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NFL Career Earnings

NFL Player Earnings NFL Player Earnings

Listing the top earnings for all active NFL players.

Player Earnings
Total
Seasons Earnings
Total
1

Tom Brady

Quarterback
2000: R6, #199
$263,541,804 21 $263,541,804
2

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
2004: R1, #11
$253,286,864 17 $253,286,864
3

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
2008: R1, #3
$244,007,749 13 $244,007,749
4

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
2005: R1, #24
$240,914,529 16 $240,914,529
5

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
2009: R1, #1
$226,478,969 12 $226,478,969
6

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver
2004: R1, #3
$180,757,239 17 $180,757,239
7

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
2008: R1, #18
$167,575,000 13 $167,575,000
8

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
2012: R3, #75
$162,362,520 9 $162,362,520
9

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
2010: R1, #2
$155,965,157 11 $155,965,157
10

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
2012: R4, #102
$140,640,630 9 $140,640,630
11

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
2011: R1, #2
$126,475,534 10 $126,475,534
12

Cam Newton

Quarterback
2011: R1, #1
$125,349,771 10 $125,349,771
13

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
2011: R1, #6
$125,340,527 10 $125,340,527
14

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
2008: R2, #50
$118,068,828 13 $118,068,828
15

Jason Peters

Left Tackle
0: Undrafted
$115,771,983 17 $115,771,983
16

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
2012: R1, #8
$115,475,979 9 $115,475,979
17

Joe Haden

Cornerback
2010: R1, #7
$114,471,755 11 $114,471,755
18

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
2010: R1, #6
$108,858,611 11 $108,858,611
19

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
2010: R1, #4
$108,305,694 11 $108,305,694
20

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
2011: R1, #4
$108,035,098 10 $108,035,098
21

Adrian Peterson

Running Back
2007: R1, #7
$102,803,319 14 $102,803,319
22

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
2011: R1, #11
$100,706,498 10 $100,706,498
23

Andrew Whitworth

Left Tackle
2006: R2, #55
$98,865,000 14 $98,865,000
24

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
2011: R1, #5
$94,757,324 10 $94,757,324
25

Justin Houston

Defensive End
2011: R3, #70
$94,547,248 10 $94,547,248
26

Khalil Mack

Outside Linebacker
2014: R1, #5
$92,429,075 7 $92,429,075
27

Derek Carr

Quarterback
2014: R2, #36
$91,010,601 7 $91,010,601
28

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
2010: R1, #15
$89,742,245 11 $89,742,245
29

Jimmy Garoppolo

Quarterback
2014: R2, #62
$88,758,637 7 $88,758,637
30

Robert Quinn

Linebacker
2011: R1, #14
$88,076,770 10 $88,076,770
31

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
2011: R1, #9
$87,785,235 10 $87,785,235
32

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
2008: R2, #49
$86,609,586 13 $86,609,586
33

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
2011: R2, #35
$86,526,241 10 $86,526,241
34

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
2012: R1, #12
$85,890,246 9 $85,890,246
35

DeAndre Hopkins

Wide Receiver
2013: R1, #27
$85,761,224 8 $85,761,224
36

Johnathan Joseph

Cornerback
2006: R1, #24
$85,153,078 15 $85,153,078
37

Olivier Vernon

Outside Linebacker
2012: R3, #72
$84,374,032 9 $84,374,032
38

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
2012: R1, #21
$82,995,510 9 $82,995,510
39

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
2011: R5, #154
$82,735,115 10 $82,735,115
40

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
2012: R1, #18
$81,209,939 9 $81,209,939
41

Jared Goff

Quarterback
2016: R1, #1
$80,720,672 5 $80,720,672
42

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
2011: R1, #24
$79,832,467 10 $79,832,467
43

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
2012: R1, #10
$79,791,158 9 $79,791,158
44

Carson Wentz

Quarterback
2016: R1, #2
$79,059,339 5 $79,059,339
45

Cameron Heyward

Defensive Tackle
2011: R1, #31
$78,232,735 10 $78,232,735
46

David Bakhtiari

Left Tackle
2013: R4, #109
$77,807,055 8 $77,807,055
47

Alex Mack

Center
2009: R1, #21
$77,478,068 12 $77,478,068
48

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
2010: R6, #195
$77,457,085 11 $77,457,085
49

