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Dallas Cowboys 2022 Salary Cap

Cowboys 2022 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Dallas Cowboys 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 (53) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Prescott Dak Prescott QB $1,600,000 $13,200,000 - - - $4,930,000 - ($108,800,000) $19,730,000 8.96
Elliott Ezekiel Elliott RB $12,400,000 $1,500,000 - $2,600,000 - $1,720,000 - ($30,080,000) $18,220,000 8.27
Lawrence DeMarcus Lawrence DE $3,000,000 $8,000,000 - - - $3,000,000 - ($49,000,000) $14,000,000 6.35
Martin Zack Martin G $1,641,000 $4,000,000 - - - $6,390,000 - ($27,250,000) $12,031,000 5.46
Schultz Dalton Schultz TE $10,931,000 - - - - - - ($10,931,000) $10,931,000 4.96
Brown Anthony Brown CB $5,000,000 $1,500,000 - - - - - ($1,500,000) $6,500,000 2.95
Gallup Michael Gallup WR $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $529,412 - - - - ($23,000,000) $4,529,412 2.06
Parsons Micah Parsons ILB $1,436,354 $2,445,417 - - - - - ($13,974,375) $3,881,771 1.76
Lamb CeeDee Lamb WR $1,883,637 $1,937,275 - - - - - ($8,278,643) $3,820,912 1.73
Kearse Jayron Kearse S $1,500,000 $1,750,000 $470,576 - - - - ($5,000,000) $3,720,576 1.69
Armstrong Dorance Armstrong DE $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $382,356 - - - - ($6,000,000) $3,382,356 1.54
Fowler Jr. Dante Fowler Jr. DE $1,500,000 $1,000,000 $411,754 - - - - ($1,000,000) $2,911,754 1.32
McGovern Connor McGovern G $2,540,000 $220,527 - - - - - ($220,527) $2,760,527 1.25
Hooker Malik Hooker S $1,300,000 $850,000 $441,180 - - - - ($2,000,000) $2,591,180 1.18
Smith Tyler Smith LT $705,000 $1,729,386 - - - - - ($13,389,122) $2,434,386 1.11
Anger Bryan Anger P $1,400,000 $800,000 - - - - - ($3,800,000) $2,200,000 1.00
Vander Esch Leighton Vander Esch LB $1,250,000 $500,000 $250,000 - - - - ($1,750,000) $2,000,000 0.91
Barr Anthony Barr OLB $1,250,000 $500,000 $161,765 - - - - - $1,911,764 0.87
Peters Jason Peters LT $995,556 $765,000 $66,176 - - - - ($1,760,555) $1,826,731 0.83
Joseph Kelvin Joseph CB $1,013,689 $754,757 - - - - - ($3,277,960) $1,768,446 0.80
Diggs Trevon Diggs CB $1,184,628 $539,256 - - - - - ($1,078,512) $1,723,884 0.78
Goodwin C.J. Goodwin CB $1,500,000 - - - - - - - $1,500,000 0.68
Gallimore Neville Gallimore DT $1,035,495 $240,991 - - - - - ($481,982) $1,276,486 0.58
Odighizuwa Osa Odighizuwa DT $891,190 $264,762 - - - - - ($794,286) $1,155,952 0.52
Pollard Tony Pollard RB $965,000 $166,945 - - - - - ($166,945) $1,131,945 0.51
Williams Sam Williams DT $705,000 $426,682 - - - - - ($2,694,649) $1,131,682 0.51
Golston Chauncey Golston DE $883,481 $233,925 - - - - - ($701,775) $1,117,406 0.51
Gifford Luke Gifford LB $965,000 $150,000 - - - - - ($150,000) $1,115,000 0.51
Wright Nahshon Wright CB $877,539 $210,155 - - - - - ($630,465) $1,087,694 0.49
Brown Noah Brown WR $1,035,000 $152,500 - - - - - ($152,500) $1,047,500 0.48
Biadasz Tyler Biadasz C $895,000 $123,600 - - - - - ($247,200) $1,018,600 0.46
Cox Jabril Cox OLB $825,000 $192,813 - - - - - ($578,439) $1,017,813 0.46
Wilson Donovan Wilson S $965,000 $31,839 - - - - - ($31,839) $996,839 0.45
Tolbert Jalen Tolbert WR $705,000 $228,767 - - - - - ($915,068) $933,767 0.42
Maher Brett Maher K $911,387 - - - - - - - $911,387 0.41
Steele Terence Steele RT $895,000 $3,334 - - - - - ($3,334) $898,334 0.41
Ferguson Jake Ferguson TE $705,000 $176,221 - - - - - ($704,884) $881,221 0.40
Bohanna Quinton Bohanna DT $825,000 $47,118 - - - - - ($141,354) $872,118 0.40
Mukuamu Israel Mukuamu CB $825,000 $32,677 - - - - - ($98,031) $857,677 0.39
Rush Cooper Rush QB $1,035,000 - - - - - - - $845,278 0.38
Ball Josh Ball T $705,000 $124,836 - - - - - ($374,508) $829,836 0.38
Bland DaRon Bland CB $705,000 $76,197 - - - - - ($304,788) $781,197 0.35
Hankins Johnathan Hankins DT $684,444 - $38,000 - - - - ($325,000) $722,444 0.33
Bell Markquese Bell S $705,000 $5,000 - - - - - ($215,000) $710,000 0.32
Hendershot Peyton Hendershot TE $705,000 $5,000 - - - - - ($165,000) $710,000 0.32
Turpin Kavontae Turpin WR $705,000 - - - - - - - $705,000 0.32
Clark Damone Clark LB $643,889 $60,638 - - - - - ($242,552) $704,527 0.32
Overton Matt Overton LS $1,120,000 - - - - - - - $646,386 0.29
Watkins Carlos Watkins DE $1,035,000 - - - - - - - $596,664 0.27
Denbow Trevor Denbow S $582,782 $5,000 - - - - - ($25,000) $587,782 0.27
McKeon Sean McKeon TE $895,000 - - - - - - - $546,942 0.25
Davis Malik Davis RB $705,000 - - - - - - - $430,833 0.20
Grier Will Grier QB $214,444 - - - - - - - $214,444 0.10
Active Roster: $150,858,453 $82,880,515 $48,450,618 $2,751,219 $2,600,000 - $16,040,000 - - $150,858,453 68.48


