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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 Base Rankings

Player base
1

Mikko Rantanen

Right Wing
$12,000,000
2

Anze Kopitar

Center
$11,000,000
3

Max Pacioretty

Left Wing
$10,500,000
4

Matt Duchene

Center
$10,000,000

P.K. Subban

Defenseman
$10,000,000

Jack Eichel

Center
$10,000,000

Jeff Skinner

Left Wing
$10,000,000

Alex Ovechkin

Left Wing
$10,000,000
9

Evgeni Malkin

Center
$9,500,000

Vladimir Tarasenko

Right Wing
$9,500,000
11

Leon Draisaitl

Center
$9,000,000

Sidney Crosby

Center
$9,000,000

Zach Parise

Left Wing
$9,000,000

Ryan Suter

Defenseman
$9,000,000
15

Marc-Andre Fleury

Goaltender
$8,500,000
16

Ryan McDonagh

Defenseman
$8,400,000
17

Ryan Getzlaf

Center
$8,275,000
18

Dustin Byfuglien

Defenseman
$8,000,000

Victor Hedman

Defenseman
$8,000,000

Oliver Ekman-Larsson

Defenseman
$8,000,000

Ryan Johansen

Center
$8,000,000

Nicklas Backstrom

Center
$8,000,000
23

Bobby Ryan

Right Wing
$7,500,000

Kyle Connor

Left Wing
$7,500,000

Alex Pietrangelo

Defenseman
$7,500,000

Cam Fowler

Defenseman
$7,500,000
27

Mathew Dumba

Defenseman
$7,400,000
28

Cameron Atkinson

Right Wing
$7,375,000
29

Jakub Voracek

Right Wing
$7,250,000

Kris Letang

Defenseman
$7,250,000
31

Dylan Larkin

Center
$7,000,000

Philip Kessel

Right Wing
$7,000,000

James Van Riemsdyk

Left Wing
$7,000,000

Jake Guentzel

Center
$7,000,000

David Krejci

Center
$7,000,000

Jonathan Quick

Goaltender
$7,000,000

Austin Wagner

Left Wing
$7,000,000

Henrik Lundqvist

Goaltender
$7,000,000
39

Aleksander Barkov

Center
$6,900,000
40

David Pastrnak

Right Wing
$6,800,000

Nate Schmidt

Defenseman
$6,800,000
42

Mark Scheifele

Center
$6,750,000

Ivan Provorov

Defenseman
$6,750,000

Brandon Saad

Left Wing
$6,750,000

Nathan MacKinnon

Center
$6,750,000

Martin Jones

Goaltender
$6,750,000

Johnny Gaudreau

Left Wing
$6,750,000

Mark Giordano

Defenseman
$6,750,000

Sean Monahan

Center
$6,750,000
50

Ryan Kesler

Center
$6,675,000
51

Nikolaj Ehlers

Left Wing
$6,500,000

Bryan Little

Center
$6,500,000

Mikael Granlund

Center
$6,500,000

Tuukka Rask

Goaltender
$6,500,000

Paul Stastny

Center
$6,500,000
56

John Gibson

Goaltender
$6,400,000
57

Yanni Gourde

Center
$6,300,000
58

Teuvo Teravainen

Center
$6,250,000

Marc-Edouard Vlasic

Defenseman
$6,250,000

Jason Zucker

Left Wing
$6,250,000
61

Jonathan Huberdeau

Left Wing
$6,200,000
62

Shea Weber

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Jordan Staal

Center
$6,000,000

Dougie Hamilton

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Blake Wheeler

Right Wing
$6,000,000

Patrik Laine

Right Wing
$6,000,000

Connor Hellebuyck

Goaltender
$6,000,000

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

Center
$6,000,000

Filip Forsberg

Center
$6,000,000

Kyle Turris

Center
$6,000,000

Pekka Rinne

Goaltender
$6,000,000

Niklas Hjalmarsson

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Tyson Barrie

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Taylor Hall

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Cory Schneider

Goaltender
$6,000,000

Erik Johnson

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Gabriel Landeskog

Left Wing
$6,000,000

J.T. Miller

Center
$6,000,000

Anders Lee

Center
$6,000,000

Brock Nelson

Center
$6,000,000

Johnny Boychuk

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Nick Leddy

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Josh Bailey

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Logan Couture

Center
$6,000,000

Evander Kane

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Gustav Nyquist

Right Wing
$6,000,000

Zach Bogosian

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Jonathan Marchessault

Center
$6,000,000

Joe Pavelski

Center
$6,000,000

Esa Lindell

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Justin Faulk

Defenseman
$6,000,000
92

Nino Niederreiter

Right Wing
$5,850,000

Brandon Dubinsky

Center
$5,850,000

Elias Lindholm

Center
$5,850,000
95

Adam Henrique

Center
$5,825,000
96

Alex Goligoski

Defenseman
$5,800,000
97

Bo Horvat

Center
$5,775,000
98

Matt Niskanen

Defenseman
$5,750,000

James Neal

Left Wing
$5,750,000

Travis Zajac

Center
$5,750,000