Updated by Dan on Sep 1, 2022

ACC player salaries in the 2022 NFL season

What ACC schools have the most and highest paid NFL players in 2022?
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College # Salary
1. Clemson 32 $205.9M
2. Florida State 21 $133.7M
3. Boston College 17 $103.4M
4. Pittsburgh 17 $97.8M
5. Virginia Tech 22 $85.9M
6. North Carolina State 17 $74.1M
7. Miami 22 $62.8M
8. Louisville 8 $50.3M
9. North Carolina 18 $43.1M
10. Syracuse 9 $35.4M
11. Georgia Tech 8 $34.5M
12. Duke 12 $32.8M
13. Wake Forest 11 $24M
14. Virginia 9 $15.1M

Boston College

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Matt Ryan Boston College Colts QB $30M
2. Harold Landry Boston College Titans OLB $17.5M
3. Justin Simmons Boston College Broncos FS $15.3M
4. John Johnson Boston College Browns SS $11.3M
5. Matt Milano Boston College Bills OLB $10.4M
6. Zion Johnson Boston College Chargers G $3.7M
7. Chris Lindstrom Boston College Falcons G $3.7M
8. Kevin Pierre-Louis Boston College Texans OLB $2.9M
9. A.J. Dillon Boston College Packers RB $1.3M
10. Hunter Long Boston College Dolphins TE $1.2M
11. Zach Allen Boston College Cardinals DE $1.1M
12. Isaac Yiadom Boston College Texans CB $1M
13. Will Harris Boston College Lions S $931K
14. Isaiah McDuffie Boston College Packers LB $902.7K
15. Isaiah Graham-Mobley Boston College Panthers OLB $858.3K
16. Jeff Smith Boston College Jets WR $780K
17. Tommy Sweeney Boston College Bills TE $654K

Clemson

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Deshaun Watson Clemson Browns QB $46M
2. DeAndre Hopkins Clemson Cardinals WR $27.3M
3. Mike Williams Clemson Chargers WR $20M
4. Grady Jarrett Clemson Falcons DT $16.8M
5. Hunter Renfrow Clemson Raiders WR $16.2M
6. D.J. Reader Clemson Bengals DT $13.3M
7. Trevor Lawrence Clemson Jaguars QB $9.2M
8. Clelin Ferrell Clemson Raiders DE $7.8M
9. Isaiah Simmons Clemson Cardinals LB $5.2M
10. Jayron Kearse Clemson Cowboys S $5M
11. Christian Wilkins Clemson Dolphins DT $3.9M
12. A.J. Terrell Clemson Falcons CB $3.6M
13. Dexter Lawrence Clemson Giants DT $3.3M
14. Travis Etienne Clemson Jaguars RB $3.2M
15. Tyler Shatley Clemson Jaguars G $2.4M
16. Tee Higgins Clemson Bengals WR $2.2M
17. Andrew Booth Jr. Clemson Vikings CB $2.1M
18. Ray-Ray McCloud Clemson 49ers WR $2M
19. Jackson Carman Clemson Bengals T $1.9M
20. Sammy Watkins Clemson Packers WR $1.9M
21. Trayvon Mullen Clemson Cardinals CB $1.8M
22. Amari Rodgers Clemson Packers WR $1.2M
23. Shaq Lawson Clemson Bills DE $1.2M
24. DeShawn Williams Clemson Broncos DE $1.2M
25. Bradley Pinion Clemson Falcons P $1.1M
26. John Simpson Clemson Raiders G $1M
27. K'Von Wallace Clemson Eagles S $1M
28. Baylon Spector Clemson Bills LB $940.9K
29. Justyn Ross Clemson Chiefs WR $853.3K
30. Albert Huggins Clemson Saints DT $850K
31. Tremayne Anchrum Clemson Rams G $842.6K
32. Austin Bryant Clemson Lions DE $812.5K

Duke

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Laken Tomlinson Duke Jets G $13.3M
2. Daniel Jones Duke Giants QB $6.4M
3. Lucas Patrick Duke Bears C $4M
4. Jamison Crowder Duke Bills WR $2M
5. Thomas Hennessy Duke Jets LS $1.1M
6. Chris Rumph II Duke Chargers DE $1.1M
7. Michael Carter Duke Jets CB $952.2K
8. Noah Gray Duke Chiefs TE $948.4K
9. Victor Dimukeje Duke Cardinals OLB $910.5K
10. Devery Hamilton Duke Giants T $711.5K
11. Josh Blackwell Duke Bears CB $705K
12. Deon Jackson Duke Colts RB $660K

