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Kansas City Chiefs 2019 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Kansas City Chiefs 2019 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 %
Watkins Sammy Watkins WR $11,950,000 $7,000,000 - - $250,000 - - ($22,460,000) $19,200,000 10.11
Kelce Travis Kelce TE $7,500,000 $1,968,400 $1,000,000 - $250,000 - - ($4,186,800) $10,718,400 5.64
Duvernay-Tardif Laurent Duvernay-Tardif G $6,203,000 $2,000,000 - - $50,000 - - ($12,253,000) $8,253,000 4.35
Fisher Eric Fisher LT $805,000 $2,550,000 $500,000 - $250,000 $3,181,667 - ($15,700,000) $7,286,666 3.84
Clark Frank Clark DE $805,000 $5,200,000 - - $195,000 - $300,000 ($44,000,000) $6,500,000 3.42
Schwartz Mitchell Schwartz RT $930,000 $5,150,000 - - $350,000 - - ($20,650,000) $6,430,000 3.39
Mathieu Tyrann Mathieu FS $850,000 $4,933,333 - - $150,000 - - ($26,950,000) $5,933,333 3.12
Hitchens Anthony Hitchens ILB $805,000 $2,800,000 - - $200,000 $1,423,750 - ($17,700,000) $5,228,750 2.75
Sorensen Daniel Sorensen SS $3,600,000 $1,000,000 $43,750 - $50,000 - - ($2,050,000) $4,693,750 2.47
Mahomes Patrick Mahomes QB $645,000 $2,521,506 $1,313,270 - - - - ($9,706,189) $4,479,776 2.36
Henne Chad Henne QB $2,500,000 $1,550,000 - - $50,000 - - ($2,600,000) $4,100,000 2.16
Erving Cameron Erving T $1,450,000 $1,431,666 $234,375 - $50,000 - - ($4,363,334) $3,166,041 1.67
Colquitt Dustin Colquitt P $2,450,000 $650,000 - - $50,000 - - ($1,350,000) $3,150,000 1.66
Claiborne Morris Claiborne CB $825,882 $191,176 $544,375 - - - $1,500,000 ($250,000) $3,061,433 1.61
McCoy LeSean McCoy RB $3,000,000 - - - - - - - $3,000,000 1.58
Okafor Alex Okafor DE $805,000 $2,000,000 $150,000 - $45,000 - - ($6,850,000) $3,000,000 1.58
Hill Tyreek Hill WR $720,000 $1,467,500 - - $9,500 - - ($24,957,500) $2,197,000 1.16
Robinson Demarcus Robinson WR $2,015,500 $129,293 - - $9,500 - - ($148,293) $2,154,293 1.13
Fuller Kendall Fuller CB $2,025,000 - - - - - - - $2,025,000 1.07
Lucas Jordan Lucas S $2,025,000 - - - - - - - $2,025,000 1.07
Breeland Bashaud Breeland CB $805,000 $1,150,000 - - $45,000 - - ($1,195,000) $2,000,000 1.05
Jones Chris Jones DT $1,199,714 $682,951 - - $100,000 - - ($782,951) $1,982,665 1.04
Wilson Damien Wilson OLB $720,000 $875,000 $250,000 - $30,000 - - ($2,500,000) $1,875,000 0.99
Lee Darron Lee ILB $1,843,861 - - - - - - - $1,843,861 0.97
Williams Damien Williams RB $1,050,000 $533,333 $100,000 - $50,000 - - ($1,116,666) $1,733,333 0.91
Reiter Austin Reiter C $975,000 $333,333 $68,750 - $50,000 - - ($716,667) $1,427,083 0.75
Ogbah Emmanuel Ogbah DE $1,351,315 - - - - - - - $1,351,315 0.71
Butker Harrison Butker K $645,000 $700,000 - - - - - ($6,490,000) $1,345,000 0.71
Ragland Reggie Ragland ILB $1,196,551 - - - $50,000 - - ($50,000) $1,246,551 0.66
Kpassagnon Tanoh Kpassagnon DE $832,838 $320,676 - - $25,000 - - ($666,355) $1,178,514 0.62
Winchester James Winchester LS $820,000 - - - $10,000 $100,000 - ($310,000) $930,000 0.49
Hardman Mecole Hardman WR $495,000 $413,191 - - - - - ($2,374,812) $908,191 0.48
Nnadi Derrick Nnadi DT $601,500 $239,850 - - $50,000 - - ($769,550) $891,350 0.47
Thornhill Juan Thornhill S $495,000 $344,139 - - - - - ($1,799,426) $839,139 0.44
O'Daniel Dorian O'Daniel OLB $584,000 $190,379 - - $23,500 - - ($594,637) $797,879 0.42
Watts Armani Watts S $570,000 $158,058 - - $9,500 - - ($483,677) $737,558 0.39
Sherman Anthony Sherman FB $930,000 $90,000 - - - - - ($735,000) $735,000 0.39
Bell Blake Bell TE $805,000 - $90,000 - - - - - $735,000 0.39
Saunders Khalen Saunders DT $495,000 $228,795 - - - - - ($915,180) $723,795 0.38
Moore Matt Moore QB $1,030,000 - - - - - - - $645,000 0.34
Williams Darrel Williams RB $570,000 $5,000 - - - - - ($10,000) $575,000 0.30
Niemann Ben Niemann LB $570,000 $2,000 - - - - - ($4,000) $572,000 0.30
Ward Charvarius Ward CB $570,000 - - - - - - - $570,000 0.30
Wylie Andrew Wylie T $570,000 - - - - - - - $570,000 0.30
Yelder Deon Yelder TE $570,000 - - - - - - - $570,000 0.30
Fenton Rashad Fenton CB $495,000 $38,205 - - - - - ($152,820) $533,205 0.28
Thompson Darwin Thompson RB $495,000 $31,960 - - - - - ($127,840) $526,960 0.28
Allegretti Nick Allegretti C $495,000 $27,988 - - - - - ($111,952) $522,988 0.28
Pringle Byron Pringle WR $465,882 - - - - - - - $465,882 0.25
Wisniewski Stefen Wisniewski C $656,471 - - - - - - - $455,294 0.24
Pennel Mike Pennel DE $473,529 - - - - - - - $379,412 0.20
Ivie Joey Ivie DT $232,944 - - - - - - - $232,944 0.12
Barton Jackson Barton T $203,824 - - - - - - - $203,823 0.11


