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

Cliff Avril

Defensive End
$43,866,497
103

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$43,810,500
104

Paul Posluszny

Inside Linebacker
$43,658,000
105

Jonathan Stewart

Running Back
$43,525,506
106

Colin Kaepernick

Quarterback
$43,479,216
107

Andre Smith

Right Tackle
$43,208,750
108

Antoine Bethea

Strong Safety
$42,722,661
109

Aqib Talib

Cornerback
$42,580,680
110

Michael Griffin

Free Safety
$42,566,924
111

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
$42,535,098
112

Marcedes Lewis

Tight End
$42,280,000
113

Percy Harvin

Wide Receiver
$42,218,382
114

Brian Cushing

Inside Linebacker
$41,841,434
115

Michael Johnson

Defensive End
$41,651,020
116

Daryl Smith

Inside Linebacker
$41,597,000
117

James Harrison

Outside Linebacker
$41,437,583
118

Lardarius Webb

Cornerback
$41,009,520
119

Gosder Cherilus

Right Tackle
$40,924,185
120

Adam Vinatieri

Kicker
$40,881,999
121

Vontae Davis

Cornerback
$40,277,500
122

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$40,114,198
123

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$40,047,248
124

Matt Forte

Running Back
$40,003,802
125

Maurkice Pouncey

Center
$39,513,375
126

Jamaal Charles

Running Back
$39,475,000
127

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$39,382,450
128

Robert Quinn

Defensive End
$39,251,605
129

Greg Olsen

Tight End
$39,120,000
130

Earl Thomas

Free Safety
$38,908,106
131

Domata Peko

Defensive Tackle
$38,742,000
132

Jason McCourty

Cornerback
$38,623,635
133

Jairus Byrd

Free Safety
$38,454,854
134

Brian Robison

Defensive End
$38,249,000
135

Darren Sproles

Running Back
$37,824,765
136

Dashon Goldson

Free Safety
$37,632,664
137

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$37,590,246
138

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$37,473,337
139

Josh Sitton

Guard
$37,431,787
140

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie

Cornerback
$37,417,704
141

Jermon Bushrod

Guard
$37,045,896
142

Ahtyba Rubin

Defensive Tackle
$36,972,568
143

Jordy Nelson

Wide Receiver
$36,754,813
144

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$36,591,615
145

Malcolm Jenkins

Free Safety
$36,521,960
146

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$36,157,870
147

Doug Free

Right Tackle
$36,090,000
148

Devin McCourty

Free Safety
$36,067,500
149

Jonathan Babineaux

Defensive Tackle
$36,030,660
150

Darrius Heyward-Bey

Wide Receiver
$35,938,583
151

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$35,872,604
152

Cameron Wake

Defensive End
$35,845,000
153

Jerry Hughes

Outside Linebacker
$35,402,500
154

Ahmad Brooks

Outside Linebacker
$35,294,721
155

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$34,332,467
156

Rob Gronkowski

Tight End
$34,323,553
157

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$34,192,245
158

Andy Levitre

Guard
$33,756,277
159

Max Unger

Center
$33,680,224
160

Eric Wood

Center
$33,560,000
161

Brandon Mebane

Defensive Tackle
$33,411,996
162

Jimmy Graham

Tight End
$33,264,171
163

Kareem Jackson

Cornerback
$33,156,250
164

Navorro Bowman

Inside Linebacker
$33,037,574
165

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$33,027,470
166

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$33,001,096
167

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$32,866,080
168

Paul Kruger

Outside Linebacker
$32,845,000
169

Mike Iupati

Guard
$32,500,682
170

Cullen Jenkins

Defensive End
$32,486,079
171

Michael Oher

Left Tackle
$32,256,875
172

Adam-Pacman Jones

Cornerback
$32,248,010
173

Shane Lechler

Punter
$32,237,000
174

Eric Fisher

Left Tackle
$32,184,521
175

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$32,050,979
176

Stevie Johnson

Wide Receiver
$31,793,407
177

Duane Brown

Left Tackle
$31,766,705
178

Matt Kalil

Left Tackle
$30,866,598
179

Corey Liuget

Defensive Tackle
$30,801,808
180

Derek Anderson

Quarterback
$30,759,303
181

Cameron Heyward

Defensive End
$30,732,735
182

Eric Winston

Right Tackle
$30,447,118
183

Reggie Nelson

Free Safety
$30,250,000
184

Carlos Dunlap

Defensive End
$30,188,000
185

Stephen Tulloch

Inside Linebacker
$30,069,320
186

Brandon Graham

Outside Linebacker
$29,933,925
187

Sean Smith

Cornerback
$29,866,000
188

Michael Bennett

Defensive End
$29,746,742
189

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
$29,435,000
190

Mike Pouncey

Center
$29,284,695
191

Devin Hester

Wide Receiver
$29,266,961
192

Phil Dawson

Kicker
$29,178,891
193

Nate Solder

Left Tackle
$28,978,242
194

Benjamin Watson

Tight End
$28,875,674
195

Derrick Morgan

Outside Linebacker
$28,803,345
196

Kendall Langford

Defensive End
$28,495,565
197

Jimmy Smith

Cornerback
$28,461,696
198

Emmanuel Sanders

Wide Receiver
$28,401,069
199

DeAndre Levy

Outside Linebacker
$28,278,607
200

Delanie Walker

Tight End
$28,206,278
201

Robert Griffin III

Quarterback
$28,103,473
202

Ted Ginn Jr.

