Pittsburgh Steelers

Pittsburgh Steelers Multi-Year Financial Summary

A summary of financial breakdowns for the Pittsburgh Steelers, including multi-year cap totals, player cap hits, top earnings, contracts, & free agents.

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Salary Cap Breakdown Totals

A current & future look at the signed players & cap dollars allocated by position group.

    2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Total Cap Allocations   $146,278,682 $169,984,256 $85,114,371 $80,050,517 $33,301,694
Signed Players   62 40 21 15 7
Quarterbacks   $29,853,066 $14,380,000
Running Backs   $5,102,616 $5,181,453 $4,749,002 $4,151,460
Fullbacks   $2,953,333 $4,713,334
Wide Receivers   $8,016,895 $9,591,658 $3,505,290 $1,400,000 $1,400,000
Tight Ends   $6,931,479 $6,325,156 $2,620,049 $2,894,058 $976,000
Offensive Line   $14,056,774 $12,892,309 $3,618,934 $2,554,353
Defensive Line   $24,102,868 $42,365,106 $25,894,698 $25,126,322 $1,585,000
Linebackers   $18,431,158 $49,987,567 $40,702,604 $41,070,530 $28,640,694
Secondary   $30,551,376 $18,754,155 $3,063,610 $1,778,610 $700,000
Special Teams   $6,113,517 $5,793,518 $960,184 $1,075,184
Injured Reserve   $16,499,152
Suspended  
Dead   $27,799,188 $2,528,266


Roster Cap Figures

Current & future salary cap figures for players on the active roster. For more view the complete Steelers Salary Cap Table

Quarterbacks Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Ben Roethlisberger QB $25,910,000 $10,340,000 0- 0- 0-
Mason Rudolph QB $2,193,066 $4,040,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Joshua Dobbs QB $900,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Dwayne Haskins QB $850,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Running Backs Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Najee Harris RB $2,372,263 $2,965,329 $3,558,395 $4,151,460 0-
Benny Snell Jr. RB $1,025,517 $1,140,517 0UFA 0- 0-
Kalen Ballage RB $920,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Anthony McFarland RB $784,836 $1,075,607 $1,190,607 0UFA 0-
 
Fullbacks Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Derek Watt FB $2,953,333 $4,713,334 0UFA 0- 0-
 
Wide Receivers Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
JuJu Smith-Schuster WR $2,400,000 $5,600,000 $1,400,000 $1,400,000 $1,400,000
Chase Claypool WR $1,503,779 $1,804,534 $2,105,290 0UFA 0-
James Washington WR $1,432,248 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Diontae Johnson WR $1,167,535 $1,362,124 0UFA 0- 0-
Ray-Ray McCloud WR $1,000,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Cody White WR $513,333 $825,000 0ERFA 0- 0-
 
Tight Ends Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Eric Ebron TE $4,596,000 $3,904,000 $976,000 $976,000 $976,000
Pat Freirmuth TE $1,096,033 $1,370,041 $1,644,049 $1,918,058 0UFA
Zach Gentry TE $936,115 $1,051,115 0UFA 0- 0-
Kevin Rader TE $303,331 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Offensive Line Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Trai Turner G $3,000,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Zach Banner RT $2,875,000 $6,625,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Chuks Okorafor LT $2,386,091 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Joe Haeg RT $1,500,000 $3,100,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Kevin Dotson G $944,704 $1,059,704 $1,174,704 0UFA 0-
Kendrick Green C $886,503 $1,108,129 $1,329,754 $1,324,877 0UFA
B.J. Finney C $850,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Dan Moore LT $834,476 $999,476 $1,114,476 $1,229,476 0UFA
J.C. Hassenauer C $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Defensive Line Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Stephon Tuitt DE $8,600,750 $13,975,750 $1,585,000 $1,585,000 $1,585,000
Cameron Heyward DT $7,481,250 $17,406,250 $22,256,250 $22,406,250 0UFA
Tyson Alualu DE $2,037,500 $3,462,500 0UFA 0- 0-
Chris Wormley DT $1,600,000 $2,900,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Isaiah Buggs DT $892,158 $1,007,158 0UFA 0- 0-
Isaiahh Loudermilk DT $740,072 $905,072 $1,020,072 $1,135,072 0UFA
Henry Mondeaux DE $693,328 $895,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Carlos Davis DE $595,598 $918,376 $1,033,376 0UFA 0-
Derrek Tuszka DE $549,990 $895,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Taco Charlton DE $472,222 0- 0- 0- 0-
Demarcus Christmas DT $440,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Linebackers Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
T.J. Watt OLB $8,118,694 $31,118,694 $27,118,694 $28,168,694 $28,168,694
Devin Bush ILB $5,146,845 $6,004,653 0- 0UFA 0-
Joe Schobert ILB $1,626,353 $9,722,000 $11,222,000 $11,722,000 $472,000
Alex Highsmith OLB $1,022,592 $1,195,545 $1,297,074 0UFA 0-
Ulysees Gilbert ILB $881,838 $996,839 0UFA 0- 0-
Robert Spillane LB $850,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Buddy Johnson LB $784,836 $949,836 $1,064,836 $1,179,836 0UFA
 