2019 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 (9) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Williams Xavier Williams
(Ankle)
DT $2,257,000 $875,000 $500,000 - $50,000 - - ($925,000) $3,682,000 1.94
Speaks Breeland Speaks
(Undisclosed)
DE $757,296 $629,184 - - - - - ($2,644,848) $1,386,480 0.73
Reaser Keith Reaser
(Knee-acl)
CB $720,000 $50,000 - - $25,000 - - ($50,000) $795,000 0.42
Rankin Martinas Rankin
(Knee)
G $634,000 - - - - - - - $634,000 0.33
Kemp Marcus Kemp
(Knee-acl)
WR $570,000 - - - - - - - $570,000 0.30
Senat Greg Senat
(Undisclosed)
T $502,935 - - - - - - - $502,935 0.26
Davis Felton Davis
(Undisclosed)
WR $378,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $379,666 0.20
Lovett John Lovett
(Shoulder)
TE $378,000 - - - - - - - $378,000 0.20
Wells David Wells
(Undisclosed)
TE $378,000 - - - - - - - $378,000 0.20


2019 Non-Football Injury Cap

Cap breakdowns for players currently on a physically unable to perform, or non-football injury list. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (2) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Ward Tim Ward DE $495,000 $833 - - - - - ($2,500) $495,833 0.26
Harris Darius Harris OLB $320,000 $3,333 - - - - - ($60,000) $3,333 0.00


2019 Practice Squad

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

Player (10) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Brown Alex Brown CB $306,000 - - - - - - - $306,000 0.16
Fortson Joe Fortson TE $136,000 - - - - - - - $136,000 0.07
Keizer Nick Keizer TE $136,000 - - - - - - - $136,000 0.07
Malveaux Cameron Malveaux DE $136,000 - - - - - - - $136,000 0.07
Smith Emmanuel Smith LB $136,000 - - - - - - - $136,000 0.07
Hunter Ryan Hunter T $96,000 - - - - - - - $96,000 0.05
Dieter Gehrig Dieter WR $88,000 - - - - - - - $88,000 0.05
Hoyett Braxton Hoyett DT $80,000 - - - - - - - $80,000 0.04
Mack Alize Mack TE $64,000 - - - - - - - $64,000 0.03
Shurmur Kyle Shurmur QB $64,000 - - - - - - - $64,000 0.03


