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Chicago Bears 2023 Salary Cap

Bears 2023 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Chicago Bears 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. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Moore D.J. Moore WR $19,965,000 - - - $200,000 - - ($21,275,000) $20,165,000 8.68
Jackson Eddie Jackson FS $13,000,000 $2,400,000 - - $100,000 $1,590,000 - ($22,670,000) $17,090,000 7.35
Edmunds Tremaine Edmunds ILB $2,400,000 $2,437,500 $9,750,000 - $100,000 - - ($36,900,000) $14,687,500 6.32
Whitehair Cody Whitehair G $9,800,000 $1,200,000 - $1,100,000 $100,000 $1,900,000 - ($18,206,000) $14,100,000 6.07
Jones Justin Jones DT $4,800,000 $2,500,000 - - $100,000 - - ($7,400,000) $7,400,000 3.18
Kmet Cole Kmet TE $4,993,000 $2,367,778 - - - - - ($23,660,778) $7,360,778 3.17
Davis Nate Davis G $2,500,000 $2,000,000 $2,147,050 - $250,000 - - ($15,750,000) $6,897,050 2.97
Walker DeMarcus Walker DE $3,700,000 $666,666 $2,000,000 - $50,000 - - ($10,550,000) $6,416,666 2.76
Fields Justin Fields QB $1,187,816 $2,771,265 $1,187,816 - - - - ($11,151,610) $5,146,897 2.21
Santos Cairo Santos K $3,500,000 $1,060,000 - - - - $500,000 ($4,883,333) $5,060,000 2.18
Edwards T.J. Edwards LB $1,900,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 - $100,000 - - ($8,000,000) $5,000,000 2.15
Sweat Montez Sweat DE $638,889 $4,085,200 - - - - - ($21,064,889) $4,724,088 2.03
Wright Darnell Wright RT $750,000 $3,062,412 - - - - - ($20,968,266) $3,812,412 1.64
Billings Andrew Billings DT $1,435,000 $1,875,000 $280,000 - $100,000 - - - $3,690,000 1.59
Johnson Jaylon Johnson CB $2,993,000 $566,140 - - - - - ($566,140) $3,559,140 1.53
Mooney Darnell Mooney WR $2,993,000 $70,513 - - - - - ($70,513) $3,063,513 1.32
Tonyan Jr. Robert Tonyan Jr. TE $1,290,000 $750,000 $510,000 - $100,000 - - ($2,140,000) $2,650,000 1.14
Green Rasheem Green DE $1,500,000 $350,000 $500,000 - $150,000 - - ($2,000,000) $2,500,000 1.08
Jenkins Teven Jenkins G $1,422,532 $865,063 - - - - - ($1,730,126) $2,287,595 0.98
Lewis Marcedes Lewis TE $1,600,000 $400,000 - - - - - ($2,000,000) $2,000,000 0.86
Foreman D'Onta Foreman RB $1,525,000 $375,000 - - $100,000 - - ($2,000,000) $2,000,000 0.86
Blasingame Khari Blasingame FB $1,100,000 - $850,000 - $50,000 - - ($2,000,000) $2,000,000 0.86
Gordon Kyler Gordon CB $1,099,678 $873,714 - - - - - ($4,916,307) $1,973,392 0.85
Homer Travis Homer RB $1,300,000 $225,000 $235,280 - $100,000 - - ($1,850,000) $1,860,280 0.80
Brisker Jaquan Brisker SS $1,039,343 $632,371 - - - - - ($2,936,456) $1,671,714 0.72
Jones Velus Jones WR $950,724 $277,896 - - - - - ($833,688) $1,228,620 0.53
Dexter Gervon Dexter DT $750,000 $472,496 - - - - - ($3,695,608) $1,222,496 0.53
Feeney Dan Feeney G $1,080,000 - $125,000 - - - - ($1,205,000) $1,205,000 0.52
Stevenson Tyrique Stevenson CB $750,000 $422,636 - - - - - ($3,483,703) $1,172,636 0.50
St. Brown Equanimeous St. Brown WR $1,080,000 $85,000 - - - - - ($1,165,000) $1,165,000 0.50
Scales Patrick Scales LS $1,165,000 $152,500 - - - - - ($1,317,500) $1,092,500 0.47
Pickens Zacch Pickens DT $750,000 $297,962 - - - - - ($2,203,838) $1,047,962 0.45
Borom Larry Borom RT $940,000 $83,270 - - - - - ($166,540) $1,023,270 0.44
Herbert Khalil Herbert RB $940,000 $32,677 - - - - - ($65,354) $972,677 0.42
Johnson Roschon Johnson RB $750,000 $192,172 - - - - - ($768,688) $942,172 0.41
Taylor Trent Taylor WR $1,080,000 - - - - - - ($1,080,000) $940,000 0.40
Robinson Dominique Robinson DE $870,000 $68,289 - - - - - ($204,867) $938,289 0.40
Scott Tyler Scott WR $750,000 $165,863 - - - - - ($663,452) $915,863 0.39
Carter Ja'Tyre Carter G $870,000 $27,328 - - - - - ($81,984) $897,328 0.39
Gill Trenton Gill P $870,000 $19,252 - - - - - ($57,756) $889,252 0.38
Hicks Elijah Hicks CB $870,000 $19,252 - - - - - ($57,756) $889,252 0.38
Cole Dylan Cole ILB $1,080,000 - - - - - - - $887,778 0.38
Sanborn Jack Sanborn LB $870,000 $2,500 - - - - - ($5,000) $872,500 0.38
Jones Jaylon Jones S $870,000 $833 - - - - - ($1,667) $870,833 0.37
Blackwell Josh Blackwell CB $870,000 - - - - - - - $870,000 0.37
Smith Terell Smith CB $750,000 $68,971 - - - - - ($275,884) $818,971 0.35
Jones Braxton Jones LT $738,333 $74,888 - - - - - ($224,664) $813,221 0.35
Bagent Tyson Bagent QB $750,000 $8,333 - - - - - ($25,000) $758,333 0.33
Johnson Quindell Johnson S $750,000 - - - - - - - $750,000 0.32
Peterman Nathan Peterman QB $1,080,000 - - - - - - - $678,889 0.29
Johnson Collin Johnson WR $1,010,000 - - - - - - - $56,111 0.02
Stroman Greg Stroman CB $1,080,000 - - - - - - - $52,222 0.02
Active Roster: $171,087,200 $112,746,315 $35,505,740 $17,412,816 $1,100,000 $1,600,000 $3,490,000 $500,000 - $171,087,200 73.61


