We use cookies to offer you a better browsing experience, analyze site traffic, & serve targeted ads. By using our site, you consent to our use of cookies.

New England Patriots 2015 Salary Cap

An updated look at the New England Patriots 2015 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Patriots – The Athletic

Viewing:
Club Option
Void

Active Players (57) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Brady Tom Brady QB $8,000,000 $6,000,000 - - - - - ($18,000,000) $14,000,000 9.68
Gronkowski Rob Gronkowski TE $4,750,000 $1,650,000 - $2,000,000 $250,000 - - ($18,300,000) $8,650,000 5.98
Vollmer Sebastian Vollmer RT $2,250,000 $1,750,000 $1,937,500 $333,333 - - $750,000 ($4,500,000) $7,020,833 4.86
McCourty Devin McCourty FS $2,500,000 $3,000,000 $500,000 - - - - ($22,000,000) $6,000,000 4.15
Ninkovich Rob Ninkovich OLB $1,500,000 $2,750,000 $400,000 - $100,000 - - ($7,100,000) $4,750,000 3.29
Edelman Julian Edelman WR $2,250,000 $1,250,000 $656,250 - - - $500,000 ($5,750,000) $4,656,250 3.22
Sheard Jabaal Sheard OLB $1,000,000 $2,000,000 $1,000,000 - - - - ($5,000,000) $4,000,000 2.77
Gostkowski Stephen Gostkowski K $1,800,000 $1,500,000 $200,000 - $100,000 - - ($10,200,000) $3,600,000 2.49
LaFell Brandon LaFell WR $1,800,000 $1,000,000 $400,000 - - - $300,000 ($2,000,000) $3,500,000 2.42
Amendola Danny Amendola WR $1,250,000 $1,366,666 $500,000 - - - - ($4,100,000) $3,116,666 2.16
Cannon Marcus Cannon RT $1,200,000 $1,066,666 $250,000 - $100,000 - - ($2,233,334) $2,616,666 1.81
Jones Chandler Jones OLB $1,504,568 $1,096,091 - - - - - ($1,848,375) $2,600,659 1.80
Hightower Dont'a Hightower OLB $1,443,273 $1,014,364 - - - - - ($1,014,364) $2,457,637 1.70
Chandler Scott Chandler TE $1,200,000 $1,000,000 - - $50,000 - - ($2,050,000) $2,250,000 1.56
Branch Alan Branch DT $1,200,000 $350,000 $200,000 - - - $400,000 ($700,000) $2,150,000 1.49
Chung Patrick Chung SS $1,000,000 $800,000 $200,000 - - - - ($3,400,000) $2,000,000 1.38
Slater Matthew Slater WR $1,000,000 $666,666 - - - - $100,000 ($2,333,333) $1,766,666 1.22
Brown Malcom Brown DT $435,000 $949,223 - - - - - ($6,140,062) $1,384,223 0.96
Wilson Tavon Wilson SS $965,166 $376,891 - - - - - ($376,891) $1,342,057 0.93
Hicks Akiem Hicks DE $1,259,588 - - - - - - - $1,259,588 0.87
Freeny Jonathan Freeny OLB $850,000 $400,000 - - - - - ($150,000) $1,250,000 0.86
Allen Ryan Allen P $585,000 $500,500 - - - - - ($3,000,500) $1,085,500 0.75
Bolden Brandon Bolden RB $660,000 $150,000 $200,000 - $25,000 - - ($325,000) $1,035,000 0.72
Collins Jamie Collins OLB $746,909 $278,818 - - - - - ($557,636) $1,025,727 0.71
Kline Josh Kline G $585,000 $250,000 - - - - - ($750,000) $835,000 0.58
Garoppolo Jimmy Garoppolo QB $578,359 $213,436 - - - - - ($890,308) $791,795 0.55
Ryan Logan Ryan CB $585,000 $140,813 - - $20,000 - - ($301,626) $745,813 0.52
Harmon Duron Harmon SS $585,000 $133,400 - - $6,000 - - ($266,800) $724,400 0.50
Ebner Nate Ebner FS $660,000 $24,150 - - - - - ($24,150) $684,150 0.47
Richards Jordan Richards SS $435,000 $239,827 - - - - - ($1,159,307) $674,827 0.47
Gibson Brandon Gibson WR $745,000 $40,000 - - $40,000 - - ($80,000) $665,000 0.46
Develin James Develin FB $660,000 - - - - - - - $660,000 0.46
Siliga Sealver Siliga DT $660,000 - - - - - - - $660,000 0.46
Stork Bryan Stork C $535,544 $119,250 - - - - - ($357,750) $654,794 0.45
Martin Keshawn Martin WR $621,176 - - - - - - - $621,176 0.43
White James White RB $510,000 $99,272 - - - - - ($297,816) $609,272 0.42
Grissom Geno Grissom DE $435,000 $145,488 - - - - - ($581,952) $580,488 0.40
Jackson Tre' Jackson G $435,000 $130,935 - - - - - ($523,740) $565,935 0.39
Bostic Jon Bostic ILB $546,209 - - - - - - - $546,209 0.38
Mason Shaq Mason G $435,000 $110,881 - - - - - ($443,525) $545,881 0.38
Butler Malcolm Butler CB $510,000 - - - - - - - $510,000 0.35
Cardona Joe Cardona LS $435,000 $25,000 $17,500 - - - - ($189,531) $477,500 0.33
Andrews David Andrews C $435,000 $5,000 - - - - - ($15,000) $440,000 0.30
Coleman Justin Coleman CB $435,000 - - - - - - - $435,000 0.30
Williams Michael Williams TE $435,000 - - - - - - - $435,000 0.30
Fleming Cameron Fleming T $360,000 - - - - - - - $360,000 0.25
Derby A.J. Derby TE $318,000 $28,013 - - - - - ($112,053) $346,013 0.24
King Brandon King FS $332,647 - - - - - - - $332,647 0.23
Roberts Darryl Roberts CB $318,000 $13,555 - - - - - ($54,223) $331,555 0.23
Gaffney Tyler Gaffney RB $318,000 - - - - - - - $318,000 0.22
Fleming Darius Fleming OLB $206,470 - - - - - - - $206,470 0.14
Johnson Leonard Johnson CB $155,294 - - - - - - - $155,294 0.11
Waddle LaAdrian Waddle RT $103,235 - - - - - - - $103,235 0.07
Jackson Steven Jackson RB $114,117 - - - - - - - $68,823 0.05
Harper Chris Harper WR $51,176 - - - - - - - $51,176 0.04
Watson Dekoda Watson OLB $43,823 - - - - - - - $43,823 0.03
Kitchen Ishmaa'ily Kitchen DT $38,823 - - - - - - - $38,823 0.03


