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New York Jets

New York Jets 2021 Salary Cap

Jets 2021 Salary Cap

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

Jets – The Athletic

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Active Players (90) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Lawson Carl Lawson DE $14,333,333 $6,200,000 $333,333 $7,800,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($22,200,000) $14,333,333 6.81
Maye Marcus Maye FS $10,612,000 $10,612,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,612,000) $10,612,000 5.04
McGovern Connor McGovern C $9,333,333 $8,000,000 $1,333,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,666,667) $9,333,333 4.43
Davis Corey Davis WR $9,333,333 $7,000,000 $2,333,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($27,000,000) $9,333,333 4.43
Williams Quinnen Williams DE $9,046,647 $850,000 $5,419,431 $2,777,216 0- 0- 0- 0- ($19,221,901) $9,046,647 4.30
Mosley C.J. Mosley ILB $7,500,000 $6,000,000 $1,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($27,850,000) $7,500,000 3.56
Wilson Zach Wilson QB $6,391,033 $660,000 $5,731,033 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($35,150,680) $6,391,033 3.03
Crowder Jamison Crowder WR $6,352,932 $5,000,000 $1,000,000 $352,932 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,500,000) $6,352,932 3.02
Davis Jarrad Davis ILB $5,500,000 $3,000,000 $2,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,500,000) $5,500,000 2.61
Cole Keelan Cole WR $5,500,000 $2,000,000 $3,000,000 $500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,000,000) $5,500,000 2.61
Rankins Sheldon Rankins DT $4,455,882 $1,000,000 $750,000 $2,705,882 0- 0- 0- 0- ($4,500,000) $4,455,882 2.12
Moses Morgan Moses RT $4,320,588 $1,100,000 $2,000,000 $470,588 0- 0- 0- $750,000 ($3,100,000) $4,320,588 2.05
Feeney Dan Feeney G $4,250,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $500,000 0- 0- 0- $750,000 ($3,000,000) $4,250,000 2.02
Becton Mekhi Becton LT $4,192,284 $1,448,457 $2,743,827 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($15,092,221) $4,192,284 1.99
Lewis Alex Lewis G $4,045,098 $3,000,000 $833,333 $211,765 0- 0- 0- 0- ($4,666,667) $4,045,098 1.92
Van Roten Greg Van Roten RT $3,632,343 $3,000,000 0- $382,343 0- 0- 0- $250,000 0- $3,632,343 1.72
Griffin Ryan Griffin TE $3,275,000 $2,400,000 $500,000 $375,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,450,000) $3,275,000 1.56
Joyner LaMarcus Joyner FS $2,911,754 $1,500,000 $1,000,000 $411,754 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,500,000) $2,911,754 1.38
Vera-Tucker Alijah Vera-Tucker RT $2,888,187 $660,000 $2,228,187 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($15,885,028) $2,888,187 1.37
Herndon Chris Herndon TE $2,350,381 $2,183,000 $167,381 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($167,381) $2,350,381 1.12
Hardee Justin Hardee CB $2,247,050 $1,350,000 0- $897,050 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,000,000) $2,247,050 1.07
Fatukasi Foley Fatukasi DT $2,226,564 $2,183,000 $43,564 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($43,564) $2,226,564 1.06
Kroft Tyler Kroft TE $1,794,110 $1,250,000 $250,000 $294,110 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,500,000) $1,794,110 0.85
Moore Elijah Moore WR $1,625,532 $660,000 $965,532 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,928,511) $1,625,532 0.77
Mims Denzel Mims WR $1,234,932 $856,986 $377,946 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,990,824) $1,234,932 0.59
McDermott Conor McDermott T $1,225,000 $1,100,000 $125,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($275,000) $1,225,000 0.58
Curry Vinny Curry DE $1,204,411 $1,075,000 0- $129,412 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,075,000) $1,204,411 0.57
Adams Josh Adams RB $1,180,000 $1,000,000 $120,000 $60,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($300,000) $1,180,000 0.56
Shepherd Nathan Shepherd DE $1,159,143 $934,000 $225,143 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($225,143) $1,159,143 0.55
Davis Ashtyn Davis FS $1,117,587 $833,517 $284,070 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($852,210) $1,117,587 0.53
Hennessy Thomas Hennessy LS $1,115,000 $990,000 $125,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($375,000) $1,115,000 0.53
Coleman Tevin Coleman RB $1,100,000 $1,000,000 $100,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($400,000) $1,100,000 0.52
Zuniga Jabari Zuniga DE $1,074,177 $824,835 $249,342 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($748,026) $1,074,177 0.51
Edoga Chuma Edoga RT $1,066,750 $850,000 $216,750 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($433,500) $1,066,750 0.51
Wesco Trevon Wesco FB $1,025,971 $850,000 $175,971 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($351,942) $1,025,971 0.49
Smart Tanzel Smart DT $990,000 $990,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $990,000 0.47
Perine La'Mical Perine RB $966,336 $780,000 $186,336 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($559,008) $966,336 0.46
Morgan James Morgan QB $958,816 $780,000 $178,816 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($536,448) $958,816 0.46
Smith Vyncint Smith WR $952,941 $920,000 0- $32,941 0- 0- 0- 0- ($70,000) $952,941 0.45
Clark Cameron Clark G $952,748 $780,000 $172,748 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($518,244) $952,748 0.45
Cashman Blake Cashman ILB $925,773 $850,000 $75,773 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($151,546) $925,773 0.44
