Detroit Red Wings Active Financial Summary

A summary of financial breakdowns for the Detroit Red Wings, including multi-year cap totals, player cap hits, top earnings, contracts, & free agents.

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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   $58,190,833 $24,782,499 $6,662,500
Signed Players   34 15 4 0 0
Forwards   $33,079,167 $12,485,000 $4,000,000
Defensemen   $7,463,333 $5,263,333
Goaltending   $3,000,000
Injured Reserve  
Suspended  
Buried/Buyout/Dead Cap   $2,805,556 $1,055,556 $1,055,556 $1,055,556


 

Roster Cap Figures

Current & future salary payroll figures for players on the active roster. For more view the complete Red Wings Salary Payroll Table

Forward Pos. 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27
Dylan Larkin C $6,100,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Jakub Vrana LW $5,250,000 $5,250,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Tyler Bertuzzi LW $4,750,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Robby Fabbri C $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 0UFA 0-
Pius Suter C $3,250,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Oskar Sundqvist C $2,750,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Adam Erne LW $2,100,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Michael Rasmussen C $1,460,000 $1,460,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Lucas Raymond RW $925,000 $925,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Joe Veleno C $894,167 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Givani Smith RW $750,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Defenseman Pos. 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27
Filip Hronek D $4,400,000 $4,400,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Jordan Oesterle D $1,350,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Moritz Seider D $863,333 $863,333 0RFA 0- 0-
Gustav Lindstrom D $850,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Goaltending Pos. 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27
Alex Nedeljkovic G $3,000,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
   

Dead Cap Figures

Pos. 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27
Justin Abdelkader LW $2,305,556 $1,055,556 $1,055,556 $1,055,556 0-
Richard Panik RW $1,375,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Frans Nielsen C $500,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
 

 

Non-Roster Forwards Money

Player Pos. 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27
BerggrenJonatan Berggren RW $925,000 $925,000 RFA - -
SoderblomElmer Soderblom RW $878,333 $878,333 $878,333 RFA -
HanasCross Hanas LW $859,167 $859,167 $859,167 RFA -
HiroseTaro Hirose LW $850,000 $850,000 UFA - -
AndreassonPontus Andreasson C $842,500 RFA - - -
CriscuoloKyle Criscuolo C $750,000 UFA - - -
 

Non-Roster Defensemen Money

Player Pos. 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27
EdvinssonSimon Edvinsson D $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 RFA -
SebrangoDonovan Sebrango D $850,833 $850,833 RFA - -
ViroEemil Viro D $850,833 $850,833 RFA - -
BartonSeth Barton D $832,500 RFA - - -
JohanssonAlbert Johansson D $820,000 $820,000 RFA - -
NewpowerWyatt Newpower D $800,000 RFA - - -
McIsaacJared McIsaac D $764,167 RFA - - -
KampferSteven Kampfer D $750,000 UFA - - -
 

Non-Roster Goaltenders Money

Player Pos. 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27
CossaSebastian Cossa G $925,000 $925,000 RFA - -
BrattstromVictor Brattstrom G $750,000 RFA - - -
OlkinuoraJussi Olkinuora G $750,000 UFA - - -