Justin Schultz

Seattle Kraken, Defensemen
Age: 33-351d (Jul 06, 1990)
Exp: 10 Years
Country: CA
College: Wisconsin
Drafted: Round 2 (#43 overall), 2008
Career Earnings

$47,025,000

2022-2023 Free Agent

Justin Schultz signed a 2 year , $6,000,000 contract with the Seattle Kraken, including $6,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,000,000.
Contract Terms:
2 yr(s) / $6,000,000
Average Salary:
$3,000,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
Free Agent:
2024 / UFA
Year Age Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Cash Annual Cash Cumulative
2022-23 32 $3,000,000 3.64% $3,000,000 $3,000,000
2023-24 33 $3,000,000 3.59% $3,000,000 $6,000,000
2024-25 34
UFA
Year Age Base Salary Cap Hit Cap % League Cap
2022-23 32 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 3.64%
2023-24 33 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 3.59%
2024-25 34
UFA
Year Age Base Salary Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2022-23 32 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000
2023-24 33 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $6,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000
Contract Notes
  • 10-team no trade list
Source: NHL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

2020-2021

Justin Schultz signed a 2 year , $8,000,000 contract with the Washington Capitals, including $8,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $4,000,000.
Contract Terms:
2 yr(s) / $8,000,000
Average Salary:
$4,000,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
Free Agent:
2022 / UFA
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2017-2019

Justin Schultz signed a 3 year , $16,500,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins, including $3,000,000 signing bonus, $16,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,500,000.
Contract Terms:
3 yr(s) / $16,500,000
Average Salary:
$5,500,000
Signing Bonus:
$3,000,000
Free Agent:
2020 / UFA
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2016-2016

Justin Schultz signed a 1 year , $1,400,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins, including $1,400,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,400,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $1,400,000
Average Salary:
$1,400,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
Free Agent:
2017 / RFA
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2015-2015

Justin Schultz signed a 1 year , $3,900,000 contract with the Edmonton Oilers, including $3,900,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,900,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $3,900,000
Average Salary:
$3,900,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
Free Agent:
2016 / UFA
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2014-2014

Justin Schultz signed a 1 year , $3,675,000 contract with the Edmonton Oilers, including $3,675,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,675,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $3,675,000
Average Salary:
$3,675,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
Free Agent:
2015 / RFA
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2012-2013 Rookie

Justin Schultz signed a 2 year , $7,550,000 contract with the Edmonton Oilers, including $185,000 signing bonus, $7,550,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,775,000.
Contract Terms:
2 yr(s) / $7,550,000
Average Salary:
$3,775,000
Signing Bonus:
$185,000
Free Agent:
2014 / RFA
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$47,025,000

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

4 teams

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2012 22
Active
$3,775,000
$3,775,000
2013 23
Active
$3,775,000
$7,550,000
2014 24
Active
$3,675,000
$11,225,000
2015 25
Active
Retained
$450,806
$3,449,194
$11,675,806
$15,125,000
2016 26
Active
$1,400,000
$16,525,000
2017 27
Active
$5,500,000
$22,025,000
2018 28
Active
$5,000,000
$27,025,000
2019 29
Active
$6,000,000
$33,025,000
2020 30
Active
$3,000,000
$36,025,000
2021 31
Active
$5,000,000
$41,025,000
2022 32
Active
$3,000,000
$44,025,000
2023 33
Active
$3,000,000
$47,025,000
Total      
$47,025,000
$47,025,000
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2012
22
$832,500
$92,500
$2,850,000
$3,775,000
$3,775,000
2013
23
$832,500
$92,500
$2,850,000
$3,775,000
$7,550,000
2014
24
$3,675,000
$3,675,000
$11,225,000
2015
25
$450,806
$3,449,194
$450,806
$3,449,194
$11,675,806
$15,125,000
2016
26
$1,400,000
$1,400,000
$16,525,000
2017
27
$4,500,000
$1,000,000
$5,500,000
$22,025,000
2018
28
$4,000,000
$1,000,000
$5,000,000
$27,025,000
2019
29
$5,000,000
$1,000,000
$6,000,000
$33,025,000
2020
30
$3,000,000
$3,000,000
$36,025,000
2021
31
$5,000,000
$5,000,000
$41,025,000
2022
32
$3,000,000
$3,000,000
$44,025,000
2023
33
$3,000,000
$3,000,000
$47,025,000
Total
$38,140,000
$3,185,000
$5,700,000
$47,025,000
$47,025,000

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Incentives Cash Cumulative
4 $8,789,194 $185,000 $5,700,000 $14,674,194
5 $15,350,806 $3,000,000 - $18,350,806
2 $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000
2 $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000

Injuries

Year Dates Games Missed Reason
2017-18 PIT Oct 26, 2017 - Nov 07, 2017 0 Concussion
2017-18 PIT Dec 07, 2017 - Jan 02, 2018 0 Lower Body
2018-19 PIT Oct 15, 2018 - Feb 15, 2019 0 Leg
2019-20 PIT Nov 27, 2019 - Dec 06, 2019 0 Lower Body
2019-20 PIT Jan 03, 2020 - Jan 22, 2020 0 Lower Body
2021-22 WAS Nov 28, 2021 - Dec 02, 2021 0 Upper Body
2022-23 SEA Jan 27, 2023 - Feb 09, 2023 0 Undisclosed
  • Jul 13, 2022 Signed a 2 year $6 million contract with Seattle (SEA)
  • Oct 09, 2020 Signed a 2 year $8 million contract with Washington (WAS)
  • Jul 01, 2017 Signed a 3 year $16.5 million contract with Pittsburgh (PIT)
  • Jul 13, 2016 Signed a 1 year $1.4 million contract with Pittsburgh (PIT)
  • Feb 27, 2016 Traded to Pittsburgh (PIT) from Edmonton (EDM) for 2016 3rd round pick
  • Jul 15, 2015 Signed a 1 year $3.9 million contract with Edmonton (EDM)
  • Sep 07, 2014 Signed a 1 year $3.675 million contract with Edmonton (EDM)
  • Jun 29, 2012 Signed a 2 year $7.55 million entry-level contract with Edmonton (EDM)
  • Jun 21, 2008 Drafted by Edmonton (EDM): Round 2 (#43 overall)
Year Team GP G A PTS +/- SOG PPG PPA SHG SHA Blk Hit PIM FO Won
2023 SEA 70 7 19 26 -23 100 0 10 0 0 68 20 22 0
2022 SEA 73 7 27 34 4 98 1 12 0 0 72 30 40 0
2021 WAS 74 4 19 23 -15 92 2 3 0 0 87 40 16 0
2020 WAS 46 3 24 27 12 67 0 8 0 0 49 28 10 0
2019 PIT 46 3 9 12 -13 86 0 6 0 0 50 36 6 0
2018 PIT 29 2 13 15 0 47 1 5 0 0 41 25 4 0
2017 PIT 63 4 23 27 22 109 0 11 0 0 93 36 14 0
2016 PIT 78 12 39 51 27 154 3 17 0 0 116 67 34 0
2015 PIT 63 4 14 18 -15 82 2 6 0 0 72 36 16 0
2014 EDM 81 6 25 31 -17 122 0 12 0 0 114 41 12 1
2013 EDM 70 10 22 32 -21 100 1 11 0 0 100 28 14 0
2012 EDM 48 8 19 27 -17 85 0 0 0 0 35 15 8 0
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