Carolina Panthers

Carolina Panthers 2023 Salary Cap

Panthers 2023 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Carolina Panthers 2023 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

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Active Players (52) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Moore D.J. Moore WR $25,040,000 $19,965,000 $4,875,000 0- 0- $200,000 0- 0- ($35,700,000) $25,040,000 10.63
Moton Taylor Moton RT $24,541,250 $11,000,000 $3,000,000 $6,600,000 0- $200,000 $3,741,250 0- ($31,223,750) $24,541,250 10.42
Thompson Shaq Thompson OLB $24,463,333 $12,360,000 $3,200,000 $500,000 0- $300,000 $8,103,333 0- ($11,303,333) $24,463,333 10.39
Burns Brian Burns DE $16,012,000 $16,012,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($16,012,000) $16,012,000 6.80
Jackson Donte Jackson CB $13,589,167 $4,722,500 $3,666,667 $5,000,000 0- $200,000 0- 0- ($12,055,834) $13,589,167 5.77
Corbett Austin Corbett G $10,953,000 $7,800,000 $1,953,000 $1,000,000 0- $200,000 0- 0- ($16,612,000) $10,953,000 4.65
Brown Derrick Brown DT $7,515,902 $2,331,101 $3,684,801 $1,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($7,515,902) $7,515,902 3.19
Elflein Pat Elflein C $7,067,202 $3,000,000 $370,000 $1,264,702 0- 0- $2,432,500 0- ($2,802,500) $7,067,202 3.00
Thomas Ian Thomas TE $6,714,018 $3,165,000 $1,666,666 $1,782,352 0- $100,000 0- 0- ($5,298,334) $6,714,018 2.85
Ekwonu Ikem Ekwonu LT $6,265,466 $870,000 $4,307,373 $1,088,093 0- 0- 0- 0- ($22,555,678) $6,265,466 2.66
Woods Xavier Woods S $6,031,666 $3,265,000 $1,666,666 $1,000,000 0- $100,000 0- 0- ($3,333,334) $6,031,666 2.56
Horn Jaycee Horn CB $5,757,858 $940,000 $3,178,572 $1,639,286 0- 0- 0- 0- ($12,475,359) $5,757,858 2.44
Luvu Frankie Luvu OLB $5,470,575 $2,600,000 $1,500,000 $1,220,575 0- $150,000 0- 0- 0- $5,470,575 2.32
Wilson Damien Wilson ILB $4,655,592 $2,060,000 $1,075,000 $1,470,592 0- $50,000 0- 0- ($1,075,000) $4,655,592 1.98
Ioannidis Matthew Ioannidis DE $3,812,000 0- $953,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,812,000) $3,812,000 1.62
Haynes Marquis Haynes DE $3,545,000 $1,445,000 $500,000 $1,400,000 0- $200,000 0- 0- ($500,000) $3,545,000 1.50
Hekker Johnny Hekker P $3,416,666 $1,750,000 $666,666 $1,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,083,334) $3,416,666 1.45
Henderson C.J. Henderson CB $3,407,639 $3,407,639 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,407,639) $3,407,639 1.45
Chinn Jeremy Chinn FS $3,337,995 $2,920,000 $342,995 0- 0- $75,000 0- 0- ($342,995) $3,337,995 1.42
Gross-Matos Yetur Gross-Matos DE $2,608,711 $1,728,019 $880,692 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($880,692) $2,608,711 1.11
Gonzalez Zane Gonzalez K $2,090,000 $1,465,000 $625,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($625,000) $2,090,000 0.89
Shenault Laviska Shenault WR $1,659,464 $1,659,464 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $1,659,464 0.70
Marshall Terrace Marshall WR $1,562,587 $1,180,862 $381,725 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($763,450) $1,562,587 0.66
Christensen Brady Christensen G $1,408,166 $1,129,389 $278,777 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($557,554) $1,408,166 0.60
Tremble Tommy Tremble TE $1,343,572 $1,107,857 $235,715 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($471,430) $1,343,572 0.57
Corral Matt Corral QB $1,157,783 $936,557 $221,226 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($663,678) $1,157,783 0.49
Hubbard Chuba Hubbard RB $1,118,294 $940,000 $178,294 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($356,588) $1,118,294 0.47
Smith Brandon Smith LB $1,059,137 $870,000 $189,137 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($567,411) $1,059,137 0.45
Roy Bravvion Roy DT $1,058,494 $1,010,000 $48,494 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($48,494) $1,058,494 0.45
Thomas-Oliver Stantley Thomas-Oliver CB $1,035,794 $1,010,000 $25,794 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($25,794) $1,035,794 0.44
Taylor Keith Taylor CB $1,016,497 $940,000 $76,497 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($152,994) $1,016,497 0.43
Miller Herb Miller CB $1,010,000 $1,010,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $1,010,000 0.43
Williams Preston Williams WR $1,010,000 $1,010,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $1,010,000 0.43
Smith Shi Smith WR $983,105 $940,000 $43,105 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($86,210) $983,105 0.42
Dorn Myles Dorn CB $940,000 $940,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $940,000 0.40
Eason Jacob Eason QB $940,000 $940,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $940,000 0.40
Ricci Giovanni Ricci FB $940,000 $940,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $940,000 0.40
Sullivan Stephen Sullivan WR $940,000 $940,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $940,000 0.40
Barno Amaré Barno DE $916,351 $870,000 $46,351 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($139,053) $916,351 0.39
Mays Cade Mays G $913,269 $870,000 $43,269 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($129,807) $913,269 0.39
McCall Marquan McCall DT $875,000 $870,000 $5,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,000) $875,000 0.37
Blackshear Raheem Blackshear RB $870,000 $870,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $870,000 0.37
Brown Deonte Brown G $870,000 $870,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $870,000 0.37
Coleman Larnel Coleman T $870,000 $870,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $870,000 0.37
Mosby Arron Mosby LB $870,000 $870,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $870,000 0.37
Tecklenburg Sam Tecklenburg C $870,000 $870,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $870,000 0.37
Williams Raequan Williams DT $870,000 $870,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $870,000 0.37
Wooten Chandler Wooten ILB $870,000 $870,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $870,000 0.37
Brown Spencer Brown RB $750,000 $750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $750,000 0.32
Jones Kobe Jones DE $750,000 $750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $750,000 0.32
Saunders C.J. Saunders WR $750,000 $750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $750,000 0.32
Wright Derek Wright WR $750,000 $750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $750,000 0.32
Active Roster: $217,272,553 $132,010,388 $39,885,482 $26,465,600 - $1,775,000 $14,277,083 - - $217,272,553 92.24

