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Chicago Bears 2022 Salary Cap

Bears 2022 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Chicago Bears 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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Active Players (53) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Whitehair Cody Whitehair G $8,000,000 $1,200,000 - $1,100,000 $100,000 $1,900,000 - ($15,608,000) $12,300,000 5.86
Jones Justin Jones DT $1,050,000 $2,500,000 $1,000,000 - $50,000 - - ($7,100,000) $4,600,000 2.19
Fields Justin Fields QB $825,000 $2,771,265 $692,816 - - - - ($15,440,691) $4,289,081 2.04
Pringle Byron Pringle WR $1,900,000 $2,000,000 $125,000 - $100,000 - - ($4,000,000) $4,125,000 1.97
Muhammad Al-Quadin Muhammad DE $1,500,000 $500,000 $1,400,000 - $100,000 - - ($3,400,000) $3,500,000 1.67
Santos Cairo Santos K $2,675,000 $500,000 - - - - - ($3,000,000) $3,175,000 1.51
Blackson Angelo Blackson DT $2,250,000 $500,000 $250,000 - - - $100,000 ($1,250,000) $3,100,000 1.48
Montgomery David Montgomery RB $2,790,000 $261,545 - - - - - ($261,545) $3,051,545 1.45
Reiff Riley Reiff RT $3,000,000 - - - - - - - $3,000,000 1.43
Watts Armon Watts DE $2,540,000 - - - - - - - $2,540,000 1.21
Morrow Nicholas Morrow OLB $1,250,000 $1,250,000 - - - - - ($2,500,000) $2,500,000 1.19
Griffin Ryan Griffin TE $1,750,000 $250,000 $205,882 - - - - ($750,000) $2,205,882 1.05
Kmet Cole Kmet TE $1,298,889 $767,778 - - - - - ($1,535,556) $2,066,667 0.98
Jenkins Teven Jenkins G $1,041,266 $865,063 - - - - - ($3,636,455) $1,906,329 0.91
Harry N'Keal Harry WR $1,872,047 - - - - - - ($673,937) $1,872,047 0.89
Johnson Jaylon Johnson CB $1,198,070 $566,140 - - - - - ($1,132,280) $1,764,210 0.84
Gordon Kyler Gordon CB $705,000 $873,714 - - - - - ($5,790,021) $1,578,714 0.75
Brisker Jaquan Brisker S $705,000 $632,371 - - - - - ($3,568,827) $1,337,371 0.64
Leatherwood Alex Leatherwood RT $1,314,162 - - - - - - ($5,904,972) $1,314,162 0.63
Scales Patrick Scales LS $1,120,000 $152,500 - - - - - ($1,047,500) $1,047,500 0.50
Adams Matthew Adams OLB $1,035,000 $152,500 - - - - - ($152,500) $1,047,500 0.50
Houston-Carson DeAndre Houston-Carson S $1,770,000 - - - - - - ($1,770,000) $1,035,000 0.49
Jones Velus Jones WR $705,000 $277,896 - - - - - ($1,111,584) $982,896 0.47
Gipson Trevis Gipson DE $895,000 $81,418 - - - - - ($162,836) $976,418 0.47
Vildor Kindle Vildor CB $895,000 $77,668 - - - - - ($155,336) $972,668 0.46
Blasingame Khari Blasingame FB $965,000 - - - - - - - $965,000 0.46
St. Brown Equanimeous St. Brown WR $965,000 - - - - - - - $965,000 0.46
Wesco Trevon Wesco FB $965,000 - - - - - - - $965,000 0.46
Borom Larry Borom RT $825,000 $83,270 - - - - - ($249,810) $908,270 0.43
Pettis Dante Pettis WR $1,035,000 - - - - - - - $895,000 0.43
Mustipher Sam Mustipher C $895,000 - - - - - - - $895,000 0.43
Pennel Mike Pennel DT $1,120,000 - - - - - - - $845,274 0.40
Schofield Michael Schofield G $1,057,774 - - - - - - - $845,274 0.40
Jones Braxton Jones LT $705,000 $74,888 - - - - - ($299,552) $779,888 0.37
Robinson Dominique Robinson DE $705,000 $68,289 - - - - - ($273,156) $773,289 0.37
Ebner Trestan Ebner RB $705,000 $41,484 - - - - - ($165,936) $746,484 0.36
Thomas Joe Thomas OLB $1,035,000 - - - - - - - $745,830 0.36
Carter Ja'Tyre Carter G $705,000 $27,328 - - - - - ($109,312) $732,328 0.35
Gill Trenton Gill P $705,000 $19,252 - - - - - ($77,008) $724,252 0.35
Hicks Elijah Hicks CB $705,000 $19,252 - - - - - ($77,008) $724,252 0.35
Sanborn Jack Sanborn LB $705,000 $2,500 - - - - - ($17,500) $707,500 0.34
Jones Jaylon Jones S $705,000 $833 - - - - - ($2,500) $705,833 0.34
Blackwell Josh Blackwell CB $705,000 - - - - - - - $705,000 0.34
Weatherford Sterling Weatherford LB $705,000 - - - - - - ($50,000) $705,000 0.34
Claypool Chase Claypool WR $673,062 - - - - - - - $673,061 0.32
Eiselen Dieter Eiselen G $705,000 - - - - - - - $430,837 0.21
Layne Justin Layne CB $965,000 - - - - - - - $428,888 0.20
Charlton Taco Charlton DE $1,035,000 - - - - - - - $397,776 0.19
Evans Darrynton Evans RB $895,000 - - - - - - - $348,054 0.17
Boyle Tim Boyle QB $1,035,000 - - - - - - - $298,332 0.14
Peterman Nathan Peterman QB $1,035,000 - - - - - - - $298,332 0.14
Brown Andrew Brown DE $895,000 - - - - - - - $298,332 0.14
Thomas A.J. Thomas S $705,000 - - - - - - - $235,002 0.11
Active Roster: $85,030,078 $67,940,270 $16,516,954 $3,673,698 $1,100,000 $350,000 $1,900,000 $100,000 - $85,030,078 40.51