2015 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 (11) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Mayo Jerod Mayo
()
ILB $1,500,000 $2,200,000 - $2,400,000 - - - ($10,500,000) $6,100,000 4.22
Solder Nate Solder
()
LT $1,438,000 $4,166,666 - - - - - ($19,938,000) $5,604,666 3.88
Wendell Ryan Wendell
()
C $1,000,000 $425,000 $175,000 - - - $800,000 ($425,000) $2,400,000 1.66
Brown Tarell Brown
()
CB $1,000,000 $400,000 $100,000 - - - $500,000 ($400,000) $2,000,000 1.38
Easley Dominique Easley
()
DT $751,980 $907,918 - - - - - ($4,559,693) $1,659,898 1.15
Blount LeGarrette Blount
()
RB $705,882 - $193,750 - $50,000 - - ($150,000) $949,632 0.66
Dobson Aaron Dobson
()
WR $716,670 $218,340 - - - - - ($436,680) $935,010 0.65
Lewis Dion Lewis
()
RB $585,000 $200,000 - - - - - ($1,185,000) $785,000 0.54
Flowers Trey Flowers
()
DE $400,588 $139,733 - - - - - ($558,932) $540,321 0.37
Tyms Brian Tyms
()
WR $348,000 - - - $15,000 - - ($15,000) $363,000 0.25
Martin Eric Martin
()
ILB $137,647 - - - - - - - $137,647 0.10


2015 Reserve/PUP Cap

Cap breakdowns for players currently on a physically unable to perform, or non-football injury list. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (2) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Jones Chris Jones DT $585,000 - - - - - - - $585,000 0.40
Fletcher Dane Fletcher ILB $501,353 $20,000 $60,000 - - - - ($20,000) $581,353 0.40


