New Jersey Devils 2025-2026 Salary Cap

An updated look at the New Jersey Devils 2025-2026 salary cap table, including team cap space, buyouts, buried & retained salary, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Devils – The Athletic

Player (3) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap % Notes
Hamilton Dougie Hamilton D 32 $1,000,000 $10,550,000 - $11,550,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 37.11 M-NTC
Hughes Jack Hughes C 24 $8,500,000 - - $8,500,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 32.99
Hischier Nico Hischier C 27 $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000 $7,250,000 $7,250,000 29.90 M-NTC
 

2025-2026 Cap Totals

Salary cap totals including salaries, buyout figures, and projected floor & cap space.

Cap Type Adj Cap Total
2025-2026 NHL Salary Cap Max $82,500,000
2025-2026 NHL Salary Cap Floor $61,000,000
Active Contracts $24,250,000
Total Allocated Cap $24,250,000
Cap Space $58,250,000
Cap Floor Space $-36,750,000
Cap Type Cap Total
2025-2026 Salary Cap Max $82,500,000
2025-2026 Salary Cap Floor $61,000,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Newark's Adjusted Salary Cap $82,500,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $17,500,000 $10,550,000 - $28,050,000 $24,250,000 $24,250,000
Total Cap Allocations $17,500,000 $10,550,000 - - $24,250,000 $24,250,000
Cap Space $58,250,000
Cap Floor Space $-36,750,000