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NFL Salary Rankings NFL Salary Rankings

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

2016 Quarterback Base Rankings

Player base
1

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$19,953,000
2

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$17,750,000
3

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$17,500,000
4

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$17,000,000
5

Jay Cutler

Quarterback
$16,000,000
6

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$15,750,000
7

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$14,100,000
8

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$13,000,000
9

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$12,342,000
10

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$12,000,000
11

Colin Kaepernick

Quarterback
$11,900,000
12

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$11,500,000
13

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$10,500,000

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$10,500,000
15

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$9,340,000
16

Tony Romo

Quarterback
$8,500,000
17

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$7,000,000
18

Carson Palmer

Quarterback
$4,900,000
19

Chad Henne

Quarterback
$4,500,000
20

Josh McCown

Quarterback
$4,375,000
21

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$4,000,000

Brock Osweiler

Quarterback
$4,000,000
23

Case Keenum

Quarterback
$3,635,000
24

Robert Griffin III

Quarterback
$3,250,000
25

Shaun Hill

Quarterback
$3,200,000
26

Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback
$2,600,000
27

Matt McGloin

Quarterback
$2,553,000
28

Blake Bortles

Quarterback
$2,297,710
29

Ryan Fitzpatrick

Quarterback
$2,000,000

Mark Sanchez

Quarterback
$2,000,000
31

Blaine Gabbert

Quarterback
$1,750,000
32

E.J. Manuel

Quarterback
$1,616,632
33

Mike Glennon

Quarterback
$1,517,719
34

Brian Hoyer

Quarterback
$1,500,000

Ryan Mallett

Quarterback
$1,500,000
36

Matt Schaub

Quarterback
$1,250,000

Matt Cassel

Quarterback
$1,250,000

Scott Tolzien

Quarterback
$1,250,000

Nick Foles

Quarterback
$1,250,000

Derek Anderson

Quarterback
$1,250,000
41

Teddy Bridgewater

Quarterback
$1,042,682
42

Matt Moore

Quarterback
$1,000,000

Drew Stanton

Quarterback
$1,000,000

Colt McCoy

Quarterback
$1,000,000

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$1,000,000

Chase Daniel

Quarterback
$1,000,000

Luke McCown

Quarterback
$1,000,000
48

Kellen Clemens

Quarterback
$985,000

Dan Orlovsky

Quarterback
$985,000
50

Josh Johnson

Quarterback
$885,000
51

Brandon Weeden

Quarterback
$800,000
52

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$764,705
53

Christian Ponder

Quarterback
$760,000

Joe Webb

Quarterback
$760,000

Kellen Moore

Quarterback
$760,000
56

Derek Carr

Quarterback
$733,346
57

Jimmy Garoppolo

Quarterback
$686,718
58

Ryan Nassib

Quarterback
$675,000

Landry Jones

Quarterback
$675,000

Geno Smith

Quarterback
$675,000
61

A.J. McCarron

Quarterback
$600,000

Tyler Bray

Quarterback
$600,000

Zach Mettenberger

Quarterback
$600,000

Ryan Griffin

Quarterback
$600,000

Tom Savage

Quarterback
$600,000
66

Matt Barkley

Quarterback
$595,588
67

Sean Mannion

Quarterback
$582,285
68

Bryce Petty

Quarterback
$525,000

Marcus Mariota

Quarterback
$525,000

Brett Hundley

Quarterback
$525,000

Trevor Siemian

Quarterback
$525,000

Jameis Winston

Quarterback
$525,000
73

Bruce Gradkowski

Quarterback
$478,000
74

Taylor Heinicke

Quarterback
$462,529
75

Dak Prescott

Quarterback
$450,000

Jeff Driskel

Quarterback
$450,000

Brandon Allen

Quarterback
$450,000

Trevone Boykin

Quarterback
$450,000

Cardale Jones

Quarterback
$450,000

Paxton Lynch

Quarterback
$450,000

Cody Kessler

Quarterback
$450,000

Connor Cook

Quarterback
$450,000

Nate Sudfeld

Quarterback
$450,000

Jared Goff

Quarterback
$450,000

Carson Wentz

Quarterback
$450,000

Christian Hackenberg

Quarterback
$450,000
87

Thaddeus Lewis

Quarterback
$428,000
88

Jacoby Brissett

Quarterback
$360,524
89

Connor Shaw

Quarterback
$333,000
90

Kevin Hogan

Quarterback
$317,640
91

David Fales

Quarterback
$211,764
92

Jake Rudock

Quarterback
$158,820
93

T.J. Yates

Quarterback
$134,117
94

Zac Dysert

Quarterback
$92,646
95

Joe Callahan

Quarterback
$79,410
96

Alex Tanney

Quarterback
$30,882