Wide Receiver
$27,877,086
203

William Beatty

Left Tackle
$27,865,000
204

Tyvon Branch

Strong Safety
$27,608,325
205

Eddie Royal

Wide Receiver
$27,453,557
206

Lane Johnson

Right Tackle
$27,447,721
207

Charles Clay

Tight End
$27,438,000
208

Roman Harper

Strong Safety
$27,264,250
209

Orlando Scandrick

Cornerback
$27,221,764
210

Ryan Mathews

Running Back
$26,631,161
211

Brent Celek

Tight End
$26,517,350
212

Stephen Gostkowski

Kicker
$26,480,000
213

Anthony Fasano

Tight End
$26,476,657
214

Matt Bryant

Kicker
$26,256,401
215

Jared Cook

Tight End
$26,109,235
216

David DeCastro

Guard
$25,959,333
217

Jared Veldheer

Left Tackle
$25,953,813
218

Martellus Bennett

Tight End
$25,900,561
219

Shaun Hill

Quarterback
$25,779,225
220

Jurrell Casey

Defensive End
$25,682,211
221

Chris Chester

Guard
$25,555,286
222

Robbie Gould

Kicker
$25,289,292
223

Rodger Saffold

Guard
$25,143,925
224

Daryl Washington

Inside Linebacker
$24,985,294
225

Desmond Bryant

Defensive End
$24,892,000
226

Eric Decker

Wide Receiver
$24,796,843
227

Alan Branch

Defensive Tackle
$24,745,000
228

Rolando McClain

Inside Linebacker
$24,743,357
229

Lamarr Houston

Outside Linebacker
$24,728,685
230

Bryan Bulaga

Right Tackle
$24,723,138
231

John Sullivan

Center
$24,675,023
232

Dustin Colquitt

Punter
$24,660,000
233

Mark Barron

Outside Linebacker
$24,529,749
234

Brock Osweiler

Quarterback
$24,516,679
235

Dan Williams

Defensive Tackle
$24,495,908
236

Robert Ayers

Defensive End
$24,467,329
237

Connor Barwin

Outside Linebacker
$24,330,075
238

Rodney Hudson

Center
$24,314,448
239

Randall Cobb

Wide Receiver
$24,280,988
240

T.J. Lang

Guard
$24,272,183
241

Byron Maxwell

Cornerback
$24,170,855
242

Cordy Glenn

Left Tackle
$23,865,180
243

Junior Galette

Outside Linebacker
$23,833,000
244

Julius Thomas

Tight End
$23,758,585
245

Dennis Pitta

Tight End
$23,704,000
246

Sean Lee

Outside Linebacker
$23,630,000
247

Rob Ninkovich

Defensive End
$23,575,220
248

Chad Henne

Quarterback
$23,380,100
249

Matt Moore

Quarterback
$23,323,000
250

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$23,166,158
251

Dannell Ellerbe

Outside Linebacker
$23,125,619
252

Reshad Jones

Strong Safety
$23,106,182
253

Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle
$23,015,500
254

Breno Giacomini

Right Tackle
$22,927,887
255

Kam Chancellor

Strong Safety
$22,912,073
256

Drew Stanton

Quarterback
$22,846,469
257

Morgan Burnett

Strong Safety
$22,792,184
258

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$22,689,695
259

Aaron Williams

Strong Safety
$22,612,680
260

Tyson Alualu

Defensive Tackle
$22,606,500
261

T.J. Ward

Strong Safety
$22,592,646
262

Austin Howard

Right Tackle
$22,575,877
263

Alterraun Verner

Cornerback
$22,432,738
264

Sebastian Vollmer

Right Tackle
$22,432,500
265

Harrison Smith

Free Safety
$22,416,546
266

Kyle Rudolph

Tight End
$22,270,476
267

Richie Incognito

Guard
$22,182,160
268

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$21,977,400
269

