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Dallas Cowboys 2020 Salary Cap

Cowboys 2020 Salary Cap

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

Cowboys – The Athletic

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Active Players (79) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Prescott Dak Prescott QB $31,409,000 $31,409,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($31,409,000) $31,409,000 14.43
Lawrence DeMarcus Lawrence DE $21,900,000 $16,900,000 $5,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($53,900,000) $21,900,000 10.06
Martin Zack Martin G $15,000,000 $11,000,000 $4,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($20,000,000) $15,000,000 6.89
Smith Tyron Smith LT $13,545,000 $10,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $3,545,000 0- ($5,290,000) $13,545,000 6.22
Cooper Amari Cooper WR $12,000,000 $10,000,000 $2,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($40,000,000) $12,000,000 5.51
Elliott Ezekiel Elliott RB $10,900,000 $6,800,000 $1,500,000 0- $2,600,000 0- 0- 0- ($35,400,000) $10,900,000 5.01
Crawford Tyrone Crawford DE $9,100,000 $8,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $1,100,000 0- ($1,100,000) $9,100,000 4.18
Smith Jaylon Smith ILB $7,771,000 $5,171,000 $1,000,000 0- $1,600,000 0- 0- 0- ($23,971,000) $7,771,000 3.57
Collins La'el Collins RT $4,950,000 $1,450,000 $1,800,000 0- $700,000 0- $1,000,000 0- ($15,700,000) $4,950,000 2.27
Lee Sean Lee OLB $4,500,000 $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,000,000) $4,500,000 2.07
McCoy Gerald McCoy DT $4,350,000 $2,500,000 $1,000,000 $750,000 0- $100,000 0- 0- ($7,000,000) $4,350,000 2.00
Clinton-Dix HaHa Clinton-Dix FS $4,000,000 $2,250,000 $1,250,000 $250,000 0- 0- 0- $250,000 ($2,250,000) $4,000,000 1.84
Poe Dontari Poe DT $3,937,500 $2,000,000 $750,000 $687,500 0- 0- 0- $500,000 ($3,500,000) $3,937,500 1.81
Jarwin Blake Jarwin TE $3,250,000 $2,250,000 $1,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($6,250,000) $3,250,000 1.49
Brown Anthony Brown CB $3,250,000 $1,750,000 $1,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($6,250,000) $3,250,000 1.49
Vander Esch Leighton Vander Esch OLB $3,231,213 $1,557,071 $1,674,142 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,348,284) $3,231,213 1.48
Dalton Andy Dalton QB $3,000,000 $1,000,000 $2,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,000,000) $3,000,000 1.38
Worley Daryl Worley CB $2,968,750 $1,500,000 $1,000,000 $468,750 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $2,968,750 1.36
Lamb CeeDee Lamb WR $2,547,275 $610,000 $1,937,275 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($14,010,012) $2,547,275 1.17
Erving Cameron Erving G $2,500,000 $1,250,000 $750,000 $500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,000,000) $2,500,000 1.15
Jones Chris Jones P $2,400,000 $1,900,000 $500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,000,000) $2,400,000 1.10
Lewis Jourdan Lewis CB $2,321,357 $2,133,000 $188,357 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($188,357) $2,321,357 1.07
Woods Xavier Woods FS $2,172,972 $2,133,000 $39,972 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($39,972) $2,172,972 1.00
Zuerlein Greg Zuerlein K $1,833,333 $1,250,000 $333,333 $250,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,250,000) $1,833,333 0.84
Bell Blake Bell TE $1,684,375 $1,000,000 $450,000 $234,375 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $1,684,375 0.77
Williams Connor Williams G $1,496,997 $978,999 $517,998 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,035,996) $1,496,997 0.69
Awuzie Chidobe Awuzie CB $1,362,960 $1,049,126 $313,834 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($313,834) $1,362,960 0.63
Smith Aldon Smith DE $1,350,000 $910,000 0- $440,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $1,350,000 0.62
Thomas Joe Thomas OLB $1,243,750 $1,000,000 $150,000 $93,750 0- 0- 0- 0- ($150,000) $1,243,750 0.57
Thompson Darian Thompson FS $1,193,750 $1,000,000 $100,000 $93,750 0- 0- 0- 0- ($200,000) $1,193,750 0.55
Looney Joe Looney C $1,187,500 $2,300,000 $137,500 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,000,000) $1,187,500 0.55
Diggs Trevon Diggs CB $1,149,256 $610,000 $539,256 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,054,338) $1,149,256 0.53
Hill Trysten Hill DT $1,106,812 $716,362 $390,450 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,887,712) $1,106,812 0.51
Gallup Michael Gallup WR $972,495 $750,000 $222,495 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($444,990) $972,495 0.45
Armstrong Dorance Armstrong DE $917,499 $750,000 $167,499 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($334,998) $917,499 0.42
Ladouceur L.P. Ladouceur LS $887,500 $1,050,000 $137,500 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($887,500) $887,500 0.41
Goodwin C.J. Goodwin CB $887,500 $910,000 $137,500 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($337,500) $887,500 0.41
March Justin March OLB $887,500 $910,000 $137,500 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($137,500) $887,500 0.41
McGovern Connor McGovern G $877,527 $657,000 $220,527 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($661,581) $877,527 0.40