2015 Non-Football Injury Cap

Cap breakdowns for players currently on a physically unable to perform, or non-football injury list. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (1) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Johnson Rufus Johnson OLB $435,000 - - - - - - - $435,000 0.30


2015 Practice Squad

Cap breakdowns for players currently on a team's practice squad. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (1) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Ball Montee Ball RB $19,800 - - - - - - - $19,800 0.01


2015 Dead Cap

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

Player (77) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Revis Darrelle Revis CB - $5,000,000 - - - - - - $5,000,000 3.46
Mankins Logan Mankins G - $4,000,000 - - - - - - $4,000,000 2.77
Arrington Kyle Arrington CB - $3,250,000 - - - - - - $3,250,000 2.25
Fletcher Bradley Fletcher CB $800,000 $100,000 $75,000 - $300,000 - - - $1,275,000 0.88
Wilfork Vince Wilfork DT - $866,668 - - - - - - $866,668 0.60
Hoomanawanui Michael Hoomanawanui TE $141,176 $180,000 $318,750 - - - - - $639,926 0.44
Wayne Reggie Wayne WR - $450,000 - - - - - - $450,000 0.31
McClain Robert McClain CB $150,000 $150,000 - - $50,000 - - - $350,000 0.24
Melvin Rashaan Melvin CB $301,694 - - - - - - - $301,694 0.21
Boyce Josh Boyce WR - $238,500 - - $15,000 - - - $253,500 0.18
Cadet Travaris Cadet RB $116,470 $32,500 $50,000 - - - - - $198,970 0.14
Cleveland Asante Cleveland TE $182,600 - - - - - - - $182,600 0.13
Thornton Khyri Thornton DT $177,964 - - - - - - - $177,964 0.12
Martin Eric Martin ILB $162,634 - - - $10,000 - - - $172,634 0.12
Harper Chris Harper WR $155,964 $5,000 - - - - - - $160,964 0.11
Armstead Armond Armstead DT $143,222 - - - - - - - $143,222 0.10
Bequette Jake Bequette DE - $134,950 - - - - - - $134,950 0.09
Barker Chris Barker G $122,400 - - - - - - - $122,400 0.08
Fleming Cameron Fleming T $39,600 $75,146 - - - - - - $114,746 0.08
Iosefa Joey Iosefa FB $110,576 - - - - - - - $110,576 0.08
Halapio Jon Halapio G - $92,325 - - - - - - $92,325 0.06
Johnson Damaris Johnson WR $77,647 - - - - - - - $77,647 0.05
Fleming Darius Fleming OLB $72,600 - - - - - - - $72,600 0.05
Thomas Jemea Thomas CB - $69,384 - - - - - - $69,384 0.05
Watson Dekoda Watson OLB $87,647 - - - - - - - $68,823 0.05
McDonald Dewey McDonald OLB $66,600 - - - - - - - $66,600 0.05
Clausell Blaine Clausell T $66,000 - - - - - - - $66,000 0.05
Groy Ryan Groy G $58,764 - - - - - - - $58,764 0.04
Milton Keavon Milton T $52,800 - - - - - - - $52,800 0.04
Wilson Torrian Wilson T $52,800 - - - - - - - $52,800 0.04
Hill Austin Hill WR $52,800 - - - - - - - $52,800 0.04
Chekwa Chimdi Chekwa CB - $50,000 - - - - - - $50,000 0.03
White Chris White ILB - $50,000 - - - - - - $50,000 0.03
Vereen Brock Vereen FS $46,200 - - - - - - - $46,200 0.03
Hankerson Leonard Hankerson WR $44,411 - - - - - - - $44,411 0.03
Kitchen Ishmaa'ily Kitchen DT $38,823 - - - - - - - $38,823 0.03
Wells Matthew Wells LB - $35,973 - - - - - - $35,973 0.02
Gallon Jeremy Gallon WR - $35,694 - - - - - - $35,694 0.02
King Brandon King FS $33,000 $1,000 - - - - - - $34,000 0.02
Buchanan Michael Buchanan DE - $26,806 - - - - - - $26,806 0.02
Dixon Brandon Dixon CB $26,400 - - - - - - - $26,400 0.02
Hill Troy Hill CB $25,588 - - - - - - - $25,588 0.02
Moore Zach Moore DE - $25,550 - - - - - - $25,550 0.02
Spikes Brandon Spikes ILB - $25,000 - - - - - - $25,000 0.02
Beauharnais Steve Beauharnais ILB - $23,796 - - - - - - $23,796 0.02
Thompkins Kenbrell Thompkins WR $19,800 $834 - - - - - - $20,634 0.01
Flynn Matt Flynn QB - $20,000 - - - - - - $20,000 0.01
Carter Deandre Carter WR $19,800 - - - - - - - $19,800 0.01
Fauria Joseph Fauria TE $19,800 - - - - - - - $19,800 0.01
Greenwood Chris Greenwood CB $19,800 - - - - - - - $19,800 0.01
Snyder Kevin Snyder ILB $19,800 - - - - - - - $19,800 0.01
Thomas Robert Thomas DT $19,800 - - - - - - - $19,800 0.01
Ventrone Ross Ventrone SS $19,800 - - - - - - - $19,800 0.01
Gardner Devin Gardner QB - $15,000 - - - - - - $15,000 0.01
Dennard Alfonzo Dennard CB - $14,462 - - - - - - $14,462 0.01
Palmer Nathan Palmer WR $13,200 - - - - - - - $13,200 0.01
Quarles Kelcy Quarles DT $13,200 - - - - - - - $13,200 0.01
Raven Floyd Raven SS $13,200 - - - - - - - $13,200 0.01
Singleton Alex Singleton LB $13,200 - - - - - - - $13,200 0.01
Staten Jimmy Staten DT $13,200 - - - - - - - $13,200 0.01
Swanson Dax Swanson SS $13,200 - - - - - - - $13,200 0.01
Dickson Xzavier Dickson OLB - $13,195 - - - - - - $13,195 0.01
Gordon Cameron Gordon OLB - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.01
Krause Jonathan Krause WR - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.01
Johnson Antonio Johnson DT - - - - $10,000 - - - $10,000 0.01
Jean Jimmy Jean CB $5,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $6,666 0.00
Hickey Sean Hickey T $6,600 - - - - - - - $6,600 0.00
Vellano Joe Vellano DT $6,600 - - - - - - - $6,600 0.00
Williams Brennan Williams RT $6,600 - - - - - - - $6,600 0.00
Houston Stephen Houston RB - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
Finch Roy Finch RB - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Gary Shamiel Gary S - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Hawkins Travis Hawkins CB - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Jones Justin Jones TE - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Watson Asa Watson TE - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
Harrison Mark Harrison WR - $1,000 - - - - - - $1,000 0.00
Taylor Vince Taylor DT - $833 - - - - - - $833 0.00


