Washington Capitals 2024-2025 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Washington Capitals 2024-2025 salary cap table, including team cap space, buyouts, buried & retained salary, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Player (8) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap % Notes
Ovechkin Alex Ovechkin LW 39 $5,000,000 $6,000,000 - $11,000,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 19.83
Backstrom Nicklas Backstrom C 37 $6,000,000 $2,000,000 - $8,000,000 $9,200,000 $9,200,000 19.21
Carlson John Carlson D 35 $4,000,000 $2,000,000 - $6,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 16.70
Kuznetsov Evgeny Kuznetsov C 32 $6,000,000 $2,000,000 - $8,000,000 $7,800,000 $7,800,000 16.28 M-NTC
Oshie T.J. Oshie RW 38 $3,000,000 $1,000,000 - $4,000,000 $5,750,000 $5,750,000 12.00 M-NTC
Kuemper Darcy Kuemper G 34 $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $5,250,000 $5,250,000 10.96
Dowd Nic Dowd C 34 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,300,000 $1,300,000 2.71
Lindgren Charlie Lindgren G 31 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,100,000 $1,100,000 2.30
 

2024-2025 Cap Totals

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

Cap Type Adj Cap Total
2024-2025 NHL Salary Cap Max $84,500,000
2024-2025 NHL Salary Cap Floor $61,000,000
Active Contracts $47,900,000
Total Allocated Cap $47,900,000
Cap Space $36,600,000
Cap Floor Space $-13,100,000
Cap Type Cap Total
2024-2025 Salary Cap Max $84,500,000
2024-2025 Salary Cap Floor $61,000,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Washington's Adjusted Salary Cap $84,500,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $32,000,000 $13,000,000 - $45,000,000 $47,900,000 $47,900,000
Total Cap Allocations $32,000,000 $13,000,000 - - $47,900,000 $47,900,000
Cap Space $36,600,000
Cap Floor Space $-13,100,000


2024-2025 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (5) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
PerssonLudwig Persson LW 21 $800,000 $95,000 $80,000 $82,500 $878,333 $878,333
SuzdalevAlexander Suzdalev LW 20 $800,000 $95,000 $55,000 $82,500 $878,333 $878,333
RybinskiHenrik Rybinski RW 23 $775,000 $92,500 $57,500 $80,000 $859,167 $859,167
TrineyevBogdan Trineyev RW 22 $775,000 $92,500 $57,500 $80,000 $859,167 $859,167
BjorklundGarin Bjorklund G 22 $775,000 $75,000 - $80,000 $843,333 $843,333