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.

2021 Rankings

Cap Hit

  1. $32,000,000
  2. Kirk Cousins
    MIN, QB
    $31,000,000
  3. $27,073,568
  4. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $26,912,500
  5. $26,382,353

Total Cash

  1. Dak Prescott
    DAL, QB
    $75,000,000
  2. T.J. Watt
    PIT, OLB
    $36,000,000
  3. $32,267,647
  4. $31,142,235
  5. Tom Brady
    TB, QB
    $27,545,588

Base Salary

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

Workout Bonus

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

Contract Length

  1. T.J. Smith
    MIN, DT
    128,800
  2. 10
  3. Tyron Smith
    DAL, LT
    8
  4. Fletcher Cox
    PHI, DT
    6
  5. 6

Contract Value

  1. $450,000,000
  2. Josh Allen
    BUF, QB
    $258,034,000
  3. Dak Prescott
    DAL, QB
    $160,000,000
  4. $156,000,000
  5. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $150,000,000

Contract AAV

  1. $45,000,000
  2. Josh Allen
    BUF, QB
    $43,005,667
  3. Dak Prescott
    DAL, QB
    $40,000,000
  4. $39,000,000
  5. $35,000,000

AAV % of Cap

  1. 24.66%
  2. Josh Allen
    BUF, QB
    23.56%
  3. Dak Prescott
    DAL, QB
    21.92%
  4. 21.37%
  5. 19.18%

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
    $96,028,856

Total Guarantees

  1. Josh Allen
    BUF, QB
    $150,000,000
  2. $141,481,905
  3. Dak Prescott
    DAL, QB
    $126,000,000
  4. $110,717,123
  5. Jared Goff
    DET, QB
    $110,042,682

Guarantees at Signing

  1. Josh Allen
    BUF, QB
    $100,038,596
  2. Dak Prescott
    DAL, QB
    $95,000,000
  3. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $94,500,000
  4. T.J. Watt
    PIT, OLB
    $80,000,000
  5. $79,200,000

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. $267,286,864
  3. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $267,007,749
  4. $263,308,010
  5. $246,506,037

2021 Positional Rankings Leaders

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