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Pittsburgh Steelers

Pittsburgh Steelers 2020 Salary Cap

Steelers 2020 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Pittsburgh Steelers 2020 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 (80) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Roethlisberger Ben Roethlisberger QB $23,750,000 $1,500,000 $12,500,000 0- 0- 0- $9,750,000 0- ($44,500,000) $23,750,000 11.83
Dupree Bud Dupree OLB $15,828,000 $15,828,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($15,828,000) $15,828,000 7.89
Tuitt Stephon Tuitt DE $14,940,750 $9,000,000 $2,600,000 0- 0- 0- $3,340,750 0- ($15,222,250) $14,940,750 7.44
DeCastro David DeCastro G $13,647,500 $8,750,000 $3,200,000 0- 0- 0- $1,697,500 0- ($6,595,000) $13,647,500 6.80
Heyward Cameron Heyward DT $13,251,250 $9,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $3,751,250 0- ($3,751,250) $13,251,250 6.60
Haden Joe Haden CB $9,625,000 $1,050,000 $5,600,000 0- 0- 0- $2,975,000 0- ($12,600,000) $9,625,000 4.80
Villanueva Alejandro Villanueva LT $8,390,000 $5,000,000 $1,625,000 0- 0- 0- $1,765,000 0- ($3,390,000) $8,390,000 4.18
Pouncey Maurkice Pouncey C $7,525,000 $1,050,000 $3,000,000 0- 0- 0- $3,475,000 0- ($12,950,000) $7,525,000 3.75
Nelson Steven Nelson CB $7,080,000 $910,000 $2,500,000 0- 0- 0- $3,670,000 0- ($12,340,000) $7,080,000 3.53
Williams Vince Williams ILB $7,031,666 $4,000,000 $1,600,000 0- 0- 0- $1,431,667 0- ($6,063,336) $7,031,666 3.50
Bush Devin Bush ILB $4,289,038 $1,352,808 $2,936,230 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($15,440,536) $4,289,038 2.14
McDonald Vance McDonald TE $3,827,500 $1,100,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $2,727,500 0- ($5,455,000) $3,827,500 1.91
Alualu Tyson Alualu DE $3,625,000 $2,750,000 $875,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($875,000) $3,625,000 1.81
Ebron Eric Ebron TE $3,500,000 $1,000,000 $2,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,000,000) $3,500,000 1.74
Feiler Matt Feiler RT $3,259,000 $3,259,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $3,259,000 1.62
Hilton Mike Hilton CB $3,259,000 $3,259,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $3,259,000 1.62
Watt T.J. Watt OLB $2,945,908 $1,727,532 $1,218,376 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,945,908) $2,945,908 1.47
Edmunds Terrell Edmunds SS $2,917,578 $1,452,526 $1,465,052 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($4,382,632) $2,917,578 1.45
Boswell Chris Boswell K $2,598,333 $910,000 $1,200,000 0- 0- 0- $488,333 0- ($5,065,000) $2,598,333 1.29
Berry Jordan Berry P $2,175,000 $1,800,000 $375,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($375,000) $2,175,000 1.08
Wormley Chris Wormley DT $2,133,000 $2,133,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $2,133,000 1.06
Watt Derek Watt FB $2,083,333 $1,000,000 $1,083,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,250,000) $2,083,333 1.04
Fitzpatrick Minkah Fitzpatrick FS $1,975,252 $1,975,252 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($4,698,130) $1,975,252 0.98
Banner Zach Banner G $1,750,000 $1,750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $1,750,000 0.87
McCullers Daniel McCullers DT $1,625,000 $1,500,000 $125,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($125,000) $1,625,000 0.81
Smith-Schuster JuJu Smith-Schuster WR $1,335,023 $1,037,152 $297,871 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($297,871) $1,335,023 0.67
Wisniewski Stefen Wisniewski G $1,237,500 $1,050,000 $187,500 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($375,000) $1,237,500 0.62
Washington James Washington WR $1,227,639 $889,213 $338,426 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($676,854) $1,227,639 0.61
Claypool Chase Claypool WR $1,203,023 $610,000 $593,023 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,282,848) $1,203,023 0.60
Canaday Kameron Canaday LS $1,135,000 $910,000 $225,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($450,000) $1,135,000 0.57
Rudolph Mason Rudolph QB $1,069,620 $836,554 $233,066 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($466,132) $1,069,620 0.53
Sutton Cameron Sutton CB $1,009,032 $825,000 $184,032 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($184,032) $1,009,032 0.50
Conner James Conner RB $1,001,572 $825,000 $176,572 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($176,572) $1,001,572 0.50
Johnson Diontae Johnson WR $972,946 $689,589 $283,357 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($850,071) $972,946 0.48
Okorafor Chuks Okorafor LT $953,091 $750,000 $203,091 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($406,182) $953,091 0.47
