Updated by Dan on Sep 1, 2022

Conference USA player salaries in the 2022 NFL season

What Conference USA schools had the most and highest paid NFL players in 2022?
How it works

College # Salary
1. Middle Tennessee State 6 $31.2M
2. Texas-El Paso 5 $26.4M
3. Florida Atlantic 8 $25.8M
4. Western Kentucky 6 $22.5M
5. Alabama-Birmingham 5 $16.3M
6. Florida International 3 $14.2M
7. Louisiana Tech 7 $12.4M
8. Charlotte 3 $10M
9. Rice 6 $9.8M
10. Texas-San Antonio 5 $7.2M
11. North Texas 3 $3.1M


Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Darious Williams Alabama-Birmingham Jaguars CB $10M
2. Chris Hubbard Alabama-Birmingham Browns T $2.6M
3. Alex Wright Alabama-Birmingham Browns OLB $1.3M
4. Anthony Rush Alabama-Birmingham Falcons DT $1.3M
5. Jordan Smith Alabama-Birmingham Jaguars DE $1.1M


Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Larry Ogunjobi Charlotte Steelers DT $8M
2. Alex Highsmith Charlotte Steelers OLB $1.1M
3. Nate Davis Charlotte Titans G $925K

Florida Atlantic

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Trey Hendrickson Florida Atlantic Bengals DE $15M
2. Azeez Al-Shaair Florida Atlantic 49ers LB $4M
3. Greg Joseph Florida Atlantic Vikings K $2.4M
4. Harrison Bryant Florida Atlantic Browns TE $1M
5. Devin Singletary Florida Atlantic Bills RB $974.5K
6. Desmond Noel Florida Atlantic Bengals G $854.2K
7. Brandon Walton Florida Atlantic Buccaneers T $787.5K
8. James Pierre Florida Atlantic Steelers CB $764.7K

Florida International

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Jonnu Smith Florida International Patriots TE $12.5M
2. Teair Tart Florida International Titans DT $895K
3. Stantley Thomas-Oliver Florida International Panthers CB $849.5K

Louisiana Tech

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Xavier Woods Louisiana Tech Panthers S $5M
2. Boston Scott Louisiana Tech Eagles RB $1.8M
3. Milton Williams Louisiana Tech Eagles DT $1.3M
4. Justin Ellis Louisiana Tech Giants DT $1.3M
5. Trent Taylor Louisiana Tech Bengals WR $1.1M
6. L'Jarius Sneed Louisiana Tech Chiefs CB $982.3K
7. Amik Robertson Louisiana Tech Raiders CB $947.4K

Middle Tennessee State

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Kevin Byard Middle Tennessee State Titans FS $14.1M
2. Charvarius Ward Middle Tennessee State 49ers CB $13.5M
3. Richie James Middle Tennessee State Giants WR $1.1M
4. Darius Harris Middle Tennessee State Chiefs OLB $895K
5. Reed Blankenship Middle Tennessee State Eagles S $855K
6. Robert Jones Middle Tennessee State Dolphins G $818.3K

North Texas

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Jeff Wilson North Texas 49ers RB $1.1M
2. Jaelon Darden North Texas Buccaneers WR $1M
3. Jalen Guyton North Texas Chargers WR $965K


Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Chris Boswell Rice Steelers K $5M
2. Bryce Callahan Rice Chargers CB $1.3M
2. Christian Covington Rice Chargers DT $1.3M
4. Jack Fox Rice Lions P $780K
5. Nick Leverett Rice Buccaneers G $742.5K
6. Myles Adams Rice Seahawks DT $705K

Texas-El Paso

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Aaron Jones Texas-El Paso Packers RB $12M
2. Roy Robertson-Harris Texas-El Paso Jaguars DT $7.8M
3. Nik Needham Texas-El Paso Dolphins CB $4M
4. Eric Tomlinson Texas-El Paso Broncos TE $1.4M
5. Will Hernandez Texas-El Paso Cardinals G $1.2M

Texas-San Antonio

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Marcus Davenport Texas-San Antonio Saints DE $3.4M
2. Spencer Burford Texas-San Antonio 49ers G $1.1M
3. Tariq Woolen Texas-San Antonio Seahawks CB $998.1K
4. Sincere McCormick Texas-San Antonio Raiders RB $853.3K
5. Kevin Strong Texas-San Antonio Titans DT $850K

Western Kentucky

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. George Fant Western Kentucky Jets RT $9.1M
2. Tyler Higbee Western Kentucky Rams TE $7.3M
3. Mike White Western Kentucky Jets QB $2.5M
4. DeAngelo Malone Western Kentucky Falcons LB $1.3M
5. Forrest Lamp Western Kentucky Saints G $1.2M
6. Bailey Zappe Western Kentucky Patriots QB $1.1M