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

2016 Linebacker Cap Hit Rankings

Player cap hit
1

Lawrence Timmons

Inside Linebacker
$15,131,250
2

Clay Matthews

Inside Linebacker
$13,750,000
3

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$13,100,000
4

Bruce Irvin

Outside Linebacker
$12,500,000
5

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$11,500,000
6

Julius Peppers

Outside Linebacker
$10,500,000
7

Navorro Bowman

Inside Linebacker
$10,234,000
8

Lavonte David

Outside Linebacker
$10,000,000
9

Brian Cushing

Inside Linebacker
$9,047,500
10

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$8,450,000
11

Brian Orakpo

Outside Linebacker
$8,250,000
12

DeMarcus Ware

Outside Linebacker
$8,010,418
13

Ahmad Brooks

Outside Linebacker
$8,005,000
14

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$7,799,000
15

Dont'a Hightower

Inside Linebacker
$7,751,000

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$7,751,000
17

Pernell McPhee

Outside Linebacker
$7,675,000
18

DeAndre Levy

Outside Linebacker
$7,650,000
19

Jerry Hughes

Outside Linebacker
$7,575,000
20

Thomas Davis

Outside Linebacker
$7,500,000

David Harris

Inside Linebacker
$7,500,000
22

Terrell Suggs

Outside Linebacker
$7,450,000
23

Elvis Dumervil

Outside Linebacker
$7,375,000
24

Connor Barwin

Outside Linebacker
$7,350,000
25

Lamarr Houston

Outside Linebacker
$6,990,000
26

Danny Trevathan

Inside Linebacker
$6,350,000
27

Derrick Morgan

Outside Linebacker
$6,312,500
28

K.J. Wright

Outside Linebacker
$6,250,000
29

Sean Lee

Outside Linebacker
$6,200,000
30

Jadeveon Clowney

Outside Linebacker
$6,074,454
31

Bobby Wagner

Inside Linebacker
$6,068,750
32

Mark Barron

Outside Linebacker
$6,000,000

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$6,000,000
34

Whitney Mercilus

Outside Linebacker
$5,800,000
35

D'Qwell Jackson

Inside Linebacker
$5,750,000
36

Dante Fowler Jr.

Outside Linebacker
$5,338,694
37

Paul Posluszny

Inside Linebacker
$5,104,166
38

Trent Cole

Outside Linebacker
$5,093,750
39

Brandon Graham

Outside Linebacker
$5,000,000

Robert Mathis

Outside Linebacker
$5,000,000
41

Nick Perry

Outside Linebacker
$4,875,000
42

Willie Young

Outside Linebacker
$4,716,668
43

Mychal Kendricks

Inside Linebacker
$4,600,000
44

Brandon Marshall

Inside Linebacker
$4,553,000
45

Vincent Rey

Inside Linebacker
$4,500,000
46

Wesley Woodyard

Inside Linebacker
$4,250,000

Erik Walden

Outside Linebacker
$4,250,000
48

Rey Maualuga

Inside Linebacker
$4,084,375
49

Aldon Smith

Outside Linebacker
$4,000,000
50

Tamba Hali

Outside Linebacker
$3,802,083
51

Jerrell Freeman

Inside Linebacker
$3,764,706
52

Dan Skuta

Outside Linebacker
$3,600,000
53

Derrick Johnson

Inside Linebacker
$3,500,000
54

Anthony Barr

Outside Linebacker
$3,475,500
55

Brooks Reed

Outside Linebacker
$3,440,000
56

Jonathan Casillas

Outside Linebacker
$3,416,666
57

Vontaze Burfict

Outside Linebacker
$3,322,059
58

Tahir Whitehead

Outside Linebacker
$3,250,000
59

Demario Davis

Inside Linebacker
$3,200,000

Dannell Ellerbe

Outside Linebacker
$3,200,000
61

Arthur Moats

Outside Linebacker
$3,133,333
62

Koa Misi

Outside Linebacker
$3,120,500
63

Malcolm Smith

Inside Linebacker
$3,000,000

Daryl Smith

Inside Linebacker
$3,000,000
65

Leonard Floyd

Outside Linebacker
$2,869,611
66

Jarvis Jones

Outside Linebacker
$2,769,933
67

Emmanuel Lamur

Outside Linebacker
$2,750,000

Nigel Bradham

Outside Linebacker
$2,750,000

Chad Greenway

Outside Linebacker
$2,750,000
70

Josh Mauga

Inside Linebacker
$2,700,000
71

Rolando McClain

Inside Linebacker
$2,639,705
72

Akeem Dent

Inside Linebacker
$2,625,000
73

J.T. Thomas

Outside Linebacker
$2,600,000

Akeem Ayers

Outside Linebacker
$2,600,000
75

Ryan Shazier

Inside Linebacker
$2,592,876
76

Paul Worrilow

Inside Linebacker
$2,553,000
77

Keenan Robinson

Inside Linebacker
$2,534,375
78

Stephen Tulloch

Inside Linebacker
$2,500,000
79

Sean Spence

Inside Linebacker
$2,468,750
80

Datone Jones

Outside Linebacker
$2,455,280
81

C.J. Mosley

Inside Linebacker
$2,396,728
82

Alec Ogletree

Outside Linebacker
$2,236,829
83

Shea McClellin

Inside Linebacker
$2,233,333
84

Dee Ford

Outside Linebacker
$2,225,100
85

Marcus Smith

Outside Linebacker
$2,127,024
86

Deone Bucannon

Inside Linebacker
$2,102,510
87

Daryl Washington

Inside Linebacker
$2,100,000
88

Bud Dupree

Outside Linebacker
$2,095,973
89

Shane Ray

Outside Linebacker
$2,072,476
90

Shaq Thompson

Outside Linebacker
$2,001,983
91

Karlos Dansby

Inside Linebacker
$2,000,000
92

Jonathan Freeny

Inside Linebacker
$1,917,073
93

Andrew Gachkar

Outside Linebacker
$1,900,000
94

Darron Lee

Inside Linebacker
$1,858,481
95

Benson Mayowa

Outside Linebacker
$1,800,000
96

Alex Okafor

Outside Linebacker
$1,789,607
97

Jelani Jenkins

Outside Linebacker
$1,789,172
98

Stephone Anthony

Inside Linebacker
$1,757,208
99

Gerald Hodges

Inside Linebacker
$1,671,000

Michael Wilhoite

Inside Linebacker
$1,671,000