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NFL Career Earnings

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
$252,280,004
2

Peyton Manning

Quarterback
$248,732,000
3

Drew Brees

Quarterback
$244,710,422
4

Tom Brady

Quarterback
$235,166,804
5

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
$227,286,864
6

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
$223,472,535
7

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
$219,364,529
8

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
$218,917,656
9

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
$210,978,969
10

Carson Palmer

Quarterback
$174,148,722
11

Alex Smith

Quarterback
$173,725,000
12

Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver
$169,062,860
13

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
$166,300,000
14

Julius Peppers

Defensive End
$164,973,786
15

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$147,965,157
16

Brett Favre

Quarterback
$137,829,000
17

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
$130,022,863
18

Tony Romo

Quarterback
$127,422,458
19

Darrelle Revis

Cornerback
$124,211,129
20

Joe Thomas

Left Tackle
$122,850,000
21

Jay Cutler

Quarterback
$122,196,087
22

Cam Newton

Quarterback
$121,393,521
23

Mario Williams

Defensive End
$120,400,000
24

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$118,135,131
25

Michael Vick

Quarterback
$117,218,908
26

Calvin Johnson

Wide Receiver
$113,816,086
27

Jason Peters

Left Tackle
$111,721,983
28

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
$109,362,520
29

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
$109,107,998
30

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$108,475,534
31

Terrell Suggs

Outside Linebacker
$108,228,797
32

Joe Haden

Cornerback
$107,471,755
33

Andre Johnson

Wide Receiver
$106,022,999
34

Julio Jones

Wide Receiver
$103,126,564
35

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$103,068,828
36

Champ Bailey

Cornerback
$102,757,025
37

Adrian Peterson

Running Back
$101,753,319
38

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
$100,640,630
39

Donovan McNabb

Quarterback
$99,689,735
40

Dwight Freeney

Outside Linebacker
$98,394,175
41

Charles Woodson

Strong Safety
$97,899,369
42

Jared Allen

Defensive End
$97,862,763
43

Trent Williams

Left Tackle
$95,805,694
44

Ray Lewis

Linebacker
$95,725,000
45

Russell Okung

Left Tackle
$95,487,588
46

Eric Berry

Strong Safety
$93,800,300
47

Chris Long

Defensive End
$92,360,162
48

Matt Schaub

Quarterback
$92,351,582
49

DeMarcus Ware

Outside Linebacker
$89,993,750
50

A.J. Green

Wide Receiver
$89,864,098
51

Richard Seymour

Defensive Tackle
$89,505,000
52

Andrew Whitworth

Left Tackle
$88,865,000
53

Haloti Ngata

Defensive Tackle
$88,340,625
54

Matt Hasselbeck

Quarterback
$88,044,500
55

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$87,134,946
56

Justin Houston

Defensive End
$85,547,248
57

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$85,206,498
58

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$84,494,741
59

Joe Staley

Left Tackle
$84,407,638
60

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
$83,526,241
61

Johnathan Joseph

Cornerback
$82,781,250
62

Randy Moss

Wide Receiver
$82,488,499
63

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$82,153,903
64

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$81,505,252
65

Steve Smith

Wide Receiver
$81,040,745
66

Brandon Marshall

Wide Receiver
$80,555,471
67

Brian Urlacher

Linebacker
$80,174,999
68

Drew Bledsoe

Quarterback
$79,856,250
69

Terrell Owens

Wide Receiver
$79,628,334
70

Tamba Hali

Outside Linebacker
$78,711,030
71

Vernon Davis

Tight End
$78,681,846
72

Justin Smith

Defensive End
$78,244,000
73

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
$77,975,979
74

Earl Thomas

Free Safety
$77,936,548
75

DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver
$77,934,586
76

Ryan Kalil

Center
$77,647,500
77

Jason Witten

Tight End
$77,057,482
78

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$76,942,245
79

DeAngelo Hall

Cornerback
$76,481,624
80

Michael Strahan

Defensive End
$76,335,500
81

Steve McNair

Quarterback
$76,234,917
82

Khalil Mack

Outside Linebacker
