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 (20) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap % Notes
Stone Mark Stone RW 29 $7,000,000 $5,000,000 - $12,000,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 11.66 NMC
Pietrangelo Alex Pietrangelo D 31 $2,000,000 $3,000,000 - $5,000,000 $8,800,000 $8,800,000 10.80
Pacioretty Max Pacioretty LW 32 $5,250,000 - - $5,250,000 $7,000,000 $7,000,000 8.59 M-NTC
Karlsson William Karlsson C 28 $7,100,000 - - $7,100,000 $5,900,000 $5,900,000 7.24 M-NTC
Martinez Alec Martinez D 34 $4,250,000 - - $4,250,000 $5,250,000 $5,250,000 6.44 M-NTC
Theodore Shea Theodore D 26 $5,200,000 - - $5,200,000 $5,200,000 $5,200,000 6.38
Dadonov Evgeni Dadonov LW 32 $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 6.13 M-NTC
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
Hague Nicolas Hague D 22 $832,500 - - $832,500 $791,667 $791,667 0.97 Two-Way
Coghlan Dylan Coghlan D 23 $750,000 - - $750,000 $762,500 $762,500 0.94
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
 

2021 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (4) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Howden Brett Howden
(Undisclosed)
C 23 $885,000 - - $885,000 $885,000 $885,000 1.09
Roy Nicolas Roy
(Upper-body)
C 24 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.92
Ahac Layton Ahac
(Undisclosed)
D 20 $750,000 $92,500 - $842,500 $897,500 - 0.00
Corcoran Connor Corcoran
(Undisclosed)
D 21 $750,000 $80,000 - $830,000 $813,333 - 0.00
 

2021 Long Term Injured Reserve Cap

Player (2) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Tuch Alex Tuch RW 25 $4,750,000 - - $4,750,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 5.83
Bischoff Jake Bischoff D 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $716,667 $716,667 0.88
 

2021 Buried Cap

Player (4) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
KrebsPeyton Krebs C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $412,500 $925,000 $894,167 $13,413 0.02
RondbjergJonas Rondbjerg RW 22 $750,000 $90,000 $60,000 $840,000 $806,667 $8,066 0.01
LeschyshynJake Leschyshyn C 22 $750,000 - $132,500 $750,000 $778,333 $7,784 0.01
DuganJack Dugan LW 23 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $4,625 0.01
 

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 $76,829,167
Injured Reserve Money $1,635,000
Long Term Reserve Money $3,001,945
Buried Money $33,888
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 $62,257,500 $9,900,000 - $72,157,500 $76,829,167 $76,829,167
Injured Reserve $3,135,000 $172,500 - $3,307,500 $3,345,833 $1,635,000
Long Term Injured Reserve $5,500,000 - - $5,500,000 $5,466,667 $3,001,945
Buried $3,165,000 $275,000 $1,455,000 $3,440,000 $33,888 $33,888
Total Cap Allocations $74,057,500 $10,347,500 $1,455,000 - $85,675,555 $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 (23) 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
MiromanovDaniil Miromanov D 24 $832,500 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $842,500 $842,500
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
ThompsonLogan Thompson G 24 $825,000 - - $70,000 $800,000 $800,000
PateraJiri Patera G 22 $750,000 $67,500 - $70,000 $800,000 $800,000
KorczakKaedan Korczak D 20 $750,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $795,000 $795,000
KallionkieliMarcus Kallionkieli LW 20 $750,000 $82,500 - $70,000 $786,111 $786,111
ElvenesLukas Elvenes C 22 $750,000 - $110,000 $70,000 $776,667 $776,667
PachalBrayden Pachal D 0 $750,000 $50,000 - $70,000 $765,000 $765,000
CotterPaul Cotter C 21 $750,000 - $20,000 $70,000 $760,000 $760,000
JonesBen Jones C 22 $750,000 - - $70,000 $760,000 $760,000
BaertschiSven Baertschi LW 28 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000
QuinneyGage Quinney LW 26 $750,000 - - $450,000 $750,000 $750,000
FergusonDylan Ferguson G 23 $750,000 - - $70,000 $733,333 $733,333
KrebsPeyton Krebs C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $412,500 $832,500 $894,167 $13,413
RondbjergJonas Rondbjerg RW 22 $750,000 $90,000 $60,000 $750,000 $806,667 $8,066
LeschyshynJake Leschyshyn C 22 $750,000 - $132,500 $750,000 $778,333 $7,784
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