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 (22) 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 13.70
Hischier Nico Hischier C 22 $7,250,000 - - $7,250,000 $7,250,000 $7,250,000 11.04
Tatar Tomas Tatar LW 30 $3,750,000 - - $3,750,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 6.85
Severson Damon Severson D 27 $5,050,000 - - $5,050,000 $4,166,666 $4,166,666 6.34
Johnsson Andreas Johnsson LW 26 $750,000 $1,750,000 - $2,500,000 $3,400,000 $3,400,000 5.18
Graves Ryan Graves D 26 $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000 $3,166,666 $3,166,666 4.82
Blackwood MacKenzie Blackwood G 24 $2,800,000 - - $2,800,000 $2,800,000 $2,800,000 4.26
Bratt Jesper Bratt LW 23 $3,450,000 - - $3,450,000 $2,750,000 $2,750,000 4.19
Zacha Pavel Zacha C 24 $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000 $2,250,000 $2,250,000 3.43
Sharangovich Yegor Sharangovich C 23 $1,800,000 - - $1,800,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 3.05 Two-Way
Kuokkanen Janne Kuokkanen C 23 $1,500,000 $100,000 - $1,600,000 $1,825,000 $1,825,000 2.78
Siegenthaler Jonas Siegenthaler D 24 $1,050,000 - - $1,050,000 $1,125,000 $1,125,000 1.71
Mcleod Michael Mcleod C 23 $950,000 - - $950,000 $975,000 $975,000 1.48
Hughes Jack Hughes C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $2,850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.41 Two-Way
Mercer Dawson Mercer RW 19 $832,500 $92,500 $400,000 $925,000 $894,167 $894,167 1.36 Two-Way
Jaros Christian Jaros D 25 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $800,000 1.22 Two-Way
Vesey Jimmy Vesey LW 28 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $800,000 1.22
Boqvist Jesper Boqvist C 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $925,000 $925,000 $786,250 1.20 Two-Way
Geertsen Mason Geertsen D 26 $750,000 - - $750,000 $725,000 $725,000 1.10 Two-Way
Bastian Nathan Bastian RW 23 $775,000 - - $775,000 $825,000 $639,375 0.97
Studenic Marian Studenic RW 22 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $603,750 0.92
White Colton White D 24 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $532,500 0.81 Two-Way
 

2021 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (7) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Hamilton Dougie Hamilton
(Face-jaw)
D 28 $750,000 $5,550,000 - $6,300,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 13.70
Bernier Jonathan Bernier
(Hip)
G 33 $3,350,000 $250,000 - $3,600,000 $4,125,000 $4,125,000 6.28
Wood Miles Wood
(Undisclosed)
LW 26 $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000 $2,750,000 $2,750,000 4.19
Smith Ty Smith
(Upper-body)
D 21 $832,500 - $400,000 $832,500 $863,333 $863,333 1.31
Thompson Tyce Thompson
(Undisclosed)
RW 22 $832,500 $92,500 $400,000 $925,000 $912,500 $793,962 1.21
Greer A.J. Greer
(Undisclosed)
LW 24 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 1.14
Gillies Jon Gillies
(Covid-19)
G 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $506,250 0.77
 

2021 Buried Cap

Player (8) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
SchmidAkira Schmid G 21 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $842,500 $850,833 $148,890 0.23
GauthierFrederik Gauthier C 26 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $108,000 0.16
HoltzAlexander Holtz RW 19 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $92,500 0.14
BahlKevin Bahl D 21 $750,000 $92,500 $107,500 $842,500 $795,000 $59,625 0.09
ZetterlundFabian Zetterlund LW 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $842,500 $809,167 $40,460 0.06
De LeoChase De Leo C 25 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $30,000 0.05
DawsNico Daws G 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $842,500 $850,833 $29,778 0.05
FooteNolan Foote LW 20 $832,500 $92,500 - $925,000 $894,167 $8,942 0.01
 

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 3.05
KovalchukIlya Kovalchuk LW 38 $250,000 - - -   $250,000 $250,000 0.38
 

2021 Retained Cap

Player (2) 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 1.39
WedgewoodScott Wedgewood G 29 $103,125 - - $103,125 - - 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 $51,914,374
Injured Reserve Money $18,788,545
Buried Money $518,195
Buyout Money $2,250,000
Retained Money $910,569
Total Allocated Cap $74,381,683
Cap Space $7,118,317
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 $43,472,500 $8,127,500 $3,250,000 $51,600,000 $52,602,499 $51,914,374
Injured Reserve $10,765,000 $5,892,500 $800,000 $16,657,500 $19,150,833 $18,788,545
Buried $6,215,000 $555,000 $1,205,000 $6,770,000 $518,195 $518,195
Buyout Money $2,250,000 - - $2,000,000 $2,250,000 $2,250,000
Retained Money $103,125 - - $103,125 $910,569 $910,569
Total Cap Allocations $62,805,625 $14,575,000 $5,255,000 - $75,432,096 $74,381,683
Cap Space $7,118,317


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
MukhamadullinShakir Mukhamadullin D 19 $832,500 $92,500 $400,000 $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
ClarkeGraeme Clarke RW 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $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
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
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
SchmidAkira Schmid G 21 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $65,000 $850,833 $148,890
GauthierFrederik Gauthier C 26 $800,000 - - $175,000 $800,000 $108,000
HoltzAlexander Holtz RW 19 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $80,000 $925,000 $92,500
BahlKevin Bahl D 21 $750,000 $92,500 $107,500 $70,000 $795,000 $59,625
ZetterlundFabian Zetterlund LW 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $809,167 $40,460
De LeoChase De Leo C 25 $750,000 - - $300,000 $750,000 $30,000
DawsNico Daws G 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $850,833 $29,778
FooteNolan Foote LW 20 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $894,167 $8,942