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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.

2020 Defensive Line Cap Hit Rankings

Player cap hit
1

Aaron Donald

Defensive Tackle
$25,000,000
2

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$23,847,000
3

DeForest Buckner

Defensive Tackle
$23,378,000
4

DeMarcus Lawrence

Defensive End
$21,900,000
5

Kawann Short

Defensive End
$19,464,000
6

Frank Clark

Defensive End
$19,300,000
7

Yannick Ngakoue

Defensive End
$17,788,000
8

Trey Flowers

Defensive End
$16,739,000
9

Melvin Ingram

Defensive End
$16,625,000
10

Chris Jones

Defensive Tackle
$16,126,000

Leonard Williams

Defensive End
$16,126,000
12

Dee Ford

Defensive End
$15,865,625
13

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$15,500,000

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$15,500,000
15

Stephon Tuitt

Defensive End
$14,940,750
16

Joey Bosa

Defensive End
$14,360,000
17

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$14,200,000
18

Brandon Williams

Defensive Tackle
$14,170,000
19

Sheldon Richardson

Defensive Tackle
$13,666,666
20

Cameron Heyward

Defensive Tackle
$13,251,250
21

Grady Jarrett

Defensive Tackle
$12,334,000
22

Akiem Hicks

Defensive Tackle
$11,800,000
23

Jurrell Casey

Defensive End
$11,787,500
24

Ryan Kerrigan

Defensive End
$11,687,500
25

Carlos Dunlap

Defensive End
$10,987,500
26

Eddie Goldman

Defensive Tackle
$10,800,000
27

Shaq Lawson

Defensive End
$10,333,333
28

D.J. Reader

Defensive Tackle
$10,062,500
29

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$10,000,000
30

Mario Addison

Defensive End
$9,968,750
31

Trent Murphy

Defensive End
$9,775,000
32

Myles Garrett

Defensive End
$9,676,627
33

Jerry Hughes

Defensive End
$9,500,000
34

Jarran Reed

Defensive Tackle
$9,350,000
35

Tyrone Crawford

Defensive End
$9,100,000
36

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$9,097,000
37

Solomon Thomas

Defensive Tackle
$9,048,213
38

Justin Houston

Defensive End
$9,000,000

Danielle Hunter

Defensive End
$9,000,000
40

DaQuan Jones

Defensive Tackle
$8,333,334
41

Henry Anderson

Defensive End
$8,333,333
42

Star Lotulelei

Defensive Tackle
$8,100,000
43

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$8,000,000
44

Carl Nassib

Defensive End
$7,750,000
45

Kenny Clark

Defensive Tackle
$7,690,000

Sheldon Rankins

Defensive Tackle
$7,690,000
47

Nick Bosa

Defensive End
$7,625,424
48

Emmanuel Ogbah

Defensive End
$7,500,000
49

Quinnen Williams

Defensive End
$7,483,039
50

Alex Okafor

Defensive End
$7,221,875
51

Clelin Ferrell

Defensive End
$7,127,458
52

Vernon Butler

Defensive Tackle
$7,118,750
53

Quinton Jefferson

Defensive Tackle
$6,906,250
54

Dante Fowler Jr.

Defensive End
$6,666,666
55

Brandon Graham

Defensive End
$6,288,000
56

Maliek Collins

Defensive Tackle
$6,250,000
57

Matthew Ioannidis

Defensive Tackle
$6,000,000

Malcom Brown

Defensive Tackle
$6,000,000

Arik Armstead

Defensive End
$6,000,000
60

Bruce Irvin

Defensive End
$5,906,250
61

Johnathan Hankins

Defensive Tackle
$5,875,000
62

Denico Autry

Defensive Tackle
$5,706,250
63

Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle
$5,500,000
64

Lawrence Guy

Defensive End
$5,366,668
65

Dean Lowry

Defensive End
$5,200,000
66

Josh Allen

Defensive End
$5,168,781
67

Michael Pierce

Defensive Tackle
$5,100,000
68

Shamar Stephen

Defensive Tackle
$5,033,333
69

William Gholston

Defensive End
$4,750,000
70

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$4,661,000
71

Stephen Weatherly

Defensive End
$4,550,000
72

Ed Oliver

Defensive Tackle
$4,451,626
73

Corey Peters

Defensive End
$4,437,500
74

A'Shawn Robinson

Defensive Tackle
$4,406,250
75

Allen Bailey

Defensive End
$4,362,500
76

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$4,350,000
77

Nick Williams

Defensive Tackle
$4,300,000
78

Derrick Brown

Defensive Tackle
$4,294,801
79

Derek Barnett

Defensive End
$4,088,882
80

Romeo Okwara

Defensive End
$4,076,666
81

Vita Vea

Defensive Tackle
$4,042,974
82

Jordan Phillips

Defensive Tackle
$4,000,000

Abry Jones

Defensive Tackle
$4,000,000
84

Angelo Blackson

Defensive End
$3,968,750
85

Dontari Poe

Defensive Tackle
$3,937,500
86

Da'Ron Payne

Defensive Tackle
$3,932,280
87

Michael Brockers

Defensive End
$3,833,333
88

Marcus Davenport

Defensive End
$3,747,789
89

Jonathan Allen

Defensive Tackle
$3,689,756
90

Tyson Alualu

Defensive End
$3,625,000
91

Rodney Gunter

Defensive Tackle
$3,619,791
92

Christian Wilkins

Defensive End
$3,508,886
93

Brandon Dunn

Defensive End
$3,500,000

David Onyemata

Defensive Tackle
$3,500,000

Andrew Billings

Defensive Tackle
$3,500,000
96

Javon Hargrave

Defensive Tackle
$3,450,000
97

Adam Butler

Defensive Tackle
$3,259,000

Roy Robertson-Harris

Defensive Tackle
$3,259,000

Mike Purcell

Defensive Tackle
$3,259,000
100

Takkarist McKinley

Defensive End
$3,250,714