NHL Coaches Salary 2022

American National Hockey League is very popular in the USA and worldwide. Every season many teams participate in this game. Every team consists of world-class players for the championship. They hired highly qualified coaches to guide the teams. Coaches have signed a periodical contract and they are paid a handsome salary by the franchise. We tried to find out all the information from many sources to give you an idea about the salaries and others of these professional coaches. Just have a glance.

NHL Coaches Salary 2022

Name Age Team Annual Salary
Joel Quenneville 63 Florida Panthers $5.25 million
Todd McLellan 54 Los Angeles Kings $5 million
Claude Julien 62 Montreal Canadiens $5 million
Alain Vigneault 61 Philadelphia Flyers $5 million
Alain Nasreddine 47 New Jersey Devils $5 million
Mike Sullivan 54 Pittsburgh Penguins $4.4 million
Dallas Eakins 55 Anaheim Ducks $4.3 million
Barry Trotz 60 New York Islanders $4 million
Ralph Krueger 63 Buffalo Sabres   $3.9 million
Jon Cooper 55 Tampa Bay Lightning $3.9 million
Bruce Cassidy 57 Boston Bruins $3 million
Paul Maurice 55 Winnipeg Jets $3 million
Peter DeBoer 54 Vegas Golden Knights $3 million
Dave Tippett 61 Edmonton Oilers $2.75 million
Rick Bowness 67 Dallas Stars $2.25 million
David Quinn 56 New York Rangers $2.4 million
Jared Bednar 50 Colorado Avalanche $2.2 million
Rod Brind’Amour 52 Carolina Hurricanes $2 million
John Tortorella 64 Columbus Blue Jackets $2 million
John Hynes 47 Nashville Predators $2.1 million
Rick Tocchet 58 Arizona Coyotes  $1.5 million
Jeremy Colliton 37 Chicago Blackhawks $1.5 million
Travis Green 51 Vancouver Canucks $1 million
D. J. Smith 45 Ottawa Senators  $950,000
Geoff Ward 60 Calgary Flames $900,000
Jeff Blashill 48 Detroit Red Wings $800,000
Sheldon Keefe 41 Toronto Maple Leafs $785.000
Todd Reirden 51 Washington Capitals $775,000
Dean Evason 58 Minnesota Wild $700.000
Craig Berube 56 St. Louis Blues $350,000
André Tourigny 48 Arizona Coyotes $275,000


Joel Quenneville has graved the top position in this list on the scale of salary. He signed a five years contract with Florida Panthers and they pay him $5.25 million per year. 63 aged Joel Quenneville paled for many renowned teams in the initial period of his career and earned fame. In 1996 he joined St. Louis Blues as a coach for the first time and coached there until 2004. Later he joined many other teams. Now he is working at Florida Panthers. 

Todd McLellan is the head coach of the Los Angeles Kings in the National Hockey League and is the second-highest paid coach in NHL. He signed a five years contract with the team Los Angeles Kings in 2019 which will run until 2025. His basic salary at Los Angeles Kings is $3.5 million in a year with a performance bonus of $1.5 million, reaching $5 million. Canadian McLellan began his coaching career in 1993 and served many teams such as San Jose Sharks and Edmonton Oilers. He is unparallel in his ground his disciples are being trained well to chase the upcoming season.

Claude Julien is a former ice hockey player who is the head coach of the Montreal Canadiens. Previously he was in charge as head coach of the New Jersey Devils and the Boston Buries. In 1997 he won the Memorial Cup and won the bronze medal as head coach of the Canadian Junior team. He joined Montreal Candian in 2003 and after a long break, he returned to Montreal in 2017. He has finished his 100th game with the team. He is also an assistant coach of the Canadian National Team. He earns $5 million a year at The Montreal Canadians.

Alain Vigneault began his coaching career at a very early age, after his retirement from playing he started the coaching profession in 1986 when he was only 25. Currently, he is the head coach of the Philadelphia Flyers. After fried from the New York Rangers he joined the Philadelphia Flyers in 2019. Since his joining he witness many victories of the team. The club pays him $5 million annually.

Above the information has been collected from many reliable sources like newspapers, TV news, article, athletes’ press conference, etc but the franchises may change any information.

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