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NHL Salary Rankings NHL Salary Rankings

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

2019 Average Rankings

Player average
1

Connor McDavid

Center
$12,500,000
2

Artemi Panarin

Left Wing
$11,642,857
3

Auston Matthews

Center
$11,634,000
4

Erik Karlsson

Defenseman
$11,500,000
5

Leon Draisaitl

Center
$11,333,333
6

Drew Doughty

Defenseman
$11,000,000

John Tavares

Center
$11,000,000
8

Patrick Kane

Right Wing
$10,500,000

Jonathan Toews

Center
$10,500,000

Carey Price

Goaltender
$10,500,000
11

Anze Kopitar

Center
$10,000,000

Jack Eichel

Center
$10,000,000

Sergei Bobrovsky

Goaltender
$10,000,000
14

Tyler Seguin

Center
$9,850,000
15

Alex Ovechkin

Left Wing
$9,538,462
16

Evgeni Malkin

Center
$9,500,000

Mark Stone

Right Wing
$9,500,000

Jamie Benn

Left Wing
$9,500,000

Nikita Kucherov

Right Wing
$9,500,000
20

P.K. Subban

Defenseman
$9,000,000

Jeff Skinner

Left Wing
$9,000,000
22

Sidney Crosby

Center
$8,700,000
23

Henrik Lundqvist

Goaltender
$8,500,000

Steven Stamkos

Center
$8,500,000
25

Sebastian Aho

Left Wing
$8,454,000
26

Claude Giroux

Center
$8,275,000
27

Jakub Voracek

Right Wing
$8,250,000

Ryan Getzlaf

Center
$8,250,000

Blake Wheeler

Right Wing
$8,250,000

Oliver Ekman-Larsson

Defenseman
$8,250,000
31

Matt Duchene

Center
$8,000,000

Ryan Johansen

Center
$8,000,000

Brent Burns

Defenseman
$8,000,000

Logan Couture

Center
$8,000,000

John Carlson

Defenseman
$8,000,000

Jacob Trouba

Defenseman
$8,000,000

Philip Kessel

Right Wing
$8,000,000
38

Victor Hedman

Defenseman
$7,875,000
39

Shea Weber

Defenseman
$7,857,143
40

Evgeny Kuznetsov

Center
$7,800,000
41

Dustin Byfuglien

Defenseman
$7,600,000
42

Zach Parise

Left Wing
$7,538,462

Ryan Suter

Defenseman
$7,538,462
44

Ryan O'Reilly

Center
$7,500,000

Vladimir Tarasenko

Right Wing
$7,500,000

Aaron Ekblad

Defenseman
$7,500,000

William Nylander

Center
$7,500,000
48

Kris Letang

Defenseman
$7,250,000

David Krejci

Center
$7,250,000

Bobby Ryan

Right Wing
$7,250,000
51

Kevin Hayes

Center
$7,142,857
52

James Van Riemsdyk

Left Wing
$7,000,000

Tuukka Rask

Goaltender
$7,000,000

Max Pacioretty

Left Wing
$7,000,000

Marc-Andre Fleury

Goaltender
$7,000,000

Evander Kane

Left Wing
$7,000,000

Marc-Edouard Vlasic

Defenseman
$7,000,000

Anders Lee

Center
$7,000,000

Joe Pavelski

Center
$7,000,000
60

Patrice Bergeron

Center
$6,875,000

Ryan Kesler

Center
$6,875,000

Brent Seabrook

Defenseman
$6,875,000
63

Ryan McDonagh

Defenseman
$6,750,000

Johnny Gaudreau

Left Wing
$6,750,000

Mark Giordano

Defenseman
$6,750,000
66

Nicklas Backstrom

Center
$6,700,000
67

David Pastrnak

Right Wing
$6,666,667
68

Kevin Shattenkirk

Defenseman
$6,650,000
69

Paul Stastny

Center
$6,500,000

Cam Fowler

Defenseman
$6,500,000

Alex Pietrangelo

Defenseman
$6,500,000

Derek Stepan

Center
$6,500,000
73

John Gibson

Goaltender
$6,400,000
74

Sean Monahan

Center
$6,375,000
75

Keith Yandle

Defenseman
$6,350,000
76

Nathan MacKinnon

Center
$6,300,000
77

Ryan Ellis

Defenseman
$6,250,000

Ilya Kovalchuk

Left Wing
$6,250,000

Alexander Radulov

Right Wing
$6,250,000
80

Connor Hellebuyck

Goaltender
$6,166,667
81

Brad Marchand

Left Wing
$6,125,000

Mark Scheifele

Center
$6,125,000
83

Braden Holtby

Goaltender
$6,100,000

Dylan Larkin

Center
$6,100,000
85

Henrik Zetterberg

Left Wing
$6,083,333
86

Filip Forsberg

Center
$6,000,000

Kyle Turris

Center
$6,000,000

Alexander Edler

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Tyler Myers

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Loui Eriksson

Right Wing
$6,000,000

Jordan Staal

Center
$6,000,000

Jake Guentzel

Center
$6,000,000

Taylor Hall

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Cory Schneider

Goaltender
$6,000,000

David Backes

Center
$6,000,000

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

Center
$6,000,000

Timo Meier

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Mats Zuccarello-Aasen

Right Wing
$6,000,000

Mathew Dumba

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Brock Nelson

Center
$6,000,000