NFL Salary Rankings NFL Salary Rankings

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

2016 Cap Hit Rankings

Player cap hit
1

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$24,200,000
2

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$23,950,000
3

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$23,750,000
4

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$22,550,000
5

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$22,500,000
6

Tony Romo

Quarterback
$20,835,000
7

Carson Palmer

Quarterback
$20,125,000
8

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$19,953,000
9

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$19,500,000
10

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$19,250,000
11

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$18,542,000
12

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$18,400,000
13

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$17,800,000
14

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$17,250,000
15

Darrelle Revis

Cornerback
$17,000,000

Jay Cutler

Quarterback
$17,000,000
17

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$16,500,000
18

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$15,900,000
19

Colin Kaepernick

Quarterback
$15,890,753
20

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver
$15,850,000
21

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$15,250,000
22

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$15,200,000
23

Lawrence Timmons

Inside Linebacker
$15,131,250
24

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$14,769,000
25

Alshon Jeffery

Wide Receiver
$14,599,000
26

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$14,500,000
27

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$13,952,000
28

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$13,764,705
29

Clay Matthews

Inside Linebacker
$13,750,000
30

Joe Haden

Cornerback
$13,400,000
31

Kelechi Osemele

Guard
$13,200,000
32

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$13,100,000

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$13,100,000
34

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$13,072,377
35

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$13,000,000

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$13,000,000

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$13,000,000

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$13,000,000
39

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$12,691,176
40

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$12,600,000
41

Bruce Irvin

Outside Linebacker
$12,500,000
42

Jeremy Maclin

Wide Receiver
$12,400,000
43

Vincent Jackson

Wide Receiver
$12,209,777
44

Brock Osweiler

Quarterback
$12,000,000

Sam Shields

Cornerback
$12,000,000

Adrian Peterson

Running Back
$12,000,000
47

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$11,883,333
48

Ryan Kalil

Center
$11,829,000
49

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$11,640,000
50

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$11,500,000
51

Robert Quinn

Defensive End
$11,157,374
52

Matt Kalil

Left Tackle
$11,096,000
53

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$11,082,000
54

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$11,000,000

Michael Crabtree

Wide Receiver
$11,000,000

Sean Smith

Cornerback
$11,000,000
57

Jairus Byrd

Free Safety
$10,900,000
58

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$10,806,000
59

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$10,668,750
60

Maurkice Pouncey

Center
$10,551,000
61

Julius Peppers

Outside Linebacker
$10,500,000
62

Cameron Heyward

Defensive End
$10,400,000
63

Nate Solder

Left Tackle
$10,322,666
64

Navorro Bowman

Inside Linebacker
$10,234,000
65

Brandon Carr

Cornerback
$10,217,000
66

Pierre Garcon

Wide Receiver
$10,200,000
67

Branden Albert

Left Tackle
$10,150,000
68

Mike Pouncey

Center
$10,025,000
69

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$10,000,000

Corey Liuget

Defensive Tackle
$10,000,000

Lavonte David

Outside Linebacker
$10,000,000

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$10,000,000
73

Aqib Talib

Cornerback
$9,968,750
74

Earl Thomas

Free Safety
$9,900,000
75

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$9,800,000
76

Brandon Flowers

Cornerback
$9,750,000
77

Jason Peters

Left Tackle
$9,737,500
78

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$9,600,000
79

Jonathan Stewart

Running Back
$9,550,000
80

J.R. Sweezy

Guard
$9,500,000

Joe Thomas

Left Tackle
$9,500,000

Brandon Marshall

Wide Receiver
$9,500,000

Duane Brown

Left Tackle
$9,500,000

Lardarius Webb

Cornerback
$9,500,000
85

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$9,400,000
86

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$9,250,000
87

Randall Cobb

Wide Receiver
$9,150,000
88

Brian Cushing

Inside Linebacker
$9,047,500
89

Allen Hurns

Wide Receiver
$9,001,668
90

Jimmy Graham

Tight End
$9,000,000

Chris Harris

Cornerback
$9,000,000
92

Dwayne Allen

Tight End
$8,906,250
93

Jason McCourty

Cornerback
$8,800,000
94

Nick Mangold

Center
$8,600,000
95

Cameron Wake

Defensive End
$8,525,000
96

Byron Maxwell

Cornerback
$8,500,000
97

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$8,450,000
98

Kareem Jackson

Cornerback
$8,437,500
99

Vontae Davis

Cornerback
$8,375,000
100

Joe Staley

Left Tackle
$8,300,000