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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

Drew Brees

Quarterback
2001: R2, #32
$269,710,422 20 $269,710,422
2

Tom Brady

Quarterback
2000: R6, #199
$262,541,804 21 $262,541,804
3

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
2004: R1, #11
$253,286,864 17 $253,286,864
4

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
2008: R1, #3
$243,972,535 13 $243,972,535
5

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
2005: R1, #24
$240,914,529 16 $240,914,529
6

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
2009: R1, #1
$226,478,969 12 $226,478,969
7

Alex Smith

Quarterback
2005: R1, #1
$189,725,000 16 $189,725,000
8

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver
2004: R1, #3
$180,719,110 17 $180,719,110
9

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
2008: R1, #18
$167,575,000 13 $167,575,000
10

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
2012: R3, #75
$162,362,520 9 $162,362,520
11

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
2010: R1, #2
$155,965,157 11 $155,965,157
12

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
2012: R4, #102
$140,640,630 9 $140,640,630
13

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
2011: R1, #2
$126,475,534 10 $126,475,534
14

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
2011: R1, #6
$125,326,564 10 $125,326,564
15

Cam Newton

Quarterback
2011: R1, #1
$122,531,021 10 $122,531,021
16

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
2008: R2, #50
$118,068,828 13 $118,068,828
17

Jason Peters

Left Tackle
0: Undrafted
$115,771,983 19 $115,771,983
18

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
2012: R1, #8
$115,475,979 10 $115,475,979
19

Joe Haden

Cornerback
2010: R1, #7
$114,471,755 12 $114,471,755
20

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
2010: R1, #6
$108,858,611 12 $108,858,611
21

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
2010: R1, #4
$108,305,694 11 $108,305,694
22

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
2011: R1, #4
$108,035,098 10 $108,035,098
23

Adrian Peterson

Running Back
2007: R1, #7
$102,803,319 15 $102,803,319
24

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
2011: R1, #11
$100,706,498 10 $100,706,498
25

Andrew Whitworth

Left Tackle
2006: R2, #55
$98,865,000 14 $98,865,000
26

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
2010: R4, #120
$96,094,741 11 $96,094,741
27

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
2011: R1, #5
$94,703,903 10 $94,703,903
28

Justin Houston

Defensive End
2011: R3, #70
$94,547,248 10 $94,547,248
29

Khalil Mack

Outside Linebacker
2014: R1, #5
$92,429,075 7 $92,429,075
30

Derek Carr

Quarterback
2014: R2, #36
$91,010,601 7 $91,010,601
31

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
2010: R1, #15
$89,742,245 11 $89,742,245
32

Jimmy Garoppolo

Quarterback
2014: R2, #62
$88,571,137 8 $88,571,137
33

Robert Quinn

Linebacker
2011: R1, #14
$88,076,770 11 $88,076,770
34

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
2011: R1, #9
$87,785,235 10 $87,785,235
35

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
2008: R2, #49
$86,609,586 14 $86,609,586
36

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
2011: R2, #35
$86,526,241 10 $86,526,241
37

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
2012: R1, #12
$85,890,246 9 $85,890,246
38

DeAndre Hopkins

Wide Receiver
2013: R1, #27
$85,699,009 8 $85,699,009
39

Johnathan Joseph

Cornerback
2006: R1, #24
$85,134,743 16 $85,134,743
40

Olivier Vernon

Outside Linebacker
2012: R3, #72
$84,374,032 9 $84,374,032
41

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
2012: R1, #21
$82,987,454 9 $82,987,454
42

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
2011: R5, #154
$82,735,115 10 $82,735,115
43

Jason Witten

Tight End
2003: R3, #69
$81,807,482 17 $81,807,482
44

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
2012: R1, #18
$81,209,939 9 $81,209,939
45

Jared Goff

Quarterback
2016: R1, #1
$80,720,672 5 $80,720,672
46

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
2012: R1, #10
$80,572,408 9 $80,572,408
47

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
2011: R1, #24
$79,832,467 10 $79,832,467
48

Carson Wentz

Quarterback
2016: R1, #2
$79,059,339 5 $79,059,339
49

Cameron Heyward

Defensive Tackle
2011: R1, #31
$78,232,735 10 $78,232,735
50

David Bakhtiari

Left Tackle
2013: R4, #109
$77,932,055 8 $77,932,055
51

Alex Mack

Center
2009: R1, #21
$77,422,748 12 $77,422,748
52

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
2010: R6, #195
$77,207,085 13 $77,207,085
53