$75,229,075
83

Charles Johnson

Defensive End
$74,771,674
84

Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver
$74,436,914
85

Mark Sanchez

Quarterback
$74,223,773
86

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$73,690,246
87

Olivier Vernon

Outside Linebacker
$73,374,032
88

Tony Gonzalez

Tight End
$72,677,935
89

D'Brickashaw Ferguson

Left Tackle
$72,619,221
90

Tyron Smith

Left Tackle
$72,550,235
91

Derek Carr

Quarterback
$72,010,601
92

Aqib Talib

Cornerback
$71,933,620
93

Troy Polamalu

Safety
$71,597,000
94

Brandon Carr

Cornerback
$71,211,053
95

Nnamdi Asomugha

Cornerback
$71,125,750
96

Jake Long

Left Tackle
$71,120,003
97

Vincent Jackson

Wide Receiver
$71,077,088
98

John Abraham

Outside Linebacker
$71,031,000
99

Nate Solder

Left Tackle
$70,995,004
100

Antonio Brown

Wide Receiver
$70,957,085
101

Antonio Gates

Tight End
$70,956,236
102

Eric Weddle

Free Safety
$70,929,565
103

Marshal Yanda

Guard
$70,241,120
104

Thomas Davis

Linebacker
$70,073,295
105

Orlando Pace

Tackle
$69,883,001
106

Richard Sherman

Cornerback
$69,747,615
107

Robert Quinn

Linebacker
$69,576,770
108

Alex Mack

Center
$69,422,748
109

Edgerrin James

Running Back
$68,909,750
110

Marvin Harrison

Wide Receiver
$68,870,000
111

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$68,569,329
112

Robert Mathis

Outside Linebacker
$68,170,867
113

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$67,982,467
114

Pierre Garcon

Wide Receiver
$67,572,809
115

Elvis Dumervil

Outside Linebacker
$67,509,000
116

Junior Seau

Linebacker
$67,322,500
117

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$67,209,939
118

Lawrence Timmons

Inside Linebacker
$67,032,714
119

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$66,987,454
120

Karlos Dansby

Inside Linebacker
$66,947,000
121

Maurkice Pouncey

Center
$66,895,727
122

Jimmy Graham

Tight End
$65,514,171
123

Anquan Boldin

Wide Receiver
$65,505,679
124

Matt Cassel

Quarterback
$65,494,057
125

Walter Jones

Tackle
$65,446,112
126

Reggie Wayne

Wide Receiver
$65,315,000
127

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$65,259,448
128

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$65,072,408
129

Roddy White

Wide Receiver
$65,037,529
130

Jerry Hughes

Defensive End
$64,716,013
131

Michael Crabtree

Wide Receiver
$64,638,581
132

Jimmy Garoppolo

Quarterback
$64,058,637
133

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$63,862,986
134

Kerry Collins

Quarterback
$63,748,000
135

Carlos Dunlap

Defensive End
$63,692,709
136

Ryan Fitzpatrick

Quarterback
$63,541,098
137

Jurrell Casey

Defensive Tackle
$63,538,461
138

Tramon Williams

Cornerback
$63,514,669
139

Jake Delhomme

Quarterback
$63,474,061
140

Greg Olsen

Tight End
$63,270,363
141

Reggie Bush

Running Back
$63,196,734
142

Kurt Warner

Quarterback
$62,773,000
143

Antrel Rolle

Strong Safety
$62,474,220
144

Nick Foles

Quarterback
$62,433,635
145

Frank Gore

Running Back
$62,246,439
146

LeSean McCoy

Running Back
$62,024,623
147

Ryan Kerrigan

Defensive End
$61,464,970
148

Eric Fisher

Left Tackle
$61,342,498
149

Emmitt Smith

Running Back
$61,275,000
150

Terence Newman

Cornerback
$61,178,828
151

Donald Penn

Right Tackle
$60,930,737
152

Brent Grimes

Cornerback
$60,688,958
153

Cameron Wake

Defensive End
$60,641,875
154

Devin McCourty

Free Safety
$60,606,162
155

Jeff Blake

Quarterback
$60,452,000
156

Brian Orakpo

Outside Linebacker
$60,450,275
157

Duane Brown

Left Tackle
$60,271,116
158

Aaron Donald

Defensive Tackle
$60,202,010
159

Michael Bennett

Defensive End
$59,731,554
160

Vince Wilfork

Defensive Tackle
$59,670,000
161

Malcolm Jenkins

Free Safety
$59,471,960
162

Anthony Castonzo

Left Tackle
$59,251,096
163

Lane Johnson

Right Tackle
$59,091,625
164

Warren Sapp

Defensive Tackle
$58,982,500
165

Jake Plummer

Quarterback
$58,777,775
166

Matt Kalil

Left Tackle
$58,716,598
167

Kareem Jackson

Strong Safety
$58,656,250
168

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$58,346,457
169

David Harris

Inside Linebacker
$58,212,608
170

Ryan Clady

Left Tackle
$57,570,500
171

Dez Bryant

Wide Receiver
$57,398,735
172

Antoine Winfield

Cornerback
$57,374,000
173

Albert Haynesworth

Defensive Tackle
$57,356,288
