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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

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$130,022,863
15

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$110,113,033
16

Jason Peters

Left Tackle
$105,721,983
17

Terrell Suggs

Outside Linebacker
$105,210,000
18

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$104,692,164
19

Adrian Peterson

Running Back
$99,223,319
20

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$97,107,998
21

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$95,120,584
22

Chris Long

Defensive End
$92,360,162
23

Joe Haden

Cornerback
$92,071,755
24

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$90,948,219
25

Eric Berry

Strong Safety
$90,850,300
26

Matt Schaub

Quarterback
$90,555,000
27

Haloti Ngata

Defensive Tackle
$88,140,625
28

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$88,068,828
29

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
$82,456,338
30

Brandon Marshall

Wide Receiver
$80,316,648
31

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$79,049,946
32

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$77,974,002
33

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$77,688,098
34

Andrew Whitworth

Left Tackle
$77,365,000
35

Johnathan Joseph

Cornerback
$76,856,250
36

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$76,609,579
37

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$74,772,926
38

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$74,362,520
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

Kyle Williams

Defensive Tackle
$57,228,000
78

Marshawn Lynch

Running Back
$57,131,165
79

Jimmy Graham

Tight End
$56,514,171
80

Matt Kalil

Left Tackle
$56,466,598
81

Leon Hall

Cornerback
$56,228,382
82

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$56,197,615
83

Mike Wallace

Wide Receiver
$56,027,550
84

Earl Thomas

Free Safety
$55,908,106
85

Carlos Dunlap

Defensive End
$55,638,000
86

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End
$55,385,104
87

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$54,978,658
88

Vontae Davis

Cornerback
$54,807,205
89

Rob Gronkowski

Tight End
$54,301,382
90

Maurkice Pouncey

Center
$54,013,375
91

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$53,959,448
92

Jordy Nelson

Wide Receiver
$53,342,313
93

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$53,336,720
94

Cameron Wake

Defensive End
$52,970,000
95

Sebastian Janikowski

Kicker
$52,885,137
96

Jurrell Casey

Defensive Tackle
$52,482,211
97

Derek Carr

Quarterback
$52,010,601
98

Antoine Bethea

Free Safety
$51,941,411
99

Duane Brown

Left Tackle
$51,546,116
100

Jonathan Stewart

Running Back
$51,425,506
101

Malcolm Jenkins

Free Safety
$51,121,960
102

Devin McCourty

Free Safety
$51,106,162
103

Aaron Donald

Defensive End
$51,094,010
104

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$51,001,096
105

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$50,982,467
106

Michael Bennett

Defensive End
$50,896,742
107

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$50,777,470
108

Michael Johnson

Defensive End
$50,626,020
109

Eric Fisher

Left Tackle
$50,492,498
110

Chandler Jones

Defensive End
$50,472,499
111

Jerry Hughes

Defensive End
$50,452,500
112

Andre Smith

Right Tackle
$50,396,250
113

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$50,209,939
114

Josh Sitton

Guard
$50,088,037
115

Josh McCown

Quarterback
$49,668,000
116

Ezekiel Ansah

Defensive End
$48,492,656
117

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
