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.

Player (23) 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 11.53
Backstrom Nicklas Backstrom C 35 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 - $6,000,000 $9,200,000 $9,200,000 11.17
Kuznetsov Evgeny Kuznetsov C 30 $3,000,000 $2,000,000 - $5,000,000 $7,800,000 $7,800,000 9.47 M-NTC
Oshie T.J. Oshie RW 36 $2,500,000 $2,000,000 - $4,500,000 $5,750,000 $5,750,000 6.98 M-NTC
Mantha Anthony Mantha RW 28 $6,500,000 - - $6,500,000 $5,700,000 $5,700,000 6.92
Kuemper Darcy Kuemper G 32 $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $5,250,000 $5,250,000 6.37
Wilson Thomas Wilson RW 28 $2,100,000 $2,000,000 - $4,100,000 $5,166,666 $5,166,666 6.27 M-NTC
Orlov Dmitry Orlov D 31 $1,300,000 $2,000,000 - $3,300,000 $5,100,000 $5,100,000 6.19 M-NTC
Strome Dylan Strome C 25 $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.25
Eller Lars Eller C 33 $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.25
Jensen Nick Jensen D 32 $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 3.03
Sheary Conor Sheary LW 30 $1,750,000 - - $1,750,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.82
Hathaway Garnet Hathaway RW 31 $1,200,000 - - $1,200,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.82
Lindgren Charlie Lindgren G 29 $1,200,000 - - $1,200,000 $1,100,000 $1,100,000 1.33
Johansson Marcus Johansson C 32 $1,100,000 - - $1,100,000 $1,100,000 $1,100,000 1.33
Aube-Kubel Nicolas Aube-Kubel RW 26 $1,000,000 - - $854,784 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.21
Van Riemsdyk Trevor Van Riemsdyk D 31 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $950,000 $950,000 1.15
Gustafsson Erik Gustafsson D 30 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $800,000 0.97
Fehervary Martin Fehervary D 23 $832,500 - - $832,500 $791,667 $791,667 0.96 Two-Way
Irwin Matt Irwin D 35 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.91
Milano Sonny Milano LW 26 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $653,184 0.79
Protas Aliaksei Protas C 22 $750,000 - $82,500 $750,000 $789,167 $360,655 0.44 Two-Way
Alexeyev Alexander Alexeyev D 23 $832,500 - - $832,500 $12,950 $12,950 0.02 Two-Way
 

2022 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Dowd Nic Dowd
(Lower-body)
C 32 $1,600,000 - - $1,600,000 $1,300,000 $1,300,000 1.58
 

2022 Long Term Injured Reserve Cap

Player (3) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Carlson John Carlson
(Face)
D 33 $4,000,000 $2,000,000 - $6,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 9.71
Brown Connor Brown
(Lower-body)
RW 29 $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $3,600,000 $3,600,000 4.37
Hagelin Carl Hagelin
(Eye)
LW 34 $1,800,000 - - $1,800,000 $2,750,000 $2,750,000 3.34
 

2022 Buried Cap

Player (8) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
SnivelyJoe Snively LW 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $800,000 $387,090 0.47
MalenstynBeck Malenstyn LW 24 $750,000 - - $750,000 $762,500 $254,138 0.31
McMichaelConnor McMichael C 22 $832,500 - - $832,500 $863,333 $190,322 0.23
JohansenLucas Johansen D 25 $750,000 - - $750,000 $762,500 $73,782 0.09
ShepardHunter Shepard G 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $56,448 0.07
PilonGarrett Pilon C 24 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $16,128 0.02
FucaleZachary Fucale G 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $8,064 0.01
McIlrathDylan McIlrath D 30 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $4,032 0.00
 

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 $82,500,000
2022-2023 NHL Salary Cap Floor $61,000,000
Active Contracts $73,485,122
Injured Reserve Money $1,300,000
Long Term Reserve Money $6,624,874
Buried Money $990,004
Total Allocated Cap $82,400,000
Cap Space $0
Cap Type Cap Total
2022-2023 Salary Cap Max $82,500,000
2022-2023 Salary Cap Floor $61,000,000
Overage/Adjustment $-100,000
Washington's Adjusted Salary Cap $82,400,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $45,865,000 $20,000,000 $82,500 $65,719,784 $74,010,450 $73,485,122
Injured Reserve $1,600,000 - - $1,600,000 $1,300,000 $1,300,000
Long Term Injured Reserve $9,800,000 $2,000,000 - $11,800,000 $14,350,000 $6,624,874
Buried $6,082,500 - - $6,082,500 $990,004 $990,004
Total Cap Allocations $63,347,500 $22,000,000 $82,500 - $90,650,454 $82,400,000
Cap Space $0


2022-2023 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
LapierreHendrix Lapierre C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $232,500 $80,000 $894,167 $894,167
PerssonLudwig Persson LW 19 $775,000 $95,000 $80,000 $82,500 $878,333 $878,333
SuzdalevAlexander Suzdalev LW 18 $750,000 $95,000 $80,000 $82,500 $878,333 $878,333
IorioVincent Iorio D 20 $775,000 $92,500 $57,500 $80,000 $875,833 $875,833
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
BorgstromHenrik Borgstrom C 25 $750,000 - - $400,000 $750,000 $750,000
CarlssonGabriel Carlsson D 26 $750,000 - - $400,000 $750,000 $750,000
NardellaBobby Nardella D 26 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000
SgarbossaMichael Sgarbossa C 30 $750,000 - - $500,000 $750,000 $750,000
VecchioneMike Vecchione C 29 $750,000 - - $275,000 $750,000 $750,000
SnivelyJoe Snively LW 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $800,000 $387,090
MalenstynBeck Malenstyn LW 24 $750,000 - - $110,000 $762,500 $254,138
McMichaelConnor McMichael C 22 $832,500 - - $70,000 $863,333 $190,322
JohansenLucas Johansen D 25 $750,000 - - $125,000 $762,500 $73,782
ShepardHunter Shepard G 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $56,448
PilonGarrett Pilon C 24 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $16,128
FucaleZachary Fucale G 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $8,064
McIlrathDylan McIlrath D 30 $750,000 - - $475,000 $750,000 $4,032