Columbus Blue Jackets 2022-2023 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Columbus Blue Jackets 2022-2023 salary cap table, including team cap space, buyouts, buried & retained salary, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Player (24) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap % Notes
Gaudreau Johnny Gaudreau LW 29 $7,750,000 $2,000,000 - $9,750,000 $9,750,000 $9,750,000 12.03 NMC
Werenski Zachary Werenski D 25 $8,000,000 $2,000,000 - $10,000,000 $9,583,333 $9,583,333 11.83
Laine Patrik Laine RW 24 $5,500,000 $2,000,000 - $7,500,000 $8,700,000 $8,700,000 10.74
Voracek Jakub Voracek RW 33 $1,250,000 $5,000,000 - $6,250,000 $8,250,063 $8,250,063 10.18
Nyquist Gustav Nyquist RW 33 $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 6.79
Merzlikins Elvis Merzlikins G 28 $5,250,000 - - $5,250,000 $5,400,000 $5,400,000 6.66 M-NTC
Gudbranson Erik Gudbranson D 31 $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 4.94 M-NTC
Roslovic Jack Roslovic C 26 $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 4.94
Gavrikov Vladislav Gavrikov D 27 $4,200,000 - - $4,200,000 $2,800,000 $2,800,000 3.46
Boqvist Adam Boqvist D 22 $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000 $2,600,000 $2,600,000 3.21
Kuraly Sean Kuraly C 30 $2,750,000 - - $2,750,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 3.09 M-NTC
Bean Jake Bean D 24 $2,200,000 - - $2,200,000 $2,333,333 $2,333,333 2.88
Robinson Eric Robinson LW 27 $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $1,600,000 $1,600,000 1.97
Korpisalo Joonas Korpisalo G 28 $1,300,000 - - $1,300,000 $1,300,000 $1,300,000 1.60
Danforth Justin Danforth RW 29 $975,000 - - $975,000 $975,000 $975,000 1.20
Chinakhov Yegor Chinakhov RW 21 $832,500 $92,500 $700,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.14 Two-Way
Johnson Kent Johnson C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.14 Two-Way
Sillinger Cole Sillinger C 19 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.14 Two-Way
Bemstrom Emil Bemstrom C 23 $900,000 - - $900,000 $900,000 $900,000 1.11
Blankenburg Nick Blankenburg D 24 $800,000 - - $800,000 $825,000 $825,000 1.02
Peeke Andrew Peeke D 24 $825,000 - - $825,000 $787,500 $787,500 0.97
Gaunce Brendan Gaunce C 28 $750,000 - - $750,000 $762,500 $762,500 0.94 Two-Way
Bayreuther Gavin Bayreuther D 28 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.93
Olivier Mathieu Olivier RW 25 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.93
 

2022 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Jenner Boone Jenner
(Back)
C 29 $3,750,000 - - $3,750,000 $3,750,000 $3,750,000 4.63
 

2022 Buyout Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
WennbergAlexander Wennberg C 28 $891,667 - - $891,667   $441,666 $441,666 0.55
 

2022-2023 Cap Totals

Salary cap totals including salaries, buyout figures, and projected floor & cap space.

Cap Type Adj Cap Total
2022-2023 NHL Salary Cap Max $82,500,000
2022-2023 NHL Salary Cap Floor $61,000,000
Active Contracts $76,841,729
Injured Reserve Money $3,750,000
Buyout Money $441,666
Total Allocated Cap $81,033,395
Cap Space $1,466,605
Cap Type Cap Total
2022-2023 Salary Cap Max $82,500,000
2022-2023 Salary Cap Floor $61,000,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Columbus's Adjusted Salary Cap $82,500,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $63,947,500 $11,277,500 $2,475,000 $75,225,000 $76,841,729 $76,841,729
Injured Reserve $3,750,000 - - $3,750,000 $3,750,000 $3,750,000
Buyout Money $891,667 - - $891,667 $441,666 $441,666
Total Cap Allocations $68,589,167 $11,277,500 $2,475,000 - $81,033,395 $81,033,395
Cap Space $1,466,605


2022-2023 Non-Roster Players

Salaries from players currently in the system. denotes a buried salary that counts against the payroll.

Player (20) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
TarasovDaniil Tarasov G 23 $750,000 - - - $1,050,000 $1,050,000
JiricekDavid Jiricek D 19 $855,000 $95,000 $1,000,000 $82,500 $950,000 $950,000
MateychukDenton Mateychuk D 18 $855,000 $95,000 $500,000 $82,500 $950,000 $950,000
BerniTim Berni D 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
BjorkMarcus Bjork D 25 $832,500 $92,500 - $80,000 $925,000 $925,000
ChristiansenJacob Christiansen D 23 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
MarchenkoKirill Marchenko LW 22 $832,500 $92,500 $425,000 $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
PyyhtiäMikael Pyyhtiä C 21 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $897,500 $897,500
DunneJoshua Dunne C 24 $874,125 - - - $874,125 $874,125
KnazkoSamuel Knazko D 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $870,000 $870,000
SvozilStanislav Svozil D 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $870,000 $870,000
AngleTyler Angle C 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $850,833 $850,833
Bjørgvik HolmOle Julian Bjørgvik Holm D 20 $750,000 $87,500 $80,000 $80,000 $845,833 $845,833
LalondeNolan Lalonde G 18 $750,000 $25,000 - $65,000 $798,333 $798,333
FoudyLiam Foudy C 22 $750,000 - - $200,000 $762,500 $762,500
SweezeyBilly Sweezey D 26 $750,000 - - $100,000 $762,500 $762,500
GreavesJet Greaves G 21 $750,000 - - $80,000 $758,333 $758,333
Fix-WolanskyTrey Fix-Wolansky RW 23 $750,000 - - $80,000 $750,000 $750,000
LuotoJoona Luoto LW 25 $750,000 - - $300,000 $750,000 $750,000
MeyerCarson Meyer RW 25 $750,000 - - $125,000 $750,000 $750,000