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San Francisco 49ers

San Francisco 49ers 2021 Salary Cap

49ers 2021 Salary Cap

An updated look at the San Francisco 49ers 2021 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

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Active Players (91) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Garoppolo Jimmy Garoppolo QB $26,382,352 $24,100,000 $1,400,000 $282,353 0- $600,000 0- 0- ($2,800,000) $26,382,352 13.48
Armstead Arik Armstead DE $12,500,000 $6,650,000 $3,500,000 $750,000 $1,500,000 $100,000 0- 0- ($28,150,000) $12,500,000 6.39
Ward Jimmie Ward FS $10,911,754 $8,400,000 $2,000,000 $411,754 0- $100,000 0- 0- ($13,000,000) $10,911,754 5.57
Bosa Nick Bosa DE $9,325,509 $850,000 $5,605,339 $2,870,170 0- 0- 0- 0- ($19,826,102) $9,325,509 4.76
Ford Dee Ford DE $8,909,997 $4,000,000 $2,600,000 0- 0- 0- $2,309,997 0- ($18,729,991) $8,909,997 4.55
Williams Trent Williams LT $8,187,647 $1,550,000 $6,020,000 $617,647 0- 0- 0- 0- ($40,100,000) $8,187,647 4.18
Tomlinson Laken Tomlinson G $6,585,000 $4,500,000 $1,250,000 $400,000 0- $100,000 $335,000 0- ($2,590,000) $6,585,000 3.36
McGlinchey Mike McGlinchey RT $6,006,026 $920,000 $2,854,860 $2,231,166 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,836,004) $6,006,026 3.07
Kittle George Kittle TE $5,447,058 $1,250,000 $3,600,000 $47,059 $450,000 $100,000 0- 0- ($29,350,000) $5,447,058 2.78
Verrett Jason Verrett CB $5,264,699 $2,500,000 $2,000,000 $764,699 0- 0- 0- 0- ($4,500,000) $5,264,699 2.69
Richburg Weston Richburg C $4,587,791 $1,075,000 $1,860,000 0- $73,927 0- $1,578,864 0- ($8,441,426) $4,587,791 2.34
Ebukam Samson Ebukam OLB $3,750,000 $1,500,000 $1,750,000 $500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,000,000) $3,750,000 1.92
Warner Fred Warner ILB $3,636,547 $3,384,000 $252,547 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($252,547) $3,636,547 1.86
Mostert Raheem Mostert RB $3,600,974 $2,975,000 $458,334 $117,640 0- $50,000 0- 0- ($458,334) $3,600,974 1.84
Kinlaw Javon Kinlaw DT $3,520,157 $1,314,031 $2,206,126 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($12,672,566) $3,520,157 1.80
Jones D.J. Jones DT $3,455,870 $1,000,000 $2,250,000 $205,870 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,250,000) $3,455,870 1.77
Mack Alex Mack C $2,979,411 $1,425,000 $1,225,000 $329,412 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,100,000) $2,979,411 1.52
Aiyuk Brandon Aiyuk WR $2,848,032 $1,179,606 $1,668,426 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,252,916) $2,848,032 1.45
Moseley Emmanuel Moseley CB $2,652,000 $920,000 $1,732,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($6,442,000) $2,652,000 1.35
Gould Robbie Gould K $2,609,313 $1,100,000 $1,509,313 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($8,118,626) $2,609,313 1.33
Juszczyk Kyle Juszczyk FB $2,275,000 $1,075,000 $800,000 $400,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($7,445,000) $2,275,000 1.16
Samuel Deebo Samuel WR $2,099,279 $1,144,760 $904,519 0- 0- $50,000 0- 0- ($2,077,873) $2,099,279 1.07
Wilson Jeff Wilson RB $2,050,000 $2,050,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,050,000) $2,050,000 1.05
Dwelley Ross Dwelley TE $1,600,000 $920,000 $480,000 $200,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($480,000) $1,600,000 0.82
Harris Marcell Harris S $1,250,000 $850,000 $350,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $50,000 ($350,000) $1,250,000 0.64
Key Arden Key DE $1,245,000 $920,000 $25,000 0- 0- $100,000 0- $200,000 ($125,000) $1,245,000 0.64
Kerr Zach Kerr DE $1,191,911 $1,075,000 $50,000 $66,912 0- 0- 0- 0- ($250,000) $1,191,911 0.61
Hurd Jalen Hurd WR $1,167,185 $884,062 $283,123 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($566,246) $1,167,185 0.60
Williams K'Waun Williams CB $1,127,500 $2,240,000 $137,500 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,257,500) $1,127,500 0.58
Coleman Shon Coleman T $1,127,500 $990,000 $137,500 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($137,500) $1,127,500 0.58
Moore Tarvarius Moore FS $1,116,093 $920,000 $196,093 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($196,093) $1,116,093 0.57
Benjamin Travis Benjamin WR $1,075,000 $1,075,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $1,075,000 0.55
Hurst Maurice Hurst DT $1,045,000 $920,000 $125,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($125,000) $1,045,000 0.53
Wishnowsky Mitch Wishnowsky P $1,041,018 $850,000 $191,018 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($382,036) $1,041,018 0.53
Street Kentavius Street DE $1,002,552 $850,000 $152,552 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($152,552) $1,002,552 0.51
Brendel Jake Brendel C $990,000 $990,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $990,000 0.51
Tartt Jaquiski Tartt FS $987,500 $990,000 $137,500 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($987,500) $987,500 0.50
Pepper Taybor Pepper LS $960,000 $920,000 $40,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($260,000) $960,000 0.49
