Columbus Blue Jackets Active Financial Summary

A summary of financial breakdowns for the Columbus Blue Jackets, including multi-year cap totals, player cap hits, top earnings, contracts, & free agents.

 

Salary Cap Breakdown Totals

A current & future look at the signed players & cap dollars allocated by position group.

    2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27
Total Cap Allocations   $96,983,353 $78,271,728 $50,130,833 $41,183,333 $24,733,333
Signed Players   44 30 12 6 3
Forwards   $46,462,563 $43,037,563 $24,700,000 $22,200,000 $9,750,000
Defensemen   $23,679,166 $19,341,666 $16,183,333 $13,583,333 $9,583,333
Goaltending   $6,700,000 $5,400,000 $5,400,000 $5,400,000 $5,400,000
Injured Reserve   $3,750,000
Suspended  
Buried/Buyout/Dead Cap   $441,666 $891,666 $891,668 $891,668


   

Dead Cap Figures

Pos. 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27
Alexander Wennberg C $441,666 $891,666 $891,668 $891,668 0-
 

 

Non-Roster Forwards Money

Player Pos. 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27
MarchenkoKirill Marchenko LW $925,000 $925,000 RFA - -
PyyhtiäMikael Pyyhtiä C $897,500 $897,500 $897,500 RFA -
DunneJoshua Dunne C $874,125 RFA - - -
AngleTyler Angle C $850,833 $850,833 RFA - -
FoudyLiam Foudy C $762,500 $762,500 RFA - -
Fix-WolanskyTrey Fix-Wolansky RW $750,000 RFA - - -
LuotoJoona Luoto LW $750,000 RFA - - -
MeyerCarson Meyer RW $750,000 RFA - - -
 

Non-Roster Defensemen Money

Player Pos. 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27
JiricekDavid Jiricek D $950,000 $950,000 $950,000 RFA -
MateychukDenton Mateychuk D $950,000 $950,000 $950,000 RFA -
BerniTim Berni D $925,000 RFA - - -
BjorkMarcus Bjork D $925,000 RFA - - -
ChristiansenJacob Christiansen D $925,000 RFA - - -
KnazkoSamuel Knazko D $870,000 $870,000 RFA - -
SvozilStanislav Svozil D $870,000 $870,000 RFA - -
Bjørgvik HolmOle Julian Bjørgvik Holm D $845,833 $845,833 RFA - -
SweezeyBilly Sweezey D $762,500 $762,500 RFA - -
 

Non-Roster Goaltenders Money

Player Pos. 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27
TarasovDaniil Tarasov G $1,050,000 $1,050,000 $1,050,000 RFA -
GreavesJet Greaves G $758,333 $758,333 RFA - -