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NFL Player Earnings NFL Player Earnings

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

Player Career Earnings
1

Eli Manning

Quarterback
$235,280,004
2

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$221,710,422
3

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$217,166,804
4

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$204,044,529
5

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$202,917,656
6

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$187,286,864
7

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$178,707,925
8

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$178,278,969
9

Julius Peppers

Defensive End
$164,973,786
10

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver
$163,296,387
11

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$147,800,000
12

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$146,475,000
13

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$138,715,157
14

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$110,113,033
15

Jason Peters

Left Tackle
$105,721,983
16

Terrell Suggs

Outside Linebacker
$105,210,000
17

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$104,692,164
18

Adrian Peterson

Running Back
$99,223,319
19

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$97,107,998
20

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$95,120,584
21

Chris Long

Defensive End
$92,360,162
22

Joe Haden

Cornerback
$92,071,755
23

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$90,948,219
24

Eric Berry

Strong Safety
$90,850,300
25

Matt Schaub

Quarterback
$90,555,000
26

Haloti Ngata

Defensive Tackle
$88,140,625
27

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$88,068,828
28

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
$82,456,338
29

Brandon Marshall

Wide Receiver
$80,734,589
30

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$79,049,946
31

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$77,974,002
32

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$77,688,098
33

Andrew Whitworth

Left Tackle
$77,365,000
34

Johnathan Joseph

Cornerback
$76,856,250
35

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$76,609,579
36

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$74,772,926
37

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$74,362,520
38

Mark Sanchez

Quarterback
$74,223,773
39

Vernon Davis

Tight End
$73,950,596
40

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$72,640,630
41

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$72,482,450
42

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$72,206,498
43

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$71,547,248
44

Joe Staley

Left Tackle
$71,157,638
45

Antonio Gates

Tight End
$70,956,236
46

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$70,105,500
47

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$69,942,870
48

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$69,259,586
49

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$69,192,245
50

Ryan Kalil

Center
$68,310,000
51

Pierre Garcon

Wide Receiver
$67,572,809
52

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$67,550,979
53

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$67,314,198
54

Matt Cassel

Quarterback
$65,494,057
55

Brandon Carr

Cornerback
$65,187,000
56

Thomas Davis

Outside Linebacker
$64,948,294
57

Aqib Talib

Cornerback
$63,933,621
58

Eric Weddle

Free Safety
$63,678,039
59

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
$62,535,098
60

Michael Crabtree

Wide Receiver
$62,260,739
61

Alex Mack

Center
$60,900,000
62

Brent Grimes

Cornerback
$60,688,958
63

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$60,569,329
64

Robert Quinn

Defensive End
$60,490,996
65

Brian Orakpo

Outside Linebacker
$60,450,275
66

Marshal Yanda

Guard
$60,219,346
67

Frank Gore

Running Back
$60,199,625
68

Greg Olsen

Tight End
$59,970,000
69

Donald Penn

Right Tackle
$59,825,737
70

Khalil Mack

Outside Linebacker
$59,710,954
71

LeSean McCoy

Running Back
$58,774,623
72

Tramon Williams

Cornerback
$58,739,669
73

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$58,090,246
74

Ryan Fitzpatrick

Quarterback
$58,041,098
75

Nate Solder

Left Tackle
$57,995,004
76

Olivier Vernon

Outside Linebacker
$57,866,080
77

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$57,398,735
78

Kyle Williams

Defensive Tackle
$57,228,000
79

Marshawn Lynch

Running Back
$57,131,165
80

Jimmy Graham

Tight End
$56,514,171
81

Matt Kalil

Left Tackle
$56,466,598
82

Leon Hall

Cornerback
$56,228,382
83

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$56,197,615
84

Mike Wallace