$48,435,000
118

Marcedes Lewis

Tight End
$48,380,000
119

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$48,346,457
120

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie

Cornerback
$47,935,865
121

Cameron Heyward

Defensive End
$47,732,735
122

Adam Vinatieri

Kicker
$47,256,999
123

Kareem Jackson

Free Safety
$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

Jamaal Charles

Running Back
$42,285,220
149

Derrick Morgan

Outside Linebacker
$42,178,345
150

Sean Lee

Outside Linebacker
$42,095,000
151

Corey Liuget

Defensive Tackle
$41,971,366
152

Sammy Watkins

Wide Receiver
$41,735,603
153

Brandon Mebane

Defensive Tackle
$41,411,996
154

Brock Osweiler

Quarterback
$41,396,679
155

David DeCastro

Guard
$41,389,333
156

Kelechi Osemele

Guard
$41,101,481
157

Mark Barron

Inside Linebacker
$41,029,749
158

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$40,977,400
159

Jermon Bushrod

Guard
$40,809,940
160

Blake Bortles

Quarterback
$40,654,802
161

Derek Wolfe

Defensive End
$40,522,675
162

Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle
$40,515,500
163

Desmond Trufant

Cornerback
$40,265,204
164

Nick Perry

Outside Linebacker
$40,202,345
165

Doug Baldwin

Wide Receiver
$40,163,019
166

Adam-Pacman Jones

Cornerback
$39,767,789
167

Alshon Jeffery

Wide Receiver
$39,751,459
168

Rodney Hudson

Center
$39,714,448
169

Jared Veldheer

Right Tackle
$39,610,063
170

Dre Kirkpatrick

Cornerback
$39,267,496
171

Michael Brockers

Defensive Tackle
$39,206,668
172

Xavier Rhodes

Cornerback
$38,893,952
173

Reggie Nelson

Free Safety
$38,750,000
174

Chris Harris

Cornerback
$38,684,000
175

Tavon Austin

Wide Receiver
$38,523,882
176

Darrius Heyward-Bey

Wide Receiver
$38,338,583
177

Ahtyba Rubin

Defensive Tackle
$38,327,625
178

Dontari Poe

Defensive Tackle
$37,466,008
179

Rodger Saffold

Guard
$37,441,158
180

Prince Amukamara

Cornerback
$37,281,947
181

Jared Cook

Tight End
$37,084,235
182

Bryan Bulaga

Right Tackle
$36,863,763
183

Bruce Irvin

Defensive End
$36,633,311
184

Charles Clay

Tight End
$36,438,000
185

Ted Ginn Jr.

Wide Receiver
$36,377,086
186

Jake Matthews

Left Tackle
$35,919,650
187

Harrison Smith

Free Safety
$35,916,546
188

Mike Daniels

Defensive End
$35,858,746
189

Bobby Wagner

Inside Linebacker
$35,858,441
190

Phil Dawson

Kicker
$35,178,891
191

John Sullivan

Center
$34,800,021
192

Jadeveon Clowney

Outside Linebacker
$34,578,998
193

Kyle Rudolph

Tight End
$34,172,098
194

Sam Shields

Cornerback
$34,068,346
195

Golden Tate

Wide Receiver
$33,978,850
196

Dont'a Hightower

Inside Linebacker
$33,913,805
197

Damon Harrison

Defensive Tackle
$33,851,993
198

Travis Frederick

Center
$33,691,088
199

Terron Armstead

Left Tackle
$33,627,276
200

Todd Gurley

Running Back
$33,484,917
201

Star Lotulelei

Defensive Tackle
$33,461,500
202

Jabaal Sheard

Outside Linebacker
$33,355,139
203

Glover Quin

Free Safety
$33,337,838
204

Morgan Burnett

Strong Safety
$33,317,184
205

Derek Anderson

Quarterback
$33,284,303
206

Kyle Long

Guard
$33,251,058
207

Lavonte David

Outside Linebacker
$33,247,757
208

Jermaine Gresham

Tight End
$33,172,299
209

Stephen Gostkowski

Kicker
$32,987,002
210

Mike Evans

Wide Receiver
$32,924,588
211

Akiem Hicks

Defensive End
$32,857,581
212

Tyrone Crawford

Defensive End
$32,740,252
213

Matt Bryant

Kicker
$32,506,401
214

Orlando Scandrick

Cornerback
$32,480,514
215

Benjamin Watson

Tight End
$32,125,674
216

Vontaze Burfict

Outside Linebacker
$32,079,249
217

Keenan Allen

Wide Receiver
$31,964,590
218

Odell Beckham, Jr.

