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Columbus Blue Jackets 2019-2020 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Columbus Blue Jackets 2019-2020 salary cap table, including team cap space, buyouts, buried & retained salary, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

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Player (28) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Atkinson Cameron Atkinson RW 30 $7,375,000 - - $7,375,000 $5,875,000 $5,875,000 7.57
Nyquist Gustav Nyquist RW 30 $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 7.08
Foligno Nick Foligno LW 31 $5,500,000 - - $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 7.08
Jones Seth Jones D 24 $5,400,000 - - $5,400,000 $5,400,000 $5,400,000 6.96
Werenski Zachary Werenski D 22 $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 6.44
Wennberg Alexander Wennberg C 25 $5,350,000 - - $5,350,000 $4,900,000 $4,900,000 6.31
Murray Ryan Murray D 26 $4,500,000 - - $4,500,000 $4,600,000 $4,600,000 5.93
Savard David Savard D 28 $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $4,250,000 $4,250,000 5.47
Jenner Boone Jenner C 26 $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $3,750,000 $3,750,000 4.83
Nash Riley Nash C 30 $2,750,000 - - $2,750,000 $2,750,000 $2,750,000 3.54
Nutivaara Markus Nutivaara D 25 $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000 $2,700,000 $2,700,000 3.48
Shore Devin Shore C 25 $2,400,000 - - $529,023 $2,300,000 $2,300,000 2.96
Harrington Scott Harrington D 26 $1,600,000 - - $1,600,000 $1,633,333 $1,633,333 2.10
Korpisalo Joonas Korpisalo G 25 $1,150,000 - - $1,150,000 $1,150,000 $1,150,000 1.48
Bemstrom Emil Bemstrom C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $425,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.19
Gavrikov Vladislav Gavrikov D 23 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.19
Texier Alexandre Texier C 20 $832,500 $92,500 - $925,000 $897,500 $897,500 1.16
Dubois Pierre-Luc Dubois LW 21 $832,500 - $2,500,000 $832,500 $894,167 $894,167 1.15
Merzlikins Elvis Merzlikins G 25 $874,125 - - $874,125 $874,125 $874,125 1.13
Kukan Dean Kukan D 26 $750,000 - - $750,000 $725,000 $725,000 0.93
Robinson Eric Robinson LW 24 $874,125 - - $686,200 $874,125 $686,200 0.88
Lilja Jakob Lilja LW 26 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $625,125 $792,500 $532,625 0.69
Peeke Andrew Peeke D 21 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $566,956 $916,666 $522,368 0.67
Stenlund Kevin Stenlund C 23 $832,500 $92,500 - $416,268 $864,167 $432,078 0.56
Carlsson Gabriel Carlsson D 22 $832,500 - - $3,491,826 $894,166 $374,946 0.48
Gerbe Nathan Gerbe LW 32 $700,000 - - $387,589 $675,000 $373,787 0.48
MacInnis Ryan MacInnis C 23 $874,125 - - $296,100 $874,125 $296,100 0.38
Matteau Stefan Matteau LW 25 $700,000 - - $173,098 $725,000 $179,308 0.23
 

2019 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (3) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Dubinsky Brandon Dubinsky
(Wrist)
C 33 $5,850,000 - - $5,850,000 $5,850,000 $5,850,000 7.54
Bjorkstrand Oliver Bjorkstrand
(Ankle)
RW 24 $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 3.22
Anderson Josh Anderson
(Shoulder)
RW 25 $2,100,000 - - $2,100,000 $1,850,000 $1,850,000 2.38
 

2019 Buried Cap

Player (8) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
KivlenieksMatiss Kivlenieks G 23 $832,500 $92,500 $425,000 $447,600 $925,000 $497,300 0.64
SherwoodKole Sherwood LW 22 $700,000 - $20,000 $184,387 $693,333 $182,672 0.24
ClendeningAdam Clendening D 26 $700,000 - - $33,867 $700,000 $33,867 0.04
FoudyLiam Foudy C 19 $832,500 $92,500 $375,000 $110,404 $925,000 $19,892 0.03
ThurkaufCalvin Thurkauf C 22 $700,000 - - $19,220 $715,000 $19,220 0.02
DanoMarko Dano C 24 $800,000 - - $17,204 $800,000 $17,204 0.02
VehvilainenVeini Vehvilainen G 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $96,976 $925,000 $4,973 0.01
ScottJustin Scott RW 24 $700,000 - - $3,763 $700,000 $3,763 0.00
 

2019 Buyout Cap

Player (2) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
TyutinFedor Tyutin D 36 $1,458,333 - - $1,458,333   $1,458,333 $1,458,333 1.88
HartnellScott Hartnell LW 37 - - - -   $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1.61
 

2019 Retained Cap

Player (2) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary   Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
MilanoSonny Milano LW 23 $681,425 - - $681,425 - - 0.00
HannikainenMarkus Hannikainen LW 26 $120,960 - - $120,960 - - 0.00
 

2019-2020 Cap Totals

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

Cap Type Total
2019-2020 NHL Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2019-2020 NHL Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Active Contracts $67,164,874
Injured Reserve Money $10,200,000
Buried Money $778,891
Buyout Money $2,708,333
Total Allocated Cap $80,852,098
Cap Space $3,866,239
Cap Type Cap Total
2019-2020 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2019-2020 Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Columbus's Adjusted Salary Cap $81,500,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $68,824,875 $555,000 $4,757,500 $67,528,810 $67,164,874 $63,946,537
Injured Reserve $10,450,000 - - $10,450,000 $10,200,000 $10,200,000
Buried $6,097,500 $277,500 $820,000 $913,421 $778,891 $778,891
Buyout Money $1,458,333 - - $1,458,333 $2,708,333 $2,708,333
Total Cap Allocations $87,633,093 $832,500 $5,577,500 - $80,852,098 $77,633,761
Cap Space $3,866,239


2019-2020 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (17) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
TarasovDaniil Tarasov G 20 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
CollinsRyan Collins D 23 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $880,833 $880,833
Fix-WolanskyTrey Fix-Wolansky RW 20 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $809,166 $809,166
PrapavessisMichael Prapavessis D 23 $720,000 $60,000 $120,000 $70,000 $770,000 $770,000
FortierMaxime Fortier RW 21 $792,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $759,166 $759,166
DalpeZac Dalpe C 29 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000
BittnerPaul Bittner LW 22 $800,000 - $32,500 $70,000 $747,500 $747,500
SomerbyDoyle Somerby D 25 $715,000 - - $70,000 $715,000 $715,000
SimpsonDillon Simpson D 26 $700,000 - - $225,000 $675,000 $675,000
KivlenieksMatiss Kivlenieks G 23 $832,500 $92,500 $425,000 $70,000 $925,000 $497,300
SherwoodKole Sherwood LW 22 $700,000 - $20,000 $70,000 $693,333 $182,672
ClendeningAdam Clendening D 26 $700,000 - - $450,000 $700,000 $33,867
FoudyLiam Foudy C 19 $832,500 $92,500 $375,000 $70,000 $925,000 $19,892
ThurkaufCalvin Thurkauf C 22 $700,000 - - $70,000 $715,000 $19,220
DanoMarko Dano C 24 $800,000 - - $300,000 $800,000 $17,204
VehvilainenVeini Vehvilainen G 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $4,973
ScottJustin Scott RW 24 $700,000 - - $85,000 $700,000 $3,763