Ryan Suter
Defenseman
Drafted: Round 1 (#7 overall), 2003
Experience: 12 Years
College: Wisconsin
Contract: 13 yr(s) / $98,000,000 Signing Bonus $25,000,000 Average Salary$7,538,462 Free Agent:2025 / UFA
Year   Age Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Cap Hit
2012-13 Contract details by year 27 $2,000,000 $10,000,000 - $7,538,462
2013-14 Contract details by year 28 $2,000,000 $10,000,000 - $7,538,462
2014-15 Contract details by year 29 $6,000,000 $5,000,000 - $7,538,462
2015-16 Contract details by year 30 $9,000,000 - - $7,538,462
2016-17 Contract details by year 31 $9,000,000 - - $7,538,462
2017-18 Contract details by year 32 $9,000,000 - - $7,538,462
2018-19 Contract details by year 33 $9,000,000 - - $7,538,462
2019-20 Contract details by year 34 $9,000,000 - - $7,538,462
2020-21 Contract details by year 35 $8,000,000 - - $7,538,462
2021-22 Contract details by year 36 $6,000,000 - - $7,538,462
2022-23 Contract details by year 37 $2,000,000 - - $7,538,462
2023-24 Contract details by year 38 $1,000,000 - - $7,538,462
2024-25 Contract details by year 39 $1,000,000 - - $7,538,462
2025-26 Free Agent Year 40   UFA  
Contract Notes:
  • No Move Clause
  • 82 Game 2012 Salary: $12,000,000
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2005-2006 Player Cash Earnings $942,000 - - $942,000
2006-2007 Player Cash Earnings $471,200 - - $942,000
2007-2008 Player Cash Earnings $942,000 - - $942,000
2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $10,000,000 - $12,000,000
2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $10,000,000 - $12,000,000
2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 $5,000,000 - $11,000,000
2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
2016-2017 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
5 seasons $44,355,200 $25,000,000 - $69,826,000

Cap Hit

AAV

Cash

  • Jan 14 2015

    Suspended 2 games for elbowing Steve Downie (PIT) in the head, forfeiting $81,058 in 2014-15 salary with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Jul 4 2012

    Signed a 13 year $98 million contract with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Jun 16 2008

    Signed a 4 year $14 million contract with Nashville (NAS)

  • Sep 8 2004

    Signed a 3 year $2.356 million contract with Nashville (NAS)

  • Jun 21 2003

    Drafted by Nashville (NAS): Round 1 (#7 overall)