Updated by Dan on Sep 1, 2018

Conference USA player salaries in the 2018 NFL season

What Conference USA schools had the most and highest paid NFL players in 2018?
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College # Salary
1. Central Florida 8 $33.2M
2. Southern Mississippi 14 $24.5M
3. Memphis 5 $19.9M
4. Houston 2 $18.9M
5. Rice 9 $15.3M
6. Marshall 10 $11.8M
7. Louisiana Tech 10 $10.7M
8. Tulsa 1 $9M
9. Alabama-Birmingham 4 $8.9M
10. East Carolina 2 $8.8M
11. Tulane 3 $6.4M
12. Western Kentucky 8 $5.6M
13. Texas-El Paso 7 $3.8M
14. Florida Atlantic 5 $3M
15. Middle Tennessee State 4 $2.7M
16. Old Dominion 4 $2.4M
17. Florida International 5 $1.3M
18. Charlotte 1 $887.9K
19. North Texas 1 $129.2K


Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Chris Hubbard Alabama-Birmingham Browns RT $5.8M
2. J.J. Nelson Alabama-Birmingham Cardinals WR $2M
3. Joe Webb Alabama-Birmingham Texans QB $630K
4. Darious Williams Alabama-Birmingham Ravens S $480K

Central Florida

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. A.J. Bouye Central Florida Jaguars CB $15.5M
2. Josh Sitton Central Florida Dolphins G $6.5M
3. Latavius Murray Central Florida Vikings RB $5.2M
4. Matt Prater Central Florida Lions K $3.2M
5. Brandon Marshall Central Florida Seahawks WR $1.1M
6. Kemal Ishmael Central Florida Falcons SS $1M
7. Charley Hughlett Central Florida Browns LS $705K
8. Josh Robinson Central Florida Buccaneers CB N/A


Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Larry Ogunjobi Charlotte Browns DT $887.9K

East Carolina

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Linval Joseph East Carolina Vikings DT $8.1M
2. Dwayne Harris East Carolina WR $720K

Florida Atlantic

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Adarius Glanton Florida Atlantic Buccaneers OLB $1M
2. Trey Hendrickson Florida Atlantic Saints DE $754.6K
3. Trevon Coley Florida Atlantic Browns DT $555K
4. Buddy Howell Florida Atlantic Texans RB $480K
5. Crevon LeBlanc Florida Atlantic Lions CB $129.2K

Florida International

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Jonnu Smith Florida International Titans TE $755.6K
2. Jeremiah McKinnon Florida International Browns CB $129.2K
2. Anthony Wint Florida International Jets LB $129.2K
2. Dieugot Joseph Florida International Jets T $129.2K
2. Alex McGough Florida International Seahawks QB $129.2K


Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Case Keenum Houston Broncos QB $15M
2. D.J. Hayden Houston Jaguars CB $3.9M

Louisiana Tech

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Justin Ellis Louisiana Tech DT $4.3M
2. Vernon Butler Louisiana Tech Panthers DT $2.3M
3. Kenneth Dixon Louisiana Tech Ravens RB $725.8K
4. Kentrell Brice Louisiana Tech Packers SS $630.7K
5. Jeff Driskel Louisiana Tech Bengals QB $630K
6. Trent Taylor Louisiana Tech 49ers WR $605.5K
7. Xavier Woods Louisiana Tech Cowboys FS $595K
8. Boston Scott Louisiana Tech Saints RB $516.5K
9. Vontarrius Dora Louisiana Tech Cardinals OLB $378K
10. Carlos Henderson Louisiana Tech Broncos WR $121.6K


Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Vinny Curry Marshall Buccaneers DE $6.5M
2. Lee Smith Marshall TE $3.3M
3. Darryl Roberts Marshall Jets CB $705K
4. Michael Clark Marshall Packers WR $555K
5. Kaare Vedvik Marshall Ravens K $363K
6. C.J. Reavis Marshall Jaguars S $129.2K
6. Chase Litton Marshall Chiefs QB $129.2K
6. Ryan Yurachek Marshall FB $129.2K
9. Albert McClellan Marshall Ravens OLB N/A
9. Neville Hewitt Marshall Jets OLB N/A


Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Ron Leary Memphis Broncos G $8.8M
2. Dontari Poe Memphis Panthers DT $5.3M
3. Stephen Gostkowski Memphis Patriots K $5M
4. Jordan Devey Memphis Chiefs G $720K
5. Clinton McDonald Memphis Broncos DT N/A

Middle Tennessee State

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Kevin Byard Middle Tennessee State Titans FS $1M
2. Josh Walker Middle Tennessee State Jaguars G $705K
3. Richie James Middle Tennessee State 49ers WR $499.1K
4. Charvarius Ward Middle Tennessee State Chiefs CB $480K

North Texas

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Jeff Wilson North Texas 49ers RB $129.2K

Old Dominion

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Taylor Heinicke Old Dominion Panthers QB $705K
2. Rick Lovato Old Dominion Eagles LS $630K
3. Rashaad Coward Old Dominion Bears DT $555K
4. Zach Pascal Old Dominion Colts WR $480K


Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Andrew Sendejo Rice Vikings SS $3.5M
2. Chris Boswell Rice Steelers K $2.9M
3. Luke Willson Rice Lions TE $2.5M
4. Vance McDonald Rice Steelers TE $2.1M
5. Bryce Callahan Rice Bears CB $1.9M
6. Christian Covington Rice Texans DE $727.6K
7. Phillip Gaines Rice Bills CB $720K
8. Emmanuel Ellerbe Rice Chargers LB $480K
9. Jordan Taylor Rice Broncos WR $393K

Southern Mississippi

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Jamie Collins Southern Mississippi Browns OLB $12.2M
2. Demar Dotson Southern Mississippi Buccaneers RT $4.6M
3. Tom Johnson Southern Mississippi Seahawks DT $2.1M
4. Austin Davis Southern Mississippi Seahawks QB $720K
5. Tarvarius Moore Southern Mississippi 49ers S $676.1K
6. Mike Thomas Southern Mississippi Rams WR $659K
7. Ito Smith Southern Mississippi Falcons RB $635.2K
8. Jalen Richard Southern Mississippi RB $630K
8. Rashod Hill Southern Mississippi Vikings RT $630K
10. Cameron Tom Southern Mississippi Saints G $555K
11. Cornell Armstrong Southern Mississippi Dolphins CB $509.6K
12. Dylan Bradley Southern Mississippi Vikings DT $480K
13. Nick Mullens Southern Mississippi 49ers QB $129.2K
14. Korey Robertson Southern Mississippi Vikings WR N/A

Texas-El Paso

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Will Hernandez Texas-El Paso Giants G $1.4M
2. Eric Tomlinson Texas-El Paso Jets TE $630K
3. Roy Robertson-Harris Texas-El Paso Bears DE $557.3K
4. Aaron Jones Texas-El Paso Packers RB $534.3K
5. Cedrick Lang Texas-El Paso Vikings TE $373K
6. Jameill Showers Texas-El Paso Cowboys QB $363K
7. Quintin Demps Texas-El Paso Bears SS N/A


Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Ryan Grant Tulane Colts WR $5M
2. Ryan Griffin Tulane Buccaneers QB $1.4M
3. Cairo Santos Tulane Jets K N/A


Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Charles Clay Tulsa Bills TE $9M

Western Kentucky

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Forrest Lamp Western Kentucky Chargers G $1.5M
2. Taywan Taylor Western Kentucky Titans WR $859K
3. Tyler Higbee Western Kentucky Rams TE $775.2K
4. Joel Iyiegbuniwe Western Kentucky Bears ILB $649.6K
5. George Fant Western Kentucky Seahawks RT $636.7K
6. Mike White Western Kentucky Cowboys QB $534.4K
7. Tyler Ferguson Western Kentucky Titans QB $480K
8. Deon Yelder Western Kentucky Saints TE $129.2K