Florida State

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Jalen Ramsey Florida State Rams CB $20M
2. Derwin James Florida State Chargers S $19.1M
3. Jameis Winston Florida State Saints QB $14M
4. Josh Sweat Florida State Eagles DE $13.3M
5. Dalvin Cook Florida State Vikings RB $12.6M
6. Rodney Hudson Florida State Cardinals C $10M
6. Ronald Darby Florida State Broncos CB $10M
8. Cameron Erving Florida State Panthers T $5M
9. Graham Gano Florida State Giants K $4.7M
10. Brian Burns Florida State Panthers DE $3.4M
11. Jermaine Johnson Florida State Jets DE $3.3M
12. Dustin Hopkins Florida State Chargers K $3M
13. Derrick Nnadi Florida State Chiefs DT $2.8M
14. LaMarcus Joyner Florida State Jets FS $2.6M
15. P.J. Williams Florida State Saints CB $2.4M
16. Asante Samuel Jr. Florida State Chargers CB $1.8M
17. Cam Akers Florida State Rams RB $1.5M
18. DeMarcus Walker Florida State Titans DE $1.2M
19. Bobby Hart Florida State Bills RT $1.2M
20. Joshua Kaindoh Florida State Chiefs DE $994.8K
21. Keir Thomas Florida State Rams OLB $854.2K

Georgia Tech

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Darren Waller Georgia Tech Raiders TE $17M
2. Shaq Mason Georgia Tech Buccaneers G $9M
3. Harrison Butker Georgia Tech Chiefs K $4.1M
4. Adam Gotsis Georgia Tech Jaguars DE $1M
5. Tariq Carpenter Georgia Tech Packers LB $941.3K
6. Jordan Mason Georgia Tech 49ers RB $856.7K
7. Jack Coco Georgia Tech Packers LS $853.3K
8. Tyler Davis Georgia Tech Packers TE $780K

Louisville

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Jaire Alexander Louisville Packers CB $21M
2. DeVante Parker Louisville Patriots WR $7.6M
3. Teddy Bridgewater Louisville Dolphins QB $6.5M
4. Sheldon Rankins Louisville Jets DT $5.5M
5. Mekhi Becton Louisville Jets RT $4.6M
6. Lamar Jackson Louisville Ravens QB $2.4M
7. TuTu Atwell Louisville Rams WR $1.5M
8. Geron Christian Louisville Chiefs T $1.2M

Miami

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. David Njoku Miami Browns TE $13.7M
2. Rayshawn Jenkins Miami Jaguars S $8.8M
3. Calais Campbell Miami Ravens DE $6.3M
4. Braxton Berrios Miami Jets WR $6M
5. Al-Quadin Muhammad Miami Bears DE $4M
6. Jaelan Phillips Miami Dolphins DE $3.5M
7. Denzel Perryman Miami Raiders ILB $3M
8. Greg Rousseau Miami Bills DE $2.9M
9. Artie Burns Miami Seahawks CB $2M
10. Pat O'Donnell Miami Packers P $2M
11. Deon Bush Miami Chiefs S $1.2M
12. Phillip Dorsett Miami Texans WR $1.1M
13. Brevin Jordan Miami Texans TE $958K
14. Shaq Quarterman Miami Jaguars LB $947.4K
14. DeeJay Dallas Miami Seahawks RB $947.4K
16. Jonathan Ford Miami Packers DT $940.3K
17. K.J. Osborn Miami Vikings WR $890.7K
18. Jonathan Garvin Miami Packers OLB $843.6K
19. Michael Jackson Miami Seahawks CB $825K
20. Dee Delaney Miami Buccaneers CB $780K
21. Jaquan Johnson Miami Bills S $676.1K
22. Travis Homer Miami Seahawks RB $665.7K

North Carolina

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Robert Quinn North Carolina Bears DE $14M
2. Mitchell Trubisky North Carolina Steelers QB $7.1M
3. James Hurst North Carolina Saints RT $3M
4. M.J. Stewart North Carolina Texans CB $2.3M
5. Javonte Williams North Carolina Broncos RB $2.2M
6. Mack Hollins North Carolina Raiders WR $2M
7. Joshua Ezeudu North Carolina Giants G $1.4M
8. Giovani Bernard North Carolina Buccaneers RB $1.3M
9. Dyami Brown North Carolina Commanders WR $1.2M
10. Andre Smith North Carolina Bills ILB $1.2M
11. Michael Carter North Carolina Jets RB $1.1M
12. Sam Howell North Carolina Commanders QB $1M
13. Charlie Heck North Carolina Texans G $1M
14. Ty Chandler North Carolina Vikings RB $989.7K
15. Marcus McKethan North Carolina Giants G $984.1K
16. Tomon Fox North Carolina Giants LB $856.7K
17. Antonio Williams North Carolina Giants RB $792.5K
18. Cole Holcomb North Carolina Commanders LB $688.7K

North Carolina State

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Joe Thuney North Carolina State Chiefs G $16M
2. B.J. Hill North Carolina State Bengals DT $10M
3. Ikem Ekwonu North Carolina State Panthers T $6.9M
4. Bradley Chubb North Carolina State Broncos OLB $6.8M
5. Nyheim Hines North Carolina State Colts RB $6.2M
6. Justin Jones North Carolina State Bears DT $6M
7. Jacoby Brissett North Carolina State Browns QB $4.7M
8. Jakobi Meyers North Carolina State Patriots WR $4M
9. Garrett Bradbury North Carolina State Vikings C $3.2M
10. A.J. Cole North Carolina State Raiders P $3M
11. Alim McNeill North Carolina State Lions DT $1.3M
12. Kentavius Street North Carolina State Saints DE $1.3M
13. Josh Jones North Carolina State Seahawks S $1.1M
14. Germaine Pratt North Carolina State Bengals LB $1M
15. Trenton Gill North Carolina State Bears P $934.3K
16. Ricky Person Jr. North Carolina State Ravens RB $855K
17. James Smith-Williams North Carolina State Commanders DE $848.2K

