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
$332,962,392 23 $332,962,392
2

Aaron Rodgers

Quarterback
2005: R1, #24
$305,608,010 18 $305,608,010
3

Matthew Stafford

Quarterback
2009: R1, #1
$300,806,037 14 $300,806,037
4

Matt Ryan

Quarterback
2008: R1, #3
$291,713,631 15 $291,713,631
5

Drew Brees

Quarterback
2001: R2, #32
$269,710,422 20 $269,710,422
6

Ben Roethlisberger

Quarterback
2004: R1, #11
$267,286,864 18 $267,286,864
7

Eli Manning

Quarterback
2004: R1, #1
$252,280,004 16 $252,280,004
8

Peyton Manning

Quarterback
1998: R1, #1
$248,732,000 18 $248,732,000
9

Philip Rivers

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

Russell Wilson

Quarterback
2012: R3, #75
$238,362,520 11 $238,362,520
11

Kirk Cousins

Quarterback
2012: R4, #102
$201,669,486 11 $201,669,486
12

Alex Smith

Quarterback
2005: R1, #1
$189,725,000 16 $189,725,000
13

Joe Flacco

Quarterback
2008: R1, #18
$174,574,999 15 $174,574,999
14

Carson Palmer

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

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback
2012: R1, #8
$168,975,979 11 $168,975,979
16

Brett Favre

Quarterback
1991: R2, #33
$137,829,000 20 $137,829,000
17

Derek Carr

Quarterback
2014: R2, #36
$135,666,395 9 $135,666,395
18

Jared Goff

Quarterback
2016: R1, #1
$135,041,068 7 $135,041,068
19

Cam Newton

Quarterback
2011: R1, #1
$133,545,071 11 $133,545,071
20

Dak Prescott

Quarterback
2016: R4, #135
$131,317,825 7 $131,317,825
21

Sam Bradford

Quarterback
2010: R1, #1
$130,022,863 9 $130,022,863
22

Carson Wentz

Quarterback
2016: R1, #2
$128,659,340 7 $128,659,340
23

Tony Romo

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$127,422,458 14 $127,422,458
24

Jimmy Garoppolo

Quarterback
2014: R2, #62
$122,714,507 9 $122,714,507
25

Jay Cutler

Quarterback
2006: R1, #11
$122,196,087 12 $122,196,087
26

Michael Vick

Quarterback
2001: R1, #1
$115,952,908 13 $115,952,908
27

Andrew Luck

Quarterback
2012: R1, #1
$109,107,998 8 $109,107,998
28

Donovan McNabb

Quarterback
1999: R1, #2
$99,689,735 13 $99,689,735
29

Andy Dalton

Quarterback
2011: R2, #35
$99,627,794 12 $99,627,794
30

Deshaun Watson

Quarterback
2017: R1, #12
$96,762,978 6 $96,762,978
31

Matt Schaub

Quarterback
2004: R3, #90
$94,353,850 17 $94,353,850
32

Matt Hasselbeck

Quarterback
1998: R6, #184
$88,044,500 18 $88,044,500
33

Nick Foles

Quarterback
2012: R3, #88
$86,045,346 11 $86,045,346
34

Josh Allen

Quarterback
2018: R1, #7
$85,076,199 5 $85,076,199
35

Ryan Fitzpatrick

Quarterback
2005: R7, #250
$82,118,420 17 $82,118,420
36

Drew Bledsoe

Quarterback
1993: R1, #1
$80,056,250 14 $80,056,250
37

Patrick Mahomes

Quarterback
2017: R1, #10
$76,904,472 6 $76,904,472
38

Steve McNair

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$76,234,917 13 $76,234,917
39

Mark Sanchez

Quarterback
2009: R1, #5
$74,223,773 10 $74,223,773
40

Jameis Winston

Quarterback
2015: R1, #1
$67,980,894 8 $67,980,894
41

Matt Cassel

Quarterback
2005: R7, #230
$65,494,057 14 $65,494,057
42

Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback
2011: R6, #180
$65,130,703 12 $65,130,703
43

Marcus Mariota

Quarterback
2015: R1, #2
$64,541,683 8 $64,541,683
44

Kerry Collins

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$63,748,000 17 $63,748,000
45

Jake Delhomme

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$63,474,061 14 $63,474,061
46

Kurt Warner

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$62,773,000 12 $62,773,000
47

Teddy Bridgewater

Quarterback
2014: R1, #32
$62,059,985 9 $62,059,985
48

Kyler Murray

Quarterback
2019: R1, #1
$60,246,386 4 $60,246,386
49

Jake Plummer

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$58,777,775 11 $58,777,775
50

