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Carolina Panthers

Carolina Panthers Multi-Year Financial Summary

A summary of financial breakdowns for the Carolina Panthers, including multi-year cap totals, player cap hits, top earnings, contracts, & free agents.

Panthers – The Athletic

 

Salary Cap Breakdown Totals

A current & future look at the signed players & cap dollars allocated by position group.

    2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Total Cap Allocations   $159,764,948 $157,460,611 $81,410,048 $35,121,556 $14,611,500
Signed Players   91 47 31 14 3
Quarterbacks   $6,710,230 $20,083,953
Running Backs   $11,541,127 $16,141,127 $19,771,128 $18,942,794 $13,609,500
Fullbacks   $1,323,333 $828,333 $943,334
Wide Receivers   $25,474,340 $18,966,261 $4,425,692 $2,921,124
Tight Ends   $6,002,200 $3,807,500
Offensive Line   $33,442,862 $29,147,586 $7,048,183 $1,101,515
Defensive Line   $20,276,360 $16,984,181 $13,170,555 $2,217,448
Linebackers   $21,804,547 $33,348,125 $22,513,886 $1,002,000 $1,002,000
Secondary   $29,217,439 $15,573,535 $11,622,259 $7,848,998
Special Teams   $3,972,510 $2,580,010 $1,915,011 $1,087,677
Injured Reserve  
Suspended  
Dead   $42,658,973 $2,666,668


Roster Cap Figures

Current & future salary cap figures for players on the active roster. For more view the complete Panthers Salary Cap Table

Quarterbacks Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Sam Darnold QB $4,774,685 $18,858,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Will Grier QB $1,055,545 $1,225,953 0UFA 0- 0-
Phillip Walker QB $880,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Running Backs Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Christian McCaffrey RB $6,899,500 $14,309,500 $17,709,500 $17,709,500 $13,609,500
Trenton Cannon RB $920,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Chuba Hubbard RB $838,294 $1,003,294 $1,118,294 $1,233,294 0UFA
Reggie Bonnafon RB $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Rodney Smith RB $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Spencer Brown RB $663,333 $828,333 $943,334 0RFA 0-
Darius Clark RB $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Fullbacks Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Mason Stokke FB $663,333 $828,333 $943,334 0RFA 0-
Mikey Daniel FB $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Wide Receivers Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Robby Anderson WR $12,000,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
D.J. Moore WR $3,554,510 $11,116,000 0UFA 0- 0-
David Moore WR $1,615,000 $3,135,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Terrace Marshall WR $1,041,725 $1,302,156 $1,562,587 $1,823,019 0UFA
Brandon Zylstra WR $920,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Ventell Bryant WR $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Keith Kirkwood WR $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Marken Michel WR $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Shi Smith WR $703,105 $868,105 $983,105 $1,098,105 0UFA
Omar Bayless WR $660,000 $895,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Ishmael Hyman WR $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
C.J. Saunders WR $660,000 $825,000 $940,000 0RFA 0-
Micah Simon WR $660,000 $825,000 $940,000 0RFA 0-
Stephen Sullivan WR $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Tight Ends Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Ian Thomas TE $2,369,700 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Dan Arnold TE $2,192,500 $3,807,500 0UFA 0- 0-
Colin Thompson TE $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Giovanni Ricci TE $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Brady Christensen TE 0- 0- 0- 0- 0UFA
Tommy Tremble TE 0- 0- 0- 0- 0UFA
Seth Devalve TE 0UFA
Tommy Stevens TE 0UFA
 
Offensive Line Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Taylor Moton RT $13,754,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Matt Paradis C $5,698,000 $9,232,000 0- 0- 0-
Cameron Erving T $2,240,000 $7,760,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Greg Little LT $2,083,343 $2,430,567 0UFA 0- 0-
Trenton Scott G $1,650,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Pat Elflein G $1,356,666 $7,026,666 $5,116,668 0UFA 0-
John Miller G $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Dennis Daley G $881,838 $996,838 0UFA 0- 0-
Matt Kaskey T $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Deonte Brown G $706,515 $871,515 $986,515 $1,101,515 0UFA
David Moore G $665,000 $830,000 $945,000 0RFA 0-
Mike Horton G $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Martez Ivey T $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Aaron Monteiro T $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Sam Tecklenburg C $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Russell Okung LT 0UFA
 