Wide Receiver
$56,027,550
85

Earl Thomas

Free Safety
$55,908,106
86

Carlos Dunlap

Defensive End
$55,638,000
87

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$55,385,104
88

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$54,978,658
89

Vontae Davis

Cornerback
$54,807,205
90

Rob Gronkowski

Tight End
$54,301,382
91

Maurkice Pouncey

Center
$54,013,375
92

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$53,959,448
93

Jordy Nelson

Wide Receiver
$53,342,313
94

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$53,336,720
95

Cameron Wake

Defensive End
$52,970,000
96

Sebastian Janikowski

Kicker
$52,885,137
97

Jurrell Casey

Defensive Tackle
$52,482,211
98

Derek Carr

Quarterback
$52,010,601
99

Antoine Bethea

Free Safety
$51,941,411
100

Duane Brown

Left Tackle
$51,546,116
101

Jonathan Stewart

Running Back
$51,425,506
102

Malcolm Jenkins

Free Safety
$51,121,960
103

Devin McCourty

Free Safety
$51,106,162
104

Aaron Donald

Defensive End
$51,094,010
105

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$51,001,096
106

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$50,982,467
107

Michael Bennett

Defensive End
$50,896,742
108

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$50,777,470
109

Michael Johnson

Defensive End
$50,626,020
110

Eric Fisher

Left Tackle
$50,492,498
111

Chandler Jones

Defensive End
$50,472,499
112

Jerry Hughes

Defensive End
$50,452,500
113

Andre Smith

Right Tackle
$50,446,617
114

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$50,209,939
115

Josh Sitton

Guard
$50,088,037
116

Josh McCown

Quarterback
$49,668,000
117

Ezekiel Ansah

Defensive End
$48,492,656
118

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
$48,435,000
119

Marcedes Lewis

Tight End
$48,380,000
120

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$48,346,457
121

Cameron Heyward

Defensive End
$47,732,735
122

Adam Vinatieri

Kicker
$47,256,999
123

Kareem Jackson

Cornerback
$46,656,250
124

Domata Peko

Defensive Tackle
$46,242,000
125

Cordy Glenn

Left Tackle
$46,115,180
126

Max Unger

Center
$45,580,224
127

Mike Iupati

Guard
$45,500,682
128

Jimmy Garoppolo

Quarterback
$45,458,637
129

Lane Johnson

Right Tackle
$44,990,920
130

Jason McCourty

Cornerback
$44,974,385
131

Mike Pouncey

Center
$44,759,695
132

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
$44,341,362
133

DeAndre Hopkins

Wide Receiver
$44,199,009
134

Delanie Walker

Tight End
$44,076,278
135

Brandon Graham

Defensive End
$43,683,925
136

T.J. Lang

Guard
$43,678,433
137

Kawann Short

Defensive Tackle
$43,630,174
138

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
$43,614,200
139

Emmanuel Sanders

Wide Receiver
$43,501,069
140

Andy Levitre

Guard
$43,318,777
141

Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback
$43,301,548
142

Darren Sproles

Running Back
$43,257,765
143

Randall Cobb

Wide Receiver
$43,218,488
144

Jimmy Smith

Cornerback
$43,013,066
145

Reshad Jones

Strong Safety
$42,991,182
146

Kam Chancellor

Strong Safety
$42,894,881
147

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
$42,619,222
148

Derrick Morgan

Outside Linebacker
$42,178,345
149

Sean Lee

Outside Linebacker
$42,095,000
150

Corey Liuget

Defensive Tackle
$41,971,366
151

Sammy Watkins

Wide Receiver
$41,735,603
152

Brandon Mebane

Defensive Tackle
$41,411,996
153

Brock Osweiler

Quarterback
$41,396,679
154

David DeCastro

Guard
$41,389,333
155

Kelechi Osemele

Guard
$41,101,481
156

Mark Barron

Inside Linebacker
$41,029,749
157

Jermon Bushrod

Guard
$40,989,058
158

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$40,977,400
159

Blake Bortles

Quarterback
$40,654,802
160

Derek Wolfe

Defensive End
$40,522,675
161

Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle
$40,515,500
162

Desmond Trufant

Cornerback
$40,265,204
163

Nick Perry

Outside Linebacker
$40,202,345
164

Doug Baldwin

Wide Receiver
$40,163,019
165

Alshon Jeffery

Wide Receiver
$39,751,459
166

Rodney Hudson

Center
$39,714,448
167

Jared Veldheer

Right Tackle
$39,610,063
168

Dre Kirkpatrick

Cornerback
$39,267,496
169

Michael Brockers

Defensive Tackle
$39,206,668
170

Xavier Rhodes

Cornerback
$38,893,952
171

Reggie Nelson

Free Safety
$38,750,000
172

Chris Harris

Cornerback
$38,684,000
173

Tavon Austin

Wide Receiver
$38,523,882
174

Darrius Heyward-Bey

Wide Receiver
$38,338,583
175

Ahtyba Rubin

Defensive Tackle
$38,327,625
176

Bruce Irvin

Defensive End
$38,133,311
177

Dontari Poe

Defensive Tackle
$37,466,008
178

Rodger Saffold

Guard
$37,441,158
179

Prince Amukamara

Cornerback
$37,281,947
180

Jared Cook

Tight End
$37,084,235
181

Bryan Bulaga

Right Tackle
$36,863,763
182

Charles Clay

Tight End
$36,438,000
183

Ted Ginn Jr.