Sam Koch

Punter
$21,738,490
270

Zach Strief

Right Tackle
$21,722,123
271

Jeremy Zuttah

Center
$21,669,000
272

Rey Maualuga

Inside Linebacker
$21,662,250
273

Mason Crosby

Kicker
$21,624,084
274

Glover Quin

Free Safety
$21,587,838
275

Chris Harris

Cornerback
$21,584,000
276

Bruce Irvin

Outside Linebacker
$21,383,311
277

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$21,346,457
278

Arthur Jones

Defensive Tackle
$21,313,558
279

Luke Joeckel

Guard
$21,201,598
280

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
$21,100,186
281

Andy Lee

Punter
$21,004,496
282

Corey Graham

Free Safety
$20,990,500
283

Golden Tate

Wide Receiver
$20,978,850
284

Orlando Franklin

Guard
$20,975,588
285

William Hayes

Defensive End
$20,944,956
286

Sean Weatherspoon

Inside Linebacker
$20,813,472
287

Prince Amukamara

Cornerback
$20,781,947
288

Aldon Smith

Outside Linebacker
$20,581,617
289

Mike Daniels

Defensive End
$20,483,746
290

King Dunlap

Left Tackle
$20,257,696
291

Marcus Gilbert

Right Tackle
$20,162,861
292

Mike Mitchell

Free Safety
$19,943,220
293

Darius Slay

Cornerback
$19,910,000
294

Zane Beadles

Guard
$19,865,000
295

Bobby Wagner

Inside Linebacker
$19,858,441
296

Kenny Britt

Wide Receiver
$19,613,078
297

Sen'Derrick Marks

Defensive Tackle
$19,590,000
298

Dion Jordan

Defensive End
$19,535,729
299

Torrey Smith

Wide Receiver
$19,510,142
300

Tyrone Crawford

Defensive Tackle
$19,490,252
301

Kyle Long

Guard
$19,402,900
302

Chase Daniel

Quarterback
$19,304,317
303

David Bakhtiari

Left Tackle
$19,158,114
304

Donald Butler

Inside Linebacker
$19,136,544
305

Danny Amendola

Wide Receiver
$19,092,329
306

Tyrann Mathieu

Free Safety
$19,061,740
307

Wesley Woodyard

Inside Linebacker
$19,039,895
308

Jared Goff

Quarterback
$18,968,308
309

Ricky Jean Francois

Defensive End
$18,872,837
310

Jadeveon Clowney

Outside Linebacker
$18,815,771
311

DeMarco Murray

Running Back
$18,765,703
312

Jameis Winston

Quarterback
$18,751,652
313

Michael Brockers

Defensive Tackle
$18,706,668
314

Jermaine Gresham

Tight End
$18,703,549
315

Morris Claiborne

Cornerback
$18,702,002
316

Greg Toler

Cornerback
$18,646,000
317

Ezekiel Ansah

Defensive End
$18,615,656
318

Evander Hood

Defensive End
$18,595,979
319

Patrick Chung

Strong Safety
$18,587,500
320

Jermey Parnell

Right Tackle
$18,563,088
321

Lavonte David

Outside Linebacker
$18,497,757
322

Erik Walden

Outside Linebacker
$18,372,529
323

Philip Wheeler

Outside Linebacker
$18,276,950
324

Pernell McPhee

Outside Linebacker
$18,171,526
325

Nate Allen

Free Safety
$18,137,713
326

Carson Wentz

Quarterback
$18,050,973
327

Greg Robinson

Left Tackle
$17,997,874
328

Marcus Mariota

Quarterback
$17,865,959
329

Harry Douglas

Wide Receiver
$17,852,902
330

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$17,826,929
331

Marcus Cannon

Left Tackle
$17,775,686
332

Kraig Urbik

Guard
$17,773,000
333

Mike Adams

Strong Safety
$17,758,010
334

Derek Wolfe

Defensive End
$17,735,175
335

Koa Misi

Outside Linebacker
