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Los Angeles Chargers 2021 Salary Cap

Chargers 2021 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Los Angeles Chargers 2021 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 (55) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Bosa Joey Bosa DE $13,750,000 $7,000,000 - - - - - ($63,000,000) $20,750,000 10.82
Allen Keenan Allen WR $13,000,000 $2,700,000 - - - - - ($40,300,000) $15,700,000 8.19
Williams Mike Williams WR $15,680,000 - - - - - - ($15,680,000) $15,680,000 8.18
Joseph Linval Joseph DT $5,500,000 $4,000,000 $2,000,000 - - - $400,000 ($9,500,000) $11,900,000 6.21
Harris Chris Harris CB $5,500,000 $3,750,000 $2,000,000 - - - - ($11,250,000) $11,250,000 5.87
Linsley Corey Linsley C $4,000,000 $2,600,000 - - - - - ($17,000,000) $6,600,000 3.44
Davis Michael Davis CB $4,000,000 $2,000,000 $400,000 - - - - ($10,000,000) $6,400,000 3.34
Herbert Justin Herbert QB $1,818,125 $4,222,501 - - - - - ($21,746,254) $6,040,626 3.15
Ekeler Austin Ekeler RB $4,250,000 $1,500,000 - - - - - ($8,750,000) $5,750,000 3.00
Feiler Matt Feiler RT $3,000,000 $2,000,000 - - - - - ($13,000,000) $5,000,000 2.61
Cook Jared Cook TE $3,500,000 $1,000,000 - - - - - ($4,500,000) $4,500,000 2.35
James Derwin James S $2,169,403 $1,772,539 - - - - - ($3,941,942) $3,941,942 2.06
Tillery Jerry Tillery DT $1,533,378 $1,581,756 - - - - - ($5,824,890) $3,115,134 1.62
Slater Rashawn Slater LT $660,000 $2,363,956 - - - - - ($16,631,758) $3,023,956 1.58
White Kyzir White ILB $2,183,000 $163,611 - - - - - ($163,611) $2,346,611 1.22
Nwosu Uchenna Nwosu OLB $1,265,397 $567,198 - - - - - ($567,198) $1,832,595 0.96
Fackrell Kyler Fackrell OLB $1,000,000 $500,000 - - - - - ($1,500,000) $1,500,000 0.78
Smith Ryan Smith CB $1,000,000 $500,000 - - - - - ($1,500,000) $1,500,000 0.78
Samuel Jr. Asante Samuel Jr. CB $660,000 $653,263 - - - - - ($3,601,368) $1,313,263 0.68
Adderley Nasir Adderley S $925,192 $365,384 - - - - - ($730,768) $1,290,576 0.67
Pipkins Trey Pipkins LT $850,000 $219,269 - - - - - ($438,538) $1,069,269 0.56
Quessenberry Scott Quessenberry C $920,000 $71,063 - - - - - ($71,063) $991,063 0.52
Kelley Josh Kelley RB $780,000 $195,085 - - - - - ($585,255) $975,085 0.51
Tranquill Drue Tranquill OLB $780,000 $164,702 - - - - - ($329,404) $944,702 0.49
Anderson Stephen Anderson TE $920,000 - - - - - - - $920,000 0.48
Jackson Justin Jackson RB $920,000 - - - - - - - $920,000 0.48
Marshall Trey Marshall S $920,000 - - - - - - - $920,000 0.48
Stick Easton Stick QB $850,000 $69,391 - - - - - - $919,391 0.48
Palmer Josh Palmer WR $660,000 $255,174 - - - - - ($1,020,696) $915,174 0.48
McKitty Tre McKitty TE $660,000 $210,155 - - - - - ($840,620) $870,155 0.45
Daniel Chase Daniel QB $1,075,000 - - - - - - ($1,075,000) $850,000 0.44
Covington Christian Covington DT $990,000 - - - - - - ($990,000) $850,000 0.44
Overton Matt Overton LS $990,000 - - - - - - ($990,000) $850,000 0.44
Campbell Tevaughn Campbell CB $850,000 - - - - - - - $850,000 0.44
Guyton Jalen Guyton WR $850,000 - - - - - - - $850,000 0.44
Long Ty Long P $850,000 - - - - - - - $850,000 0.44
Rumph II Chris Rumph II DE $660,000 $188,386 - - - - - ($753,544) $848,386 0.44
Gilman Alohi Gilman S $780,000 $47,051 - - - - - ($141,153) $827,051 0.43
Hill K.J. Hill WR $780,000 $26,207 - - - - - ($78,621) $806,207 0.42
Schofield Michael Schofield G $1,015,274 - - - - - - - $802,774 0.42
Nabers Gabe Nabers TE $780,000 - - - - - - - $780,000 0.41
Norton Storm Norton RT $780,000 - - - - - - - $780,000 0.41
Parham Donald Parham TE $780,000 - - - - - - - $780,000 0.41
Jaimes Brenden Jaimes OL $660,000 $79,445 - - - - - ($317,780) $739,445 0.39
Niemann Nick Niemann LB $660,000 $53,501 - - - - - ($214,004) $713,501 0.37
Rountree III Larry Rountree III RB $660,000 $43,940 - - - - - ($175,760) $703,940 0.37
Webb Mark Webb S $660,000 $25,022 - - - - - ($100,088) $685,022 0.36
Ogbongbemiga Amen Ogbongbemiga LB $660,000 $5,000 - - - - - ($30,000) $665,000 0.35
Hall Kemon Hall CB $660,000 - - - - - - - $660,000 0.34
Vizcaino Tristan Vizcaino K $660,000 - - - - - - - $660,000 0.34
Gaziano Joe Gaziano DE $649,995 - - - - - - - $649,995 0.34
Kelemete Senio Kelemete G $776,386 - - - - - - - $613,886 0.32
Fehoko Breiden Fehoko DT $563,333 - - - - - - - $563,333 0.29
Christiansen Cole Christiansen LB $563,329 - - - - - - - $563,329 0.29
Merrill Forrest Merrill DT $550,000 - - - - - - - $550,000 0.29
Active Roster: $157,371,411 $112,557,812 $40,893,599 $4,400,000 - - - $400,000 - $157,371,411 82.08


