Los Angeles Chargers

Los Angeles Chargers 2022 Salary Cap

Chargers 2022 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Los Angeles Chargers 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 (88) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Bosa Joey Bosa OLB $28,250,000 $21,250,000 $7,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($66,250,000) $28,250,000 13.09
Allen Keenan Allen WR $19,200,000 $16,500,000 $2,700,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($26,100,000) $19,200,000 8.90
Williams Mike Williams WR $14,000,000 $7,000,000 $7,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($40,000,000) $14,000,000 6.49
Linsley Corey Linsley C $11,600,000 $9,000,000 $2,600,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($19,400,000) $11,600,000 5.38
Davis Michael Davis CB $9,352,935 $7,000,000 $2,000,000 $352,935 0- 0- 0- 0- ($9,000,000) $9,352,935 4.33
James Derwin James S $9,052,000 $9,052,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($9,052,000) $9,052,000 4.19
Mack Khalil Mack OLB $8,750,000 $4,050,000 0- 0- 0- $200,000 $4,500,000 0- ($13,500,000) $8,750,000 4.05
Jackson J.C. Jackson CB $8,000,000 $3,000,000 $5,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($40,000,000) $8,000,000 3.71
Feiler Matt Feiler RT $7,500,000 $5,500,000 $2,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($9,500,000) $7,500,000 3.48
Herbert Justin Herbert QB $7,248,751 $3,026,250 $4,222,501 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($15,705,628) $7,248,751 3.36
Ekeler Austin Ekeler RB $7,000,000 $5,500,000 $1,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($4,250,000) $7,000,000 3.24
Joseph Sebastian Joseph DT $5,000,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($16,500,000) $5,000,000 2.32
Johnson Austin Johnson DT $4,500,000 $1,750,000 $2,750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,625,000) $4,500,000 2.09
Everett Gerald Everett TE $4,000,000 $1,500,000 $2,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($8,000,000) $4,000,000 1.85
Slater Rashawn Slater LT $3,779,945 $1,415,989 $2,363,956 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($13,607,802) $3,779,945 1.75
Tillery Jerry Tillery DT $3,634,323 $2,052,567 $1,581,756 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,709,756) $3,634,323 1.68
Murray Kenneth Murray ILB $3,538,620 $1,789,540 $1,749,080 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($7,667,010) $3,538,620 1.64
Adderley Nasir Adderley S $2,905,384 $2,540,000 $365,384 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($365,384) $2,905,384 1.35
Tranquill Drue Tranquill OLB $2,704,702 $2,540,000 $164,702 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($164,702) $2,704,702 1.25
Johnson Zion Johnson G $2,681,214 $705,000 $1,976,214 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($14,746,678) $2,681,214 1.24
Van Noy Kyle Van Noy ILB $2,250,000 $1,500,000 $750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($750,000) $2,250,000 1.04
Daniel Chase Daniel QB $2,000,000 $1,800,000 $200,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,120,000) $2,000,000 0.93
Hopkins Dustin Hopkins K $1,920,000 $1,120,000 $800,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,520,000) $1,920,000 0.89
Samuel Jr. Asante Samuel Jr. CB $1,641,579 $988,316 $653,263 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,948,105) $1,641,579 0.76
Harris Josh Harris LS $1,320,000 $1,120,000 $200,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,920,000) $1,320,000 0.61
Pipkins Trey Pipkins LT $1,184,269 $965,000 $219,269 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($219,269) $1,184,269 0.55
Palmer Josh Palmer WR $1,143,968 $888,794 $255,174 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($765,522) $1,143,968 0.53
Kelley Josh Kelley RB $1,090,085 $895,000 $195,085 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($390,170) $1,090,085 0.51
McKitty Tre McKitty TE $1,087,694 $877,539 $210,155 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($630,465) $1,087,694 0.50
Reeder Troy Reeder LB $1,075,000 $965,000 $25,000 $85,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($25,000) $1,075,000 0.50
Callahan Bryce Callahan CB $1,047,500 $1,120,000 $152,500 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($152,500) $1,047,500 0.49
Covington Christian Covington DT $1,047,500 $1,120,000 $152,500 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($152,500) $1,047,500 0.49
Fox Morgan Fox DE $1,047,500 $1,035,000 $100,000 $52,500 0- 0- 0- 0- ($100,000) $1,047,500 0.49
Stick Easton Stick QB $1,034,391 $965,000 $69,391 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($69,391) $1,034,391 0.48
Rumph II Chris Rumph II DE $1,013,386 $825,000 $188,386 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($565,158) $1,013,386 0.47
Carter Deandre Carter WR $995,000 $1,035,000 $100,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($100,000) $995,000 0.46
Clapp Will Clapp C $995,000 $1,035,000 $100,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($100,000) $995,000 0.46
Campbell Tevaughn Campbell CB $965,000 $965,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $965,000 0.45