Snell Jr. Benny Snell Jr. RB $850,517 $675,000 $175,517 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($526,551) $850,517 0.42
Dangerfield Jordan Dangerfield SS $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.41
Edmunds Trey Edmunds RB $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.41
Lynch Paxton Lynch QB $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.41
Switzer Ryan Switzer WR $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.41
Highsmith Alex Highsmith OLB $818,074 $610,000 $208,074 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($832,296) $818,074 0.41
McFarland Anthony McFarland RB $790,607 $610,000 $180,607 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($722,428) $790,607 0.39
Dotson Kevin Dotson G $774,704 $610,000 $164,704 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($658,816) $774,704 0.39
Gentry Zach Gentry TE $761,115 $675,000 $86,115 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($258,345) $761,115 0.38
Adeniyi Olasunkanmi Adeniyi OLB $755,000 $750,000 $5,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,000) $755,000 0.38
Borders Breon Borders CB $750,000 $750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $750,000 0.37
Darboh Amara Darboh WR $750,000 $750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $750,000 0.37
Buggs Isaiah Buggs DT $717,158 $675,000 $42,158 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($126,474) $717,158 0.36
Gilbert Ulysees Gilbert ILB $706,838 $675,000 $31,838 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($95,515) $706,838 0.35
Allen Marcus Allen FS $675,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $675,000 0.34
Cain Deon Cain WR $675,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $675,000 0.34
Hodges Devlin Hodges QB $675,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $675,000 0.34
Skipper Tuzar Skipper OLB $675,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $675,000 0.34
Spillane Robert Spillane ILB $675,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $675,000 0.34
Whyte Kerrith Whyte RB $675,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $675,000 0.34
Brooks Jr. Antoine Brooks Jr. SS $652,709 $42,709 $610,000 $42,709 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($170,836) $652,709 $42,709 0.33
Davis Carlos Davis DE $633,376 $23,376 $610,000 $23,376 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($93,504) $633,376 $23,376 0.32
Taylor Calvin Taylor DE $613,333 $3,333 $610,000 $3,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,000) $613,333 $3,333 0.31
Bandy Trajan Bandy CB $613,000 $3,000 $610,000 $3,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($9,000) $613,000 $3,000 0.31
Pierre James Pierre CB $613,000 $3,000 $610,000 $3,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($9,000) $613,000 $3,000 0.31
Waitman Corliss Waitman P $613,000 $3,000 $610,000 $3,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($9,000) $613,000 $3,000 0.31
Lockhart James Lockhart OLB $612,833 $2,833 $610,000 $2,833 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($8,500) $612,833 $2,833 0.31
Lewis Leo Lewis ILB $612,333 $2,333 $610,000 $2,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($7,000) $612,333 $2,333 0.31
Nigh Spencer Nigh FB $610,833 $833 $610,000 $833 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,500) $610,833 $833 0.30
Battle John Battle SS $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.30
Blacknall Saeed Blacknall WR $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.30
Coyle Anthony Coyle RT $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.30
Dilauro Christian Dilauro RT $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.30
Gray Derwin Gray G $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.30
Hassenauer J.C. Hassenauer C $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.30
Johnson Anthony Johnson WR $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.30
Jones Jarron Jones LT $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.30
Keenoy John Keenoy C $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.30
Mondeaux Henry Mondeaux DT $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.30
Myres Alexander Myres CB $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.30
Rader Kevin Rader TE $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.30
Raymond Dax Raymond TE $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.30
Walker Cavon Walker DT $610,000 $610,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $610,000 0.30
Riley Curtis Riley FS 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0.00
Smallwood Wendell Smallwood RB 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0.00
Active Roster: $203,314,984 $120,139,626 $48,103,359 - - - $35,072,000 - - $203,314,984 101.30