2022 Injured Reserve Cap

Cap breakdowns for players currently on injured reserve. denotes a player designated to return. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (10) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Jackson Eddie Jackson
(Foot)
S $11,000,000 $2,400,000 - - $100,000 $1,590,000 - ($24,660,000) $15,090,000 7.19
Patrick Lucas Patrick
(Toe)
G $1,035,000 $1,482,500 - - $100,000 - - ($4,100,000) $2,617,500 1.25
Siemian Trevor Siemian
(Oblique)
QB $1,035,000 $500,000 - - - - $450,000 ($2,135,000) $1,985,000 0.95
Cruikshank Dane Cruikshank
(Hamstring)
CB $1,035,000 $152,500 - - - - - ($1,047,500) $1,047,500 0.50
Mooney Darnell Mooney
(Ankle)
WR $895,000 $70,513 - - - - - ($141,026) $965,513 0.46
Dozier Dakota Dozier
(Leg)
LT $1,120,000 - - - - - - - $895,000 0.43
Herbert Khalil Herbert
(Hip)
RB $825,000 $32,677 - - - - - ($98,031) $857,677 0.41
White Javin White
(Knee)
LB $480,000 - - - - - - - $480,000 0.23
Kramer Doug Kramer
(Foot)
C $430,000 $39,452 - - - - - ($157,808) $469,452 0.22
Anthony Andre Anthony
(Undisclosed)
LB $195,500 - - - - - - - $195,500 0.09
Injured Reserve: $24,603,142 $18,050,500 $4,677,642 - - $200,000 $1,590,000 $450,000 - $24,603,142 11.72


2022 Practice Squad

Cap breakdowns for players currently on a team's practice squad. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (14) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Coley Trevon Coley DT $358,200 - - - - - - - $358,200 0.17
Webster Nsimba Webster WR $358,200 - - - - - - - $358,200 0.17
Holmes Jalyn Holmes DT $215,600 - - - - - - - $215,600 0.10
Allen Chase Allen TE $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.10
Diesch Kellen Diesch T $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.10
Gates DeMarquis Gates OLB $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.10
Hand Harrison Hand CB $195,500 - - - - - - - $195,500 0.09
Niese Michael Niese T $195,500 - - - - - - - $195,500 0.09
Reyes Sammis Reyes TE $138,000 - - - - - - - $138,000 0.07
Fountain Daurice Fountain WR $126,500 - - - - - - - $126,500 0.06
Green Gerri Green DE $126,500 - - - - - - - $126,500 0.06
Borders Breon Borders CB $107,800 - - - - - - - $107,800 0.05
Tonges Jake Tonges TE $103,500 - - - - - - - $103,500 0.05
Colbert Adrian Colbert FS $92,400 - - - - - - - $92,400 0.04
Practice Squad: $2,638,700 $2,638,700 - - - - - - - $2,638,700 1.26


