Paul Gaustad

Center Age: 33 Exp: 10 Years
Drafted: Round 7 (#220 overall), 2000 College: Portland
  • Current Contract

    Paul Gaustad signed a 4 year / $13,000,000 contract with the Nashville Predators, including an annual average salary of $3,250,000. In 2015-16, Gaustad will earn a base salary of $3,000,000. Gaustad has a cap hit of $3,250,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $13,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,250,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary (Cash) Signing Bonus Incentive Cap Hit
    2012-13 Contract details by year 30 $1,902,439 - - $3,250,000
    2013-14 Contract details by year 31 $4,000,000 - - $3,250,000
    2014-15 Contract details by year 32 $4,000,000 - - $3,250,000
    2015-16 Contract details by year 33 $3,000,000 - - $3,250,000
    2016-17 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 82 Game 2012 Salary: $3,250,000

    Previous Contracts

    2008-2011

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $9,200,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,300,000
    Free Agent: 2012 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary (Cash) Signing Bonus Incentive Cap Hit
    2008-09 Contract details by year 26 $1,700,000 - - $2,300,000
    2009-10 Contract details by year 27 $2,500,000 - - $2,300,000
    2010-11 Contract details by year 28 $2,500,000 - - $2,300,000
    2011-12 Contract details by year 29 $2,500,000 - - $2,300,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2005-2006 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 - - $450,000
    2006-2007 Player Cash Earnings $675,000 - - $675,000
    2007-2008 Player Cash Earnings $750,000 - - $750,000
    2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $1,700,000 - - $1,700,000
    2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000
    2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,902,439 - - $1,902,439
    2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000
    2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000
    Est. Earnings (11 seasons) $23,977,439 - - $23,977,439
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Paul Gaustad ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($3,250,000) Rank
    NHL: #273
    Western: #0
    Western Central: #0
    Nashville Predators: #9
    Center: #54

    Total Cash ($3,000,000) Rank
    NHL: #278
    Center: #55

    Average Annual ($3,250,000) Rank
    NHL: #288
    Center: #59