Franklin-Myers John Franklin-Myers DE $920,000 $920,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $920,000 0.44
Levin Corey Levin C $920,000 $920,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $920,000 0.44
Malone Josh Malone WR $920,000 $920,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $920,000 0.44
Valoaga Jeremiah Valoaga DE $920,000 $920,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $920,000 0.44
Brown Daniel Brown TE $900,000 $990,000 0- $50,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $900,000 0.43
Austin Blessuan Austin CB $890,743 $850,000 $40,743 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($81,486) $890,743 0.42
Carter Michael Carter RB $861,842 $660,000 $201,842 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($807,368) $861,842 0.41
Hall Bryce Hall CB $858,951 $780,000 $78,951 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($236,853) $858,951 0.41
Phillips Kyle Phillips DE $851,668 $850,000 $1,668 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,668) $851,668 0.40
Blair Ronald Blair DE $850,000 $990,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.40
Neasman Sharrod Neasman S $850,000 $990,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.40
Ballentine Corey Ballentine CB $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.40
Berrios Braxton Berrios WR $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.40
Dawkins Noah Dawkins LB $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.40
Hassell J.T. Hassell S $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.40
Jackson Bennett Jackson CB $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.40
Johnson Ty Johnson RB $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.40
Murray Jimmy Murray C $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.40
White Mike White QB $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.40
Mann Braden Mann P $824,275 $44,275 $780,000 $44,275 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($132,825) $824,275 $44,275 0.39
Huff Bryce Huff OLB $785,000 $5,000 $780,000 $5,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,000) $785,000 $5,000 0.37
Cager Lawrence Cager WR $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.37
Campbell Elijah Campbell S $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.37
Guidry Jr. Javelin Guidry Jr. CB $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.37
Jackson Lamar Jackson CB $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.37
Phillips Del'Shawn Phillips LB $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.37
Smith Jeff Smith WR $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.37
Walter Austin Walter RB $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.37
Sherwood Jamien Sherwood S $748,714 $88,714 $660,000 $88,714 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($354,856) $748,714 $88,714 0.36
Carter Michael Carter CB $742,232 $82,232 $660,000 $82,232 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($328,927) $742,232 $82,232 0.35
Pinnock Jason Pinnock CB $727,613 $67,613 $660,000 $67,613 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($270,451) $727,613 $67,613 0.35
Nasirildeen Hamsah Nasirildeen S $711,961 $51,961 $660,000 $51,961 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($207,849) $711,961 $51,961 0.34
Echols Brandin Echols CB $703,545 $43,545 $660,000 $43,545 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($174,185) $703,545 $43,545 0.33
Marshall Jonathan Marshall DT $702,227 $42,227 $660,000 $42,227 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($168,902) $702,227 $42,227 0.33
Dunn Isaiah Dunn CB $668,333 $8,333 $660,000 $8,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($185,000) $668,333 $8,333 0.32
Eifler Milo Eifler LB $666,666 $6,666 $660,000 $6,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($20,000) $666,666 $6,666 0.32
Rashed Hamilcar Rashed DE $666,666 $6,666 $660,000 $6,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($80,000) $666,666 $6,666 0.32
Yeboah Kenny Yeboah TE $666,666 $6,666 $660,000 $6,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($20,000) $666,666 $6,666 0.32
Saltes Teton Saltes OL $666,000 $6,000 $660,000 $6,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($93,000) $666,000 $6,000 0.32
Hermanns Grant Hermanns T $663,333 $3,333 $660,000 $3,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($60,000) $663,333 $3,333 0.31
Naggar Chris Naggar K $663,000 $3,000 $660,000 $3,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($28,000) $663,000 $3,000 0.31
Dwumfour Michael Dwumfour DT $661,666 $1,666 $660,000 $1,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($20,000) $661,666 $1,666 0.31
Hoge Tristen Hoge T $661,666 $1,666 $660,000 $1,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($55,000) $661,666 $1,666 0.31
Ammendola Matt Ammendola K $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.31
Bailey Manasseh Bailey WR $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.31
Cole Matt Cole WR $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.31
Lewis Zane Lewis CB $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.31
Montgomery DJ Montgomery WR $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.31
White Brendon White S $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.31
Active Roster: $184,259,736 $125,440,795 $39,537,949 $17,950,993 - - - $1,750,000 - $184,259,736 87.49


2021 Injured Reserve Cap

Injured players who will miss the remainder of the season. Their cap figures count toward the team total.

