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
$219,280,004
2

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$197,166,804
3

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$194,710,422
4

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$187,917,656
5

Carson Palmer

Quarterback
$174,148,722
6

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$170,286,864
7

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$161,778,969
8

Julius Peppers

Defensive End
$159,723,786
9

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver
$151,296,387
10

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$149,457,925
11

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$137,482,029
12

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$135,800,000
13

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$124,215,157
14

Darrelle Revis

Cornerback
$124,211,129
15

Jay Cutler

Quarterback
$122,196,087
16

Joe Thomas

Left Tackle
$121,350,000
17

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$114,084,404
18

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$106,475,000
19

Terrell Suggs

Outside Linebacker
$101,210,000
20

Jason Peters

Left Tackle
$98,721,983
21

Dwight Freeney

Outside Linebacker
$98,266,175
22

Adrian Peterson

Running Back
$98,208,318
23

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$97,863,033
24

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$89,692,164
25

Chris Long

Defensive End
$89,360,162
26

Matt Schaub

Quarterback
$87,305,000
27

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$86,016,184
28

Haloti Ngata

Defensive Tackle
$85,556,250
29

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$81,850,300
30

Joe Haden

Cornerback
$81,221,755
31

Brandon Marshall

Wide Receiver
$79,211,648
32

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$79,107,998
33

Tamba Hali

Outside Linebacker
$79,023,530
34

DeAngelo Hall

Cornerback
$76,481,624
35

Charles Johnson

Defensive End
$75,100,718
36

Mark Sanchez

Quarterback
$74,057,082
37

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$73,068,828
38

Jason Witten

Tight End
$72,753,000
39

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$71,548,219
40

Johnathan Joseph

Cornerback
$71,262,500
41

Vincent Jackson

Wide Receiver
$71,077,088
42

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
$70,018,838
43

Vernon Davis

Tight End
$69,950,596
44

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$68,874,946
45

Antonio Gates

Tight End
$68,393,736
46

Elvis Dumervil

Outside Linebacker
$67,134,000
47

Lawrence Timmons

Inside Linebacker
$67,032,714
48

Karlos Dansby

Inside Linebacker
$66,947,000
49

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$66,938,098
50

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$66,636,502
51

Andrew Whitworth

Left Tackle
$66,365,000
52

Matt Cassel

Quarterback
$64,389,057
53

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$63,522,926
54

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$63,209,579
55

Joe Staley

Left Tackle
$62,376,388
56

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$61,605,500
57

Thomas Davis

Outside Linebacker
$61,213,000
58

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$61,206,498
59

Ryan Kalil

Center
$61,185,000
60

Terence Newman

Cornerback
$61,073,203
61

Pierre Garcon

Wide Receiver
$60,847,809
62

Brandon Carr

Cornerback
$59,187,000
63

Frank Gore

Running Back
$59,094,625
64

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$58,862,520
65

David Harris

Inside Linebacker
$58,306,358
66

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$58,259,586
67

Eric Weddle

Free Safety
$57,178,039
68

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$56,810,500
69

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$56,692,245
70

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$56,547,248
71

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$56,067,870
72

Jahri Evans

Guard
$55,458,235
73

Leon Hall

Cornerback
$55,223,382
74

Ryan Fitzpatrick

Quarterback
$54,741,098
75

Michael Crabtree

Wide Receiver
$54,690,886
76

Aqib Talib

Cornerback
$53,580,680
77

Donald Penn

Left Tackle
$53,500,737
78

Tramon Williams

Cornerback
$53,489,669
79

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$53,414,198
80

Marshal Yanda

Guard
$53,219,346
81

Mike Wallace

Wide Receiver
$53,027,550
82

Brian Orakpo

Outside Linebacker
$52,700,275
83

Brent Grimes

Cornerback
$52,688,958
84

Jeremy Maclin

Wide Receiver
$52,548,000
85

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
$52,535,098
86

LeSean McCoy

Running Back
$52,449,623
87

Alex Mack

Center
$52,400,000
88

Marshawn Lynch

Running Back
$52,334,290
89

Kyle Williams

Defensive Tackle
$51,728,000
90

Sebastian Janikowski

Kicker
$51,270,137