2023 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 (4) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Ngakoue Yannick Ngakoue
(Ankle)
DE $5,490,000 $4,500,000 $450,000 - - - - ($9,990,000) $10,440,000 4.49
Patrick Lucas Patrick
(Calf)
G $3,800,000 $1,482,500 - - $100,000 - - ($5,382,500) $5,382,500 2.32
Sewell Noah Sewell
(Knee)
LB $733,339 $81,237 - - - - - ($324,948) $814,576 0.35
Reed Joe Reed
(Undisclosed)
WR $475,000 - - - - - - - $475,000 0.20
Injured Reserve: $17,112,076 $10,498,339 $6,063,737 - - $100,000 - - - $17,112,076 7.36


2023 Practice Squad

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

Player (16) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Carlson Stephen Carlson TE $370,800 - - - - - - - $370,800 0.16
Webster Nsimba Webster WR $370,800 - - - - - - - $370,800 0.16
Baskerville Micah Baskerville LB $216,000 - - - - - - - $216,000 0.09
Burns Robert Burns FB $216,000 - - - - - - - $216,000 0.09
Hardy Daniel Hardy DE $216,000 - - - - - - - $216,000 0.09
Murray Bill Murray DT $216,000 - - - - - - - $216,000 0.09
Williamson Kendall Williamson S $216,000 - - - - - - - $216,000 0.09
Matthew Christian Matthew CB $168,000 - - - - - - - $168,000 0.07
Kareem Khalid Kareem DE $161,000 - - - - - - - $161,000 0.07
Collins Aviante Collins T $120,000 - - - - - - - $120,000 0.05
Colbert Adrian Colbert FS $112,700 - - - - - - - $112,700 0.05
Kramer Doug Kramer C $96,000 - - - - - - - $96,000 0.04
Dwumfour Michael Dwumfour DT $84,000 - - - - - - - $84,000 0.04
Overton Matt Overton LS $20,600 - - - - - - - $20,600 0.01
Carvin Jerome Carvin T $12,000 - - - - - - - $12,000 0.01
Mbaeteka Roy Mbaeteka T $216,000 - - - - - - - - 0.00
Practice Squad: $2,595,900 $2,811,900 - - - - - - - $2,595,900 1.12


