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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.

2019 Center Cap Hit Rankings

Player cap hit
1

Connor McDavid

Center
$12,500,000
2

Auston Matthews

Center
$11,634,000
3

John Tavares

Center
$11,000,000
4

Jonathan Toews

Center
$10,500,000
5

Anze Kopitar

Center
$10,000,000

Jack Eichel

Center
$10,000,000
7

Tyler Seguin

Center
$9,850,000
8

Evgeni Malkin

Center
$9,500,000
9

Sidney Crosby

Center
$8,700,000
10

Steven Stamkos

Center
$8,500,000

Leon Draisaitl

Center
$8,500,000
12

Claude Giroux

Center
$8,275,000
13

Ryan Getzlaf

Center
$8,250,000
14

Matt Duchene

Center
$8,000,000

Ryan Johansen

Center
$8,000,000

Logan Couture

Center
$8,000,000
17

Evgeny Kuznetsov

Center
$7,800,000
18

Ryan O'Reilly

Center
$7,500,000
19

David Krejci

Center
$7,250,000
20

Kevin Hayes

Center
$7,142,857
21

Anders Lee

Center
$7,000,000

Joe Pavelski

Center
$7,000,000
23

William Nylander

Center
$6,962,366
24

Ryan Kesler

Center
$6,875,000

Patrice Bergeron

Center
$6,875,000
26

Nicklas Backstrom

Center
$6,700,000
27

Derek Stepan

Center
$6,500,000

Paul Stastny

Center
$6,500,000
29

Sean Monahan

Center
$6,375,000
30

Nathan MacKinnon

Center
$6,300,000
31

Mark Scheifele

Center
$6,125,000
32

Dylan Larkin

Center
$6,100,000
33

Jordan Staal

Center
$6,000,000

Filip Forsberg

Center
$6,000,000

Kyle Turris

Center
$6,000,000

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

Center
$6,000,000

Jake Guentzel

Center
$6,000,000

Brock Nelson

Center
$6,000,000

David Backes

Center
$6,000,000
40

Aleksander Barkov

Center
$5,900,000

William Karlsson

Center
$5,900,000
42

Nick Schmaltz

Center
$5,850,000

Brandon Dubinsky

Center
$5,850,000
44

Adam Henrique

Center
$5,825,000
45

Mikael Granlund

Center
$5,750,000

Travis Zajac

Center
$5,750,000
47

Tomas Hertl

Center
$5,625,000
48

Bo Horvat

Center
$5,500,000

Mikko Koivu

Center
$5,500,000
50

Teuvo Teravainen

Center
$5,400,000
51

Mikael Backlund

Center
$5,350,000

Mika Zibanejad

Center
$5,350,000
53

Bryan Little

Center
$5,291,000
54

Jeff Carter

Center
$5,272,727
55

Frans Nielsen

Center
$5,250,000

J.T. Miller

Center
$5,250,000
57

Yanni Gourde

Center
$5,166,666
58

Brayden Schenn

Center
$5,125,000
59

Tyler Johnson

Center
$5,000,000

Jonathan Marchessault

Center
$5,000,000

Tyler Bozak

Center
$5,000,000
62

Alex Galchenyuk

Center
$4,900,000

Alexander Wennberg

Center
$4,900,000
64

Elias Lindholm

Center
$4,850,000
65

Carl Soderberg

Center
$4,750,000

Vincent Trocheck

Center
$4,750,000

Martin Hanzal

Center
$4,750,000
68

Artem Anisimov

Center
$4,550,000
69

Nazem Kadri

Center
$4,500,000

Marcus Johansson

Center
$4,500,000
71

Alexander Killorn

Center
$4,450,000

Christian Dvorak

Center
$4,450,000
73

Brandon Sutter

Center
$4,375,000
74

Sean Couturier

Center
$4,333,333
75

Craig Smith

Center
$4,250,000
76

Mathieu Perreault

Center
$4,125,000
77

Nick Bonino

Center
$4,100,000

Nick Bjugstad

Center
$4,100,000
79

Vladislav Namestnikov

Center
$4,000,000

Victor Rask

Center
$4,000,000
81

Andrew Shaw

Center
$3,900,000
82

Darren Helm

Center
$3,850,000

Cody Eakin

Center
$3,850,000
84

Rickard Rakell

Center
$3,789,444
85

Boone Jenner

Center
$3,750,000
86

Sam Reinhart

Center
$3,650,000
87

Alexander Kerfoot

Center
$3,500,000

Brandon Tanev

Center
$3,500,000

J.T Compher

Center
$3,500,000

Lars Eller

Center
$3,500,000
91

Paul Byron

Center
$3,400,000
92

Ryan Dzingel

Center
$3,375,000
93

Casey Cizikas

Center
$3,350,000
94

Zack Smith

Center
$3,250,000

Eric Staal

Center
$3,250,000
96

Charlie Coyle

Center
$3,200,000
97

Sam Gagner

Center
$3,150,000
98

Derek Ryan

Center
$3,125,000
99

Jean-Gabriel Pageau

Center
$3,100,000

Ryan Strome

Center
$3,100,000