Cincinnati Bengals

Cincinnati Bengals 2023 Salary Cap

Bengals 2023 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Cincinnati Bengals 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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After narrowly missing their second straight Super Bowl, the Cincinnati Bengals find themselves in offseason mode, with notable free agents in the secondary, a few decisions to be made with their weapons, & a gigantic contract extension for QB Joe Burrow now hanging over the franchise. READ ON
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Active Players (41) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Reader D.J. Reader DT $15,521,324 $11,000,000 $4,062,500 $258,824 0- $200,000 0- 0- ($4,062,500) $15,521,324 6.83
Hendrickson Trey Hendrickson DE $15,476,460 $9,800,000 $2,500,000 $3,176,460 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,000,000) $15,476,460 6.81
Mixon Joe Mixon RB $12,761,754 $9,400,000 $2,000,000 $411,754 0- $200,000 $750,000 0- ($5,500,000) $12,761,754 5.61
Williams Jonah Williams LT $12,604,000 $12,604,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($12,604,000) $12,604,000 5.55
Burrow Joe Burrow QB $11,515,043 $1,010,000 $5,970,025 $4,535,018 0- 0- 0- 0- ($11,515,044) $11,515,043 5.07
Hill B.J. Hill DT $10,833,333 $4,700,000 $3,333,333 $2,700,000 0- $100,000 0- 0- ($6,666,667) $10,833,333 4.77
Boyd Tyler Boyd WR $10,285,280 $8,450,000 $1,400,000 $235,280 0- $200,000 0- 0- ($1,400,000) $10,285,280 4.53
Hubbard Sam Hubbard DE $9,970,588 $7,650,000 $2,000,000 $220,588 0- $100,000 0- 0- ($6,000,000) $9,970,588 4.39
Collins La'el Collins RT $9,384,306 $4,500,000 $1,666,666 $2,117,640 0- $100,000 0- $1,000,000 ($3,333,334) $9,384,306 4.13
Cappa Alex Cappa G $8,691,180 $5,500,000 $2,250,000 $441,180 0- $500,000 0- 0- ($6,750,000) $8,691,180 3.82
Chase Ja'Marr Chase WR $8,405,357 $940,000 $4,943,571 $2,521,786 0- 0- 0- 0- ($18,211,606) $8,405,357 3.70
Awuzie Chidobe Awuzie CB $7,938,232 $6,050,000 $1,500,000 $188,232 0- $200,000 0- 0- ($1,500,000) $7,938,232 3.49
Hilton Mike Hilton CB $5,961,754 $4,350,000 $1,000,000 $411,754 0- $200,000 0- 0- ($2,000,000) $5,961,754 2.62
Karras Ted Karras C $5,541,180 $4,000,000 $1,000,000 $441,180 0- $100,000 0- 0- ($2,000,000) $5,541,180 2.44
Higgins Tee Higgins WR $3,964,416 $2,995,000 $969,416 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($969,416) $3,964,416 1.74
Wilson Logan Wilson OLB $3,034,199 $2,745,000 $289,199 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($289,199) $3,034,199 1.33
Hill Daxton Hill S $2,651,594 $1,235,319 $1,416,275 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($9,545,738) $2,651,594 1.17
Carman Jackson Carman G $2,031,804 $1,337,268 $694,536 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,389,072) $2,031,804 0.89
Wilson Brandon Wilson S $2,000,000 $1,900,000 0- 0- 0- $100,000 0- 0- 0- $2,000,000 0.88
Tupou Josh Tupou DT $1,570,588 $1,300,000 $150,000 $70,588 0- $50,000 0- 0- ($150,000) $1,570,588 0.69
Ossai Joseph Ossai LB $1,416,168 $1,132,056 $284,112 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($568,224) $1,416,168 0.62
Taylor-Britt Cam Taylor-Britt CB $1,352,892 $975,578 $377,314 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,131,942) $1,352,892 0.60
Davis-Gaither Akeem Davis-Gaither OLB $1,214,378 $1,010,000 $204,378 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($204,378) $1,214,378 0.53
Morgan Stanley Morgan WR $1,180,000 $1,080,000 $50,000 0- 0- $50,000 0- 0- ($50,000) $1,180,000 0.52
Carter Zach Carter DE $1,154,531 $935,906 $218,625 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($655,875) $1,154,531 0.51
Asiasi Devin Asiasi TE $1,138,000 $1,138,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $1,138,000 0.50
Sample Cameron Sample DE $1,137,036 $940,000 $197,036 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($394,072) $1,137,036 0.50
Smith D'ante Smith G $1,064,836 $940,000 $124,836 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($249,672) $1,064,836 0.47
Adeniji Hakeem Adeniji LT $1,062,971 $1,010,000 $52,971 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($52,971) $1,062,971 0.47
Bailey Markus Bailey ILB $1,038,424 $1,010,000 $28,424 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($28,424) $1,038,424 0.46
Volson Cordell Volson G $1,034,221 $870,000 $164,221 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($492,663) $1,034,221 0.46
McPherson Evan McPherson K $1,025,928 $940,000 $85,928 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($171,856) $1,025,928 0.45
Hill Trey Hill C $988,088 $940,000 $48,088 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($96,176) $988,088 0.43
Evans Chris Evans RB $983,222 $940,000 $43,222 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($86,444) $983,222 0.43
Anderson Tycen Anderson S $946,521 $870,000 $76,521 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($229,563) $946,521 0.42
Irwin Trenton Irwin WR $940,000 $940,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $940,000 0.41
Tufele Jay Tufele DT $940,000 $940,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $940,000 0.41
Gunter Jeffrey Gunter DE $889,510 $870,000 $19,510 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($58,530) $889,510 0.39
Chrisman Drue Chrisman P $870,000 $870,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $870,000 0.38
George Allan George CB $870,000 $870,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $870,000 0.38
Brown Ben Brown C $756,666 $750,000 $6,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($13,334) $756,666 0.33
Active Roster: $182,145,784 $121,438,127 $39,127,373 $17,730,284 - $2,100,000 $750,000 $1,000,000 - $182,145,784 80.14

