Players with the highest salaries* in the NFL in 2018 (in million U.S. dollars)

Highest paid players in the National Football League 2018 This graph shows the highest paid NFL players in 2018. In terms of total cash, Jimmy Garoppolo's )quarterback of the San Francisco 49ers) cap hit ranking was 37 million U.S. dollars for the 2018 season.
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Salary in million U.S. dollars
Jimmy Garoppolo (San Francisco 49ers)37
Matthew Stafford (Detriot Lions)26.5
Derek Carr (Oakland Raiders)25
Joe Flacco (Baltimore Ravens)24.75
Andrew Luck (Indianapolis Colts)24.4
Drew Brees (New Orleans Saints)24
Kirk Cousins (Minnesota Vikings)24
Russell Wilson (Seattle Seahawks)23.79
Ben Roethlisberger (Pittsburgh Steelers)23.2
Eli Manning (New York Giants)22.2
Salary in million U.S. dollars
Jimmy Garoppolo (San Francisco 49ers)37
Matthew Stafford (Detriot Lions)26.5
Derek Carr (Oakland Raiders)25
Joe Flacco (Baltimore Ravens)24.75
Andrew Luck (Indianapolis Colts)24.4
Drew Brees (New Orleans Saints)24
Kirk Cousins (Minnesota Vikings)24
Russell Wilson (Seattle Seahawks)23.79
Ben Roethlisberger (Pittsburgh Steelers)23.2
Eli Manning (New York Giants)22.2
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This graph shows the highest paid NFL players in 2018. In terms of total cash, Jimmy Garoppolo's )quarterback of the San Francisco 49ers) cap hit ranking was 37 million U.S. dollars for the 2018 season.
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Release date
September 2018
Region
United States
Survey time period
2018
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