Wide Receiver
$31,868,419
219

Dustin Colquitt

Punter
$31,760,000
220

Tyrann Mathieu

Free Safety
$31,061,740
221

Taylor Lewan

Left Tackle
$31,038,226
222

Zack Martin

Guard
$30,967,800
223

Darius Slay

Cornerback
$30,936,269
224

Chad Henne

Quarterback
$30,780,135
225

Jamie Collins

Outside Linebacker
$30,688,309
226

Morris Claiborne

Cornerback
$30,661,377
227

A.J. Bouye

Cornerback
$30,415,954
228

K.J. Wright

Outside Linebacker
$30,346,594
229

Jermey Parnell

Right Tackle
$30,063,088
230

Nick Foles

Quarterback
$29,933,635
231

David Bakhtiari

Left Tackle
$29,879,114
232

Connor Barwin

Outside Linebacker
$29,830,075
233

Kyle Fuller

Cornerback
$29,820,259
234

William Hayes

Defensive End
$29,744,956
235

Marvin Jones

Wide Receiver
$29,524,257
236

Torrey Smith

Wide Receiver
$29,510,142
237

Brandon Brooks

Guard
$29,469,234
238

Drew Stanton

Quarterback
$29,396,469
239

Robbie Gould

Kicker
$29,289,292
240

Robert Griffin III

Quarterback
$29,203,473
241

Alec Ogletree

Inside Linebacker
$29,169,779
242

Davante Adams

Wide Receiver
$29,157,972
243

Stephon Tuitt

Defensive End
$28,710,551
244

Patrick Chung

Strong Safety
$28,652,500
245

Tyson Alualu

Defensive End
$28,606,500
246

Justin Pugh

Guard
$28,473,935
247

Brandon Williams

Defensive Tackle
$28,437,910
248

Chase Daniel

Quarterback
$28,304,317
249

Zach Ertz

Tight End
$28,261,405
250

Buster Skrine

Cornerback
$28,090,413
251

Mason Crosby

Kicker
$27,974,084
252

Vinny Curry

Defensive End
$27,961,125
253

Allen Bailey

Defensive End
$27,508,444
254

Mike Glennon

Quarterback
$27,446,782
255

Pernell McPhee

Outside Linebacker
$27,202,776
256

Andy Lee

Punter
$27,094,496
257

Marcus Gilbert

Right Tackle
$27,011,685
258

Jason Kelce

Center
$26,958,745
259

James Carpenter

Guard
$26,835,720
260

Danny Amendola

Wide Receiver
$26,791,179
261

Wesley Woodyard

Inside Linebacker
$26,789,895
262

Sam Koch

Punter
$26,788,490
263

Barry Church

Strong Safety
$26,685,000
264

Whitney Mercilus

Outside Linebacker
$26,680,963
265

Casey Hayward

Cornerback
$26,589,486
266

Thomas Morstead

Punter
$26,314,097
267

Julian Edelman

Wide Receiver
$26,215,215
268

Darian Stewart

Free Safety
$26,122,500
269

Mike Mitchell

Free Safety
$25,589,102
270

Adrian Clayborn

Defensive End
$25,551,688
271

Matt Prater

Kicker
$25,447,193
272

Sheldon Richardson

Defensive Tackle
$25,419,750
273

Captain Munnerlyn

Cornerback
$25,367,165
274

Jameis Winston

Quarterback
$25,258,894
275

Jarvis Landry

Wide Receiver
$25,176,490
276

Case Keenum

Quarterback
$25,157,675
277

Anthony Barr

Outside Linebacker
$25,109,303
278

Mitchell Schwartz

Right Tackle
$24,970,840
279

Jordan Reed

Tight End
$24,914,154
280

Andre Branch

Defensive End
$24,839,934
281

Patrick Robinson

Cornerback
$24,657,459
282

Dwayne Allen

Tight End
$24,639,804
283

Danny Trevathan

Inside Linebacker
$24,568,424
284

Robert Alford

Cornerback
$24,567,369
285

Corey Graham

Free Safety
$24,455,500
286

Travis Kelce

Tight End
$24,369,554
287

Logan Ryan

Cornerback
$24,344,685
288

Kelvin Beachum

Left Tackle
$24,299,148
289

Ricky Wagner

Right Tackle
$24,279,599
290

Marcus Mariota

Quarterback
$24,239,134
291

Clint Boling

Guard
$24,057,448
292

Marcus Cannon

Right Tackle
$23,891,329
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
$23,276,240
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
$22,694,496
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

