NFL Salary Rankings NFL Salary Rankings

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

2016 Quarterback Cap Hit Rankings

Player 2016 cap-hit
1

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$30,000,000
2

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$28,550,000
3

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$24,200,000
4

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$23,950,000
5

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$23,750,000
6

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$22,500,000
7

Peyton Manning

Quarterback
$21,500,000
8

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$21,000,000
9

Tony Romo

Quarterback
$20,835,000
10

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$19,500,000
11

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$19,250,000
12

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$18,542,000
13

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$17,800,000
14

Carson Palmer

Quarterback
$17,075,000
15

Jay Cutler

Quarterback
$17,000,000
16

Robert Griffin III

Quarterback
$16,155,000

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$16,155,000
18

Colin Kaepernick

Quarterback
$16,015,753
19

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$15,000,000
20

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$13,100,000
21

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$11,640,000
22

Nick Foles

Quarterback
$8,750,000
23

Jameis Winston

Quarterback
$5,761,654
24

Blake Bortles

Quarterback
$5,633,130
25

Marcus Mariota

Quarterback
$5,503,176
26

Mark Sanchez

Quarterback
$5,500,000
27

Josh McCown

Quarterback
$5,041,666
28

Brian Hoyer

Quarterback
$4,859,375
29

Shaun Hill

Quarterback
$3,250,000
30

Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback
$3,133,333
31

E.J. Manuel

Quarterback
$2,827,141
32

Blaine Gabbert

Quarterback
$2,250,000
33

Johnny Manziel

Quarterback
$2,249,617
34

Derek Anderson

Quarterback
$1,950,000
35

Teddy Bridgewater

Quarterback
$1,868,046
36

Austin Davis

Quarterback
$1,766,666
37

Geno Smith

Quarterback
$1,597,146
38

Ryan Mallett

Quarterback
$1,500,000
39

Derek Carr

Quarterback
$1,465,037
40

Mike Glennon

Quarterback
$987,656
41

Jimmy Garoppolo

Quarterback
$950,154
42

Ryan Nassib

Quarterback
$788,400
43

Landry Jones

Quarterback
$784,805
44

Garrett Grayson

Quarterback
$772,864
45

Josh Freeman

Quarterback
$760,000

Kellen Moore

Quarterback
$760,000
47

Sean Mannion

Quarterback
$738,734
48

Matt Barkley

Quarterback
$705,000
49

Sean Renfree

Quarterback
$686,474
50

Tom Savage

Quarterback
$675,146
51

Dominique Davis

Quarterback
$675,000
52

Bryce Petty

Quarterback
$663,424
53

Logan Thomas

Quarterback
$662,500
54

Aaron Murray

Quarterback
$654,106
55

A.J. McCarron

Quarterback
$645,413
56

Zach Mettenberger

Quarterback
$631,279
57

Tyler Bray

Quarterback
$620,000
58

David Fales

Quarterback
$600,000

Ryan Griffin

Quarterback
$600,000

Matt Simms

Quarterback
$600,000

Zac Dysert

Quarterback
$600,000
62

Brett Hundley

Quarterback
$580,908
63

Trevor Siemian

Quarterback
$538,195
64

Taylor Heinike

Quarterback
$528,333
65

Alex Tanney

Quarterback
$525,000

Dylan Thompson

Quarterback
$525,000

Kain Colter

Quarterback
$525,000

Stephen Morris

Quarterback
$525,000

Keith Wenning

Quarterback
$525,000

Brad Sorensen

Quarterback
$525,000
71

Garrett Gilbert

Quarterback
$450,000

Jerrod Johnson

Quarterback
$450,000

Dustin Vaughan

Quarterback
$450,000

G.J. Kinne

Quarterback
$450,000

Tyler Murphy

Quarterback
$450,000

Connor Shaw

Quarterback
$450,000

Jameill Showers

Quarterback
$450,000

Matt Blanchard

Quarterback
$450,000

Phillip Sims

Quarterback
$450,000

Ryan Williams

Quarterback
$450,000