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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.

2020 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
5 Ekman-Larsson D $8,250,000
6 Trouba D $8,000,000
Chabot D $8,000,000
Carlson D $8,000,000
Burns D $8,000,000
10 Hedman D $7,875,000
11 Weber D $7,857,143
12 Spurgeon D $7,575,000
13 Suter D $7,538,462
14 Ekblad D $7,500,000
15 Letang D $7,250,000
16 Vlasic D $7,000,000
17 Seabrook D $6,875,000
18 Giordano D $6,750,000
McDonagh D $6,750,000
Provorov D $6,750,000
21 Faulk D $6,500,000
Fowler D $6,500,000
23 Yandle D $6,350,000
24 Morrissey D $6,250,000
Ellis D $6,250,000
26 Boychuk D $6,000,000
Edler D $6,000,000
Myers D $6,000,000
Dumba D $6,000,000
Johnson D $6,000,000
31 Schmidt D $5,950,000
32 Lindell D $5,800,000
33 Hamilton D $5,750,000
Niskanen D $5,750,000
35 Staal D $5,700,000
36 Muzzin D $5,625,000
37 Nurse D $5,600,000
38 Keith D $5,538,462
39 Parayko D $5,500,000
Leddy D $5,500,000
Stralman D $5,500,000
Petry D $5,500,000
43 Goligoski D $5,475,000
44 Jones D $5,400,000
Ristolainen D $5,400,000
46 Slavin D $5,300,000
47 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
Hjalmarsson D $5,000,000
Rielly D $5,000,000
Girard D $5,000,000
Werenski D $5,000,000
56 Hanifin D $4,950,000
57 Mcavoy D $4,900,000
58 Matheson D $4,875,000
59 Alzner D $4,625,000
60 Chychrun D $4,600,000
Murray D $4,600,000
62 Andersson D $4,550,000
de Haan D $4,550,000
64 Zaitsev D $4,500,000
Gostisbehere D $4,500,000
66 Smith D $4,350,000
67 Klingberg D $4,250,000
Cole

Ian Cole

COL
D $4,250,000
Savard D $4,250,000
70 Klefbom D $4,167,000
71 Severson D $4,166,666
Larsson D $4,166,666
Brodin D $4,166,666
74 Dumoulin D $4,100,000
Manson D $4,100,000
76 Maatta D $4,083,333
77 Gardiner D $4,050,000
78 Pettersson D $4,025,175
79 Pesce D $4,025,000
80 Russell D $4,000,000
Martinez D $4,000,000
Gudbranson D $4,000,000
83 Demers D $3,937,500
84 Miller D $3,875,000
85 Murphy D $3,850,000
86 Ekholm D $3,750,000
87 Butcher D $3,733,333
88 Chiarot D $3,500,000
Edmundson D $3,500,000
90 Scandella D $3,275,000
91 Sanheim D $3,250,000
Johnson D $3,250,000
93 Nemeth D $3,000,000
Pionk D $3,000,000
95 McCabe D $2,850,000
Carlo D $2,850,000
97 Moore D $2,750,000
98 Nutivaara D $2,700,000
99 Walker D $2,650,000
100 Hickey D $2,500,000