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NFL Salary Rankings

NFL Salary Rankings NFL Salary Rankings

Listing the top salaries, cap hits, cash, earnings, contracts, and bonuses, for all active NFL players.

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2021 Rankings

Cap Hit

  1. $37,202,000
  2. $32,000,000
  3. Kirk Cousins
    MIN, QB
    $31,000,000
  4. $29,500,000
  5. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $26,912,500

Total Cash

  1. Dak Prescott
    DAL, QB
    $75,000,000
  2. $32,267,647
  3. Tom Brady
    TB, QB
    $27,545,588
  4. $26,000,000
  5. Jared Goff
    DET, QB
    $25,650,000

Base Salary

  1. $24,500,000
  2. $24,100,000
  3. Kirk Cousins
    MIN, QB
    $21,000,000
  4. Amari Cooper
    DAL, WR
    $20,000,000
  5. Derek Carr
    LV, QB
    $19,525,000

Workout Bonus

  1. $750,000
  2. $700,000
  3. $600,000
  4. $600,000
  5. $600,000

Contract Length

  1. 10
  2. Tyron Smith
    DAL, LT
    8
  3. 6
  4. Von Miller
    DEN, OLB
    6
  5. Khalil Mack
    CHI, OLB
    6

Contract Value

  1. $450,000,000
  2. Dak Prescott
    DAL, QB
    $160,000,000
  3. $156,000,000
  4. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $150,000,000
  5. Khalil Mack
    CHI, OLB
    $141,000,000

Contract AAV

  1. $45,000,000
  2. Dak Prescott
    DAL, QB
    $40,000,000
  3. $39,000,000
  4. $35,000,000
  5. $33,500,000

AAV % of Cap

  1. 24.66%
  2. Dak Prescott
    DAL, QB
    21.92%
  3. 21.37%
  4. 19.18%
  5. 18.36%

2-Year Cash

  1. Dak Prescott
    DAL, QB
    $95,000,000
  2. $88,000,000
  3. $82,220,000
  4. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $74,014,610
  5. $67,500,000

3-Year Cash

  1. Dak Prescott
    DAL, QB
    $126,000,000
  2. $107,000,000
  3. $103,798,775
  4. $100,200,000
  5. Kirk Cousins
    MIN, QB
    $96,000,000

Total Guarantees

  1. $141,481,905
  2. Dak Prescott
    DAL, QB
    $126,000,000
  3. $110,717,123
  4. Jared Goff
    DET, QB
    $110,042,682
  5. Carson Wentz
    IND, QB
    $107,970,683

Guarantees at Signing

  1. Dak Prescott
    DAL, QB
    $95,000,000
  2. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $94,500,000
  3. $79,200,000
  4. Joey Bosa
    LAC, DE
    $78,000,000
  5. $73,717,123

Signing Bonus

  1. Dak Prescott
    DAL, QB
    $66,000,000
  2. $65,000,000
  3. $57,500,000
  4. $50,000,000
  5. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $46,500,000

Career Earnings

  1. Tom Brady
    TB, QB
    $291,087,392
  2. Drew Brees
    NO, QB
    $270,785,422
  3. $267,286,864
  4. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $267,007,749
  5. $263,793,304

2021 Positional Rankings Leaders

Cap Hit

  1. $37,202,000
  2. $13,700,000
  3. $23,050,000
  4. $12,721,500
  5. $19,930,000
  6. $17,848,500
  7. $18,036,000
  8. $14,650,000
  9. $23,880,000
  10. $25,800,000
  11. $17,150,000
  12. $22,225,000
  13. $16,244,355
  14. $19,733,334

Cash

  1. $75,000,000
  2. $14,214,705
  3. $22,200,000
  4. $16,882,345
  5. $32,267,647
  6. $13,754,000
  7. $18,100,000
  8. $17,000,000
  9. $21,500,000
  10. $26,000,000
  11. $13,400,000
  12. $20,000,000
  13. $18,250,000
  14. $17,000,000

Contract Average

  1. $45,000,000
  2. $16,015,875
  3. $27,250,000
  4. $15,000,000
  5. $23,010,000
  6. $18,000,000
  7. $18,036,000
  8. $12,500,000
  9. $22,500,000
  10. $27,000,000
  11. $18,000,000
  12. $23,500,000
  13. $20,000,000
  14. $15,250,000