We use cookies to offer you a better browsing experience, analyze site traffic, & serve targeted ads. By using our site, you consent to our use of cookies.

Pittsburgh Penguins 2020-2021 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Pittsburgh Penguins 2020-2021 salary cap table, including team cap space, buyouts, buried & retained salary, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Penguins – The Athletic

No Trade
Modified No Trade
No Movement
Two Way Deal
Player (28) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Malkin Evgeni Malkin C 34 $4,500,000 $5,000,000 - $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 11.16
Crosby Sidney Crosby C 33 $9,600,000 - - $9,600,000 $8,700,000 $8,700,000 10.22
Letang Kris Letang D 33 $7,250,000 - - $7,250,000 $7,250,000 $7,250,000 8.52
Guentzel Jake Guentzel C 25 $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 7.05
Zucker Jason Zucker LW 28 $4,800,000 - - $4,800,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 6.46
Matheson Michael Matheson D 26 $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000 $4,875,000 $4,875,000 5.73
Dumoulin Brian Dumoulin D 29 $4,100,000 - - $4,100,000 $4,100,000 $4,100,000 4.82
Pettersson Marcus Pettersson D 24 $4,025,175 - - $4,025,175 $4,025,175 $4,025,175 4.73
Rust Bryan Rust RW 28 $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.11
Jarry Tristan Jarry G 25 $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.11
Kapanen Kasperi Kapanen RW 24 $1,860,000 $1,000,000 - $2,860,000 $3,200,000 $3,200,000 3.76
McCann Jared McCann LW 24 $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000 $2,940,000 $2,940,000 3.45
Carter Jeff Carter C 35 $2,000,000 - - $448,266 $5,272,727 $2,636,363 3.10
Ceci Cody Ceci D 26 $1,250,000 - - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1.47
DeSmith Casey DeSmith G 29 $1,250,000 - - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1.47
Sceviour Colton Sceviour C 31 $1,200,000 - - $1,200,000 $1,200,000 $1,200,000 1.41
Aston-Reese Zach Aston-Reese C 26 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.17
Marino John Marino D 23 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.09
Blueger Theodor Blueger C 26 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.88
Friedman Mark Friedman D 24 $700,000 - - $700,000 $725,000 $725,000 0.85
Jankowski Mark Jankowski C 26 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000 0.82
Rodrigues Evan Rodrigues LW 27 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000 0.82
Ruhwedel Chad Ruhwedel D 30 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000 0.82
Trotman Zach Trotman D 30 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000 0.82
Lafferty Sam Lafferty C 25 $700,000 - - $700,000 $750,000 $685,396 0.81
Zohorna Radim Zohorna LW 24 $832,500 $92,500 $132,500 $925,000 $925,000 $310,986 0.37
Gaudreau Frederick Gaudreau C 27 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $241,360 0.28
Lagace Maxime Lagace G 27 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $48,272 0.06
 

2020 Long Term Injured Reserve Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Tanev Brandon Tanev C 28 $2,500,000 $1,000,000 - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.11
 

2020 Buried Cap

Player (6) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
ReillyWill Reilly D 23 $700,000 $80,000 $20,000 $780,000 $806,250 $430,900 0.51
O'ConnorDrew O'Connor LW 32 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $287,064 0.34
JosephPierre-Olivier Joseph D 21 $832,500 - $212,500 $832,500 $863,333 $275,391 0.32
AngelloAnthony Angello C 24 $700,000 - - $700,000 $725,000 $168,750 0.20
CzuczmanKevin Czuczman D 29 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $150,850 0.18
CurrieJosh Currie C 27 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $24,136 0.03
 

2020 Buyout Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
JohnsonJack Johnson D 33 $916,667 - - $916,667   $1,116,667 $1,116,667 1.31
 

2020 Retained Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary   Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
BjugstadNick Bjugstad C 28 - - - - $2,050,000 $2,050,000 2.41
 

2020-2021 Cap Totals

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

Cap Type Total
2020-2021 NHL Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2020-2021 NHL Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Active Contracts $81,337,902
Long Term Reserve Money $3,500,000
Buried Money $1,337,091
Buyout Money $1,116,667
Retained Money $2,050,000
Taxi Squad Money $1,850,000
Total Allocated Cap $91,191,660
Cap Type Cap Total
2020-2021 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2020-2021 Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Pittsburgh's Adjusted Salary Cap $81,500,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $67,850,175 $6,185,000 $982,500 $72,483,441 $81,337,902 $76,912,552
Long Term Injured Reserve $2,500,000 $1,000,000 - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000
Buried $4,465,000 $172,500 $1,082,500 $4,637,500 $1,337,091 $1,337,091
Buyout Money $916,667 - - $916,667 $1,116,667 $1,116,667
Retained Money - - - - $2,050,000 $2,050,000
Taxi Squad Money $1,700,000 - - $1,700,000 $1,850,000 $219,816
Total Cap Allocations $77,431,842 $7,357,500 $2,065,000 - $91,191,660 $85,136,126
Cap Space $-3,636,126


2020-2021 Taxi Squad Players

Player (17) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
ManiscalcoJoshua Maniscalco D 21 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 - -
GrudenJonathan Gruden LW 20 $750,000 $82,500 - $70,000 - -
LarmiEmil Larmi G 24 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 - -
WeberYannick Weber D 32 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $144,816
RiikolaJuuso Riikola D 26 $1,000,000 - - - $1,150,000 $75,000


2020-2021 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (17) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
LeeCameron Lee D 23 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
PoulinSamuel Poulin RW 19 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $894,167 $894,167
AlmariNiclas Almari D 22 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $809,167 $809,167
AlmeidaJustin Almeida C 21 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $809,166 $809,166
DrozgJan Drozg RW 21 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $809,166 $809,166
LegareNathan Legare RW 19 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $795,000 $795,000
BjorkqvistKasper Bjorkqvist RW 23 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $792,500 $792,500
LindgrenJesper Lindgren D 23 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $775,833 $775,833
BelleriveJordy Bellerive C 21 $700,000 - - $70,000 $733,333 $733,333
D'OrioAlex D'Orio G 21 $700,000 - - $70,000 $733,333 $733,333
MileticSam Miletic LW 23 $700,000 - - $75,000 $700,000 $700,000
ReillyWill Reilly D 23 $700,000 $80,000 $20,000 $70,000 $806,250 $430,900
O'ConnorDrew O'Connor LW 32 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $70,000 $925,000 $287,064
JosephPierre-Olivier Joseph D 21 $832,500 - $212,500 $70,000 $863,333 $275,391
AngelloAnthony Angello C 24 $700,000 - - $100,000 $725,000 $168,750
CzuczmanKevin Czuczman D 29 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $150,850
CurrieJosh Currie C 27 $700,000 - - $350,000 $700,000 $24,136