John Tavares

Center Age: 24 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#1 overall), 2009 College: Oshawa
  • Current Contract

    John Tavares signed a 6 year / $33,000,000 contract with the New York Islanders, including an annual average salary of $5,500,000. In 2015-16, Tavares will earn a base salary of $6,000,000. Tavares has a cap hit of $5,500,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $33,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,500,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary (Cash) Signing Bonus Incentive Cap Hit
    2012-13 Contract details by year 21 $2,341,463 - - $5,500,000
    2013-14 Contract details by year 22 $5,000,000 - - $5,500,000
    2014-15 Contract details by year 23 $6,000,000 - - $5,500,000
    2015-16 Contract details by year 24 $6,000,000 - - $5,500,000
    2016-17 Contract details by year 25 $6,000,000 - - $5,500,000
    2017-18 Contract details by year 26 $6,000,000 - - $5,500,000
    2018-19 Free Agent Year 27 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • NMC, modified NTC (not eligible to begin until 2016-17
    • 82 Game 2012 Salary: $4,000,000

    Previous Contracts

    2009-2011Entry Level

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $11,250,000
    Signing Bonus $270,000
    Average Salary $3,750,000
    Free Agent: 2012 / RFA
    Year   Age Base Salary (Cash) Signing Bonus Incentive Cap Hit
    2009-10 Contract details by year 18 $810,000 $90,000 $2,850,000 $900,000
    2010-11 Contract details by year 19 $810,000 $90,000 $2,850,000 $900,000
    2011-12 Contract details by year 20 $810,000 $90,000 $2,850,000 $900,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $810,000 $90,000 - $900,000
    2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $810,000 $90,000 - $900,000
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $810,000 $90,000 - $900,000
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,341,463 - - $2,341,463
    2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
    2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
    Est. Earnings (7 seasons) $21,771,463 $270,000 - $22,041,463
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    11/25/2011 Player contract details by year $2,500 Slashing Zach Parise
    - $2,500
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how John Tavares ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($5,500,000) Rank
    NHL: #87
    Eastern: #0
    Eastern Metropolitan: #0
    New York Islanders: #2
    Center: #27

    Total Cash ($6,000,000) Rank
    NHL: #63
    Center: #20

    Average Annual ($5,500,000) Rank
    NHL: #89
    Center: #27