tight End
$39,120,000
116

Earl Thomas

Free Safety
$38,908,106
117

Domata Peko

Defensive Tackle
$38,742,000
118

Jason McCourty

Cornerback
$38,623,635
119

Brian Robison

Defensive End
$38,281,589
120

Darren Sproles

Running Back
$37,824,765
121

Dashon Goldson

Free Safety
$37,632,664
122

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$37,590,246
123

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$37,473,337
124

Josh Sitton

Guard
$37,431,787
125

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie

Cornerback
$37,417,704
126

Jermon Bushrod

Guard
$37,045,896
127

Ahtyba Rubin

Defensive Tackle
$36,972,568
128

Jordy Nelson

Wide Receiver
$36,754,813
129

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$36,591,615
130

Malcolm Jenkins

Free Safety
$36,521,960
131

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$36,157,870
132

Devin McCourty

Free Safety
$36,106,162
133

Darrius Heyward-Bey

Wide Receiver
$35,938,583
134

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$35,872,604
135

Cameron Wake

Defensive End
$35,845,000
136

Jerry Hughes

Outside Linebacker
$35,402,500
137

Ahmad Brooks

Outside Linebacker
$35,294,721
138

Rob Gronkowski

Tight End
$34,332,632
139

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$34,332,467
140

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$34,192,245
141

Andy Levitre

Guard
$33,756,277
142

Max Unger

Center
$33,680,224
143

Eric Wood

Center
$33,560,000
144

Brandon Mebane

Defensive Tackle
$33,411,996
145

Jimmy Graham

Tight End
$33,264,171
146

Kareem Jackson

Cornerback
$33,156,250
147

Navorro Bowman

Inside Linebacker
$33,037,574
148

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$33,027,470
149

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$33,001,096
150

Paul Kruger

Outside Linebacker
$32,893,882
151

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$32,866,080
152

Cullen Jenkins

Defensive End
$32,578,302
153

Mike Iupati

Guard
$32,500,682
154

Michael Oher

Left Tackle
$32,256,875
155

Adam-Pacman Jones

Cornerback
$32,248,010
156

Shane Lechler

Punter
$32,237,000
157

Eric Fisher

Left Tackle
$32,184,521
158

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$32,050,979
159

Josh McCown

Quarterback
$32,043,000
160

Duane Brown

Left Tackle
$31,766,705
161

Matt Kalil

Left Tackle
$30,866,598
162

Corey Liuget

Defensive Tackle
$30,801,808
163

Derek Anderson

Quarterback
$30,759,303
164

Cameron Heyward

Defensive End
$30,732,735
165

Eric Winston

Right Tackle
$30,447,118
166

Reggie Nelson

Free Safety
$30,250,000
167

Carlos Dunlap

Defensive End
$30,188,000
168

Stephen Tulloch

Inside Linebacker
$30,069,320
169

Brandon Graham

Outside Linebacker
$29,933,925
170

Sean Smith

Cornerback
$29,866,000
171

Michael Bennett

Defensive End
$29,746,742
172

C.J. Spiller

Running Back
$29,502,416
173

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
$29,435,000
174

Mike Pouncey

Center
$29,284,695
175

Phil Dawson

Kicker
$29,178,891
176

Nate Solder

Left Tackle
$28,995,254
177

Benjamin Watson

Tight End
$28,875,674
178

Derrick Morgan

Outside Linebacker
$28,803,345
179

Kendall Langford

Defensive End
$28,495,565
180

Jimmy Smith

Cornerback
$28,461,696
181

Emmanuel Sanders

Wide Receiver
$28,401,069
182

DeAndre Levy

Outside Linebacker
$28,278,607
183

Delanie Walker

Tight End
$28,206,278
184

Ted Ginn Jr.

