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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.

2021 Defenseman Cap Hit Rankings

Player POS cap hit
1 Karlsson D $11,500,000
2 Doughty D $11,000,000
3 Josi D $9,059,000
4 Subban D $9,000,000
Makar D $9,000,000
Hamilton D $9,000,000
7 Pietrangelo D $8,800,000
8 Heiskanen D $8,450,000
9 Ekman-Larsson D $8,250,000
10 Trouba D $8,000,000
Burns D $8,000,000
Chabot D $8,000,000
Carlson D $8,000,000
14 Hedman D $7,875,000
15 Weber D $7,857,143
16 Spurgeon D $7,575,000
17 Ekblad D $7,500,000
18 Letang D $7,250,000
19 Vlasic D $7,000,000
20 Seabrook D $6,875,000
21 McDonagh D $6,750,000
Provorov D $6,750,000
Giordano D $6,750,000
24 Fowler D $6,500,000
Faulk D $6,500,000
Krug D $6,500,000
27 Ellis D $6,250,000
Morrissey D $6,250,000
Petry D $6,250,000
30 Johnson D $6,000,000
Dumba D $6,000,000
Brodin D $6,000,000
Boychuk D $6,000,000
Myers D $6,000,000
35 Schmidt D $5,950,000
36 Lindell D $5,800,000
37 Muzzin D $5,625,000
38 Nurse D $5,600,000
39 Keith D $5,538,462
40 Leddy D $5,500,000
Stralman D $5,500,000
Parayko D $5,500,000
43 Jones D $5,400,000
Ristolainen D $5,400,000
45 Slavin D $5,300,000
46 Martinez D $5,250,000
Skjei D $5,250,000
48 Lindholm D $5,205,556
49 Theodore D $5,200,000
50 Orlov D $5,100,000
51 DeKeyser D $5,000,000
Girard D $5,000,000
Rielly D $5,000,000
Brodie D $5,000,000
Goligoski D $5,000,000
Pulock D $5,000,000
Werenski D $5,000,000
58 Hanifin D $4,950,000
59 Mcavoy D $4,900,000
60 Matheson D $4,875,000
61 Sergachev D $4,800,000
62 Chychrun D $4,600,000
Oleksiak D $4,600,000
64 de Haan D $4,550,000
Andersson D $4,550,000
66 Zaitsev D $4,500,000
Tanev D $4,500,000
Barrie D $4,500,000
Gostisbehere D $4,500,000
70 Marino D $4,400,000
71 Klingberg D $4,250,000
72 Klefbom D $4,167,000
73 Severson D $4,166,666
74 Carlo D $4,100,000
Dumoulin D $4,100,000
Manson D $4,100,000
Toews D $4,100,000
78 Maatta D $4,083,333
79 Gardiner D $4,050,000
80 Pettersson D $4,025,175
81 Pesce D $4,025,000
82 McCabe D $4,000,000
Schultz D $4,000,000
Larsson D $4,000,000
85 Shattenkirk D $3,900,000
Dillon D $3,900,000
87 Miller D $3,875,000
88 Murphy D $3,850,000
89 Ekholm D $3,750,000
90 Butcher D $3,733,333
91 Grzelcyk D $3,687,500
92 Suter D $3,650,000
93 Edler D $3,500,000
Chiarot D $3,500,000
Edmundson D $3,500,000
Savard D $3,500,000
Montour D $3,500,000
98 Scandella D $3,275,000
99 Weegar D $3,250,000
Ceci

Cody Ceci

EDM
D $3,250,000