174

Kyle Williams

Defensive Tackle
$57,228,000
175

Brandon Graham

Defensive End
$57,183,925
176

Asante Samuel

Cornerback
$57,166,600
177

Julian Peterson

Linebacker
$57,121,500
178

Jordy Nelson

Wide Receiver
$56,942,313
179

LaDainian Tomlinson

Running Back
$56,875,500
180

Marshawn Lynch

Running Back
$56,769,878
181

DeAndre Hopkins

Wide Receiver
$56,699,009
182

Kawann Short

Defensive Tackle
$56,632,818
183

Ezekiel Ansah

Defensive End
$56,555,156
184

Cameron Heyward

Defensive Tackle
$56,482,735
185

Chris Samuels

Tackle
$56,400,000
186

Alan Faneca

Guard
$56,265,000
187

Leon Hall

Cornerback
$56,228,382
188

Reshad Jones

Strong Safety
$56,137,432
189

Mike Wallace

Wide Receiver
$56,027,550
190

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
$55,903,750
191

Antoine Bethea

Free Safety
$55,707,036
192

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
$55,591,362
193

Troy Aikman

Quarterback
$55,537,000
194

Marc Bulger

Quarterback
$55,391,000
195

Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive Tackle
$55,385,104
196

Jahri Evans

Guard
$55,358,235
197

Mike Pouncey

Center
$54,985,945
198

Jordan Gross

Left Tackle
$54,964,000
199

Cordy Glenn

Tackle
$54,945,975
200

Darnell Dockett

Defensive End
$54,540,000
201

Roy Williams

Wide Receiver
$54,534,599
202

Greg Jennings

Wide Receiver
$54,190,000
203

Dwayne Bowe

Wide Receiver
$54,175,294
204

T.Y. Hilton

Wide Receiver
$53,977,400
205

Sammy Watkins

Wide Receiver
$53,935,603
206

Kevin Williams

Defensive Tackle
$53,895,258
207

Emmanuel Sanders

Wide Receiver
$53,770,821
208

London Fletcher

Inside Linebacker
$53,691,000
209

Kevin Zeitler

Guard
$53,614,200
210

Will Smith

Outside Linebacker
$53,528,333
211

Steven Jackson

Running Back
$53,439,117
212

DeMarcus Lawrence

Defensive End
$53,413,028
213

Rob Gronkowski

Tight End
$53,379,507
214

Sebastian Janikowski

Kicker
$53,285,137
215

Chris Snee

Guard
$53,235,000
216

Brad Johnson

Quarterback
$53,120,500
217

Mike Evans

Wide Receiver
$52,924,588
218

Branden Albert

Left Tackle
$52,668,000
219

Jeremy Maclin

Wide Receiver
$52,548,000
220

Jimmy Smith

Cornerback
$52,518,621
221

Trent Cole

Outside Linebacker
$52,428,125
222

Bobby Wagner

Inside Linebacker
$52,358,441
223

Lance Briggs

Outside Linebacker
$52,287,683
224

Derrick Johnson

Inside Linebacker
$52,175,000
225

Riley Reiff

Left Tackle
$52,119,222
226

Josh Sitton

Guard
$52,088,037
227

Logan Mankins

Guard
$51,845,704
228

Chad Greenway

Outside Linebacker
$51,797,665
229

Josh McCown

Quarterback
$51,668,000
230

Andre Smith

Right Tackle
$51,563,896
231

Dan Marino

Quarterback
$51,510,000
232

Alshon Jeffery

Wide Receiver
$51,501,459
233

Matt Birk

Center
$51,498,037
234

Jake Matthews

Left Tackle
$51,454,874
235

Steve Hutchinson

Guard
$51,384,000
236

Vontae Davis

Cornerback
$51,370,330
237

Ed Reed

Safety
$51,347,058
238

Bryant McKinnie

Left Tackle
$51,331,682
239

Adam Vinatieri

Kicker
$51,131,999
240

Jonathan Stewart

Running Back
$51,125,506
241

Vinny Testaverde

Quarterback
$51,055,585
242

Charles Tillman

Cornerback
$50,967,000
243

Chad Pennington

Quarterback
$50,966,000
244

Tyson Jackson

Defensive End
$50,946,592
245

Rodger Saffold

Guard
$50,941,158
246

Jason McCourty

Cornerback
$50,861,885
247

Issac Bruce

Wide Receiver
$50,716,865
248

Michael Johnson

Defensive End
$50,626,020
249

Jadeveon Clowney

Defensive End
$50,583,998
250

Marcedes Lewis

Tight End
$50,480,000
251

Keith Brooking

Linebacker
$50,475,000
252

Chris Harris

Cornerback
$50,256,948
253

Donte Whitner

Strong Safety
$50,186,640
254

Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle
$49,953,000
255

Brandon Flowers

Cornerback
$49,940,068
256

Xavier Rhodes

Cornerback
$49,831,452
257

Desmond Trufant

Cornerback
$49,774,027
258

Jared Goff

Quarterback
$49,677,990
259

Paul Posluszny

Outside Linebacker
$49,658,000
260

Steve Young

Quarterback
$49,372,000
261

Darren McFadden

Running Back
$49,322,441
262

Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback
$49,301,548
263

Mark Barron

Inside Linebacker
$49,279,749
264

Dunta Robinson

Cornerback
$49,279,500
265

Michael Brockers

Defensive Tackle
$49,206,668
266

Marshall Faulk

Running Back
$48,935,000
267

Odell Beckham, Jr.

