Chicago Bears

Chicago Bears Multi-Year Financial Summary

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

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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   $161,867,444 $162,945,616 $132,088,106 $93,834,724 $9,710,271
Signed Players   62 32 28 17 8
Quarterbacks   $15,097,931 $19,955,748 $7,646,897 $6,004,713
Running Backs   $6,793,140 $8,209,222 $8,597,677 $1,212,677
Fullbacks  
Wide Receivers   $23,401,066 $965,513 $1,080,513
Tight Ends   $9,074,722 $7,214,167 $3,738,611 $1,327,500
Offensive Line   $18,107,500 $16,614,599 $18,160,865 $17,057,130
Defensive Line   $27,434,465 $19,880,028 $17,125,128 $2,523,954
Linebackers   $43,090,847 $67,857,501 $52,002,502 $46,318,750
Secondary   $15,230,273 $19,073,838 $20,485,913 $18,390,000
Special Teams   $3,637,500 $3,175,000 $3,250,000 $1,000,000
Injured Reserve   $24,935,312
Suspended  
Dead   $24,521,305 $3,210,924


Roster Cap Figures

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

Quarterbacks Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Nick Foles QB $6,666,666 $10,666,667 0UFA 0- 0-
Andy Dalton QB $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $2,500,000 0- 0-
Justin Fields QB $3,431,265 $4,289,081 $5,146,897 $6,004,713 0-
 
Running Backs Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Tarik Cohen RB $3,250,000 $5,750,000 $7,500,000 0UFA 0-
Damien Williams RB $1,125,000 $375,000 $125,000 $125,000 0-
David Montgomery RB $1,111,577 $1,226,545 0UFA 0- 0-
Khalil Herbert RB $692,677 $857,677 $972,677 $1,087,677 0UFA
Ryan Nall RB $613,886 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Wide Receivers Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Allen Robinson WR $17,980,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Jakeem Grant WR $1,555,555 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Marquise Goodwin WR $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Damiere Byrd WR $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Darnell Mooney WR $850,513 $965,513 $1,080,513 0UFA 0-
Jesper Horsted WR $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Rodney Adams WR $259,998 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Tight Ends Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Jimmy Graham TE $5,340,000 $4,660,000 $1,165,000 $1,165,000 $1,165,000
Cole Kmet TE $1,722,222 $2,066,667 $2,411,111 0UFA 0-
Jesse James TE $1,162,500 $487,500 $162,500 $162,500 0-
J.P. Holtz TE $850,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Offensive Line Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Cody Whitehair C $5,200,000 $12,300,000 $14,100,000 $13,250,000 $1,100,000
James Daniels G $2,966,667 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Germain Ifedi RT $2,750,000 $1,500,000 $750,000 0- 0-
Teven Jenkins T $1,525,063 $1,906,329 $2,287,595 $2,668,860 0UFA
Jason Peters LT $1,525,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Elijah Wilkinson LT $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Alex Bars G $850,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Sam Mustipher C $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Lachavious Simmons RT $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Larry Borom RT $743,270 $908,270 $1,023,270 $1,138,270 0UFA
 
Defensive Line Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Akiem Hicks DE $12,000,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Eddie Goldman DT $7,800,000 $11,810,000 $11,390,000 0UFA 0-
Bilal Nichols DE $2,257,872 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Angelo Blackson DE $2,000,000 $3,000,000 $500,000 0- 0-
Mario Edwards DE $1,604,019 $4,224,116 $4,274,216 $1,448,042 $724,021
Khyiris Tonga DT $680,912 $845,912 $960,912 $1,075,912 0UFA
Cassius Marsh DE $477,776 0- 0- 0- 0-
Margus Hunt DE $330,554 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Bruce Irvin DE $283,332 0- 0- 0- 0-
 
Linebackers Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Khalil Mack OLB $14,646,000 $30,150,000 $28,500,000 $26,250,000 $3,000,000
Robert Quinn OLB $11,287,500 $17,137,500 $18,237,500 $17,237,500 0UFA
Roquan Smith ILB $6,049,099 $9,735,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Danny Trevathan ILB $5,007,352 $5,931,250 $2,431,250 $2,431,250 $1,631,250
Jeremiah Attaochu OLB $1,650,000 $3,100,000 $800,000 $400,000 0-
Joel Iyiegbuniwe ILB $1,089,645 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Christian Jones ILB $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Trevis Gipson OLB $861,418 $976,418 $1,091,418 0UFA 0-
Alec Ogletree ILB $850,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Caleb Johnson ILB $662,333 $827,333 $942,334 0RFA 0-
 
