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 Jones D $9,500,000
Fox

Adam Fox

NYR
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 Carlson D $8,000,000
Chabot D $8,000,000
Burns D $8,000,000
Trouba 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 Rielly D $7,500,000
Ekblad D $7,500,000
24 Vlasic D $7,000,000
Klingberg D $7,000,000
26 Seabrook D $6,875,000
27 Provorov D $6,750,000
McDonagh D $6,750,000
29 Krug D $6,500,000
Parayko D $6,500,000
Faulk D $6,500,000
Fowler D $6,500,000
Lindholm D $6,500,000
34 Morrissey D $6,250,000
Ellis D $6,250,000
Ekholm D $6,250,000
Petry D $6,250,000
38 Pulock D $6,150,000
39 Letang D $6,100,000
40 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
45 Schmidt D $5,950,000
46 Pionk D $5,875,000
47 Lindell D $5,800,000
48 Pelech D $5,750,000
49 Muzzin D $5,625,000
50 Slavin D $5,300,000
51 Skjei D $5,250,000
Martinez D $5,250,000
53 Theodore D $5,200,000
54 Orlov D $5,100,000
Ristolainen D $5,100,000
56 DeAngelo D $5,000,000
Brodie D $5,000,000
Girard D $5,000,000
59 Hanifin D $4,950,000
60 Matheson D $4,875,000
61 Sergachev D $4,800,000
62 Chiarot D $4,750,000
63 Sanheim D $4,675,000
64 Chychrun D $4,600,000
Oleksiak D $4,600,000
66 Andersson D $4,550,000
67 Zaitsev D $4,500,000
Tanev D $4,500,000
Barrie D $4,500,000
Gostisbehere D $4,500,000
Manson D $4,500,000
72 Murphy D $4,400,000
Hronek D $4,400,000
Marino D $4,400,000
75 Klefbom D $4,167,000
76 Severson D $4,166,666
77 Carlo D $4,100,000
Dumoulin D $4,100,000
Toews D $4,100,000
80 Gardiner D $4,050,000
81 Pettersson D $4,025,175
82 Pesce D $4,025,000
83 Leddy D $4,000,000
McCabe D $4,000,000
Gudbranson D $4,000,000
Dunn D $4,000,000
Larsson D $4,000,000
88 Dillon D $3,900,000
Shattenkirk D $3,900,000
90 Zadorov D $3,750,000
91 Grzelcyk D $3,687,500
92 Suter D $3,650,000
93 Savard D $3,500,000
Edmundson D $3,500,000
Montour D $3,500,000
96 Scandella D $3,275,000
97 Weegar D $3,250,000
Ceci

Cody Ceci

EDM
D $3,250,000
Ferraro D $3,250,000
100 Graves D $3,166,666