2020 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 (2) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
LayneJustin Layne CB $905,545 $675,000 $230,545 - - - - - - $905,545 0.45
SamuelsJaylen Samuels RB $814,516 $750,000 $64,516 - - - - - - $814,516 0.41

 

2020 Projected Draft Pool Cap

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

Player (6) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit
Round 2, Pick #49Chase Claypool Round 2, Pick #49 WR $1,203,023 - - - - - - - - $1,203,023
Round 3, Pick #102Alex Highsmith Round 3, Pick #102 OLB $818,074 - - - - - - - - $818,074
Round 4, Pick #124Anthony McFarland Round 4, Pick #124 RB $790,607 - - - - - - - - $790,607
Round 4, Pick #135Kevin Dotson Round 4, Pick #135 G $774,704 - - - - - - - - $774,704
Round 6, Pick #198Antoine Brooks Jr. Round 6, Pick #198 S $652,709 - - - - - - - - $652,709
Round 7, Pick #232Carlos Davis Round 7, Pick #232 DT $633,376 - - - - - - - - $633,376
Projected Draft Pool: $4,872,493 $4,872,493


2020 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 (27) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
BarronMark Barron ILB $2,875,000 - $2,875,000 - - - - - - $2,875,000 1.43
MoncriefDonte Moncrief WR $1,750,000 - $1,750,000 - - - - - - $1,750,000 0.87
FosterRamon Foster G $1,575,000 - $1,575,000 - - - - - - $1,575,000 0.78
ChickilloAnthony Chickillo OLB $1,097,500 - $1,097,500 - - - - - - $1,097,500 0.55
NixRoosevelt Nix FB $875,000 - $875,000 - - - - - - $875,000 0.44
RogersEli Rogers WR $250,000 - $250,000 - - - - - - $250,000 0.12
SmithSutton Smith OLB $151,887 - $151,887 - - - - - - $151,887 0.08
DobbsJoshua Dobbs QB $149,781 - $149,781 - - - - - - $149,781 0.07
AllenMarcus Allen S $146,318 - $146,319 - - - - - - $146,318 0.07
GrayDerwin Gray T $79,088 - $79,088 - - - - - - $79,088 0.04
MyresAlexander Myres CB $13,334 - $13,334 - - - - - - $13,334 0.01
MyresAlexander Myres CB $13,334 - $13,334 - - - - - - $13,334 0.01
JohnsonFred Johnson G $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.00
Askew-HenryDravon Askew-Henry S $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
BrumfieldGarrett Brumfield G $5,000 - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
CoatneyJosiah Coatney DT $5,000 - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
WoodTrevor Wood TE $4,667 - $4,667 - - - - - - $4,667 0.00
McMillanTravon McMillan RB $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
WrightMatthew Wright K $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
HoustonJohn Houston LB $2,500 - $2,500 - - - - - - $2,500 0.00
JohnsonTrey Johnson CB $2,500 - $2,500 - - - - - - $2,500 0.00
BerrymanIan Berryman P $1,334 - $1,334 - - - - - - $1,334 0.00
LockeP.J. Locke S $1,334 - $1,334 - - - - - - $1,334 0.00
MontanoChristian Montano G $833 - $833 - - - - - - $833 0.00
HodgesDevlin Hodges QB $667 - $667 - - - - - - $667 0.00
PrinceDamian Prince T $667 - $667 - - - - - - $667 0.00
SkipperTuzar Skipper DE $667 - $667 - - - - - - $667 0.00
Dead Money: $9,024,746 - $9,024,747 - - - - - - $9,024,746 4.50

2020 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2020 NFL Salary Cap $198,200,000
2019 Rollover Cap $2,496,824
Adjustment $0
Adjusted Salary Cap $200,696,824
All Contracts $120,139,626 $48,103,359 - - - $35,072,000 - $203,314,984
Top 51 Contracts $103,409,626 $48,018,942 - - - $35,072,000 - $186,584,984
Reserve/Non-Football Injury Money $1,425,000 $295,061 - - - - - $1,720,061
Dead Money - $9,024,747 - - - - - $9,024,746
Total (All) $121,564,626 $57,423,167 - - - $35,072,000 - $214,059,791
Total (w/Top 51) $104,834,626 $57,338,750 - - - $35,072,000 - $197,329,791
Cap Space (w/All) $-13,362,967
Cap Space (w/Top 51) $3,367,033