Secondary Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Eddie Jackson FS $5,090,000 $15,090,000 $17,090,000 $18,140,000 $1,590,000
Tashaun Gipson FS $1,805,000 $250,000 $250,000 $250,000 0-
Jaylon Johnson CB $1,470,175 $1,764,210 $2,058,245 0UFA 0-
Deon Bush S $990,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
DeAndre Houston-Carson S $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Duke Shelley CB $881,960 $996,960 0UFA 0- 0-
Xavier Crawford CB $881,306 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Kindle Vildor CB $857,668 $972,668 $1,087,668 0UFA 0-
Artie Burns CB $850,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Marqui Christian S $850,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Jalen Tabor CB $566,664 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Special Teams Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Cairo Santos K $1,575,000 $3,175,000 $3,250,000 $1,000,000 $500,000
Pat O'Donnell P $1,075,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Patrick Scales LS $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
   

Dead Payroll Figures

Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Breshad Perriman WR $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Kyle Fuller CB $9,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Bobby Massie RT $3,900,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Buster Skrine CB $3,300,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Charles Leno LT $2,294,000 $2,788,000 0- 0- 0-
Trey Burton TE $1,750,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Anthony Miller WR $493,400 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jordan Lucas S $340,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Sam Kamara DT $204,063 $4,667 0- 0- 0-
Nsimba Webster WR $188,888 0- 0- 0- 0-
Riley Ridley WR $170,649 $170,649 0- 0- 0-
Isaiah Coulter WR $165,332 0- 0- 0- 0-
Margus Hunt DE $157,722 0- 0- 0- 0-
Arlington Hambright T $123,310 $49,554 0- 0- 0-
Dieter Eiselen G $119,332 0- 0- 0- 0-
Rodney Adams WR $110,400 0- 0- 0- 0-
Alex Taylor T $110,001 0- 0- 0- 0-
Charles Snowden DE $105,000 $10,000 0- 0- 0-
Ryan Nall RB $84,022 0- 0- 0- 0-
Ledarius Mack DE $83,666 0- 0- 0- 0-
Lachavious Simmons T $74,322 0- 0- 0- 0-
Cassius Marsh DE $73,722 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jon’Vea Johnson WR $73,600 0- 0- 0- 0-
Tre Roberson CB $62,500 0- 0- 0- 0-
Artavis Pierce RB $61,733 0- 0- 0- 0-
Josh Woods LB $56,422 0- 0- 0- 0-
Brian Johnson K $55,200 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jalen Tabor CB $55,200 0- 0- 0- 0-
Damion Square DT $47,222 0- 0- 0- 0-
Sam Kamara DT $46,000 $4,667 0- 0- 0-
Marqui Christian S $35,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Thomas Graham Jr. CB $32,677 $98,031 0- 0- 0-
Dazz Newsome WR $32,677 $65,354 0- 0- 0-
Daniel Archibong DT $31,666 $3,334 0- 0- 0-
Dareuan Parker G $29,266 $3,334 0- 0- 0-
Bruce Irvin DE $28,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Chris Thompson RB $28,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Javon Wims WR $23,978 0- 0- 0- 0-
Rashad Smith LB $18,400 0- 0- 0- 0-
Alex Taylor T $18,400 0- 0- 0- 0-
Thomas Schaffer DT $18,333 $6,667 0- 0- 0-
Margus Hunt DE $14,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Auzoyah Alufohai DT $9,200 0- 0- 0- 0-
Trevon McSwain DT $8,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
LaCale London DE $6,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Badara Traore T $6,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Rashad Smith LB $5,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Keandre Jones LB $4,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Artavis Pierce RB $4,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Ahmad Wagner WR $4,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Lee Autry DT $3,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
C.J. Marable RB $1,000 $2,000 0- 0- 0-
Napolean Maxwell RB $1,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Khalil McClain WR $1,000 $2,000 0- 0- 0-
Scooter Harrington TE $333 $6,667 0- 0- 0-
Dionte Ruffin CB $333 $667 0- 0- 0-