What is the salary cap for each NHL team? What is the salary cap minimum figure? The maximum salary cap figure for the 2022-23 NHL season is $82.5 million. The minimum cap figure is $60.2 million. The cap maximum increased by $1 million from the 2021-22 season, the first rise in three years.
Can an NHL team exceed the salary cap? Performance bonuses count towards the cap, although there is a percentage that a team is allowed to go over the cap in order to pay bonuses. A team must still factor in possible bonus payments, however, which could go over that percentage.
Which NHL team has the highest salary?
Columbus Blue Jackets.
|Top paid player(s)||Lyle Odelein|
What is the current NHL cap? VANCOUVER — The NHL salary cap for the 2019-20 season will be $81.5 million, the League and NHL Players’ Association announced following the conclusion of the 2019 NHL Draft on Saturday.