NHL Salary Rankings NHL Salary Rankings

Listing the top salaries, cap hits, cash, earnings, contracts, and bonuses, for all active NHL players.




2017 Center Average Rankings

Player average
1

Leon Draisaitl

Center
$11,333,333
2

Jonathan Toews

Center
$10,500,000
3

Anze Kopitar

Center
$10,000,000
4

Evgeni Malkin

Center
$9,500,000
5

Sidney Crosby

Center
$8,700,000
6

Steven Stamkos

Center
$8,500,000
7

Claude Giroux

Center
$8,275,000
8

Ryan Getzlaf

Center
$8,250,000
9

Ryan Johansen

Center
$8,000,000

Joe Thornton

Center
$8,000,000
11

Evgeny Kuznetsov

Center
$7,800,000
12

Jason Spezza

Center
$7,500,000

Ryan O'Reilly

Center
$7,500,000
14

David Krejci

Center
$7,250,000
15

Henrik Sedin

Center
$7,000,000

Paul Stastny

Center
$7,000,000
17

Patrice Bergeron

Center
$6,875,000

Ryan Kesler

Center
$6,875,000
19

Nicklas Backstrom

Center
$6,700,000
20

Derek Stepan

Center
$6,500,000
21

Sean Monahan

Center
$6,375,000
22

Nathan MacKinnon

Center
$6,300,000
23

Mark Scheifele

Center
$6,125,000
24

David Backes

Center
$6,000,000

Filip Forsberg

Center
$6,000,000

Jordan Staal

Center
$6,000,000

Logan Couture

Center
$6,000,000

Joe Pavelski

Center
$6,000,000

Tomas Plekanec

Center
$6,000,000

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

Center
$6,000,000

Matt Duchene

Center
$6,000,000
32

Aleksander Barkov

Center
$5,900,000
33

Brandon Dubinsky

Center
$5,850,000
34

Tyler Seguin

Center
$5,750,000

Mikael Granlund

Center
$5,750,000

Travis Zajac

Center
$5,750,000
37

Mikko Koivu

Center
$5,500,000

Bo Horvat

Center
$5,500,000

John Tavares

Center
$5,500,000

Dave Bolland

Center
$5,500,000
41

Mika Zibanejad

Center
$5,350,000
42

Bryan Little

Center
$5,291,000
43

Jeff Carter

Center
$5,272,727
44

Frans Nielsen

Center
$5,250,000
45

Brayden Schenn

Center
$5,125,000
46

Derick Brassard

Center
$5,000,000

Valtteri Filppula

Center
$5,000,000

Mikhail Grabovski

Center
$5,000,000

Tyler Johnson

Center
$5,000,000
50

Alexander Wennberg

Center
$4,900,000

Alex Galchenyuk

Center
$4,900,000
52

Martin Hanzal

Center
$4,750,000

Carl Soderberg

Center
$4,750,000

Vincent Trocheck

Center
$4,750,000
55

Jori Lehtera

Center
$4,700,000
56

Tyler Ennis

Center
$4,600,000
57

Marcus Johansson

Center
$4,583,333
58

Artem Anisimov

Center
$4,550,000
59

Nazem Kadri

Center
$4,500,000
60

Alexander Killorn

Center
$4,450,000
61

Brandon Sutter

Center
$4,375,000
62

Sean Couturier

Center
$4,333,333
63

Craig Smith

Center
$4,250,000
64

Tyler Bozak

Center
$4,200,000
65

Mathieu Perreault

Center
$4,125,000
66

Nick Bonino

Center
$4,100,000

Nick Bjugstad

Center
$4,100,000
68

Adam Henrique

Center
$4,000,000

Victor Rask

Center
$4,000,000
70

Colin Wilson

Center
$3,937,500
71

Andrew Shaw

Center
$3,900,000
72

Darren Helm

Center
$3,850,000

Cody Eakin

Center
$3,850,000

Patrik Berglund

Center
$3,850,000
75

Rickard Rakell

Center
$3,800,000
76

Connor McDavid

Center
$3,775,000

Nolan Patrick

Center
$3,775,000

Auston Matthews

Center
$3,775,000

Jack Eichel

Center
$3,775,000
80

Nico Hischier

Center
$3,750,000

Anders Lee

Center
$3,750,000
82

Mikael Backlund

Center
$3,575,000

Sam Reinhart

Center
$3,575,000
84

Kyle Turris

Center
$3,500,000

Eric Staal

Center
$3,500,000

Lars Eller

Center
$3,500,000
87

Dylan Strome

Center
$3,400,000
88

Casey Cizikas

Center
$3,350,000
89

Zack Smith

Center
$3,250,000
90

Charlie Coyle

Center
$3,200,000
91

Sam Gagner

Center
$3,150,000
92

Matt Stajan

Center
$3,125,000
93

Jean-Gabriel Pageau

Center
$3,100,000
94

Marcus Kruger

Center
$3,083,333
95

Eric Fehr

Center
$3,000,000

Tomas Hertl

Center
$3,000,000
97

Leo Komarov

Center
$2,950,000
98

Boone Jenner

Center
$2,900,000
99

Teuvo Teravainen

Center
$2,860,000
100

Ryan Spooner

Center
$2,825,000