John Carlson

Defenseman Age: 25 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#27 overall), 2008
  • Current Contract

    John Carlson signed a 6 year / $23,800,000 contract with the Washington Capitals, including an annual average salary of $3,966,667. In 2015-16, Carlson will earn a base salary of $4,000,000. Carlson has a cap hit of $3,966,667.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $23,800,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,966,667
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary (Cash) Signing Bonus Incentive Cap Hit
    2012-13 Contract details by year 22 $2,321,951 - - $3,966,667
    2013-14 Contract details by year 23 $4,000,000 - - $3,966,667
    2014-15 Contract details by year 24 $4,000,000 - - $3,966,667
    2015-16 Contract details by year 25 $4,000,000 - - $3,966,667
    2016-17 Contract details by year 26 $4,000,000 - - $3,966,667
    2017-18 Contract details by year 27 $4,000,000 - - $3,966,667
    2018-19 Free Agent Year 28 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
     

    Previous Contracts

    2008-2011Entry Level

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $2,625,000
    Signing Bonus $262,500
    Average Salary $875,000
    Free Agent: 2012 / RFA
    Year   Age Base Salary (Cash) Signing Bonus Incentive Cap Hit
    2008-09 Contract details by year 18 - $87,500 - -
    2009-10 Contract details by year 19 $787,500 $87,500 - $845,833
    2011-12 Contract details by year 21 $787,500 $87,500 - $845,833
    2012-13 Contract details by year 22 $787,500 - - $845,833
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings - $87,500 - $87,500
    2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $787,500 $87,500 - $875,000
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $787,500 $87,500 - $875,000
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $787,500 - - $787,500
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,321,951 - - $2,321,951
    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 $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000
    Est. Earnings (7 seasons) $16,684,451 $262,500 - $16,946,951
  • 2015 Player Rankings

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

     

    Cap Hit ($3,966,667) Rank
    NHL: #218
    Eastern: #0
    Eastern Metropolitan: #0
    Washington Capitals: #8
    Defenseman: #77

    Total Cash ($4,000,000) Rank
    NHL: #195
    Defenseman: #61

    Average Annual ($3,966,667) Rank
    NHL: #224
    Defenseman: #78