Vegas Golden Knights 2021-2022 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Vegas Golden Knights 2021-2022 salary cap table, including team cap space, buyouts, buried & retained salary, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Player (22) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap % Notes
Pietrangelo Alex Pietrangelo D 31 $2,000,000 $3,000,000 - $5,000,000 $8,800,000 $8,800,000 10.80
Karlsson William Karlsson C 28 $7,100,000 - - $7,100,000 $5,900,000 $5,900,000 7.24 M-NTC
Theodore Shea Theodore D 26 $5,200,000 - - $5,200,000 $5,200,000 $5,200,000 6.38
Lehner Robin Lehner G 30 $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 6.13 M-NTC
Marchessault Jonathan Marchessault C 30 $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 6.13
Smith Reilly Smith RW 30 $3,500,000 $1,000,000 - $4,500,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 6.13
Stephenson Chandler Stephenson C 27 $3,025,000 - - $3,025,000 $2,750,000 $2,750,000 3.37
McNabb Brayden McNabb D 30 $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 3.07
Brossoit Laurent Brossoit G 28 $750,000 $900,000 - $1,650,000 $2,325,000 $2,325,000 2.85
Janmark Mattias Janmark C 28 $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.45
Carrier William Carrier LW 26 $1,100,000 - - $1,100,000 $1,400,000 $1,400,000 1.72
Patrick Nolan Patrick C 23 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,200,000 $1,200,000 1.47
Howden Brett Howden C 23 $885,000 - - $885,000 $885,000 $885,000 1.09 Two-Way
Coghlan Dylan Coghlan D 23 $750,000 - - $750,000 $762,500 $762,500 0.94
Hutton Ben Hutton D 28 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.92
Roy Nicolas Roy C 24 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.92
Kolesar Keegan Kolesar RW 24 $750,000 - - $750,000 $725,000 $725,000 0.89 Two-Way
Whitecloud Zach Whitecloud D 24 $750,000 - - $750,000 $725,000 $725,000 0.89
Amadio Michael Amadio C 25 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $678,750 0.83
Leschyshyn Jake Leschyshyn C 22 $750,000 - $132,500 $750,000 $778,333 $544,880 0.67 Two-Way
Miromanov Daniil Miromanov D 24 $832,500 $92,500 $82,500 $925,000 $842,500 $476,069 0.58 Two-Way
Ferguson Dylan Ferguson G 23 $750,000 - - $750,000 $733,333 $370,367 0.45 Two-Way
 

2021 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (6) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Stone Mark Stone
(Covid-19)
RW 29 $7,000,000 $5,000,000 - $12,000,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 11.66
Pacioretty Max Pacioretty
(Wrist)
LW 32 $5,250,000 - - $5,250,000 $7,000,000 $7,000,000 8.59
Dadonov Evgeni Dadonov
(Covid-19)
LW 32 $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 6.13
Hague Nicolas Hague
(Wrist)
D 22 $832,500 - - $832,500 $791,667 $791,667 0.97
Brooks Adam Brooks
(Undisclosed)
C 25 $750,000 - - $615,000 $725,000 $590,875 0.73
Ahac Layton Ahac
(Undisclosed)
D 20 $750,000 $92,500 - $842,500 $897,500 - 0.00
 

2021 Long Term Injured Reserve Cap

Player (3) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Eichel Jack Eichel
(Neck)
C 24 $10,000,000 - - $8,800,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 12.27
Martinez Alec Martinez
(Face)
D 34 $4,250,000 - - $4,250,000 $5,250,000 $5,250,000 6.44
Bischoff Jake Bischoff
(Undisclosed)
D 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $716,667 $716,667 0.88
 

