Players with the highest salaries* in the NFL in 2015 (in million U.S. dollars)

This graph shows the highest paid NFL players in 2015. In terms of total cash Ben Roethlisberger, quarterback of the Pittsburgh Steelers, ranked as the highest paid player in the NFL with a salary of 35.25 million U.S. dollars.

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 Salary in million U.S. dollars
Ben Roethlisberger (Pittsburgh Steelers) 35.25
Philip Rivers (San Diego Chargers) 32
Russell Wilson (Seattle Seahawks) 31.7
Cam Newton (Carolina Panthers) 31
Marcell Dareus (Buffallo Bills) 27.82
A.J. Green (Cincinnati Bengals) 26.75
Ndamukkong Suh (Miami Dolphins) 26.5
Matt Ryan (Atlanta Falcons) 23.5
Julio Jones (Atlanta Falcons) 22
Jay Cutler (Chicago Bears) 20.5
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