Wide Receiver
$48,881,807
268

Chad Johnson

Wide Receiver
$48,866,500
269

Chad Clifton

Tackle
$48,713,250
270

Dre Kirkpatrick

Cornerback
$48,702,381
271

Delanie Walker

Tight End
$48,690,653
272

Cliff Avril

Defensive End
$48,491,497
273

David DeCastro

Guard
$48,459,333
274

Rodney Hudson

Center
$48,414,448
275

Golden Tate

Wide Receiver
$48,337,672
276

Mike Iupati

Guard
$48,250,682
277

Nick Mangold

Center
$48,177,430
278

Eric Wood

Center
$48,160,000
279

Kam Chancellor

Strong Safety
$48,094,881
280

DeMeco Ryans

Inside Linebacker
$48,083,435
281

Randall Cobb

Wide Receiver
$48,006,054
282

Samari Rolle

Cornerback
$47,780,501
283

Brandon Mebane

Defensive Tackle
$47,711,996
284

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie

Cornerback
$47,698,218
285

Quentin Jammer

Safety
$47,612,500
286

Shaun Ellis

Defensive End
$47,275,000
287

Blake Bortles

Quarterback
$47,154,802
288

Calvin Pace

Outside Linebacker
$47,077,548
289

Antonio Cromartie

Cornerback
$47,002,926
290

Brandin Cooks

Wide Receiver
$46,959,234
291

Michael Roos

Left Tackle
$46,944,600
292

Bruce Smith

Defensive End
$46,933,299
293

Curtis Martin

Running Back
$46,880,633
294

Tyrann Mathieu

Free Safety
$46,861,740
295

Torry Holt

Wide Receiver
$46,838,000
296

Domata Peko

Defensive Tackle
$46,731,505
297

Jamal Lewis

Running Back
$46,716,750
298

Levi Brown

Left Tackle
$46,646,323
299

Sean Lee

Outside Linebacker
$46,619,196
300

Takeo Spikes

Linebacker
$46,614,375
301

Andre Carter

Defensive End
$46,445,342
302

Antonio Smith

Defensive End
$46,414,833
303

Cortland Finnegan

Cornerback
$46,351,757
304

Glenn Dorsey

Defensive End
$46,345,990
305

Robert Gallery

Tackle
$46,300,016
306

DeAngelo Williams

Running Back
$46,204,195
307

Jameis Winston

Quarterback
$46,180,894
308

Kelechi Osemele

Guard
$46,086,775
309

LaRon Landry

Safety
$45,908,000
310

Shaun Rogers

Defensive Tackle
$45,890,221
311

Dontari Poe

Defensive Tackle
$45,827,466
312

Prince Amukamara

Cornerback
$45,803,787
313

Keyshawn Johnson

Wide Receiver
$45,796,000
314

Chris Johnson

Running Back
$45,686,192
315

Ryan Pickett

Defensive Tackle
$45,625,147
316

Max Unger

Center
$45,580,224
317

Bart Scott

Linebacker
$45,511,500
318

Osi Umenyiora

Outside Linebacker
$45,510,110
319

John Elway

Quarterback
$45,445,000
320

Terron Armstead

Left Tackle
$45,396,026
321

LaMarr Woodley

Outside Linebacker
$45,391,956
322

Ike Taylor

Cornerback
$45,351,970
323

Joey Porter

Linebacker
$45,294,000
324

Marcus Mariota

Quarterback
$45,161,134
325

Jared Cook

Tight End
$45,084,235
326

Harrison Smith

Free Safety
$44,666,546
327

Darren Sproles

Running Back
$44,587,765
328

Mike Daniels

Defensive Tackle
$44,102,496
329

Paul Soliai

Defensive Tackle
$44,031,054
330

Dont'a Hightower

Inside Linebacker
$44,030,980
331

Heath Miller

Tight End
$44,027,256
332

Navorro Bowman

Inside Linebacker
$44,005,662
333

Matt Forte

Running Back
$44,003,802
334

Corey Webster