2021 Buried Cap

Player (8) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
RondbjergJonas Rondbjerg RW 22 $750,000 $90,000 $60,000 $840,000 $806,667 $129,056 0.16
CorcoranConnor Corcoran D 21 $750,000 $80,000 - $830,000 $813,333 $89,474 0.11
CotterPaul Cotter C 21 $750,000 - $20,000 $750,000 $760,000 $53,200 0.07
JonesBen Jones C 22 $750,000 - - $750,000 $760,000 $26,600 0.03
KorczakKaedan Korczak D 20 $750,000 $92,500 $132,500 $842,500 $795,000 $11,925 0.01
ThompsonLogan Thompson G 24 $825,000 - - $825,000 $800,000 $8,000 0.01
BaertschiSven Baertschi LW 28 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $7,500 0.01
DuganJack Dugan LW 23 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $4,625 0.01
 

2021 Retained Cap

Player (2) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary   Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
TuchAlex Tuch RW 25 $570,000 - - $570,000 - - 0.00
KrebsPeyton Krebs C 20 $89,420 - - $89,420 - - 0.00
 

2021-2022 Cap Totals

Salary cap totals including salaries, buyout figures, and projected floor & cap space.

Cap Type Adj Cap Total
2021-2022 NHL Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2021-2022 NHL Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Active Contracts $53,742,566
Injured Reserve Money $22,882,542
Long Term Reserve Money $4,544,512
Buried Money $330,380
Total Allocated Cap $81,500,000
Cap Space $0
Cap Type Cap Total
2021-2022 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2021-2022 Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Vegas's Adjusted Salary Cap $81,500,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $45,392,500 $4,992,500 $215,000 $50,385,000 $54,776,666 $53,742,566
Injured Reserve $19,582,500 $5,092,500 - $24,540,000 $23,914,167 $22,882,542
Long Term Injured Reserve $15,000,000 - - $13,800,000 $15,966,667 $4,544,512
Buried $6,157,500 $355,000 $1,062,500 $6,512,500 $330,380 $330,380
Total Cap Allocations $86,791,920 $10,440,000 $1,277,500 - $94,987,880 $81,500,000
Cap Space $0


2021-2022 Non-Roster Players

Salaries from players currently in the system. denotes a buried salary that counts against the payroll.

Player (20) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
DiliberatorePeter Diliberatore D 21 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $880,833 $880,833
ChaykaDaniil Chayka D 18 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $870,000 $870,000
PrimeauMason Primeau C 20 $750,000 $70,000 - $70,000 $825,000 $825,000
CormierLukas Cormier D 19 $750,000 $80,000 - $80,000 $813,333 $813,333
MarushevMaxim Marushev C 22 $750,000 $60,000 - $70,000 $810,000 $810,000
HayesZackary Hayes D 22 $750,000 $55,000 - $80,000 $805,000 $805,000
PateraJiri Patera G 22 $750,000 $67,500 - $70,000 $800,000 $800,000
KallionkieliMarcus Kallionkieli LW 20 $750,000 $82,500 - $70,000 $786,111 $786,111
PachalBrayden Pachal D 0 $750,000 $50,000 - $70,000 $765,000 $765,000
QuinneyGage Quinney LW 26 $750,000 - - $450,000 $750,000 $750,000
RondbjergJonas Rondbjerg RW 22 $750,000 $90,000 $60,000 $750,000 $806,667 $129,056
CorcoranConnor Corcoran D 21 $750,000 $80,000 - $70,000 $813,333 $89,474
CotterPaul Cotter C 21 $750,000 - $20,000 $70,000 $760,000 $53,200
JonesBen Jones C 22 $750,000 - - $70,000 $760,000 $26,600
KorczakKaedan Korczak D 20 $750,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $795,000 $11,925
ThompsonLogan Thompson G 24 $825,000 - - $70,000 $800,000 $8,000
BaertschiSven Baertschi LW 28 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $7,500
DorofeyevPavel Dorofeyev LW 20 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $4,625
DuganJack Dugan LW 23 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $70,000 $925,000 $4,625
DeanZach Dean C 18 - - - - - -