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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.

    2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Total Cap Allocations   $151,582,588 $150,312,184 $89,182,374 $49,797,063 $16,300,000
Signed Players   63 34 21 11 2
Quarterbacks   $15,565,545 $24,935,545 $27,225,953
Running Backs   $11,544,782 $13,457,500 $12,900,000 $16,300,000 $16,300,000
Fullbacks   $825,000
Wide Receivers   $15,977,810 $16,334,510 $895,000
Tight Ends   $2,836,998 $1,106,700
Offensive Line   $35,753,629 $13,295,181 $3,427,405
Defensive Line   $33,433,132 $39,640,412 $9,621,733 $11,183,107
Linebackers   $16,573,746 $21,291,714 $22,224,292 $18,406,052
Secondary   $13,887,746 $16,450,622 $11,992,991 $3,907,904
Special Teams   $5,075,000 $3,800,000 $895,000
Injured Reserve   $32,616,833
Suspended  
Dead   $50,987,367 $2,023,293


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. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Teddy Bridgewater QB $14,000,000 $23,000,000 $26,000,000 0UFA 0-
Will Grier QB $880,545 $1,055,545 $1,225,953 0UFA 0-
Phillip Walker QB $685,000 $880,000 0RFA 0- 0-
 
Running Backs Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Christian McCaffrey RB $7,794,782 $12,537,500 $12,900,000 $16,300,000 $16,300,000
Mike Davis RB $3,000,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Trenton Cannon RB $750,000 $920,000 0UFA 0- 0-
 
Fullbacks Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Alex Armah FB $825,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Wide Receivers Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Robby Anderson WR $8,000,000 $12,000,000 0UFA 0- 0-
D.J. Moore WR $3,046,722 $3,554,510 0- 0UFA 0-
Curtis Samuel WR $2,053,441 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Pharoh Cooper WR $1,210,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Brandon Zylstra WR $750,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Keith Kirkwood WR $517,647 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Omar Bayless WR $400,000 $780,000 $895,000 0RFA 0-
 
Tight Ends Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Chris Manhertz TE $1,290,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Ian Thomas TE $936,998 $1,106,700 0UFA 0- 0-
Colin Thompson TE $610,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Offensive Line Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Russell Okung LT $13,031,250 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Matt Paradis C $8,800,000 $10,330,000 0UFA 0- 0-
John Miller G $3,970,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Tyler Larsen C $2,116,668 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Greg Little LT $1,736,119 $2,083,343 $2,430,567 0UFA 0-
Michael Schofield G $1,500,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Chris Reed C $1,425,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Taylor Moton RT $1,323,049 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Trenton Scott LT $750,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Dennis Daley G $706,838 $881,838 $996,838 0UFA 0-
Sam Tecklenburg C $394,705 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Defensive Line Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Kawann Short DE $19,464,000 $20,839,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Stephen Weatherly DE $4,550,000 $7,950,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Derrick Brown DT $4,294,801 $5,368,501 $6,442,201 $7,515,902 0-
Zach Kerr DE $1,367,500 $1,582,500 0UFA 0- 0-
Yetur Gross-Matos DE $1,342,454 $1,863,365 $2,236,038 $2,608,711 0UFA
Efe Obada DE $750,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Bravvion Roy DT $658,494 $828,494 $943,494 $1,058,494 0UFA
Woodrow Hamilton DT $529,411 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Austin Larkin DE $476,472 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Linebackers Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Shaq Thompson ILB $7,200,000 $14,180,000 $15,200,000 $16,360,000 0UFA
Brian Burns OLB $3,077,314 $3,692,777 $4,308,240 0- 0UFA
Tahir Whitehead ILB $2,500,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Marquis Haynes OLB $863,089 $1,033,092 0UFA 0- 0-
Jermaine Carter ILB $818,343 $988,345 0UFA 0- 0-
Julian Stanford OLB $750,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Adarius Taylor ILB $750,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Sam Franklin OLB $615,000 $785,000 $900,000 0RFA 0-
Jordan Mack ILB 0- $612,500 $782,500 $897,500 0RFA
Christian Miller OLB 0- $1,208,552 $1,033,552 $1,148,552 0UFA
 
