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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.

2018 Base Rankings

Player base
1

Anze Kopitar

Center
$12,000,000
2

Alex Ovechkin

Left Wing
$10,000,000

P.K. Subban

Defenseman
$10,000,000

Sidney Crosby

Center
$10,000,000

Jack Eichel

Center
$10,000,000

Ross Johnston

Left Wing
$10,000,000
7

Evgeni Malkin

Center
$9,500,000
8

Zach Parise

Left Wing
$9,000,000

Ryan Suter

Defenseman
$9,000,000

Claude Giroux

Center
$9,000,000

Leon Draisaitl

Center
$9,000,000
12

Ryan Getzlaf

Center
$8,950,000
13

Dustin Byfuglien

Defenseman
$8,000,000

Victor Hedman

Defenseman
$8,000,000

Ryan Johansen

Center
$8,000,000

David Pastrnak

Right Wing
$8,000,000
17

Drew Doughty

Defenseman
$7,650,000
18

Henrik Lundqvist

Goaltender
$7,500,000

Jason Spezza

Center
$7,500,000

Nicklas Backstrom

Center
$7,500,000

Cam Fowler

Defenseman
$7,500,000

Bobby Ryan

Right Wing
$7,500,000

David Krejci

Center
$7,500,000

Keith Yandle

Defenseman
$7,500,000

Paul Stastny

Center
$7,500,000

Erik Karlsson

Defenseman
$7,500,000
27

Cameron Atkinson

Right Wing
$7,375,000
28

Mark Stone

Right Wing
$7,350,000
29

Jakub Voracek

Right Wing
$7,250,000

Kris Letang

Defenseman
$7,250,000
31

Kevin Shattenkirk

Defenseman
$7,000,000

Vladimir Tarasenko

Right Wing
$7,000,000

Alex Pietrangelo

Defenseman
$7,000,000

Alexander Steen

Left Wing
$7,000,000

Connor Hellebuyck

Goaltender
$7,000,000

Oliver Ekman-Larsson

Defenseman
$7,000,000

James Van Riemsdyk

Left Wing
$7,000,000

Pekka Rinne

Goaltender
$7,000,000

Tuukka Rask

Goaltender
$7,000,000

Bo Horvat

Center
$7,000,000

Philip Kessel

Right Wing
$7,000,000

Josh Bailey

Left Wing
$7,000,000

Jonathan Quick

Goaltender
$7,000,000
44

Ondrej Palat

Left Wing
$6,855,000
45

William Nylander

Center
$6,774,193
46

Johnny Gaudreau

Left Wing
$6,750,000

Mark Giordano

Defenseman
$6,750,000

Sean Monahan

Center
$6,750,000

Hampus Lindholm

Defenseman
$6,750,000

Mark Scheifele

Center
$6,750,000

Tyler Johnson

Center
$6,750,000

Brandon Saad

Left Wing
$6,750,000

Nathan MacKinnon

Center
$6,750,000

Martin Jones

Goaltender
$6,750,000
55

Ryan Kesler

Center
$6,675,000
56

Tyler Seguin

Center
$6,500,000

Colton Parayko

Defenseman
$6,500,000

Corey Perry

Right Wing
$6,500,000

Matt Duchene

Center
$6,500,000

Bryan Little

Center
$6,500,000

Travis Zajac

Center
$6,500,000

Johnny Boychuk

Defenseman
$6,500,000
63

Jaden Schwartz

Left Wing
$6,250,000

Nikolaj Ehlers

Left Wing
$6,250,000

Aleksander Barkov

Center
$6,250,000

Marc-Edouard Vlasic

Defenseman
$6,250,000
67

Jonathan Huberdeau

Left Wing
$6,200,000

Sergei Bobrovsky

Goaltender
$6,200,000
69

Alex Goligoski

Defenseman
$6,100,000
70

Nino Niederreiter

Right Wing
$6,075,000
71

Mikko Koivu

Center
$6,000,000

Shea Weber

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Jordan Staal

Center
$6,000,000

Frans Nielsen

Center
$6,000,000

Karl Alzner

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Justin Faulk

Defenseman
$6,000,000

Derek Stepan

Center
$6,000,000

Patrick Kane

Right Wing
$6,000,000

Jonathan Toews

Center
$6,000,000

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

Center
$6,000,000

Filip Forsberg

Center
$6,000,000

Corey Crawford

Goaltender
$6,000,000

Kyle Turris

Center
$6,000,000

Shayne Gostisbehere

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

Jordan Eberle

Right Wing
$6,000,000

Artemi Panarin

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Evander Kane

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Jeff Skinner

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Logan Couture

Center
$6,000,000

Joe Pavelski

Left Wing
$6,000,000

Zach Bogosian

Defenseman
$6,000,000
96

Brandon Dubinsky

Center
$5,850,000
97

Blake Wheeler

Right Wing
$5,800,000
98

Matt Niskanen

Defenseman
$5,750,000

James Neal

Left Wing
$5,750,000

Dylan Larkin

Center
$5,750,000