Wide Receiver
$27,877,086
185

William Beatty

Left Tackle
$27,865,000
186

Tyvon Branch

Strong Safety
$27,608,325
187

Eddie Royal

Wide Receiver
$27,453,557
188

Lane Johnson

Right Tackle
$27,447,721
189

Charles Clay

Tight End
$27,438,000
190

Roman Harper

Strong Safety
$27,363,919
191

Orlando Scandrick

Cornerback
$27,221,764
192

Ryan Mathews

Running Back
$26,631,161
193

Brent Celek

Tight End
$26,517,350
194

Stephen Gostkowski

Kicker
$26,487,002
195

Anthony Fasano

Tight End
$26,476,657
196

Matt Bryant

Kicker
$26,256,401
197

Jared Cook

Tight End
$26,109,235
198

David DeCastro

Guard
$25,959,333
199

Jared Veldheer

Left Tackle
$25,953,813
200

Martellus Bennett

Tight End
$25,929,714
201

Shaun Hill

Quarterback
$25,779,225
202

Jurrell Casey

Defensive End
$25,682,211
203

Chris Chester

Guard
$25,555,286
204

Robbie Gould

Kicker
$25,289,292
205

Rodger Saffold

Guard
$25,143,925
206

Daryl Washington

Inside Linebacker
$24,985,294
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