Secondary Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Tre Boston FS $4,126,667 $6,216,666 $7,656,668 0UFA 0-
Juston Burris SS $2,988,750 $4,949,625 0UFA 0- 0-
Donte Jackson CB $1,312,506 $1,531,258 0UFA 0- 0-
Jeremy Chinn SS $952,995 $1,191,244 $1,429,493 $1,667,741 0UFA
Rasul Douglas CB $825,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Troy Pride Jr. CB $804,369 $974,369 $1,089,369 $1,204,369 0UFA
Corn Elder CB $750,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Stantley Thomas-Oliver CB $635,794 $805,794 $920,794 $1,035,794 0UFA
Myles Hartsfield CB $611,666 $781,666 $896,667 0RFA 0-
Sean Chandler S $485,294 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Kenny Robinson S $394,705 $249,153 0- 0- 0-
 
Special Teams Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Michael Palardy P $2,600,000 $3,020,000 0UFA 0- 0-
J.J. Jansen LS $1,190,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Joey Slye K $675,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Joseph Charlton P $610,000 $780,000 $895,000 0RFA 0-
   

Dead Payroll Figures

Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Damion Jeanpiere WR $13,337 0- 0- 0- 0-
Corrion Ballard CB $13,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Elijah Holyfield RB $13,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Kai Forbath K $12,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Kai Forbath K $12,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Reggie Bonnafon RB $8,400 0- 0- 0- 0-
Aaron Monteiro T $8,400 0- 0- 0- 0-
Kaare Vedvik K $8,400 0- 0- 0- 0-
Michael Warren RB $8,400 0- 0- 0- 0-
Elliott Fry K $6,500 0- 0- 0- 0-
Ishmael Hyman WR $6,500 0- 0- 0- 0-
Marcus Murphy RB $6,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Frederick Mauigoa C $5,833 0- 0- 0- 0-
Giovanni Ricci TE $5,666 $11,334 0- 0- 0-
Cam Sutton TE $5,000 $10,000 0- 0- 0-
Brendan Mahon G $4,168 0- 0- 0- 0-
Branden Bowen T $3,333 $6,667 0- 0- 0-
Jordan Kunaszyk LB $3,333 $3,334 0- 0- 0-
TreVontae Hights WR $2,666 $5,334 0- 0- 0-
Austrian Robinson DE $333 $667 0- 0- 0-
Jason Ferris LB $166 $334 0- 0- 0-
Matt Kalil LT $9,800,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Trai Turner G $9,593,600 0- 0- 0- 0-
Eric Reid SS $5,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Luke Kuechly ILB $4,712,514 0- 0- 0- 0-
Seth Roberts WR $3,750,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Greg Olsen TE $3,700,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Dontari Poe DT $3,333,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Eli Apple CB $2,781,250 0- 0- 0- 0-
Cam Newton QB $2,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Graham Gano K $1,587,500 $1,537,500 0- 0- 0-
Mario Addison OLB $1,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jarius Wright WR $666,668 0- 0- 0- 0-
Kenny Robinson S $477,756 $249,153 0- 0- 0-
Rashaan Gaulden S $211,914 0- 0- 0- 0-
Colin Jones FS $200,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Seth Devalve TE $137,500 0- 0- 0- 0-
Shareef Miller DE $119,118 0- 0- 0- 0-
Reggie Bonnafon RB $104,611 0- 0- 0- 0-
Mike Horton G $94,682 0- 0- 0- 0-
Marken Michel WR $94,682 0- 0- 0- 0-
Chris Smith DE $90,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
David Reese LB $83,000 $6,000 0- 0- 0-
Jordan Scarlett RB $77,353 $154,706 0- 0- 0-
Jared Norris OLB $75,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Corn Elder CB $69,477 0- 0- 0- 0-
Andre Smith ILB $66,381 $22,264 0- 0- 0-
Terry Godwin WR $61,125 0- 0- 0- 0-
Woodrow Hamilton DT $60,917 0- 0- 0- 0-
Kyahva Tezino LB $60,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Austin Larkin DE $50,400 0- 0- 0- 0-
Sam Tecklenburg C $50,400 0- 0- 0- 0-
Chris Orr LB $38,882 $6,000 0- 0- 0-
Rodney Smith RB $35,000 $10,000 0- 0- 0-
Chris Orr LB $33,600 $6,000 0- 0- 0-
Woodrow Hamilton DT $25,200 0- 0- 0- 0-
Josh Hawkins CB $24,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Trumaine Johnson CB $24,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Myles Adams DT $16,800 0- 0- 0- 0-
Hakeem Butler WR $16,800 0- 0- 0- 0-
T.J. Green S $16,800 0- 0- 0- 0-