Kansas City Chiefs

Kansas City Chiefs Multi-Year Financial Summary

A summary of financial breakdowns for the Kansas City Chiefs, including multi-year cap totals, player cap hits, top earnings, contracts, & free agents.

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Salary Cap Breakdown Totals

A current & future look at the signed players & cap dollars allocated by position group.

    2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Total Cap Allocations   $167,090,819 $178,364,966 $155,270,862 $92,283,037 $84,343,381
Signed Players   59 28 18 11 3
Quarterbacks   $9,351,709 $35,793,381 $46,793,381 $44,293,381 $46,293,381
Running Backs   $5,380,237 $2,951,337 $3,443,227
Fullbacks   $850,000
Wide Receivers   $22,341,062 $22,274,335
Tight Ends   $9,661,826 $9,803,444 $15,668,444 $17,533,444 $18,650,000
Offensive Line   $18,534,947 $22,822,253 $22,598,229 $23,580,093 $19,400,000
Defensive Line   $46,997,427 $60,575,213 $57,930,751 $1,179,836
Linebackers   $16,188,038 $15,487,224 $3,268,250 $1,856,283
Secondary   $31,968,955 $3,560,279 $1,168,580
Special Teams   $5,816,618 $5,097,500 $4,400,000 $3,840,000
Injured Reserve   $6,344,743
Suspended  
Dead   $15,478,600 $2,308,486


Roster Cap Figures

Current & future salary cap figures for players on the active roster. For more view the complete Chiefs Salary Cap Table

Quarterbacks Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Patrick Mahomes QB $7,433,381 $35,793,381 $46,793,381 $44,293,381 $46,293,381
Chad Henne QB $1,625,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Shane Buechele QB $293,328 $10,000 0- 0- 0-
 
Running Backs Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Clyde Edwards-Helaire RB $2,459,448 $2,951,337 $3,443,227 0- 0UFA
Darrel Williams RB $1,594,118 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Jerick McKinnon RB $850,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Derrick Gore RB $476,671 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Fullbacks Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Michael Burton FB $850,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Wide Receivers Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Tyreek Hill WR $15,850,500 $20,685,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Byron Pringle WR $2,133,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Mecole Hardman WR $1,362,287 $1,589,335 0UFA 0- 0-
Demarcus Robinson WR $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Marcus Kemp WR $850,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Josh Gordon WR $661,108 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Joe Fortson WR $496,667 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Tight Ends Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Travis Kelce TE $7,605,882 $8,900,000 $14,650,000 $16,400,000 $18,650,000
Blake Bell TE $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Noah Gray TE $738,444 $903,444 $1,018,444 $1,133,444 0UFA
Daniel Brown TE $330,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Offensive Line Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Joe Thuney G $4,500,000 $17,800,000 $18,900,000 $19,400,000 $19,400,000
Orlando Brown Jr. LT $3,384,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Mike Remmers LT $3,300,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Kyle Long G $1,500,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Creed Humphrey C $1,011,856 $1,264,820 $1,517,784 $1,770,748 0UFA
Austin Blythe C $990,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Andrew Wylie RT $920,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Nick Allegretti G $887,988 $1,002,988 0UFA 0- 0-
Lucas Niang RT $871,768 $1,071,768 $1,207,768 $1,321,668 0UFA
Trey Smith G $692,677 $857,677 $972,677 $1,087,677 0UFA
Prince Tega Wanogho T $476,658 $825,000 0ERFA 0- 0-
 
Defensive Line Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Frank Clark DE $25,800,000 $26,300,000 $27,800,000 0UFA 0-
Chris Jones DT $8,541,666 $29,415,667 $27,041,666 0UFA 0-
Jarran Reed DT $5,470,588 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Derrick Nnadi DT $2,422,850 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Khalen Saunders DT $1,103,795 $1,218,795 0UFA 0- 0-
Alex Okafor DE $850,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Michael Danna DE $845,915 $960,915 $1,075,915 0UFA 0-
Tershawn Wharton DT $781,666 $896,667 0RFA 0- 0-
Joshua Kaindoh DE $594,281 $949,836 $1,064,836 $1,179,836 0UFA
Malik Herring DE $586,666 $833,333 $948,334 0RFA 0-
 