Defensive Line Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Derrick Brown DT $5,368,501 $6,442,201 $7,515,902 0- 0UFA
DaQuan Jones DT $4,050,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Morgan Fox DE $2,495,000 $5,605,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Yetur Gross-Matos DE $1,863,365 $2,236,038 $2,608,711 0UFA 0-
Christian Miller DE $1,033,552 $1,033,552 $1,148,552 0UFA 0-
Caraun Reid DT $850,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Frank Herron DT $850,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Austin Larkin DE $850,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Bravvion Roy DT $828,494 $943,494 $1,058,494 0UFA 0-
Daviyon Nixon DT $739,637 $904,637 $1,019,637 $1,134,637 0UFA
Phil Hoskins DT $687,811 $852,811 $967,811 $1,082,811 0UFA
Mike Panasiuk DT $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Kawann Short DT 0UFA
P.J. Johnson DT 0UFA
 
Linebackers Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Shaq Thompson ILB $8,053,333 $18,263,333 $19,423,334 0UFA 0-
Brian Burns OLB $3,692,777 $4,308,240 0- 0UFA 0-
Haason Reddick OLB $1,992,000 $4,008,000 $1,002,000 $1,002,000 $1,002,000
Denzel Perryman ILB $1,990,000 $4,010,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Frankie Luvu LB $1,100,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Marquis Haynes OLB $1,033,092 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Jermaine Carter ILB $988,345 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Julian Stanford OLB $850,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Sam Franklin OLB $785,000 $900,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Paddy Fisher LB $660,000 $825,000 $940,000 0RFA 0-
Clay Johnston LB $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Tahir Whitehead LB 0UFA
Adarius Taylor ILB 0UFA
Kendall Donnerson OLB 0UFA
Daniel Bituli LB 0UFA
Chris Orr LB 0UFA
 
Secondary Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Tre Boston FS $6,216,667 $2,666,668 0UFA 0- 0-
Juston Burris SS $4,827,125 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Jaycee Horn CB $3,838,572 $4,798,215 $5,757,858 $6,717,501 0-
Donte Jackson CB $2,838,005 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
A.J. Bouye CB $2,287,500 $4,712,500 0UFA 0- 0-
Jeremy Chinn SS $1,191,244 $1,429,493 $1,667,741 0UFA 0-
Troy Pride Jr. CB $974,369 $1,089,369 $1,204,369 0UFA 0-
Sean Chandler S $920,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Rashaan Melvin CB $850,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Delano Hill S $850,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Stantley Thomas-Oliver CB $805,794 $920,794 $1,035,794 0UFA 0-
Myles Hartsfield CB $781,666 $896,667 0RFA 0- 0-
Kenny Robinson S $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Keith Taylor CB $736,497 $901,497 $1,016,497 $1,131,497 0UFA
J.T. Ibe S $660,000 $825,000 $940,000 0RFA 0-
Jalen Julius CB $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Tre Boston FS 0UFA
Natrell Jamerson CB 0UFA
 
Special Teams Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
J.J. Jansen LS $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Joey Slye K $850,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Joseph Charlton P $780,000 $895,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Thomas Fletcher LS $692,677 $857,677 $972,677 $1,087,677 0UFA
Oscar Draguicevich P $662,333 $827,333 $942,334 0RFA 0-
Lirim Hajrullahu K 0UFA
Matt Ammendola K 0UFA
   

Dead Payroll Figures

Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Stephen Weatherly DE $2,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Graham Gano K $1,537,500 0- 0- 0- 0-
Michael Palardy P $500,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Zach Kerr DE $250,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Kenny Robinson S $249,153 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jordan Scarlett RB $154,706 0- 0- 0- 0-
Andre Smith ILB $22,264 0- 0- 0- 0-
Giovanni Ricci TE $11,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Rodney Smith RB $10,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Cam Sutton TE $10,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jordan Mack LB $7,500 0- 0- 0- 0-
Branden Bowen T $6,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Chris Orr LB $6,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
David Reese LB $6,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
TreVontae Hights WR $5,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jordan Kunaszyk LB $3,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Austrian Robinson DE $667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jason Ferris LB $334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Teddy Bridgewater QB $17,062,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Kawann Short DT $11,017,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Luke Kuechly ILB $7,132,514 0- 0- 0- 0-
Tre Boston FS $2,666,666 $2,666,668 0- 0- 0-