 

2023 Projected Draft Pool Cap

Estimated cap dollars necessary to sign upcoming draft picks (not included in the cap figure yet)

Player (1) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit (Total) Cap Hit (Top 51)
Round 1, Pick #29 Round 1, Pick #29 $2,393,447 $705,000 $1,688,447 - - - - - - $2,393,447 $2,393,447
Projected Draft Pool: $2,393,447 $2,393,447 $2,393,447


2023 Dead Cap

These cap figures derive from the trade or release of players from the active roster or practice squad. All count toward the team total.

Player (18) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
ShelvinTyler Shelvin DT $368,282 - $368,282 - - - - - - $368,282 0.16
KareemKhalid Kareem DE $88,619 - $88,619 - - - - - - $88,619 0.04
HubertWyatt Hubert DE $78,156 - $78,156 - - - - - - $78,156 0.03
TisdaleTariqious Tisdale DT $13,334 - $13,334 - - - - - - $13,334 0.01
HeilighJaivon Heiligh WR $11,667 - $11,667 - - - - - - $11,667 0.01
CochranDevin Cochran T $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.00
HicksClarence Hicks LB $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.00
LassiterKwamie Lassiter WR $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.00
WellsCarson Wells LB $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
AdomitisCal Adomitis LS $6,000 - $6,000 - - - - - - $6,000 0.00
RiggJustin Rigg TE $5,000 - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
HoodDelonte Hood CB $2,667 - $2,667 - - - - - - $2,667 0.00
PryorKendric Pryor WR $2,000 - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
Radley-HilesBrendan Radley-Hiles CB $2,000 - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
JonesShermari Jones RB $1,667 - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
NoelDesmond Noel G $1,667 - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
GeorgeAllan George CB $667 - $667 - - - - - - $667 0.00
SorensonJack Sorenson WR $667 - $667 - - - - - - $667 0.00
Dead Money: $619,060 - $619,060 - - - - - - $619,060 0.27

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 $2,498,443
Adjustment $0
Adjusted Salary Cap $227,298,443
All Contracts $121,438,127 $39,127,373 $17,730,284 - $2,100,000 $750,000 $1,000,000 $182,145,784
Top 51 Contracts $121,438,127 $39,127,373 $17,730,284 - $2,100,000 $750,000 $1,000,000 $182,145,784
Dead Money - $619,060 - - - - - $619,060
Total (All) $121,438,127 $39,746,433 $17,730,284 - $2,100,000 $750,000 $1,000,000 $182,764,844
Total (w/Top 51) $121,438,127 $39,746,433 $17,730,284 - $2,100,000 $750,000 $1,000,000 $182,764,844
Cap Space (w/All) $44,533,599
Cap Space (w/Top 51) $44,533,599