Schultz Dalton Schultz TE $863,089 $750,000 $113,089 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($226,181) $863,089 0.40
Gallimore Neville Gallimore DT $850,991 $610,000 $240,991 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($963,964) $850,991 0.39
Brown Noah Brown WR $842,986 $825,000 $17,986 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($17,986) $842,986 0.39
Pollard Tony Pollard RB $841,945 $675,000 $166,945 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($500,835) $841,945 0.39
Redmond Adam Redmond C $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Smith Devin Smith WR $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Robinson Reggie Robinson CB $792,318 $610,000 $182,318 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($729,272) $792,318 0.36
Burton Deante Burton CB $750,000 $750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $750,000 0.34
Hamilton Justin Hamilton DT $750,000 $750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $750,000 0.34
Wichmann Cody Wichmann G $750,000 $750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $750,000 0.34
Woods Antwaun Woods DT $750,000 $750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $750,000 0.34
Jackson Joe Jackson DE $746,422 $675,000 $71,422 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($214,266) $746,422 0.34
Biadasz Tyler Biadasz C $733,600 $123,600 $610,000 $123,600 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($494,400) $733,600 $123,600 0.34
Wilson Donovan Wilson S $706,839 $31,839 $675,000 $31,839 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($95,517) $706,839 $31,839 0.32
Jones Tevin Jones WR $677,500 $2,500 $675,000 $2,500 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,000) $677,500 $2,500 0.31
Gifford Luke Gifford ILB $676,666 $1,666 $675,000 $1,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,334) $676,666 $1,666 0.31
Knight Brandon Knight RT $676,666 $1,666 $675,000 $1,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,334) $676,666 $1,666 0.31
Bryant Ventell Bryant WR $675,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $675,000 0.31
Hikutini Cole Hikutini TE $675,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $675,000 0.31
Hyatt Mitch Hyatt LT $675,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $675,000 0.31
Wilson Cedrick Wilson WR $675,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $675,000 0.31
Anae Bradlee Anae DE $669,443 $59,443 $610,000 $59,443 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($237,772) $669,443 $59,443 0.31
Thorson Clayton Thorson QB $635,000 $25,000 $610,000 $25,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($50,000) $635,000 $25,000 0.29
DiNucci Ben DiNucci QB $633,787 $23,787 $610,000 $23,787 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($95,148) $633,787 $23,787 0.29
Jelks Jalen Jelks DE $629,667 $19,667 $610,000 $19,667 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($59,001) $629,667 $19,667 0.29
Carter Ron'Dell Carter DE $616,666 $6,666 $610,000 $6,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($145,000) $616,666 $6,666 0.28
McKeon Sean McKeon TE $614,000 $4,000 $610,000 $4,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($112,000) $614,000 $4,000 0.28
Anderson Darius Anderson RB $613,333 $3,333 $610,000 $3,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($110,000) $613,333 $3,333 0.28
Bernard Francis Bernard ILB $613,333 $3,333 $610,000 $3,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($110,000) $613,333 $3,333 0.28
Dowdle Rico Dowdle RB $613,333 $3,333 $610,000 $3,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($110,000) $613,333 $3,333 0.28
Steele Terence Steele LT $613,333 $3,333 $610,000 $3,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,000) $613,333 $3,333 0.28
Westry Chris Westry CB $613,333 $3,333 $610,000 $3,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($6,667) $613,333 $3,333 0.28
Hamilton Ladarius Hamilton DE $611,666 $1,666 $610,000 $1,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($55,000) $611,666 $1,666 0.28
Kirk Luther Kirk S $611,666 $1,666 $610,000 $1,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($55,000) $611,666 $1,666 0.28
Olonilua Sewo Olonilua RB $611,666 $1,666 $610,000 $1,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($55,000) $611,666 $1,666 0.28
Parker Aaron Parker WR $611,666 $1,666 $610,000 $1,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($55,000) $611,666 $1,666 0.28
Rogers Kendrick Rogers WR $611,666 $1,666 $610,000 $1,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,000) $611,666 $1,666 0.28
Taumoepeau Charlie Taumoepeau TE $611,666 $1,666 $610,000 $1,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($55,000) $611,666 $1,666 0.28
Henry Marcus Henry C $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.28
Miller Wyatt Miller G $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.28
Active Roster: $217,557,067 $167,799,558 $34,964,384 $5,268,125 $4,900,000 $100,000 $5,645,000 $750,000 - $217,557,067 99.92


2020 Reserve/Suspended Cap

Players who are currently suspended. Their cap figures count toward the team total.