$17,614,905
336

Alex Boone

Guard
$17,529,608
337

Dontari Poe

Defensive Tackle
$17,466,008
338

Keenan Allen

Wide Receiver
$17,464,590
339

James Carpenter

Guard
$17,435,720
340

Blake Bortles

Quarterback
$17,418,237
341

K.J. Wright

Outside Linebacker
$17,346,594
342

Michael Floyd

Wide Receiver
$17,323,056
343

Dante Fowler Jr.

Outside Linebacker
$17,281,559
344

Whitney Mercilus

Outside Linebacker
$17,118,463
345

Kelechi Osemele

Guard
$17,101,481
346

Luke McCown

Quarterback
$17,079,334
347

Allen Bailey

Defensive End
$17,070,944
348

Kyle Arrington

Cornerback
$17,012,517
349

Patrick Robinson

Cornerback
$16,882,459
350

Damon Harrison

Defensive Tackle
$16,851,993
351

Ezekiel Elliott

Running Back
$16,800,066
352

Sammy Watkins

Wide Receiver
$16,797,112
353

Tony McDaniel

Defensive Tackle
$16,743,244
354

Amari Cooper

Wide Receiver
$16,673,786
355

Frostee Rucker

Defensive Tackle
$16,648,768
356

Thomas Morstead

Punter
$16,614,097
357

Tavon Austin

Wide Receiver
$16,546,766
358

Darryl Tapp

Defensive End
$16,464,906
359

Jerraud Powers

Cornerback
$16,399,318
360

Barkevious Mingo

Outside Linebacker
$16,347,002
361

Shawn Lauvao

Guard
$16,334,933
362

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$16,284,448
363

Julian Edelman

Wide Receiver
$16,268,075
364

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$16,209,939
365

Doug Baldwin

Wide Receiver
$16,163,019
366

Dre Kirkpatrick

Cornerback
$16,129,996
367

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
$16,119,222
368

Roy Miller

Defensive Tackle
$16,100,000
369

Blaine Gabbert

Quarterback
$16,091,851
370

Buster Skrine

Cornerback
$16,090,413
371

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$15,972,499
372

Jason Kelce

Center
$15,958,745
373

Nick Foles

Quarterback
$15,908,202
374

Captain Munnerlyn

Cornerback
$15,903,090
375

Jordan Cameron

Tight End
$15,865,900
376

Alshon Jeffery

Wide Receiver
$15,851,459
377

Matt Prater

Kicker
$15,847,193
378

Jabaal Sheard

Defensive End
$15,840,250
379

Dwayne Allen

Tight End
$15,759,804
380

Khalil Mack

Defensive End
$15,744,090
381

Brandon Brooks

Guard
$15,719,234
382

Jalen Ramsey

Cornerback
$15,632,546
383

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
$15,614,200
384

Kendall Wright

Wide Receiver
$15,562,270
385

Brandon Scherff

Guard
$15,560,973
386

Marvin Jones

Wide Receiver
$15,524,257
387

Justin Durant

Inside Linebacker
$15,501,869
388

Mychal Kendricks

Inside Linebacker
$15,481,686
389

Dont'a Hightower

Inside Linebacker
$15,475,002
390

Vontaze Burfict

Outside Linebacker
$15,418,059
391

Da'Norris Searcy

Strong Safety
$15,349,983
392

Mark Ingram

Running Back
$15,338,421
393

Derek Newton

Right Tackle
$15,136,256
394

Davon House

Cornerback
$14,955,705
395

Joey Bosa

Defensive End
$14,914,642
396

Mike Jenkins

Cornerback
$14,882,267
397

Brandon Marshall

Inside Linebacker
$14,767,794
398

Chris Ivory

Running Back
$14,695,666
399

Jeff Allen

Guard
$14,643,822
400

Doug Martin

Running Back
$14,591,213