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NHL Player Earnings NHL Player Earnings

Listing the top earnings for all active NHL players.

Player Earnings
Total
Seasons Earnings
Total
1

Sidney Crosby

Center
2005: R1, #1
$128,290,244 15 $128,290,244
2

Shea Weber

Defenseman
2003: R2, #49
$114,831,000 15 $114,831,000
3

Alex Ovechkin

Left Wing
2004: R1, #1
$113,220,893 15 $113,220,893
4

Joe Thornton

Center
1997: R1, #1
$110,091,561 22 $110,091,561
5

Evgeni Malkin

Center
2004: R1, #2
$108,270,893 14 $108,270,893
6

Henrik Lundqvist

Goaltender
2000: R7, #205
$100,408,390 15 $100,408,390
7

Marian Gaborik

Right Wing
2000: R1, #3
$99,950,013 21 $99,950,013
8

Anze Kopitar

Center
2005: R1, #11
$99,250,000 15 $99,250,000
9

Zach Parise

Left Wing
2003: R1, #17
$99,076,732 15 $99,076,732
10

Ryan Suter

Defenseman
2003: R1, #7
$96,826,000 15 $96,826,000
11

Patrick Marleau

Left Wing
1997: R1, #2
$95,900,505 24 $95,900,505
12

Patrick Kane

Right Wing
2007: R1, #1
$94,837,195 13 $94,837,195
13

Marian Hossa

Right Wing
1997: R1, #12
$92,024,390 21 $92,024,390
14

Zdeno Chara

Defenseman
1996: R3, #56
$88,382,500 17 $88,382,500
15

Jonathan Toews

Center
2006: R1, #3
$88,262,195 12 $88,262,195
16

Steven Stamkos

Center
2008: R1, #1
$86,675,000 12 $86,675,000
17

Ryan Getzlaf

Center
2003: R1, #19
$86,471,766 15 $86,471,766
18

Patrice Bergeron

Center
2003: R2, #45
$84,034,153 16 $84,034,153
19

Eric Staal

Center
2003: R1, #2
$83,908,010 17 $83,908,010
20

Henrik Zetterberg

Left Wing
1999: R7, #210
$81,936,585 17 $81,936,585
21

Philip Kessel

Right Wing
2006: R1, #5
$79,502,866 15 $79,502,866
22

Carey Price

Goaltender
2005: R1, #5
$77,050,000 13 $77,050,000
23

Brent Seabrook

Defenseman
2003: R1, #14
$76,827,200 15 $76,827,200
24

Paul Stastny

Center
2005: R2, #44
$74,193,415 15 $74,193,415
25

Jay Bouwmeester

Defenseman
2002: R1, #3
$73,454,045 17 $73,454,045
26

Duncan Keith

Defenseman
2002: R2, #54
$71,650,000 14 $71,650,000
27

Brent Burns

Defenseman
2003: R1, #20
$69,650,000 13 $69,650,000
28

Nicklas Backstrom

Center
2006: R1, #4
$69,550,000 13 $69,550,000
29

Jeff Carter

Center
2003: R1, #11
$69,235,737 15 $69,235,737
30

Marc-Andre Fleury

Goaltender
2003: R1, #1
$68,991,432 16 $68,991,432
31

Mike Green

Defenseman
2004: R1, #29
$68,012,195 16 $68,012,195
32

Drew Doughty

Defenseman
2008: R1, #2
$67,929,878 12 $67,929,878
33

Claude Giroux

Center
2006: R1, #22
$66,348,780 13 $66,348,780
34

Mikko Koivu

Center
2001: R1, #6
$66,133,476 14 $66,133,476
35

John Tavares

Center
2009: R1, #1
$65,841,463 11 $65,841,463
36

Jamie Benn

Left Wing
2007: R5, #129
$65,194,512 12 $65,194,512
37

Ryan Kesler

Center
2003: R1, #23
$64,594,000 15 $64,594,000
38

David Krejci

Center
2004: R2, #63
$63,623,171 14 $63,623,171
39

Ryan Miller

Goaltender
1999: R5, #138
$62,560,137 17 $62,560,137
40

Erik Karlsson

Defenseman
2008: R1, #15
$61,429,878 11 $61,429,878
41

Bobby Ryan

Right Wing
2005: R1, #2
$61,408,598 13 $61,408,598
42

Pekka Rinne

Goaltender
2004: R8, #258
$61,176,961 14 $61,176,961
43

Ryan O'Reilly

Center
2009: R2, #33
$59,140,000 11 $59,140,000
44

Dustin Brown

Right Wing
2003: R1, #13
$58,948,780 14 $58,948,780
45

Milan Lucic

Left Wing
2006: R2, #50
$58,842,805 15 $58,842,805
46

Jordan Staal

Center
2006: R1, #2
$58,684,146 14 $58,684,146
47

Jakub Voracek

Right Wing
2007: R1, #7
$58,612,805 13 $58,612,805
48

Nathan Horton

Right Wing
2003: R1, #3
$58,401,912 16 $58,401,912
49

P.K. Subban

Defenseman
2007: R2, #43
$57,837,500 9 $57,837,500
50

Joe Pavelski

