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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

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Two Way Deal
Player (24) 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 11.60
Crosby Sidney Crosby C 33 $9,600,000 - - $9,600,000 $8,700,000 $8,700,000 10.62
Letang Kris Letang D 33 $7,250,000 - - $7,250,000 $7,250,000 $7,250,000 8.85
Guentzel Jake Guentzel C 25 $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 7.32
Matheson Michael Matheson D 26 $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000 $4,875,000 $4,875,000 5.95
Pettersson Marcus Pettersson D 24 $4,025,175 - - $4,025,175 $4,025,175 $4,025,175 4.91
Rust Bryan Rust RW 28 $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.27
Jarry Tristan Jarry G 25 $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.27
Tanev Brandon Tanev C 28 $2,500,000 $1,000,000 - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.27
Kapanen Kasperi Kapanen RW 24 $1,860,000 $1,000,000 - $2,860,000 $3,200,000 $3,200,000 3.91
Ceci Cody Ceci D 26 $1,250,000 - - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1.53
DeSmith Casey DeSmith G 29 $1,250,000 - - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 $1,250,000 1.53
Sceviour Colton Sceviour C 31 $1,200,000 - - $1,200,000 $1,200,000 $1,200,000 1.46
Aston-Reese Zach Aston-Reese C 26 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.22
Marino John Marino D 23 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.13
O'Connor Drew O'Connor LW 32 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $805,374 0.98
Joseph Pierre-Olivier Joseph D 21 $832,500 - $212,500 $832,500 $863,333 $774,072 0.95
Blueger Theodor Blueger C 26 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.92
Jankowski Mark Jankowski C 26 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000 0.85
Ruhwedel Chad Ruhwedel D 30 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000 0.85
Trotman Zach Trotman D 30 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000 0.85
Lafferty Sam Lafferty C 25 $700,000 - - $700,000 $750,000 $685,396 0.84
Reilly Will Reilly D 23 $700,000 $80,000 $20,000 $780,000 $806,250 $667,200 0.81
Currie Josh Currie C 27 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $434,448 0.53
 

2020 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (2) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Zucker Jason Zucker
(Leg)
LW 28 $4,800,000 - - $4,800,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 6.71
McCann Jared McCann
(Lower-body)
LW 24 $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000 $2,940,000 $2,940,000 3.59
 

2020 Long Term Injured Reserve Cap

Player (3) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Dumoulin Brian Dumoulin D 29 $4,100,000 - - $4,100,000 $4,100,000 $4,100,000 5.01
Riikola Juuso Riikola D 26 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,150,000 - 0.00
Rodrigues Evan Rodrigues LW 27 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 - 0.00
 

2020 Buried Cap

Player (3) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
CzuczmanKevin Czuczman D 29 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $150,850 0.18
LagaceMaxime Lagace G 27 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $12,068 0.01
GaudreauFrederick Gaudreau C 27 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $6,034 0.01
 

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 1.36
 

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 2.50
 

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 $66,569,758
Injured Reserve Money $8,440,000
Long Term Reserve Money $5,950,000
Buried Money $168,952
Buyout Money $1,116,667
Retained Money $2,050,000
Taxi Squad Money $700,000
Total Allocated Cap $84,995,377
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 $56,382,675 $7,265,000 $1,932,500 $63,647,675 $66,569,758 $65,891,665
Injured Reserve $7,300,000 - - $7,300,000 $8,440,000 $8,440,000
Long Term Injured Reserve $5,800,000 - - $5,800,000 $5,950,000 $4,100,000
Buried $2,100,000 - - $2,100,000 $168,952 $168,952
Buyout Money $916,667 - - $916,667 $1,116,667 $1,116,667
Retained Money - - - - $2,050,000 $2,050,000
Taxi Squad Money $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $144,816
Total Cap Allocations $73,199,342 $7,265,000 $1,932,500 - $84,995,377 $81,912,100
Cap Space $-412,100


2020-2021 Taxi Squad Players

Player (17) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
LarmiEmil Larmi G 24 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 - -
AngelloAnthony Angello C 24 $700,000 - - $100,000 - -
WeberYannick Weber D 32 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $144,816


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
ZohornaRadim Zohorna LW 24 $832,500 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
PoulinSamuel Poulin RW 19 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $894,167 $894,167
ManiscalcoJoshua Maniscalco D 21 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $853,333 $853,333
GrudenJonathan Gruden LW 20 $750,000 $82,500 - $70,000 $815,833 $815,833
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
D'OrioAlex D'Orio G 21 $700,000 - - $70,000 $733,333 $733,333
FriedmanMark Friedman D 24 $700,000 - - $700,000 $725,000 $725,000
MileticSam Miletic LW 23 $700,000 - - $75,000 $700,000 $700,000
CzuczmanKevin Czuczman D 29 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $150,850
LagaceMaxime Lagace G 27 $700,000 - - $250,000 $700,000 $12,068
GaudreauFrederick Gaudreau C 27 $700,000 - - $350,000 $700,000 $6,034