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Edmonton Oilers Active Financial Summary

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

Oilers – The Athletic

 

Salary Cap Breakdown Totals

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

    2020-21 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25
Total Cap Allocations   $81,383,664 $51,572,834 $35,737,000 $24,200,000 $21,000,000
Signed Players   35 15 7 3 2
Forwards   $44,184,166 $31,450,000 $29,950,000 $24,200,000 $21,000,000
Defensemen   $18,783,666 $10,617,000 $4,167,000
Goaltending   $4,500,000 $4,500,000
Injured Reserve  
Suspended  
Buried/Buyout/Dead Cap   $3,833,333 $1,500,000 $1,500,000


No Trade
Modified No Trade
No Movement
Two Way Deal
 

Roster Cap Figures

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

Forward Pos. 2020-21 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25
Connor McDavid C $12,500,000 $12,500,000 $12,500,000 $12,500,000 $12,500,000
Leon Draisaitl C $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins C $6,000,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
James Neal LW $5,750,000 $5,750,000 $5,750,000 0UFA 0-
Zack Kassian RW $3,200,000 $3,200,000 $3,200,000 $3,200,000 0UFA
Alex Chiasson RW $2,150,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Josh Archibald RW $1,500,000 $1,500,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Jujhar Khaira LW $1,200,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Gaëtan Haas C $915,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Kailer Yamamoto C $894,166 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Joakim Nygard LW $875,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Patrick Russell RW $700,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Defenseman Pos. 2020-21 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25
Darnell Nurse D $5,600,000 $5,600,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Oscar Klefbom D $4,167,000 $4,167,000 $4,167,000 0UFA 0-
Adam Larsson D $4,166,666 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Kris Russell D $4,000,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Caleb Jones D $850,000 $850,000 0RFA 0- 0-
 
Goaltending Pos. 2020-21 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25
Mikko Koskinen G $4,500,000 $4,500,000 0UFA 0- 0-
   

Dead Cap Figures

Pos. 2020-21 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25
Andrej Sekera D $2,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 0- 0-
Benoit Pouliot LW $1,333,333 0- 0- 0- 0-
Milan Lucic LW $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0- 0-
   

Active Non-Roster Money

Player Pos. 2020-21 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25
BouchardEvan Bouchard D $925,000 RFA - - -
BrobergPhilip Broberg D $925,000 $925,000 RFA - -
LennstromTheodor Lennstrom D $925,000 RFA - - -
MarodyCooper Marody C $925,000 RFA - - -
LavoieRaphael Lavoie C $870,000 $870,000 $870,000 RFA -
SamorukovDmitri Samorukov D $855,833 RFA - - -
McLeodRyan McLeod C $834,167 $834,167 RFA - -
NiemelainenMarkus Niemelainen D $817,500 $817,500 RFA - -
RodrigueOlivier Rodrigue G $809,167 $809,167 RFA - -
BensonTyler Benson LW $808,333 RFA - - -
SkinnerStuart Skinner G $784,166 RFA - - -
MaksimovKirill Maksimov RW $770,833 RFA - - -
SafinOstap Safin RW $770,833 RFA - - -
WellsDylan Wells G $745,000 RFA - - -
CracknellAdam Cracknell RW $700,000 UFA - - -
GambardellaJoseph Gambardella C $700,000 UFA - - -