NHL Salary Rankings NHL Salary Rankings

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




2017 Defenseman Average Rankings

Player average
1

P.K. Subban

Defenseman
$9,000,000
2

Brent Burns

Defenseman
$8,000,000
3

Victor Hedman

Defenseman
$7,875,000
4

Shea Weber

Defenseman
$7,857,143
5

Dustin Byfuglien

Defenseman
$7,600,000
6

Ryan Suter

Defenseman
$7,538,462
7

Aaron Ekblad

Defenseman
$7,500,000
8

Kris Letang

Defenseman
$7,250,000
9

Drew Doughty

Defenseman
$7,000,000

Dion Phaneuf

Defenseman
$7,000,000
11

Brent Seabrook

Defenseman
$6,875,000
12

Mark Giordano

Defenseman
$6,750,000
13

Kevin Shattenkirk

Defenseman
$6,650,000
14

Zdeno Chara

Defenseman
$6,500,000

Alex Pietrangelo

Defenseman
$6,500,000

Erik Karlsson

Defenseman
$6,500,000
17

Keith Yandle

Defenseman
$6,350,000
18

Erik Johnson

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Mike Green

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Johnny Boychuk

Defenseman
$6,000,000
21

Dougie Hamilton

Defenseman
$5,750,000

Matt Niskanen

Defenseman
$5,750,000

Tobias Enstrom

Defenseman
$5,750,000
24

Marc Staal

Defenseman
$5,700,000
25

Duncan Keith

Defenseman
$5,538,462
26

Tyson Barrie

Defenseman
$5,500,000

Justin Schultz

Defenseman
$5,500,000

Nick Leddy

Defenseman
$5,500,000

Oliver Ekman-Larsson

Defenseman
$5,500,000

Colton Parayko

Defenseman
$5,500,000

Brooks Orpik

Defenseman
$5,500,000

Jeff Petry

Defenseman
$5,500,000

Andrej Sekera

Defenseman
$5,500,000

Tyler Myers

Defenseman
$5,500,000
35

Rasmus Ristolainen

Defenseman
$5,400,000

Seth Jones

Defenseman
$5,400,000

Jay Bouwmeester

Defenseman
$5,400,000
38

Torey Krug

Defenseman
$5,250,000

Hampus Lindholm

Defenseman
$5,250,000
40

Jared Spurgeon

Defenseman
$5,187,500
41

Zach Bogosian

Defenseman
$5,142,857
42

Dmitry Orlov

Defenseman
$5,100,000
43

Andrew MacDonald

Defenseman
$5,000,000

Morgan Rielly

Defenseman
$5,000,000

Andy Greene

Defenseman
$5,000,000

Alexander Edler

Defenseman
$5,000,000

Danny DeKeyser

Defenseman
$5,000,000
48

Marc Methot

Defenseman
$4,900,000
49

Sami Vatanen

Defenseman
$4,875,000
50

Paul Martin

Defenseman
$4,850,000
51

Justin Faulk

Defenseman
$4,833,333
52

Niklas Kronwall

Defenseman
$4,750,000
53

Ryan McDonagh

Defenseman
$4,700,000
54

T.J. Brodie

Defenseman
$4,650,000
55

Karl Alzner

Defenseman
$4,625,000
56

Jason Garrison

Defenseman
$4,600,000
57

Nikita Zaitsev

Defenseman
$4,500,000

Shayne Gostisbehere

Defenseman
$4,500,000

Jason Demers

Defenseman
$4,500,000

Anton Stralman

Defenseman
$4,500,000
61

Chris Tanev

Defenseman
$4,450,000
62

Jack Johnson

Defenseman
$4,357,143
63

Brendan Smith

Defenseman
$4,350,000
64

Dmitry Kulikov

Defenseman
$4,333,333
65

John Klingberg

Defenseman
$4,250,000

Jonathan Ericsson

Defenseman
$4,250,000

Marc-Edouard Vlasic

Defenseman
$4,250,000

David Savard

Defenseman
$4,250,000
69

Oscar Klefbom

Defenseman
$4,167,000
70

Adam Larsson

Defenseman
$4,166,667

Damon Severson

Defenseman
$4,166,667

Jonas Brodin

Defenseman
$4,166,667

Slava Voynov

Defenseman
$4,166,667
74

Alexei Emelin

Defenseman
$4,100,000

Brian Dumoulin

Defenseman
$4,100,000

Niklas Hjalmarsson

Defenseman
$4,100,000
77

Olli Maatta

Defenseman
$4,083,333
78

Jake Gardiner

Defenseman
$4,050,000
79

Jacob Muzzin

Defenseman
$4,000,000

Alec Martinez

Defenseman
$4,000,000

Kris Russell

Defenseman
$4,000,000

Roman Josi

Defenseman
$4,000,000

Kevin Bieksa

Defenseman
$4,000,000

Cam Fowler

Defenseman
$4,000,000

Marco Scandella

Defenseman
$4,000,000
86

John Carlson

Defenseman
$3,966,667
87

Josh Gorges

Defenseman
$3,900,000
88

Travis Hamonic

Defenseman
$3,857,143
89

Connor Murphy

Defenseman
$3,850,000
90

Justin Braun

Defenseman
$3,800,000
91

Will Butcher

Defenseman
$3,775,000

Noah Hanifin

Defenseman
$3,775,000
93

Dan Hamhuis

Defenseman
$3,750,000

Mattias Ekholm

Defenseman
$3,750,000
95

Braydon Coburn

Defenseman
$3,700,000
96

Mark Fayne

Defenseman
$3,625,000
97

Luca Sbisa

Defenseman
$3,600,000
98

Michael Stone

Defenseman
$3,500,000

Erik Gudbranson

Defenseman
$3,500,000
100

Radko Gudas

Defenseman
$3,350,000