Aaron Donald

Defensive Tackle
2014: R1, #13
$77,202,010 7 $77,202,010
54

Jurrell Casey

Defensive Tackle
2011: R3, #77
$75,325,961 10 $75,325,961
55

Devin McCourty

Free Safety
2010: R1, #27
$74,606,162 11 $74,606,162
56

Jimmy Graham

Tight End
2010: R3, #95
$74,514,171 11 $74,514,171
57

Nick Foles

Quarterback
2012: R3, #88
$74,433,635 10 $74,433,635
58

Nate Solder

Left Tackle
2011: R1, #17
$74,095,004 10 $74,095,004
59

Thomas Davis

Linebacker
2005: R1, #14
$73,823,295 16 $73,823,295
60

Ryan Kerrigan

Defensive End
2011: R1, #16
$73,152,470 10 $73,152,470
61

Jerry Hughes

Defensive End
2010: R1, #31
$72,116,013 12 $72,116,013
62

Ryan Fitzpatrick

Quarterback
2005: R7, #250
$71,541,098 16 $71,541,098
63

Lane Johnson

Right Tackle
2013: R1, #4
$71,526,625 8 $71,526,625
64

Bobby Wagner

Inside Linebacker
2012: R2, #47
$71,358,441 9 $71,358,441
65

Josh Norman

Cornerback
2012: R5, #143
$71,071,948 9 $71,071,948
66

Duane Brown

Left Tackle
2008: R1, #26
$70,833,616 14 $70,833,616
67

Eric Fisher

Left Tackle
2013: R1, #1
$70,592,498 8 $70,592,498
68

DeMarcus Lawrence

Defensive End
2014: R2, #34
$70,313,028 7 $70,313,028
69

Malcolm Jenkins

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

Kawann Short

Defensive Tackle
2013: R2, #44
$69,757,818 8 $69,757,818
71

Mike Evans

Wide Receiver
2014: R1, #7
$69,674,588 7 $69,674,588
72

Kareem Jackson

Strong Safety
2010: R1, #20
$69,656,250 11 $69,656,250
73

Carlos Dunlap

Defensive End
2010: R2, #54
$69,623,223 12 $69,623,223
74

Joey Bosa

Defensive End
2016: R1, #3
$68,873,686 5 $68,873,686
75

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
2012: R3, #92
$68,519,400 9 $68,519,400
76

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
2012: R5, #137
$68,451,457 9 $68,451,457
77

Brandon Graham

Defensive End
2010: R1, #13
$68,255,925 11 $68,255,925
78

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
2012: R2, #39
$65,641,362 10 $65,641,362
79

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
2012: R1, #27
$63,614,200 9 $63,614,200
80

Jadeveon Clowney

Defensive End
2014: R1, #1
$63,302,748 8 $63,302,748
81

Frank Gore

Running Back
2005: R3, #65
$63,296,439 16 $63,296,439
82

Odell Beckham, Jr.

Wide Receiver
2014: R1, #12
$63,131,807 7 $63,131,807
83

LeSean McCoy

Running Back
2009: R2, #53
$63,074,623 13 $63,074,623
84

Alshon Jeffery

Wide Receiver
2012: R2, #45
$63,001,459 9 $63,001,459
85

Sammy Watkins

Wide Receiver
2014: R1, #4
$62,810,603 8 $62,810,603
86

Rob Gronkowski

Tight End
2010: R2, #42
$62,629,507 10 $62,629,507
87

Emmanuel Sanders

Wide Receiver
2010: R3, #82
$62,270,821 12 $62,270,821
88

Jake Matthews

Left Tackle
2014: R1, #6
$62,004,874 7 $62,004,874
89

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
2010: R4, #100
$61,903,749 12 $61,903,749
90

Rodney Hudson

Center
2011: R2, #55
$61,514,448 10 $61,514,448
91

Keenan Allen

Wide Receiver
2013: R3, #76
$61,464,590 8 $61,464,590
92

Mike Pouncey

Center
2011: R1, #15
$60,985,945 10 $60,985,945
93

Rodger Saffold

Guard
2010: R2, #33
$60,941,158 11 $60,941,158
94

Chris Harris

Cornerback
0: Undrafted
$60,506,948 10 $60,506,948
95

Desmond Trufant

Cornerback
2013: R1, #22
$59,555,277 8 $59,555,277
96

Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle
2010: R2, #46
$59,453,000 11 $59,453,000
97

Brandin Cooks

Wide Receiver
2014: R1, #20
$58,959,234 8 $58,959,234
98

Tyrann Mathieu

Free Safety
2013: R3, #69
$58,261,740 8 $58,261,740
99

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
2012: R1, #23
$58,119,222 9 $58,119,222
100

Randall Cobb

Wide Receiver
2011: R2, #64
$58,107,609 10 $58,107,609