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NFL Salary Rankings

NFL Salary Rankings NFL Salary Rankings

Listing the top salaries, cap hits, cash, earnings, contracts, and bonuses, for all active NFL players.

2021 Quarterback Rankings

Cap Hit

  1. $41,250,000
  2. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $40,912,500
  3. $37,572,000
  4. $32,000,000
  5. Kirk Cousins
    MIN, QB
    $31,000,000

Total Cash

  1. Jared Goff
    DET, QB
    $27,825,000
  2. Carson Wentz
    IND, QB
    $25,400,000
  3. Tom Brady
    TB, QB
    $25,000,000
  4. $25,000,000
  5. $24,500,000

Base Salary

  1. Jared Goff
    DET, QB
    $25,325,000
  2. $24,500,000
  3. $24,100,000
  4. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $23,000,000
  5. Kirk Cousins
    MIN, QB
    $21,000,000

Workout Bonus

  1. $600,000
  2. $500,000
  3. $500,000
  4. Alex Smith
    WAS, QB
    $250,000
  5. $250,000

Contract Length

  1. 10
  2. 5
  3. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    5
  4. Derek Carr
    LV, QB
    5
  5. 5

Contract Value

  1. $450,000,000
  2. $156,000,000
  3. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $150,000,000
  4. $140,000,000
  5. $137,500,000

Contract AAV

  1. $45,000,000
  2. $39,000,000
  3. $35,000,000
  4. $34,000,000
  5. Jared Goff
    DET, QB
    $33,500,000

AAV % of Cap

  1. 22.70%
  2. 19.68%
  3. 18.91%
  4. 18.60%
  5. 18.07%

2-Year Cash

  1. $88,000,000
  2. $82,220,000
  3. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $74,014,610
  4. $67,500,000
  5. $66,000,000

3-Year Cash

  1. $107,000,000
  2. $103,770,000
  3. $100,200,000
  4. Kirk Cousins
    MIN, QB
    $96,000,000
  5. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $94,514,610

Total Guarantees

  1. $141,481,905
  2. $110,717,123
  3. Jared Goff
    DET, QB
    $110,042,682
  4. Carson Wentz
    IND, QB
    $107,970,683
  5. $107,000,000

Guarantees at Signing

  1. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $94,500,000
  2. $79,200,000
  3. $73,717,123
  4. $70,000,000
  5. Carson Wentz
    IND, QB
    $66,470,683

Signing Bonus

  1. $65,000,000
  2. $57,500,000
  3. $50,000,000
  4. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $46,500,000
  5. $37,500,000

Career Earnings

  1. Tom Brady
    TB, QB
    $288,541,804
  2. $272,286,864
  3. Drew Brees
    NO, QB
    $270,785,422
  4. Matt Ryan
    ATL, QB
    $266,972,535
  5. $264,134,529