2023 Dead Cap

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

Player (59) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Quinn Robert Quinn DE - $6,200,000 - - - $7,033,520 - - $13,233,520 5.69
Leatherwood Alex Leatherwood RT $4,590,810 - - - - - - - $4,590,810 1.98
Trevathan Danny Trevathan ILB - $1,600,000 - - - $2,175,000 - - $3,775,000 1.62
Edwards Mario Edwards DE - $2,172,057 - - - - - - $2,172,057 0.93
Cohen Tarik Cohen RB - $1,750,000 - - - - - - $1,750,000 0.75
Walker Phillip Walker QB $1,010,000 $500,000 - - - - - - $1,510,000 0.65
Peterman Nathan Peterman QB $1,080,000 $152,500 - - - - - - $1,232,500 0.53
Attaochu Jeremiah Attaochu OLB - $800,000 - - - - - - $800,000 0.34
Claypool Chase Claypool WR $665,108 - - - - - - - $665,108 0.29
Stroman Greg Stroman CB $629,400 - - - - - - - $629,400 0.27
Blackson Angelo Blackson DE - $500,000 - - - - - - $500,000 0.22
Muhammad Al-Quadin Muhammad DE - $500,000 - - - - - - $500,000 0.22
Siemian Trevor Siemian QB - $500,000 - - - - - - $500,000 0.22
Gates DeMarquis Gates OLB $457,998 - - - - - - - $457,998 0.20
Johnson Collin Johnson WR $361,533 - - - - - - - $361,533 0.16
Collins Aviante Collins T $360,666 - - - - - - - $360,666 0.16
Harmon Duron Harmon SS $323,610 - - - - - - - $323,610 0.14
Kramer Doug Kramer C $281,667 $39,452 - - - - - - $321,119 0.14
Kareem Khalid Kareem DE $314,167 - - - - - - - $314,166 0.14
Williams Joejuan Williams CB $272,744 - - - - - - - $272,744 0.12
Evans Darrynton Evans RB $261,110 - - - - - - - $261,110 0.11
Thomas A.J. Thomas S $228,999 - - - - - - - $228,999 0.10
Pettis Dante Pettis WR - $152,500 - - - - - - $152,500 0.07
Cole Dylan Cole ILB $100,000 $52,500 - - - - - - $152,500 0.07
Thomas Zach Thomas T - $143,739 - - - - - - $143,739 0.06
Harris Jalen Harris DE $132,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $135,333 0.06
Baskerville Micah Baskerville LB $125,001 $3,333 - - - - - - $128,334 0.06
Bell Travis Bell DT $96,000 $29,285 - - - - - - $125,285 0.05
Farniok Matt Farniok G $120,000 - - - - - - - $120,000 0.05
Johnson Buddy Johnson LB $105,556 - - - - - - - $105,556 0.05
Carlson Stephen Carlson TE $104,444 - - - - - - - $104,444 0.04
Matthew Christian Matthew CB $96,666 - - - - - - - $96,666 0.04
Gipson Trevis Gipson DE - $81,418 - - - - - - $81,418 0.04
McSorley Trace McSorley QB $80,500 - - - - - - - $80,500 0.03
Vildor Kindle Vildor CB - $77,668 - - - - - - $77,668 0.03
Pleasants Austen Pleasants T $72,000 - - - - - - - $72,000 0.03
Alexandre Deslin Alexandre DE $60,000 - - - - - - - $60,000 0.03
Romo John Parker Romo K $60,000 - - - - - - - $60,000 0.03
Hardy Daniel Hardy DE $48,333 - - - - - - - $48,333 0.02
Tonga Khyiris Tonga DT - $41,824 - - - - - - $41,824 0.02
Ebner Trestan Ebner RB - $41,484 - - - - - - $41,484 0.02
Clark Macon Clark S $36,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $39,333 0.02
Williamson Kendall Williamson S - $19,444 - - - - - - $19,444 0.01
Delance Jean Delance T - $13,334 - - - - - - $13,334 0.01
Shaa Kevin Shaa WR - $9,334 - - - - - - $9,334 0.00
Allen Chase Allen TE - $8,000 - - - - - - $8,000 0.00
Avery C.J. Avery LB - $8,000 - - - - - - $8,000 0.00
Tonges Jake Tonges TE - $4,667 - - - - - - $4,667 0.00
Green IV Allie Green IV CB - $3,667 - - - - - - $3,667 0.00
Dew-Treadway Micah Dew-Treadway DT - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Haskins Bobby Haskins T - $3,333 - - - - - - $3,333 0.00
Metz Lorenz Metz T - $3,333 - - - - - - $3,333 0.00
Pitts Thyrick Pitts WR - $3,166 - - - - - - $3,166 0.00
Cruickshank Aron Cruickshank WR - $2,666 - - - - - - $2,666 0.00
Johnson Caleb Johnson LB - $2,334 - - - - - - $2,334 0.00
Broiles Justin Broiles S - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
Houy Gabriel Houy G - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
Szmyt Andre Szmyt K - $666 - - - - - - $666 0.00
Burns Robert Burns FB - $333 - - - - - - $333 0.00
Dead: $36,716,868 $12,074,312 $15,434,037 - - - $9,208,520 - - $36,716,868 15.80


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 $9,584,194
Adjustment $-1,945,338
Adjusted Salary Cap $232,438,856
All Contracts $112,746,315 $35,505,740 $19,085,146 $1,100,000 $1,600,000 $3,490,000 $500,000 $171,087,200
Injured Reserve Money $10,498,339 $6,063,737 $450,000 - $100,000 - - $17,112,076
Dead Money $12,074,312 $15,434,037 - - - $9,208,520 - $36,716,868
Practice Squad $2,811,900 - - - - - - $2,595,900
Total $138,130,866 $57,003,514 $19,535,146 $1,100,000 $1,700,000 $12,698,520 $500,000 $227,512,044
Cap Space $4,926,812