Wide Receiver
$36,377,086
184

Jake Matthews

Left Tackle
$35,919,650
185

Harrison Smith

Free Safety
$35,916,546
186

Mike Daniels

Defensive End
$35,858,746
187

Bobby Wagner

Inside Linebacker
$35,858,441
188

Phil Dawson

Kicker
$35,178,891
189

John Sullivan

Center
$34,800,021
190

Jadeveon Clowney

Outside Linebacker
$34,578,998
191

Kyle Rudolph

Tight End
$34,172,098
192

Sam Shields

Cornerback
$34,068,346
193

Golden Tate

Wide Receiver
$33,978,849
194

Dont'a Hightower

Inside Linebacker
$33,913,805
195

Damon Harrison

Defensive Tackle
$33,851,992
196

Travis Frederick

Center
$33,691,088
197

Terron Armstead

Left Tackle
$33,627,276
198

Todd Gurley

Running Back
$33,484,917
199

Star Lotulelei

Defensive Tackle
$33,461,500
200

Jabaal Sheard

Outside Linebacker
$33,355,139
201

Glover Quin

Free Safety
$33,337,838
202

Morgan Burnett

Strong Safety
$33,317,184
203

Derek Anderson

Quarterback
$33,284,303
204

Kyle Long

Guard
$33,251,058
205

Lavonte David

Outside Linebacker
$33,247,757
206

Jermaine Gresham

Tight End
$33,172,299
207

Stephen Gostkowski

Kicker
$32,987,002
208

Mike Evans

Wide Receiver
$32,924,588
209

Akiem Hicks

Defensive End
$32,857,581
210

Tyrone Crawford

Defensive End
$32,740,252
211

Matt Bryant

Kicker
$32,506,401
212

Orlando Scandrick

Cornerback
$32,480,514
213

Benjamin Watson

Tight End
$32,125,674
214

Vontaze Burfict

Outside Linebacker
$32,079,249
215

Keenan Allen

Wide Receiver
$31,964,590
216

Odell Beckham, Jr.

