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New England Patriots

New England Patriots 2021 Salary Cap

Patriots 2021 Salary Cap

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

Patriots – The Athletic

Club Option
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Active Players (57) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Gilmore Stephon Gilmore CB $17,170,834 $7,000,000 $3,600,000 $500,000 0- 0- $4,070,834 0- ($7,670,834) $17,170,834 8.82
Hightower Dont'a Hightower ILB $12,445,305 $7,850,000 $2,500,000 $820,305 0- 0- 0- $1,275,000 ($2,500,000) $12,445,305 6.40
McCourty Devin McCourty FS $11,150,000 $8,000,000 $2,150,000 $1,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($8,600,000) $11,150,000 5.73
Mason Shaq Mason G $9,775,000 $6,000,000 $2,400,000 $1,000,000 0- 0- $375,000 0- ($5,925,000) $9,775,000 5.02
Cannon Marcus Cannon RT $9,622,918 $4,700,000 $1,400,000 $1,406,250 0- $50,000 $1,166,668 $900,000 ($2,566,668) $9,622,918 4.95
Jones Jonathan Jones CB $7,118,750 $4,300,000 $2,018,750 $800,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($4,037,500) $7,118,750 3.66
Edelman Julian Edelman WR $6,666,667 $2,800,000 $2,666,667 $900,000 0- $300,000 0- 0- ($2,666,667) $6,666,667 3.43
Chung Patrick Chung SS $5,133,333 $950,000 $3,283,333 $800,000 $100,000 0- 0- 0- ($7,966,667) $5,133,333 2.64
Allen Beau Allen DT $3,950,000 $2,200,000 $850,000 $900,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,100,000) $3,950,000 2.03
Wynn Isaiah Wynn LT $3,640,606 $2,040,260 $1,600,346 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,640,606) $3,640,606 1.87
Phillips Adrian Phillips FS $3,500,000 $2,250,000 $750,000 $500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,250,000) $3,500,000 1.80
Slater Matthew Slater WR $3,125,000 $1,750,000 $375,000 $800,000 0- $100,000 0- $100,000 ($375,000) $3,125,000 1.61
Michel Sony Michel RB $3,063,040 $1,792,731 $1,270,309 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,306,055) $3,063,040 1.57
Harry N'Keal Harry WR $2,754,095 $1,413,032 $1,341,063 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($4,095,158) $2,754,095 1.42
Spence Akeem Spence DT $1,987,500 $1,075,000 $62,500 $250,000 0- 0- 0- $600,000 0- $1,987,500 1.02
Bolden Brandon Bolden RB $1,987,500 $850,000 $500,000 $187,500 0- 0- 0- $450,000 ($500,000) $1,987,500 1.02
Dugger Kyle Dugger S $1,893,614 $988,723 $904,891 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,703,396) $1,893,614 0.97
Williams Joejuan Williams CB $1,803,211 $1,096,070 $707,141 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,414,282) $1,803,211 0.93
King Brandon King LB $1,666,668 $1,000,000 $266,668 $300,000 0- $100,000 0- 0- ($266,668) $1,666,668 0.86
LaCosse Matt LaCosse TE $1,450,000 $850,000 $150,000 $300,000 0- 0- 0- $150,000 ($150,000) $1,450,000 0.75
Vitale Dan Vitale FB $1,287,500 $850,000 $100,000 $187,500 0- 0- 0- $150,000 ($100,000) $1,287,500 0.66
Uche Josh Uche OLB $1,224,849 $854,970 $369,879 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,964,607) $1,224,849 0.63
Cardona Joe Cardona LS $1,180,000 $990,000 $130,000 $60,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($260,000) $1,180,000 0.61
Winovich Chase Winovich DE $1,099,328 $850,000 $249,328 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($498,656) $1,099,328 0.57
Harris Damien Harris RB $1,071,534 $850,000 $221,534 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($443,068) $1,071,534 0.55
Jennings Anfernee Jennings LB $1,044,742 $818,948 $225,794 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($677,384) $1,044,742 0.54
Asiasi Devin Asiasi TE $1,041,550 $818,310 $223,240 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($669,720) $1,041,550 0.54
Keene Dalton Keene TE $1,022,592 $814,518 $208,074 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($624,222) $1,022,592 0.53
Stidham Jarrett Stidham QB $1,008,423 $850,000 $158,423 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($316,846) $1,008,423 0.52
Bentley Ja'whaun Bentley ILB $995,990 $920,000 $75,990 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($75,990) $995,990 0.51
Lee Marqise Lee WR $987,500 $990,000 $137,500 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($300,000) $987,500 0.51
Cajuste Yodny Cajuste LT $985,545 $780,000 $205,545 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($411,090) $985,545 0.51
Cowart Byron Cowart DT $924,861 $850,000 $74,861 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($149,722) $924,861 0.48
Bailey Jake Bailey P $922,245 $850,000 $72,245 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($144,490) $922,245 0.47
Bower Tashawn Bower DE $920,000 $920,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $920,000 0.47
Cunningham Korey Cunningham RT $920,000 $920,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $920,000 0.47
Izzo Ryan Izzo TE $867,269 $850,000 $17,269 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($17,269) $867,269 0.45
Meyers Jakobi Meyers WR $853,334 $850,000 $3,334 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,334) $853,334 0.44
Olszewski Gunner Olszewski WR $850,834 $850,000 $834 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($834) $850,834 0.44
Smith Devin Smith WR $850,000 $990,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.44
Aguayo Roberto Aguayo K $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.44
Dolegala Jacob Dolegala QB $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.44
Ross D'Angelo Ross CB $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.44
Onwenu Mike Onwenu G $830,619 $780,000 $50,619 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($151,857) $830,619 0.43
Herron Justin Herron LT $823,115 $780,000 $43,115 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($129,346) $823,115 0.42
Barnett Michael Barnett DT $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.40
Bryant Myles Bryant CB $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.40
Hall Terez Hall LB $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.40
Reynolds Ross Reynolds G $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.40
Taylor J.J. Taylor RB $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.40
Thurman Nick Thurman DE $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.40
Toran Najee Toran T $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.40
Murray Bill Murray DT $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.34
Pinckney Michael Pinckney LB $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.34
Rohrwasser Justin Rohrwasser K $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.34
Wilkerson Kristian Wilkerson WR $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.34
Zuber Isaiah Zuber WR $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.34
Active Roster: $142,925,871 $89,242,562 $31,364,252 $10,711,555 $100,000 $550,000 $5,612,502 $3,625,000 - $142,925,871 73.46