Pittsburgh

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Aaron Donald Pittsburgh Rams DT $31.7M
2. Brian O'Neill Pittsburgh Vikings T $18.5M
3. Tyler Boyd Pittsburgh Bengals WR $10.8M
4. Avonte Maddox Pittsburgh Eagles CB $7.5M
5. Jordan Whitehead Pittsburgh Jets S $7.3M
6. James Conner Pittsburgh Cardinals RB $7M
7. Kenny Pickett Pittsburgh Steelers QB $3.5M
8. K'Waun Williams Pittsburgh Broncos CB $2.6M
9. Andy Lee Pittsburgh Cardinals P $1.5M
10. Patrick Jones Pittsburgh Vikings DE $1.2M
11. Damarri Mathis Pittsburgh Broncos CB $1.1M
12. Rashad Weaver Pittsburgh Titans DE $1M
13. Jason Pinnock Pittsburgh Giants CB $937.6K
14. Damar Hamlin Pittsburgh Bills S $910.1K
15. Dane Jackson Pittsburgh Bills CB $855K
16. Cal Adomitis Pittsburgh Bengals LS $705K
16. D.J. Turner Pittsburgh Raiders WR $705K

Syracuse

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Chandler Jones Syracuse Raiders DE $17M
2. Justin Pugh Syracuse Cardinals G $9M
3. Zaire Franklin Syracuse Colts OLB $3.3M
4. Andre Cisco Syracuse Jaguars S $1.3M
5. Ifeatu Melifonwu Syracuse Lions CB $1.2M
6. Riley Dixon Syracuse Rams P $1M
7. Alton Robinson Syracuse Seahawks DE $911.6K
8. Kingsley Jonathan Syracuse Bears DT $856.7K
9. Trill Williams Syracuse Dolphins CB $808.3K

Virginia

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Morgan Moses Virginia Ravens RT $5M
2. Olamide Zaccheaus Virginia Falcons WR $2.4M
3. Rodney McLeod Virginia Colts FS $1.8M
4. Juan Thornhill Virginia Chiefs S $1.2M
5. Brent Urban Virginia Ravens DE $1.1M
6. Micah Kiser Virginia Raiders ILB $1.1M
7. Bryce Hall Virginia Jets CB $902.7K
8. Joey Blount Virginia Seahawks S $857.7K
9. Bryce Perkins Virginia Rams QB $742.5K

Virginia Tech

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Wyatt Teller Virginia Tech Browns G $14.2M
2. Duane Brown Virginia Tech Jets LT $10M
2. Kendall Fuller Virginia Tech Commanders CB $10M
4. Logan Thomas Virginia Tech Commanders TE $8M
5. Tyrod Taylor Virginia Tech Giants QB $5.5M
6. Chuck Clark Virginia Tech Ravens S $5.1M
7. Tim Settle Virginia Tech Bills DT $4.5M
8. Brandon Facyson Virginia Tech Colts CB $3.8M
9. Caleb Farley Virginia Tech Titans CB $3.4M
10. Christian Darrisaw Virginia Tech Vikings T $3.3M
11. Tremaine Edmunds Virginia Tech Bills ILB $3.2M
12. Terrell Edmunds Virginia Tech Steelers S $2.5M
13. Kyle Fuller Virginia Tech Ravens CB $2.5M
14. Joey Slye Virginia Tech Commanders K $2.4M
15. Divine Deablo Virginia Tech Raiders LB $1.2M
16. James Mitchell Virginia Tech Lions TE $975.6K
17. Amaré Barno Virginia Tech Panthers DE $961.4K
18. Luke Tenuta Virginia Tech Colts T $953.2K
19. Lecitus Smith Virginia Tech Cardinals G $948K
20. Khalil Herbert Virginia Tech Bears RB $902.7K
21. Tae Daley Virginia Tech Cardinals S $853.3K
22. Yosh Nijman Virginia Tech Packers T $540K

Wake Forest

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Jessie Bates III Wake Forest Bengals S $12.9M
2. Phil Haynes Wake Forest Seahawks G $2.5M
3. Carlos Basham Jr. Wake Forest Bills DE $1.4M
4. Zach Tom Wake Forest Packers T $1M
5. Ja'Sir Taylor Wake Forest Chargers CB $948K
6. John Wolford Wake Forest Rams QB $895K
7. Justin Strnad Wake Forest Broncos LB $883.2K
8. Justin Herron Wake Forest Patriots T $866.9K
9. Luiji Vilain Wake Forest Vikings LB $860K
10. Luke Masterson Wake Forest Raiders LB $856.7K
11. Greg Dortch Wake Forest Cardinals WR $780K