Wide Receiver
$31,868,419
217

Dustin Colquitt

Punter
$31,760,000
218

Tyrann Mathieu

Free Safety
$31,061,740
219

Taylor Lewan

Left Tackle
$31,038,226
220

Zack Martin

Guard
$30,967,800
221

Darius Slay

Cornerback
$30,936,269
222

Chad Henne

Quarterback
$30,780,135
223

Jamie Collins

Outside Linebacker
$30,688,309
224

Morris Claiborne

Cornerback
$30,661,377
225

A.J. Bouye

Cornerback
$30,415,954
226

K.J. Wright

Outside Linebacker
$30,346,594
227

Jermey Parnell

Right Tackle
$30,063,088
228

Nick Foles

Quarterback
$29,933,635
229

David Bakhtiari

Left Tackle
$29,879,114
230

Connor Barwin

Outside Linebacker
$29,830,075
231

Kyle Fuller

Cornerback
$29,820,259
232

William Hayes

Defensive End
$29,744,956
233

Marvin Jones

Wide Receiver
$29,524,257
234

Torrey Smith

Wide Receiver
$29,510,142
235

Brandon Brooks

Guard
$29,469,234
236

Drew Stanton

Quarterback
$29,396,469
237

Robbie Gould

Kicker
$29,289,292
238

Robert Griffin III

Quarterback
$29,203,473
239

Alec Ogletree

Inside Linebacker
$29,169,779
240

Davante Adams

Wide Receiver
$29,157,972
241

Austin Howard

Right Tackle
$28,931,465
242

Stephon Tuitt

Defensive End
$28,710,551
243

Patrick Chung

Strong Safety
$28,652,500
244

Tyson Alualu

Defensive End
$28,606,500
245

Justin Pugh

Guard
$28,473,935
246

Brandon Williams

Defensive Tackle
$28,437,910
247

Chase Daniel

Quarterback
$28,304,317
248

Zach Ertz

Tight End
$28,261,405
249

Buster Skrine

Cornerback
$28,090,413
250

Mason Crosby

Kicker
$27,974,084
251

Vinny Curry

Defensive End
$27,961,125
252

Allen Bailey

Defensive End
$27,508,444
253

Mike Glennon

Quarterback
$27,446,782
254

Pernell McPhee

Outside Linebacker
$27,202,776
255

Andy Lee

Punter
$27,094,496
256

Marcus Gilbert

Right Tackle
$27,011,685
257

Jason Kelce

Center
$26,958,745
258

James Carpenter

Guard
$26,835,720
259

Danny Amendola

Wide Receiver
$26,791,179
260

Wesley Woodyard

Inside Linebacker
$26,789,895
261

Sam Koch

Punter
$26,788,490
262

Barry Church

Strong Safety
$26,685,000
263

Whitney Mercilus

Outside Linebacker
$26,680,963
264

Casey Hayward

Cornerback
$26,589,486
265

Thomas Morstead

Punter
$26,314,097
266

Julian Edelman

Wide Receiver
$26,215,215
267

Darian Stewart

Free Safety
$26,122,500
268

Mike Mitchell

Free Safety
$25,589,102
269

Adrian Clayborn

Defensive End
$25,551,688
270

Matt Prater

Kicker
$25,447,193
271

Sheldon Richardson

Defensive Tackle
$25,419,750
272

Captain Munnerlyn

Cornerback
$25,367,165
273

Jameis Winston

Quarterback
$25,258,894
274

Jarvis Landry

Wide Receiver
$25,176,490
275

Case Keenum

Quarterback
$25,157,675
276

Anthony Barr

Outside Linebacker
$25,109,303
277

Mitchell Schwartz

Right Tackle
$24,970,840
278

Jordan Reed

Tight End
$24,914,154
279

Andre Branch

Defensive End
$24,839,934
280

Patrick Robinson

Cornerback
$24,657,459
281

Dwayne Allen

Tight End
$24,639,804
282

Danny Trevathan

Inside Linebacker
$24,568,424
283

Robert Alford

Cornerback
$24,567,369
284

Corey Graham

Free Safety
$24,455,500
285

Travis Kelce

Tight End
$24,369,554
286

Logan Ryan

Cornerback
$24,344,685
287

Kelvin Beachum

Left Tackle
$24,299,148
288

Ricky Wagner

Right Tackle
$24,279,599
289

Marcus Mariota

Quarterback
$24,239,134
290

Clint Boling

Guard
$24,057,448
291

Marcus Cannon

Right Tackle
$23,891,329
292

Zane Beadles

Guard
$23,799,411
293

Mohamed Sanu

Wide Receiver
$23,700,252
294

Jared Goff

Quarterback
$23,677,990
295

Ron Leary

Guard
$23,645,688
296

Gabe Jackson

Guard
$23,475,119
297

Earl Mitchell

Defensive Tackle
$23,328,500
298

Dante Fowler Jr.

