New Jersey Devils 2021-2022 Salary Cap

An updated look at the New Jersey Devils 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
Subban P.K. Subban D 32 $2,000,000 $6,000,000 - $8,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 12.41
Hamilton Dougie Hamilton D 28 $750,000 $5,550,000 - $6,300,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 12.41 NMC
Hischier Nico Hischier C 22 $7,250,000 - - $7,250,000 $7,250,000 $7,250,000 10.00
Tatar Tomas Tatar LW 30 $3,750,000 - - $3,750,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 6.21
Severson Damon Severson D 27 $5,050,000 - - $5,050,000 $4,166,666 $4,166,666 5.75
Bernier Jonathan Bernier G 33 $3,350,000 $250,000 - $3,600,000 $4,125,000 $4,125,000 5.69
Johnsson Andreas Johnsson LW 26 $750,000 $1,750,000 - $2,500,000 $3,400,000 $3,400,000 4.69
Graves Ryan Graves D 26 $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000 $3,166,666 $3,166,666 4.37
Bratt Jesper Bratt LW 23 $3,450,000 - - $3,450,000 $2,750,000 $2,750,000 3.79
Zacha Pavel Zacha C 24 $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000 $2,250,000 $2,250,000 3.10
Sharangovich Yegor Sharangovich C 23 $1,800,000 - - $1,800,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.76 Two-Way
Kuokkanen Janne Kuokkanen C 23 $1,500,000 $100,000 - $1,600,000 $1,825,000 $1,825,000 2.52
Siegenthaler Jonas Siegenthaler D 24 $1,050,000 - - $1,050,000 $1,125,000 $1,125,000 1.55
Mcleod Michael Mcleod C 23 $950,000 - - $950,000 $975,000 $975,000 1.34
Mercer Dawson Mercer RW 19 $832,500 $92,500 $425,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.28 Two-Way
Smith Ty Smith D 21 $832,500 - $400,000 $832,500 $863,333 $863,333 1.19 Two-Way
Wedgewood Scott Wedgewood G 29 $825,000 - - $825,000 $825,000 $825,000 1.14 Two-Way
Daws Nico Daws G 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $842,500 $850,833 $808,260 1.11 Two-Way
Gauthier Frederik Gauthier C 26 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $800,000 1.10
Jaros Christian Jaros D 25 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $800,000 1.10 Two-Way
Vesey Jimmy Vesey LW 28 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $800,000 1.10
Studenic Marian Studenic RW 22 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 1.03
Geertsen Mason Geertsen D 26 $750,000 - - $750,000 $725,000 $725,000 1.00 Two-Way
 

2021 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (3) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Blackwood MacKenzie Blackwood
(Heel)
G 24 $2,800,000 - - $2,800,000 $2,800,000 $2,800,000 3.86
Wood Miles Wood
(Undisclosed)
LW 26 $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000 $2,750,000 $2,750,000 3.79
Hughes Jack Hughes
(Shoulder)
C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $2,850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.28
 

2021 Buried Cap

Player (2) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
WhiteColton White D 24 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $37,500 0.05
ThompsonTyce Thompson RW 22 $832,500 $92,500 $400,000 $925,000 $912,500 $13,689 0.02
 

2021 Buyout Cap

Player (2) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
SchneiderCory Schneider G 35 $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000   $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.76
KovalchukIlya Kovalchuk LW 38 $250,000 - - -   $250,000 $250,000 0.34
 

2021 Retained Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary   Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
ButcherWill Butcher D 26 - - - - $910,569 $910,569 1.26
 

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 $62,829,925
Injured Reserve Money $6,475,000
Buried Money $51,189
Buyout Money $2,250,000
Retained Money $910,569
Total Allocated Cap $72,516,683
Cap Space $8,983,317
Cap Type Cap Total
2021-2022 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2021-2022 Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Newark's Adjusted Salary Cap $81,500,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $44,790,000 $13,835,000 $907,500 $58,625,000 $62,872,498 $62,829,925
Injured Reserve $7,132,500 $92,500 $2,850,000 $7,225,000 $6,475,000 $6,475,000
Buried $1,582,500 $92,500 $400,000 $1,675,000 $51,189 $51,189
Buyout Money $2,250,000 - - $2,000,000 $2,250,000 $2,250,000
Retained Money - - - - $910,569 $910,569
Total Cap Allocations $55,755,000 $14,020,000 $4,157,500 - $72,559,256 $72,516,683
Cap Space $8,983,317


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
BoqvistJesper Boqvist C 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
HoltzAlexander Holtz RW 19 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $80,000 $925,000 $925,000
StillmanChase Stillman RW 18 $832,500 $92,500 - $80,000 $925,000 $925,000
WalshReilly Walsh D 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
FooteNolan Foote LW 20 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $894,167 $894,167
ClarkeGraeme Clarke RW 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $850,833 $850,833
SchmidAkira Schmid G 21 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $65,000 $850,833 $850,833
VukojevicMichael Vukojevic D 20 $700,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $850,833 $850,833
TalvitieAarne Talvitie C 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $842,500 $842,500
ZetterlundFabian Zetterlund LW 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $809,167 $809,167
BahlKevin Bahl D 21 $750,000 $92,500 $107,500 $70,000 $795,000 $795,000
OkhotyukNikita Okhotyuk D 20 $750,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $795,000 $795,000
SchnarrNate Schnarr C 22 $750,000 - $82,500 $70,000 $786,667 $786,667
De LeoChase De Leo C 25 $750,000 - - $300,000 $750,000 $750,000
FlynnBrian Flynn RW 33 $750,000 - - $280,000 $750,000 $750,000
GambardellaJoseph Gambardella C 27 $750,000 - - $280,000 $750,000 $750,000
RussoRobbie Russo D 28 $750,000 - - $280,000 $750,000 $750,000
GroleauJeremy Groleau D 21 $750,000 - - $55,000 $746,667 $746,667
WhiteColton White D 24 $750,000 - - $130,000 $750,000 $37,500
ThompsonTyce Thompson RW 22 $832,500 $92,500 $400,000 $80,000 $912,500 $13,689