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 (31) 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 12.23
Hamilton Dougie Hamilton D 28 $750,000 $5,550,000 - $6,300,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 12.23 NMC
Hischier Nico Hischier C 23 $7,250,000 - - $7,250,000 $7,250,000 $7,250,000 9.85
Tatar Tomas Tatar LW 31 $3,750,000 - - $3,750,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 6.12
Severson Damon Severson D 27 $5,050,000 - - $5,050,000 $4,166,666 $4,166,666 5.66
Johnsson Andreas Johnsson LW 27 $750,000 $1,750,000 - $2,500,000 $3,400,000 $3,400,000 4.62
Graves Ryan Graves D 26 $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000 $3,166,666 $3,166,666 4.30
Blackwood MacKenzie Blackwood G 25 $2,800,000 - - $2,800,000 $2,800,000 $2,800,000 3.81
Wood Miles Wood LW 26 $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000 $2,750,000 $2,750,000 3.74
Bratt Jesper Bratt LW 23 $3,450,000 - - $3,450,000 $2,750,000 $2,750,000 3.74
Zacha Pavel Zacha C 24 $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000 $2,250,000 $2,250,000 3.06
Sharangovich Yegor Sharangovich C 23 $1,800,000 - - $1,800,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.72 Two-Way
Kuokkanen Janne Kuokkanen C 23 $1,500,000 $100,000 - $1,600,000 $1,825,000 $1,825,000 2.48
Siegenthaler Jonas Siegenthaler D 24 $1,050,000 - - $1,050,000 $1,125,000 $1,125,000 1.53
Mcleod Michael Mcleod C 23 $950,000 - - $950,000 $975,000 $975,000 1.33
Hughes Jack Hughes C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $2,850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.26 Two-Way
Mercer Dawson Mercer RW 20 $832,500 $92,500 $400,000 $925,000 $894,167 $894,167 1.22 Two-Way
Smith Ty Smith D 21 $832,500 - $400,000 $832,500 $863,333 $863,333 1.17 Two-Way
Vesey Jimmy Vesey LW 28 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $800,000 1.09
Boqvist Jesper Boqvist C 23 $832,500 $92,500 - $800,210 $925,000 $786,250 1.07 Two-Way
Geertsen Mason Geertsen D 26 $750,000 - - $750,000 $725,000 $725,000 0.99 Two-Way
Bastian Nathan Bastian RW 24 $775,000 - - $600,625 $825,000 $639,375 0.87
White Colton White D 24 $750,000 - - $517,500 $750,000 $517,500 0.70 Two-Way
Gillies Jon Gillies G 28 $750,000 - - $506,250 $750,000 $506,250 0.69 Two-Way
Hammond Andrew Hammond G 33 $750,000 - - $281,250 $750,000 $281,250 0.38 Two-Way
Bahl Kevin Bahl D 21 $750,000 $92,500 $107,500 $246,250 $795,000 $162,975 0.22 Two-Way
Zetterlund Fabian Zetterlund LW 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $216,250 $809,167 $133,518 0.18 Two-Way
Holtz Alexander Holtz RW 20 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $175,760 $925,000 $111,000 0.15 Two-Way
Foote Nolan Foote LW 21 $832,500 $92,500 - $129,967 $863,333 $38,853 0.05 Two-Way
Okhotyuk Nikita Okhotyuk D 21 $750,000 $92,500 $132,500 $126,250 $789,167 $35,775 0.05 Two-Way
Walsh Reilly Walsh D 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $104,989 $925,000 $13,875 0.02 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 %
Bernier Jonathan Bernier
(Hip)
G 33 $3,350,000 $250,000 - $3,600,000 $4,125,000 $4,125,000 5.61
 

2021 Buried Cap

Player (6) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
ThompsonTyce Thompson RW 22 $832,500 $92,500 $400,000 $754,135 $912,500 $661,635 0.90
GauthierFrederik Gauthier C 26 $800,000 - - $200,000 $800,000 $200,000 0.27
SchmidAkira Schmid G 21 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $268,750 $850,833 $199,938 0.27
DawsNico Daws G 21 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $167,500 $850,833 $85,080 0.12
GreerA.J. Greer LW 25 $750,000 - - $78,750 $750,000 $78,750 0.11
De LeoChase De Leo C 26 $750,000 - - $30,000 $750,000 $30,000 0.04
 

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 2.72
KovalchukIlya Kovalchuk LW 38 $250,000 - - -   $250,000 $250,000 0.34
 

2021 Retained Cap

Player (4) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary   Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
ButcherWill Butcher D 27 - - - - $910,569 $910,569 1.24
JarosChristian Jaros D 25 $644,000 - - $644,000 $644,000 $644,000 0.88
StudenicMarian Studenic RW 23 $326,250 - - $326,250 - - 0.00
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 $64,392,453
Injured Reserve Money $4,125,000
Buried Money $1,255,403
Buyout Money $2,250,000
Retained Money $1,554,569
Total Allocated Cap $73,577,425
Cap Space $7,922,575
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 $53,252,500 $14,232,500 $4,822,500 $61,937,801 $70,272,499 $64,392,453
Injured Reserve $3,350,000 $250,000 - $3,600,000 $4,125,000 $4,125,000
Buried $4,632,500 $277,500 $565,000 $1,499,135 $1,255,403 $1,255,403
Buyout Money $2,250,000 - - $2,000,000 $2,250,000 $2,250,000
Retained Money $1,073,375 - - $1,073,375 $1,554,569 $1,554,569
Total Cap Allocations $64,558,375 $14,760,000 $5,387,500 - $79,457,471 $73,577,425
Cap Space $7,922,575


2021-2022 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (15) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
MukhamadullinShakir Mukhamadullin D 20 $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
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
FlynnBrian Flynn RW 33 $750,000 - - $280,000 $750,000 $750,000
GambardellaJoseph Gambardella C 28 $750,000 - - $280,000 $750,000 $750,000
RussoRobbie Russo D 28 $750,000 - - $280,000 $750,000 $750,000
GroleauJeremy Groleau D 22 $750,000 - - $55,000 $746,667 $746,667
ThompsonTyce Thompson RW 22 $832,500 $92,500 $400,000 $80,000 $912,500 $661,635
GauthierFrederik Gauthier C 26 $800,000 - - $175,000 $800,000 $200,000
SchmidAkira Schmid G 21 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $65,000 $850,833 $199,938
DawsNico Daws G 21 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $850,833 $85,080
GreerA.J. Greer LW 25 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $78,750
De LeoChase De Leo C 26 $750,000 - - $300,000 $750,000 $30,000