Updated by Dan on Sep 1, 2018

Mountain West player salaries in the 2018 NFL season

What Mountain West schools had the most and highest paid NFL players in 2018?
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College # Salary
1. Fresno State 7 $38.3M
2. Texas Christian 6 $36.1M
3. Boise State 13 $35.3M
4. Utah 3 $26.7M
5. Wyoming 11 $17.5M
6. Colorado State 10 $14.9M
7. New Mexico 6 $9.8M
8. Utah State 10 $8.2M
9. Nevada 3 $7.7M
10. San Diego State 14 $6.4M
11. San Jose State 12 $6.3M
12. Air Force 2 $3M
13. Hawaii 6 $2M
14. Brigham Young 2 $720K

Air Force

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Ben Garland Air Force Falcons C $2.9M
2. Garrett Griffin Air Force Saints TE $129.2K

Boise State

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. DeMarcus Lawrence Boise State Cowboys DE $17.1M
2. Charles Leno Boise State Bears LT $5.9M
3. Matt Paradis Boise State Broncos C $2.9M
4. Leighton Vander Esch Boise State Cowboys LB $2.2M
5. Jay Ajayi Boise State Eagles RB $1.9M
6. Jamar Taylor Boise State Cardinals CB $1.8M
7. Kamalei Correa Boise State Titans ILB $972.7K
8. Darian Thompson Boise State Giants FS $939.3K
9. Tanner Vallejo Boise State Browns OLB $555K
9. Donte Deayon Boise State Giants S $555K
11. Cedrick Wilson Boise State Cowboys WR $392.6K
12. Jeremy McNichols Boise State Colts RB $129.2K
13. Rees Odhiambo Boise State Seahawks T N/A

Brigham Young

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. John Denney Brigham Young Dolphins LS $720K
2. Dennis Pitta Brigham Young Ravens TE N/A

Colorado State

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Weston Richburg Colorado State 49ers C $9.3M
2. Shaquil Barrett Colorado State Broncos OLB $2.9M
3. Ty Sambrailo Colorado State Falcons LT $959.4K
4. Michael Gallup Colorado State Cowboys WR $702.5K
5. Rashard Higgins Colorado State Browns WR $630K
6. Zack Golditch Colorado State 49ers G $129.2K
6. Dalyn Dawkins Colorado State Titans RB $129.2K
6. Kapri Bibbs Colorado State Redskins RB $129.2K
9. Cory James Colorado State ILB N/A
9. DeAndre Elliot Colorado State Seahawks CB N/A

Fresno State

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Derek Carr Fresno State QB $25M
2. Davante Adams Fresno State Packers WR $10.5M
3. Tyeler Davison Fresno State Saints DT $2M
4. Charles Washington Fresno State Lions CB $555K
5. Da'Mari Scott Fresno State Browns WR $129.2K
5. Cody Wichmann Fresno State Cowboys G $129.2K
7. Aaron Peck Fresno State Packers WR N/A


Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Rigoberto Sanchez Hawaii Colts P $559K
2. Marcus Kemp Hawaii Chiefs WR $480K
3. Jerrol Garcia-Williams Hawaii Broncos ILB $378K
4. Trayvon Henderson Hawaii Bengals S $363K
5. Dejon Allen Hawaii Bears C $129.2K
5. Leo Koloamatangi Hawaii Lions T $129.2K


Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Joel Bitonio Nevada Browns LT $6M
2. Austin Corbet Nevada Browns G $1.4M
3. Lenny Jones Nevada Browns DE $363K

New Mexico

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Glover Quin New Mexico Lions FS $6.5M
2. Byron Bell New Mexico Packers RT $1.7M
3. Jaleel Scott New Mexico Ravens WR $508.1K
4. Jason Sanders New Mexico Dolphins K $502.8K
5. Corey Bojorquez New Mexico Bills P $480K
6. Jhurrell Pressley New Mexico Giants RB $129.2K

San Diego State

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Rashaad Penny San Diego State Seahawks RB $2M
2. Aaron Brewer San Diego State Cardinals LS $883.8K
3. Jeff Overbaugh San Diego State Falcons LS $630K
3. Leon McFadden San Diego State Falcons CB $630K
3. Nat Berhe San Diego State Steelers SS $630K
6. Damontae Kazee San Diego State Falcons S $627.2K
7. Nick Bawden San Diego State Lions FB $384.1K
8. Daniel Brunskill San Diego State Falcons T $129.2K
8. Nico Siragusa San Diego State Ravens G $129.2K
8. Alex Barrett San Diego State Lions DE $129.2K
8. Donnel Pumphrey San Diego State Lions RB $129.2K
8. Calvin Munson San Diego State Giants ILB $129.2K
13. Brice Butler San Diego State Cardinals WR N/A
13. Malik Smith San Diego State Texans CB N/A

San Jose State

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Keith Smith San Jose State FB $1.5M
2. Tyler Ervin San Jose State Texans RB $766.9K
3. Bene Benwikere San Jose State Cardinals CB $720K
3. David Fales San Jose State Dolphins QB $720K
5. Wes Schweitzer San Jose State Falcons G $663.1K
6. Isaiah Irving San Jose State Bears OLB $555K
6. Shane Smith San Jose State Giants FB $555K
8. Jermaine Kelly San Jose State Texans CB $388.2K
9. Andre Chachere San Jose State Texans CB $129.2K
9. Jeremiah Kolone San Jose State Rams G $129.2K
9. Akeem King San Jose State Seahawks SS $129.2K
12. William Ossai San Jose State Colts LB N/A

Texas Christian

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Andy Dalton Texas Christian Bengals QB $16.3M
2. Jerry Hughes Texas Christian Bills DE $10.4M
3. Marcus Cannon Texas Christian Patriots RT $5.8M
4. Marshall Newhouse Texas Christian Bills RT $1.8M
5. Colin Jones Texas Christian Panthers FS $1.2M
6. Jeremy Kerley Texas Christian Bills WR $675K


Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Alex Smith Utah Redskins QB $18.4M
2. Eric Weddle Utah Ravens FS $8.3M
3. Zane Beadles Utah 49ers G N/A

Utah State

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Nevin Lawson Utah State Lions CB $3.9M
2. Tyler Larsen Utah State Panthers C $1.1M
3. Kyler Fackrell Utah State Packers OLB $836.5K
4. Nick Vigil Utah State Bengals OLB $828.9K
5. Zach Vigil Utah State Redskins OLB $705K
6. Devante Mays Utah State Packers RB $396.8K
7. Marwin Evans Utah State Packers S $129.2K
7. Dallin Leavitt Utah State S $129.2K
7. Jalen Davis Utah State Dolphins CB $129.2K
10. Maurice Alexander Utah State Seahawks SS N/A


Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Tashaun Gipson Wyoming Jaguars FS $7.1M
2. Josh Allen Wyoming Bills QB $3.9M
3. Mitch Unrein Wyoming Buccaneers DE $3M
4. Mark Nzeocha Wyoming 49ers OLB $785K
5. Marqueston Huff Wyoming Cowboys FS $705K
6. Chase Roullier Wyoming Redskins C $591.8K
7. Jacob Hollister Wyoming Patriots TE $558.3K
8. Eddie Yarbrough Wyoming Bills DE $555K
9. Tanner Gentry Wyoming Bears WR $129.2K
9. Rico Gafford Wyoming CB $129.2K
9. Eric Nzeocha Wyoming Buccaneers OLB $129.2K