James Richie James WR $939,145 $920,000 $19,145 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($19,145) $939,145 0.48
Greenlaw Dre Greenlaw OLB $930,429 $850,000 $80,429 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($160,858) $930,429 0.48
Sherfield Trent Sherfield WR $920,000 $920,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($200,000) $920,000 0.47
Wilson Tavon Wilson SS $900,000 $1,075,000 0- $50,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $900,000 0.46
Skule Justin Skule LT $894,714 $850,000 $44,714 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($89,429) $894,714 0.46
Sanu Mohamed Sanu WR $875,000 $1,075,000 $25,000 $40,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($25,000) $875,000 0.45
McKivitz Colton McKivitz LT $861,829 $780,000 $81,829 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($245,487) $861,829 0.44
Al-Shaair Azeez Al-Shaair ILB $855,000 $850,000 $5,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,000) $855,000 0.44
Johnson Josh Johnson QB $850,000 $1,075,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.43
Johnson Dontae Johnson CB $850,000 $1,075,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.43
Boddy-Calhoun Briean Boddy-Calhoun S $850,000 $990,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.43
Gallman Wayne Gallman RB $850,000 $990,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.43
Gerry Nate Gerry OLB $850,000 $990,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.43
Hall Daeshon Hall DE $850,000 $990,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.43
Sudfeld Nate Sudfeld QB $850,000 $990,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($252,000) $850,000 0.43
White Kevin White WR $850,000 $990,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.43
Willis Jordan Willis DE $850,000 $990,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.43
Brunskill Daniel Brunskill T $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.43
Cracraft River Cracraft WR $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.43
Helm Daniel Helm TE $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.43
Nacua Kai Nacua S $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.43
Rosen Josh Rosen QB $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.43
Webster Ken Webster CB $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.43
Woerner Charlie Woerner TE $825,257 $45,257 $780,000 $45,257 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($135,771) $825,257 $45,257 0.42
Barrett Alex Barrett DE $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.40
Daniels Darrion Daniels DT $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.40
Fields Mark Fields CB $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.40
Flannigan-Fowles Demetrius Flannigan-Fowles SS $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.40
Givens Kevin Givens DT $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.40
Hasty JaMycal Hasty RB $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.40
Walter Austin Walter RB $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.40
Williams Isaiah Williams G $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.40
Hilliard Justin Hilliard LB $670,000 $10,000 $660,000 $10,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($125,000) $670,000 $10,000 0.34
Sullivan Elijah Sullivan LT $670,000 $10,000 $660,000 $10,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($125,000) $670,000 $10,000 0.34
Griffith Jonas Griffith LB $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.34
Harris Tim Harris CB $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.34
Hokit Josh Hokit FB $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.34
Jennings Jauan Jennings WR $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.34
Kaufusi Corbin Kaufusi T $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.34
Mayden Jared Mayden S $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.34
Pederson Josh Pederson TE $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.34
Proehl Austin Proehl WR $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.34
Shepley Dakoda Shepley G $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.34
Banks Aaron Banks G 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0.00
Blair Ronald Blair DE 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0.00
Compton Tom Compton G 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0.00
Hufanga Talanoa Hufanga S 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0.00
Lance Trey Lance QB 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0.00
Lenoir Deommodore Lenoir CB 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0.00
Mitchell Elijah Mitchell RB 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0.00
Moore Jaylon Moore T 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0.00
Sermon Trey Sermon RB 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0.00
Thomas Ambry Thomas CB 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0.00
Active Roster: $190,782,049 $126,036,459 $50,073,124 $10,284,682 $2,023,927 $1,200,000 $4,223,861 $250,000 - $190,782,049 97.46

