NHL Salary Rankings NHL Salary Rankings

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




2017 Base Rankings

Player base
1

Sidney Crosby

Center
$10,900,000
2

Alex Ovechkin

Left Wing
$10,000,000
3

Evgeni Malkin

Center
$9,500,000
4

Ryan Getzlaf

Center
$9,025,000
5

Henrik Lundqvist

Goaltender
$9,000,000

Zach Parise

Left Wing
$9,000,000

Ryan Suter

Defenseman
$9,000,000

Claude Giroux

Center
$9,000,000

P.K. Subban

Defenseman
$9,000,000

Leon Draisaitl

Center
$9,000,000
11

Patrice Bergeron

Center
$8,750,000
12

Rick Nash

Left Wing
$8,200,000
13

Joe Thornton

Center
$8,000,000

Dustin Byfuglien

Defenseman
$8,000,000

Victor Hedman

Defenseman
$8,000,000

Ryan Johansen

Center
$8,000,000
17

Patrick Kane

Right Wing
$7,800,000

Jonathan Toews

Center
$7,800,000
19

Drew Doughty

Defenseman
$7,600,000
20

Keith Yandle

Defenseman
$7,500,000

David Krejci

Center
$7,500,000

Tuukka Rask

Goaltender
$7,500,000

Paul Stastny

Center
$7,500,000

Nicklas Backstrom

Center
$7,500,000

Jason Spezza

Center
$7,500,000

Corey Perry

Right Wing
$7,500,000
27

Bobby Ryan

Right Wing
$7,250,000

Kris Letang

Defenseman
$7,250,000
29

Johnny Boychuk

Defenseman
$7,000,000

Jonathan Quick

Goaltender
$7,000,000

Vladimir Tarasenko

Right Wing
$7,000,000

Alex Pietrangelo

Defenseman
$7,000,000

Alexander Steen

Left Wing
$7,000,000

Kevin Shattenkirk

Defenseman
$7,000,000

Braden Holtby

Goaltender
$7,000,000

Erik Karlsson

Defenseman
$7,000,000

Carey Price

Goaltender
$7,000,000

Henrik Zetterberg

Left Wing
$7,000,000

Pekka Rinne

Goaltender
$7,000,000

Derek Stepan

Center
$7,000,000

Henrik Sedin

Center
$7,000,000

Daniel Sedin

Left Wing
$7,000,000

Philip Kessel

Right Wing
$7,000,000
44

Johnny Gaudreau

Left Wing
$6,750,000

Mark Scheifele

Center
$6,750,000
46

Roberto Luongo

Goaltender
$6,714,000
47

Ryan Kesler

Center
$6,675,000
48

Dustin Brown

Right Wing
$6,500,000

Jeff Carter

Center
$6,500,000

Sergei Bobrovsky

Goaltender
$6,500,000

Colton Parayko

Defenseman
$6,500,000

Sean Monahan

Center
$6,500,000

Ryan Callahan

Right Wing
$6,500,000

Oliver Ekman-Larsson

Defenseman
$6,500,000

Bo Horvat

Center
$6,500,000

Travis Zajac

Center
$6,500,000
57

Brandon Saad

Left Wing
$6,250,000
58

Jonathan Huberdeau

Left Wing
$6,200,000
59

Alex Goligoski

Defenseman
$6,100,000
60

Matt Duchene

Center
$6,000,000

Erik Johnson

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Gabriel Landeskog

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Logan Couture

Center
$6,000,000

Joe Pavelski

Center
$6,000,000

Mikhail Grabovski

Center
$6,000,000

Jordan Eberle

Right Wing
$6,000,000

John Tavares

Center
$6,000,000

Artemi Panarin

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Evander Kane

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Tyler Seguin

Center
$6,000,000

Mike Smith

Goaltender
$6,000,000

Dion Phaneuf

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Mike Green

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Frans Nielsen

Center
$6,000,000

Jordan Staal

Center
$6,000,000

Jeff Skinner

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Hampus Lindholm

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Jakub Voracek

Right Wing
$6,000,000

Nathan Horton

Right Wing
$6,000,000

Filip Forsberg

Center
$6,000,000

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

Center
$6,000,000

Corey Crawford

Goaltender
$6,000,000

Taylor Hall

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Cory Schneider

Goaltender
$6,000,000

Alexander Edler

Defenseman
$6,000,000
86

Brandon Dubinsky

Center
$5,850,000
87

Blake Wheeler

Right Wing
$5,800,000
88

Nathan MacKinnon

Center
$5,750,000

Semyon Varlamov

Goaltender
$5,750,000

Marc-Andre Fleury

Goaltender
$5,750,000

Matt Niskanen

Defenseman
$5,750,000

Dougie Hamilton

Defenseman
$5,750,000

Tobias Enstrom

Defenseman
$5,750,000
94

Mike Hoffman

Left Wing
$5,650,000
95

Ondrej Palat

Left Wing
$5,600,000
96

Nick Foligno

Left Wing
$5,500,000

Zach Bogosian

Defenseman
$5,500,000

Jaden Schwartz

Left Wing
$5,500,000

Jared Spurgeon

Defenseman
$5,500,000

Jonathan Drouin

Left Wing
$5,500,000