91

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$50,872,604
92

Derrick Johnson

Inside Linebacker
$50,675,000
93

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$50,050,979
94

Paul Posluszny

Outside Linebacker
$49,658,000
95

Darren McFadden

Running Back
$49,322,168
96

Robert Quinn

Outside Linebacker
$49,046,584
97

Cliff Avril

Defensive End
$48,866,497
98

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$48,022,615
99

Jonathan Stewart

Running Back
$47,700,506
100

Greg Olsen

Tight End
$47,620,000
101

Antoine Bethea

Strong Safety
$47,472,661
102

Earl Thomas

Free Safety
$47,408,106
103

Maurkice Pouncey

Center
$47,013,375
104

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$46,982,450
105

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$46,633,295
106

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$46,590,246
107

Marcedes Lewis

Tight End
$46,280,000
108

Andre Smith

Guard
$46,271,250
109

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$46,134,908
110

Jordy Nelson

Wide Receiver
$46,004,813
111

Michael Johnson

Defensive End
$45,651,020
112

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$45,236,661
113

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$44,866,080
114

Michael Bennett

Defensive End
$44,777,992
115

Matt Kalil

Left Tackle
$44,016,598
116

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie

Cornerback
$44,007,115
117

Matt Forte

Running Back
$44,003,802
118

Cameron Wake

Defensive End
$43,845,000
119

Brian Cushing

Inside Linebacker
$43,806,175
120

James Harrison

Outside Linebacker
$43,637,583
121

Adam Vinatieri

Kicker
$43,631,999
122

Josh Sitton

Guard
$43,588,037
123

Eric Wood

Center
$43,360,000
124

Jimmy Graham

Tight End
$43,264,171
125

Lardarius Webb

Cornerback
$43,109,520
126

Devin McCourty

Free Safety
$43,106,162
127

Navorro Bowman

Inside Linebacker
$43,005,662
128

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$43,001,096
129

Jerry Hughes

Defensive End
$42,952,500
130

Domata Peko

Defensive Tackle
$42,542,000
131

Malcolm Jenkins

Free Safety
$42,521,960
132

Brian Robison

Defensive End
$42,281,589
133

Darren Sproles

Running Back
$41,824,765
134

Jason McCourty

Cornerback
$41,592,385
135

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$41,527,470
136

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$41,432,467
137

Jurrell Casey

Defensive Tackle
$41,250,961
138

Jamaal Charles

Running Back
$40,959,375
139

Brock Osweiler

Quarterback
$40,516,679
140

Mike Iupati

Guard
$40,500,682
141

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$40,284,448
142

Jermon Bushrod

Guard
$40,045,896
143

Kareem Jackson

Cornerback
$39,875,000
144

Sean Smith

Cornerback
$39,366,000
145

Max Unger

Center
$39,330,224
146

Jairus Byrd

Free Safety
$39,143,089
147

Eric Fisher

Left Tackle
$39,092,498
148

Rob Gronkowski

Tight End
$39,082,632
149

Andy Levitre

Guard
$39,006,277
150

Adam-Pacman Jones

Cornerback
$38,971,539
151

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$38,959,939
152

Ahmad Brooks

Outside Linebacker
$38,894,721
153

Corey Liuget

Defensive Tackle
$38,801,808
154

Cameron Heyward

Defensive End
$38,732,735
155

Josh McCown

Quarterback
$38,543,000
156

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
$38,435,000
157

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$37,972,499
158

Ahtyba Rubin

Defensive Tackle
$37,819,625
159

Duane Brown

Left Tackle
$37,296,116
160

Mike Pouncey

Center
$37,259,695
161

Darrius Heyward-Bey

Wide Receiver
$37,138,583
162

Jimmy Smith

Cornerback
$36,961,696
163

Brandon Mebane

Defensive Tackle
$36,911,996
164

Brandon Graham

Defensive End
$36,433,925
165

Reggie Nelson

Free Safety
$36,250,000
166

Kam Chancellor

Strong Safety
$36,155,817
167

Nate Solder

Left Tackle
$35,995,004
168

Carlos Dunlap

Defensive End
$35,838,000
169

T.J. Lang

Guard
$35,475,308
170

Lane Johnson

Right Tackle
$35,291,471
171

Derrick Morgan

Outside Linebacker
$35,272,095
172

Emmanuel Sanders

Wide Receiver
$35,251,069
173

Sean Lee

Outside Linebacker
$35,095,000
174

Cordy Glenn

Left Tackle
$34,865,180
175

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$34,846,457
176

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$34,569,329
177

Mark Barron

Inside Linebacker
$34,529,749
178

Shane Lechler

Punter
$34,237,000
179

David DeCastro

Guard
$33,809,333
180

Randall Cobb

Wide Receiver
$33,687,238
181

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
$33,614,200
182

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
$33,419,222
183

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
$33,341,362
184

Reshad Jones

Strong Safety
$33,256,182
185

Nick Perry

Outside Linebacker
$33,152,345
186

Byron Maxwell

Cornerback
$33,041,443
187

Ted Ginn Jr.