Egbule Emeke Egbule LB $965,000 $965,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $965,000 0.45
Guyton Jalen Guyton WR $965,000 $965,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $965,000 0.45
Scott JK Scott P $965,000 $965,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $965,000 0.45
Woods JT Woods S $959,353 $705,000 $254,353 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,017,412) $959,353 0.44
Gilman Alohi Gilman S $942,051 $895,000 $47,051 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($94,102) $942,051 0.44
Jaimes Brenden Jaimes OL $904,445 $825,000 $79,445 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($238,335) $904,445 0.42
Brown Andrew Brown DE $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 0.41
Christiansen Cole Christiansen LB $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 0.41
Gaziano Joe Gaziano DE $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 0.41
Moore Jason Moore WR $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 0.41
Nabers Gabe Nabers TE $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 0.41
Norton Storm Norton G $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 0.41
Parham Donald Parham TE $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 0.41
Spiller Isaiah Spiller RB $889,238 $184,238 $705,000 $184,238 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($736,952) $889,238 $184,238 0.41
Niemann Nick Niemann LB $878,501 $53,501 $825,000 $53,501 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($160,503) $878,501 $53,501 0.41
Reed Joe Reed WR $875,000 $50,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- $50,000 0- 0- 0- $875,000 $50,000 0.41
Rountree III Larry Rountree III RB $868,940 $43,940 $825,000 $43,940 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($131,820) $868,940 $43,940 0.40
Webb Mark Webb S $850,022 $25,022 $825,000 $25,022 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($75,066) $850,022 $25,022 0.39
Ogbongbemiga Amen Ogbongbemiga LB $830,000 $5,000 $825,000 $5,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,000) $830,000 $5,000 0.38
Davis Jamal Davis OLB $827,500 $2,500 $825,000 $2,500 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,500) $827,500 $2,500 0.38
Bailey Zack Bailey G $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
DeLuca Ben DeLuca S $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Fehoko Breiden Fehoko DT $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Ffrench Maurice Ffrench WR $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Hall Kemon Hall CB $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Hunter Ryan Hunter G $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Merrill Forrest Merrill DT $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Ogbonnia Otito Ogbonnia DT $784,720 $79,720 $705,000 $79,720 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($318,880) $784,720 $79,720 0.36
Salyer Jamaree Salyer G $748,982 $43,982 $705,000 $43,982 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($175,928) $748,982 $43,982 0.35
Taylor Ja'Sir Taylor CB $738,003 $33,003 $705,000 $33,003 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($132,012) $738,003 $33,003 0.34
Leonard Deane Leonard CB $729,916 $24,916 $705,000 $24,916 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($99,664) $729,916 $24,916 0.34
Horvath Zander Horvath RB $724,252 $19,252 $705,000 $19,252 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($77,008) $724,252 $19,252 0.34
Bradford Trevon Bradford WR $710,000 $5,000 $705,000 $5,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($15,000) $710,000 $5,000 0.33
Layne Raheem Layne S $708,333 $3,333 $705,000 $3,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,000) $708,333 $3,333 0.33
Trainer Andrew Trainer T $708,333 $3,333 $705,000 $3,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,000) $708,333 $3,333 0.33
Bandy Michael Bandy WR $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Brown Leddie Brown RB $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Kampmoyer Hunter Kampmoyer TE $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Krommenhoek Erik Krommenhoek TE $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Lloyd Damon Lloyd LB $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Maddox-William Tyreek Maddox-William LB $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Marks Jr. Kevin Marks Jr. RB $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
McCourt James McCourt K $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Peters Brandon Peters QB $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Sarell Foster Sarell T $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Sebastian Brandon Sebastian CB $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Shelby Ty Shelby DE $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Smartt Stone Smartt TE $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Thomas Skyler Thomas S $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Weaver Isaac Weaver C $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.33
Active Roster: $225,743,335 $166,120,995 $55,251,905 $490,435 - $250,000 $4,500,000 - - $225,743,335 104.61