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 (13) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Smith Tyron Smith
(Knee)
LT $13,500,000 - - - - $4,005,000 - ($12,015,000) $17,505,000 7.95
Lewis Jourdan Lewis
(Foot)
CB $3,000,000 $1,166,667 $470,588 - - - - ($2,333,334) $4,637,255 2.10
Washington James Washington
(Foot)
WR $1,035,000 $152,500 - - - - - ($1,047,500) $1,047,500 0.48
McQuaide Jake McQuaide
(Arm)
LS $1,120,000 - - - - - - - $895,000 0.41
Dowdle Rico Dowdle
(Ankle)
RB $825,000 $3,334 - - - - - ($3,334) $828,334 0.38
Farniok Matt Farniok
(Hamstring)
C $598,887 $25,675 - - - - - ($77,025) $624,561 0.28
Fehoko Simi Fehoko
(Shoulder)
WR $557,776 $60,038 - - - - - ($180,114) $617,814 0.28
Waletzko Matt Waletzko
(Shoulder)
T $521,669 $80,873 - - - - - ($323,492) $602,541 0.27
Harper Devin Harper
(Achilles)
LB $536,947 $44,380 - - - - - ($177,520) $581,326 0.26
Bond Devante Bond
(Knee)
OLB $505,000 - - - - - - - $505,000 0.23
Taylor -Stuart Isaac Taylor -Stuart
(Ankle)
CB $430,000 $1,666 - - - - - ($70,000) $431,666 0.20
Bunting Ian Bunting
(Neck)
TE $430,000 - - - - - - - $430,000 0.20
Lindstrom Alec Lindstrom
(Undisclosed)
C $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.09
Injured Reserve: $28,912,997 $23,267,279 $1,535,133 $470,588 - - $4,005,000 - - $28,912,997 13.12


2022 Practice Squad

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

Player (17) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Jefferson Malik Jefferson OLB $358,200 - - - - - - - $358,200 0.16
Alarcon Isaac Alarcon OL $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.09
Collins Aviante Collins T $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.09
Coyle Tyler Coyle S $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.09
Drummond Dontario Drummond WR $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.09
Ollison Qadree Ollison RB $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.09
Shepley Dakoda Shepley G $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.09
Smith Brandon Smith WR $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.09
Thomas Juanyeh Thomas S $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.09
Houston Dennis Houston WR $184,000 - - - - - - - $184,000 0.08
Sheffield Kendall Sheffield CB $169,400 - - - - - - - $169,400 0.08
Green Seth Green TE $149,500 - - - - - - - $149,500 0.07
McKinley Takkarist McKinley DE $123,200 - - - - - - - $123,200 0.06
Taylor Alex Taylor T $103,500 - - - - - - - $103,500 0.05
Alexander Mackensie Alexander CB $99,500 - - - - - - - $99,500 0.05
Callaway Antonio Callaway WR $92,000 - - - - - - - $92,000 0.04
Hoffman Brock Hoffman C $92,000 - - - - - - - $92,000 0.04
Practice Squad: $3,027,300 $3,027,300 - - - - - - - $3,027,300 1.37


