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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

Milan Lucic

Left Wing
2006: R2, #50
$62,842,805 14 $62,842,805
2

Mark Giordano

Defenseman
0: Undrafted
$56,525,000 13 $56,525,000
3

Johnny Gaudreau

Left Wing
2011: R4, #104
$37,375,000 8 $37,375,000
4

Sean Monahan

Center
2013: R1, #6
$36,125,000 8 $36,125,000
5

Mikael Backlund

Center
2007: R1, #24
$32,911,890 13 $32,911,890
6

Chris Tanev

Defenseman
0: Undrafted
$31,666,829 11 $31,666,829
7

Elias Lindholm

Center
2013: R1, #5
$22,937,500 8 $22,937,500
8

Jacob Markstrom

Goaltender
2008: R2, #31
$21,630,378 10 $21,630,378
9

Michael Stone

Defenseman
2008: R2, #69
$19,505,312 12 $19,505,312
10

Noah Hanifin

Defenseman
2015: R1, #5
$17,625,000 6 $17,625,000
11

Matthew Tkachuk

Left Wing
2016: R1, #6
$14,775,000 5 $14,775,000
12

Derek Ryan

Center
0: Undrafted
$12,000,000 6 $12,000,000
13

Sam Bennett

Center
2014: R1, #4
$11,775,000 7 $11,775,000
14

David Rittich

Goaltender
0: Undrafted
$7,704,454 5 $7,704,454
15

Brett Ritchie

Right Wing
0: Undrafted
$7,452,550 7 $7,452,550
16

Rasmus Andersson

Defenseman
2015: R2, #53
$7,451,443 5 $7,451,443
17

Joakim Nordstrom

Left Wing
2010: R3, #90
$6,295,387 7 $6,295,387
18

Louis Domingue

Goaltender
2010: R5, #138
$5,908,175 6 $5,908,175
19

Josh Leivo

Left Wing
2011: R3, #85
$4,525,000 5 $4,525,000
20

Andrew Mangiapane

Left Wing
2015: R6, #166
$3,781,531 4 $3,781,531
21

Juuso Valimaki

Defenseman
2017: R1, #16
$2,448,168 3 $2,448,168
22

Nikita Nesterov

Defenseman
2011: R5, #148
$2,137,124 3 $2,137,124
23

Byron Froese

Center
0: Undrafted
$1,816,236 4 $1,816,236
24

Dillon Dube

Center
2016: R2, #56
$1,713,295 3 $1,713,295
25

Oliver Kylington

Defenseman
2015: R2, #60
$1,709,598 5 $1,709,598
26

Buddy Robinson

Right Wing
0: Undrafted
$1,160,168 5 $1,160,168
27

Glenn Gawdin

Center
0: Undrafted
$118,666 2 $118,666