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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

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$19,100,000
2

Lawrence Timmons

Inside Linebacker
$15,131,250
3

Clay Matthews

Inside Linebacker
$13,750,000
4

Bruce Irvin

Outside Linebacker
$12,500,000
5

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$11,400,000
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

Outside Linebacker
$7,751,000

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$7,751,000
17

Paul Kruger

Outside Linebacker
$7,700,000
18

Pernell McPhee

Outside Linebacker
$7,675,000
19

DeAndre Levy

Outside Linebacker
$7,650,000
20

Jerry Hughes

Outside Linebacker
$7,575,000
21

David Harris

Inside Linebacker
$7,500,000

Thomas Davis

Outside Linebacker
$7,500,000
23

Terrell Suggs

Outside Linebacker
$7,450,000
24

Elvis Dumervil

Outside Linebacker
$7,375,000
25

Connor Barwin

Outside Linebacker
$7,350,000
26

Lamarr Houston

Outside Linebacker
$6,990,000
27

Danny Trevathan

Inside Linebacker
$6,350,000
28

Derrick Morgan

Outside Linebacker
$6,312,500
29

K.J. Wright

Outside Linebacker
$6,250,000
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

Sean Lee

Outside Linebacker
$5,950,000
35

Whitney Mercilus

Outside Linebacker
$5,800,000
36

D'Qwell Jackson

Inside Linebacker
$5,750,000
37

Dante Fowler Jr.

Outside Linebacker
$5,338,694
38

Barkevious Mingo

Outside Linebacker
$5,201,319
39

Paul Posluszny

Inside Linebacker
$5,104,166
40

Trent Cole

Outside Linebacker
$5,093,750
41

Perry Riley

Inside Linebacker
$5,049,804
42

Robert Mathis

Outside Linebacker
$5,000,000

Brandon Graham

Outside Linebacker
$5,000,000
44

Nick Perry

Outside Linebacker
$4,875,000
45

Willie Young

Outside Linebacker
$4,716,668
46

Mychal Kendricks

Inside Linebacker
$4,600,000
47

Brandon Marshall

Inside Linebacker
$4,553,000
48

Vincent Rey

Inside Linebacker
$4,500,000
49

Wesley Woodyard

Inside Linebacker
$4,250,000

Erik Walden

Outside Linebacker
$4,250,000
51

Rey Maualuga

Inside Linebacker
$4,084,375
52

Jerrell Freeman

Inside Linebacker
$4,000,000

Aldon Smith

Outside Linebacker
$4,000,000

J.T. Thomas

Outside Linebacker
$4,000,000
55

Vontaze Burfict

Outside Linebacker
$3,825,000
56

Tamba Hali

Outside Linebacker
$3,802,083
57

Dan Skuta

Outside Linebacker
$3,600,000
58

Derrick Johnson

Inside Linebacker
$3,500,000
59

Anthony Barr

Outside Linebacker
$3,475,500
60

Brooks Reed

Outside Linebacker
$3,440,000
61

Jonathan Casillas

Outside Linebacker
$3,416,666
62

Manny Lawson

Outside Linebacker
$3,400,000
63

Rolando McClain

Inside Linebacker
$3,375,000
64

Akeem Ayers

Outside Linebacker
$3,300,000
65

Tahir Whitehead

Outside Linebacker
$3,250,000
66

Demario Davis

Inside Linebacker
$3,200,000

Dannell Ellerbe

Outside Linebacker
$3,200,000
68

Arthur Moats

Outside Linebacker
$3,133,333
69

Koa Misi

Outside Linebacker
$3,120,500
70

Malcolm Smith

Inside Linebacker
$3,000,000

Daryl Smith

Inside Linebacker
$3,000,000

Quinton Coples

Outside Linebacker
$3,000,000
73

Leonard Floyd

Outside Linebacker
$2,869,611
74

Jarvis Jones

Outside Linebacker
$2,769,933
75

Emmanuel Lamur

Outside Linebacker
$2,750,000

Chad Greenway

Outside Linebacker
$2,750,000

Nigel Bradham

Outside Linebacker
$2,750,000
78

Josh Mauga

Inside Linebacker
$2,700,000
79

Akeem Dent

Inside Linebacker
$2,625,000
80

Ryan Shazier

Inside Linebacker
$2,592,876
81

Paul Worrilow

Inside Linebacker
$2,553,000
82

Keenan Robinson

Inside Linebacker
$2,534,375
83

Nate Irving

Inside Linebacker
$2,500,000
84

Sean Spence

Inside Linebacker
$2,468,750
85

Datone Jones

Outside Linebacker
$2,455,280
86

C.J. Mosley

Inside Linebacker
$2,396,728
87

Alec Ogletree

Outside Linebacker
$2,236,829
88

Shea McClellin

Inside Linebacker
$2,233,333
89

Dee Ford

Outside Linebacker
$2,225,100
90

Marcus Smith

Outside Linebacker
$2,127,024
91

Deone Bucannon

Inside Linebacker
$2,102,510
92

Daryl Washington

Inside Linebacker
$2,100,000
93

Bud Dupree

Outside Linebacker
$2,095,973
94

Shane Ray

Outside Linebacker
$2,072,476
95

Shaq Thompson

Outside Linebacker
$2,001,983
96

Karlos Dansby

Inside Linebacker
$2,000,000
97

Andrew Gachkar

Outside Linebacker
$1,900,000
98

Darron Lee

Inside Linebacker
$1,858,481
99

Jasper Brinkley

Inside Linebacker
$1,800,000

Benson Mayowa

Outside Linebacker
$1,800,000