Dan Williams

Defensive Tackle
$24,495,908
218

Robert Ayers

Defensive End
$24,467,329
219

Connor Barwin

Outside Linebacker
$24,330,075
220

Rodney Hudson

Center
$24,314,448
221

Randall Cobb

Wide Receiver
$24,280,988
222

T.J. Lang

Guard
$24,272,183
223

Byron Maxwell

Cornerback
$24,170,855
224

Cordy Glenn

Left Tackle
$23,865,180
225

Junior Galette

Outside Linebacker
$23,833,000
226

Julius Thomas

Tight End
$23,758,585
227

Dennis Pitta

Tight End
$23,704,000
228

Sean Lee

Outside Linebacker
$23,630,000
229

Rob Ninkovich

Defensive End
$23,593,640
230

Chad Henne

Quarterback
$23,380,135
231

Matt Moore

Quarterback
$23,323,000
232

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$23,166,158
233

Dannell Ellerbe

Outside Linebacker
$23,125,619
234

Reshad Jones

Strong Safety
$23,106,182
235

Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle
$23,015,500
236

Kam Chancellor

Strong Safety
$22,912,073
237

Drew Stanton

Quarterback
$22,846,469
238

Morgan Burnett

Strong Safety
$22,792,184
239

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$22,689,695
240

Tyson Alualu

Defensive Tackle
$22,606,500
241

T.J. Ward

Strong Safety
$22,592,646
242

Austin Howard

Right Tackle
$22,575,877
243

Harrison Smith

Free Safety
$22,416,546
244

Kyle Rudolph

Tight End
$22,297,098
245

Richie Incognito

Guard
$22,182,160
246

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$21,977,400
247

Sam Koch

Punter
$21,738,490
248

Zach Strief

Right Tackle
$21,722,123
249

Mason Crosby

Kicker
$21,624,084
250

Glover Quin

Free Safety
$21,587,838
251

Chris Harris

Cornerback
$21,584,000
252

Bruce Irvin

Outside Linebacker
$21,383,311
253

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$21,346,457
254

Luke Joeckel

Guard
$21,201,598
255

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
$21,100,186
256

Andy Lee

Punter
$21,004,496
257

Golden Tate

Wide Receiver
$20,978,850
258

Orlando Franklin

Guard
$20,975,588
259

William Hayes

Defensive End
$20,944,956
260

Sean Weatherspoon

Inside Linebacker
$20,813,472
261

Prince Amukamara

Cornerback
$20,781,947
262

Aldon Smith

Outside Linebacker
$20,581,617
263

Mike Daniels

Defensive End
$20,483,746
264

Marcus Gilbert

Right Tackle
$20,162,861
265

Mike Mitchell

Free Safety
$19,943,220
266

Darius Slay

Cornerback
$19,910,000
267

Zane Beadles

Guard
$19,865,000
268

Bobby Wagner

Inside Linebacker
$19,858,441
269

Kenny Britt

Wide Receiver
$19,613,078
270

Dion Jordan

Defensive End
$19,535,729
271

Torrey Smith

Wide Receiver
$19,510,142
272

Tyrone Crawford

Defensive Tackle
$19,490,252
273

Kyle Long

Guard
$19,402,900
274

David Bakhtiari

Left Tackle
$19,158,114
275

Donald Butler

Inside Linebacker
$19,136,544
276

Danny Amendola

Wide Receiver
$19,109,929
277

Tyrann Mathieu

Free Safety
$19,061,740
278

Wesley Woodyard

Inside Linebacker
$19,039,895
279

Jared Goff

Quarterback
$18,968,308
280

Ricky Jean Francois

Defensive End
$18,872,837
281

Jadeveon Clowney

Outside Linebacker
$18,815,771
282

DeMarco Murray

Running Back
$18,765,703
283

Evander Hood

Defensive End
$18,759,612
284

Jameis Winston

Quarterback
$18,751,652
285

Michael Brockers

Defensive Tackle
$18,706,668
286

Jermaine Gresham

Tight End
$18,703,549
287

Morris Claiborne

Cornerback
$18,702,002
288

Patrick Chung

Strong Safety
$18,652,500
289

Greg Toler

Cornerback
$18,646,000
290

Ezekiel Ansah

Defensive End
$18,615,656
291

Jermey Parnell

Right Tackle
$18,563,088
292

Lavonte David

Outside Linebacker
$18,497,757
293

Erik Walden

Outside Linebacker
$18,372,529
294

Philip Wheeler

Outside Linebacker
$18,276,950
295

Pernell McPhee

Outside Linebacker
$18,171,526
296

Nate Allen

Free Safety
$18,137,713
297

Carson Wentz

Quarterback
$18,050,973
298

Greg Robinson

Left Tackle
$17,997,874
299

Nick Fairley

Defensive Tackle
$17,914,465
300

Marcus Mariota

Quarterback
$17,865,959
301

Harry Douglas

Wide Receiver
$17,852,902
302

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$17,826,929
303

Marcus Cannon

Left Tackle
$17,803,829
304

Kraig Urbik

Guard
$17,773,000
305

Mike Adams

Strong Safety
$17,758,010
306

Derek Wolfe

Defensive End
$17,735,175
307

Koa Misi

Outside Linebacker
$17,614,905
308

Alex Boone

Guard
$17,555,188
309

Dontari Poe

Defensive Tackle
$17,466,008
310

Keenan Allen

Wide Receiver
$17,464,590
311

James Carpenter

Guard
$17,435,720
312

Blake Bortles

Quarterback
$17,418,237
313

K.J. Wright

Outside Linebacker
$17,346,594
314

Michael Floyd

Wide Receiver
$17,324,537
315

Dante Fowler Jr.

