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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.

49ers – The Athletic

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Active Players (88) 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
Lance Trey Lance QB $6,200,959 $660,000 $5,540,959 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($34,105,275) $6,200,959 3.17
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 $5,447,059 $1,250,000 $3,600,000 $47,059 $450,000 $100,000 0- 0- ($29,350,000) $5,447,059 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
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 OLB $3,636,547 $920,000 $2,716,547 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($44,032,547) $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
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 $920,000 $1,130,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,130,000) $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
Banks Aaron Banks G $1,286,109 $660,000 $626,109 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,485,963) $1,286,109 0.66
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
Pruitt MyCole Pruitt TE $987,500 $990,000 $137,500 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($637,500) $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
Yarbrough Eddie Yarbrough DE $920,000 $920,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $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
Sermon Trey Sermon RB $885,988 $660,000 $225,988 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($903,952) $885,988 0.45
Sanu Mohamed Sanu WR $875,000 $1,075,000 $25,000 $40,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($25,000) $875,000 0.45
Thomas Ambry Thomas CB $870,155 $660,000 $210,155 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($840,620) $870,155 0.44
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
Compton Tom Compton G $850,000 $1,075,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.43
Jefferson Tony Jefferson SS $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
Kelemete Senio Kelemete G $850,000 $1,075,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.43
Burgess James Burgess ILB $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
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
Zettel Anthony Zettel 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
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 Nsimba Webster WR $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
Williams Isaiah Williams G $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.40
Moore Jaylon Moore T $740,758 $80,758 $660,000 $80,758 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($323,032) $740,758 $80,758 0.38
Lenoir Deommodore Lenoir CB $731,218 $71,218 $660,000 $71,218 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($284,872) $731,218 $71,218 0.37
Hufanga Talanoa Hufanga S $720,038 $60,038 $660,000 $60,038 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($240,152) $720,038 $60,038 0.37
Mitchell Elijah Mitchell RB $705,892 $45,892 $660,000 $45,892 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($183,568) $705,892 $45,892 0.36
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
Watkins Austin Watkins WR $668,333 $8,333 $660,000 $8,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($105,000) $668,333 $8,333 0.34
Pederson Josh Pederson TE $662,666 $2,666 $660,000 $2,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($28,000) $662,666 $2,666 0.34
Griffith Jonas Griffith LB $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.34
Gutierrez Alfredo Gutierrez T $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
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
Shepley Dakoda Shepley G $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.34
Matthews Jordan Matthews WR 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0.00
Active Roster: $195,789,661 $126,177,459 $56,902,526 $10,284,682 $1,950,000 $1,200,000 $2,644,997 $250,000 - $195,789,661 100.01


2021 Injured Reserve Cap

Injured players who will miss the remainder of the season. Their cap figures count toward the team total.

Player (1) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Skule Justin Skule LT $894,887 $850,173 $44,714 - - - - - ($89,429) $894,887 0.46


2021 Non-Football Injury Cap

Players who have suffered a non-football related injury. They do not count against the active roster, but their cap hit does.

Player (3) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Moseley Emmanuel Moseley CB $2,652,000 $920,000 $1,732,000 - - - - - - $2,652,000 1.35
Tartt Jaquiski Tartt FS $987,500 $990,000 $137,500 - - - - - - $987,500 0.50
Jennings Jauan Jennings WR $660,000 $660,000 - - - - - - - $660,000 0.34

 

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 (20) 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
RichburgWeston Richburg C $3,512,791 - $1,860,000 - - - $1,652,791 - - $3,512,791 1.79
McKinnonJerick McKinnon RB $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 - - - - - - $2,000,000 1.02
GoodwinMarquise Goodwin WR $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 - - - - - - $1,250,000 0.64
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: $14,696,098 - $8,134,372 - $200,115 - $6,361,611 - - $14,696,098 7.51

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 $126,177,459 $56,902,526 $10,284,682 $1,950,000 $1,200,000 $2,644,997 $250,000 $195,789,661
Top 51 Contracts $97,922,459 $56,568,364 $10,284,682 $1,950,000 $1,200,000 $2,644,997 $250,000 $168,599,661
Injured Reserve Money $850,173 $44,714 - - - - - $894,887
Reserve/Non-Football Injury Money $2,570,000 $1,869,500 - - - - - $4,299,500
Dead Money - $8,134,372 - $200,115 - $6,361,611 - $14,696,098
Total (All) $129,597,632 $66,951,112 $10,284,682 $2,150,115 $1,200,000 $9,006,608 $250,000 $215,680,146
Total (w/Top 51) $101,342,632 $66,616,950 $10,284,682 $2,150,115 $1,200,000 $9,006,608 $250,000 $188,490,146
Cap Space (w/All) $-19,917,124
Cap Space (w/Top 51) $7,272,876