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 Mcavoy D $9,500,000
Jones D $9,500,000
Fox

Adam Fox

NYR
D $9,500,000
7 Nurse D $9,250,000
8 Josi D $9,059,000
9 Hamilton D $9,000,000
Makar D $9,000,000
11 Pietrangelo D $8,800,000
12 Heiskanen D $8,450,000
13 Ekman-Larsson D $8,250,000
14 Trouba D $8,000,000
Carlson D $8,000,000
Chabot D $8,000,000
Burns 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 Klingberg D $7,000,000
Vlasic D $7,000,000
26 Seabrook D $6,875,000
27 McDonagh D $6,750,000
Provorov D $6,750,000
29 Fowler D $6,500,000
Lindholm D $6,500,000
Krug D $6,500,000
Parayko D $6,500,000
Faulk D $6,500,000
34 Petry D $6,250,000
Morrissey D $6,250,000
Ekholm D $6,250,000
Ellis D $6,250,000
38 Pulock D $6,150,000
39 Letang D $6,100,000
40 Myers D $6,000,000
Dumba D $6,000,000
Brodin D $6,000,000
Johnson D $6,000,000
Dahlin 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 Brodie D $5,000,000
Girard D $5,000,000
DeAngelo 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 Oleksiak D $4,600,000
Chychrun D $4,600,000
66 Andersson D $4,550,000
67 Tanev D $4,500,000
Zaitsev D $4,500,000
Gostisbehere D $4,500,000
Manson D $4,500,000
Barrie D $4,500,000
72 Marino D $4,400,000
Murphy D $4,400,000
Hronek D $4,400,000
75 Klefbom D $4,167,000
76 Severson D $4,166,666
77 Dumoulin D $4,100,000
Carlo 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 Dobson D $4,000,000
Gudbranson D $4,000,000
McCabe D $4,000,000
Dunn D $4,000,000
Larsson D $4,000,000
Leddy D $4,000,000
89 Shattenkirk D $3,900,000
Dillon D $3,900,000
91 Zadorov D $3,750,000
92 Grzelcyk D $3,687,500
93 Suter D $3,650,000
94 Montour D $3,500,000
Savard D $3,500,000
Edmundson D $3,500,000
97 Scandella D $3,275,000
98 Ferraro D $3,250,000
Weegar D $3,250,000
Ceci

Cody Ceci

EDM
D $3,250,000