Joel Bitonio

Left Tackle
$21,961,698
320

Mike Adams

Free Safety
$21,958,010
321

Joey Bosa

Defensive End
$21,895,456
322

Doug Martin

Running Back
$21,830,918
323

Dion Jordan

Defensive End
$21,808,705
324

Mario Addison

Defensive End
$21,769,750
325

Mychal Kendricks

Outside Linebacker
$21,725,215
326

Weston Richburg

Center
$21,696,961
327

Demar Dotson

Right Tackle
$21,678,659
328

Joe Barksdale

Right Tackle
$21,619,441
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

Bobby Massie

Right Tackle
$21,281,402
337

Brandon Scherff

Guard
$21,252,708
338

Saquon Barkley

Running Back
$21,247,092
339

Brooks Reed

Defensive End
$21,217,805
340

Brian Hoyer

Quarterback
$21,171,470
341

Ricky Jean Francois

Defensive Tackle
$21,161,659
342

Larry Warford

Guard
$21,140,012
343

Ryan Succop

Kicker
$20,999,154
344

Robert Woods

Wide Receiver
$20,866,811
345

Solomon Thomas

Defensive End
$20,825,648
346

Sam Darnold

Quarterback
$20,558,338
347

Ezekiel Elliott

Running Back
$20,544,010
348

Devonta Freeman

Running Back
$20,478,321
349

Kiko Alonso

Outside Linebacker
$20,454,751
350

Demario Davis

Outside Linebacker
$20,386,971
351

Kenny Stills

Wide Receiver
$20,350,452
352

Jeff Allen

Guard
$20,279,998
353

Malcolm Butler

Cornerback
$20,128,163
354

Leonard Fournette

Running Back
$20,050,196
355

Steve McLendon

Defensive Tackle
$19,905,306
356

Kurt Coleman

Free Safety
$19,833,938
357

Micah Hyde

Strong Safety
$19,774,929
358

Denzel Ward

Cornerback
$19,771,168
359

Jalen Ramsey

Cornerback
$19,716,773
360

J.R. Sweezy

Guard
$19,696,065
361

Kevin Huber

Punter
$19,685,000
362

Blaine Gabbert

Quarterback
$19,526,851
363

Brandin Cooks

Wide Receiver
$19,500,234
364

Evan Smith

Center
$19,405,950
365

Danielle Hunter

Defensive End
$19,320,367
366

Stefon Diggs

Wide Receiver
$19,186,038
367

Michael Floyd

Wide Receiver
$19,080,535
368

Brian Winters

Guard
$19,071,102
369

Eric Ebron

Tight End
$19,031,161
370

Brandon Fusco

Guard
$18,806,483
371

Frostee Rucker

Defensive Tackle
$18,768,768
372

Allen Robinson

Wide Receiver
$18,748,591
373

Corey Peters

Defensive Tackle
$18,745,625
374

Anthony Hitchens

Inside Linebacker
$18,728,561
375

Corey Davis

Wide Receiver
$18,693,171
376

Davon House

Cornerback
$18,685,705
377

Leonard Williams

Defensive End
$18,682,446
378

Kendall Wright

Wide Receiver
$18,619,917
379

Telvin Smith

Outside Linebacker
$18,565,161
380

Jermaine Kearse

Wide Receiver
$18,448,295
381

Steven Hauschka

Kicker
$18,428,119
382

Bradley Chubb

Defensive End
$18,393,630
383

John Cyprien

Strong Safety
$18,382,406
384

Brett Kern

Punter
$18,372,924
385

Lance Kendricks

Tight End
$18,345,744
386

Rishard Matthews

Wide Receiver
$18,317,674
387

Ryan Shazier

Inside Linebacker
$18,278,253
388

Ramon Foster

Guard
$17,785,019
389

Ja'Wuan James

Right Tackle
$17,769,398
390

Vance McDonald

Tight End
$17,669,819
391

Tyler Eifert

Tight End
$17,663,001
392

Justin Tucker

Kicker
$17,546,000
393

C.J. Mosley

Inside Linebacker
$17,506,002
394

Timmy Jernigan

Defensive Tackle
$17,382,517
395

Britton Colquitt

Punter
$17,325,000
396

Tahir Whitehead

Outside Linebacker
$17,293,342
397

George Iloka

Free Safety
$17,269,524
398

Ronnie Stanley

Left Tackle
$17,241,013
399

Clinton McDonald

Defensive Tackle
$17,239,168
400

William Gholston

Defensive End
$17,203,946