2015 Cap Totals

Cap Type Total
2015 NFL Salary Cap $143,280,000
2014 Rollover Cap $6,442,054
Adjustment $-5,143,970
Adjusted Salary Cap $144,578,084
All Contracts $98,735,571
Injured Reserve Money $21,475,174
Reserve/PUP Money $1,166,353
Non-Footall Injury Money $435,000
Dead Cap $19,484,524
Practice Squad Money $19,800
Total Cap $141,316,422
Patriots Cap Space ($3,261,662)
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2015 NFL Salary Cap $143,280,000
2014 Rollover Cap $6,442,054
Adjustment $-5,143,970
Adjusted Salary Cap $144,578,084
All Contracts $54,770,377 $32,634,905 $6,461,250 $2,333,333 $691,000 - $2,050,000 $98,735,571
Injured Reserve Money $8,583,767 $8,657,657 $468,750 $2,400,000 $65,000 - $1,300,000 $21,475,174
Reserve/PUP Money $1,086,353 $20,000 $60,000 - - - - $1,166,353
Reserve/Non-Football Injury Money $435,000 - - - - - - $435,000
Dead Money $3,648,980 $15,025,618 $443,750 - $385,000 - - $19,484,524
Practice Squad $19,800 - - - - - - $19,800
Total $68,544,277 $56,338,180 $7,433,750 $4,733,333 $1,141,000 - $3,350,000 $141,316,422
Cap Space $3,261,662