2022 Dead Cap

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

Player (60) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Smith Jaylon Smith ILB - $2,000,000 - $4,800,000 - - - - $6,800,000 3.09
Cooper Amari Cooper WR - $6,000,000 - - - - - - $6,000,000 2.72
Collins La'el Collins RT - $1,800,000 - $700,000 - $2,434,029 - - $4,934,029 2.24
Basham Tarell Basham OLB $1,750,000 $1,250,000 - - - - - - $3,000,000 1.36
Jarwin Blake Jarwin TE - $2,000,000 - - - - - - $2,000,000 0.91
Neal Keanu Neal SS - $2,000,000 - - - - - - $2,000,000 0.91
Hill Trysten Hill DT $515,648 $391,945 - - - - - - $907,593 0.41
Goodwin C.J. Goodwin CB - $400,000 - - - - - - $400,000 0.18
Robinson Reggie Robinson CB - $364,636 - - - - - - $364,636 0.17
Zuerlein Greg Zuerlein K - $333,334 - - - - - - $333,334 0.15
Watkins Carlos Watkins DE $176,900 $152,500 - - - - - - $329,400 0.15
Sprinkle Jeremy Sprinkle TE $117,778 $152,500 - - - - - - $270,278 0.12
Davis Malik Davis RB $258,834 $3,333 - - - - - - $262,167 0.12
McKeon Sean McKeon TE $229,666 $4,000 - - - - - - $233,666 0.11
Grier Will Grier QB $186,822 - - - - - - - $186,822 0.08
Thomas Juanyeh Thomas S $150,000 $5,000 - - - - - - $155,000 0.07
McQuaide Jake McQuaide LS - $152,500 - - - - - - $152,500 0.07
Tafua Mika Tafua DE $142,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $143,666 0.07
Lindstrom Alec Lindstrom C $139,167 $4,166 - - - - - - $143,333 0.07
Ridgeway John Ridgeway DT $78,333 $60,638 - - - - - - $138,971 0.06
Shepley Dakoda Shepley G $137,499 - - - - - - - $137,499 0.06
Mosely Quandre Mosely CB $121,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $122,666 0.06
Anae Bradlee Anae DE - $118,886 - - - - - - $118,886 0.05
Ollison Qadree Ollison RB $107,222 - - - - - - - $107,222 0.05
Drummond Dontario Drummond WR $100,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $103,333 0.05
Empey James Empey C $100,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $103,333 0.05
Collins Aviante Collins T $99,444 - - - - - - - $99,444 0.05
Houston Dennis Houston WR $78,334 $1,666 - - - - - - $80,000 0.04
Rush Cooper Rush QB $77,400 - - - - - - - $77,400 0.04
Bryant Markaviest Bryant DE $75,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $76,666 0.03
Fryfogle Ty Fryfogle WR $75,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $76,666 0.03
Roberson Jaquarii Roberson WR $75,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $76,666 0.03
Shampklin Aaron Shampklin RB $75,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $76,666 0.03
Maher Brett Maher K $73,511 - - - - - - - $73,511 0.03
Taylor -Stuart Isaac Taylor -Stuart CB $65,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $66,666 0.03
Overton Matt Overton LS $62,222 - - - - - - - $62,222 0.03
Jackson Storey Jackson LB $60,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $61,666 0.03
Peters Jason Peters LT $59,700 - - - - - - - $59,700 0.03
McKinley Takkarist McKinley DE $57,500 - - - - - - - $57,500 0.03
Van Zandt La’Kendrick Van Zandt S $50,000 $5,000 - - - - - - $55,000 0.02
Garibay Jonathan Garibay K $50,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $51,666 0.02
DiNucci Ben DiNucci QB - $47,574 - - - - - - $47,574 0.02
Moore George Moore G $46,000 - - - - - - - $46,000 0.02
Addington Tucker Addington LS $11,500 - - - - - - - $11,500 0.01
Faoliu Austin Faoliu DT - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.00
Smith Brandon Smith WR - $8,000 - - - - - - $8,000 0.00
Guidry Stephen Guidry WR - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
Jones Braylon Jones G - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
Coyle Tyler Coyle S - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Eagles Brennan Eagles WR - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Eubanks Nick Eubanks TE - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Hardy JaQuan Hardy RB - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Hines Anthony Hines LB - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Knox Brenden Knox RB - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Lynn Artayvious Lynn TE - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Mitchell Osirus Mitchell WR - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Kamara Azur Kamara LB - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
Hansford Aaron Hansford LB - $1,666 - - - - - - $1,666 0.00
Simon Amon Simon T - $1,666 - - - - - - $1,666 0.00
Vasher T.J. Vasher WR - $1,666 - - - - - - $1,666 0.00
Dead: $30,669,518 $5,401,480 $17,334,009 - $5,500,000 - $2,434,029 - - $30,669,518 13.92


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 $3,961,260
Adjustment $8,138,740
Adjusted Salary Cap $220,300,000
All Contracts $82,880,515 $48,450,618 $2,751,219 $2,600,000 - $16,040,000 - $150,858,453
Injured Reserve Money $23,267,279 $1,535,133 $470,588 - - $4,005,000 - $28,912,997
Dead Money $5,401,480 $17,334,009 - $5,500,000 - $2,434,029 - $30,669,518
Practice Squad $3,027,300 - - - - - - $3,027,300
Total $114,576,574 $67,319,760 $3,221,807 $8,100,000 - $22,479,029 - $213,468,268
Cap Space $6,831,732