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Cincinnati Bengals

Cincinnati Bengals 2020 Salary Cap

Bengals 2020 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Cincinnati Bengals 2020 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Bengals – The Athletic

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Active Players (81) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Green A.J. Green WR $18,171,000 $17,971,000 0- 0- 0- $200,000 0- 0- ($18,065,000) $18,171,000 8.72
Atkins Geno Atkins DT $14,200,000 $11,100,000 $2,600,000 $200,000 0- $300,000 0- 0- ($7,800,000) $14,200,000 6.81
Dunlap Carlos Dunlap DE $10,987,500 $7,800,000 $2,250,000 $437,500 0- $500,000 0- 0- ($4,500,000) $10,987,500 5.27
Reader D.J. Reader DT $10,062,500 $2,000,000 $4,062,500 $4,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($20,250,000) $10,062,500 4.83
Waynes Trae Waynes CB $10,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($15,000,000) $10,000,000 4.80
Jackson William Jackson CB $9,954,000 $9,954,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($9,954,000) $9,954,000 4.78
Boyd Tyler Boyd WR $8,050,000 $4,200,000 $1,400,000 $2,250,000 0- $200,000 0- 0- ($11,800,000) $8,050,000 3.86
Hart Bobby Hart RT $6,850,000 $2,850,000 $1,000,000 $1,500,000 0- $500,000 0- $1,000,000 ($3,000,000) $6,850,000 3.29
Burrow Joe Burrow QB $6,580,025 $610,000 $5,970,025 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($36,190,137) $6,580,025 3.16
Uzomah C.J. Uzomah TE $5,883,333 $3,050,000 $1,083,333 $1,650,000 0- $100,000 0- 0- ($3,416,668) $5,883,333 2.82
Hopkins Trey Hopkins C $5,575,000 $2,550,000 $1,125,000 $1,700,000 0- $200,000 0- 0- ($4,875,000) $5,575,000 2.67
Ross John Ross WR $5,445,956 $2,798,981 $2,646,975 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,445,956) $5,445,956 2.61
Bell Vonn Bell FS $5,000,000 $3,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,000,000) $5,000,000 2.40
Williams Shawn Williams SS $4,885,000 $3,935,000 $400,000 $250,000 0- $300,000 0- 0- ($400,000) $4,885,000 2.34
Bernard Giovani Bernard RB $4,766,666 $3,100,000 $666,666 $800,000 0- $200,000 0- 0- ($1,333,334) $4,766,666 2.29
Williams Jonah Williams LT $4,006,856 $1,296,371 $2,710,485 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($14,424,681) $4,006,856 1.92
Alexander Mackensie Alexander CB $3,953,125 $2,250,000 $1,500,000 $203,125 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,500,000) $3,953,125 1.90
Price Billy Price C $3,194,315 $1,544,772 $1,649,543 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($4,843,861) $3,194,315 1.53
Huber Kevin Huber P $3,050,000 $2,500,000 $350,000 0- 0- $50,000 0- $150,000 ($350,000) $3,050,000 1.46
Lawson Carl Lawson DE $2,296,155 $2,133,000 $163,155 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($163,155) $2,296,155 1.10
Su'a-Filo Xavier Su'a-Filo G $2,270,833 $1,000,000 $333,333 $937,500 0- 0- 0- 0- ($333,333) $2,270,833 1.09
Carter Cethan Carter TE $2,133,000 $2,133,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $2,133,000 1.02
Redmond Alex Redmond G $2,133,000 $2,133,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $2,133,000 1.02
Wilson Brandon Wilson CB $2,133,000 $2,133,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $2,133,000 1.02
Erickson Alex Erickson WR $2,066,668 $1,600,000 $166,668 $200,000 0- $100,000 0- 0- ($166,668) $2,066,668 0.99
Bullock Randy Bullock K $1,875,000 $1,525,000 $250,000 0- 0- $100,000 0- 0- ($250,000) $1,875,000 0.90
Mixon Joe Mixon RB $1,734,149 $1,208,206 $525,943 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($525,943) $1,734,149 0.83
Sims LeShaun Sims CB $1,681,250 $1,100,000 $250,000 $331,250 0- 0- 0- 0- ($250,000) $1,681,250 0.81
Bynes Josh Bynes ILB $1,600,000 $1,050,000 0- $550,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $1,600,000 0.77
Higgins Tee Higgins WR $1,579,416 $610,000 $969,416 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,882,518) $1,579,416 0.76
Bates III Jessie Bates III FS $1,349,403 $929,801 $419,602 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($839,206) $1,349,403 0.65
Sample Drew Sample TE $1,251,431 $745,286 $506,145 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,263,721) $1,251,431 0.60
Harris Clark Harris LS $1,130,000 $1,050,000 $60,000 0- 0- $20,000 0- 0- ($60,000) $1,130,000 0.54
Hubbard Sam Hubbard DE $982,300 $750,000 $232,300 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($464,600) $982,300 0.47
Pratt Germaine Pratt OLB $947,776 $684,555 $263,221 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($789,663) $947,776 0.45
Wilson Logan Wilson OLB $899,199 $610,000 $289,199 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,156,796) $899,199 0.43
McTyer Torry McTyer CB $875,000 $825,000 $25,000 $25,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($25,000) $875,000 0.42
Finley Ryan Finley QB $872,414 $675,000 $197,414 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($592,242) $872,414 0.42
Evans Jordan Evans ILB $864,128 $825,000 $39,128 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($39,128) $864,128 0.41