Wide Receiver
$32,877,086
188

Jared Veldheer

Right Tackle
$32,703,813
189

Delanie Walker

Tight End
$32,690,653
190

Derek Anderson

Quarterback
$32,503,053
191

Phil Dawson

Kicker
$32,178,891
192

Charles Clay

Tight End
$31,938,000
193

DeAndre Hopkins

Wide Receiver
$31,699,009
194

Tavon Austin

Wide Receiver
$31,523,882
195

Doug Baldwin

Wide Receiver
$31,413,019
196

Jared Cook

Tight End
$31,409,235
197

Ezekiel Ansah

Defensive End
$31,349,656
198

Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle
$31,265,500
199

Rodney Hudson

Center
$31,264,448
200

Derek Wolfe

Defensive End
$31,222,675
201

Dre Kirkpatrick

Cornerback
$31,114,371
202

Eric Winston

Right Tackle
$30,997,706
203

Bryan Bulaga

Right Tackle
$30,973,138
204

Robert Ayers

Defensive End
$30,717,329
205

Kawann Short

Defensive Tackle
$30,630,174
206

Kelechi Osemele

Guard
$30,601,481
207

Rodger Saffold

Guard
$30,459,908
208

Alan Branch

Defensive Tackle
$30,412,734
209

Orlando Scandrick

Cornerback
$30,221,764
210

Chris Harris

Cornerback
$30,184,000
211

Benjamin Watson

Tight End
$30,125,674
212

Kenny Britt

Wide Receiver
$30,113,078
213

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$29,977,400
214

Brent Celek

Tight End
$29,517,350
215

Derek Carr

Quarterback
$29,510,601
216

Stephen Gostkowski

Kicker
$29,487,002
217

Julius Thomas

Tight End
$29,358,585
218

Tyvon Branch

Strong Safety
$29,295,825
219

Anthony Fasano

Tight End
$29,226,657
220

Matt Bryant

Kicker
$29,006,401
221

Michael Brockers

Defensive Tackle
$28,956,668
222

Dustin Colquitt

Punter
$28,760,000
223

Eric Decker

Wide Receiver
$28,674,968
224

Glover Quin

Free Safety
$28,487,838
225

Mike Daniels

Defensive Tackle
$28,483,746
226

Luke Joeckel

Guard
$28,451,598
227

Bruce Irvin

Outside Linebacker
$28,383,311
228

Dont'a Hightower

Outside Linebacker
$28,327,866
229

William Beatty

Left Tackle
$28,235,588
230

Morgan Burnett

Strong Safety
$28,123,434
231

Harrison Smith

Free Safety
$27,916,546
232

Xavier Rhodes

Cornerback
$27,893,952
233

Connor Barwin

Outside Linebacker
$27,830,075
234

Kyle Rudolph

Tight End
$27,797,098
235

Prince Amukamara

Cornerback
$27,781,947
236

Jermaine Gresham

Tight End
$27,703,549
237

Darius Slay

Cornerback
$27,691,250
238

Martellus Bennett

Tight End
$27,679,713
239

Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback
$27,301,548
240

Robbie Gould

Kicker
$27,289,292
241

T.J. Ward

Strong Safety
$27,217,646
242

Austin Howard

Right Tackle
$27,200,877
243

Golden Tate

Wide Receiver
$26,978,850
244

Nick Fairley

Defensive Tackle
$26,914,465
245

Tyrone Crawford

Defensive End
$26,740,252
246

Zach Strief

Right Tackle
$26,722,123
247

Chad Henne

Quarterback
$26,630,135
248

Lamarr Houston

Outside Linebacker
$26,378,685
249

Richie Incognito

Guard
$25,957,160
250

Kyle Long

Guard
$25,902,900
251

Drew Stanton

Quarterback
$25,896,469
252

Damon Harrison

Defensive Tackle
$25,851,993
253

Jabaal Sheard

Outside Linebacker
$25,823,889
254

DeMarco Murray

Running Back
$25,715,703
255

William Hayes

Defensive End
$25,694,956
256

John Sullivan

Center
$25,675,022
257

Tyson Alualu

Defensive End
$25,606,500
258

Pernell McPhee

Outside Linebacker
$25,496,526
259

Dontari Poe

Defensive Tackle
$25,466,008
260

Vontaze Burfict

Outside Linebacker
$25,453,588