Player (1) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
GregoryRandy Gregory DE - $825,000 $155,000 - - - - - ($155,000) - 0.00


2020 Injured Reserve Cap

Injured players who will miss the remainder of the season. Their cap figures count toward the team total.

Player (1) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
KamaraAzur Kamara OLB $611,666 $610,000 $1,666 - - - - - ($65,000) $611,666 0.28


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 (2) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
JohnsonJon’Vea Johnson WR $613,333 $610,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $613,333 0.28
SmithSaivion Smith CB $610,000 $610,000 - - - - - - - $610,000 0.28


2020 Exempt/Commissioner’s Permission List

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

Player (4) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
AlarconIsaac Alarcon OL $610,000 $610,000 - - - - - - - $610,000 0.28
CanadyMaurice Canady
(COVID-19)
CB - - - - - - - - - - 0.00
GuidryStephen Guidry
(COVID-19)
WR - - - - - - - - - - 0.00
OlawaleJamize Olawale
(COVID-19)
FB - - - - - - - - - - 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 #17CeeDee Lamb Round 1, Pick #17 WR $2,547,275 - - - - - - - - $2,547,275
Round 2, Pick #51Trevon Diggs Round 2, Pick #51 CB $1,149,256 - - - - - - - - $1,149,256
Round 3, Pick #82Neville Gallimore Round 3, Pick #82 DT $850,991 - - - - - - - - $850,991
Round 4, Pick #123Reggie Robinson Round 4, Pick #123 CB $792,318 - - - - - - - - $792,318
Round 4, Pick #146Tyler Biadasz Round 4, Pick #146 C $733,600 - - - - - - - - $733,600
Round 5, Pick #179Bradlee Anae Round 5, Pick #179 DE $669,443 - - - - - - - - $669,443
Round 7, Pick #231Ben DiNucci Round 7, Pick #231 QB $633,787 - - - - - - - - $633,787
Projected Draft Pool: $7,376,670 $7,376,670


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 (17) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
FrederickTravis Frederick C $4,975,000 - $650,000 - - - $4,325,000 - - $4,975,000 2.28
CharltonTaco Charlton DE $1,358,343 - $1,358,343 - - - - - - $1,358,343 0.62
FlemingCameron Fleming T $750,000 - $750,000 - - - - - - $750,000 0.34
JacksonMichael Jackson CB $227,565 - $227,565 - - - - - - $227,565 0.10
ForbathKai Forbath K $137,500 - $137,500 - - - - - - $137,500 0.06
WhiteMike White QB $108,776 - $108,777 - - - - - - $108,776 0.05
WeberMike Weber RB $81,294 - $81,294 - - - - - - $81,294 0.04
CovingtonChris Covington OLB $78,154 - $78,154 - - - - - - $78,154 0.04
WilsonCedrick Wilson WR $59,204 - $59,204 - - - - - - $59,204 0.03
MarinoGarrett Marino DT $41,666 $40,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $41,666 0.02
HyattMitch Hyatt T $13,334 - $13,334 - - - - - - $13,334 0.01
WiseDaniel Wise DT $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
Allen Jr.Larry Allen Jr. G $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
DowellAndrew Dowell LB $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
HallNate Hall LB $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
WalkerRicky Walker DE $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
PuniDerrick Puni T $2,000 - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
Dead Money: $7,852,839 $40,000 $3,487,840 - - - $4,325,000 - - $7,852,839 3.61

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 $19,537,278
Adjustment $0
Adjusted Salary Cap $217,737,278
All Contracts $167,799,558 $34,964,384 $5,268,125 $4,900,000 $100,000 $5,645,000 $750,000 $217,557,067
Top 51 Contracts $150,199,558 $34,637,889 $5,268,125 $4,900,000 $100,000 $5,645,000 $750,000 $199,957,067
Injured Reserve Money $610,000 $1,666 - - - - - $611,666
Reserve/Non-Football Injury Money $1,220,000 $3,333 - - - - - $1,223,333
Reserve/Exempt/Commissioner’s Permission List $610,000 - - - - - - $610,000
Dead Money $40,000 $3,487,840 - - - $4,325,000 - $7,852,839
Total (All) $171,104,558 $38,612,223 $5,268,125 $4,900,000 $100,000 $9,970,000 $750,000 $227,854,905
Total (w/Top 51) $153,504,558 $38,285,728 $5,268,125 $4,900,000 $100,000 $9,970,000 $750,000 $210,254,905
Cap Space (w/All) $-10,117,627
Cap Space (w/Top 51) $7,482,373