2022 Dead Cap

Cap breakdowns for players who have been traded or released. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (61) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Mack Khalil Mack OLB - $6,800,000 - - - $17,200,000 - - $24,000,000 11.43
Quinn Robert Quinn DE $12,115,556 $3,100,000 - - $100,000 $1,137,500 - - $16,453,055 7.84
Smith Roquan Smith LB $9,160,000 - - - - - - - $9,160,000 4.36
Foles Nick Foles QB $1,000,000 $2,666,667 $4,000,000 - - - - - $7,666,667 3.65
Goldman Eddie Goldman DT - $5,150,000 - - - - - - $5,150,000 2.45
Dalton Andy Dalton QB - $5,000,000 - - - - - - $5,000,000 2.38
Graham Jimmy Graham TE - $4,660,000 - - - - - - $4,660,000 2.22
Cohen Tarik Cohen RB $2,500,000 $1,750,000 - - - - - - $4,250,000 2.02
Leno Charles Leno LT - - - - - $2,800,000 - - $2,800,000 1.33
Trevathan Danny Trevathan ILB - $800,000 - $1,631,250 - - - - $2,431,250 1.16
Edwards Mario Edwards DE $890,000 $724,019 - - $100,000 - - - $1,714,019 0.82
Ifedi Germain Ifedi RT - $1,500,000 - - - - - - $1,500,000 0.71
Gipson Tashaun Gipson FS - $750,000 - - - - - - $750,000 0.36
Attaochu Jeremiah Attaochu OLB - $400,000 $250,000 - - - - - $650,000 0.31
Jackson Lamar Jackson CB $504,163 - - - - - - - $504,163 0.24
James Jesse James TE - $487,500 - - - - - - $487,500 0.23
Jonathan Kingsley Jonathan DT $391,670 - - - - - - - $391,670 0.19
Williams Damien Williams RB - $375,000 - - - - - - $375,000 0.18
Tonges Jake Tonges TE $352,503 $2,333 - - - - - - $354,836 0.17
Young Tavon Young CB $107,222 $150,000 - - $50,000 - - - $307,222 0.15
Peterman Nathan Peterman QB $296,300 - - - - - - - $296,300 0.14
Smith-Marsette Ihmir Smith-Marsette WR $274,998 - - - - - - - $274,998 0.13
Evans Darrynton Evans RB $225,944 - - - - - - - $225,944 0.11
Klein A.J. Klein OLB $186,666 - - - - - - - $186,666 0.09
Harris Davontae Harris CB $179,100 - - - - - - - $179,100 0.09
Ridley Riley Ridley WR - $170,649 - - - - - - $170,649 0.08
Thomas Zach Thomas T $115,000 $47,913 - - - - - - $162,913 0.08
Coulter Isaiah Coulter WR $160,666 - - - - - - - $160,666 0.08
Eiselen Dieter Eiselen G $158,834 - - - - - - - $158,834 0.08
Thomas A.J. Thomas S $138,000 - - - - - - - $138,000 0.07
Thomas Joe Thomas OLB $117,200 - - - - - - - $117,200 0.06
Graham Jr. Thomas Graham Jr. CB $11,500 $98,031 - - - - - - $109,531 0.05
Delance Jean Delance T $100,000 $6,666 - - - - - - $106,666 0.05
Hand Harrison Hand CB $99,444 - - - - - - - $99,444 0.05
Pennel Mike Pennel DT $77,622 - - - - - - - $77,622 0.04
Newsome Dazz Newsome WR - $65,354 - - - - - - $65,354 0.03
Allen Chase Allen TE $60,000 $4,000 - - - - - - $64,000 0.03
Moore David Moore WR $58,888 - - - - - - - $58,888 0.03
Colbert Adrian Colbert FS $57,500 - - - - - - - $57,500 0.03
Hambright Arlington Hambright T - $49,554 - - - - - - $49,554 0.02
Badgley Michael Badgley K $46,200 - - - - - - - $46,200 0.02
Roberson Reggie Roberson WR $46,000 - - - - - - - $46,000 0.02
Gates DeMarquis Gates OLB $39,167 - - - - - - - $39,167 0.02
Green Gerri Green DE $39,167 - - - - - - - $39,167 0.02
Shelley Duke Shelley CB - $31,960 - - - - - - $31,960 0.02
Tonga Khyiris Tonga DT - $20,912 - - - - - - $20,912 0.01
Simmons Lachavious Simmons T $11,500 - - - - - - - $11,500 0.01
Snowden Charles Snowden DE - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.00
Harrington Scooter Harrington TE - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
Schaffer Thomas Schaffer DT - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
Kamara Sam Kamara DT - $4,667 - - - - - - $4,667 0.00
Shaa Kevin Shaa WR - $4,666 - - - - - - $4,666 0.00
Avery C.J. Avery LB - $4,000 - - - - - - $4,000 0.00
Archibong Daniel Archibong DT - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Parker Dareuan Parker G - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Johnson Caleb Johnson LB - $2,333 - - - - - - $2,333 0.00
Marable C.J. Marable RB - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
McClain Khalil McClain WR - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
Green IV Allie Green IV CB - $1,833 - - - - - - $1,833 0.00
Dew-Treadway Micah Dew-Treadway DT - $1,666 - - - - - - $1,666 0.00
Ruffin Dionte Ruffin CB - $667 - - - - - - $667 0.00
Dead: $91,653,951 $29,520,810 $34,864,392 $4,250,000 $1,631,250 $250,000 $21,137,500 - - $91,653,951 43.67


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 $1,989,061
Adjustment $-289,061
Adjusted Salary Cap $209,900,000
All Contracts $67,940,270 $16,516,954 $3,673,698 $1,100,000 $350,000 $1,900,000 $100,000 $85,030,078
Injured Reserve Money $18,050,500 $4,677,642 - - $200,000 $1,590,000 $450,000 $24,603,142
Dead Money $29,520,810 $34,864,392 $4,250,000 $1,631,250 $250,000 $21,137,500 - $91,653,951
Practice Squad $2,638,700 - - - - - - $2,638,700
Total $118,150,280 $56,058,988 $7,923,698 $2,731,250 $800,000 $24,627,500 $550,000 $203,925,871
Cap Space $5,974,129