NHL Salary Rankings NHL Salary Rankings

Listing the top salaries, cap hits, cash, earnings, contracts, and bonuses, for all active NHL players.

2022 Defenseman Cap Hit Rankings

Player POS cap hit
1 Karlsson D $11,500,000
2 Doughty D $11,000,000
3 Werenski D $9,583,333
4 Fox

Adam Fox

NYR
D $9,500,000
Jones D $9,500,000
Mcavoy D $9,500,000
7 Nurse D $9,250,000
8 Josi D $9,059,000
9 Makar D $9,000,000
Hamilton D $9,000,000
11 Pietrangelo D $8,800,000
12 Heiskanen D $8,450,000
13 Ekman-Larsson D $8,250,000
14 Trouba D $8,000,000
Chabot D $8,000,000
Carlson D $8,000,000
Burns D $8,000,000
18 Hedman D $7,875,000
19 Weber D $7,857,143
20 Hughes D $7,850,000
21 Spurgeon D $7,575,000
22 Ekblad D $7,500,000
Rielly D $7,500,000
24 Vlasic D $7,000,000
25 Seabrook D $6,875,000
26 Provorov D $6,750,000
McDonagh D $6,750,000
28 Fowler D $6,500,000
Krug D $6,500,000
Parayko D $6,500,000
Faulk D $6,500,000
32 Morrissey D $6,250,000
Ellis D $6,250,000
Petry D $6,250,000
Ekholm D $6,250,000
36 Pulock D $6,150,000
37 Dumba D $6,000,000
Brodin D $6,000,000
Johnson D $6,000,000
Dahlin D $6,000,000
Myers D $6,000,000
42 Schmidt D $5,950,000
43 Pionk D $5,875,000
44 Lindell D $5,800,000
45 Pelech D $5,750,000
46 Muzzin D $5,625,000
47 Keith D $5,538,462
48 Slavin D $5,300,000
49 Martinez D $5,250,000
Skjei D $5,250,000
51 Theodore D $5,200,000
52 Orlov D $5,100,000
53 Girard D $5,000,000
Brodie D $5,000,000
55 Hanifin D $4,950,000
56 Matheson D $4,875,000
57 Sergachev D $4,800,000
58 Sanheim D $4,675,000
59 Chychrun D $4,600,000
Oleksiak D $4,600,000
61 Andersson D $4,550,000
62 Tanev D $4,500,000
Barrie D $4,500,000
Zaitsev D $4,500,000
Gostisbehere D $4,500,000
66 Marino D $4,400,000
Hronek D $4,400,000
68 Klefbom D $4,167,000
69 Severson D $4,166,666
70 Dumoulin D $4,100,000
Toews D $4,100,000
Carlo D $4,100,000
73 Gardiner D $4,050,000
74 Pettersson D $4,025,175
75 Pesce D $4,025,000
76 McCabe D $4,000,000
Dunn D $4,000,000
Larsson D $4,000,000
79 Shattenkirk D $3,900,000
Dillon D $3,900,000
81 Grzelcyk D $3,687,500
82 Suter D $3,650,000
83 Montour D $3,500,000
Savard D $3,500,000
Edmundson D $3,500,000
86 Scandella D $3,275,000
87 Ceci

Cody Ceci

EDM
D $3,250,000
Weegar D $3,250,000
89 Graves D $3,166,666
90 Roy

Matt Roy

LAK
D $3,150,000
91 Hamonic D $3,000,000
Lindgren D $3,000,000
Demelo D $3,000,000
Forbort D $3,000,000
Reilly D $3,000,000
96 Cernak D $2,950,000
97 Gavrikov D $2,800,000
98 Whitecloud D $2,750,000
Soucy D $2,750,000
Moore D $2,750,000