Aaron Donald

Defensive Tackle
2014: R1, #13
$77,202,010 7 $77,202,010
50

Devin McCourty

Free Safety
2010: R1, #27
$74,606,162 11 $74,606,162
51

Jimmy Graham

Tight End
2010: R3, #95
$74,514,171 11 $74,514,171
52

Nick Foles

Quarterback
2012: R3, #88
$74,433,635 9 $74,433,635
53

Nate Solder

Left Tackle
2011: R1, #17
$74,095,004 10 $74,095,004
54

Ryan Kerrigan

Defensive End
2011: R1, #16
$73,152,470 10 $73,152,470
55

Jerry Hughes

Defensive End
2010: R1, #31
$72,116,013 11 $72,116,013
56

Ryan Fitzpatrick

Quarterback
2005: R7, #250
$71,541,098 16 $71,541,098
57

Lane Johnson

Right Tackle
2013: R1, #4
$71,526,625 8 $71,526,625
58

Bobby Wagner

Inside Linebacker
2012: R2, #47
$71,358,441 9 $71,358,441
59

Josh Norman

Cornerback
2012: R5, #143
$71,071,948 9 $71,071,948
60

Duane Brown

Left Tackle
2008: R1, #26
$70,833,616 13 $70,833,616
61

DeMarcus Lawrence

Defensive End
2014: R2, #34
$70,313,028 7 $70,313,028
62

Malcolm Jenkins

Free Safety
2009: R1, #14
$70,021,960 12 $70,021,960
63

Mike Evans

Wide Receiver
2014: R1, #7
$69,674,588 7 $69,674,588
64

Kareem Jackson

Strong Safety
2010: R1, #20
$69,656,250 11 $69,656,250
65

Carlos Dunlap

Defensive End
2010: R2, #54
$69,623,223 11 $69,623,223
66

Joey Bosa

Defensive End
2016: R1, #3
$68,873,686 5 $68,873,686
67

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
2012: R3, #92
$68,519,400 9 $68,519,400
68

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
2012: R5, #137
$68,451,457 9 $68,451,457
69

Brandon Graham

Defensive End
2010: R1, #13
$68,255,925 11 $68,255,925
70

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
2012: R2, #39
$65,641,362 9 $65,641,362
71

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
2012: R1, #27
$63,614,200 9 $63,614,200
72

Jadeveon Clowney

Defensive End
2014: R1, #1
$63,302,748 7 $63,302,748
73

Frank Gore

Running Back
2005: R3, #65
$63,296,439 16 $63,296,439
74

Odell Beckham, Jr.

Wide Receiver
2014: R1, #12
$63,131,807 7 $63,131,807
75

LeSean McCoy

Running Back
2009: R2, #53
$63,074,623 12 $63,074,623
76

Alshon Jeffery

Wide Receiver
2012: R2, #45
$63,001,459 9 $63,001,459
77

Sammy Watkins

Wide Receiver
2014: R1, #4
$62,810,603 7 $62,810,603
78

Rob Gronkowski

Tight End
2010: R2, #42
$62,629,507 10 $62,629,507
79

Emmanuel Sanders

Wide Receiver
2010: R3, #82
$62,370,821 11 $62,370,821
80

Jake Matthews

Left Tackle
2014: R1, #6
$62,071,297 7 $62,071,297
81

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
2010: R4, #100
$61,903,749 11 $61,903,749
82

Rodney Hudson

Center
2011: R2, #55
$61,514,448 10 $61,514,448
83

Keenan Allen

Wide Receiver
2013: R3, #76
$61,464,590 8 $61,464,590
84

Rodger Saffold

Guard
2010: R2, #33
$60,909,908 11 $60,909,908
85

Chris Harris

Cornerback
0: Undrafted
$60,506,948 10 $60,506,948
86

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
2012: R1, #23
$60,119,222 9 $60,119,222
87

Desmond Trufant

Cornerback
2013: R1, #22
$59,461,527 8 $59,461,527
88

Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle
2010: R2, #46
$59,453,000 11 $59,453,000
89

Brandin Cooks

Wide Receiver
2014: R1, #20
$58,959,234 7 $58,959,234
90

Tyrann Mathieu

Free Safety
2013: R3, #69
$58,261,740 8 $58,261,740
91

Ezekiel Ansah

Defensive End
2013: R1, #5
$58,005,156 8 $58,005,156
92

Randall Cobb

Wide Receiver
2011: R2, #64
$57,990,424 10 $57,990,424
93

Darius Slay

Cornerback
2013: R2, #36
$57,989,394 8 $57,989,394
94

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
2010: R1, #24
$57,920,616 10 $57,920,616
95

Taylor Lewan

Left Tackle
2014: R1, #11
$57,608,813 7 $57,608,813
96

David DeCastro

Guard
2012: R1, #24
$57,209,333 9 $57,209,333
97

Terron Armstead

Left Tackle
2013: R3, #75
$57,133,526 8 $57,133,526
98

Amari Cooper

Wide Receiver
2015: R1, #4
$56,633,557 6 $56,633,557
99

Jimmy Smith

Cornerback
2011: R1, #27
$56,518,621 10 $56,518,621
100

Golden Tate

Wide Receiver
2010: R2, #60
$56,337,672 11 $56,337,672