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 (22) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap % Notes
McDavid Connor McDavid C 25 $2,000,000 $13,000,000 - $15,000,000 $12,500,000 $12,500,000 15.34
Draisaitl Leon Draisaitl C 26 $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 10.43
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 28 $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000 $3,250,000 $3,250,000 3.99
Kassian Zack Kassian RW 31 $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
Smith Mike Smith G 39 $1,900,000 - - $1,900,000 $2,200,000 $2,200,000 2.70
Kane Evander Kane LW 30 $750,000 $625,000 - $1,000,000 $2,108,696 $2,108,696 2.59
Archibald Josh Archibald RW 29 $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.84
Russell Kris Russell D 34 $1,250,000 - - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1.53
Ryan Derek Ryan C 35 $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
Kulak Brett Kulak D 28 $2,200,000 - - $429,000 $1,850,000 $925,000 1.13
Bouchard Evan Bouchard D 22 $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
McLeod Ryan McLeod C 22 $775,000 $92,500 $57,500 $790,000 $834,167 $750,780 0.92 Two-Way
Brassard Derick Brassard C 34 $825,000 - - $412,500 $825,000 $412,500 0.51
 

2021 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Nurse Darnell Nurse
(Covid-19)
D 26 $5,600,000 - - $5,600,000 $5,600,000 $5,600,000 6.87
 

2021 Long Term Injured Reserve Cap

Player (2) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Klefbom Oscar Klefbom
(Shoulder)
D 28 $4,500,000 - - $4,500,000 $4,167,000 $4,167,000 5.11
Turris Kyle Turris
(Undisclosed)
C 32 $2,200,000 - - $2,200,000 $1,650,000 $1,650,000 2.02
 

2021 Buried Cap

Player (13) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
BensonTyler Benson LW 23 $750,000 - - $588,750 $750,000 $588,750 0.72
KoekkoekSlater Koekkoek D 27 $750,000 - - $427,500 $925,000 $527,250 0.65
SceviourColton Sceviour C 32 $750,000 - - $487,500 $750,000 $487,500 0.60
SkinnerStuart Skinner G 23 $750,000 - - $315,000 $750,000 $315,000 0.39
NiemelainenMarkus Niemelainen D 23 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $347,500 $817,500 $277,984 0.34
BrobergPhilip Broberg D 20 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $321,465 $863,333 $237,435 0.29
PerliniBrendan Perlini LW 25 $750,000 - - $217,500 $750,000 $217,500 0.27
MaloneBrad Malone LW 32 $750,000 - - $82,500 $750,000 $82,500 0.10
MarodyCooper Marody C 25 $750,000 - - $45,000 $750,000 $45,000 0.06
KonovalovIlya Konovalov G 23 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $118,750 $842,500 $29,491 0.04
RodrigueOlivier Rodrigue G 21 $750,000 $92,500 $132,500 $107,500 $795,000 $15,900 0.02
SamorukovDmitri Samorukov D 22 $832,500 - - $12,489 $825,000 $12,375 0.02
GriffithSeth Griffith RW 29 $750,000 - - $7,500 $725,000 $7,250 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 (2) 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
LagessonWilliam Lagesson D 25 $333,500 - - $333,500 - - 0.00
 

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 $69,823,771
Injured Reserve Money $5,600,000
Long Term Reserve Money $-934,373
Buried Money $2,843,935
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 $47,907,500 $16,217,500 $907,500 $61,489,000 $71,244,658 $69,823,771
Injured Reserve $5,600,000 - - $5,600,000 $5,600,000 $5,600,000
Long Term Injured Reserve $6,700,000 - - $6,700,000 $5,817,000 $-934,373
Buried $9,915,000 $370,000 $1,147,500 $3,078,954 $2,843,935 $2,843,935
Buyout Money $3,416,667 - - $3,416,667 $3,416,667 $3,416,667
Retained Money $1,083,500 - - $1,083,500 $750,000 $750,000
Total Cap Allocations $74,622,667 $16,587,500 $2,055,000 - $89,672,260 $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 (20) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
KesselringMichael Kesselring D 22 $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
PetrovMatvei Petrov LW 18 $750,000 $85,000 - $75,000 $843,333 $843,333
TullioTyler Tullio C 19 $750,000 $85,000 $15,000 $75,000 $843,333 $843,333
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
BensonTyler Benson LW 23 $750,000 - - $100,000 $750,000 $588,750
KoekkoekSlater Koekkoek D 27 $750,000 - - - $925,000 $527,250
SceviourColton Sceviour C 32 $750,000 - - $200,000 $750,000 $487,500
SkinnerStuart Skinner G 23 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $315,000
NiemelainenMarkus Niemelainen D 23 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $817,500 $277,984
BrobergPhilip Broberg D 20 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $70,000 $863,333 $237,435
PerliniBrendan Perlini LW 25 $750,000 - - $250,000 $750,000 $217,500
MaloneBrad Malone LW 32 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $82,500
MarodyCooper Marody C 25 $750,000 - - $150,000 $750,000 $45,000
KonovalovIlya Konovalov G 23 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $842,500 $29,491
RodrigueOlivier Rodrigue G 21 $750,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $795,000 $15,900
SamorukovDmitri Samorukov D 22 $832,500 - - $70,000 $825,000 $12,375
GriffithSeth Griffith RW 29 $750,000 - - $475,000 $725,000 $7,250
HollowayDylan Holloway C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $400,000 $80,000 $925,000 -