Jeff Carter

Age: 39-205d (Dec 31, 1984)
Exp: 17 Years
Country: CA
College: Sault Ste. Marie
Drafted: Round 1 (#11 overall), 2003
Agent(s): Wasserman
Career Earnings

$79,485,737

2022-2023 Extension

Jeff Carter signed a 2 year , $6,250,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins, including $6,250,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,125,000.
Contract Terms:
2 yr(s) / $6,250,000
Average Salary:
$3,125,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
Free Agent:
2024 / UFA
Year Age Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Cash Annual Cash Cumulative
2022-23 38 $3,125,000 3.79% $3,250,000 $3,250,000
2023-24 39 $3,125,000 3.74% $3,000,000 $6,250,000
2024-25 40
UFA
Year Age Base Salary Cap Hit Cap % League Cap
2022-23 38 $3,250,000 $3,125,000 3.79%
2023-24 39 $3,000,000 $3,125,000 3.74%
2024-25 40
UFA
Year Age Base Salary Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2022-23 38 $3,250,000 $3,250,000 $3,250,000 $3,250,000 $3,125,000
2023-24 39 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $6,250,000 $3,125,000 $3,000,000
Source: NHL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

2011-2021

Jeff Carter signed a 11 year , $58,000,000 contract with the Philadelphia Flyers, including $58,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,272,727.
Contract Terms:
11 yr(s) / $58,000,000
Average Salary:
$5,272,727
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2008-2010

Jeff Carter signed a 3 year , $15,000,000 contract with the Philadelphia Flyers, including $15,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,000,000.
Contract Terms:
3 yr(s) / $15,000,000
Average Salary:
$5,000,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
Free Agent:
2011 / RFA
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2005-2007 Rookie

Jeff Carter signed a 3 year , $2,827,200 contract with the Philadelphia Flyers, including $565,400 signing bonus, $2,827,200 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $942,400.
Contract Terms:
3 yr(s) / $2,827,200
Average Salary:
$942,400
Signing Bonus:
$565,400
Free Agent:
2008 / RFA
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$79,485,737

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

3 teams

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2005 21
Active
$1,225,100
$1,225,100
2006 22
Active
$659,700
$1,884,800
2007 23
Active
$942,400
$2,827,200
2008 24
Active
$4,500,000
$7,327,200
2009 25
Active
$5,000,000
$12,327,200
2010 26
Active
$5,500,000
$17,827,200
2011 27
Active
$6,000,000
$23,827,200
2012 28
Active
$3,658,537
$27,485,737
2013 29
Active
$6,500,000
$33,985,737
2014 30
Active
$6,750,000
$40,735,737
2015 31
Active
$7,000,000
$47,735,737
2016 32
Active
$7,000,000
$54,735,737
2017 33
Active
$6,500,000
$61,235,737
2018 34
Active
$5,000,000
$66,235,737
2019 35
Active
$3,000,000
$69,235,737
2020 36
Active
Retained
$448,266
$1,551,734
$69,684,003
$71,235,737
2021 37
Active
$2,000,000
$73,235,737
2022 38
Active
$3,250,000
$76,485,737
2023 39
Active
$3,000,000
$79,485,737
Total      
$79,485,737
$79,485,737
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2005
21
$659,700
$565,400
$1,225,100
$1,225,100
2006
22
$659,700
$659,700
$1,884,800
2007
23
$942,400
$942,400
$2,827,200
2008
24
$4,500,000
$4,500,000
$7,327,200
2009
25
$5,000,000
$5,000,000
$12,327,200
2010
26
$5,500,000
$5,500,000
$17,827,200
2011
27
$6,000,000
$6,000,000
$23,827,200
2012
28
$3,658,537
$3,658,537
$27,485,737
2013
29
$6,500,000
$6,500,000
$33,985,737
2014
30
$6,750,000
$6,750,000
$40,735,737
2015
31
$7,000,000
$7,000,000
$47,735,737
2016
32
$7,000,000
$7,000,000
$54,735,737
2017
33
$6,500,000
$6,500,000
$61,235,737
2018
34
$5,000,000
$5,000,000
$66,235,737
2019
35
$3,000,000
$3,000,000
$69,235,737
2020
36
$448,266
$1,551,734
$448,266
$1,551,734
$69,684,003
$71,235,737
2021
37
$2,000,000
$2,000,000
$73,235,737
2022
38
$3,250,000
$3,250,000
$76,485,737
2023
39
$3,000,000
$3,000,000
$79,485,737
Total
$78,920,337
$565,400
$79,485,737
$79,485,737

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Incentives Cash Cumulative
6 $17,261,800 $565,400 - $17,827,200
10 $52,960,271 - - $52,960,271
4 $8,698,266 - - $8,698,266

Injuries

Year Dates Games Missed Reason
2017-18 LAK Oct 20, 2017 - Feb 25, 2018 0 Ankle
2021-22 PIT Oct 26, 2021 - Oct 30, 2021 0 COVID-19
2021-22 PIT Dec 31, 2021 - Jan 08, 2022 0 COVID-19
  • Jan 26, 2022 Signed a 2 year $6.25 million contract extension with Pittsburgh (PIT)
  • Apr 12, 2021 Traded to Pittsburgh (PIT) from Los Angeles (LAK) for 2022 3rd round pick [Converts to a 2nd if PIT reaches the Stanley Cup (50% playing time)] and 2022 4th round pick [Converts to a 3rd if Carter plays 50 games in 2021-22]
  • Feb 23, 2012 Traded to Los Angeles (LAK) from Columbus (CBJ) for Jack Johnson and 2012 1st round pick
  • Jun 23, 2011 Traded to Columbus (CBJ) from Philadelphia (PHI) for Jakub Voracek, 2011 1st round pick and 2011 3rd round pick
  • Nov 13, 2010 Signed an 11 year $58 million extension with Philadelphia (PHI)
  • Jun 27, 2008 Signed a 3 year $15 million contract with Philadelphia (PHI)
  • Jul 27, 2005 Signed a 3 year $2.827 million contract with Philadelphia (PHI)
  • Jun 21, 2003 Drafted by Philadelphia (PHI): Round 1 (#11 overall)
Year Team GP G A PTS +/- SOG PPG PPA SHG SHA Blk Hit PIM FO Won
2023 PIT 72 11 4 15 -7 89 4 0 2 0 33 73 12 265
2022 PIT 79 13 16 29 -16 139 4 5 0 1 54 80 30 557
2021 PIT 76 19 26 45 -8 200 3 3 1 0 50 99 38 648
2020 PIT 54 17 13 30 3 154 2 3 0 0 30 41 22 153
2019 LA 60 17 10 27 -21 182 3 2 0 0 23 66 36 382
2018 LA 76 13 20 33 -20 174 5 7 1 1 30 80 42 607
2017 LA 27 13 9 22 4 85 6 3 1 0 11 27 2 222
2016 LA 82 32 34 66 2 250 10 12 1 0 37 86 41 735
2015 LA 77 24 38 62 18 242 4 8 1 1 39 89 20 598
2014 LA 82 28 34 62 7 218 9 5 1 1 33 76 28 627
2013 LA 69 27 22 49 9 246 9 6 1 0 27 68 44 324
2012 LA 45 24 5 29 -1 122 0 0 0 0 23 23 14 183
2011 LA 52 21 12 33 -12 175 0 0 0 0 14 13 16 369
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