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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

Paul Kruger

Outside Linebacker
$8,200,000
10

Brian Cushing

Inside Linebacker
$7,891,250
11

Robert Mathis

Outside Linebacker
$7,750,000
12

Navorro Bowman

Inside Linebacker
$7,654,000
13

David Harris

Inside Linebacker
$7,500,000
14

Elvis Dumervil

Outside Linebacker
$7,375,000
15

Rey Maualuga

Inside Linebacker
$7,137,500
16

Ahmad Brooks

Outside Linebacker
$7,055,000
17

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$7,038,000
18

Connor Barwin

Outside Linebacker
$7,000,000
19

Trent Cole

Outside Linebacker
$6,750,000
20

Pernell McPhee

Outside Linebacker
$6,675,000
21

Curtis Lofton

Inside Linebacker
$6,600,000
22

Daryl Washington

Inside Linebacker
$6,500,000
23

Brandon Graham

Outside Linebacker
$6,000,000
24

Stephen Tulloch

Inside Linebacker
$5,800,000
25

D'Qwell Jackson

Inside Linebacker
$5,750,000
26

Chad Greenway

Outside Linebacker
$5,575,000
27

Karlos Dansby

Inside Linebacker
$5,500,000
28

Donald Butler

Inside Linebacker
$5,480,000
29

Sean Lee

Inside Linebacker
$5,450,000

Junior Galette

Outside Linebacker
$5,450,000
31

Derrick Johnson

Inside Linebacker
$5,250,000
32

Vontaze Burfict

Outside Linebacker
$5,175,000
33

Jadeveon Clowney

Outside Linebacker
$5,062,045
34

Rob Ninkovich

Outside Linebacker
$5,000,000
35

Tamba Hali

Outside Linebacker
$4,964,706
36

Aldon Smith

Outside Linebacker
$4,854,875
37

K.J. Wright

Outside Linebacker
$4,750,000
38

Dan Skuta

Outside Linebacker
$4,600,000
39

DeAndre Levy

Inside Linebacker
$4,500,000
40

Kamerion Wimbley

Outside Linebacker
$4,493,750
41

Brian Orakpo

Outside Linebacker
$4,468,750
42

Barkevious Mingo

Outside Linebacker
$4,458,273
43

Koa Misi

Inside Linebacker
$4,438,000
44

Philip Wheeler

Outside Linebacker
$4,400,000
45

Derrick Morgan

Outside Linebacker
$4,375,000
46

James Laurinaitis

Inside Linebacker
$4,275,000
47

Erik Walden

Outside Linebacker
$4,250,000

Bruce Carter

Outside Linebacker
$4,250,000
49

Khalil Mack

Outside Linebacker
$4,244,773
50

Jon Beason

Inside Linebacker
$4,116,666
51

Perry Riley

Inside Linebacker
$4,049,804
52

David Hawthorne

Outside Linebacker
$4,010,000
53

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$4,002,283
54

Jabaal Sheard

Outside Linebacker
$4,000,000
55

Terrell Suggs

Outside Linebacker
$3,950,000
56

Daryl Smith

Inside Linebacker
$3,875,000
57

Sean Weatherspoon

Outside Linebacker
$3,850,000
58

Wesley Woodyard

Inside Linebacker
$3,500,000
59

Jameel McClain

Inside Linebacker
$3,400,000
60

Brooks Reed

Outside Linebacker
$3,140,000
61

Manny Lawson

Outside Linebacker
$3,100,000
62

Malcolm Smith

Outside Linebacker
$3,000,000

DeMeco Ryans

Inside 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

Rolando McClain

Inside Linebacker
$2,812,500
68

Quinton Coples

Outside Linebacker
$2,800,889
69

Matt Shaughnessy

Outside Linebacker
$2,775,000
70

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$2,672,166
71

Shea McClellin

Outside Linebacker
$2,629,263
72

Vincent Rey

Outside Linebacker
$2,600,000
73

Dont'a Hightower

Inside Linebacker
$2,457,637
74

Whitney Mercilus

Outside Linebacker
$2,429,028
75

Nick Perry

Outside Linebacker
$2,386,125
76

Jarvis Jones

Outside Linebacker
$2,374,228
77

Craig Robertson

Inside Linebacker
$2,356,000

Emmanuel Lamur

Outside Linebacker
$2,356,000

Jerrell Freeman

Inside Linebacker
$2,356,000
80

Calvin Pace

Outside Linebacker
$2,250,000
81

Justin Durant

Outside Linebacker
$2,210,416
82

Ryan Shazier

Inside Linebacker
$2,160,730
83

Bjoern Werner

Outside Linebacker
$2,153,562
84

J.T. Thomas

Outside 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

Inside Linebacker
$1,875,000
91

Akeem Dent

Inside Linebacker
$1,859,375
92

Marcus Smith

Outside Linebacker
$1,772,520
93

Josh Mauga

Inside Linebacker
$1,750,000
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

Jonathan Casillas

Outside Linebacker
$1,666,666
98

Nigel Bradham

Outside Linebacker
$1,658,065
99

Jasper Brinkley

Inside Linebacker
$1,625,000
100

Miles Burris

Inside Linebacker
$1,617,146