261

Alshon Jeffery

Wide Receiver
$25,351,459
262

Julian Edelman

Wide Receiver
$25,296,710
263

Breno Giacomini

Right Tackle
$25,240,387
264

Matt Moore

Quarterback
$25,098,000
265

Jermey Parnell

Right Tackle
$25,063,088
266

Mike Mitchell

Free Safety
$24,943,220
267

Bobby Wagner

Inside Linebacker
$24,858,441
268

Desmond Trufant

Cornerback
$24,765,204
269

Akiem Hicks

Defensive End
$24,757,581
270

Junior Galette

Outside Linebacker
$24,633,000
271

Lavonte David

Outside Linebacker
$24,497,757
272

Torrey Smith

Wide Receiver
$24,385,142
273

Chase Daniel

Quarterback
$24,304,317
274

Dannell Ellerbe

Outside Linebacker
$24,296,207
275

Keenan Allen

Wide Receiver
$24,214,590
276

Andy Lee

Punter
$24,104,496
277

Tyrann Mathieu

Free Safety
$24,061,740
278

Sam Koch

Punter
$24,038,490
279

Mason Crosby

Kicker
$23,974,084
280

Travis Frederick

Center
$23,712,088
281

Morris Claiborne

Cornerback
$23,420,752
282

Alterraun Verner

Cornerback
$23,412,738
283

Aldon Smith

Outside Linebacker
$23,331,617
284

Terron Armstead

Left Tackle
$23,327,276
285

Zane Beadles

Guard
$23,315,000
286

Patrick Chung

Strong Safety
$23,252,500
287

Matt Prater

Kicker
$23,147,193
288

K.J. Wright

Outside Linebacker
$23,146,594
289

Alex Boone

Guard
$22,992,688
290

Captain Munnerlyn

Cornerback
$22,929,665
291

Marcus Gilbert

Right Tackle
$22,911,684
292

Corey Graham

Free Safety
$22,790,500
293

Wesley Woodyard

Inside Linebacker
$22,539,895
294

Marvin Jones

Wide Receiver
$22,524,257
295

David Bakhtiari

Left Tackle
$22,329,114
296

Jadeveon Clowney

Outside Linebacker
$22,272,998
297

James Carpenter

Guard
$22,135,720
298

Buster Skrine

Cornerback
$22,090,413
299

Whitney Mercilus

Outside Linebacker
$22,087,213
300

Arthur Jones

Defensive Tackle
$21,790,028
301

Barry Church

Strong Safety
$21,685,000
302

Erik Walden

Outside Linebacker
$21,622,529
303

Darian Stewart

Free Safety
$21,622,500
304

Nate Allen

Free Safety
$21,537,713
305

Jameis Winston

Quarterback
$21,491,314
306

Vinny Curry

Defensive End
$21,461,125
307

Greg Robinson

Left Tackle
$21,320,251
308

Ricky Wagner

Right Tackle
$21,279,599
309

Sean Weatherspoon

Inside Linebacker
$21,269,354
310

Allen Bailey

Defensive End
$21,227,194
311

Jason Kelce

Center
$20,958,745
312

Danny Amendola

Wide Receiver
$20,734,929
313

Myles Garrett

Defensive End
$20,723,004
314

Brandon Brooks

Guard
$20,719,234
315

Dwayne Allen

Tight End
$20,697,304
316

Jared Goff

Quarterback
$20,688,202
317

Blake Bortles

Quarterback
$20,654,802
318

Marcus Mariota

Quarterback
$20,502,229
319

Mychal Kendricks

Outside Linebacker
$20,481,686
320

Malcolm Smith

Outside Linebacker
$20,423,879
321

Thomas Morstead

Punter
$20,364,097
322

Doug Martin

Running Back
$20,355,918
323

Shawn Lauvao

Guard
$20,334,933
324

Ricky Jean Francois

Defensive Tackle
$20,262,542
325

Brian Hoyer

Quarterback
$20,256,470
326

Evander Hood

Defensive End
$20,209,612
327

Coby Fleener

Tight End
$20,082,817
328

Mike Glennon

Quarterback
$19,946,782
329

Brandon Williams

Defensive Tackle
$19,937,910
330

Sammy Watkins

Wide Receiver
$19,935,603
331

Nick Foles

Quarterback
$19,908,202
332

Dion Jordan

Defensive End
$19,901,705
333

Earl Mitchell

Defensive Tackle
$19,900,375
334

Mike Adams

Strong Safety
$19,858,010
335

Dante Fowler Jr.

