NHL Player Earnings NHL Player Earnings

Listing the top earnings for all active NHL players.

Player Earnings
Total
Seasons Earnings
Total
1

Alex Ovechkin

Left Wing
2004: R1, #1
$138,220,893 18 $138,220,893
2

Nicklas Backstrom

Center
2006: R1, #4
$97,550,000 16 $97,550,000
3

John Carlson

Defenseman
2008: R1, #27
$70,946,951 14 $70,946,951
4

T.J. Oshie

Right Wing
2005: R1, #24
$61,843,902 15 $61,843,902
5

Evgeny Kuznetsov

Center
2010: R1, #26
$53,747,884 10 $53,747,884
6

Dmitry Orlov

Defenseman
2009: R2, #55
$37,590,000 10 $37,590,000
7

Lars Eller

Center
2007: R1, #13
$36,298,171 15 $36,298,171
8

Marcus Johansson

Center
2009: R1, #24
$35,516,828 13 $35,516,828
9

Carl Hagelin

Left Wing
2007: R6, #168
$31,825,000 12 $31,825,000
10

Thomas Wilson

Right Wing
2012: R1, #16
$29,042,886 10 $29,042,886
11

Anthony Mantha

Right Wing
2013: R1, #20
$24,773,876 8 $24,773,876
12

Darcy Kuemper

Goaltender
2007: R6, #161
$24,300,000 10 $24,300,000
13

Connor Brown

Right Wing
2012: R6, #156
$17,100,000 6 $17,100,000
14

Conor Sheary

Left Wing
0: Undrafted
$12,708,306 8 $12,708,306
15

Nick Jensen

Defenseman
2009: R5, #149
$12,225,000 7 $12,225,000
16

Dylan Strome

Center
2015: R1, #3
$11,766,345 7 $11,766,345
17

Trevor Van Riemsdyk

Defenseman
0: Undrafted
$10,756,237 9 $10,756,237
18

Erik Gustafsson

Defenseman
2012: R4, #93
$9,048,561 8 $9,048,561
19

Matt Irwin

Defenseman
0: Undrafted
$8,976,993 13 $8,976,993
20

Garnet Hathaway

Right Wing
0: Undrafted
$8,195,898 8 $8,195,898
21

Sonny Milano

Left Wing
2014: R1, #16
$7,039,737 8 $7,039,737
22

Nic Dowd

Center
2009: R7, #197
$5,849,235 8 $5,849,235
23

Nicolas Aube-Kubel

Right Wing
2014: R2, #48
$3,663,466 5 $3,663,466
24

Charlie Lindgren

Goaltender
0: Undrafted
$3,172,405 7 $3,172,405
25

Martin Fehervary

Defenseman
2018: R2, #46
$1,705,104 3 $1,705,104
26

Joe Snively

Left Wing
0: Undrafted
$1,500,000 2 $1,500,000
27

Aliaksei Protas

Center
2019: R3, #91
$1,198,750 2 $1,198,750
28

Beck Malenstyn

Left Wing
2016: R5, #145
$896,393 3 $896,393
29

Alexander Alexeyev

Defenseman
2018: R1, #31
$857,478 2 $857,478