Houston Texans 2021 - Player Salaries

Houston Texans have a total of 88 players in their home squad. Their highest paid player is Deshaun Watson earning $15,940,000 per year.

Houston Texans play in the National Football League, the professional American Football league in the United States, including the National Football Conference and the American Football Conference teams.

The teams total salaries are:
  • $920,000 per year
  • $17,692 per week

Active Squad:

Active Players (87)PositionCap HitBasic SalarySigning BonusRoster BonusOption BonusWorkout BonusRestruc. BonusMisc.Dead CapCap Hit_2Cap Percent
Deshaun WatsonQB$15,940,000$10,540,000$5,400,000-----($67,140,000)$15,940,0008.20
Laremy TunsilLT$9,293,333$990,000$3,250,000---$5,053,333-($35,900,000)$9,293,3334.78
Whitney MercilusOLB$8,000,000$4,500,000$1,500,000---$2,000,000-($15,000,000)$8,000,0004.11
Eric MurraySS$7,468,750$5,000,000$1,500,000$218,750---$750,000($6,500,000)$7,468,7503.84
Marcus CannonRT$6,973,529$4,700,000-$1,323,529-$50,000-$900,000-$6,973,5293.59
Zach CunninghamILB$5,767,500$990,000$2,400,000$500,000--$1,877,500-($18,100,000)$5,767,5002.97
Brandin CooksWR$5,632,352$2,500,000-$132,353-$500,000$2,500,000-($9,800,000)$5,632,3522.90
Tyrod TaylorQB$5,323,529$2,500,000$2,500,000$323,529----($2,500,000)$5,323,5292.74
David JohnsonRB$4,779,411$1,250,000$3,000,000$529,412----($4,250,000)$4,779,4112.46
Maliek CollinsDT$4,705,882$2,000,000$2,000,000$705,882----($2,000,000)$4,705,8822.42
Ka'imi FairbairnK$4,200,000$3,450,000$750,000-----($4,250,000)$4,200,0002.16
Brandon DunnDE$4,132,352$3,250,000$500,000$382,353----($1,000,000)$4,132,3522.12
Terrance MitchellCB$3,750,000$2,500,000$250,000$500,000---$500,000($3,000,000)$3,750,0001.93
Tytus HowardRT$3,334,241$1,606,414$1,727,827-----($7,224,189)$3,334,2411.71
Shaq LawsonDE$3,250,000$1,400,000---$100,000$1,750,000-($8,400,000)$3,250,0001.67
Desmond KingCB$3,191,176$2,000,000$500,000$441,176---$250,000($500,000)$3,191,1761.64
Phillip LindsayRB$3,073,529$2,250,000$500,000$323,529----($1,000,000)$3,073,5291.58
-Louis Kevin Pierre-LouisOLB$2,823,529$1,750,000$500,000$573,529----($2,750,000)$2,823,5291.45
Justin ReidFS$2,692,914$2,433,000$259,914-----($259,914)$2,692,9141.38
Christian KirkseyILB$2,647,058$1,500,000$500,000$647,059-----$2,647,0581.36
Andre RobertsWR$2,600,000$1,500,000$500,000$500,000---$100,000($2,500,000)$2,600,0001.34
-Hill Kamu Grugier-HillOLB$2,441,165$1,000,000$1,000,000$441,165-----$2,441,1651.26
Jordan AkinsTE$2,373,380$2,183,000$190,380-----($190,380)$2,373,3801.22
Jordan JenkinsOLB$2,352,932$1,500,000$500,000$352,932----($1,000,000)$2,352,9321.21
Cameron JohnstonP$2,333,333$2,000,000$333,333-----($3,000,000)$2,333,3331.20
Mark IngramRB$2,323,521$1,500,000$500,000$323,521----($500,000)$2,323,5211.19
A.J. MooreS$2,133,000$2,133,000-------$2,133,0001.10
Justin BrittC$2,000,000$1,500,000$500,000-----($500,000)$2,000,0001.03
Vernon HargreavesCB$2,000,000$1,000,000$200,000$300,000---$500,000($500,000)$2,000,0001.03
Ross BlacklockDT$1,806,236$971,247$834,989-----($3,476,214)$1,806,2360.93
Cray Justin McCrayG$1,750,000$1,200,000$250,000$300,000----($500,000)$1,750,0000.90
Tavierre ThomasCB$1,750,000$1,000,000$500,000$250,000----($2,000,000)$1,750,0000.90
Neville HewittILB$1,700,000$1,000,000$200,000$500,000----($700,000)$1,700,0000.87
Terrence BrooksFS$1,679,406$1,100,000$250,000$329,406----($250,000)$1,679,4060.86
Jaleel JohnsonDT$1,538,235$1,000,000$100,000$188,235---$250,000($400,000)$1,538,2350.79
Chris ConleyWR$1,500,000$1,250,000$250,000-----($1,500,000)$1,500,0000.77
Pharaoh BrownTE$1,494,117$950,000$200,000$344,118-----$1,494,1170.77
Vincent TaylorDT$1,470,575$1,000,000$250,000$220,575----($600,000)$1,470,5750.76
