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Pittsburgh Steelers 2022 Salary Cap

Steelers 2022 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Pittsburgh Steelers 2022 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

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2022 NFL Offseason Series: AFC North
Breaking down the upcoming offseason for each 2022 AFC North team, broken down by division, including projected cap space, players under contract, notable free agents, potential extension candidates, franchise tag possibilities, & trade/cut options. READ ON
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Active Players (56) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Watt T.J. Watt OLB $31,118,694 $24,000,000 $7,118,694 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($72,474,776) $31,118,694 inf
Heyward Cameron Heyward DT $17,406,250 $6,500,000 $4,050,000 $4,500,000 0- 0- $2,356,250 0- ($19,218,750) $17,406,250 inf
Tuitt Stephon Tuitt DE $13,975,750 $9,050,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $4,925,750 0- ($9,680,750) $13,975,750 inf
Fitzpatrick Minkah Fitzpatrick FS $10,612,000 $10,612,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,612,000) $10,612,000 inf
Roethlisberger Ben Roethlisberger QB $10,340,000 0- $2,585,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,340,000) $10,340,000 inf
Schobert Joe Schobert ILB $9,704,352 $8,750,000 0- $282,352 0- $200,000 $472,000 0- ($1,770,000) $9,704,352 inf
Banner Zach Banner RT $6,625,000 $5,000,000 $1,625,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,625,000) $6,625,000 inf
Bush Devin Bush ILB $6,004,653 $3,068,423 $2,936,230 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($6,004,653) $6,004,653 inf
Smith-Schuster JuJu Smith-Schuster WR $5,600,000 0- $1,400,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,600,000) $5,600,000 inf
Sutton Cameron Sutton CB $5,200,000 $4,500,000 $700,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,800,000) $5,200,000 inf
Boswell Chris Boswell K $4,948,334 $3,260,000 $1,200,000 0- 0- 0- $488,334 0- ($1,688,334) $4,948,334 inf
Watt Derek Watt FB $4,713,334 $2,750,000 $1,083,334 0- 0- 0- $880,000 0- ($1,963,334) $4,713,334 inf
Rudolph Mason Rudolph QB $4,040,000 $3,000,000 $1,040,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,040,000) $4,040,000 inf
Ebron Eric Ebron TE $3,904,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $976,000 0- ($3,904,000) $3,904,000 inf
Alualu Tyson Alualu DE $3,462,500 $2,500,000 $962,500 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($962,500) $3,462,500 inf
Haeg Joe Haeg RT $3,100,000 $2,100,000 $500,000 $500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($500,000) $3,100,000 inf
Harris Najee Harris RB $2,965,329 $1,253,066 $1,712,263 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,675,184) $2,965,329 inf
Wormley Chris Wormley DT $2,900,000 $2,300,000 $600,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($600,000) $2,900,000 inf
Claypool Chase Claypool WR $1,804,534 $1,211,511 $593,023 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,186,046) $1,804,534 inf
Freiermuth Pat Freiermuth TE $1,370,041 $934,008 $436,033 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,242,107) $1,370,041 inf
Johnson Diontae Johnson WR $1,362,124 $1,078,767 $283,357 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($283,357) $1,362,124 inf
Highsmith Alex Highsmith OLB $1,195,545 $987,471 $208,074 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($416,148) $1,195,545 inf
Layne Justin Layne CB $1,195,545 $965,000 $230,545 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($230,545) $1,195,545 inf
Snell Jr. Benny Snell Jr. RB $1,140,517 $965,000 $175,517 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($175,517) $1,140,517 inf
Green Kendrick Green G $1,108,129 $881,626 $226,503 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($679,509) $1,108,129 inf
McFarland Anthony McFarland RB $1,075,607 $895,000 $180,607 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($361,214) $1,075,607 inf
Dotson Kevin Dotson G $1,059,704 $895,000 $164,704 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($329,408) $1,059,704 inf
Gentry Zach Gentry TE $1,051,115 $965,000 $86,115 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($86,115) $1,051,115 inf
Moore Dan Moore LT $999,476 $825,000 $174,476 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($523,428) $999,476 inf
Gilbert Ulysees Gilbert ILB $996,839 $965,000 $31,839 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($31,839) $996,839 inf
Johnson Buddy Johnson LB $949,836 $825,000 $124,836 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($374,508) $949,836 inf
Davis Carlos Davis DE $918,376 $895,000 $23,376 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($46,752) $918,376 inf
Loudermilk Isaiahh Loudermilk DT $905,072 $825,000 $80,072 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($240,216) $905,072 inf
Pierre James Pierre CB $898,000 $895,000 $3,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,000) $898,000 inf
Johnson Isaiah Johnson CB $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 inf
Mondeaux Henry Mondeaux DE $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 inf
Rader Kevin Rader TE $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 inf
Sims Jr. Steven Sims Jr. WR $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 inf
Stephens Linden Stephens S $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 inf
Sternberger Jace Sternberger TE $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 inf
Tuszka Derrek Tuszka DE $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 inf
Norwood Tre Norwood CB $848,610 $825,000 $23,610 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($70,830) $848,610 inf
Harvin III Pressley Harvin III P $845,184 $825,000 $20,184 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($60,552) $845,184 inf
Kuntz Christian Kuntz LS $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 inf
Leglue John Leglue G $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 inf
Pridgeon Malcolm Pridgeon G $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 inf
White Cody White WR $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 inf
Archibong Daniel Archibong DT $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 inf
Bussey Jr. Rico Bussey Jr. WR $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 inf
Davis Khalil Davis DT $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 inf
Gilliam Nate Gilliam G $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 inf
Scott Delontae Scott DE $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 inf
Sloman Sam Sloman K $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 inf
Stiner Donovan Stiner S $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 inf
Sunahara Rex Sunahara LS $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 inf
Vaughns Tyler Vaughns WR $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 inf
Active Roster: $182,254,450 $121,211,872 $30,578,892 $5,282,352 - $200,000 $10,098,334 - - $182,254,450 inf