 

2023 Projected Draft Pool Cap

Estimated cap dollars necessary to sign upcoming draft picks (not included in the cap figure yet)

Player (1) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit (Total) Cap Hit (Top 51)
Round 1, Pick #9 Round 1, Pick #9 $4,232,833 $705,000 $3,527,833 - - - - - - $4,232,833 $4,232,833
Projected Draft Pool: $4,232,833 $4,232,833 $4,232,833


2023 Dead Cap

These cap figures derive from the trade or release of players from the active roster or practice squad. All count toward the team total.

Player (17) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
McCaffreyChristian McCaffrey RB $18,352,250 - $8,600,000 - - - $9,752,250 - - $18,352,250 7.79
AndersonRobbie Anderson WR $9,719,166 - $3,836,666 - - - $5,882,500 - - $9,719,166 4.13
NixonDaviyon Nixon DT $159,274 - $159,274 - - - - - - $159,274 0.07
BrownDeonte Brown G $93,030 - $93,030 - - - - - - $93,030 0.04
FletcherThomas Fletcher LS $65,354 - $65,354 - - - - - - $65,354 0.03
BarnesKalon Barnes CB $64,671 - $64,671 - - - - - - $64,671 0.03
HoskinsPhil Hoskins DT $55,622 - $55,622 - - - - - - $55,622 0.02
MosbyArron Mosby LB $13,334 - $13,334 - - - - - - $13,334 0.01
TolsonKhalan Tolson LB $13,334 - $13,334 - - - - - - $13,334 0.01
HenryRa'Shaun Henry WR $11,667 - $11,667 - - - - - - $11,667 0.00
BabiczJosh Babicz TE $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.00
Graham-MobleyIsaiah Graham-Mobley OLB $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.00
RamboCharleston Rambo WR $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.00
LovettJohn Lovett RB $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
CheekDavis Cheek QB $5,000 - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
WrightDerek Wright WR $1,667 - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
ParchmentAndrew Parchment WR $1,334 - $1,334 - - - - - - $1,334 0.00
Dead Money: $28,592,370 - $12,957,620 - - - $15,634,750 - - $28,592,370 12.14

2023 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2023 NFL Salary Cap $224,800,000
2022 Rollover Cap $10,752,279
Adjustment $0
Adjusted Salary Cap $235,552,279
All Contracts $132,010,388 $39,885,482 $26,465,600 - $1,775,000 $14,277,083 - $217,272,553
Top 51 Contracts $131,260,388 $39,885,482 $26,465,600 - $1,775,000 $14,277,083 - $216,522,553
Dead Money - $12,957,620 - - - $15,634,750 - $28,592,370
Total (All) $132,010,388 $52,843,102 $26,465,600 - $1,775,000 $29,911,833 - $245,864,923
Total (w/Top 51) $131,260,388 $52,843,102 $26,465,600 - $1,775,000 $29,911,833 - $245,114,923
Cap Space (w/All) $-10,312,644
Cap Space (w/Top 51) $-9,562,644