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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

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$13,195,000
2

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$12,700,000
3

Lawrence Timmons

Inside Linebacker
$12,566,250
4

Julius Peppers

Outside Linebacker
$12,000,000
5

Jerod Mayo

Inside Linebacker
$10,287,500
6

Thomas Davis

Outside Linebacker
$9,900,000
7

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$9,754,000
8

Paul Posluszny

Inside Linebacker
$9,500,000
9

Chad Greenway

Outside Linebacker
$8,800,000
10

Paul Kruger

Outside Linebacker
$8,200,000
11

Brian Cushing

Inside Linebacker
$7,891,250
12

Robert Mathis

Outside Linebacker
$7,750,000
13

Navorro Bowman

Inside Linebacker
$7,654,000
14

David Harris

Inside Linebacker
$7,500,000
15

Elvis Dumervil

Outside Linebacker
$7,375,000
16

Rey Maualuga

Inside Linebacker
$7,137,500
17

Ahmad Brooks

Outside Linebacker
$7,055,000
18

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$7,038,000
19

Connor Barwin

Outside Linebacker
$7,000,000
20

DeMeco Ryans

Inside Linebacker
$6,900,000
21

Trent Cole

Outside Linebacker
$6,750,000
22

Pernell McPhee

Outside Linebacker
$6,675,000
23

Curtis Lofton

Inside Linebacker
$6,600,000
24

Daryl Washington

Inside Linebacker
$6,500,000
25

Brandon Graham

Outside Linebacker
$6,000,000
26

Stephen Tulloch

Inside Linebacker
$5,800,000
27

D'Qwell Jackson

Inside Linebacker
$5,750,000
28

Karlos Dansby

Inside Linebacker
$5,500,000
29

Donald Butler

Inside Linebacker
$5,480,000
30

Sean Lee

Inside Linebacker
$5,450,000

Junior Galette

Outside Linebacker
$5,450,000
32

Derrick Johnson

Inside Linebacker
$5,250,000
33

Vontaze Burfict

Outside Linebacker
$5,175,000
34

Jadeveon Clowney

Outside Linebacker
$5,062,045
35

Rob Ninkovich

Outside Linebacker
$5,000,000
36

Tamba Hali

Outside Linebacker
$4,964,706
37

Aldon Smith

Outside Linebacker
$4,854,875
38

K.J. Wright

Outside Linebacker
$4,750,000
39

Dan Skuta

Outside Linebacker
$4,600,000
40

DeAndre Levy

Inside Linebacker
$4,500,000
41

Kamerion Wimbley

Outside Linebacker
$4,493,750
42

Brian Orakpo

Outside Linebacker
$4,468,750
43

Barkevious Mingo

Outside Linebacker
$4,458,273
44

Koa Misi

Inside Linebacker
$4,438,000
45

Philip Wheeler

Outside Linebacker
$4,400,000
46

Derrick Morgan

Outside Linebacker
$4,375,000
47

James Laurinaitis

Inside Linebacker
$4,275,000
48

Bruce Carter

Outside Linebacker
$4,250,000

Erik Walden

Outside Linebacker
$4,250,000
50

Khalil Mack

Outside Linebacker
$4,244,773
51

Jon Beason

Inside Linebacker
$4,116,666
52

Perry Riley

Inside Linebacker
$4,049,804
53

David Hawthorne

Outside Linebacker
$4,010,000
54

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$4,002,283
55

Jabaal Sheard

Outside Linebacker
$4,000,000
56

Terrell Suggs

Outside Linebacker
$3,950,000
57

Daryl Smith

Inside Linebacker
$3,875,000
58

Sean Weatherspoon

Outside Linebacker
$3,850,000
59

Wesley Woodyard

Inside Linebacker
$3,500,000
60

Jameel McClain

Inside Linebacker
$3,400,000
61

Brooks Reed

Outside Linebacker
$3,140,000
62

Manny Lawson

Outside Linebacker
$3,100,000
63

Malcolm Smith

Outside Linebacker
$3,000,000
64

Akeem Ayers

Outside Linebacker
$2,921,875
65

Anthony Barr

Outside Linebacker
$2,896,250
66

Bruce Irvin

Outside Linebacker
$2,895,542
67

Quinton Coples

Outside Linebacker
$2,800,889
68

Matt Shaughnessy

Outside Linebacker
$2,775,000
69

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$2,672,166
70

Shea McClellin

Outside Linebacker
$2,629,263
71

Vincent Rey

Outside Linebacker
$2,600,000
72

Dont'a Hightower

Inside Linebacker
$2,457,637
73

Whitney Mercilus

Outside Linebacker
$2,429,028
74

Nick Perry

Outside Linebacker
$2,386,125
75

Jarvis Jones

Outside Linebacker
$2,374,228
76

Craig Robertson

Inside Linebacker
$2,356,000

Emmanuel Lamur

Outside Linebacker
$2,356,000

Jerrell Freeman

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

Lorenzo Alexander

Outside Linebacker
$2,000,000

J.T. Thomas

Outside Linebacker
$2,000,000
85

C.J. Mosley

Inside Linebacker
$1,997,273
86

Kroy Biermann

Outside Linebacker
$1,925,000
87

Alec Ogletree

Outside Linebacker
$1,917,282
88

A.J. Hawk

Inside Linebacker
$1,875,000
89

Akeem Dent

Inside Linebacker
$1,859,375
90

Marcus Smith

Outside Linebacker
$1,772,520
91

Josh Mauga

Inside Linebacker
$1,750,000
92

O'Brien Schofield

Outside Linebacker
$1,700,000
93

Demario Davis

Inside Linebacker
$1,686,490
94

Courtney Upshaw

Outside Linebacker
$1,685,313
95

Jonathan Casillas

Outside Linebacker
$1,666,666
96

Nigel Bradham

Outside Linebacker
$1,658,065
97

Jasper Brinkley

Inside Linebacker
$1,625,000
98

Miles Burris

Inside Linebacker
$1,617,146
99

Andrew Gachkar

Inside Linebacker
$1,600,000
100

Danny Trevathan

Outside Linebacker
$1,568,018