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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 (52) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Quinn Robert Quinn DE $12,800,000 $3,100,000 - - $100,000 $1,137,500 - ($12,812,500) $17,137,500 8.16
Jackson Eddie Jackson S $11,000,000 $2,400,000 - - $100,000 $1,590,000 - ($24,660,000) $15,090,000 7.19
Smith Roquan Smith ILB $9,735,000 - - - - - - ($9,735,000) $9,735,000 4.64
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
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
Patrick Lucas Patrick C $1,035,000 $1,482,500 - - $100,000 - - ($4,100,000) $2,617,500 1.25
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
Siemian Trevor Siemian QB $1,035,000 $500,000 - - - - $450,000 ($2,135,000) $1,985,000 0.95
Jenkins Teven Jenkins G $1,041,266 $865,063 - - - - - ($3,636,455) $1,906,329 0.91
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
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
Cruikshank Dane Cruikshank CB $1,035,000 $152,500 - - - - - ($1,047,500) $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
Mooney Darnell Mooney WR $895,000 $70,513 - - - - - ($141,026) $965,513 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
Herbert Khalil Herbert RB $825,000 $32,677 - - - - - ($98,031) $857,677 0.41
Pennel Mike Pennel DT $1,120,000 - - - - - - - $845,274 0.40
Schofield Michael Schofield G $1,057,774 - - - - - - - $845,274 0.40
Jackson Lamar Jackson CB $825,000 - - - - - - - $825,000 0.39
Smith-Marsete Ihmir Smith-Marsete WR $825,000 - - - - - - - $825,000 0.39
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
Tonges Jake Tonges TE $705,000 $2,333 - - - - - ($7,000) $707,333 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
Jonathan Kingsley Jonathan DT $705,000 - - - - - - - $705,000 0.34
Weatherford Sterling Weatherford LB $705,000 - - - - - - ($50,000) $705,000 0.34
Active Roster: $114,508,278 $88,330,999 $21,057,477 $3,548,698 - $450,000 $2,727,500 $550,000 - $114,508,278 54.55


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 (7) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Whitehair Cody Whitehair
(Knee)
G $8,000,000 $1,200,000 - $1,100,000 $100,000 $1,900,000 - ($15,608,000) $12,300,000 5.86
Pringle Byron Pringle
(Calf)
WR $1,900,000 $2,000,000 $125,000 - $100,000 - - ($4,000,000) $4,125,000 1.97
Harry N'Keal Harry
(Ankle)
WR $1,872,047 - - - - - - ($673,937) $1,872,047 0.89
Dozier Dakota Dozier
(Leg)
LT $1,120,000 - - - - - - - $895,000 0.43
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: $20,336,999 $13,997,547 $3,239,452 $125,000 $1,100,000 $200,000 $1,900,000 - - $20,336,999 9.69


2022 Non-Football Injury Cap

Cap breakdowns for players currently on a physically unable to perform, or non-football injury list. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (1) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Leatherwood Alex Leatherwood
(Illness)
RT $1,314,162 - - - - - - ($5,904,972) $1,314,162 0.63
NFI: $1,314,162 $1,314,162 - - - - - - - $1,314,162 0.63


2022 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 %
Coley Trevon Coley DT $358,200 - - - - - - - $358,200 0.17
Harris Davontae Harris CB $358,200 - - - - - - - $358,200 0.17
Peterman Nathan Peterman QB $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
Coulter Isaiah Coulter WR $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.10
Diesch Kellen Diesch T $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.10
Eiselen Dieter Eiselen G $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.10
Evans Darrynton Evans RB $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.10
Gates DeMarquis Gates OLB $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.10
Thomas A.J. Thomas S $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.10
Thomas Zach Thomas T $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
Roberson Reggie Roberson WR $172,500 - - - - - - - $172,500 0.08
Practice Squad: $3,867,900 $3,867,900 - - - - - - - $3,867,900 1.84


2022 Dead Cap

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

Player (45) 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
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
James Jesse James TE - $487,500 - - - - - - $487,500 0.23
Williams Damien Williams RB - $375,000 - - - - - - $375,000 0.18
Young Tavon Young CB $107,222 $150,000 - - $50,000 - - - $307,222 0.15
Ridley Riley Ridley WR - $170,649 - - - - - - $170,649 0.08
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
Eiselen Dieter Eiselen G $78,334 - - - - - - - $78,334 0.04
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
Evans Darrynton Evans RB $49,722 - - - - - - - $49,722 0.02
Hambright Arlington Hambright T - $49,554 - - - - - - $49,554 0.02
Thomas Zach Thomas T - $47,913 - - - - - - $47,913 0.02
Badgley Michael Badgley K $46,200 - - - - - - - $46,200 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: $62,901,497 $5,108,188 $31,762,059 $4,250,000 $1,631,250 $150,000 $20,000,000 - - $62,901,497 29.97


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 $88,330,999 $21,057,477 $3,548,698 - $450,000 $2,727,500 $550,000 $114,508,278
Injured Reserve Money $13,997,547 $3,239,452 $125,000 $1,100,000 $200,000 $1,900,000 - $20,336,999
Reserve/Non-Football Injury Money $1,314,162 - - - - - - $1,314,162
Dead Money $5,108,188 $31,762,059 $4,250,000 $1,631,250 $150,000 $20,000,000 - $62,901,497
Practice Squad $3,867,900 - - - - - - $3,867,900
Total $112,618,796 $56,058,988 $7,923,698 $2,731,250 $800,000 $24,627,500 $550,000 $202,928,836
Cap Space $6,971,164