Thomas Mike Thomas WR $850,000 $825,000 0- $25,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($25,000) $850,000 0.41
Wren Renell Wren DT $845,649 $675,000 $170,649 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($511,947) $845,649 0.41
Mabin Greg Mabin CB $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.40
Perine Samaje Perine RB $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.40
Davis-Gaither Akeem Davis-Gaither OLB $814,378 $610,000 $204,378 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($817,512) $814,378 0.39
Phillips Darius Phillips CB $804,388 $750,000 $54,388 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($108,777) $804,388 0.39
Jordan Michael Jordan G $797,098 $675,000 $122,098 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($366,294) $797,098 0.38
Brown Tony Brown CB $750,000 $750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $750,000 0.36
Calitro Austin Calitro ILB $750,000 $750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $750,000 0.36
Schreck Mason Schreck TE $750,000 $750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $750,000 0.36
Tate Auden Tate WR $750,000 $750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $750,000 0.36
Williams Trayveon Williams RB $720,496 $675,000 $45,496 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($136,488) $720,496 0.35
Kareem Khalid Kareem DE $698,619 $88,619 $610,000 $88,619 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($354,476) $698,619 $88,619 0.34
Dugas O’Shea Dugas G $676,833 $1,833 $675,000 $1,833 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,667) $676,833 $1,833 0.32
Dolegala Jacob Dolegala QB $676,666 $1,666 $675,000 $1,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,334) $676,666 $1,666 0.32
Akinmoladun Freedom Akinmoladun DE $675,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $675,000 0.32
Brown Andrew Brown DE $675,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $675,000 0.32
Franks Jordan Franks TE $675,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $675,000 0.32
Henderson Trayvon Henderson SS $675,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $675,000 0.32
Johnson Fred Johnson LT $675,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $675,000 0.32
Morgan Stanley Morgan WR $675,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $675,000 0.32
Willis Damion Willis WR $675,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $675,000 0.32
Adeniji Hakeem Adeniji LT $662,971 $52,971 $610,000 $52,971 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($211,884) $662,971 $52,971 0.32
Anderson Rodney Anderson RB $641,839 $31,839 $610,000 $31,839 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($95,517) $641,839 $31,839 0.31
Rose Winston Rose CB $640,000 $30,000 $610,000 $10,000 0- 0- $20,000 0- 0- ($20,000) $640,000 $30,000 0.31
Bailey Markus Bailey OLB $638,424 $28,424 $610,000 $28,424 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($113,696) $638,424 $28,424 0.31
Clark Tyler Clark DT $613,333 $3,333 $610,000 $3,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,000) $613,333 $3,333 0.29
Dishon Trey Dishon DT $612,000 $2,000 $610,000 $2,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($6,000) $612,000 $2,000 0.29
Cordasco Clay Cordasco G $611,666 $1,666 $610,000 $1,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,000) $611,666 $1,666 0.29
Knipfel Josh Knipfel RT $611,666 $1,666 $610,000 $1,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,000) $611,666 $1,666 0.29
Spears Jr. Marcel Spears Jr. OLB $611,666 $1,666 $610,000 $1,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,000) $611,666 $1,666 0.29
Washington Scotty Washington WR $611,666 $1,666 $610,000 $1,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,000) $611,666 $1,666 0.29
Whaley Devwah Whaley RB $611,666 $1,666 $610,000 $1,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,000) $611,666 $1,666 0.29
Wilcox Mitchell Wilcox TE $610,333 $333 $610,000 $333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,000) $610,333 $333 0.29
Boehringer Moritz Boehringer TE $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.29
Godsil Dan Godsil LS $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.29
Irwin Trenton Irwin WR $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.29
Lodge DaMarkus Lodge WR $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.29
Patrick Jacques Patrick RB $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.29
Sheldon Brady Sheldon OLB $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.29
Vizcaino Tristan Vizcaino K $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.29
Allen Brandon Allen QB 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0.00
Active Roster: $199,295,755 $138,364,972 $40,931,408 $16,059,375 - $2,790,000 - $1,150,000 - $199,295,755 95.61


2020 Non-Football Injury Cap

Players who have suffered a non-football related injury. They do not count against the active roster, but their cap hit does.

