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
$291,087,392 22 $291,087,392
2

Drew Brees

Quarterback
2001: R2, #32
$269,710,422 20 $269,710,422
3

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
2004: R1, #11
$267,286,864 18 $267,286,864
4

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
2008: R1, #3
$267,007,749 14 $267,007,749
5

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
2005: R1, #24
$263,308,010 17 $263,308,010
6

Eli Manning

Quarterback
2004: R1, #1
$252,280,004 16 $252,280,004
7

Peyton Manning

Quarterback
1998: R1, #1
$248,732,000 18 $248,732,000
8

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
2009: R1, #1
$246,506,037 13 $246,506,037
9

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
2004: R1, #4
$243,944,322 17 $243,944,322
10

Alex Smith

Quarterback
2005: R1, #1
$189,725,000 16 $189,725,000
11

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
2012: R3, #75
$181,362,520 10 $181,362,520
12

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver
2004: R1, #3
$180,757,239 17 $180,757,239
13

Carson Palmer

Quarterback
2003: R1, #1
$174,148,722 15 $174,148,722
14

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
2008: R1, #18
$171,075,000 14 $171,075,000
15

Julius Peppers

Defensive End
2002: R1, #2
$164,973,786 17 $164,973,786
16

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
2010: R1, #2
$164,965,157 12 $164,965,157
17

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
2012: R4, #102
$161,669,486 10 $161,669,486
18

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
2011: R1, #2
$144,475,534 11 $144,475,534
19

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
2011: R1, #6
$140,640,527 11 $140,640,527
20

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
2010: R1, #4
$140,573,341 12 $140,573,341
21

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
2012: R1, #8
$139,975,979 10 $139,975,979
22

Brett Favre

Quarterback
1991: R2, #33
$137,829,000 20 $137,829,000
23

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
2010: R1, #1
$130,022,863 9 $130,022,863
24

Cam Newton

Quarterback
2011: R1, #1
$129,045,071 11 $129,045,071
25

Tony Romo

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$127,422,458 14 $127,422,458
26

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
2008: R2, #50
$126,091,393 14 $126,091,393
27

Darrelle Revis

Cornerback
2007: R1, #14
$124,211,129 11 $124,211,129
28

Joe Thomas

Left Tackle
2007: R1, #3
$122,850,000 11 $122,850,000
29

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
2010: R1, #3
$122,485,131 12 $122,485,131
30

Jay Cutler

Quarterback
2006: R1, #11
$122,196,087 12 $122,196,087
31

Joe Haden

Cornerback
2010: R1, #7
$121,471,755 12 $121,471,755
32

Mario Williams

Defensive End
2006: R1, #1
$120,400,000 11 $120,400,000
33

Jason Peters

Left Tackle
0: Undrafted
$117,296,983 18 $117,296,983
34

Michael Vick

Quarterback
2001: R1, #1
$115,952,908 13 $115,952,908
35

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
2011: R1, #11
$115,248,000 11 $115,248,000
36

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
2011: R1, #4
$114,060,588 11 $114,060,588
37

Jimmy Garoppolo

Quarterback
2014: R2, #62
$113,740,990 8 $113,740,990
38

Calvin Johnson

Wide Receiver
2007: R1, #2
$112,216,086 9 $112,216,086
39

Dak Prescott

Quarterback
2016: R4, #135
$111,317,825 6 $111,317,825
40

Derek Carr

Quarterback
2014: R2, #36
$110,666,395 8 $110,666,395
41

Khalil Mack

Outside Linebacker
2014: R1, #5
$109,695,498 8 $109,695,498
42

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
2012: R1, #1
$109,107,998 8 $109,107,998
43

Jared Goff

Quarterback
2016: R1, #1
$108,891,068 6 $108,891,068
44

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
2010: R1, #6
$108,873,265 11 $108,873,265
45

Terrell Suggs

Outside Linebacker
2003: R1, #10
$108,228,797 17 $108,228,797
46

Andre Johnson

Wide Receiver
2003: R1, #3
$106,022,999 14 $106,022,999
47

Andrew Whitworth

Left Tackle
2006: R2, #55
$102,915,928 15 $102,915,928
48

Adrian Peterson

Running Back
2007: R1, #7
$102,907,084 14 $102,907,084
49

Champ Bailey

Cornerback
1999: R1, #7
$102,807,025 16 $102,807,025
50

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
2011: R1, #5
$102,757,324 11 $102,757,324
51

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
2010: R1, #15
$102,542,245 12 $102,542,245
52

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
2012: R1, #12
$101,890,246 10 $101,890,246
53

