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Listing the top salaries, cap hits, cash, earnings, contracts, and bonuses, for all active NFL players.

2015 Linebacker Cap Hit Rankings

Player 2015 cap-hit
1

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$12,700,000
2

Lawrence Timmons

Inside Linebacker
$12,566,250
3

Jared Allen

Outside Linebacker
$12,500,000
4

Julius Peppers

Outside Linebacker
$12,000,000
5

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$9,754,000
6

DeMarcus Ware

Outside Linebacker
$8,666,666
7

Paul Kruger

Outside Linebacker
$8,200,000
8

Brian Cushing

Inside Linebacker
$7,891,250
9

Navorro Bowman

Inside Linebacker
$7,654,000
10

David Harris

Inside Linebacker
$7,500,000
11

Robert Mathis

Outside Linebacker
$7,470,586
12

Elvis Dumervil

Outside Linebacker
$7,375,000
13

Rey Maualuga

Inside Linebacker
$7,137,500
14

Ahmad Brooks

Outside Linebacker
$7,055,000
15

Connor Barwin

Outside Linebacker
$7,000,000
16

Trent Cole

Outside Linebacker
$6,953,125
17

Paul Posluszny

Inside Linebacker
$6,885,416
18

Pernell McPhee

Outside Linebacker
$6,675,000
19

Curtis Lofton

Inside Linebacker
$6,500,000

Daryl Washington

Inside Linebacker
$6,500,000
21

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$6,238,000
22

Lavonte David

Outside Linebacker
$6,104,642
23

Jerod Mayo

Inside Linebacker
$6,100,000
24

Brandon Graham

Outside Linebacker
$6,000,000
25

Thomas Davis

Outside Linebacker
$5,900,000
26

Stephen Tulloch

Inside Linebacker
$5,800,000
27

D'Qwell Jackson

Inside Linebacker
$5,750,000
28

Chad Greenway

Outside Linebacker
$5,575,000
29

Karlos Dansby

Inside Linebacker
$5,500,000
30

Donald Butler

Inside Linebacker
$5,480,000
31

Sean Lee

Outside Linebacker
$5,450,000
32

Derrick Johnson

Inside Linebacker
$5,250,000
33

Vontaze Burfict

Outside Linebacker
$5,175,000
34

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$5,100,000
35

Jadeveon Clowney

Outside Linebacker
$5,062,045
36

Tamba Hali

Outside Linebacker
$4,964,706
37

K.J. Wright

Outside Linebacker
$4,750,000
38

Dan Skuta

Outside Linebacker
$4,600,000
39

Brian Orakpo

Outside Linebacker
$4,468,750
40

Barkevious Mingo

Outside Linebacker
$4,458,273
41

Koa Misi

Inside Linebacker
$4,438,000
42

DeAndre Levy

Outside Linebacker
$4,406,240
43

James Laurinaitis

Inside Linebacker
$4,275,000
44

Bruce Carter

Outside Linebacker
$4,250,000

Erik Walden

Outside Linebacker
$4,250,000
46

Jon Beason

Inside Linebacker
$4,154,166
47

Dante Fowler Jr.

Outside Linebacker
$4,153,955
48

Perry Riley

Inside Linebacker
$4,049,804
49

David Hawthorne

Inside Linebacker
$4,010,000
50

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$4,002,283
51

Jabaal Sheard

Outside Linebacker
$4,000,000

Malcolm Smith

Outside Linebacker
$4,000,000

Derrick Morgan

Outside Linebacker
$4,000,000
54

Terrell Suggs

Outside Linebacker
$3,950,000
55

Daryl Smith

Inside Linebacker
$3,875,000
56

Sean Weatherspoon

Inside Linebacker
$3,850,000
57

Wesley Woodyard

Inside Linebacker
$3,500,000
58

Jameel McClain

Inside Linebacker
$3,400,000
59

Brooks Reed

Outside Linebacker
$3,140,000
60

Vincent Rey

Outside Linebacker
$3,100,000
61

Mychal Kendricks

Inside Linebacker
$3,014,141
62

DeMeco Ryans

Inside Linebacker
$3,000,000
63

Whitney Mercilus

Outside Linebacker
$2,979,030
64

Bobby Wagner

Inside Linebacker
$2,970,663
65

Akeem Ayers

Outside Linebacker
$2,921,875
66

Anthony Barr

Outside Linebacker
$2,896,250
67

Bruce Irvin

Outside Linebacker
$2,895,542
68

Rolando McClain

Inside Linebacker
$2,812,500
69

Quinton Coples

Outside Linebacker
$2,800,889
70

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$2,672,166
71

Vic Beasley

Outside Linebacker
$2,635,496
72

Shea McClellin

Outside Linebacker
$2,629,263
73

Dont'a Hightower

Outside Linebacker
$2,457,637
74

Nick Perry

Outside Linebacker
$2,386,125
75

Jarvis Jones

Outside Linebacker
$2,374,228
76

Emmanuel Lamur

Outside Linebacker
$2,356,000

Jerrell Freeman

Inside Linebacker
$2,356,000

Craig Robertson

Inside Linebacker
$2,356,000
79

Calvin Pace

Outside Linebacker
$2,250,000
80

Justin Durant

Outside Linebacker
$2,210,416
81

Ryan Shazier

Inside Linebacker
$2,160,730
82

Bjoern Werner

Outside Linebacker
$2,153,562
83

J.T. Thomas

Outside Linebacker
$2,000,000

Kelvin Sheppard

Inside Linebacker
$2,000,000

Lorenzo Alexander

Outside Linebacker
$2,000,000
86

C.J. Mosley

Inside Linebacker
$1,997,273
87

Kroy Biermann

Outside Linebacker
$1,925,000
88

Alec Ogletree

Outside Linebacker
$1,917,282
89

Dannell Ellerbe

Outside Linebacker
$1,900,000
90

A.J. Hawk

Outside Linebacker
$1,850,000
91

Marcus Smith

Outside Linebacker
$1,772,520
92

Josh Mauga

Inside Linebacker
$1,750,000
93

Akeem Dent

Inside Linebacker
$1,709,375
94

O'Brien Schofield

Outside Linebacker
$1,700,000
95

Demario Davis

Inside Linebacker
$1,686,490
96

Courtney Upshaw

Outside Linebacker
$1,685,313
97

Bud Dupree

Outside Linebacker
$1,676,778
98

Jonathan Casillas

Outside Linebacker
$1,666,666
99

Nigel Bradham

Outside Linebacker
$1,656,356
100

Jasper Brinkley

Inside Linebacker
$1,625,000