 

2021 Projected Draft Pool Cap

Estimated cap dollars necessary to sign upcoming draft picks (not included in the cap figure yet)

Player (8) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit (Total) Cap Hit (Top 51)
Round 1, Pick #3Trey Lance Round 1, Pick #3 QB $6,200,959 $660,000 $5,540,959 - - - - - - $6,200,959 $6,200,959
Round 2, Pick #48Aaron Banks Round 2, Pick #48 G $1,286,109 $660,000 $626,109 - - - - - - $1,286,109 $1,286,109
Round 3, Pick #88Trey Sermon Round 3, Pick #88 RB $885,988 $660,000 $225,988 - - - - - - $885,988 $885,988
Round 3, Pick #102Ambry Thomas Round 3, Pick #102 CB $870,154 $660,000 $210,154 - - - - - - $870,154 $870,154
Round 5, Pick #155Jaylon Moore Round 5, Pick #155 T $740,758 $660,000 $80,758 - - - - - - $740,758 $80,758
Round 5, Pick #172Deommodore Lenoir Round 5, Pick #172 CB $731,218 $660,000 $71,218 - - - - - - $731,218 $71,218
Round 5, Pick #180Talanoa Hufanga Round 5, Pick #180 S $720,037 $660,000 $60,037 - - - - - - $720,037 $60,037
Round 6, Pick #194Elijah Mitchell Round 6, Pick #194 RB $705,892 $660,000 $45,892 - - - - - - $705,892 $45,892
Projected Draft Pool: $12,141,115 $12,141,115 $9,501,115


2021 Dead Cap

These cap figures derive from the trade or release of players from the active roster or practice squad. All count toward the team total.

Player (18) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
AlexanderKwon Alexander ILB $6,908,935 - $2,000,000 - $200,115 - $4,708,820 - - $6,908,935 3.53
McKinnonJerick McKinnon RB $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 - - - - - - $2,000,000 1.02
PettisDante Pettis WR $683,740 - $683,740 - - - - - - $683,740 0.35
JenningsJauan Jennings WR $83,268 - $83,268 - - - - - - $83,268 0.04
HarrisTim Harris CB $79,154 - $79,154 - - - - - - $79,154 0.04
ReedD.J. Reed S $77,844 - $77,844 - - - - - - $77,844 0.04
TaylorJullian Taylor DT $24,510 - $24,510 - - - - - - $24,510 0.01
DanielsDarrion Daniels DT $16,667 - $16,667 - - - - - - $16,667 0.01
AcyDeMarkus Acy CB $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.01
FinkeChris Finke WR $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.01
HastyJaMycal Hasty RB $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.01
AhmedSalvon Ahmed RB $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
MaydenJared Mayden S $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
GriffithJonas Griffith LB $5,334 - $5,334 - - - - - - $5,334 0.00
HarrellChase Harrell TE $5,334 - $5,334 - - - - - - $5,334 0.00
HokitJosh Hokit FB $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
PoindexterShawn Poindexter WR $1,667 - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
RutterBroc Rutter QB $186 - $186 - - - - - - $186 0.00
Dead Money: $9,933,307 - $5,024,372 - $200,115 - $4,708,820 - - $9,933,307 5.07

2021 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2021 NFL Salary Cap $182,500,000
2020 Rollover Cap $1,922,299
Adjustment $11,340,723
Adjusted Salary Cap $195,763,022
All Contracts $126,036,459 $50,073,124 $10,284,682 $2,023,927 $1,200,000 $4,223,861 $250,000 $190,782,049
Top 51 Contracts $102,696,459 $50,007,867 $10,284,682 $2,023,927 $1,200,000 $4,223,861 $250,000 $168,002,049
Dead Money - $5,024,372 - $200,115 - $4,708,820 - $9,933,307
Total (All) $126,036,459 $55,097,496 $10,284,682 $2,224,042 $1,200,000 $8,932,681 $250,000 $200,715,356
Total (w/Top 51) $102,696,459 $55,032,239 $10,284,682 $2,224,042 $1,200,000 $8,932,681 $250,000 $177,935,356
Cap Space (w/All) $-4,952,334
Cap Space (w/Top 51) $17,827,666