Outside Linebacker
$17,281,559
316

Whitney Mercilus

Outside Linebacker
$17,118,463
317

Kelechi Osemele

Guard
$17,101,481
318

Luke McCown

Quarterback
$17,079,334
319

Allen Bailey

Defensive End
$17,070,944
320

Kyle Arrington

Cornerback
$17,012,517
321

Patrick Robinson

Cornerback
$16,882,459
322

Damon Harrison

Defensive Tackle
$16,851,993
323

Ezekiel Elliott

Running Back
$16,800,066
324

Sammy Watkins

Wide Receiver
$16,797,112
325

Tony McDaniel

Defensive Tackle
$16,743,244
326

Amari Cooper

Wide Receiver
$16,673,786
327

Frostee Rucker

Defensive Tackle
$16,648,768
328

Thomas Morstead

Punter
$16,614,097
329

Darryl Tapp

Defensive End
$16,564,850
330

Tavon Austin

Wide Receiver
$16,546,766
331

Barkevious Mingo

Outside Linebacker
$16,441,601
332

Jerraud Powers

Cornerback
$16,399,318
333

Shawn Lauvao

Guard
$16,334,933
334

Julian Edelman

Wide Receiver
$16,296,710
335

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$16,284,448
336

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$16,209,939
337

Doug Baldwin

Wide Receiver
$16,163,019
338

Dre Kirkpatrick

Cornerback
$16,129,996
339

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
$16,119,222
340

Blaine Gabbert

Quarterback
$16,091,851
341

Buster Skrine

Cornerback
$16,090,413
342

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$15,972,499
343

Jason Kelce

Center
$15,958,745
344

Captain Munnerlyn

Cornerback
$15,929,665
345

Nick Foles

Quarterback
$15,908,202
346

Jabaal Sheard

Defensive End
$15,855,139
347

Alshon Jeffery

Wide Receiver
$15,851,459
348

Matt Prater

Kicker
$15,847,193
349

Dwayne Allen

Tight End
$15,759,804
350

Khalil Mack

Defensive End
$15,744,090
351

Brandon Brooks

Guard
$15,719,234
352

Jalen Ramsey

Cornerback
$15,632,546
353

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
$15,614,200
354

Kendall Wright

Wide Receiver
$15,562,270
355

Brandon Scherff

Guard
$15,560,973
356

Marvin Jones

Wide Receiver
$15,524,257
357

Justin Durant

Inside Linebacker
$15,501,869
358

Dont'a Hightower

Inside Linebacker
$15,491,935
359

Mychal Kendricks

Inside Linebacker
$15,481,686
360

Vontaze Burfict

Outside Linebacker
$15,418,059
361

Da'Norris Searcy

Strong Safety
$15,349,983
362

Mark Ingram

Running Back
$15,338,421
363

Derek Newton

Right Tackle
$15,136,256
364

Davon House

Cornerback
$14,955,705
365

Joey Bosa

Defensive End
$14,914,642
366

Mike Jenkins

Cornerback
$14,882,267
367

Mike Tolbert

Fullback
$14,842,500
368

Brandon Marshall

Inside Linebacker
$14,767,794
369

Earl Mitchell

Defensive Tackle
$14,728,500
370

Chris Ivory

Running Back
$14,695,666
371

Jeff Allen

Guard
$14,643,822
372

Doug Martin

Running Back
$14,591,213
373

Adrian Clayborn

Defensive End
$14,551,688
374

Jonathan Cooper

Guard
$14,536,843
375

Vinny Curry

Defensive End
$14,461,125
376

Lance Kendricks

Tight End
$14,345,744
377

John Kuhn

Fullback
$14,300,693
378

Willie Young

Outside Linebacker
$14,215,041
379

Coby Fleener

Tight End
$14,182,817
380

Clint Boling

Guard
$14,176,000
381

Brooks Reed

Outside Linebacker
$14,117,805
382

Terron Armstead

Left Tackle
$14,027,276
383

Marcus Gilchrist

Strong Safety
$14,026,695
384

Donnie Jones

Punter
$13,900,601
385

Letroy Guion

Defensive End
$13,848,481
386

Kevin Huber

Punter
$13,835,000
387

Jake Matthews

Left Tackle
$13,813,263
388

Dwight Lowery

Free Safety
$13,749,500
389

Barry Church

Strong Safety
$13,685,000
390

Stephen Paea

Defensive End
$13,680,394
391

Marcel Reece

Fullback
$13,634,621
392

Leonard Williams

Defensive Tackle
$13,578,158
393

Robert Alford

Cornerback
$13,567,369
394

Ronnie Stanley

Tackle
$13,547,695
395

Zach Ertz

Tight End
$13,481,405
396

Jon Ryan

Punter
$13,459,488
397

Danny Trevathan

Inside Linebacker
$13,186,072
398

Dan Skuta

Outside Linebacker
$13,172,500
399

Mitchell Schwartz

Right Tackle
$13,170,840
400

Steve McLendon

Defensive Tackle
$13,155,306