NHL Salary Rankings NHL Salary Rankings

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

2018 Average Rankings

Player average
1

Connor McDavid

Center
$12,500,000
2

Leon Draisaitl

Center
$11,333,333
3

John Tavares

Center
$11,000,000
4

Carey Price

Goaltender
$10,500,000

Patrick Kane

Right Wing
$10,500,000

Jonathan Toews

Center
$10,500,000
7

Anze Kopitar

Center
$10,000,000

Jack Eichel

Center
$10,000,000
9

Alex Ovechkin

Left Wing
$9,538,462
10

Evgeni Malkin

Center
$9,500,000

Jamie Benn

Left Wing
$9,500,000
12

P.K. Subban

Defenseman
$9,000,000
13

Sidney Crosby

Center
$8,700,000
14

Corey Perry

Right Wing
$8,625,000
15

Henrik Lundqvist

Goaltender
$8,500,000

Steven Stamkos

Center
$8,500,000
17

Claude Giroux

Center
$8,275,000
18

Jakub Voracek

Right Wing
$8,250,000

Ryan Getzlaf

Center
$8,250,000
20

Ryan Johansen

Center
$8,000,000

Philip Kessel

Right Wing
$8,000,000

Brent Burns

Defenseman
$8,000,000

John Carlson

Defenseman
$8,000,000
24

Victor Hedman

Defenseman
$7,875,000
25

Shea Weber

Defenseman
$7,857,143
26

Evgeny Kuznetsov

Center
$7,800,000
27

Dustin Byfuglien

Defenseman
$7,600,000
28

Zach Parise

Left Wing
$7,538,462

Ryan Suter

Defenseman
$7,538,462
30

Aaron Ekblad

Defenseman
$7,500,000

Ryan O'Reilly

Center
$7,500,000

Vladimir Tarasenko

Right Wing
$7,500,000

Jason Spezza

Center
$7,500,000
34

Sergei Bobrovsky

Goaltender
$7,425,000
35

Kris Letang

Defenseman
$7,250,000

David Krejci

Center
$7,250,000

Bobby Ryan

Right Wing
$7,250,000
38

James Van Riemsdyk

Left Wing
$7,000,000

Pekka Rinne

Goaltender
$7,000,000

Evander Kane

Left Wing
$7,000,000

Marc-Edouard Vlasic

Defenseman
$7,000,000

Tuukka Rask

Goaltender
$7,000,000

Dion Phaneuf

Defenseman
$7,000,000

Drew Doughty

Defenseman
$7,000,000
45

Ryan Kesler

Center
$6,875,000

Brent Seabrook

Defenseman
$6,875,000

Patrice Bergeron

Center
$6,875,000
48

Johnny Gaudreau

Left Wing
$6,750,000

Mark Giordano

Defenseman
$6,750,000
50

Nicklas Backstrom

Center
$6,700,000
51

Kevin Shattenkirk

Defenseman
$6,650,000
52

Cam Fowler

Defenseman
$6,500,000

Derek Stepan

Center
$6,500,000

Paul Stastny

Center
$6,500,000

Alex Pietrangelo

Defenseman
$6,500,000

Erik Karlsson

Defenseman
$6,500,000
57

Sean Monahan

Center
$6,375,000
58

Keith Yandle

Defenseman
$6,350,000
59

Nathan MacKinnon

Center
$6,300,000
60

Patrick Marleau

Left Wing
$6,250,000

Ilya Kovalchuk

Left Wing
$6,250,000

Alexander Radulov

Right Wing
$6,250,000
63

Connor Hellebuyck

Goaltender
$6,166,667
64

Brad Marchand

Left Wing
$6,125,000

Mark Scheifele

Center
$6,125,000
66

Braden Holtby

Goaltender
$6,100,000
67

Henrik Zetterberg

Left Wing
$6,083,333
68

Jordan Staal

Center
$6,000,000

Filip Forsberg

Center
$6,000,000

Kyle Turris

Center
$6,000,000

Loui Eriksson

Right Wing
$6,000,000

Milan Lucic

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

Center
$6,000,000

Brandon Saad

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Taylor Hall

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Corey Crawford

Goaltender
$6,000,000

Cory Schneider

Goaltender
$6,000,000

Logan Couture

Center
$6,000,000

Joe Pavelski

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Johnny Boychuk

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Erik Johnson

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Jordan Eberle

Right Wing
$6,000,000

David Backes

Center
$6,000,000

Artemi Panarin

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Kyle Okposo

Right Wing
$6,000,000

Nikolaj Ehlers

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Matt Duchene

Center
$6,000,000
88

Aleksander Barkov

Center
$5,900,000

Jonathan Huberdeau

Left Wing
$5,900,000

Semyon Varlamov

Goaltender
$5,900,000
91

Dustin Brown

Right Wing
$5,875,000

Cameron Atkinson

Right Wing
$5,875,000
93

Brandon Dubinsky

Center
$5,850,000
94

Jonathan Quick

Goaltender
$5,800,000

Ryan Callahan

Right Wing
$5,800,000
96

Tyler Seguin

Center
$5,750,000

James Neal

Left Wing
$5,750,000

Dougie Hamilton

Defenseman
$5,750,000

Travis Zajac

Center
$5,750,000

Marc-Andre Fleury

Goaltender
$5,750,000