 

2022 Projected Draft Pool Cap

Estimated cap dollars necessary to sign upcoming draft picks (not included in the cap figure yet)

Player (8) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit (Total) Cap Hit (Top 51)
Round 1, Pick #17Zion Johnson Round 1, Pick #17 G $2,681,214 $705,000 $1,976,214 - - - - - - $2,681,214 $2,681,214
Round 3, Pick #79JT Woods Round 3, Pick #79 S $956,208 $705,000 $251,208 - - - - - - $956,208 $956,208
Round 4, Pick #123Isaiah Spiller Round 4, Pick #123 RB $889,237 $705,000 $184,237 - - - - - - $889,237 $184,237
Round 5, Pick #160Otito Ogbonnia Round 5, Pick #160 DT $784,720 $705,000 $79,720 - - - - - - $784,720 $79,720
Round 6, Pick #195Jamaree Salyer Round 6, Pick #195 G $748,982 $705,000 $43,982 - - - - - - $748,982 $43,982
Round 6, Pick #214Ja'Sir Taylor Round 6, Pick #214 CB $738,004 $705,000 $33,004 - - - - - - $738,004 $33,004
Round 7, Pick #236Deane Leonard Round 7, Pick #236 CB $729,916 $705,000 $24,916 - - - - - - $729,916 $24,916
Round 7, Pick #260Zander Horvath Round 7, Pick #260 RB $724,252 $705,000 $19,252 - - - - - - $724,252 $19,252
Projected Draft Pool: $8,252,533 $8,252,533 $4,022,533


2022 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 (13) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
BulagaBryan Bulaga RT $3,333,334 - $3,333,334 - - - - - - $3,333,334 1.54
ReedJoe Reed WR $170,154 - $170,154 - - - - - - $170,154 0.08
HillK.J. Hill WR $52,414 - $52,414 - - - - - - $52,414 0.02
EgbuleEmeke Egbule LB $39,091 - $39,091 - - - - - - $39,091 0.02
BroughtonCortez Broughton DT $19,505 - $19,505 - - - - - - $19,505 0.01
GoldwireJared Goldwire DT $13,334 - $13,334 - - - - - - $13,334 0.01
KessmanAlex Kessman K $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
MerrillForrest Merrill DT $6,000 - $6,000 - - - - - - $6,000 0.00
KampmoyerHunter Kampmoyer TE $5,334 - $5,334 - - - - - - $5,334 0.00
HarperDarius Harper T $5,000 - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
SpaldingKyle Spalding T $5,000 - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
LanganRyan Langan LS $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
DeLucaBen DeLuca S $2,000 - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
Dead Money: $3,661,167 - $3,661,167 - - - - - - $3,661,167 1.70

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 $9,052,712
Adjustment $-1,452,712
Adjusted Salary Cap $215,800,000
All Contracts $166,120,995 $55,251,905 $490,435 - $250,000 $4,500,000 - $225,743,335
Top 51 Contracts $138,475,995 $54,725,165 $490,435 - $200,000 $4,500,000 - $198,098,335
Dead Money - $3,661,167 - - - - - $3,661,167
Total (All) $166,120,995 $58,913,072 $490,435 - $250,000 $4,500,000 - $229,404,502
Total (w/Top 51) $138,475,995 $58,386,332 $490,435 - $200,000 $4,500,000 - $201,759,502
Cap Space (w/All) $-13,604,502
Cap Space (w/Top 51) $14,040,498