Joe ThomasILB$1,470,575$1,000,000$250,000$220,575----($250,000)$1,470,5750.76
DeMarcus WalkerDE$1,452,941$1,000,000$300,000$152,941----($800,000)$1,452,9410.75
Buddy HowellRB$1,447,058$1,000,000$200,000$247,059----($200,000)$1,447,0580.74
Lonnie JohnsonCB$1,419,450$968,150$451,300-----($902,600)$1,419,4500.73
Rex BurkheadRB$1,397,058$1,125,000$125,000$147,059----($125,000)$1,397,0580.72
Max ScharpingG$1,382,206$955,736$426,470-----($852,940)$1,382,2060.71
Jeff DriskelQB$1,367,644$1,000,000$250,000$117,644----($750,000)$1,367,6440.70
Chris MooreWR$1,335,294$1,000,000$300,000$35,294----($500,000)$1,335,2940.69
Tae DavisLB$1,214,705$1,000,000$100,000$114,706----($250,000)$1,214,7050.62
Anthony MillerWR$1,210,050$1,210,050-------$1,210,0500.62
Alex EricksonWR$1,200,000$990,000$110,000$100,000----($500,000)$1,200,0000.62
Roderick JohnsonT$1,150,000$920,000$50,000$130,000-$50,000--($350,000)$1,150,0000.59
Keke CouteeWR$1,102,258$920,000$182,258-----($182,258)$1,102,2580.57
Cornell ArmstrongCB$1,096,470 $252,942$920,000$100,000$76,471----($100,000)$1,096,470 $252,9420.56
Jr. Hardy Nickerson Jr.ILB$1,089,411 $148,824$990,000$50,000$49,412----($50,000)$1,089,411 $148,8240.56
Tremon SmithCB$1,077,058 $204,118$920,000$90,000$47,059-$20,000--($290,000)$1,077,058 $204,1180.55
Derek RiversOLB$1,047,058 $294,118$850,000$100,000$97,059-----$1,047,058 $294,1180.54
Jonathan GreenardOLB$1,041,869 $223,495$818,374$223,495-----($670,485)$1,041,869 $223,4950.54
Cole TonerG$1,029,264 $161,030$920,000$57,500$51,765----($57,500)$1,029,264 $161,0300.53
Kahale WarringTE$1,003,051 $223,051$780,000$223,051-----($446,102)$1,003,051 $223,0510.52
Lane TaylorG$987,500 $137,500$1,075,000$137,500-----($400,000)$987,500 $137,5000.51
Jon WeeksLS$987,500 $137,500$1,075,000$137,500-----($250,000)$987,500 $137,5000.51
Antony AuclairTE$987,500 $137,500$990,000$137,500-----($350,000)$987,500 $137,5000.51
Charlie HeckG$957,676 $177,676$780,000$177,676-----($533,028)$957,676 $177,6760.49
Davis MillsQB$948,642 $288,642$660,000$288,642-----($1,154,568)$948,642 $288,6420.49
Charles OmenihuDE$923,820 $73,820$850,000$73,820-----($147,640)$923,820 $73,8200.48
Geron ChristianLT$920,000$920,000-------$920,0000.47
Jake MartinOLB$920,000$920,000-------$920,0000.47
John ReidCB$903,600 $123,600$780,000$123,600-----($370,800)$903,600 $123,6000.46
Nico CollinsWR$885,730 $225,730$660,000$225,730-----($902,920)$885,730 $225,7300.46
Danny IsidoraG$850,000$990,000-------$850,0000.44
Taywan TaylorWR$850,000$990,000-------$850,0000.44
Ryan IzzoTE$850,000$850,000-------$850,0000.44
Darius JacksonRB$850,000$850,000-------$850,0000.44
Auzoyah AlufohaiDT$780,000$780,000-------$780,0000.40
Hjalte FroholdtG$780,000$780,000-------$780,0000.40
Jonathan OwensS$780,000$780,000-------$780,0000.40
Scottie PhillipsRB$780,000$780,000-------$780,0000.40
Jordan StecklerG$780,000$780,000-------$780,0000.40
Brevin JordanTE$748,046 $88,046$660,000$88,046-----($352,184)$748,046 $88,0460.38
Garret WallowLB$733,971 $73,971$660,000$73,971-----($295,884)$733,971 $73,9710.38
Roy LopezDT$705,709 $45,709$660,000$45,709-----($182,836)$705,709 $45,7090.36
Carson GreenT$668,333 $8,333$660,000$8,333-----($25,000)$668,333 $8,3330.34
Collum Ryan McCollumC$668,333 $8,333$660,000$8,333-----($25,000)$668,333 $8,3330.34
Shyheim CarterS$660,000$660,000-------$660,0000.34
Mitchell FabroniLS$660,000$660,000-------$660,0000.34
Drake JacksonC$660,000$660,000------($25,000)$660,0000.34
Paul QuessenberryTE$660,000$660,000-------$660,0000.34
Jordan VeasyWR$660,000$660,000-------$660,0000.34
Roster:$190,304,765$123,073,971$38,711,877$12,238,097-$720,000$13,180,833$3,250,000-$190,304,76597.86