 

2022 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 (Total) Cap Hit (Top 51)
Round 1, Pick #20 Round 1, Pick #20 $2,784,195 $705,000 $2,079,195 - - - - - - $2,784,195 $2,784,195
Projected Draft Pool: $2,784,195 $2,784,195 $2,784,195


2022 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 (11) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
IngramMelvin Ingram OLB $2,340,000 - $2,340,000 - - - - - - $2,340,000 inf
RocheQuincy Roche DE $109,932 - $109,932 - - - - - - $109,932 inf
BuggsIsaiah Buggs DE $42,158 - $42,158 - - - - - - $42,158 inf
BrownShakur Brown CB $16,667 - $16,667 - - - - - - $16,667 inf
StinerDonovan Stiner S $16,667 - $16,667 - - - - - - $16,667 inf
GilbertMark Gilbert CB $12,000 - $12,000 - - - - - - $12,000 inf
WadeLamont Wade S $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 inf
WatsonJamar Watson LB $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 inf
McKoyIsaiah McKoy WR $6,000 - $6,000 - - - - - - $6,000 inf
BundageCalvin Bundage LB $5,000 - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 inf
Bussey Jr.Rico Bussey Jr. WR $2,000 - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 inf
Dead Money: $2,570,424 - $2,570,424 - - - - - - $2,570,424 inf

2022 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2022 NFL Salary Cap $208,200,000
2021 Rollover Cap $7,758,586
Adjustment $0
Adjusted Salary Cap $215,958,586
All Contracts $121,211,872 $30,578,892 $5,282,352 - $200,000 $10,098,334 - $182,254,450
Top 51 Contracts $117,686,872 $30,578,892 $5,282,352 - $200,000 $10,098,334 - $178,729,450
Dead Money - $2,570,424 - - - - - $2,570,424
Total (All) $121,211,872 $33,149,316 $5,282,352 - $200,000 $10,098,334 - $184,824,874
Total (w/Top 51) $117,686,872 $33,149,316 $5,282,352 - $200,000 $10,098,334 - $181,299,874
Cap Space (w/All) $31,133,712
Cap Space (w/Top 51) $34,658,712