Player (1) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Ferguson Parker Ferguson T $421,000 $421,000 - - - - - - - $421,000 0.20


2021 Reserve/PUP

Injured players on the reserve/pup list must miss at least 6 weeks. Their cap hits count toward the team total.

Player (1) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Hampton Saquan Hampton S $440,000 $440,000 - - - - - - - $440,000 0.21


2021 Non-Football Injury Cap

Players who have suffered a non-football related injury. They do not count against the active roster, but their cap hit does.

Player (1) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Fant George Fant LT $9,829,411 $8,500,000 $1,000,000 $329,412 - - - - - $9,829,411 4.67

 

2021 Projected Draft Pool Cap

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

Player (10) 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 #2Zach Wilson Round 1, Pick #2 QB $6,391,033 $660,000 $5,731,033 - - - - - - $6,391,033 $6,391,033
Round 1, Pick #14Alijah Vera-Tucker Round 1, Pick #14 G $2,888,187 $660,000 $2,228,187 - - - - - - $2,888,187 $2,888,187
Round 2, Pick #34Elijah Moore Round 2, Pick #34 WR $1,625,532 $660,000 $965,532 - - - - - - $1,625,532 $1,625,532
Round 4, Pick #107Michael Carter Round 4, Pick #107 RB $861,842 $660,000 $201,842 - - - - - - $861,842 $861,842
Round 5, Pick #146Jamien Sherwood Round 5, Pick #146 S $748,716 $660,000 $88,716 - - - - - - $748,716 $88,716
Round 5, Pick #154Michael Carter Round 5, Pick #154 CB $742,232 $660,000 $82,232 - - - - - - $742,232 $82,232
Round 5, Pick #175Jason Pinnock Round 5, Pick #175 CB $727,613 $660,000 $67,613 - - - - - - $727,613 $67,613
Round 6, Pick #186Hamsah Nasirildeen Round 6, Pick #186 S $711,962 $660,000 $51,962 - - - - - - $711,962 $51,962
Round 6, Pick #200Brandin Echols Round 6, Pick #200 CB $703,546 $660,000 $43,546 - - - - - - $703,546 $43,546
Round 6, Pick #207Jonathan Marshall Round 6, Pick #207 DT $702,226 $660,000 $42,226 - - - - - - $702,226 $42,226
Projected Draft Pool: $16,102,889 $16,102,889 $12,142,889


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 (16) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
JohnsonTrumaine Johnson CB $8,000,000 - $8,000,000 - - - - - - $8,000,000 3.80
DarnoldSam Darnold QB $5,019,586 - $5,019,586 - - - - - - $5,019,586 2.38
BellLe'Veon Bell RB $4,000,000 - $4,000,000 - - - - - - $4,000,000 1.90
EnunwaQuincy Enunwa WR $3,600,000 - $3,600,000 - - - - - - $3,600,000 1.71
AndersonHenry Anderson DE $1,333,334 - $1,333,334 - - - - - - $1,333,334 0.63
CannonTrenton Cannon RB $34,806 - $34,806 - - - - - - $34,806 0.02
CarterShyheim Carter S $8,000 - $8,000 - - - - - - $8,000 0.00
HilbersJared Hilbers T $8,000 - $8,000 - - - - - - $8,000 0.00
JohnsonSterling Johnson DT $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
CagerLawrence Cager WR $5,000 - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
JacksonLamar Jackson CB $5,000 - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
Guidry Jr.Javelin Guidry Jr. CB $4,667 - $4,667 - - - - - - $4,667 0.00
MooreJalin Moore RB $2,834 - $2,834 - - - - - - $2,834 0.00
CampbellGeorge Campbell WR $1,667 - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
PetersJordyn Peters S $1,666 - $1,666 - - - - - - $1,666 0.00
DavisDomenique Davis DT $434 - $434 - - - - - - $434 0.00
Dead Money: $22,031,661 - $22,031,661 - - - - - - $22,031,661 10.46

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 $26,686,546
Adjustment $1,411,268
Adjusted Salary Cap $210,597,814
All Contracts $125,440,795 $39,537,949 $17,950,993 - - - $1,750,000 $184,259,736
Top 51 Contracts $96,770,795 $39,068,386 $17,950,993 - - - $1,750,000 $155,729,736
Injured Reserve Money $421,000 - - - - - - $421,000
Reserve/PUP Money $440,000 - - - - - - $440,000
Reserve/Non-Football Injury Money $8,500,000 $1,000,000 $329,412 - - - - $9,829,411
Dead Money - $22,031,661 - - - - - $22,031,661
Total (All) $134,801,795 $62,569,610 $18,280,405 - - - $1,750,000 $216,981,808
Total (w/Top 51) $106,131,795 $62,100,047 $18,280,405 - - - $1,750,000 $188,451,808
Cap Space (w/All) $-6,383,994
Cap Space (w/Top 51) $22,146,006