NFL Salary Rankings NFL Salary Rankings

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

2018 Average Rankings

Player average
1

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$30,000,000
2

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$28,000,000

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$28,000,000
4

Jimmy Garoppolo

Quarterback
$27,500,000

Jimmy Garoppolo

Quarterback
$27,500,000
6

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$27,000,000
7

Derek Carr

Quarterback
$25,000,000

Derek Carr

Quarterback
$25,000,000

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$25,000,000

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$25,000,000
11

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$24,594,000
12

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$23,500,000

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$23,500,000
14

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$22,133,333
15

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$22,000,000
16

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$21,900,000

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$21,900,000
18

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$21,850,000

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$21,850,000
20

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$21,000,000

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$21,000,000
22

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$20,812,500
23

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$20,760,000
24

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$20,500,000

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$20,500,000
26

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$20,000,000
27

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$19,250,000

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$19,250,000
29

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$19,016,667
30

Blake Bortles

Quarterback
$18,000,000

Case Keenum

Quarterback
$18,000,000
32

DeMarcus Lawrence

Defensive End
$17,143,000

Ezekiel Ansah

Defensive End
$17,143,000
34

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$17,100,000

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$17,100,000
36

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$17,000,000

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$17,000,000

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$17,000,000

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$17,000,000
40

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$16,833,333
41

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$16,667,571
42

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$16,500,000

Mike Evans

Wide Receiver
$16,500,000

Mike Evans

Wide Receiver
$16,500,000
45

DeAndre Hopkins

Wide Receiver
$16,200,000
46

Kawann Short

Defensive Tackle
$16,100,000
47

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$16,095,686
48

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$16,000,000

Sammy Watkins

Wide Receiver
$16,000,000

Brandin Cooks

Wide Receiver
$16,000,000

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$16,000,000
52

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$15,866,667

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$15,866,667
54

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$15,500,000

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$15,500,000

Nate Solder

Left Tackle
$15,500,000

Nate Solder

Left Tackle
$15,500,000
58

Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback
$15,250,000
59

Jurrell Casey

Defensive Tackle
$15,100,000

Jurrell Casey

Defensive Tackle
$15,100,000

Jarvis Landry

Wide Receiver
$15,100,000
62

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$15,000,000

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$15,000,000

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$15,000,000

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$15,000,000
66

Le'Veon Bell

Running Back
$14,544,000

Le'Veon Bell

Running Back
$14,544,000
68

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
$14,500,000

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
$14,500,000

Davante Adams

Wide Receiver
$14,500,000

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$14,500,000

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$14,500,000
73

Danielle Hunter

Defensive End
$14,400,000

Danielle Hunter

Defensive End
$14,400,000
75

Robert Quinn

Outside Linebacker
$14,253,724

Robert Quinn

Outside Linebacker
$14,253,724
77

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$14,251,209
78

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$14,250,000
79

Xavier Rhodes

Cornerback
$14,020,000

Xavier Rhodes

Cornerback
$14,020,000
81

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$14,010,000
82

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$14,000,000

Zack Martin

Guard
$14,000,000

Allen Robinson

Wide Receiver
$14,000,000

Kyle Fuller

Cornerback
$14,000,000

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$14,000,000
87

Desmond Trufant

Cornerback
$13,750,000
88

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$13,600,000

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$13,600,000
90

A.J. Bouye

Cornerback
$13,500,000
91

Andrew Norwell

Guard
$13,300,000
92

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
$13,250,000
93

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$13,200,000
94

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$13,000,000

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$13,000,000

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$13,000,000

Alshon Jeffery

Wide Receiver
$13,000,000

Alshon Jeffery

Wide Receiver
$13,000,000

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$13,000,000

Terron Armstead

Left Tackle
$13,000,000