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NFL Career Earnings

NFL Player Earnings NFL Player Earnings

Listing the top earnings for all active NFL players.

Player Seasons Earnings
Total
1

Drew Brees

Quarterback
2001: R2, #32
19 $244,710,422
2

Tom Brady

Quarterback
2000: R6, #199
20 $235,166,804
3

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
2004: R1, #11
16 $227,286,864
4

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
2008: R1, #3
12 $223,472,535
5

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
2005: R1, #24
15 $219,364,529
6

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
2004: R1, #4
16 $218,917,656
7

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
2009: R1, #1
11 $210,978,969
8

Alex Smith

Quarterback
2005: R1, #1
15 $173,725,000
9

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
2008: R1, #18
12 $166,300,000
10

Cam Newton

Quarterback
2011: R1, #1
9 $121,393,521
11

Matt Schaub

Quarterback
2004: R3, #90
16 $92,351,582
12

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
2011: R2, #35
9 $83,526,241
13

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
2012: R1, #8
9 $77,975,979
14

Derek Carr

Quarterback
2014: R2, #36
6 $72,010,601
15

Ryan Fitzpatrick

Quarterback
2005: R7, #250
15 $63,541,098
16

Nick Foles

Quarterback
2012: R3, #88
9 $62,433,635
17

Jared Goff

Quarterback
2016: R1, #1
4 $49,677,990
18

Jameis Winston

Quarterback
2015: R1, #1
5 $46,180,894
19

Marcus Mariota

Quarterback
2015: R1, #2
5 $45,161,134
20

Carson Wentz

Quarterback
2016: R1, #2
4 $39,676,339
21

Chase Daniel

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
13 $34,309,164
22

Chad Henne

Quarterback
2008: R2, #57
12 $33,330,135
23

Robert Griffin III

Quarterback
2012: R1, #2
7 $31,222,399
24

Brian Hoyer

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
13 $27,881,470
25

Matt Moore

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
13 $26,128,000
26

Mitchell Trubisky

Quarterback
2017: R1, #2
3 $24,635,710
27

Baker Mayfield

Quarterback
2018: R1, #1
2 $24,326,411
28

Kyler Murray

Quarterback
2019: R1, #1
1 $24,119,294
29

Sam Darnold

Quarterback
2018: R1, #3
2 $22,413,233
30

Blaine Gabbert

Quarterback
2011: R1, #10
9 $20,526,851
31

Teddy Bridgewater

Quarterback
2014: R1, #32
7 $20,100,283
32

Jacoby Brissett

Quarterback
2016: R3, #91
5 $17,355,075
33

Daniel Jones

Quarterback
2019: R1, #6
1 $17,179,768
34

Colt McCoy

Quarterback
2010: R3, #85
10 $16,985,480
35

Josh Allen

Quarterback
2018: R1, #7
2 $15,460,561
36

Patrick Mahomes

Quarterback
2017: R1, #10
3 $13,720,931
37

Josh Rosen

Quarterback
2018: R1, #10
2 $12,638,266
38

Deshaun Watson

Quarterback
2017: R1, #12
3 $11,438,115
39

A.J. McCarron

Quarterback
2014: R5, #164
7 $10,401,652
40

Dwayne Haskins

Quarterback
2019: R1, #15
1 $8,999,808
41

Paxton Lynch

Quarterback
2016: R1, #26
5 $8,813,368
42

Geno Smith

Quarterback
2013: R2, #39
8 $8,046,078
43

Lamar Jackson

Quarterback
2018: R1, #32
2 $6,450,981
44

Dak Prescott

Quarterback
2016: R4, #135
4 $4,903,172
45

Nate Sudfeld

Quarterback
2016: R6, #187
5 $4,852,334
46

Brett Hundley

Quarterback
2015: R5, #147
5 $4,383,259
47

Sean Mannion

Quarterback
2015: R3, #89
5 $4,147,961
48

Drew Lock

Quarterback
2019: R2, #42
1 $3,613,776
49

Alex Tanney

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
14 $3,568,422
50

David Fales

Quarterback
2014: R6, #183
15 $3,374,383
51

C.J. Beathard

Quarterback
2017: R3, #104
3 $2,582,467
52

Joshua Dobbs

Quarterback
2017: R4, #135
4 $2,264,123
53

Jeff Driskel

Quarterback
2016: R6, #207
6 $2,111,245
54

Mason Rudolph

Quarterback
2018: R3, #76
2 $2,070,531
55

Brandon Allen

Quarterback
2016: R6, #201
5 $2,069,330
56

Davis Webb

Quarterback
2017: R3, #87
5 $1,999,890
57

Taysom Hill

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
4 $1,670,000

Cooper Rush

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
3 $1,670,000
59

Kyle Lauletta

Quarterback
2018: R4, #108
2 $1,527,698
60

Nathan Peterman

Quarterback
2017: R5, #171
4 $1,454,169
61

Will Grier

Quarterback
2019: R3, #100
1 $1,344,919
62

Ryan Finley

Quarterback
2019: R4, #104
1 $1,343,615
63

Garrett Gilbert

Quarterback
2014: R6, #214
9 $1,334,792
64

Alex McGough

Quarterback
2018: R7, #220
6 $1,215,576
65

Jarrett Stidham

Quarterback
2019: R4, #133
1 $1,128,692
66

Nick Mullens

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
4 $1,110,490
67

Chad Kelly

Quarterback
2017: R7, #253
4 $1,107,919
68

Tim Boyle

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
2 $1,056,000
69

Kyle Allen

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
4 $1,005,648
70

Mike White

Quarterback
2018: R5, #171
2 $809,553
71

Easton Stick

Quarterback
2019: R5, #166
1 $772,564
72

Gardner Minshew

Quarterback
2019: R6, #178
1 $685,884
73

Trace McSorley

Quarterback
2019: R6, #197
1 $656,071
74

Kurt Benkert

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
3 $567,200
75

Brett Rypien

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
4 $548,938
76

Jacob Dolegala

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
1 $500,000
77

David Blough

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
1 $495,000
78

Devlin Hodges

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
3 $453,764
79

Danny Etling

Quarterback
2018: R7, #219
5 $448,579
80

Clayton Thorson

Quarterback
2019: R5, #167
2 $409,320
81

Jake Browning

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
2 $310,000
82

Phillip Walker

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
9 $246,400
83

Logan Woodside

Quarterback
2018: R7, #249
3 $228,797
84

John Wolford

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
1 $136,000