Defensive End
$23,276,237
299

Malcolm Smith

Outside Linebacker
$23,223,879
300

Lamar Miller

Running Back
$23,218,000
301

Rodney McLeod

Free Safety
$23,143,539
302

Tashaun Gipson

Free Safety
$23,047,500
303

Chris Ivory

Running Back
$23,039,416
304

Graham Gano

Kicker
$22,898,439
305

Trai Turner

Guard
$22,842,750
306

Allen Hurns

Wide Receiver
$22,799,575
307

Shawn Lauvao

Guard
$22,725,558
308

Amari Cooper

Wide Receiver
$22,694,495
309

Tony Jefferson

Strong Safety
$22,659,253
310

Carson Wentz

Quarterback
$22,588,656
311

Myles Garrett

Defensive End
$22,570,379
312

Mark Ingram

Running Back
$22,485,480
313

Brandon Linder

Center
$22,400,100
314

Baker Mayfield

Quarterback
$22,329,440
315

DeMarcus Lawrence

Defensive End
$22,296,281
316

Brandon Marshall

Inside Linebacker
$22,267,794
317

Greg Robinson

Left Tackle
$22,110,251
318

Barkevious Mingo

Outside Linebacker
$22,091,601
319

Evander Hood

Defensive End
$22,009,464
320

Joel Bitonio

Left Tackle
$21,961,698
321

Mike Adams

Free Safety
$21,958,010
322

Joey Bosa

Defensive End
$21,895,456
323

Doug Martin

Running Back
$21,830,918
324

Dion Jordan

Defensive End
$21,808,705
325

Mario Addison

Defensive End
$21,769,750
326

Weston Richburg

Center
$21,696,961
327

Demar Dotson

Right Tackle
$21,678,659
328

Joe Barksdale

Right Tackle
$21,665,985
329

Da'Norris Searcy

Strong Safety
$21,549,983
330

Andrew Norwell

Guard
$21,531,619
331

Marcus Gilchrist

Strong Safety
$21,526,695
332

Mitchell Trubisky

Quarterback
$21,504,146
333

Brandon LaFell

Wide Receiver
$21,445,900
334

D.J. Hayden

Cornerback
$21,369,524
335

Travis Benjamin

Wide Receiver
$21,327,000
336

Mychal Kendricks

Outside Linebacker
$21,306,979
337

Bobby Massie

Right Tackle
$21,281,402
338

Brandon Scherff

Guard
$21,252,708
339

Saquon Barkley

Running Back
$21,247,092
340

Jeff Allen

Guard
$21,239,141
341

Brooks Reed

Defensive End
$21,217,805
342

Brian Hoyer

Quarterback
$21,171,470
343

Ricky Jean Francois

Defensive Tackle
$21,161,659
344

Larry Warford

Guard
$21,140,012
345

Ryan Succop

Kicker
$20,999,154
346

Robert Woods

Wide Receiver
$20,866,811
347

Solomon Thomas

Defensive End
$20,825,648
348

Sam Darnold

Quarterback
$20,558,338
349

Ezekiel Elliott

Running Back
$20,544,010
350

Devonta Freeman

Running Back
$20,478,321
351

Kiko Alonso

Outside Linebacker
$20,454,751
352

Demario Davis

Outside Linebacker
$20,386,971
353

Kenny Stills

Wide Receiver
$20,350,452
354

Malcolm Butler

Cornerback
$20,128,163
355

Leonard Fournette

Running Back
$20,050,196
356

Steve McLendon

Defensive Tackle
$19,905,306
357

Kurt Coleman

Free Safety
$19,833,938
358

Micah Hyde

Strong Safety
$19,774,929
359

Denzel Ward

Cornerback
$19,771,168
360

Jalen Ramsey

Cornerback
$19,716,773
361

J.R. Sweezy

Guard
$19,696,065
362

Kevin Huber

Punter
$19,685,000
363

Blaine Gabbert

Quarterback
$19,526,851
364

Brandin Cooks

Wide Receiver
$19,500,234
365

Evan Smith

Center
$19,405,950
366

Danielle Hunter

Defensive End
$19,320,367
367

Jonathan Cooper

Guard
$19,289,858
368

Stefon Diggs

Wide Receiver
$19,186,038
369

Michael Floyd

Wide Receiver
$19,080,535
370

Brian Winters

Guard
$19,071,102
371

Eric Ebron

Tight End
$19,031,161
372

Brandon Fusco

Guard
$18,806,483
373

Frostee Rucker

Defensive Tackle
$18,768,768
374

Sylvester Williams

Defensive Tackle
$18,749,985
375

Allen Robinson

Wide Receiver
$18,748,591
376

Corey Peters

Defensive Tackle
$18,745,625
377

Anthony Hitchens

Inside Linebacker
$18,728,561
378

Corey Davis

Wide Receiver
$18,693,171
379

Davon House

Cornerback
$18,685,705
380

Leonard Williams

Defensive End
$18,682,446
381

Telvin Smith

Outside Linebacker
$18,565,161
382

Jermaine Kearse

Wide Receiver
$18,448,295
383

Steven Hauschka

Kicker
$18,428,119
384

Bradley Chubb

Defensive End
$18,393,630
385

John Cyprien

Strong Safety
$18,382,406
386

Brett Kern

Punter
$18,372,924
387

Lance Kendricks

Tight End
$18,345,744
388

Ryan Shazier

Inside Linebacker
$18,278,253
389

Ramon Foster

Guard
$17,785,019
390

Ja'Wuan James

Right Tackle
$17,769,398
391

Vance McDonald

Tight End
$17,669,819
392

Tyler Eifert

Tight End
$17,663,001
393

Justin Tucker

Kicker
$17,546,000
394

C.J. Mosley

Inside Linebacker
$17,506,002
395

Timmy Jernigan

Defensive Tackle
$17,382,517
396

Britton Colquitt

Punter
$17,325,000
397

Tahir Whitehead

Outside Linebacker
$17,293,342
398

George Iloka

Free Safety
$17,269,524
399

Derek Newton

Right Tackle
$17,247,726
400

Ronnie Stanley

Left Tackle
$17,241,013