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Miami Dolphins

Miami Dolphins 2021 Salary Cap

Dolphins 2021 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Miami Dolphins 2021 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Dolphins – The Athletic

Club Option
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Active Players (39) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Jones Byron Jones CB $16,100,000 $14,000,000 $2,100,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($28,400,000) $16,100,000 8.39
Van Noy Kyle Van Noy OLB $13,900,000 $12,500,000 $1,375,000 0- 0- $25,000 0- 0- ($4,125,000) $13,900,000 7.24
Howard Xavien Howard CB $13,500,000 $12,075,000 $1,400,000 0- 0- $25,000 0- 0- ($6,700,000) $13,500,000 7.04
Parker DeVante Parker WR $11,050,000 $7,750,000 $1,900,000 $500,000 $800,000 $100,000 0- 0- ($8,100,000) $11,050,000 5.76
Flowers Ereck Flowers G $10,000,000 $8,975,000 $1,000,000 0- 0- $25,000 0- 0- ($10,975,000) $10,000,000 5.21
Lawson Shaq Lawson DE $9,333,333 $7,900,000 $1,333,333 0- 0- $100,000 0- 0- ($10,666,667) $9,333,333 4.86
Ogbah Emmanuel Ogbah DE $7,500,000 $7,475,000 0- 0- 0- $25,000 0- 0- 0- $7,500,000 3.91
McCain Bobby McCain FS $7,140,000 $6,400,000 $740,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,480,000) $7,140,000 3.72
Tagovailoa Tua Tagovailoa QB $6,880,781 $780,000 $4,894,625 $1,206,156 0- 0- 0- 0- ($14,683,875) $6,880,781 3.59
Wilson Albert Wilson WR $5,158,334 $1,975,000 $1,333,334 $700,000 0- 0- 0- $1,150,000 0- $5,158,334 2.69
Rowe Eric Rowe SS $5,050,000 $2,500,000 $525,000 $2,000,000 0- $25,000 0- 0- ($1,050,000) $5,050,000 2.63
Howard Jordan Howard RB $5,000,000 $4,975,000 0- 0- 0- $25,000 0- 0- 0- $5,000,000 2.61
Grant Jakeem Grant WR $4,750,000 $3,600,000 $600,000 $500,000 0- $50,000 0- 0- ($1,800,000) $4,750,000 2.48
Davis Jesse Davis RT $4,585,000 $3,110,000 $1,000,000 $400,000 0- $75,000 0- 0- ($2,000,000) $4,585,000 2.39
Wilkins Christian Wilkins DE $4,210,664 $1,898,555 $2,312,109 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($9,123,105) $4,210,664 2.19
Jackson Austin Jackson LT $3,100,079 $1,230,016 $1,870,063 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($11,160,285) $3,100,079 1.62
Hurns Allen Hurns WR $2,833,333 $1,725,000 $433,333 $525,000 0- 0- 0- $150,000 ($866,667) $2,833,333 1.48
Igbinoghene Noah Igbinoghene CB $2,557,775 $1,121,555 $1,436,220 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($8,063,325) $2,557,775 1.33
Fejedelem Clayton Fejedelem SS $2,525,000 $2,250,000 0- $250,000 0- $25,000 0- 0- ($1,000,000) $2,525,000 1.32
Gesicki Mike Gesicki TE $2,103,794 $1,381,626 $722,168 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($722,168) $2,103,794 1.10
Hunt Robert Hunt G $1,833,123 $976,625 $856,498 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,546,119) $1,833,123 0.96
Davis Raekwon Davis DT $1,285,341 $867,068 $418,273 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,121,887) $1,285,341 0.67
Baker Jerome Baker ILB $1,163,800 $920,000 $243,800 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($243,800) $1,163,800 0.61
Jones Brandon Jones FS $1,107,521 $831,504 $276,017 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($828,051) $1,107,521 0.58
Deiter Michael Deiter G $1,096,312 $850,000 $246,312 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($492,624) $1,096,312 0.57
Smythe Durham Smythe TE $1,078,061 $920,000 $158,061 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($158,061) $1,078,061 0.56
Kindley Solomon Kindley G $976,142 $780,000 $196,142 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($588,428) $976,142 0.51
Sanders Jason Sanders K $942,800 $920,000 $22,800 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($22,800) $942,800 0.49
Van Ginkel Andrew Van Ginkel OLB $927,695 $850,000 $77,695 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($155,390) $927,695 0.48
Sieler Zach Sieler DE $920,000 $920,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $920,000 0.48
Cox Chandler Cox FB $872,641 $850,000 $22,641 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($45,283) $872,641 0.45
Gaskin Myles Gaskin RB $871,694 $850,000 $21,694 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($43,389) $871,694 0.45
Strowbridge Jason Strowbridge DE $861,623 $780,000 $81,623 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($244,870) $861,623 0.45
Ledbetter Jonathan Ledbetter DE $855,000 $850,000 $5,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,000) $855,000 0.45
Williams Preston Williams WR $853,334 $850,000 $3,334 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,334) $853,334 0.44
Laird Patrick Laird RB $853,000 $850,000 $3,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,000) $853,000 0.44
Ferguson Blake Ferguson LS $827,612 $780,000 $47,612 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($142,836) $827,612 0.43
Bowden Lynn Bowden RB $824,064 $824,064 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $824,064 0.43
Perry Malcolm Perry RB $798,872 $780,000 $18,872 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($56,616) $798,872 0.42
Active Roster: $156,226,728 $119,871,013 $27,674,559 $6,081,156 $800,000 $500,000 - $1,300,000 - $156,226,728 81.42


2021 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 %
WeaverCurtis Weaver DE $230,994 - $230,994 - - - - - - $230,994 0.12
BallageKalen Ballage RB $147,295 - $147,295 - - - - - - $147,295 0.08
LimaRay Lima DT $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.01
RenderTyshun Render DE $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.01
ColeMatt Cole WR $8,000 - $8,000 - - - - - - $8,000 0.00
HubbardJonathan Hubbard T $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
JonesBenito Jones DT $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
MerrittKirk Merritt WR $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
StanleyDonell Stanley C $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
CalhounDeion Calhoun G $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
KaltmayerNick Kaltmayer T $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
SterkBryce Sterk DE $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
JohnsonKylan Johnson LB $1,667 - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
Dead Money: $444,626 - $444,626 - - - - - - $444,626 0.23

2021 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2021 NFL Salary Cap $175,000,000
2020 Rollover Cap $16,885,618
Adjustment $0
Adjusted Salary Cap $191,885,618
All Contracts $119,871,013 $27,674,559 $6,081,156 $800,000 $500,000 - $1,300,000 $156,226,728
Top 51 Contracts $119,871,013 $27,674,559 $6,081,156 $800,000 $500,000 - $1,300,000 $156,226,728
Dead Money - $444,626 - - - - - $444,626
Total (All) $119,871,013 $28,119,185 $6,081,156 $800,000 $500,000 - $1,300,000 $156,671,354
Total (w/Top 51) $119,871,013 $28,119,185 $6,081,156 $800,000 $500,000 - $1,300,000 $156,671,354
Cap Space (w/All) $35,214,264
Cap Space (w/Top 51) $35,214,264