2021 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 (6) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Bulaga Bryan Bulaga
(Back)
RT $7,750,000 $3,333,333 - - - - - ($14,416,667) $11,083,333 5.78
Murray Kenneth Murray
(Ankle)
ILB $1,199,770 $1,749,080 - - - - - ($10,615,860) $2,948,850 1.54
Jones Justin Jones
(Calf)
DT $2,183,000 $213,535 - - - - - ($213,535) $2,396,535 1.25
Aboushi Oday Aboushi
(Knee-acl)
G $1,200,000 $400,000 - - - - - ($1,600,000) $1,600,000 0.83
Lloyd Damon Lloyd
(Undisclosed)
LB $415,000 - - - - - - - $415,000 0.22
Reed Joe Reed
(Undisclosed)
WR $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Injured Reserve: $18,609,318 $12,913,370 $5,695,948 - - - - - - $18,609,318 9.71


2021 Practice Squad

Cap breakdowns for players currently on a team's practice squad. 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 %
Bandy Michael Bandy WR $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Bradwell Darius Bradwell RB $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
DeLuca Ben DeLuca S $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Gilliam Nate Gilliam G $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Hunter Ryan Hunter G $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Kampmoyer Hunter Kampmoyer TE $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Moore Jason Moore WR $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Proehl Austin Proehl WR $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Ffrench Maurice Ffrench WR $156,400 - - - - - - - $156,400 0.08
Egbule Emeke Egbule LB $138,000 - - - - - - - $138,000 0.07
Watson Josh Watson LB $128,800 - - - - - - - $128,800 0.07
Brown Andrew Brown DE $119,600 - - - - - - - $119,600 0.06
Sarell Foster Sarell T $119,600 - - - - - - - $119,600 0.06
Practice Squad: $1,987,200 $1,987,200 - - - - - - - $1,987,200 1.04


2021 Dead Cap

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

Player (35) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Hayward Casey Hayward CB - $2,000,000 - - - - - - $2,000,000 1.04
Banks Eric Banks DE $129,999 - - - - - - - $129,999 0.07
Egbule Emeke Egbule LB $65,622 $39,091 - - - - - - $104,713 0.05
Fehoko Breiden Fehoko DT $91,800 $1,667 - - - - - - $93,467 0.05
Gaziano Joe Gaziano DE $82,534 $10,000 - - - - - - $92,533 0.05
Reed Joe Reed WR - $85,077 - - - - - - $85,077 0.04
Facyson Brandon Facyson CB $56,000 - - - $25,000 - - - $81,000 0.04
Christiansen Cole Christiansen LB $46,000 $1,667 - - - - - - $47,667 0.02
Merrill Forrest Merrill DT $36,800 $3,000 - - - - - - $39,800 0.02
Broughton Cortez Broughton DT - $19,505 - - - - - - $19,505 0.01
Brown Andrew Brown DE $9,200 - - - - - - - $9,200 0.00
Smith T.J. Smith DT - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
Goldwire Jared Goldwire DT - $6,666 - - - - - - $6,666 0.00
Schoen Dalton Schoen WR - $5,334 - - - - - - $5,334 0.00
Nabers Gabe Nabers TE - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
McGill Kevin McGill CB - $3,667 - - - - - - $3,667 0.00
Bilal Asmar Bilal LB - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Bradwell Darius Bradwell RB - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Lemonier Jessie Lemonier DE - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Kessman Alex Kessman K - $3,333 - - - - - - $3,333 0.00
Martin Koda Martin G - $3,000 - - - - - - $3,000 0.00
Kampmoyer Hunter Kampmoyer TE - $2,666 - - - - - - $2,666 0.00
Harper Darius Harper T - $2,500 - - - - - - $2,500 0.00
Spalding Kyle Spalding T - $2,500 - - - - - - $2,500 0.00
Dunlap Joshua Dunlap G - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
Finley Romeo Finley LB - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
Gilliam Nate Gilliam G - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
Roberts Ryan Roberts T - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
Langan Ryan Langan LS - $1,666 - - - - - - $1,666 0.00
Cotton Jeff Cotton WR - $1,334 - - - - - - $1,334 0.00
Rice Jared Rice TE - $1,334 - - - - - - $1,334 0.00
DeLuca Ben DeLuca S - $1,000 - - - - - - $1,000 0.00
Teamer Roderic Teamer S - $667 - - - - - - $667 0.00
Vaughn Donte Vaughn CB - $667 - - - - - - $667 0.00
Brannon John Brannon CB - $334 - - - - - - $334 0.00
Dead: $2,767,966 $517,955 $2,225,012 - - $25,000 - - - $2,767,966 1.44


2021 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2021 NFL Salary Cap $182,500,000
2020 Rollover Cap $8,072,299
Adjustment $1,158,228
Adjusted Salary Cap $191,730,527
All Contracts $112,557,812 $40,893,599 $4,400,000 - - - $400,000 $157,371,411
Injured Reserve Money $12,913,370 $5,695,948 - - - - - $18,609,318
Dead Money $517,955 $2,225,012 - - $25,000 - - $2,767,966
Practice Squad $1,987,200 - - - - - - $1,987,200
Total $127,976,337 $48,814,559 $4,400,000 - $25,000 - $400,000 $180,735,895
Cap Space $10,994,632