 

2021 Projected Draft Pool Cap

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

Player (1) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit
Round 1, Pick #15 Round 1, Pick #15 - - - - - - - - - -
Projected Draft Pool: $0 $0


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 (21) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
FroholdtHjalte Froholdt G $360,306 - $360,306 - - - - - - $360,306 0.19
RohrwasserJustin Rohrwasser K $236,546 - $236,546 - - - - - - $236,546 0.12
MaluiaCassh Maluia LB $121,998 - $121,998 - - - - - - $121,998 0.06
WoodardDustin Woodard C $72,999 - $72,999 - - - - - - $72,999 0.04
HarrisScoota Harris LB $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.01
MurrayBill Murray DT $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
TezinoKyahva Tezino LB $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
ZuberIsaiah Zuber WR $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
BerryRashod Berry TE $5,000 - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
HastingsWill Hastings WR $5,000 - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
TaylorJ.J. Taylor RB $5,000 - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
BryantMyles Bryant CB $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
BurtJake Burt TE $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
CoeNick Coe DE $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
GantMalik Gant S $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
RileySean Riley WR $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
SmithJ’Mar Smith QB $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
WallaceCourtney Wallace DT $2,667 - $2,667 - - - - - - $2,667 0.00
LewerkeBrian Lewerke QB $1,667 - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
ThomasJeff Thomas WR $1,667 - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
RossD'Angelo Ross CB $834 - $834 - - - - - - $834 0.00
Dead Money: $863,689 - $863,689 - - - - - - $863,689 0.44

2021 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2021 NFL Salary Cap $175,000,000
2020 Rollover Cap $19,571,247
Adjustment $0
Adjusted Salary Cap $194,571,247
All Contracts $89,242,562 $31,364,252 $10,711,555 $100,000 $550,000 $5,612,502 $3,625,000 $142,925,871
Top 51 Contracts $85,162,562 $31,364,252 $10,711,555 $100,000 $550,000 $5,612,502 $3,625,000 $138,845,871
Dead Money - $863,689 - - - - - $863,689
Total (All) $89,242,562 $32,227,941 $10,711,555 $100,000 $550,000 $5,612,502 $3,625,000 $143,789,560
Total (w/Top 51) $85,162,562 $32,227,941 $10,711,555 $100,000 $550,000 $5,612,502 $3,625,000 $139,709,560
Cap Space (w/All) $50,781,687
Cap Space (w/Top 51) $54,861,687