Troy Aikman

Quarterback
1989: R1, #1
$55,537,000 12 $55,537,000
51

Marc Bulger

Quarterback
2000: R6, #168
$55,391,000 10 $55,391,000
52

Brad Johnson

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$53,120,500 17 $53,120,500
53

Josh McCown

Quarterback
2002: R3, #81
$52,302,471 18 $52,302,471
54

Dan Marino

Quarterback
1983: R1, #27
$51,510,000 17 $51,510,000
55

Vinny Testaverde

Quarterback
1987: R1, #1
$51,055,585 21 $51,055,585
56

Chad Pennington

Quarterback
2000: R1, #18
$50,966,000 10 $50,966,000
57

Steve Young

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$49,372,000 15 $49,372,000
58

Sam Darnold

Quarterback
2018: R1, #3
$49,365,708 5 $49,365,708
59

Case Keenum

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$48,684,877 11 $48,684,877
60

Baker Mayfield

Quarterback
2018: R1, #1
$48,406,675 5 $48,406,675
61

Blake Bortles

Quarterback
2014: R1, #3
$47,658,598 8 $47,658,598
62

John Elway

Quarterback
1983: R1, #1
$45,445,000 16 $45,445,000
63

Colin Kaepernick

Quarterback
2011: R2, #36
$43,479,216 6 $43,479,216
64

Jacoby Brissett

Quarterback
2016: R3, #91
$42,881,475 7 $42,881,475
65

Chase Daniel

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$41,828,471 14 $41,828,471
66

Brock Osweiler

Quarterback
2012: R2, #57
$41,396,679 7 $41,396,679
67

David Carr

Quarterback
2002: R1, #1
$40,000,000 12 $40,000,000
68

JaMarcus Russell

Quarterback
2007: R1, #1
$39,365,000 4 $39,365,000
69

Chad Henne

Quarterback
2008: R2, #57
$38,605,500 15 $38,605,500
70

Mitchell Trubisky

Quarterback
2017: R1, #2
$37,971,690 6 $37,971,690
71

Warren Moon

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$37,143,000 17 $37,143,000
72

Jeff Garcia

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$36,637,500 10 $36,637,500
73

Rich Gannon

Quarterback
1987: R4, #98
$36,463,000 17 $36,463,000
74

Vince Young

Quarterback
2006: R1, #3
$35,390,000 7 $35,390,000
75

Daunte Culpepper

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$34,990,000 11 $34,990,000
76

Jeff George

Quarterback
1990: R1, #1
$34,180,764 14 $34,180,764
77

Derek Anderson

Quarterback
2005: R6, #213
$33,374,303 15 $33,374,303
78

Robert Griffin III

Quarterback
2012: R1, #2
$33,235,752 8 $33,235,752
79

Chris Chandler

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$33,060,000 11 $33,060,000
80

Brian Hoyer

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$32,971,545 14 $32,971,545
81

Lamar Jackson

Quarterback
2018: R1, #32
$32,774,549 5 $32,774,549
82

Jon Kitna

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$32,755,600 16 $32,755,600
83

Mike Glennon

Quarterback
2013: R3, #73
$31,967,539 9 $31,967,539
84

Drew Stanton

Quarterback
2007: R2, #43
$31,951,719 14 $31,951,719
85

Joey Harrington

Quarterback
2002: R1, #3
$31,195,000 8 $31,195,000
86

Joe Burrow

Quarterback
2020: R1, #1
$30,627,385 3 $30,627,385
87

Neil O'Donnell

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$30,540,000 14 $30,540,000
88

Randall Cunningham

Quarterback
1985: R2, #37
$30,380,000 16 $30,380,000
89

Kyle Orton

Quarterback
2005: R4, #106
$30,109,000 10 $30,109,000
90

Kevin Kolb

Quarterback
2007: R2, #36
$29,003,708 7 $29,003,708
91

Jim Kelly

Quarterback
1983: R1, #14
$28,715,000 11 $28,715,000
92

David Garrard

Quarterback
2002: R4, #108
$28,684,000 11 $28,684,000
93

Josh Freeman

Quarterback
2009: R1, #17
$28,328,824 7 $28,328,824
94

Kordell Stewart

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$28,105,000 11 $28,105,000
95

Matt Moore

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$27,519,500 13 $27,519,500
96

Byron Leftwich

Quarterback
2003: R1, #7
$27,212,000 10 $27,212,000
97

Trevor Lawrence

Quarterback
2021: R1, #1
$27,111,331 2 $27,111,331
98

Trent Dilfer

Quarterback
1994: R1, #6
$27,050,000 14 $27,050,000
99

Steve Beuerlein

Quarterback
1987: R4, #110
$22,238,265 17 $22,238,265
100

Dave Brown

Quarterback
0: Undrafted
$15,050,000 10 $15,050,000