Edmonton Oilers 2021-2022 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Edmonton Oilers 2021-2022 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 (23) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap % Notes
McDavid Connor McDavid C 24 $2,000,000 $13,000,000 - $15,000,000 $12,500,000 $12,500,000 15.34
Draisaitl Leon Draisaitl C 25 $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 10.43
Nurse Darnell Nurse D 26 $5,600,000 - - $5,600,000 $5,600,000 $5,600,000 6.87
Keith Duncan Keith D 38 $2,100,000 - - $2,100,000 $5,538,462 $5,538,462 6.80 NMC
Hyman Zach Hyman C 29 $1,550,000 $1,000,000 - $2,550,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 6.75 NMC
Nugent-Hopkins Ryan Nugent-Hopkins C 28 $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $5,125,000 $5,125,000 6.29
Koskinen Mikko Koskinen G 33 $4,500,000 - - $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 5.52 M-NTC
Barrie Tyson Barrie D 30 $3,500,000 $500,000 - $4,000,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 5.52
Ceci Cody Ceci D 27 $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000 $3,250,000 $3,250,000 3.99
Kassian Zack Kassian RW 30 $2,500,000 $1,000,000 - $3,500,000 $3,200,000 $3,200,000 3.93
Foegele Warren Foegele LW 25 $2,100,000 - - $2,100,000 $2,750,000 $2,750,000 3.37
Turris Kyle Turris C 32 $2,200,000 - - $2,200,000 $1,650,000 $1,650,000 2.02
Russell Kris Russell D 34 $1,250,000 - - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1.53
Ryan Derek Ryan C 34 $1,250,000 - - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1.53
Puljujarvi Jesse Puljujarvi RW 23 $1,450,000 - - $1,450,000 $1,175,000 $1,175,000 1.44
Yamamoto Kailer Yamamoto C 23 $1,175,000 - - $1,175,000 $1,175,000 $1,175,000 1.44
Koekkoek Slater Koekkoek D 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.13
Bouchard Evan Bouchard D 21 $832,500 - $850,000 $832,500 $863,333 $863,333 1.06 Two-Way
Shore Devin Shore C 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $850,000 $850,000 1.04
Benson Tyler Benson LW 23 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.92
Perlini Brendan Perlini LW 25 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.92
Sceviour Colton Sceviour C 32 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.92
Skinner Stuart Skinner G 22 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $716,250 0.88 Two-Way
 

2021 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Smith Mike Smith
(Lower-body)
G 39 $1,900,000 - - $1,900,000 $2,200,000 $2,200,000 2.70
 

2021 Long Term Injured Reserve Cap

Player (3) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Klefbom Oscar Klefbom D 28 $4,500,000 - - $4,500,000 $4,167,000 $4,167,000 5.11
Archibald Josh Archibald RW 28 $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.84
Stalock Alex Stalock G 34 $750,000 - - $750,000 $785,000 $785,000 0.96
 

2021 Buried Cap

Player (3) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
McLeodRyan McLeod C 22 $775,000 $92,500 $57,500 $867,500 $834,167 $33,368 0.04
LagessonWilliam Lagesson D 25 $750,000 - - $750,000 $725,000 $18,125 0.02
BrobergPhilip Broberg D 20 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $863,333 $4,642 0.01
 

2021 Buyout Cap

Player (2) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
NealJames Neal LW 34 $1,916,667 - - $1,916,667   $1,916,667 $1,916,667 2.35
SekeraAndrej Sekera D 35 $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000   $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.84
 

2021 Retained Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary   Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
LucicMilan Lucic LW 33 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.92
 

2021-2022 Cap Totals

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

Cap Type Adj Cap Total
2021-2022 NHL Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2021-2022 NHL Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Active Contracts $73,068,045
Injured Reserve Money $2,200,000
Long Term Reserve Money $2,009,153
Buried Money $56,135
Buyout Money $3,416,667
Retained Money $750,000
Total Allocated Cap $81,500,000
Cap Space $0
Cap Type Cap Total
2021-2022 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2021-2022 Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Edmonton's Adjusted Salary Cap $81,500,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $51,507,500 $15,500,000 $850,000 $67,007,500 $73,101,795 $73,068,045
Injured Reserve $1,900,000 - - $1,900,000 $2,200,000 $2,200,000
Long Term Injured Reserve $6,750,000 - - $6,750,000 $6,452,000 $2,009,153
Buried $2,357,500 $185,000 $907,500 $2,542,500 $56,135 $56,135
Buyout Money $3,416,667 - - $3,416,667 $3,416,667 $3,416,667
Retained Money $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000
Total Cap Allocations $66,681,667 $15,685,000 $1,757,500 - $85,976,597 $81,500,000
Cap Space $0


2021-2022 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (16) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
HollowayDylan Holloway C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $400,000 $80,000 $925,000 $925,000
KesselringMichael Kesselring D 21 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
LavoieRaphael Lavoie C 21 $800,000 $92,500 $32,500 $70,000 $870,000 $870,000
TullioTyler Tullio C 19 $750,000 $85,000 $15,000 $75,000 $843,333 $843,333
KonovalovIlya Konovalov G 23 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $842,500 $842,500
SoderlundTim Soderlund LW 23 $800,000 $92,500 $32,500 $70,000 $825,833 $825,833
SamorukovDmitri Samorukov D 22 $832,500 - - $70,000 $825,000 $825,000
NiemelainenMarkus Niemelainen D 23 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $817,500 $817,500
RodrigueOlivier Rodrigue G 21 $750,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $795,000 $795,000
KempPhilip Kemp D 22 $750,000 $80,000 - $70,000 $786,667 $786,667
SafinOstap Safin RW 22 $750,000 - $87,500 $70,000 $775,000 $775,000
MarodyCooper Marody C 24 $750,000 - - $150,000 $750,000 $750,000
GriffithSeth Griffith RW 28 $750,000 - - $475,000 $725,000 $725,000
McLeodRyan McLeod C 22 $775,000 $92,500 $57,500 $70,000 $834,167 $33,368
LagessonWilliam Lagesson D 25 $750,000 - - - $725,000 $18,125
BrobergPhilip Broberg D 20 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $70,000 $863,333 $4,642