Linebackers Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Anthony Hitchens ILB $10,635,504 $12,723,750 0UFA 0- 0-
Ben Niemann LB $1,558,235 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Willie Gay Jr. OLB $1,197,965 $1,437,558 $1,677,151 0UFA 0-
Dorian O'Daniel OLB $1,138,379 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Nick Bolton LB $1,060,733 $1,325,916 $1,591,099 $1,856,283 0UFA
Melvin Ingram OLB $597,222 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Secondary Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Tyrann Mathieu FS $19,733,334 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Charvarius Ward CB $3,384,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Mike Hughes CB $1,825,566 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Juan Thornhill FS $1,258,709 $1,493,494 0UFA 0- 0-
Daniel Sorensen SS $1,212,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Armani Watts FS $1,088,061 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
L'Jarius Sneed CB $938,580 $1,053,580 $1,168,580 0UFA 0-
Rashad Fenton CB $898,205 $1,013,205 0UFA 0- 0-
Deandre Baker CB $850,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Chris Lammons CB $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Special Teams Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Harrison Butker K $3,934,118 $4,200,000 $4,400,000 $3,840,000 0UFA
James Winchester LS $1,100,000 0- 0- 0UFA 0-
Tommy Townsend P $782,500 $897,500 0RFA 0- 0-
   

Dead Payroll Figures

Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Cornell Powell WR $60,038 $180,114 0- 0- 0-
Darryl Williams C $59,867 0- 0- 0- 0-
Devon Key S $55,000 $10,000 0- 0- 0-
Derrick Gore RB $46,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Prince Tega Wanogho T $46,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0-
Darwin Thompson RB $41,460 $31,960 0- 0- 0-
Zayne Anderson LB $40,000 $6,667 0- 0- 0-
Bopete Keyes CB $20,705 $41,410 0- 0- 0-
Josh Gordon WR $14,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Shakur Brown CB $9,200 0- 0- 0- 0-
Omari Cobb LB $9,200 0- 0- 0- 0-
Maurice Ffrench WR $9,200 0- 0- 0- 0-
Nakia Griffin-Stewart TE $9,200 0- 0- 0- 0-
Demone Harris OLB $9,200 0- 0- 0- 0-
Omari Cobb LB $6,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Javaris Davis CB $6,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Lavert Hill CB $6,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Kalija Lipscomb WR $6,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Marlon Character CB $5,000 $5,000 0- 0- 0-
Cody White WR $5,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Rodney Clemons S $3,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jovahn Fair G $3,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Bryan Wright LB $3,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Yasir Durant T $3,333 $3,334 0- 0- 0-
John Lovett FB $2,500 0- 0- 0- 0-
Hakeem Bailey CB $2,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jalen Julius CB $2,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Felton Davis WR $1,668 0- 0- 0- 0-
Andre Baccellia WR $1,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Maurice Ffrench WR $1,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Justice Shelton-Mosley WR $1,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Tim Ward DE $834 0- 0- 0- 0-
Aleva Hifo WR $667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Mitchell Schwartz RT $3,750,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Laurent Duvernay-Tardif G $3,222,222 $2,000,000 0- 0- 0-
Eric Fisher LT $3,181,668 0- 0- 0- 0-
Alex Okafor DE $2,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Breeland Speaks LB $629,184 0- 0- 0- 0-
Damien Williams RB $533,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Daurice Fountain WR $329,332 0- 0- 0- 0-
Darius Harris OLB $272,532 0- 0- 0- 0-
Shane Buechele QB $257,000 $10,000 0- 0- 0-
Daniel Brown TE $141,666 0- 0- 0- 0-
Demone Harris OLB $139,022 0- 0- 0- 0-
Taco Charlton DE $137,500 0- 0- 0- 0-
Austin Edwards DE $101,066 0- 0- 0- 0-
Christian Rozeboom LB $101,066 0- 0- 0- 0-
Dicaprio Bootle CB $95,932 $13,334 0- 0- 0-
Riley Cole LB $93,333 $6,667 0- 0- 0-