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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
20 $269,710,422
2

Tom Brady

Quarterback
2000: R6, #199
21 $260,166,804
3

Ben Roethlisberger

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

Matt Ryan

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

Philip Rivers

Quarterback
2004: R1, #4
17 $243,917,656
6

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
2005: R1, #24
16 $240,914,529
7

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
2009: R1, #1
12 $226,478,969
8

Alex Smith

Quarterback
2005: R1, #1
16 $189,725,000
9

Joe Flacco

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

Russell Wilson

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

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
2012: R4, #102
9 $140,640,630
12

Cam Newton

Quarterback
2011: R1, #1
10 $122,531,021
13

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
2012: R1, #8
10 $115,475,979
14

Matt Schaub

Quarterback
2004: R3, #90
17 $94,351,582
15

Derek Carr

Quarterback
2014: R2, #36
7 $91,010,601
16

Jimmy Garoppolo

Quarterback
2014: R2, #62
8 $89,258,637
17

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
2011: R2, #35
10 $86,526,241
18

Jared Goff

Quarterback
2016: R1, #1
5 $80,720,672
19

Carson Wentz

Quarterback
2016: R1, #2
5 $79,059,339
20

Nick Foles

Quarterback
2012: R3, #88
10 $74,433,635
21

Ryan Fitzpatrick

Quarterback
2005: R7, #250
16 $71,541,098
22

Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback
2011: R6, #180
10 $54,301,548
23

Marcus Mariota

Quarterback
2015: R1, #2
6 $54,286,134
24

Jameis Winston

Quarterback
2015: R1, #1
6 $49,040,894
25

Blake Bortles

Quarterback
2014: R1, #3
7 $47,154,802
26

Teddy Bridgewater

Quarterback
2014: R1, #32
8 $44,100,283
27

Deshaun Watson

Quarterback
2017: R1, #12
4 $40,792,361
28

Case Keenum

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
12 $38,181,151
29

Chase Daniel

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
14 $37,809,164
30

Dak Prescott

Quarterback
2016: R4, #135
5 $36,312,172
31

Chad Henne

Quarterback
2008: R2, #57
13 $35,330,135
32

Jacoby Brissett

Quarterback
2016: R3, #91
6 $33,230,075
33

Robert Griffin III

Quarterback
2012: R1, #2
8 $33,222,399
34

Mike Glennon

Quarterback
2013: R3, #73
9 $30,474,125
35

Brian Hoyer

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
15 $29,881,470
36

Mitchell Trubisky

Quarterback
2017: R1, #2
4 $29,149,677
37

Baker Mayfield

Quarterback
2018: R1, #1
3 $27,867,591
38

Kyler Murray

Quarterback
2019: R1, #1
2 $26,302,414
39

Sam Darnold

Quarterback
2018: R1, #3
3 $25,733,023
40

Patrick Mahomes

Quarterback
2017: R1, #10
4 $24,545,931
41

Joe Burrow

Quarterback
2020: R1, #1
1 $24,490,100
42

Blaine Gabbert

Quarterback
2011: R1, #10
10 $21,714,351
43

Tua Tagovailoa

Quarterback
2020: R1, #5
1 $20,188,500
44

Colt McCoy

Quarterback
2010: R3, #85
11 $19,235,480
45

Daniel Jones

Quarterback
2019: R1, #6
2 $18,931,316
46

Josh Allen

Quarterback
2018: R1, #7
3 $17,956,291
47

Justin Herbert

Quarterback
2020: R1, #6
1 $17,500,004
48

A.J. McCarron

Quarterback
2014: R5, #164
8 $14,401,652
49

Taysom Hill

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
5 $10,511,000
50

Dwayne Haskins

Quarterback
2019: R1, #15
2 $10,150,109
51

Geno Smith

Quarterback
2013: R2, #39
9 $9,233,578
52

Matt Barkley

Quarterback
2013: R4, #98
13 $8,831,211
53

Lamar Jackson

Quarterback
2018: R1, #32
3 $7,792,040
54

Jordan Love

Quarterback
2020: R1, #26
1 $7,176,148
55

Ryan Griffin

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
10 $6,956,085
56

Nate Sudfeld

Quarterback
2016: R6, #187
6 $6,542,334
57

Brett Hundley

Quarterback
2015: R5, #147
6 $5,430,759
58

Sean Mannion

Quarterback
2015: R3, #89
6 $5,195,461
59

Jeff Driskel

Quarterback
2016: R6, #207
7 $4,611,245
60

Drew Lock

Quarterback
2019: R2, #42
2 $4,427,450
61

C.J. Beathard

Quarterback
2017: R3, #104
4 $3,528,646
62

Joshua Dobbs

Quarterback
2017: R4, #135
5 $3,089,123
63

Mason Rudolph

Quarterback
2018: R3, #76
3 $2,907,085
64

Jalen Hurts

Quarterback
2020: R2, #53
1 $2,551,944
65

Nathan Peterman

Quarterback
2017: R5, #171
5 $2,454,169
66

Davis Webb

Quarterback
2017: R3, #87
7 $2,153,690
67

Will Grier

Quarterback
2019: R3, #100
2 $2,019,919
68

Ryan Finley

Quarterback
2019: R4, #104
2 $2,018,615
69

Nick Mullens

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
5 $1,860,490
70

Tim Boyle

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
3 $1,806,000
71

Jarrett Stidham

Quarterback
2019: R4, #133
2 $1,803,692
72

Kyle Allen

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
5 $1,680,648
73

Gardner Minshew

Quarterback
2019: R6, #178
2 $1,535,884
74

Mike White

Quarterback
2018: R5, #171
4 $1,492,953
75

Easton Stick

Quarterback
2019: R5, #166
2 $1,447,564
76

Jacob Eason

Quarterback
2020: R4, #122
1 $1,342,264
77

Trace McSorley

Quarterback
2019: R6, #197
2 $1,331,071
78

James Morgan

Quarterback
2020: R4, #125
1 $1,325,264
79

Phillip Walker

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
10 $1,006,400
80

Jake Fromm

Quarterback
2020: R5, #167
1 $912,960
81

John Wolford

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
2 $896,000
82

Logan Woodside

Quarterback
2018: R7, #249
4 $838,797
83

Jake Luton

Quarterback
2020: R6, #189
1 $791,748
84

Ben DiNucci

Quarterback
2020: R7, #231
1 $705,148
85

Chris Streveler

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
1 $610,000