Cornerback
$44,000,000
335

Chris Gamble

Cornerback
$43,999,999
336

Bryan Bulaga

Right Tackle
$43,979,388
337

LaVar Arrington

Outside Linebacker
$43,961,750
338

Darius Slay

Cornerback
$43,939,394
339

Jon Beason

Inside Linebacker
$43,844,952
340

Casey Hampton

Defensive Tackle
$43,820,680
341

A.J. Bouye

Cornerback
$43,759,704
342

James Harrison

Outside Linebacker
$43,696,406
343

T.J. Lang

Guard
$43,569,058
344

Tommy Kelly

Defensive Tackle
$43,545,000
345

Kyle Rudolph

Tight End
$43,522,098
346

Colin Kaepernick

Quarterback
$43,479,216
347

Justin Tuck

Defensive End
$43,248,463
348

Brian Dawkins

Safety
$43,205,500
349

Brian Cushing

Inside Linebacker
$43,181,176
350

Corey Liuget

Defensive Tackle
$43,171,676
351

Lardarius Webb

Cornerback
$43,109,520
352

Clinton Portis

Running Back
$43,101,000
353

Ted Washington

Defensive Tackle
$43,072,000
354

Damon Harrison

Defensive Tackle
$43,070,742
355

Kellen Winslow

Tight End
$43,029,512
356

Lavonte David

Outside Linebacker
$42,997,757
357

Andy Levitre

Guard
$42,631,277
358

Dallas Clark

Tight End
$42,630,000
359

Eric Moulds

Wide Receiver
$42,579,258
360

Michael Griffin

Free Safety
$42,566,924
361

Patrick Willis

Inside Linebacker
$42,566,330
362

Jerod Mayo

Inside Linebacker
$42,387,500
363

Jerry Rice

Wide Receiver
$42,379,999
364

Star Lotulelei

Defensive Tackle
$42,373,313
365

Brian Robison

Defensive End
$42,371,589
366

Percy Harvin

Wide Receiver
$42,218,382
367

Keenan Allen

Wide Receiver
$42,214,590
368

D'Qwell Jackson

Inside Linebacker
$42,204,882
369

Derrick Morgan

Outside Linebacker
$42,147,095
370

Bruce Irvin

Defensive End
$41,982,085
371

Jamaal Charles

Running Back
$41,747,867
372

Derek Wolfe

Defensive End
$41,627,560
373

Taylor Lewan

Left Tackle
$41,608,813
374

Daryl Smith

Inside Linebacker
$41,597,000
375

Marques Colston

Wide Receiver
$41,570,058
376

Akiem Hicks

Defensive Tackle
$41,461,905
377

Derrick Mason

Wide Receiver
$41,461,000
378

Jared Veldheer

Right Tackle
$41,460,305
379

Brock Osweiler

Quarterback
$41,396,679
380

Adrian Wilson

Safety
$41,354,667
381

Jabaal Sheard

Defensive End
$41,261,389
382

Anthony Barr

Outside Linebacker
$41,109,303
383

Jermon Bushrod

Tackle
$40,989,058
384

Zack Martin

Guard
$40,988,756
385

Fred Taylor

Running Back
$40,963,748
386

Gosder Cherilus

Right Tackle
$40,924,185
387

David Bakhtiari

Left Tackle
$40,879,114
388

Wes Welker

Wide Receiver
$40,845,098
389

Whitney Mercilus

Outside Linebacker
$40,774,713
390

Rod Smith

Wide Receiver
$40,641,100
391

Kelvin Hayden

Cornerback
$40,475,000
392

Miles Austin

Wide Receiver
$40,416,873
393

Randy Starks

Defensive End
$40,194,750
394

Chris Canty

Defensive End
$40,118,000
395

Nick Perry

Outside Linebacker
$40,089,845
396

Doug Baldwin

Wide Receiver
$40,069,269
397

David Carr

Quarterback
$40,000,000
398

Ben Grubbs

Guard
$39,800,000
399

Tyrone Crawford

Defensive End
$39,742,631
400

Travis Frederick

Center
$39,718,268