NHL Player Earnings NHL Player Earnings

Listing the top earnings for all active NHL players.

Player Earnings
Total
Seasons Earnings
Total
1

Duncan Keith

Defenseman
2002: R2, #54
$76,400,000 16 $76,400,000
2

Milan Lucic

Left Wing
2006: R2, #50
$67,842,805 15 $67,842,805
3

Connor McDavid

Center
2015: R1, #1
$62,625,000 7 $62,625,000
4

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

Center
2011: R1, #1
$49,775,000 11 $49,775,000
5

Andrej Sekera

Defenseman
2004: R3, #71
$48,950,000 16 $48,950,000
6

Mike Smith

Goaltender
2001: R5, #161
$48,870,732 15 $48,870,732
7

Leon Draisaitl

Center
2014: R1, #3
$45,756,040 7 $45,756,040
8

Tyson Barrie

Defenseman
2009: R3, #64
$36,898,902 11 $36,898,902
9

Kris Russell

Defenseman
2005: R3, #67
$32,060,976 15 $32,060,976
10

Oscar Klefbom

Defenseman
2011: R1, #19
$25,801,949 9 $25,801,949
11

Zack Kassian

Right Wing
2009: R1, #13
$20,531,721 11 $20,531,721
12

Cody Ceci

Defenseman
2012: R1, #15
$19,938,355 9 $19,938,355
13

Darnell Nurse

Defenseman
2013: R1, #7
$18,525,000 5 $18,525,000
14

Mikko Koskinen

Goaltender
2009: R2, #31
$16,000,000 4 $16,000,000
15

Derek Ryan

Center
0: Undrafted
$13,250,000 7 $13,250,000
16

Zach Hyman

Center
2010: R5, #123
$12,475,000 6 $12,475,000
17

Alex Stalock

Goaltender
2005: R4, #112
$10,248,910 12 $10,248,910
18

Devin Shore

Center
2012: R2, #61
$7,690,326 7 $7,690,326
19

Josh Archibald

Right Wing
2011: R6, #173
$6,024,318 6 $6,024,318
20

Warren Foegele

Left Wing
2014: R3, #67
$5,850,427 5 $5,850,427
21

Slater Koekkoek

Defenseman
2012: R1, #10
$5,163,073 7 $5,163,073
22

Jesse Puljujarvi

Right Wing
2016: R1, #4
$4,896,760 5 $4,896,760
23

Brendan Perlini

Left Wing
2014: R1, #12
$4,642,633 6 $4,642,633
24

William Lagesson

Defenseman
2014: R4, #91
$2,150,000 3 $2,150,000
25

Evan Bouchard

Defenseman
2018: R1, #10
$2,127,019 4 $2,127,019
26

Ryan McLeod

Center
2018: R2, #40
$1,037,592 2 $1,037,592