Carson Wentz

Quarterback
2016: R1, #2
$100,365,221 6 $100,365,221
54

Robert Quinn

Linebacker
2011: R1, #14
$99,730,638 11 $99,730,638
55

Donovan McNabb

Quarterback
1999: R1, #2
$99,689,735 13 $99,689,735
56

DeAndre Hopkins

Wide Receiver
2013: R1, #27
$99,511,224 9 $99,511,224
57

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
2012: R1, #21
$98,495,510 10 $98,495,510
58

Dwight Freeney

Outside Linebacker
2002: R1, #11
$98,394,175 16 $98,394,175
59

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
2011: R1, #9
$98,297,504 11 $98,297,504
60

Charles Woodson

Strong Safety
1998: R1, #4
$97,899,369 18 $97,899,369
61

Jared Allen

Defensive End
2004: R4, #126
$97,862,763 12 $97,862,763
62

Aaron Donald

Defensive Tackle
2014: R1, #13
$97,114,238 8 $97,114,238
63

Justin Houston

Defensive End
2011: R3, #70
$96,665,369 11 $96,665,369
64

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
2011: R2, #35
$96,627,794 11 $96,627,794
65

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
2010: R4, #120
$95,999,495 11 $95,999,495
66

Ray Lewis

Linebacker
0: Undrafted
$95,725,000 17 $95,725,000
67

Matt Schaub

Quarterback
2004: R3, #90
$94,353,850 17 $94,353,850
68

Eric Berry

Strong Safety
2010: R1, #5
$93,800,300 10 $93,800,300
69

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
2011: R1, #24
$93,732,467 11 $93,732,467
70

Chris Long

Defensive End
2008: R1, #2
$92,360,162 11 $92,360,162
71

David Bakhtiari

Left Tackle
2013: R4, #109
$91,106,454 9 $91,106,454
72

DeMarcus Ware

Outside Linebacker
2005: R1, #11
$89,993,750 12 $89,993,750
73

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
2008: R2, #49
$89,874,291 14 $89,874,291
74

Richard Seymour

Defensive Tackle
2001: R1, #6
$89,505,000 12 $89,505,000
75

Cameron Heyward

Defensive Tackle
2011: R1, #31
$88,732,735 11 $88,732,735
76

Haloti Ngata

Defensive Tackle
2006: R1, #12
$88,340,625 13 $88,340,625
77

Matt Hasselbeck

Quarterback
1998: R6, #184
$88,044,500 18 $88,044,500
78

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
2012: R1, #10
$87,544,666 10 $87,544,666
79

DeMarcus Lawrence

Defensive End
2014: R2, #34
$87,349,519 8 $87,349,519
80

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
2011: R1, #3
$87,134,946 9 $87,134,946
81

Joe Staley

Left Tackle
2007: R1, #28
$85,407,638 14 $85,407,638
82

Lane Johnson

Right Tackle
2013: R1, #4
$85,241,625 9 $85,241,625
83

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
2012: R1, #18
$85,222,338 10 $85,222,338
84

Johnathan Joseph

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

Randy Moss

Wide Receiver
1998: R1, #21
$82,488,499 14 $82,488,499
86

Steve Smith

Wide Receiver
2001: R3, #74
$81,040,745 16 $81,040,745
87

D'Brickashaw Ferguson

Left Tackle
2006: R1, #4
$72,619,221 10 $72,619,221
88

Roddy White

Wide Receiver
2005: R1, #27
$65,037,529 11 $65,037,529
89

Troy Aikman

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$55,537,000 12 $55,537,000
90

Darnell Dockett

Defensive End
2004: R3, #64
$54,540,000 12 $54,540,000
91

Roy Williams

Wide Receiver
2004: R1, #7
$54,534,599 8 $54,534,599
92

Issac Bruce

Wide Receiver
1994: R2, #33
$50,716,865 16 $50,716,865
93

Brandon Flowers

Cornerback
2008: R2, #35
$49,940,068 9 $49,940,068
94

DeMeco Ryans

Inside Linebacker
2006: R2, #33
$48,083,435 10 $48,083,435
95

Samari Rolle

Cornerback
1998: R2, #46
$47,780,501 12 $47,780,501
96

Curtis Martin

Running Back
1995: R3, #74
$46,880,633 12 $46,880,633
97

Osi Umenyiora

Outside Linebacker
2003: R2, #56
$45,510,110 12 $45,510,110
98

Heath Miller

Tight End
2005: R1, #30
$44,027,256 11 $44,027,256
99

Jon Beason

Inside Linebacker
2007: R1, #25
$43,844,952 9 $43,844,952
100

Justin Tuck

Defensive End
2005: R3, #74
$43,248,463 11 $43,248,463