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Carolina Panthers 2022 Salary Cap

Panthers 2022 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Carolina Panthers 2022 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

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2022 NFL Offseason Series: NFC South
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Active Players (51) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Moton Taylor Moton RT $19,200,000 $16,000,000 $3,000,000 0- 0- $200,000 0- 0- ($39,000,000) $19,200,000 9.02
Darnold Sam Darnold QB $18,858,000 $18,858,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($18,858,000) $18,858,000 8.86
Thompson Shaq Thompson OLB $18,175,087 $11,200,000 $3,200,000 $411,754 0- $300,000 $3,063,333 0- ($12,526,668) $18,175,087 8.54
Anderson Robby Anderson WR $16,836,666 $10,000,000 $3,836,666 $2,800,000 0- $200,000 0- 0- ($15,673,334) $16,836,666 7.91
McCaffrey Christian McCaffrey RB $14,309,500 $8,400,000 $4,300,000 0- 0- $200,000 $1,409,500 0- ($26,638,000) $14,309,500 6.72
Moore D.J. Moore WR $11,116,000 $11,116,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($11,116,000) $11,116,000 5.22
Paradis Matt Paradis C $8,293,332 0- $1,800,000 0- 0- 0- $2,346,666 0- ($8,293,332) $8,293,332 3.90
Elflein Pat Elflein G $6,721,170 $4,910,000 $370,000 $1,441,170 0- 0- 0- 0- ($4,643,334) $6,721,170 3.16
Erving Cameron Erving LT $6,510,000 $4,010,000 $2,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($4,510,000) $6,510,000 3.06
Brown Derrick Brown DT $6,442,201 $1,257,400 $3,684,801 $1,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($13,958,103) $6,442,201 3.03
Fox Morgan Fox DE $5,605,000 $1,750,000 $1,505,000 $2,250,000 0- $100,000 0- 0- ($2,540,000) $5,605,000 2.63
Horn Jaycee Horn CB $4,798,215 $825,000 $3,178,572 $794,643 0- 0- 0- 0- ($17,273,574) $4,798,215 2.25
Bouye A.J. Bouye CB $4,691,910 $1,270,000 $1,212,500 $2,209,410 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,212,500) $4,691,910 2.20
Burns Brian Burns DE $4,308,240 $2,341,389 $1,966,851 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($4,308,240) $4,308,240 2.02
Reddick Haason Reddick OLB $4,008,000 0- $1,002,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($4,008,000) $4,008,000 1.88
Henderson C.J. Henderson CB $2,475,093 $2,475,093 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,882,732) $2,475,093 1.16
Gross-Matos Yetur Gross-Matos DE $2,236,038 $1,355,346 $880,692 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,761,384) $2,236,038 1.05
Chinn Jeremy Chinn SS $1,429,493 $1,086,498 $342,995 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($685,990) $1,429,493 0.67
Marshall Terrace Marshall WR $1,302,156 $920,431 $381,725 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,065,606) $1,302,156 0.61
Christensen Brady Christensen RT $1,173,471 $894,694 $278,777 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($836,331) $1,173,471 0.55
Tremble Tommy Tremble TE $1,119,644 $883,929 $235,715 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($707,145) $1,119,644 0.53
Pride Jr. Troy Pride Jr. CB $1,089,369 $895,000 $194,369 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($388,738) $1,089,369 0.51
Hubbard Chuba Hubbard RB $1,003,294 $825,000 $178,294 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($534,882) $1,003,294 0.47
Daley Dennis Daley G $996,838 $965,000 $31,838 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($31,838) $996,838 0.47
Johnson Darryl Johnson DE $965,000 $965,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $965,000 0.45
Jordan Michael Jordan G $965,000 $965,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $965,000 0.45
Roy Bravvion Roy DT $943,494 $895,000 $48,494 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($96,988) $943,494 0.44
Thomas-Oliver Stantley Thomas-Oliver CB $920,794 $895,000 $25,794 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($51,588) $920,794 0.43
Nixon Daviyon Nixon DT $904,637 $825,000 $79,637 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($238,911) $904,637 0.42
Taylor Keith Taylor CB $901,497 $825,000 $76,497 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($229,491) $901,497 0.42
Franklin Sam Franklin SS $900,000 $895,000 $5,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,000) $900,000 0.42
Hartsfield Myles Hartsfield CB $896,667 $895,000 $1,667 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,667) $896,667 0.42
Herron Frank Herron DT $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 0.42
Martin Kamal Martin LB $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 0.42
Robinson Kenny Robinson S $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 0.42
Brown Deonte Brown G $871,515 $825,000 $46,515 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($139,545) $871,515 0.41
Smith Shi Smith WR $868,105 $825,000 $43,105 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($129,315) $868,105 0.41
Fletcher Thomas Fletcher LS $857,677 $825,000 $32,677 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($98,031) $857,677 0.40
Hoskins Phil Hoskins DT $852,811 $825,000 $27,811 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($83,433) $852,811 0.40
Kamara Azur Kamara DE $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.39
Larkin Austin Larkin DE $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.39
Monteiro Aaron Monteiro T $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.39
Pleasants Austen Pleasants T $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.39
Tecklenburg Sam Tecklenburg C $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.39
Thompson Colin Thompson TE $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.39
Bayless Omar Bayless WR $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Brown Spencer Brown RB $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Harper Madre Harper CB $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Horton Mike Horton G $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Parker Aaron Parker WR $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Saunders C.J. Saunders WR $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Active Roster: $185,410,914 $124,563,780 $34,467,992 $11,406,977 - $1,000,000 $6,819,499 - - $185,410,914 87.10

 

2022 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 #6 Round 1, Pick #6 $5,538,693 $705,000 $4,833,693 - - - - - - $5,538,693 $5,538,693
Projected Draft Pool: $5,538,693 $5,538,693 $5,538,693


2022 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 (11) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
BostonTre Boston FS $2,666,668 - $2,666,668 - - - - - - $2,666,668 1.25
ArnoldDan Arnold TE $1,272,500 - $1,272,500 - - - - - - $1,272,500 0.60
PerrymanDenzel Perryman ILB $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 - - - - - - $1,000,000 0.47
LittleGreg Little T $893,895 - $893,895 - - - - - - $893,895 0.42
MooreDavid Moore WR $625,000 - $625,000 - - - - - - $625,000 0.29
MillerChristian Miller DE $367,104 - $367,104 - - - - - - $367,104 0.17
GrierWill Grier QB $205,545 - $205,545 - - - - - - $205,545 0.10
MooreDavid Moore G $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.00
BrownSpencer Brown RB $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
StokkeMason Stokke FB $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
DraguicevichOscar Draguicevich P $4,667 - $4,667 - - - - - - $4,667 0.00
Dead Money: $7,058,713 - $7,058,713 - - - - - - $7,058,713 3.32

2022 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2022 NFL Salary Cap $208,200,000
2021 Rollover Cap $4,677,972
Adjustment $0
Adjusted Salary Cap $212,877,972
All Contracts $124,563,780 $34,467,992 $11,406,977 - $1,000,000 $6,819,499 - $185,410,914
Top 51 Contracts $124,563,780 $34,467,992 $11,406,977 - $1,000,000 $6,819,499 - $185,410,914
Dead Money - $7,058,713 - - - - - $7,058,713
Total (All) $124,563,780 $41,526,705 $11,406,977 - $1,000,000 $6,819,499 - $192,469,627
Total (w/Top 51) $124,563,780 $41,526,705 $11,406,977 - $1,000,000 $6,819,499 - $192,469,627
Cap Space (w/All) $20,408,345
Cap Space (w/Top 51) $20,408,345