Secondary Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Joe Haden CB $15,575,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Terrell Edmunds SS $3,403,843 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Minkah Fitzpatrick FS $2,722,878 $10,612,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Cameron Sutton CB $1,700,000 $5,200,000 $2,100,000 $700,000 $700,000
Ahkello Witherspoon CB $1,500,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Justin Layne CB $1,080,545 $1,195,545 0UFA 0- 0-
Miles Killebrew S $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Arthur Maulet CB $850,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Marcus Allen S $850,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
James Pierre CB $783,000 $898,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Tre Norwood CB $683,610 $848,610 $963,610 $1,078,610 0UFA
DeMarkus Acy CB $415,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Special Teams Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Chris Boswell K $4,773,333 $4,948,334 0UFA 0- 0-
Pressley Harvin III P $680,184 $845,184 $960,184 $1,075,184 0UFA
Christian Kuntz LS $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
   

Dead Payroll Figures

Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Maurkice Pouncey C $6,475,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Steven Nelson CB $6,170,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
David DeCastro G $5,547,500 0- 0- 0- 0-
Vince Williams ILB $3,031,668 0- 0- 0- 0-
Vance McDonald TE $2,727,500 0- 0- 0- 0-
Melvin Ingram OLB $1,062,778 $2,340,000 0- 0- 0-
Karl Joseph SS $236,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Kameron Canaday LS $225,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Rashaad Coward G $220,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Stefen Wisniewski G $187,500 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jaylen Samuels RB $162,518 0- 0- 0- 0-
B.J. Finney C $137,500 0- 0- 0- 0-
Kevin Rader TE $135,333 0- 0- 0- 0-
Delontae Scott DE $135,333 0- 0- 0- 0-
Steven Sims Jr. WR $130,022 0- 0- 0- 0-
Daniel Archibong DT $128,666 0- 0- 0- 0-
Antoine Brooks Jr. S $128,127 0- 0- 0- 0-
Taco Charlton DE $125,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jamir Jones LB $110,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jordan Berry P $100,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Cassius Marsh DE $100,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Chaz Green T $97,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Cody White WR $91,732 $825,000 0- 0- 0-
Derrek Tuszka DE $55,066 $895,000 0- 0- 0-
Mark Gilbert CB $46,000 $12,000 0- 0- 0-
Isaiah Mack DT $46,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Quincy Roche DE $36,644 $109,932 0- 0- 0-
Henry Mondeaux DE $18,400 $895,000 0- 0- 0-
Eli Ankou DT $14,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Josh Lambo K $14,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Josiah Coatney DT $10,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
James Morgan QB $9,200 0- 0- 0- 0-
Chris Slayton DT $9,200 0- 0- 0- 0-
Shakur Brown CB $8,333 $16,667 0- 0- 0-
Donovan Stiner S $8,333 $16,667 0- 0- 0-
Calvin Taylor DE $6,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Trajan Bandy CB $6,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Mark Gilbert CB $6,000 $12,000 0- 0- 0-
Corliss Waitman P $6,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
James Lockhart DE $5,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
John Houston LB $5,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Lamont Wade S $5,000 $10,000 0- 0- 0-
Jamar Watson LB $5,000 $10,000 0- 0- 0-
Leo Lewis LB $4,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Isaiah McKoy WR $3,000 $6,000 0- 0- 0-
Calvin Bundage LB $2,500 $5,000 0- 0- 0-
Christian Montano G $1,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Spencer Nigh FB $1,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Rico Bussey Jr. WR $1,000 $2,000 0- 0- 0-