2019 Dead Cap

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

Player (28) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Houston Justin Houston OLB - $4,100,000 - - - $3,000,000 - - $7,100,000 3.74
Berry Eric Berry SS $2,950,000 $4,000,000 - - - - - - $6,950,000 3.66
Allen Jeff Allen G $930,000 $1,130,000 - - - - - - $2,060,000 1.08
Hyde Carlos Hyde RB - $800,000 - - $100,000 - - - $900,000 0.47
Hunt Kareem Hunt RB - $387,976 - - - - - - $387,976 0.20
Thomas De'Anthony Thomas WR $284,118 - - - - - - - $227,647 0.12
Chesson Jehu Chesson WR - $209,824 - - - - - - $209,824 0.11
Shurmur Kyle Shurmur QB $152,618 $2,500 - - - - - - $155,117 0.08
Ehinger Parker Ehinger G - $150,729 - - - - - - $150,729 0.08
Murray Eric Murray CB - $149,953 - - - - - - $149,953 0.08
Hunter Ryan Hunter T $149,588 - - - - - - - $149,588 0.08
Thompson Cody Thompson WR $114,000 $2,500 - - - - - - $116,500 0.06
Smith Tremon Smith RB $67,059 $38,451 - - $9,500 - - - $115,010 0.06
Ivie Joey Ivie DT $114,236 - - - - - - - $114,236 0.06
McClain Terrell McClain DT $113,824 - - - - - - - $113,824 0.06
Grayson Davon Grayson WR $111,176 - - - - - - - $111,176 0.06
Custis Jamal Custis WR $104,000 - - - - - - - $104,000 0.05
Eligwe Ukeme Eligwe ILB - $100,968 - - - - - - $100,968 0.05
Attaochu Jeremiah Attaochu OLB - $90,000 - - - - - - $90,000 0.05
Fox Jack Fox P $53,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $56,333 0.03
McKenzie Kahlil McKenzie G - $37,736 - - $9,500 - - - $47,236 0.02
Pringle Byron Pringle WR $37,118 $5,000 - - - - - - $42,118 0.02
Marshall Marcus Marshall RB $40,000 - - - - - - - $40,000 0.02
McTyer Torry McTyer CB $24,000 - - - - - - - $24,000 0.01
Hoyett Braxton Hoyett DT $16,000 - - - - - - - $16,000 0.01
Murray Jimmy Murray C $8,000 - - - - - - - $8,000 0.00
Moore J.D. Moore RB - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Sterns Jordan Sterns S - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00


2019 Cap Totals

Cap Type Total
2019 NFL Salary Cap $188,200,000
2018 Rollover Cap $715,502
Adjustment $1,000,000
Adjusted Salary Cap $189,915,502
All Contracts $136,706,184
Injured Reserve Money $8,706,081
Non-Footall Injury Money $499,166
Dead Cap $19,546,903
Practice Squad Money $1,242,000
Total Cap $166,700,334
Chiefs Cap Space ($23,215,168)
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2019 NFL Salary Cap $188,200,000
2018 Rollover Cap $715,502
Adjustment $1,000,000
Adjusted Salary Cap $189,915,502
All Contracts $75,721,811 $48,907,732 $4,294,520 - $2,402,000 $4,705,417 $1,800,000 $136,706,184
Injured Reserve Money $6,575,231 $1,555,850 $500,000 - $75,000 - - $8,706,081
Reserve/Non-Football Injury Money $815,000 $4,166 - - - - - $499,166
Dead Money $5,268,737 $11,215,638 - - $119,000 $3,000,000 - $19,546,903
Practice Squad $1,242,000 - - - - - - $1,242,000
Total $89,622,779 $61,683,386 $4,794,520 - $2,596,000 $7,705,417 $1,800,000 $166,700,334
Cap Space $23,215,168