Washington Capitals 2022-2023 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Washington Capitals 2022-2023 salary cap table, including team cap space, buyouts, buried & retained salary, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

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Player (21) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap % Notes
Ovechkin Alex Ovechkin LW 37 $1,000,000 $9,000,000 - $10,000,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 12.67
Backstrom Nicklas Backstrom C 35 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 - $6,000,000 $9,200,000 $9,200,000 12.27
Carlson John Carlson D 33 $4,000,000 $2,000,000 - $6,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 10.67 M-NTC
Kuznetsov Evgeny Kuznetsov C 30 $3,000,000 $2,000,000 - $5,000,000 $7,800,000 $7,800,000 10.41 M-NTC
Oshie T.J. Oshie RW 36 $2,500,000 $2,000,000 - $4,500,000 $5,750,000 $5,750,000 7.67 M-NTC
Mantha Anthony Mantha RW 28 $6,500,000 - - $6,500,000 $5,700,000 $5,700,000 7.60
Wilson Thomas Wilson RW 28 $2,100,000 $2,000,000 - $4,100,000 $5,166,666 $5,166,666 6.89 M-NTC
Orlov Dmitry Orlov D 31 $1,300,000 $2,000,000 - $3,300,000 $5,100,000 $5,100,000 6.80 M-NTC
Eller Lars Eller C 33 $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.67
Hagelin Carl Hagelin LW 34 $1,800,000 - - $1,800,000 $2,750,000 $2,750,000 3.67
Jensen Nick Jensen D 32 $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 3.34
Sheary Conor Sheary LW 30 $1,750,000 - - $1,750,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 2.00
Hathaway Garnet Hathaway RW 31 $1,200,000 - - $1,200,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 2.00
Dowd Nic Dowd C 32 $1,600,000 - - $1,600,000 $1,300,000 $1,300,000 1.73
Van Riemsdyk Trevor Van Riemsdyk D 31 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $950,000 $950,000 1.27
McMichael Connor McMichael C 22 $832,500 - - $832,500 $863,333 $863,333 1.15 Two-Way
Snively Joe Snively LW 27 - - - - $800,000 $800,000 1.07
Fehervary Martin Fehervary D 23 $832,500 - - $832,500 $791,667 $791,667 1.06 Two-Way
Protas Aliaksei Protas C 22 $750,000 - $82,500 $750,000 $789,167 $789,167 1.05 Two-Way
Jonsson-Fjallby Axel Jonsson-Fjallby LW 24 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 1.00
McIlrath Dylan McIlrath D 30 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 1.00 Two-Way
 

2022-2023 Cap Totals

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

Cap Type Adj Cap Total
2022-2023 NHL Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2022-2023 NHL Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Active Contracts $74,960,833
Total Allocated Cap $74,960,833
Cap Space $6,539,167
Cap Type Cap Total
2022-2023 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2022-2023 Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Washington's Adjusted Salary Cap $81,500,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $39,665,000 $22,000,000 $82,500 $61,665,000 $74,960,833 $74,960,833
Total Cap Allocations $39,665,000 $22,000,000 $82,500 - $74,960,833 $74,960,833
Cap Space $6,539,167


2022-2023 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (15) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
LapierreHendrix Lapierre C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $232,500 $80,000 $894,167 $894,167
IorioVincent Iorio D 20 $775,000 $92,500 $57,500 $80,000 $875,833 $875,833
AlexeyevAlexander Alexeyev D 23 $832,500 - - $70,000 $863,333 $863,333
RybinskiHenrik Rybinski RW 21 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $859,167 $859,167
TrineyevBogdan Trineyev RW 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $859,167 $859,167
StevensonClay Stevenson G 23 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $855,000 $855,000
BjorklundGarin Bjorklund G 20 $750,000 $80,000 - $80,000 $843,333 $843,333
ClarkKody Clark RW 23 $832,500 - - $70,000 $808,333 $808,333
SutterRiley Sutter RW 23 $750,000 - $82,500 $70,000 $764,167 $764,167
FucaleZachary Fucale G 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000
NardellaBobby Nardella D 26 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000
PilonGarrett Pilon C 24 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000
SgarbossaMichael Sgarbossa C 30 $750,000 - - $500,000 $750,000 $750,000
ShepardHunter Shepard G 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000
VecchioneMike Vecchione C 29 $750,000 - - $275,000 $750,000 $750,000