Potential Draft Pick Cap

Player (5)Cap HitPositionBasic SalarySigning BonusRoster BonusOption BonusWorkout BonusRestruc. BonusMisc.Dead CapCap Hit (Total)Cap Hit (Top 51)
3, #67Davis Mills Round 3, #67$948,642QB$660,000$288,642------$948,642$288,642
3, #89Nico Collins Round 3, #89$885,730WR$660,000$225,730------$885,730$225,730
5, #147Brevin Jordan Round 5, #147$748,046TE$660,000$88,046------$748,046$88,046
5, #170Garret Wallow Round 5, #170$733,970LB$660,000$73,970------$733,970$73,970
6, #195Roy Lopez Round 6, #195$705,709DT$660,000$45,709------$705,709$45,709
Draft Pool:$4,022,097$4,022,097$722,097

Released or Traded Players

Player (26)Cap HitPositionBasic SalarySigning BonusRoster BonusOption BonusWorkout BonusRestruc. BonusMisc.Dead CapCap Hit_2Cap Percent
Randall Cobb$5,000,000WR$3,000,000$2,000,000------$5,000,0002.57
Nick Martin$2,500,000C-$2,500,000------$2,500,0001.29
KinneyBenardrick McKinney$1,500,000ILB-$1,500,000------$1,500,0000.77
Bryan Anger$833,334P-$833,334------$833,3340.43
Zach Fulton$750,000G-$750,000------$750,0000.39
Darren Fells$500,000TE-$500,000------$500,0000.26
Bennie Joppru$408,750TE-$408,750------$408,7500.21
Senio Kelemete$250,000G-$250,000------$250,0000.13
Jaylen Watkins$150,000CB-$150,000------$150,0000.08
Angelo Blackson$125,000DE-$125,000------$125,0000.06
Isaiah Coulter$73,238WR-$73,238------$73,2380.04
Cullen Gillaspia$51,580FB-$51,580------$51,5800.03
Donte Moncrief$50,000WR-$50,000------$50,0000.03
Duke Ejiofor$46,315DE-$46,315------$46,3150.02
Peter Kalambayi$29,602OLB-$29,602------$29,6020.02
Jordan Thomas$29,602TE-$29,602------$29,6020.02
Damon Hazelton$29,166WR$25,000$4,166------$29,1660.01
Tyler Simmons$16,667WR-$16,667------$16,6670.01
Auzoyah Alufohai$13,334DT-$13,334------$13,3340.01
Cordel Iwuagwu$6,667G-$6,667------$6,6670.00
Scottie Phillips$6,667RB-$6,667------$6,6670.00
Jan Johnson$3,334LB-$3,334------$3,3340.00
Jamir Jones$3,334LB-$3,334------$3,3340.00
Dylan Stapleton$3,334TE-$3,334------$3,3340.00
Elex Woodworth$2,667G-$2,667------$2,6670.00
Ira Lewis$167DT-$167------$1670.00
Money:$12,382,758$3,025,000$9,357,758------$12,382,7586.37

Totals:

TypeBasic SalarySign On BonusRoster BonusOptions BonusWorkout BonusRestructure BonusExtrasTotal
51 Contracts$93,985,597$36,341,471$11,916,331-$700,000$13,180,833$3,250,000$162,408,162
/Suspended Money$8,941,176$1,000,000$294,118----$10,235,293
Reserve Money$920,000$80,000$41,176-$20,000--$1,061,176
Money$3,025,000$9,357,758-----$12,382,758

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