Center
2003: R7, #205
$57,176,463 14 $57,176,463
51

Dustin Byfuglien

Defenseman
2003: R8, #245
$57,062,805 14 $57,062,805
52

Travis Zajac

Center
2004: R1, #20
$56,762,356 14 $56,762,356
53

Loui Eriksson

Right Wing
2003: R2, #33
$56,717,683 15 $56,717,683
54

Tuukka Rask

Goaltender
2005: R1, #21
$56,598,780 13 $56,598,780
55

Jonathan Quick

Goaltender
2005: R3, #72
$55,375,122 13 $55,375,122
56

Sergei Bobrovsky

Goaltender
0: Undrafted
$54,866,829 10 $54,866,829
57

Kris Letang

Defenseman
2005: R3, #62
$54,418,780 12 $54,418,780
58

Keith Yandle

Defenseman
2005: R4, #105
$53,196,828 14 $53,196,828
59

Brandon Dubinsky

Center
2004: R2, #60
$51,650,000 14 $51,650,000
60

Blake Wheeler

Right Wing
2004: R1, #5
$51,551,220 12 $51,551,220
61

Tyler Seguin

Center
2010: R1, #2
$50,700,000 10 $50,700,000
62

Marc Staal

Defenseman
2005: R1, #12
$50,689,756 13 $50,689,756
63

Alexander Edler

Defenseman
2004: R3, #91
$50,302,439 14 $50,302,439
64

Mark Giordano

Defenseman
0: Undrafted
$49,775,000 12 $49,775,000
65

Evander Kane

Left Wing
2009: R1, #4
$49,093,193 13 $49,093,193
66

John Carlson

Defenseman
2008: R1, #27
$48,946,951 12 $48,946,951
67

Marc-Edouard Vlasic

Defenseman
2005: R2, #35
$48,820,854 14 $48,820,854
68

Tyler Myers

Defenseman
2008: R1, #12
$48,625,000 12 $48,625,000
69

Matt Duchene

Center
2009: R1, #3
$48,352,439 13 $48,352,439
70

Johnny Boychuk

Defenseman
2002: R2, #61
$48,039,634 13 $48,039,634
71

Alex Pietrangelo

Defenseman
2008: R1, #4
$47,950,000 10 $47,950,000
72

Logan Couture

Center
2007: R1, #9
$47,234,756 13 $47,234,756
73

Alex Goligoski

Defenseman
2006: R2, #61
$47,224,137 13 $47,224,137
74

James Neal

Left Wing
2005: R2, #33
$47,116,829 13 $47,116,829
75

Jeff Skinner

Left Wing
2010: R1, #7
$47,050,000 10 $47,050,000
76

Brad Marchand

Left Wing
2006: R3, #71
$46,946,464 13 $46,946,464
77

T.J. Oshie

Right Wing
2005: R1, #24
$46,843,902 12 $46,843,902
78

Dan Hamhuis

Defenseman
2001: R1, #12
$46,781,740 16 $46,781,740
79

Victor Hedman

Defenseman
2009: R1, #2
$46,700,000 11 $46,700,000
80

Valtteri Filppula

Center
2002: R3, #95
$46,498,780 16 $46,498,780
81

Jack Johnson

Defenseman
2005: R1, #3
$45,940,000 14 $45,940,000
82

Jordan Eberle

Right Wing
2008: R1, #22
$45,875,000 11 $45,875,000
83

Mike Smith

Goaltender
2001: R5, #161
$45,470,732 13 $45,470,732
84

Erik Johnson

Defenseman
2006: R1, #1
$45,402,439 13 $45,402,439
85

Semyon Varlamov

Goaltender
2006: R1, #23
$45,368,598 13 $45,368,598
86

David Clarkson

Right Wing
0: Undrafted
$45,181,098 13 $45,181,098
87

Cory Schneider

Goaltender
2004: R1, #26
$45,094,063 13 $45,094,063
88

Bryan Little

Center
2006: R1, #12
$44,956,098 13 $44,956,098
89

Johan Franzen

Left Wing
2004: R3, #97
$44,748,171 15 $44,748,171
90

Taylor Hall

Left Wing
2010: R1, #1
$44,700,000 11 $44,700,000
91

Zach Bogosian

Defenseman
2008: R1, #3
$43,871,965 14 $43,871,965
92

Kyle Okposo

Right Wing
2006: R1, #7
$43,715,732 13 $43,715,732
93

Jimmy Howard

Goaltender
2003: R2, #64
$43,667,073 15 $43,667,073
94

Vladimir Tarasenko

Right Wing
2010: R1, #16
$43,616,829 8 $43,616,829
95

Oliver Ekman-Larsson

Defenseman
2009: R1, #6
$43,416,829 10 $43,416,829
96

James Van Riemsdyk

Left Wing
2007: R1, #2
$43,088,415 11 $43,088,415
97

Andrej Sekera

Defenseman
2004: R3, #71
$42,950,000 16 $42,950,000
98

Ron Hainsey

Defenseman
2000: R1, #13
$42,731,098 15 $42,731,098
99

Max Pacioretty

Left Wing
2007: R1, #22
$42,649,390 12 $42,649,390
100

Derek Stepan

Center
2008: R2, #51
$42,354,695 10 $42,354,695