Defensive End
$19,852,037
336

Chris Ivory

Running Back
$19,851,916
337

Jeff Allen

Guard
$19,831,322
338

Jamie Collins

Outside Linebacker
$19,788,309
339

Marcus Cannon

Right Tackle
$19,772,579
340

Mitchell Trubisky

Quarterback
$19,719,490
341

Carson Wentz

Quarterback
$19,713,534
342

Harry Douglas

Wide Receiver
$19,462,277
343

Adrian Clayborn

Defensive End
$19,457,938
344

J.R. Sweezy

Guard
$19,308,565
345

Alec Ogletree

Inside Linebacker
$19,169,779
346

Amari Cooper

Wide Receiver
$19,169,070
347

Clint Boling

Guard
$19,107,448
348

Joey Bosa

Defensive End
$19,093,303
349

Solomon Thomas

Defensive End
$19,080,903
350

Mark Ingram

Running Back
$19,038,421
351

Koa Misi

Outside Linebacker
$18,830,530
352

Khalil Mack

Defensive End
$18,710,954
353

Da'Norris Searcy

Strong Safety
$18,687,483
354

Mitchell Schwartz

Right Tackle
$18,670,840
355

Danny Trevathan

Inside Linebacker
$18,668,424
356

Patrick Robinson

Cornerback
$18,657,459
357

Devonta Freeman

Running Back
$18,478,321
358

Michael Floyd

Wide Receiver
$18,461,595
359

Barkevious Mingo

Outside Linebacker
$18,441,601
360

Leonard Fournette

Running Back
$18,351,067
361

Chris Baker

Defensive Tackle
$18,321,247
362

Brooks Reed

Defensive End
$18,217,805
363

Trai Turner

Guard
$18,139,750
364

Brandon LaFell

Wide Receiver
$17,933,400
365

Brandon Scherff

Guard
$17,924,667
366

Ezekiel Elliott

Running Back
$17,825,252
367

Davon House

Cornerback
$17,755,705
368

Frostee Rucker

Defensive Tackle
$17,728,768
369

Stephon Tuitt

Defensive End
$17,710,551
370

Mohamed Sanu

Wide Receiver
$17,575,252
371

Zach Ertz

Tight End
$17,481,405
372

Lamar Miller

Running Back
$17,468,000
373

Sheldon Richardson

Defensive Tackle
$17,419,750
374

Willie Young

Outside Linebacker
$17,415,041
375

Kendall Wright

Wide Receiver
$17,406,020
376

Derek Newton

Right Tackle
$17,386,256
377

Brandon Marshall

Inside Linebacker
$17,267,794
378

Justin Pugh

Guard
$17,223,935
379

Darryl Tapp

Defensive End
$17,213,085
380

Allen Hurns

Wide Receiver
$17,174,575
381

Evan Smith

Center
$17,155,950
382

Jalen Ramsey

Cornerback
$17,143,955
383

Rodney McLeod

Free Safety
$17,143,539
384

Corey Davis

Wide Receiver
$17,073,864
385

Demar Dotson

Right Tackle
$17,063,034
386

Blaine Gabbert

Quarterback
$16,986,851
387

Tony McDaniel

Defensive Tackle
$16,978,538
388

A.J. Bouye

Cornerback
$16,884,704
389

Joe Barksdale

Right Tackle
$16,850,691
390

Andre Branch

Defensive End
$16,839,934
391

Marcus Gilchrist

Strong Safety
$16,839,195
392

Tashaun Gipson

Free Safety
$16,797,500
393

Lance Kendricks

Tight End
$16,720,744
394

Kevin Huber

Punter
$16,685,000
395

Jordan Reed

Tight End
$16,664,154
396

Tony Jefferson

Strong Safety
$16,659,253
397

Justin Durant

Outside Linebacker
$16,581,869
398

Jake Matthews

Left Tackle
$16,473,650
399

Steve McLendon

Defensive Tackle
$16,452,181
400

Mike Nugent

Kicker
$16,442,717