Player (1) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
FutrellKendall Futrell DE $613,333 $610,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $613,333 0.29


2020 Exempt/Commissioner’s Permission List

These players do not count toward a team's active roster, but their cap figure does.

Player (2) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
PrinceIsaiah Prince RT - - - - - - - - - - 0.00
TupouJosh Tupou DT - - - - - - - - - - 0.00

 

2020 Projected Draft Pool Cap

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

Player (7) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit
Round 1, Pick #1Joe Burrow Round 1, Pick #1 QB $6,580,025 - - - - - - - - $6,580,025
Round 2, Pick #33Tee Higgins Round 2, Pick #33 WR $1,579,415 - - - - - - - - $1,579,415
Round 3, Pick #65Logan Wilson Round 3, Pick #65 LB $899,199 - - - - - - - - $899,199
Round 4, Pick #107Akeem Davis-Gaither Round 4, Pick #107 LB $814,378 - - - - - - - - $814,378
Round 5, Pick #147Khalid Kareem Round 5, Pick #147 DE $698,619 - - - - - - - - $698,619
Round 6, Pick #180Hakeem Adeniji Round 6, Pick #180 G $662,971 - - - - - - - - $662,971
Round 7, Pick #215Markus Bailey Round 7, Pick #215 LB $638,424 - - - - - - - - $638,424
Projected Draft Pool: $11,873,031 $11,873,031


2020 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 (22) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
KirkpatrickDre Kirkpatrick CB $2,800,000 - $2,800,000 - - - - - - $2,800,000 1.34
MillerJohn Miller G $2,666,667 - $2,666,667 - - - - - - $2,666,667 1.28
BrownPreston Brown ILB $1,666,667 - $1,666,667 - - - - - - $1,666,667 0.80
WebbB.W. Webb CB $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 - - - - - - $1,000,000 0.48
JeffersonMalik Jefferson OLB $461,864 - $461,864 - - - - - - $461,864 0.22
WillisJordan Willis DE $226,100 - $226,100 - - - - - - $226,100 0.11
MaloneJosh Malone WR $148,382 - $148,382 - - - - - - $148,382 0.07
HarrisDavontae Harris CB $144,287 - $144,287 - - - - - - $144,287 0.07
GlasgowRyan Glasgow DT $104,912 - $104,912 - - - - - - $104,912 0.05
DavisDeshaun Davis LB $95,517 - $95,517 - - - - - - $95,517 0.05
BrownJordan Brown CB $75,567 - $75,567 - - - - - - $75,567 0.04
TaylorRod Taylor G $34,534 - $34,534 - - - - - - $34,534 0.02
SchreckMason Schreck TE $16,068 - $16,068 - - - - - - $16,068 0.01
WillisDamion Willis WR $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.00
AkinsCurtis Akins LB $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
MorganStanley Morgan WR $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
SutherlandKeaton Sutherland T $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
ChesleyAnthony Chesley CB $4,000 - $4,000 - - - - - - $4,000 0.00
HendersonTrayvon Henderson S $2,000 - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
KinnelTyree Kinnel S $2,000 - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
EllisJordan Ellis RB $1,334 - $1,334 - - - - - - $1,334 0.00
SwannIsaiah Swann CB $666 - $666 - - - - - - $666 0.00
Dead Money: $9,480,566 - $9,480,566 - - - - - - $9,480,566 4.55

2020 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2020 NFL Salary Cap $198,200,000
2019 Rollover Cap $10,247,093
Adjustment $0
Adjusted Salary Cap $208,447,093
All Contracts $138,364,972 $40,931,408 $16,059,375 - $2,790,000 - $1,150,000 $199,295,755
Top 51 Contracts $120,089,972 $40,702,060 $16,059,375 - $2,770,000 - $1,150,000 $181,020,755
Reserve/Non-Football Injury Money $610,000 $3,333 - - - - - $613,333
Dead Money - $9,480,566 - - - - - $9,480,566
Total (All) $138,974,972 $50,415,307 $16,059,375 - $2,790,000 - $1,150,000 $209,389,654
Total (w/Top 51) $120,699,972 $50,185,959 $16,059,375 - $2,770,000 - $1,150,000 $191,114,654
Cap Space (w/All) $-942,561
Cap Space (w/Top 51) $17,332,439